Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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)
England > North East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 152 111
Rank change year-on-year +58 -41 -13
Contract jobs citing CCNA 6 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.49% 0.59% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.50% 1.30% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 3
North East median daily rate £313 £325 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +10.54% +30.67%
10th Percentile £267 £180 £267
90th Percentile £331 £421 £329
England median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
North East median hourly rate - £28.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +49.33% -
England median hourly rate £25.85 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.02% +22.22% +12.50%

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 400 1228 545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.68% 45.03% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 869 316
North East median daily rate £364 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.23% -12.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £263 £218 £228
90th Percentile £520 £495 £535
England median daily rate £426 £424 £400
% change year-on-year +0.66% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 82 64
North East median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £22.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +26.27% -19.36%
10th Percentile £10.05 £14.21 £12.08
90th Percentile £50.25 £36.00 £41.73
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

CCNA
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 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 22 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
Tyne and Wear +58 4 £330 +1.54% 3
Durham +5 2 £291 -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (16.67%) CCSE
5 1 (16.67%) JNCIS
5 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) CCSA
5 1 (16.67%) SMS
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless

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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) SMS
4 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (16.67%) QMS
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCSE
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) TippingPoint