The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 90 103 113
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Contract jobs citing CCNA 36 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.43% 1.06% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.04% 4.17% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 5
Average daily rate
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£275 £321 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.33% +23.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £224 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £381 £272
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £289 £250
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +15.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £23.75 - £200.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.68%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
714 624 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.42% 25.51% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 244 261
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £189 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 5
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.03% -35.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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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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
Bracknell +13 12 £231 -22.91%
Reading +15 9 £438 - 3
Slough +6 6 £375 +27.65% 6
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 2
Newbury - - - -
CCNA
South East

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 73 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (86.30%) Cisco
3 30 (41.10%) CCNP
3 30 (41.10%) Telecoms
4 24 (32.88%) Firewall
4 24 (32.88%) Security Cleared
5 21 (28.77%) Juniper
6 19 (26.03%) WAN
6 19 (26.03%) Windows
7 18 (24.66%) LAN
7 18 (24.66%) VPN
8 17 (23.29%) DNS
8 17 (23.29%) SC Cleared
9 16 (21.92%) Ethernet
9 16 (21.92%) Linux
10 14 (19.18%) VoIP
10 14 (19.18%) Active Directory
10 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (16.44%) CCIP
12 11 (15.07%) Nortel
12 11 (15.07%) UNIX
12 11 (15.07%) MPLS
12 11 (15.07%) Degree
13 10 (13.70%) MCSE
13 10 (13.70%) ITIL
14 9 (12.33%) Java
14 9 (12.33%) SLA
14 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (12.33%) Internet
14 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (6.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.37%) Lync
2 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.85%) MS Office
3 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.88%) Firewall
2 19 (26.03%) WAN
3 18 (24.66%) LAN
3 18 (24.66%) VPN
4 17 (23.29%) DNS
5 16 (21.92%) Ethernet
6 14 (19.18%) VoIP
7 11 (15.07%) MPLS
8 9 (12.33%) Internet
9 8 (10.96%) OSPF
9 8 (10.96%) BGP
9 8 (10.96%) TCP/IP
10 6 (8.22%) DHCP
10 6 (8.22%) ISDN
10 6 (8.22%) IPsec
10 6 (8.22%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (6.85%) xDSL
11 5 (6.85%) Network Security
11 5 (6.85%) HTTP
11 5 (6.85%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.11%) MySQL
General
1 30 (41.10%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.85%) Finance
3 4 (5.48%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Billing
5 1 (1.37%) Local Government
5 1 (1.37%) French Language
5 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) Network Engineer
2 8 (10.96%) NOC Engineer
3 7 (9.59%) Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Network Support
5 5 (6.85%) IP Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Project Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Test Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Project Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Technician
8 2 (2.74%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.74%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) .NET
2 4 (5.48%) SOAP
3 1 (1.37%) WAP
3 1 (1.37%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.74%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Windows
2 16 (21.92%) Linux
3 11 (15.07%) UNIX
4 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.85%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (6.85%) Solaris
6 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.37%) HPUX
8 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.70%) ITIL
2 4 (5.48%) Migration
2 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
2 4 (5.48%) Fault Management
3 3 (4.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (4.11%) Network Design
3 3 (4.11%) Change Management
3 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.11%) Workflow
3 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (2.74%) Project Management
4 2 (2.74%) Service Management
4 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2
4 2 (2.74%) Problem Management
4 2 (2.74%) Release Management
4 2 (2.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (2.74%) Test Management
4 2 (2.74%) Test Scripting
4 2 (2.74%) Time Management
4 2 (2.74%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) Java
2 8 (10.96%) Perl
3 5 (6.85%) C#
3 5 (6.85%) C++
4 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.11%) SQL
5 1 (1.37%) Python
5 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 73 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (41.10%) CCNP
3 24 (32.88%) Security Cleared
4 17 (23.29%) SC Cleared
5 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (16.44%) CCIP
7 11 (15.07%) Degree
8 10 (13.70%) MCSE
9 8 (10.96%) MCTS
10 7 (9.59%) CCIE
11 6 (8.22%) JNCIA
12 5 (6.85%) DV Cleared
12 5 (6.85%) CCVP
13 4 (5.48%) RHCE
13 4 (5.48%) MCITP
14 3 (4.11%) ISTQB
14 3 (4.11%) BC Cleared
14 3 (4.11%) VCP4
14 3 (4.11%) VCAP
14 3 (4.11%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 14 (19.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.48%) NFS
4 3 (4.11%) KVM
4 3 (4.11%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.11%) vSphere
4 3 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) OpenView
1 1 (1.37%) Netcool
Vendors
1 63 (86.30%) Cisco
2 21 (28.77%) Juniper
3 11 (15.07%) Nortel
4 9 (12.33%) F5
5 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.59%) CheckPoint
5 7 (9.59%) VMware
6 6 (8.22%) Citrix
6 6 (8.22%) Oracle
7 4 (5.48%) Sun
7 4 (5.48%) HP
7 4 (5.48%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.48%) Redknee
8 3 (4.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (2.74%) Mitel
9 2 (2.74%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.74%) Dell
10 1 (1.37%) Sybase
10 1 (1.37%) McAfee
10 1 (1.37%) Radware