Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 71 77
Rank change year-on-year +26 +6 +19
Contract jobs citing CCNA 30 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.18% 1.52% 2.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 5.30% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 22
South Wales median daily rate £192 £313 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.51% +38.89% -55.00%
10th Percentile £175 £247 £163
90th Percentile £359 £359 £324
Wales median daily rate £196 £301 £225
% change year-on-year -34.75% +33.56% -55.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
South Wales median hourly rate - - £21.00
Wales median hourly rate - - £21.00

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 contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Wales
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 270 321 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 28.66% 28.79% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 211 237
South Wales median daily rate £361 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.69% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £163 £225 £208
90th Percentile £571 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £415 £375
% change year-on-year -9.64% +10.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 14
South Wales median hourly rate £40.00 £57.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.43% +177.11% +29.69%
10th Percentile £21.15 £15.77 £9.65
90th Percentile £58.75 £70.00 £31.13
Wales median hourly rate £38.75 £57.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year -32.61% +177.11% +28.40%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in South Wales

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in South Wales

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in South Wales

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in South Wales

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 20 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
Cardiff +9 25 £192 -39.72% 3
Newport +16 2 - -
Caerphilly - 1 £180 -
CCNA
Wales

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 South Wales region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (96.67%) Cisco
3 19 (63.33%) ITIL
4 15 (50.00%) Firewall
5 12 (40.00%) VMware
5 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (33.33%) Citrix
7 9 (30.00%) HP
7 9 (30.00%) CCNP
8 8 (26.67%) Tivoli
8 8 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (26.67%) HP Data Protector
8 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
9 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
9 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
9 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
9 7 (23.33%) Internet
9 7 (23.33%) SLA
9 7 (23.33%) Windows
10 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (20.00%) Juniper
10 6 (20.00%) MPLS
10 6 (20.00%) OSPF
10 6 (20.00%) F5
10 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (16.67%) JNCIA

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) Firewall
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (23.33%) Internet
4 6 (20.00%) MPLS
4 6 (20.00%) OSPF
5 4 (13.33%) VPN
6 3 (10.00%) BGP
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (10.00%) IPsec
6 3 (10.00%) Junos
6 3 (10.00%) Wireless
7 2 (6.67%) LAN
7 2 (6.67%) WAN
8 1 (3.33%) DMZ
8 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (3.33%) PBX
8 1 (3.33%) VLAN
8 1 (3.33%) VoIP
8 1 (3.33%) WLAN
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Network Support
3 7 (23.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Support
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Server Support
4 5 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Technical Support
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
1 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (13.33%) AIX
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.33%) Contact Management
3 1 (3.33%) ITSM
3 1 (3.33%) Migration
3 1 (3.33%) Network Management
3 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 9 (30.00%) CCNP
4 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
6 5 (16.67%) JNCIA
7 3 (10.00%) CCDA
7 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (6.67%) CCIE
8 2 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (3.33%) CCDP
9 1 (3.33%) CCENT
9 1 (3.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (3.33%) CCIE Service Provider
9 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
9 1 (3.33%) JNCIP
9 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
9 1 (3.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) HP Data Protector
1 8 (26.67%) Tivoli
1 8 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (40.00%) VMware
3 10 (33.33%) Citrix
4 9 (30.00%) HP
5 6 (20.00%) F5
5 6 (20.00%) Juniper
6 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.33%) Meraki
7 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.33%) Remedy