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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 180 165 211
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +46
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1819 2124 1760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.82% 1.97% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.73% 7.14% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1579 1794 1496
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,900
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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
27039 29728 32470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.13% 27.50% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21817 23333 26059
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CCNA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -18 1691 £40,000 - 185
London -49 536 £50,000 +13.63% 61
South East -2 499 £40,000 - 38
Berkshire +15 163 £45,000 +12.50% 12
West Midlands +11 136 £40,000 +12.67% 16
South West +27 132 £33,750 -15.62% 6
East of England +13 132 £38,000 +1.33% 14
Yorkshire -7 123 £41,750 +1.21% 26
Surrey +14 113 £37,500 -16.66% 9
Hampshire +1 113 £37,500 -11.76% 9
City of London -1 109 £51,000 +15.90% 13
North West -12 89 £35,000 -12.50% 13
Hertfordshire +25 75 £42,500 +23.18% 8
West Yorkshire -19 75 £45,000 - 17
Reading -1 64 £57,500 +43.75% 4
Leeds -32 59 £47,500 +5.55% 13
Manchester -19 49 £36,250 -23.68% 6
Kent -8 48 £32,500 -15.58% 1
Birmingham -20 45 £34,500 -8.00% 8
Basingstoke +20 41 £37,500 +3.02% 3
Wales -12 41 £27,500 -24.65% 1
Wiltshire +7 38 £30,000 -25.00% 1
South Wales -8 38 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Scotland -14 37 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Cambridgeshire +10 34 £35,500 -12.34% 3
Bracknell +2 33 £50,000 +53.84% 2
North Yorkshire +22 31 £35,000 +40.00% 4
East Midlands -10 30 £35,000 +2.18% 9
Warwickshire +9 29 £42,000 +12.00%
Cardiff +2 28 £26,500 -24.28%

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing CCNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CCNA.

1 3751 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2908 (77.53%) Cisco
3 1958 (52.20%) Firewall
4 1752 (46.71%) CCNP
5 1235 (32.92%) WAN
6 1178 (31.40%) Windows
7 1090 (29.06%) LAN
8 1054 (28.10%) VMware
9 1039 (27.70%) Microsoft
10 870 (23.19%) ITIL
11 846 (22.55%) VPN
12 844 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 829 (22.10%) Juniper
14 773 (20.61%) Active Directory
15 742 (19.78%) Cisco ASA
16 722 (19.25%) CheckPoint
17 681 (18.16%) Windows Server
18 669 (17.84%) Wireless
19 647 (17.25%) Linux
20 636 (16.96%) TCP/IP
21 635 (16.93%) Data Centre
22 630 (16.80%) MCSE
23 610 (16.26%) MPLS
24 608 (16.21%) VMware Infrastructure
25 607 (16.18%) Network Security
26 505 (13.46%) DNS
27 502 (13.38%) HP
28 500 (13.33%) VoIP
29 470 (12.53%) OSPF
29 470 (12.53%) BGP

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 458 (12.21%) MS Exchange
2 213 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 162 (4.32%) Skype for Business
4 152 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 116 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 99 (2.64%) SharePoint
7 95 (2.53%) IIS
8 38 (1.01%) Apache
9 32 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 30 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2000
10 30 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
11 17 (0.45%) OpenStack
12 16 (0.43%) Tomcat
13 15 (0.40%) Apache Pig
13 15 (0.40%) IBM Notes
14 9 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (0.24%) WebSphere
15 8 (0.21%) JBoss
15 8 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 457 (12.18%) MS Excel
2 211 (5.63%) MS Office
3 62 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.16%) AutoCAD
5 6 (0.16%) MS Project
6 5 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.080%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.027%) Revit
8 1 (0.027%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.16%) Infor M3
5 5 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.080%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.027%) FastStats
7 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.027%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 223 (5.95%) Office 365
2 87 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
3 80 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 59 (1.57%) SaaS
5 33 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.32%) IaaS
7 11 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.13%) Yammer
10 3 (0.080%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.080%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.080%) PaaS
11 2 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.053%) Nimbula
12 1 (0.027%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.027%) DigitalOcean
12 1 (0.027%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1958 (52.20%) Firewall
2 1235 (32.92%) WAN
3 1090 (29.06%) LAN
4 846 (22.55%) VPN
5 742 (19.78%) Cisco ASA
6 669 (17.84%) Wireless
7 636 (16.96%) TCP/IP
8 610 (16.26%) MPLS
9 607 (16.18%) Network Security
10 505 (13.46%) DNS
11 500 (13.33%) VoIP
12 470 (12.53%) BGP
12 470 (12.53%) OSPF
13 351 (9.36%) Cisco Nexus
14 350 (9.33%) DHCP
15 337 (8.98%) VLAN
16 333 (8.88%) SAN
17 273 (7.28%) Internet
18 212 (5.65%) EIGRP
19 202 (5.39%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (5.28%) SQL Server
2 37 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (0.88%) MySQL
4 25 (0.67%) Big Data
4 25 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (0.40%) Apache Hive
5 15 (0.40%) Hadoop
6 13 (0.35%) Oracle Database
7 9 (0.24%) Data Mining
7 9 (0.24%) Redis
8 7 (0.19%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.13%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.13%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (0.11%) MS Access
12 3 (0.080%) DB2
12 3 (0.080%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.080%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 21 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
3 14 (0.37%) SoapUI
4 11 (0.29%) Metasploit
5 7 (0.19%) JIRA
6 4 (0.11%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.080%) Burp Suite
8 2 (0.053%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.053%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.027%) MSI
General
1 470 (12.53%) Finance
2 434 (11.57%) Telecoms
3 109 (2.91%) Banking
4 91 (2.43%) Retail
5 53 (1.41%) Manufacturing
6 48 (1.28%) German Language
7 45 (1.20%) Legal
8 40 (1.07%) Games
9 38 (1.01%) Back Office
9 38 (1.01%) Law
10 37 (0.99%) French Language
11 32 (0.85%) Advertising
12 25 (0.67%) Billing
12 25 (0.67%) Marketing
13 21 (0.56%) Electronics
14 18 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (0.37%) Italian Language
15 14 (0.37%) Spanish Language
16 11 (0.29%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1613 (43.00%) Network Engineer
2 732 (19.51%) Cisco Engineer
3 572 (15.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 520 (13.86%) Support Engineer
5 503 (13.41%) Analyst
6 332 (8.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 302 (8.05%) Senior Network Engineer
8 285 (7.60%) Network Support
9 251 (6.69%) Security Engineer
10 225 (6.00%) Network Security Engineer
11 221 (5.89%) Network Support Engineer
12 192 (5.12%) Consultant
13 184 (4.91%) Network Analyst
14 180 (4.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 172 (4.59%) Cisco Support
16 156 (4.16%) Support Analyst
17 153 (4.08%) NOC Engineer
18 151 (4.03%) Senior Cisco Engineer
19 142 (3.79%) 2nd Line Support
20 135 (3.60%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (1.47%) 802.1X
2 38 (1.01%) Web Services
3 22 (0.59%) LAMP
4 21 (0.56%) XMPP
5 18 (0.48%) CSS
6 17 (0.45%) Java EE
7 16 (0.43%) SOAP
8 15 (0.40%) COM
9 14 (0.37%) WCF
10 13 (0.35%) STL
11 11 (0.29%) Middleware
12 10 (0.27%) .NET
13 7 (0.19%) LEMP Stack
13 7 (0.19%) WAP
14 6 (0.16%) HTML
14 6 (0.16%) Regular Expression
15 5 (0.13%) FreeSWITCH
15 5 (0.13%) Software Packaging
16 4 (0.11%) JSON
17 3 (0.080%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 635 (16.93%) Data Centre
2 264 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 138 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 116 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 90 (2.40%) Driving Licence
6 68 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
7 57 (1.52%) Clustering
8 50 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 46 (1.23%) iPad
10 44 (1.17%) e-Health
10 44 (1.17%) Private Cloud
11 37 (0.99%) Blackberry
12 36 (0.96%) EMC VNX
13 35 (0.93%) Hedge funds
14 34 (0.91%) IVR
15 33 (0.88%) FMCG
16 32 (0.85%) PKI
17 30 (0.80%) Replication
18 29 (0.77%) Visualisation
19 25 (0.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1178 (31.40%) Windows
2 681 (18.16%) Windows Server
3 647 (17.25%) Linux
4 386 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 376 (10.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 212 (5.65%) Unix
7 203 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 159 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 124 (3.31%) Windows 8
10 77 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 69 (1.84%) Windows 10
12 58 (1.55%) CentOS
12 58 (1.55%) Windows XP
13 43 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
14 38 (1.01%) Mac OS X
15 32 (0.85%) Solaris
16 26 (0.69%) AIX
16 26 (0.69%) Android
17 25 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
18 18 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 870 (23.19%) ITIL
2 312 (8.32%) Network Monitoring
3 295 (7.86%) Network Design
4 187 (4.99%) Load Balancing
5 182 (4.85%) Presales
6 175 (4.67%) Service Management
7 165 (4.40%) Network Management
8 154 (4.11%) Project Management
9 145 (3.87%) Service Delivery
10 130 (3.47%) Information Security
11 128 (3.41%) Change Management
12 120 (3.20%) Migration
13 118 (3.15%) High Availability
13 118 (3.15%) Incident Management
14 111 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
15 104 (2.77%) Network Architecture
16 100 (2.67%) Change Control
16 100 (2.67%) SIEM
17 96 (2.56%) Mentoring
18 95 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 236 (6.29%) SQL
2 121 (3.23%) Python
3 117 (3.12%) PowerShell
4 95 (2.53%) Perl
5 94 (2.51%) C
6 60 (1.60%) Bash Shell
7 33 (0.88%) Ruby
8 32 (0.85%) PHP
9 29 (0.77%) C++
10 28 (0.75%) Java
11 19 (0.51%) Shell Script
12 15 (0.40%) C#
13 13 (0.35%) Objective-C
14 10 (0.27%) VB
14 10 (0.27%) VBA
15 9 (0.24%) VBScript
16 6 (0.16%) JavaScript
17 3 (0.080%) AWK
17 3 (0.080%) Korn
17 3 (0.080%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3751 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1752 (46.71%) CCNP
3 844 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 630 (16.80%) MCSE
5 377 (10.05%) Security Cleared
6 353 (9.41%) CCIE
6 353 (9.41%) Degree
7 348 (9.28%) MCSA
8 332 (8.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 281 (7.49%) SC Cleared
10 275 (7.33%) MCITP
11 224 (5.97%) MCP
12 222 (5.92%) CISSP
13 213 (5.68%) JNCIA
14 188 (5.01%) CCSA
15 161 (4.29%) CCDA
16 157 (4.19%) CCSE
17 127 (3.39%) JNCIP
18 126 (3.36%) CCDP
19 120 (3.20%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 409 (10.90%) SLA
2 147 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 82 (2.19%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.32%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.32%) QA
4 12 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (0.29%) ISO27002
6 8 (0.21%) HIPAA
7 5 (0.13%) COBIT
8 3 (0.080%) BS7799
9 2 (0.053%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.053%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.027%) COSHH
10 1 (0.027%) DICOM
10 1 (0.027%) FISMA
10 1 (0.027%) HL7
10 1 (0.027%) ISO15022
10 1 (0.027%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.027%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 773 (20.61%) Active Directory
2 608 (16.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 257 (6.85%) Hyper-V
4 217 (5.79%) vSphere
5 124 (3.31%) XenApp
6 50 (1.33%) VMware ESX
7 48 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
8 38 (1.01%) Terminal Services
9 33 (0.88%) Firmware
10 28 (0.75%) vCloud
11 27 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
12 24 (0.64%) XenDesktop
13 23 (0.61%) XenServer
14 22 (0.59%) VMware Server
14 22 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
15 20 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 17 (0.45%) ISA Server
17 16 (0.43%) Xen
18 13 (0.35%) Snort
19 12 (0.32%) KVM
Systems Management
1 116 (3.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 85 (2.27%) Nagios
3 82 (2.19%) SCCM
4 61 (1.63%) Backup Exec
5 56 (1.49%) Cisco UCCX
6 53 (1.41%) Cisco Prime
7 52 (1.39%) FortiGate
8 50 (1.33%) SCOM
9 43 (1.15%) OpenView
10 42 (1.12%) Cacti
11 40 (1.07%) WSUS
12 38 (1.01%) Puppet
13 30 (0.80%) Nessus
14 29 (0.77%) Cisco UCCE
15 27 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
16 26 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
16 26 (0.69%) NetBackup
16 26 (0.69%) Netcool
16 26 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
17 23 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2908 (77.53%) Cisco
2 1054 (28.10%) VMware
3 1039 (27.70%) Microsoft
4 829 (22.10%) Juniper
5 722 (19.25%) CheckPoint
6 502 (13.38%) HP
7 435 (11.60%) Citrix
8 357 (9.52%) F5
9 240 (6.40%) SolarWinds
10 210 (5.60%) Palo Alto
11 162 (4.32%) NetApp
12 161 (4.29%) Avaya
13 133 (3.55%) Red Hat
14 126 (3.36%) Fortinet
15 102 (2.72%) EMC
16 100 (2.67%) Dell
17 98 (2.61%) IBM
18 83 (2.21%) Symantec
19 81 (2.16%) Meraki
20 79 (2.11%) Extreme Networks
Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent on-top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £37,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £560000 per annum + Car, Pension, Other Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlewich, Cheshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + career progression + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago