Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 93 119
Rank change year-on-year -50 +26 -22
Contract jobs citing CCNA 27 83 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.66% 1.94% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.08% 7.75% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 46 31
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £425 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +57.41% -8.47%
10th Percentile £231 £224 £178
90th Percentile £483 £525 £360
South East median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £41.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.95% -53.98% +73.85%
10th Percentile £12.75 £13.80 £37.09
90th Percentile £39.75 £24.60 £45.49
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £24.50 £47.83
% change year-on-year +4.86% -48.78% +181.35%

CCNA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 877 1071 1276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.31% 25.09% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 523 624
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £226 £250 £241
90th Percentile £598 £575 £536
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 55 98
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -59.55% +62.63%
10th Percentile £11.70 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £38.60 £45.81 £47.88
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £29.95
% change year-on-year -24.44% +13.52% +76.18%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Berkshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Berkshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Berkshire

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Berkshire

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for CCNA in Berkshire

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -34 11 £300 -20.00% 2
Slough +12 8 £325 +15.56%
Bracknell +5 4 £300 -14.29% 1
Newbury - 3 - -
CCNA
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (81.48%) Cisco
3 20 (74.07%) CCNP
4 13 (48.15%) Firewall
5 11 (40.74%) WAN
5 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
5 11 (40.74%) ITIL
6 10 (37.04%) LAN
6 10 (37.04%) VPN
7 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
8 7 (25.93%) Wireless
8 7 (25.93%) VMware
8 7 (25.93%) DNS
8 7 (25.93%) Ethernet
8 7 (25.93%) MPLS
9 6 (22.22%) OSPF
9 6 (22.22%) BGP
9 6 (22.22%) DHCP
9 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
10 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
10 5 (18.52%) MCSA
10 5 (18.52%) Windows
10 5 (18.52%) Linux
10 5 (18.52%) CCENT
10 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
10 5 (18.52%) vSphere
10 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
11 4 (14.81%) Change Control

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) Firewall
2 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
2 11 (40.74%) WAN
3 10 (37.04%) LAN
3 10 (37.04%) VPN
4 7 (25.93%) DNS
4 7 (25.93%) Ethernet
4 7 (25.93%) MPLS
4 7 (25.93%) Wireless
5 6 (22.22%) BGP
5 6 (22.22%) DHCP
5 6 (22.22%) OSPF
6 4 (14.81%) EIGRP
6 4 (14.81%) Internet
7 3 (11.11%) ADSL
7 3 (11.11%) ATM
7 3 (11.11%) DSL
7 3 (11.11%) RIP
7 3 (11.11%) SAN
7 3 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Manager
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Virtual Team
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) FMCG
4 2 (7.41%) iPad
4 2 (7.41%) iPhone
4 2 (7.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Phone
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Change Control
3 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.11%) Proactive Management
3 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (7.41%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) eTOM
5 1 (3.70%) Network Design
5 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (74.07%) CCNP
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (18.52%) CCENT
4 5 (18.52%) MCSA
4 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) CCDA
5 4 (14.81%) Degree
5 4 (14.81%) MCSE
5 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (11.11%) BC Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (7.41%) CCIE
7 2 (7.41%) JNCIA
7 2 (7.41%) JNCIP
7 2 (7.41%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.70%) CCA
8 1 (3.70%) CCDP
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) HIPAA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) vSphere
3 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) HP
3 4 (14.81%) Juniper
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) Arista
5 2 (7.41%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) Dell
5 2 (7.41%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (7.41%) F5
5 2 (7.41%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) Kaspersky
5 2 (7.41%) Veeam
6 1 (3.70%) Apple
6 1 (3.70%) Canon
6 1 (3.70%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.70%) Polycom
6 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.70%) Symantec