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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 167 180 206
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +26
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1967 1996 1790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.01% 1.82% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.64% 6.64% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 1706 1525
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

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
25759 30043 31847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.33% 27.45% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20904 24201 24641
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +8 1805 £40,000 - 200
South East +7 578 £40,000 - 55
London -2 540 £50,000 +12.53% 51
South West +53 177 £37,000 -6.91% 24
Berkshire +5 164 £42,500 +3.03% 12
West Midlands +16 141 £39,500 +5.33% 11
Surrey +7 122 £39,000 -2.50% 14
East of England +17 117 £40,000 +14.28% 16
Hampshire +10 115 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Yorkshire -18 102 £36,750 -1.34% 15
West Yorkshire -25 80 £38,000 -5.00% 13
Hertfordshire +34 78 £40,000 +17.64% 11
Wiltshire +30 74 £35,000 -15.66% 3
North West +4 71 £37,500 +13.63% 19
Kent +33 70 £35,000 +16.66% 4
East Midlands +13 69 £33,500 -2.89% 6
Leeds -6 68 £38,000 -6.17% 8
Gloucestershire +28 61 £42,500 +6.25% 7
City of London -8 61 £50,500 +15.13% 13
Buckinghamshire +12 58 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Birmingham -14 55 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Reading +1 47 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Scotland +17 43 £34,500 +6.15% 3
Bracknell +12 43 £42,500 +3.03% 3
Milton Keynes +19 39 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Chippenham +21 38 £35,000 -11.39% 2
Wales +10 37 £37,500 +7.14% 2
South Wales +15 36 £40,000 -7.51% 2
Manchester +13 36 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Southampton +13 31 £32,500 -27.77% 2

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 3761 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2821 (75.01%) Cisco
3 1910 (50.78%) Firewall
4 1707 (45.39%) CCNP
5 1271 (33.79%) Windows
6 1268 (33.71%) WAN
7 1125 (29.91%) LAN
8 1117 (29.70%) VMware
9 1059 (28.16%) Microsoft
10 1041 (27.68%) ITIL
11 919 (24.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 832 (22.12%) Active Directory
13 784 (20.85%) VPN
14 733 (19.49%) Cisco ASA
15 710 (18.88%) Juniper
16 704 (18.72%) CheckPoint
17 695 (18.48%) Wireless
18 694 (18.45%) VMware Infrastructure
19 675 (17.95%) Windows Server
20 664 (17.65%) MCSE
21 655 (17.42%) TCP/IP
22 641 (17.04%) Linux
23 596 (15.85%) Network Security
24 595 (15.82%) Data Centre
25 578 (15.37%) VoIP
26 573 (15.24%) MPLS
27 537 (14.28%) MS Exchange
28 536 (14.25%) DNS
29 511 (13.59%) Finance
30 508 (13.51%) MS Excel

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
1 537 (14.28%) MS Exchange
2 236 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 168 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 151 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 141 (3.75%) IIS
6 137 (3.64%) Skype for Business
7 74 (1.97%) SharePoint
8 48 (1.28%) Apache
9 42 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
10 22 (0.58%) Tomcat
11 19 (0.51%) OpenStack
12 17 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2000
13 15 (0.40%) JBoss
14 13 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 11 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (0.29%) IBM Notes
16 10 (0.27%) Apache Pig
17 8 (0.21%) WebSphere
18 7 (0.19%) WebLogic
19 5 (0.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 508 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 163 (4.33%) MS Office
3 51 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 21 (0.56%) MS Project
5 15 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.11%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.080%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.080%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.11%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.053%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 240 (6.38%) Office 365
2 106 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 92 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (1.68%) SaaS
5 28 (0.74%) IaaS
6 23 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (0.35%) PaaS
8 7 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.13%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.13%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.080%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.080%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.080%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.080%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.053%) Dropbox
11 2 (0.053%) Nimbula
12 1 (0.027%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.027%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.027%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 1910 (50.78%) Firewall
2 1268 (33.71%) WAN
3 1125 (29.91%) LAN
4 784 (20.85%) VPN
5 733 (19.49%) Cisco ASA
6 695 (18.48%) Wireless
7 655 (17.42%) TCP/IP
8 596 (15.85%) Network Security
9 578 (15.37%) VoIP
10 573 (15.24%) MPLS
11 536 (14.25%) DNS
12 492 (13.08%) BGP
13 459 (12.20%) OSPF
14 405 (10.77%) DHCP
15 395 (10.50%) SAN
16 331 (8.80%) Cisco Nexus
16 331 (8.80%) VLAN
17 286 (7.60%) Internet
18 238 (6.33%) EIGRP
19 231 (6.14%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (0.53%) Big Data
3 18 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (0.40%) MySQL
5 15 (0.40%) Oracle Database
5 15 (0.40%) Relational Database
6 14 (0.37%) Hadoop
7 10 (0.27%) Apache Hive
8 8 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (0.16%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.11%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (0.11%) Redis
12 3 (0.080%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.080%) MS Access
12 3 (0.080%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.053%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.053%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 15 (0.40%) Burp Suite
3 14 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
4 13 (0.35%) JIRA
5 10 (0.27%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.24%) Metasploit
7 5 (0.13%) Redmine
8 3 (0.080%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.080%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.080%) CodeSonar
8 3 (0.080%) git-flow
8 3 (0.080%) Robot Framework
8 3 (0.080%) Selenium
8 3 (0.080%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.053%) Subversion
10 1 (0.027%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.027%) Jenkins
General
1 511 (13.59%) Finance
2 438 (11.65%) Telecoms
3 97 (2.58%) Retail
4 93 (2.47%) Banking
5 63 (1.68%) Games
6 46 (1.22%) Advertising
7 43 (1.14%) Legal
8 35 (0.93%) Back Office
9 30 (0.80%) Law
9 30 (0.80%) Manufacturing
10 28 (0.74%) Billing
11 23 (0.61%) German Language
11 23 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
12 22 (0.58%) Marketing
13 19 (0.51%) French Language
14 18 (0.48%) Publishing
15 17 (0.45%) Electronics
16 16 (0.43%) Financial Institution
17 15 (0.40%) Italian Language
18 10 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1484 (39.46%) Network Engineer
2 630 (16.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 515 (13.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 512 (13.61%) Analyst
4 512 (13.61%) Support Engineer
5 414 (11.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 264 (7.02%) Senior Network Engineer
7 261 (6.94%) Network Support
8 211 (5.61%) Security Engineer
9 202 (5.37%) Network Support Engineer
10 181 (4.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 176 (4.68%) Consultant
12 165 (4.39%) Network Security Engineer
13 164 (4.36%) Network Analyst
14 154 (4.09%) Cisco Support
15 139 (3.70%) NOC Engineer
16 133 (3.54%) 2nd Line Support
16 133 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support
17 132 (3.51%) Support Analyst
18 126 (3.35%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (1.25%) 802.1X
2 41 (1.09%) Web Services
3 19 (0.51%) Middleware
4 18 (0.48%) Java EE
4 18 (0.48%) STL
5 13 (0.35%) CSS
6 12 (0.32%) .NET
6 12 (0.32%) XMPP
7 9 (0.24%) COM
7 9 (0.24%) Regular Expression
8 7 (0.19%) Flash
8 7 (0.19%) LAMP
8 7 (0.19%) SOAP
8 7 (0.19%) WAP
9 6 (0.16%) HTML
10 4 (0.11%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (0.11%) REST
10 4 (0.11%) RFC 2547
10 4 (0.11%) XML
11 3 (0.080%) OpenVZ
Miscellaneous
1 595 (15.82%) Data Centre
2 272 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 143 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 126 (3.35%) Computer Science
5 115 (3.06%) Driving Licence
6 74 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
7 51 (1.36%) Clustering
7 51 (1.36%) Replication
8 45 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 42 (1.12%) Statistics
10 39 (1.04%) PKI
11 36 (0.96%) IVR
12 33 (0.88%) e-Health
13 32 (0.85%) Blackberry
13 32 (0.85%) CMDB
13 32 (0.85%) FMCG
14 27 (0.72%) CESG
14 27 (0.72%) iPad
15 26 (0.69%) EqualLogic
15 26 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1271 (33.79%) Windows
2 675 (17.95%) Windows Server
3 641 (17.04%) Linux
4 349 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 345 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 208 (5.53%) Unix
7 192 (5.11%) Windows 7
8 168 (4.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 107 (2.84%) Windows 8
10 98 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 72 (1.91%) Windows 10
12 51 (1.36%) Windows XP
13 47 (1.25%) Mac OS X
14 43 (1.14%) CentOS
15 33 (0.88%) Solaris
16 32 (0.85%) Android
17 29 (0.77%) AIX
18 26 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
19 22 (0.58%) Windows 2000
20 19 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1041 (27.68%) ITIL
2 265 (7.05%) Network Design
3 248 (6.59%) Network Monitoring
4 217 (5.77%) Service Management
5 184 (4.89%) Service Delivery
6 174 (4.63%) Load Balancing
7 165 (4.39%) High Availability
8 157 (4.17%) Network Management
9 152 (4.04%) Migration
10 139 (3.70%) Project Management
11 133 (3.54%) Presales
12 132 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 130 (3.46%) Change Control
14 129 (3.43%) Root Cause Analysis
15 123 (3.27%) Change Management
16 121 (3.22%) Incident Management
16 121 (3.22%) PRINCE2
17 120 (3.19%) Mentoring
18 116 (3.08%) Information Security
19 109 (2.90%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 241 (6.41%) SQL
2 167 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 121 (3.22%) Python
4 97 (2.58%) C
5 95 (2.53%) Perl
6 54 (1.44%) Bash Shell
7 35 (0.93%) Ruby
8 30 (0.80%) C++
9 28 (0.74%) Java
10 27 (0.72%) Shell Script
11 23 (0.61%) C#
12 18 (0.48%) Objective-C
13 17 (0.45%) VB
13 17 (0.45%) VBScript
14 16 (0.43%) PHP
15 13 (0.35%) JavaScript
16 6 (0.16%) Korn
17 5 (0.13%) R
18 2 (0.053%) VBA
19 1 (0.027%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3761 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1707 (45.39%) CCNP
3 919 (24.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 664 (17.65%) MCSE
5 414 (11.01%) MCSA
6 413 (10.98%) Security Cleared
7 382 (10.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 355 (9.44%) Degree
9 308 (8.19%) CCIE
10 273 (7.26%) MCITP
11 266 (7.07%) SC Cleared
12 247 (6.57%) MCP
13 207 (5.50%) CISSP
14 199 (5.29%) JNCIA
15 162 (4.31%) CCSA
16 145 (3.86%) CCSE
17 123 (3.27%) JNCIS
18 115 (3.06%) DV Cleared
19 110 (2.92%) JNCIP
20 105 (2.79%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 434 (11.54%) SLA
2 146 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 134 (3.56%) PCI DSS
4 18 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (0.37%) HIPAA
6 11 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.29%) ISO27002
7 5 (0.13%) COBIT
8 3 (0.080%) QA
9 1 (0.027%) COSHH
9 1 (0.027%) DICOM
9 1 (0.027%) FIPS 140-2
9 1 (0.027%) HL7
9 1 (0.027%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 832 (22.12%) Active Directory
2 694 (18.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 291 (7.74%) Hyper-V
4 237 (6.30%) vSphere
5 172 (4.57%) XenApp
6 66 (1.75%) VMware ESX
7 52 (1.38%) Firmware
8 51 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
9 49 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
10 42 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
11 39 (1.04%) Terminal Services
12 38 (1.01%) XenDesktop
13 37 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 36 (0.96%) ISA Server
15 28 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
16 26 (0.69%) XenServer
17 22 (0.58%) vCloud
18 21 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
19 14 (0.37%) Xen
20 13 (0.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 141 (3.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 95 (2.53%) SCCM
3 74 (1.97%) Cisco UCCX
4 70 (1.86%) Nagios
5 68 (1.81%) SCOM
6 58 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
7 53 (1.41%) Backup Exec
7 53 (1.41%) Puppet
8 46 (1.22%) FortiGate
9 40 (1.06%) HP Data Protector
10 34 (0.90%) WSUS
11 32 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
12 31 (0.82%) Nessus
13 27 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
14 24 (0.64%) OpenView
14 24 (0.64%) Tivoli
14 24 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 23 (0.61%) Cacti
16 19 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
17 18 (0.48%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2821 (75.01%) Cisco
2 1117 (29.70%) VMware
3 1059 (28.16%) Microsoft
4 710 (18.88%) Juniper
5 704 (18.72%) CheckPoint
6 479 (12.74%) Citrix
7 469 (12.47%) HP
8 305 (8.11%) F5
9 227 (6.04%) SolarWinds
10 223 (5.93%) Palo Alto
11 154 (4.09%) Avaya
12 150 (3.99%) NetApp
13 128 (3.40%) Fortinet
14 126 (3.35%) Red Hat
15 119 (3.16%) Dell
16 98 (2.61%) EMC
17 97 (2.58%) Extreme Networks
18 90 (2.39%) Symantec
19 89 (2.37%) IBM
20 83 (2.21%) Riverbed
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + unrivaled benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus exceptional benefits and career
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + on-call + bonus + excellent benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Peterlee, County Durham
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, 25 days hol, Medical
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £66,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,500 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 10 % bonus, healthcare, pension, lif
Posted: Yesterday
Isle Of Man, Isle of Man
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum up to 5% annual bonus' based on appr
Posted: 14 hours ago