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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 177 183 199
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1946 1845 1608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.92% 1.76% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.84% 6.36% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1659 1548 1381
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
28445 28992 28090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.03% 27.73% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22750 23158 22047
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 0 1820 £42,500 +6.25% 235
London -33 622 £50,000 +11.11% 65
South East -11 480 £42,500 +13.33% 67
West Midlands +28 166 £42,500 +26.86% 23
Yorkshire +31 141 £42,000 +5.00% 15
Berkshire +3 134 £52,500 +56.71% 13
Surrey +6 131 £45,000 +19.20% 20
East of England +14 113 £37,500 -13.79% 23
North West +12 105 £40,000 +14.28% 14
City of London -23 105 £47,500 +2.15% 12
Hampshire +20 103 £35,000 -6.66% 11
West Yorkshire +2 95 £45,000 +12.50% 13
South West -6 94 £35,000 - 12
East Midlands +54 76 £37,846 +44.17% 13
Manchester +32 65 £41,500 +18.57% 9
Leeds -8 65 £45,000 -2.70% 9
Birmingham -4 51 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Hertfordshire +16 49 £39,000 -8.23% 7
Kent -3 48 £36,000 -8.86% 10
Reading -8 48 £60,000 +77.77% 7
Scotland +6 39 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Derbyshire +29 37 £37,846 +16.44% 4
Buckinghamshire +5 36 £35,000 -3.44% 3
South Wales +1 35 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Wales -5 35 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Gloucestershire +15 31 £35,000 +37.25% 2
Bracknell +21 30 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Cheshire +25 29 £22,500 -43.39% 2
Warwickshire -4 28 £48,750 +29.13% 1
Derby +19 27 £37,846 +16.44% 2

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3764 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2732 (72.58%) Cisco
3 1859 (49.39%) Firewall
4 1616 (42.93%) CCNP
5 1302 (34.59%) Windows
6 1121 (29.78%) WAN
7 1097 (29.14%) VMware
8 1034 (27.47%) LAN
9 1012 (26.89%) Microsoft
10 966 (25.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 810 (21.52%) ITIL
12 790 (20.99%) Active Directory
13 773 (20.54%) Windows Server
14 744 (19.77%) VPN
15 728 (19.34%) Linux
16 725 (19.26%) MCSE
17 719 (19.10%) TCP/IP
18 674 (17.91%) Juniper
19 673 (17.88%) VMware Infrastructure
20 653 (17.35%) Data Centre
21 590 (15.67%) CheckPoint
22 558 (14.82%) Cisco ASA
23 555 (14.74%) Wireless
24 548 (14.56%) DNS
25 535 (14.21%) Telecoms
26 488 (12.96%) Finance
27 484 (12.86%) MPLS
28 468 (12.43%) Network Security
29 467 (12.41%) MS Exchange
30 461 (12.25%) Windows Server 2008

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 467 (12.41%) MS Exchange
2 191 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 156 (4.14%) Lync
4 137 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 124 (3.29%) SharePoint
6 89 (2.36%) Apache Pig
7 87 (2.31%) IIS
8 82 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 57 (1.51%) Apache
10 55 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 49 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2000
12 40 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
13 24 (0.64%) nginx
14 22 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
15 21 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
16 14 (0.37%) OpenStack
16 14 (0.37%) Tomcat
17 12 (0.32%) JBoss
18 11 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
19 7 (0.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 409 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 288 (7.65%) MS Office
3 49 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 23 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.027%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.027%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 15 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.053%) Adaptiv
5 2 (0.053%) Infor SunSystems
5 2 (0.053%) Summit
6 1 (0.027%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.027%) FastStats
6 1 (0.027%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 174 (4.62%) Office 365
2 93 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 89 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (0.93%) SaaS
5 31 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (0.19%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.13%) IaaS
9 5 (0.13%) Yammer
10 1 (0.027%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.027%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.027%) Linode
10 1 (0.027%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.027%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1859 (49.39%) Firewall
2 1121 (29.78%) WAN
3 1034 (27.47%) LAN
4 744 (19.77%) VPN
5 719 (19.10%) TCP/IP
6 558 (14.82%) Cisco ASA
7 555 (14.74%) Wireless
8 548 (14.56%) DNS
9 484 (12.86%) MPLS
10 468 (12.43%) Network Security
11 457 (12.14%) VoIP
12 437 (11.61%) BGP
13 394 (10.47%) SAN
14 391 (10.39%) OSPF
15 366 (9.72%) DHCP
16 326 (8.66%) VLAN
17 269 (7.15%) Cisco Nexus
18 245 (6.51%) Internet
19 180 (4.78%) Cisco IOS
20 173 (4.60%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (6.64%) SQL Server
2 99 (2.63%) Big Data
3 89 (2.36%) Apache Hive
3 89 (2.36%) Hadoop
4 65 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 61 (1.62%) MySQL
6 37 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 31 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 27 (0.72%) MongoDB
9 25 (0.66%) Redis
10 9 (0.24%) NoSQL
11 7 (0.19%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (0.16%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (0.16%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.16%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.080%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
2 12 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (0.24%) Eclipse
3 9 (0.24%) JIRA
3 9 (0.24%) SoapUI
4 6 (0.16%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.11%) Metasploit
5 4 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.027%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.027%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.027%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 535 (14.21%) Telecoms
2 488 (12.96%) Finance
3 108 (2.87%) Banking
4 94 (2.50%) Retail
5 54 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 45 (1.20%) Legal
7 43 (1.14%) German Language
8 40 (1.06%) Law
9 39 (1.04%) French Language
10 37 (0.98%) Back Office
11 36 (0.96%) Advertising
12 32 (0.85%) Marketing
13 31 (0.82%) Games
14 16 (0.43%) Electronics
15 15 (0.40%) Billing
15 15 (0.40%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.27%) Investment Banking
17 10 (0.27%) Spanish Language
18 8 (0.21%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1425 (37.86%) Network Engineer
2 590 (15.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 497 (13.20%) Support Engineer
4 456 (12.11%) Analyst
5 444 (11.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 397 (10.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 265 (7.04%) Senior Network Engineer
8 252 (6.70%) Network Support
9 219 (5.82%) Network Analyst
10 216 (5.74%) Security Engineer
11 188 (4.99%) Network Security Engineer
12 183 (4.86%) Consultant
13 170 (4.52%) Network Support Engineer
14 161 (4.28%) Support Analyst
15 158 (4.20%) Administrator
16 157 (4.17%) IT Engineer
17 154 (4.09%) 2nd Line Support
18 152 (4.04%) 3rd Line Support
19 139 (3.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
20 132 (3.51%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (2.34%) Java EE
2 85 (2.26%) STL
3 46 (1.22%) Web Services
4 42 (1.12%) LAMP
5 37 (0.98%) 802.1X
6 26 (0.69%) CSS
7 23 (0.61%) LEMP Stack
8 22 (0.58%) XMPP
9 14 (0.37%) Middleware
10 13 (0.35%) .NET
10 13 (0.35%) COM
10 13 (0.35%) FreeSWITCH
11 11 (0.29%) XML
12 10 (0.27%) SOAP
13 9 (0.24%) HTML
13 9 (0.24%) WCF
14 7 (0.19%) Software Packaging
15 6 (0.16%) XML Messaging
16 4 (0.11%) jQuery
16 4 (0.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 653 (17.35%) Data Centre
2 272 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 128 (3.40%) Computer Science
4 124 (3.29%) Management Information System
5 97 (2.58%) Driving Licence
6 84 (2.23%) Cybercrime
7 80 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
8 69 (1.83%) Hedge funds
9 63 (1.67%) Clustering
10 58 (1.54%) Blackberry
11 55 (1.46%) Replication
12 35 (0.93%) EMC VNX
13 32 (0.85%) Private Cloud
14 31 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 27 (0.72%) PKI
16 25 (0.66%) IVR
17 24 (0.64%) Visualisation
18 23 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
18 23 (0.61%) iPad
19 22 (0.58%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1302 (34.59%) Windows
2 773 (20.54%) Windows Server
3 728 (19.34%) Linux
4 461 (12.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 401 (10.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 193 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 186 (4.94%) Windows 7
8 161 (4.28%) Windows 8
9 158 (4.20%) Unix
10 109 (2.90%) Android
11 96 (2.55%) Windows XP
12 90 (2.39%) Apple iOS
13 88 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 84 (2.23%) CentOS
15 70 (1.86%) Mac OS X
16 59 (1.57%) Windows 2000 Server
17 39 (1.04%) Windows 10
18 36 (0.96%) Data ONTAP
19 23 (0.61%) Solaris
20 13 (0.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 810 (21.52%) ITIL
2 224 (5.95%) Network Design
3 210 (5.58%) Presales
4 204 (5.42%) Network Monitoring
5 200 (5.31%) Load Balancing
5 200 (5.31%) Network Management
6 194 (5.15%) Project Management
7 178 (4.73%) Mentoring
8 158 (4.20%) Cybersecurity
9 149 (3.96%) Incident Management
10 148 (3.93%) Service Management
11 146 (3.88%) High Availability
12 142 (3.77%) Change Management
13 137 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
13 137 (3.64%) Information Security
14 134 (3.56%) Service Delivery
15 110 (2.92%) Penetration Testing
16 108 (2.87%) Ethical Hacking
17 100 (2.66%) Software Engineering
18 97 (2.58%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 295 (7.84%) SQL
2 169 (4.49%) C
3 121 (3.21%) Python
4 115 (3.06%) Java
4 115 (3.06%) Perl
5 104 (2.76%) C++
6 103 (2.74%) C#
7 85 (2.26%) Objective-C
8 81 (2.15%) Bash Shell
9 79 (2.10%) PowerShell
10 56 (1.49%) PHP
11 23 (0.61%) Shell Script
12 22 (0.58%) JavaScript
13 17 (0.45%) Ruby
14 8 (0.21%) VBA
15 7 (0.19%) AWK
15 7 (0.19%) sed
16 6 (0.16%) Scala
16 6 (0.16%) T-SQL
17 5 (0.13%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 3764 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1616 (42.93%) CCNP
3 966 (25.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 725 (19.26%) MCSE
5 399 (10.60%) Degree
6 361 (9.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 359 (9.54%) Security Cleared
8 322 (8.55%) MCSA
9 283 (7.52%) MCITP
10 276 (7.33%) CCIE
11 275 (7.31%) CISSP
12 269 (7.15%) MCP
13 238 (6.32%) SC Cleared
14 144 (3.83%) MCTS
15 141 (3.75%) CCSA
16 134 (3.56%) CCDA
17 127 (3.37%) JNCIA
18 123 (3.27%) SANS
19 120 (3.19%) CCSE
20 109 (2.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 305 (8.10%) SLA
2 115 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 63 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 21 (0.56%) QA
5 7 (0.19%) COBIT
5 7 (0.19%) ISO27002
5 7 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.053%) GPG13
8 2 (0.053%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.053%) ISO15022
8 2 (0.053%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.027%) BS25999
9 1 (0.027%) BS7799
9 1 (0.027%) FISMA
9 1 (0.027%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.027%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.027%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.027%) SAS 70
System Software
1 790 (20.99%) Active Directory
2 673 (17.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 275 (7.31%) Hyper-V
4 233 (6.19%) vSphere
5 80 (2.13%) XenApp
6 62 (1.65%) VMware ESX
7 60 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
8 45 (1.20%) vCloud
9 37 (0.98%) Terminal Services
10 28 (0.74%) KVM
11 23 (0.61%) Firmware
12 22 (0.58%) Xen
13 20 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
13 20 (0.53%) NFS
13 20 (0.53%) XenServer
14 19 (0.50%) ISA Server
15 18 (0.48%) VMware Server
16 17 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
17 16 (0.43%) XenDesktop
18 11 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 89 (2.36%) SCCM
2 74 (1.97%) Cisco CUCM
3 69 (1.83%) Backup Exec
4 68 (1.81%) Puppet
5 64 (1.70%) FortiGate
6 52 (1.38%) WSUS
7 51 (1.35%) Nagios
8 36 (0.96%) Cacti
8 36 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
8 36 (0.96%) SCOM
9 35 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
10 31 (0.82%) Netcool
11 25 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
12 21 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
13 19 (0.50%) SCOrch
14 16 (0.43%) OpenView
15 15 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
16 14 (0.37%) CiscoWorks
16 14 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
16 14 (0.37%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2732 (72.58%) Cisco
2 1097 (29.14%) VMware
3 1012 (26.89%) Microsoft
4 674 (17.91%) Juniper
5 590 (15.67%) CheckPoint
6 386 (10.26%) Citrix
7 378 (10.04%) HP
8 306 (8.13%) F5
9 196 (5.21%) NetApp
10 177 (4.70%) SolarWinds
11 154 (4.09%) Avaya
12 144 (3.83%) Red Hat
13 141 (3.75%) Palo Alto
14 113 (3.00%) Fortinet
15 103 (2.74%) Dell
16 99 (2.63%) EMC
17 87 (2.31%) Apple
18 76 (2.02%) Brocade
19 74 (1.97%) IBM
20 71 (1.89%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connected IT
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + £7,5K shift allowance + pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £38000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Annual Bonus, OCA, Overtime + more
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + 25 Days Hol
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Godalming, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 plus 20% shift
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 3600 on call + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Broadway, Worcestershire
IT Lab
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 30% shift allowance, Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Peopleworks
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum £60,000 to £65,000 + Bonus + Excelle
Posted: Yesterday