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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 90 113 124
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +11
Contract jobs citing CCNA 48 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.63% 0.94% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.83% 3.38% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 10
Median daily rate £338 £305 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.65% -11.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £250 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £49.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.17% +181.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.85 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+67.95% +18.57%
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
993 858 958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.67% 27.68% 31.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 511 624
Median daily rate £390 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 47 51
Median hourly rate £27.50 £41.50 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.73% +16.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.86 £15.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing CCNA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Gloucestershire +5 14 £354 -21.44% 5
Wiltshire -7 9 £325 -0.76% 2
Devon +6 8 £400 +60.00% 1
Somerset +14 7 £263 -
Dorset -7 6 £255 -
Bristol +7 2 £223 -24.57% 3
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South West region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 88 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (76.14%) Cisco
3 41 (46.59%) CCNP
4 39 (44.32%) LAN
5 37 (42.05%) Firewall
6 34 (38.64%) WAN
7 28 (31.82%) Security Cleared
8 27 (30.68%) SC Cleared
9 19 (21.59%) Windows
9 19 (21.59%) Telecoms
10 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
11 17 (19.32%) VPN
11 17 (19.32%) VMware
12 16 (18.18%) CheckPoint
13 15 (17.05%) ITIL
13 15 (17.05%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (15.91%) Project Management
15 13 (14.77%) Finance
15 13 (14.77%) Wireless
15 13 (14.77%) WLAN
15 13 (14.77%) MS Excel
16 11 (12.50%) Nortel
16 11 (12.50%) Data Centre
17 10 (11.36%) F5
17 10 (11.36%) Citrix
17 10 (11.36%) VoIP
17 10 (11.36%) Service Delivery
17 10 (11.36%) IP Telephony
18 9 (10.23%) Juniper
19 8 (9.09%) ITIL Certification

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (1.14%) IBM Domino
1 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Project
3 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon S3
1 4 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 39 (44.32%) LAN
2 37 (42.05%) Firewall
3 34 (38.64%) WAN
4 17 (19.32%) VPN
5 15 (17.05%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (14.77%) Wireless
6 13 (14.77%) WLAN
7 10 (11.36%) IP Telephony
7 10 (11.36%) VoIP
8 7 (7.95%) SSL
8 7 (7.95%) TCP/IP
8 7 (7.95%) VLAN
9 6 (6.82%) SAN
9 6 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (5.68%) BGP
10 5 (5.68%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (5.68%) EIGRP
10 5 (5.68%) IPsec
11 4 (4.55%) HSRP
11 4 (4.55%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (4.55%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 19 (21.59%) Telecoms
2 13 (14.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (38.64%) Network Engineer
2 12 (13.64%) Analyst
3 10 (11.36%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (10.23%) Architect
5 8 (9.09%) Network Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Telecoms Architect
7 6 (6.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Network Architect
7 6 (6.82%) Network Support
7 6 (6.82%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) 1st Line Support
10 3 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (3.41%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) Web Services
2 2 (2.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.55%) Blog
2 4 (4.55%) PKI
2 4 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.14%) BYOD
4 1 (1.14%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.59%) Windows
2 5 (5.68%) Windows 7
2 5 (5.68%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.55%) Linux
4 3 (3.41%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) CatOS
6 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.14%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.05%) ITIL
2 14 (15.91%) Project Management
3 10 (11.36%) Service Delivery
4 8 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 7 (7.95%) MODAF
6 6 (6.82%) ITIL V3
6 6 (6.82%) Migration
6 6 (6.82%) TOGAF
7 5 (5.68%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.68%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (5.68%) Performance Testing
7 5 (5.68%) Project Planning
7 5 (5.68%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (4.55%) Contingency Planning
8 4 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.55%) Load Testing
8 4 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.55%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (4.55%) Patch Management
8 4 (4.55%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (46.59%) CCNP
3 28 (31.82%) Security Cleared
4 27 (30.68%) SC Cleared
5 8 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.55%) JNCIA
7 3 (3.41%) CCIE
7 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.27%) CCSA
8 2 (2.27%) CCSE
8 2 (2.27%) CWNE
8 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.14%) Degree
9 1 (1.14%) HNC
9 1 (1.14%) HND
9 1 (1.14%) ISEB
9 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.14%) MCP
9 1 (1.14%) MCSA
9 1 (1.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 6 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.27%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.68%) XenServer
4 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 67 (76.14%) Cisco
2 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 17 (19.32%) VMware
4 16 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 11 (12.50%) Nortel
6 10 (11.36%) Citrix
6 10 (11.36%) F5
7 9 (10.23%) Juniper
8 5 (5.68%) Meraki
8 5 (5.68%) Polycom
9 4 (4.55%) Aruba
9 4 (4.55%) Genesys
9 4 (4.55%) Mitel
9 4 (4.55%) Palo Alto
9 4 (4.55%) Siemens
10 3 (3.41%) Nokia
10 3 (3.41%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.27%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.27%) NetApp
11 2 (2.27%) Riverbed