Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 112 136
Rank change year-on-year -1 +24 -19
Contract jobs citing CCNA 38 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.23% 0.88% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.17% 5.99% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 11
Manchester median daily rate £325 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.47% +16.92% -
10th Percentile £225 £206 £213
90th Percentile £438 £500 £388
North West median daily rate £373 £390 £363
% change year-on-year -4.49% +7.59% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Manchester median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.50% - -
North West median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £162.50
% change year-on-year -27.50% -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 465 434 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.06% 14.76% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 249 326
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.33% +12.67%
10th Percentile £225 £163 £206
90th Percentile £575 £586 £581
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +2.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 13
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £17.43 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.74% +20.21% -
10th Percentile £11.63 £13.52 £12.16
90th Percentile £32.50 £55.00 £33.85
North West median hourly rate £29.00 £38.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year -25.16% +40.91% -9.90%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 +1 6 £250 -50.00% 3
CCNA
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 38 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (94.74%) Cisco
3 18 (47.37%) Windows
4 15 (39.47%) LAN
4 15 (39.47%) WAN
4 15 (39.47%) CCNP
5 12 (31.58%) VoIP
5 12 (31.58%) Firewall
5 12 (31.58%) Degree
6 9 (23.68%) Office 365
6 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
7 8 (21.05%) Juniper
8 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
8 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
9 6 (15.79%) Remedy
9 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
9 6 (15.79%) Finance
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (15.79%) Fortinet
9 6 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (15.79%) Moogsoft
10 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (13.16%) CCTV
10 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (13.16%) MPLS
10 5 (13.16%) DNS
10 5 (13.16%) DHCP
10 5 (13.16%) Wireless

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) LAN
1 15 (39.47%) WAN
2 12 (31.58%) Firewall
2 12 (31.58%) VoIP
3 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (13.16%) DHCP
4 5 (13.16%) DNS
4 5 (13.16%) MPLS
4 5 (13.16%) Wireless
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (10.53%) VPN
5 4 (10.53%) Wireshark
6 3 (7.89%) IP Telephony
6 3 (7.89%) ISDN
6 3 (7.89%) PBX
6 3 (7.89%) SSL
6 3 (7.89%) VLAN
7 2 (5.26%) Network Security
7 2 (5.26%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
1 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) IT Support
3 4 (10.53%) Network Support
3 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Project Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Security Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.16%) CCTV
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.63%) Handset
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
4 3 (7.89%) Informatics
4 3 (7.89%) ITSM
4 3 (7.89%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.26%) High Availability
5 2 (5.26%) Network Management
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
5 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.63%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (2.63%) Information Security
6 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.63%) Server Management
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (39.47%) CCNP
3 12 (31.58%) Degree
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (10.53%) CCENT
6 3 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (7.89%) ISEB
6 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (5.26%) MCITP
7 2 (5.26%) MCSE
7 2 (5.26%) MCTS
7 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.63%) CCIE
8 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) vCloud
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.63%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 36 (94.74%) Cisco
2 8 (21.05%) Juniper
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.79%) Fortinet
4 6 (15.79%) Moogsoft
4 6 (15.79%) Remedy
5 4 (10.53%) F5
6 3 (7.89%) Meraki
6 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.89%) VMware
7 2 (5.26%) Arista
7 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.26%) Citrix
8 1 (2.63%) Dell
8 1 (2.63%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.63%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.63%) IronPort
8 1 (2.63%) NetApp
8 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto