Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 78 124
Rank change year-on-year -76 +46 +41
Contract jobs citing CCNA 50 124 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.98% 2.57% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.10% 13.11% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 81 56
East of England median daily rate £263 £285 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £157 £200 £203
90th Percentile £391 £388 £469
England median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 12
East of England median hourly rate £24.12 £34.00 £21.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.07% +57.96% -
10th Percentile £16.83 £20.85 £8.53
90th Percentile £32.00 £39.50 £23.75
England median hourly rate £25.69 £27.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -6.58% +15.79% +18.75%

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 980 946 1030
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.17% 19.60% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 544 499
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £192 £205 £206
90th Percentile £550 £534 £550
England median daily rate £431 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.41% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 95 143
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £29.50 £21.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.98% +37.05% +19.58%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.20 £10.55
90th Percentile £47.25 £46.60 £49.55
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

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 12 December 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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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 12 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 12 December 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 -28 18 £300 -6.25% 1
Cambridgeshire -6 13 £261 +11.17%
Essex -30 11 £233 -11.43% 3
Bedfordshire -25 7 £240 -27.27%
Suffolk -6 1 - -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 50 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (70.00%) Cisco
3 24 (48.00%) Firewall
4 21 (42.00%) CCNP
4 21 (42.00%) LAN
5 17 (34.00%) WAN
5 17 (34.00%) Wireless
6 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (24.00%) MCSE
7 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
8 11 (22.00%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (20.00%) Windows
10 9 (18.00%) VPN
10 9 (18.00%) CCA
10 9 (18.00%) VMware
10 9 (18.00%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (16.00%) Network Security
11 8 (16.00%) Degree
11 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
11 8 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (14.00%) Cisco Wireless
12 7 (14.00%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (14.00%) Juniper
12 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
12 7 (14.00%) MCP
13 6 (12.00%) ITIL
13 6 (12.00%) MCSA
13 6 (12.00%) CCIE
13 6 (12.00%) WLAN

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 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.00%) Firewall
2 21 (42.00%) LAN
3 17 (34.00%) WAN
3 17 (34.00%) Wireless
4 9 (18.00%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (18.00%) VPN
5 8 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (16.00%) Network Security
6 7 (14.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (14.00%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (12.00%) WLAN
8 5 (10.00%) VoIP
9 4 (8.00%) DHCP
10 3 (6.00%) Broadband
10 3 (6.00%) Internet
10 3 (6.00%) ISDN
10 3 (6.00%) SAN
10 3 (6.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) German Language
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Network Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Network Support
5 3 (6.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco Support
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Network Field Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Services Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) Core Data
1 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.00%) NHS
3 4 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Handset
5 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.00%) Solaris
4 2 (4.00%) Unix
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.00%) Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.00%) Information Security
1 6 (12.00%) ITIL
1 6 (12.00%) Network Design
1 6 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (10.00%) Change Control
2 5 (10.00%) Network Management
2 5 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (8.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (6.00%) Migration
4 3 (6.00%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (4.00%) High Availability
5 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.00%) System Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) Java
1 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (42.00%) CCNP
3 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (24.00%) MCSE
5 11 (22.00%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (18.00%) CCA
7 8 (16.00%) Degree
7 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (14.00%) MCP
9 6 (12.00%) CCIE
9 6 (12.00%) MCSA
9 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (6.00%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (6.00%) CISM
11 3 (6.00%) CISSP
11 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
12 2 (4.00%) A+ Certification
12 2 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (4.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (8.00%) SLA
3 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (4.00%) VMware NSX
3 2 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Cacti
1 2 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (4.00%) FortiGate
1 2 (4.00%) SmokePing
1 2 (4.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Cisco
2 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.00%) VMware
4 7 (14.00%) Juniper
5 5 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (10.00%) HP
6 4 (8.00%) Citrix
7 3 (6.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (6.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (6.00%) Forcepoint
7 3 (6.00%) Fortinet
7 3 (6.00%) Meraki
7 3 (6.00%) ProCurve
7 3 (6.00%) Remedy
8 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.00%) CommVault
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle
8 2 (4.00%) Polycom
9 1 (2.00%) Brocade
9 1 (2.00%) Google