Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 January 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 Certification
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 104 87
Rank change year-on-year -4 -17 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 23 34 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.05% 1.42% 2.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.71% 10.40% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 49
Leeds median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £221 £259 £161
90th Percentile £649 £394 £420
West Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -3.57% -6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £30.00 -

Cisco Certification 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 264 327 577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.01% 13.65% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 183 371
Leeds median daily rate £414 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.33% -6.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £259 £250 £256
90th Percentile £555 £525 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £365 £390
% change year-on-year +9.59% -6.41% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 18
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +220.00% -19.35% +16.98%
10th Percentile £11.11 £12.13 £11.00
90th Percentile £40.40 £14.91 £31.98
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +12.69% -16.13% +19.23%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Leeds

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Leeds

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Leeds

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 16 (69.57%) CCNP
3 9 (39.13%) CCNA
3 9 (39.13%) Firewall
4 6 (26.09%) BGP
5 5 (21.74%) EIGRP
5 5 (21.74%) Windows
5 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (17.39%) F5
6 4 (17.39%) CEH
6 4 (17.39%) LAN
6 4 (17.39%) WAN
6 4 (17.39%) Linux
6 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
6 4 (17.39%) CCSP
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) VPN
6 4 (17.39%) CCSA
6 4 (17.39%) Information Security
7 3 (13.04%) Identity Management
7 3 (13.04%) CISSP
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (13.04%) CCDA
7 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
7 3 (13.04%) MCSE
7 3 (13.04%) MCSA
7 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
7 3 (13.04%) Network Security

Cisco Certification
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) BGP
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (21.74%) EIGRP
4 4 (17.39%) LAN
4 4 (17.39%) VPN
4 4 (17.39%) WAN
5 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (13.04%) Network Security
5 3 (13.04%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (8.70%) DNS
6 2 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (8.70%) OSPF
6 2 (8.70%) WLAN
7 1 (4.35%) DHCP
7 1 (4.35%) IPsec
7 1 (4.35%) MPLS
7 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) IT Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IP Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Information Security
3 3 (13.04%) Email Filtering
3 3 (13.04%) Identity Management
3 3 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.04%) Security Operations
3 3 (13.04%) Web Filtering
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Network Management
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source
5 1 (4.35%) Product Management
5 1 (4.35%) Security Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) CCNP
2 9 (39.13%) CCNA
3 4 (17.39%) CCSA
3 4 (17.39%) CCSP
3 4 (17.39%) CEH
4 3 (13.04%) CCDA
4 3 (13.04%) CISSP
4 3 (13.04%) MCSA
4 3 (13.04%) MCSE
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.70%) CCDP
5 2 (8.70%) CCIE
5 2 (8.70%) CCIP
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) CCSE
6 1 (4.35%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) FortiGate
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) F5
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.35%) McAfee
5 1 (4.35%) Qualys
5 1 (4.35%) Sophos
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec
5 1 (4.35%) Trend Micro