The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 53 40 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Contract jobs citing CCNA 16 30 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.09% 3.67% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.56% 15.15% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 3
Median daily rate £313 £330 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £260 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £342 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.78% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -2.35%
CCNA
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
187 198 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.44% 24.24% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 136 87
Median daily rate £375 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £26.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.23% -16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing CCNA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCNA 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco
3 14 (63.64%) Firewall
4 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
4 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
5 11 (50.00%) Juniper
5 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (36.36%) LAN
6 8 (36.36%) WAN
6 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
7 6 (27.27%) CCNP
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (22.73%) Network Security
9 4 (18.18%) Fault Management
9 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 4 (18.18%) F5
9 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 4 (18.18%) Degree
9 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (18.18%) VPN
10 3 (13.64%) SAS
10 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
10 3 (13.64%) Windows
10 3 (13.64%) PMP
10 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
10 3 (13.64%) Project Management
10 3 (13.64%) Presales
10 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (13.64%) Fortinet

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) SAS
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) LAN
2 8 (36.36%) WAN
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (22.73%) Network Security
4 4 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (9.09%) BGP
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (9.09%) OSPF
5 2 (9.09%) SAN
5 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.09%) VoIP
5 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.55%) DMVPN
6 1 (4.55%) HSRP
6 1 (4.55%) NAS
6 1 (4.55%) VRRP
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.55%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Fault Management
2 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
3 3 (13.64%) Presales
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Network Design
5 1 (4.55%) Network Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Security Operations
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) SIEM
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) CCNP
4 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
5 3 (13.64%) PMP
6 2 (9.09%) MCSE
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.55%) CCIE
7 1 (4.55%) MCITP
7 1 (4.55%) MCP
7 1 (4.55%) NCIE
7 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 11 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (18.18%) F5
4 3 (13.64%) Fortinet
5 2 (9.09%) Intel Security
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) EMC
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.55%) Splunk
6 1 (4.55%) Stonesoft
6 1 (4.55%) Symantec
6 1 (4.55%) VMware