Period
to 23 October 2017

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 October 2017 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 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 441 324 329
Rank change year-on-year -117 +5 -15
Contract jobs citing CCNA 174 324 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.73% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.31% 4.22% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 220 195
London median daily rate £375 £388 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +23.02% -10.00%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £169
90th Percentile £500 £575 £575
England median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year - +4.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 12
London median hourly rate £35.00 £34.75 £29.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.72% +19.00% +32.74%
10th Percentile £21.50 £15.96 £11.65
90th Percentile £51.50 £50.00 £105.00
England median hourly rate £32.75 £25.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +28.43% +13.33% +4.65%

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 7529 7686 7368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.55% 17.35% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4993 4987 4868
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 103 152
London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% -3.83% +9.76%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.35 £12.04
90th Percentile £47.83 £49.84 £52.17
England median hourly rate £25.92 £25.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.63% +13.33% +15.38%

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 October 2017.

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 October 2017.

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 October 2017. 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 -32 25 £375 -11.76% 8
West London -2 12 £350 -8.20% 11
South London -19 9 £300 -18.64% 1
East London -15 7 £325 +13.04% 3
North London -6 4 £500 -9.09%
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 174 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 133 (76.44%) Cisco
3 84 (48.28%) CCNP
4 71 (40.80%) Firewall
5 52 (29.89%) WAN
6 51 (29.31%) LAN
7 50 (28.74%) Windows
8 42 (24.14%) Wireless
9 35 (20.11%) Juniper
10 34 (19.54%) Microsoft
10 34 (19.54%) Finance
10 34 (19.54%) VMware
11 33 (18.97%) CheckPoint
12 29 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 29 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 29 (16.67%) Linux
13 28 (16.09%) Cisco CUCM
14 26 (14.94%) VPN
14 26 (14.94%) Active Directory
15 25 (14.37%) Data Centre
16 24 (13.79%) Windows Server
16 24 (13.79%) DNS
16 24 (13.79%) MPLS
17 23 (13.22%) VLAN
17 23 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (12.64%) BGP
18 22 (12.64%) VoIP
19 21 (12.07%) ITIL
19 21 (12.07%) Migration
20 20 (11.49%) MCSE

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 16 (9.20%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.30%) IIS
3 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 8 (4.60%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Eikon
1 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.57%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.92%) Office 365
2 13 (7.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.30%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.72%) SaaS
6 2 (1.15%) IaaS
7 1 (0.57%) GitHub
7 1 (0.57%) PaaS
7 1 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 71 (40.80%) Firewall
2 52 (29.89%) WAN
3 51 (29.31%) LAN
4 42 (24.14%) Wireless
5 29 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 26 (14.94%) VPN
7 24 (13.79%) DNS
7 24 (13.79%) MPLS
8 23 (13.22%) VLAN
9 22 (12.64%) BGP
9 22 (12.64%) VoIP
10 20 (11.49%) EIGRP
11 19 (10.92%) DHCP
12 18 (10.34%) Ethernet
12 18 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (9.77%) Network Security
14 16 (9.20%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (9.20%) SAN
15 15 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (8.62%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.02%) Big Data
3 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.30%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.72%) MySQL
5 3 (1.72%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.15%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (19.54%) Finance
2 16 (9.20%) Banking
3 11 (6.32%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.17%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.87%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.30%) Retail
7 2 (1.15%) Electronics
7 2 (1.15%) Marketing
8 1 (0.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
8 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (43.68%) Network Engineer
2 43 (24.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 34 (19.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 19 (10.92%) Support Engineer
5 18 (10.34%) Voice Engineer
6 12 (6.90%) Cisco Support
7 11 (6.32%) Architect
7 11 (6.32%) Security Engineer
8 9 (5.17%) Network Support
8 9 (5.17%) Network Support Engineer
8 9 (5.17%) Wireless Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) Analyst
9 8 (4.60%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) Senior Network Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) Wireless Network Engineer
10 7 (4.02%) Administrator
10 7 (4.02%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 7 (4.02%) Network Security Engineer
10 7 (4.02%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.02%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.87%) Web Services
3 3 (1.72%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (1.72%) LAMP
3 3 (1.72%) Middleware
4 2 (1.15%) XMPP
5 1 (0.57%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.57%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.37%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.02%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.02%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.45%) Clustering
5 5 (2.87%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.30%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.72%) FMCG
7 3 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.72%) NHS
8 2 (1.15%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (1.15%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.15%) Social Media
9 1 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.57%) PKI
9 1 (0.57%) Replication
9 1 (0.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 50 (28.74%) Windows
2 29 (16.67%) Linux
3 24 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 16 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.75%) Unix
5 10 (5.75%) Windows 7
6 9 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.45%) SUSE
8 6 (3.45%) Windows 10
9 5 (2.87%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.30%) CentOS
10 4 (2.30%) Solaris
11 3 (1.72%) Debian
11 3 (1.72%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.15%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.15%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.57%) AIX
13 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.07%) ITIL
1 21 (12.07%) Migration
2 17 (9.77%) Network Design
3 11 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (5.17%) Asset Management
5 9 (5.17%) DevOps
6 8 (4.60%) Information Security
6 8 (4.60%) Network Management
7 7 (4.02%) Change Management
7 7 (4.02%) Network Architecture
7 7 (4.02%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (2.87%) High Availability
8 5 (2.87%) Incident Management
8 5 (2.87%) ITIL V3
8 5 (2.87%) PRINCE2
8 5 (2.87%) Programme Management
8 5 (2.87%) TOGAF
9 4 (2.30%) Problem Management
9 4 (2.30%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.47%) SQL
2 9 (5.17%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.45%) Perl
4 4 (2.30%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.72%) Python
6 2 (1.15%) C
6 2 (1.15%) Java
6 2 (1.15%) VBScript
7 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 174 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (48.28%) CCNP
3 29 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (11.49%) CCIE
4 20 (11.49%) MCSE
5 17 (9.77%) Security Cleared
6 13 (7.47%) JNCIA
7 12 (6.90%) Degree
7 12 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (6.32%) JNCIS
9 10 (5.75%) CCSA
9 10 (5.75%) JNCIP
10 9 (5.17%) CCDA
10 9 (5.17%) CISSP
11 8 (4.60%) DV Cleared
11 8 (4.60%) SC Cleared
12 7 (4.02%) CCVP
12 7 (4.02%) CISM
12 7 (4.02%) CWNA
13 6 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.02%) SLA
2 3 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.57%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.57%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (14.94%) Active Directory
2 23 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.32%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (5.75%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.02%) XenApp
6 4 (2.30%) vSphere
7 3 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.57%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.57%) Firmware
9 1 (0.57%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.57%) NFS
9 1 (0.57%) vCloud
9 1 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.57%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (16.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (5.75%) SCCM
3 9 (5.17%) Cisco UCCX
4 7 (4.02%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (2.87%) SCOM
6 4 (2.30%) Ansible
6 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.72%) Nagios
7 3 (1.72%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.72%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.72%) WSUS
8 2 (1.15%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.15%) Cacti
8 2 (1.15%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.57%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.57%) Puppet
9 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 133 (76.44%) Cisco
2 35 (20.11%) Juniper
3 34 (19.54%) Microsoft
3 34 (19.54%) VMware
4 33 (18.97%) CheckPoint
5 20 (11.49%) Citrix
6 16 (9.20%) HP
6 16 (9.20%) SolarWinds
7 13 (7.47%) Red Hat
8 11 (6.32%) Riverbed
9 9 (5.17%) Aruba
9 9 (5.17%) F5
9 9 (5.17%) Palo Alto
10 8 (4.60%) Dell
10 8 (4.60%) Fortinet
10 8 (4.60%) Red Box
11 6 (3.45%) NetApp
11 6 (3.45%) Sonus
11 6 (3.45%) Sophos
11 6 (3.45%) Splunk