Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 107 119
Rank change year-on-year -25 +12 +34
Contract jobs citing CCNA 63 76 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.34% 1.71% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.53% 8.67% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 48 39
East of England median daily rate £288 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% -20.00% +36.36%
10th Percentile £157 £188 £212
90th Percentile £475 £396 £488
England median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
East of England median hourly rate £15.73 £34.50 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.41% +54.19% +24.31%
10th Percentile £13.00 £34.10 £13.50
90th Percentile £19.61 £34.90 £35.00
England median hourly rate £23.29 £25.69 £35.00
% change year-on-year -9.34% -26.61% +93.05%

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 965 877 986
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.55% 19.75% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 503 480
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £185 £195 £213
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 104 141
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +47.37% +21.79%
10th Percentile £11.20 £13.23 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.25 £47.50 £50.68
England median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £26.83
% change year-on-year -9.09% +2.50% +41.21%

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

CCNA
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

CCNA
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 February 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

CCNA
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 February 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 -9 22 £300 -7.69% 7
Essex -6 13 £200 -20.00% 3
Cambridgeshire -7 9 £450 +91.49% 5
Norfolk - 8 £363 -
Bedfordshire -11 6 £240 -27.27% 2
Suffolk -6 4 - -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 63 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (68.25%) Cisco
3 30 (47.62%) Firewall
4 24 (38.10%) LAN
5 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (28.57%) WAN
7 17 (26.98%) CCNP
7 17 (26.98%) Security Cleared
8 16 (25.40%) Juniper
8 16 (25.40%) Wireless
9 15 (23.81%) MCSE
10 13 (20.63%) VPN
10 13 (20.63%) Degree
11 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
11 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
12 11 (17.46%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (17.46%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
13 10 (15.87%) Windows
13 10 (15.87%) Citrix Certification
13 10 (15.87%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (15.87%) Network Security
14 9 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
14 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
14 9 (14.29%) VMware
15 8 (12.70%) Migration
15 8 (12.70%) Network Design
15 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
15 8 (12.70%) CCA
15 8 (12.70%) MCP

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 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.35%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) Office 365
2 2 (3.17%) SaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (47.62%) Firewall
2 24 (38.10%) LAN
3 18 (28.57%) WAN
4 16 (25.40%) Wireless
5 13 (20.63%) VPN
6 11 (17.46%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (17.46%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (15.87%) Network Security
7 10 (15.87%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (12.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
9 7 (11.11%) DHCP
9 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 6 (9.52%) OSPF
10 6 (9.52%) VLAN
11 5 (7.94%) BGP
12 4 (6.35%) DNS
12 4 (6.35%) Internet
12 4 (6.35%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (6.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.59%) Selenium
2 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.59%) German Language
2 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Network Engineer
2 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Network Support
5 4 (6.35%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Server Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) SIEM Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Network Field Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) Core Data
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) NHS
3 4 (6.35%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Handset
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) PMI
5 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.76%) CentOS
3 3 (4.76%) Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (12.70%) Migration
2 8 (12.70%) Network Design
3 7 (11.11%) ITIL
3 7 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (7.94%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (7.94%) Network Management
5 4 (6.35%) Content Development
5 4 (6.35%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.35%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (6.35%) Operations Management
5 4 (6.35%) Security Operations
5 4 (6.35%) SIEM
5 4 (6.35%) Use Case
6 3 (4.76%) Change Control
6 3 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 3 (4.76%) Presales
6 3 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (4.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) Java
2 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 63 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (26.98%) CCNP
3 17 (26.98%) Security Cleared
4 15 (23.81%) MCSE
5 13 (20.63%) Degree
6 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
7 10 (15.87%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (12.70%) CCA
8 8 (12.70%) MCP
9 7 (11.11%) CISM
9 7 (11.11%) CISSP
10 4 (6.35%) CCIE
10 4 (6.35%) CEH
10 4 (6.35%) CISA
10 4 (6.35%) DV Cleared
11 3 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (4.76%) CCDA
11 3 (4.76%) Master's Degree
11 3 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) SLA
2 5 (7.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.59%) P3O
4 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.17%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (3.17%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.59%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) QRadar
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (3.17%) Cacti
3 2 (3.17%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.17%) SmokePing
4 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (68.25%) Cisco
2 16 (25.40%) Juniper
3 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
4 9 (14.29%) VMware
5 6 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 5 (7.94%) Meraki
7 4 (6.35%) Blue Coat
7 4 (6.35%) Forcepoint
7 4 (6.35%) IBM
8 3 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (4.76%) BT
8 3 (4.76%) Fortinet
8 3 (4.76%) HP
8 3 (4.76%) ProCurve
8 3 (4.76%) Remedy
9 2 (3.17%) Citrix
9 2 (3.17%) Mitel
9 2 (3.17%) Polycom
9 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.59%) Symantec