The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 33 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 34 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.23% 4.47% 3.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.54% 13.11% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 13
Average salary £36,750 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,150 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
CCNA
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
174 206 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 31.87% 34.11% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 143 166 178
Average salary £42,000 £43,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +4.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,650 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

CCNA
Salary Trend in Slough

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

CCNA Salary Trend in Slough

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 84 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (85.71%) Cisco
3 57 (67.86%) Firewall
4 42 (50.00%) VPN
5 38 (45.24%) Microsoft
6 36 (42.86%) SSL
7 31 (36.90%) OSPF
7 31 (36.90%) BGP
8 30 (35.71%) WAN
8 30 (35.71%) Linux
9 29 (34.52%) LAN
9 29 (34.52%) IPsec
10 27 (32.14%) MPLS
10 27 (32.14%) DNS
10 27 (32.14%) Multicast
11 26 (30.95%) Windows
11 26 (30.95%) VMware
12 25 (29.76%) VMware ESXi
13 24 (28.57%) Network Management
13 24 (28.57%) Juniper
14 23 (27.38%) Network Security
14 23 (27.38%) PCI DSS
15 21 (25.00%) Degree
15 21 (25.00%) CCNP
16 20 (23.81%) SLA
16 20 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
17 19 (22.62%) vSphere
17 19 (22.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
17 19 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 15 (17.86%) Lync
2 3 (3.57%) IIS
3 2 (2.38%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.38%) Apache
3 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (67.86%) Firewall
2 42 (50.00%) VPN
3 36 (42.86%) SSL
4 31 (36.90%) OSPF
4 31 (36.90%) BGP
5 30 (35.71%) WAN
6 29 (34.52%) LAN
6 29 (34.52%) IPsec
7 27 (32.14%) MPLS
7 27 (32.14%) DNS
7 27 (32.14%) Multicast
8 23 (27.38%) Network Security
9 18 (21.43%) VoIP
10 17 (20.24%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (14.29%) Wireless
13 10 (11.90%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (9.52%) TETRA
14 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
14 8 (9.52%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (20.24%) Telecoms
2 16 (19.05%) Finance
3 9 (10.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 13 (15.48%) NOC Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Portfolio Manager
4 8 (9.52%) Product Manager
4 8 (9.52%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 6 (7.14%) Principle Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) IP Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Architect
7 5 (5.95%) Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Test Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Network Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Security Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Graduate
8 4 (4.76%) Graduate Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) Web Services
1 2 (2.38%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.19%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.38%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.19%) NHS
4 1 (1.19%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.71%) Linux
2 26 (30.95%) Windows
3 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (20.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (15.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.33%) UNIX
7 4 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.76%) CentOS
8 2 (2.38%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.38%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.57%) Network Management
2 15 (17.86%) Data Security
3 10 (11.90%) Change Management
4 9 (10.71%) Project Management
4 9 (10.71%) Change Control
5 8 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
5 8 (9.52%) Product Management
6 5 (5.95%) Test Strategy
6 5 (5.95%) Information Security
6 5 (5.95%) OpenUP
7 4 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (4.76%) SIEM
8 2 (2.38%) ITIL
9 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.19%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.19%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.19%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.33%) Perl
1 7 (8.33%) SQL
2 6 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.76%) Python
3 4 (4.76%) Ruby
3 4 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (25.00%) CCNP
2 21 (25.00%) Degree
3 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
4 10 (11.90%) JNCIA
5 9 (10.71%) CCSP
6 7 (8.33%) CISSP
7 6 (7.14%) CEH
8 5 (5.95%) MCSE
8 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (4.76%) OSCP
9 4 (4.76%) OSCE
10 3 (3.57%) MCSA
10 3 (3.57%) MCITP
11 1 (1.19%) CCDA
11 1 (1.19%) CCDP
11 1 (1.19%) RHCE
11 1 (1.19%) PMP
11 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.19%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (27.38%) PCI DSS
2 20 (23.81%) SLA
3 19 (22.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 19 (22.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (4.76%) HIPAA
4 4 (4.76%) GPG13
System Software
1 25 (29.76%) VMware ESXi
2 19 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (22.62%) vSphere
3 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (9.52%) Snort
5 7 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (7.14%) Nmap
7 5 (5.95%) vCloud
8 4 (4.76%) Squid
9 2 (2.38%) Samba
10 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (20.24%) Zenoss
2 6 (7.14%) Nessus
2 6 (7.14%) SCCM
3 2 (2.38%) Nagios
3 2 (2.38%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.19%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 72 (85.71%) Cisco
2 38 (45.24%) Microsoft
3 26 (30.95%) VMware
4 24 (28.57%) Juniper
5 14 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 14 (16.67%) Polycom
6 10 (11.90%) ServiceNow
6 10 (11.90%) Avaya
7 9 (10.71%) SolarWinds
8 7 (8.33%) F5
9 5 (5.95%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.76%) Imperva
10 4 (4.76%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.76%) Sourcefire
10 4 (4.76%) Sophos
10 4 (4.76%) Websense
11 3 (3.57%) NetApp
12 2 (2.38%) Oracle
12 2 (2.38%) Novell
12 2 (2.38%) Lotus