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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 287 290 235
Rank change year-on-year +3 -55  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 115 137 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.61% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.43% 3.54% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 87 123
Median daily rate £350 £275 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -14.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £196 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £476 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £290 £300
% change year-on-year +7.75% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 15
Median hourly rate £24.50 £30.25 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.00% +37.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £20.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.45 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.94 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +21.65% -2.38%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3355 3870 3617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.21% 17.35% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2274 2732 2371
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 49 88
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.85 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing CCNA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 18 £110 -64.82% 11
Croydon +11 4 £450 -7.21% 1
Bromley - 2 £325 -
New Malden - 2 - -
Hillingdon -1 1 £315 +14.54%
Greenwich - 1 £140 -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 249 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 186 (74.70%) Cisco
3 147 (59.04%) CCNP
4 126 (50.60%) Firewall
5 101 (40.56%) WAN
6 85 (34.14%) LAN
7 74 (29.72%) Windows
8 71 (28.51%) Wireless
9 64 (25.70%) TCP/IP
10 60 (24.10%) VMware
11 57 (22.89%) Microsoft
12 53 (21.29%) Windows Server
13 51 (20.48%) ITIL
13 51 (20.48%) Active Directory
14 50 (20.08%) MPLS
14 50 (20.08%) BGP
15 46 (18.47%) Microsoft Certification
15 46 (18.47%) VPN
16 45 (18.07%) Finance
17 44 (17.67%) Juniper
17 44 (17.67%) OSPF
18 41 (16.47%) CCIE
18 41 (16.47%) Linux
19 40 (16.06%) MCSE
19 40 (16.06%) CheckPoint
20 38 (15.26%) Network Security
21 37 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
22 36 (14.46%) VLAN
22 36 (14.46%) Data Centre
23 35 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure

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 30 (12.05%) MS Exchange
2 19 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (4.42%) Skype for Business
5 7 (2.81%) IIS
6 6 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.01%) Apache
8 3 (1.20%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.20%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.40%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.44%) Office 365
2 21 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.41%) IaaS
5 5 (2.01%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.20%) PaaS
7 3 (1.20%) SaaS
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 126 (50.60%) Firewall
2 101 (40.56%) WAN
3 85 (34.14%) LAN
4 71 (28.51%) Wireless
5 64 (25.70%) TCP/IP
6 50 (20.08%) BGP
6 50 (20.08%) MPLS
7 46 (18.47%) VPN
8 44 (17.67%) OSPF
9 38 (15.26%) Network Security
10 36 (14.46%) VLAN
11 34 (13.65%) Cisco ASA
12 31 (12.45%) DNS
12 31 (12.45%) SAN
12 31 (12.45%) VoIP
13 23 (9.24%) DHCP
14 20 (8.03%) Ethernet
15 17 (6.83%) Internet
16 16 (6.43%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (6.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.01%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (2.01%) MySQL
2 5 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.40%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.40%) QlikView
5 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.20%) CruiseControl
2 3 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.20%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 45 (18.07%) Finance
2 15 (6.02%) Banking
3 11 (4.42%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.01%) Retail
5 4 (1.61%) Advertising
5 4 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.20%) French Language
6 3 (1.20%) Marketing
7 2 (0.80%) Back Office
7 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.80%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) German Language
8 1 (0.40%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 93 (37.35%) Network Engineer
2 37 (14.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 30 (12.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 27 (10.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (8.84%) Support Engineer
6 20 (8.03%) Analyst
7 18 (7.23%) Architect
8 12 (4.82%) Cisco Analyst
8 12 (4.82%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 12 (4.82%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (4.42%) Administrator
9 11 (4.42%) Network Support
10 10 (4.02%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (4.02%) Network Analyst
10 10 (4.02%) Support Analyst
11 9 (3.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 9 (3.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 8 (3.21%) LAN Engineer
12 8 (3.21%) LAN/WAN Engineer
12 8 (3.21%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.04%) 802.1X
2 7 (2.81%) XMPP
3 6 (2.41%) Web Services
4 3 (1.20%) .NET
4 3 (1.20%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.20%) LAMP
4 3 (1.20%) libvirt
4 3 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (1.20%) WAP
4 3 (1.20%) WCF
4 3 (1.20%) WF
5 1 (0.40%) OAuth
5 1 (0.40%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.46%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.43%) Clustering
4 11 (4.42%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.61%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.81%) Replication
6 7 (2.81%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.01%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.61%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.61%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.20%) RSA SecurID
9 3 (1.20%) Social Network
10 2 (0.80%) CMDB
10 2 (0.80%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.80%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.80%) MPEG
10 2 (0.80%) Social Media
10 2 (0.80%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 74 (29.72%) Windows
2 53 (21.29%) Windows Server
3 41 (16.47%) Linux
4 37 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (10.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (6.43%) Windows 7
8 10 (4.02%) Unix
9 8 (3.21%) Windows 10
10 7 (2.81%) SUSE
11 6 (2.41%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.20%) Android
13 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.80%) Solaris
14 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.80%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.40%) CatOS
15 1 (0.40%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (20.48%) ITIL
2 27 (10.84%) Load Balancing
3 26 (10.44%) Migration
4 19 (7.63%) Network Management
5 16 (6.43%) Network Design
6 15 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (5.62%) Information Security
8 12 (4.82%) Project Management
8 12 (4.82%) Time Management
9 11 (4.42%) Problem Management
10 10 (4.02%) Virtual Environments
11 9 (3.61%) Network Architecture
11 9 (3.61%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (3.61%) Service Management
12 8 (3.21%) High Availability
13 7 (2.81%) Change Management
13 7 (2.81%) TOGAF
13 7 (2.81%) Vulnerability Management
14 6 (2.41%) Configuration Management
14 6 (2.41%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.43%) PowerShell
2 17 (6.83%) SQL
3 9 (3.61%) Python
4 6 (2.41%) Bash Shell
4 6 (2.41%) Perl
5 5 (2.01%) Java
6 4 (1.61%) C
6 4 (1.61%) C#
7 2 (0.80%) VBScript
8 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 249 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 147 (59.04%) CCNP
3 46 (18.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (16.47%) CCIE
5 40 (16.06%) MCSE
6 25 (10.04%) Security Cleared
7 20 (8.03%) JNCIA
8 18 (7.23%) CCDP
9 17 (6.83%) SC Cleared
10 15 (6.02%) CCDA
10 15 (6.02%) CISSP
11 13 (5.22%) Degree
12 12 (4.82%) MCITP
13 11 (4.42%) JNCIS
14 10 (4.02%) CCSA
15 9 (3.61%) CCVP
15 9 (3.61%) JNCIP
15 9 (3.61%) MCSA
16 7 (2.81%) MCP
17 6 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.81%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.41%) SLA
3 4 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.80%) QA
5 1 (0.40%) BS7799
5 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 51 (20.48%) Active Directory
2 35 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (11.65%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (3.21%) XenApp
6 7 (2.81%) KVM
6 7 (2.81%) vSphere
7 5 (2.01%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.01%) XenServer
8 4 (1.61%) NFS
8 4 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.20%) iptables
10 2 (0.80%) Firmware
10 2 (0.80%) vCloud
10 2 (0.80%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.40%) Postfix
11 1 (0.40%) Squid
11 1 (0.40%) Xen
11 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (6.83%) Cisco UCCX
2 12 (4.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (3.61%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (2.81%) SCCM
5 6 (2.41%) FortiGate
5 6 (2.41%) Puppet
6 5 (2.01%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.61%) Cisco UCCE
7 4 (1.61%) Nagios
7 4 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.61%) SCOM
8 3 (1.20%) Ansible
8 3 (1.20%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (1.20%) HAProxy
8 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (1.20%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.80%) OpenView
10 1 (0.40%) AppManager
10 1 (0.40%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 186 (74.70%) Cisco
2 60 (24.10%) VMware
3 57 (22.89%) Microsoft
4 44 (17.67%) Juniper
5 40 (16.06%) CheckPoint
6 34 (13.65%) Citrix
7 25 (10.04%) SolarWinds
8 24 (9.64%) HP
8 24 (9.64%) Palo Alto
9 16 (6.43%) Fortinet
10 15 (6.02%) Red Hat
11 13 (5.22%) Dell
11 13 (5.22%) F5
12 12 (4.82%) Arista
13 10 (4.02%) Aruba
13 10 (4.02%) NetApp
14 8 (3.21%) Infoblox
14 8 (3.21%) Remedy
15 7 (2.81%) Avaya
15 7 (2.81%) Nortel
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