The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 87 110 134
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +24
Contract jobs citing CCNA 50 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.71% 0.87% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.31% 3.08% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 12 9
Average daily rate £350 £343 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +13.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £295 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -9.67%
CCNA
England

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

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
942 877 1035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 32.15% 28.35% 32.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 510 598
Average daily rate £375 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 36 52
Average hourly rate £42.00 £38.25 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +14.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Gloucestershire +29 24 £366 -18.66% 2
Dorset +1 9 £275 +22.22% 2
Bristol -7 6 £488 +16.76% 6
Wiltshire +2 5 £260 - 2
Devon +1 4 £400 +33.33% 2
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 96 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (80.21%) Cisco
3 44 (45.83%) CCNP
4 35 (36.46%) Security Cleared
5 32 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 30 (31.25%) Firewall
7 29 (30.21%) Windows
8 27 (28.13%) LAN
9 24 (25.00%) WAN
9 24 (25.00%) ITIL
10 20 (20.83%) VMware
11 18 (18.75%) Telecoms
11 18 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (16.67%) Wireless
12 16 (16.67%) Project Management
13 14 (14.58%) Finance
13 14 (14.58%) PRINCE2
14 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
14 13 (13.54%) VPN
14 13 (13.54%) Service Delivery
15 12 (12.50%) CheckPoint
16 11 (11.46%) Nortel
16 11 (11.46%) Juniper
16 11 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (10.42%) Data Centre
17 10 (10.42%) HP
17 10 (10.42%) WLAN
17 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
18 9 (9.38%) Linux
18 9 (9.38%) Citrix

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.04%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.17%) Amazon S3
1 4 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) IaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.25%) Firewall
2 27 (28.13%) LAN
3 24 (25.00%) WAN
4 18 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (16.67%) Wireless
6 13 (13.54%) VPN
7 10 (10.42%) WLAN
8 9 (9.38%) VLAN
9 8 (8.33%) IP Telephony
10 7 (7.29%) SAN
10 7 (7.29%) SSL
11 6 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (4.17%) HTTPS
12 4 (4.17%) IPsec
13 3 (3.13%) Internet
13 3 (3.13%) MPLS
13 3 (3.13%) TACACS
13 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
13 3 (3.13%) VoIP
13 3 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.58%) Finance
3 3 (3.13%) Military
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (40.63%) Network Engineer
2 14 (14.58%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (13.54%) Network Support
3 13 (13.54%) Support Engineer
4 12 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) NOC Engineer
6 9 (9.38%) Analyst
6 9 (9.38%) Architect
6 9 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (7.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Telecoms Architect
8 6 (6.25%) Network Architect
9 5 (5.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Network Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.17%) Blog
2 4 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.13%) PKI
4 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.08%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.04%) CCTV
5 1 (1.04%) CESG
5 1 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.04%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.04%) Handset
5 1 (1.04%) iPhone
5 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.21%) Windows
2 9 (9.38%) Linux
3 7 (7.29%) Windows 2000
3 7 (7.29%) Windows 7
3 7 (7.29%) Windows NT
3 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (7.29%) Windows XP
4 6 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.04%) CatOS
8 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) ITIL
2 16 (16.67%) Project Management
3 14 (14.58%) PRINCE2
4 13 (13.54%) Service Delivery
5 8 (8.33%) Change Management
6 7 (7.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.29%) MODAF
7 6 (6.25%) CMMI
7 6 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (6.25%) Six Sigma
7 6 (6.25%) TOGAF
8 5 (5.21%) ITIL V3
8 5 (5.21%) Load Balancing
8 5 (5.21%) Project Planning
8 5 (5.21%) SIEM
9 4 (4.17%) Load Testing
9 4 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (4.17%) Performance Testing
9 4 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (3.13%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.25%) SQL
2 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 96 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (45.83%) CCNP
3 35 (36.46%) Security Cleared
4 32 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.29%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (5.21%) HNC
7 4 (4.17%) CCIE
7 4 (4.17%) DV Cleared
7 4 (4.17%) JNCIA
8 3 (3.13%) Degree
8 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.08%) CCSA
9 2 (2.08%) CCSE
9 2 (2.08%) CWNE
9 2 (2.08%) MCSE
9 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.04%) CISSP
10 1 (1.04%) HND
10 1 (1.04%) ISEB
10 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) SLA
2 5 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.04%) Def Stans
4 1 (1.04%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.04%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.25%) XenServer
3 3 (3.13%) Firmware
3 3 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.08%) vCloud
4 2 (2.08%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.08%) vSphere
5 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.08%) vMotion
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.04%) Netcool
Vendors
1 77 (80.21%) Cisco
2 20 (20.83%) VMware
3 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 11 (11.46%) Juniper
5 11 (11.46%) Nortel
6 10 (10.42%) HP
7 9 (9.38%) Citrix
8 6 (6.25%) SonicWALL
9 5 (5.21%) Nokia
9 5 (5.21%) Polycom
10 4 (4.17%) Genesys
10 4 (4.17%) Meraki
10 4 (4.17%) Palo Alto
10 4 (4.17%) Siemens
11 3 (3.13%) Aruba
11 3 (3.13%) F5
11 3 (3.13%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.08%) EMC
12 2 (2.08%) Sun
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