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 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
Rank 643 639 632
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing CCENT 10 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.041% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.091% 0.21% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 3
Median daily rate £285 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £338 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £355 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 -
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -

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
11002 11389 11484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.61% 19.64% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6807 6865 6372
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 387 526 486
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £46.70 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCENT within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

CCENT Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 September 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
Scotland +15 4 £160 -
England -4 4 £298 -15.00% 7
North Lanarkshire - 4 £160 -
Bellshill - 4 £160 -
South East +6 3 £220 -37.14%
Reading - 3 £220 -
Berkshire - 3 £220 -
Cardiff - 2 £356 -
South Wales - 2 £356 - 1
Wales - 2 £356 - 1
Manchester - 1 £375 -
North West - 1 £375 - 2

CCENT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 15 (71.43%) ITIL
3 14 (66.67%) CCNA
3 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (52.38%) Firewall
5 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 9 (42.86%) Network Security
6 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (38.10%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (38.10%) CISMP
6 8 (38.10%) Kaspersky
6 8 (38.10%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (38.10%) SmoothWall
6 8 (38.10%) Clearswift
6 8 (38.10%) CISSP
7 7 (33.33%) WAN
7 7 (33.33%) SSL
7 7 (33.33%) CISM
7 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 7 (33.33%) Threat Management
7 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 7 (33.33%) SIEM
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (33.33%) PKI
7 7 (33.33%) Migration
8 6 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
8 6 (28.57%) Apple
8 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
8 6 (28.57%) VMware

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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) Network Security
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (33.33%) SSL
3 7 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) VoIP
5 2 (9.52%) Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.76%) DHCP
6 1 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (4.76%) H.323
6 1 (4.76%) Intranet
6 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) PSTN
6 1 (4.76%) SMTP
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Network Security Manager
1 8 (38.10%) Security Manager
2 3 (14.29%) ICT Assistant
2 3 (14.29%) ICT Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Operations Manager
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Network Manager
3 2 (9.52%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 7 (33.33%) PKI
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (38.10%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Migration
3 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (33.33%) SIEM
3 7 (33.33%) Threat Management
3 7 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 5 (23.81%) Application Rationalisation
6 3 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (9.52%) ITSM
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) CCNA
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CISMP
2 8 (38.10%) CISSP
3 7 (33.33%) CISM
4 6 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (28.57%) CLAS
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (28.57%) MCSE
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (23.81%) CCNP
5 5 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (19.05%) A+ Certification
6 4 (19.05%) ACSA
6 4 (19.05%) MCITP
6 4 (19.05%) MCSA
6 4 (19.05%) MCTS
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (23.81%) SLA
3 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) SmoothWall
2 4 (19.05%) Backup Exec
3 2 (9.52%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 2 (9.52%) Zenoss
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 8 (38.10%) Clearswift
3 8 (38.10%) Kaspersky
4 6 (28.57%) Apple
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (19.05%) Symantec
6 3 (14.29%) Avaya
6 3 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (9.52%) CA
7 2 (9.52%) Intel Security
7 2 (9.52%) LogRhythm
7 2 (9.52%) Nortel
7 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
7 2 (9.52%) Sophos
8 1 (4.76%) Aruba
8 1 (4.76%) HP
8 1 (4.76%) Juniper
8 1 (4.76%) Mitel