Period
to 1 October 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 293 395 383
Rank change year-on-year +102 -12 +70
Contract jobs citing CCNA 69 178 271
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.51% 0.47% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.39% 2.93% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 127 201
Median daily rate £463 £370 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -13.95% +14.67%
10th Percentile £246 £213 £235
90th Percentile £597 £575 £575
England median daily rate £423 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +20.71% -9.68% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.28% +63.13% -60.00%
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.69% +68.84% -26.47%

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 2,890 6,082 7,310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 21.38% 15.89% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,842 4,034 4,751
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £313 £311 £283
90th Percentile £663 £693 £675
England median daily rate £480 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +2.21% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 109 181
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +52.64% +22.62%
10th Percentile £17.96 £13.50 £14.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £53.75 £51.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year -2.64% +43.80% -13.79%

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 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 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 +120 11 £423 +28.03% 8
East London +56 4 £575 +84.00% 2
West London +47 2 £177 -40.84% 1
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 69 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (75.36%) Cisco
3 42 (60.87%) CCNP
4 22 (31.88%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (26.09%) CISSP
5 18 (26.09%) ITIL
6 17 (24.64%) Security Cleared
7 16 (23.19%) Finance
8 15 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
9 14 (20.29%) Firewall
9 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
9 14 (20.29%) CCIE
10 13 (18.84%) VPN
11 12 (17.39%) Network Security
11 12 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (15.94%) Configuration Management
13 10 (14.49%) Change Management
13 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
13 10 (14.49%) Degree
13 10 (14.49%) DV Cleared
13 10 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (14.49%) Azure
14 9 (13.04%) CISA
14 9 (13.04%) CISM
14 9 (13.04%) Service Delivery
14 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
14 9 (13.04%) VoIP
14 9 (13.04%) LAN
14 9 (13.04%) Security Operations

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 (8.70%) IIS
2 3 (4.35%) Apache
3 2 (2.90%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (2.90%) nginx
4 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Azure
2 6 (8.70%) AWS
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon EKS
3 2 (2.90%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.90%) Office 365
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.45%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.45%) IaaS
4 1 (1.45%) SaaS
4 1 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) Firewall
2 13 (18.84%) VPN
3 12 (17.39%) Network Security
4 9 (13.04%) LAN
4 9 (13.04%) VoIP
5 8 (11.59%) DNS
5 8 (11.59%) WAN
6 7 (10.14%) Multicast
6 7 (10.14%) VLAN
7 6 (8.70%) BGP
7 6 (8.70%) DHCP
7 6 (8.70%) OSPF
8 4 (5.80%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (5.80%) PBX
8 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.80%) Wireless
8 4 (5.80%) WLAN
9 3 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (4.35%) WebEx
9 3 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon Athena
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
1 2 (2.90%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 16 (23.19%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Public Sector
3 4 (5.80%) Advertising
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.90%) Police
6 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Network Engineer
2 9 (13.04%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Security Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (7.25%) Architect
5 4 (5.80%) Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 3 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.35%) Technical Support
7 2 (2.90%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Lead Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Network Support
7 2 (2.90%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) COM
1 2 (2.90%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (2.90%) LDAP
1 2 (2.90%) Web Services
2 1 (1.45%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.45%) Node.js
2 1 (1.45%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.59%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (10.14%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (7.25%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.45%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.45%) NHS
7 1 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.35%) Linux
4 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.90%) Unix
4 2 (2.90%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (1.45%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (26.09%) ITIL
3 15 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (15.94%) Configuration Management
6 10 (14.49%) Change Management
6 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
6 10 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (13.04%) Security Operations
7 9 (13.04%) Service Delivery
8 8 (11.59%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 8 (11.59%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (11.59%) Incident Management
8 8 (11.59%) SIEM
8 8 (11.59%) Task Automation
8 8 (11.59%) Threat Intelligence
9 7 (10.14%) Cyber Intelligence
9 7 (10.14%) Cyber Resilience
9 7 (10.14%) Data Security
9 7 (10.14%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.35%) Python
2 2 (2.90%) C
2 2 (2.90%) Perl
2 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.45%) Java
3 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (60.87%) CCNP
3 18 (26.09%) CISSP
4 17 (24.64%) Security Cleared
5 14 (20.29%) CCIE
6 10 (14.49%) Degree
6 10 (14.49%) DV Cleared
7 9 (13.04%) CISA
7 9 (13.04%) CISM
8 8 (11.59%) GCIA
9 7 (10.14%) FFIEC
9 7 (10.14%) GCED
9 7 (10.14%) GCIH
9 7 (10.14%) GIAC
9 7 (10.14%) GREM
9 7 (10.14%) GSEC
9 7 (10.14%) SANS
9 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
10 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (5.80%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 7 (10.14%) NIST
1 7 (10.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.90%) Docker
3 2 (2.90%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.45%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) WSUS
2 3 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (4.35%) Nessus
3 2 (2.90%) Ansible
3 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.90%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.90%) Packer
3 2 (2.90%) Terraform
4 1 (1.45%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.45%) Icinga
4 1 (1.45%) Kibana
4 1 (1.45%) logstash
4 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.45%) Puppet
4 1 (1.45%) QRadar
4 1 (1.45%) RANCID
4 1 (1.45%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (75.36%) Cisco
2 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.14%) VMware
4 6 (8.70%) Citrix
5 5 (7.25%) ForeScout
5 5 (7.25%) Splunk
6 4 (5.80%) Avaya
6 4 (5.80%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.35%) F5
7 3 (4.35%) Juniper
7 3 (4.35%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.35%) Polycom
7 3 (4.35%) Tandberg
8 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.90%) Meraki
8 2 (2.90%) Veeam
9 1 (1.45%) Dell
9 1 (1.45%) Genesys
9 1 (1.45%) HP
9 1 (1.45%) Nortel