The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 37 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing CCNA 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.72% 2.03% 1.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.80% 12.00% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -35.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £280 £259
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £73.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £19.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.41%
CCNA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
51 50 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 17.59% 16.95% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 37
Average daily rate £400 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £35.05 £20.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.25% -36.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNA across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCNA across the Kent region.

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Kent

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCNA across the Kent region.

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 September 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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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
Dover - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
West Malling - - - - 2
CCNA
South East

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) CheckPoint
3 11 (78.57%) Firewall
4 10 (71.43%) LAN
4 10 (71.43%) WAN
4 10 (71.43%) CCNP
5 9 (64.29%) VMware
6 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
7 7 (50.00%) Advertising
7 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (42.86%) DNS
8 6 (42.86%) MCSE
8 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
9 5 (35.71%) Change Management
9 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (28.57%) XenApp
10 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
10 4 (28.57%) vSphere
10 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (28.57%) Finance
10 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (28.57%) MPLS

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) LAN
2 10 (71.43%) WAN
3 6 (42.86%) DNS
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) MPLS
5 4 (28.57%) OSPF
5 4 (28.57%) BGP
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) Network Security
6 1 (7.14%) DMZ
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) DHCP
6 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
General
1 7 (50.00%) Advertising
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Network Support
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Network Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (14.29%) BCP
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) CCNP
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (42.86%) MCSE
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (14.29%) MCITP
5 2 (14.29%) CRISC
5 2 (14.29%) CISSP
5 2 (14.29%) CISA
5 2 (14.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) XenApp
2 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
2 4 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) CheckPoint
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Avaya
7 1 (7.14%) Apple