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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK
Rank 191 183 187
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1466 1854 1816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.77% 1.86% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.00% 6.62% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1612 1533
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
20939 28002 29341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.23% 28.05% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16560 22410 23471
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,823 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,550 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 21 January 2017 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -5 1381 £40,000 -5.88% 145
South East +37 428 £38,500 -9.41% 38
London -31 405 £50,000 +11.11% 44
West Midlands -3 144 £42,500 - 14
Surrey +44 136 £37,500 -16.66% 9
South West +21 98 £45,000 +28.57% 12
Yorkshire -7 88 £31,500 -25.00% 7
East of England +13 87 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Hampshire +1 75 £40,000 +6.66% 8
West Yorkshire +25 74 £34,500 -21.59% 6
East Sussex - 65 £40,000 - 4
East Midlands -2 63 £35,000 -6.66% 9
City of London -11 63 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Brighton - 63 £40,000 - 3
Hertfordshire +29 60 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Berkshire -14 60 £42,500 -22.72% 5
North West -62 56 £41,000 +2.50% 13
Leeds +28 55 £31,500 -30.00% 4
Reading +30 41 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +22 31 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Manchester -48 31 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Worcestershire +3 30 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Basingstoke +4 29 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Gloucestershire -18 29 £45,000 +12.50%
Herefordshire -2 28 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Leatherhead -3 28 £37,500 -40.00% 2
Scotland +11 26 £32,500 -5.10% 2
Birmingham -31 26 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Bristol +3 25 £37,500 -3.22% 8
Reigate +44 24 £37,500 -44.44% 1

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 3376 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2451 (72.60%) Cisco
3 1734 (51.36%) Firewall
4 1537 (45.53%) CCNP
5 1153 (34.15%) Windows
6 1058 (31.34%) WAN
7 959 (28.41%) VMware
8 939 (27.81%) LAN
9 840 (24.88%) Microsoft
10 797 (23.61%) ITIL
11 795 (23.55%) Microsoft Certification
12 763 (22.60%) Active Directory
13 667 (19.76%) VMware Infrastructure
14 644 (19.08%) VPN
15 624 (18.48%) Cisco ASA
16 619 (18.34%) Wireless
17 611 (18.10%) Data Centre
18 603 (17.86%) Windows Server
19 596 (17.65%) Juniper
20 587 (17.39%) MCSE
21 584 (17.30%) Linux
22 573 (16.97%) CheckPoint
23 565 (16.74%) TCP/IP
24 561 (16.62%) DNS
25 550 (16.29%) Network Security
26 472 (13.98%) VoIP
27 433 (12.83%) MS Excel
28 430 (12.74%) BGP
29 428 (12.68%) VLAN
30 423 (12.53%) MPLS

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
1 374 (11.08%) MS Exchange
2 192 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 133 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 124 (3.67%) IIS
5 111 (3.29%) Skype for Business
6 72 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 65 (1.93%) SharePoint
8 62 (1.84%) Apache
9 25 (0.74%) Tomcat
10 21 (0.62%) IBM Notes
11 20 (0.59%) OpenStack
12 17 (0.50%) Apache Pig
12 17 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
13 15 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
14 14 (0.41%) JBoss
14 14 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
15 11 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (0.33%) WebLogic
15 11 (0.33%) WebSphere
16 10 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 433 (12.83%) MS Excel
2 169 (5.01%) MS Office
3 41 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 28 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.53%) MS Project
6 6 (0.18%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
7 3 (0.089%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.059%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.030%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.059%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.030%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 239 (7.08%) Office 365
2 140 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 131 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
4 81 (2.40%) SaaS
5 47 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
6 43 (1.27%) IaaS
7 26 (0.77%) PaaS
8 19 (0.56%) G Suite
9 16 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.089%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.059%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.059%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.059%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.059%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.059%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.059%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 1734 (51.36%) Firewall
2 1058 (31.34%) WAN
3 939 (27.81%) LAN
4 644 (19.08%) VPN
5 624 (18.48%) Cisco ASA
6 619 (18.34%) Wireless
7 565 (16.74%) TCP/IP
8 561 (16.62%) DNS
9 550 (16.29%) Network Security
10 472 (13.98%) VoIP
11 430 (12.74%) BGP
12 428 (12.68%) VLAN
13 423 (12.53%) MPLS
14 418 (12.38%) OSPF
15 398 (11.79%) DHCP
16 310 (9.18%) SAN
17 284 (8.41%) Cisco Nexus
18 245 (7.26%) Cisco IOS
19 191 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
20 185 (5.48%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (6.04%) SQL Server
2 43 (1.27%) MySQL
3 36 (1.07%) Big Data
4 29 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (0.71%) Hadoop
6 17 (0.50%) Apache Hive
7 13 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (0.24%) Redis
10 7 (0.21%) MongoDB
10 7 (0.21%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.18%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.12%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.089%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.089%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.059%) GIS
14 2 (0.059%) Infinispan
15 1 (0.030%) BusinessObjects
15 1 (0.030%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (0.74%) JIRA
2 11 (0.33%) Redmine
3 10 (0.30%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (0.21%) Bitbucket
4 7 (0.21%) CodeSonar
4 7 (0.21%) git-flow
4 7 (0.21%) Jenkins
4 7 (0.21%) Robot Framework
4 7 (0.21%) Selenium
5 6 (0.18%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.030%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.030%) Subversion
6 1 (0.030%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.030%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.030%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 413 (12.23%) Finance
2 350 (10.37%) Telecoms
3 90 (2.67%) Banking
4 75 (2.22%) Retail
5 61 (1.81%) Games
6 42 (1.24%) Back Office
7 38 (1.13%) Legal
8 32 (0.95%) Advertising
9 26 (0.77%) Marketing
10 21 (0.62%) Publishing
11 20 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 19 (0.56%) Billing
12 19 (0.56%) Law
13 17 (0.50%) French Language
13 17 (0.50%) Investment Banking
14 13 (0.39%) Electronics
15 12 (0.36%) Military
16 9 (0.27%) Automotive
16 9 (0.27%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1333 (39.48%) Network Engineer
2 507 (15.02%) Cisco Engineer
3 439 (13.00%) Support Engineer
4 391 (11.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 365 (10.81%) Analyst
6 299 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 262 (7.76%) Network Support
8 233 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 200 (5.92%) Consultant
10 191 (5.66%) Network Support Engineer
11 172 (5.09%) Security Engineer
11 172 (5.09%) Senior Network Engineer
12 146 (4.32%) Administrator
13 145 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
14 141 (4.18%) Network Analyst
14 141 (4.18%) Network Security Engineer
15 123 (3.64%) NOC Engineer
16 122 (3.61%) Support Analyst
17 119 (3.52%) 2nd Line Support
17 119 (3.52%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (2.04%) 802.1X
2 37 (1.10%) Web Services
3 34 (1.01%) XMPP
4 29 (0.86%) Java EE
4 29 (0.86%) STL
5 20 (0.59%) .NET
6 17 (0.50%) LAMP
7 16 (0.47%) HTML
8 13 (0.39%) Middleware
9 10 (0.30%) Regular Expression
10 8 (0.24%) .NET Framework
10 8 (0.24%) ASP.NET
11 7 (0.21%) CSS
11 7 (0.21%) Django
11 7 (0.21%) HTML5
11 7 (0.21%) Node.js
11 7 (0.21%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (0.21%) REST
11 7 (0.21%) SOAP
11 7 (0.21%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 611 (18.10%) Data Centre
2 215 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
3 121 (3.58%) Computer Science
4 117 (3.47%) Driving Licence
5 106 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 53 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
7 50 (1.48%) Clustering
8 42 (1.24%) Replication
9 39 (1.16%) IVR
10 28 (0.83%) Public Cloud
10 28 (0.83%) Statistics
11 27 (0.80%) Client/Server
12 26 (0.77%) Blackberry
12 26 (0.77%) PKI
13 24 (0.71%) Security Operations Centre
14 21 (0.62%) CESG
14 21 (0.62%) Virtual Team
15 20 (0.59%) Cyberthreat
15 20 (0.59%) iPad
16 18 (0.53%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1153 (34.15%) Windows
2 603 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 584 (17.30%) Linux
4 308 (9.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 274 (8.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 172 (5.09%) Unix
7 156 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 154 (4.56%) Windows 7
9 74 (2.19%) Windows 8
10 67 (1.98%) Windows 10
11 66 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 54 (1.60%) Mac OS X
13 40 (1.18%) Android
14 38 (1.13%) CentOS
14 38 (1.13%) Windows XP
15 31 (0.92%) Solaris
16 23 (0.68%) Mac OS
17 22 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
18 21 (0.62%) Ubuntu
19 20 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 797 (23.61%) ITIL
2 246 (7.29%) Network Design
3 194 (5.75%) Network Monitoring
4 188 (5.57%) Load Balancing
5 175 (5.18%) High Availability
6 172 (5.09%) Network Management
7 166 (4.92%) Presales
8 165 (4.89%) Service Management
9 154 (4.56%) Service Delivery
10 149 (4.41%) Mentoring
11 145 (4.30%) Project Management
12 141 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
13 132 (3.91%) Migration
14 131 (3.88%) Cybersecurity
15 124 (3.67%) Change Control
16 105 (3.11%) PRINCE2
17 104 (3.08%) Information Security
18 92 (2.73%) Agile Software Development
19 89 (2.64%) Kalman Filter
20 88 (2.61%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 237 (7.02%) SQL
2 124 (3.67%) PowerShell
3 87 (2.58%) C
4 77 (2.28%) Python
5 64 (1.90%) Java
6 59 (1.75%) Bash Shell
7 46 (1.36%) Perl
8 34 (1.01%) C#
9 33 (0.98%) C++
10 30 (0.89%) JavaScript
11 29 (0.86%) Objective-C
12 27 (0.80%) VB
13 25 (0.74%) PHP
14 11 (0.33%) Korn
15 10 (0.30%) VBScript
16 6 (0.18%) Ruby
17 4 (0.12%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.089%) R
18 3 (0.089%) VBA
19 2 (0.059%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3376 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1537 (45.53%) CCNP
3 795 (23.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 587 (17.39%) MCSE
5 347 (10.28%) Security Cleared
6 345 (10.22%) Degree
7 341 (10.10%) MCSA
8 293 (8.68%) CCIE
9 274 (8.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 252 (7.46%) MCP
11 229 (6.78%) CISSP
12 205 (6.07%) JNCIA
13 192 (5.69%) SC Cleared
14 173 (5.12%) MCITP
15 138 (4.09%) DV Cleared
16 128 (3.79%) CCSA
17 104 (3.08%) Network+ Certification
18 91 (2.70%) CEH
19 88 (2.61%) GIAC
20 87 (2.58%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 260 (7.70%) SLA
2 104 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 85 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (0.86%) QA
5 13 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.15%) GCP
8 1 (0.030%) COBIT
8 1 (0.030%) FIPS 140-2
8 1 (0.030%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.030%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.030%) PMBOK
System Software
1 763 (22.60%) Active Directory
2 667 (19.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 311 (9.21%) Hyper-V
4 176 (5.21%) vSphere
5 92 (2.73%) XenApp
6 63 (1.87%) VMware ESX
7 54 (1.60%) Virtual Servers
8 50 (1.48%) Firmware
8 50 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
9 34 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
9 34 (1.01%) Terminal Services
10 26 (0.77%) ISA Server
11 22 (0.65%) Docker
11 22 (0.65%) XenDesktop
12 21 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
12 21 (0.62%) Xen
13 20 (0.59%) Samba
14 18 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 16 (0.47%) XenServer
16 15 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 197 (5.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 90 (2.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 83 (2.46%) SCCM
4 76 (2.25%) Cisco Prime
5 75 (2.22%) Puppet
6 67 (1.98%) Cisco UCCE
7 60 (1.78%) Nagios
8 50 (1.48%) WSUS
9 44 (1.30%) Backup Exec
10 36 (1.07%) SCOM
11 31 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
12 28 (0.83%) FortiGate
13 22 (0.65%) Ansible
13 22 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 21 (0.62%) AirWatch
15 18 (0.53%) MOM
16 15 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
17 14 (0.41%) Cacti
18 12 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
19 9 (0.27%) Graylog
Vendors
1 2451 (72.60%) Cisco
2 959 (28.41%) VMware
3 840 (24.88%) Microsoft
4 596 (17.65%) Juniper
5 573 (16.97%) CheckPoint
6 333 (9.86%) HP
7 318 (9.42%) F5
8 312 (9.24%) Palo Alto
9 258 (7.64%) Citrix
10 166 (4.92%) SolarWinds
11 141 (4.18%) NetApp
12 133 (3.94%) Avaya
13 119 (3.52%) Fortinet
14 116 (3.44%) Dell
15 103 (3.05%) Riverbed
16 93 (2.75%) Brocade
17 91 (2.70%) Meraki
18 90 (2.67%) Red Hat
19 83 (2.46%) EMC
20 68 (2.01%) SonicWALL
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £33,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 18 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £33,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + on-call, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mandara
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
83Zero
Salary: From £65,000 to £65,000 per annum £65k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elliot
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37428 - £42991 per annum + up to 10k + 35% shift
Posted: Yesterday