Period
to 28 May 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 28 May 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
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 135 212 227
Rank change year-on-year +77 +15 -36
Contract jobs citing CCNA 12 27 31
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.42% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.33% 3.13% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 28
Median daily rate £400 £330 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -15.92% +65.26%
10th Percentile £355 £313 £244
90th Percentile £475 £530 £568
Central London median daily rate £400 £328 £380
% change year-on-year +22.14% -13.82% +27.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £24.12 £31.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.03% - -
Central London median hourly rate £24.12 £31.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -24.03% +58.75% -

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 514 863 934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.67% 13.44% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 603 677
Median daily rate £500 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +8.70%
10th Percentile £272 £300 £296
90th Percentile £638 £688 £693
Central London median daily rate £490 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -2.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 40
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.82 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.00% +32.74% +4.56%
10th Percentile £20.53 £12.25 £14.23
90th Percentile £52.40 £41.18 £39.48
Median hourly rate £33.75 £21.18 £19.10
% change year-on-year +59.35% +10.89% +7.14%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CCNA as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CCNA in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for CCNA in the City of London

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CCNA in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for CCNA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) CCNP
5 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) MCSE
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Juniper
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
7 2 (16.67%) CCENT
7 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) Dell
7 2 (16.67%) EMC
7 2 (16.67%) Remedy
7 2 (16.67%) C++

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 (8.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) NAS
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) BGP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (8.33%) OSPF
4 1 (8.33%) VPLS
4 1 (8.33%) VXLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Check Point GAiA
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (16.67%) SIEM
2 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C++
1 2 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (25.00%) MCSE
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (16.67%) CCENT
4 2 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) CCA
5 1 (8.33%) CCDA
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (8.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) NIST
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware NSX
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (8.33%) vRealize
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Juniper
4 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) EMC
5 2 (16.67%) Remedy
6 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
6 1 (8.33%) Apple
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) F5
6 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) NVIDIA
6 1 (8.33%) Zscaler