The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 189 155 182
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +27
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1862 2082 1898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.52% 1.84% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.59% 6.62% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1743 1679
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33288 31432 34939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.80% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26572 25314 29641
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 £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -32 1750 £37,500 -6.25% 185
London -62 612 £42,500 -5.55% 67
South East -24 511 £35,000 -6.66% 61
Yorkshire +9 192 £35,000 +7.69% 17
East of England -2 158 £38,500 -3.75% 7
Berkshire -16 151 £40,000 +6.66% 15
West Yorkshire +17 143 £33,500 +3.07% 14
Leeds +23 106 £35,000 +7.69% 11
North West +14 101 £31,500 -21.25% 11
City of London -99 96 £47,500 - 21
Hampshire -12 94 £36,000 -5.26% 9
Kent +24 86 £27,750 -30.62% 7
Surrey -51 79 £35,000 -2.77% 16
South West -37 68 £40,000 +14.28% 12
West Midlands -12 60 £37,500 +2.73% 5
Hertfordshire +4 59 £40,500 -4.70% 3
Manchester +7 58 £28,500 -28.75% 5
Reading -20 56 £40,000 -5.88% 4
East Midlands -32 52 £40,500 +8.00% 4
Wales +16 46 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Bedfordshire -7 45 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South Wales +11 44 £35,000 +20.68% 4
Bristol +12 41 £40,000 +13.47% 3
Buckinghamshire -28 41 £40,000 - 8
Cardiff +20 33 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Scotland -1 32 £30,000 -14.28% 7
Basingstoke +11 28 £38,500 +2.66% 1
West Sussex +15 27 £35,000 +27.27%
Slough +7 27 £36,500 +4.28% 4
Southampton +16 26 £32,500 -35.00% 6

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3423 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2616 (76.42%) Cisco
3 1679 (49.05%) Firewall
4 1366 (39.91%) Windows
5 1313 (38.36%) CCNP
6 1117 (32.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 1098 (32.08%) LAN
7 1098 (32.08%) WAN
8 1059 (30.94%) VMware
9 977 (28.54%) Microsoft
10 845 (24.69%) MCSE
11 773 (22.58%) Active Directory
12 763 (22.29%) VPN
13 752 (21.97%) ITIL
14 686 (20.04%) CheckPoint
15 657 (19.19%) MS Exchange
16 631 (18.43%) VMware Infrastructure
17 615 (17.97%) Windows Server 2008
18 609 (17.79%) TCP/IP
19 586 (17.12%) Juniper
20 547 (15.98%) VoIP
21 539 (15.75%) Linux
22 505 (14.75%) DNS
23 489 (14.29%) Network Security
24 485 (14.17%) Cisco ASA
25 482 (14.08%) SAN
26 466 (13.61%) Citrix
27 447 (13.06%) MS Excel
28 442 (12.91%) Windows Server 2003
29 422 (12.33%) Finance

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 657 (19.19%) MS Exchange
2 360 (10.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 210 (6.13%) SharePoint
4 185 (5.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 184 (5.38%) IIS
6 162 (4.73%) Lync
7 127 (3.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 113 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
9 97 (2.83%) Apache
10 66 (1.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 52 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
12 34 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
13 26 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
14 25 (0.73%) Tomcat
15 20 (0.58%) CMS
16 17 (0.50%) IBM Notes
17 16 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2000
18 13 (0.38%) Office Communications Server
18 13 (0.38%) Moodle
19 10 (0.29%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 447 (13.06%) MS Excel
2 242 (7.07%) MS Office
3 36 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.15%) MS Project
6 2 (0.058%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.029%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 15 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.15%) Eikon
3 5 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.058%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.058%) Summit
6 1 (0.029%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.029%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.029%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.029%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.029%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 63 (1.84%) Office 365
2 50 (1.46%) SaaS
3 33 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.23%) IaaS
6 8 (0.23%) PaaS
6 8 (0.23%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.088%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.029%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.029%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.029%) Nimbula
8 1 (0.029%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1679 (49.05%) Firewall
2 1098 (32.08%) LAN
2 1098 (32.08%) WAN
3 763 (22.29%) VPN
4 609 (17.79%) TCP/IP
5 547 (15.98%) VoIP
6 505 (14.75%) DNS
7 489 (14.29%) Network Security
8 485 (14.17%) Cisco ASA
9 482 (14.08%) SAN
10 419 (12.24%) MPLS
11 414 (12.09%) BGP
12 378 (11.04%) DHCP
13 370 (10.81%) Wireless
14 367 (10.72%) OSPF
15 244 (7.13%) Internet
16 209 (6.11%) VLAN
17 192 (5.61%) IPsec
18 186 (5.43%) SSL
19 177 (5.17%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (8.38%) SQL Server
2 114 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 100 (2.92%) MySQL
4 56 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 31 (0.91%) Relational Database
6 29 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 23 (0.67%) Oracle Database
8 19 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (0.50%) RDBMS
10 9 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.15%) DB2
13 4 (0.12%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.088%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.088%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.058%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.058%) NoSQL
15 2 (0.058%) Big Data
16 1 (0.029%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (0.50%) Metasploit
2 12 (0.35%) Hudson
3 11 (0.32%) JIRA
4 10 (0.29%) Subversion
5 3 (0.088%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.058%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.058%) Rational Performance Tester
7 1 (0.029%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.029%) Rational DOORS
General
1 422 (12.33%) Finance
2 383 (11.19%) Telecoms
3 100 (2.92%) Banking
4 91 (2.66%) Retail
5 67 (1.96%) Law
6 58 (1.69%) Legal
7 32 (0.93%) Marketing
8 30 (0.88%) Back Office
9 28 (0.82%) Advertising
10 25 (0.73%) German Language
11 20 (0.58%) French Language
12 19 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 16 (0.47%) Games
13 16 (0.47%) Investment Banking
14 14 (0.41%) Publishing
15 13 (0.38%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.35%) Electronics
17 10 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.29%) Spanish Language
18 8 (0.23%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1014 (29.62%) Network Engineer
2 469 (13.70%) Analyst
3 370 (10.81%) Support Engineer
4 241 (7.04%) Network Support
5 206 (6.02%) Network Analyst
6 198 (5.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 190 (5.55%) Consultant
8 180 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
9 176 (5.14%) Administrator
10 169 (4.94%) Security Engineer
11 168 (4.91%) 3rd Line Support
12 167 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
13 160 (4.67%) Cisco Engineer
14 158 (4.62%) Support Analyst
15 140 (4.09%) Systems Administrator
16 126 (3.68%) Team Leader
17 112 (3.27%) Architect
18 109 (3.18%) Network Support Engineer
19 107 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
20 103 (3.01%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (0.91%) Web Services
2 16 (0.47%) XML
2 16 (0.47%) .NET
3 15 (0.44%) HTML
4 12 (0.35%) COM
5 11 (0.32%) ASP.NET
6 9 (0.26%) XMPP
7 7 (0.20%) SOAP
8 6 (0.18%) Django
9 5 (0.15%) MSMQ
9 5 (0.15%) Middleware
10 4 (0.12%) LAMP
10 4 (0.12%) Ajax
10 4 (0.12%) WSDL
10 4 (0.12%) SAML
10 4 (0.12%) CSS
10 4 (0.12%) JSP
10 4 (0.12%) XSD
10 4 (0.12%) XSLT
10 4 (0.12%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 115 (3.36%) Computer Science
2 109 (3.18%) Blackberry
3 73 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 72 (2.10%) Clustering
5 71 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
6 66 (1.93%) Firmware
7 60 (1.75%) Replication
8 36 (1.05%) iPhone
9 32 (0.93%) Statistics
10 31 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
11 27 (0.79%) Hedge funds
12 26 (0.76%) Wiki
13 24 (0.70%) EqualLogic
14 20 (0.58%) Mathematics
15 19 (0.56%) Digital Media
15 19 (0.56%) Streaming Video
15 19 (0.56%) Mainframe
16 18 (0.53%) Client/Server
17 15 (0.44%) PKI
18 14 (0.41%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1366 (39.91%) Windows
2 615 (17.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 539 (15.75%) Linux
4 442 (12.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 259 (7.57%) Windows 7
6 252 (7.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 232 (6.78%) UNIX
8 197 (5.76%) Windows XP
9 102 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 99 (2.89%) Windows 8
11 81 (2.37%) Ubuntu
12 50 (1.46%) Solaris
12 50 (1.46%) Windows Vista
13 47 (1.37%) CentOS
14 41 (1.20%) Mac OS X
15 32 (0.93%) Android
15 32 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
16 22 (0.64%) Debian
17 20 (0.58%) AIX
18 18 (0.53%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 752 (21.97%) ITIL
2 235 (6.87%) Project Management
3 194 (5.67%) Network Design
4 188 (5.49%) Service Delivery
5 180 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 168 (4.91%) Problem Management
7 165 (4.82%) Load Balancing
7 165 (4.82%) Network Management
8 140 (4.09%) Change Management
8 140 (4.09%) Information Security
9 134 (3.91%) Service Management
10 128 (3.74%) Network Monitoring
11 123 (3.59%) Incident Management
12 89 (2.60%) Change Control
13 87 (2.54%) E-Commerce
14 73 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
15 69 (2.02%) Migration
16 68 (1.99%) Root Cause Analysis
17 64 (1.87%) Capacity Management
18 63 (1.84%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 322 (9.41%) SQL
2 96 (2.80%) PowerShell
3 59 (1.72%) Java
4 53 (1.55%) Perl
5 49 (1.43%) Python
6 32 (0.93%) Bash Shell
7 29 (0.85%) Shell Script
8 26 (0.76%) PHP
9 25 (0.73%) C
9 25 (0.73%) C#
10 18 (0.53%) Ruby
11 17 (0.50%) Lisp
11 17 (0.50%) C++
12 16 (0.47%) JavaScript
12 16 (0.47%) VBScript
13 11 (0.32%) VBA
14 7 (0.20%) VB
15 4 (0.12%) XQuery
15 4 (0.12%) JCL
15 4 (0.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3423 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1313 (38.36%) CCNP
3 1117 (32.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 845 (24.69%) MCSE
5 410 (11.98%) Degree
6 387 (11.31%) MCSA
7 339 (9.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 335 (9.79%) MCITP
9 305 (8.91%) MCP
10 259 (7.57%) CCIE
11 230 (6.72%) CCSA
12 169 (4.94%) Security Cleared
13 149 (4.35%) CISSP
14 140 (4.09%) MCTS
15 126 (3.68%) JNCIA
15 126 (3.68%) CCSP
16 124 (3.62%) CCSE
17 113 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
18 94 (2.75%) SC Cleared
19 81 (2.37%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 367 (10.72%) SLA
2 124 (3.62%) PCI DSS
3 58 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 24 (0.70%) ISO 9001
6 19 (0.56%) QA
7 14 (0.41%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.088%) GPG13
9 2 (0.058%) BS7799
9 2 (0.058%) GxP
10 1 (0.029%) GAMP
10 1 (0.029%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.029%) DICOM
10 1 (0.029%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.029%) JSP 440
System Software
1 773 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 631 (18.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 309 (9.03%) Hyper-V
4 214 (6.25%) vSphere
5 164 (4.79%) XenApp
6 92 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
7 78 (2.28%) VMware ESX
8 58 (1.69%) XenDesktop
9 55 (1.61%) Terminal Services
10 42 (1.23%) XenServer
11 35 (1.02%) KVM
12 29 (0.85%) Snort
13 27 (0.79%) Forefront TMG
14 25 (0.73%) UAG
15 22 (0.64%) ISA Server
16 20 (0.58%) Nmap
17 19 (0.56%) ProxySG
18 17 (0.50%) Terminal Server
19 14 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
20 13 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 114 (3.33%) SCCM
2 113 (3.30%) Cisco CUCM
3 73 (2.13%) Backup Exec
4 72 (2.10%) SCOM
5 68 (1.99%) WSUS
6 40 (1.17%) Nessus
7 36 (1.05%) CiscoWorks
8 29 (0.85%) Nagios
8 29 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
9 26 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
10 18 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
10 18 (0.53%) FortiGate
11 16 (0.47%) Netcool
12 14 (0.41%) Foglight
12 14 (0.41%) Cacti
13 13 (0.38%) NetBackup
13 13 (0.38%) Tivoli
14 12 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 12 (0.35%) MOM
14 12 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2616 (76.42%) Cisco
2 1059 (30.94%) VMware
3 977 (28.54%) Microsoft
4 686 (20.04%) CheckPoint
5 586 (17.12%) Juniper
6 466 (13.61%) Citrix
7 383 (11.19%) HP
8 279 (8.15%) F5
9 177 (5.17%) Avaya
10 168 (4.91%) NetApp
11 130 (3.80%) Red Hat
12 124 (3.62%) SolarWinds
13 121 (3.53%) McAfee
14 118 (3.45%) Symantec
15 114 (3.33%) Oracle
16 109 (3.18%) Blue Coat
17 106 (3.10%) Dell
18 92 (2.69%) EMC
19 71 (2.07%) Fortinet
20 69 (2.02%) IBM
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Holiday, Healthcare options
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance, plus bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £51500 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £22k - 27k per year + £4,000 shift allowance.
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Asetute Technical
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago