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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 197 265 229
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -36
Contract jobs citing CCNA 545 337 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.11% 0.70% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.85% 3.63% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 198 149
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£301 £313 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.68% +5.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+0.16% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 61
Average hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £15.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -15.00%
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
9313 9292 7751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.93% 19.37% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5383 5509 4181
Average daily rate £394 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £535 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 444 477 435
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.47 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +24 175 £300 -7.69% 65
South East +31 157 £325 +18.18% 53
West Midlands +37 53 £325 -18.75% 18
Yorkshire +7 37 £300 -20.00% 18
North West -10 36 £373 +49.00% 25
East of England +21 33 £275 -8.33% 15
South West +13 23 £300 -14.28% 19
East Midlands +10 23 £315 -21.25% 4
North East -9 2 £200 - 3
Midlands - 1 £275 -
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1000 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 791 (79.10%) Cisco
3 468 (46.80%) Firewall
4 448 (44.80%) CCNP
5 347 (34.70%) LAN
6 324 (32.40%) WAN
7 270 (27.00%) Windows
8 226 (22.60%) ITIL
9 213 (21.30%) VMware
10 208 (20.80%) Cisco ASA
11 197 (19.70%) Microsoft
12 196 (19.60%) VPN
13 185 (18.50%) Juniper
14 168 (16.80%) CheckPoint
15 167 (16.70%) TCP/IP
16 158 (15.80%) Active Directory
16 158 (15.80%) Linux
17 157 (15.70%) MPLS
18 156 (15.60%) BGP
19 151 (15.10%) Microsoft Certification
19 151 (15.10%) F5
20 148 (14.80%) Wireless
21 146 (14.60%) OSPF
22 138 (13.80%) Security Cleared
23 129 (12.90%) DNS
24 123 (12.30%) Telecoms
24 123 (12.30%) Network Security
25 121 (12.10%) VoIP
26 113 (11.30%) VMware Infrastructure
27 111 (11.10%) Finance

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 76 (7.60%) MS Exchange
2 30 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (2.60%) IIS
4 22 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 19 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (1.50%) Lync
8 11 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (1.10%) Apache
8 11 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (0.80%) IBM Notes
9 8 (0.80%) nginx
10 5 (0.50%) Confluence
10 5 (0.50%) MediaWiki
11 3 (0.30%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.30%) CMS
12 2 (0.20%) SAS
12 2 (0.20%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.20%) TPMS
13 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 64 (6.40%) MS Office
2 59 (5.90%) MS Excel
3 39 (3.90%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.60%) MS Project
6 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.10%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.20%) Office 365
4 11 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.30%) SaaS
5 3 (0.30%) PaaS
5 3 (0.30%) IaaS
5 3 (0.30%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.10%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 468 (46.80%) Firewall
2 347 (34.70%) LAN
3 324 (32.40%) WAN
4 208 (20.80%) Cisco ASA
5 196 (19.60%) VPN
6 167 (16.70%) TCP/IP
7 157 (15.70%) MPLS
8 156 (15.60%) BGP
9 148 (14.80%) Wireless
10 146 (14.60%) OSPF
11 129 (12.90%) DNS
12 123 (12.30%) Network Security
13 121 (12.10%) VoIP
14 104 (10.40%) Cisco Nexus
15 101 (10.10%) EIGRP
16 90 (9.00%) VLAN
17 85 (8.50%) DHCP
18 82 (8.20%) Internet
19 78 (7.80%) Ethernet
20 71 (7.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (3.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.40%) MySQL
3 8 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (0.40%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.30%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.30%) MS Access
7 2 (0.20%) Informix
7 2 (0.20%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.10%) Big Data
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.10%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.10%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (1.70%) Jenkins
2 16 (1.60%) Hudson
3 8 (0.80%) JIRA
4 5 (0.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.50%) StarTeam
4 5 (0.50%) Subversion
5 4 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.10%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.10%) Ant
General
1 123 (12.30%) Telecoms
2 111 (11.10%) Finance
3 38 (3.80%) Banking
4 17 (1.70%) Retail
5 15 (1.50%) Investment Banking
6 14 (1.40%) Marketing
7 11 (1.10%) Legal
8 10 (1.00%) Local Government
9 7 (0.70%) Spanish Language
10 6 (0.60%) Electronics
10 6 (0.60%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.60%) Games
11 5 (0.50%) Advertising
11 5 (0.50%) Publishing
12 4 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.40%) Japanese Language
13 3 (0.30%) Automotive
13 3 (0.30%) Back Office
14 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.10%) French Language
Job Titles
1 395 (39.50%) Network Engineer
2 121 (12.10%) Analyst
3 96 (9.60%) Support Engineer
4 87 (8.70%) Network Support
5 69 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
6 50 (5.00%) Network Analyst
7 47 (4.70%) Architect
8 45 (4.50%) Network Support Engineer
9 43 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 37 (3.70%) Security Engineer
10 37 (3.70%) Support Analyst
11 36 (3.60%) Senior Network Engineer
12 35 (3.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 35 (3.50%) 2nd Line Support
13 33 (3.30%) Consultant
14 30 (3.00%) Project Manager
15 29 (2.90%) Operations Engineer
16 28 (2.80%) 3rd Line Support
17 27 (2.70%) IP Engineer
18 26 (2.60%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (1.70%) XMPP
2 12 (1.20%) HTML
3 9 (0.90%) XML
3 9 (0.90%) JSP
3 9 (0.90%) .NET
4 7 (0.70%) CSS
5 6 (0.60%) Web Services
5 6 (0.60%) WAP
5 6 (0.60%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.50%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.40%) LAMP
8 3 (0.30%) REST
8 3 (0.30%) JSON
8 3 (0.30%) SOAP
9 2 (0.20%) Middleware
9 2 (0.20%) MFC
9 2 (0.20%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.20%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.10%) YAML
10 1 (0.10%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (2.70%) PKI
3 25 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 23 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 20 (2.00%) Blackberry
6 14 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 13 (1.30%) CMDB
7 13 (1.30%) NHS
8 12 (1.20%) Clustering
9 10 (1.00%) Wiki
10 8 (0.80%) Client/Server
10 8 (0.80%) Handset
11 7 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 7 (0.70%) e-Health
11 7 (0.70%) CLARiiON
12 6 (0.60%) Open Source
13 5 (0.50%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.50%) Cryptography
13 5 (0.50%) Replication
14 4 (0.40%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 270 (27.00%) Windows
2 158 (15.80%) Linux
3 95 (9.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 72 (7.20%) UNIX
6 70 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 61 (6.10%) Windows 7
8 25 (2.50%) Windows 8
9 22 (2.20%) CentOS
10 20 (2.00%) Windows XP
11 19 (1.90%) Solaris
12 18 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (1.80%) Android
13 13 (1.30%) Debian
14 12 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
15 9 (0.90%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.80%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.50%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.30%) AIX
18 3 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (22.60%) ITIL
2 84 (8.40%) Network Design
3 83 (8.30%) Project Management
4 81 (8.10%) Load Balancing
5 80 (8.00%) Network Management
6 63 (6.30%) Network Monitoring
7 55 (5.50%) Migration
8 50 (5.00%) Configuration Management
9 48 (4.80%) Service Delivery
10 44 (4.40%) PRINCE2
11 42 (4.20%) Change Management
12 41 (4.10%) ITIL V3
13 38 (3.80%) Incident Management
14 31 (3.10%) Information Security
15 30 (3.00%) Service Management
16 25 (2.50%) Business Continuity
16 25 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
16 25 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
17 24 (2.40%) Disaster Recovery
18 22 (2.20%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 63 (6.30%) SQL
2 33 (3.30%) Perl
3 29 (2.90%) Python
4 20 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 19 (1.90%) PHP
6 15 (1.50%) PowerShell
6 15 (1.50%) JavaScript
7 13 (1.30%) Ruby
8 11 (1.10%) VBScript
9 8 (0.80%) VB
10 7 (0.70%) Lisp
11 6 (0.60%) C
12 3 (0.30%) Java
12 3 (0.30%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.20%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.10%) Erlang
14 1 (0.10%) Groovy
14 1 (0.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 1000 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 448 (44.80%) CCNP
3 151 (15.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 138 (13.80%) Security Cleared
5 104 (10.40%) MCSE
6 98 (9.80%) SC Cleared
7 69 (6.90%) CCIE
8 59 (5.90%) Degree
9 56 (5.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 47 (4.70%) MCSA
11 43 (4.30%) MCITP
12 42 (4.20%) JNCIA
13 39 (3.90%) CCIP
13 39 (3.90%) CCDP
14 37 (3.70%) MCP
15 36 (3.60%) DV Cleared
16 31 (3.10%) A+ Certification
17 25 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
18 24 (2.40%) JNCIP
19 21 (2.10%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (6.60%) SLA
2 21 (2.10%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.10%) QA
5 8 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.80%) JSP 440
6 6 (0.60%) GPG13
7 1 (0.10%) BS25999
7 1 (0.10%) COBIT
7 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.10%) TickIT
7 1 (0.10%) BS7799
System Software
1 158 (15.80%) Active Directory
2 113 (11.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (4.00%) vSphere
4 33 (3.30%) Hyper-V
5 28 (2.80%) XenApp
6 21 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (1.50%) XenServer
7 15 (1.50%) Firmware
8 14 (1.40%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.90%) vCloud
10 8 (0.80%) Samba
10 8 (0.80%) Postfix
11 7 (0.70%) Squid
12 6 (0.60%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.60%) ProxySG
12 6 (0.60%) Snort
12 6 (0.60%) KVM
13 5 (0.50%) iptables
14 4 (0.40%) NFS
15 3 (0.30%) UAG
Systems Management
1 34 (3.40%) SCCM
2 29 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 22 (2.20%) FortiGate
4 18 (1.80%) Puppet
5 13 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (1.20%) Ansible
7 11 (1.10%) Salt
7 11 (1.10%) NetBackup
7 11 (1.10%) OPNET
8 10 (1.00%) SCOM
9 9 (0.90%) Cisco Prime
10 8 (0.80%) CiscoWorks
10 8 (0.80%) OpenView
10 8 (0.80%) HP NNM
11 7 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
11 7 (0.70%) CA Spectrum
11 7 (0.70%) Nagios
12 6 (0.60%) WSUS
12 6 (0.60%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 791 (79.10%) Cisco
2 213 (21.30%) VMware
3 197 (19.70%) Microsoft
4 185 (18.50%) Juniper
5 168 (16.80%) CheckPoint
6 151 (15.10%) F5
7 84 (8.40%) HP
8 82 (8.20%) Citrix
9 56 (5.60%) SolarWinds
10 40 (4.00%) NetApp
10 40 (4.00%) Blue Coat
11 35 (3.50%) McAfee
12 30 (3.00%) BT
13 28 (2.80%) Oracle
14 27 (2.70%) Avaya
15 26 (2.60%) Dell
16 25 (2.50%) Remedy
17 20 (2.00%) Red Hat
18 19 (1.90%) Apple
19 18 (1.80%) Fortinet
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £200 - £270 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £475 - 535 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Computer Futures
Rate: £160 - £170 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Selby
Real Staffing
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £440 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Eastleigh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £1 - £2 per day + Open
Posted: 10 days ago