Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 170 81
Rank change year-on-year -3 -89 +55
Contract jobs citing CCNA 34 39 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.67% 0.77% 2.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.49% 4.08% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 78
East of England median daily rate £388 £300 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.17% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £309 £192 £193
90th Percentile £463 £448 £382
England median daily rate £388 £350 £343
% change year-on-year +10.71% +2.19% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
East of England median hourly rate £10.01 £32.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.20% +1.25% +73.51%
10th Percentile £9.73 £31.25 £18.25
90th Percentile £10.30 £33.75 £42.50
England median hourly rate £23.88 £34.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year -29.78% +33.33% +13.33%

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 975 956 936
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.10% 18.82% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 490 546
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £190 £200 £196
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 96 86
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -11.83% -3.94%
10th Percentile £10.35 £11.25 £10.09
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.25 £47.25
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.55 £25.50
% change year-on-year -5.85% +4.13% +12.09%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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
Bedfordshire +15 14 £363 +9.02% 4
Suffolk -3 8 £425 - 2
Cambridgeshire +1 5 £230 -5.64% 12
Hertfordshire -15 3 - - 11
Essex -8 2 - - 2
Norfolk - 2 - - 1
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (70.59%) Cisco
3 17 (50.00%) Firewall
4 16 (47.06%) WAN
5 15 (44.12%) LAN
5 15 (44.12%) CCNP
5 15 (44.12%) Network Security
6 13 (38.24%) CheckPoint
7 12 (35.29%) CCSA
8 11 (32.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
9 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
10 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
11 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
11 7 (20.59%) Wireshark
11 7 (20.59%) CCSE
11 7 (20.59%) BGP
11 7 (20.59%) Network Management
12 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
12 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
12 6 (17.65%) C
12 6 (17.65%) Linux
12 6 (17.65%) Python
12 6 (17.65%) Selenium
12 6 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (14.71%) CentOS
13 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
13 5 (14.71%) OSPF

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 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) Firewall
2 16 (47.06%) WAN
3 15 (44.12%) LAN
3 15 (44.12%) Network Security
4 11 (32.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
6 7 (20.59%) BGP
6 7 (20.59%) Wireshark
7 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (14.71%) OSPF
7 5 (14.71%) Spanning Tree
7 5 (14.71%) tcpdump
8 3 (8.82%) HTTP
8 3 (8.82%) VoIP
8 3 (8.82%) VPN
9 2 (5.88%) ATM
9 2 (5.88%) DNS
9 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
9 2 (5.88%) HTTPS
9 2 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (17.65%) Selenium
2 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (14.71%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.94%) CodeSonar
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) git-flow
4 1 (2.94%) Robot Framework
4 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Network Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Security Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Network Support
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) IP Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) IT Support
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Network Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Transmission Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) Django
2 1 (2.94%) Java EE
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
2 1 (2.94%) Node.js
2 1 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.94%) REST
2 1 (2.94%) SOAP
2 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
2 1 (2.94%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (14.71%) Driving Licence
2 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) CentOS
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Network Management
2 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
3 5 (14.71%) SDLC
4 3 (8.82%) Change Control
4 3 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Data Privacy
5 2 (5.88%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL
6 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.94%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Scrum
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
1 6 (17.65%) C
1 6 (17.65%) Python
2 3 (8.82%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) PHP
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) C++
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (44.12%) CCNP
3 12 (35.29%) CCSA
4 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
5 7 (20.59%) CCSE
5 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
6 5 (14.71%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
8 3 (8.82%) CCDP
8 3 (8.82%) MCSE
9 2 (5.88%) A+ Certification
10 1 (2.94%) CCIE
10 1 (2.94%) CCSP
10 1 (2.94%) CISSP
10 1 (2.94%) Degree
10 1 (2.94%) EMC Certification
10 1 (2.94%) GIAC
10 1 (2.94%) MCITP
10 1 (2.94%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (5.88%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) Salt
2 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Cisco
2 13 (38.24%) CheckPoint
3 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.76%) VMware
6 3 (8.82%) Avaya
6 3 (8.82%) Juniper
6 3 (8.82%) Nokia
6 3 (8.82%) Symantec
7 2 (5.88%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix
8 1 (2.94%) EMC
8 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.94%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) Mercator
8 1 (2.94%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.94%) Remedy
8 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.94%) Virgin Media