Period
to 19 November 2019

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 19 November 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 Certification
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 116 105
Rank change year-on-year +25 -11 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 19 27 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.12% 1.14% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.01% 6.91% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 20
Leeds median daily rate £375 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% - +20.78%
10th Percentile £325 £305 £237
90th Percentile £475 £475 £599
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +17.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.33 £24.96 -
% change year-on-year -42.58% - -

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 271 391 298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.94% 16.50% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 254 181
Leeds median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £293 £275
90th Percentile £625 £625 £556
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 13
Leeds median hourly rate £34.00 £21.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -46.88% +223.23%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.50 £11.05
90th Percentile £66.50 £27.60 £40.80
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £14.20
% change year-on-year +14.29% +10.92% +9.23%

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 19 November 2019.

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 19 November 2019, 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 14 (73.68%) CCNP
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco
3 12 (63.16%) Firewall
4 9 (47.37%) WAN
5 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
6 7 (36.84%) Network Security
6 7 (36.84%) LAN
7 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (26.32%) AWS
8 5 (26.32%) Information Security
9 4 (21.05%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) CCIE
9 4 (21.05%) CCSP
9 4 (21.05%) OSPF
9 4 (21.05%) BGP
10 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
10 3 (15.79%) CISSP
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 3 (15.79%) CCNA
10 3 (15.79%) SLA
10 3 (15.79%) GIAC
10 3 (15.79%) Wireless
10 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (15.79%) Azure
10 3 (15.79%) Architectural Design
10 3 (15.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (15.79%) SANS

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 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) AWS
2 3 (15.79%) Azure
3 2 (10.53%) Basecamp
4 1 (5.26%) IaaS
4 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) WAN
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
3 7 (36.84%) Network Security
4 4 (21.05%) BGP
4 4 (21.05%) OSPF
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) Broadband
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) NAS
6 2 (10.53%) NX-OS
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) SMTP
6 2 (10.53%) SNMP
6 2 (10.53%) VoIP
7 1 (5.26%) VPN
7 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) WinDbg
2 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Security Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Handset
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) Architectural Design
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) SABSA
4 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) ISMS
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.53%) VBScript
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) CCNP
2 4 (21.05%) CCIE
2 4 (21.05%) CCSP
3 3 (15.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) CISSP
3 3 (15.79%) GIAC
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.79%) SANS
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Certification
4 2 (10.53%) CCDA
4 2 (10.53%) CCVP
4 2 (10.53%) DBS Check
4 2 (10.53%) ISSAP
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) CEH
5 1 (5.26%) MCSA
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) ISA Server
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Dell
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Sonus
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) Mitel
4 1 (5.26%) Veeam
4 1 (5.26%) VMware