The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 77 102 117
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +15
Contract jobs citing CCNA 46 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.87% 1.02% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.51% 3.75% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 6 4
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.10% +41.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £411 £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £280 £259
% change year-on-year
+15.17% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £23.75 - £200.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.88 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-0.69% -14.28%
CCNA
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
707 693 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.73% 27.14% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 277 248
Average daily rate £375 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -65.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.76 £13.50 £48.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £31.00 £200.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNA across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +8 12 £225 -25.00%
Reading +19 11 £425 - 3
Slough +13 10 £375 -1.63% 5
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Newbury - - - - 2
CCNA
South East

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CCNA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCNA.

1 78 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (84.62%) Cisco
3 35 (44.87%) CCNP
4 32 (41.03%) Telecoms
5 25 (32.05%) Firewall
6 24 (30.77%) Juniper
7 22 (28.21%) Security Cleared
8 20 (25.64%) DNS
8 20 (25.64%) WAN
9 19 (24.36%) LAN
10 18 (23.08%) Linux
11 17 (21.79%) Windows
12 16 (20.51%) SC Cleared
13 15 (19.23%) UNIX
13 15 (19.23%) VPN
13 15 (19.23%) Ethernet
14 14 (17.95%) Degree
15 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
15 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (16.67%) VoIP
16 12 (15.38%) Java
17 11 (14.10%) Perl
17 11 (14.10%) ITIL
17 11 (14.10%) Nortel
17 11 (14.10%) CCIP
17 11 (14.10%) SLA
18 10 (12.82%) MCSE
18 10 (12.82%) MPLS
19 9 (11.54%) CheckPoint
19 9 (11.54%) Internet

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CCNA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.41%) MS Office
3 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.05%) Firewall
2 20 (25.64%) WAN
2 20 (25.64%) DNS
3 19 (24.36%) LAN
4 15 (19.23%) Ethernet
4 15 (19.23%) VPN
5 13 (16.67%) VoIP
6 10 (12.82%) MPLS
7 9 (11.54%) Internet
8 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
9 6 (7.69%) BGP
9 6 (7.69%) ISDN
9 6 (7.69%) DHCP
9 6 (7.69%) HTTP
10 5 (6.41%) RTP
10 5 (6.41%) OSPF
10 5 (6.41%) Network Security
10 5 (6.41%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (5.13%) LTE
11 4 (5.13%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 32 (41.03%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.26%) Finance
3 7 (8.97%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Billing
5 1 (1.28%) Local Government
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 7 (8.97%) Support Engineer
2 7 (8.97%) Project Engineer
2 7 (8.97%) IP Engineer
3 6 (7.69%) NOC Engineer
4 5 (6.41%) Network Support
4 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (6.41%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (6.41%) Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) Test Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Service Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Project Analyst
7 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Technician
7 2 (2.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.56%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (2.56%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) SOAP
2 5 (6.41%) .NET
3 2 (2.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.56%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.28%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.08%) Linux
2 17 (21.79%) Windows
3 15 (19.23%) UNIX
4 8 (10.26%) Solaris
4 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.41%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.28%) HPUX
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.10%) ITIL
2 4 (5.13%) Change Management
2 4 (5.13%) Incident Management
2 4 (5.13%) Network Management
2 4 (5.13%) Fault Management
3 3 (3.85%) Service Delivery
3 3 (3.85%) Load Balancing
3 3 (3.85%) Problem Management
3 3 (3.85%) Release Management
3 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (3.85%) Workflow
3 3 (3.85%) Migration
3 3 (3.85%) Network Design
3 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2
3 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
3 3 (3.85%) Project Management
4 2 (2.56%) Service Management
4 2 (2.56%) Test Management
4 2 (2.56%) Test Scripting
4 2 (2.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.38%) Java
2 11 (14.10%) Perl
3 5 (6.41%) C#
3 5 (6.41%) C++
4 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (1.28%) Python
5 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (44.87%) CCNP
3 22 (28.21%) Security Cleared
4 16 (20.51%) SC Cleared
5 14 (17.95%) Degree
6 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (14.10%) CCIP
8 10 (12.82%) MCSE
9 9 (11.54%) JNCIA
10 8 (10.26%) MCTS
10 8 (10.26%) CCIE
11 5 (6.41%) RHCE
11 5 (6.41%) CCVP
11 5 (6.41%) DV Cleared
12 3 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (3.85%) VCP4
12 3 (3.85%) VCAP
12 3 (3.85%) VCP5
12 3 (3.85%) MCITP
12 3 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.97%) NFS
3 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.85%) vSphere
4 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.85%) KVM
4 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) OpenView
1 2 (2.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 66 (84.62%) Cisco
2 24 (30.77%) Juniper
3 11 (14.10%) Nortel
4 9 (11.54%) CheckPoint
5 8 (10.26%) F5
6 7 (8.97%) Red Hat
6 7 (8.97%) Redknee
6 7 (8.97%) Citrix
6 7 (8.97%) Sun
7 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 6 (7.69%) Oracle
7 6 (7.69%) VMware
8 5 (6.41%) HP
9 3 (3.85%) Dell
10 2 (2.56%) Radware
10 2 (2.56%) Mitel
10 2 (2.56%) Crossbeam
11 1 (1.28%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.28%) Tandberg
11 1 (1.28%) Riverbed
Reading, Berkshire
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