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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 31 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 4 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.44% 2.88% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.38% 10.98% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 3
Median daily rate £415 £406 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +72.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £285 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £243
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £40.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-37.03% +82.02%

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
26 82 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.35% 26.28% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 49 21
Median daily rate £375 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 23 3
Median hourly rate £10.30 £45.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.11% +157.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

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
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
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +7 1 - -
Cisco Certification
East of England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 27 (79.41%) Cisco
1 27 (79.41%) Firewall
2 23 (67.65%) CheckPoint
3 22 (64.71%) WAN
4 21 (61.76%) Network Security
5 20 (58.82%) LAN
6 19 (55.88%) CCNP
7 18 (52.94%) CCNA
8 14 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (38.24%) CCSA
10 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
11 11 (32.35%) Wireshark
11 11 (32.35%) tcpdump
12 10 (29.41%) Network Management
12 10 (29.41%) PCI DSS
13 9 (26.47%) Fortinet
13 9 (26.47%) F5
13 9 (26.47%) OSPF
14 8 (23.53%) BGP
15 7 (20.59%) Nessus
15 7 (20.59%) Information Security
15 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
15 7 (20.59%) CISSP
15 7 (20.59%) Splunk
15 7 (20.59%) ArcSight
15 7 (20.59%) LogLogic
15 7 (20.59%) SIEM
15 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 7 (20.59%) LogRhythm

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 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) PaaS
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (79.41%) Firewall
2 22 (64.71%) WAN
3 21 (61.76%) Network Security
4 20 (58.82%) LAN
5 14 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
7 11 (32.35%) tcpdump
7 11 (32.35%) Wireshark
8 9 (26.47%) OSPF
9 8 (23.53%) BGP
10 7 (20.59%) Spanning Tree
11 5 (14.71%) VPN
12 4 (11.76%) Wireless
13 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (8.82%) EIGRP
13 3 (8.82%) HSRP
13 3 (8.82%) MPLS
13 3 (8.82%) NetScaler
13 3 (8.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Network Engineer
2 13 (38.24%) Network Security Engineer
2 13 (38.24%) Security Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Information Security Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Security Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Network Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Network Technical Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Security Technical Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Security Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) VMware Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Network Management
2 7 (20.59%) Information Security
2 7 (20.59%) SIEM
2 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 6 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.94%) High Availability
6 1 (2.94%) Internal Audit
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.94%) Service Design
6 1 (2.94%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) CCNP
2 18 (52.94%) CCNA
3 13 (38.24%) CCSA
4 7 (20.59%) CISSP
5 5 (14.71%) CCIE
6 3 (8.82%) CCDE
6 3 (8.82%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.94%) CCIP
7 1 (2.94%) CCSE
7 1 (2.94%) CCSP
7 1 (2.94%) MCP
7 1 (2.94%) MCSA
7 1 (2.94%) MCSE
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Nessus
2 3 (8.82%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Cisco
2 23 (67.65%) CheckPoint
3 9 (26.47%) F5
3 9 (26.47%) Fortinet
4 7 (20.59%) ArcSight
4 7 (20.59%) LogLogic
4 7 (20.59%) LogRhythm
4 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) Splunk
5 6 (17.65%) Juniper
6 5 (14.71%) Tripwire
7 4 (11.76%) VMware
8 3 (8.82%) Citrix
8 3 (8.82%) Meru Networks
9 2 (5.88%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.94%) Intel
10 1 (2.94%) Mitel
10 1 (2.94%) NetApp
10 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds