Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 September 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 > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 371 442 308
Rank change year-on-year +71 -134 +19
Contract jobs citing CCNA 276 178 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.60% 0.40% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.75% 2.43% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 106 219
London median daily rate £425 £375 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.83% +23.23%
10th Percentile £228 £209 £203
90th Percentile £588 £500 £550
England median daily rate £388 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +10.71% +3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 3
London median hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.94% -15.00% +71.22%
England median hourly rate £25.00 £32.75 £25.50
% change year-on-year -23.66% +28.43% +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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,358 7,313 7,767
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.03% 16.58% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,772 4,808 5,144
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £281 £289 £267
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 159 92
London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% -1.58% -11.11%
10th Percentile £14.03 £13.31 £13.31
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £35.67
England median hourly rate £24.04 £27.66 £25.50
% change year-on-year -13.09% +8.47% +13.33%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in London

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in London

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in London

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in London

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the London region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
Central London -3 56 £450 +16.13% 20
West London +6 28 £275 -21.43% 6
South London -34 13 £563 +80.00% 1
East London -21 2 £479 +36.86% 7
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 London region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 276 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 195 (70.65%) Cisco
3 145 (52.54%) CCNP
4 98 (35.51%) Firewall
5 85 (30.80%) ITIL
6 72 (26.09%) Windows
7 70 (25.36%) WAN
8 66 (23.91%) Data Centre
9 62 (22.46%) LAN
10 57 (20.65%) Finance
11 55 (19.93%) VMware
12 50 (18.12%) Microsoft
13 48 (17.39%) Active Directory
14 45 (16.30%) Security Cleared
15 44 (15.94%) Juniper
16 41 (14.86%) Wireless
17 40 (14.49%) SC Cleared
17 40 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
18 39 (14.13%) Network Security
18 39 (14.13%) OSPF
19 38 (13.77%) CheckPoint
19 38 (13.77%) VPN
20 37 (13.41%) MPLS
20 37 (13.41%) Windows Server
21 32 (11.59%) CISSP
22 31 (11.23%) Unix
22 31 (11.23%) Amazon AWS
23 30 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
23 30 (10.87%) CCIE
24 29 (10.51%) TCP/IP

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 13 (4.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.62%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.26%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.81%) Confluence
7 4 (1.45%) IIS
7 4 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.36%) Apache
9 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.36%) CMS
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (6.16%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) RMDS
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.23%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (9.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.99%) Office 365
4 10 (3.62%) IaaS
5 5 (1.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (1.81%) AWS CloudTrail
5 5 (1.81%) GitHub
5 5 (1.81%) npm
5 5 (1.81%) PaaS
6 2 (0.72%) Akamai
6 2 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.72%) SaaS
7 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 98 (35.51%) Firewall
2 70 (25.36%) WAN
3 62 (22.46%) LAN
4 41 (14.86%) Wireless
5 39 (14.13%) Network Security
5 39 (14.13%) OSPF
6 38 (13.77%) VPN
7 37 (13.41%) MPLS
8 30 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (10.51%) BGP
9 29 (10.51%) Cisco Nexus
9 29 (10.51%) TCP/IP
10 23 (8.33%) DNS
10 23 (8.33%) Internet
11 21 (7.61%) VoIP
12 20 (7.25%) IPsec
13 18 (6.52%) DHCP
13 18 (6.52%) EIGRP
14 16 (5.80%) Wi-Fi
15 14 (5.07%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.36%) Big Data
4 1 (0.36%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (3.99%) JIRA
2 10 (3.62%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.26%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.45%) SonarQube
5 3 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 57 (20.65%) Finance
2 23 (8.33%) Banking
3 13 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.54%) Publishing
5 6 (2.17%) Advertising
5 6 (2.17%) Law
6 5 (1.81%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.45%) Retail
8 3 (1.09%) Front Office
8 3 (1.09%) Games
8 3 (1.09%) Legal
8 3 (1.09%) Marketing
9 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.36%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (35.14%) Network Engineer
2 28 (10.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 25 (9.06%) Architect
4 24 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 20 (7.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 20 (7.25%) Support Engineer
6 15 (5.43%) Technical Leader
7 14 (5.07%) CyberArk Engineer
7 14 (5.07%) Network Security Engineer
7 14 (5.07%) Senior Network Engineer
8 13 (4.71%) Analyst
9 12 (4.35%) Network Architect
10 11 (3.99%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.26%) Consultant
11 9 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (3.26%) Senior Security Engineer
12 8 (2.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 8 (2.90%) Network Technician
13 7 (2.54%) 2nd Line Support
13 7 (2.54%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.71%) SailPoint
2 10 (3.62%) REST
3 7 (2.54%) Middleware
3 7 (2.54%) OAuth
3 7 (2.54%) SAML
4 6 (2.17%) LDAP
4 6 (2.17%) Web Services
5 5 (1.81%) Node.js
5 5 (1.81%) OAuth2
5 5 (1.81%) RESTful
5 5 (1.81%) XMPP
6 4 (1.45%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.36%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 66 (23.91%) Data Centre
2 25 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.16%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.71%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (4.35%) Private Cloud
6 11 (3.99%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (3.26%) NHS
8 8 (2.90%) Driving Licence
9 6 (2.17%) Fat Client
9 6 (2.17%) PKI
9 6 (2.17%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.81%) Handset
10 5 (1.81%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.81%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.45%) Fintech
11 4 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (1.09%) AS400
12 3 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (1.09%) Internet of Things
12 3 (1.09%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 72 (26.09%) Windows
2 37 (13.41%) Windows Server
3 31 (11.23%) Unix
4 22 (7.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (7.61%) Linux
6 16 (5.80%) Windows 7
7 12 (4.35%) Windows 10
8 8 (2.90%) Mac OS
9 6 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.09%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.36%) AIX
11 1 (0.36%) Android
11 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.36%) CentOS
11 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.36%) Solaris
11 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (30.80%) ITIL
2 27 (9.78%) Network Design
3 22 (7.97%) Information Security
3 22 (7.97%) Migration
4 21 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (7.61%) DevOps
5 19 (6.88%) Identity Access Management
6 17 (6.16%) PRINCE2
7 15 (5.43%) Privileged Access Management
7 15 (5.43%) Service Delivery
8 14 (5.07%) Load Balancing
8 14 (5.07%) Project Management
8 14 (5.07%) Vulnerability Management
9 13 (4.71%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (4.71%) Network Management
9 13 (4.71%) Network Monitoring
9 13 (4.71%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (4.71%) Service Management
10 12 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 12 (4.35%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.07%) PowerShell
2 13 (4.71%) Python
3 8 (2.90%) Perl
3 8 (2.90%) SQL
4 6 (2.17%) Java
5 5 (1.81%) Apex Code
5 5 (1.81%) PyPy
6 3 (1.09%) C++
7 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.72%) VB
7 2 (0.72%) VBA
8 1 (0.36%) Go
8 1 (0.36%) Ruby
8 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.36%) Tcl
8 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 276 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 145 (52.54%) CCNP
3 45 (16.30%) Security Cleared
4 40 (14.49%) SC Cleared
5 32 (11.59%) CISSP
6 30 (10.87%) CCIE
7 27 (9.78%) Degree
7 27 (9.78%) ITIL Certification
8 26 (9.42%) CISM
8 26 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (7.97%) MCSE
10 19 (6.88%) JNCIA
11 13 (4.71%) CCSA
11 13 (4.71%) CCSE
12 12 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
12 12 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 11 (3.99%) CISA
13 11 (3.99%) MCP
14 10 (3.62%) DV Cleared
14 10 (3.62%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (6.16%) SLA
3 12 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 11 (3.99%) HIPAA
5 8 (2.90%) GDPR
6 3 (1.09%) Government Security Classifications
6 3 (1.09%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.72%) PSD2
8 1 (0.36%) GPG13
8 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 48 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 40 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.62%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (3.62%) vSphere
4 7 (2.54%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.09%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.36%) Firmware
7 1 (0.36%) KVM
7 1 (0.36%) Squid
7 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (4.35%) SCCM
2 10 (3.62%) AirWatch
2 10 (3.62%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (2.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 5 (1.81%) Ansible
4 5 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.81%) Puppet
5 4 (1.45%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (1.45%) SCOM
6 2 (0.72%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.72%) Cisco CME
6 2 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.36%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.36%) CSIRT
7 1 (0.36%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.36%) SELinux
7 1 (0.36%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 195 (70.65%) Cisco
2 55 (19.93%) VMware
3 50 (18.12%) Microsoft
4 44 (15.94%) Juniper
5 38 (13.77%) CheckPoint
6 27 (9.78%) F5
7 25 (9.06%) CyberArk
7 25 (9.06%) Splunk
8 22 (7.97%) Palo Alto
9 18 (6.52%) SolarWinds
10 17 (6.16%) Oracle
11 16 (5.80%) Red Box
12 15 (5.43%) Meraki
13 14 (5.07%) McAfee
14 13 (4.71%) ForgeRock
14 13 (4.71%) Mitel
15 12 (4.35%) Remedy
16 11 (3.99%) HP
16 11 (3.99%) IBM
16 11 (3.99%) ServiceNow