The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 47 48 57
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 12 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.85% 1.55% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.34% 6.67% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Median daily rate £375 £250 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £288 £300
% change year-on-year +8.69% -4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.94 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +21.65% +5.12%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 116 150 123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 17.87% 23.26% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 96 65
Median daily rate £363 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +12.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £204 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.66% -34.78%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing CCNA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Birmingham

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Birmingham

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Birmingham

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Birmingham

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (96.15%) Cisco
3 16 (61.54%) LAN
3 16 (61.54%) WAN
4 14 (53.85%) CCNP
4 14 (53.85%) Firewall
5 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
6 9 (34.62%) Wireless
6 9 (34.62%) Juniper
6 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
7 8 (30.77%) VPN
8 7 (26.92%) CCDA
8 7 (26.92%) CCDP
8 7 (26.92%) VoIP
8 7 (26.92%) ITIL
8 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
9 6 (23.08%) Unified Communications
9 6 (23.08%) F5
9 6 (23.08%) Network Design
10 5 (19.23%) IP Telephony
10 5 (19.23%) Network Management
10 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
11 4 (15.38%) CCVP
11 4 (15.38%) Nokia
11 4 (15.38%) Windows
11 4 (15.38%) CSS
11 4 (15.38%) SLA
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco PIX

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) LAN
1 16 (61.54%) WAN
2 14 (53.85%) Firewall
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (34.62%) Wireless
4 8 (30.77%) VPN
5 7 (26.92%) VoIP
6 6 (23.08%) Unified Communications
7 5 (19.23%) IP Telephony
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (15.38%) VLAN
9 3 (11.54%) BGP
9 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
9 3 (11.54%) OSPF
9 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (7.69%) 802.11
10 2 (7.69%) Frame Relay
10 2 (7.69%) MPLS
10 2 (7.69%) Network Security
General
1 2 (7.69%) Electronics
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) LAN Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Network Design Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Server Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Server Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Network Design
3 5 (19.23%) Network Management
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.69%) Presales
5 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.85%) Change Control
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.85%) Validation
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (53.85%) CCNP
3 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) CCDA
4 7 (26.92%) CCDP
4 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) CCVP
6 3 (11.54%) A+ Certification
6 3 (11.54%) CCIE
7 2 (7.69%) Degree
8 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.85%) JNCIP
8 1 (3.85%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.85%) MCSE
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.85%) VCP6
8 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 9 (34.62%) Juniper
4 6 (23.08%) F5
5 4 (15.38%) Nokia
6 3 (11.54%) EMC
6 3 (11.54%) EqualLogic
6 3 (11.54%) IBM
6 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.69%) AirMagnet
7 2 (7.69%) Avaya
7 2 (7.69%) BT
7 2 (7.69%) CA
7 2 (7.69%) VMware
8 1 (3.85%) Aruba
8 1 (3.85%) HP
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.85%) Riverbed