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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 178 180 212
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +32
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1815 2018 1724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.85% 1.83% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.97% 6.69% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1589 1722 1472
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median 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
26026 30183 31681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.57% 27.38% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21043 23983 24821
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 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 0 1660 £40,000 - 191
London +1 536 £50,000 +13.99% 50
South East -16 501 £40,000 - 46
Berkshire 0 152 £42,500 +3.03% 4
South West +44 143 £35,000 -11.39% 19
Hampshire +3 123 £40,000 -6.97% 12
West Midlands +9 121 £38,875 +7.69% 15
East of England +1 116 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Surrey -15 104 £40,000 - 13
Yorkshire -28 93 £45,000 +28.57% 20
North West +18 80 £37,500 +13.63% 18
City of London +8 79 £51,000 +13.33% 9
West Yorkshire -26 72 £47,500 +18.75% 16
Hertfordshire +25 69 £40,000 +17.64% 6
Leeds -5 62 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Wiltshire +19 57 £32,000 -19.49% 6
East Midlands +22 55 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Birmingham -17 50 £37,500 -13.79% 4
Kent +18 49 £35,000 +16.66% 11
Scotland +11 49 £32,500 -22.15% 7
Gloucestershire +33 48 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Bracknell +11 47 £42,500 +3.03% 1
Reading +1 46 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Manchester +16 41 £39,500 +2.59% 13
Basingstoke +20 38 £37,500 +27.11% 1
South Wales +13 38 £27,500 -21.42% 4
Wales +7 38 £27,500 -21.42% 4
Buckinghamshire +2 37 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Chippenham +18 31 £32,500 -17.72% 3
Southampton +8 30 £35,000 -22.22% 3

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 3794 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2899 (76.41%) Cisco
3 1962 (51.71%) Firewall
4 1732 (45.65%) CCNP
5 1289 (33.97%) WAN
6 1237 (32.60%) Windows
7 1121 (29.55%) LAN
7 1121 (29.55%) VMware
8 1057 (27.86%) Microsoft
9 990 (26.09%) ITIL
10 883 (23.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 857 (22.59%) VPN
12 789 (20.80%) Active Directory
13 786 (20.72%) Juniper
14 757 (19.95%) Cisco ASA
15 731 (19.27%) CheckPoint
16 679 (17.90%) TCP/IP
16 679 (17.90%) Windows Server
17 675 (17.79%) Wireless
18 660 (17.40%) VMware Infrastructure
19 643 (16.95%) MPLS
20 640 (16.87%) MCSE
21 638 (16.82%) Linux
22 616 (16.24%) Network Security
23 597 (15.74%) Data Centre
24 582 (15.34%) VoIP
25 535 (14.10%) DNS
26 514 (13.55%) MS Exchange
27 502 (13.23%) BGP
28 499 (13.15%) 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
1 514 (13.55%) MS Exchange
2 224 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 159 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 148 (3.90%) Skype for Business
5 146 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 133 (3.51%) IIS
7 83 (2.19%) SharePoint
8 40 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
9 32 (0.84%) Apache
10 22 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2000
11 21 (0.55%) OpenStack
12 19 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 17 (0.45%) Tomcat
14 11 (0.29%) JBoss
15 10 (0.26%) Apache Pig
16 9 (0.24%) IBM Notes
17 8 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
18 6 (0.16%) WebLogic
18 6 (0.16%) WebSphere
19 5 (0.13%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 478 (12.60%) MS Excel
2 176 (4.64%) MS Office
3 55 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.42%) MS Project
5 9 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.13%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.079%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.026%) Revit
Business Applications
1 15 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.13%) Infor M3
3 4 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.079%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.053%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.026%) FastStats
6 1 (0.026%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 225 (5.93%) Office 365
2 97 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 69 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (1.45%) SaaS
5 17 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (0.45%) IaaS
6 9 (0.24%) PaaS
7 5 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.079%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.079%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.079%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.079%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.053%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.053%) Nimbula
11 1 (0.026%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.026%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.026%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.026%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1962 (51.71%) Firewall
2 1289 (33.97%) WAN
3 1121 (29.55%) LAN
4 857 (22.59%) VPN
5 757 (19.95%) Cisco ASA
6 679 (17.90%) TCP/IP
7 675 (17.79%) Wireless
8 643 (16.95%) MPLS
9 616 (16.24%) Network Security
10 582 (15.34%) VoIP
11 535 (14.10%) DNS
12 502 (13.23%) BGP
13 499 (13.15%) OSPF
14 383 (10.09%) DHCP
15 374 (9.86%) SAN
16 356 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
17 313 (8.25%) VLAN
18 282 (7.43%) Internet
19 233 (6.14%) EIGRP
20 225 (5.93%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 19 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 19 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (0.45%) Big Data
5 15 (0.40%) Oracle Database
6 13 (0.34%) MySQL
7 12 (0.32%) Relational Database
8 11 (0.29%) Hadoop
9 10 (0.26%) Apache Hive
10 8 (0.21%) Data Mining
10 8 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.11%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.079%) MS Access
14 2 (0.053%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.053%) DB2
15 1 (0.026%) Amazon RDS
15 1 (0.026%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.026%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 15 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
3 10 (0.26%) Burp Suite
4 9 (0.24%) Git (software)
4 9 (0.24%) Metasploit
5 7 (0.18%) JIRA
5 7 (0.18%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.053%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.053%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.053%) git-flow
6 2 (0.053%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.053%) Redmine
6 2 (0.053%) Robot Framework
6 2 (0.053%) Selenium
7 1 (0.026%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.026%) MSI
7 1 (0.026%) Subversion
General
1 493 (12.99%) Finance
2 456 (12.02%) Telecoms
3 104 (2.74%) Retail
4 90 (2.37%) Banking
5 54 (1.42%) Games
6 43 (1.13%) Legal
7 38 (1.00%) Advertising
8 36 (0.95%) German Language
8 36 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 33 (0.87%) Back Office
10 30 (0.79%) Law
11 29 (0.76%) Billing
12 25 (0.66%) Electronics
12 25 (0.66%) French Language
13 24 (0.63%) Marketing
14 22 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
15 19 (0.50%) Italian Language
16 17 (0.45%) Financial Institution
17 14 (0.37%) Publishing
18 10 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1538 (40.54%) Network Engineer
2 669 (17.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 546 (14.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 524 (13.81%) Support Engineer
5 503 (13.26%) Analyst
6 395 (10.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 285 (7.51%) Senior Network Engineer
8 267 (7.04%) Network Support
9 227 (5.98%) Security Engineer
10 208 (5.48%) Network Support Engineer
11 181 (4.77%) Network Security Engineer
12 177 (4.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 176 (4.64%) Consultant
14 165 (4.35%) Network Analyst
15 155 (4.09%) Cisco Support
16 144 (3.80%) NOC Engineer
17 138 (3.64%) Support Analyst
18 130 (3.43%) 2nd Line Support
18 130 (3.43%) 3rd Line Support
19 128 (3.37%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (1.48%) 802.1X
2 35 (0.92%) Web Services
3 15 (0.40%) .NET
4 14 (0.37%) Java EE
4 14 (0.37%) Middleware
5 13 (0.34%) COM
5 13 (0.34%) CSS
5 13 (0.34%) STL
5 13 (0.34%) XMPP
6 12 (0.32%) LAMP
7 10 (0.26%) SOAP
8 7 (0.18%) Flash
8 7 (0.18%) WAP
8 7 (0.18%) WCF
9 6 (0.16%) Regular Expression
10 5 (0.13%) RFC 2547
11 3 (0.079%) JSON
11 3 (0.079%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (0.079%) REST
11 3 (0.079%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 597 (15.74%) Data Centre
2 279 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 134 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 122 (3.22%) Computer Science
5 106 (2.79%) Driving Licence
6 72 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
7 51 (1.34%) Clustering
7 51 (1.34%) Replication
8 50 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 46 (1.21%) iPad
10 40 (1.05%) e-Health
11 38 (1.00%) IVR
12 37 (0.98%) PKI
13 35 (0.92%) Private Cloud
14 34 (0.90%) Statistics
15 31 (0.82%) FMCG
16 29 (0.76%) CESG
16 29 (0.76%) Visualisation
17 28 (0.74%) Blackberry
17 28 (0.74%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1237 (32.60%) Windows
2 679 (17.90%) Windows Server
3 638 (16.82%) Linux
4 366 (9.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 362 (9.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 207 (5.46%) Unix
7 194 (5.11%) Windows 7
8 167 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 109 (2.87%) Windows 8
10 79 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 68 (1.79%) Windows 10
12 53 (1.40%) Windows XP
13 44 (1.16%) CentOS
13 44 (1.16%) Mac OS X
14 32 (0.84%) Solaris
14 32 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
15 26 (0.69%) AIX
16 21 (0.55%) Android
17 17 (0.45%) Mac OS
17 17 (0.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 990 (26.09%) ITIL
2 290 (7.64%) Network Design
3 269 (7.09%) Network Monitoring
4 206 (5.43%) Load Balancing
5 192 (5.06%) Service Management
6 182 (4.80%) Service Delivery
7 149 (3.93%) Migration
8 147 (3.87%) High Availability
9 144 (3.80%) Network Management
9 144 (3.80%) Project Management
10 136 (3.58%) Presales
11 129 (3.40%) Change Management
12 125 (3.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 125 (3.29%) Incident Management
13 124 (3.27%) Root Cause Analysis
14 117 (3.08%) Information Security
15 116 (3.06%) Change Control
16 115 (3.03%) PRINCE2
17 114 (3.00%) Network Architecture
17 114 (3.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 246 (6.48%) SQL
2 158 (4.16%) PowerShell
3 118 (3.11%) Python
4 95 (2.50%) C
5 91 (2.40%) Perl
6 50 (1.32%) Bash Shell
7 36 (0.95%) Ruby
8 26 (0.69%) C++
9 24 (0.63%) Shell Script
10 23 (0.61%) Java
11 17 (0.45%) C#
11 17 (0.45%) PHP
11 17 (0.45%) VBScript
12 14 (0.37%) VB
13 13 (0.34%) Objective-C
14 6 (0.16%) JavaScript
15 4 (0.11%) VBA
16 3 (0.079%) Korn
17 2 (0.053%) R
18 1 (0.026%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 3794 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1732 (45.65%) CCNP
3 883 (23.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 640 (16.87%) MCSE
5 395 (10.41%) Security Cleared
6 394 (10.38%) MCSA
7 372 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 358 (9.44%) Degree
9 326 (8.59%) CCIE
10 275 (7.25%) SC Cleared
11 273 (7.20%) MCITP
12 236 (6.22%) MCP
13 222 (5.85%) JNCIA
14 197 (5.19%) CISSP
15 196 (5.17%) CCSA
16 164 (4.32%) CCSE
17 134 (3.53%) JNCIP
18 130 (3.43%) CCDA
19 126 (3.32%) JNCIS
20 122 (3.22%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 445 (11.73%) SLA
2 141 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 89 (2.35%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (0.37%) HIPAA
6 13 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.26%) ISO27002
8 5 (0.13%) COBIT
8 5 (0.13%) QA
9 3 (0.079%) BS7799
10 1 (0.026%) COSHH
10 1 (0.026%) DICOM
10 1 (0.026%) FISMA
10 1 (0.026%) HL7
10 1 (0.026%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 789 (20.80%) Active Directory
2 660 (17.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 279 (7.35%) Hyper-V
4 218 (5.75%) vSphere
5 161 (4.24%) XenApp
6 59 (1.56%) VMware ESX
7 49 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
8 48 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
9 44 (1.16%) Firmware
10 40 (1.05%) Terminal Services
11 34 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
12 33 (0.87%) XenDesktop
13 32 (0.84%) ISA Server
14 30 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 29 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
16 25 (0.66%) XenServer
17 23 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
18 21 (0.55%) vCloud
19 18 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
20 15 (0.40%) Snort
Systems Management
1 134 (3.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 95 (2.50%) SCCM
3 79 (2.08%) Nagios
4 73 (1.92%) Cisco UCCX
5 69 (1.82%) SCOM
6 54 (1.42%) Cisco Prime
7 49 (1.29%) Backup Exec
8 46 (1.21%) FortiGate
9 38 (1.00%) Cacti
10 37 (0.98%) HP Data Protector
11 36 (0.95%) OpenView
11 36 (0.95%) Puppet
12 35 (0.92%) WSUS
13 31 (0.82%) Nessus
14 24 (0.63%) Cisco UCCE
14 24 (0.63%) Netcool
15 23 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
15 23 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
15 23 (0.61%) Tivoli
15 23 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2899 (76.41%) Cisco
2 1121 (29.55%) VMware
3 1057 (27.86%) Microsoft
4 786 (20.72%) Juniper
5 731 (19.27%) CheckPoint
6 485 (12.78%) HP
7 484 (12.76%) Citrix
8 348 (9.17%) F5
9 257 (6.77%) SolarWinds
10 234 (6.17%) Palo Alto
11 168 (4.43%) Avaya
12 151 (3.98%) NetApp
13 127 (3.35%) Fortinet
14 117 (3.08%) Red Hat
15 98 (2.58%) Dell
15 98 (2.58%) EMC
16 92 (2.42%) IBM
16 92 (2.42%) Symantec
17 86 (2.27%) Extreme Networks
18 75 (1.98%) Oracle
South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 - £65 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 - £65 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 - £65 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 - £65 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 - £65 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 - £65 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
East London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + 20% London Allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
North London
Networking People
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + On Call Allowance _ Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Saga Group Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago