Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 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
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 433 310 395
Rank change year-on-year -123 +85 +16
Contract jobs citing CCNA 127 67 175
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.47% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.28% 2.33% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 42 120
10th Percentile £231 £267 £212
25th Percentile £325 £331 £273
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £463 £375
Median % change year-on-year -8.11% +23.33% -16.67%
75th Percentile £525 £584 £516
90th Percentile £675 £600 £575
England median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -10.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 8
10th Percentile £22.35 " £22.26
25th Percentile £28.00 " £22.48
Median hourly rate £37.80 - £40.13
75th Percentile £46.16 " £49.06
90th Percentile £47.95 " £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.17 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -52.08% -5.88% +85.79%

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 5,560 2,876 5,994
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.32% 20.02% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,687 2,065 4,174
10th Percentile £350 £313 £308
25th Percentile £431 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £545 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +9.00% - -
75th Percentile £638 £588 £600
90th Percentile £725 £675 £700
England median daily rate £500 £481 £470
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.29% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 32 96
10th Percentile £16.02 £18.01 £12.75
25th Percentile £20.79 £24.88 £20.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.75 £31.25
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +17.60% +38.89%
75th Percentile £49.31 £45.38 £50.00
90th Percentile £60.28 £54.88 £52.50
England median hourly rate £28.25 £31.61 £40.00
% change year-on-year -10.63% -20.98% +73.91%

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 28 October 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 28 October 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 28 October 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 -58 12 £413 -2.37% 25
South London - 9 £480 - 1
North London 0 1 £405 +27.36%
East London -15 1 £245 -58.30% 7
West London -19 1 - - 11
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (62.20%) Cisco
3 62 (48.82%) CCNP
4 43 (33.86%) Firewall
5 37 (29.13%) Social Skills
6 34 (26.77%) Azure
6 34 (26.77%) Windows
7 28 (22.05%) Telecoms
8 26 (20.47%) Network Security
9 25 (19.69%) Data Centre
10 24 (18.90%) VMware
10 24 (18.90%) ITIL
10 24 (18.90%) Microsoft
11 23 (18.11%) TCP/IP
11 23 (18.11%) DNS
11 23 (18.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (17.32%) Wireless
12 22 (17.32%) AWS
13 20 (15.75%) Cybersecurity
13 20 (15.75%) WAN
13 20 (15.75%) LAN
14 19 (14.96%) MCSE
14 19 (14.96%) VPN
14 19 (14.96%) Citrix
15 18 (14.17%) DHCP
15 18 (14.17%) CheckPoint
15 18 (14.17%) Computer Science
15 18 (14.17%) Windows Server
16 17 (13.39%) Palo Alto
16 17 (13.39%) Juniper

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 (4.72%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.15%) Confluence
3 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.79%) IIS
4 1 (0.79%) Mule
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.15%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 34 (26.77%) Azure
2 22 (17.32%) AWS
3 8 (6.30%) Microsoft 365
4 5 (3.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (3.94%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 5 (3.94%) IaaS
5 3 (2.36%) Azure Storage
5 3 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.57%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.79%) GCP
7 1 (0.79%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.79%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (33.86%) Firewall
2 26 (20.47%) Network Security
3 23 (18.11%) DNS
3 23 (18.11%) TCP/IP
4 22 (17.32%) Wireless
5 20 (15.75%) LAN
5 20 (15.75%) WAN
6 19 (14.96%) VPN
7 18 (14.17%) DHCP
8 14 (11.02%) Ethernet
9 13 (10.24%) VLAN
10 11 (8.66%) HTTP
10 11 (8.66%) VoIP
11 10 (7.87%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (7.87%) Internet
11 10 (7.87%) NetScaler
11 10 (7.87%) SAN
11 10 (7.87%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (7.09%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (7.09%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.72%) JIRA
2 4 (3.15%) Arsenale Dataplane
2 4 (3.15%) TestRail
3 2 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (29.13%) Social Skills
2 28 (22.05%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.87%) Banking
4 7 (5.51%) Finance
5 6 (4.72%) Presentation Skills
5 6 (4.72%) Public Sector
6 5 (3.94%) Documentation Skills
6 5 (3.94%) Influencing Skills
6 5 (3.94%) Law
7 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.57%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.57%) Legal
8 2 (1.57%) Marketing
8 2 (1.57%) Retail
9 1 (0.79%) Billing
9 1 (0.79%) Games
9 1 (0.79%) Local Government
9 1 (0.79%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.79%) Police
Job Titles
1 57 (44.88%) Network Engineer
2 18 (14.17%) Analyst
3 14 (11.02%) Security Engineer
4 13 (10.24%) Cisco Engineer
4 13 (10.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (9.45%) Architect
6 11 (8.66%) Network Security Engineer
7 9 (7.09%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) IP Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) IP Network Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) Senior IP Engineer
9 7 (5.51%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 7 (5.51%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (5.51%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) Senior IP Network Engineer
11 5 (3.94%) Azure Engineer
11 5 (3.94%) Network Analyst
11 5 (3.94%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.15%) RESTful
2 3 (2.36%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.69%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.51%) Replication
3 6 (4.72%) Fibre Optics
4 4 (3.15%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.15%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.15%) Device Driver
4 4 (3.15%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.15%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.36%) Cyberattack
5 3 (2.36%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.36%) NHS
5 3 (2.36%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.36%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (2.36%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.57%) CCTV
6 2 (1.57%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.57%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (1.57%) PMI
6 2 (1.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (26.77%) Windows
2 18 (14.17%) Windows Server
3 16 (12.60%) Linux
4 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (3.15%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (3.15%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.15%) Unix
6 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.36%) Android
7 3 (2.36%) Mac OS
7 3 (2.36%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.79%) CentOS
9 1 (0.79%) Solaris
9 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.90%) ITIL
2 20 (15.75%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (14.17%) Computer Science
4 14 (11.02%) Network Management
5 13 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (10.24%) Project Delivery
6 12 (9.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (7.87%) Migration
8 9 (7.09%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (6.30%) Inventory Management
9 8 (6.30%) ITIL V3
9 8 (6.30%) SIEM
10 7 (5.51%) Change Management
10 7 (5.51%) Cryptography
10 7 (5.51%) Load Balancing
10 7 (5.51%) Performance Management
11 6 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (4.72%) Network Security Management
11 6 (4.72%) Project Management
11 6 (4.72%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.81%) Python
2 9 (7.09%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.72%) Java
4 5 (3.94%) C
4 5 (3.94%) Go
5 4 (3.15%) C++
5 4 (3.15%) Rust
6 3 (2.36%) C#
7 2 (1.57%) SQL
8 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 127 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (48.82%) CCNP
3 23 (18.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (14.96%) MCSE
5 16 (12.60%) CISSP
6 14 (11.02%) CCIE
7 11 (8.66%) Degree
7 11 (8.66%) JNCIA
7 11 (8.66%) Security Cleared
8 10 (7.87%) SC Cleared
9 9 (7.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (6.30%) AWS Certification
10 8 (6.30%) MCSA
11 6 (4.72%) CCSA
11 6 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
12 5 (3.94%) CCDA
12 5 (3.94%) CCENT
12 5 (3.94%) CISM
12 5 (3.94%) JNCIP
12 5 (3.94%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.02%) SLA
2 3 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.79%) GMP
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.79%) NIST
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 14 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (10.24%) Active Directory
3 10 (7.87%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (7.09%) XenApp
5 4 (3.15%) Docker
5 4 (3.15%) iptables
5 4 (3.15%) KVM
5 4 (3.15%) vSphere
5 4 (3.15%) Xen
6 3 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (1.57%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.57%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.79%) Firmware
8 1 (0.79%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (5.51%) SCCM
2 5 (3.94%) SCOM
2 5 (3.94%) ZABBIX
3 4 (3.15%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.36%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (2.36%) PowerCLI
4 3 (2.36%) QRadar
4 3 (2.36%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.57%) Ansible
5 2 (1.57%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.57%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.79%) CASB
6 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.79%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.79%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 79 (62.20%) Cisco
2 24 (18.90%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.90%) VMware
3 19 (14.96%) Citrix
4 18 (14.17%) CheckPoint
5 17 (13.39%) Juniper
5 17 (13.39%) Palo Alto
6 14 (11.02%) SolarWinds
7 12 (9.45%) Splunk
8 8 (6.30%) HP
9 7 (5.51%) F5
9 7 (5.51%) Fortinet
9 7 (5.51%) Meraki
10 6 (4.72%) Dell
10 6 (4.72%) McAfee
11 5 (3.94%) Symantec
11 5 (3.94%) Veeam
12 4 (3.15%) Aruba
12 4 (3.15%) MikroTik
12 4 (3.15%) Ruckus Wireless