The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 186 181 167
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1797 1566 1939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.54% 1.47% 1.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.72% 5.42% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1531 1361 1699
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31403 28879 33391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.98% 27.15% 28.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24333 23456 28266
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCNA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNA within the UK.

CCNA Salary Trend in the UK

CCNA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNA over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

CCNA Salary Histogram in the UK

CCNA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +4 1671 £39,500 +5.33% 183
London +24 567 £42,500 +3.66% 65
South East -2 463 £37,500 -1.96% 53
Yorkshire +17 198 £39,500 +17.91% 12
West Yorkshire +20 167 £39,500 +17.91% 9
City of London +6 150 £43,772 -2.72% 24
Leeds +25 143 £40,000 +19.40% 4
East of England +19 127 £37,500 +3.44% 18
Surrey +9 120 £45,000 +18.42% 8
Berkshire -15 111 £37,500 -8.53% 15
Hampshire +20 100 £37,500 -6.25% 11
West Midlands +12 96 £37,500 +7.14% 14
North West -31 83 £35,000 -6.66% 10
East Midlands 0 59 £37,500 -17.58% 7
South West -39 55 £28,250 -26.62% 9
Birmingham +34 54 £37,500 +5.63% 5
Kent +25 53 £45,000 +16.12% 2
Manchester -39 51 £33,000 -12.00% 8
Wales +15 49 £39,000 +13.04% 3
Hertfordshire -1 49 £47,500 +26.66% 7
South Wales +22 48 £39,000 +11.42% 3
Slough +29 42 £37,000 -12.94% 3
Basingstoke +19 39 £37,500 -27.88% 3
Reading -13 39 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Cambridgeshire -2 34 £33,000 -5.71% 8
Cardiff +13 32 £33,000 -28.26% 2
Cambridge +8 31 £33,000 -5.71% 6
Dorking +7 28 £45,000 -
Bristol +2 26 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Oxfordshire -8 26 £27,250 -29.22% 12

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 3540 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2622 (74.07%) Cisco
3 1745 (49.29%) Firewall
4 1555 (43.93%) Windows
5 1387 (39.18%) CCNP
6 1222 (34.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 1220 (34.46%) VMware
8 1132 (31.98%) Microsoft
9 1089 (30.76%) WAN
10 1004 (28.36%) LAN
11 902 (25.48%) MCSE
12 831 (23.47%) Active Directory
13 813 (22.97%) ITIL
14 703 (19.86%) VMware Infrastructure
15 675 (19.07%) MS Exchange
16 670 (18.93%) Windows Server 2008
17 608 (17.18%) TCP/IP
18 595 (16.81%) CheckPoint
19 572 (16.16%) VPN
20 566 (15.99%) Linux
21 532 (15.03%) Juniper
22 530 (14.97%) MS Excel
23 518 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
24 510 (14.41%) DNS
25 490 (13.84%) SAN
26 483 (13.64%) Citrix
27 476 (13.45%) Degree
28 464 (13.11%) MCSA
29 454 (12.82%) Network Security
30 441 (12.46%) HP

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 675 (19.07%) MS Exchange
2 377 (10.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 228 (6.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 191 (5.40%) SharePoint
5 163 (4.60%) Lync
6 139 (3.93%) IIS
7 137 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 124 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2003
9 91 (2.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 76 (2.15%) Apache
11 47 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2000
12 33 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
13 30 (0.85%) Tomcat
14 17 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
16 11 (0.31%) Site Server
17 9 (0.25%) SAS
17 9 (0.25%) WebLogic
17 9 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 530 (14.97%) MS Excel
2 300 (8.47%) MS Office
3 48 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.11%) MS Project
6 2 (0.056%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.056%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.056%) Maya
6 2 (0.056%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 24 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.085%) Summit
4 3 (0.085%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.085%) Eikon
5 2 (0.056%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.028%) Agresso
6 1 (0.028%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.028%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.028%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 99 (2.80%) Office 365
2 44 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (0.93%) SaaS
4 31 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (0.82%) PaaS
6 21 (0.59%) IaaS
7 18 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.23%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.085%) Jelastic
10 3 (0.085%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1745 (49.29%) Firewall
2 1089 (30.76%) WAN
3 1004 (28.36%) LAN
4 608 (17.18%) TCP/IP
5 572 (16.16%) VPN
6 518 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
7 510 (14.41%) DNS
8 490 (13.84%) SAN
9 454 (12.82%) Network Security
10 422 (11.92%) VoIP
11 412 (11.64%) MPLS
12 404 (11.41%) BGP
13 398 (11.24%) DHCP
14 338 (9.55%) Wireless
15 320 (9.04%) OSPF
16 292 (8.25%) Internet
17 252 (7.12%) VLAN
18 198 (5.59%) Cisco IOS
19 174 (4.92%) Cisco Nexus
20 168 (4.75%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 337 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 87 (2.46%) MySQL
3 81 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (0.45%) Relational Database
9 14 (0.40%) Oracle Database
10 9 (0.25%) Data Mining
11 8 (0.23%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.11%) DB2
12 4 (0.11%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.085%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.056%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.056%) Informix
14 2 (0.056%) MS Access
14 2 (0.056%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 1 (0.028%) Infinispan
15 1 (0.028%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (0.45%) JIRA
2 12 (0.34%) Metasploit
3 11 (0.31%) Subversion
4 10 (0.28%) Jenkins
5 9 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (0.25%) Git (software)
6 7 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (0.17%) Hudson
8 5 (0.14%) FogBugz
8 5 (0.14%) Bugzilla
8 5 (0.14%) Selenium
8 5 (0.14%) WebLOAD
9 2 (0.056%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.056%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.028%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.028%) GDB
General
1 440 (12.43%) Finance
2 415 (11.72%) Telecoms
3 108 (3.05%) Retail
4 97 (2.74%) Banking
5 51 (1.44%) Legal
6 39 (1.10%) Law
7 30 (0.85%) Marketing
8 27 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 23 (0.65%) German Language
10 22 (0.62%) Advertising
11 18 (0.51%) Multimedia
11 18 (0.51%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.40%) French Language
12 14 (0.40%) Electronics
13 13 (0.37%) Back Office
14 12 (0.34%) Games
15 11 (0.31%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.23%) Publishing
18 7 (0.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1118 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 436 (12.32%) Analyst
3 425 (12.01%) Support Engineer
4 299 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 216 (6.10%) Consultant
6 201 (5.68%) Senior Network Engineer
7 198 (5.59%) Network Support
8 184 (5.20%) Network Analyst
9 179 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support
9 179 (5.06%) Security Engineer
10 155 (4.38%) Administrator
11 142 (4.01%) Support Analyst
12 133 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
13 125 (3.53%) Network Support Engineer
14 118 (3.33%) Cisco Engineer
15 117 (3.31%) Network Security Engineer
16 108 (3.05%) Systems Administrator
17 98 (2.77%) Team Leader
18 97 (2.74%) IT Support
19 92 (2.60%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (1.05%) Web Services
2 15 (0.42%) COM
3 14 (0.40%) LAMP
4 10 (0.28%) CSS
4 10 (0.28%) .NET
5 9 (0.25%) SAML
5 9 (0.25%) OAuth
5 9 (0.25%) OpenID
5 9 (0.25%) SailPoint
6 8 (0.23%) ODBC
7 7 (0.20%) WSE
8 5 (0.14%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (0.14%) XMPP
9 4 (0.11%) XML
9 4 (0.11%) Django
10 3 (0.085%) SOAP
10 3 (0.085%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (0.085%) Application Packaging
11 2 (0.056%) HTML
11 2 (0.056%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 131 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 130 (3.67%) Blackberry
3 127 (3.59%) Management Information System
4 65 (1.84%) Clustering
5 64 (1.81%) Hedge funds
6 61 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
7 57 (1.61%) Firmware
8 47 (1.33%) Replication
9 32 (0.90%) Statistics
10 31 (0.88%) PKI
11 30 (0.85%) EqualLogic
12 28 (0.79%) Client/Server
13 26 (0.73%) Visualisation
14 24 (0.68%) iPhone
15 22 (0.62%) IVR
16 20 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
17 17 (0.48%) Wiki
18 16 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
18 16 (0.45%) Cryptography
19 15 (0.42%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1555 (43.93%) Windows
2 670 (18.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 566 (15.99%) Linux
4 434 (12.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 349 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 258 (7.29%) Windows 7
7 171 (4.83%) Windows XP
7 171 (4.83%) UNIX
8 113 (3.19%) Windows 8
9 84 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 67 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
11 65 (1.84%) Mac OS X
12 46 (1.30%) Ubuntu
13 37 (1.05%) CentOS
14 35 (0.99%) Windows Vista
15 33 (0.93%) Android
16 31 (0.88%) Debian
17 28 (0.79%) Solaris
18 13 (0.37%) AIX
18 13 (0.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 813 (22.97%) ITIL
2 266 (7.51%) Project Management
3 201 (5.68%) Change Management
4 188 (5.31%) Network Management
5 187 (5.28%) Load Balancing
6 185 (5.23%) Information Security
7 164 (4.63%) Network Design
7 164 (4.63%) Service Delivery
8 159 (4.49%) Network Monitoring
9 156 (4.41%) Problem Management
10 148 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
11 132 (3.73%) Incident Management
12 118 (3.33%) Service Management
12 118 (3.33%) Change Control
13 112 (3.16%) Migration
14 96 (2.71%) E-Commerce
15 91 (2.57%) PRINCE2
16 72 (2.03%) Time Management
17 69 (1.95%) ITIL V3
18 67 (1.89%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 284 (8.02%) SQL
2 127 (3.59%) PowerShell
3 94 (2.66%) Perl
4 67 (1.89%) Python
5 66 (1.86%) Bash Shell
6 54 (1.53%) C
7 51 (1.44%) Lisp
8 37 (1.05%) Java
8 37 (1.05%) PHP
9 32 (0.90%) Shell Script
10 30 (0.85%) VBScript
11 25 (0.71%) Ruby
12 16 (0.45%) C++
13 11 (0.31%) C#
14 9 (0.25%) JavaScript
15 8 (0.23%) VB
16 4 (0.11%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.056%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.056%) VBA
17 2 (0.056%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3540 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1387 (39.18%) CCNP
3 1222 (34.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 902 (25.48%) MCSE
5 476 (13.45%) Degree
6 464 (13.11%) MCSA
7 401 (11.33%) MCITP
8 351 (9.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 278 (7.85%) MCP
10 233 (6.58%) CCIE
11 187 (5.28%) Security Cleared
12 175 (4.94%) CCSA
13 140 (3.95%) CISSP
14 138 (3.90%) JNCIA
15 130 (3.67%) CCSE
16 113 (3.19%) SC Cleared
17 109 (3.08%) MCTS
18 99 (2.80%) Citrix Certification
19 88 (2.49%) CCDP
19 88 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 350 (9.89%) SLA
2 110 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 88 (2.49%) PCI DSS
4 35 (0.99%) QA
5 28 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (0.40%) GPG13
7 12 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.14%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.11%) COBIT
10 3 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.028%) GAMP
11 1 (0.028%) GxP
System Software
1 831 (23.47%) Active Directory
2 703 (19.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 372 (10.51%) Hyper-V
4 187 (5.28%) vSphere
5 144 (4.07%) XenApp
6 129 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
7 118 (3.33%) VMware ESX
8 79 (2.23%) XenDesktop
9 65 (1.84%) XenServer
10 42 (1.19%) KVM
11 35 (0.99%) Terminal Services
12 25 (0.71%) ISA Server
13 23 (0.65%) UAG
14 22 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 20 (0.56%) VMware Server
16 19 (0.54%) Snort
16 19 (0.54%) Squid
16 19 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
17 17 (0.48%) Nmap
18 13 (0.37%) NFS
Systems Management
1 135 (3.81%) Cisco CUCM
2 102 (2.88%) Backup Exec
3 100 (2.82%) SCCM
4 51 (1.44%) SCOM
5 50 (1.41%) WSUS
6 36 (1.02%) Nagios
7 34 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
8 28 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
9 27 (0.76%) CiscoWorks
10 25 (0.71%) Cisco UCCX
11 20 (0.56%) Cacti
11 20 (0.56%) Zenoss
12 19 (0.54%) Netcool
13 18 (0.51%) Puppet
14 17 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
15 16 (0.45%) FortiGate
15 16 (0.45%) NetBackup
16 15 (0.42%) Cisco Prime
17 13 (0.37%) Cisco UCCE
18 11 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2622 (74.07%) Cisco
2 1220 (34.46%) VMware
3 1132 (31.98%) Microsoft
4 595 (16.81%) CheckPoint
5 532 (15.03%) Juniper
6 483 (13.64%) Citrix
7 441 (12.46%) HP
8 261 (7.37%) F5
9 168 (4.75%) Avaya
10 138 (3.90%) NetApp
11 136 (3.84%) Dell
12 130 (3.67%) Symantec
13 128 (3.62%) Red Hat
14 111 (3.14%) SolarWinds
15 88 (2.49%) Mitel
16 85 (2.40%) Apple
17 76 (2.15%) Oracle
18 73 (2.06%) McAfee
19 71 (2.01%) Blue Coat
20 70 (1.98%) Sophos
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
South Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum + Training and Certifications
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Virgin Media
Salary: £19k-£32K - dependent on experience/qualifications + amazing benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £20,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday