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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 290 222 213
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -9
Contract jobs citing CCNA 330 376 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.86% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.31% 4.74% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 180 259
Average daily rate £294 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £265 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 52 38
Average hourly rate £22.00 £26.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £18.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £135.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +11.11%
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9977 7937 9704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.48% 18.15% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5741 4261 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 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 507 438 527
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.47 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.15 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
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 23 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 23 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 23 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 -4 134 £325 +6.12% 59
South East -46 94 £270 +1.88% 45
North West -10 31 £223 -20.53% 8
East of England -36 21 £300 +55.84% 5
West Midlands -20 17 £338 +12.50% 4
South West -21 16 £239 -13.18% 17
Yorkshire -28 9 £388 +40.90% 17
East Midlands -23 4 £500 +53.84% 4
North East -26 2 - - 1
Midlands - - - -
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 643 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 512 (79.63%) Cisco
3 265 (41.21%) CCNP
4 258 (40.12%) Firewall
5 229 (35.61%) LAN
6 219 (34.06%) WAN
7 174 (27.06%) Windows
8 146 (22.71%) ITIL
9 142 (22.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 137 (21.31%) Microsoft
11 123 (19.13%) MCSE
12 120 (18.66%) VMware
13 118 (18.35%) TCP/IP
14 116 (18.04%) Active Directory
15 112 (17.42%) Network Security
16 106 (16.49%) Security Cleared
17 101 (15.71%) VPN
18 99 (15.40%) VoIP
19 98 (15.24%) Wireless
19 98 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
20 96 (14.93%) Juniper
21 95 (14.77%) MPLS
22 93 (14.46%) Citrix
23 91 (14.15%) SC Cleared
24 89 (13.84%) HP
25 88 (13.69%) Telecoms
26 82 (12.75%) MS Exchange
27 81 (12.60%) BGP
27 81 (12.60%) CheckPoint
28 80 (12.44%) OSPF

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 82 (12.75%) MS Exchange
2 50 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 28 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (3.11%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.71%) IIS
7 10 (1.56%) Lync
8 7 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (0.93%) Apache
10 4 (0.62%) Site Server
10 4 (0.62%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.62%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.31%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.31%) Documentum
11 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.16%) SAS
12 1 (0.16%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 43 (6.69%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.13%) MS Office
3 17 (2.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) MS Project
4 1 (0.16%) CATIA
4 1 (0.16%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.31%) Tridion
3 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.62%) Office 365
2 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 258 (40.12%) Firewall
2 229 (35.61%) LAN
3 219 (34.06%) WAN
4 118 (18.35%) TCP/IP
5 112 (17.42%) Network Security
6 101 (15.71%) VPN
7 99 (15.40%) VoIP
8 98 (15.24%) Wireless
9 95 (14.77%) MPLS
10 81 (12.60%) BGP
11 80 (12.44%) OSPF
12 79 (12.29%) DNS
13 75 (11.66%) Cisco ASA
14 56 (8.71%) DHCP
15 55 (8.55%) SAN
16 54 (8.40%) VLAN
17 52 (8.09%) EIGRP
18 45 (7.00%) Ethernet
19 43 (6.69%) Cisco IOS
20 41 (6.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.09%) MySQL
3 3 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.16%) MS Access
5 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.16%) Gerrit
2 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.16%) GDB
2 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.16%) TestNG
2 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.16%) Selenium
2 1 (0.16%) JUnit
2 1 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.16%) JMeter
2 1 (0.16%) Maven
General
1 88 (13.69%) Telecoms
2 74 (11.51%) Finance
3 31 (4.82%) Banking
4 14 (2.18%) Law
5 9 (1.40%) Retail
6 8 (1.24%) Legal
7 5 (0.78%) Advertising
7 5 (0.78%) Local Government
7 5 (0.78%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.62%) Back Office
8 4 (0.62%) Military
8 4 (0.62%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.47%) Billing
10 2 (0.31%) Marketing
10 2 (0.31%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.31%) Front Office
10 2 (0.31%) Electronics
10 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 266 (41.37%) Network Engineer
2 58 (9.02%) Cisco Engineer
2 58 (9.02%) Support Engineer
3 40 (6.22%) Analyst
4 39 (6.07%) Network Support
5 37 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 31 (4.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 29 (4.51%) Implementation Engineer
8 28 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 28 (4.35%) Security Engineer
9 23 (3.58%) Administrator
9 23 (3.58%) Architect
9 23 (3.58%) Network Analyst
10 22 (3.42%) Network Security Engineer
11 21 (3.27%) Consultant
12 18 (2.80%) Network Manager
12 18 (2.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 18 (2.80%) Voice Engineer
13 16 (2.49%) Network Support Engineer
13 16 (2.49%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.11%) JSP
2 12 (1.87%) .NET
3 9 (1.40%) Web Services
3 9 (1.40%) XMPP
4 4 (0.62%) SOAP
5 3 (0.47%) XML
5 3 (0.47%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.31%) LAMP
6 2 (0.31%) Middleware
6 2 (0.31%) HTML
6 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.31%) COM
6 2 (0.31%) REST
7 1 (0.16%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.16%) OpenID
7 1 (0.16%) OAuth
7 1 (0.16%) WSDL
7 1 (0.16%) WAP
7 1 (0.16%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.58%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (1.71%) Computer Science
3 10 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 10 (1.56%) NHS
4 9 (1.40%) Blackberry
4 9 (1.40%) Clustering
5 6 (0.93%) Firmware
5 6 (0.93%) Thin Client
5 6 (0.93%) Fat Client
6 4 (0.62%) CCTV
6 4 (0.62%) Mathematics
6 4 (0.62%) IVR
6 4 (0.62%) Replication
6 4 (0.62%) N-Tier
6 4 (0.62%) Client/Server
6 4 (0.62%) CMDB
6 4 (0.62%) Hedge funds
7 3 (0.47%) Statistics
8 2 (0.31%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.31%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 174 (27.06%) Windows
2 98 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (10.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 61 (9.49%) Linux
5 31 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (3.89%) UNIX
7 18 (2.80%) Solaris
8 17 (2.64%) Windows 7
9 16 (2.49%) Windows XP
10 11 (1.71%) Windows 2000
11 7 (1.09%) Android
11 7 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.47%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.47%) AIX
12 3 (0.47%) HPUX
12 3 (0.47%) Debian
13 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.31%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (22.71%) ITIL
2 61 (9.49%) Network Design
3 57 (8.86%) Network Management
4 46 (7.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 39 (6.07%) Migration
6 31 (4.82%) Project Management
7 27 (4.20%) Change Management
8 23 (3.58%) Service Delivery
9 21 (3.27%) Load Balancing
10 20 (3.11%) Network Monitoring
11 18 (2.80%) PRINCE2
12 16 (2.49%) Information Security
13 15 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
14 14 (2.18%) Service Management
15 13 (2.02%) Incident Management
16 12 (1.87%) Change Control
17 11 (1.71%) Performance Monitoring
18 10 (1.56%) CAD
18 10 (1.56%) Time Management
19 9 (1.40%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (4.20%) C
2 23 (3.58%) SQL
3 16 (2.49%) PowerShell
4 10 (1.56%) Perl
5 8 (1.24%) Java
6 6 (0.93%) VB
6 6 (0.93%) C#
7 5 (0.78%) C++
8 4 (0.62%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.62%) VBScript
9 3 (0.47%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.47%) Python
9 3 (0.47%) PHP
10 2 (0.31%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.16%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.16%) C-shell
11 1 (0.16%) AWK
11 1 (0.16%) Korn
Qualifications
1 643 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 265 (41.21%) CCNP
3 142 (22.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 123 (19.13%) MCSE
5 106 (16.49%) Security Cleared
6 91 (14.15%) SC Cleared
7 48 (7.47%) MCITP
8 42 (6.53%) CCIE
9 40 (6.22%) MCSA
9 40 (6.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 39 (6.07%) Degree
11 37 (5.75%) Citrix Certification
12 36 (5.60%) MCP
13 31 (4.82%) MCTS
14 28 (4.35%) CCDP
15 27 (4.20%) CCA
16 25 (3.89%) CISSP
17 19 (2.95%) CCSA
18 18 (2.80%) JNCIA
18 18 (2.80%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.20%) SLA
2 14 (2.18%) JSP 440
3 13 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.09%) QA
5 6 (0.93%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.62%) COBIT
7 3 (0.47%) HL7
8 1 (0.16%) GPG13
System Software
1 116 (18.04%) Active Directory
2 62 (9.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (4.51%) XenApp
4 22 (3.42%) vSphere
5 19 (2.95%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.71%) VMware ESX
7 10 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (1.56%) XenDesktop
8 7 (1.09%) XenServer
9 4 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.47%) KVM
10 3 (0.47%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.47%) NFS
10 3 (0.47%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.47%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.31%) VMware GSX
11 2 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.31%) Veritas File System
11 2 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 25 (3.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (2.02%) CiscoWorks
3 12 (1.87%) SCCM
4 9 (1.40%) NetBackup
5 8 (1.24%) WSUS
5 8 (1.24%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (0.93%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.78%) SCOM
7 5 (0.78%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (0.47%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.47%) Cacti
8 3 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.47%) OpenView
8 3 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.47%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.31%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 2 (0.31%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (0.31%) Legato
Vendors
1 512 (79.63%) Cisco
2 137 (21.31%) Microsoft
3 120 (18.66%) VMware
4 96 (14.93%) Juniper
5 93 (14.46%) Citrix
6 89 (13.84%) HP
7 81 (12.60%) CheckPoint
8 43 (6.69%) F5
9 40 (6.22%) SolarWinds
10 35 (5.44%) Blue Coat
11 31 (4.82%) McAfee
12 23 (3.58%) Avaya
13 21 (3.27%) Oracle
14 19 (2.95%) Riverbed
15 18 (2.80%) EMC
16 16 (2.49%) Nortel
17 15 (2.33%) NetApp
18 14 (2.18%) Nokia
19 13 (2.02%) IBM
19 13 (2.02%) Symantec
West London
Experis IT
Rate: £270 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Rate: £200 - £225 per day + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Venator Recruitment Limited
Rate: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 7 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £380 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £350 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 12 days ago
Newbury
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £145 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Huddersfield
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 28 days ago