Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 May 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 154 128
Rank change year-on-year +25 -26 +19
Contract jobs citing CCNA 58 35 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.31% 0.81% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.48% 4.09% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 35
East of England median daily rate £300 £328 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.40% +9.17% +11.63%
10th Percentile £205 £200 £166
90th Percentile £475 £563 £488
England median daily rate £338 £338 £320
% change year-on-year - +5.47% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
East of England median hourly rate £12.72 £22.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.47% -28.00% +89.39%
10th Percentile £9.73 £21.25 £22.88
90th Percentile £32.14 £23.75 £40.63
England median hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -18.37% -2.00% +23.46%

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 East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 895 856 926
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.17% 19.90% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 475 488
East of England median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -4.61%
10th Percentile £195 £209 £197
90th Percentile £588 £566 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 91 96
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.86% - +55.56%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.06 £9.54
90th Percentile £42.00 £48.75 £50.68
England median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% +25.00%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in the East of England

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for CCNA in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +3 16 £350 -22.22% 8
Norfolk - 12 £363 - 2
Cambridgeshire -2 10 £450 +36.36% 5
Bedfordshire +4 7 £268 -17.69% 4
Suffolk -3 7 £375 +87.50% 2
Essex +13 5 £250 +49.25% 2
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 58 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (74.14%) Cisco
3 24 (41.38%) LAN
4 21 (36.21%) WAN
5 20 (34.48%) CCNP
5 20 (34.48%) Firewall
6 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
7 12 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (18.97%) Juniper
9 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
9 10 (17.24%) VPN
9 10 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (17.24%) VMware
9 10 (17.24%) OSPF
9 10 (17.24%) Degree
9 10 (17.24%) Network Security
10 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
10 9 (15.52%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (15.52%) ITIL
10 9 (15.52%) MCSE
10 9 (15.52%) BGP
11 8 (13.79%) DNS
11 8 (13.79%) VLAN
11 8 (13.79%) Migration
11 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
12 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
12 7 (12.07%) Wireless

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.72%) Confluence
3 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (41.38%) LAN
2 21 (36.21%) WAN
3 20 (34.48%) Firewall
4 12 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (17.24%) Network Security
5 10 (17.24%) OSPF
5 10 (17.24%) VPN
5 10 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (15.52%) BGP
7 8 (13.79%) DNS
7 8 (13.79%) VLAN
8 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
8 7 (12.07%) Wireless
9 6 (10.34%) Wireshark
10 5 (8.62%) DHCP
10 5 (8.62%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (6.90%) Internet
12 3 (5.17%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.72%) JIRA
2 1 (1.72%) Selenium
2 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (51.72%) Network Engineer
2 6 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (10.34%) Network Support
2 6 (10.34%) Security Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Architect
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Technician
5 3 (5.17%) Network Architect
5 3 (5.17%) SIEM Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) IT Support
6 2 (3.45%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Network Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) NHS
3 3 (5.17%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.45%) CMDB
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.72%) PMI
5 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.17%) CentOS
3 3 (5.17%) Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.52%) ITIL
1 9 (15.52%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (13.79%) Migration
3 6 (10.34%) ITIL V3
4 4 (6.90%) Content Development
4 4 (6.90%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (6.90%) Network Design
4 4 (6.90%) Operations Management
4 4 (6.90%) Security Operations
4 4 (6.90%) SIEM
4 4 (6.90%) Use Case
5 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.17%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.17%) Presales
6 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.45%) Matrix Management
6 2 (3.45%) Network Management
6 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) Java
2 2 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 58 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (34.48%) CCNP
3 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
4 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (17.24%) Degree
6 9 (15.52%) MCSE
6 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
7 6 (10.34%) CCSA
8 5 (8.62%) CCENT
9 4 (6.90%) A+ Certification
9 4 (6.90%) CEH
9 4 (6.90%) CISA
9 4 (6.90%) CISM
9 4 (6.90%) CISSP
10 3 (5.17%) CCDA
10 3 (5.17%) CCDP
10 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
10 3 (5.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (5.17%) Master's Degree
11 2 (3.45%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.72%) P3O
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.45%) ProxySG
4 2 (3.45%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) QRadar
2 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (3.45%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.72%) SCCM
3 1 (1.72%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 43 (74.14%) Cisco
2 11 (18.97%) Juniper
3 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.24%) VMware
4 6 (10.34%) CheckPoint
5 4 (6.90%) IBM
5 4 (6.90%) NETGEAR
5 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.17%) Meraki
6 3 (5.17%) Palo Alto
6 3 (5.17%) Remedy
6 3 (5.17%) Symantec
6 3 (5.17%) Virgin Media
7 2 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.45%) BT
7 2 (3.45%) EMC
7 2 (3.45%) Forcepoint
7 2 (3.45%) HP
7 2 (3.45%) Mitel
7 2 (3.45%) Red Hat