The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 291 209 208
Rank change year-on-year
-82 -1
Contract jobs citing CCNA 338 371 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.86% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.37% 4.75% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 183 259
Average daily rate £300 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £178 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £399 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 52 40
Average hourly rate £22.00 £27.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.72% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £18.16 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10027 7817 9702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.53% 18.14% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5749 4178 5093
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 510 436 528
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £50.60 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CCNA
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -9 133 £313 +4.16% 63
South East -38 96 £300 +13.20% 54
North West -2 32 £223 -20.53% 11
East of England -25 22 £321 +74.82% 6
West Midlands -15 18 £325 +8.33% 5
South West -25 18 £239 -13.18% 12
Yorkshire -24 11 £388 +29.16% 14
East Midlands -21 4 £500 +53.84% 6
North East -27 2 - -
Midlands - - - -
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 653 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 522 (79.94%) Cisco
3 269 (41.19%) CCNP
4 264 (40.43%) Firewall
5 232 (35.53%) LAN
6 221 (33.84%) WAN
7 177 (27.11%) Windows
8 148 (22.66%) ITIL
9 141 (21.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 140 (21.44%) Microsoft
11 122 (18.68%) MCSE
12 121 (18.53%) VMware
13 120 (18.38%) TCP/IP
14 119 (18.22%) Active Directory
15 111 (17.00%) Network Security
16 107 (16.39%) Security Cleared
17 106 (16.23%) VPN
18 103 (15.77%) VoIP
19 99 (15.16%) Wireless
19 99 (15.16%) Windows Server 2008
20 97 (14.85%) MPLS
21 96 (14.70%) Juniper
22 93 (14.24%) Citrix
23 91 (13.94%) SC Cleared
24 90 (13.78%) Telecoms
25 89 (13.63%) HP
26 84 (12.86%) MS Exchange
26 84 (12.86%) CheckPoint
26 84 (12.86%) BGP
27 82 (12.56%) OSPF

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 84 (12.86%) MS Exchange
2 50 (7.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 28 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (3.06%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.68%) IIS
6 11 (1.68%) Lync
7 7 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2000
8 6 (0.92%) Apache
9 4 (0.61%) Site Server
9 4 (0.61%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.61%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.31%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.31%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.31%) Documentum
10 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.15%) CMS
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 44 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.05%) MS Office
3 17 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (0.15%) CATIA
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.31%) Tridion
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 264 (40.43%) Firewall
2 232 (35.53%) LAN
3 221 (33.84%) WAN
4 120 (18.38%) TCP/IP
5 111 (17.00%) Network Security
6 106 (16.23%) VPN
7 103 (15.77%) VoIP
8 99 (15.16%) Wireless
9 97 (14.85%) MPLS
10 84 (12.86%) BGP
11 82 (12.56%) OSPF
12 80 (12.25%) DNS
13 74 (11.33%) Cisco ASA
14 56 (8.58%) DHCP
15 54 (8.27%) SAN
16 53 (8.12%) EIGRP
16 53 (8.12%) VLAN
17 47 (7.20%) Ethernet
18 42 (6.43%) Cisco IOS
19 40 (6.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (5.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.23%) MySQL
3 3 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.15%) MS Access
5 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.15%) Maven
2 1 (0.15%) JMeter
2 1 (0.15%) JUnit
2 1 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.15%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.15%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.15%) GDB
2 1 (0.15%) Gerrit
2 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.15%) Selenium
2 1 (0.15%) TestNG
2 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
General
1 90 (13.78%) Telecoms
2 74 (11.33%) Finance
3 33 (5.05%) Banking
4 14 (2.14%) Law
5 10 (1.53%) Retail
6 8 (1.23%) Legal
7 5 (0.77%) Investment Banking
7 5 (0.77%) Local Government
7 5 (0.77%) Advertising
7 5 (0.77%) Military
8 4 (0.61%) Back Office
9 3 (0.46%) Billing
9 3 (0.46%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.31%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.31%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.31%) Electronics
10 2 (0.31%) Front Office
10 2 (0.31%) Marketing
11 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 267 (40.89%) Network Engineer
2 59 (9.04%) Cisco Engineer
3 58 (8.88%) Support Engineer
4 44 (6.74%) Analyst
5 40 (6.13%) Network Support
6 37 (5.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 32 (4.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 30 (4.59%) Implementation Engineer
9 28 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
10 27 (4.13%) Security Engineer
11 26 (3.98%) Network Analyst
12 24 (3.68%) Architect
13 22 (3.37%) Administrator
14 21 (3.22%) Consultant
14 21 (3.22%) Network Security Engineer
15 19 (2.91%) Voice Engineer
16 18 (2.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 18 (2.76%) Network Manager
17 17 (2.60%) Systems Engineer
18 16 (2.45%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.06%) JSP
2 12 (1.84%) .NET
3 11 (1.68%) Web Services
4 10 (1.53%) XMPP
5 4 (0.61%) SOAP
6 3 (0.46%) Application Packaging
6 3 (0.46%) XML
7 2 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.31%) REST
7 2 (0.31%) Middleware
7 2 (0.31%) HTML
7 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.31%) COM
7 2 (0.31%) LAMP
8 1 (0.15%) JSON
8 1 (0.15%) WAP
8 1 (0.15%) WSDL
8 1 (0.15%) DCOM
8 1 (0.15%) XSD
8 1 (0.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (1.68%) Management Information System
2 11 (1.68%) Computer Science
3 10 (1.53%) NHS
4 9 (1.38%) Clustering
4 9 (1.38%) Blackberry
5 6 (0.92%) Fat Client
5 6 (0.92%) Firmware
5 6 (0.92%) Thin Client
6 5 (0.77%) CCTV
6 5 (0.77%) IVR
7 4 (0.61%) Mathematics
7 4 (0.61%) CMDB
7 4 (0.61%) Hedge funds
7 4 (0.61%) N-Tier
7 4 (0.61%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.61%) Replication
8 3 (0.46%) Statistics
8 3 (0.46%) Open Source
9 2 (0.31%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 177 (27.11%) Windows
2 99 (15.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 62 (9.49%) Linux
5 32 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (3.83%) UNIX
7 19 (2.91%) Windows 7
8 18 (2.76%) Solaris
9 16 (2.45%) Windows XP
10 11 (1.68%) Windows 2000
11 7 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.07%) Android
11 7 (1.07%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.46%) Debian
12 3 (0.46%) AIX
12 3 (0.46%) HPUX
12 3 (0.46%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.31%) CentOS
13 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.31%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (22.66%) ITIL
2 62 (9.49%) Network Design
3 58 (8.88%) Network Management
4 46 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 40 (6.13%) Migration
6 33 (5.05%) Project Management
7 27 (4.13%) Change Management
8 23 (3.52%) Service Delivery
9 21 (3.22%) Load Balancing
10 20 (3.06%) Network Monitoring
11 19 (2.91%) PRINCE2
12 16 (2.45%) Capacity Planning
12 16 (2.45%) Information Security
13 13 (1.99%) Service Management
14 12 (1.84%) Change Control
14 12 (1.84%) Incident Management
15 11 (1.68%) Performance Monitoring
16 10 (1.53%) CAD
17 9 (1.38%) Workflow
17 9 (1.38%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (4.13%) C
2 23 (3.52%) SQL
3 16 (2.45%) PowerShell
4 10 (1.53%) Perl
5 8 (1.23%) Java
6 6 (0.92%) VB
6 6 (0.92%) C#
7 5 (0.77%) C++
8 4 (0.61%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.61%) VBScript
9 3 (0.46%) Python
9 3 (0.46%) PHP
9 3 (0.46%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.31%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.15%) Korn
11 1 (0.15%) AWK
11 1 (0.15%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.15%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 653 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 269 (41.19%) CCNP
3 141 (21.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 122 (18.68%) MCSE
5 107 (16.39%) Security Cleared
6 91 (13.94%) SC Cleared
7 48 (7.35%) MCITP
8 44 (6.74%) CCIE
9 40 (6.13%) Degree
9 40 (6.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 39 (5.97%) MCSA
11 37 (5.67%) Citrix Certification
12 36 (5.51%) MCP
13 31 (4.75%) MCTS
14 29 (4.44%) CCDP
15 27 (4.13%) CCA
16 25 (3.83%) CISSP
17 20 (3.06%) CCSA
18 18 (2.76%) CCIP
19 17 (2.60%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.44%) SLA
2 15 (2.30%) JSP 440
3 14 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.07%) QA
5 6 (0.92%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.61%) COBIT
7 3 (0.46%) HL7
8 1 (0.15%) GPG13
System Software
1 119 (18.22%) Active Directory
2 64 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (4.44%) XenApp
4 21 (3.22%) vSphere
5 19 (2.91%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.84%) VMware ESX
7 10 (1.53%) XenDesktop
8 9 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.07%) XenServer
10 4 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.46%) ProxySG
11 3 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.46%) NFS
11 3 (0.46%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.46%) KVM
11 3 (0.46%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.31%) Veritas File System
12 2 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.31%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 26 (3.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (1.99%) SCCM
3 12 (1.84%) CiscoWorks
4 10 (1.53%) NetBackup
5 9 (1.38%) WSUS
5 9 (1.38%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (0.92%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.77%) MAILsweeper
7 5 (0.77%) SCOM
8 3 (0.46%) OpenView
8 3 (0.46%) ARCserve
8 3 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.46%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.46%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (0.46%) Cacti
9 2 (0.31%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 522 (79.94%) Cisco
2 140 (21.44%) Microsoft
3 121 (18.53%) VMware
4 96 (14.70%) Juniper
5 93 (14.24%) Citrix
6 89 (13.63%) HP
7 84 (12.86%) CheckPoint
8 44 (6.74%) F5
9 39 (5.97%) SolarWinds
10 36 (5.51%) Blue Coat
11 32 (4.90%) McAfee
12 25 (3.83%) Avaya
13 21 (3.22%) Oracle
14 19 (2.91%) Riverbed
15 18 (2.76%) Nortel
15 18 (2.76%) EMC
16 16 (2.45%) Nokia
17 15 (2.30%) NetApp
18 14 (2.14%) Symantec
18 14 (2.14%) IBM
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Interactive Intelligence
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Jumar
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Rate: £200 - £225 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £12 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Venn Group
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Venn Group
Rate: £200 - £275 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £140 - £150 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £180 to £230 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £350 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £145 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Huddersfield
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago