Period
to 20 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 164 89
Rank change year-on-year -5 -75 +59
Contract jobs citing CCNA 41 36 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.82% 0.77% 2.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.24% 4.01% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 65
East of England median daily rate £375 £315 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% +10.53% +3.64%
10th Percentile £250 £191 £196
90th Percentile £463 £563 £403
England median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +6.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
East of England median hourly rate £10.01 £27.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.60% -14.33% +94.55%
10th Percentile £9.73 £22.25 £18.25
90th Percentile £32.18 £32.75 £42.50
England median hourly rate £28.00 £32.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.18% +29.00% +11.11%

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 966 897 958
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.36% 19.16% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 482 533
East of England median daily rate £415 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.20% +5.20% -3.23%
10th Percentile £177 £207 £200
90th Percentile £578 £559 £525
England median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 101 68
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.39 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.61% -25.71% +35.72%
10th Percentile £10.39 £11.75 £10.06
90th Percentile £42.63 £46.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £28.35 £26.50
% change year-on-year -20.62% +6.96% +17.78%

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

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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 August 2018.

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 20 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 20 August 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 +11 10 £338 -20.59% 1
Suffolk -10 9 £425 - 3
Hertfordshire -9 8 £350 -36.36% 12
Cambridgeshire -9 7 £225 -18.92% 9
Norfolk - 4 - - 2
Essex +8 3 £250 -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (73.17%) Cisco
3 20 (48.78%) WAN
3 20 (48.78%) LAN
4 16 (39.02%) CCNP
5 15 (36.59%) Firewall
6 13 (31.71%) Network Security
7 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint
7 11 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
8 10 (24.39%) CCSA
9 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
9 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
10 8 (19.51%) Wireshark
11 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (17.07%) VMware
11 7 (17.07%) ITIL
12 6 (14.63%) BGP
12 6 (14.63%) OSPF
12 6 (14.63%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (14.63%) DV Cleared
12 6 (14.63%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (14.63%) Network Management
12 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (12.20%) Driving Licence
13 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
13 5 (12.20%) SDLC
13 5 (12.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (12.20%) CCENT

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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 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (48.78%) LAN
1 20 (48.78%) WAN
2 15 (36.59%) Firewall
3 13 (31.71%) Network Security
4 11 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
6 8 (19.51%) Wireshark
7 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (14.63%) BGP
8 6 (14.63%) OSPF
8 6 (14.63%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (12.20%) DNS
9 5 (12.20%) VLAN
9 5 (12.20%) VPN
10 4 (9.76%) Spanning Tree
10 4 (9.76%) tcpdump
11 3 (7.32%) Internet
11 3 (7.32%) IPsec
11 3 (7.32%) VoIP
12 2 (4.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
1 5 (12.20%) Selenium
1 5 (12.20%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Network Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Security Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Network Support
4 5 (12.20%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Technician
7 2 (4.88%) IT Support
7 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) LAN Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) LAN/WAN Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) CMDB
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) CentOS
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
1 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Network Management
2 6 (14.63%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (12.20%) SDLC
3 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL V3
5 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.88%) Change Control
6 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.88%) Data Privacy
6 2 (4.88%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.88%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (4.88%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (2.44%) Commercial Awareness
7 1 (2.44%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
1 5 (12.20%) C
1 5 (12.20%) Python
2 3 (7.32%) SQL
3 2 (4.88%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (39.02%) CCNP
3 10 (24.39%) CCSA
4 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
5 6 (14.63%) DV Cleared
6 5 (12.20%) CCENT
6 5 (12.20%) CCSE
6 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (9.76%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
8 3 (7.32%) A+ Certification
8 3 (7.32%) CCDP
8 3 (7.32%) Degree
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (7.32%) MCSE
9 2 (4.88%) CCIE
10 1 (2.44%) CCSP
10 1 (2.44%) EMC Certification
10 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.88%) ProxySG
3 2 (4.88%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (4.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Cisco
2 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint
3 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.07%) VMware
5 5 (12.20%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.76%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.32%) Juniper
7 3 (7.32%) NETGEAR
7 3 (7.32%) Palo Alto
7 3 (7.32%) Remedy
7 3 (7.32%) Symantec
7 3 (7.32%) Virgin Media
8 2 (4.88%) Avaya
8 2 (4.88%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.88%) Nokia
8 2 (4.88%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.44%) F5
9 1 (2.44%) Forcepoint
9 1 (2.44%) Mercator
9 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow