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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 219 263 244
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -19
Contract jobs citing CCNA 446 311 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.96% 0.71% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.78% 3.74% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 175 139
Average daily rate
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£315 £309 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.02% +2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £456 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 43
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £10.25 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £30.00 £46.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.82 £18.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.70% -43.07%
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
9340 8325 7316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.11% 18.93% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5504 4589 3894
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 375 511
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.04 £41.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +26 141 £313 -8.75% 87
South East +37 117 £325 - 49
South West -1 47 £325 +30.00% 31
North West +11 41 £260 +15.55% 26
Yorkshire +9 34 £308 +44.70% 25
West Midlands +3 28 £325 +4.50% 10
East of England -11 15 £431 +38.00% 11
East Midlands +19 13 £300 +27.65% 5
North East -7 6 £325 - 1
Midlands - 1 £275 -
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 987 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 789 (79.94%) Cisco
3 483 (48.94%) Firewall
4 464 (47.01%) CCNP
5 330 (33.43%) WAN
6 325 (32.93%) LAN
7 269 (27.25%) Windows
8 233 (23.61%) ITIL
9 218 (22.09%) VMware
10 191 (19.35%) Linux
11 185 (18.74%) Juniper
12 181 (18.34%) BGP
12 181 (18.34%) Cisco ASA
13 180 (18.24%) VPN
14 173 (17.53%) CheckPoint
15 167 (16.92%) Security Cleared
16 156 (15.81%) Microsoft
17 148 (14.99%) MPLS
18 144 (14.59%) OSPF
19 140 (14.18%) F5
20 129 (13.07%) Microsoft Certification
21 128 (12.97%) TCP/IP
22 127 (12.87%) Network Security
23 126 (12.77%) SC Cleared
23 126 (12.77%) HP
24 124 (12.56%) Telecoms
25 121 (12.26%) Wireless
26 115 (11.65%) Active Directory
27 108 (10.94%) EIGRP
27 108 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 72 (7.29%) MS Exchange
2 36 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (2.84%) IIS
4 22 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (2.03%) Apache
6 17 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (1.42%) SharePoint
9 13 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (0.81%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.51%) NetWeaver
12 4 (0.41%) nginx
12 4 (0.41%) Confluence
12 4 (0.41%) MediaWiki
12 4 (0.41%) Lync
12 4 (0.41%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.41%) SAS
13 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2000
13 3 (0.30%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.20%) Zimbra
Applications
1 49 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.74%) MS Office
2 27 (2.74%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.30%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.20%) MS Project
5 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.51%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.10%) Summit
4 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.71%) Office 365
3 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.30%) OpenShift
4 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 483 (48.94%) Firewall
2 330 (33.43%) WAN
3 325 (32.93%) LAN
4 181 (18.34%) BGP
4 181 (18.34%) Cisco ASA
5 180 (18.24%) VPN
6 148 (14.99%) MPLS
7 144 (14.59%) OSPF
8 128 (12.97%) TCP/IP
9 127 (12.87%) Network Security
10 121 (12.26%) Wireless
11 108 (10.94%) EIGRP
12 106 (10.74%) DNS
13 105 (10.64%) VoIP
13 105 (10.64%) SAN
14 95 (9.63%) Cisco Nexus
15 84 (8.51%) VLAN
16 82 (8.31%) DHCP
17 73 (7.40%) Ethernet
18 64 (6.48%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.03%) MySQL
3 14 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (0.51%) DB2
7 5 (0.51%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.51%) SAP BW
8 4 (0.41%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.41%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.20%) PerformancePoint
10 2 (0.20%) MS Access
10 2 (0.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (2.03%) Jenkins
2 19 (1.93%) Hudson
3 6 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.41%) JIRA
4 4 (0.41%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.41%) Subversion
5 3 (0.30%) StarTeam
6 2 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.20%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.20%) Ant
7 1 (0.10%) Metasploit
General
1 124 (12.56%) Telecoms
2 95 (9.63%) Finance
3 58 (5.88%) Banking
4 13 (1.32%) Legal
4 13 (1.32%) Investment Banking
5 11 (1.11%) Retail
5 11 (1.11%) Local Government
6 9 (0.91%) Publishing
7 6 (0.61%) Marketing
7 6 (0.61%) Back Office
8 5 (0.51%) Law
9 4 (0.41%) German Language
10 3 (0.30%) Advertising
10 3 (0.30%) Billing
11 2 (0.20%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.20%) Electronics
11 2 (0.20%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.20%) Military
12 1 (0.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 392 (39.72%) Network Engineer
2 106 (10.74%) Analyst
3 80 (8.11%) Support Engineer
4 77 (7.80%) Cisco Engineer
5 66 (6.69%) Network Support
6 59 (5.98%) Security Engineer
7 57 (5.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 51 (5.17%) Consultant
9 44 (4.46%) Network Analyst
10 43 (4.36%) Architect
10 43 (4.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 39 (3.95%) Senior Network Engineer
12 36 (3.65%) Network Support Engineer
13 33 (3.34%) Network Security Engineer
14 31 (3.14%) IP Engineer
15 29 (2.94%) Implementation Engineer
16 28 (2.84%) Network Specialist
17 27 (2.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 24 (2.43%) Operations Engineer
19 23 (2.33%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.82%) HTML
2 17 (1.72%) XMPP
2 17 (1.72%) Web Services
3 14 (1.42%) LAMP
4 13 (1.32%) CSS
4 13 (1.32%) JSP
5 12 (1.22%) WAP
5 12 (1.22%) .NET
6 10 (1.01%) Middleware
7 9 (0.91%) ASP.NET
8 6 (0.61%) SOAP
9 5 (0.51%) XML
10 4 (0.41%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.41%) Application Packaging
11 3 (0.30%) SAP Basis
12 2 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (0.20%) WCF
12 2 (0.20%) ADO.NET
12 2 (0.20%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 34 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
3 27 (2.74%) Blackberry
4 25 (2.53%) Clustering
5 22 (2.23%) PKI
6 18 (1.82%) IVR
7 15 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 14 (1.42%) Visualisation
9 13 (1.32%) NHS
10 11 (1.11%) User Experience
10 11 (1.11%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.01%) Open Source
12 9 (0.91%) e-Health
12 9 (0.91%) Wiki
13 8 (0.81%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.81%) CLARiiON
13 8 (0.81%) Replication
14 7 (0.71%) CESG
14 7 (0.71%) CMDB
15 6 (0.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 269 (27.25%) Windows
2 191 (19.35%) Linux
3 104 (10.54%) UNIX
4 96 (9.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 80 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 59 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (4.36%) Windows 7
8 35 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (3.44%) CentOS
10 23 (2.33%) Windows XP
11 20 (2.03%) Solaris
12 17 (1.72%) Windows 8
13 15 (1.52%) Ubuntu
14 11 (1.11%) Windows 2000
15 10 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
15 10 (1.01%) Android
16 8 (0.81%) Debian
17 4 (0.41%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.30%) SUSE
18 3 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (23.61%) ITIL
2 97 (9.83%) Network Management
3 96 (9.73%) Load Balancing
4 87 (8.81%) Network Monitoring
5 81 (8.21%) Network Design
6 59 (5.98%) Migration
7 45 (4.56%) Information Security
8 44 (4.46%) Incident Management
8 44 (4.46%) Service Delivery
9 39 (3.95%) Change Management
10 37 (3.75%) Project Management
11 36 (3.65%) Kalman Filter
12 34 (3.44%) Change Control
13 33 (3.34%) Network Architecture
14 31 (3.14%) Root Cause Analysis
14 31 (3.14%) Configuration Management
15 29 (2.94%) Mentoring
16 28 (2.84%) DevOps
17 27 (2.74%) PRINCE2
18 22 (2.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 55 (5.57%) SQL
2 54 (5.47%) Perl
3 33 (3.34%) Python
4 32 (3.24%) Bash Shell
5 25 (2.53%) PHP
5 25 (2.53%) PowerShell
6 19 (1.93%) Ruby
7 18 (1.82%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.01%) VBScript
9 9 (0.91%) VB
9 9 (0.91%) Java
10 6 (0.61%) C
10 6 (0.61%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.41%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.30%) Lisp
12 3 (0.30%) Erlang
13 2 (0.20%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.20%) C#
13 2 (0.20%) C++
14 1 (0.10%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 987 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 464 (47.01%) CCNP
3 167 (16.92%) Security Cleared
4 129 (13.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 126 (12.77%) SC Cleared
6 103 (10.44%) MCSE
7 96 (9.73%) CCIE
8 67 (6.79%) CCDP
9 55 (5.57%) JNCIA
10 47 (4.76%) CCSA
11 44 (4.46%) CCIP
12 43 (4.36%) Degree
12 43 (4.36%) CISSP
13 42 (4.26%) DV Cleared
14 39 (3.95%) MCITP
15 35 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 32 (3.24%) MCP
17 29 (2.94%) MCSA
17 29 (2.94%) CCDA
18 22 (2.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.78%) SLA
2 24 (2.43%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.01%) QA
3 10 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.81%) JSP 440
4 8 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.71%) GPG13
6 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 115 (11.65%) Active Directory
2 108 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (4.96%) vSphere
4 43 (4.36%) VMware ESXi
5 36 (3.65%) Hyper-V
6 24 (2.43%) XenApp
7 21 (2.13%) XenServer
8 18 (1.82%) ProxySG
9 15 (1.52%) Samba
10 13 (1.32%) VMware ESX
10 13 (1.32%) NFS
10 13 (1.32%) Firmware
11 11 (1.11%) vCloud
12 10 (1.01%) KVM
12 10 (1.01%) Snort
13 9 (0.91%) Squid
13 9 (0.91%) XenDesktop
14 5 (0.51%) UAG
15 4 (0.41%) Postfix
16 3 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (3.34%) Puppet
2 30 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (2.84%) FortiGate
4 24 (2.43%) SCCM
5 15 (1.52%) OPNET
5 15 (1.52%) Salt
6 14 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
6 14 (1.42%) NetBackup
7 12 (1.22%) Nagios
7 12 (1.22%) OpenView
7 12 (1.22%) CiscoWorks
8 11 (1.11%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.91%) CA Spectrum
9 9 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
10 8 (0.81%) Cisco UCCE
10 8 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (0.81%) Nessus
11 7 (0.71%) HP NNM
11 7 (0.71%) Netcool
11 7 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 789 (79.94%) Cisco
2 218 (22.09%) VMware
3 185 (18.74%) Juniper
4 173 (17.53%) CheckPoint
5 156 (15.81%) Microsoft
6 140 (14.18%) F5
7 126 (12.77%) HP
8 89 (9.02%) Citrix
9 65 (6.59%) SolarWinds
10 46 (4.66%) Avaya
10 46 (4.66%) Nortel
11 45 (4.56%) Blue Coat
12 43 (4.36%) Red Hat
13 41 (4.15%) Riverbed
14 40 (4.05%) McAfee
15 32 (3.24%) NetApp
15 32 (3.24%) BT
16 31 (3.14%) Nokia
17 28 (2.84%) Fortinet
17 28 (2.84%) BMC
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Roc Search
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
CRL
Rate: From £300 to £325 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
London
EarthStream Global
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
EarthStream Global
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: From £320 to £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £270 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £390.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £150 - £160 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Roc Search
Rate: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 350-420 Per Day call for details
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
TRG
Rate: 350-420 Per Day call for details
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 8 days ago