Period
to 11 December 2019

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 11 December 2019 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
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 347 418 464
Rank change year-on-year +71 +46 -116
Contract jobs citing CCNA 190 227 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.56% 0.48% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.22% 2.98% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 157 99
London median daily rate £375 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +19.72% -5.33%
10th Percentile £176 £239 £180
90th Percentile £550 £540 £488
England median daily rate £370 £388 £325
% change year-on-year -4.52% +19.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 11
London median hourly rate £33.88 £28.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.86% +21.28% -9.18%
10th Percentile £21.91 £25.75 £16.25
90th Percentile £49.88 £34.40 £35.00
England median hourly rate £33.00 £27.50 £25.69
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.05% -6.58%

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 5,895 7,626 8,118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.26% 16.19% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,992 4,899 5,429
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £465 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 194 171
London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.04 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.59% +11.81% +10.26%
10th Percentile £16.08 £13.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £54.36 £48.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -1.96%

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 11 December 2019.

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 11 December 2019.

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 11 December 2019. 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 +27 27 £375 -11.76% 17
West London +25 18 £300 +2.56% 15
South London +51 10 £393 -30.22% 4
East London +37 2 £250 -47.81% 5
North London - 1 - - 5
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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.

1 190 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 149 (78.42%) Cisco
3 102 (53.68%) CCNP
4 89 (46.84%) Firewall
5 63 (33.16%) LAN
6 60 (31.58%) WAN
7 49 (25.79%) VMware
8 48 (25.26%) Windows
9 41 (21.58%) Palo Alto
10 40 (21.05%) Network Security
10 40 (21.05%) TCP/IP
11 38 (20.00%) BGP
12 37 (19.47%) Juniper
13 35 (18.42%) VPN
14 34 (17.89%) Microsoft
14 34 (17.89%) OSPF
14 34 (17.89%) Wireless
15 33 (17.37%) CCIE
16 31 (16.32%) Cisco Nexus
17 30 (15.79%) Finance
18 29 (15.26%) Data Centre
19 28 (14.74%) Linux
19 28 (14.74%) CheckPoint
19 28 (14.74%) MPLS
20 27 (14.21%) ITIL
21 26 (13.68%) DNS
21 26 (13.68%) EIGRP
21 26 (13.68%) Security Cleared
21 26 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
22 25 (13.16%) SC Cleared

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 9 (4.74%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (3.16%) IIS
2 6 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.11%) Apache
5 3 (1.58%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.53%) nginx
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.68%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.89%) Azure
2 12 (6.32%) Office 365
3 11 (5.79%) AWS
4 4 (2.11%) GCP
5 3 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.05%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 2 (1.05%) IaaS
7 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.53%) G Suite
7 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (46.84%) Firewall
2 63 (33.16%) LAN
3 60 (31.58%) WAN
4 40 (21.05%) Network Security
4 40 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 38 (20.00%) BGP
6 35 (18.42%) VPN
7 34 (17.89%) OSPF
7 34 (17.89%) Wireless
8 31 (16.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 28 (14.74%) MPLS
10 26 (13.68%) DNS
10 26 (13.68%) EIGRP
11 24 (12.63%) Ethernet
12 22 (11.58%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (10.53%) DHCP
14 19 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
14 19 (10.00%) VoIP
15 17 (8.95%) Wireshark
16 16 (8.42%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.53%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.53%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.53%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.53%) Hudson
4 1 (0.53%) JIRA
4 1 (0.53%) Postman
4 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (15.79%) Finance
2 21 (11.05%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.84%) Banking
4 10 (5.26%) Front Office
5 9 (4.74%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.16%) Marketing
6 6 (3.16%) Retail
7 5 (2.63%) Electronics
7 5 (2.63%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.63%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.63%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.58%) Law
9 2 (1.05%) Norwegian Language
9 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.53%) Advertising
10 1 (0.53%) French Language
10 1 (0.53%) Legal
10 1 (0.53%) Local Government
10 1 (0.53%) Police
Job Titles
1 96 (50.53%) Network Engineer
2 19 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (8.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (7.89%) Architect
4 15 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (7.37%) Analyst
5 14 (7.37%) Support Engineer
6 11 (5.79%) Firewall Engineer
7 9 (4.74%) IP Network Engineer
7 9 (4.74%) Network Security Engineer
7 9 (4.74%) Security Engineer
8 8 (4.21%) Juniper Engineer
9 7 (3.68%) Design Engineer
9 7 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.68%) Network Architect
9 7 (3.68%) Network Support
9 7 (3.68%) Voice Engineer
9 7 (3.68%) WAN Engineer
10 6 (3.16%) Data Network Engineer
11 5 (2.63%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.95%) 802.1X
2 8 (4.21%) .NET
3 4 (2.11%) Web Services
4 3 (1.58%) LDAP
5 2 (1.05%) REST
6 1 (0.53%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.53%) JSON
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.53%) SAML
6 1 (0.53%) SOAP
6 1 (0.53%) XML
6 1 (0.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.26%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.32%) Fibre Optics
3 8 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.63%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.11%) CMDB
5 4 (2.11%) e-Health
5 4 (2.11%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.58%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.53%) CCTV
8 1 (0.53%) FMCG
8 1 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.53%) LIMS
8 1 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.53%) NHS
8 1 (0.53%) PACS
8 1 (0.53%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (25.26%) Windows
2 28 (14.74%) Linux
3 23 (12.11%) Windows Server
4 17 (8.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (8.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (4.21%) CentOS
7 8 (4.21%) SUSE
8 7 (3.68%) Unix
8 7 (3.68%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.11%) Check Point GAiA
10 3 (1.58%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.05%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.53%) Android
12 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.21%) ITIL
2 25 (13.16%) Migration
3 23 (12.11%) Network Design
4 17 (8.95%) Network Architecture
5 16 (8.42%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (8.42%) Service Delivery
6 15 (7.89%) Change Management
6 15 (7.89%) Network Management
6 15 (7.89%) Project Management
7 13 (6.84%) Computer Science
8 12 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (6.32%) Incident Management
9 11 (5.79%) Project Delivery
10 10 (5.26%) DevOps
10 10 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (5.26%) SIEM
11 9 (4.74%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (4.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 8 (4.21%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (4.21%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.95%) SQL
2 11 (5.79%) Perl
3 10 (5.26%) Python
4 9 (4.74%) C++
5 7 (3.68%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.58%) Java
7 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.53%) C
8 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 190 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (53.68%) CCNP
3 33 (17.37%) CCIE
4 26 (13.68%) Security Cleared
5 25 (13.16%) SC Cleared
6 18 (9.47%) CCDA
6 18 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (8.42%) CCENT
8 15 (7.89%) Degree
9 14 (7.37%) CCDP
10 13 (6.84%) Computer Science Degree
10 13 (6.84%) MCSE
11 12 (6.32%) JNCIP
12 10 (5.26%) JNCIA
13 9 (4.74%) Network+ Certification
14 8 (4.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (4.21%) JNCIS
15 7 (3.68%) MCP
16 6 (3.16%) BC Cleared
16 6 (3.16%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.68%) NIST
2 5 (2.63%) SLA
3 3 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.53%) GDPR
4 1 (0.53%) HL7
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (11.05%) Active Directory
3 14 (7.37%) VMware NSX
4 10 (5.26%) vSphere
5 8 (4.21%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.21%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.63%) XenApp
7 4 (2.11%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (6.32%) Puppet
2 10 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (4.74%) vCenter Server
4 8 (4.21%) Cacti
4 8 (4.21%) FortiGate
4 8 (4.21%) Nagios
4 8 (4.21%) ZABBIX
5 6 (3.16%) Ansible
6 5 (2.63%) SCCM
7 4 (2.11%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.11%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (1.58%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (1.58%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (1.58%) Terraform
8 3 (1.58%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 2 (1.05%) Amdocs OSS
9 2 (1.05%) SCOM
9 2 (1.05%) WSUS
10 1 (0.53%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 149 (78.42%) Cisco
2 49 (25.79%) VMware
3 41 (21.58%) Palo Alto
4 37 (19.47%) Juniper
5 34 (17.89%) Microsoft
6 28 (14.74%) CheckPoint
7 21 (11.05%) F5
8 18 (9.47%) Dell
9 15 (7.89%) Fortinet
10 12 (6.32%) Citrix
10 12 (6.32%) Meraki
10 12 (6.32%) Remedy
10 12 (6.32%) SolarWinds
11 9 (4.74%) NetApp
12 8 (4.21%) EMC
12 8 (4.21%) NetScout
12 8 (4.21%) Red Hat
13 7 (3.68%) HP
14 5 (2.63%) CA
14 5 (2.63%) McAfee