Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 152 80
Rank change year-on-year -25 -72 +48
Contract jobs citing CCNA 33 49 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.66% 0.97% 2.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.28% 5.05% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 81
East of England median daily rate £363 £263 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.10% -7.89% -5.00%
10th Percentile £215 £157 £200
90th Percentile £463 £391 £388
England median daily rate £388 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +19.23% -7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
East of England median hourly rate - £24.12 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -29.07% +57.96%
England median hourly rate £27.50 £25.69 £27.50
% change year-on-year +7.05% -6.58% +15.18%

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 1,005 971 942
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.18% 19.19% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 487 542
East of England median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -2.60%
10th Percentile £205 £184 £205
90th Percentile £575 £550 £535
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 97 95
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -38.98% +37.05%
10th Percentile £10.58 £11.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £50.50 £47.25 £46.60
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year - -1.96% +5.24%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Cambridgeshire +14 13 £253 -3.35% 12
Bedfordshire +10 8 £363 +51.04% 4
Suffolk -3 5 £425 - 3
Essex -25 4 £300 +29.03%
Hertfordshire -16 3 - - 13
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (54.55%) Cisco
3 15 (45.45%) Firewall
4 14 (42.42%) WAN
5 13 (39.39%) CCNP
6 12 (36.36%) LAN
7 11 (33.33%) Linux
7 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 9 (27.27%) Network Security
8 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
9 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (21.21%) CCSA
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.18%) C
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
10 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
10 6 (18.18%) Change Control
10 6 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (15.15%) Office 365
11 5 (15.15%) Network Management
11 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
11 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
11 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (15.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (15.15%) Selenium
11 5 (15.15%) ITIL
11 5 (15.15%) Python
11 5 (15.15%) Windows
12 4 (12.12%) Red Hat

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 (12.12%) IBM Domino
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) Firewall
2 14 (42.42%) WAN
3 12 (36.36%) LAN
4 9 (27.27%) Network Security
5 6 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (12.12%) BGP
6 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
6 4 (12.12%) VPN
7 3 (9.09%) OSPF
7 3 (9.09%) Wireless
7 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
8 2 (6.06%) IPsec
8 2 (6.06%) L2TP
8 2 (6.06%) OpenVPN
8 2 (6.06%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (6.06%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (6.06%) tcpdump
9 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (15.15%) Selenium
2 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.03%) CodeSonar
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) git-flow
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Robot Framework
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Network Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Security Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Field Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.03%) Django
1 1 (3.03%) Java EE
1 1 (3.03%) LAMP
1 1 (3.03%) Node.js
1 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (3.03%) REST
1 1 (3.03%) SOAP
1 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
1 1 (3.03%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) CentOS
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Unix
5 1 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Change Control
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Network Management
3 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
4 4 (12.12%) SDLC
5 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.06%) Information Security
5 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.06%) Line Management
5 2 (6.06%) Microservices
5 2 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Network Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) SOA
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.03%) Kanban
6 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) C
2 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
2 5 (15.15%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.03%) PHP
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (39.39%) CCNP
3 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (21.21%) CCSA
5 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 4 (12.12%) CCSE
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (6.06%) A+ Certification
7 2 (6.06%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (6.06%) Degree
7 2 (6.06%) SSCP
8 1 (3.03%) CISM
8 1 (3.03%) CISSP
8 1 (3.03%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (3.03%) GIAC
8 1 (3.03%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (3.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
1 1 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (3.03%) ProxySG
1 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Prometheus
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Salt
2 1 (3.03%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco
2 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.09%) Juniper
6 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.03%) Avaya
7 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.03%) Mercator
7 1 (3.03%) Nokia
7 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec