The table below looks at the statistics for CCENT in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCENT over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
Rank 581 578 561
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs citing CCENT 14 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.014% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.073% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £395 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +43.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £271 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £400 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £395 £165
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +139.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 £14.33 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £14.33 -
% change year-on-year
+29.09% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10096 9552 8479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.05% 18.67% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6148 5484 4726
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 397 436
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £13.46 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £43.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

CCENT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCENT Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCENT
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CCENT Daily Rate Trend in England

CCENT
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CCENT Hourly Rate Trend in England

CCENT
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCENT within the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 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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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
South East -3 11 £350 +59.09% 3
London -7 2 £250 -
South West -10 1 - -
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CCENT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CCENT 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 CCENT.

1 32 (86.49%) ITIL
2 31 (83.78%) Cisco
3 25 (67.57%) Firewall
4 24 (64.86%) CheckPoint
4 24 (64.86%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (56.76%) VMware
6 19 (51.35%) CCNA
6 19 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (43.24%) WAN
8 15 (40.54%) SSL
8 15 (40.54%) Clearswift
8 15 (40.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 15 (40.54%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (40.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (40.54%) PKI
8 15 (40.54%) Kaspersky
8 15 (40.54%) SIEM
8 15 (40.54%) Kalman Filter
8 15 (40.54%) Data Centre
9 14 (37.84%) CISMP
9 14 (37.84%) CISM
9 14 (37.84%) CISSP
10 13 (35.14%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (35.14%) Citrix
11 12 (32.43%) Service Delivery
11 12 (32.43%) Network Security
12 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (29.73%) QA
13 10 (27.03%) DNS
13 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP

CCENT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CCENT 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 CCENT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Project
3 2 (5.41%) MS Office
4 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 25 (67.57%) Firewall
2 24 (64.86%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (43.24%) WAN
4 15 (40.54%) SSL
5 12 (32.43%) Network Security
6 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
6 10 (27.03%) DNS
7 9 (24.32%) SMTP
7 9 (24.32%) DHCP
7 9 (24.32%) FTP
8 8 (21.62%) LAN
9 6 (16.22%) Ethernet
9 6 (16.22%) VPN
9 6 (16.22%) Spanning Tree
9 6 (16.22%) tcpdump
9 6 (16.22%) IPsec
9 6 (16.22%) Wireshark
10 5 (13.51%) Wireless
10 5 (13.51%) VoIP
11 4 (10.81%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 14 (37.84%) Security Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Network Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Network Support
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Network Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Firewall Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Firewall Support
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Security Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Support Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) PKI
1 15 (40.54%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Life Science
3 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Mac OS
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) ITIL
2 15 (40.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 15 (40.54%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (40.54%) SIEM
2 15 (40.54%) Kalman Filter
3 12 (32.43%) Service Delivery
4 9 (24.32%) Migration
4 9 (24.32%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (24.32%) Security Patching
5 3 (8.11%) Patch Management
5 3 (8.11%) Network Design
5 3 (8.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma
5 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) Service Management
6 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.70%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) CCNA
1 19 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (37.84%) CISM
2 14 (37.84%) CISSP
2 14 (37.84%) CISMP
3 13 (35.14%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (21.62%) CCNP
5 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (16.22%) JNCIA
5 6 (16.22%) CCSE
6 5 (13.51%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (13.51%) MCSE
7 4 (10.81%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (10.81%) A+ Certification
7 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (8.11%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (8.11%) CCSA
8 3 (8.11%) PMP
8 3 (8.11%) PMI Certification
8 3 (8.11%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (40.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (29.73%) QA
3 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) VirtualBox
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Cacti
2 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 24 (64.86%) CheckPoint
3 21 (56.76%) VMware
4 15 (40.54%) Clearswift
4 15 (40.54%) Kaspersky
5 13 (35.14%) Citrix
6 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
6 8 (21.62%) Aruba
7 6 (16.22%) Juniper
8 4 (10.81%) Apple
9 3 (8.11%) Remedy
9 3 (8.11%) Qualys
9 3 (8.11%) Lotus
9 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
10 2 (5.41%) Symantec
11 1 (2.70%) Mitel
11 1 (2.70%) Oracle
11 1 (2.70%) NetApp
11 1 (2.70%) HP
11 1 (2.70%) EMC