Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 April 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 71 70
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +12
Contract jobs citing CCNA 22 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.50% 1.39% 1.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.19% 6.07% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 12
Hertfordshire median daily rate £300 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £258 £246 £251
90th Percentile £430 £613 £488
East of England median daily rate £260 £300 £363
% change year-on-year -13.33% -17.24% +41.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £31.44 - £22.38
10th Percentile £30.69 - £21.69
90th Percentile £32.23 - £23.06
East of England median hourly rate £14.23 £28.75 £22.38
% change year-on-year -50.52% +28.49% +29.71%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 306 280 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 20.82% 22.88% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 119 125
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £191 £200 £250
90th Percentile £525 £558 £500
East of England median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 35 32
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.77 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.52% -17.35% +2.72%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.43 £12.63
90th Percentile £47.25 £52.08 £39.43
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -52.86% +16.67% +57.89%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Hertfordshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Hertfordshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Hertfordshire

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Hertfordshire

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 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
Stevenage +3 14 £300 -25.00%
Watford -14 3 - - 4
Welwyn Garden City -9 1 - -
CCNA
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (72.73%) LAN
3 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
4 13 (59.09%) Juniper
5 12 (54.55%) Firewall
5 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
6 9 (40.91%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (40.91%) CCNP
6 9 (40.91%) WAN
6 9 (40.91%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (31.82%) Migration
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (27.27%) VLAN
8 6 (27.27%) Wireless
9 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
9 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (22.73%) Network Security
10 4 (18.18%) ITIL
10 4 (18.18%) VPN
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (13.64%) WhatsUp Gold
11 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (13.64%) SLA
11 3 (13.64%) CCIE
11 3 (13.64%) Cisco Prime
11 3 (13.64%) Remedy

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) LAN
2 12 (54.55%) Firewall
3 9 (40.91%) WAN
3 9 (40.91%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (27.27%) VLAN
5 6 (27.27%) Wireless
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (22.73%) Network Security
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (18.18%) VPN
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (9.09%) NX-OS
9 2 (9.09%) OSPF
9 2 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
10 1 (4.55%) Broadband
10 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Network Support
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Support
6 1 (4.55%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Implementation Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (9.09%) CMDB
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (31.82%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Network Design
6 1 (4.55%) Network Management
6 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.55%) Statistics
6 1 (4.55%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
4 9 (40.91%) CCNP
5 3 (13.64%) CCENT
5 3 (13.64%) CCIE
5 3 (13.64%) CCSA
5 3 (13.64%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) ProxySG
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (13.64%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) Juniper
3 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat
3 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.64%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (13.64%) Forcepoint
4 3 (13.64%) Remedy
5 2 (9.09%) F5
5 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
5 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow