Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 110 120
Rank change year-on-year -21 +10 -20
Contract jobs citing CCNA 25 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.78% 1.01% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.98% 6.64% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 17
Manchester median daily rate £273 £315 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.49% +57.50% -28.57%
10th Percentile £207 £160 £167
90th Percentile £370 £459 £361
North West median daily rate £300 £315 £260
% change year-on-year -4.76% +21.15% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Manchester median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +122.22% -48.57%
10th Percentile £24.80 £39.00 £16.50
90th Percentile £32.00 £41.00 £19.50
North West median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -27.50% +196.30% -52.00%

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 418 422 553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.00% 15.15% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 232 287
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £175 £190 £200
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
North West median daily rate £413 £410 £410
% change year-on-year +0.61% - +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 14
Manchester median hourly rate £25.22 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.68% +6.90% -3.33%
10th Percentile £12.40 £9.90 £11.63
90th Percentile £34.40 £47.20 £47.85
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £42.73
% change year-on-year -12.50% -6.39% +22.09%

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 19 July 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

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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 19 July 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 +5 6 £250 +14.94% 2
CCNA
North West

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (92.00%) Cisco
3 10 (40.00%) Firewall
3 10 (40.00%) Degree
4 9 (36.00%) CCNP
4 9 (36.00%) WAN
5 8 (32.00%) LAN
6 7 (28.00%) Windows
6 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
6 7 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (24.00%) ITIL
7 6 (24.00%) VoIP
8 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) MPLS
9 4 (16.00%) Project Management
9 4 (16.00%) ITSM
10 3 (12.00%) ISEB
10 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (12.00%) Service Management
10 3 (12.00%) Process Management
10 3 (12.00%) ISDN
10 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (12.00%) PBX
10 3 (12.00%) DHCP
10 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (12.00%) VPN
10 3 (12.00%) DNS

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 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) WAN
3 8 (32.00%) LAN
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (24.00%) VoIP
5 4 (16.00%) MPLS
6 3 (12.00%) DHCP
6 3 (12.00%) DNS
6 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (12.00%) ISDN
6 3 (12.00%) PBX
6 3 (12.00%) SSL
6 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (12.00%) VLAN
6 3 (12.00%) VPN
6 3 (12.00%) Wireless
7 2 (8.00%) BGP
7 2 (8.00%) Network Security
7 2 (8.00%) OSPF
7 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Network Support
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Deskside Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.00%) CCTV
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
1 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) ITSM
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) Informatics
4 3 (12.00%) Process Management
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Network Management
5 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Python
1 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (40.00%) Degree
3 9 (36.00%) CCNP
4 3 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (12.00%) ISEB
4 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.00%) CCENT
5 2 (8.00%) CCIE
5 2 (8.00%) MBA
5 2 (8.00%) MCSE
5 2 (8.00%) MCTS
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
6 1 (4.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 1 (4.00%) MCITP
6 1 (4.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) F5
3 2 (8.00%) Juniper
3 2 (8.00%) Splunk
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Arista
4 1 (4.00%) Bomgar
4 1 (4.00%) Capita
4 1 (4.00%) ForeScout
4 1 (4.00%) Meraki
4 1 (4.00%) Moogsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Remedy