The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 102 89 90
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.24% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.99% 0.97% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £29,250 £31,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.87% -9.28%
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 Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
405 308 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.40% 25.14% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 238 164 277
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CCNA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

CCNA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco
3 9 (60.00%) Juniper
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) WAN
4 7 (46.67%) Internet
4 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (40.00%) LAN
5 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) SMTP
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) MPLS
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) JNCIA
7 4 (26.67%) Games
7 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
7 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (26.67%) xDSL
7 4 (26.67%) Junos
7 4 (26.67%) Lync
7 4 (26.67%) Windows
7 4 (26.67%) COM
7 4 (26.67%) POP3
7 4 (26.67%) VoIP
7 4 (26.67%) IMAP
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (26.67%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) WAN
1 7 (46.67%) Internet
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) SMTP
3 5 (33.33%) MPLS
3 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (26.67%) IMAP
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (26.67%) POP3
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
4 4 (26.67%) xDSL
4 4 (26.67%) Junos
5 3 (20.00%) SSL
5 3 (20.00%) SSH
5 3 (20.00%) VLAN
5 3 (20.00%) BGP
6 2 (13.33%) DNS
6 2 (13.33%) ADSL
General
1 4 (26.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) COM
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (13.33%) MCSA
4 2 (13.33%) CCNP
5 1 (6.67%) CCDA
5 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
5 1 (6.67%) MCDST
5 1 (6.67%) CCIE
5 1 (6.67%) HND
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (6.67%) CCSA
5 1 (6.67%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Juniper
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
6 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.67%) Nortel
7 1 (6.67%) F5
7 1 (6.67%) Mitel