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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 150 197 162
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -35
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 2105 1761 1916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.97% 1.50% 1.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.20% 5.49% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1766 1489 1620
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
29235 32104 30081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.36% 27.34% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22964 25766 24182
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +51 1946 £40,000 +6.66% 219
London +61 726 £44,000 +6.02% 64
South East +12 551 £40,000 +9.58% 52
City of London +87 166 £44,000 +3.52% 21
Berkshire +10 161 £40,000 +6.66% 11
East of England +39 145 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Yorkshire -26 138 £41,000 +17.14% 19
Hampshire +24 134 £40,000 +2.56% 10
North West +29 124 £40,000 +25.00% 25
South West +14 105 £40,000 - 19
West Midlands +28 104 £35,000 -6.66% 18
Surrey +13 103 £45,000 +23.28% 11
West Yorkshire -19 101 £45,000 +34.32% 11
Leeds -10 93 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Reading +19 87 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Hertfordshire +8 68 £34,000 -6.84% 6
Manchester +37 65 £47,500 +48.43% 12
Wales +22 61 £37,000 +5.71% 7
Kent -6 52 £38,500 +28.33% 4
South Wales +19 51 £35,000 - 7
Birmingham +14 51 £37,500 - 9
East Midlands -3 49 £34,500 -9.21% 4
Scotland +36 46 £45,000 +50.00% 7
Bristol -2 42 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Cheshire +20 41 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Wiltshire +18 37 £40,000 +3.89% 12
Oxfordshire +38 35 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Bedfordshire +25 34 £40,000 +14.28%
Buckinghamshire -4 34 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Glasgow - 26 £52,500 - 3

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4034 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3016 (74.76%) Cisco
3 2082 (51.61%) Firewall
4 1639 (40.63%) CCNP
5 1574 (39.02%) Windows
6 1383 (34.28%) WAN
7 1239 (30.71%) LAN
8 1202 (29.80%) VMware
9 1182 (29.30%) Microsoft
10 1038 (25.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 967 (23.97%) ITIL
12 836 (20.72%) Active Directory
13 799 (19.81%) MCSE
14 766 (18.99%) VPN
15 748 (18.54%) CheckPoint
16 735 (18.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 733 (18.17%) Juniper
18 661 (16.39%) Linux
19 652 (16.16%) VoIP
20 644 (15.96%) TCP/IP
21 636 (15.77%) Cisco ASA
22 595 (14.75%) MS Exchange
23 585 (14.50%) Windows Server 2008
24 582 (14.43%) Network Security
25 580 (14.38%) DNS
26 567 (14.06%) MPLS
27 565 (14.01%) Wireless
28 560 (13.88%) SAN
29 559 (13.86%) HP
30 547 (13.56%) SLA

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 595 (14.75%) MS Exchange
2 254 (6.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 211 (5.23%) Lync
4 145 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 138 (3.42%) SharePoint
6 105 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 90 (2.23%) IIS
7 90 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 89 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 63 (1.56%) Apache
10 47 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2000
11 39 (0.97%) nginx
12 35 (0.87%) OpenStack
13 17 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
13 17 (0.42%) SAS
14 15 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
15 10 (0.25%) IBM Notes
16 9 (0.22%) CMS
16 9 (0.22%) Moodle
17 8 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 527 (13.06%) MS Excel
2 333 (8.25%) MS Office
3 96 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 21 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.30%) MS Project
6 6 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.074%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.025%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
2 9 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.15%) Sage 50
4 5 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.12%) SAP Business One
5 4 (0.099%) Magento
5 4 (0.099%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.074%) Agresso
7 2 (0.050%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.050%) HiPortfolio
8 1 (0.025%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.025%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.025%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 115 (2.85%) Office 365
2 74 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (1.17%) PaaS
5 35 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (0.84%) SaaS
6 34 (0.84%) IaaS
7 14 (0.35%) Mimecast
8 6 (0.15%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.12%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.12%) CloudFront
9 5 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.050%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.025%) Nimbula
11 1 (0.025%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2082 (51.61%) Firewall
2 1383 (34.28%) WAN
3 1239 (30.71%) LAN
4 766 (18.99%) VPN
5 652 (16.16%) VoIP
6 644 (15.96%) TCP/IP
7 636 (15.77%) Cisco ASA
8 582 (14.43%) Network Security
9 580 (14.38%) DNS
10 567 (14.06%) MPLS
11 565 (14.01%) Wireless
12 560 (13.88%) SAN
13 515 (12.77%) BGP
14 449 (11.13%) DHCP
15 389 (9.64%) OSPF
16 364 (9.02%) Cisco Nexus
17 328 (8.13%) VLAN
18 301 (7.46%) EIGRP
19 250 (6.20%) Internet
20 209 (5.18%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 67 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (1.07%) MySQL
4 41 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (0.52%) DB2
6 19 (0.47%) Oracle Database
7 15 (0.37%) Relational Database
8 11 (0.27%) MongoDB
9 10 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (0.22%) Big Data
11 8 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (0.17%) Data Mining
12 7 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (0.12%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.099%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.099%) PostgreSQL
16 3 (0.074%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 44 (1.09%) Jenkins
2 38 (0.94%) Hudson
3 35 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 31 (0.77%) Git (software)
5 9 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (0.20%) Rational Performance Tester
7 7 (0.17%) MSI
8 6 (0.15%) Subversion
8 6 (0.15%) Metasploit
9 4 (0.099%) JIRA
10 3 (0.074%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.050%) WinDbg
12 1 (0.025%) FogBugz
12 1 (0.025%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.025%) Selenium
12 1 (0.025%) CruiseControl
General
1 469 (11.63%) Finance
2 462 (11.45%) Telecoms
3 133 (3.30%) Banking
4 85 (2.11%) Law
5 69 (1.71%) Retail
6 55 (1.36%) Legal
7 40 (0.99%) Marketing
8 35 (0.87%) Advertising
9 24 (0.59%) Manufacturing
9 24 (0.59%) Back Office
10 23 (0.57%) Electronics
11 22 (0.55%) Games
12 21 (0.52%) Investment Banking
13 19 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.40%) Aerospace
15 14 (0.35%) French Language
16 10 (0.25%) Local Government
17 8 (0.20%) Billing
17 8 (0.20%) German Language
18 6 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1421 (35.23%) Network Engineer
2 461 (11.43%) Support Engineer
3 388 (9.62%) Analyst
4 296 (7.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 226 (5.60%) Senior Network Engineer
6 207 (5.13%) Security Engineer
7 195 (4.83%) Network Support
8 174 (4.31%) Cisco Engineer
9 166 (4.12%) Network Security Engineer
10 155 (3.84%) Consultant
11 153 (3.79%) 3rd Line Support
12 144 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
13 142 (3.52%) Architect
14 129 (3.20%) Support Analyst
15 122 (3.02%) Systems Engineer
16 113 (2.80%) Network Support Engineer
17 107 (2.65%) Technical Support
18 105 (2.60%) Administrator
19 103 (2.55%) Operations Engineer
20 102 (2.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (0.84%) LAMP
2 27 (0.67%) Web Services
3 22 (0.55%) HTML
4 21 (0.52%) CSS
5 20 (0.50%) .NET
6 12 (0.30%) XMPP
6 12 (0.30%) SOAP
7 9 (0.22%) XML
8 8 (0.20%) Middleware
9 7 (0.17%) J2EE
10 6 (0.15%) COM
11 5 (0.12%) Software Packaging
12 4 (0.099%) ISPF
12 4 (0.099%) WSH
13 3 (0.074%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (0.074%) WAP
14 2 (0.050%) WSE
14 2 (0.050%) JSP
14 2 (0.050%) XSLT
15 1 (0.025%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 214 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
2 160 (3.97%) Computer Science
3 117 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 91 (2.26%) Blackberry
5 89 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
6 69 (1.71%) Hedge funds
7 68 (1.69%) Clustering
8 67 (1.66%) Open Source
9 55 (1.36%) Replication
10 45 (1.12%) Thin Client
10 45 (1.12%) Fat Client
11 37 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 36 (0.89%) Client/Server
12 36 (0.89%) Private Cloud
13 30 (0.74%) PKI
14 29 (0.72%) Statistics
15 22 (0.55%) EqualLogic
16 21 (0.52%) iSeries
17 20 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 20 (0.50%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1574 (39.02%) Windows
2 661 (16.39%) Linux
3 585 (14.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 427 (10.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 377 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 212 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 211 (5.23%) UNIX
8 199 (4.93%) Windows 8
9 140 (3.47%) Windows XP
10 73 (1.81%) Mac OS X
11 69 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 68 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
13 52 (1.29%) Windows Vista
14 40 (0.99%) Ubuntu
15 30 (0.74%) CentOS
15 30 (0.74%) Solaris
16 28 (0.69%) Debian
17 20 (0.50%) VMS
18 17 (0.42%) AIX
19 15 (0.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 967 (23.97%) ITIL
2 266 (6.59%) Project Management
3 241 (5.97%) Service Delivery
4 220 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 219 (5.43%) Network Monitoring
6 193 (4.78%) Change Management
7 190 (4.71%) Network Design
8 189 (4.69%) Mentoring
9 184 (4.56%) Load Balancing
10 176 (4.36%) Incident Management
11 162 (4.02%) Network Management
12 148 (3.67%) Information Security
13 130 (3.22%) Change Control
14 127 (3.15%) Problem Management
15 123 (3.05%) Migration
16 119 (2.95%) Business Continuity
16 119 (2.95%) Root Cause Analysis
17 117 (2.90%) PRINCE2
18 100 (2.48%) Service Management
19 97 (2.40%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 390 (9.67%) SQL
2 127 (3.15%) PowerShell
3 93 (2.31%) Perl
4 76 (1.88%) Python
5 56 (1.39%) C
6 55 (1.36%) Bash Shell
7 47 (1.17%) PHP
8 42 (1.04%) Ruby
9 33 (0.82%) Java
10 20 (0.50%) Shell Script
11 19 (0.47%) VBScript
12 18 (0.45%) VB
13 16 (0.40%) C++
14 9 (0.22%) JavaScript
15 7 (0.17%) C#
16 4 (0.099%) AWK
16 4 (0.099%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.074%) Korn
18 2 (0.050%) Ada
18 2 (0.050%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4034 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1639 (40.63%) CCNP
3 1038 (25.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 799 (19.81%) MCSE
5 469 (11.63%) Degree
6 389 (9.64%) Security Cleared
7 386 (9.57%) MCSA
8 365 (9.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 337 (8.35%) MCITP
10 284 (7.04%) SC Cleared
11 237 (5.88%) MCP
12 203 (5.03%) CCIE
13 183 (4.54%) CCSA
14 170 (4.21%) JNCIA
15 160 (3.97%) CISSP
16 137 (3.40%) CCSE
17 129 (3.20%) Citrix Certification
18 125 (3.10%) ITIL Certification
19 118 (2.93%) CCDP
19 118 (2.93%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 547 (13.56%) SLA
2 113 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 113 (2.80%) PCI DSS
3 41 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 39 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 28 (0.69%) GPG13
6 13 (0.32%) QA
7 9 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 7 (0.17%) COBIT
9 3 (0.074%) BS7799
9 3 (0.074%) HL7
9 3 (0.074%) DICOM
10 2 (0.050%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.025%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.025%) BS25999
System Software
1 836 (20.72%) Active Directory
2 735 (18.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 309 (7.66%) Hyper-V
4 274 (6.79%) vSphere
5 155 (3.84%) XenApp
6 99 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
7 86 (2.13%) VMware ESX
8 70 (1.74%) Terminal Services
9 57 (1.41%) XenDesktop
10 50 (1.24%) vCloud
11 43 (1.07%) XenServer
12 40 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 32 (0.79%) Firmware
14 30 (0.74%) Squid
15 26 (0.64%) ISA Server
16 20 (0.50%) VMware Server
17 17 (0.42%) Xen
18 14 (0.35%) Samba
18 14 (0.35%) Terminal Server
19 13 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 95 (2.35%) SCCM
2 92 (2.28%) Backup Exec
3 87 (2.16%) Nagios
4 85 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
5 70 (1.74%) Cisco Prime
5 70 (1.74%) Puppet
6 58 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
7 53 (1.31%) CiscoWorks
8 52 (1.29%) Cisco UCCX
9 42 (1.04%) SCOM
10 41 (1.02%) Cisco UCCE
11 40 (0.99%) FortiGate
11 40 (0.99%) Ansible
12 35 (0.87%) Salt
13 26 (0.64%) Opsview
13 26 (0.64%) Cisco LMS
13 26 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
14 23 (0.57%) WSUS
15 21 (0.52%) Tivoli
15 21 (0.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3016 (74.76%) Cisco
2 1202 (29.80%) VMware
3 1182 (29.30%) Microsoft
4 748 (18.54%) CheckPoint
5 733 (18.17%) Juniper
6 559 (13.86%) HP
7 484 (12.00%) Citrix
8 450 (11.16%) F5
9 185 (4.59%) SolarWinds
10 177 (4.39%) Avaya
11 172 (4.26%) Dell
12 166 (4.12%) NetApp
13 155 (3.84%) Fortinet
14 127 (3.15%) Symantec
15 115 (2.85%) Blue Coat
16 114 (2.83%) Red Hat
17 113 (2.80%) IBM
18 109 (2.70%) Riverbed
19 105 (2.60%) Mitel
20 104 (2.58%) McAfee
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: 1 hour ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
ITR-UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + 10% On call + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + On-call + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Norfolk
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cupar, Fife
Net Talent
Posted: 14 hours ago