The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 99 108 103
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing CCNA 40 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.25% 0.74% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.23% 3.86% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 17
Average daily rate
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£370 £305 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.31% +10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £145 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
CCNA
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
642 544 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.99% 19.21% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 250 272
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 47 27
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £33.62 £31.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Manchester +9 30 £408 +35.83% 3
Cheshire +5 8 £205 -32.78% 2
Lancashire - - - -
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 77 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (81.82%) Cisco
3 34 (44.16%) CCNP
4 23 (29.87%) WAN
5 20 (25.97%) Firewall
5 20 (25.97%) ITIL
6 19 (24.68%) LAN
7 18 (23.38%) VPN
8 17 (22.08%) Avaya
8 17 (22.08%) MPLS
8 17 (22.08%) VLAN
9 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
9 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (20.78%) Linux
10 15 (19.48%) Windows
10 15 (19.48%) Nortel
10 15 (19.48%) OSPF
10 15 (19.48%) Wireless
11 14 (18.18%) Juniper
11 14 (18.18%) MCSE
11 14 (18.18%) DHCP
11 14 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (16.88%) Citrix
12 13 (16.88%) CCIP
12 13 (16.88%) CCIE
13 12 (15.58%) VMware
14 11 (14.29%) BT
14 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
14 11 (14.29%) BGP
14 11 (14.29%) DNS

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
1 5 (6.49%) NetWeaver
2 2 (2.60%) Apache
2 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.87%) WAN
2 20 (25.97%) Firewall
3 19 (24.68%) LAN
4 18 (23.38%) VPN
5 17 (22.08%) MPLS
5 17 (22.08%) VLAN
6 15 (19.48%) Wireless
6 15 (19.48%) OSPF
7 14 (18.18%) DHCP
7 14 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (14.29%) DNS
8 11 (14.29%) BGP
9 10 (12.99%) HSRP
10 9 (11.69%) Network Security
11 8 (10.39%) BT 21CN
11 8 (10.39%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (10.39%) L2TP
11 8 (10.39%) RSVP
11 8 (10.39%) Broadband
11 8 (10.39%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) RDBMS
1 5 (6.49%) SAP BW
1 5 (6.49%) DB2
1 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.60%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.99%) Local Government
3 8 (10.39%) Finance
4 2 (2.60%) Publishing
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 16 (20.78%) Analyst
3 10 (12.99%) Network Manager
3 10 (12.99%) IP Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Operations Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Implementation Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Network Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Security Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Security Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Network Security Manager
7 3 (3.90%) IT Support
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Project Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Network Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.60%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.19%) Life Science
3 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) PKI
4 1 (1.30%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.78%) Linux
2 15 (19.48%) Windows
3 10 (12.99%) UNIX
4 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.19%) Android
7 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.60%) HPUX
8 2 (2.60%) Solaris
9 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.30%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) ITIL
2 8 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (7.79%) CRM
4 5 (6.49%) ERP
4 5 (6.49%) Migration
5 4 (5.19%) Project Management
5 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.90%) Coaching
6 3 (3.90%) People Management
6 3 (3.90%) Network Management
6 3 (3.90%) Risk Management
6 3 (3.90%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.90%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.60%) Workflow
7 2 (2.60%) Network Design
7 2 (2.60%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.60%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) PHP
3 1 (1.30%) C
3 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (44.16%) CCNP
3 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (18.18%) MCSE
5 13 (16.88%) CCIE
5 13 (16.88%) CCIP
6 9 (11.69%) MCSA
6 9 (11.69%) JNCIA
7 8 (10.39%) JNCIP
8 7 (9.09%) MCTS
8 7 (9.09%) CCDP
9 6 (7.79%) MCITP
10 5 (6.49%) MCDST
10 5 (6.49%) ACSP
10 5 (6.49%) RHCSA
10 5 (6.49%) RHCE
10 5 (6.49%) IBM Certification
10 5 (6.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (6.49%) ACSA
11 4 (5.19%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.19%) SLA
3 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.49%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.90%) XenApp
5 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.60%) UAG
6 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.30%) NFS
6 1 (1.30%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.30%) Xen
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.60%) SCOM
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.30%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 63 (81.82%) Cisco
2 17 (22.08%) Avaya
3 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
4 15 (19.48%) Nortel
5 14 (18.18%) Juniper
6 13 (16.88%) Citrix
7 12 (15.58%) VMware
8 11 (14.29%) BT
9 9 (11.69%) SolarWinds
9 9 (11.69%) HP
9 9 (11.69%) Red Hat
10 7 (9.09%) EMC
11 6 (7.79%) IBM
12 5 (6.49%) SAP
12 5 (6.49%) Apple
12 5 (6.49%) F5
13 3 (3.90%) CheckPoint
13 3 (3.90%) Dell
13 3 (3.90%) Riverbed
14 2 (2.60%) Sun
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