Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 50 81
Rank change year-on-year -25 +31 +4
Contract jobs citing CCNA 11 51 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.87% 3.50% 1.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.61% 12.29% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 11
Reading median daily rate £300 £388 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.58% +55.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £244 £204 £155
90th Percentile £325 £500 £344
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £425 £270
% change year-on-year -29.41% +57.41% -8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Reading median hourly rate £37.50 £24.50 £41.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.06% -40.66% -
10th Percentile £35.25 £23.25 £37.09
90th Percentile £39.75 £25.75 £45.49
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £41.29
% change year-on-year -28.95% -53.98% +73.85%

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 Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 305 415 545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.13% 28.46% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 203 276
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +9.32%
10th Percentile £260 £226 £257
90th Percentile £600 £573 £544
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 63
Reading median hourly rate £16.00 £36.00 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.56% +16.50% +81.02%
10th Percentile £11.25 £19.63 £21.55
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.65 £54.94
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year - -59.55% +62.63%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Reading

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Reading

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) CCNP
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (27.27%) CCENT
5 3 (27.27%) vSphere
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Change Control
5 3 (27.27%) Office 365
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 3 (27.27%) MCSA
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) MPLS
2 3 (27.27%) NAS
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) DWDM
3 2 (18.18%) IPsec
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) SSL
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless Security
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Operations Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL Service Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Configuration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
2 2 (18.18%) FMCG
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Proactive Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCENT
3 3 (27.27%) MCSA
3 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
4 2 (18.18%) JNCIP
4 2 (18.18%) JNCIS
5 1 (9.09%) CCDA
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Arista
3 2 (18.18%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper