The table below looks at the statistics for CCENT in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCENT over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
Rank 640 603 604
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +1
Contract jobs citing CCENT 16 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.044% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.23% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 10
Median daily rate £275 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11781 10580 10416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.60% 19.44% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7313 6064 6080
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 541 533
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £18.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +20.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CCENT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CCENT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCENT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCENT
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCENT within the UK.

CCENT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CCENT
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCENT within the UK.

CCENT Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CCENT
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCENT within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
England -29 16 £275 -21.42% 5
North West -19 9 £381 +8.92%
Manchester -21 9 £381 +8.92%
South East -11 6 £275 +111.53% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £275 -
Reading -3 2 - -
Berkshire -7 2 - -
Luton - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

CCENT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCENT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CCENT.

1 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (52.00%) ITIL
4 12 (48.00%) WAN
5 9 (36.00%) CCNA
5 9 (36.00%) Firewall
6 8 (32.00%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (32.00%) VoIP
7 7 (28.00%) CISSP
7 7 (28.00%) Clearswift
7 7 (28.00%) CISMP
7 7 (28.00%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (28.00%) Network Security
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (28.00%) Kaspersky
7 7 (28.00%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (28.00%) SmoothWall
8 6 (24.00%) Threat Management
8 6 (24.00%) Aruba
8 6 (24.00%) SIEM
8 6 (24.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (24.00%) PKI
8 6 (24.00%) VMware
8 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
8 6 (24.00%) Wireless
8 6 (24.00%) CISM
8 6 (24.00%) HP
8 6 (24.00%) SSL
9 5 (20.00%) Citrix

CCENT
Top Related IT Skills 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 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) WAN
2 9 (36.00%) Firewall
3 8 (32.00%) VoIP
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (28.00%) Network Security
5 6 (24.00%) SSL
5 6 (24.00%) Wireless
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.00%) LAN
6 2 (8.00%) MPLS
6 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (8.00%) VLAN
7 1 (4.00%) BGP
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.00%) ICMP
7 1 (4.00%) Internet
7 1 (4.00%) Intranet
7 1 (4.00%) OSPF
7 1 (4.00%) PSTN
7 1 (4.00%) WebEx
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Network Security Manager
2 7 (28.00%) Security Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) ICT Assistant
4 3 (12.00%) ICT Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Incident Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Network Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) ICT Network Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Network Support
6 1 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) PKI
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (16.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.00%) Life Science
3 1 (4.00%) RSA SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (28.00%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (24.00%) SIEM
3 6 (24.00%) Threat Management
3 6 (24.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.00%) Application Packaging
5 4 (16.00%) Application Rationalisation
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Service Management
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (36.00%) CCNA
3 8 (32.00%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (28.00%) CISMP
4 7 (28.00%) CISSP
5 6 (24.00%) CISM
6 5 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (20.00%) CLAS
7 4 (16.00%) CCAA
7 4 (16.00%) CCNP
7 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (16.00%) MCSA
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (8.00%) Degree
9 1 (4.00%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (4.00%) CISA
9 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
9 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (12.00%) SLA
4 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) SmoothWall
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Clearswift
2 7 (28.00%) Kaspersky
3 6 (24.00%) Aruba
3 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (24.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle
5 4 (16.00%) ServiceNow
5 4 (16.00%) Symantec
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) Mitel
6 1 (4.00%) Progress