The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK
Rank 236 240 248
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing CCNA 458 518 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 1.00% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.86% 4.69% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 306 269
Median daily rate £325 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £170 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £290 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 31
Median hourly rate £25.44 £31.69 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.72% +76.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £11.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £45.80 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.07 £31.69 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-14.58% +74.77%

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
9431 11056 10383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.79% 21.26% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6086 6855 5939
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 450 488
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +74.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CCNA
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

CCNA Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

CCNA
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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 +15 416 £325 +8.33% 148
South East +25 142 £350 +21.73% 37
London +3 111 £356 +9.61% 48
Berkshire +36 61 £350 +16.66% 6
North West +21 35 £325 +25.00% 17
Reading +16 32 £350 +22.80% 3
Hampshire -4 32 £325 +4.41% 6
West Midlands +13 29 £371 +85.62% 15
South West -6 28 £303 -14.48% 8
East Midlands +2 24 £300 -2.04% 4
Buckinghamshire +20 22 £356 +33.80% 5
Milton Keynes +24 21 £356 +22.84% 2
Yorkshire 0 19 £375 +31.57% 10
East of England -8 18 £293 -16.42% 8
Manchester +16 17 £315 +28.57% 7
Wales +11 17 £170 +23.63% 2
South Wales +18 16 £170 +23.63% 2
Wiltshire +3 15 £410 +9.33% 2
Birmingham +9 14 £375 +120.58% 3
West Yorkshire +12 13 £394 +35.77% 8
Surrey +10 13 £350 +27.27% 6
Scotland +18 11 £250 -9.09% 3
Basingstoke +15 10 £218 -2.02% 2
Southampton +10 10 £345 -1.42%
City of London -8 10 £195 -35.00% 10
Bracknell +10 9 £300 -27.27% 3
Merseyside +5 9 £325 +12.06% 2
Leeds +4 9 £400 +46.78% 4
Southport - 9 £325 -
Northamptonshire -5 8 £300 +26.31% 1

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for CCNA.

1 1048 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 857 (81.77%) Cisco
3 561 (53.53%) CCNP
4 454 (43.32%) Firewall
5 374 (35.69%) LAN
6 373 (35.59%) WAN
7 233 (22.23%) Security Cleared
8 221 (21.09%) ITIL
9 212 (20.23%) Juniper
10 185 (17.65%) Windows
11 174 (16.60%) Microsoft
12 172 (16.41%) Wireless
13 166 (15.84%) SC Cleared
14 165 (15.74%) CheckPoint
15 159 (15.17%) VoIP
15 159 (15.17%) Cisco ASA
16 157 (14.98%) VPN
17 151 (14.41%) VMware
18 143 (13.65%) Cisco Nexus
19 141 (13.45%) MPLS
20 135 (12.88%) Data Centre
21 134 (12.79%) OSPF
22 133 (12.69%) TCP/IP
23 130 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
24 129 (12.31%) VLAN
25 123 (11.74%) BGP
26 122 (11.64%) Network Security
27 121 (11.55%) CCIE
28 120 (11.45%) Active Directory
28 120 (11.45%) Windows Server

CCNA
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 49 (4.68%) MS Exchange
2 24 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (2.00%) IIS
4 17 (1.62%) Skype for Business
5 14 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (1.34%) SharePoint
6 10 (0.95%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.76%) Apache
7 8 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.29%) Confluence
9 3 (0.29%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.19%) GroupWise
10 2 (0.19%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.19%) SAS
11 1 (0.095%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.095%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.095%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.095%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 60 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.86%) MS Office
3 28 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.095%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.095%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.095%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.095%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 38 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (3.53%) Office 365
3 19 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.24%) IaaS
5 11 (1.05%) SaaS
6 10 (0.95%) PaaS
7 8 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.19%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.19%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.095%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.095%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.095%) G Suite
11 1 (0.095%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 454 (43.32%) Firewall
2 374 (35.69%) LAN
3 373 (35.59%) WAN
4 172 (16.41%) Wireless
5 159 (15.17%) Cisco ASA
5 159 (15.17%) VoIP
6 157 (14.98%) VPN
7 143 (13.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 141 (13.45%) MPLS
9 134 (12.79%) OSPF
10 133 (12.69%) TCP/IP
11 129 (12.31%) VLAN
12 123 (11.74%) BGP
13 122 (11.64%) Network Security
14 100 (9.54%) DNS
15 80 (7.63%) Internet
16 69 (6.58%) Ethernet
17 62 (5.92%) DHCP
18 61 (5.82%) Unified Communications
19 57 (5.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (2.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (0.86%) MySQL
2 9 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (0.48%) Big Data
5 5 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.095%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.095%) DTS
8 1 (0.095%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.095%) MS Access
8 1 (0.095%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (0.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.57%) JIRA
2 6 (0.57%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (0.57%) StarTeam
3 5 (0.48%) CruiseControl
3 5 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.48%) TeamCity
3 5 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.095%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.095%) JMeter
5 1 (0.095%) JUnit
General
1 105 (10.02%) Telecoms
2 89 (8.49%) Finance
3 28 (2.67%) Banking
4 20 (1.91%) Back Office
5 14 (1.34%) Retail
6 12 (1.15%) Legal
7 11 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 10 (0.95%) Electronics
9 8 (0.76%) Local Government
10 6 (0.57%) Advertising
11 5 (0.48%) Billing
11 5 (0.48%) Marketing
12 4 (0.38%) Automotive
12 4 (0.38%) French Language
13 3 (0.29%) Military
14 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.095%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.095%) Front Office
15 1 (0.095%) German Language
15 1 (0.095%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 481 (45.90%) Network Engineer
2 174 (16.60%) Cisco Engineer
3 126 (12.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 85 (8.11%) Analyst
5 78 (7.44%) Support Engineer
6 60 (5.73%) Network Support
7 56 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 53 (5.06%) Network Analyst
9 52 (4.96%) Architect
10 41 (3.91%) Senior Network Engineer
11 40 (3.82%) Network Support Engineer
11 40 (3.82%) Security Engineer
12 38 (3.63%) NOC Engineer
13 37 (3.53%) Design Engineer
14 36 (3.44%) Network Security Engineer
15 34 (3.24%) Consultant
16 32 (3.05%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
17 28 (2.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 26 (2.48%) Voice Engineer
19 25 (2.39%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (2.58%) 802.1X
2 17 (1.62%) XMPP
3 10 (0.95%) CSS
3 10 (0.95%) Web Services
4 9 (0.86%) Middleware
5 6 (0.57%) LAMP
5 6 (0.57%) libvirt
5 6 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (0.48%) .NET
6 5 (0.48%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.48%) WCF
6 5 (0.48%) WF
7 4 (0.38%) OAuth
7 4 (0.38%) SAML
7 4 (0.38%) WAP
8 2 (0.19%) RFC 2547
8 2 (0.19%) XML
9 1 (0.095%) ADO
9 1 (0.095%) CGI
9 1 (0.095%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 135 (12.88%) Data Centre
2 75 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.34%) Driving Licence
4 27 (2.58%) Management Information System
5 24 (2.29%) Video Conferencing
6 23 (2.19%) NHS
7 21 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 20 (1.91%) IVR
9 14 (1.34%) Clustering
10 11 (1.05%) Private Cloud
11 10 (0.95%) e-Health
11 10 (0.95%) IPTV
12 8 (0.76%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
12 8 (0.76%) Over-the-Top Content
12 8 (0.76%) Replication
12 8 (0.76%) STB
12 8 (0.76%) User Experience
12 8 (0.76%) Video on Demand
13 7 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 185 (17.65%) Windows
2 120 (11.45%) Windows Server
3 98 (9.35%) Linux
4 75 (7.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (4.10%) Unix
7 32 (3.05%) Windows 7
8 31 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (1.24%) Windows 10
10 10 (0.95%) CentOS
11 9 (0.86%) Android
12 8 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.57%) SUSE
13 6 (0.57%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.29%) CatOS
16 2 (0.19%) Debian
16 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.19%) Solaris
16 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (21.09%) ITIL
2 104 (9.92%) Migration
3 94 (8.97%) Network Design
4 72 (6.87%) Network Management
5 67 (6.39%) Load Balancing
6 44 (4.20%) Network Monitoring
7 42 (4.01%) Change Management
7 42 (4.01%) Customer Requirements
8 39 (3.72%) Service Management
9 38 (3.63%) Information Security
10 37 (3.53%) Project Management
11 33 (3.15%) Problem Management
12 32 (3.05%) Network Architecture
13 31 (2.96%) Incident Management
13 31 (2.96%) Service Delivery
14 28 (2.67%) Performance Monitoring
14 28 (2.67%) TOGAF
15 25 (2.39%) PRINCE2
16 24 (2.29%) ITIL V3
17 23 (2.19%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 40 (3.82%) PowerShell
1 40 (3.82%) SQL
2 21 (2.00%) Python
3 16 (1.53%) C
4 8 (0.76%) Ruby
5 7 (0.67%) Perl
6 6 (0.57%) Bash Shell
6 6 (0.57%) C#
7 3 (0.29%) Java
7 3 (0.29%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.19%) VBScript
9 1 (0.095%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.095%) PHP
9 1 (0.095%) R
9 1 (0.095%) VB
Qualifications
1 1048 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 561 (53.53%) CCNP
3 233 (22.23%) Security Cleared
4 166 (15.84%) SC Cleared
5 130 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 121 (11.55%) CCIE
7 109 (10.40%) MCSE
8 74 (7.06%) Degree
9 66 (6.30%) CCDP
10 64 (6.11%) JNCIA
11 61 (5.82%) CCDA
12 44 (4.20%) DV Cleared
13 41 (3.91%) MCP
14 39 (3.72%) CCSA
15 31 (2.96%) CCVP
16 28 (2.67%) MCSA
17 25 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
18 23 (2.19%) CISSP
18 23 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 22 (2.10%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (5.15%) SLA
2 19 (1.81%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.34%) QA
4 8 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.29%) COBIT
5 3 (0.29%) ISO27002
5 3 (0.29%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.095%) BS7799
System Software
1 120 (11.45%) Active Directory
2 94 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (5.53%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.91%) vSphere
5 18 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.05%) KVM
6 11 (1.05%) XenApp
7 10 (0.95%) XenServer
8 8 (0.76%) Firmware
9 6 (0.57%) iptables
9 6 (0.57%) ISA Server
9 6 (0.57%) NFS
9 6 (0.57%) ProxySG
9 6 (0.57%) UAG
9 6 (0.57%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (0.48%) NDS
10 5 (0.48%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.48%) vCloud
10 5 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 68 (6.49%) Cisco CUCM
2 42 (4.01%) Cisco UCCX
3 29 (2.77%) Cisco UCCE
4 24 (2.29%) Cisco Prime
5 21 (2.00%) Nagios
6 19 (1.81%) Puppet
6 19 (1.81%) SCCM
7 14 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (1.24%) FortiGate
9 11 (1.05%) Backup Exec
10 8 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
10 8 (0.76%) Tivoli
10 8 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (0.67%) CA Spectrum
12 6 (0.57%) HAProxy
12 6 (0.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 6 (0.57%) SCOM
13 4 (0.38%) Cisco CME
13 4 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 857 (81.77%) Cisco
2 212 (20.23%) Juniper
3 174 (16.60%) Microsoft
4 165 (15.74%) CheckPoint
5 151 (14.41%) VMware
6 118 (11.26%) F5
7 69 (6.58%) HP
8 61 (5.82%) Citrix
9 55 (5.25%) Palo Alto
10 52 (4.96%) SolarWinds
11 40 (3.82%) Avaya
12 30 (2.86%) Remedy
12 30 (2.86%) Riverbed
13 28 (2.67%) Huawei
14 26 (2.48%) Nokia
15 25 (2.39%) Intel Security
16 24 (2.29%) Blue Coat
16 24 (2.29%) Red Hat
17 23 (2.19%) Aruba
18 21 (2.00%) Fortinet
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