Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 July 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 72 86
Rank change year-on-year -14 +14 -22
Contract jobs citing CCNA 18 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.51% 1.98% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.82% 10.09% 5.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 15
Oxfordshire median daily rate £245 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.91% -26.67% -
10th Percentile £169 £228 £263
90th Percentile £350 £372 £525
South East median daily rate £350 £350 £336
% change year-on-year - +4.24% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.00% - -
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £25.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +2.76% +17.65% +25.00%

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 204 228 293
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 17.10% 19.59% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 159 178
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £364 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.63% -11.76% +22.22%
10th Percentile £152 £250 £197
90th Percentile £525 £503 £550
South East median daily rate £411 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +2.75% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 22
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.92% -16.67% +76.47%
10th Percentile £15.70 £16.00 £15.28
90th Percentile £23.95 £37.50 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +7.14%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Oxfordshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Oxfordshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Oxfordshire

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Oxfordshire

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Oxford +1 9 £245 -16.60% 1
Bicester - 4 - -
Abingdon -10 1 £155 -24.39%
Thame - 1 £350 -
CCNA
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco
3 9 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (38.89%) Office 365
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (27.78%) CCNP
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Dell
7 4 (22.22%) EMC
7 4 (22.22%) MPLS
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3
7 4 (22.22%) EMC VNX
7 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 3 (16.67%) Firewall
8 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (11.11%) MCSE
9 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
9 2 (11.11%) VPN
9 2 (11.11%) OSPF
9 2 (11.11%) BGP
9 2 (11.11%) Network Design
9 2 (11.11%) VLAN

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Office 365
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) MPLS
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) BGP
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security
3 2 (11.11%) OSPF
3 2 (11.11%) VLAN
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) Broadband
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Project Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Support
6 1 (5.56%) Switch Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
1 4 (22.22%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CCNP
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.11%) MCSE
5 1 (5.56%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Dell
3 4 (22.22%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) Meraki
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft