Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 101 110
Rank change year-on-year -15 +9 -60
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 102 149 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.08% 2.82% 2.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.96% 12.35% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 95 119 175
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -14.44% -
10th Percentile £30,350 £23,100 £32,250
90th Percentile £59,500 £55,000 £70,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.79% -14.44% +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 787 1,206 1,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.07% 22.80% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 636 1,026 1,181
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,875 £26,250 £24,600
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT 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 permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 79 (77.45%) Cisco
2 66 (64.71%) Firewall
3 63 (61.76%) CCNA
4 61 (59.80%) CCNP
5 56 (54.90%) WAN
6 47 (46.08%) LAN
7 46 (45.10%) VMware
8 38 (37.25%) ITIL
9 33 (32.35%) Windows
9 33 (32.35%) MPLS
10 29 (28.43%) Linux
10 29 (28.43%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (25.49%) VoIP
11 26 (25.49%) Wireless
12 25 (24.51%) TCP/IP
13 24 (23.53%) Microsoft
14 23 (22.55%) F5
15 22 (21.57%) Load Balancing
16 21 (20.59%) BGP
17 19 (18.63%) VPN
17 19 (18.63%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (17.65%) High Availability
18 18 (17.65%) OSPF
19 17 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
19 17 (16.67%) Juniper
19 17 (16.67%) VLAN
19 17 (16.67%) Data Centre
20 16 (15.69%) Network Security
20 16 (15.69%) CheckPoint
21 15 (14.71%) Active Directory

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 6 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.96%) CMS
3 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 66 (64.71%) Firewall
2 56 (54.90%) WAN
3 47 (46.08%) LAN
4 33 (32.35%) MPLS
5 29 (28.43%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (25.49%) VoIP
6 26 (25.49%) Wireless
7 25 (24.51%) TCP/IP
8 21 (20.59%) BGP
9 19 (18.63%) VPN
10 18 (17.65%) OSPF
11 17 (16.67%) VLAN
12 16 (15.69%) Network Security
13 11 (10.78%) DNS
14 10 (9.80%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (9.80%) SAN
14 10 (9.80%) Spanning Tree
15 9 (8.82%) DHCP
16 8 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (7.84%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (8.82%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Marketing
3 4 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.96%) Retail
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Law
6 1 (0.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 16 (15.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (12.75%) Analyst
4 12 (11.76%) Architect
5 11 (10.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 10 (9.80%) Senior Network Engineer
7 9 (8.82%) Network Architect
7 9 (8.82%) Network Specialist
8 8 (7.84%) IT Analyst
8 8 (7.84%) Lead Network Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Network Operations Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Operations Engineer
9 7 (6.86%) Network Support
10 6 (5.88%) Network Analyst
10 6 (5.88%) Support Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (4.90%) Network Support Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) Security Analyst
11 5 (4.90%) Support Specialist
11 5 (4.90%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (0.98%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.86%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.96%) FMCG
6 1 (0.98%) CMDB
6 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.98%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 33 (32.35%) Windows
2 29 (28.43%) Linux
3 9 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.94%) Mac OS
7 3 (2.94%) Windows Vista
7 3 (2.94%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.96%) Unix
8 2 (1.96%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (37.25%) ITIL
2 22 (21.57%) Load Balancing
3 18 (17.65%) High Availability
4 12 (11.76%) Project Management
5 9 (8.82%) Presales
6 8 (7.84%) Change Management
6 8 (7.84%) E-Commerce
6 8 (7.84%) Network Architecture
7 7 (6.86%) Information Security
7 7 (6.86%) SIEM
8 5 (4.90%) ITSM
8 5 (4.90%) Network Design
8 5 (4.90%) Patch Management
8 5 (4.90%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.90%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.92%) Capacity Management
9 4 (3.92%) Coaching
9 4 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.92%) Network Management
9 4 (3.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.92%) C
2 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.94%) Python
2 3 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (61.76%) CCNA
2 61 (59.80%) CCNP
3 17 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (13.73%) CCIE
5 12 (11.76%) CCIP
5 12 (11.76%) MCSE
6 11 (10.78%) CCSP
7 9 (8.82%) MCSA
8 8 (7.84%) CCDA
9 7 (6.86%) JNCIA
9 7 (6.86%) SC Cleared
9 7 (6.86%) Security Cleared
10 6 (5.88%) CCSA
10 6 (5.88%) CISM
10 6 (5.88%) CISSP
10 6 (5.88%) Degree
11 5 (4.90%) CISA
11 5 (4.90%) JNCIP
11 5 (4.90%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (4.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) SLA
2 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 19 (18.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (14.71%) Active Directory
3 10 (9.80%) vSphere
4 5 (4.90%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.98%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.98%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (4.90%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (4.90%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (2.94%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.94%) Nagios
2 3 (2.94%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.98%) SCCM
3 1 (0.98%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.98%) SCOM
3 1 (0.98%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 79 (77.45%) Cisco
2 46 (45.10%) VMware
3 24 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 23 (22.55%) F5
5 17 (16.67%) Juniper
6 16 (15.69%) CheckPoint
7 13 (12.75%) SolarWinds
8 12 (11.76%) Avaya
9 11 (10.78%) HP
10 8 (7.84%) Genesys
10 8 (7.84%) Verint
11 7 (6.86%) Palo Alto
12 6 (5.88%) Aruba
12 6 (5.88%) Fortinet
12 6 (5.88%) Ubiquiti
13 5 (4.90%) Brocade
13 5 (4.90%) Extreme Networks
14 4 (3.92%) Meraki
15 3 (2.94%) LogRhythm
15 3 (2.94%) Splunk