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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 209 250 236
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -14
Contract jobs citing CCNA 530 368 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.02% 0.77% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.95% 4.53% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 190 208
Average daily rate
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£330 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 28
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.74 £15.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £37.50 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%
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
10712 8126 8353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.54% 17.09% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6104 4653 4436
Average daily rate £397 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.73% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 340 511
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.55 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% -15.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £43.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -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 21 November 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 21 November 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 21 November 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
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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 +9 177 £350 +7.69% 62
South East +40 141 £325 -2.98% 60
West Midlands +22 57 £330 +20.00% 16
South West -6 42 £275 - 17
North West +5 39 £370 +21.31% 17
East of England -25 28 £310 +24.00% 13
Yorkshire +2 21 £306 -19.67% 22
East Midlands +12 16 £300 -2.43% 6
North East -34 6 £275 -8.33% 4
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 931 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 727 (78.09%) Cisco
3 437 (46.94%) CCNP
4 414 (44.47%) Firewall
5 304 (32.65%) LAN
5 304 (32.65%) WAN
6 240 (25.78%) ITIL
7 239 (25.67%) Windows
8 187 (20.09%) VMware
9 176 (18.90%) Juniper
10 172 (18.47%) Security Cleared
11 170 (18.26%) CheckPoint
12 147 (15.79%) Linux
13 142 (15.25%) Cisco ASA
14 139 (14.93%) BGP
15 136 (14.61%) HP
16 132 (14.18%) SC Cleared
17 130 (13.96%) Microsoft Certification
18 126 (13.53%) Microsoft
19 125 (13.43%) TCP/IP
20 122 (13.10%) VPN
20 122 (13.10%) MPLS
21 121 (13.00%) Wireless
22 120 (12.89%) OSPF
22 120 (12.89%) F5
23 119 (12.78%) Telecoms
24 113 (12.14%) Network Security
25 111 (11.92%) SAN
26 106 (11.39%) MCSE
27 105 (11.28%) Active Directory

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 60 (6.44%) MS Exchange
2 32 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (2.15%) IIS
5 17 (1.83%) Apache
6 15 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (0.86%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.75%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.54%) NetWeaver
10 5 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.32%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (0.32%) Lync
12 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.21%) Zimbra
12 2 (0.21%) SAS
13 1 (0.11%) CMS
Applications
1 45 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 37 (3.97%) MS Visio
3 31 (3.33%) MS Office
4 6 (0.64%) AutoCAD
4 6 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.43%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.54%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.11%) Summit
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.43%) Office 365
4 1 (0.11%) IaaS
4 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 414 (44.47%) Firewall
2 304 (32.65%) LAN
2 304 (32.65%) WAN
3 142 (15.25%) Cisco ASA
4 139 (14.93%) BGP
5 125 (13.43%) TCP/IP
6 122 (13.10%) VPN
6 122 (13.10%) MPLS
7 121 (13.00%) Wireless
8 120 (12.89%) OSPF
9 113 (12.14%) Network Security
10 111 (11.92%) SAN
11 98 (10.53%) VoIP
12 85 (9.13%) DNS
13 84 (9.02%) Cisco Nexus
14 76 (8.16%) EIGRP
15 72 (7.73%) VLAN
16 61 (6.55%) Ethernet
17 60 (6.44%) DHCP
18 54 (5.80%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (3.44%) SQL Server
2 18 (1.93%) MySQL
3 12 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (0.97%) Relational Database
5 8 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (0.54%) DB2
7 5 (0.54%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.54%) SAP BW
8 4 (0.43%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.43%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.21%) MS Access
10 2 (0.21%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.11%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (1.18%) Hudson
1 11 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.21%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.21%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.11%) Ant
General
1 119 (12.78%) Telecoms
2 82 (8.81%) Finance
3 45 (4.83%) Banking
4 14 (1.50%) Retail
5 9 (0.97%) Legal
6 8 (0.86%) Publishing
7 7 (0.75%) Local Government
8 5 (0.54%) Billing
8 5 (0.54%) Law
8 5 (0.54%) Advertising
9 4 (0.43%) German Language
9 4 (0.43%) Back Office
9 4 (0.43%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.32%) Marketing
10 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.21%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.21%) Military
12 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 359 (38.56%) Network Engineer
2 107 (11.49%) Analyst
3 78 (8.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 69 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 57 (6.12%) Security Engineer
6 54 (5.80%) Network Support
7 51 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 45 (4.83%) Network Analyst
8 45 (4.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 42 (4.51%) Consultant
10 39 (4.19%) Architect
11 32 (3.44%) Network Security Engineer
12 30 (3.22%) Network Support Engineer
13 29 (3.11%) Senior Network Engineer
14 27 (2.90%) IP Engineer
15 25 (2.69%) Network Specialist
16 22 (2.36%) Design Engineer
16 22 (2.36%) Implementation Engineer
17 20 (2.15%) 3rd Line Support
18 19 (2.04%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.04%) Web Services
2 18 (1.93%) JSP
3 17 (1.83%) HTML
4 16 (1.72%) CSS
5 15 (1.61%) LAMP
6 10 (1.07%) Middleware
6 10 (1.07%) .NET
7 9 (0.97%) SOAP
8 8 (0.86%) WAP
8 8 (0.86%) ASP.NET
9 7 (0.75%) XMPP
10 3 (0.32%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.32%) SAP Basis
10 3 (0.32%) HTML5
11 2 (0.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (0.21%) Ajax
11 2 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.21%) WCF
11 2 (0.21%) ADO.NET
12 1 (0.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
3 19 (2.04%) Clustering
4 17 (1.83%) IVR
5 15 (1.61%) PKI
5 15 (1.61%) Mobile App
6 14 (1.50%) Visualisation
7 13 (1.40%) NHS
8 12 (1.29%) Blackberry
8 12 (1.29%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.29%) User Experience
9 9 (0.97%) e-Health
10 8 (0.86%) Replication
10 8 (0.86%) CLARiiON
11 7 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.75%) Open Source
11 7 (0.75%) Statistics
12 5 (0.54%) PMI
12 5 (0.54%) CESG
13 4 (0.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 239 (25.67%) Windows
2 147 (15.79%) Linux
3 96 (10.31%) UNIX
4 94 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (6.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (2.47%) Windows 7
8 23 (2.47%) CentOS
9 22 (2.36%) Solaris
10 20 (2.15%) Windows XP
11 11 (1.18%) Ubuntu
12 10 (1.07%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (0.97%) Windows 2000
13 9 (0.97%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.75%) Android
15 5 (0.54%) Debian
16 3 (0.32%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.32%) Windows NT
16 3 (0.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (25.78%) ITIL
2 80 (8.59%) Network Design
3 79 (8.49%) Network Management
4 74 (7.95%) Network Monitoring
5 71 (7.63%) Load Balancing
6 47 (5.05%) Incident Management
7 43 (4.62%) Project Management
7 43 (4.62%) Migration
8 39 (4.19%) Service Delivery
8 39 (4.19%) Change Control
9 38 (4.08%) Change Management
9 38 (4.08%) Information Security
10 36 (3.87%) Network Architecture
10 36 (3.87%) Mentoring
11 31 (3.33%) Service Management
12 28 (3.01%) PRINCE2
13 22 (2.36%) Kalman Filter
14 21 (2.26%) Root Cause Analysis
14 21 (2.26%) Fault Management
14 21 (2.26%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 55 (5.91%) SQL
2 45 (4.83%) Perl
3 23 (2.47%) Bash Shell
4 19 (2.04%) PowerShell
5 18 (1.93%) PHP
5 18 (1.93%) Python
6 17 (1.83%) Java
7 14 (1.50%) JavaScript
8 13 (1.40%) Ruby
9 7 (0.75%) VB
9 7 (0.75%) C#
9 7 (0.75%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.54%) C
11 3 (0.32%) C++
11 3 (0.32%) Erlang
12 2 (0.21%) Lisp
12 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.21%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.21%) VBScript
13 1 (0.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 931 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 437 (46.94%) CCNP
3 172 (18.47%) Security Cleared
4 132 (14.18%) SC Cleared
5 130 (13.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 106 (11.39%) MCSE
7 84 (9.02%) CCIE
8 55 (5.91%) CCDP
9 53 (5.69%) JNCIA
10 48 (5.16%) CCSA
11 46 (4.94%) CISSP
12 44 (4.73%) MCITP
13 42 (4.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 42 (4.51%) DV Cleared
14 41 (4.40%) MCP
15 36 (3.87%) CCIP
16 34 (3.65%) Degree
17 30 (3.22%) MCSA
18 27 (2.90%) CCDA
19 22 (2.36%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (6.77%) SLA
2 13 (1.40%) JSP 440
3 12 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.29%) QA
4 10 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.32%) GPG13
7 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 105 (11.28%) Active Directory
2 72 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (5.48%) vSphere
4 43 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
5 30 (3.22%) XenApp
6 27 (2.90%) Hyper-V
7 15 (1.61%) NFS
7 15 (1.61%) ProxySG
8 14 (1.50%) VMware ESX
9 13 (1.40%) XenServer
10 11 (1.18%) Samba
11 10 (1.07%) XenDesktop
12 9 (0.97%) KVM
13 8 (0.86%) vCloud
14 7 (0.75%) Snort
15 5 (0.54%) Nmap
15 5 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
16 4 (0.43%) Squid
17 3 (0.32%) Firmware
17 3 (0.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 26 (2.79%) Puppet
2 25 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (2.15%) SCCM
4 15 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
4 15 (1.61%) FortiGate
4 15 (1.61%) OPNET
5 13 (1.40%) CiscoWorks
6 12 (1.29%) OpenView
6 12 (1.29%) Backup Exec
6 12 (1.29%) Nessus
7 11 (1.18%) Cisco Prime
7 11 (1.18%) Salt
8 10 (1.07%) Cisco UCCE
9 9 (0.97%) CA Spectrum
9 9 (0.97%) NetBackup
10 8 (0.86%) Netcool
11 7 (0.75%) Nagios
11 7 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (0.64%) SCOM
13 5 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 727 (78.09%) Cisco
2 187 (20.09%) VMware
3 176 (18.90%) Juniper
4 170 (18.26%) CheckPoint
5 136 (14.61%) HP
6 126 (13.53%) Microsoft
7 120 (12.89%) F5
8 90 (9.67%) Citrix
9 57 (6.12%) Nortel
10 48 (5.16%) SolarWinds
11 46 (4.94%) Riverbed
12 41 (4.40%) Red Hat
13 36 (3.87%) Nokia
13 36 (3.87%) Avaya
13 36 (3.87%) Blue Coat
14 35 (3.76%) McAfee
15 28 (3.01%) Remedy
15 28 (3.01%) BMC
16 27 (2.90%) BT
17 26 (2.79%) EMC
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £250 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wiltshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £270 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
King & Wood Mallesons
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £430 - £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Fusion Experience
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Executive Resource Group Ltd
Rate: Per Hour
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
PTS Resourcing (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Spring Technology
Rate: £200.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 4 days ago