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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK
Rank 198 177 177
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1395 1965 1922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.66% 1.92% 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.72% 6.87% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1676 1609
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
20760 28585 29025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.72% 27.91% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16426 22892 23133
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 February 2017 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -24 1321 £40,000 -5.88% 148
South East +25 402 £40,000 -5.88% 37
London -39 398 £47,500 -5.00% 48
West Midlands -7 135 £42,500 - 15
Surrey +27 121 £38,000 -15.55% 6
East of England -1 98 £32,500 -13.33% 8
South West +22 88 £40,000 +14.28% 8
East Sussex - 81 £40,000 - 5
Brighton - 78 £40,000 - 3
City of London -1 66 £43,750 -7.89% 10
Yorkshire -33 65 £31,000 -26.19% 10
Hertfordshire +22 64 £40,000 +2.56% 6
Berkshire -17 64 £38,750 -26.19% 6
North West -54 62 £41,000 +2.50% 17
East Midlands -1 59 £42,750 +12.95% 4
Hampshire -22 56 £37,500 +7.14% 6
West Yorkshire -17 53 £32,750 -22.94% 8
Reading +26 39 £32,500 -43.47% 3
Leeds +6 39 £35,250 -21.66% 4
Bristol +11 31 £33,750 -15.62% 3
Birmingham -3 31 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Manchester -51 31 £41,250 -0.60% 7
Worcestershire -2 28 £38,500 -9.41% 2
Northamptonshire +41 27 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Buckinghamshire +16 27 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Leatherhead +10 26 £37,500 -41.17%
Herefordshire - 25 £45,000 - 3
Reigate +39 21 £38,750 -40.38%
Wiltshire +19 21 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Watford +15 21 £42,500 -5.55% 2

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 3171 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2318 (73.10%) Cisco
3 1634 (51.53%) Firewall
4 1498 (47.24%) CCNP
5 1052 (33.18%) Windows
6 970 (30.59%) WAN
7 888 (28.00%) VMware
8 851 (26.84%) LAN
9 751 (23.68%) Microsoft
10 721 (22.74%) ITIL
11 702 (22.14%) Active Directory
12 694 (21.89%) Microsoft Certification
13 629 (19.84%) VPN
14 604 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
15 597 (18.83%) Wireless
16 583 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
17 576 (18.16%) Windows Server
18 574 (18.10%) Juniper
19 570 (17.98%) Data Centre
20 524 (16.52%) CheckPoint
21 523 (16.49%) Network Security
22 519 (16.37%) MCSE
23 516 (16.27%) DNS
24 509 (16.05%) Linux
25 492 (15.52%) TCP/IP
26 436 (13.75%) VoIP
27 402 (12.68%) BGP
28 395 (12.46%) OSPF
29 392 (12.36%) MPLS
30 388 (12.24%) MS Excel

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
1 302 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 153 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 108 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 104 (3.28%) IIS
5 98 (3.09%) Skype for Business
6 61 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 49 (1.55%) Apache
8 46 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 25 (0.79%) IBM Notes
10 23 (0.73%) Tomcat
11 18 (0.57%) OpenStack
12 17 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
14 13 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 13 (0.41%) WebLogic
14 13 (0.41%) WebSphere
15 12 (0.38%) Apache Pig
16 10 (0.32%) JBoss
17 9 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 388 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 168 (5.30%) MS Office
3 43 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.47%) MS Project
6 4 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
7 3 (0.095%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.032%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.032%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.063%) Magento
2 2 (0.063%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.032%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 229 (7.22%) Office 365
2 138 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 128 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
4 71 (2.24%) SaaS
5 49 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
6 36 (1.14%) IaaS
7 24 (0.76%) PaaS
8 18 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (0.50%) G Suite
10 7 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.095%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.095%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.063%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.063%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.032%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.032%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (0.032%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.032%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.032%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1634 (51.53%) Firewall
2 970 (30.59%) WAN
3 851 (26.84%) LAN
4 629 (19.84%) VPN
5 604 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
6 597 (18.83%) Wireless
7 523 (16.49%) Network Security
8 516 (16.27%) DNS
9 492 (15.52%) TCP/IP
10 436 (13.75%) VoIP
11 402 (12.68%) BGP
12 395 (12.46%) OSPF
13 392 (12.36%) MPLS
14 386 (12.17%) VLAN
15 364 (11.48%) DHCP
16 275 (8.67%) Cisco Nexus
17 273 (8.61%) SAN
18 221 (6.97%) Cisco IOS
19 185 (5.83%) Wi-Fi
20 168 (5.30%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (6.40%) SQL Server
2 40 (1.26%) MySQL
3 31 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (0.88%) Big Data
5 17 (0.54%) Hadoop
6 13 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (0.38%) Apache Hive
8 7 (0.22%) MongoDB
8 7 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.16%) Redis
10 4 (0.13%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.095%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.063%) GIS
12 2 (0.063%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.063%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.032%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.032%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.032%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.032%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.032%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (0.82%) JIRA
2 8 (0.25%) Redmine
3 7 (0.22%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (0.16%) Bitbucket
4 5 (0.16%) CodeSonar
4 5 (0.16%) git-flow
4 5 (0.16%) Robot Framework
4 5 (0.16%) Selenium
5 3 (0.095%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.063%) Burp Suite
6 2 (0.063%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.032%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.032%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.032%) Subversion
7 1 (0.032%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.032%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 365 (11.51%) Finance
2 329 (10.38%) Telecoms
3 85 (2.68%) Banking
4 75 (2.37%) Retail
5 46 (1.45%) Games
6 36 (1.14%) Back Office
7 31 (0.98%) Legal
8 25 (0.79%) Advertising
8 25 (0.79%) Marketing
9 24 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 23 (0.73%) French Language
11 19 (0.60%) Billing
11 19 (0.60%) Publishing
12 16 (0.50%) Investment Banking
12 16 (0.50%) Spanish Language
13 14 (0.44%) Electronics
13 14 (0.44%) German Language
14 13 (0.41%) Law
15 12 (0.38%) Military
16 11 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1283 (40.46%) Network Engineer
2 516 (16.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 434 (13.69%) Support Engineer
4 394 (12.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 311 (9.81%) Analyst
6 270 (8.51%) Network Support
7 264 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 218 (6.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 200 (6.31%) Network Support Engineer
10 187 (5.90%) Consultant
11 184 (5.80%) Security Engineer
12 160 (5.05%) Senior Network Engineer
13 155 (4.89%) Network Security Engineer
14 144 (4.54%) Administrator
15 140 (4.42%) Network Analyst
16 139 (4.38%) 3rd Line Support
17 120 (3.78%) IT Engineer
18 115 (3.63%) NOC Engineer
19 112 (3.53%) Support Analyst
20 110 (3.47%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (2.11%) 802.1X
2 33 (1.04%) Web Services
3 27 (0.85%) XMPP
4 21 (0.66%) Java EE
4 21 (0.66%) STL
5 20 (0.63%) .NET
6 15 (0.47%) LAMP
7 14 (0.44%) HTML
8 11 (0.35%) Regular Expression
9 9 (0.28%) .NET Framework
9 9 (0.28%) Middleware
10 7 (0.22%) XML
11 6 (0.19%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.19%) FFmpeg
11 6 (0.19%) LEMP Stack
11 6 (0.19%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (0.16%) Django
12 5 (0.16%) Node.js
12 5 (0.16%) REST
12 5 (0.16%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 570 (17.98%) Data Centre
2 189 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
3 111 (3.50%) Computer Science
4 104 (3.28%) Driving Licence
5 83 (2.62%) Management Information System
6 46 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
7 41 (1.29%) IVR
8 40 (1.26%) Clustering
8 40 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
9 37 (1.17%) Replication
10 28 (0.88%) Client/Server
11 25 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
12 24 (0.76%) Public Cloud
13 22 (0.69%) Security Operations Centre
13 22 (0.69%) Virtual Team
14 21 (0.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 21 (0.66%) PKI
15 19 (0.60%) iPad
16 18 (0.57%) Blackberry
16 18 (0.57%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1052 (33.18%) Windows
2 576 (18.16%) Windows Server
3 509 (16.05%) Linux
4 301 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 262 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 151 (4.76%) Unix
7 144 (4.54%) Windows 7
8 142 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 68 (2.14%) Windows 10
9 68 (2.14%) Windows 8
10 52 (1.64%) Mac OS X
11 43 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 37 (1.17%) Windows XP
13 33 (1.04%) CentOS
14 28 (0.88%) Ubuntu
15 27 (0.85%) Android
15 27 (0.85%) Mac OS
16 17 (0.54%) Solaris
17 13 (0.41%) Apple iOS
17 13 (0.41%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 721 (22.74%) ITIL
2 232 (7.32%) Network Design
3 179 (5.64%) Load Balancing
4 178 (5.61%) Network Monitoring
5 163 (5.14%) Presales
6 157 (4.95%) High Availability
7 151 (4.76%) Network Management
8 146 (4.60%) Project Management
9 142 (4.48%) Service Delivery
10 133 (4.19%) Mentoring
11 129 (4.07%) Cybersecurity
12 128 (4.04%) Service Management
13 125 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
14 119 (3.75%) Migration
15 103 (3.25%) Information Security
16 98 (3.09%) Change Control
17 96 (3.03%) PRINCE2
18 86 (2.71%) Agile Software Development
19 83 (2.62%) Change Management
20 81 (2.55%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 218 (6.87%) SQL
2 104 (3.28%) PowerShell
3 73 (2.30%) C
3 73 (2.30%) Python
4 56 (1.77%) Java
5 54 (1.70%) Bash Shell
6 39 (1.23%) Perl
7 27 (0.85%) C++
8 26 (0.82%) JavaScript
9 25 (0.79%) C#
9 25 (0.79%) VB
10 22 (0.69%) PHP
11 21 (0.66%) Objective-C
12 12 (0.38%) VBScript
13 8 (0.25%) Korn
14 4 (0.13%) Ruby
15 3 (0.095%) VBA
16 2 (0.063%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.063%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.032%) Lua
Qualifications
1 3171 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1498 (47.24%) CCNP
3 694 (21.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 519 (16.37%) MCSE
5 338 (10.66%) Degree
6 283 (8.92%) CCIE
6 283 (8.92%) Security Cleared
7 274 (8.64%) MCSA
8 252 (7.95%) MCP
9 237 (7.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 207 (6.53%) CISSP
11 197 (6.21%) JNCIA
12 160 (5.05%) SC Cleared
13 129 (4.07%) MCITP
14 115 (3.63%) CCSA
15 110 (3.47%) DV Cleared
16 91 (2.87%) Network+ Certification
17 80 (2.52%) CompTIA Security+
17 80 (2.52%) Security+ Certification
18 75 (2.37%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 247 (7.79%) SLA
2 103 (3.25%) PCI DSS
3 57 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (1.10%) QA
5 8 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.22%) GCP
6 7 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.032%) COBIT
7 1 (0.032%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.032%) PMBOK
System Software
1 702 (22.14%) Active Directory
2 583 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 315 (9.93%) Hyper-V
4 137 (4.32%) vSphere
5 70 (2.21%) XenApp
6 49 (1.55%) VMware ESX
7 47 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
8 40 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
9 36 (1.14%) Firmware
10 27 (0.85%) Terminal Services
11 26 (0.82%) XenDesktop
12 24 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
13 20 (0.63%) Xen
14 19 (0.60%) Samba
15 16 (0.50%) Docker
16 15 (0.47%) ISA Server
16 15 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
17 14 (0.44%) XenServer
18 12 (0.38%) KVM
18 12 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 200 (6.31%) Cisco CUCM
2 90 (2.84%) Cisco UCCX
3 83 (2.62%) SCCM
4 76 (2.40%) Cisco Prime
5 73 (2.30%) Cisco UCCE
6 59 (1.86%) Puppet
7 51 (1.61%) Nagios
8 40 (1.26%) WSUS
9 33 (1.04%) Backup Exec
10 30 (0.95%) FortiGate
10 30 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
11 27 (0.85%) SCOM
12 20 (0.63%) Ansible
13 19 (0.60%) AirWatch
14 18 (0.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 14 (0.44%) Cacti
16 13 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
16 13 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
17 11 (0.35%) MOM
18 9 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2318 (73.10%) Cisco
2 888 (28.00%) VMware
3 751 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 574 (18.10%) Juniper
5 524 (16.52%) CheckPoint
6 313 (9.87%) Palo Alto
7 307 (9.68%) F5
8 300 (9.46%) HP
9 210 (6.62%) Citrix
10 160 (5.05%) SolarWinds
11 134 (4.23%) Avaya
12 128 (4.04%) NetApp
13 126 (3.97%) Fortinet
14 101 (3.19%) Riverbed
15 99 (3.12%) Dell
16 89 (2.81%) Meraki
17 84 (2.65%) Brocade
18 75 (2.37%) SonicWALL
19 70 (2.21%) Red Hat
20 68 (2.14%) EMC
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + on-call/overtime + home
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Icore Tech
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Pension,
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Car, Oncall, Training, Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
The North Starr
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits overtime, training, benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits + TOP 10
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
nGeneration Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Training budget per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday