The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 July 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 40 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 75 67 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.13% 4.19% 3.57%
As % of the Vendors category 15.12% 10.21% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 42 23
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £456 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -20.00%
Cisco
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
496 656 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.95% 41.00% 39.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 425 273
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £460 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 19 11
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +23.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 69 (52.67%) Firewall
2 54 (41.22%) VMware
3 47 (35.88%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (30.53%) CCNP
5 33 (25.19%) VPN
5 33 (25.19%) BGP
6 32 (24.43%) Network Security
7 31 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (23.66%) WAN
8 30 (22.90%) Windows
9 28 (21.37%) Linux
9 28 (21.37%) LAN
10 27 (20.61%) Palo Alto
11 26 (19.85%) CCNA
11 26 (19.85%) Microsoft
12 24 (18.32%) MPLS
12 24 (18.32%) OSPF
13 23 (17.56%) Citrix
13 23 (17.56%) F5
14 22 (16.79%) Cisco Nexus
14 22 (16.79%) CheckPoint
15 18 (13.74%) Windows Server
16 17 (12.98%) Data Centre
16 17 (12.98%) Active Directory
17 16 (12.21%) EMC
18 15 (11.45%) SQL
18 15 (11.45%) Cisco ASA
18 15 (11.45%) Fortinet
19 14 (10.69%) Reverse Proxy
19 14 (10.69%) SQL Server

Cisco
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 8 (6.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.05%) IIS
4 3 (2.29%) Apache
4 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.76%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (9.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.11%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.82%) Office 365
3 3 (2.29%) IaaS
4 2 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (52.67%) Firewall
2 33 (25.19%) BGP
2 33 (25.19%) VPN
3 32 (24.43%) Network Security
4 31 (23.66%) WAN
5 28 (21.37%) LAN
6 24 (18.32%) MPLS
6 24 (18.32%) OSPF
7 22 (16.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (11.45%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (10.69%) Internet
9 14 (10.69%) Reverse Proxy
10 12 (9.16%) FTP
10 12 (9.16%) VoIP
11 11 (8.40%) DNS
12 10 (7.63%) EIGRP
12 10 (7.63%) SAN
13 7 (5.34%) SSL
14 6 (4.58%) IPv6
14 6 (4.58%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.05%) MySQL
4 3 (2.29%) Informix
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.53%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.76%) Big Data
6 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.76%) QlikView
6 1 (0.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.58%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.05%) Travis CI
3 2 (1.53%) Hudson
3 2 (1.53%) JIRA
3 2 (1.53%) Subversion
4 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (9.92%) Finance
2 11 (8.40%) Games
2 11 (8.40%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.58%) Electronics
3 6 (4.58%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.58%) Marketing
4 2 (1.53%) iGaming
4 2 (1.53%) Law
4 2 (1.53%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (38.17%) Network Engineer
2 18 (13.74%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (9.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 12 (9.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (9.16%) Network Security Engineer
3 12 (9.16%) Security Engineer
3 12 (9.16%) Technical Leader
4 11 (8.40%) Architect
5 9 (6.87%) Analyst
6 8 (6.11%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (6.11%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) Cisco Architect
7 7 (5.34%) Design Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) VMware Architect
9 5 (3.82%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) Network Design Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.05%) AngularJS
1 4 (3.05%) Node.js
1 4 (3.05%) React
2 2 (1.53%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (1.53%) LAMP
2 2 (1.53%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (1.53%) Web Services
3 1 (0.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.98%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.58%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (3.82%) Clustering
3 5 (3.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (3.82%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.05%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (2.29%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.29%) IBM XIV
6 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.53%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.53%) DataPower
6 2 (1.53%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.53%) IVR
6 2 (1.53%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.76%) iSeries
7 1 (0.76%) PKI
7 1 (0.76%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.90%) Windows
2 28 (21.37%) Linux
3 18 (13.74%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.34%) Unix
5 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (9.92%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (9.16%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (8.40%) Information Assurance
3 11 (8.40%) Load Balancing
3 11 (8.40%) Network Design
4 8 (6.11%) ITIL
5 7 (5.34%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (4.58%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (4.58%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (4.58%) High Availability
6 6 (4.58%) Programme Management
6 6 (4.58%) Quality Management
7 5 (3.82%) DevOps
7 5 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.82%) Migration
7 5 (3.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (3.82%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (3.05%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.45%) SQL
2 10 (7.63%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.82%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.82%) Perl
4 5 (3.82%) Ruby
5 4 (3.05%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.29%) PHP
7 1 (0.76%) C
7 1 (0.76%) Java
7 1 (0.76%) Lisp
7 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (35.88%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (30.53%) CCNP
3 26 (19.85%) CCNA
4 12 (9.16%) CCIE
5 9 (6.87%) JNCIS
6 6 (4.58%) Security Cleared
6 6 (4.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.82%) CCDA
8 4 (3.05%) CCDP
8 4 (3.05%) Degree
9 3 (2.29%) CISSP
9 3 (2.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.53%) CCDE
10 2 (1.53%) CCSP
11 1 (0.76%) CCVP
11 1 (0.76%) CISA
11 1 (0.76%) CISM
11 1 (0.76%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.76%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.29%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) ISO22301
System Software
1 31 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (12.98%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.87%) VMware ESX
4 6 (4.58%) vCloud
4 6 (4.58%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.29%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.29%) VMware Server
5 3 (2.29%) vSphere
6 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.76%) Docker
7 1 (0.76%) Firmware
7 1 (0.76%) Squid
7 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.76%) XenApp
7 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) Puppet
2 7 (5.34%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.34%) SCCM
3 5 (3.82%) NetBackup
3 5 (3.82%) Opsview
4 4 (3.05%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (3.05%) Nagios
4 4 (3.05%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (3.05%) SCOM
5 3 (2.29%) Cacti
5 3 (2.29%) Graphite
5 3 (2.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.29%) OPNET
5 3 (2.29%) vRealize
6 2 (1.53%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.53%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.53%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (1.53%) Salt
6 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 54 (41.22%) VMware
2 27 (20.61%) Palo Alto
3 26 (19.85%) Microsoft
4 23 (17.56%) Citrix
4 23 (17.56%) F5
5 22 (16.79%) CheckPoint
6 16 (12.21%) EMC
7 15 (11.45%) Fortinet
8 14 (10.69%) HP
8 14 (10.69%) Juniper
9 13 (9.92%) Intel Security
9 13 (9.92%) Red Hat
10 10 (7.63%) NetApp
11 9 (6.87%) IBM
11 9 (6.87%) Sourcefire
12 7 (5.34%) Symantec
13 6 (4.58%) BMC
13 6 (4.58%) SAP
14 3 (2.29%) Motorola
14 3 (2.29%) Oracle
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