The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 3 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 15 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 31.25% 2.38% 7.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 83.33% 12.50% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Median daily rate £353 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+47.72% -1.12%
Cisco Certification
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
18 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 37.50% 19.05% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 10
Median daily rate £330 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Bedford region.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 16 (94.12%) Network Security
2 15 (88.24%) Firewall
3 14 (82.35%) CheckPoint
4 13 (76.47%) LAN
4 13 (76.47%) WAN
4 13 (76.47%) Cisco
5 12 (70.59%) CCNA
6 11 (64.71%) CCNP
7 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
7 10 (58.82%) CCSA
8 8 (47.06%) Wireshark
8 8 (47.06%) tcpdump
8 8 (47.06%) Network Management
9 6 (35.29%) F5
9 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
10 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
10 4 (23.53%) Nessus
10 4 (23.53%) LogRhythm
10 4 (23.53%) Spanning Tree
10 4 (23.53%) Splunk
10 4 (23.53%) ArcSight
10 4 (23.53%) LogLogic
10 4 (23.53%) SIEM
10 4 (23.53%) Information Security
10 4 (23.53%) OSPF
10 4 (23.53%) BGP
10 4 (23.53%) CISSP
10 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Scanning

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) Network Security
2 15 (88.24%) Firewall
3 13 (76.47%) LAN
3 13 (76.47%) WAN
4 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
5 8 (47.06%) tcpdump
5 8 (47.06%) Wireshark
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (23.53%) BGP
7 4 (23.53%) OSPF
7 4 (23.53%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (11.76%) 802.11
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (11.76%) VoIP
8 2 (11.76%) Wireless
9 1 (5.88%) DMZ
9 1 (5.88%) SNA
9 1 (5.88%) VLAN
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Network Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Security Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) LAN Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Security Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) WAN Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Security Technical Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Security Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Network Management
2 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security
3 4 (23.53%) SIEM
3 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Network Design
6 1 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) CCNA
2 11 (64.71%) CCNP
3 10 (58.82%) CCSA
4 4 (23.53%) CISSP
5 2 (11.76%) CCDA
5 2 (11.76%) CCDP
5 2 (11.76%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) CheckPoint
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) F5
4 4 (23.53%) ArcSight
4 4 (23.53%) LogLogic
4 4 (23.53%) LogRhythm
4 4 (23.53%) Splunk
5 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
5 3 (17.65%) Juniper
5 3 (17.65%) Tripwire
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
6 2 (11.76%) IronPort
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Sourcefire
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.88%) Riverbed