Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 415 385 358
Rank change year-on-year -30 -27 -43
Contract jobs citing CCNA 173 258 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.57% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.69% 3.30% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 175 145
London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% +1.45%
10th Percentile £250 £200 £163
90th Percentile £538 £722 £498
England median daily rate £360 £338 £338
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 9
London median hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -20.00% -41.86%
10th Percentile £28.50 £10.00 £19.58
90th Percentile £33.95 £20.40 £50.00
England median hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £25.44
% change year-on-year +50.00% -21.38% +1.75%

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 6,421 7,830 6,720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.93% 17.17% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,116 5,046 4,550
London median daily rate £510 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £300
90th Percentile £689 £675 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 219 133
London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.79% -14.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £15.06 £14.00 £13.35
90th Percentile £60.00 £48.35 £50.00
England median hourly rate £33.40 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +33.60% -16.67% +9.09%

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

CCNA
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

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in London over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in London

CCNA
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

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 21 May 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 +6 34 £330 -9.03% 3
West London +26 23 £385 +18.46% 6
East London -18 1 £375 - 2
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 173 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 143 (82.66%) Cisco
3 87 (50.29%) CCNP
4 80 (46.24%) Firewall
5 57 (32.95%) WAN
6 54 (31.21%) LAN
7 50 (28.90%) VPN
8 45 (26.01%) BGP
8 45 (26.01%) Data Centre
9 40 (23.12%) Wireless
10 37 (21.39%) CCIE
11 36 (20.81%) TCP/IP
11 36 (20.81%) OSPF
12 35 (20.23%) CheckPoint
13 34 (19.65%) Juniper
14 31 (17.92%) MPLS
14 31 (17.92%) ITIL
14 31 (17.92%) VMware
14 31 (17.92%) Network Security
15 30 (17.34%) Microsoft
16 28 (16.18%) Cisco ASA
17 26 (15.03%) F5
18 25 (14.45%) Cisco Nexus
19 24 (13.87%) Microsoft Certification
20 22 (12.72%) Security Cleared
21 21 (12.14%) Finance
21 21 (12.14%) Network Design
22 20 (11.56%) Windows
22 20 (11.56%) MCSE
22 20 (11.56%) Aruba

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 (9.25%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.73%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.16%) IIS
3 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (2.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.62%) Office 365
3 6 (3.47%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.31%) IaaS
4 4 (2.31%) SaaS
5 2 (1.16%) Azure Stack
5 2 (1.16%) PaaS
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.58%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.58%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.58%) Route 53
6 1 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 80 (46.24%) Firewall
2 57 (32.95%) WAN
3 54 (31.21%) LAN
4 50 (28.90%) VPN
5 45 (26.01%) BGP
6 40 (23.12%) Wireless
7 36 (20.81%) OSPF
7 36 (20.81%) TCP/IP
8 31 (17.92%) MPLS
8 31 (17.92%) Network Security
9 28 (16.18%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (14.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (10.40%) Internet
12 17 (9.83%) EIGRP
13 16 (9.25%) WLAN
14 15 (8.67%) Ethernet
14 15 (8.67%) IPsec
15 13 (7.51%) Cisco ISE
16 12 (6.94%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (6.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Hudson
General
1 21 (12.14%) Finance
2 19 (10.98%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.47%) Legal
4 5 (2.89%) Banking
4 5 (2.89%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.31%) Law
6 3 (1.73%) Retail
7 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 2 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (45.09%) Network Engineer
2 23 (13.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 21 (12.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (8.67%) Architect
5 13 (7.51%) Network Security Engineer
5 13 (7.51%) Security Engineer
6 11 (6.36%) Analyst
7 9 (5.20%) Network Architect
7 9 (5.20%) Senior Network Engineer
7 9 (5.20%) WAN Engineer
7 9 (5.20%) Wireless Engineer
7 9 (5.20%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 8 (4.62%) Data Centre Technician
8 8 (4.62%) Data Technician
8 8 (4.62%) Network Analyst
9 7 (4.05%) Network Manager
9 7 (4.05%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.47%) Design Engineer
10 6 (3.47%) Network Design Engineer
10 6 (3.47%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.73%) 802.1X
1 3 (1.73%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (1.16%) JSON
2 2 (1.16%) JSP
2 2 (1.16%) Node.js
2 2 (1.16%) Servlets
2 2 (1.16%) XML
3 1 (0.58%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (26.01%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.78%) Public Cloud
3 9 (5.20%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.47%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (2.89%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.31%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.73%) SCADA
8 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.58%) iPhone
9 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.58%) PACS
9 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.56%) Windows
2 14 (8.09%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.89%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.31%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.73%) Linux
6 2 (1.16%) Android
6 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.58%) VMS
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.92%) ITIL
2 21 (12.14%) Network Design
3 18 (10.40%) Project Management
4 17 (9.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 17 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (7.51%) Network Management
6 11 (6.36%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (5.78%) Computer Science
8 9 (5.20%) Problem Management
8 9 (5.20%) Service Delivery
8 9 (5.20%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (4.62%) Break/Fix
9 8 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (4.62%) Incident Management
9 8 (4.62%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (4.62%) Migration
9 8 (4.62%) Technical Leadership
10 7 (4.05%) Line Management
10 7 (4.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.94%) Python
2 7 (4.05%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.89%) Perl
4 3 (1.73%) SQL
5 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.16%) Java
6 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 173 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (50.29%) CCNP
3 37 (21.39%) CCIE
4 24 (13.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (12.72%) Security Cleared
6 20 (11.56%) MCSE
7 18 (10.40%) Degree
8 15 (8.67%) CCDP
9 14 (8.09%) MCSA
10 13 (7.51%) SC Cleared
11 10 (5.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (5.20%) BC Cleared
12 9 (5.20%) BPSS Clearance
12 9 (5.20%) CCDA
13 8 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
13 8 (4.62%) DV Cleared
14 7 (4.05%) JNCIA
15 5 (2.89%) HP ASE
15 5 (2.89%) HPE ATP
15 5 (2.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.09%) SLA
2 2 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.58%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (9.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.36%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.62%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.05%) Firmware
5 5 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.89%) vSphere
6 3 (1.73%) ProxySG
6 3 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.16%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.16%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.58%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (5.78%) Cisco UCCE
1 10 (5.78%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (2.31%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.31%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (2.31%) Nagios
3 3 (1.73%) Cisco CME
3 3 (1.73%) Kibana
3 3 (1.73%) logstash
3 3 (1.73%) RANCID
3 3 (1.73%) SCCM
4 2 (1.16%) Ansible
4 2 (1.16%) Cacti
4 2 (1.16%) Icinga
4 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.16%) OpenView
4 2 (1.16%) Stealthwatch
4 2 (1.16%) vCenter Server
4 2 (1.16%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.58%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.58%) SCOM
Vendors
1 143 (82.66%) Cisco
2 35 (20.23%) CheckPoint
3 34 (19.65%) Juniper
4 31 (17.92%) VMware
5 30 (17.34%) Microsoft
6 26 (15.03%) F5
7 20 (11.56%) Aruba
8 13 (7.51%) Palo Alto
9 12 (6.94%) HP
10 11 (6.36%) Dell
10 11 (6.36%) EMC
10 11 (6.36%) Fortinet
10 11 (6.36%) NetApp
11 10 (5.78%) Splunk
12 8 (4.62%) Polycom
13 6 (3.47%) Riverbed
13 6 (3.47%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.89%) Avaya
15 4 (2.31%) Infoblox
15 4 (2.31%) Trustwave