Period
to 27 July 2021

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 27 July 2021 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
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 434 329 436
Rank change year-on-year -105 +107 -45
Contract jobs citing CCNA 85 64 160
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.77% 1.95% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 41 103
10th Percentile £231 £239 £218
25th Percentile £272 £313 £274
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £438 £385
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +13.64% -9.41%
75th Percentile £500 £586 £513
90th Percentile £539 £675 £573
England median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.86% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 10
10th Percentile £24.25 " £28.50
25th Percentile £28.00 " £28.88
Median hourly rate £28.80 - £31.75
75th Percentile £50.00 " £34.22
90th Percentile £51.65 " £48.88
England median hourly rate £23.50 £19.50 £33.40
% change year-on-year +20.51% -41.62% +46.81%

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 4,808 3,287 6,395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.10% 20.38% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,206 2,269 4,271
10th Percentile £350 £313 £313
25th Percentile £426 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £515
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.91% +3.00%
75th Percentile £625 £588 £613
90th Percentile £713 £656 £700
England median daily rate £500 £482 £475
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.37% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 49 99
10th Percentile £17.65 £18.00 £11.63
25th Percentile £22.87 £21.00 £18.29
Median hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £26.50
Median % change year-on-year +5.71% +32.08% +32.50%
75th Percentile £49.52 £47.75 £47.67
90th Percentile £60.50 £52.15 £53.75
England median hourly rate £32.00 £31.45 £34.00
% change year-on-year +1.76% -7.51% +51.11%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in London

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CCNA in London.

Daily rate trend for CCNA in London

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CCNA in London over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for CCNA in London

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CCNA in London.

Hourly rate trend for CCNA in London

CCNA
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing CCNA in London over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Hourly rate histogram 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 27 July 2021. 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 -24 13 £469 +10.95% 13
South London - 7 £480 - 2
East London +7 3 £215 -45.40% 2
West London +3 1 - - 6
North London - 1 £405 -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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 85 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (61.18%) Cisco
3 42 (49.41%) CCNP
4 27 (31.76%) Firewall
5 23 (27.06%) LAN
6 22 (25.88%) Windows
7 21 (24.71%) Azure
7 21 (24.71%) Data Centre
8 19 (22.35%) Social Skills
8 19 (22.35%) ITIL
8 19 (22.35%) WAN
8 19 (22.35%) Wireless
9 18 (21.18%) Telecoms
9 18 (21.18%) VMware
10 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (20.00%) AWS
11 16 (18.82%) Cisco Nexus
11 16 (18.82%) VPN
11 16 (18.82%) DNS
11 16 (18.82%) Python
12 14 (16.47%) Palo Alto
12 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (15.29%) SolarWinds
13 13 (15.29%) MCSE
13 13 (15.29%) Citrix
13 13 (15.29%) CISSP
13 13 (15.29%) Juniper
13 13 (15.29%) Network Security
14 12 (14.12%) Linux
14 12 (14.12%) DHCP

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 5 (5.88%) Mule
2 3 (3.53%) Confluence
3 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.35%) IIS
3 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.18%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.71%) Azure
2 17 (20.00%) AWS
3 5 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (5.88%) GCP
4 4 (4.71%) IaaS
5 2 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.35%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 2 (2.35%) Azure Storage
5 2 (2.35%) PaaS
5 2 (2.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) Azure Sentinel
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (1.18%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.18%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.18%) Power Automate
6 1 (1.18%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (31.76%) Firewall
2 23 (27.06%) LAN
3 19 (22.35%) WAN
3 19 (22.35%) Wireless
4 16 (18.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (18.82%) DNS
4 16 (18.82%) VPN
5 13 (15.29%) Network Security
6 12 (14.12%) DHCP
7 11 (12.94%) BGP
7 11 (12.94%) Ethernet
7 11 (12.94%) MPLS
7 11 (12.94%) OSPF
7 11 (12.94%) TCP/IP
8 9 (10.59%) VLAN
9 8 (9.41%) BIG-IP
9 8 (9.41%) Internet
9 8 (9.41%) SAN
9 8 (9.41%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (9.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.18%) MySQL
1 1 (1.18%) Power BI
1 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) JIRA
2 3 (3.53%) Arsenale Dataplane
2 3 (3.53%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (3.53%) TestRail
3 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (22.35%) Social Skills
2 18 (21.18%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.59%) Banking
4 7 (8.24%) Documentation Skills
5 6 (7.06%) Law
6 4 (4.71%) Presentation Skills
6 4 (4.71%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.35%) Finance
7 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.35%) Marketing
7 2 (2.35%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.18%) Billing
8 1 (1.18%) Legal
8 1 (1.18%) Local Government
8 1 (1.18%) Police
Job Titles
1 37 (43.53%) Network Engineer
2 8 (9.41%) VMware Engineer
3 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (7.06%) Architect
4 6 (7.06%) Security Engineer
4 6 (7.06%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (5.88%) Analyst
5 5 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) Design Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) Wireless Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (3.53%) Juniper Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Network Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) Jinja
2 3 (3.53%) RESTful
3 2 (2.35%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.35%) REST
4 1 (1.18%) .NET
4 1 (1.18%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.18%) LAMP
4 1 (1.18%) LDAP
4 1 (1.18%) SOAP
4 1 (1.18%) Web Services
4 1 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.88%) NHS
3 4 (4.71%) Fibre Optics
4 3 (3.53%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.53%) Device Driver
4 3 (3.53%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.53%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.35%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.35%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.35%) Replication
5 2 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.18%) CCTV
6 1 (1.18%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.18%) Contactless
6 1 (1.18%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.18%) iPad
6 1 (1.18%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.88%) Windows
2 12 (14.12%) Linux
3 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.24%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2019
6 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.53%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (3.53%) SUSE
7 3 (3.53%) Unix
7 3 (3.53%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) ITIL
2 12 (14.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (11.76%) Project Delivery
4 9 (10.59%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.59%) Migration
4 9 (10.59%) Network Management
5 8 (9.41%) Network Design
5 8 (9.41%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (8.24%) ITIL V3
6 7 (8.24%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.88%) Information Security
7 5 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.71%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.71%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.71%) Project Management
8 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.82%) Python
2 8 (9.41%) Go
2 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.24%) Java
4 5 (5.88%) Ruby
5 4 (4.71%) C++
5 4 (4.71%) SQL
6 3 (3.53%) C
6 3 (3.53%) Rust
7 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.18%) Perl
7 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 85 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (49.41%) CCNP
3 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (15.29%) CISSP
4 13 (15.29%) MCSE
5 11 (12.94%) CCIE
6 10 (11.76%) Degree
7 8 (9.41%) CCDA
8 6 (7.06%) JNCIA
8 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
9 5 (5.88%) JNCIS
9 5 (5.88%) MCSA
9 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
9 5 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (4.71%) CCDP
10 4 (4.71%) CCSA
10 4 (4.71%) JNCIP
11 3 (3.53%) CISM
11 3 (3.53%) MCP
11 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.35%) NIST
4 1 (1.18%) GDPR
4 1 (1.18%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.18%) QA
4 1 (1.18%) SOC 2
System Software
1 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.12%) Active Directory
3 11 (12.94%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.71%) XenApp
4 4 (4.71%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.53%) Docker
5 3 (3.53%) iptables
5 3 (3.53%) KVM
5 3 (3.53%) Xen
6 2 (2.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (2.35%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.35%) vSphere
7 1 (1.18%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) SCOM
2 5 (5.88%) SCCM
2 5 (5.88%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 3 (3.53%) Ansible
4 2 (2.35%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.35%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.35%) PowerCLI
4 2 (2.35%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.18%) CASB
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.18%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.18%) HP ALM
5 1 (1.18%) HP NNM
5 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (61.18%) Cisco
2 18 (21.18%) VMware
3 14 (16.47%) Palo Alto
4 13 (15.29%) Citrix
4 13 (15.29%) Juniper
4 13 (15.29%) SolarWinds
5 10 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 10 (11.76%) F5
5 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 9 (10.59%) Fortinet
6 9 (10.59%) HP
7 7 (8.24%) EMC
8 6 (7.06%) Aruba
8 6 (7.06%) Meraki
9 5 (5.88%) Google
9 5 (5.88%) NetApp
9 5 (5.88%) Nokia
9 5 (5.88%) Splunk
10 4 (4.71%) Huawei
10 4 (4.71%) Red Hat