Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 400 370 436
Rank change year-on-year -30 +66 -114
Contract jobs citing CCNA 175 273 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.45% 0.60% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.87% 3.76% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 201 106
London median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -1.45%
10th Percentile £213 £228 £209
90th Percentile £575 £588 £500
England median daily rate £350 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -9.68% +10.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 10
London median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -52.94% -15.00%
10th Percentile £22.33 £20.00 £13.44
90th Percentile £50.00 £28.15 £50.75
England median hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year +68.00% -23.66% +28.43%

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 6,090 7,252 7,316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.82% 16.07% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,012 4,698 4,811
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £310 £283 £290
90th Percentile £694 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 195 161
London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.79% +13.16% -
10th Percentile £13.38 £14.10 £13.31
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.25 £48.75
England median hourly rate £36.00 £24.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year +48.45% -14.91% +11.76%

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

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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 6 months to 23 September 2019.

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 6 months to 23 September 2019.

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 6 months to 23 September 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 -8 24 £400 -11.11% 30
West London +13 21 £306 +11.36% 16
South London +36 8 £525 -6.67% 5
East London +11 3 £313 -34.76% 6
North London - 1 £275 - 4
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 175 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 141 (80.57%) Cisco
3 89 (50.86%) Firewall
4 88 (50.29%) CCNP
5 58 (33.14%) WAN
6 51 (29.14%) LAN
7 44 (25.14%) CCIE
8 40 (22.86%) VMware
9 36 (20.57%) CheckPoint
10 35 (20.00%) VPN
11 34 (19.43%) TCP/IP
11 34 (19.43%) BGP
12 33 (18.86%) Windows
12 33 (18.86%) Network Security
12 33 (18.86%) Cisco ASA
13 32 (18.29%) OSPF
14 30 (17.14%) Data Centre
14 30 (17.14%) Palo Alto
15 29 (16.57%) Juniper
15 29 (16.57%) Wireless
16 27 (15.43%) Finance
16 27 (15.43%) ITIL
17 25 (14.29%) Microsoft
17 25 (14.29%) DNS
17 25 (14.29%) Migration
18 24 (13.71%) Telecoms
19 23 (13.14%) Windows Server
20 22 (12.57%) MPLS
20 22 (12.57%) F5
20 22 (12.57%) Cisco Nexus

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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 8 (4.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.00%) IIS
2 7 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.29%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.71%) Apache
4 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.14%) Confluence
5 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.57%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.43%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.43%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.57%) Office 365
2 7 (4.00%) AWS
3 6 (3.43%) Azure
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.57%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (0.57%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.57%) GCP
4 1 (0.57%) IaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Route 53
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 89 (50.86%) Firewall
2 58 (33.14%) WAN
3 51 (29.14%) LAN
4 35 (20.00%) VPN
5 34 (19.43%) BGP
5 34 (19.43%) TCP/IP
6 33 (18.86%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (18.86%) Network Security
7 32 (18.29%) OSPF
8 29 (16.57%) Wireless
9 25 (14.29%) DNS
10 22 (12.57%) Cisco Nexus
10 22 (12.57%) MPLS
11 19 (10.86%) EIGRP
12 18 (10.29%) DHCP
13 17 (9.71%) HTTP
13 17 (9.71%) VoIP
14 14 (8.00%) Cisco ISE
15 12 (6.86%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (6.29%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.57%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) MSI
1 2 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.57%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.57%) Hudson
2 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (15.43%) Finance
2 24 (13.71%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.14%) Financial Institution
4 7 (4.00%) Banking
4 7 (4.00%) Marketing
5 5 (2.86%) Electronics
5 5 (2.86%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.29%) Public Sector
6 4 (2.29%) Retail
7 3 (1.71%) Law
7 3 (1.71%) Legal
8 2 (1.14%) Norwegian Language
8 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.14%) Publishing
9 1 (0.57%) Advertising
9 1 (0.57%) French Language
9 1 (0.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 80 (45.71%) Network Engineer
2 15 (8.57%) Architect
3 13 (7.43%) Analyst
4 12 (6.86%) Firewall Engineer
5 11 (6.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (6.29%) Security Engineer
6 9 (5.14%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (5.14%) Network Architect
6 9 (5.14%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (5.14%) Support Engineer
7 8 (4.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (4.00%) Consultant
8 7 (4.00%) Designer
9 6 (3.43%) Network Designer
9 6 (3.43%) Project Manager
10 5 (2.86%) Desktop Support
10 5 (2.86%) Technical Manager
10 5 (2.86%) Technical Project Manager
11 4 (2.29%) IP Network Engineer
11 4 (2.29%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.71%) LDAP
2 3 (1.71%) Web Services
3 2 (1.14%) .NET
3 2 (1.14%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.14%) JSON
3 2 (1.14%) JSP
3 2 (1.14%) Node.js
3 2 (1.14%) Servlets
3 2 (1.14%) XML
4 1 (0.57%) REST
4 1 (0.57%) SAML
4 1 (0.57%) VML
4 1 (0.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.57%) Hedge funds
4 7 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.00%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.86%) Fibre Optics
6 4 (2.29%) CMDB
7 3 (1.71%) e-Health
8 2 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.14%) SCADA
9 1 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.57%) FMCG
9 1 (0.57%) LIMS
9 1 (0.57%) NHS
9 1 (0.57%) PACS
9 1 (0.57%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.57%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.86%) Windows
2 23 (13.14%) Windows Server
3 17 (9.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (9.14%) Linux
5 10 (5.71%) Windows 10
5 10 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.86%) SUSE
7 5 (2.86%) Unix
7 5 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.86%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.29%) Check Point GAiA
9 3 (1.71%) CentOS
10 2 (1.14%) Android
10 2 (1.14%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.43%) ITIL
2 25 (14.29%) Migration
3 20 (11.43%) Network Design
4 19 (10.86%) Project Management
5 15 (8.57%) Network Management
6 14 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 13 (7.43%) Computer Science
8 11 (6.29%) Network Architecture
8 11 (6.29%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (6.29%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (5.71%) Change Management
9 10 (5.71%) Project Delivery
10 8 (4.57%) Incident Management
10 8 (4.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (4.57%) Runbook
10 8 (4.57%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (4.00%) DevOps
11 7 (4.00%) Problem Management
11 7 (4.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.43%) Python
2 11 (6.29%) PowerShell
2 11 (6.29%) SQL
3 4 (2.29%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.29%) Java
4 3 (1.71%) C++
4 3 (1.71%) VBScript
5 2 (1.14%) Perl
6 1 (0.57%) C
6 1 (0.57%) Ruby
6 1 (0.57%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 175 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (50.29%) CCNP
3 44 (25.14%) CCIE
4 21 (12.00%) Security Cleared
5 20 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (10.29%) SC Cleared
7 15 (8.57%) Degree
8 14 (8.00%) CCDA
8 14 (8.00%) CCDP
9 11 (6.29%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (5.71%) MCSE
11 9 (5.14%) CCENT
11 9 (5.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 9 (5.14%) JNCIP
11 9 (5.14%) MCSA
12 7 (4.00%) JNCIA
13 6 (3.43%) BC Cleared
13 6 (3.43%) BPSS Clearance
14 5 (2.86%) DV Cleared
14 5 (2.86%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.86%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) GDPR
2 2 (1.14%) NIST
3 1 (0.57%) HL7
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (12.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (9.14%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.43%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.86%) VMware NSX
6 4 (2.29%) XenApp
7 3 (1.71%) Firmware
7 3 (1.71%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.71%) vSphere
7 3 (1.71%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (4.57%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (4.00%) FortiGate
3 6 (3.43%) SCCM
4 5 (2.86%) vCenter Server
5 4 (2.29%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (1.71%) Ansible
7 2 (1.14%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.14%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.14%) Kibana
7 2 (1.14%) logstash
7 2 (1.14%) Perfmon
7 2 (1.14%) SCOM
7 2 (1.14%) Stealthwatch
7 2 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.14%) WMI
8 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco CME
8 1 (0.57%) Nagios
8 1 (0.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 141 (80.57%) Cisco
2 40 (22.86%) VMware
3 36 (20.57%) CheckPoint
4 30 (17.14%) Palo Alto
5 29 (16.57%) Juniper
6 25 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 22 (12.57%) F5
8 15 (8.57%) Fortinet
9 14 (8.00%) Citrix
10 13 (7.43%) Dell
10 13 (7.43%) Meraki
11 11 (6.29%) SolarWinds
12 9 (5.14%) Twitter
13 5 (2.86%) McAfee
13 5 (2.86%) NetApp
13 5 (2.86%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.86%) Riverbed
13 5 (2.86%) WatchGuard
14 4 (2.29%) EMC
14 4 (2.29%) Remedy