Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 212 187
Rank change year-on-year -10 -25 +52
Contract jobs citing CCNA 42 29 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.43% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.37% 3.01% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 40
City of London median daily rate £455 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.42% -3.13% +29.03%
10th Percentile £310 £105 £258
90th Percentile £560 £438 £450
Central London median daily rate £450 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +20.00% -3.23% +27.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
City of London median hourly rate - £29.00 £16.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +77.64% -51.99%
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £29.00 £16.33
% change year-on-year -31.03% +77.64% -38.40%

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 961 964 1,099
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.75% 14.21% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 685 786
City of London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £267 £300 £275
90th Percentile £677 £675 £625
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 25 12
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.31% -9.50% +6.95%
10th Percentile £13.13 £13.31 £16.13
90th Percentile £25.50 £28.86 £79.73
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -6.50% +8.99%

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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

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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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018, 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 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (66.67%) Cisco
3 19 (45.24%) ITIL
3 19 (45.24%) CCNP
4 18 (42.86%) Firewall
5 16 (38.10%) Finance
5 16 (38.10%) Windows
6 13 (30.95%) WAN
6 13 (30.95%) LAN
7 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 11 (26.19%) CheckPoint
9 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 10 (23.81%) VMware
9 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
10 9 (21.43%) Splunk
10 9 (21.43%) Wireless
10 9 (21.43%) CISSP
10 9 (21.43%) OSPF
10 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
11 8 (19.05%) DNS
11 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (16.67%) CyberArk
12 7 (16.67%) VPN
12 7 (16.67%) DHCP
12 7 (16.67%) CISM
12 7 (16.67%) Information Security

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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 3 (7.14%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.76%) Confluence
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.14%) Office 365
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (4.76%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (4.76%) GitHub
4 2 (4.76%) IaaS
4 2 (4.76%) npm
4 2 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (42.86%) Firewall
2 13 (30.95%) LAN
2 13 (30.95%) WAN
3 9 (21.43%) OSPF
3 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 9 (21.43%) Wireless
4 8 (19.05%) DNS
5 7 (16.67%) DHCP
5 7 (16.67%) VPN
6 6 (14.29%) MPLS
7 5 (11.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (9.52%) BGP
8 4 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (9.52%) Internet
8 4 (9.52%) IPsec
8 4 (9.52%) Network Security
8 4 (9.52%) SAN
8 4 (9.52%) VLAN
8 4 (9.52%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) SonarQube
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Front Office
5 1 (2.38%) International Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Analyst
2 5 (11.90%) Technical Leader
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) CyberArk Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Network Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) XMPP
2 2 (4.76%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.76%) LDAP
2 2 (4.76%) Middleware
2 2 (4.76%) Node.js
2 2 (4.76%) OAuth
2 2 (4.76%) OAuth2
2 2 (4.76%) REST
2 2 (4.76%) RESTful
2 2 (4.76%) SailPoint
2 2 (4.76%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) PKI
4 2 (4.76%) Eurex
5 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.38%) CESG
5 1 (2.38%) Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) e-Health
5 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.38%) iPhone
5 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.52%) Unix
4 3 (7.14%) Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) AIX
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.38%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Information Security
3 6 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (14.29%) Migration
3 6 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (11.90%) Data Science
4 5 (11.90%) Data Security
4 5 (11.90%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (11.90%) Security Operations
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
5 4 (9.52%) Service Management
6 3 (7.14%) Change Control
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps
6 3 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (7.14%) Network Design
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) SIEM
6 3 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) Apex Code
2 2 (4.76%) Java
2 2 (4.76%) PyPy
2 2 (4.76%) Python
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (45.24%) CCNP
3 9 (21.43%) CISSP
4 7 (16.67%) CISM
5 6 (14.29%) Degree
6 5 (11.90%) CISA
6 5 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (11.90%) MCSE
6 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (9.52%) CCIE
8 3 (7.14%) MCP
9 2 (4.76%) AWS Certification
9 2 (4.76%) CCSA
9 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.38%) CCSM
10 1 (2.38%) CCVP
10 1 (2.38%) GCIH
10 1 (2.38%) GIAC
10 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (2.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.90%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.38%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (2.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (9.52%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.38%) CSIRT
3 1 (2.38%) Nagios
3 1 (2.38%) SCOM
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Cisco
2 11 (26.19%) CheckPoint
3 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.81%) VMware
4 9 (21.43%) Splunk
5 7 (16.67%) CyberArk
6 6 (14.29%) McAfee
7 5 (11.90%) F5
7 5 (11.90%) ForeScout
8 4 (9.52%) Juniper
8 4 (9.52%) SolarWinds
9 3 (7.14%) IBM
9 3 (7.14%) Meraki
9 3 (7.14%) Palo Alto
9 3 (7.14%) Red Box
9 3 (7.14%) ServiceNow
9 3 (7.14%) Speakerbus
10 2 (4.76%) Arista
10 2 (4.76%) ForgeRock
10 2 (4.76%) Qualys