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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 186 172 211
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +39
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1754 2084 1820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.78% 1.90% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.69% 6.96% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1768 1557
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%

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
26213 29952 33204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.62% 27.38% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21215 23761 26316
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CCNA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 June 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -21 1600 £41,500 +3.75% 163
London -19 558 £50,000 +13.63% 47
South East -25 437 £40,000 - 41
Berkshire -1 153 £45,000 +12.50% 11
South West +25 125 £34,250 -13.29% 11
East of England +7 118 £38,500 +2.66% 16
Hampshire +1 115 £37,500 -9.09% 9
West Midlands -6 113 £38,750 +7.49% 16
City of London +18 112 £52,500 +19.31% 13
Yorkshire -11 107 £45,000 +23.28% 10
Surrey -12 85 £40,000 -1.84% 13
North West +3 82 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Hertfordshire +24 78 £42,000 +23.52% 10
West Yorkshire -19 73 £50,000 +22.69% 7
Leeds -9 66 £46,750 +3.88% 4
Reading -2 51 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Bracknell +2 47 £50,000 +47.05% 2
Scotland -3 46 £32,500 -27.77% 6
Basingstoke +30 45 £37,500 +20.96% 2
East Midlands +18 45 £35,000 +1.44% 10
Manchester +13 45 £36,750 -19.67% 4
Wales -3 40 £27,500 -21.42% 4
Birmingham -32 39 £35,000 -17.64% 7
South Wales -1 38 £26,500 -24.28% 4
Wiltshire +3 35 £30,500 -22.78% 2
Gloucestershire +18 32 £37,500 - 5
North East +22 31 £29,000 -2.52% 4
Cardiff +3 29 £26,500 -24.28% 3
Kent -13 26 £29,000 -3.33% 2
Hemel Hempstead +24 24 £41,000 +49.09% 5

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing CCNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CCNA.

1 3744 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2899 (77.43%) Cisco
3 1952 (52.14%) Firewall
4 1725 (46.07%) CCNP
5 1240 (33.12%) WAN
6 1189 (31.76%) Windows
7 1085 (28.98%) LAN
8 1063 (28.39%) VMware
9 1026 (27.40%) Microsoft
10 920 (24.57%) ITIL
11 870 (23.24%) Microsoft Certification
12 855 (22.84%) VPN
13 817 (21.82%) Juniper
14 771 (20.59%) Active Directory
15 751 (20.06%) Cisco ASA
16 732 (19.55%) CheckPoint
17 674 (18.00%) Windows Server
18 672 (17.95%) Wireless
19 651 (17.39%) Linux
20 634 (16.93%) TCP/IP
21 632 (16.88%) MCSE
22 630 (16.83%) MPLS
23 618 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure
24 617 (16.48%) Network Security
25 608 (16.24%) Data Centre
26 520 (13.89%) DNS
27 504 (13.46%) VoIP
28 485 (12.95%) HP
29 476 (12.71%) Finance
30 472 (12.61%) OSPF

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 470 (12.55%) MS Exchange
2 212 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 152 (4.06%) Skype for Business
4 144 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 130 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 108 (2.88%) IIS
7 97 (2.59%) SharePoint
8 37 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
9 35 (0.93%) Apache
10 25 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2000
11 24 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 20 (0.53%) OpenStack
13 19 (0.51%) Tomcat
14 14 (0.37%) IBM Notes
15 12 (0.32%) Apache Pig
15 12 (0.32%) JBoss
16 9 (0.24%) WebSphere
17 8 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
17 8 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
18 7 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 456 (12.18%) MS Excel
2 183 (4.89%) MS Office
3 59 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.24%) MS Project
6 6 (0.16%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.080%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.027%) Revit
8 1 (0.027%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 13 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.16%) Infor M3
4 4 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.027%) FastStats
5 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.027%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 227 (6.06%) Office 365
2 104 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 77 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 58 (1.55%) SaaS
5 20 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.37%) IaaS
7 12 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (0.21%) PaaS
10 5 (0.13%) Yammer
11 3 (0.080%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.053%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.053%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.053%) Nimbula
13 1 (0.027%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.027%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.027%) DigitalOcean
13 1 (0.027%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1952 (52.14%) Firewall
2 1240 (33.12%) WAN
3 1085 (28.98%) LAN
4 855 (22.84%) VPN
5 751 (20.06%) Cisco ASA
6 672 (17.95%) Wireless
7 634 (16.93%) TCP/IP
8 630 (16.83%) MPLS
9 617 (16.48%) Network Security
10 520 (13.89%) DNS
11 504 (13.46%) VoIP
12 472 (12.61%) BGP
12 472 (12.61%) OSPF
13 362 (9.67%) DHCP
14 357 (9.54%) Cisco Nexus
15 340 (9.08%) SAN
16 314 (8.39%) VLAN
17 290 (7.75%) Internet
18 211 (5.64%) EIGRP
19 200 (5.34%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 33 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (0.61%) MySQL
4 22 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (0.56%) Big Data
5 21 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (0.43%) Oracle Database
7 12 (0.32%) Apache Hive
7 12 (0.32%) Hadoop
8 8 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (0.21%) Relational Database
9 7 (0.19%) Data Mining
9 7 (0.19%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.13%) Redis
11 4 (0.11%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.11%) MS Access
11 4 (0.11%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (0.080%) DB2
12 3 (0.080%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.080%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 17 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
3 12 (0.32%) Metasploit
3 12 (0.32%) SoapUI
4 6 (0.16%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.16%) JIRA
5 5 (0.13%) Burp Suite
6 2 (0.053%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.027%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.027%) MSI
7 1 (0.027%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 476 (12.71%) Finance
2 439 (11.73%) Telecoms
3 102 (2.72%) Banking
4 100 (2.67%) Retail
5 47 (1.26%) Games
5 47 (1.26%) Manufacturing
6 43 (1.15%) Legal
7 42 (1.12%) German Language
8 35 (0.93%) Back Office
8 35 (0.93%) Law
9 32 (0.85%) Advertising
10 30 (0.80%) French Language
11 28 (0.75%) Billing
12 22 (0.59%) Electronics
12 22 (0.59%) Marketing
13 21 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
14 16 (0.43%) Financial Institution
15 15 (0.40%) Italian Language
16 13 (0.35%) Spanish Language
17 11 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1580 (42.20%) Network Engineer
2 712 (19.02%) Cisco Engineer
3 569 (15.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 527 (14.08%) Support Engineer
5 496 (13.25%) Analyst
6 358 (9.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 291 (7.77%) Senior Network Engineer
8 289 (7.72%) Network Support
9 251 (6.70%) Security Engineer
10 224 (5.98%) Network Support Engineer
11 215 (5.74%) Network Security Engineer
12 183 (4.89%) Consultant
13 173 (4.62%) Network Analyst
14 166 (4.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 166 (4.43%) Cisco Support
15 152 (4.06%) NOC Engineer
16 146 (3.90%) Support Analyst
17 137 (3.66%) Senior Cisco Engineer
18 131 (3.50%) 2nd Line Support
18 131 (3.50%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (1.55%) 802.1X
2 41 (1.10%) Web Services
3 17 (0.45%) XMPP
4 16 (0.43%) COM
4 16 (0.43%) CSS
5 15 (0.40%) Java EE
6 14 (0.37%) LAMP
6 14 (0.37%) Middleware
6 14 (0.37%) SOAP
7 12 (0.32%) STL
7 12 (0.32%) WCF
8 9 (0.24%) .NET
9 7 (0.19%) WAP
10 6 (0.16%) Regular Expression
11 5 (0.13%) HTML
11 5 (0.13%) RFC 2547
12 4 (0.11%) Flash
12 4 (0.11%) JSON
13 3 (0.080%) FreeSWITCH
13 3 (0.080%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 608 (16.24%) Data Centre
2 268 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
3 140 (3.74%) Management Information System
4 121 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 92 (2.46%) Driving Licence
6 75 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
7 55 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 52 (1.39%) Clustering
9 48 (1.28%) iPad
10 45 (1.20%) e-Health
11 40 (1.07%) Private Cloud
12 38 (1.01%) PKI
13 36 (0.96%) FMCG
14 35 (0.93%) Replication
15 32 (0.85%) IVR
15 32 (0.85%) Visualisation
16 30 (0.80%) Blackberry
17 29 (0.77%) EMC VNX
18 28 (0.75%) Internet of Things
19 27 (0.72%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1189 (31.76%) Windows
2 674 (18.00%) Windows Server
3 651 (17.39%) Linux
4 371 (9.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 367 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 212 (5.66%) Unix
7 202 (5.40%) Windows 7
8 160 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 108 (2.88%) Windows 8
10 81 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 67 (1.79%) Windows 10
12 54 (1.44%) Windows XP
13 50 (1.34%) CentOS
14 38 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
15 34 (0.91%) Mac OS X
16 32 (0.85%) Solaris
17 28 (0.75%) AIX
18 23 (0.61%) Android
19 19 (0.51%) Mac OS
20 15 (0.40%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 920 (24.57%) ITIL
2 293 (7.83%) Network Monitoring
3 284 (7.59%) Network Design
4 187 (4.99%) Load Balancing
5 186 (4.97%) Service Management
6 159 (4.25%) Service Delivery
7 156 (4.17%) Presales
8 152 (4.06%) Network Management
9 147 (3.93%) Project Management
10 133 (3.55%) Migration
11 132 (3.53%) High Availability
12 126 (3.37%) Information Security
13 125 (3.34%) Change Management
14 123 (3.29%) Incident Management
15 121 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
16 111 (2.96%) Root Cause Analysis
16 111 (2.96%) SIEM
17 110 (2.94%) Change Control
18 105 (2.80%) Mentoring
18 105 (2.80%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 233 (6.22%) SQL
2 139 (3.71%) PowerShell
3 118 (3.15%) Python
4 96 (2.56%) Perl
5 95 (2.54%) C
6 45 (1.20%) Bash Shell
7 38 (1.01%) Ruby
8 29 (0.77%) C++
9 26 (0.69%) Java
10 23 (0.61%) PHP
11 22 (0.59%) Shell Script
12 14 (0.37%) VB
12 14 (0.37%) VBScript
13 13 (0.35%) C#
14 12 (0.32%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.16%) VBA
16 5 (0.13%) JavaScript
17 3 (0.080%) Bourne shell
18 2 (0.053%) T-SQL
19 1 (0.027%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3744 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1725 (46.07%) CCNP
3 870 (23.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 632 (16.88%) MCSE
5 384 (10.26%) Security Cleared
6 383 (10.23%) MCSA
7 368 (9.83%) Degree
8 345 (9.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 330 (8.81%) CCIE
10 279 (7.45%) SC Cleared
11 276 (7.37%) MCITP
12 224 (5.98%) JNCIA
13 222 (5.93%) MCP
14 204 (5.45%) CISSP
15 199 (5.32%) CCSA
16 162 (4.33%) CCSE
17 145 (3.87%) CCDA
18 136 (3.63%) JNCIP
19 133 (3.55%) JNCIS
20 125 (3.34%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 439 (11.73%) SLA
2 137 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 89 (2.38%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.35%) HIPAA
5 13 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.27%) ISO27002
7 7 (0.19%) QA
8 5 (0.13%) COBIT
9 3 (0.080%) BS7799
10 1 (0.027%) COSHH
10 1 (0.027%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.027%) DICOM
10 1 (0.027%) FISMA
10 1 (0.027%) HL7
10 1 (0.027%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.027%) ISO15022
10 1 (0.027%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.027%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 771 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 618 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 268 (7.16%) Hyper-V
4 211 (5.64%) vSphere
5 141 (3.77%) XenApp
6 50 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
7 48 (1.28%) VMware ESX
7 48 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
8 36 (0.96%) Terminal Services
9 34 (0.91%) Firmware
10 27 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
10 27 (0.72%) XenDesktop
11 26 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 24 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
13 23 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
13 23 (0.61%) XenServer
14 21 (0.56%) vCloud
15 19 (0.51%) ISA Server
16 18 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
17 16 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 124 (3.31%) Cisco CUCM
2 88 (2.35%) SCCM
3 85 (2.27%) Nagios
4 54 (1.44%) Cisco UCCX
5 52 (1.39%) SCOM
6 51 (1.36%) Cisco Prime
6 51 (1.36%) FortiGate
7 49 (1.31%) Backup Exec
8 42 (1.12%) OpenView
9 40 (1.07%) Cacti
9 40 (1.07%) WSUS
10 34 (0.91%) Nessus
11 33 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
12 29 (0.77%) Puppet
13 28 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
14 25 (0.67%) Cisco UCCE
14 25 (0.67%) NetBackup
14 25 (0.67%) Netcool
15 24 (0.64%) SolarWinds Orion
16 21 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2899 (77.43%) Cisco
2 1063 (28.39%) VMware
3 1026 (27.40%) Microsoft
4 817 (21.82%) Juniper
5 732 (19.55%) CheckPoint
6 485 (12.95%) HP
7 462 (12.34%) Citrix
8 343 (9.16%) F5
9 255 (6.81%) SolarWinds
10 217 (5.80%) Palo Alto
11 148 (3.95%) Avaya
11 148 (3.95%) NetApp
12 131 (3.50%) Red Hat
13 125 (3.34%) Fortinet
14 104 (2.78%) IBM
15 96 (2.56%) Dell
16 94 (2.51%) EMC
17 93 (2.48%) Symantec
18 82 (2.19%) Oracle
19 71 (1.90%) Meraki
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Qualifications + Beneifts
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus, Pension etc...
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Oncall Period, Over
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £50k + 30% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Incisive
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 4 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago