Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 134 134
Rank change year-on-year +17 0 +15
Contract jobs citing CCIE 15 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.64% 0.092% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.76% 0.76% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Leeds median daily rate £425 £650 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.62% +100.00% -22.62%
10th Percentile £339 £375 £304
90th Percentile £525 £675 £373
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £650 £500
% change year-on-year -34.62% +30.00% +19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £30.00

CCIE is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 399 263 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.96% 12.06% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 161 179
Leeds median daily rate £450 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.97% -4.25%
10th Percentile £302 £275 £250
90th Percentile £625 £575 £532
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £406 £375
% change year-on-year +4.81% +8.13% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 11
Leeds median hourly rate £21.25 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.88% +220.00% -19.35%
10th Percentile £12.02 £11.11 £12.13
90th Percentile £28.20 £40.40 £14.91
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.53 £14.65 £13.00
% change year-on-year +5.97% +12.69% -16.13%

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing CCIE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in Leeds

CCIE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCIE in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIE in Leeds

CCIE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in Leeds over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCIE in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 14 (93.33%) CCNP
3 13 (86.67%) WAN
3 13 (86.67%) OSPF
3 13 (86.67%) BGP
4 12 (80.00%) MPLS
5 10 (66.67%) Firewall
5 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (60.00%) NX-OS
6 9 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (53.33%) VPLS
7 8 (53.33%) VPN
8 7 (46.67%) LAN
8 7 (46.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (46.67%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (33.33%) ITIL
9 5 (33.33%) Finance
9 5 (33.33%) IaaS
9 5 (33.33%) SaaS
9 5 (33.33%) PaaS
9 5 (33.33%) F5
10 4 (26.67%) High Availability
10 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
10 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
10 4 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree

CCIE
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (33.33%) IaaS
2 5 (33.33%) PaaS
2 5 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) BGP
1 13 (86.67%) OSPF
1 13 (86.67%) WAN
2 12 (80.00%) MPLS
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (60.00%) NX-OS
5 8 (53.33%) VPLS
5 8 (53.33%) VPN
6 7 (46.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (46.67%) LAN
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 3 (20.00%) VoIP
8 3 (20.00%) WLAN
9 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Network Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Engineering Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (26.67%) High Availability
3 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) Network Design
3 4 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Task Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Analytical Thinking
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (93.33%) CCNP
3 4 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCSA
4 1 (6.67%) CCSE
4 1 (6.67%) CCSM
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) CA
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) ProCurve
3 1 (6.67%) Veeam