The first table below looks at the demand for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Northern Ireland region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 18 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing CCNA 1 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.98% 2.61% 7.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% 15.00% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 8
Average daily rate
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- £125 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £250
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £20.53
% change year-on-year
-14.63% -0.14%
Qualifications Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.80% 17.39% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 18
Average daily rate £340 £130 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £125 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNA across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCNA across the Northern Ireland region.

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCNA across the Northern Ireland region.

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 1 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
County Antrim +4 1 - - 1
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) SSCP
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) OPNET
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) GCIH
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Snort
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) SSCP
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) GCIH
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) GPEN
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) LogLogic