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 3 months to 22 June 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)
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 312 249 271
Rank change year-on-year -63 +22  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 104 189 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.50% 0.87% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.01% 5.17% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 114 99
Median daily rate £381 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.92% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £546 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 10
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £34.70 £20.75
% change year-on-year -42.36% +67.22%  

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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3454 3658 3657
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 16.66% 16.85% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2262 2532 2352
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 43 99
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.51% -24.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.02 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in London

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for CCNA in London

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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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 20 £413 +8.19% 10
New Malden - 5 - -
Bromley - 3 £325 -
Canary Wharf +1 1 - -
Hillingdon -1 1 £375 -3.22%
Feltham - 1 - -
Ilford - 1 £168 -
Docklands, London - 1 £450 -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 London region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 217 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 166 (76.50%) Cisco
3 120 (55.30%) CCNP
4 104 (47.93%) Firewall
5 75 (34.56%) WAN
6 66 (30.41%) LAN
7 65 (29.95%) Windows
8 49 (22.58%) TCP/IP
8 49 (22.58%) Wireless
9 43 (19.82%) VMware
10 39 (17.97%) Active Directory
10 39 (17.97%) BGP
11 37 (17.05%) Microsoft
11 37 (17.05%) Windows Server
12 36 (16.59%) VPN
12 36 (16.59%) ITIL
12 36 (16.59%) MPLS
12 36 (16.59%) Microsoft Certification
12 36 (16.59%) Finance
13 32 (14.75%) OSPF
13 32 (14.75%) Linux
13 32 (14.75%) VoIP
13 32 (14.75%) Data Centre
13 32 (14.75%) Network Security
14 31 (14.29%) CCIE
14 31 (14.29%) CheckPoint
15 30 (13.82%) MS Exchange
15 30 (13.82%) MCSE
16 29 (13.36%) DNS
16 29 (13.36%) Juniper

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 30 (13.82%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (3.69%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (2.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.46%) Apache
5 1 (0.46%) CMS
5 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (2.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.60%) Office 365
2 14 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.99%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.38%) IaaS
4 3 (1.38%) SaaS
4 3 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.92%) PaaS
6 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 104 (47.93%) Firewall
2 75 (34.56%) WAN
3 66 (30.41%) LAN
4 49 (22.58%) TCP/IP
4 49 (22.58%) Wireless
5 39 (17.97%) BGP
6 36 (16.59%) MPLS
6 36 (16.59%) VPN
7 32 (14.75%) Network Security
7 32 (14.75%) OSPF
7 32 (14.75%) VoIP
8 29 (13.36%) DNS
9 28 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (12.44%) SAN
11 24 (11.06%) DHCP
12 21 (9.68%) Ethernet
12 21 (9.68%) VLAN
13 17 (7.83%) EIGRP
14 16 (7.37%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (5.99%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.76%) Big Data
4 5 (2.30%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.38%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.38%) MySQL
6 3 (1.38%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.46%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.92%) CruiseControl
2 2 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.92%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.46%) Subversion
3 1 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (16.59%) Finance
2 22 (10.14%) Banking
3 10 (4.61%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.15%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.84%) Retail
6 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.92%) Advertising
7 2 (0.92%) French Language
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (35.48%) Network Engineer
2 35 (16.13%) Cisco Engineer
3 26 (11.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 22 (10.14%) Analyst
4 22 (10.14%) Support Engineer
5 16 (7.37%) Architect
6 15 (6.91%) Cisco Analyst
6 15 (6.91%) Security Engineer
6 15 (6.91%) Senior Network Engineer
7 14 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (6.45%) Cisco Support
7 14 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (6.45%) Voice Engineer
8 13 (5.99%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 12 (5.53%) Support Analyst
10 11 (5.07%) Network Analyst
11 10 (4.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 10 (4.61%) Consultant
11 10 (4.61%) Network Support
11 10 (4.61%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.37%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.30%) Web Services
2 5 (2.30%) XMPP
3 3 (1.38%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (1.38%) Middleware
3 3 (1.38%) WAP
4 2 (0.92%) .NET
4 2 (0.92%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.92%) WCF
4 2 (0.92%) WF
5 1 (0.46%) LAMP
5 1 (0.46%) libvirt
5 1 (0.46%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.46%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.75%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.29%) Clustering
3 12 (5.53%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.15%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.30%) Replication
7 4 (1.84%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.84%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.84%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.38%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.38%) NHS
8 3 (1.38%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.92%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.92%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.92%) Social Media
9 2 (0.92%) Social Network
10 1 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.46%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.46%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 65 (29.95%) Windows
2 37 (17.05%) Windows Server
3 32 (14.75%) Linux
4 22 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (9.22%) Windows 7
6 17 (7.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (5.99%) Windows 10
8 12 (5.53%) Unix
9 11 (5.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (3.69%) Windows 8
11 7 (3.23%) Solaris
11 7 (3.23%) SUSE
12 5 (2.30%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.84%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.38%) Android
14 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.92%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.46%) AIX
16 1 (0.46%) CentOS
16 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.59%) ITIL
2 28 (12.90%) Migration
3 20 (9.22%) Network Management
4 18 (8.29%) Network Design
5 17 (7.83%) Load Balancing
6 16 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (6.45%) Information Security
8 9 (4.15%) DevOps
8 9 (4.15%) Service Management
9 8 (3.69%) PRINCE2
9 8 (3.69%) Time Management
10 7 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (3.23%) Investment Management
10 7 (3.23%) Network Architecture
10 7 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (3.23%) Problem Management
10 7 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
11 6 (2.76%) High Availability
11 6 (2.76%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (2.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.29%) SQL
2 16 (7.37%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.69%) Perl
3 8 (3.69%) Python
4 6 (2.76%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.84%) Java
6 2 (0.92%) C#
6 2 (0.92%) VBScript
7 1 (0.46%) C
Qualifications
1 217 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (55.30%) CCNP
3 36 (16.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (14.29%) CCIE
5 30 (13.82%) MCSE
6 20 (9.22%) Security Cleared
7 17 (7.83%) JNCIA
8 14 (6.45%) CISSP
9 13 (5.99%) MCITP
9 13 (5.99%) SC Cleared
10 9 (4.15%) JNCIP
10 9 (4.15%) JNCIS
10 9 (4.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (3.69%) CCDA
11 8 (3.69%) CCDP
12 7 (3.23%) CCSA
12 7 (3.23%) DV Cleared
12 7 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (2.76%) CCSP
13 6 (2.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.23%) SLA
2 3 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.38%) QA
System Software
1 39 (17.97%) Active Directory
2 26 (11.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.15%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (3.69%) XenApp
6 7 (3.23%) vSphere
7 5 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.92%) KVM
8 2 (0.92%) NFS
8 2 (0.92%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.92%) vCloud
9 1 (0.46%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.46%) Firmware
9 1 (0.46%) iptables
9 1 (0.46%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.46%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.46%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (12.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (5.99%) SCCM
3 12 (5.53%) Cisco UCCX
4 9 (4.15%) SCOM
5 6 (2.76%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (1.84%) Ansible
7 4 (1.84%) Nagios
8 3 (1.38%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (1.38%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (1.38%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.92%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.92%) Puppet
9 2 (0.92%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.92%) WSUS
10 1 (0.46%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 166 (76.50%) Cisco
2 43 (19.82%) VMware
3 37 (17.05%) Microsoft
4 31 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 29 (13.36%) Juniper
6 26 (11.98%) Citrix
6 26 (11.98%) SolarWinds
7 23 (10.60%) Fortinet
8 20 (9.22%) HP
9 17 (7.83%) Palo Alto
10 14 (6.45%) F5
10 14 (6.45%) Red Hat
11 11 (5.07%) Dell
11 11 (5.07%) Riverbed
12 10 (4.61%) Arista
13 9 (4.15%) Splunk
14 6 (2.76%) Apple
14 6 (2.76%) NetApp
14 6 (2.76%) Sonus
15 5 (2.30%) StorageTek