The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 198 278 222
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -56
Contract jobs citing CCNA 563 345 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.11% 0.67% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.77% 3.43% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 186 188
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
- +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 20 59
Average hourly rate £21.63 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.70% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £46.40 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £24.69 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-14.93% -9.40%
CCNA
UK

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
9759 10051 8023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.28% 19.56% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5581 5743 4289
Average daily rate £395 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £531 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 504 464
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -21.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in England

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in England

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in England

CCNA
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

CCNA Hourly Rate Histogram in England

CCNA
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 CCNA within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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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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
London +61 198 £320 -1.53% 86
South East +23 152 £306 +2.08% 50
West Midlands +9 42 £320 -1.53% 22
North West -9 41 £280 +25.84% 14
Yorkshire +11 40 £300 -20.00% 31
South West +16 32 £385 +120.00% 25
East of England +26 31 £250 -16.66% 15
East Midlands +22 21 £425 -15.00% 7
North East +6 3 £200 - 3
Midlands - - - -
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 1025 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 812 (79.22%) Cisco
3 481 (46.93%) Firewall
4 473 (46.15%) CCNP
5 345 (33.66%) LAN
6 319 (31.12%) WAN
7 266 (25.95%) Windows
8 231 (22.54%) ITIL
9 208 (20.29%) Cisco ASA
10 202 (19.71%) VMware
11 186 (18.15%) VPN
12 185 (18.05%) Juniper
13 180 (17.56%) Linux
14 176 (17.17%) Microsoft
15 168 (16.39%) BGP
16 158 (15.41%) CheckPoint
17 155 (15.12%) MPLS
18 152 (14.83%) Microsoft Certification
18 152 (14.83%) Security Cleared
19 149 (14.54%) F5
19 149 (14.54%) TCP/IP
20 145 (14.15%) OSPF
21 139 (13.56%) Active Directory
22 134 (13.07%) Wireless
23 131 (12.78%) VoIP
24 128 (12.49%) Network Security
25 127 (12.39%) Telecoms
26 119 (11.61%) DNS
27 114 (11.12%) Finance
28 109 (10.63%) MCSE

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 66 (6.44%) MS Exchange
2 27 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (2.54%) IIS
4 23 (2.24%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (1.37%) Lync
8 12 (1.17%) Apache
8 12 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (0.78%) IBM Notes
10 8 (0.78%) nginx
11 5 (0.49%) Confluence
11 5 (0.49%) MediaWiki
11 5 (0.49%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.29%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.20%) SAS
14 1 (0.098%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 50 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 44 (4.29%) MS Office
3 27 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.49%) MS Project
6 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.098%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.098%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.07%) Office 365
2 11 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 481 (46.93%) Firewall
2 345 (33.66%) LAN
3 319 (31.12%) WAN
4 208 (20.29%) Cisco ASA
5 186 (18.15%) VPN
6 168 (16.39%) BGP
7 155 (15.12%) MPLS
8 149 (14.54%) TCP/IP
9 145 (14.15%) OSPF
10 134 (13.07%) Wireless
11 131 (12.78%) VoIP
12 128 (12.49%) Network Security
13 119 (11.61%) DNS
14 108 (10.54%) Cisco Nexus
15 105 (10.24%) EIGRP
16 82 (8.00%) Ethernet
17 81 (7.90%) DHCP
18 80 (7.80%) VLAN
19 77 (7.51%) SAN
20 76 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (2.93%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.37%) MySQL
3 10 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.29%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.29%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.29%) MS Access
6 2 (0.20%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.20%) Informix
6 2 (0.20%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.098%) Big Data
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.098%) DB2
7 1 (0.098%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (1.76%) Jenkins
2 17 (1.66%) Hudson
3 8 (0.78%) JIRA
4 5 (0.49%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.49%) Subversion
4 5 (0.49%) StarTeam
5 4 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.20%) Ant
8 1 (0.098%) Metasploit
General
1 127 (12.39%) Telecoms
2 114 (11.12%) Finance
3 49 (4.78%) Banking
4 19 (1.85%) Retail
5 17 (1.66%) Investment Banking
6 14 (1.37%) Marketing
7 12 (1.17%) Legal
8 8 (0.78%) Local Government
9 6 (0.59%) Games
9 6 (0.59%) Spanish Language
9 6 (0.59%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.59%) Back Office
9 6 (0.59%) Electronics
10 4 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.39%) Advertising
10 4 (0.39%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.20%) Publishing
11 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.20%) Automotive
11 2 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 415 (40.49%) Network Engineer
2 117 (11.41%) Analyst
3 111 (10.83%) Support Engineer
4 95 (9.27%) Network Support
5 72 (7.02%) Cisco Engineer
6 56 (5.46%) Network Support Engineer
7 49 (4.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 48 (4.68%) Network Analyst
8 48 (4.68%) Security Engineer
9 41 (4.00%) Architect
10 39 (3.80%) Consultant
11 38 (3.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 37 (3.61%) Senior Network Engineer
13 34 (3.32%) Network Security Engineer
14 33 (3.22%) Operations Engineer
14 33 (3.22%) IP Engineer
15 30 (2.93%) Support Analyst
16 29 (2.83%) 3rd Line Support
17 28 (2.73%) Implementation Engineer
18 25 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.05%) XMPP
2 14 (1.37%) HTML
3 12 (1.17%) JSP
4 10 (0.98%) .NET
5 9 (0.88%) XML
6 8 (0.78%) WAP
7 7 (0.68%) Web Services
8 6 (0.59%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.49%) CSS
9 5 (0.49%) LAMP
9 5 (0.49%) Application Packaging
10 4 (0.39%) SOAP
11 3 (0.29%) REST
11 3 (0.29%) JSON
12 2 (0.20%) Regular Expression
12 2 (0.20%) FIX Protocol
12 2 (0.20%) MFC
12 2 (0.20%) .NET Framework
13 1 (0.098%) SAP Basis
13 1 (0.098%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (2.83%) PKI
3 28 (2.73%) Video Conferencing
4 24 (2.34%) Management Information System
5 20 (1.95%) Blackberry
6 14 (1.37%) Clustering
7 12 (1.17%) NHS
7 12 (1.17%) CMDB
7 12 (1.17%) Wiki
8 11 (1.07%) Computer Science
9 9 (0.88%) IVR
10 8 (0.78%) e-Health
10 8 (0.78%) Handset
11 7 (0.68%) Open Source
12 5 (0.49%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.39%) Mobile Banking
13 4 (0.39%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.39%) CLARiiON
13 4 (0.39%) Celerra
13 4 (0.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 266 (25.95%) Windows
2 180 (17.56%) Linux
3 93 (9.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 91 (8.88%) UNIX
5 72 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 72 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (5.17%) Windows 7
7 28 (2.73%) CentOS
8 25 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (2.15%) Windows 8
10 18 (1.76%) Solaris
10 18 (1.76%) Windows XP
11 12 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
11 12 (1.17%) Android
12 10 (0.98%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.88%) Debian
13 9 (0.88%) Windows 2000
14 8 (0.78%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.29%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (22.54%) ITIL
2 91 (8.88%) Network Design
3 82 (8.00%) Load Balancing
3 82 (8.00%) Network Management
4 76 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
5 64 (6.24%) Project Management
6 55 (5.37%) Migration
7 49 (4.78%) Service Delivery
7 49 (4.78%) Configuration Management
8 41 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 41 (4.00%) Change Management
8 41 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 38 (3.71%) ITIL V3
10 34 (3.32%) Kalman Filter
11 30 (2.93%) Information Security
12 29 (2.83%) Root Cause Analysis
13 28 (2.73%) Service Management
14 26 (2.54%) Business Continuity
14 26 (2.54%) Disaster Recovery
15 24 (2.34%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (5.56%) SQL
2 44 (4.29%) Perl
3 39 (3.80%) Python
4 27 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 21 (2.05%) PowerShell
5 21 (2.05%) PHP
6 17 (1.66%) JavaScript
7 14 (1.37%) Ruby
8 11 (1.07%) VBScript
9 8 (0.78%) VB
10 6 (0.59%) Lisp
11 5 (0.49%) C
12 3 (0.29%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.29%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.20%) Java
14 1 (0.098%) Erlang
14 1 (0.098%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1025 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 473 (46.15%) CCNP
3 152 (14.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 152 (14.83%) Security Cleared
4 109 (10.63%) MCSE
5 106 (10.34%) SC Cleared
6 81 (7.90%) CCIE
7 55 (5.37%) Degree
8 52 (5.07%) CCDP
9 46 (4.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 45 (4.39%) DV Cleared
10 45 (4.39%) MCSA
11 43 (4.20%) CCIP
12 42 (4.10%) JNCIA
13 34 (3.32%) MCITP
14 29 (2.83%) MCP
14 29 (2.83%) A+ Certification
15 28 (2.73%) JNCIP
16 25 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
17 24 (2.34%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (7.41%) SLA
2 24 (2.34%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.98%) JSP 440
5 9 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.88%) QA
6 6 (0.59%) GPG13
7 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.098%) TickIT
8 1 (0.098%) BS25999
8 1 (0.098%) COBIT
System Software
1 139 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 108 (10.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (3.90%) vSphere
4 31 (3.02%) Hyper-V
5 30 (2.93%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (2.15%) XenApp
7 15 (1.46%) XenServer
7 15 (1.46%) XenDesktop
7 15 (1.46%) Firmware
8 14 (1.37%) KVM
9 10 (0.98%) vCloud
10 9 (0.88%) Samba
11 8 (0.78%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.78%) Postfix
11 8 (0.78%) Squid
12 7 (0.68%) ProxySG
12 7 (0.68%) Snort
13 5 (0.49%) iptables
13 5 (0.49%) UAG
14 4 (0.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 27 (2.63%) SCCM
1 27 (2.63%) FortiGate
2 25 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 20 (1.95%) Puppet
4 15 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (1.37%) NetBackup
6 12 (1.17%) CiscoWorks
6 12 (1.17%) Ansible
6 12 (1.17%) Salt
7 10 (0.98%) OpenView
7 10 (0.98%) OPNET
8 9 (0.88%) Nagios
9 8 (0.78%) HP NNM
9 8 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
9 8 (0.78%) CA Spectrum
10 6 (0.59%) Cisco UCCX
10 6 (0.59%) ZABBIX
10 6 (0.59%) Cisco UCCE
10 6 (0.59%) WSUS
10 6 (0.59%) Nessus
Vendors
1 812 (79.22%) Cisco
2 202 (19.71%) VMware
3 185 (18.05%) Juniper
4 176 (17.17%) Microsoft
5 158 (15.41%) CheckPoint
6 149 (14.54%) F5
7 84 (8.20%) HP
8 75 (7.32%) Citrix
9 55 (5.37%) SolarWinds
10 37 (3.61%) Blue Coat
11 35 (3.41%) BT
12 34 (3.32%) McAfee
12 34 (3.32%) Avaya
12 34 (3.32%) NetApp
13 25 (2.44%) Remedy
14 21 (2.05%) Red Hat
14 21 (2.05%) Riverbed
15 19 (1.85%) Fortinet
16 18 (1.76%) Oracle
17 16 (1.56%) Dell
East Riding
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
RecruitX
Rate: Competitive + Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Netsource
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £12.50 - £13 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £160 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £8 - £10 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £13 - £15 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150 - £220 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
iKonnect
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £160 - £180 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £175 - £225 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: From £360 to £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Venturi
Rate: £24 - £25 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago