The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 26 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 96 116 114
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Contract jobs citing CCNA 27 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.19% 0.67% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.00% 4.57% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 4
Median daily rate £230 £450 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.88% +68.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £256 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £550 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.75 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.86% +71.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £18.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.70 £21.00 £11.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +29.41%
CCNA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
450 481 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.85% 14.72% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 244 292
Median daily rate £325 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 23
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +33.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £18.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

CCNA
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

CCNA Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Glasgow +18 10 £225 -36.61%
Edinburgh +3 9 £350 -36.36% 1
North Lanarkshire - 7 £200 -
West Lothian - 1 £275 -
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UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 76 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (81.58%) Cisco
3 53 (69.74%) CCNP
4 43 (56.58%) Firewall
5 34 (44.74%) CheckPoint
6 31 (40.79%) Network Security
7 28 (36.84%) Load Balancing
8 27 (35.53%) Fortinet
8 27 (35.53%) HP
9 26 (34.21%) Internet
9 26 (34.21%) Network Management
10 25 (32.89%) SC Cleared
10 25 (32.89%) Security Cleared
10 25 (32.89%) F5
11 23 (30.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 22 (28.95%) Juniper
12 22 (28.95%) WAN
13 20 (26.32%) LAN
13 20 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 20 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
13 20 (26.32%) TippingPoint
14 17 (22.37%) TCP/IP
15 16 (21.05%) Data Privacy
16 15 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (19.74%) OpenStack
16 15 (19.74%) OSPF
17 14 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (17.11%) EIGRP
18 13 (17.11%) Data Centre
18 13 (17.11%) Cisco ASA

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 15 (19.74%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) CICS
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Office 365
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (56.58%) Firewall
2 31 (40.79%) Network Security
3 26 (34.21%) Internet
4 23 (30.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 22 (28.95%) WAN
6 20 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 20 (26.32%) LAN
7 17 (22.37%) TCP/IP
8 15 (19.74%) OSPF
9 13 (17.11%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (17.11%) EIGRP
10 12 (15.79%) Wireless
11 11 (14.47%) BGP
12 9 (11.84%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (10.53%) ATM
13 8 (10.53%) ISDN
14 7 (9.21%) MPLS
15 6 (7.89%) SNMP
15 6 (7.89%) VPN
16 5 (6.58%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) HP UFT
1 4 (5.26%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.95%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (3.95%) StarTeam
General
1 12 (15.79%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (59.21%) Network Engineer
2 11 (14.47%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (14.47%) Consultant
3 8 (10.53%) Network Consultant
3 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Data Consultant
5 6 (7.89%) Test Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Cisco Consultant
6 5 (6.58%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Check Point Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Firewall Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Build Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Security Consultant
8 3 (3.95%) Verification Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (2.63%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) .NET
1 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
1 5 (6.58%) HTML
2 4 (5.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (17.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.26%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.63%) CCTV
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.32%) IVR
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) PKI
5 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.63%) Linux
5 1 (1.32%) Unix
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) Load Balancing
2 26 (34.21%) Network Management
3 20 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (21.05%) Data Privacy
5 14 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.89%) Migration
6 6 (7.89%) Network Design
6 6 (7.89%) Requirements Management
6 6 (7.89%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.58%) High Availability
8 4 (5.26%) CRM
8 4 (5.26%) Escalation Management
8 4 (5.26%) Functional Testing
8 4 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.26%) Service Management
8 4 (5.26%) Time Management
9 2 (2.63%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (2.63%) ITIL
9 2 (2.63%) Network Architecture
9 2 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.89%) C
2 5 (6.58%) SQL
3 4 (5.26%) C#
3 4 (5.26%) Java
3 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 76 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (69.74%) CCNP
3 25 (32.89%) SC Cleared
3 25 (32.89%) Security Cleared
4 10 (13.16%) CCIE
5 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.58%) ISTQB
6 5 (6.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (6.58%) JNCIA
6 5 (6.58%) MCITP
6 5 (6.58%) MCSA
6 5 (6.58%) MCSE
7 4 (5.26%) A+ Certification
7 4 (5.26%) ACSA
7 4 (5.26%) CCENT
7 4 (5.26%) CCSA
7 4 (5.26%) CCSE
7 4 (5.26%) MCTS
7 4 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.16%) QA
2 5 (6.58%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.32%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) FortiGate
2 4 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.95%) Netcool
4 2 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.63%) SCCM
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (81.58%) Cisco
2 34 (44.74%) CheckPoint
3 27 (35.53%) Fortinet
3 27 (35.53%) HP
4 25 (32.89%) F5
5 22 (28.95%) Juniper
6 20 (26.32%) TippingPoint
7 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
8 6 (7.89%) Intel Security
9 5 (6.58%) VMware
10 4 (5.26%) Apple
10 4 (5.26%) Blue Coat
10 4 (5.26%) Oracle
10 4 (5.26%) Symantec
11 3 (3.95%) Brocade
11 3 (3.95%) Riverbed
11 3 (3.95%) Siemens
11 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.63%) Mitel
12 2 (2.63%) Sophos