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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 167 188 203
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +15
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1970 1788 1512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.81% 1.57% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.63% 5.81% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1675 1522 1307
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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
29721 30793 28509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.00% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24107 23920 23183
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 4 September 2015 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 4 September 2015. 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 +19 1869 £40,000 - 183
London +24 625 £45,000 +5.88% 64
South East +30 590 £40,000 +6.66% 33
Berkshire +45 165 £41,250 +10.00% 10
Yorkshire -12 160 £40,000 - 19
Surrey +26 155 £40,000 -11.11% 13
City of London +18 129 £43,860 +3.20% 12
East of England -5 126 £35,000 -6.66% 14
West Yorkshire -20 119 £41,250 +3.77% 7
West Midlands +1 109 £36,500 -2.66% 18
South West +28 103 £40,000 +40.35% 13
Leeds -16 101 £42,000 +5.00% 6
Hampshire +12 95 £42,500 +13.33% 3
North West -11 77 £34,500 -1.42% 10
Buckinghamshire +40 71 £37,750 +32.45% 2
East Midlands +4 67 £34,750 -7.33% 8
Hertfordshire +7 62 £34,000 -24.44% 6
Reading +22 55 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Birmingham -3 52 £41,875 +11.66% 5
Kent -7 47 £36,000 -20.87% 2
Leatherhead +28 45 £34,500 -29.23% 1
Wiltshire +21 38 £41,500 +38.33% 3
Milton Keynes +17 38 £39,000 +25.80% 1
Scotland +21 36 £32,500 -9.09% 7
Hemel Hempstead +19 33 £30,000 -42.85% 1
Cheshire +8 31 £23,000 -42.50% 2
Manchester -18 31 £40,000 +17.64% 4
Farnborough +3 30 £38,500 -40.76%
Derbyshire +8 26 £33,000 -26.66% 1
Wales -20 26 £35,000 - 8

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4103 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2974 (72.48%) Cisco
3 2019 (49.21%) Firewall
4 1674 (40.80%) CCNP
5 1514 (36.90%) Windows
6 1294 (31.54%) WAN
7 1212 (29.54%) VMware
8 1208 (29.44%) LAN
9 1118 (27.25%) Microsoft
10 1034 (25.20%) ITIL
11 984 (23.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 800 (19.50%) VPN
13 772 (18.82%) TCP/IP
14 771 (18.79%) Active Directory
15 714 (17.40%) VoIP
16 702 (17.11%) CheckPoint
17 701 (17.09%) MCSE
18 691 (16.84%) VMware Infrastructure
19 682 (16.62%) Linux
19 682 (16.62%) DNS
20 659 (16.06%) Juniper
21 641 (15.62%) Data Centre
22 617 (15.04%) Wireless
23 598 (14.57%) Cisco ASA
24 587 (14.31%) Windows Server 2008
25 557 (13.58%) MS Exchange
26 543 (13.23%) MPLS
27 541 (13.19%) Telecoms
28 539 (13.14%) Network Security
29 526 (12.82%) SAN

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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
1 557 (13.58%) MS Exchange
2 245 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 145 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 135 (3.29%) Lync
5 124 (3.02%) SharePoint
6 100 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 89 (2.17%) IIS
8 85 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2007
9 83 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 74 (1.80%) Apache
11 55 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2000
12 54 (1.32%) nginx
13 40 (0.97%) OpenStack
14 28 (0.68%) Apache Pig
15 12 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
15 12 (0.29%) SAS
16 11 (0.27%) MTS
17 8 (0.19%) Tomcat
18 6 (0.15%) CMS
19 5 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 477 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 320 (7.80%) MS Office
3 93 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 26 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.15%) MS Project
6 3 (0.073%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.049%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
2 8 (0.19%) Summit
2 8 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.15%) Magento
3 6 (0.15%) Sage 50
4 5 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.097%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.049%) Adaptiv
7 1 (0.024%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.024%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 123 (3.00%) Office 365
2 90 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 51 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (0.93%) PaaS
5 32 (0.78%) IaaS
6 20 (0.49%) SaaS
7 18 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (0.37%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.12%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.049%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.024%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.024%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 2019 (49.21%) Firewall
2 1294 (31.54%) WAN
3 1208 (29.44%) LAN
4 800 (19.50%) VPN
5 772 (18.82%) TCP/IP
6 714 (17.40%) VoIP
7 682 (16.62%) DNS
8 617 (15.04%) Wireless
9 598 (14.57%) Cisco ASA
10 543 (13.23%) MPLS
11 539 (13.14%) Network Security
12 526 (12.82%) SAN
13 514 (12.53%) BGP
14 496 (12.09%) DHCP
15 438 (10.68%) OSPF
16 358 (8.73%) VLAN
17 340 (8.29%) Internet
18 321 (7.82%) Cisco Nexus
19 259 (6.31%) EIGRP
20 217 (5.29%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 70 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 54 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 50 (1.22%) MySQL
5 44 (1.07%) Big Data
6 30 (0.73%) Hadoop
7 28 (0.68%) Apache Hive
8 21 (0.51%) MongoDB
9 16 (0.39%) Redis
9 16 (0.39%) Oracle Database
10 15 (0.37%) Relational Database
10 15 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (0.32%) Data Mining
12 10 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (0.19%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.19%) DB2
14 6 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (0.097%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (0.90%) Git (software)
2 32 (0.78%) Hudson
2 32 (0.78%) Jenkins
3 16 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (0.22%) Subversion
5 8 (0.19%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.15%) Rational Performance Tester
7 4 (0.097%) Metasploit
8 3 (0.073%) JIRA
8 3 (0.073%) WebLOAD
8 3 (0.073%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.024%) MSI
General
1 541 (13.19%) Telecoms
2 518 (12.62%) Finance
3 107 (2.61%) Banking
4 80 (1.95%) Retail
5 74 (1.80%) Law
6 49 (1.19%) Back Office
6 49 (1.19%) Marketing
7 40 (0.97%) Legal
8 35 (0.85%) Games
9 32 (0.78%) Financial Institution
10 29 (0.71%) German Language
11 27 (0.66%) French Language
12 24 (0.58%) Electronics
13 23 (0.56%) Manufacturing
14 21 (0.51%) Advertising
15 15 (0.37%) Aerospace
16 13 (0.32%) Investment Banking
16 13 (0.32%) Spanish Language
17 12 (0.29%) Japanese Language
18 8 (0.19%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1394 (33.98%) Network Engineer
2 481 (11.72%) Analyst
3 464 (11.31%) Support Engineer
4 310 (7.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 256 (6.24%) Senior Network Engineer
6 216 (5.26%) Network Support
7 193 (4.70%) Network Analyst
8 188 (4.58%) Administrator
9 175 (4.27%) Security Engineer
10 154 (3.75%) Support Analyst
11 144 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
12 141 (3.44%) Technical Support
13 136 (3.31%) 3rd Line Support
13 136 (3.31%) Cisco Engineer
14 133 (3.24%) Consultant
15 132 (3.22%) Network Security Engineer
16 127 (3.10%) Network Support Engineer
17 109 (2.66%) Systems Engineer
17 109 (2.66%) Architect
18 101 (2.46%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (1.71%) 802.1X
2 42 (1.02%) CSS
2 42 (1.02%) LAMP
3 30 (0.73%) Web Services
4 28 (0.68%) STL
5 27 (0.66%) Java EE
6 25 (0.61%) HTML
7 18 (0.44%) .NET
8 15 (0.37%) XML
9 11 (0.27%) COM
10 10 (0.24%) XMPP
11 9 (0.22%) Middleware
12 7 (0.17%) XSLT
13 6 (0.15%) FreeSWITCH
14 5 (0.12%) FIX Protocol
14 5 (0.12%) XML Messaging
15 4 (0.097%) jQuery
16 3 (0.073%) ISPF
16 3 (0.073%) Silverlight
16 3 (0.073%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 641 (15.62%) Data Centre
2 320 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 135 (3.29%) Management Information System
4 124 (3.02%) Computer Science
5 88 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
6 75 (1.83%) Blackberry
7 65 (1.58%) Hedge funds
8 60 (1.46%) Replication
9 46 (1.12%) Clustering
10 42 (1.02%) IVR
11 37 (0.90%) Statistics
11 37 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 36 (0.88%) Private Cloud
13 34 (0.83%) CESG
14 31 (0.76%) EqualLogic
15 29 (0.71%) FlexPod
16 27 (0.66%) Fat Client
16 27 (0.66%) Thin Client
17 25 (0.61%) Cybercrime
18 24 (0.58%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 1514 (36.90%) Windows
2 682 (16.62%) Linux
3 587 (14.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 434 (10.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 286 (6.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 219 (5.34%) UNIX
7 202 (4.92%) Windows 7
8 178 (4.34%) Windows 8
9 96 (2.34%) Windows XP
10 81 (1.97%) Mac OS X
11 64 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
12 56 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 38 (0.93%) CentOS
13 38 (0.93%) Android
14 34 (0.83%) Apple iOS
15 23 (0.56%) Solaris
16 16 (0.39%) Data ONTAP
17 14 (0.34%) Ubuntu
17 14 (0.34%) Windows Vista
18 12 (0.29%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1034 (25.20%) ITIL
2 305 (7.43%) Project Management
3 207 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
4 206 (5.02%) Mentoring
5 199 (4.85%) Service Delivery
6 196 (4.78%) Incident Management
7 194 (4.73%) Load Balancing
8 184 (4.48%) Network Management
9 175 (4.27%) Information Security
10 173 (4.22%) Change Management
11 169 (4.12%) Network Design
12 168 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery
13 138 (3.36%) Root Cause Analysis
14 133 (3.24%) PRINCE2
15 124 (3.02%) Problem Management
16 119 (2.90%) Change Control
17 107 (2.61%) Agile Software Development
18 104 (2.53%) Service Management
19 100 (2.44%) Time Management
20 97 (2.36%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 382 (9.31%) SQL
2 112 (2.73%) PowerShell
3 109 (2.66%) Perl
4 101 (2.46%) Python
5 80 (1.95%) Bash Shell
6 59 (1.44%) C
7 54 (1.32%) C#
7 54 (1.32%) Java
8 52 (1.27%) PHP
9 46 (1.12%) C++
10 40 (0.97%) Ruby
11 28 (0.68%) Objective-C
12 27 (0.66%) JavaScript
13 23 (0.56%) Shell Script
14 17 (0.41%) VBScript
15 6 (0.15%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.097%) VB
16 4 (0.097%) R
16 4 (0.097%) Scala
17 2 (0.049%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 4103 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1674 (40.80%) CCNP
3 984 (23.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 701 (17.09%) MCSE
5 464 (11.31%) Degree
6 367 (8.94%) Security Cleared
7 361 (8.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 348 (8.48%) MCITP
9 320 (7.80%) MCSA
10 252 (6.14%) SC Cleared
11 247 (6.02%) MCP
12 210 (5.12%) CCIE
13 206 (5.02%) CISSP
14 183 (4.46%) CCSA
15 139 (3.39%) CCSE
16 133 (3.24%) MCTS
17 132 (3.22%) ITIL Certification
18 122 (2.97%) CCDP
19 99 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
20 87 (2.12%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 426 (10.38%) SLA
2 114 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 78 (1.90%) PCI DSS
4 28 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 14 (0.34%) QA
6 13 (0.32%) COBIT
7 10 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.073%) GPG13
8 3 (0.073%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.073%) BS25999
8 3 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.024%) BS7799
9 1 (0.024%) HL7
9 1 (0.024%) DICOM
9 1 (0.024%) PMBOK
System Software
1 771 (18.79%) Active Directory
2 691 (16.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 288 (7.02%) Hyper-V
4 244 (5.95%) vSphere
5 116 (2.83%) XenApp
6 103 (2.51%) VMware ESX
7 96 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
8 64 (1.56%) vCloud
9 45 (1.10%) XenServer
10 42 (1.02%) Terminal Services
10 42 (1.02%) ISA Server
11 37 (0.90%) Firmware
12 29 (0.71%) XenDesktop
13 22 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
13 22 (0.54%) KVM
14 21 (0.51%) Terminal Server
15 14 (0.34%) VMware Server
16 12 (0.29%) Snort
17 10 (0.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
18 9 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 90 (2.19%) SCCM
2 88 (2.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 87 (2.12%) Backup Exec
4 76 (1.85%) Puppet
5 72 (1.75%) Nagios
6 63 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
7 53 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
8 51 (1.24%) FortiGate
9 46 (1.12%) Cisco Prime
9 46 (1.12%) WSUS
10 40 (0.97%) SCOM
11 39 (0.95%) Ansible
12 33 (0.80%) Salt
13 32 (0.78%) Netcool
14 23 (0.56%) CiscoWorks
15 21 (0.51%) Cacti
16 20 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
17 17 (0.41%) OpenView
17 17 (0.41%) Tivoli
18 16 (0.39%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2974 (72.48%) Cisco
2 1212 (29.54%) VMware
3 1118 (27.25%) Microsoft
4 702 (17.11%) CheckPoint
5 659 (16.06%) Juniper
6 467 (11.38%) HP
7 429 (10.46%) Citrix
8 418 (10.19%) F5
9 178 (4.34%) Fortinet
10 176 (4.29%) NetApp
11 158 (3.85%) SolarWinds
12 154 (3.75%) Avaya
13 141 (3.44%) Dell
14 123 (3.00%) Mitel
15 119 (2.90%) McAfee
16 116 (2.83%) EMC
17 101 (2.46%) IBM
18 93 (2.27%) Blue Coat
19 91 (2.22%) Red Hat
19 91 (2.22%) Riverbed
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £44500 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £26,000 to £28,000 + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £44475.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Posted: Yesterday
London
Orchid Wire
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £27000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
UK
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary and OTE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Airbus
Posted: Yesterday