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 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 95 96 122
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +26
Contract jobs citing CCNA 39 39 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.22% 1.32% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.33% 7.74% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 5
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£375 £280 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £227 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £305 £272
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £280 £256
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +9.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 2
Average hourly rate £34.25 £19.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.26% +38.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £10.50 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.45 £14.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £19.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.41%
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
616 504 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.30% 17.10% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 237 342
Average daily rate £385 £305 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.22% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £479 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 50 48
Average hourly rate £22.00 £26.00 £17.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +51.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.50 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £41.75 £28.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 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
Manchester -2 25 £363 +31.81% 14
Cheshire -5 8 - - 3
Cumbria -8 2 £370 +169.09%
Lancashire - 2 - - 1
Merseyside - - - - 2
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 58 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (87.93%) Cisco
3 30 (51.72%) CCNP
4 24 (41.38%) LAN
4 24 (41.38%) Firewall
5 23 (39.66%) WAN
6 22 (37.93%) ITIL
7 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
7 17 (29.31%) Avaya
8 15 (25.86%) Nortel
8 15 (25.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (24.14%) Wireless
10 13 (22.41%) MCSE
11 12 (20.69%) Windows
11 12 (20.69%) SolarWinds
12 11 (18.97%) Network Security
13 10 (17.24%) VLAN
13 10 (17.24%) Citrix
14 9 (15.52%) HP
14 9 (15.52%) VMware
15 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
15 8 (13.79%) MCSA
15 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
15 8 (13.79%) Local Government
15 8 (13.79%) MCITP
16 7 (12.07%) MCTS
16 7 (12.07%) VoIP
16 7 (12.07%) Linux
16 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
16 7 (12.07%) Juniper

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (6.90%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Office
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 24 (41.38%) LAN
1 24 (41.38%) Firewall
2 23 (39.66%) WAN
3 14 (24.14%) Wireless
4 11 (18.97%) Network Security
5 10 (17.24%) VLAN
6 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
7 7 (12.07%) VoIP
8 6 (10.34%) VPN
8 6 (10.34%) OSPF
9 5 (8.62%) Ethernet
9 5 (8.62%) DNS
9 5 (8.62%) HSRP
9 5 (8.62%) IP Telephony
10 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (6.90%) Internet
10 4 (6.90%) MPLS
11 3 (5.17%) BGP
11 3 (5.17%) SNMP
11 3 (5.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) DB2
1 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
1 4 (6.90%) SAP BW
1 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (13.79%) Local Government
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Automotive
3 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Network Engineer
2 16 (27.59%) Analyst
3 12 (20.69%) Network Manager
4 8 (13.79%) Network Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Network Security Manager
5 5 (8.62%) Security Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Network Technician
7 3 (5.17%) Project Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Network Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) Life Science
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Handset
5 1 (1.72%) PKI
5 1 (1.72%) CCTV
5 1 (1.72%) Statistics
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
3 4 (6.90%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.45%) UNIX
4 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.72%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.72%) HPUX
5 1 (1.72%) Solaris
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) ITIL
2 5 (8.62%) CRM
3 4 (6.90%) ERP
3 4 (6.90%) Network Management
4 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.17%) People Management
4 3 (5.17%) Project Management
5 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.45%) Information Security
5 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.45%) Change Management
5 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.45%) Time Management
6 1 (1.72%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.72%) QMS
6 1 (1.72%) Security Architecture
6 1 (1.72%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.72%) ITIL V2
6 1 (1.72%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.72%) Perl
2 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (51.72%) CCNP
3 15 (25.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (22.41%) MCSE
5 8 (13.79%) MCSA
5 8 (13.79%) MCITP
6 7 (12.07%) MCTS
7 6 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (10.34%) CCIE
7 6 (10.34%) RHCE
7 6 (10.34%) CCSA
8 5 (8.62%) IBM Certification
8 5 (8.62%) CCIP
8 5 (8.62%) CCDP
8 5 (8.62%) ACSA
8 5 (8.62%) MCDST
8 5 (8.62%) ACSP
9 4 (6.90%) MCP
10 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (3.45%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.45%) SLA
3 1 (1.72%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.72%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.72%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.72%) WSUS
3 1 (1.72%) SCCM
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 51 (87.93%) Cisco
2 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.31%) Avaya
3 15 (25.86%) Nortel
4 12 (20.69%) SolarWinds
5 10 (17.24%) Citrix
6 9 (15.52%) VMware
6 9 (15.52%) HP
7 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
8 7 (12.07%) Juniper
9 6 (10.34%) EMC
9 6 (10.34%) IBM
10 5 (8.62%) Apple
10 5 (8.62%) F5
11 4 (6.90%) SAP
12 3 (5.17%) Dell
12 3 (5.17%) CheckPoint
12 3 (5.17%) Riverbed
12 3 (5.17%) Remedy
13 2 (3.45%) McAfee
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Posted: 6 days ago
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