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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 72 108 123
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +15
Contract jobs citing CCNA 49 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.02% 0.94% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.04% 3.58% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 3 3
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£270 £388 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.32% +49.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £280 £256
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +9.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £37.50 £200.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.33% -81.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £19.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.41%
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
696 671 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.72% 26.17% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 279 252
Average daily rate £375 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 11
Average hourly rate £17.07 £15.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% -55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.70 £20.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +12 14 £225 - 1
Slough +8 11 £375 -3.22% 4
Reading +17 10 £425 - 2
Newbury - 1 £235 - 2
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
CCNA
South East

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 80 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (85.00%) Cisco
3 37 (46.25%) CCNP
4 36 (45.00%) Telecoms
5 31 (38.75%) Juniper
6 23 (28.75%) Firewall
6 23 (28.75%) Security Cleared
7 20 (25.00%) Ethernet
8 19 (23.75%) DNS
9 18 (22.50%) Linux
9 18 (22.50%) SC Cleared
10 16 (20.00%) Degree
10 16 (20.00%) UNIX
10 16 (20.00%) WAN
10 16 (20.00%) Nortel
11 15 (18.75%) LAN
11 15 (18.75%) Windows
12 14 (17.50%) Java
12 14 (17.50%) CCIP
13 13 (16.25%) Mobile App
14 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (15.00%) Perl
15 11 (13.75%) ITIL
15 11 (13.75%) VPN
15 11 (13.75%) SLA
15 11 (13.75%) JNCIA
16 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
16 10 (12.50%) VoIP
16 10 (12.50%) Citrix

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Office
1 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.75%) Firewall
2 20 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 19 (23.75%) DNS
4 16 (20.00%) WAN
5 15 (18.75%) LAN
6 11 (13.75%) VPN
7 10 (12.50%) VoIP
7 10 (12.50%) Internet
7 10 (12.50%) MPLS
8 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
9 8 (10.00%) Network Security
10 7 (8.75%) BGP
11 6 (7.50%) TACACS
11 6 (7.50%) ISDN
11 6 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (6.25%) RTP
12 5 (6.25%) BIG-IP
12 5 (6.25%) DHCP
12 5 (6.25%) HTTP
12 5 (6.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.75%) MySQL
General
1 36 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Banking
3 2 (2.50%) Billing
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Network Engineer
2 9 (11.25%) IP Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Project Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Security Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Test Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Data Network Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Network Support
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Project Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Service Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) SOAP
2 5 (6.25%) .NET
3 4 (5.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Mobile App
2 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.75%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.50%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Linux
2 16 (20.00%) UNIX
3 15 (18.75%) Windows
4 9 (11.25%) Solaris
4 9 (11.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.75%) ITIL
2 7 (8.75%) Fault Management
3 6 (7.50%) Network Management
4 5 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.25%) Change Management
5 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.75%) Workflow
5 3 (3.75%) Migration
5 3 (3.75%) E-Commerce
5 3 (3.75%) Load Balancing
5 3 (3.75%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.75%) Release Management
5 3 (3.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.75%) Coaching
5 3 (3.75%) Time Management
5 3 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.50%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.50%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.50%) Java
2 12 (15.00%) Perl
3 5 (6.25%) C#
3 5 (6.25%) C++
4 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.25%) SQL
5 1 (1.25%) Python
5 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 80 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (46.25%) CCNP
3 23 (28.75%) Security Cleared
4 18 (22.50%) SC Cleared
5 16 (20.00%) Degree
6 14 (17.50%) CCIP
7 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (13.75%) JNCIA
9 9 (11.25%) MCSE
10 8 (10.00%) MCTS
11 7 (8.75%) RHCE
12 5 (6.25%) CCVP
12 5 (6.25%) CCIE
12 5 (6.25%) DV Cleared
13 4 (5.00%) CCENT
13 4 (5.00%) CCSP
13 4 (5.00%) CCSE
13 4 (5.00%) CCSA
14 3 (3.75%) CCDP
14 3 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.25%) NFS
3 6 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.75%) vSphere
4 3 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.75%) KVM
4 3 (3.75%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.25%) Snort
5 1 (1.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) OpenView
1 4 (5.00%) Netcool
2 1 (1.25%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 68 (85.00%) Cisco
2 31 (38.75%) Juniper
3 16 (20.00%) Nortel
4 10 (12.50%) Citrix
5 9 (11.25%) Red Hat
5 9 (11.25%) CheckPoint
5 9 (11.25%) Sun
5 9 (11.25%) HP
5 9 (11.25%) Redknee
6 8 (10.00%) F5
7 6 (7.50%) VMware
7 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (6.25%) Oracle
9 4 (5.00%) Crossbeam
9 4 (5.00%) Radware
10 3 (3.75%) Dell
11 2 (2.50%) Cramer
11 2 (2.50%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.25%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.25%) Tandberg
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Rate: £200 per day
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago