The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 71 79 78
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 44 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.16% 1.47% 1.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.15% 9.74% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 8
Average daily rate £375 £370 £236
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +56.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £319 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £473 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+106.83% -12.62%
Cisco Certification
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
362 267 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.81% 15.12% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 191 124
Average daily rate £400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £247 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £18.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 30 £375 +1.35% 14
Halifax - 5 £375 - 1
Wakefield +2 3 £208 - 1
Bradford +4 1 £275 -21.42% 1
Cisco Certification
Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification.

1 76 (90.48%) Cisco
2 56 (66.67%) CCNP
3 53 (63.10%) Firewall
4 41 (48.81%) CCNA
5 29 (34.52%) LAN
5 29 (34.52%) ITIL
5 29 (34.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 26 (30.95%) WAN
7 23 (27.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (26.19%) Microsoft
9 20 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (19.05%) CISSP
10 16 (19.05%) BGP
11 15 (17.86%) Network Security
12 14 (16.67%) Incident Management
12 14 (16.67%) Data Centre
12 14 (16.67%) MCSA
12 14 (16.67%) CEH
13 13 (15.48%) PCI DSS
14 12 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
14 12 (14.29%) F5
14 12 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
14 12 (14.29%) Windows
14 12 (14.29%) TCP/IP
14 12 (14.29%) HP
15 11 (13.10%) EIGRP
15 11 (13.10%) CheckPoint
15 11 (13.10%) OSPF
15 11 (13.10%) VoIP
15 11 (13.10%) Security Management

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Office
2 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (63.10%) Firewall
2 29 (34.52%) Cisco Nexus
2 29 (34.52%) LAN
3 26 (30.95%) WAN
4 20 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (19.05%) BGP
6 15 (17.86%) Network Security
7 12 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 11 (13.10%) EIGRP
8 11 (13.10%) OSPF
8 11 (13.10%) VoIP
9 10 (11.90%) VPN
10 9 (10.71%) MPLS
10 9 (10.71%) Wireless
11 8 (9.52%) DNS
11 8 (9.52%) Ethernet
11 8 (9.52%) FCoE
11 8 (9.52%) Internet
12 6 (7.14%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) Informix
1 3 (3.57%) MySQL
1 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
1 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.19%) Redis
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.19%) Hudson
1 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.19%) JIRA
1 1 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 6 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.95%) Finance
3 4 (4.76%) Games
4 2 (2.38%) Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Electronics
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 23 (27.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 22 (26.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (16.67%) Security Specialist
5 6 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.76%) Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Network Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Network Support
8 3 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Systems Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Telephony Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) Middleware
2 1 (1.19%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.19%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.57%) NHS
3 3 (3.57%) PKI
4 2 (2.38%) Clustering
4 2 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.19%) e-Health
5 1 (1.19%) Life Science
5 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Windows
2 9 (10.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.95%) Linux
3 5 (5.95%) Windows 8
4 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.38%) Unix
6 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) ITIL
2 14 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 12 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 11 (13.10%) Security Management
5 10 (11.90%) Data Security
5 10 (11.90%) DDoS Mitigation
6 8 (9.52%) WAN Optimisation
7 7 (8.33%) Network Design
8 6 (7.14%) Computer Security
8 6 (7.14%) High Availability
8 6 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 5 (5.95%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (5.95%) Project Management
10 4 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (3.57%) Load Balancing
11 3 (3.57%) Strategic Planning
12 2 (2.38%) Service Delivery
13 1 (1.19%) Change Management
13 1 (1.19%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.33%) SQL
2 5 (5.95%) Bash Shell
2 5 (5.95%) Perl
2 5 (5.95%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.57%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 56 (66.67%) CCNP
2 41 (48.81%) CCNA
3 23 (27.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (19.05%) CISSP
5 14 (16.67%) CEH
5 14 (16.67%) MCSA
6 10 (11.90%) CCIE
7 8 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (7.14%) CCDP
8 6 (7.14%) MCSE
9 4 (4.76%) CCNP Voice
9 4 (4.76%) CCSP
9 4 (4.76%) MCITP
9 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.57%) CISA
10 3 (3.57%) MCTS
10 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.19%) CISMP
12 1 (1.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.48%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.76%) ISO 9000
3 3 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.95%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.57%) vCloud
5 2 (2.38%) Firmware
6 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.38%) Cacti
3 2 (2.38%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.38%) Graphite
3 2 (2.38%) Nagios
3 2 (2.38%) Opsview
4 1 (1.19%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.19%) OpenView
4 1 (1.19%) SCCM
4 1 (1.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 76 (90.48%) Cisco
2 22 (26.19%) Microsoft
3 12 (14.29%) F5
3 12 (14.29%) HP
4 11 (13.10%) CheckPoint
5 10 (11.90%) Palo Alto
6 8 (9.52%) Meraki
6 8 (9.52%) Riverbed
6 8 (9.52%) SolarWinds
7 7 (8.33%) VMware
8 5 (5.95%) Oracle
9 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.19%) Aruba
10 1 (1.19%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.19%) Juniper
10 1 (1.19%) Remedy
10 1 (1.19%) SAP
10 1 (1.19%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.19%) Symantec
10 1 (1.19%) Veritas