Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 44 64
Rank change year-on-year +11 +20 -
Contract jobs citing CCNA 24 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.01% 1.80% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.79% 8.93% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 17
Cardiff median daily rate £225 £306 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.53% +42.44% -
10th Percentile £175 £209 £158
90th Percentile £375 £352 £330
South Wales median daily rate £238 £306 £225
% change year-on-year -22.45% +36.11% -55.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - £21.00

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 Cardiff with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cardiff
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 152 112 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 25.38% 20.11% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 77 115
Cardiff median daily rate £350 £363 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +12.40% -14.00%
10th Percentile £171 £194 £185
90th Percentile £487 £485 £450
South Wales median daily rate £360 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -10.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Cardiff median hourly rate £22.38 £13.88 £12.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.30% +14.29% -24.88%
10th Percentile £15.08 £12.44 £9.65
90th Percentile £32.72 £16.01 £12.93
South Wales median hourly rate £37.50 £56.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year -33.33% +171.08% +29.04%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Cardiff

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Cardiff

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Cardiff over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Cardiff

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (95.83%) Cisco
3 16 (66.67%) ITIL
4 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 9 (37.50%) CCNP
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) MPLS
6 8 (33.33%) OSPF
6 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 8 (33.33%) Firewall
6 8 (33.33%) VMware
6 8 (33.33%) F5
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (29.17%) Citrix
8 6 (25.00%) Juniper
8 6 (25.00%) JNCIA
9 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
9 5 (20.83%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (20.83%) Internet
9 5 (20.83%) Tivoli
9 5 (20.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (20.83%) HP
9 5 (20.83%) Windows
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
10 4 (16.67%) Junos
10 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 4 (16.67%) CCDA

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (33.33%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) MPLS
2 8 (33.33%) OSPF
3 5 (20.83%) Internet
4 4 (16.67%) BGP
4 4 (16.67%) IPsec
4 4 (16.67%) Junos
4 4 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (8.33%) Wireless
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.17%) DMZ
6 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (4.17%) LAN
6 1 (4.17%) PABX
6 1 (4.17%) WAN
6 1 (4.17%) WLAN
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Network Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Network Support
3 5 (20.83%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Support
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Server Support
4 4 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Technical Support
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
2 3 (12.50%) AIX
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.17%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (37.50%) CCNP
2 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (25.00%) JNCIA
5 4 (16.67%) CCDA
6 2 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (4.17%) CCDP
7 1 (4.17%) CCENT
7 1 (4.17%) CCIE
7 1 (4.17%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (4.17%) CCIE Service Provider
7 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
7 1 (4.17%) JNCIS
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (20.83%) Tivoli
1 5 (20.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.17%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) F5
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) Juniper
5 5 (20.83%) HP
6 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.17%) Remedy
7 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds