Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for CCENT qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 July 2019 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 West
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 208 195 198
Rank change year-on-year -13 +3 -
Contract jobs citing CCENT 13 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.21% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.40% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
South West median daily rate £413 - £175
10th Percentile £267 - £163
90th Percentile £488 - £222
England median daily rate £363 £200 £200
% change year-on-year +81.25% - -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.75 £31.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.38% +56.88% +17.65%

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 West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,114 1,491 1,730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.48% 27.84% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,235 760 1,061
South West median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +1.91%
10th Percentile £305 £230 £234
90th Percentile £625 £570 £571
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 102 133
South West median hourly rate £42.13 £41.27 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.08% +3.16% -
10th Percentile £15.10 £16.38 £17.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.63 £52.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year +40.00% -15.97% +8.18%

CCENT
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for CCENT in the South West

CCENT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCENT in the South West

CCENT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCENT in the South West over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCENT in the South West

CCENT
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 July 2019. 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
Wiltshire - 12 £413 -
Bristol - 1 - - 1
CCENT
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for CCENT.

1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
1 12 (92.31%) Security Monitoring
2 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Business Continuity
2 11 (84.62%) SCCM
3 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
3 10 (76.92%) Change Management
3 10 (76.92%) Firmware
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) JIRA
4 7 (53.85%) Atlassian
4 7 (53.85%) Confluence
4 7 (53.85%) Bitbucket
4 7 (53.85%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (30.77%) Skype
5 4 (30.77%) VMware NSX
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) PKI
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) Service Management
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) Incident Management

CCENT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (53.85%) Confluence
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DHCP
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) Skype
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Bitbucket
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) IT Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) IT Systems Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (30.77%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
1 12 (92.31%) Security Monitoring
2 11 (84.62%) Business Continuity
3 10 (76.92%) Change Management
4 4 (30.77%) Service Management
5 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
5 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (76.92%) Firmware
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto