The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 April 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)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 58 64
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 6 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.00% 1.34% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 5.52% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £237 £350 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.21% +53.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £281 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £378 £254
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £323 £300
% change year-on-year -5.57% +7.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 78 163 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 13.02% 24.33% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 76 86
Median daily rate £350 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.75% +1.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £226 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.57% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 16
Median hourly rate - - £31.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +55.55%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing CCNA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Glasgow

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCNA in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Glasgow

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) Intel Security
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (25.00%) CISSP
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Handset
5 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Brocade
6 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 1 (12.50%) COBIT
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) VMware

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (37.50%) BGP
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) OSPF
2 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) TACACS
4 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technology Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Handset
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Chat Support
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) IT Audit
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (12.50%) CISA
4 1 (12.50%) CISM
4 1 (12.50%) CRISC
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) Intel Security
3 1 (12.50%) Brocade
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) VMware