The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 101 66 71
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +5
Contract jobs citing CCNA 5 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 1.72% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.98% 12.57% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Average daily rate £260 £240 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.56% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+106.83% -12.62%
CCNA
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
252 191 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.72% 13.66% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 104 89
Average daily rate £390 £389 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.38% +11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 10
Average hourly rate £21.25 £13.00 £12.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% +2.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £15.66 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) CCNP
4 8 (38.10%) WAN
4 8 (38.10%) Firewall
5 7 (33.33%) ITIL
6 6 (28.57%) MCSA
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
7 5 (23.81%) HP
7 5 (23.81%) MCSE
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) LAN
7 5 (23.81%) Project Management
8 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
8 4 (19.05%) Wireless
8 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) IP Telephony
8 4 (19.05%) MCITP
8 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (14.29%) Android
9 3 (14.29%) MCDST
9 3 (14.29%) MCTS
9 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (14.29%) Retail
9 3 (14.29%) ACSA
9 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) ACSP

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
1 8 (38.10%) WAN
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (19.05%) IP Telephony
3 4 (19.05%) Wireless
4 3 (14.29%) DMZ
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
5 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
5 2 (9.52%) VLAN
5 2 (9.52%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) HSRP
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) OSPF
6 1 (4.76%) WLAN
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Expert
4 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Android
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) People Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (52.38%) CCNP
3 6 (28.57%) MCSA
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (23.81%) MCSE
5 4 (19.05%) MCITP
6 3 (14.29%) ACSA
6 3 (14.29%) ACSP
6 3 (14.29%) CCDP
6 3 (14.29%) CCIP
6 3 (14.29%) IBM Certification
6 3 (14.29%) MCDST
6 3 (14.29%) MCTS
6 3 (14.29%) RHCE
6 3 (14.29%) RHCSA
7 2 (9.52%) CCVP
7 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (4.76%) CCIE
8 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) NFS
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
3 2 (9.52%) Xen
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 5 (23.81%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 3 (14.29%) Apple
5 3 (14.29%) Avaya
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) EMC
5 3 (14.29%) IBM
5 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.52%) NetApp
7 1 (4.76%) Juniper
7 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.76%) Rackspace