Period
to 29 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 29 January 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)
England > North East
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 88 98
Rank change year-on-year +12 +10 +44
Contract jobs citing CCNA 13 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.25% 1.24% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.75% 4.47% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 2
North East median daily rate £273 £300 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.17% +3.00% -10.38%
10th Percentile £206 £250 £263
90th Percentile £375 £540 £326
England median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North East median hourly rate £19.72 - -
England median hourly rate £24.12 £27.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -12.29% +17.02% -7.84%

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 the North East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 347 380 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 33.27% 27.64% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 259 277
North East median daily rate £415 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £185 £297 £260
90th Percentile £523 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £448
% change year-on-year +2.78% +0.56% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 17
North East median hourly rate £16.36 £12.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.31% -60.77% +22.64%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.49 £8.51
90th Percentile £46.25 £35.00 £50.49
England median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £24.56
% change year-on-year +18.64% +20.11% -7.32%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in the North East

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in the North East

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the North East over the 6 months to 29 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in the North East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in the North East

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the North East region over the 6 months to 29 January 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
Durham +16 9 £270 -10.00% 2
Tyne and Wear +10 2 £306 -20.97% 11
Northumberland - 1 - -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 North East region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) LAN
4 9 (69.23%) WAN
4 9 (69.23%) CCNP
4 9 (69.23%) Wireless
5 8 (61.54%) ITIL
5 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
5 8 (61.54%) Palo Alto
6 7 (53.85%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
7 6 (46.15%) NetScaler
7 6 (46.15%) Citrix
7 6 (46.15%) IP Telephony
8 4 (30.77%) Data Security
8 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
9 3 (23.08%) VLAN
9 3 (23.08%) Juniper
9 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
10 2 (15.38%) MPLS
10 2 (15.38%) OSPF
10 2 (15.38%) BGP
10 2 (15.38%) VPN
10 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
10 2 (15.38%) Migration
10 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (15.38%) Statseeker
10 2 (15.38%) NX-OS
10 2 (15.38%) Network Management

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) LAN
3 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) Wireless
4 6 (46.15%) IP Telephony
4 6 (46.15%) NetScaler
5 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (15.38%) MPLS
6 2 (15.38%) NX-OS
6 2 (15.38%) OSPF
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (7.69%) IPsec
7 1 (7.69%) Network Security
7 1 (7.69%) VoIP
7 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Network Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cabling Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
4 4 (30.77%) Data Security
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Network Management
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Statseeker
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Palo Alto
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) F5