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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 93 106 121
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Contract jobs citing CCNA 28 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.29% 0.94% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.50% 6.29% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 4
Median daily rate £275 £225 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £190 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £490 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.26% +64.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £18.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £21.00 £26.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £22.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.13% +4.76%
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
509 477 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.39% 14.90% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 243 291
Median daily rate £325 £338 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 33
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £18.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 29 September 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
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 29 September 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 +14 10 £225 -13.46% 3
Edinburgh +4 6 £300 +33.33% 1
Renfrewshire -15 5 £330 - 1
North Lanarkshire +5 4 £160 -14.66%
West Lothian +4 1 £275 -
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CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 78 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (83.33%) Cisco
3 55 (70.51%) CCNP
4 52 (66.67%) Firewall
5 40 (51.28%) CheckPoint
5 40 (51.28%) Network Security
6 35 (44.87%) Load Balancing
7 34 (43.59%) Fortinet
8 33 (42.31%) Network Management
8 33 (42.31%) Internet
9 32 (41.03%) HP
10 31 (39.74%) F5
11 30 (38.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 30 (38.46%) Juniper
12 27 (34.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 27 (34.62%) Capacity Planning
12 27 (34.62%) TippingPoint
13 24 (30.77%) SC Cleared
13 24 (30.77%) Security Cleared
14 23 (29.49%) Data Privacy
14 23 (29.49%) WAN
15 22 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (26.92%) LAN
17 18 (23.08%) OpenStack
18 17 (21.79%) TCP/IP
19 16 (20.51%) OSPF
20 15 (19.23%) Data Centre
21 14 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
21 14 (17.95%) EIGRP
21 14 (17.95%) Wireless

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 18 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.28%) CICS
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Office 365
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (66.67%) Firewall
2 40 (51.28%) Network Security
3 33 (42.31%) Internet
4 30 (38.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 27 (34.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 23 (29.49%) WAN
7 21 (26.92%) LAN
8 17 (21.79%) TCP/IP
9 16 (20.51%) OSPF
10 14 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (17.95%) EIGRP
10 14 (17.95%) Wireless
11 12 (15.38%) BGP
12 10 (12.82%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (10.26%) ATM
13 8 (10.26%) ISDN
14 7 (8.97%) VLAN
15 6 (7.69%) MPLS
16 5 (6.41%) VPN
16 5 (6.41%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) HP UFT
1 4 (5.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (14.10%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.28%) Banking
3 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 13 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 10 (12.82%) Consultant
5 9 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Network Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Security Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Cisco Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Data Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Check Point Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Firewall Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Security Consultant
11 2 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
11 2 (2.56%) Service Manager
11 2 (2.56%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) .NET
1 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
1 4 (5.13%) HTML
1 4 (5.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.23%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.13%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.56%) CCTV
4 2 (2.56%) Clustering
4 2 (2.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) IVR
5 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) PKI
5 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.56%) Linux
5 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Load Balancing
2 33 (42.31%) Network Management
3 27 (34.62%) Capacity Planning
4 23 (29.49%) Data Privacy
5 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.69%) Migration
6 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.41%) High Availability
7 5 (6.41%) Network Design
8 4 (5.13%) CRM
8 4 (5.13%) Escalation Management
8 4 (5.13%) Functional Testing
8 4 (5.13%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.13%) Service Management
8 4 (5.13%) Time Management
9 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.56%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (2.56%) ITIL
10 2 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
11 1 (1.28%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) C#
2 4 (5.13%) Java
2 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.13%) VB
3 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (70.51%) CCNP
3 24 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 24 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 9 (11.54%) CCIE
5 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.41%) JNCIA
6 5 (6.41%) MCSA
6 5 (6.41%) MCSE
7 4 (5.13%) A+ Certification
7 4 (5.13%) ACSA
7 4 (5.13%) CCENT
7 4 (5.13%) CCSA
7 4 (5.13%) CCSE
7 4 (5.13%) ISTQB
7 4 (5.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (5.13%) MCITP
7 4 (5.13%) MCTS
7 4 (5.13%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
1 5 (6.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) FortiGate
2 4 (5.13%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (83.33%) Cisco
2 40 (51.28%) CheckPoint
3 34 (43.59%) Fortinet
4 32 (41.03%) HP
5 31 (39.74%) F5
6 30 (38.46%) Juniper
7 27 (34.62%) TippingPoint
8 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
9 6 (7.69%) Intel Security
10 5 (6.41%) VMware
11 4 (5.13%) Apple
11 4 (5.13%) Blue Coat
11 4 (5.13%) Oracle
11 4 (5.13%) Symantec
12 3 (3.85%) Brocade
12 3 (3.85%) Siemens
12 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.56%) Citrix
13 2 (2.56%) Mitel
13 2 (2.56%) Sophos