The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 20 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing CCNA 4 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.90% 11.83% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.41% 27.50% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 1
Average daily rate £225 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.56% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+106.83% -12.62%
CCNA
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
54 40 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 39.13% 43.01% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 14
Average daily rate £370 £340 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £380 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 5
Average hourly rate £18.75 £16.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -58.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.10 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £30.00 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Juniper
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 4 (44.44%) BGP
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) HSRP
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) IPsec
5 3 (33.33%) L2TP
5 3 (33.33%) VoIP
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) RIP
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) Network Design
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
7 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) BGP
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) HSRP
3 3 (33.33%) IPsec
3 3 (33.33%) L2TP
3 3 (33.33%) RIP
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
5 1 (11.11%) SSL
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Support
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Support
2 2 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) HNC
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Juniper
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Riverbed