The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 25 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.00% 2.14% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.35% 5.61% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.94%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
CCNA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
68 107 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 27.20% 38.21% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 39 84 86
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNA across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

CCNA
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNA across the Aberdeen region.

CCNA Salary Trend in Aberdeen

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing CCNA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCNA.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 13 (92.86%) CCNP
3 12 (85.71%) WAN
4 11 (78.57%) Frame Relay
5 10 (71.43%) MPLS
5 10 (71.43%) OSPF
5 10 (71.43%) BGP
6 9 (64.29%) VSAT
6 9 (64.29%) IPsec
6 9 (64.29%) VPN
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (14.29%) LAN
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) MCSE
9 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
9 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
9 1 (7.14%) ITIL
9 1 (7.14%) DHCP
9 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
9 1 (7.14%) Apple
9 1 (7.14%) DNS
9 1 (7.14%) MCITP
9 1 (7.14%) VMware
9 1 (7.14%) Firewall
9 1 (7.14%) Wireless
9 1 (7.14%) Network Design
9 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing CCNA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) WAN
2 11 (78.57%) Frame Relay
3 10 (71.43%) MPLS
3 10 (71.43%) OSPF
3 10 (71.43%) BGP
4 9 (64.29%) VSAT
4 9 (64.29%) IPsec
4 9 (64.29%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) DHCP
6 1 (7.14%) DNS
6 1 (7.14%) Firewall
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 10 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 10 (71.43%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (71.43%) Network Analyst
2 10 (71.43%) Senior Network Analyst
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (57.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco Analyst
4 8 (57.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 8 (57.14%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
4 8 (57.14%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 8 (57.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL
1 1 (7.14%) Network Design
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL V2
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (92.86%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (7.14%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) VMware