The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 29 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 100 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing CCNA 43 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.31% 0.98% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.52% 5.43% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 25
Median daily rate £345 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £202 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £476 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
- +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £100.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £22.50 £19.96
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +12.75%
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
660 442 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.12% 17.98% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 248 225
Median daily rate £400 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £353
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 28
Median hourly rate £36.00 £33.78 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% +57.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.06 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.71
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +14.18%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCNA across the West Midlands region.

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCNA across the West Midlands region.

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CCNA
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

CCNA Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Birmingham -14 11 £325 +8.33% 5
Shropshire - 11 £600 -
Staffordshire +14 9 £325 - 1
Solihull -5 4 - - 1
Warwickshire -8 3 £425 +123.68%
Worcestershire 0 1 £300 -38.61%
Herefordshire - 1 - -
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 78 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (79.49%) Cisco
3 44 (56.41%) Firewall
4 43 (55.13%) CCNP
5 32 (41.03%) Security Cleared
6 29 (37.18%) LAN
7 28 (35.90%) WAN
8 26 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 25 (32.05%) Juniper
10 21 (26.92%) SC Cleared
10 21 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (24.36%) Windows
12 17 (21.79%) Data Centre
13 16 (20.51%) ITIL
13 16 (20.51%) Wireless
14 14 (17.95%) OSPF
14 14 (17.95%) CCDP
14 14 (17.95%) Network Management
14 14 (17.95%) Network Design
15 13 (16.67%) Network Security
15 13 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
16 12 (15.38%) BGP
17 11 (14.10%) VPN
17 11 (14.10%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (14.10%) ITIL V3
17 11 (14.10%) Cisco Nexus
17 11 (14.10%) Fortinet
17 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
18 10 (12.82%) VoIP
19 9 (11.54%) Microsoft

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.56%) SAS
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (56.41%) Firewall
2 29 (37.18%) LAN
3 28 (35.90%) WAN
4 21 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (20.51%) Wireless
6 14 (17.95%) OSPF
7 13 (16.67%) Network Security
8 12 (15.38%) BGP
9 11 (14.10%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (14.10%) VPN
9 11 (14.10%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (12.82%) VoIP
11 6 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (7.69%) DHCP
11 6 (7.69%) DNS
11 6 (7.69%) NetScaler
12 5 (6.41%) Cisco Wireless
12 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
12 5 (6.41%) VLAN
12 5 (6.41%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (3.85%) Finance
1 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (57.69%) Network Engineer
2 16 (20.51%) Cisco Engineer
2 16 (20.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) Network Specialist
4 8 (10.26%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Monitoring Specialist
5 7 (8.97%) Network Monitoring Specialist
6 6 (7.69%) Architect
6 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Citrix Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) Design Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Network Design Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Network Support
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Network Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) Wireless Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) Middleware
2 4 (5.13%) CSS
3 2 (2.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.97%) User Experience
2 7 (8.97%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.13%) CESG
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.85%) NHS
5 1 (1.28%) CMDB
5 1 (1.28%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.28%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.36%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.13%) Unix
3 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.85%) Linux
4 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.51%) ITIL
2 14 (17.95%) Network Design
2 14 (17.95%) Network Management
3 13 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (14.10%) ITIL V3
5 9 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (10.26%) Load Balancing
7 4 (5.13%) Change Management
7 4 (5.13%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.85%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.85%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (3.85%) Presales
8 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.85%) Project Management
8 3 (3.85%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (2.56%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (2.56%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.28%) Java
2 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (55.13%) CCNP
3 32 (41.03%) Security Cleared
4 21 (26.92%) SC Cleared
5 14 (17.95%) CCDP
6 7 (8.97%) CCDA
6 7 (8.97%) CCIE
6 7 (8.97%) MCSE
6 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (7.69%) Degree
8 5 (6.41%) JNCIA
8 5 (6.41%) JNCIP
9 4 (5.13%) DV Cleared
9 4 (5.13%) MCP
10 3 (3.85%) A+ Certification
10 3 (3.85%) CCSA
10 3 (3.85%) PMI Certification
10 3 (3.85%) PMP
11 2 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.28%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (7.69%) OPNET
2 3 (3.85%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.28%) Cacti
3 1 (1.28%) Nagios
3 1 (1.28%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 62 (79.49%) Cisco
2 26 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 25 (32.05%) Juniper
4 11 (14.10%) Fortinet
5 9 (11.54%) Citrix
5 9 (11.54%) F5
5 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 9 (11.54%) Palo Alto
6 8 (10.26%) HP
6 8 (10.26%) Riverbed
6 8 (10.26%) SolarWinds
7 7 (8.97%) BMC
8 5 (6.41%) Aruba
8 5 (6.41%) Nokia
9 4 (5.13%) Dell
9 4 (5.13%) Meraki
9 4 (5.13%) VMware
10 3 (3.85%) BT
10 3 (3.85%) Fujitsu
10 3 (3.85%) Intel Security