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 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 119 108 110
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing CCNA 48 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.23% 1.02% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.72% 5.03% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 11
Median daily rate £250 £373 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.88% +49.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.99% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Median hourly rate £15.50 £28.13 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.88% -37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +13.10%
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
839 736 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.44% 20.21% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 334 325
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £504 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 82 74
Median hourly rate £37.48 £21.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.35% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £11.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £59.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -14 19 £180 -32.07% 6
Cheshire +1 18 £315 -30.00% 3
Lancashire +9 8 £325 +58.53% 1
Merseyside - 1 £250 -
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 81 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (72.84%) Cisco
3 41 (50.62%) CCNP
4 37 (45.68%) Firewall
5 23 (28.40%) Juniper
6 22 (27.16%) ITIL
7 21 (25.93%) WAN
8 18 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 17 (20.99%) SC Cleared
9 17 (20.99%) LAN
10 15 (18.52%) Active Directory
11 14 (17.28%) DNS
12 13 (16.05%) VMware
13 12 (14.81%) Windows
13 12 (14.81%) HP
13 12 (14.81%) Network Security
14 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
14 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (13.58%) MCSE
15 10 (12.35%) Wireless
15 10 (12.35%) DHCP
15 10 (12.35%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (12.35%) Data Centre
16 9 (11.11%) MS Office
16 9 (11.11%) MCSA
16 9 (11.11%) Citrix
16 9 (11.11%) Telecoms
17 8 (9.88%) Windows 7
18 7 (8.64%) Cisco Nexus
18 7 (8.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

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 6 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.23%) IIS
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Office
2 7 (8.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.23%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.70%) SoftLayer
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (45.68%) Firewall
2 21 (25.93%) WAN
3 17 (20.99%) LAN
4 14 (17.28%) DNS
5 12 (14.81%) Network Security
6 10 (12.35%) DHCP
6 10 (12.35%) Wireless
7 7 (8.64%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (8.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (8.64%) SSL
7 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
7 7 (8.64%) VoIP
7 7 (8.64%) VPN
8 6 (7.41%) BGP
8 6 (7.41%) IP Telephony
9 5 (6.17%) SSH
10 4 (4.94%) OSPF
10 4 (4.94%) VLAN
11 3 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
General
1 9 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.94%) Back Office
2 4 (4.94%) Finance
3 3 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (46.91%) Network Engineer
2 11 (13.58%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Architect
5 7 (8.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.17%) IT Support
6 5 (6.17%) Network Architect
7 3 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Field Support Technician
7 3 (3.70%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) IT Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) LAN Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Security Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Voice Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) WAP
2 1 (1.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.47%) IVR
3 2 (2.47%) Life Science
3 2 (2.47%) NHS
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Health Informatics
4 1 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) Informatics
4 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.81%) Windows
2 8 (9.88%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.94%) Linux
4 4 (4.94%) Mac OS
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.94%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.23%) Android
6 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.16%) ITIL
2 6 (7.41%) Load Balancing
3 5 (6.17%) ITSM
3 5 (6.17%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
4 4 (4.94%) ITIL V3
4 4 (4.94%) Network Management
4 4 (4.94%) Project Management
5 3 (3.70%) Migration
5 3 (3.70%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.47%) Change Control
6 2 (2.47%) Change Management
6 2 (2.47%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.47%) Fault Management
6 2 (2.47%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.47%) Network Architecture
6 2 (2.47%) Network Design
6 2 (2.47%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (2.47%) Security Management
7 1 (1.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.70%) C
1 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (50.62%) CCNP
3 18 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 17 (20.99%) SC Cleared
5 11 (13.58%) MCSE
5 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (11.11%) MCSA
7 7 (8.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (4.94%) CCENT
8 4 (4.94%) MCP
8 4 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.70%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.47%) CWNE
10 2 (2.47%) Degree
11 1 (1.23%) ACSA
11 1 (1.23%) CISMP
11 1 (1.23%) MCDST
11 1 (1.23%) MCITP
11 1 (1.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.70%) NFS
3 3 (3.70%) vSphere
3 3 (3.70%) Xen
4 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (2.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.47%) SmoothWall
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (72.84%) Cisco
2 23 (28.40%) Juniper
3 13 (16.05%) VMware
4 12 (14.81%) HP
5 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
6 9 (11.11%) Citrix
7 6 (7.41%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.94%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.94%) IBM
8 4 (4.94%) Palo Alto
8 4 (4.94%) Remedy
9 3 (3.70%) NetApp
9 3 (3.70%) Nortel
10 2 (2.47%) Apple
10 2 (2.47%) Aruba
10 2 (2.47%) Polycom
11 1 (1.23%) EMC
11 1 (1.23%) F5
11 1 (1.23%) Kaspersky
11 1 (1.23%) Siemens
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