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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 163 184 159
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -25
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1930 1681 1933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.80% 1.60% 1.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.15% 5.85% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1605 1451 1598
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,550
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
31391 28720 30137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.33% 27.26% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24987 22543 24799
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +11 1836 £41,000 +2.50% 228
London +57 758 £45,000 +5.88% 85
South East 0 517 £40,000 +6.66% 62
City of London +76 218 £46,500 -2.10% 29
Berkshire -10 137 £32,500 -27.77% 14
Surrey +30 121 £41,250 +37.50% 24
South West +48 114 £36,000 -10.00% 23
North West +10 114 £37,500 +24.99% 17
West Midlands +14 109 £32,500 -13.33% 13
Yorkshire -21 107 £40,000 +11.11% 13
Hampshire +8 106 £40,000 +23.07% 11
East of England -25 92 £45,000 +11.11% 10
West Yorkshire -22 78 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Reading +30 77 £35,000 -30.00% 8
Manchester -2 63 £35,000 +18.64% 7
Leeds -28 62 £45,000 +25.00% 7
Kent -6 61 £41,500 +38.33% 2
Birmingham +16 44 £32,500 -16.12% 4
Wales -13 37 £40,000 +14.28% 7
South Wales -12 35 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Scotland +17 33 £37,500 +25.00% 7
Bristol -3 33 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Dorking - 28 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +5 27 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Cheshire -4 26 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Hertfordshire -27 26 £43,750 +9.37% 4
Oxfordshire +15 25 £49,750 +17.05% 5
Wiltshire +18 24 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Cambridgeshire +7 23 £50,000 +42.85%
East Midlands -13 23 £26,000 -30.66% 6

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3893 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2933 (75.34%) Cisco
3 2002 (51.43%) Firewall
4 1639 (42.10%) CCNP
5 1544 (39.66%) Windows
6 1337 (34.34%) WAN
7 1260 (32.37%) VMware
8 1227 (31.52%) Microsoft
9 1118 (28.72%) LAN
10 1064 (27.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 887 (22.78%) Active Directory
12 886 (22.76%) ITIL
13 857 (22.01%) MCSE
14 799 (20.52%) VPN
15 778 (19.98%) VMware Infrastructure
16 773 (19.86%) Juniper
17 718 (18.44%) CheckPoint
18 675 (17.34%) Linux
19 636 (16.34%) TCP/IP
20 619 (15.90%) Cisco ASA
21 615 (15.80%) BGP
22 614 (15.77%) MS Exchange
23 590 (15.16%) MPLS
24 553 (14.20%) VoIP
24 553 (14.20%) MS Excel
25 532 (13.67%) SLA
26 523 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
27 521 (13.38%) Network Security
28 516 (13.25%) DNS
29 513 (13.18%) HP

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 614 (15.77%) MS Exchange
2 221 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 197 (5.06%) Lync
4 142 (3.65%) SharePoint
5 116 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 113 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 108 (2.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 97 (2.49%) IIS
9 78 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 66 (1.70%) Apache
11 43 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2000
12 23 (0.59%) nginx
13 15 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
13 15 (0.39%) SAS
14 13 (0.33%) Moodle
15 12 (0.31%) OpenStack
16 11 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
16 11 (0.28%) Office Communications Server
16 11 (0.28%) Tomcat
17 10 (0.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 553 (14.20%) MS Excel
2 344 (8.84%) MS Office
3 70 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 28 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.23%) MS Project
6 8 (0.21%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.026%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.026%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 17 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.10%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.077%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 3 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.077%) Agresso
5 2 (0.051%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.051%) SalesLogix
5 2 (0.051%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.051%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.026%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.026%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.026%) assyst
6 1 (0.026%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 115 (2.95%) Office 365
2 51 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
3 44 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (0.74%) SaaS
4 29 (0.74%) PaaS
5 21 (0.54%) IaaS
6 11 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.13%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.13%) CloudFront
7 5 (0.13%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.077%) Yammer
9 1 (0.026%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2002 (51.43%) Firewall
2 1337 (34.34%) WAN
3 1118 (28.72%) LAN
4 799 (20.52%) VPN
5 636 (16.34%) TCP/IP
6 619 (15.90%) Cisco ASA
7 615 (15.80%) BGP
8 590 (15.16%) MPLS
9 553 (14.20%) VoIP
10 521 (13.38%) Network Security
11 516 (13.25%) DNS
12 510 (13.10%) SAN
13 504 (12.95%) OSPF
14 467 (12.00%) Wireless
15 379 (9.74%) DHCP
16 332 (8.53%) Cisco Nexus
17 320 (8.22%) VLAN
18 293 (7.53%) EIGRP
19 284 (7.30%) Internet
20 218 (5.60%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 59 (1.52%) MySQL
3 57 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (0.41%) MongoDB
6 15 (0.39%) DB2
7 13 (0.33%) Oracle Database
7 13 (0.33%) Relational Database
8 8 (0.21%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.10%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.10%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.077%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.077%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.051%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.051%) Big Data
13 1 (0.026%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.026%) Informix
13 1 (0.026%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 44 (1.13%) Jenkins
2 25 (0.64%) Hudson
3 23 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 19 (0.49%) Git (software)
5 11 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (0.28%) JIRA
6 10 (0.26%) Selenium
6 10 (0.26%) Rational Performance Tester
6 10 (0.26%) FogBugz
7 9 (0.23%) MSI
8 5 (0.13%) Metasploit
9 3 (0.077%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.077%) Subversion
10 2 (0.051%) WinDbg
10 2 (0.051%) WebLOAD
11 1 (0.026%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.026%) CruiseControl
General
1 446 (11.46%) Finance
2 427 (10.97%) Telecoms
3 148 (3.80%) Banking
4 71 (1.82%) Retail
5 50 (1.28%) Law
5 50 (1.28%) Advertising
6 38 (0.98%) French Language
7 37 (0.95%) Legal
8 32 (0.82%) Investment Banking
9 29 (0.74%) Marketing
10 25 (0.64%) Electronics
11 21 (0.54%) Manufacturing
12 18 (0.46%) Games
13 17 (0.44%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.41%) Spanish Language
15 15 (0.39%) Billing
15 15 (0.39%) Aerospace
16 14 (0.36%) German Language
17 12 (0.31%) Local Government
18 8 (0.21%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1473 (37.84%) Network Engineer
2 468 (12.02%) Support Engineer
3 325 (8.35%) Analyst
4 301 (7.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 221 (5.68%) Senior Network Engineer
6 200 (5.14%) Consultant
7 188 (4.83%) 3rd Line Support
8 178 (4.57%) Cisco Engineer
9 175 (4.50%) Network Support
10 173 (4.44%) Security Engineer
11 148 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support
12 136 (3.49%) Architect
13 135 (3.47%) Network Security Engineer
14 111 (2.85%) Network Support Engineer
15 110 (2.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
16 106 (2.72%) Administrator
17 98 (2.52%) Support Analyst
18 96 (2.47%) Technical Support
19 93 (2.39%) Systems Engineer
20 90 (2.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (0.90%) CSS
2 30 (0.77%) .NET
3 29 (0.74%) Web Services
4 18 (0.46%) XMPP
5 16 (0.41%) WSE
6 13 (0.33%) LAMP
7 12 (0.31%) SOAP
8 11 (0.28%) Ruby on Rails
9 10 (0.26%) Software Packaging
10 9 (0.23%) HTML
11 8 (0.21%) COM
12 7 (0.18%) RSS
13 6 (0.15%) WSH
13 6 (0.15%) J2EE
13 6 (0.15%) XML
14 5 (0.13%) WAP
14 5 (0.13%) Middleware
15 3 (0.077%) RabbitMQ
16 2 (0.051%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 2 (0.051%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 193 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
2 134 (3.44%) Computer Science
3 113 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 111 (2.85%) Blackberry
5 100 (2.57%) Video Conferencing
6 69 (1.77%) Open Source
7 66 (1.70%) Clustering
8 50 (1.28%) Thin Client
8 50 (1.28%) Fat Client
9 45 (1.16%) Hedge funds
10 33 (0.85%) Replication
11 29 (0.74%) PKI
12 27 (0.69%) EqualLogic
13 26 (0.67%) Client/Server
14 19 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 18 (0.46%) Derivative
15 18 (0.46%) iPad
15 18 (0.46%) iPhone
15 18 (0.46%) Mathematics
16 17 (0.44%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1544 (39.66%) Windows
2 675 (17.34%) Linux
3 523 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 343 (8.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 337 (8.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 225 (5.78%) Windows 7
7 189 (4.85%) Windows 8
8 188 (4.83%) UNIX
9 142 (3.65%) Windows XP
10 82 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 72 (1.85%) Ubuntu
12 67 (1.72%) Mac OS X
13 65 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
14 52 (1.34%) Windows Vista
15 41 (1.05%) Solaris
16 40 (1.03%) CentOS
17 38 (0.98%) Debian
18 25 (0.64%) SUSE
19 19 (0.49%) VMS
19 19 (0.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 886 (22.76%) ITIL
2 300 (7.71%) Project Management
3 242 (6.22%) Service Delivery
4 228 (5.86%) Network Monitoring
5 212 (5.45%) Load Balancing
6 194 (4.98%) Change Management
7 191 (4.91%) Network Management
8 184 (4.73%) Network Design
9 183 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 171 (4.39%) Mentoring
11 158 (4.06%) Incident Management
12 156 (4.01%) Kalman Filter
13 152 (3.90%) Information Security
14 136 (3.49%) Problem Management
15 118 (3.03%) Migration
16 112 (2.88%) Change Control
17 101 (2.59%) Business Continuity
18 98 (2.52%) Service Management
19 89 (2.29%) PRINCE2
20 85 (2.18%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 350 (8.99%) SQL
2 127 (3.26%) PowerShell
3 77 (1.98%) Perl
4 70 (1.80%) C
4 70 (1.80%) Python
5 57 (1.46%) PHP
6 48 (1.23%) Bash Shell
7 47 (1.21%) Ruby
8 39 (1.00%) Java
9 36 (0.92%) Shell Script
10 27 (0.69%) VBScript
11 19 (0.49%) C++
12 16 (0.41%) VB
13 13 (0.33%) Lisp
14 8 (0.21%) C#
15 7 (0.18%) R
16 6 (0.15%) JavaScript
17 3 (0.077%) AWK
18 2 (0.051%) Korn
18 2 (0.051%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3893 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1639 (42.10%) CCNP
3 1064 (27.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 857 (22.01%) MCSE
5 421 (10.81%) Degree
6 411 (10.56%) MCSA
7 391 (10.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 341 (8.76%) MCITP
9 286 (7.35%) Security Cleared
10 265 (6.81%) MCP
11 234 (6.01%) CCIE
12 216 (5.55%) JNCIA
13 203 (5.21%) SC Cleared
14 172 (4.42%) CCSA
15 141 (3.62%) CISSP
16 134 (3.44%) CCDP
17 129 (3.31%) CCDA
18 127 (3.26%) Citrix Certification
19 121 (3.11%) MCTS
20 116 (2.98%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 532 (13.67%) SLA
2 154 (3.96%) PCI DSS
3 113 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 47 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 28 (0.72%) GPG13
6 19 (0.49%) ISO 9001
7 18 (0.46%) QA
8 12 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 11 (0.28%) COBIT
10 7 (0.18%) BS7799
11 3 (0.077%) HL7
11 3 (0.077%) DICOM
12 1 (0.026%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.026%) BS25999
12 1 (0.026%) Data Quality
System Software
1 887 (22.78%) Active Directory
2 778 (19.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 349 (8.96%) Hyper-V
4 237 (6.09%) vSphere
5 150 (3.85%) XenApp
6 91 (2.34%) VMware ESX
7 82 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
8 81 (2.08%) Terminal Services
9 49 (1.26%) XenServer
10 45 (1.16%) Firmware
11 42 (1.08%) XenDesktop
12 37 (0.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 37 (0.95%) vCloud
13 32 (0.82%) Xen
14 28 (0.72%) Squid
15 19 (0.49%) Samba
16 18 (0.46%) KVM
17 16 (0.41%) Snort
18 12 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
18 12 (0.31%) NFS
Systems Management
1 119 (3.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 118 (3.03%) Backup Exec
3 71 (1.82%) SCCM
4 63 (1.62%) Cisco UCCX
5 55 (1.41%) Cisco Prime
6 51 (1.31%) Cisco UCCE
7 50 (1.28%) CiscoWorks
8 46 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
9 45 (1.16%) Nagios
10 43 (1.10%) Puppet
11 37 (0.95%) SCOM
12 32 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
13 30 (0.77%) FortiGate
14 23 (0.59%) NetBackup
15 19 (0.49%) Ansible
16 16 (0.41%) Salt
17 15 (0.39%) CA Spectrum
18 14 (0.36%) Opsview
18 14 (0.36%) Cisco LMS
18 14 (0.36%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2933 (75.34%) Cisco
2 1260 (32.37%) VMware
3 1227 (31.52%) Microsoft
4 773 (19.86%) Juniper
5 718 (18.44%) CheckPoint
6 513 (13.18%) HP
7 508 (13.05%) Citrix
8 382 (9.81%) F5
9 222 (5.70%) Avaya
10 207 (5.32%) SolarWinds
11 188 (4.83%) Dell
12 179 (4.60%) Symantec
13 150 (3.85%) Red Hat
14 133 (3.42%) NetApp
15 109 (2.80%) Fortinet
16 101 (2.59%) Riverbed
16 101 (2.59%) Apple
17 98 (2.52%) Blue Coat
18 83 (2.13%) Oracle
19 79 (2.03%) McAfee
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 29 minutes ago
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 29 minutes ago
Goole, North Humberside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 42 minutes ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum +£6,000 bonus, based on your utilisation
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and Parking!
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 Per Annum On Call (£5k) + Pension + 25
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Goole, North Humberside
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 19 hours ago