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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 97 98 95
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing CCNA 47 49 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.56% 1.53% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.56% 4.97% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 18
Average daily rate £343 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £212 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £450 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.56% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.50 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+106.83% -12.62%
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
1030 986 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 34.25% 30.86% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 605 392
Average daily rate £375 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 54 40
Average hourly rate £40.50 £39.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.53% +75.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £48.14 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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 5 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

CCNA Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 February 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
Wiltshire +2 16 £375 +72.41% 1
Gloucestershire +17 15 £225 -50.00% 2
Bristol -8 7 £363 -3.33% 4
Dorset +6 4 £413 +91.86% 2
Somerset +3 2 - - 3
Devon -16 2 £361 +11.15%
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 75 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (86.67%) Cisco
3 31 (41.33%) CCNP
4 26 (34.67%) Windows
4 26 (34.67%) Firewall
4 26 (34.67%) Security Cleared
5 24 (32.00%) ITIL
6 21 (28.00%) SC Cleared
7 15 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (17.33%) LAN
8 13 (17.33%) WAN
8 13 (17.33%) Juniper
9 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (16.00%) PRINCE2
9 12 (16.00%) VMware
10 11 (14.67%) Windows 2000
10 11 (14.67%) Data Centre
11 10 (13.33%) Windows XP
11 10 (13.33%) HP
11 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
12 9 (12.00%) Change Management
12 9 (12.00%) Wireless
12 9 (12.00%) CheckPoint
12 9 (12.00%) SLA
12 9 (12.00%) VoIP
12 9 (12.00%) Windows NT
13 8 (10.67%) CCIE
13 8 (10.67%) Six Sigma
13 8 (10.67%) Finance

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 (2.67%) Lync
1 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) IaaS
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
1 1 (1.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (34.67%) Firewall
2 15 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (17.33%) LAN
3 13 (17.33%) WAN
4 9 (12.00%) VoIP
4 9 (12.00%) Wireless
5 8 (10.67%) VLAN
6 5 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (6.67%) DNS
6 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.33%) 4G
7 4 (5.33%) LTE
7 4 (5.33%) MPLS
7 4 (5.33%) SAN
7 4 (5.33%) VPN
8 3 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (4.00%) Internet
8 3 (4.00%) NAS
8 3 (4.00%) Unified Communications
8 3 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (10.67%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.00%) Military
3 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (45.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (14.67%) NOC Engineer
2 11 (14.67%) Support Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) Network Support
4 9 (12.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Cisco Support
8 4 (5.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Support Specialist
8 4 (5.33%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
9 3 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.67%) PKI
3 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.33%) CCTV
4 1 (1.33%) CESG
4 1 (1.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.33%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.33%) Handset
4 1 (1.33%) iPhone
4 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.33%) NHS
4 1 (1.33%) Physics
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.67%) Windows
2 11 (14.67%) Windows 2000
3 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 9 (12.00%) Windows NT
5 7 (9.33%) Linux
5 7 (9.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.67%) Unix
10 1 (1.33%) CatOS
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) ITIL
2 12 (16.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 9 (12.00%) Change Management
5 8 (10.67%) Six Sigma
6 7 (9.33%) CMMI
6 7 (9.33%) Project Management
7 5 (6.67%) Network Design
8 4 (5.33%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.33%) SDLC
8 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.00%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.00%) High Availability
9 3 (4.00%) Migration
9 3 (4.00%) Network Management
9 3 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (4.00%) Network Optimisation
9 3 (4.00%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.67%) SQL
3 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 75 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (41.33%) CCNP
3 26 (34.67%) Security Cleared
4 21 (28.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (10.67%) CCIE
6 7 (9.33%) HNC
7 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (5.33%) Degree
9 3 (4.00%) CISSP
9 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
9 3 (4.00%) MCSE
10 2 (2.67%) CCDP
10 2 (2.67%) CCSE
10 2 (2.67%) HND
10 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.33%) CCDA
11 1 (1.33%) CCENT
11 1 (1.33%) CWDP
11 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) Def Stans
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.00%) Firmware
3 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.00%) XenServer
4 2 (2.67%) vCloud
4 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.67%) vSphere
5 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (2.67%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.67%) vMotion
3 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 65 (86.67%) Cisco
2 13 (17.33%) Juniper
3 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.00%) VMware
4 10 (13.33%) HP
5 9 (12.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (8.00%) SonicWALL
7 5 (6.67%) F5
7 5 (6.67%) Nokia
8 4 (5.33%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.00%) Aruba
9 3 (4.00%) Avaya
10 2 (2.67%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.67%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (2.67%) Brocade
10 2 (2.67%) Citrix
10 2 (2.67%) EMC
10 2 (2.67%) NetIQ
10 2 (2.67%) Nortel
10 2 (2.67%) Sun
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