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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 212 267 229
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -38
Contract jobs citing CCNA 517 328 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.04% 0.70% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.07% 3.89% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 184 180
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £206 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 27 33
Average hourly rate £18.03 £22.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.04% -16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.12 £12.80 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £30.00 £46.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
10205 8433 7980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.58% 18.01% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6070 4791 4216
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 480 355 559
Average hourly rate £18.21 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.16% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +36 168 £338 +3.05% 53
South East +35 147 £325 -2.98% 43
South West +2 51 £250 +3.09% 14
North West +9 40 £370 +21.31% 6
West Midlands +11 34 £331 +32.50% 7
Yorkshire +11 34 £306 +53.12% 19
East of England -18 23 £276 -7.91% 7
East Midlands +15 13 £300 +20.00% 1
North East -24 7 £325 - 1
Midlands - - - -
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 990 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 794 (80.20%) Cisco
3 466 (47.07%) Firewall
4 461 (46.57%) CCNP
5 329 (33.23%) LAN
6 325 (32.83%) WAN
7 251 (25.35%) Windows
8 242 (24.44%) ITIL
9 195 (19.70%) VMware
10 193 (19.49%) Juniper
11 181 (18.28%) Security Cleared
12 177 (17.88%) Cisco ASA
13 175 (17.68%) CheckPoint
14 167 (16.87%) Linux
15 164 (16.57%) BGP
16 160 (16.16%) VPN
17 146 (14.75%) MPLS
18 143 (14.44%) Microsoft
19 139 (14.04%) SC Cleared
20 137 (13.84%) F5
21 133 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
22 132 (13.33%) OSPF
23 130 (13.13%) TCP/IP
23 130 (13.13%) Network Security
24 128 (12.93%) HP
24 128 (12.93%) Telecoms
25 127 (12.83%) Wireless
26 112 (11.31%) VoIP
27 110 (11.11%) Active Directory
28 109 (11.01%) SAN

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 62 (6.26%) MS Exchange
2 32 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (2.42%) IIS
4 23 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (1.52%) Apache
6 14 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (0.81%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.71%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.51%) NetWeaver
12 4 (0.40%) SAS
12 4 (0.40%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.40%) Lync
13 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2000
13 3 (0.30%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.30%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.20%) Zimbra
14 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 47 (4.75%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 29 (2.93%) MS Office
4 5 (0.51%) AutoCAD
4 5 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.30%) MS Project
6 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.51%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.10%) Summit
3 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.51%) Office 365
4 4 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.30%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 466 (47.07%) Firewall
2 329 (33.23%) LAN
3 325 (32.83%) WAN
4 177 (17.88%) Cisco ASA
5 164 (16.57%) BGP
6 160 (16.16%) VPN
7 146 (14.75%) MPLS
8 132 (13.33%) OSPF
9 130 (13.13%) TCP/IP
9 130 (13.13%) Network Security
10 127 (12.83%) Wireless
11 112 (11.31%) VoIP
12 109 (11.01%) SAN
13 101 (10.20%) DNS
14 94 (9.49%) EIGRP
14 94 (9.49%) Cisco Nexus
15 86 (8.69%) VLAN
16 78 (7.88%) DHCP
17 72 (7.27%) Ethernet
18 59 (5.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.72%) MySQL
3 14 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (0.91%) Relational Database
6 8 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (0.51%) DB2
8 5 (0.51%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.51%) SAP BW
9 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.40%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.40%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.20%) PerformancePoint
10 2 (0.20%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (1.21%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.11%) Hudson
3 6 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.30%) StarTeam
5 2 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.20%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.20%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.10%) Ant
6 1 (0.10%) Metasploit
General
1 128 (12.93%) Telecoms
2 93 (9.39%) Finance
3 55 (5.56%) Banking
4 13 (1.31%) Retail
5 10 (1.01%) Local Government
5 10 (1.01%) Legal
6 9 (0.91%) Publishing
7 8 (0.81%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.51%) Advertising
8 5 (0.51%) Law
9 4 (0.40%) Back Office
9 4 (0.40%) Billing
9 4 (0.40%) German Language
10 3 (0.30%) Marketing
11 2 (0.20%) Military
11 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.20%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.10%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.10%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 403 (40.71%) Network Engineer
2 110 (11.11%) Analyst
3 88 (8.89%) Cisco Engineer
4 79 (7.98%) Support Engineer
5 70 (7.07%) Network Support
6 61 (6.16%) Security Engineer
7 54 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 50 (5.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 47 (4.75%) Consultant
10 45 (4.55%) Network Analyst
11 42 (4.24%) Architect
12 39 (3.94%) Network Support Engineer
12 39 (3.94%) Senior Network Engineer
13 36 (3.64%) Network Security Engineer
14 32 (3.23%) IP Engineer
15 25 (2.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 25 (2.53%) Network Specialist
16 24 (2.42%) Implementation Engineer
17 21 (2.12%) 3rd Line Support
17 21 (2.12%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (1.92%) JSP
1 19 (1.92%) Web Services
2 18 (1.82%) HTML
3 16 (1.62%) XMPP
3 16 (1.62%) CSS
4 14 (1.41%) LAMP
5 11 (1.11%) WAP
6 10 (1.01%) Middleware
6 10 (1.01%) .NET
7 8 (0.81%) ASP.NET
7 8 (0.81%) SOAP
8 4 (0.40%) XML
8 4 (0.40%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.30%) SAP Basis
10 2 (0.20%) Ajax
10 2 (0.20%) WCF
10 2 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.20%) ADO.NET
10 2 (0.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (0.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (3.84%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (2.93%) Video Conferencing
3 21 (2.12%) PKI
3 21 (2.12%) Clustering
4 19 (1.92%) Blackberry
4 19 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 17 (1.72%) IVR
6 14 (1.41%) Visualisation
6 14 (1.41%) Mobile App
7 13 (1.31%) NHS
8 12 (1.21%) User Experience
9 11 (1.11%) Open Source
10 9 (0.91%) e-Health
11 8 (0.81%) Statistics
12 7 (0.71%) Replication
12 7 (0.71%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.61%) CLARiiON
13 6 (0.61%) CESG
14 5 (0.51%) PMI
14 5 (0.51%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 251 (25.35%) Windows
2 167 (16.87%) Linux
3 97 (9.80%) UNIX
4 92 (9.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 69 (6.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 53 (5.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (3.43%) Windows 7
7 34 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (2.73%) CentOS
9 23 (2.32%) Windows XP
10 21 (2.12%) Solaris
11 18 (1.82%) Windows 8
12 11 (1.11%) Ubuntu
13 10 (1.01%) Android
13 10 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
14 9 (0.91%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.51%) Debian
16 4 (0.40%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.30%) Windows NT
17 3 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (24.44%) ITIL
2 94 (9.49%) Network Management
3 88 (8.89%) Network Design
4 85 (8.59%) Load Balancing
5 82 (8.28%) Network Monitoring
6 50 (5.05%) Migration
7 46 (4.65%) Information Security
8 45 (4.55%) Incident Management
9 44 (4.44%) Project Management
10 42 (4.24%) Service Delivery
10 42 (4.24%) Change Control
11 40 (4.04%) Change Management
12 38 (3.84%) Network Architecture
13 37 (3.74%) Mentoring
14 30 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
15 26 (2.63%) Configuration Management
16 25 (2.53%) PRINCE2
16 25 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
17 24 (2.42%) Service Management
18 22 (2.22%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 55 (5.56%) SQL
2 46 (4.65%) Perl
3 26 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 25 (2.53%) PowerShell
5 24 (2.42%) Python
6 20 (2.02%) PHP
7 17 (1.72%) JavaScript
8 13 (1.31%) Ruby
9 12 (1.21%) Java
10 7 (0.71%) T-SQL
10 7 (0.71%) VBScript
10 7 (0.71%) VB
11 6 (0.61%) C
12 5 (0.51%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.40%) Lisp
14 3 (0.30%) Erlang
14 3 (0.30%) C#
14 3 (0.30%) C++
15 2 (0.20%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.10%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 990 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 461 (46.57%) CCNP
3 181 (18.28%) Security Cleared
4 139 (14.04%) SC Cleared
5 133 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 108 (10.91%) MCSE
7 95 (9.60%) CCIE
8 65 (6.57%) CCDP
9 55 (5.56%) JNCIA
10 48 (4.85%) CISSP
11 47 (4.75%) CCSA
12 46 (4.65%) CCIP
13 44 (4.44%) DV Cleared
14 42 (4.24%) MCITP
15 41 (4.14%) Degree
16 38 (3.84%) MCP
17 32 (3.23%) MCSA
17 32 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 30 (3.03%) CCDA
19 23 (2.32%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (6.67%) SLA
2 18 (1.82%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.41%) JSP 440
4 10 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.91%) QA
6 6 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.51%) GPG13
8 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 110 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 87 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (4.24%) VMware ESXi
4 41 (4.14%) vSphere
5 35 (3.54%) Hyper-V
6 23 (2.32%) XenApp
7 16 (1.62%) ProxySG
8 15 (1.52%) NFS
9 13 (1.31%) VMware ESX
9 13 (1.31%) XenServer
10 11 (1.11%) Samba
11 10 (1.01%) Snort
11 10 (1.01%) vCloud
12 9 (0.91%) KVM
12 9 (0.91%) Firmware
13 7 (0.71%) XenDesktop
13 7 (0.71%) Squid
14 5 (0.51%) UAG
15 4 (0.40%) Nmap
16 3 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 26 (2.63%) FortiGate
2 25 (2.53%) Puppet
2 25 (2.53%) SCCM
3 17 (1.72%) OPNET
4 15 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
5 14 (1.41%) OpenView
6 12 (1.21%) CiscoWorks
6 12 (1.21%) Nagios
6 12 (1.21%) Backup Exec
6 12 (1.21%) Cisco Prime
7 11 (1.11%) Salt
7 11 (1.11%) Nessus
8 10 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
9 9 (0.91%) CA Spectrum
9 9 (0.91%) NetBackup
10 8 (0.81%) Netcool
10 8 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (0.61%) SCOM
12 5 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 794 (80.20%) Cisco
2 195 (19.70%) VMware
3 193 (19.49%) Juniper
4 175 (17.68%) CheckPoint
5 143 (14.44%) Microsoft
6 137 (13.84%) F5
7 128 (12.93%) HP
8 84 (8.48%) Citrix
9 58 (5.86%) SolarWinds
10 53 (5.35%) Nortel
11 46 (4.65%) McAfee
12 44 (4.44%) Blue Coat
12 44 (4.44%) Riverbed
13 42 (4.24%) Avaya
14 41 (4.14%) Red Hat
15 36 (3.64%) Nokia
16 31 (3.13%) BT
17 30 (3.03%) BMC
18 29 (2.93%) Fortinet
19 26 (2.63%) Remedy
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Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially + extension
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Reading
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
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Rate: £325 - £350 per day
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