Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CCENT qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 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 Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
England > South East
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 377 364 367
Rank change year-on-year -13 +3 +8
Contract jobs citing CCENT 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.030% 0.030% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.13% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
South East median daily rate £375 £200 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +87.50% -9.09% -37.14%
England median daily rate £350 £175 £375
% change year-on-year +100.00% -53.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £24.50
England median hourly rate £33.00 £190.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year -82.63% +675.51% +55.56%

CCENT 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 South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,700 3,771 4,353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.24% 22.53% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,054 2,150 2,662
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £240 £213 £255
90th Percentile £578 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 219 214
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.00 £11.90
90th Percentile £54.48 £50.00 £51.58
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

CCENT
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CCENT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CCENT in the South East

CCENT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCENT in the South East

CCENT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCENT in the South East

CCENT
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCENT within the South East region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. 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
Hampshire - 3 £375 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
CCENT
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CCENT 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 South East region with a requirement for CCENT.

1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Server Management
3 2 (40.00%) Check Point GAiA
3 2 (40.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (40.00%) 802.1X
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (40.00%) Cacti
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (40.00%) VirtualBox

CCENT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) 802.11
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPLS
3 2 (40.00%) VRRP
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Network Technician
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Check Point GAiA
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Server Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) CCSA
3 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VirtualBox
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Aruba
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Qualys
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) VMware