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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 178 200 161
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -39
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1907 1498 2036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.67% 1.42% 1.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.17% 5.32% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1632 1312 1801
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,500
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
30907 28183 33366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 26.80% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24116 23030 28078
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +29 1802 £39,000 +4.00% 202
London +46 612 £44,500 +11.25% 67
South East +11 503 £37,000 -1.33% 55
Yorkshire +26 205 £40,000 +10.34% 17
West Yorkshire +27 172 £40,000 +19.40% 11
City of London +28 158 £45,000 +2.85% 25
Leeds +26 137 £40,000 +11.10% 8
East of England +15 137 £37,500 +2.04% 12
Surrey +18 128 £35,000 -6.66% 17
Hampshire +20 114 £37,500 -6.25% 6
West Midlands +30 111 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Berkshire -24 107 £36,250 -14.70% 17
North West -29 87 £36,250 +3.57% 17
South West -15 72 £30,000 -22.07% 19
Birmingham +44 60 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Hertfordshire +10 59 £43,750 +18.24% 6
East Midlands +3 59 £37,500 -0.66% 4
Manchester -40 53 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Kent +30 48 £49,000 +30.66% 2
Basingstoke +16 43 £37,500 -27.88% 3
Wales +7 41 £33,000 -4.34% 4
South Wales +10 40 £33,000 -5.71% 4
Reading -12 37 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Slough +19 36 £37,000 -12.94% 6
Cambridgeshire +6 36 £33,000 -8.96% 5
Oxfordshire +2 36 £26,000 -25.71% 3
Dorking +6 34 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Cambridge +13 33 £33,000 -12.00% 2
Bristol -4 31 £29,000 -22.66% 10
Cardiff +16 30 £33,000 -5.71% 3

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3684 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2721 (73.86%) Cisco
3 1774 (48.15%) Firewall
4 1587 (43.08%) Windows
5 1489 (40.42%) CCNP
6 1284 (34.85%) VMware
7 1228 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1182 (32.08%) Microsoft
9 1137 (30.86%) WAN
10 1021 (27.71%) LAN
11 920 (24.97%) MCSE
12 876 (23.78%) ITIL
13 871 (23.64%) Active Directory
14 739 (20.06%) VMware Infrastructure
15 681 (18.49%) MS Exchange
16 664 (18.02%) Windows Server 2008
17 614 (16.67%) TCP/IP
18 600 (16.29%) VPN
19 597 (16.21%) CheckPoint
20 579 (15.72%) Linux
21 567 (15.39%) Juniper
22 553 (15.01%) MS Excel
23 538 (14.60%) Cisco ASA
24 502 (13.63%) DNS
25 497 (13.49%) Citrix
26 484 (13.14%) SAN
26 484 (13.14%) Degree
27 464 (12.60%) MCSA
28 452 (12.27%) Finance
29 451 (12.24%) Network Security

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 681 (18.49%) MS Exchange
2 364 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 223 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 179 (4.86%) Lync
5 174 (4.72%) SharePoint
6 138 (3.75%) IIS
7 129 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 125 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 93 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 77 (2.09%) Apache
11 50 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2000
12 25 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
12 25 (0.68%) Tomcat
13 13 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.30%) Site Server
15 10 (0.27%) Office Communications Server
16 9 (0.24%) nginx
16 9 (0.24%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
17 8 (0.22%) GroupWise
Applications
1 553 (15.01%) MS Excel
2 307 (8.33%) MS Office
3 46 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.11%) MS Project
6 2 (0.054%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.054%) Maya
6 2 (0.054%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.027%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.027%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.027%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 23 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.081%) Eikon
3 3 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.081%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.081%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.081%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 3 (0.081%) Summit
4 2 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.054%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.027%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.027%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 98 (2.66%) Office 365
2 46 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (0.79%) SaaS
3 29 (0.79%) PaaS
4 22 (0.60%) IaaS
5 21 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.22%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.081%) Jelastic
9 3 (0.081%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1774 (48.15%) Firewall
2 1137 (30.86%) WAN
3 1021 (27.71%) LAN
4 614 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 600 (16.29%) VPN
6 538 (14.60%) Cisco ASA
7 502 (13.63%) DNS
8 484 (13.14%) SAN
9 451 (12.24%) Network Security
10 449 (12.19%) VoIP
11 447 (12.13%) MPLS
12 434 (11.78%) BGP
13 392 (10.64%) DHCP
14 351 (9.53%) Wireless
15 350 (9.50%) OSPF
16 298 (8.09%) Internet
17 257 (6.98%) VLAN
18 191 (5.18%) Cisco Nexus
19 188 (5.10%) Cisco IOS
20 179 (4.86%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (8.50%) SQL Server
2 94 (2.55%) MySQL
3 69 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (0.41%) Oracle Database
8 14 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (0.33%) Relational Database
10 9 (0.24%) Data Mining
11 8 (0.22%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.16%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.081%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.054%) MS Access
14 2 (0.054%) Informix
14 2 (0.054%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 1 (0.027%) Infinispan
15 1 (0.027%) Redis
15 1 (0.027%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.027%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (0.49%) JIRA
1 18 (0.49%) Jenkins
2 16 (0.43%) Git (software)
3 10 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 10 (0.27%) Metasploit
4 9 (0.24%) FogBugz
4 9 (0.24%) Subversion
4 9 (0.24%) Selenium
5 8 (0.22%) Hudson
6 6 (0.16%) WebLOAD
6 6 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (0.14%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.054%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.054%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.027%) GDB
9 1 (0.027%) Oracle Forms
General
1 452 (12.27%) Finance
2 438 (11.89%) Telecoms
3 102 (2.77%) Retail
4 101 (2.74%) Banking
5 45 (1.22%) Legal
6 36 (0.98%) Law
7 29 (0.79%) Marketing
8 26 (0.71%) Advertising
9 25 (0.68%) German Language
10 24 (0.65%) French Language
11 22 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 22 (0.60%) Multimedia
11 22 (0.60%) Investment Banking
12 17 (0.46%) Electronics
13 13 (0.35%) Games
13 13 (0.35%) Back Office
14 11 (0.30%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.24%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.22%) Spanish Language
16 8 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1181 (32.06%) Network Engineer
2 446 (12.11%) Support Engineer
3 431 (11.70%) Analyst
4 301 (8.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 224 (6.08%) Consultant
6 210 (5.70%) Senior Network Engineer
7 195 (5.29%) Network Support
8 182 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
9 175 (4.75%) Security Engineer
10 168 (4.56%) Network Analyst
11 152 (4.13%) Administrator
12 142 (3.85%) Support Analyst
13 131 (3.56%) Systems Engineer
14 126 (3.42%) Network Support Engineer
15 121 (3.28%) Cisco Engineer
16 112 (3.04%) Network Security Engineer
17 103 (2.80%) Systems Administrator
17 103 (2.80%) Team Leader
18 97 (2.63%) IT Support
19 96 (2.61%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (0.76%) Web Services
2 18 (0.49%) CSS
3 17 (0.46%) LAMP
4 14 (0.38%) COM
5 13 (0.35%) .NET
6 9 (0.24%) SailPoint
6 9 (0.24%) OAuth
6 9 (0.24%) OpenID
6 9 (0.24%) SAML
7 8 (0.22%) ODBC
7 8 (0.22%) WSE
8 6 (0.16%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (0.16%) XMPP
9 5 (0.14%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (0.11%) RSS
10 4 (0.11%) XML
10 4 (0.11%) Django
10 4 (0.11%) Software Packaging
11 3 (0.081%) Application Packaging
11 3 (0.081%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 236 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 139 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 134 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 126 (3.42%) Blackberry
5 66 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
6 61 (1.66%) Hedge funds
7 60 (1.63%) Clustering
8 54 (1.47%) Firmware
9 44 (1.19%) Replication
10 34 (0.92%) PKI
11 32 (0.87%) EqualLogic
12 30 (0.81%) Visualisation
12 30 (0.81%) Statistics
13 26 (0.71%) Client/Server
14 25 (0.68%) IVR
15 23 (0.62%) iPhone
16 21 (0.57%) Open Source
17 17 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
18 16 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
19 15 (0.41%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1587 (43.08%) Windows
2 664 (18.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 579 (15.72%) Linux
4 421 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 355 (9.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 258 (7.00%) Windows 7
7 162 (4.40%) UNIX
8 157 (4.26%) Windows XP
9 129 (3.50%) Windows 8
10 85 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 69 (1.87%) Mac OS X
12 68 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
13 48 (1.30%) Ubuntu
14 44 (1.19%) CentOS
15 34 (0.92%) Debian
16 29 (0.79%) Solaris
17 27 (0.73%) Android
18 25 (0.68%) Windows Vista
19 16 (0.43%) SUSE
20 13 (0.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 876 (23.78%) ITIL
2 286 (7.76%) Project Management
3 215 (5.84%) Change Management
4 199 (5.40%) Load Balancing
5 193 (5.24%) Network Management
6 191 (5.18%) Information Security
7 174 (4.72%) Service Delivery
7 174 (4.72%) Network Monitoring
8 164 (4.45%) Network Design
9 159 (4.32%) Problem Management
10 138 (3.75%) Incident Management
11 135 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
12 129 (3.50%) Service Management
13 125 (3.39%) Change Control
14 113 (3.07%) Migration
15 98 (2.66%) Mentoring
16 96 (2.61%) PRINCE2
17 94 (2.55%) E-Commerce
18 79 (2.14%) Time Management
19 69 (1.87%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 278 (7.55%) SQL
2 134 (3.64%) PowerShell
3 102 (2.77%) Perl
4 74 (2.01%) Python
5 72 (1.95%) Bash Shell
6 61 (1.66%) C
7 55 (1.49%) Lisp
8 49 (1.33%) PHP
9 38 (1.03%) Ruby
10 37 (1.00%) Java
11 33 (0.90%) VBScript
12 28 (0.76%) Shell Script
13 17 (0.46%) C++
14 11 (0.30%) C#
15 9 (0.24%) JavaScript
16 8 (0.22%) VB
17 4 (0.11%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.054%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.054%) VBA
18 2 (0.054%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3684 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1489 (40.42%) CCNP
3 1228 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 920 (24.97%) MCSE
5 484 (13.14%) Degree
6 464 (12.60%) MCSA
7 408 (11.07%) MCITP
8 376 (10.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 286 (7.76%) MCP
10 261 (7.08%) CCIE
11 199 (5.40%) Security Cleared
12 171 (4.64%) CCSA
13 154 (4.18%) JNCIA
14 135 (3.66%) CISSP
15 130 (3.53%) CCSE
16 124 (3.37%) SC Cleared
17 112 (3.04%) Citrix Certification
18 107 (2.90%) MCTS
19 106 (2.88%) CCDP
20 93 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 379 (10.29%) SLA
2 119 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 103 (2.80%) PCI DSS
4 36 (0.98%) QA
5 33 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (0.46%) GPG13
7 13 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.16%) COBIT
9 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 4 (0.11%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.027%) BS7799
System Software
1 871 (23.64%) Active Directory
2 739 (20.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 373 (10.12%) Hyper-V
4 174 (4.72%) vSphere
5 143 (3.88%) XenApp
6 124 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
7 117 (3.18%) VMware ESX
8 75 (2.04%) XenServer
9 71 (1.93%) XenDesktop
10 38 (1.03%) KVM
11 32 (0.87%) Terminal Services
12 23 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 22 (0.60%) Snort
13 22 (0.60%) Squid
14 20 (0.54%) ISA Server
14 20 (0.54%) UAG
15 19 (0.52%) VMware Server
16 16 (0.43%) Samba
17 15 (0.41%) vCloud
17 15 (0.41%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 147 (3.99%) Cisco CUCM
2 115 (3.12%) Backup Exec
3 98 (2.66%) SCCM
4 51 (1.38%) SCOM
5 46 (1.25%) WSUS
6 38 (1.03%) Nagios
7 37 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 32 (0.87%) SolarWinds Orion
9 29 (0.79%) CiscoWorks
10 22 (0.60%) Puppet
10 22 (0.60%) Cisco UCCX
11 20 (0.54%) Netcool
11 20 (0.54%) NetBackup
11 20 (0.54%) Cacti
11 20 (0.54%) Zenoss
11 20 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
12 17 (0.46%) FortiGate
13 13 (0.35%) Cisco Prime
14 11 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 11 (0.30%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2721 (73.86%) Cisco
2 1284 (34.85%) VMware
3 1182 (32.08%) Microsoft
4 597 (16.21%) CheckPoint
5 567 (15.39%) Juniper
6 497 (13.49%) Citrix
7 442 (12.00%) HP
8 272 (7.38%) F5
9 191 (5.18%) Avaya
10 144 (3.91%) Symantec
11 142 (3.85%) NetApp
12 141 (3.83%) Red Hat
12 141 (3.83%) Dell
13 120 (3.26%) SolarWinds
14 91 (2.47%) Apple
15 85 (2.31%) Mitel
16 77 (2.09%) Sophos
17 73 (1.98%) Oracle
18 71 (1.93%) Blue Coat
18 71 (1.93%) McAfee
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package + Training
Posted: 17 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Oncall + Good Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 22 hours ago