Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 27 January 2020 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 173 209 225
Rank change year-on-year +36 +16 -23
Contract jobs citing CCNA 21 40 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.43% 0.59% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.79% 4.33% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 16
City of London median daily rate £375 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +25.93% -12.90%
10th Percentile £105 £313 £144
90th Percentile £510 £506 £475
Central London median daily rate £353 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -11.88% +23.08% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
City of London median hourly rate £24.12 £26.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.98% -8.62% +77.64%
10th Percentile £22.48 £25.75 £26.50
90th Percentile £25.76 £27.25 £31.50
Central London median hourly rate £24.12 £26.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -8.98% -8.62% +77.64%

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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 754 923 1,017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.49% 13.71% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 644 745
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £289 £238 £300
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £489
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.81% +8.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 25
City of London median hourly rate £24.12 £18.70 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.98% -8.78% +13.89%
10th Percentile £11.77 £12.63 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.93 £34.38 £31.20
Central London median hourly rate £24.12 £20.65 £21.00
% change year-on-year +16.83% -1.69% +17.42%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in the City of London

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing CCNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) CCNP
3 10 (47.62%) Firewall
4 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 6 (28.57%) MPLS
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) LAN
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) Project Delivery
6 5 (23.81%) Palo Alto
6 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
6 5 (23.81%) CCIE
6 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) F5
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (19.05%) Network Security
7 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (19.05%) WAN
7 4 (19.05%) VPN
7 4 (19.05%) OSPF
7 4 (19.05%) Juniper
7 4 (19.05%) BGP
7 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
7 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
8 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 3 (14.29%) Public Cloud

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Azure
2 1 (4.76%) AWS
2 1 (4.76%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) LAN
2 6 (28.57%) MPLS
3 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (19.05%) BGP
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security
4 4 (19.05%) OSPF
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) DNS
5 3 (14.29%) Internet
5 3 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (9.52%) BIG-IP
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
6 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
6 2 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) Postman
1 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
4 3 (14.29%) Banking
4 3 (14.29%) Electronics
4 3 (14.29%) Marketing
4 3 (14.29%) Public Sector
5 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
5 2 (9.52%) Retail
6 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) Floorwalker
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.76%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 2 (9.52%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) CentOS
5 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.76%) Unix
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 6 (28.57%) Project Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITSM
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) SIEM
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (47.62%) CCNP
3 5 (23.81%) CCIE
3 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) CCDA
4 3 (14.29%) CCDP
4 3 (14.29%) MCP
5 2 (9.52%) BC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (9.52%) CCENT
5 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (9.52%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) MCSE
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.76%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) NIST
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware NSX
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) FortiGate
1 2 (9.52%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.76%) vRealize
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) F5
3 5 (23.81%) Palo Alto
4 4 (19.05%) Juniper
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) Remedy
5 3 (14.29%) SAP
5 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 3 (14.29%) Zscaler
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (4.76%) CA
6 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.76%) Meraki
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Radware
6 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds