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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 95 106 96
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing CCNA 30 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.16% 0.84% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.29% 3.51% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 8
Average daily rate
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£279 £255 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.31% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £201 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £359 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £180.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +323.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.82 £20.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-5.92% -37.50%
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
699 626 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.98% 23.79% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 269 160
Average daily rate £400 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £224 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 14
Average hourly rate £39.50 £16.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.87% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.10 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £134.10 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Slough 0 8 £283 +40.37% 1
Bracknell +6 7 £225 -
Reading +6 4 £246 -36.03% 7
Ascot - 1 £450 -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - - 3
Thatcham - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
CCNA
South East

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 76 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (75.00%) Cisco
3 50 (65.79%) CCNP
4 29 (38.16%) Telecoms
5 23 (30.26%) Firewall
5 23 (30.26%) Juniper
6 19 (25.00%) LAN
6 19 (25.00%) WAN
6 19 (25.00%) Ethernet
7 18 (23.68%) UNIX
8 17 (22.37%) Linux
8 17 (22.37%) BGP
9 16 (21.05%) ITIL
9 16 (21.05%) VPN
10 15 (19.74%) HP
10 15 (19.74%) MPLS
10 15 (19.74%) Security Cleared
11 14 (18.42%) SC Cleared
11 14 (18.42%) OSPF
11 14 (18.42%) SLA
12 13 (17.11%) Nortel
12 13 (17.11%) EIGRP
13 12 (15.79%) CCIP
13 12 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (14.47%) Fault Management
14 11 (14.47%) Network Management
14 11 (14.47%) Degree
14 11 (14.47%) Network Security
14 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
14 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.26%) Firewall
2 19 (25.00%) LAN
2 19 (25.00%) WAN
2 19 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 17 (22.37%) BGP
4 16 (21.05%) VPN
5 15 (19.74%) MPLS
6 14 (18.42%) OSPF
7 13 (17.11%) EIGRP
8 11 (14.47%) Network Security
8 11 (14.47%) TCP/IP
9 10 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (11.84%) VLAN
10 9 (11.84%) 3G
10 9 (11.84%) Internet
10 9 (11.84%) ADSL
11 8 (10.53%) RIP
11 8 (10.53%) DNS
11 8 (10.53%) 4G
12 7 (9.21%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) MS Access
General
1 29 (38.16%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.89%) Finance
3 5 (6.58%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 11 (14.47%) IP Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Support Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Security Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) IP Network Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Data Network Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Linux Support Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Windows Support Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Incident Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Linux Support
8 3 (3.95%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Cisco Expert
8 3 (3.95%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Design Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) WAP
2 5 (6.58%) SOAP
3 2 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
1 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.32%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) UNIX
2 17 (22.37%) Linux
3 12 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.58%) Windows
4 5 (6.58%) Solaris
5 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.26%) CentOS
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.05%) ITIL
2 11 (14.47%) Fault Management
2 11 (14.47%) Network Management
3 9 (11.84%) Migration
4 7 (9.21%) Change Management
5 6 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.26%) Release Management
6 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.26%) Network Design
7 3 (3.95%) Time Management
8 2 (2.63%) Change Control
9 1 (1.32%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.32%) MODAF
9 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.21%) Perl
2 5 (6.58%) Java
3 2 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (65.79%) CCNP
3 15 (19.74%) Security Cleared
4 14 (18.42%) SC Cleared
5 12 (15.79%) CCIP
6 11 (14.47%) Degree
7 8 (10.53%) HNC
8 7 (9.21%) CCSP
9 6 (7.89%) CCIE
9 6 (7.89%) CCSA
9 6 (7.89%) CCSE
9 6 (7.89%) BC Cleared
10 5 (6.58%) JNCIA
10 5 (6.58%) HND
11 4 (5.26%) CCENT
12 3 (3.95%) RHCSA
12 3 (3.95%) CCDP
12 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (3.95%) RHCE
12 3 (3.95%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.42%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) NFS
2 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) Firmware
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (2.63%) vCloud
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.32%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (1.32%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) OpenView
1 6 (7.89%) Netcool
2 5 (6.58%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (3.95%) Nagios
3 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 57 (75.00%) Cisco
2 23 (30.26%) Juniper
3 15 (19.74%) HP
4 13 (17.11%) Nortel
5 10 (13.16%) CheckPoint
6 9 (11.84%) F5
6 9 (11.84%) Citrix
7 8 (10.53%) Red Hat
8 6 (7.89%) Radware
8 6 (7.89%) Crossbeam
9 5 (6.58%) Redknee
9 5 (6.58%) Fortinet
9 5 (6.58%) VMware
9 5 (6.58%) Sun
10 3 (3.95%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.95%) Tufin
10 3 (3.95%) Remedy
10 3 (3.95%) Altiris
10 3 (3.95%) Cramer
10 3 (3.95%) Microsoft