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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 167 187 166
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1855 1628 1900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.76% 1.57% 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.34% 5.76% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1575 1378 1590
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,825 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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
29281 28280 31282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.77% 27.21% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23491 22195 26247
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 £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
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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 +17 1759 £40,000 - 247
London +59 715 £45,000 +5.88% 93
South East +20 506 £37,500 -4.45% 51
City of London +51 196 £45,000 -5.26% 31
Berkshire -9 131 £35,000 -22.22% 11
Surrey +50 128 £37,500 +33.92% 13
Yorkshire -21 126 £40,000 +6.66% 21
West Midlands +16 108 £35,000 -6.66% 7
West Yorkshire -5 103 £40,000 +11.11% 14
South West +31 94 £35,000 -12.50% 31
East of England -8 93 £42,500 +6.25% 15
North West -40 92 £35,000 +7.69% 20
Hampshire -5 87 £35,000 +7.69% 13
Kent +15 73 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Leeds -13 69 £44,500 +23.61% 10
Reading +35 63 £34,000 -38.18% 6
Manchester -50 52 £35,000 +16.66% 11
Wales +17 48 £36,500 -2.66% 3
Birmingham +18 46 £37,500 -
South Wales +7 37 £36,500 -2.66% 2
Reigate +3 34 £33,000 +43.47% 1
Hertfordshire -6 34 £43,750 +15.13% 7
Scotland +13 32 £37,500 +10.29% 10
Dorking - 29 £28,000 - 1
Newbury +13 25 £32,500 -33.67% 3
Buckinghamshire +9 24 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Oxfordshire +6 23 £32,500 -16.12% 1
Wiltshire +7 22 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Essex -6 22 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Bristol -5 21 £40,000 +6.66% 14

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3778 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2823 (74.72%) Cisco
3 1912 (50.61%) Firewall
4 1578 (41.77%) CCNP
5 1513 (40.05%) Windows
6 1275 (33.75%) VMware
7 1274 (33.72%) WAN
8 1195 (31.63%) Microsoft
9 1068 (28.27%) LAN
10 1054 (27.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 857 (22.68%) Active Directory
12 840 (22.23%) ITIL
13 837 (22.15%) MCSE
14 795 (21.04%) VMware Infrastructure
15 768 (20.33%) VPN
16 722 (19.11%) Juniper
17 698 (18.48%) CheckPoint
18 657 (17.39%) Linux
19 654 (17.31%) TCP/IP
20 605 (16.01%) MS Exchange
21 587 (15.54%) Cisco ASA
22 575 (15.22%) MPLS
23 574 (15.19%) BGP
24 549 (14.53%) MS Excel
25 544 (14.40%) Windows Server 2008
26 539 (14.27%) VoIP
27 511 (13.53%) DNS
28 504 (13.34%) Network Security
29 491 (13.00%) SLA
29 491 (13.00%) Citrix

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 605 (16.01%) MS Exchange
2 236 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 202 (5.35%) Lync
4 144 (3.81%) SharePoint
5 137 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 109 (2.89%) IIS
7 102 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
8 90 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 85 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 80 (2.12%) Apache
11 36 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2000
12 19 (0.50%) nginx
13 15 (0.40%) Moodle
13 15 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
14 14 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
15 13 (0.34%) SAS
16 12 (0.32%) IBM Notes
16 12 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
17 11 (0.29%) Tomcat
18 9 (0.24%) CMS
Applications
1 549 (14.53%) MS Excel
2 347 (9.18%) MS Office
3 57 (1.51%) MS Visio
4 24 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.13%) AutoCAD
5 5 (0.13%) MS Project
6 1 (0.026%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.026%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.079%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 3 (0.079%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.053%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.053%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.026%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.026%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.026%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 101 (2.67%) Office 365
2 53 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
3 41 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (0.58%) SaaS
4 22 (0.58%) PaaS
5 15 (0.40%) IaaS
6 10 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.13%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.13%) CloudFront
8 5 (0.13%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.053%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1912 (50.61%) Firewall
2 1274 (33.72%) WAN
3 1068 (28.27%) LAN
4 768 (20.33%) VPN
5 654 (17.31%) TCP/IP
6 587 (15.54%) Cisco ASA
7 575 (15.22%) MPLS
8 574 (15.19%) BGP
9 539 (14.27%) VoIP
10 511 (13.53%) DNS
11 504 (13.34%) Network Security
12 477 (12.63%) SAN
13 469 (12.41%) OSPF
14 406 (10.75%) Wireless
15 371 (9.82%) DHCP
16 317 (8.39%) VLAN
17 290 (7.68%) Cisco Nexus
18 286 (7.57%) Internet
19 251 (6.64%) EIGRP
20 217 (5.74%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (5.37%) SQL Server
2 72 (1.91%) MySQL
3 55 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (0.48%) MongoDB
6 11 (0.29%) Oracle Database
6 11 (0.29%) DB2
7 9 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (0.24%) Relational Database
8 8 (0.21%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.11%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.079%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.053%) Informix
13 1 (0.026%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.026%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.026%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.026%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 45 (1.19%) Jenkins
2 26 (0.69%) Git (software)
3 23 (0.61%) Hudson
4 22 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 15 (0.40%) Selenium
5 15 (0.40%) FogBugz
6 12 (0.32%) JIRA
7 11 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (0.26%) Rational Performance Tester
9 7 (0.19%) MSI
10 6 (0.16%) WebLOAD
11 5 (0.13%) Metasploit
12 3 (0.079%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.079%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.053%) Subversion
13 2 (0.053%) TestLink
14 1 (0.026%) WinDbg
14 1 (0.026%) CruiseControl
General
1 428 (11.33%) Finance
2 419 (11.09%) Telecoms
3 140 (3.71%) Banking
4 72 (1.91%) Retail
5 50 (1.32%) Law
6 45 (1.19%) Advertising
7 40 (1.06%) Investment Banking
8 39 (1.03%) French Language
9 35 (0.93%) Legal
10 24 (0.64%) Electronics
11 18 (0.48%) Manufacturing
12 16 (0.42%) Financial Institution
12 16 (0.42%) Games
12 16 (0.42%) Spanish Language
13 15 (0.40%) Multimedia
14 14 (0.37%) Aerospace
14 14 (0.37%) German Language
14 14 (0.37%) Marketing
15 13 (0.34%) Billing
16 6 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1431 (37.88%) Network Engineer
2 495 (13.10%) Support Engineer
3 322 (8.52%) Analyst
4 285 (7.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 209 (5.53%) Senior Network Engineer
6 203 (5.37%) Consultant
7 202 (5.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 193 (5.11%) Network Support
9 184 (4.87%) Security Engineer
10 157 (4.16%) Cisco Engineer
11 139 (3.68%) Network Support Engineer
11 139 (3.68%) Network Security Engineer
12 136 (3.60%) 2nd Line Support
13 123 (3.26%) Architect
14 121 (3.20%) Administrator
15 103 (2.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
16 101 (2.67%) Support Analyst
17 100 (2.65%) Systems Engineer
18 98 (2.59%) IT Support
19 96 (2.54%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (1.06%) CSS
2 37 (0.98%) Web Services
3 28 (0.74%) .NET
4 23 (0.61%) WSE
5 17 (0.45%) LAMP
6 15 (0.40%) XMPP
7 14 (0.37%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (0.32%) SOAP
9 10 (0.26%) Software Packaging
10 9 (0.24%) COM
11 7 (0.19%) RSS
11 7 (0.19%) WSH
12 5 (0.13%) WAP
12 5 (0.13%) J2EE
13 4 (0.11%) HTML
13 4 (0.11%) XML
14 3 (0.079%) Django
15 2 (0.053%) Middleware
15 2 (0.053%) Regular Expression
15 2 (0.053%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 206 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 120 (3.18%) Management Information System
3 119 (3.15%) Computer Science
4 102 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
5 100 (2.65%) Blackberry
6 56 (1.48%) Open Source
7 49 (1.30%) Hedge funds
7 49 (1.30%) Clustering
8 35 (0.93%) Replication
9 33 (0.87%) Thin Client
9 33 (0.87%) Fat Client
10 32 (0.85%) EqualLogic
11 31 (0.82%) PKI
12 28 (0.74%) Client/Server
13 19 (0.50%) CMDB
13 19 (0.50%) Mathematics
14 17 (0.45%) Visualisation
15 16 (0.42%) iPhone
15 16 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 16 (0.42%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1513 (40.05%) Windows
2 657 (17.39%) Linux
3 544 (14.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 346 (9.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 320 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 233 (6.17%) Windows 7
7 179 (4.74%) UNIX
8 163 (4.31%) Windows 8
9 123 (3.26%) Windows XP
10 73 (1.93%) Ubuntu
11 68 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 62 (1.64%) Mac OS X
13 59 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
14 39 (1.03%) CentOS
14 39 (1.03%) Solaris
15 34 (0.90%) Windows Vista
16 32 (0.85%) Debian
17 22 (0.58%) SUSE
17 22 (0.58%) Android
18 21 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 840 (22.23%) ITIL
2 297 (7.86%) Project Management
3 214 (5.66%) Network Monitoring
4 213 (5.64%) Load Balancing
5 212 (5.61%) Service Delivery
6 201 (5.32%) Network Management
7 193 (5.11%) Change Management
8 161 (4.26%) Network Design
9 159 (4.21%) Mentoring
10 158 (4.18%) Incident Management
11 148 (3.92%) Information Security
12 146 (3.86%) Kalman Filter
13 139 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
14 115 (3.04%) Migration
15 111 (2.94%) Problem Management
16 110 (2.91%) Service Management
17 104 (2.75%) Change Control
18 81 (2.14%) PRINCE2
19 80 (2.12%) Business Continuity
20 78 (2.06%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 319 (8.44%) SQL
2 131 (3.47%) PowerShell
3 84 (2.22%) Perl
4 77 (2.04%) Python
5 65 (1.72%) C
6 62 (1.64%) PHP
7 55 (1.46%) Ruby
8 52 (1.38%) Bash Shell
9 37 (0.98%) Shell Script
10 35 (0.93%) Java
11 25 (0.66%) VBScript
12 24 (0.64%) Lisp
13 15 (0.40%) C++
14 8 (0.21%) C#
15 7 (0.19%) JavaScript
15 7 (0.19%) R
16 4 (0.11%) VB
17 2 (0.053%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.026%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3778 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1578 (41.77%) CCNP
3 1054 (27.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 837 (22.15%) MCSE
5 412 (10.91%) MCSA
6 409 (10.83%) Degree
7 405 (10.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 367 (9.71%) MCITP
9 276 (7.31%) Security Cleared
10 258 (6.83%) MCP
11 249 (6.59%) CCIE
12 207 (5.48%) JNCIA
13 194 (5.13%) SC Cleared
14 176 (4.66%) CCSA
15 132 (3.49%) CISSP
16 128 (3.39%) CCDP
17 127 (3.36%) MCTS
18 119 (3.15%) Citrix Certification
19 114 (3.02%) CCDA
20 110 (2.91%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 491 (13.00%) SLA
2 137 (3.63%) PCI DSS
3 117 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 23 (0.61%) QA
6 19 (0.50%) GPG13
7 15 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 10 (0.26%) COBIT
9 7 (0.19%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.19%) BS7799
10 2 (0.053%) HL7
10 2 (0.053%) DICOM
11 1 (0.026%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.026%) BS25999
11 1 (0.026%) Data Quality
System Software
1 857 (22.68%) Active Directory
2 795 (21.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 344 (9.11%) Hyper-V
4 206 (5.45%) vSphere
5 149 (3.94%) XenApp
6 108 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 100 (2.65%) VMware ESX
8 63 (1.67%) Terminal Services
9 60 (1.59%) XenServer
10 47 (1.24%) XenDesktop
11 44 (1.16%) Firmware
12 32 (0.85%) Xen
13 26 (0.69%) vCloud
14 24 (0.64%) KVM
15 23 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 19 (0.50%) Squid
16 19 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 19 (0.50%) Snort
17 18 (0.48%) Samba
18 15 (0.40%) NFS
Systems Management
1 137 (3.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 112 (2.96%) Backup Exec
3 65 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
4 63 (1.67%) SCCM
5 52 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
6 45 (1.19%) CiscoWorks
7 43 (1.14%) Cisco Prime
8 40 (1.06%) Nagios
9 39 (1.03%) SCOM
10 38 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
11 36 (0.95%) Puppet
12 28 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
13 23 (0.61%) NetBackup
14 20 (0.53%) Cacti
14 20 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
15 19 (0.50%) WSUS
16 15 (0.40%) CA Spectrum
17 13 (0.34%) Netcool
18 12 (0.32%) FortiGate
19 11 (0.29%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2823 (74.72%) Cisco
2 1275 (33.75%) VMware
3 1195 (31.63%) Microsoft
4 722 (19.11%) Juniper
5 698 (18.48%) CheckPoint
6 491 (13.00%) Citrix
7 451 (11.94%) HP
8 324 (8.58%) F5
9 225 (5.96%) Avaya
10 203 (5.37%) SolarWinds
11 182 (4.82%) Dell
12 167 (4.42%) Symantec
13 153 (4.05%) Red Hat
14 138 (3.65%) NetApp
15 104 (2.75%) Fortinet
16 96 (2.54%) Apple
17 92 (2.44%) Riverbed
18 91 (2.41%) Blue Coat
19 77 (2.04%) Oracle
20 76 (2.01%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive plus flexible benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Atos
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Courtauld institute of art
Salary: From £34,411 to £39,528 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Atos
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + £3k shift + £kOT + £2k clothing +Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
LA International
Salary: £46000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £40000 per annum + 5k on call, £5,400 car allowance
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Goole, North Humberside
Online Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and comprehensive benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + overtime + benefits.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
TRG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday