Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 429 423 339
Rank change year-on-year -6 -84 +11
Contract jobs citing CCNA 194 210 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.46% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.74% 2.63% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 117 187
London median daily rate £410 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.49% -5.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £235 £181 £200
90th Percentile £538 £692 £519
England median daily rate £375 £325 £340
% change year-on-year +15.38% -4.41% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 13
London median hourly rate £28.50 £23.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.28% -6.00% -36.43%
10th Percentile £25.75 £10.00 £16.16
90th Percentile £34.40 £31.07 £50.00
England median hourly rate £26.50 £23.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +12.77% -7.84% -7.27%

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 7,082 7,991 7,185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.15% 17.33% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,535 5,293 4,698
London median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £275
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 184 124
London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.48% +2.17% -3.29%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.65 £11.66
90th Percentile £53.75 £54.88 £49.76
England median hourly rate £28.46 £23.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +21.11% -10.48% -0.94%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 -4 45 £415 +27.69% 28
West London +8 20 £283 -19.29% 13
East London -31 1 - - 8
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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.

1 194 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 151 (77.84%) Cisco
3 98 (50.52%) CCNP
4 92 (47.42%) Firewall
5 68 (35.05%) LAN
6 67 (34.54%) WAN
7 51 (26.29%) VPN
7 51 (26.29%) BGP
8 50 (25.77%) Data Centre
9 47 (24.23%) OSPF
10 46 (23.71%) CheckPoint
10 46 (23.71%) Wireless
11 44 (22.68%) Network Security
12 42 (21.65%) Windows
13 41 (21.13%) TCP/IP
13 41 (21.13%) MPLS
14 40 (20.62%) Juniper
14 40 (20.62%) Cisco ASA
15 38 (19.59%) ITIL
16 37 (19.07%) Microsoft
17 33 (17.01%) Cisco Nexus
18 31 (15.98%) Windows Server
19 30 (15.46%) VMware
20 28 (14.43%) CCIE
21 27 (13.92%) Active Directory
22 26 (13.40%) Cisco IOS
23 25 (12.89%) Finance
23 25 (12.89%) Microsoft Certification
23 25 (12.89%) Internet
24 24 (12.37%) Python

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 14 (7.22%) Skype for Business
2 11 (5.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.58%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.03%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 14 (7.22%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.09%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (11.34%) Office 365
3 19 (9.79%) IaaS
4 11 (5.67%) PaaS
5 7 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.58%) SaaS
8 2 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.52%) Akamai
9 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 92 (47.42%) Firewall
2 68 (35.05%) LAN
3 67 (34.54%) WAN
4 51 (26.29%) BGP
4 51 (26.29%) VPN
5 47 (24.23%) OSPF
6 46 (23.71%) Wireless
7 44 (22.68%) Network Security
8 41 (21.13%) MPLS
8 41 (21.13%) TCP/IP
9 40 (20.62%) Cisco ASA
10 33 (17.01%) Cisco Nexus
11 26 (13.40%) Cisco IOS
12 25 (12.89%) Internet
13 22 (11.34%) DNS
13 22 (11.34%) EIGRP
13 22 (11.34%) IPsec
14 20 (10.31%) VLAN
15 18 (9.28%) DHCP
15 18 (9.28%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.03%) Big Data
4 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.09%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.52%) CodeSonar
2 1 (0.52%) git-flow
2 1 (0.52%) Hudson
2 1 (0.52%) JIRA
2 1 (0.52%) Robot Framework
2 1 (0.52%) Selenium
2 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (12.89%) Finance
2 11 (5.67%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.12%) Banking
4 5 (2.58%) Legal
5 4 (2.06%) Retail
6 3 (1.55%) Advertising
6 3 (1.55%) Law
7 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.52%) Front Office
8 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 120 (61.86%) Network Engineer
2 30 (15.46%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (14.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 26 (13.40%) Security Engineer
5 25 (12.89%) Network Security Engineer
6 22 (11.34%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (6.19%) Architect
7 12 (6.19%) Support Engineer
8 9 (4.64%) Firewall Engineer
8 9 (4.64%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 9 (4.64%) Senior Security Engineer
8 9 (4.64%) WAN Engineer
8 9 (4.64%) Wireless Engineer
8 9 (4.64%) Wireless Network Engineer
9 8 (4.12%) Network Operations Engineer
9 8 (4.12%) Operations Engineer
9 8 (4.12%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 8 (4.12%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 7 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.61%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.64%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.55%) OAuth
2 3 (1.55%) SAML
3 2 (1.03%) XMPP
4 1 (0.52%) .NET
4 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.52%) Django
4 1 (0.52%) Flash
4 1 (0.52%) Java EE
4 1 (0.52%) LAMP
4 1 (0.52%) Node.js
4 1 (0.52%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.52%) REST
4 1 (0.52%) SOAP
4 1 (0.52%) Spring MVC
4 1 (0.52%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (25.77%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.58%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.06%) CMDB
4 4 (2.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (2.06%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.55%) FMCG
5 3 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.03%) Contactless
6 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.03%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.52%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.52%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.52%) NHS
7 1 (0.52%) PACS
7 1 (0.52%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.52%) SCADA
7 1 (0.52%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.65%) Windows
2 31 (15.98%) Windows Server
3 17 (8.76%) Linux
4 12 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.64%) Unix
6 8 (4.12%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.61%) Windows 10
8 6 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.55%) Android
9 3 (1.55%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.59%) ITIL
2 22 (11.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 18 (9.28%) Migration
4 17 (8.76%) Network Design
5 14 (7.22%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (5.67%) Configuration Management
6 11 (5.67%) Incident Management
7 10 (5.15%) Change Management
7 10 (5.15%) Computer Science
7 10 (5.15%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (5.15%) Load Balancing
8 9 (4.64%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (4.64%) Change Control
8 9 (4.64%) Network Architecture
8 9 (4.64%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (4.64%) Web Filtering
9 8 (4.12%) Information Security
9 8 (4.12%) Performance Testing
9 8 (4.12%) Service Management
10 7 (3.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.37%) Python
2 16 (8.25%) Perl
3 14 (7.22%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.64%) SQL
5 3 (1.55%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.55%) C
6 2 (1.03%) C++
6 2 (1.03%) Java
7 1 (0.52%) C#
7 1 (0.52%) Go
7 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.52%) PHP
7 1 (0.52%) Ruby
7 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.52%) Tcl
7 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 194 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 98 (50.52%) CCNP
3 28 (14.43%) CCIE
4 25 (12.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (10.82%) Degree
5 21 (10.82%) MCSE
6 13 (6.70%) JNCIA
7 11 (5.67%) CCSE
7 11 (5.67%) Security Cleared
8 9 (4.64%) CCSA
8 9 (4.64%) JNCIS
8 9 (4.64%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (4.12%) MCSA
10 7 (3.61%) CCDP
10 7 (3.61%) Check Point Certification
10 7 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (3.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (3.09%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.15%) SLA
2 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 27 (13.92%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.73%) vSphere
4 5 (2.58%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (2.58%) VMware NSX
5 4 (2.06%) Firmware
6 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.03%) ProxySG
7 2 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.03%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.52%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.52%) Docker
8 1 (0.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.52%) KVM
8 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (7.22%) SCCM
2 9 (4.64%) Ansible
2 9 (4.64%) Puppet
3 8 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.09%) Cisco UCCE
4 6 (3.09%) Nagios
5 4 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.06%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.55%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (1.55%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.55%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (1.55%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 2 (1.03%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.03%) vRealize
8 1 (0.52%) ArcSight ESM
8 1 (0.52%) Cacti
8 1 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.52%) Salt
8 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 151 (77.84%) Cisco
2 46 (23.71%) CheckPoint
3 40 (20.62%) Juniper
4 37 (19.07%) Microsoft
5 30 (15.46%) VMware
6 23 (11.86%) F5
7 18 (9.28%) Aruba
8 15 (7.73%) Palo Alto
9 12 (6.19%) SolarWinds
10 11 (5.67%) Avaya
11 8 (4.12%) Citrix
11 8 (4.12%) Fortinet
11 8 (4.12%) Riverbed
12 7 (3.61%) HP
12 7 (3.61%) Meraki
12 7 (3.61%) Polycom
12 7 (3.61%) Remedy
13 6 (3.09%) Blue Coat
13 6 (3.09%) Infoblox
13 6 (3.09%) SaltStack