Period
to 16 February 2020

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 16 February 2020 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
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 332 422 434
Rank change year-on-year +90 +12 -90
Contract jobs citing CCNA 162 197 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.57% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.16% 2.77% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 133 112
London median daily rate £375 £418 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.18% +13.22% -1.67%
10th Percentile £178 £253 £181
90th Percentile £540 £538 £713
England median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 11
London median hourly rate £29.56 £30.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.47% +27.66% -4.08%
10th Percentile £21.84 £25.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.88 £34.48 £27.21
England median hourly rate £23.70 £27.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -13.82% +17.02% -7.84%

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 5,121 7,101 8,132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.09% 16.23% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,445 4,537 5,381
London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £300 £278 £263
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
England median daily rate £470 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 156 202
London median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% +28.89% +2.27%
10th Percentile £18.68 £13.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £52.55 £53.75 £50.32
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -9.09%

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 16 February 2020.

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 16 February 2020.

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 16 February 2020. 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 +44 28 £375 -5.36% 23
West London +27 14 £306 -25.30% 15
South London - 6 £415 - 6
East London +55 1 - - 10
North London - 1 - - 2
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, 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.

1 162 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 123 (75.93%) Cisco
3 88 (54.32%) CCNP
4 61 (37.65%) Firewall
5 60 (37.04%) LAN
6 47 (29.01%) WAN
7 43 (26.54%) Windows
8 40 (24.69%) TCP/IP
9 38 (23.46%) VMware
10 36 (22.22%) VPN
10 36 (22.22%) BGP
11 35 (21.60%) Juniper
12 32 (19.75%) MPLS
12 32 (19.75%) OSPF
12 32 (19.75%) Microsoft
12 32 (19.75%) Cisco Nexus
13 31 (19.14%) Finance
14 28 (17.28%) Wireless
14 28 (17.28%) ITIL
15 27 (16.67%) Linux
15 27 (16.67%) Ethernet
16 26 (16.05%) EIGRP
16 26 (16.05%) Network Security
16 26 (16.05%) Palo Alto
17 25 (15.43%) CCIE
18 23 (14.20%) Data Centre
18 23 (14.20%) Puppet
18 23 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (13.58%) Security Cleared
19 22 (13.58%) Opscode Chef

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 6 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.85%) Apache
2 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (1.85%) IIS
2 3 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.23%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.62%) nginx
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.35%) Azure
2 13 (8.02%) AWS
3 10 (6.17%) Office 365
4 8 (4.94%) GCP
5 7 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (3.70%) IaaS
7 2 (1.23%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 1 (0.62%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 61 (37.65%) Firewall
2 60 (37.04%) LAN
3 47 (29.01%) WAN
4 40 (24.69%) TCP/IP
5 36 (22.22%) BGP
5 36 (22.22%) VPN
6 32 (19.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 32 (19.75%) MPLS
6 32 (19.75%) OSPF
7 28 (17.28%) Wireless
8 27 (16.67%) Ethernet
9 26 (16.05%) EIGRP
9 26 (16.05%) Network Security
10 21 (12.96%) WLAN
11 20 (12.35%) Wireshark
12 19 (11.73%) Cisco IOS
13 17 (10.49%) Cisco ISE
13 17 (10.49%) VoIP
14 16 (9.88%) Cisco Wireless
14 16 (9.88%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.62%) Aerospike
2 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.62%) Big Data
2 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.62%) MySQL
2 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.62%) Redis
2 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (9.26%) Sonatype Nexus
2 9 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.62%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.62%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.62%) JIRA
4 1 (0.62%) Postman
4 1 (0.62%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (19.14%) Finance
2 20 (12.35%) Banking
3 17 (10.49%) Telecoms
4 16 (9.88%) Front Office
5 15 (9.26%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.70%) Public Sector
7 5 (3.09%) Marketing
8 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.85%) Electronics
9 3 (1.85%) Retail
10 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.23%) Law
11 1 (0.62%) French Language
11 1 (0.62%) Legal
11 1 (0.62%) Norwegian Language
11 1 (0.62%) Police
Job Titles
1 84 (51.85%) Network Engineer
2 24 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 23 (14.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (8.64%) Juniper Engineer
5 13 (8.02%) Architect
6 12 (7.41%) Analyst
6 12 (7.41%) IP Network Engineer
7 10 (6.17%) Data Network Engineer
8 9 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 8 (4.94%) Technical Architect
10 7 (4.32%) Design Engineer
10 7 (4.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (4.32%) Virtualisation Architect
11 6 (3.70%) Network Support
11 6 (3.70%) Voice Engineer
11 6 (3.70%) WAN Engineer
12 5 (3.09%) Firewall Engineer
12 5 (3.09%) Operations Analyst
12 5 (3.09%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.35%) 802.1X
2 8 (4.94%) .NET
3 3 (1.85%) REST
4 2 (1.23%) LDAP
4 2 (1.23%) SOAP
5 1 (0.62%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.62%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.62%) HTML
5 1 (0.62%) HTML5
5 1 (0.62%) JSON
5 1 (0.62%) Kafka
5 1 (0.62%) Node.js
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.62%) Web Services
5 1 (0.62%) WebSockets
5 1 (0.62%) XML
5 1 (0.62%) XSLT
5 1 (0.62%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.20%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.94%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (4.94%) Fibre Optics
4 4 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.85%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.23%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.62%) CCTV
7 1 (0.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.62%) e-Health
7 1 (0.62%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (26.54%) Windows
2 27 (16.67%) Linux
3 16 (9.88%) Windows Server
4 11 (6.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.56%) CentOS
7 7 (4.32%) Unix
7 7 (4.32%) Windows 10
8 4 (2.47%) SUSE
8 4 (2.47%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.23%) Check Point GAiA
10 1 (0.62%) Android
10 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.62%) Fedora
10 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.28%) ITIL
2 19 (11.73%) Change Management
2 19 (11.73%) Service Delivery
3 15 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (9.26%) Network Design
3 15 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (7.41%) DevOps
4 12 (7.41%) Project Management
5 11 (6.79%) Project Delivery
6 10 (6.17%) SIEM
7 9 (5.56%) Migration
7 9 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (5.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 8 (4.94%) Computer Science
8 8 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (4.94%) Incident Management
8 8 (4.94%) Network Architecture
8 8 (4.94%) Network Management
8 8 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (4.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.26%) Perl
2 9 (5.56%) SQL
3 8 (4.94%) C++
3 8 (4.94%) Python
4 7 (4.32%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.23%) Java
7 1 (0.62%) C
7 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 162 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (54.32%) CCNP
3 25 (15.43%) CCIE
4 22 (13.58%) Security Cleared
5 21 (12.96%) SC Cleared
6 15 (9.26%) CCDA
7 14 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (8.02%) CCDP
9 11 (6.79%) CCENT
9 11 (6.79%) Degree
9 11 (6.79%) MCSE
9 11 (6.79%) Network+ Certification
10 8 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (4.32%) BC Cleared
11 7 (4.32%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (3.70%) MCP
13 5 (3.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (2.47%) JNCIA
14 4 (2.47%) JNCIP
14 4 (2.47%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.32%) NIST
2 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (11.73%) VMware NSX
3 18 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 15 (9.26%) vSphere
5 7 (4.32%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.09%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.09%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.85%) XenApp
8 1 (0.62%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.62%) Docker
8 1 (0.62%) NFS
8 1 (0.62%) Samba
8 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.62%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (14.20%) Puppet
2 22 (13.58%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (9.26%) Nagios
3 15 (9.26%) ZABBIX
4 14 (8.64%) Cacti
4 14 (8.64%) Cisco Prime
4 14 (8.64%) NetMRI
4 14 (8.64%) Statseeker
5 10 (6.17%) vCenter Server
6 9 (5.56%) Ansible
7 7 (4.32%) Terraform
7 7 (4.32%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 4 (2.47%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (2.47%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.85%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.85%) SCCM
10 2 (1.23%) Amdocs OSS
10 2 (1.23%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (1.23%) WSUS
11 1 (0.62%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 123 (75.93%) Cisco
2 38 (23.46%) VMware
3 35 (21.60%) Juniper
4 32 (19.75%) Microsoft
5 26 (16.05%) Palo Alto
6 17 (10.49%) CheckPoint
7 14 (8.64%) Dell
7 14 (8.64%) NetScout
7 14 (8.64%) Solarflare
8 13 (8.02%) F5
9 12 (7.41%) Remedy
10 9 (5.56%) SolarWinds
11 8 (4.94%) EMC
11 8 (4.94%) Fortinet
11 8 (4.94%) Google
11 8 (4.94%) NetApp
12 7 (4.32%) HP
12 7 (4.32%) Meraki
12 7 (4.32%) TOWER Software
13 6 (3.70%) Citrix