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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 107 92 129
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +37
Contract jobs citing CCNA 29 39 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.94% 1.35% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.98% 7.82% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 7
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£388 £275 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £136 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £330 £284
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £280 £255
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £10.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.40 £14.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.96 £19.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -6.09%
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
582 499 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 18.87% 17.26% 19.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 238 325
Average daily rate £346 £320 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.96% -11.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 52 57
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.75 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +53.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £37.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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 27 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

CCNA Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 August 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
Manchester -1 18 £388 +40.90% 8
Cheshire -12 6 - - 2
Lancashire - 3 - -
Cumbria -6 1 £370 +181.90%
Merseyside - - - -
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 53 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (84.91%) Cisco
3 26 (49.06%) LAN
4 22 (41.51%) CCNP
5 21 (39.62%) Firewall
6 20 (37.74%) ITIL
7 17 (32.08%) Wireless
8 16 (30.19%) WAN
9 14 (26.42%) Nortel
9 14 (26.42%) Avaya
10 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (24.53%) Citrix
10 13 (24.53%) Windows
11 11 (20.75%) VMware
11 11 (20.75%) MCSE
11 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
12 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
13 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (15.09%) Network Security
14 8 (15.09%) IP Telephony
15 7 (13.21%) Finance
15 7 (13.21%) Project Management
15 7 (13.21%) WLAN
16 6 (11.32%) Juniper
16 6 (11.32%) Linux
16 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
16 6 (11.32%) VPN
16 6 (11.32%) VoIP
16 6 (11.32%) SolarWinds
17 5 (9.43%) F5

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (7.55%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 26 (49.06%) LAN
2 21 (39.62%) Firewall
3 17 (32.08%) Wireless
4 16 (30.19%) WAN
5 8 (15.09%) IP Telephony
5 8 (15.09%) Network Security
6 7 (13.21%) WLAN
7 6 (11.32%) VoIP
7 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
7 6 (11.32%) VPN
8 5 (9.43%) Ethernet
8 5 (9.43%) SAN
8 5 (9.43%) Internet
8 5 (9.43%) VLAN
9 4 (7.55%) HSRP
9 4 (7.55%) MPLS
9 4 (7.55%) OSPF
9 4 (7.55%) DNS
10 3 (5.66%) DHCP
10 3 (5.66%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) DB2
1 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
1 4 (7.55%) SAP BW
1 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Local Government
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Automotive
3 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Network Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Network Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Network Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Network Technician
6 3 (5.66%) Project Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Wireless Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Network Support
7 2 (3.77%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Network Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.55%) Thin Client
2 4 (7.55%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.77%) Life Science
3 2 (3.77%) Statistics
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Handset
4 1 (1.89%) PKI
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Linux
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) UNIX
4 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Project Management
3 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.55%) CRM
4 4 (7.55%) ERP
4 4 (7.55%) Network Management
5 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.77%) Time Management
6 2 (3.77%) Information Security
7 1 (1.89%) Network Design
7 1 (1.89%) ITIL V2
7 1 (1.89%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.89%) QMS
7 1 (1.89%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.89%) ITSM
7 1 (1.89%) Data Security
7 1 (1.89%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) Perl
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (41.51%) CCNP
3 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (20.75%) MCSE
5 5 (9.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (9.43%) Degree
6 4 (7.55%) CCSA
6 4 (7.55%) MCP
6 4 (7.55%) CCIE
7 3 (5.66%) MCSA
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (5.66%) CISSP
7 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.66%) MCITP
8 2 (3.77%) CCA
8 2 (3.77%) MCTS
9 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.89%) CRISC
9 1 (1.89%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.89%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.89%) WSUS
3 1 (1.89%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 45 (84.91%) Cisco
2 14 (26.42%) Nortel
2 14 (26.42%) Avaya
3 13 (24.53%) Citrix
4 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
4 11 (20.75%) VMware
5 6 (11.32%) SolarWinds
5 6 (11.32%) Juniper
6 5 (9.43%) F5
7 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
7 4 (7.55%) SAP
8 3 (5.66%) Remedy
8 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.66%) HP
8 3 (5.66%) Riverbed
9 2 (3.77%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.77%) Kaspersky
9 2 (3.77%) Adobe
9 2 (3.77%) McAfee
9 2 (3.77%) Websense
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