Period
to 5 March 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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 373 342 432
Rank change year-on-year -31 +90 +5
Contract jobs citing CCNA 44 149 201
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.53% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.15% 2.90% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 111 142
Median daily rate £325 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -5.06% +5.33%
10th Percentile £269 £183 £257
90th Percentile £621 £540 £538
England median daily rate £338 £375 £363
% change year-on-year -10.00% +3.45% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 9
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +46.55% +45.00%
England median hourly rate £19.25 £23.91 £28.00
% change year-on-year -19.49% -14.61% +35.56%

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 3,823 5,134 7,193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.01% 18.30% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,670 3,604 4,760
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £318 £300 £282
90th Percentile £675 £675 £686
England median daily rate £475 £475 £454
% change year-on-year - +4.63% +0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 82 126
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £22.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +89.68% +2.99%
10th Percentile £18.00 £18.71 £12.50
90th Percentile £60.00 £52.50 £47.38
Median hourly rate £39.67 £31.25 £27.38
% change year-on-year +26.94% +14.14% +9.51%

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 5 March 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
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 5 March 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 +65 7 £563 +50.00% 8
North London +8 1 £318 -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (56.82%) Cisco
3 23 (52.27%) CCNP
4 15 (34.09%) LAN
5 13 (29.55%) VMware
5 13 (29.55%) Azure
6 12 (27.27%) WAN
7 11 (25.00%) Firewall
7 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (22.73%) Network Security
8 10 (22.73%) Finance
9 9 (20.45%) MPLS
9 9 (20.45%) AWS
9 9 (20.45%) Palo Alto
10 8 (18.18%) OSPF
10 8 (18.18%) ITIL
10 8 (18.18%) Juniper
10 8 (18.18%) BGP
11 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
11 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
11 7 (15.91%) Java
11 7 (15.91%) Python
11 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
11 7 (15.91%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (15.91%) BIG-IP
12 6 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (13.64%) F5
12 6 (13.64%) Multicast
12 6 (13.64%) Network Design

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 4 (9.09%) Mule
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) nginx
3 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (29.55%) Azure
2 9 (20.45%) AWS
3 6 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (9.09%) GCP
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (4.55%) SaaS
7 1 (2.27%) IaaS
7 1 (2.27%) Mimecast
7 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) LAN
2 12 (27.27%) WAN
3 11 (25.00%) Firewall
4 10 (22.73%) Network Security
5 9 (20.45%) MPLS
6 8 (18.18%) BGP
6 8 (18.18%) OSPF
7 7 (15.91%) BIG-IP
7 7 (15.91%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
8 6 (13.64%) Multicast
8 6 (13.64%) Wireless
9 5 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (11.36%) VPN
10 4 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (9.09%) Unified Communications
10 4 (9.09%) VoIP
11 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (6.82%) DHCP
11 3 (6.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.27%) GitLab
1 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Front Office
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Consultant
3 3 (6.82%) Design Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Network Support
3 3 (6.82%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (4.55%) Designer
4 2 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Security Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (2.27%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) Jinja
2 3 (6.82%) REST
3 2 (4.55%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.27%) LDAP
4 1 (2.27%) SailPoint
4 1 (2.27%) SOAP
4 1 (2.27%) Spring
4 1 (2.27%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) XSL
4 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.55%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.55%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) Cyberattack
5 1 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.27%) e-Health
5 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.55%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) Network Design
4 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 4 (9.09%) DevOps
5 4 (9.09%) Information Security
5 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 4 (9.09%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (9.09%) Presales
5 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Network Management
6 3 (6.82%) Network Planning
6 3 (6.82%) Pricing Strategy
6 3 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) Java
1 7 (15.91%) Python
2 5 (11.36%) Ruby
3 4 (9.09%) Go
3 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.82%) SQL
5 2 (4.55%) R
6 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (52.27%) CCNP
3 6 (13.64%) CCIE
4 5 (11.36%) CCDA
4 5 (11.36%) CCDP
4 5 (11.36%) CISSP
4 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (9.09%) Degree
5 4 (9.09%) JNCIA
5 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.82%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (6.82%) MCSE
6 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.55%) CEH
7 2 (4.55%) GCIA
7 2 (4.55%) MCP
7 2 (4.55%) VCAP
8 1 (2.27%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (2.27%) NIST
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.09%) Docker
3 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (9.09%) VMware NSX
4 3 (6.82%) vSphere
5 2 (4.55%) vCloud
6 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 4 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (6.82%) Puppet
3 3 (6.82%) Terraform
3 3 (6.82%) WSUS
4 2 (4.55%) Ansible
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (4.55%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.55%) Salt
4 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (4.55%) vCenter Server
4 2 (4.55%) vRealize
5 1 (2.27%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (2.27%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.27%) Kibana
5 1 (2.27%) QRadar
5 1 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Cisco
2 13 (29.55%) VMware
3 9 (20.45%) Palo Alto
4 8 (18.18%) Juniper
5 6 (13.64%) F5
6 5 (11.36%) Fortinet
6 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
6 5 (11.36%) SolarWinds
7 4 (9.09%) CA
7 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 4 (9.09%) EMC
7 4 (9.09%) Google
7 4 (9.09%) Huawei
7 4 (9.09%) NetApp
7 4 (9.09%) Nokia
8 3 (6.82%) Citrix
8 3 (6.82%) HP
9 2 (4.55%) ExtraHop
10 1 (2.27%) Arista
10 1 (2.27%) Workday