The first table below looks at the demand for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 18 April 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 West 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 126 101 121
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +20
Contract jobs citing CCNA 18 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.95% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.74% 3.30% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 16
Average daily rate £239 £275 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.18% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £136 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £351 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1034 666 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.22% 28.63% 31.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 365 597
Average daily rate £350 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 42 94
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CCNA
England

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +6 4 £350 - 6
Devon -4 3 - - 1
Bristol -15 3 £138 -29.03% 4
Somerset - 3 £150 - 3
Wiltshire -21 2 £381 +69.44% 4
Dorset -7 1 £303 +0.83%
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 48 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (72.92%) Cisco
3 28 (58.33%) Firewall
4 23 (47.92%) CCNP
4 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
5 17 (35.42%) WAN
6 14 (29.17%) Telecoms
6 14 (29.17%) Network Security
6 14 (29.17%) Security Cleared
7 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (22.92%) LAN
8 11 (22.92%) VoIP
9 10 (20.83%) Juniper
9 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
10 9 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (18.75%) Linux
10 9 (18.75%) MCSE
10 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
11 8 (16.67%) Citrix
11 8 (16.67%) OSPF
12 7 (14.58%) CheckPoint
12 7 (14.58%) BGP
12 7 (14.58%) Wireless
12 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
12 7 (14.58%) ITIL
12 7 (14.58%) Windows
12 7 (14.58%) Network Management
13 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
14 5 (10.42%) Sourcefire
14 5 (10.42%) MCP

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.08%) Lync
4 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (58.33%) Firewall
2 17 (35.42%) WAN
3 14 (29.17%) Network Security
4 11 (22.92%) LAN
4 11 (22.92%) VoIP
5 9 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (16.67%) OSPF
7 7 (14.58%) BGP
7 7 (14.58%) Wireless
8 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
8 5 (10.42%) VPN
9 4 (8.33%) ICMP
9 4 (8.33%) IPv4
9 4 (8.33%) SNMP
9 4 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (8.33%) Junos
10 3 (6.25%) NetScaler
10 3 (6.25%) DNS
10 3 (6.25%) DHCP
10 3 (6.25%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.33%) Military
3 3 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Network Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Designer
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Network Designer
5 4 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Security Designer
6 3 (6.25%) Network Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Network Support
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Network Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Voice Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Network Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.25%) Open Source
2 3 (6.25%) NHS
3 2 (4.17%) Firmware
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Linux
2 7 (14.58%) Windows
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.33%) Android
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) ITIL
1 7 (14.58%) Network Management
2 5 (10.42%) Change Management
3 4 (8.33%) Network Design
4 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.25%) Migration
4 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.08%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.08%) WFM
6 1 (2.08%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.08%) Information Security
6 1 (2.08%) Project Management
6 1 (2.08%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (47.92%) CCNP
3 14 (29.17%) Security Cleared
4 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 9 (18.75%) MCSE
7 5 (10.42%) MCP
7 5 (10.42%) MCSA
8 4 (8.33%) MCITP
9 3 (6.25%) JNCIS
9 3 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (6.25%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (4.17%) A+ Certification
10 2 (4.17%) MCDST
10 2 (4.17%) MCTS
10 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
10 2 (4.17%) CCENT
10 2 (4.17%) MCSM
11 1 (2.08%) Degree
11 1 (2.08%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
1 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.25%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.08%) GPG13
3 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.17%) XenApp
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.08%) UAG
3 1 (2.08%) Squid
3 1 (2.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (4.17%) ARCserve
2 2 (4.17%) SCCM
2 2 (4.17%) SCOM
2 2 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) Cisco
2 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.83%) Juniper
4 8 (16.67%) Citrix
5 7 (14.58%) CheckPoint
6 5 (10.42%) Sourcefire
6 5 (10.42%) Avaya
7 4 (8.33%) McAfee
7 4 (8.33%) VMware
7 4 (8.33%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.25%) Mitel
8 3 (6.25%) HP
8 3 (6.25%) Nortel
9 2 (4.17%) IBM
9 2 (4.17%) Veeam
9 2 (4.17%) Fujitsu
10 1 (2.08%) ProCurve
10 1 (2.08%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.08%) Websense
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
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