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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 225 246 243
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Contract jobs citing CCNA 529 421 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.00% 0.84% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.21% 4.49% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 267 194
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £180 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 24 39
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £15.60 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.91 £50.00 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.96 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.75% -0.22%
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
10154 9384 8450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.11% 18.65% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6152 5396 4705
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 386 436
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.36 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £44.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +33 154 £310 -8.82% 63
South East 0 150 £350 +14.75% 40
North West -16 45 £325 -16.12% 15
South West +16 44 £338 -3.57% 21
Yorkshire -6 44 £325 +13.04% 15
East of England +14 37 £250 -16.66% 15
West Midlands -13 24 £300 +20.00% 12
East Midlands -4 20 £275 -29.03% 10
North East -18 10 £282 +25.33% 4
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1061 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 805 (75.87%) Cisco
3 508 (47.88%) Firewall
4 490 (46.18%) CCNP
5 365 (34.40%) LAN
6 358 (33.74%) WAN
7 291 (27.43%) Windows
8 243 (22.90%) ITIL
9 236 (22.24%) VMware
10 215 (20.26%) CheckPoint
11 198 (18.66%) TCP/IP
12 194 (18.28%) VPN
13 192 (18.10%) Microsoft
14 189 (17.81%) Cisco ASA
15 188 (17.72%) Juniper
16 181 (17.06%) Wireless
17 173 (16.31%) DNS
18 167 (15.74%) Microsoft Certification
19 162 (15.27%) Active Directory
20 155 (14.61%) Network Security
21 151 (14.23%) Data Centre
22 146 (13.76%) F5
23 143 (13.48%) Security Cleared
23 143 (13.48%) OSPF
24 141 (13.29%) Linux
25 135 (12.72%) VoIP
26 134 (12.63%) BGP
27 129 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
28 126 (11.88%) MPLS
29 125 (11.78%) MCSE

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 63 (5.94%) MS Exchange
2 30 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (2.73%) SharePoint
4 26 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (2.17%) Lync
6 14 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (0.85%) CMS
7 9 (0.85%) IIS
8 8 (0.75%) IBM Notes
8 8 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (0.66%) Apache
10 6 (0.57%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.38%) nginx
12 3 (0.28%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.19%) TPMS
13 2 (0.19%) JBoss
13 2 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.19%) CloudStack
14 1 (0.094%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.094%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 70 (6.60%) MS Office
2 60 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 23 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.094%) RMDS
2 1 (0.094%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.094%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.094%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.41%) SaaS
3 13 (1.23%) Office 365
4 11 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.75%) IaaS
7 7 (0.66%) PaaS
8 1 (0.094%) HP Helion
8 1 (0.094%) Yammer
8 1 (0.094%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.094%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 508 (47.88%) Firewall
2 365 (34.40%) LAN
3 358 (33.74%) WAN
4 198 (18.66%) TCP/IP
5 194 (18.28%) VPN
6 189 (17.81%) Cisco ASA
7 181 (17.06%) Wireless
8 173 (16.31%) DNS
9 155 (14.61%) Network Security
10 143 (13.48%) OSPF
11 135 (12.72%) VoIP
12 134 (12.63%) BGP
13 126 (11.88%) MPLS
14 123 (11.59%) Cisco Nexus
15 120 (11.31%) DHCP
16 96 (9.05%) VLAN
17 90 (8.48%) SAN
18 75 (7.07%) EIGRP
19 74 (6.97%) Internet
20 72 (6.79%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (2.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.75%) Big Data
3 7 (0.66%) MySQL
4 4 (0.38%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.38%) MS Access
4 4 (0.38%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.094%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.094%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.094%) Redis
7 1 (0.094%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.094%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.094%) DB2
7 1 (0.094%) Informix
Development Applications
1 9 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (0.66%) Metasploit
2 7 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.28%) JIRA
4 3 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.28%) Hudson
4 3 (0.28%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.19%) StarTeam
General
1 122 (11.50%) Telecoms
2 89 (8.39%) Finance
3 24 (2.26%) Banking
4 21 (1.98%) Retail
5 14 (1.32%) Local Government
6 13 (1.23%) Marketing
7 10 (0.94%) Publishing
8 8 (0.75%) Legal
8 8 (0.75%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.66%) Advertising
10 6 (0.57%) French Language
11 5 (0.47%) German Language
11 5 (0.47%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.38%) Games
13 3 (0.28%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.28%) Back Office
13 3 (0.28%) Electronics
13 3 (0.28%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.19%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 443 (41.75%) Network Engineer
2 95 (8.95%) Support Engineer
3 86 (8.11%) Analyst
4 78 (7.35%) Cisco Engineer
5 71 (6.69%) Network Support
6 64 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 62 (5.84%) Architect
8 55 (5.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 51 (4.81%) Security Engineer
10 37 (3.49%) Consultant
10 37 (3.49%) 2nd Line Support
10 37 (3.49%) Network Support Engineer
10 37 (3.49%) Senior Network Engineer
11 35 (3.30%) Network Security Engineer
12 32 (3.02%) 3rd Line Support
12 32 (3.02%) Network Analyst
13 31 (2.92%) Project Manager
14 30 (2.83%) Administrator
15 28 (2.64%) Network Specialist
16 25 (2.36%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.89%) CSS
2 14 (1.32%) 802.1X
3 13 (1.23%) .NET
4 11 (1.04%) LAMP
5 8 (0.75%) Web Services
6 7 (0.66%) XML
6 7 (0.66%) XMPP
7 6 (0.57%) HTML
8 4 (0.38%) Middleware
9 3 (0.28%) REST
9 3 (0.28%) SOAP
9 3 (0.28%) JSON
9 3 (0.28%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (0.19%) WAP
10 2 (0.19%) JSP
10 2 (0.19%) MFC
11 1 (0.094%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.094%) J2EE
11 1 (0.094%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 151 (14.23%) Data Centre
2 43 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (2.92%) Video Conferencing
4 25 (2.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 24 (2.26%) PKI
6 23 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 21 (1.98%) Computer Science
8 20 (1.89%) NHS
9 10 (0.94%) Replication
9 10 (0.94%) e-Health
10 9 (0.85%) Clustering
10 9 (0.85%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.66%) Thin Client
11 7 (0.66%) Cryptography
11 7 (0.66%) Fat Client
12 6 (0.57%) CLARiiON
12 6 (0.57%) IVR
13 5 (0.47%) GIS
13 5 (0.47%) SecurID
14 4 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 291 (27.43%) Windows
2 141 (13.29%) Linux
3 113 (10.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 92 (8.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 69 (6.50%) UNIX
6 57 (5.37%) Windows 7
7 50 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (2.26%) Solaris
8 24 (2.26%) Windows XP
9 22 (2.07%) Android
10 14 (1.32%) Windows 8
10 14 (1.32%) CentOS
11 10 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (0.85%) Mac OS
12 9 (0.85%) Debian
13 7 (0.66%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.57%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.38%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (22.90%) ITIL
2 87 (8.20%) Project Management
3 81 (7.63%) Network Design
4 75 (7.07%) Load Balancing
5 56 (5.28%) Service Delivery
6 52 (4.90%) Migration
7 44 (4.15%) Network Monitoring
8 43 (4.05%) Network Management
9 42 (3.96%) PRINCE2
10 41 (3.86%) Change Management
11 39 (3.68%) Information Security
12 37 (3.49%) Service Management
12 37 (3.49%) Configuration Management
13 36 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
14 33 (3.11%) ITIL V3
15 30 (2.83%) SIEM
16 26 (2.45%) Capacity Management
17 23 (2.17%) Change Control
18 22 (2.07%) TOGAF
18 22 (2.07%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 82 (7.73%) SQL
2 19 (1.79%) Perl
3 17 (1.60%) C
3 17 (1.60%) Python
4 14 (1.32%) PowerShell
5 13 (1.23%) Bash Shell
6 9 (0.85%) JavaScript
7 6 (0.57%) PHP
8 5 (0.47%) VBScript
8 5 (0.47%) Lisp
9 4 (0.38%) Ruby
9 4 (0.38%) Java
10 3 (0.28%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.19%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.094%) C#
12 1 (0.094%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1061 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 490 (46.18%) CCNP
3 167 (15.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 143 (13.48%) Security Cleared
5 125 (11.78%) MCSE
6 112 (10.56%) SC Cleared
7 79 (7.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 76 (7.16%) Degree
9 68 (6.41%) CCIE
10 59 (5.56%) MCSA
11 58 (5.47%) CCSA
12 56 (5.28%) CISSP
13 50 (4.71%) MCITP
14 47 (4.43%) JNCIA
15 45 (4.24%) CCDP
16 36 (3.39%) A+ Certification
17 32 (3.02%) CCDA
18 31 (2.92%) DV Cleared
19 29 (2.73%) MCP
20 28 (2.64%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.60%) SLA
2 18 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (1.32%) QA
5 11 (1.04%) HIPAA
6 10 (0.94%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.47%) COBIT
8 2 (0.19%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.19%) BS7799
9 1 (0.094%) TickIT
9 1 (0.094%) BS25999
9 1 (0.094%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 162 (15.27%) Active Directory
2 129 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (6.13%) vSphere
4 42 (3.96%) XenApp
5 34 (3.20%) Hyper-V
6 29 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (1.70%) ProxySG
8 12 (1.13%) VirtualBox
9 10 (0.94%) vCloud
9 10 (0.94%) KVM
9 10 (0.94%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.85%) NFS
10 9 (0.85%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.57%) XenServer
12 5 (0.47%) Squid
12 5 (0.47%) Samba
12 5 (0.47%) Firmware
13 4 (0.38%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.38%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 30 (2.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 27 (2.54%) SCCM
3 18 (1.70%) SCOM
4 14 (1.32%) Cisco Prime
5 12 (1.13%) FortiGate
5 12 (1.13%) Cisco UCCX
6 11 (1.04%) Cisco UCCE
6 11 (1.04%) Backup Exec
6 11 (1.04%) OpenView
7 10 (0.94%) Cacti
7 10 (0.94%) CA Spectrum
8 8 (0.75%) OPNET
9 7 (0.66%) Nmap
9 7 (0.66%) Puppet
10 6 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
10 6 (0.57%) Cisco IPCC
11 5 (0.47%) CiscoWorks
11 5 (0.47%) Foglight
12 4 (0.38%) Nagios
12 4 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 805 (75.87%) Cisco
2 236 (22.24%) VMware
3 215 (20.26%) CheckPoint
4 192 (18.10%) Microsoft
5 188 (17.72%) Juniper
6 146 (13.76%) F5
7 95 (8.95%) Citrix
8 94 (8.86%) HP
9 51 (4.81%) Blue Coat
10 44 (4.15%) SolarWinds
11 42 (3.96%) Oracle
12 34 (3.20%) Dell
12 34 (3.20%) Remedy
13 33 (3.11%) McAfee
14 32 (3.02%) Avaya
15 31 (2.92%) NetApp
16 30 (2.83%) Fortinet
16 30 (2.83%) Aruba
17 27 (2.54%) Nokia
18 22 (2.07%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: Up to £600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: Up to £685 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Latcom Ltd
Rate: From £20 to £25 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £382.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £300.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £120 - £160 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £330 - £430 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago