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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 261 231 253
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +22
Contract jobs citing CCNA 403 394 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.81% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.25% 4.60% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 199 213
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £194 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £427 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £280 £250
% change year-on-year
+15.17% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 39 52
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £12.90 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.60 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -15.47%
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
9475 8569 9427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.64% 17.66% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5415 4743 4938
Average daily rate £379 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 449 597
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.88 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.98% -5.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.21 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.42 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 19 August 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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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 +35 129 £350 +12.90% 60
South East +11 125 £320 +6.66% 60
West Midlands -8 32 £250 -21.87% 14
North West -12 27 £400 +45.45% 14
East of England -50 22 £320 +28.00% 19
Yorkshire -3 21 £288 -8.00% 16
East Midlands +7 18 £350 +21.73% 7
South West -31 17 £350 +33.33% 18
North East -19 3 £225 - 1
Midlands - - - -
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 745 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 576 (77.32%) Cisco
3 337 (45.23%) CCNP
4 323 (43.36%) Firewall
5 261 (35.03%) LAN
6 251 (33.69%) WAN
7 213 (28.59%) Windows
8 176 (23.62%) ITIL
9 148 (19.87%) VMware
10 145 (19.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 136 (18.26%) Juniper
12 134 (17.99%) Microsoft
13 120 (16.11%) MCSE
14 118 (15.84%) Active Directory
15 116 (15.57%) Security Cleared
16 114 (15.30%) Wireless
17 110 (14.77%) HP
18 104 (13.96%) VPN
19 102 (13.69%) Citrix
20 99 (13.29%) CheckPoint
21 98 (13.15%) MPLS
22 97 (13.02%) Windows Server 2008
23 95 (12.75%) SC Cleared
23 95 (12.75%) TCP/IP
24 94 (12.62%) Linux
25 91 (12.21%) VoIP
25 91 (12.21%) Network Security
26 87 (11.68%) Cisco ASA
26 87 (11.68%) SAN
27 85 (11.41%) Telecoms

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 72 (9.66%) MS Exchange
2 45 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (2.28%) IIS
5 16 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (1.21%) Apache
8 7 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2000
8 7 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.81%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.54%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.54%) NetWeaver
11 3 (0.40%) nginx
11 3 (0.40%) Lync
12 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.27%) Confluence
12 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.27%) MediaWiki
12 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 44 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.83%) MS Office
3 28 (3.76%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.54%) AutoCAD
4 4 (0.54%) MS Project
5 3 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.54%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.27%) SaaS
4 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 323 (43.36%) Firewall
2 261 (35.03%) LAN
3 251 (33.69%) WAN
4 114 (15.30%) Wireless
5 104 (13.96%) VPN
6 98 (13.15%) MPLS
7 95 (12.75%) TCP/IP
8 91 (12.21%) VoIP
8 91 (12.21%) Network Security
9 87 (11.68%) Cisco ASA
9 87 (11.68%) SAN
10 71 (9.53%) DNS
11 68 (9.13%) BGP
12 65 (8.72%) VLAN
13 61 (8.19%) OSPF
14 48 (6.44%) Ethernet
14 48 (6.44%) Cisco Nexus
15 47 (6.31%) EIGRP
16 46 (6.17%) IP Telephony
17 43 (5.77%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (3.76%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.55%) MySQL
3 12 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 7 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (0.81%) RDBMS
6 5 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.54%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (0.54%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.54%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.54%) SAP BW
7 4 (0.54%) DB2
8 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.27%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.13%) MS Access
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (0.67%) LoadRunner
1 5 (0.67%) Hudson
1 5 (0.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.40%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.27%) Subversion
3 2 (0.27%) JIRA
3 2 (0.27%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.13%) Ant
General
1 85 (11.41%) Telecoms
2 74 (9.93%) Finance
3 27 (3.62%) Banking
4 12 (1.61%) Retail
5 10 (1.34%) Publishing
6 7 (0.94%) Local Government
7 6 (0.81%) Advertising
7 6 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.54%) Billing
9 3 (0.40%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.40%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.40%) Law
9 3 (0.40%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.27%) Marketing
10 2 (0.27%) Front Office
11 1 (0.13%) Back Office
11 1 (0.13%) Electronics
11 1 (0.13%) Legal
11 1 (0.13%) Automotive
11 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 276 (37.05%) Network Engineer
2 81 (10.87%) Cisco Engineer
3 75 (10.07%) Analyst
4 65 (8.72%) Support Engineer
5 57 (7.65%) Network Support
6 53 (7.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 38 (5.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 34 (4.56%) Security Engineer
9 33 (4.43%) Consultant
10 28 (3.76%) Network Analyst
11 27 (3.62%) 3rd Line Support
12 26 (3.49%) Administrator
13 23 (3.09%) Architect
13 23 (3.09%) Senior Network Engineer
14 22 (2.95%) Cisco Support
15 21 (2.82%) IP Engineer
16 20 (2.68%) Network Support Engineer
16 20 (2.68%) Network Manager
17 19 (2.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 18 (2.42%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.68%) .NET
2 16 (2.15%) JSP
3 14 (1.88%) XMPP
4 12 (1.61%) HTML
5 9 (1.21%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.21%) LAMP
5 9 (1.21%) Web Services
6 7 (0.94%) CSS
6 7 (0.94%) SOAP
7 4 (0.54%) WAP
8 3 (0.40%) Middleware
8 3 (0.40%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (0.40%) HTML5
9 2 (0.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.27%) WCF
9 2 (0.27%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.27%) Ajax
9 2 (0.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (2.01%) Blackberry
3 14 (1.88%) NHS
3 14 (1.88%) Management Information System
4 10 (1.34%) EqualLogic
4 10 (1.34%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.21%) Clustering
5 9 (1.21%) Mobile App
6 6 (0.81%) Thin Client
6 6 (0.81%) Client/Server
6 6 (0.81%) Statistics
6 6 (0.81%) Fat Client
7 5 (0.67%) Celerra
7 5 (0.67%) CLARiiON
7 5 (0.67%) PMI
8 4 (0.54%) Firmware
8 4 (0.54%) Replication
9 3 (0.40%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.40%) SecurID
9 3 (0.40%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 213 (28.59%) Windows
2 97 (13.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 94 (12.62%) Linux
4 62 (8.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 51 (6.85%) UNIX
6 44 (5.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (2.01%) Windows 7
8 14 (1.88%) Solaris
9 13 (1.74%) Windows XP
9 13 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (1.48%) Windows 2000 Server
11 9 (1.21%) Windows 8
12 8 (1.07%) CentOS
13 7 (0.94%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.81%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.67%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.54%) Debian
16 4 (0.54%) Android
17 2 (0.27%) HPUX
18 1 (0.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (23.62%) ITIL
2 55 (7.38%) Network Design
3 50 (6.71%) Network Management
4 40 (5.37%) Project Management
5 38 (5.10%) Incident Management
6 35 (4.70%) Migration
7 33 (4.43%) Information Security
8 32 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
9 29 (3.89%) Load Balancing
10 27 (3.62%) Service Management
10 27 (3.62%) Change Control
11 26 (3.49%) Service Delivery
12 25 (3.36%) PRINCE2
13 23 (3.09%) Network Monitoring
14 19 (2.55%) CRM
14 19 (2.55%) Change Management
15 18 (2.42%) Time Management
16 16 (2.15%) Business Continuity
16 16 (2.15%) Root Cause Analysis
17 15 (2.01%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (6.85%) SQL
2 27 (3.62%) Perl
3 26 (3.49%) Java
4 19 (2.55%) C#
5 18 (2.42%) PowerShell
6 12 (1.61%) VB
7 9 (1.21%) C
7 9 (1.21%) JavaScript
7 9 (1.21%) Bash Shell
8 8 (1.07%) PHP
9 7 (0.94%) Ruby
10 6 (0.81%) C++
11 5 (0.67%) Python
11 5 (0.67%) VBScript
12 2 (0.27%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.27%) Lisp
13 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.13%) Erlang
13 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 745 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 337 (45.23%) CCNP
3 145 (19.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 120 (16.11%) MCSE
5 116 (15.57%) Security Cleared
6 95 (12.75%) SC Cleared
7 56 (7.52%) CCIE
8 55 (7.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 50 (6.71%) MCITP
10 45 (6.04%) CISSP
11 41 (5.50%) MCSA
12 40 (5.37%) MCP
12 40 (5.37%) CCSA
13 38 (5.10%) Degree
13 38 (5.10%) JNCIA
14 32 (4.30%) DV Cleared
15 28 (3.76%) Citrix Certification
16 26 (3.49%) CCA
17 24 (3.22%) MCTS
18 23 (3.09%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.71%) SLA
2 15 (2.01%) QA
3 13 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.21%) JSP 440
4 9 (1.21%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.40%) GPG13
7 2 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 118 (15.84%) Active Directory
2 58 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (3.89%) vSphere
4 27 (3.62%) XenApp
5 24 (3.22%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (3.09%) Hyper-V
7 11 (1.48%) XenDesktop
8 10 (1.34%) VMware ESX
8 10 (1.34%) NFS
9 9 (1.21%) XenServer
10 8 (1.07%) ProxySG
11 5 (0.67%) Samba
12 4 (0.54%) Snort
12 4 (0.54%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.40%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.40%) KVM
13 3 (0.40%) Nmap
13 3 (0.40%) Squid
14 2 (0.27%) Xen
14 2 (0.27%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 33 (4.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 21 (2.82%) SCCM
3 17 (2.28%) OPNET
4 14 (1.88%) Nessus
5 12 (1.61%) NetBackup
5 12 (1.61%) Puppet
6 10 (1.34%) Cisco UCCX
6 10 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.07%) Cisco Prime
7 8 (1.07%) Cisco UCCE
8 7 (0.94%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.94%) OpenView
8 7 (0.94%) CiscoWorks
9 6 (0.81%) WSUS
10 5 (0.67%) MAILsweeper
11 4 (0.54%) HP NNM
11 4 (0.54%) Salt
12 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.40%) FortiGate
12 3 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 576 (77.32%) Cisco
2 148 (19.87%) VMware
3 136 (18.26%) Juniper
4 134 (17.99%) Microsoft
5 110 (14.77%) HP
6 102 (13.69%) Citrix
7 99 (13.29%) CheckPoint
8 59 (7.92%) F5
9 35 (4.70%) Oracle
10 33 (4.43%) Nortel
11 32 (4.30%) SolarWinds
12 31 (4.16%) Avaya
13 30 (4.03%) McAfee
14 28 (3.76%) Blue Coat
15 23 (3.09%) Red Hat
15 23 (3.09%) Symantec
16 22 (2.95%) EMC
17 20 (2.68%) Dell
17 20 (2.68%) Riverbed
18 18 (2.42%) Mitel
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