Period
to 20 March 2019

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 20 March 2019 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
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 144 130 122
Rank change year-on-year -14 -8 +3
Contract jobs citing CCNA 44 63 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.08% 1.37% 1.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.13% 6.59% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 41
East of England median daily rate £340 £288 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.26% +4.55% -26.67%
10th Percentile £192 £159 £178
90th Percentile £461 £438 £394
England median daily rate £363 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +13.28% -1.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
East of England median hourly rate - £15.73 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -53.74% +51.96%
England median hourly rate £27.50 £20.66 £25.50
% change year-on-year +33.14% -19.00% -5.56%

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 857 956 892
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.95% 20.75% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 500 511
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £225 £192 £195
90th Percentile £588 £580 £550
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 86 101
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -50.00% +37.25%
10th Percentile £12.55 £11.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £62.68 £46.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £29.90 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +19.60% -9.09% +1.85%

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 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in the East of England

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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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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 20 March 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire +26 22 £307 -13.52% 13
Bedfordshire +21 7 £400 +185.71% 1
Hertfordshire -9 6 £400 +33.33% 5
Essex -17 5 £425 +70.00%
Suffolk +5 1 - - 2
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (47.73%) Cisco
3 15 (34.09%) WAN
4 14 (31.82%) CCNP
5 13 (29.55%) Firewall
6 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 12 (27.27%) Windows
7 11 (25.00%) Linux
8 10 (22.73%) LAN
8 10 (22.73%) ITIL
8 10 (22.73%) Wireless
8 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
9 9 (20.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
10 8 (18.18%) Office 365
10 8 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
11 6 (13.64%) Change Control
11 6 (13.64%) Driving Licence
11 6 (13.64%) Information Security
11 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
11 6 (13.64%) Fortinet
12 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
12 5 (11.36%) GIAC
12 5 (11.36%) DNS
12 5 (11.36%) HP
12 5 (11.36%) CISSP
12 5 (11.36%) BGP

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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 (9.09%) IBM Domino
2 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) WAN
2 13 (29.55%) Firewall
3 10 (22.73%) LAN
3 10 (22.73%) Wireless
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 5 (11.36%) BGP
6 5 (11.36%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (11.36%) DHCP
6 5 (11.36%) DNS
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (9.09%) IP Telephony
7 4 (9.09%) Network Security
7 4 (9.09%) OSPF
8 3 (6.82%) VLAN
8 3 (6.82%) VPN
9 2 (4.55%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.55%) HTTP
9 2 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.27%) Big Data
3 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.27%) CodeSonar
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.27%) git-flow
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) Robot Framework
1 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Field Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) IT Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Office 365 Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Support
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) VMware Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.27%) Django
1 1 (2.27%) Java EE
1 1 (2.27%) LAMP
1 1 (2.27%) Node.js
1 1 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (2.27%) REST
1 1 (2.27%) SOAP
1 1 (2.27%) Spring MVC
1 1 (2.27%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Driving Licence
2 4 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) Unix
5 1 (2.27%) Android
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) Change Control
3 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
3 6 (13.64%) Information Security
4 5 (11.36%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (9.09%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 4 (9.09%) Data Privacy
5 4 (9.09%) Migration
5 4 (9.09%) Runbook
5 4 (9.09%) Security Operations
5 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.09%) SIEM
5 4 (9.09%) Threat Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Threat Intelligence
5 4 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (6.82%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) C
2 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.27%) C#
2 1 (2.27%) C++
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
2 1 (2.27%) PHP
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (31.82%) CCNP
3 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 5 (11.36%) CISSP
5 5 (11.36%) GIAC
5 5 (11.36%) SANS
6 4 (9.09%) GCFE
6 4 (9.09%) GCIH
6 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.82%) A+ Certification
7 3 (6.82%) CCSA
8 2 (4.55%) CCIE
8 2 (4.55%) CCSE
8 2 (4.55%) Degree
8 2 (4.55%) SSCP
9 1 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (2.27%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.27%) Docker
2 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 4 (9.09%) CSIRT
1 4 (9.09%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.55%) Prometheus
2 2 (4.55%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.27%) Nagios
3 1 (2.27%) OpenView
3 1 (2.27%) OVPM
3 1 (2.27%) Puppet
3 1 (2.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Cisco
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.64%) Fortinet
4 5 (11.36%) HP
5 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle
5 4 (9.09%) VMware
6 3 (6.82%) Avaya
7 2 (4.55%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.55%) Remedy
7 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.27%) Ciena
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix
8 1 (2.27%) F5
8 1 (2.27%) Huawei
8 1 (2.27%) IronPort
8 1 (2.27%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.27%) Nokia
8 1 (2.27%) Peregrine
8 1 (2.27%) Symantec