Period
to 24 October 2017

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 24 October 2017 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
24 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 74 136
Rank change year-on-year -95 +62 +36
Contract jobs citing CCNA 40 122 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.78% 2.52% 1.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.14% 13.10% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 78 52
East of England median daily rate £296 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% - +0.84%
10th Percentile £192 £193 £200
90th Percentile £411 £382 £393
England median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year - +4.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 14
East of England median hourly rate £32.50 £32.10 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +62.51% -
10th Percentile £31.25 £18.25 £8.50
90th Percentile £33.75 £42.50 £23.75
England median hourly rate £32.75 £25.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +28.43% +13.33% +4.65%

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 966 931 1113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.77% 19.24% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 542 572
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £199 £193 £205
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
England median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 87 137
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £27.50 £21.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.55% +30.92% -3.43%
10th Percentile £11.10 £10.64 £10.65
90th Percentile £46.10 £47.20 £49.85
England median hourly rate £25.92 £25.12 £23.00
% change year-on-year +3.16% +9.22% +21.05%

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

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 24 October 2017.

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 24 October 2017. 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 -37 14 £375 +17.19% 8
Cambridgeshire -15 12 £244 +3.72% 1
Essex -38 7 £300 +9.09% 1
Bedfordshire -24 5 £333 +0.76%
Suffolk -8 2 - - 1
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (62.50%) Cisco
3 17 (42.50%) CCNP
4 14 (35.00%) WAN
4 14 (35.00%) LAN
4 14 (35.00%) Firewall
5 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 9 (22.50%) MCSE
7 9 (22.50%) Wireless
8 8 (20.00%) VMware
8 8 (20.00%) Information Security
8 8 (20.00%) Degree
8 8 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (15.00%) CCA
10 6 (15.00%) NHS
10 6 (15.00%) ITIL
10 6 (15.00%) VoIP
10 6 (15.00%) WLAN
11 5 (12.50%) Windows
11 5 (12.50%) Citrix
11 5 (12.50%) Network Design
11 5 (12.50%) Change Control
11 5 (12.50%) Network Security
12 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (10.00%) Network Management
12 4 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (10.00%) Private Cloud

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 1 (2.50%) CMS
1 1 (2.50%) Confluence
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.50%) IIS
1 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) Firewall
1 14 (35.00%) LAN
1 14 (35.00%) WAN
2 9 (22.50%) Wireless
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (15.00%) VoIP
4 6 (15.00%) WLAN
5 5 (12.50%) Network Security
6 4 (10.00%) SAN
6 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.00%) VPN
6 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (7.50%) Unified Communications
7 3 (7.50%) VLAN
8 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (5.00%) MRTG
8 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
8 2 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Network Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) Voice Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Network Support
5 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Services Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.00%) NHS
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.00%) Private Cloud
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Handset
5 1 (2.50%) PKI
5 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Solaris
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Information Security
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL
3 5 (12.50%) Change Control
3 5 (12.50%) Network Design
4 4 (10.00%) Migration
4 4 (10.00%) Network Management
4 4 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (7.50%) Change Management
5 3 (7.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.50%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.00%) High Availability
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.00%) Line Management
6 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (42.50%) CCNP
3 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (22.50%) MCSE
5 8 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (20.00%) Degree
6 6 (15.00%) CCA
7 4 (10.00%) MCP
7 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (7.50%) CCENT
8 3 (7.50%) CCIE
8 3 (7.50%) CISM
8 3 (7.50%) CISSP
8 3 (7.50%) MCSA
8 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
9 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
9 2 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (5.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware NSX
2 2 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.50%) Firmware
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Cacti
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (5.00%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Cisco
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.00%) VMware
4 5 (12.50%) Citrix
5 4 (10.00%) HP
6 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.50%) Juniper
6 3 (7.50%) Meraki
7 2 (5.00%) 3PAR
7 2 (5.00%) Brocade
7 2 (5.00%) CommVault
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle
7 2 (5.00%) Polycom
8 1 (2.50%) BT
8 1 (2.50%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) F5
8 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.50%) Google
8 1 (2.50%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.50%) SonicWALL