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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 221 227 252
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +25
Contract jobs citing CCNA 479 430 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.91% 0.89% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.65% 5.18% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 211 230
Average daily rate
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£333 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £190 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £290 £259
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 40 39
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.87% -11.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.55 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £48.00 £33.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+18.91% -22.10%
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
10295 8298 9479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.51% 17.20% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5729 4726 5014
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 373 555
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.00
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 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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 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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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 +14 164 £350 +7.69% 50
South East +5 114 £300 - 48
West Midlands +11 57 £267 -22.60% 16
North West -10 37 £388 +38.39% 16
East of England -41 27 £335 +67.50% 15
South West -18 26 £413 +48.64% 16
East Midlands +18 22 £388 +34.78% 3
Yorkshire -4 21 £281 -22.41% 17
Midlands 0 2 £500 +48.14%
North East - - - -
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 822 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 631 (76.76%) Cisco
3 378 (45.99%) CCNP
4 364 (44.28%) Firewall
5 269 (32.73%) LAN
5 269 (32.73%) WAN
6 238 (28.95%) Windows
7 213 (25.91%) ITIL
8 175 (21.29%) VMware
9 163 (19.83%) Juniper
10 154 (18.73%) Microsoft
11 150 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 143 (17.40%) Security Cleared
13 141 (17.15%) HP
14 130 (15.82%) CheckPoint
15 126 (15.33%) Linux
16 122 (14.84%) MCSE
16 122 (14.84%) VPN
17 118 (14.36%) SC Cleared
18 117 (14.23%) Active Directory
19 111 (13.50%) Wireless
20 109 (13.26%) Cisco ASA
21 107 (13.02%) SAN
22 106 (12.90%) TCP/IP
23 104 (12.65%) BGP
24 102 (12.41%) MPLS
25 100 (12.17%) Citrix
26 94 (11.44%) Telecoms
26 94 (11.44%) Network Security
27 89 (10.83%) Windows Server 2008

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 71 (8.64%) MS Exchange
2 40 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (2.92%) IIS
3 24 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (1.95%) Apache
5 13 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (0.73%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.49%) NetWeaver
10 4 (0.49%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.36%) nginx
11 3 (0.36%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.36%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.36%) Lync
12 2 (0.24%) Confluence
12 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.24%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 43 (5.23%) MS Office
1 43 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.38%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.73%) AutoCAD
4 5 (0.61%) MS Project
5 4 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.49%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.24%) SaaS
3 1 (0.12%) Office 365
3 1 (0.12%) IaaS
3 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 364 (44.28%) Firewall
2 269 (32.73%) LAN
2 269 (32.73%) WAN
3 122 (14.84%) VPN
4 111 (13.50%) Wireless
5 109 (13.26%) Cisco ASA
6 107 (13.02%) SAN
7 106 (12.90%) TCP/IP
8 104 (12.65%) BGP
9 102 (12.41%) MPLS
10 94 (11.44%) Network Security
11 86 (10.46%) OSPF
12 82 (9.98%) DNS
12 82 (9.98%) VoIP
13 75 (9.12%) VLAN
14 62 (7.54%) Cisco Nexus
15 61 (7.42%) EIGRP
16 55 (6.69%) DHCP
17 52 (6.33%) Ethernet
18 47 (5.72%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (3.89%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.92%) MySQL
3 12 (1.46%) Relational Database
4 8 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (0.73%) RDBMS
5 6 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.49%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (0.49%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.49%) SAP BW
7 4 (0.49%) DB2
8 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.24%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.12%) MS Access
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (1.22%) Hudson
1 10 (1.22%) Jenkins
2 5 (0.61%) LoadRunner
3 3 (0.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.24%) Subversion
4 2 (0.24%) JIRA
5 1 (0.12%) Ant
General
1 94 (11.44%) Telecoms
2 66 (8.03%) Finance
3 29 (3.53%) Banking
4 11 (1.34%) Retail
5 9 (1.09%) Local Government
5 9 (1.09%) Publishing
6 7 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 6 (0.73%) Law
7 6 (0.73%) Advertising
8 4 (0.49%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.49%) Marketing
8 4 (0.49%) Legal
9 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.36%) Billing
9 3 (0.36%) German Language
10 2 (0.24%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.12%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.12%) Cantonese Language
11 1 (0.12%) Military
11 1 (0.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 302 (36.74%) Network Engineer
2 102 (12.41%) Analyst
3 76 (9.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 59 (7.18%) Support Engineer
5 51 (6.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 48 (5.84%) Network Support
7 43 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 42 (5.11%) Security Engineer
9 36 (4.38%) Network Analyst
10 35 (4.26%) Consultant
11 27 (3.28%) Architect
12 26 (3.16%) Senior Network Engineer
13 25 (3.04%) IP Engineer
14 23 (2.80%) 3rd Line Support
15 22 (2.68%) Network Security Engineer
16 21 (2.55%) Implementation Engineer
17 20 (2.43%) Administrator
18 19 (2.31%) Support Analyst
19 18 (2.19%) Security Analyst
20 17 (2.07%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.19%) JSP
2 16 (1.95%) .NET
3 15 (1.82%) CSS
3 15 (1.82%) Web Services
3 15 (1.82%) LAMP
4 13 (1.58%) HTML
5 11 (1.34%) XMPP
6 10 (1.22%) Middleware
6 10 (1.22%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.09%) SOAP
8 6 (0.73%) WAP
9 4 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.36%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.36%) HTML5
11 2 (0.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.24%) WCF
11 2 (0.24%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.24%) SAP Basis
11 2 (0.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 38 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (2.19%) Clustering
3 17 (2.07%) Blackberry
3 17 (2.07%) Management Information System
4 14 (1.70%) NHS
4 14 (1.70%) Video Conferencing
5 13 (1.58%) Visualisation
5 13 (1.58%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.34%) User Experience
7 10 (1.22%) CLARiiON
8 9 (1.09%) EqualLogic
9 7 (0.85%) PKI
9 7 (0.85%) Replication
9 7 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.73%) Statistics
11 5 (0.61%) Celerra
11 5 (0.61%) PMI
11 5 (0.61%) CESG
12 4 (0.49%) Open Source
12 4 (0.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 238 (28.95%) Windows
2 126 (15.33%) Linux
3 89 (10.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 71 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 68 (8.27%) UNIX
6 32 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (2.68%) Windows 7
8 20 (2.43%) Windows XP
9 18 (2.19%) Solaris
10 17 (2.07%) CentOS
11 13 (1.58%) Windows 2000 Server
12 12 (1.46%) Windows 8
13 10 (1.22%) Ubuntu
14 9 (1.09%) Windows 2000
15 8 (0.97%) Debian
16 7 (0.85%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.73%) Android
18 3 (0.36%) SUSE
19 2 (0.24%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (25.91%) ITIL
2 77 (9.37%) Network Management
3 62 (7.54%) Network Design
4 55 (6.69%) Load Balancing
5 54 (6.57%) Network Monitoring
6 47 (5.72%) Incident Management
7 44 (5.35%) Project Management
8 43 (5.23%) Migration
9 38 (4.62%) Change Control
10 36 (4.38%) Information Security
11 35 (4.26%) Service Delivery
12 33 (4.01%) Mentoring
13 32 (3.89%) Network Architecture
14 31 (3.77%) Service Management
15 30 (3.65%) Change Management
16 29 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
17 27 (3.28%) PRINCE2
18 21 (2.55%) Root Cause Analysis
19 20 (2.43%) CRM
20 19 (2.31%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (7.79%) SQL
2 37 (4.50%) Perl
3 29 (3.53%) Java
4 20 (2.43%) PowerShell
5 19 (2.31%) Bash Shell
6 16 (1.95%) C#
6 16 (1.95%) PHP
7 13 (1.58%) VB
8 12 (1.46%) Ruby
9 10 (1.22%) JavaScript
10 9 (1.09%) C
11 7 (0.85%) VBScript
11 7 (0.85%) Python
11 7 (0.85%) C++
12 3 (0.36%) Erlang
13 2 (0.24%) Lisp
13 2 (0.24%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.24%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 822 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 378 (45.99%) CCNP
3 150 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 143 (17.40%) Security Cleared
5 122 (14.84%) MCSE
6 118 (14.36%) SC Cleared
7 69 (8.39%) CCIE
8 54 (6.57%) MCITP
9 52 (6.33%) JNCIA
10 50 (6.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 48 (5.84%) MCP
12 47 (5.72%) CCSA
13 46 (5.60%) CISSP
14 40 (4.87%) Degree
15 38 (4.62%) DV Cleared
16 37 (4.50%) MCSA
17 32 (3.89%) CCDP
18 24 (2.92%) CCA
19 23 (2.80%) Citrix Certification
19 23 (2.80%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.20%) SLA
2 17 (2.07%) QA
3 11 (1.34%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (1.22%) JSP 440
5 8 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.49%) GPG13
7 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 117 (14.23%) Active Directory
2 60 (7.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (4.99%) vSphere
4 34 (4.14%) VMware ESXi
4 34 (4.14%) XenApp
5 30 (3.65%) Hyper-V
6 16 (1.95%) XenServer
6 16 (1.95%) NFS
7 14 (1.70%) ProxySG
8 13 (1.58%) VMware ESX
9 10 (1.22%) Samba
10 8 (0.97%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.85%) Snort
12 4 (0.49%) Nmap
12 4 (0.49%) Squid
12 4 (0.49%) vCloud
13 3 (0.36%) KVM
13 3 (0.36%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.36%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (3.16%) SCCM
2 23 (2.80%) Cisco CUCM
2 23 (2.80%) OPNET
3 21 (2.55%) Puppet
4 19 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (1.82%) Nessus
6 10 (1.22%) NetBackup
6 10 (1.22%) Backup Exec
6 10 (1.22%) OpenView
7 9 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
7 9 (1.09%) Salt
8 8 (0.97%) CiscoWorks
8 8 (0.97%) MAILsweeper
8 8 (0.97%) WSUS
9 7 (0.85%) FortiGate
9 7 (0.85%) SCOM
9 7 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
10 5 (0.61%) SCVMM
10 5 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
10 5 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 631 (76.76%) Cisco
2 175 (21.29%) VMware
3 163 (19.83%) Juniper
4 154 (18.73%) Microsoft
5 141 (17.15%) HP
6 130 (15.82%) CheckPoint
7 100 (12.17%) Citrix
8 88 (10.71%) F5
9 51 (6.20%) SolarWinds
10 46 (5.60%) Nortel
11 38 (4.62%) Red Hat
11 38 (4.62%) Riverbed
12 37 (4.50%) Oracle
13 36 (4.38%) Blue Coat
14 34 (4.14%) McAfee
14 34 (4.14%) Avaya
15 32 (3.89%) EMC
16 29 (3.53%) Nokia
17 28 (3.41%) Symantec
18 25 (3.04%) Dell
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