Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 96 106
Rank change year-on-year -56 +10 -41
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 51 149 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.23% 3.02% 2.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.92% 14.86% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 44 149 161
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,950 £30,000
90th Percentile £54,875 £57,500 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - -5.56%

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 644 1,003 1,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.56% 20.36% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 515 780 1,066
Leeds median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £24,875
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -

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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 36 (70.59%) Cisco
2 31 (60.78%) CCNA
3 28 (54.90%) CCNP
4 27 (52.94%) Firewall
5 19 (37.25%) VMware
6 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 18 (35.29%) Windows
7 16 (31.37%) WAN
7 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
8 15 (29.41%) Wireless
8 15 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
10 13 (25.49%) Linux
10 13 (25.49%) ITIL
10 13 (25.49%) MPLS
10 13 (25.49%) F5
11 12 (23.53%) Network Security
11 12 (23.53%) VLAN
11 12 (23.53%) BGP
11 12 (23.53%) Juniper
11 12 (23.53%) LAN
12 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (19.61%) Windows Server
13 10 (19.61%) VPN
14 9 (17.65%) DNS
14 9 (17.65%) DHCP
14 9 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (15.69%) Cybersecurity
15 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
15 8 (15.69%) Load Balancing

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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Office 365
2 3 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.96%) IaaS
4 1 (1.96%) PaaS
4 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (52.94%) Firewall
2 16 (31.37%) WAN
3 15 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (29.41%) Wireless
4 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
5 13 (25.49%) MPLS
6 12 (23.53%) BGP
6 12 (23.53%) LAN
6 12 (23.53%) Network Security
6 12 (23.53%) VLAN
7 10 (19.61%) VPN
8 9 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (17.65%) DHCP
8 9 (17.65%) DNS
9 8 (15.69%) EIGRP
10 6 (11.76%) Cisco Firepower
10 6 (11.76%) IPsec
10 6 (11.76%) WLAN
11 5 (9.80%) VoIP
12 4 (7.84%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) Power BI
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (11.76%) Marketing
1 6 (11.76%) Retail
2 3 (5.88%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Support Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Network Support
3 7 (13.73%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Security Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Juniper Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Juniper Support
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Cyberattack
4 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.96%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.96%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.96%) EPoS
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.96%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Linux
3 10 (19.61%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.96%) HPUX
5 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) ITIL
2 8 (15.69%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (15.69%) Load Balancing
3 5 (9.80%) Coaching
3 5 (9.80%) High Availability
3 5 (9.80%) Information Security
3 5 (9.80%) Performance Management
4 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
4 4 (7.84%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (7.84%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (7.84%) Time Management
4 4 (7.84%) Web Filtering
5 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.88%) Security Management
5 3 (5.88%) SIEM
5 3 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 31 (60.78%) CCNA
2 28 (54.90%) CCNP
3 6 (11.76%) Degree
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.84%) CCIE
4 4 (7.84%) MCSE
4 4 (7.84%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (5.88%) JNCIA
5 3 (5.88%) MCSA
5 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (3.92%) CCIP
6 2 (3.92%) CCSP
6 2 (3.92%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.92%) MCITP
6 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.96%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.96%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) GDPR
1 6 (11.76%) PMO
2 5 (9.80%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.84%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (3.92%) vSphere
6 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.96%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.96%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.96%) Iperf
2 1 (1.96%) Nagios
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) SmoothWall
2 1 (1.96%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 36 (70.59%) Cisco
2 19 (37.25%) VMware
3 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
4 13 (25.49%) F5
5 12 (23.53%) Juniper
6 8 (15.69%) CheckPoint
7 5 (9.80%) HP
8 4 (7.84%) Citrix
8 4 (7.84%) Fortinet
8 4 (7.84%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.88%) Aruba
9 3 (5.88%) Brocade
9 3 (5.88%) Ubiquiti
10 2 (3.92%) AlienVault
10 2 (3.92%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (3.92%) Gemalto
10 2 (3.92%) Imperva
10 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto
10 2 (3.92%) Verint
10 2 (3.92%) WatchGuard