The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 68 73 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 40 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.75% 2.12% 2.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.60% 13.67% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 28 10
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £326
% change year-on-year
- +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+57.77% +12.50%
Cisco Certification
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
215 256 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.80% 15.49% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 155 86
Median daily rate £400 £386 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.48% +17.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £12.25 £17.77 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.06% +14.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Leeds region.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Leeds region.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 54 (90.00%) Cisco
2 46 (76.67%) CCNP
3 30 (50.00%) CCNA
4 26 (43.33%) Firewall
5 24 (40.00%) WAN
6 23 (38.33%) LAN
7 17 (28.33%) BGP
8 16 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (23.33%) VPN
10 13 (21.67%) Linux
10 13 (21.67%) VMware
10 13 (21.67%) Network Design
10 13 (21.67%) F5
10 13 (21.67%) Palo Alto
11 12 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (20.00%) CCIE
12 11 (18.33%) Windows
12 11 (18.33%) WLAN
12 11 (18.33%) EIGRP
12 11 (18.33%) OSPF
13 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 10 (16.67%) HP
13 10 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (16.67%) Network Security
14 9 (15.00%) Load Balancing
14 9 (15.00%) DNS
14 9 (15.00%) SQL
14 9 (15.00%) MPLS
14 9 (15.00%) CheckPoint

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (43.33%) Firewall
2 24 (40.00%) WAN
3 23 (38.33%) LAN
4 17 (28.33%) BGP
5 16 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (23.33%) VPN
7 12 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (18.33%) EIGRP
8 11 (18.33%) OSPF
8 11 (18.33%) WLAN
9 10 (16.67%) Network Security
10 9 (15.00%) DNS
10 9 (15.00%) MPLS
11 8 (13.33%) Internet
12 7 (11.67%) SSL
13 6 (10.00%) DMZ
13 6 (10.00%) VLAN
13 6 (10.00%) VoIP
14 5 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) MySQL
3 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) Big Data
4 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.67%) Informix
4 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) Hudson
1 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
1 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Games
2 2 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 21 (35.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 20 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Data Network Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Design Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Network Support
6 4 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Network Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) LAMP
2 3 (5.00%) Ajax
2 3 (5.00%) CSS
2 3 (5.00%) ebXML
2 3 (5.00%) REST
2 3 (5.00%) SOAP
2 3 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) DataPower
3 3 (5.00%) IVR
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.00%) PKI
3 3 (5.00%) Smartcard
4 2 (3.33%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.33%) Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.33%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.67%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Linux
2 11 (18.33%) Windows
3 7 (11.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.00%) Unix
5 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) CentOS
7 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Network Design
2 9 (15.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (11.67%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (10.00%) ITIL
5 5 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 5 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.00%) Information Security
7 3 (5.00%) Open Source
8 2 (3.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.33%) High Availability
8 2 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (3.33%) Migration
8 2 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (3.33%) Prototyping
8 2 (3.33%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) PHP
3 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.67%) Java
5 3 (5.00%) C++
5 3 (5.00%) Ruby
6 2 (3.33%) Perl
6 2 (3.33%) Python
6 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.67%) Lisp
7 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (76.67%) CCNP
2 30 (50.00%) CCNA
3 12 (20.00%) CCIE
4 5 (8.33%) CCDA
4 5 (8.33%) Degree
5 4 (6.67%) CCDP
5 4 (6.67%) MCSE
5 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.00%) RHCE
7 2 (3.33%) CCDE
7 2 (3.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.67%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.67%) CCSP
8 1 (1.67%) CCVP
8 1 (1.67%) CISSP
8 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) HL7
2 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.67%) ISO22301
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 10 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.67%) vCloud
3 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.67%) Docker
4 1 (1.67%) Squid
4 1 (1.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.67%) vSphere
4 1 (1.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.67%) OPNET
3 3 (5.00%) Graphite
3 3 (5.00%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (5.00%) Nagios
4 2 (3.33%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (3.33%) Grafana
4 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.67%) Ansible
5 1 (1.67%) Cacti
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.67%) Opsview
5 1 (1.67%) Puppet
5 1 (1.67%) Salt
5 1 (1.67%) SCCM
5 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 54 (90.00%) Cisco
2 13 (21.67%) F5
2 13 (21.67%) Palo Alto
2 13 (21.67%) VMware
3 10 (16.67%) HP
3 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (10.00%) Fortinet
5 6 (10.00%) IBM
5 6 (10.00%) Motorola
5 6 (10.00%) TippingPoint
6 5 (8.33%) Splunk
7 4 (6.67%) BMC
7 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.00%) Blue Coat
8 3 (5.00%) Citrix
9 2 (3.33%) Dell
9 2 (3.33%) Riverbed
9 2 (3.33%) ScanSafe
9 2 (3.33%) Veritas