The first table below looks at the demand for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 124 135 173
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +38
Contract jobs citing CCNA 123 99 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.34% 1.17% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.19% 4.74% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 54 35
Average daily rate
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£300 £331 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% +18.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £294 £260
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +12.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 15
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.33 £11.85 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £29.32 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £20.53
% change year-on-year
-14.63% -0.14%
Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2372 2089 2222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.77% 24.64% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1167 1082 983
Average daily rate £351 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.97% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 112 148
Average hourly rate £17.29 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.57% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CCNA
England

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CCNA
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

CCNA Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +13 36 £275 -19.59% 14
Hampshire +3 33 £263 -37.31% 8
West Sussex +12 18 £290 - 2
Kent 0 9 £350 +21.73% 5
Surrey -6 8 £310 +34.78% 8
Oxfordshire 0 7 £425 +78.94% 3
Buckinghamshire -3 7 £438 +59.09% 5
Middlesex -8 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 215 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 156 (72.56%) Cisco
3 101 (46.98%) Firewall
4 94 (43.72%) CCNP
5 77 (35.81%) Windows
6 76 (35.35%) LAN
7 75 (34.88%) Security Cleared
8 72 (33.49%) WAN
9 65 (30.23%) SC Cleared
10 61 (28.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 53 (24.65%) MCSE
12 49 (22.79%) Active Directory
13 47 (21.86%) TCP/IP
14 45 (20.93%) HP
15 43 (20.00%) Juniper
15 43 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
16 42 (19.53%) Microsoft
16 42 (19.53%) ITIL
17 41 (19.07%) VMware
18 39 (18.14%) SAN
19 35 (16.28%) Linux
20 34 (15.81%) DNS
21 33 (15.35%) MS Exchange
21 33 (15.35%) Telecoms
22 31 (14.42%) MPLS
23 30 (13.95%) CheckPoint
23 30 (13.95%) VPN
24 29 (13.49%) Cisco ASA
25 28 (13.02%) Windows Server 2003
26 27 (12.56%) Wireless

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 33 (15.35%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (5.12%) IIS
4 7 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.93%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.47%) Moodle
Applications
1 19 (8.84%) MS Office
2 13 (6.05%) MS Visio
3 11 (5.12%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.65%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 101 (46.98%) Firewall
2 76 (35.35%) LAN
3 72 (33.49%) WAN
4 47 (21.86%) TCP/IP
5 39 (18.14%) SAN
6 34 (15.81%) DNS
7 31 (14.42%) MPLS
8 30 (13.95%) VPN
9 29 (13.49%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (12.56%) Wireless
11 25 (11.63%) OSPF
12 24 (11.16%) VoIP
13 22 (10.23%) Network Security
14 21 (9.77%) Ethernet
15 18 (8.37%) VLAN
15 18 (8.37%) BGP
16 17 (7.91%) DHCP
17 16 (7.44%) Cisco IOS
18 13 (6.05%) Internet
19 11 (5.12%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.40%) MySQL
3 3 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.47%) MS Access
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.33%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.40%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 33 (15.35%) Telecoms
2 18 (8.37%) Finance
3 5 (2.33%) Advertising
4 4 (1.86%) Banking
5 3 (1.40%) Billing
6 2 (0.93%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Automotive
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 70 (32.56%) Network Engineer
2 28 (13.02%) Analyst
3 21 (9.77%) Support Engineer
4 16 (7.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (6.98%) Test Manager
6 12 (5.58%) Network Support
7 10 (4.65%) IT Security Analyst
7 10 (4.65%) NOC Engineer
7 10 (4.65%) Security Analyst
7 10 (4.65%) Network Support Engineer
7 10 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
8 8 (3.72%) Performance Manager
8 8 (3.72%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (3.72%) Service Analyst
9 7 (3.26%) Installations Engineer
9 7 (3.26%) IP Engineer
10 6 (2.79%) Performance Test Manager
10 6 (2.79%) Firewall Engineer
10 6 (2.79%) Administrator
10 6 (2.79%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.05%) JSP
2 11 (5.12%) .NET
3 6 (2.79%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.79%) HTML
4 4 (1.86%) SOAP
5 1 (0.47%) Web Services
5 1 (0.47%) WAP
5 1 (0.47%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.26%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.33%) Blackberry
2 5 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.40%) Mainframe
4 2 (0.93%) iPad
4 2 (0.93%) EqualLogic
4 2 (0.93%) Smart Meter
4 2 (0.93%) Fat Client
4 2 (0.93%) SecurID
4 2 (0.93%) Cryptography
4 2 (0.93%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.47%) NHS
5 1 (0.47%) PMI
5 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.47%) GIS
5 1 (0.47%) Replication
5 1 (0.47%) IVR
5 1 (0.47%) e-Health
5 1 (0.47%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 77 (35.81%) Windows
2 43 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (16.28%) Linux
4 28 (13.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (9.77%) UNIX
6 13 (6.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.72%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (2.33%) Solaris
8 5 (2.33%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.40%) Windows 2000
9 3 (1.40%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.93%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.47%) AIX
11 1 (0.47%) HPUX
11 1 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (19.53%) ITIL
2 23 (10.70%) Incident Management
3 18 (8.37%) Network Management
4 17 (7.91%) Network Design
5 12 (5.58%) Service Management
6 11 (5.12%) Project Management
6 11 (5.12%) CRM
7 10 (4.65%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (4.65%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (4.65%) Service Delivery
7 10 (4.65%) Change Management
7 10 (4.65%) Migration
8 9 (4.19%) Time Management
9 7 (3.26%) Load Balancing
10 6 (2.79%) Performance Management
10 6 (2.79%) Information Security
11 5 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (2.33%) Workflow
11 5 (2.33%) Information Assurance
11 5 (2.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.09%) SQL
2 19 (8.84%) Java
3 15 (6.98%) C#
4 11 (5.12%) VB
5 8 (3.72%) Perl
6 6 (2.79%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.33%) C++
8 3 (1.40%) C
8 3 (1.40%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.47%) Python
10 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 215 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (43.72%) CCNP
3 75 (34.88%) Security Cleared
4 65 (30.23%) SC Cleared
5 61 (28.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 53 (24.65%) MCSE
7 21 (9.77%) DV Cleared
7 21 (9.77%) ISTQB
8 19 (8.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (7.44%) MCP
9 16 (7.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 15 (6.98%) Degree
10 15 (6.98%) MCITP
11 12 (5.58%) CCIP
12 11 (5.12%) CISSP
12 11 (5.12%) CEH
13 10 (4.65%) MCSA
14 9 (4.19%) CCIE
14 9 (4.19%) VCP5
14 9 (4.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.30%) SLA
2 9 (4.19%) QA
3 7 (3.26%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.47%) GPG13
System Software
1 49 (22.79%) Active Directory
2 19 (8.84%) vSphere
3 16 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (5.58%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (3.72%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.26%) XenApp
7 6 (2.79%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.86%) NFS
9 3 (1.40%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.40%) KVM
10 2 (0.93%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.93%) Xen
10 2 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.47%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.47%) Snort
11 1 (0.47%) Nmap
11 1 (0.47%) Squid
11 1 (0.47%) NLBS
11 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (5.12%) Nessus
1 11 (5.12%) SCCM
2 5 (2.33%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.40%) WSUS
3 3 (1.40%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.93%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.93%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.93%) ARCserve
4 2 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.47%) Netcool
5 1 (0.47%) OpenView
5 1 (0.47%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.47%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.47%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.47%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 156 (72.56%) Cisco
2 45 (20.93%) HP
3 43 (20.00%) Juniper
4 42 (19.53%) Microsoft
5 41 (19.07%) VMware
6 30 (13.95%) CheckPoint
7 25 (11.63%) McAfee
8 23 (10.70%) Citrix
9 21 (9.77%) Oracle
10 18 (8.37%) F5
11 12 (5.58%) Nortel
12 10 (4.65%) Qualys
12 10 (4.65%) Blue Coat
13 7 (3.26%) SolarWinds
14 6 (2.79%) Veeam
14 6 (2.79%) Riverbed
14 6 (2.79%) Brocade
14 6 (2.79%) Symantec
15 5 (2.33%) NetApp
15 5 (2.33%) Avaya
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