Period
to 27 May 2020

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 27 May 2020 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
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 96 119
Rank change year-on-year +20 +23 -15
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 9 27 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds 0.82% 1.30% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.27% 8.16% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 10
Median daily rate £300 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.84% +2.70% +7.56%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £455 £450
% change year-on-year -28.57% +1.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £21.55 -

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 211 331 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.23% 15.93% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 226 203
Median daily rate £500 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £241 £258
90th Percentile £650 £581 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 22
Median hourly rate £57.50 £23.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +144.68% -41.25% +110.53%
10th Percentile £23.00 £10.40 £13.00
90th Percentile £63.40 £41.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% - -16.67%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Leeds

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cisco Certification in Leeds.

Daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Leeds

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cisco Certification in Leeds.

Hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Cisco Certification.

1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Line Management
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) WLAN
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 2 (22.22%) Meraki
6 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
6 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
6 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 1 (11.11%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (11.11%) Ruby
6 1 (11.11%) Huawei
6 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 1 (11.11%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) WLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Configuration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Support
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall Support
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Meraki
2 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) Huawei
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds