Period
to 21 November 2017

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 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 83 69
Rank change year-on-year +3 -14 0
Contract jobs citing CCNA 19 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.20% 1.52% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.25% 7.54% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 8
Birmingham median daily rate £263 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.23% +8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £181 £150 £290
90th Percentile £394 £474 £327
West Midlands median daily rate £263 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -30.00% +25.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year -72.83% - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 262 305 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.55% 20.15% 20.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 184 159
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £235 £250 £179
90th Percentile £500 £525 £526
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 16
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.45% -43.95% +112.16%
10th Percentile £13.85 £18.15 £9.91
90th Percentile £37.25 £25.00 £49.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.75 £24.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year +25.51% -22.07% +46.23%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Birmingham

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Birmingham

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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco
3 10 (52.63%) CCNP
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
5 6 (31.58%) WAN
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) LAN
6 4 (21.05%) Wireless
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (15.79%) WAN Optimisation
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.79%) Broadband
7 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
8 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
8 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (10.53%) Office 365
8 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
8 2 (10.53%) F5
8 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
8 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (10.53%) MCSE
8 2 (10.53%) VPN
8 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
9 1 (5.26%) Internet
9 1 (5.26%) MPLS

CCNA
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) Wireless
4 3 (15.79%) Broadband
4 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (10.53%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) Internet
6 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.26%) MPLS
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) WLAN
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Network Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Wireless Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
2 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
2 1 (5.26%) Network Design
2 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
2 1 (5.26%) Release Management
2 1 (5.26%) Service Management
2 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
2 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
2 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
2 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (52.63%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (5.26%) CCDA
4 1 (5.26%) CCDP
4 1 (5.26%) CCIP
4 1 (5.26%) CCSP
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) VCP6
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.53%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) Capita
4 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft