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 5 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 229 265 242
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -23
Contract jobs citing CCNA 505 388 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.96% 0.77% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.06% 4.15% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 236 182
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £195 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £439 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 49
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.25 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+23.00% -14.63%
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
9978 9353 8451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.03% 18.63% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6031 5330 4588
Average daily rate £400 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 466 410 464
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £13.25 £12.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

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 5 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 5 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 5 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 +31 162 £315 -3.07% 58
South East -4 134 £350 +16.66% 52
North West +6 46 £300 +9.09% 17
South West +16 39 £350 - 19
Yorkshire -9 39 £350 +14.28% 21
East of England +18 31 £275 -8.33% 5
West Midlands +2 25 £315 +26.63% 6
East Midlands 0 21 £275 -21.42% 8
North East -14 7 £282 +25.33% 2
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 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 1074 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 821 (76.44%) Cisco
3 503 (46.83%) CCNP
4 482 (44.88%) Firewall
5 364 (33.89%) LAN
6 357 (33.24%) WAN
7 282 (26.26%) Windows
8 250 (23.28%) ITIL
9 225 (20.95%) VMware
10 216 (20.11%) CheckPoint
11 195 (18.16%) Microsoft
12 192 (17.88%) VPN
13 189 (17.60%) TCP/IP
13 189 (17.60%) Juniper
14 188 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
15 172 (16.01%) Wireless
16 168 (15.64%) Microsoft Certification
17 154 (14.34%) Active Directory
17 154 (14.34%) Network Security
18 149 (13.87%) F5
18 149 (13.87%) DNS
19 148 (13.78%) OSPF
20 145 (13.50%) BGP
21 141 (13.13%) Linux
21 141 (13.13%) Security Cleared
22 138 (12.85%) Data Centre
23 134 (12.48%) Telecoms
24 133 (12.38%) VoIP
24 133 (12.38%) MPLS
25 122 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 70 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 34 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (2.23%) SharePoint
5 23 (2.14%) Lync
6 18 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (1.02%) IBM Notes
8 10 (0.93%) IIS
9 9 (0.84%) CMS
10 7 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (0.56%) Apache
12 4 (0.37%) nginx
13 3 (0.28%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.28%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.19%) CloudStack
14 2 (0.19%) TPMS
15 1 (0.093%) Oracle Coherence
15 1 (0.093%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.093%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 73 (6.80%) MS Office
2 65 (6.05%) MS Excel
3 32 (2.98%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.093%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.093%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.093%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.21%) Office 365
3 11 (1.02%) SaaS
4 10 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.74%) IaaS
6 7 (0.65%) PaaS
7 1 (0.093%) HP Helion
7 1 (0.093%) Yammer
7 1 (0.093%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.093%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 482 (44.88%) Firewall
2 364 (33.89%) LAN
3 357 (33.24%) WAN
4 192 (17.88%) VPN
5 189 (17.60%) TCP/IP
6 188 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
7 172 (16.01%) Wireless
8 154 (14.34%) Network Security
9 149 (13.87%) DNS
10 148 (13.78%) OSPF
11 145 (13.50%) BGP
12 133 (12.38%) MPLS
12 133 (12.38%) VoIP
13 122 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
14 100 (9.31%) DHCP
15 94 (8.75%) VLAN
16 89 (8.29%) Internet
17 85 (7.91%) SAN
18 82 (7.64%) EIGRP
19 73 (6.80%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (2.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.56%) MySQL
3 4 (0.37%) Oracle Database
3 4 (0.37%) Big Data
3 4 (0.37%) MS Access
3 4 (0.37%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.093%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.093%) Redis
6 1 (0.093%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.093%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.093%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (0.65%) Metasploit
2 6 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.47%) Hudson
3 5 (0.47%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.28%) JIRA
5 3 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.19%) StarTeam
General
1 134 (12.48%) Telecoms
2 101 (9.40%) Finance
3 25 (2.33%) Banking
4 20 (1.86%) Retail
5 14 (1.30%) Marketing
6 12 (1.12%) Local Government
7 9 (0.84%) Legal
8 8 (0.74%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.65%) Spanish Language
9 7 (0.65%) Advertising
9 7 (0.65%) Publishing
9 7 (0.65%) Electronics
10 6 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.56%) French Language
11 5 (0.47%) German Language
11 5 (0.47%) Games
12 4 (0.37%) Japanese Language
12 4 (0.37%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.28%) Back Office
13 3 (0.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 444 (41.34%) Network Engineer
2 112 (10.43%) Analyst
3 96 (8.94%) Support Engineer
4 75 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
5 72 (6.70%) Network Support
6 55 (5.12%) Architect
7 54 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 52 (4.84%) Security Engineer
9 49 (4.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 44 (4.10%) Network Analyst
10 44 (4.10%) 2nd Line Support
11 40 (3.72%) Network Support Engineer
12 36 (3.35%) Senior Network Engineer
13 34 (3.17%) Consultant
14 32 (2.98%) Project Manager
14 32 (2.98%) Network Security Engineer
14 32 (2.98%) Support Analyst
15 30 (2.79%) Administrator
16 28 (2.61%) 3rd Line Support
17 26 (2.42%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (1.77%) 802.1X
2 18 (1.68%) CSS
3 11 (1.02%) LAMP
4 8 (0.74%) XMPP
4 8 (0.74%) .NET
4 8 (0.74%) Web Services
5 7 (0.65%) XML
6 6 (0.56%) HTML
7 4 (0.37%) JSP
8 3 (0.28%) SOAP
8 3 (0.28%) Middleware
8 3 (0.28%) JSON
8 3 (0.28%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.28%) REST
9 2 (0.19%) Regular Expression
9 2 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.19%) WAP
9 2 (0.19%) MFC
10 1 (0.093%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.093%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 138 (12.85%) Data Centre
2 45 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (2.23%) Management Information System
3 24 (2.23%) PKI
4 23 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
4 23 (2.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 21 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 16 (1.49%) NHS
7 10 (0.93%) e-Health
8 9 (0.84%) Replication
9 8 (0.74%) Cryptography
10 7 (0.65%) Clustering
10 7 (0.65%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.56%) Thin Client
11 6 (0.56%) CLARiiON
11 6 (0.56%) CMDB
11 6 (0.56%) Fat Client
12 5 (0.47%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.47%) GIS
12 5 (0.47%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 282 (26.26%) Windows
2 141 (13.13%) Linux
3 110 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 88 (8.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (6.89%) UNIX
6 55 (5.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 55 (5.12%) Windows 7
7 25 (2.33%) Windows XP
8 24 (2.23%) Solaris
8 24 (2.23%) Android
9 18 (1.68%) Windows 8
10 14 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
11 12 (1.12%) CentOS
12 9 (0.84%) Debian
13 8 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.65%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.65%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.28%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.28%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (23.28%) ITIL
2 92 (8.57%) Project Management
3 82 (7.64%) Network Design
4 74 (6.89%) Load Balancing
5 61 (5.68%) Service Delivery
6 55 (5.12%) Migration
7 49 (4.56%) Network Monitoring
8 48 (4.47%) PRINCE2
9 44 (4.10%) Network Management
10 42 (3.91%) Change Management
11 41 (3.82%) Configuration Management
11 41 (3.82%) ITIL V3
12 33 (3.07%) Service Management
13 32 (2.98%) Information Security
14 26 (2.42%) Incident Management
14 26 (2.42%) Kalman Filter
15 25 (2.33%) SIEM
16 24 (2.23%) Change Control
16 24 (2.23%) Business Continuity
17 21 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 73 (6.80%) SQL
2 21 (1.96%) Perl
3 17 (1.58%) Python
4 13 (1.21%) PowerShell
5 12 (1.12%) Bash Shell
6 11 (1.02%) C
7 9 (0.84%) JavaScript
8 8 (0.74%) PHP
9 6 (0.56%) Lisp
9 6 (0.56%) Ruby
10 5 (0.47%) VBScript
11 3 (0.28%) Java
12 2 (0.19%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.093%) C#
13 1 (0.093%) Groovy
13 1 (0.093%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1074 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 503 (46.83%) CCNP
3 168 (15.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 141 (13.13%) Security Cleared
5 119 (11.08%) MCSE
6 111 (10.34%) SC Cleared
7 77 (7.17%) CCIE
8 73 (6.80%) Degree
8 73 (6.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 61 (5.68%) MCSA
10 54 (5.03%) JNCIA
11 49 (4.56%) CCSA
12 48 (4.47%) CISSP
13 45 (4.19%) MCITP
14 41 (3.82%) CCDP
15 40 (3.72%) A+ Certification
16 38 (3.54%) MCP
17 30 (2.79%) Network+ Certification
17 30 (2.79%) DV Cleared
18 29 (2.70%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (6.42%) SLA
2 17 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.40%) QA
4 10 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.65%) HIPAA
7 6 (0.56%) JSP 440
8 5 (0.47%) COBIT
9 2 (0.19%) BS7799
10 1 (0.093%) TickIT
10 1 (0.093%) BS25999
10 1 (0.093%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 154 (14.34%) Active Directory
2 117 (10.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (5.77%) vSphere
4 45 (4.19%) XenApp
5 39 (3.63%) Hyper-V
6 34 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (1.30%) ProxySG
8 11 (1.02%) XenDesktop
8 11 (1.02%) VirtualBox
9 9 (0.84%) vCloud
9 9 (0.84%) KVM
10 8 (0.74%) NFS
11 7 (0.65%) XenServer
12 6 (0.56%) VMware ESX
13 5 (0.47%) Firmware
14 4 (0.37%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.37%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.37%) Samba
14 4 (0.37%) Snort
14 4 (0.37%) Squid
Systems Management
1 37 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 30 (2.79%) SCCM
3 17 (1.58%) SCOM
4 13 (1.21%) Cisco Prime
5 12 (1.12%) Cisco UCCX
6 11 (1.02%) Cisco UCCE
6 11 (1.02%) Backup Exec
7 10 (0.93%) CA Spectrum
8 9 (0.84%) Puppet
8 9 (0.84%) OPNET
9 8 (0.74%) OpenView
9 8 (0.74%) FortiGate
10 7 (0.65%) Nmap
11 6 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (0.56%) Cacti
12 5 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (0.47%) Ansible
12 5 (0.47%) Cisco IPCC
12 5 (0.47%) CiscoWorks
12 5 (0.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 821 (76.44%) Cisco
2 225 (20.95%) VMware
3 216 (20.11%) CheckPoint
4 195 (18.16%) Microsoft
5 189 (17.60%) Juniper
6 149 (13.87%) F5
7 98 (9.12%) Citrix
8 92 (8.57%) HP
9 48 (4.47%) SolarWinds
10 40 (3.72%) Blue Coat
11 38 (3.54%) Oracle
12 37 (3.45%) Dell
13 33 (3.07%) McAfee
14 32 (2.98%) Avaya
15 30 (2.79%) NetApp
15 30 (2.79%) Remedy
16 25 (2.33%) Fortinet
17 24 (2.23%) Apple
18 23 (2.14%) Nokia
19 22 (2.05%) Symantec
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £270 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Blandford Forum, Dorset
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glossop, Derbyshire
LA International
Rate: £221.89 - £244.08 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £310 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South Croydon, Surrey
Anderson Lamb
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Havant
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £11.00 - £16.00 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Rate: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 6 Month Fixed Term Contract with opt
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £480.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £205 - £225 per annum, Benefits Petrol Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £201 - £250 per day + DOE
Posted: 7 days ago