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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 123 103 122
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Contract jobs citing CCNA 15 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.95% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.48% 3.35% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 15
Average daily rate £303 £275 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £136 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £351 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £265 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +11.11%
Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1011 656 1130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.75% 28.46% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 357 594
Average daily rate £350 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 42 91
Average hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
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 24 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 24 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 +8 4 £350 -
Devon -2 3 - -
Bristol -14 3 £138 -29.03% 7
Wiltshire -24 2 £381 +69.44%
Somerset - 2 £150 - 1
Dorset -2 1 £303 +0.83%
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 47 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (72.34%) Cisco
3 28 (59.57%) Firewall
4 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
5 22 (46.81%) CCNP
6 16 (34.04%) WAN
7 14 (29.79%) Telecoms
7 14 (29.79%) Network Security
8 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
8 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (23.40%) LAN
10 10 (21.28%) VoIP
10 10 (21.28%) Juniper
10 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
11 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (19.15%) Linux
11 9 (19.15%) MCSE
11 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
12 8 (17.02%) Citrix
13 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
13 7 (14.89%) ITIL
13 7 (14.89%) Windows
13 7 (14.89%) CheckPoint
13 7 (14.89%) OSPF
13 7 (14.89%) Wireless
13 7 (14.89%) Network Management
14 6 (12.77%) BGP
14 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
15 5 (10.64%) Sourcefire
15 5 (10.64%) MCP

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.13%) Lync
4 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (59.57%) Firewall
2 16 (34.04%) WAN
3 14 (29.79%) Network Security
4 11 (23.40%) LAN
5 10 (21.28%) VoIP
6 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (14.89%) Wireless
7 7 (14.89%) OSPF
8 6 (12.77%) BGP
9 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
9 5 (10.64%) VPN
10 4 (8.51%) IPv4
10 4 (8.51%) ICMP
10 4 (8.51%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (8.51%) Junos
11 3 (6.38%) NetScaler
11 3 (6.38%) IPsec
11 3 (6.38%) MPLS
11 3 (6.38%) DNS
11 3 (6.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (29.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Military
3 1 (2.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Network Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Designer
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Network Designer
5 4 (8.51%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Security Designer
6 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Network Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Network Support
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.38%) NHS
3 2 (4.26%) Firmware
3 2 (4.26%) Open Source
4 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.13%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.51%) Android
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) ITIL
1 7 (14.89%) Network Management
2 5 (10.64%) Change Management
3 4 (8.51%) Network Design
4 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.38%) Migration
4 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.13%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.13%) ITSM
6 1 (2.13%) Project Management
6 1 (2.13%) Information Security
6 1 (2.13%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (46.81%) CCNP
3 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
4 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
5 9 (19.15%) MCSE
6 5 (10.64%) MCSA
6 5 (10.64%) MCP
7 4 (8.51%) MCITP
8 3 (6.38%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (6.38%) JNCIS
8 3 (6.38%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (4.26%) MCDST
9 2 (4.26%) MCTS
9 2 (4.26%) A+ Certification
9 2 (4.26%) MCSM
9 2 (4.26%) CCENT
10 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.13%) Degree
10 1 (2.13%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
1 4 (8.51%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.26%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.13%) GPG13
3 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.26%) XenApp
3 1 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.13%) UAG
3 1 (2.13%) Snort
3 1 (2.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) ARCserve
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
1 2 (4.26%) SCOM
1 2 (4.26%) SCVMM
1 2 (4.26%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 34 (72.34%) Cisco
2 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
3 10 (21.28%) Juniper
4 8 (17.02%) Citrix
5 7 (14.89%) CheckPoint
6 5 (10.64%) Avaya
6 5 (10.64%) Sourcefire
7 4 (8.51%) SolarWinds
7 4 (8.51%) VMware
7 4 (8.51%) McAfee
8 3 (6.38%) HP
8 3 (6.38%) Nortel
8 3 (6.38%) Mitel
9 2 (4.26%) Veeam
9 2 (4.26%) Fujitsu
9 2 (4.26%) IBM
10 1 (2.13%) Websense
10 1 (2.13%) ProCurve
10 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat
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