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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 175 196 156
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -40
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1923 1592 2058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.69% 1.46% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.18% 5.47% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1360 1793
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
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
31096 29130 32721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.29% 26.78% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24587 23777 27213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,826
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +33 1831 £40,000 +6.66% 230
London +56 598 £44,000 +4.76% 64
South East -2 541 £35,000 -6.66% 49
Yorkshire +12 180 £40,000 +6.66% 22
City of London +47 152 £44,500 -1.11% 19
West Yorkshire +29 150 £40,000 +15.94% 18
Surrey +19 137 £32,500 -17.68% 11
East of England +19 132 £37,500 - 12
West Midlands +46 125 £37,000 +5.71% 23
Berkshire -18 119 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Leeds +34 115 £40,000 +14.28% 8
North West -14 100 £42,500 +21.42% 31
Hampshire -12 98 £42,250 +12.66% 9
South West +4 96 £35,000 -6.66% 20
Kent +30 63 £45,000 +95.65% 7
Birmingham +30 61 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Manchester -23 61 £40,000 +14.28% 18
Hertfordshire +10 54 £39,000 +25.80% 4
Oxfordshire +25 50 £26,000 -25.71% 5
East Midlands -19 49 £37,500 - 7
Dorking +6 39 £28,000 -47.90% 2
Wales +10 38 £35,000 - 4
Reading -5 36 £35,000 -26.31% 7
Oxford +19 35 £26,000 -25.71% 2
Slough +3 34 £36,750 -13.52%
Bristol +15 33 £34,500 -8.00% 8
Cambridgeshire +14 32 £50,000 +33.33% 4
South Wales +12 32 £35,000 - 3
Bedfordshire +8 32 £35,000 -2.77% 2
Basingstoke +4 31 £40,000 -5.88% 3

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3660 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2685 (73.36%) Cisco
3 1785 (48.77%) Firewall
4 1546 (42.24%) Windows
5 1508 (41.20%) CCNP
6 1252 (34.21%) VMware
7 1197 (32.70%) Microsoft
8 1177 (32.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 1133 (30.96%) WAN
10 972 (26.56%) LAN
11 889 (24.29%) MCSE
12 858 (23.44%) ITIL
13 849 (23.20%) Active Directory
14 723 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 635 (17.35%) VPN
16 629 (17.19%) MS Exchange
17 620 (16.94%) Windows Server 2008
18 607 (16.58%) TCP/IP
19 583 (15.93%) Juniper
20 578 (15.79%) Linux
21 573 (15.66%) CheckPoint
22 549 (15.00%) MS Excel
23 547 (14.95%) Cisco ASA
24 487 (13.31%) MPLS
25 481 (13.14%) Citrix
26 472 (12.90%) BGP
27 469 (12.81%) SAN
28 465 (12.70%) Degree
29 462 (12.62%) DNS
30 455 (12.43%) VoIP

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 629 (17.19%) MS Exchange
2 300 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 193 (5.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 173 (4.73%) Lync
5 156 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 130 (3.55%) IIS
7 120 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
8 103 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 99 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 73 (1.99%) Apache
11 53 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2000
12 17 (0.46%) Tomcat
12 17 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
13 12 (0.33%) nginx
14 11 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
15 10 (0.27%) Site Server
15 10 (0.27%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.25%) Moodle
17 7 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
17 7 (0.19%) CMS
Applications
1 549 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 337 (9.21%) MS Office
3 39 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.14%) MS Project
6 3 (0.082%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.055%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.055%) Maya
7 2 (0.055%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.055%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.027%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 20 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.082%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 3 (0.082%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.082%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.055%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.055%) SalesLogix
5 2 (0.055%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.027%) Agresso
6 1 (0.027%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.027%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 104 (2.84%) Office 365
2 48 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (0.68%) PaaS
5 24 (0.66%) SaaS
6 22 (0.60%) IaaS
7 16 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.22%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.082%) Jelastic
10 3 (0.082%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1785 (48.77%) Firewall
2 1133 (30.96%) WAN
3 972 (26.56%) LAN
4 635 (17.35%) VPN
5 607 (16.58%) TCP/IP
6 547 (14.95%) Cisco ASA
7 487 (13.31%) MPLS
8 472 (12.90%) BGP
9 469 (12.81%) SAN
10 462 (12.62%) DNS
11 455 (12.43%) VoIP
12 450 (12.30%) Network Security
13 396 (10.82%) OSPF
14 347 (9.48%) DHCP
15 342 (9.34%) Wireless
16 303 (8.28%) Internet
17 273 (7.46%) VLAN
18 232 (6.34%) Cisco Nexus
19 199 (5.44%) Cisco IOS
20 179 (4.89%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (7.13%) SQL Server
2 87 (2.38%) MySQL
3 49 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (0.33%) Relational Database
7 9 (0.25%) Oracle Database
7 9 (0.25%) MongoDB
7 9 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (0.22%) RDBMS
9 7 (0.19%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.082%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.082%) Informix
11 2 (0.055%) MS Access
11 2 (0.055%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.055%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.027%) Infinispan
12 1 (0.027%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.027%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (0.68%) Jenkins
2 18 (0.49%) Git (software)
3 12 (0.33%) FogBugz
3 12 (0.33%) JIRA
3 12 (0.33%) Selenium
4 11 (0.30%) Hudson
5 10 (0.27%) Metasploit
5 10 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (0.16%) WebLOAD
6 6 (0.16%) Rational Performance Tester
7 5 (0.14%) Bugzilla
7 5 (0.14%) TestLink
8 4 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.055%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.055%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.055%) Subversion
9 2 (0.055%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.027%) GDB
General
1 443 (12.10%) Telecoms
2 426 (11.64%) Finance
3 100 (2.73%) Banking
4 86 (2.35%) Retail
5 35 (0.96%) Advertising
6 34 (0.93%) Legal
6 34 (0.93%) French Language
7 33 (0.90%) Law
8 25 (0.68%) Multimedia
9 24 (0.66%) German Language
9 24 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 21 (0.57%) Electronics
11 20 (0.55%) Manufacturing
11 20 (0.55%) Marketing
12 14 (0.38%) Games
13 13 (0.36%) Aerospace
14 12 (0.33%) Spanish Language
15 10 (0.27%) Back Office
15 10 (0.27%) Publishing
16 9 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1235 (33.74%) Network Engineer
2 474 (12.95%) Support Engineer
3 388 (10.60%) Analyst
4 279 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 226 (6.17%) Consultant
6 223 (6.09%) Senior Network Engineer
7 198 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
8 191 (5.22%) Network Support
9 167 (4.56%) Security Engineer
10 141 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
11 139 (3.80%) Administrator
12 137 (3.74%) Network Support Engineer
13 132 (3.61%) Network Analyst
14 130 (3.55%) Support Analyst
15 114 (3.11%) Systems Engineer
16 110 (3.01%) Architect
17 109 (2.98%) Network Security Engineer
18 102 (2.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
19 101 (2.76%) 2nd Line Support
20 98 (2.68%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (0.90%) CSS
2 26 (0.71%) Web Services
3 21 (0.57%) .NET
4 19 (0.52%) LAMP
5 15 (0.41%) WSE
6 13 (0.36%) COM
7 12 (0.33%) XMPP
8 8 (0.22%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (0.14%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (0.14%) Software Packaging
10 4 (0.11%) SailPoint
10 4 (0.11%) Django
10 4 (0.11%) OAuth
10 4 (0.11%) OpenID
10 4 (0.11%) SAML
10 4 (0.11%) HTML
10 4 (0.11%) ODBC
10 4 (0.11%) RSS
11 2 (0.055%) WSH
11 2 (0.055%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 248 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (3.55%) Computer Science
2 130 (3.55%) Management Information System
3 117 (3.20%) Blackberry
4 86 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
5 52 (1.42%) Clustering
6 47 (1.28%) Hedge funds
7 37 (1.01%) EqualLogic
8 30 (0.82%) PKI
8 30 (0.82%) Replication
9 27 (0.74%) Visualisation
9 27 (0.74%) Open Source
10 23 (0.63%) Client/Server
10 23 (0.63%) Statistics
11 20 (0.55%) Thin Client
11 20 (0.55%) Fat Client
12 19 (0.52%) IVR
13 18 (0.49%) CMDB
14 16 (0.44%) Spread Betting
14 16 (0.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1546 (42.24%) Windows
2 620 (16.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 578 (15.79%) Linux
4 382 (10.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 341 (9.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 241 (6.58%) Windows 7
7 152 (4.15%) Windows XP
7 152 (4.15%) UNIX
8 149 (4.07%) Windows 8
9 82 (2.24%) Mac OS X
10 77 (2.10%) Windows 2000 Server
11 75 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 44 (1.20%) Ubuntu
13 43 (1.17%) CentOS
14 34 (0.93%) Solaris
15 24 (0.66%) Debian
16 19 (0.52%) Android
17 18 (0.49%) Windows Vista
18 15 (0.41%) SUSE
19 13 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 858 (23.44%) ITIL
2 277 (7.57%) Project Management
3 217 (5.93%) Load Balancing
4 205 (5.60%) Change Management
5 204 (5.57%) Network Management
6 184 (5.03%) Service Delivery
7 181 (4.95%) Information Security
8 169 (4.62%) Network Monitoring
9 152 (4.15%) Network Design
10 148 (4.04%) Problem Management
11 124 (3.39%) Service Management
12 122 (3.33%) Incident Management
13 118 (3.22%) Disaster Recovery
13 118 (3.22%) Change Control
14 112 (3.06%) Migration
15 110 (3.01%) Mentoring
16 88 (2.40%) E-Commerce
17 86 (2.35%) PRINCE2
18 83 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
19 76 (2.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 260 (7.10%) SQL
2 128 (3.50%) PowerShell
3 89 (2.43%) Perl
4 74 (2.02%) Python
5 71 (1.94%) Bash Shell
6 57 (1.56%) PHP
6 57 (1.56%) C
7 52 (1.42%) Lisp
8 45 (1.23%) Ruby
9 40 (1.09%) Java
10 34 (0.93%) Shell Script
10 34 (0.93%) VBScript
11 19 (0.52%) C++
12 12 (0.33%) C#
13 11 (0.30%) JavaScript
14 8 (0.22%) VB
15 5 (0.14%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.11%) R
17 2 (0.055%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.055%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3660 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1508 (41.20%) CCNP
3 1177 (32.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 889 (24.29%) MCSE
5 465 (12.70%) Degree
6 434 (11.86%) MCSA
7 411 (11.23%) MCITP
8 377 (10.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 281 (7.68%) MCP
10 269 (7.35%) CCIE
11 217 (5.93%) Security Cleared
12 164 (4.48%) JNCIA
13 145 (3.96%) CCSA
14 141 (3.85%) SC Cleared
15 135 (3.69%) CISSP
16 128 (3.50%) CCDP
17 119 (3.25%) Citrix Certification
18 112 (3.06%) MCTS
19 102 (2.79%) CCSE
20 91 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 389 (10.63%) SLA
2 127 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 111 (3.03%) PCI DSS
4 39 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 33 (0.90%) QA
6 18 (0.49%) GPG13
7 9 (0.25%) COBIT
7 9 (0.25%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 4 (0.11%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.027%) BS7799
System Software
1 849 (23.20%) Active Directory
2 723 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 349 (9.54%) Hyper-V
4 142 (3.88%) vSphere
5 134 (3.66%) XenApp
6 118 (3.22%) VMware ESX
7 114 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
8 60 (1.64%) XenServer
9 57 (1.56%) XenDesktop
10 44 (1.20%) Firmware
11 32 (0.87%) Terminal Services
12 27 (0.74%) Snort
12 27 (0.74%) KVM
13 19 (0.52%) vCloud
13 19 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 18 (0.49%) Squid
14 18 (0.49%) UAG
15 17 (0.46%) ISA Server
16 16 (0.44%) Samba
16 16 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 144 (3.93%) Cisco CUCM
2 118 (3.22%) Backup Exec
3 89 (2.43%) SCCM
4 48 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
5 46 (1.26%) SCOM
6 30 (0.82%) WSUS
7 29 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
8 28 (0.77%) Cisco UCCX
9 27 (0.74%) CiscoWorks
10 25 (0.68%) Nagios
11 24 (0.66%) Cacti
12 20 (0.55%) FortiGate
13 18 (0.49%) Puppet
13 18 (0.49%) Zenoss
13 18 (0.49%) NetBackup
14 16 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
14 16 (0.44%) Netcool
15 14 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
16 10 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 9 (0.25%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 2685 (73.36%) Cisco
2 1252 (34.21%) VMware
3 1197 (32.70%) Microsoft
4 583 (15.93%) Juniper
5 573 (15.66%) CheckPoint
6 481 (13.14%) Citrix
7 417 (11.39%) HP
8 282 (7.70%) F5
9 221 (6.04%) Avaya
10 158 (4.32%) Symantec
11 142 (3.88%) Red Hat
11 142 (3.88%) Dell
12 137 (3.74%) NetApp
13 127 (3.47%) SolarWinds
14 107 (2.92%) Apple
15 82 (2.24%) Fortinet
16 77 (2.10%) Blue Coat
17 76 (2.08%) Mitel
18 73 (1.99%) Riverbed
19 71 (1.94%) Sophos
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Child care vouchers, gym
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + On-call + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus+Car Allowance+O/T/Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wembley, Middlesex
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
East Riding
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Remit Resources
Salary: £33000 - £36500 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kent
Comtecs
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £54000 per annum + £3k OC
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newtownards, County Down
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago