Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 134 119
Rank change year-on-year +18 -15 -37
Contract jobs citing CCNA 26 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.88% 0.62% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.10% 4.01% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 20
Manchester median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £195 £213 £203
90th Percentile £500 £388 £426
North West median daily rate £380 £363 £300
% change year-on-year +4.83% +20.83% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £162.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -75.38% +622.22% -

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 426 549 558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.49% 15.48% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 323 281
Manchester median daily rate £388 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.63% +10.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £163 £205 £228
90th Percentile £575 £585 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 11
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.21% - -
10th Percentile £13.56 £12.12 £9.50
90th Percentile £55.00 £34.18 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £38.88 £26.25 £30.52
% change year-on-year +48.10% -13.99% +54.53%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Manchester

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCNA in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Manchester

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Manchester

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA in Manchester.

Contractor 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 23 November 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
Salford - 4 £500 - 3
CCNA
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (69.23%) Cisco
3 12 (46.15%) CCNP
4 11 (42.31%) Firewall
5 10 (38.46%) ITIL
6 9 (34.62%) Juniper
7 8 (30.77%) Network Security
8 7 (26.92%) VLAN
8 7 (26.92%) Windows
8 7 (26.92%) LAN
8 7 (26.92%) WAN
9 6 (23.08%) DNS
9 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
9 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 6 (23.08%) Change Management
10 5 (19.23%) Service Management
10 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
10 5 (19.23%) Project Management
10 5 (19.23%) MPLS
10 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
10 5 (19.23%) VPN
11 4 (15.38%) OSPF
11 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (15.38%) DHCP
11 4 (15.38%) CCIE
11 4 (15.38%) CCSP
11 4 (15.38%) Wireless
11 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
11 4 (15.38%) IGMP
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Firewall
2 8 (30.77%) Network Security
3 7 (26.92%) LAN
3 7 (26.92%) VLAN
3 7 (26.92%) WAN
4 6 (23.08%) DNS
5 5 (19.23%) MPLS
5 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
5 5 (19.23%) VPN
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (15.38%) DHCP
6 4 (15.38%) IGMP
6 4 (15.38%) OSPF
6 4 (15.38%) Wireless
7 3 (11.54%) SSL
8 2 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (7.69%) ISDN
8 2 (7.69%) Junos
8 2 (7.69%) NGN
9 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (7.69%) Back Office
1 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Network Security Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Network Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Security Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Firewall Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IP Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Mac OS
3 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
3 5 (19.23%) Service Management
4 4 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (11.54%) ITSM
5 3 (11.54%) Network Design
5 3 (11.54%) SIEM
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.69%) Network Management
6 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.85%) Informatics
7 1 (3.85%) Release Management
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (46.15%) CCNP
3 4 (15.38%) CCIE
3 4 (15.38%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 4 (15.38%) CCSP
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.54%) MCSE
4 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) A+ Certification
5 2 (7.69%) CISSP
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (7.69%) MCP
5 2 (7.69%) MCSA
5 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (3.85%) Degree
6 1 (3.85%) ISEB
6 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (3.85%) MCTS
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) PMO
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) Juniper
3 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
5 3 (11.54%) Redback
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.69%) Palo Alto
6 2 (7.69%) Remedy
7 1 (3.85%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) Huawei
7 1 (3.85%) McAfee
7 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.85%) Veeam
7 1 (3.85%) VMware