The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 March 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)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 21 54
Rank change year-on-year -11 +33  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 3 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.15% 6.29% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 21.43% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 0
Median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +1.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +33.56% -2.38%  

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 Southampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Southampton
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 54 84 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 20.69% 29.37% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 69 47
Median daily rate £425 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -4.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £424 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Median hourly rate £15.26 £36.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.61% +97.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.47 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.13 £40.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing CCNA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Southampton

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Southampton

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Southampton over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Southampton

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco
3 13 (65.00%) Firewall
4 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (40.00%) VoIP
7 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (30.00%) Avaya
7 6 (30.00%) Juniper
8 5 (25.00%) Wireless
8 5 (25.00%) LAN
8 5 (25.00%) WAN
9 4 (20.00%) VPN
9 4 (20.00%) ITIL
9 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 4 (20.00%) CCNP
9 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
10 3 (15.00%) Degree
10 3 (15.00%) Network Security
10 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
10 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
10 3 (15.00%) Project Management
10 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
11 2 (10.00%) DHCP
11 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
11 2 (10.00%) Windows
11 2 (10.00%) MCSE
11 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (10.00%) DNS

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (40.00%) VoIP
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
3 5 (25.00%) WAN
3 5 (25.00%) Wireless
4 4 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (15.00%) Network Security
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.00%) DHCP
6 2 (10.00%) DNS
6 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.00%) BGP
7 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.00%) NAS
7 1 (5.00%) OSPF
7 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (5.00%) SAN
7 1 (5.00%) SNA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Network Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) FlexPod
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
1 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Process Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) CCNP
5 3 (15.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) MCSE
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
7 1 (5.00%) CCDP
7 1 (5.00%) MCITP
7 1 (5.00%) MCP
7 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) Avaya
2 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (30.00%) Juniper
3 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto