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 25 February 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England / North West
Rank 102 127 104
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -23
Contract jobs citing CCNA 35 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.35% 0.86% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.00% 4.56% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 10
Median daily rate £325 £230 £266
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.30% -13.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £184 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £366 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £290 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £18.75 £13.50 £18.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -25.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £13.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £13.50 £18.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £28.38 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-22.46% +56.50%

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
500 723 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.28% 18.85% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 369 341
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 52 59
Median hourly rate £41.63 £39.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.37% -3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.50 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £54.00 £52.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing CCNA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +19 17 £315 +28.57% 8
Merseyside +6 9 £325 +62.50% 1
Cheshire +30 6 £338 +72.85% 6
Cumbria +7 2 £381 - 1
Lancashire +9 1 £263 -12.50% 2
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 69 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (88.41%) Cisco
3 53 (76.81%) LAN
4 46 (66.67%) WAN
5 32 (46.38%) Firewall
6 26 (37.68%) CCNP
7 25 (36.23%) ITIL
8 19 (27.54%) Juniper
9 17 (24.64%) Windows
9 17 (24.64%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (20.29%) VoIP
10 14 (20.29%) VMware
11 13 (18.84%) VPN
11 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
11 13 (18.84%) Intel Security
12 12 (17.39%) CCIE
12 12 (17.39%) Windows Server
13 11 (15.94%) Network Security
13 11 (15.94%) Data Centre
13 11 (15.94%) TCP/IP
13 11 (15.94%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (14.49%) CheckPoint
15 9 (13.04%) Forcepoint
15 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
15 9 (13.04%) MCSE
15 9 (13.04%) VLAN
15 9 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
15 9 (13.04%) ITIL V3
15 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) Confluence
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.45%) IaaS
3 1 (1.45%) PaaS
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (76.81%) LAN
2 46 (66.67%) WAN
3 32 (46.38%) Firewall
4 17 (24.64%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (20.29%) VoIP
6 13 (18.84%) VPN
7 11 (15.94%) Network Security
7 11 (15.94%) TCP/IP
7 11 (15.94%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (13.04%) VLAN
9 8 (11.59%) BGP
9 8 (11.59%) DNS
9 8 (11.59%) Wireless
10 7 (10.14%) EIGRP
10 7 (10.14%) OSPF
11 6 (8.70%) Internet
12 5 (7.25%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (7.25%) DHCP
12 5 (7.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (7.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) JIRA
1 1 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (4.35%) Finance
1 3 (4.35%) Local Government
2 1 (1.45%) Back Office
2 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (44.93%) Network Engineer
2 10 (14.49%) Analyst
3 9 (13.04%) Architect
3 9 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Network Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Network Specialist
5 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (7.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Hardware Specialist
7 4 (5.80%) Network Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Storage Specialist
7 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Hardware Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.35%) User Experience
5 2 (2.90%) NHS
6 1 (1.45%) AS400
6 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) Life Science
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (1.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.64%) Windows
2 12 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.70%) Linux
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.80%) Unix
5 4 (5.80%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) ITIL
2 9 (13.04%) ITIL V3
2 9 (13.04%) Network Architecture
2 9 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (11.59%) Network Design
3 8 (11.59%) Service Management
3 8 (11.59%) TOGAF
4 6 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (8.70%) Time Management
5 4 (5.80%) High Availability
5 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.80%) Threat Analysis
6 3 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.35%) Change Management
6 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.35%) Migration
6 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) Java
2 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.45%) PHP
2 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (37.68%) CCNP
3 12 (17.39%) CCIE
4 9 (13.04%) MCSE
4 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (11.59%) CCDP
6 7 (10.14%) Degree
6 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
6 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.80%) CCDA
7 4 (5.80%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.45%) CCA
9 1 (1.45%) CCSP
9 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.45%) CWNA
9 1 (1.45%) MCP
9 1 (1.45%) MCSA
9 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.70%) vSphere
4 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) SCCM
2 3 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (4.35%) SCOM
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 61 (88.41%) Cisco
2 19 (27.54%) Juniper
3 14 (20.29%) VMware
4 13 (18.84%) Intel Security
4 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
5 10 (14.49%) CheckPoint
6 9 (13.04%) Forcepoint
6 9 (13.04%) SolarWinds
7 8 (11.59%) F5
8 6 (8.70%) Citrix
8 6 (8.70%) Palo Alto
9 4 (5.80%) Veeam
10 3 (4.35%) Canon
10 3 (4.35%) Dell
10 3 (4.35%) EqualLogic
10 3 (4.35%) Symantec
11 1 (1.45%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.45%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.45%) Lotus
11 1 (1.45%) Riverbed
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