Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 26 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)
England > South East
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 155 148
Rank change year-on-year -15 -7 +30
Contract jobs citing CCNA 204 275 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.27% 1.48% 1.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.05% 5.40% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 181 184
South East median daily rate £350 £350 £337
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.86% +12.33%
10th Percentile £186 £208 £197
90th Percentile £526 £476 £475
England median daily rate £340 £335 £320
% change year-on-year +1.49% +4.69% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 14
South East median hourly rate £22.80 £25.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +17.65% +25.00%
10th Percentile £12.75 £9.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £59.13 £47.83 £40.00
England median hourly rate £27.38 £23.75 £22.01
% change year-on-year +15.28% +7.89% +1.21%

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 South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4039 5096 5146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 25.14% 27.41% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2286 3108 2881
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.99% +5.10%
10th Percentile £242 £250 £240
90th Percentile £540 £538 £523
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 187 229
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.45 £47.38
England median hourly rate £29.50 £27.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +9.26% +20.00% +12.50%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the South East over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in the South East

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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 CCNA in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the South East over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for CCNA in the South East

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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 CCNA within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 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
Thames Valley -10 101 £363 +11.54% 5
Berkshire +17 64 £350 +3.70% 1
Hampshire -34 52 £325 -13.33% 7
Buckinghamshire -12 22 £450 +168.66% 3
Kent +22 19 £277 +38.63%
Surrey 0 18 £320 -5.19% 2
Oxfordshire -9 16 £245 -10.91% 1
West Sussex +18 10 £395 +8.97%
Sussex -1 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - - 4
CCNA
England

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

1 204 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 141 (69.12%) Cisco
3 107 (52.45%) CCNP
4 68 (33.33%) Firewall
4 68 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 66 (32.35%) LAN
6 63 (30.88%) WAN
7 50 (24.51%) SC Cleared
8 41 (20.10%) ITIL
9 39 (19.12%) VPN
10 36 (17.65%) Wireless
10 36 (17.65%) VMware
11 35 (17.16%) Cisco Nexus
12 34 (16.67%) VLAN
13 32 (15.69%) OSPF
14 31 (15.20%) Data Centre
15 30 (14.71%) Windows
16 29 (14.22%) BGP
17 27 (13.24%) MPLS
17 27 (13.24%) CCIE
17 27 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
17 27 (13.24%) Network Security
18 26 (12.75%) Linux
18 26 (12.75%) Telecoms
19 24 (11.76%) VoIP
19 24 (11.76%) CheckPoint
20 23 (11.27%) DNS
20 23 (11.27%) Network Design
21 22 (10.78%) Migration
22 21 (10.29%) DHCP

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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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.39%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.45%) IIS
3 4 (1.96%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.47%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.47%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.98%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.49%) Apache
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (3.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.45%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.45%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.39%) Office 365
2 6 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (0.49%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.49%) G Suite
3 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.49%) IaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 68 (33.33%) Firewall
2 66 (32.35%) LAN
3 63 (30.88%) WAN
4 39 (19.12%) VPN
5 36 (17.65%) Wireless
6 35 (17.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 34 (16.67%) VLAN
8 32 (15.69%) OSPF
9 29 (14.22%) BGP
10 27 (13.24%) MPLS
10 27 (13.24%) Network Security
11 24 (11.76%) VoIP
12 23 (11.27%) DNS
13 21 (10.29%) DHCP
14 20 (9.80%) TCP/IP
15 16 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (7.35%) WLAN
17 14 (6.86%) Ethernet
18 13 (6.37%) EIGRP
19 12 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.98%) MS Access
3 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.49%) Big Data
4 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.49%) MySQL
4 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.49%) StarTeam
General
1 26 (12.75%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.92%) Banking
3 4 (1.96%) Finance
4 2 (0.98%) Back Office
5 1 (0.49%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) Law
5 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (32.35%) Network Engineer
2 20 (9.80%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (7.84%) Consultant
4 15 (7.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 13 (6.37%) Support Engineer
6 12 (5.88%) NOC Engineer
7 10 (4.90%) Analyst
7 10 (4.90%) Design Engineer
8 8 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (3.92%) Author
8 8 (3.92%) Data Centre Engineer
8 8 (3.92%) Technical Author
9 7 (3.43%) Architect
9 7 (3.43%) Designer
9 7 (3.43%) Network Designer
9 7 (3.43%) Technical Engineer
9 7 (3.43%) Technical Support
10 6 (2.94%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
10 6 (2.94%) Network Support
10 6 (2.94%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.94%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.45%) XML
3 3 (1.47%) .NET
4 2 (0.98%) XSLT
5 1 (0.49%) RFC 2547
5 1 (0.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.20%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.90%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (4.41%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.92%) EMC VNX
4 8 (3.92%) NHS
5 7 (3.43%) BBC
6 5 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.45%) CMDB
7 4 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.96%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.47%) IVR
9 2 (0.98%) Clustering
9 2 (0.98%) e-Health
9 2 (0.98%) iPad
9 2 (0.98%) iPhone
9 2 (0.98%) Replication
10 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.49%) Life Science
10 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.71%) Windows
2 26 (12.75%) Linux
3 16 (7.84%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.41%) CentOS
5 7 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.45%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.96%) Unix
7 4 (1.96%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.47%) SUSE
9 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.98%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.98%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.98%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.10%) ITIL
2 23 (11.27%) Network Design
3 22 (10.78%) Migration
4 17 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 15 (7.35%) Service Delivery
6 12 (5.88%) DevOps
7 9 (4.41%) Project Management
8 8 (3.92%) Change Management
8 8 (3.92%) Data Management
8 8 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (3.92%) eTOM
8 8 (3.92%) High Availability
8 8 (3.92%) ITIL V3
8 8 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (3.43%) Programme Management
10 5 (2.45%) Information Security
10 5 (2.45%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.45%) Service Management
11 4 (1.96%) Data Loss Prevention
11 4 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.88%) Python
2 6 (2.94%) Perl
2 6 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.45%) SQL
4 4 (1.96%) Ruby
5 3 (1.47%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.49%) C
6 1 (0.49%) Java
6 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 204 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 107 (52.45%) CCNP
3 68 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 50 (24.51%) SC Cleared
5 27 (13.24%) CCIE
6 21 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (9.80%) CCDP
8 18 (8.82%) DV Cleared
8 18 (8.82%) MCSE
9 15 (7.35%) CISSP
10 14 (6.86%) CCDA
10 14 (6.86%) Degree
11 13 (6.37%) JNCIA
11 13 (6.37%) JNCIS
12 9 (4.41%) RHCE
13 8 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (2.94%) CCSA
15 5 (2.45%) BC Cleared
15 5 (2.45%) CCENT
15 5 (2.45%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.45%) SLA
2 4 (1.96%) QA
3 3 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.98%) PMO
5 1 (0.49%) HIPAA
System Software
1 27 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.90%) Firmware
4 6 (2.94%) vSphere
5 3 (1.47%) BitLocker
5 3 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.98%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.98%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (5.39%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (5.39%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (5.39%) Puppet
2 10 (4.90%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (4.41%) Nagios
4 8 (3.92%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (1.96%) vCenter Server
6 3 (1.47%) Ansible
6 3 (1.47%) SCOM
7 2 (0.98%) SCCM
8 1 (0.49%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 141 (69.12%) Cisco
2 36 (17.65%) VMware
3 24 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 21 (10.29%) F5
4 21 (10.29%) Juniper
5 20 (9.80%) Microsoft
6 15 (7.35%) HP
7 14 (6.86%) Riverbed
8 12 (5.88%) EMC
9 11 (5.39%) Dell
9 11 (5.39%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.43%) Palo Alto
10 7 (3.43%) Rackspace
10 7 (3.43%) Virgin Media
11 6 (2.94%) Mitel
12 4 (1.96%) Siemens
13 3 (1.47%) Avaya
13 3 (1.47%) Citrix
13 3 (1.47%) IBM
13 3 (1.47%) NetApp
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