Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 91 78
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13 -45
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 150 162 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.01% 3.00% 3.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.26% 12.80% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 148 147 250
Leeds median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% -8.60% +9.41%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,375 £55,000 £73,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.88%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 983 1266 1655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.73% 23.45% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 782 1097 1258
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -0.62% +0.63%
10th Percentile £23,525 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Leeds.

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Leeds

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT 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 job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 112 (74.67%) Cisco
2 111 (74.00%) CCNA
3 99 (66.00%) Firewall
4 77 (51.33%) CCNP
5 61 (40.67%) VMware
6 58 (38.67%) WAN
7 52 (34.67%) Microsoft
7 52 (34.67%) ITIL
8 47 (31.33%) LAN
9 46 (30.67%) MPLS
9 46 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 44 (29.33%) Linux
11 38 (25.33%) Windows
12 37 (24.67%) Network Security
13 36 (24.00%) BGP
14 34 (22.67%) VoIP
15 33 (22.00%) High Availability
16 32 (21.33%) TCP/IP
16 32 (21.33%) VPN
17 31 (20.67%) OSPF
17 31 (20.67%) Active Directory
17 31 (20.67%) Cisco ASA
18 30 (20.00%) CheckPoint
19 27 (18.00%) Juniper
19 27 (18.00%) VLAN
19 27 (18.00%) Data Centre
20 26 (17.33%) F5
21 25 (16.67%) Wireless
22 23 (15.33%) CCIE
23 19 (12.67%) Cisco IOS

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 13 (8.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (4.67%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.33%) CMS
5 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.33%) IIS
6 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 99 (66.00%) Firewall
2 58 (38.67%) WAN
3 47 (31.33%) LAN
4 46 (30.67%) MPLS
5 37 (24.67%) Network Security
6 36 (24.00%) BGP
7 34 (22.67%) VoIP
8 32 (21.33%) TCP/IP
8 32 (21.33%) VPN
9 31 (20.67%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (20.67%) OSPF
10 27 (18.00%) VLAN
11 25 (16.67%) Wireless
12 19 (12.67%) Cisco IOS
13 16 (10.67%) Spanning Tree
14 15 (10.00%) DNS
15 13 (8.67%) DHCP
15 13 (8.67%) SAN
16 12 (8.00%) SNMP
17 11 (7.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (7.33%) Finance
2 6 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.33%) Marketing
4 4 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.00%) Legal
6 2 (1.33%) Games
6 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (29.33%) Network Engineer
2 40 (26.67%) Analyst
3 30 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 29 (19.33%) Network Analyst
5 27 (18.00%) Security Analyst
6 21 (14.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 16 (10.67%) Network Security Analyst
8 13 (8.67%) Network Operations Engineer
8 13 (8.67%) Operations Engineer
9 12 (8.00%) Architect
10 11 (7.33%) IT Analyst
11 10 (6.67%) Network Specialist
11 10 (6.67%) Security Engineer
12 9 (6.00%) IT Support
12 9 (6.00%) IT Support Technician
12 9 (6.00%) IT Technician
12 9 (6.00%) Support Technician
13 8 (5.33%) Network Architect
14 7 (4.67%) Information Security Analyst
14 7 (4.67%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.33%) CSS
2 1 (0.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.67%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (8.67%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.33%) NHS
6 1 (0.67%) Clustering
6 1 (0.67%) CMDB
6 1 (0.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 44 (29.33%) Linux
2 38 (25.33%) Windows
3 19 (12.67%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.00%) Unix
6 6 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.00%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (34.67%) ITIL
2 33 (22.00%) High Availability
3 15 (10.00%) Information Security
3 15 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 14 (9.33%) Proactive Monitoring
4 14 (9.33%) Project Management
5 13 (8.67%) Presales
6 12 (8.00%) Patch Management
7 11 (7.33%) Change Control
8 10 (6.67%) Network Design
8 10 (6.67%) SIEM
9 8 (5.33%) Change Management
10 7 (4.67%) Data Protection
11 6 (4.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.00%) Incident Management
11 6 (4.00%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.00%) Network Architecture
11 6 (4.00%) Network Management
11 6 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (3.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.67%) Python
2 6 (4.00%) SQL
3 4 (2.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.33%) C
5 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 111 (74.00%) CCNA
2 77 (51.33%) CCNP
3 23 (15.33%) CCIE
4 18 (12.00%) CISSP
5 16 (10.67%) CCIP
5 16 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (10.00%) CCDA
7 14 (9.33%) CISM
7 14 (9.33%) MCSE
8 10 (6.67%) CCSP
8 10 (6.67%) JNCIP
9 9 (6.00%) CEH
9 9 (6.00%) CISA
9 9 (6.00%) MCSA
10 8 (5.33%) SSCP
11 7 (4.67%) JNCIA
11 7 (4.67%) SC Cleared
11 7 (4.67%) Security Cleared
12 6 (4.00%) Degree
12 6 (4.00%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 5 (3.33%) SLA
4 1 (0.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 46 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (20.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (7.33%) vSphere
4 7 (4.67%) VMware NSX
5 6 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (7.33%) WMI
2 6 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (4.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 6 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.67%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.67%) Nagios
3 4 (2.67%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.33%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.67%) SCCM
5 1 (0.67%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.67%) SCOM
5 1 (0.67%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 112 (74.67%) Cisco
2 61 (40.67%) VMware
3 52 (34.67%) Microsoft
4 30 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 27 (18.00%) Juniper
6 26 (17.33%) F5
7 19 (12.67%) HP
8 9 (6.00%) Brocade
8 9 (6.00%) Palo Alto
8 9 (6.00%) Red Hat
9 7 (4.67%) Aruba
9 7 (4.67%) Avaya
9 7 (4.67%) Fortinet
9 7 (4.67%) SolarWinds
10 6 (4.00%) Meraki
10 6 (4.00%) Ubiquiti
11 4 (2.67%) Extreme Networks
12 3 (2.00%) ArcSight
12 3 (2.00%) LogRhythm
12 3 (2.00%) Splunk