Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 96 102
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 49 80 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.60% 2.22% 1.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.86% 16.00% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 42 56
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £352 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.68% +0.54% +7.69%
10th Percentile £200 £300 £214
90th Percentile £590 £574 £411
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £45.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -48.72% +200.00% -53.92%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 413 500 685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.52% 13.88% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 269 434
West Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £255
90th Percentile £553 £565 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 19 25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% -16.13% +1.64%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £16.79 £35.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £14.53 £15.50
% change year-on-year +0.81% -6.24% -

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in West Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in West Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in West Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in West Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -12 30 £425 +20.78% 8
Halifax - 9 £200 -
Wakefield -5 4 - -
Bradford +10 1 - -
Elland - 1 - -
Pudsey - 1 £430 -
Cisco Certification
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 48 (97.96%) Cisco
2 31 (63.27%) CCNP
3 26 (53.06%) Firewall
4 21 (42.86%) CCNA
5 17 (34.69%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
7 15 (30.61%) F5
8 11 (22.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (20.41%) LAN
9 10 (20.41%) WAN
9 10 (20.41%) ITIL
9 10 (20.41%) VMware
10 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
10 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
10 9 (18.37%) BGP
10 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
11 8 (16.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (16.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 8 (16.33%) vSphere
11 8 (16.33%) Finance
12 7 (14.29%) Telecoms
12 7 (14.29%) Network Design
12 7 (14.29%) EIGRP
12 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
12 7 (14.29%) Network Security
12 7 (14.29%) Fortinet
12 7 (14.29%) FortiGate
13 6 (12.24%) Load Balancing
13 6 (12.24%) CCIE
13 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Excel

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.08%) Confluence
3 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 3 (6.12%) PaaS
2 3 (6.12%) SaaS
3 2 (4.08%) Akamai
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (53.06%) Firewall
2 17 (34.69%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (22.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (20.41%) LAN
4 10 (20.41%) WAN
5 9 (18.37%) BGP
6 8 (16.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 8 (16.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (14.29%) EIGRP
7 7 (14.29%) Network Security
8 4 (8.16%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (8.16%) SNMP
9 3 (6.12%) Internet
9 3 (6.12%) VPN
9 3 (6.12%) Wireless
10 2 (4.08%) DNS
10 2 (4.08%) MPLS
10 2 (4.08%) OSPF
10 2 (4.08%) TACACS
10 2 (4.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.08%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.20%) Marketing
4 4 (8.16%) Electronics
5 2 (4.08%) Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
2 18 (36.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 18 (36.73%) Network Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Information Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Network Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Security Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Cisco Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) IP Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Switch Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
1 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
1 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Network Design
3 6 (12.24%) Load Balancing
4 5 (10.20%) Change Control
4 5 (10.20%) Information Security
4 5 (10.20%) Problem Management
4 5 (10.20%) Project Management
5 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.16%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (8.16%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.16%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
5 4 (8.16%) Resource Management
5 4 (8.16%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (8.16%) Service Management
6 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.12%) Data Management
6 3 (6.12%) Line Management
6 3 (6.12%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Java
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (63.27%) CCNP
2 21 (42.86%) CCNA
3 6 (12.24%) CCIE
4 5 (10.20%) CISSP
5 4 (8.16%) CCDP
5 4 (8.16%) MCSA
5 4 (8.16%) MCSE
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.12%) CCDA
6 3 (6.12%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) CISM
6 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.08%) AWS Certification
7 2 (4.08%) CCIP
7 2 (4.08%) CCSE
7 2 (4.08%) Degree
8 1 (2.04%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (2.04%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.33%) vSphere
3 5 (10.20%) VMware NSX
4 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.04%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 4 (8.16%) WMI
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (4.08%) Puppet
4 2 (4.08%) SCCM
4 2 (4.08%) Terraform
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.04%) Netcool
5 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (97.96%) Cisco
2 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
3 15 (30.61%) F5
4 10 (20.41%) VMware
5 7 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.16%) SAP
7 2 (4.08%) Imperva
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle
7 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.04%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.04%) Brocade
8 1 (2.04%) McAfee
8 1 (2.04%) Mercator
8 1 (2.04%) Qualys
8 1 (2.04%) Remedy
8 1 (2.04%) Sophos
8 1 (2.04%) Symantec
8 1 (2.04%) Trend Micro