Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 456 330 332
Rank change year-on-year -126 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing CCNA 186 292 305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.66% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.32% 3.83% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 210 211
London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -5.80%
10th Percentile £178 £200 £200
90th Percentile £485 £538 £575
England median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 9
London median hourly rate £23.50 £25.88 £28.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.18% -9.70% +38.10%
10th Percentile £10.63 £16.16 £14.45
90th Percentile £34.65 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £25.69 £26.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year -3.96% +12.63% +18.75%

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 8005 7621 7600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.96% 17.14% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5340 4921 5056
London median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £258
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 120 130
London median hourly rate £21.50 £19.56 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.93% -3.42% +15.71%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.36 £12.02
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.84 £47.83
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.37% +25.00%

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 December 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 16 December 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 16 December 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 -22 32 £338 -20.59% 3
West London -17 18 £350 -7.89% 5
South London -39 7 £338 -10.30%
East London -14 3 £300 +9.09% 7
North London - 2 £288 -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 186 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 134 (72.04%) Cisco
3 69 (37.10%) Firewall
4 68 (36.56%) CCNP
5 54 (29.03%) Wireless
6 48 (25.81%) LAN
6 48 (25.81%) WAN
7 46 (24.73%) Windows
8 45 (24.19%) Microsoft
9 36 (19.35%) Juniper
10 35 (18.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 35 (18.82%) TCP/IP
11 34 (18.28%) Finance
11 34 (18.28%) VMware
12 32 (17.20%) Active Directory
13 31 (16.67%) CheckPoint
13 31 (16.67%) Data Centre
14 30 (16.13%) MPLS
14 30 (16.13%) VPN
15 26 (13.98%) BGP
16 25 (13.44%) MCSE
16 25 (13.44%) VMware Infrastructure
17 24 (12.90%) ITIL
18 23 (12.37%) Linux
18 23 (12.37%) CCIE
18 23 (12.37%) Office 365
19 22 (11.83%) Windows Server
20 21 (11.29%) DNS
20 21 (11.29%) Degree
20 21 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure

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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 18 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (3.23%) IIS
3 4 (2.15%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.54%) Apache
5 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (7.53%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.38%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Eikon
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.54%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.37%) Office 365
2 21 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (5.38%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.08%) IaaS
6 1 (0.54%) GitHub
6 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.54%) SaaS
6 1 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.54%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 69 (37.10%) Firewall
2 54 (29.03%) Wireless
3 48 (25.81%) LAN
3 48 (25.81%) WAN
4 35 (18.82%) TCP/IP
5 30 (16.13%) MPLS
5 30 (16.13%) VPN
6 26 (13.98%) BGP
7 21 (11.29%) DNS
8 20 (10.75%) VLAN
9 19 (10.22%) OSPF
9 19 (10.22%) VoIP
10 17 (9.14%) Cisco Wireless
10 17 (9.14%) Internet
10 17 (9.14%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (8.06%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (7.53%) DHCP
12 14 (7.53%) Network Security
12 14 (7.53%) WLAN
13 13 (6.99%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.61%) Big Data
2 3 (1.61%) MySQL
3 2 (1.08%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (18.28%) Finance
2 19 (10.22%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.76%) Banking
4 3 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.08%) Advertising
5 2 (1.08%) Electronics
5 2 (1.08%) Marketing
6 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.54%) German Language
6 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Legal
6 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (45.70%) Network Engineer
2 45 (24.19%) Cisco Engineer
3 32 (17.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 22 (11.83%) Support Engineer
5 16 (8.60%) Analyst
5 16 (8.60%) Voice Engineer
6 15 (8.06%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 13 (6.99%) Network Support
8 12 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
9 11 (5.91%) Network Analyst
10 10 (5.38%) Cisco Support
10 10 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (4.30%) Firewall Engineer
12 7 (3.76%) IT Support
12 7 (3.76%) Voice Network Engineer
12 7 (3.76%) Wireless Engineer
13 6 (3.23%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
13 6 (3.23%) Cisco Support Engineer
13 6 (3.23%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
13 6 (3.23%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.84%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.61%) LAMP
3 2 (1.08%) Web Services
3 2 (1.08%) XMPP
4 1 (0.54%) VML
4 1 (0.54%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.60%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.91%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.76%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Licensing
7 5 (2.69%) Hedge funds
8 4 (2.15%) FMCG
8 4 (2.15%) IVR
9 3 (1.61%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.61%) Clustering
9 3 (1.61%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.08%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.08%) Handset
10 2 (1.08%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.08%) Replication
10 2 (1.08%) Social Media
11 1 (0.54%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.54%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 46 (24.73%) Windows
2 23 (12.37%) Linux
3 22 (11.83%) Windows Server
4 16 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (6.45%) Windows 7
7 9 (4.84%) Windows 10
8 7 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (3.23%) Unix
9 6 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.61%) CentOS
10 3 (1.61%) Debian
10 3 (1.61%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.08%) Android
11 2 (1.08%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.08%) SUSE
11 2 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.08%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (12.90%) ITIL
2 17 (9.14%) Network Design
3 14 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (6.99%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (6.99%) Incident Management
4 13 (6.99%) Migration
4 13 (6.99%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (5.91%) Asset Management
6 10 (5.38%) Change Control
7 9 (4.84%) Problem Management
7 9 (4.84%) Service Delivery
8 8 (4.30%) Network Management
8 8 (4.30%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (4.30%) Time Management
9 7 (3.76%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (3.76%) Change Management
9 7 (3.76%) Information Security
9 7 (3.76%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (3.76%) Project Management
10 6 (3.23%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.38%) PowerShell
2 7 (3.76%) SQL
3 6 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.69%) Perl
5 4 (2.15%) VBScript
6 3 (1.61%) AWK
6 3 (1.61%) C
6 3 (1.61%) sed
7 2 (1.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.08%) Python
8 1 (0.54%) Java
8 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 186 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (36.56%) CCNP
3 35 (18.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (13.44%) MCSE
5 23 (12.37%) CCIE
6 21 (11.29%) Degree
7 16 (8.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (7.53%) JNCIA
9 11 (5.91%) CCVP
9 11 (5.91%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (5.38%) MCP
10 10 (5.38%) Security Cleared
11 9 (4.84%) CWNA
12 8 (4.30%) JNCIS
12 8 (4.30%) MCSA
13 7 (3.76%) CISSP
13 7 (3.76%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (3.23%) CCDP
14 6 (3.23%) CCSA
14 6 (3.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.99%) SLA
2 5 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) COBIT
3 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.54%) GDPR
3 1 (0.54%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (17.20%) Active Directory
2 25 (13.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.38%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.76%) XenApp
6 3 (1.61%) XenServer
7 2 (1.08%) NFS
7 2 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.08%) VMware NSX
7 2 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.08%) vSphere
8 1 (0.54%) Docker
8 1 (0.54%) Firmware
8 1 (0.54%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (10.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (4.30%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (4.30%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (3.76%) Backup Exec
3 7 (3.76%) NetBackup
4 6 (3.23%) SCCM
5 5 (2.69%) Nagios
6 4 (2.15%) Ansible
7 3 (1.61%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.61%) WSUS
8 2 (1.08%) Cacti
8 2 (1.08%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (1.08%) EdgeSight
8 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.54%) HP NNM
9 1 (0.54%) Netcool
9 1 (0.54%) Salt
9 1 (0.54%) vMotion
Vendors
1 134 (72.04%) Cisco
2 45 (24.19%) Microsoft
3 36 (19.35%) Juniper
4 34 (18.28%) VMware
5 31 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 20 (10.75%) Citrix
7 14 (7.53%) HP
8 13 (6.99%) Palo Alto
9 11 (5.91%) Red Box
10 10 (5.38%) SolarWinds
10 10 (5.38%) Sophos
11 9 (4.84%) Aruba
11 9 (4.84%) Veeam
12 8 (4.30%) Avaya
13 7 (3.76%) NetApp
14 6 (3.23%) Red Hat
15 5 (2.69%) Dell
15 5 (2.69%) F5
15 5 (2.69%) Riverbed
15 5 (2.69%) Symantec