The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 58 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing CCNA 24 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.65% 1.72% 1.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.00% 5.64% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 4
Median daily rate £275 £288 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +12.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £288 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £315 £303
% change year-on-year
+0.79% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +20.00%
CCNA
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
300 266 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 33.08% 30.54% 33.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 130 148
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £254 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 4
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
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 Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing CCNA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Reading

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 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 Reading region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 51 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (74.51%) Cisco
3 31 (60.78%) Firewall
4 24 (47.06%) CCNP
4 24 (47.06%) Windows
4 24 (47.06%) Linux
5 22 (43.14%) Windows Server
6 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (29.41%) HP
8 14 (27.45%) WAN
8 14 (27.45%) VMware
8 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (25.49%) Network Security
10 12 (23.53%) Telecoms
10 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
10 12 (23.53%) SLA
10 12 (23.53%) MPLS
11 11 (21.57%) Citrix
11 11 (21.57%) SAN
11 11 (21.57%) IBM
11 11 (21.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
12 10 (19.61%) VPN
12 10 (19.61%) DNS
12 10 (19.61%) DHCP
12 10 (19.61%) Ethernet
12 10 (19.61%) LAN
13 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
13 9 (17.65%) MCSA
13 9 (17.65%) MCP

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) PaaS
1 3 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (60.78%) Firewall
2 14 (27.45%) WAN
3 13 (25.49%) Network Security
4 12 (23.53%) MPLS
4 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
5 11 (21.57%) SAN
6 10 (19.61%) DHCP
6 10 (19.61%) DNS
6 10 (19.61%) Ethernet
6 10 (19.61%) LAN
6 10 (19.61%) VPN
7 9 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (17.65%) IPsec
7 9 (17.65%) VLAN
8 8 (15.69%) Wireless
9 7 (13.73%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (11.76%) Broadband
11 5 (9.80%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (9.80%) Frame Relay
11 5 (9.80%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Back Office
3 2 (3.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Linux Support
4 6 (11.76%) Linux Support Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Firewall Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) LAN Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) IT Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) IT Security Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) IP Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
1 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.96%) CCTV
2 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Linux
1 24 (47.06%) Windows
2 22 (43.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.84%) Unix
3 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) ITIL
2 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
2 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.84%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (7.84%) Open Source
3 4 (7.84%) SIEM
3 4 (7.84%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (5.88%) Change Management
4 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.88%) Network Design
5 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.92%) Network Management
5 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.92%) Project Management
5 2 (3.92%) Time Management
6 1 (1.96%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (1.96%) Line Management
6 1 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) AWK
1 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
1 2 (3.92%) Perl
1 2 (3.92%) Python
1 2 (3.92%) sed
1 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (47.06%) CCNP
3 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (21.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (17.65%) MCP
5 9 (17.65%) MCSA
6 7 (13.73%) MCSE
7 6 (11.76%) HNC
7 6 (11.76%) RHCSA
8 4 (7.84%) CCIE
8 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
8 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
9 3 (5.88%) CCA
9 3 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.96%) CCDA
10 1 (1.96%) CCDP
10 1 (1.96%) CCENT
10 1 (1.96%) CCVP
10 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 7 (13.73%) XenApp
4 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.92%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (3.92%) XenServer
6 1 (1.96%) vCloud
6 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Nagios
1 4 (7.84%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.92%) Puppet
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 38 (74.51%) Cisco
2 15 (29.41%) HP
3 14 (27.45%) VMware
4 11 (21.57%) Citrix
4 11 (21.57%) IBM
5 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
6 9 (17.65%) Dell
6 9 (17.65%) Hitachi
6 9 (17.65%) Intel
7 7 (13.73%) Huawei
8 6 (11.76%) F5
8 6 (11.76%) Juniper
8 6 (11.76%) Remedy
9 4 (7.84%) Altiris
10 3 (5.88%) BT
10 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.92%) EMC
11 2 (3.92%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.92%) TippingPoint