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 3 months to 26 June 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)
England / North East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 109 69
Rank change year-on-year +58 -40  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 5 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.88% 1.00% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.42% 1.79% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Median daily rate £225 £210 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -25.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £28.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.28% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £34.85 £18.75
% change year-on-year -42.61% +85.86%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East.

Academic & Professional Certification
North East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 207 896 230
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 36.38% 55.93% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 599 123
Median daily rate £350 £310 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -8.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 65 23
Median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £17.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +63.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £19.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.42 £36.00 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing CCNA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +65 2 £275 +22.35% 4
Durham -3 1 - - 1
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 North East region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) CCDP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) NX-OS
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) CCDP
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
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