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 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 109 104 96
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing CCNA 41 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.09% 1.02% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.51% 5.18% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 8
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£275 £225 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £133 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £250 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
- +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £96.57 £46.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.92% +155.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.82 £46.00 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £159.31 £46.00 £25.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £24.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.90%
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
744 579 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.71% 19.71% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 262 169
Average daily rate £400 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £220 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 93 38
Average hourly rate £47.33 £18.00 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.94% -2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £36.07 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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 -5 21 £260 +15.55% 15
Cheshire +2 13 £375 +183.01% 3
Merseyside -18 2 - - 1
Lancashire +1 1 - -
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 81 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (76.54%) Cisco
3 40 (49.38%) CCNP
4 30 (37.04%) VPN
5 29 (35.80%) CCIE
6 26 (32.10%) MPLS
7 25 (30.86%) OSPF
8 24 (29.63%) Juniper
8 24 (29.63%) Cisco IOS
9 23 (28.40%) Linux
10 22 (27.16%) BGP
10 22 (27.16%) BT
10 22 (27.16%) Telecoms
11 21 (25.93%) UNIX
11 21 (25.93%) WAN
12 20 (24.69%) VRRP
12 20 (24.69%) HSRP
13 19 (23.46%) Junos
13 19 (23.46%) BT 21CN
13 19 (23.46%) JNCIA
13 19 (23.46%) JNCIP
13 19 (23.46%) L2TP
13 19 (23.46%) RSVP
13 19 (23.46%) Ethernet
13 19 (23.46%) Broadband
13 19 (23.46%) IPv4
13 19 (23.46%) IPv6
13 19 (23.46%) CCIP
14 17 (20.99%) Firewall
14 17 (20.99%) Windows

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 10 (12.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.23%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Office
1 2 (2.47%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Office 365
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.04%) VPN
2 26 (32.10%) MPLS
3 25 (30.86%) OSPF
4 24 (29.63%) Cisco IOS
5 22 (27.16%) BGP
6 21 (25.93%) WAN
7 20 (24.69%) VRRP
7 20 (24.69%) HSRP
8 19 (23.46%) Junos
8 19 (23.46%) BT 21CN
8 19 (23.46%) L2TP
8 19 (23.46%) RSVP
8 19 (23.46%) Ethernet
8 19 (23.46%) Broadband
8 19 (23.46%) IPv4
8 19 (23.46%) IPv6
9 17 (20.99%) Firewall
10 16 (19.75%) LAN
11 15 (18.52%) Wireless
12 14 (17.28%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.47%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (27.16%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.35%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Local Government
4 2 (2.47%) Publishing
4 2 (2.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Games
5 1 (1.23%) Back Office
5 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (23.46%) Operations Engineer
1 19 (23.46%) IP Engineer
1 19 (23.46%) Implementation Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) Analyst
4 8 (9.88%) Network Specialist
5 7 (8.64%) Security Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Administrator
6 6 (7.41%) Network Support
6 6 (7.41%) Network Administrator
7 5 (6.17%) Network Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) IT Support
8 3 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) .NET
1 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.23%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) CMDB
2 2 (2.47%) GIS
3 1 (1.23%) Life Science
3 1 (1.23%) Tandem
3 1 (1.23%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.40%) Linux
2 21 (25.93%) UNIX
3 17 (20.99%) Windows
4 11 (13.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.23%) HPUX
8 1 (1.23%) Solaris
8 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.81%) Network Management
2 9 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (9.88%) Load Balancing
4 7 (8.64%) Migration
4 7 (8.64%) Change Management
4 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.94%) Information Security
6 4 (4.94%) Change Control
7 3 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (3.70%) SIEM
7 3 (3.70%) Coaching
7 3 (3.70%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.47%) Project Management
8 2 (2.47%) Workflow
8 2 (2.47%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.47%) ITIL
8 2 (2.47%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.47%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.23%) C
2 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 81 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (49.38%) CCNP
3 29 (35.80%) CCIE
4 19 (23.46%) JNCIA
4 19 (23.46%) JNCIP
4 19 (23.46%) CCIP
5 6 (7.41%) CISSP
5 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (7.41%) MCSE
6 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.70%) CRISC
8 2 (2.47%) CCDA
8 2 (2.47%) CCDP
8 2 (2.47%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.47%) Degree
9 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.23%) MCSA
9 1 (1.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.23%) BS25999
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.47%) UAG
5 2 (2.47%) XenApp
5 2 (2.47%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.23%) Xen
6 1 (1.23%) vSphere
6 1 (1.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.23%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 62 (76.54%) Cisco
2 24 (29.63%) Juniper
3 22 (27.16%) BT
4 14 (17.28%) VMware
5 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
6 12 (14.81%) HP
7 11 (13.58%) Citrix
8 8 (9.88%) NetApp
8 8 (9.88%) Opsware
8 8 (9.88%) NetScout
9 6 (7.41%) Avaya
10 5 (6.17%) CheckPoint
11 4 (4.94%) Nortel
12 3 (3.70%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.70%) F5
12 3 (3.70%) ArcSight
13 2 (2.47%) Sun
14 1 (1.23%) SonicWALL
14 1 (1.23%) ProCurve
14 1 (1.23%) StorageTek
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