The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 30 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.40% 1.86% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.33% 7.41% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £350 £350 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +68.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £270 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £440 £230
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £31.69 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-13.59% +62.50%

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

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30 81 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.49% 25.08% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 48 25
Median daily rate £425 £370 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £245 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 19 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +111.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) CCNP
3 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (60.00%) WAN
3 9 (60.00%) LAN
4 8 (53.33%) CCNA
5 7 (46.67%) Network Security
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (33.33%) CCSA
7 4 (26.67%) OSPF
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
8 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (20.00%) tcpdump
8 3 (20.00%) Network Management
8 3 (20.00%) F5
8 3 (20.00%) CCIE
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
8 3 (20.00%) Citrix
8 3 (20.00%) VMware
8 3 (20.00%) VLAN
8 3 (20.00%) Fortinet
8 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
9 2 (13.33%) Mitel
9 2 (13.33%) Nessus
9 2 (13.33%) Information Security
9 2 (13.33%) BGP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) LAN
2 9 (60.00%) WAN
3 7 (46.67%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (26.67%) OSPF
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) tcpdump
6 3 (20.00%) VLAN
6 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
7 2 (13.33%) BGP
7 2 (13.33%) DHCP
7 2 (13.33%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (13.33%) VoIP
7 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 2 (13.33%) Wireless
8 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
8 1 (6.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Network Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Network Management
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (13.33%) SIEM
2 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Service Design
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CCNP
2 8 (53.33%) CCNA
3 5 (33.33%) CCSA
4 3 (20.00%) CCIE
5 2 (13.33%) CISSP
6 1 (6.67%) CCDE
6 1 (6.67%) CCIP
6 1 (6.67%) CCSE
6 1 (6.67%) CCSP
6 1 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (6.67%) MCP
6 1 (6.67%) MCSA
6 1 (6.67%) MCSE
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nessus
2 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) LogLogic
5 2 (13.33%) LogRhythm
5 2 (13.33%) Mitel
5 2 (13.33%) Splunk
6 1 (6.67%) Meru Networks
6 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Tripwire