The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 36 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing CCNA 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.41% 0.55% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.71% 2.41% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £320 - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+106.83% -9.35%
CCNA
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
70 83 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 24.65% 22.74% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 68 19
Average daily rate £320 £450 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £298 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £555 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £43.25 £19.25 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.67% -16.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
4 7 (70.00%) LAN
4 7 (70.00%) Firewall
5 6 (60.00%) Wireless
5 6 (60.00%) Juniper
6 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (50.00%) JNCIP
6 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
7 4 (40.00%) Windows
7 4 (40.00%) Intel Security
7 4 (40.00%) CCNP
7 4 (40.00%) VPN
8 3 (30.00%) WLAN
8 3 (30.00%) Forcepoint
8 3 (30.00%) Network Planning
8 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
8 3 (30.00%) WatchGuard
8 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (30.00%) tcpdump
8 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
9 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
9 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
9 2 (20.00%) Migration

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) tcpdump
5 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
5 3 (30.00%) WLAN
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (10.00%) Junos
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) NX-OS
6 1 (10.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (30.00%) Network Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) CCNP
4 1 (10.00%) CCDP
4 1 (10.00%) CCSA
4 1 (10.00%) CCSE
4 1 (10.00%) CCSP
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 4 (40.00%) Intel Security
5 3 (30.00%) Forcepoint
5 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (30.00%) WatchGuard
6 1 (10.00%) 3Com
6 1 (10.00%) F5
6 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Nokia
6 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (10.00%) ProCurve
6 1 (10.00%) TippingPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Tufin