Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 2018 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 129 134
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 +22
Contract jobs citing CCIE 7 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.30% 0.27% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.79% 2.01% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Leeds median daily rate £425 £538 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.93% +65.38% -18.75%
10th Percentile £323 £395 £300
90th Percentile £438 £675 £384
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £538 £375
% change year-on-year -20.93% +43.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 391 298 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.50% 13.42% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 181 216
Leeds median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £293 £275 £263
90th Percentile £625 £556 £570
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 10
Leeds median hourly rate £21.25 £40.00 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.88% +223.23% -19.51%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.05 £12.01
90th Percentile £27.60 £40.80 £14.91
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.20 £13.00
% change year-on-year +10.92% +9.23% -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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) F5
4 4 (57.14%) High Availability
4 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 4 (57.14%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Network Design
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (28.57%) SaaS
6 2 (28.57%) PaaS
6 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
6 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS

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 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) BGP
1 6 (85.71%) MPLS
1 6 (85.71%) OSPF
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (28.57%) NX-OS
4 2 (28.57%) VPLS
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Cisco Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Collaborative Working
1 4 (57.14%) High Availability
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
1 4 (57.14%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCSA
3 1 (14.29%) CCSE
3 1 (14.29%) CCSM
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam