Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 10 July 2020 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 69 109 140
Rank change year-on-year +40 +31 -29
Contract jobs citing CCNA 17 40 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Manchester 1.43% 1.42% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.21% 9.30% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 11
Median daily rate £175 £250 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% - -20.63%
10th Percentile £170 £214 £200
90th Percentile £438 £438 £315
North West median daily rate £175 £325 £295
% change year-on-year -46.15% +10.17% -6.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £13.93 £24.09 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.18% -16.95% -27.50%
10th Percentile £13.39 £21.69 £24.80
90th Percentile £14.46 £25.48 £32.00
North West median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -31.11% -22.41% -27.50%

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 Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 207 430 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.37% 15.23% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 272 259
Median daily rate £440 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £174 £238 £181
90th Percentile £615 £625 £575
North West median daily rate £450 £440 £413
% change year-on-year +2.27% +6.67% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.67 £25.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.09% +1.80% +78.20%
10th Percentile £15.57 £16.40 £12.40
90th Percentile £27.88 £42.50 £34.40
Median hourly rate £39.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.86% +1.43% -12.50%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing CCNA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Manchester

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CCNA in Manchester.

Daily rate trend for CCNA in Manchester

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CCNA in Manchester over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for CCNA in Manchester

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CCNA in Manchester.

Hourly rate trend for CCNA in Manchester

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. 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
Rochdale - 1 - -
CCNA
North West

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco
3 9 (52.94%) CCNP
3 9 (52.94%) Firewall
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) DHCP
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
5 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 6 (35.29%) Change Management
5 6 (35.29%) Network Security
6 5 (29.41%) F5
6 5 (29.41%) SIEM
6 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
6 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (29.41%) Palo Alto
6 5 (29.41%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (29.41%) Migration
6 5 (29.41%) Network Design
6 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
6 5 (29.41%) CISSP
6 5 (29.41%) Service Management
6 5 (29.41%) Juniper
6 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
6 5 (29.41%) VPN
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) SSL
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) DHCP
3 6 (35.29%) Network Security
3 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
4 5 (29.41%) DNS
4 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
4 5 (29.41%) SSL
4 5 (29.41%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) LAN
5 4 (23.53%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (11.76%) WLAN
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
7 1 (5.88%) VoIP
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless
General
1 5 (29.41%) Public Sector
2 4 (23.53%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Officer
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Change Management
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Network Design
2 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Service Management
2 5 (29.41%) SIEM
2 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCNP
3 5 (29.41%) CISSP
4 4 (23.53%) JNCIA
4 4 (23.53%) JNCIP
4 4 (23.53%) JNCIS
5 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.88%) CCA
6 1 (5.88%) CCDP
6 1 (5.88%) CCIE
6 1 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (5.88%) VCP6
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) ProxySG
3 2 (11.76%) VMware NSX
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
2 5 (29.41%) F5
2 5 (29.41%) Juniper
2 5 (29.41%) Palo Alto
3 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) CA
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix