The first table below looks at the demand for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 14 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 City of London 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 170 189 189
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Contract jobs citing CCNA 24 33 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.47% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.59% 3.14% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 23
Average daily rate
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£303 £290 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £295 £263
% change year-on-year
- +12.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £23.21 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-24.60% +6.71%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
925 1052 1042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.22% 14.93% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 728 649
Average daily rate £420 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 62 39
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.69 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.58% +29.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £51.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
CCNA
London

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 58 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (84.48%) Cisco
3 30 (51.72%) Firewall
4 22 (37.93%) LAN
4 22 (37.93%) WAN
5 21 (36.21%) ITIL
5 21 (36.21%) CCNP
6 18 (31.03%) Windows
7 15 (25.86%) Cisco CUCM
8 14 (24.14%) VoIP
8 14 (24.14%) VPN
9 13 (22.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (18.97%) Finance
10 11 (18.97%) MPLS
10 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
10 11 (18.97%) Cisco IPT
10 11 (18.97%) SolarWinds
11 10 (17.24%) DNS
11 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (17.24%) Linux
11 10 (17.24%) OPNET
12 9 (15.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 9 (15.52%) TCP/IP
12 9 (15.52%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (15.52%) IP Telephony
12 9 (15.52%) XMPP
13 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
13 8 (13.79%) MCSE
13 8 (13.79%) VMware
14 7 (12.07%) Telecoms

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (8.62%) MS Exchange
1 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.72%) nginx
4 1 (1.72%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (51.72%) Firewall
2 22 (37.93%) LAN
2 22 (37.93%) WAN
3 14 (24.14%) VPN
3 14 (24.14%) VoIP
4 11 (18.97%) MPLS
4 11 (18.97%) Cisco IPT
5 10 (17.24%) DNS
6 9 (15.52%) IP Telephony
6 9 (15.52%) TCP/IP
7 6 (10.34%) EIGRP
7 6 (10.34%) DHCP
7 6 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (10.34%) VLAN
8 5 (8.62%) Network Security
8 5 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (6.90%) Wireless
9 4 (6.90%) ISDN
10 3 (5.17%) Ethernet
10 3 (5.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Banking
2 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.17%) Law
4 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) Network Support
4 11 (18.97%) Cisco Support
5 10 (17.24%) Administrator
6 9 (15.52%) Support Engineer
6 9 (15.52%) Network Administrator
7 8 (13.79%) Cisco Administrator
8 7 (12.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (8.62%) Implementation Engineer
11 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 3 (5.17%) Telephony Engineer
12 3 (5.17%) Network Support Engineer
12 3 (5.17%) Cisco Support Engineer
12 3 (5.17%) IP Engineer
13 2 (3.45%) Voice Network Engineer
13 2 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
13 2 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
13 2 (3.45%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) XMPP
2 1 (1.72%) OAuth
2 1 (1.72%) OpenID
2 1 (1.72%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.72%) DCOM
2 1 (1.72%) CSS
2 1 (1.72%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.72%) Replication
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.72%) NHS
5 1 (1.72%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.62%) UNIX
5 2 (3.45%) Solaris
5 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.72%) CentOS
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.72%) Android
6 1 (1.72%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) ITIL
2 13 (22.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.62%) Migration
4 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.17%) PRINCE
4 3 (5.17%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.17%) Network Management
4 3 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.45%) Change Management
5 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.45%) Service Management
5 2 (3.45%) Network Design
5 2 (3.45%) ITSM
6 1 (1.72%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.72%) Security Management
6 1 (1.72%) Workflow
6 1 (1.72%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (1.72%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.72%) Information Security
6 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) C
2 3 (5.17%) VB
3 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (36.21%) CCNP
3 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (15.52%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (13.79%) MCSE
5 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
6 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
7 6 (10.34%) MCSA
8 5 (8.62%) CCA
8 5 (8.62%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (8.62%) Degree
9 4 (6.90%) JNCIP
9 4 (6.90%) MCP
10 3 (5.17%) CISSP
10 3 (5.17%) CCSA
10 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (5.17%) JNCIA
10 3 (5.17%) MCITP
11 2 (3.45%) MCTS
11 2 (3.45%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.90%) XenApp
3 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.72%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.72%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (25.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (17.24%) OPNET
3 3 (5.17%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (5.17%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (3.45%) ZENworks
4 2 (3.45%) WSUS
5 1 (1.72%) Puppet
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 49 (84.48%) Cisco
2 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) SolarWinds
3 8 (13.79%) VMware
4 7 (12.07%) Citrix
4 7 (12.07%) Juniper
4 7 (12.07%) CheckPoint
5 4 (6.90%) F5
5 4 (6.90%) Riverbed
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle
6 3 (5.17%) Remedy
7 2 (3.45%) Bomgar
7 2 (3.45%) Symantec
7 2 (3.45%) Siemens
7 2 (3.45%) HP
8 1 (1.72%) Avaya
8 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.72%) Aveksa
8 1 (1.72%) Becrypt
8 1 (1.72%) Telcordia