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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 149 191 163
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -28
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 2179 1837 2000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.98% 1.51% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.24% 5.52% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1815 1550 1688
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,225 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
30092 33277 30719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.38% 27.30% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 23560 26645 24720
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,000
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 7 May 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 7 May 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 +45 2025 £41,000 +9.33% 223
London +76 790 £44,000 +3.52% 64
South East +14 561 £40,000 +14.28% 49
City of London +104 191 £44,000 -7.36% 17
Berkshire +4 164 £39,500 +5.33% 15
East of England +31 138 £39,000 +11.42% 16
North West +32 134 £40,000 +23.07% 19
Hampshire +19 134 £40,900 +10.54% 10
Yorkshire -31 126 £41,500 +18.57% 23
South West +15 117 £40,000 - 22
Surrey +12 107 £45,000 +23.28% 11
West Midlands +35 103 £34,000 -9.33% 17
Reading +23 94 £40,000 +14.28% 7
West Yorkshire -28 92 £45,000 +28.57% 14
Leeds -19 84 £45,000 +25.00% 12
Manchester +31 75 £45,000 +38.46% 9
Wales +14 64 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Hertfordshire +3 59 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Kent +3 56 £44,750 +49.16% 1
South Wales +7 55 £36,000 +2.85% 8
East Midlands +7 51 £34,250 -9.86% 11
Bristol +11 48 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Cheshire +27 42 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Scotland +21 42 £44,000 +46.66% 7
Birmingham +10 42 £37,500 +3.44% 6
Oxfordshire +36 39 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Wiltshire +23 37 £39,500 +2.59% 14
Bedfordshire +23 37 £40,000 +14.28%
Buckinghamshire -8 31 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Andover - 27 £45,000 - 1

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 4069 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3078 (75.65%) Cisco
3 2109 (51.83%) Firewall
4 1661 (40.82%) CCNP
5 1574 (38.68%) Windows
6 1391 (34.19%) WAN
7 1223 (30.06%) LAN
7 1223 (30.06%) VMware
8 1198 (29.44%) Microsoft
9 1042 (25.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 954 (23.45%) ITIL
11 841 (20.67%) Active Directory
12 816 (20.05%) MCSE
13 783 (19.24%) VPN
14 773 (19.00%) Juniper
15 758 (18.63%) CheckPoint
16 749 (18.41%) VMware Infrastructure
17 670 (16.47%) Linux
18 668 (16.42%) TCP/IP
19 653 (16.05%) VoIP
20 648 (15.93%) Cisco ASA
21 601 (14.77%) MS Exchange
22 596 (14.65%) Network Security
23 584 (14.35%) MPLS
24 578 (14.20%) Windows Server 2008
25 574 (14.11%) DNS
26 559 (13.74%) HP
27 555 (13.64%) Wireless
28 552 (13.57%) SLA
29 549 (13.49%) SAN

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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
1 601 (14.77%) MS Exchange
2 253 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 210 (5.16%) Lync
4 144 (3.54%) SharePoint
5 135 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 104 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 91 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
8 88 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 88 (2.16%) IIS
9 62 (1.52%) Apache
10 46 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2000
11 35 (0.86%) nginx
12 31 (0.76%) OpenStack
13 17 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
14 14 (0.34%) SAS
14 14 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
15 10 (0.25%) IBM Notes
15 10 (0.25%) Moodle
16 9 (0.22%) CMS
16 9 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 530 (13.03%) MS Excel
2 338 (8.31%) MS Office
3 91 (2.24%) MS Visio
4 26 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.32%) MS Project
6 8 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.074%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.025%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.025%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.025%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
2 10 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.15%) Sage 50
4 5 (0.12%) SAP Business One
5 4 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.098%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.074%) Agresso
7 2 (0.049%) HiPortfolio
8 1 (0.025%) Magento
8 1 (0.025%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.025%) assyst
8 1 (0.025%) Primavera
8 1 (0.025%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 108 (2.65%) Office 365
2 68 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (1.11%) PaaS
4 43 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 42 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
6 35 (0.86%) IaaS
6 35 (0.86%) SaaS
7 14 (0.34%) Mimecast
8 5 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.12%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.12%) OpenShift
8 5 (0.12%) CloudFront
9 4 (0.098%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.049%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.025%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2109 (51.83%) Firewall
2 1391 (34.19%) WAN
3 1223 (30.06%) LAN
4 783 (19.24%) VPN
5 668 (16.42%) TCP/IP
6 653 (16.05%) VoIP
7 648 (15.93%) Cisco ASA
8 596 (14.65%) Network Security
9 584 (14.35%) MPLS
10 574 (14.11%) DNS
11 555 (13.64%) Wireless
12 549 (13.49%) SAN
13 545 (13.39%) BGP
14 439 (10.79%) DHCP
15 416 (10.22%) OSPF
16 360 (8.85%) Cisco Nexus
17 332 (8.16%) VLAN
18 313 (7.69%) EIGRP
19 236 (5.80%) Internet
20 219 (5.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 66 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (1.06%) MySQL
4 38 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (0.54%) DB2
6 20 (0.49%) Oracle Database
7 15 (0.37%) Relational Database
8 13 (0.32%) MongoDB
9 10 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (0.22%) Data Mining
11 8 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.15%) Big Data
12 6 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.098%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.098%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.074%) SQL Server 2000
16 2 (0.049%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (1.11%) Jenkins
2 36 (0.88%) Hudson
3 33 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 30 (0.74%) Git (software)
5 11 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (0.20%) MSI
6 8 (0.20%) Rational Performance Tester
7 7 (0.17%) Metasploit
8 4 (0.098%) JIRA
8 4 (0.098%) Subversion
9 3 (0.074%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.074%) Selenium
9 3 (0.074%) FogBugz
10 2 (0.049%) WinDbg
11 1 (0.025%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.025%) Bugzilla
General
1 476 (11.70%) Finance
2 463 (11.38%) Telecoms
3 144 (3.54%) Banking
4 78 (1.92%) Law
5 67 (1.65%) Retail
6 47 (1.16%) Legal
7 38 (0.93%) Advertising
7 38 (0.93%) Marketing
8 25 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 24 (0.59%) Investment Banking
10 21 (0.52%) Electronics
10 21 (0.52%) Back Office
10 21 (0.52%) Games
11 19 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.42%) Aerospace
13 13 (0.32%) French Language
14 10 (0.25%) Local Government
15 9 (0.22%) Billing
16 7 (0.17%) Front Office
16 7 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 1492 (36.67%) Network Engineer
2 447 (10.99%) Support Engineer
3 371 (9.12%) Analyst
4 305 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 241 (5.92%) Senior Network Engineer
6 212 (5.21%) Security Engineer
7 185 (4.55%) Network Support
8 178 (4.37%) Cisco Engineer
9 170 (4.18%) Network Security Engineer
10 160 (3.93%) 3rd Line Support
10 160 (3.93%) Consultant
11 151 (3.71%) 2nd Line Support
12 136 (3.34%) Architect
13 123 (3.02%) Support Analyst
14 116 (2.85%) Systems Engineer
15 110 (2.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
16 108 (2.65%) Network Support Engineer
16 108 (2.65%) Operations Engineer
17 105 (2.58%) Administrator
18 100 (2.46%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (0.74%) Web Services
1 30 (0.74%) LAMP
2 29 (0.71%) CSS
3 21 (0.52%) .NET
4 20 (0.49%) HTML
5 14 (0.34%) XMPP
6 12 (0.29%) SOAP
7 8 (0.20%) Middleware
7 8 (0.20%) XML
7 8 (0.20%) WSE
8 7 (0.17%) COM
9 6 (0.15%) J2EE
9 6 (0.15%) Software Packaging
10 5 (0.12%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (0.12%) WSH
11 4 (0.098%) RSS
11 4 (0.098%) WAP
11 4 (0.098%) ISPF
12 3 (0.074%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (0.049%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 208 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (3.86%) Computer Science
3 115 (2.83%) Management Information System
4 96 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
5 90 (2.21%) Blackberry
6 78 (1.92%) Hedge funds
7 73 (1.79%) Open Source
8 72 (1.77%) Clustering
9 51 (1.25%) Replication
10 46 (1.13%) Thin Client
10 46 (1.13%) Fat Client
11 41 (1.01%) Client/Server
12 32 (0.79%) Private Cloud
13 29 (0.71%) PKI
13 29 (0.71%) Statistics
14 22 (0.54%) iSeries
15 21 (0.52%) BYOD
16 20 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 20 (0.49%) Equities
17 19 (0.47%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1574 (38.68%) Windows
2 670 (16.47%) Linux
3 578 (14.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 421 (10.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 375 (9.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 216 (5.31%) Windows 7
7 206 (5.06%) UNIX
8 193 (4.74%) Windows 8
9 136 (3.34%) Windows XP
10 74 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 69 (1.70%) Mac OS X
12 66 (1.62%) Windows 2000 Server
13 52 (1.28%) Ubuntu
14 51 (1.25%) Windows Vista
15 32 (0.79%) Solaris
16 30 (0.74%) Debian
17 28 (0.69%) CentOS
18 21 (0.52%) VMS
19 15 (0.37%) SUSE
19 15 (0.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 954 (23.45%) ITIL
2 270 (6.64%) Project Management
3 246 (6.05%) Service Delivery
4 229 (5.63%) Network Monitoring
5 222 (5.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 198 (4.87%) Mentoring
7 194 (4.77%) Change Management
8 193 (4.74%) Load Balancing
9 188 (4.62%) Network Design
10 174 (4.28%) Incident Management
11 170 (4.18%) Network Management
12 147 (3.61%) Information Security
13 134 (3.29%) Change Control
14 132 (3.24%) Migration
15 128 (3.15%) Problem Management
16 120 (2.95%) Business Continuity
17 111 (2.73%) Root Cause Analysis
18 108 (2.65%) PRINCE2
18 108 (2.65%) Kalman Filter
19 97 (2.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 403 (9.90%) SQL
2 127 (3.12%) PowerShell
3 99 (2.43%) Perl
4 74 (1.82%) Python
5 62 (1.52%) C
6 50 (1.23%) Bash Shell
7 45 (1.11%) PHP
8 42 (1.03%) Ruby
9 33 (0.81%) Java
10 22 (0.54%) Shell Script
11 20 (0.49%) VBScript
12 19 (0.47%) VB
13 17 (0.42%) C++
14 8 (0.20%) C#
14 8 (0.20%) JavaScript
15 4 (0.098%) AWK
16 3 (0.074%) Korn
16 3 (0.074%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.049%) R
17 2 (0.049%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4069 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1661 (40.82%) CCNP
3 1042 (25.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 816 (20.05%) MCSE
5 457 (11.23%) Degree
6 402 (9.88%) MCSA
7 384 (9.44%) Security Cleared
8 361 (8.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 341 (8.38%) MCITP
10 284 (6.98%) SC Cleared
11 236 (5.80%) MCP
12 209 (5.14%) CCIE
13 196 (4.82%) JNCIA
14 194 (4.77%) CCSA
15 159 (3.91%) CISSP
16 142 (3.49%) CCSE
17 130 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
18 127 (3.12%) Citrix Certification
19 116 (2.85%) MCTS
19 116 (2.85%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 552 (13.57%) SLA
2 115 (2.83%) PCI DSS
3 112 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 40 (0.98%) ISO 9001
6 28 (0.69%) GPG13
7 16 (0.39%) QA
8 11 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 7 (0.17%) COBIT
10 5 (0.12%) BS7799
11 3 (0.074%) HL7
11 3 (0.074%) DICOM
12 2 (0.049%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.025%) BS25999
13 1 (0.025%) Data Quality
System Software
1 841 (20.67%) Active Directory
2 749 (18.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 316 (7.77%) Hyper-V
4 271 (6.66%) vSphere
5 150 (3.69%) XenApp
6 98 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
7 90 (2.21%) VMware ESX
8 72 (1.77%) Terminal Services
9 56 (1.38%) XenDesktop
10 45 (1.11%) XenServer
11 42 (1.03%) vCloud
11 42 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 37 (0.91%) Firmware
13 30 (0.74%) Squid
14 24 (0.59%) Xen
15 23 (0.57%) ISA Server
16 18 (0.44%) VMware Server
17 14 (0.34%) Samba
18 13 (0.32%) NFS
19 12 (0.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 103 (2.53%) Backup Exec
2 90 (2.21%) SCCM
3 86 (2.11%) Nagios
3 86 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
4 75 (1.84%) Cisco Prime
5 62 (1.52%) Puppet
6 54 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
7 52 (1.28%) CiscoWorks
7 52 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
8 42 (1.03%) Cisco UCCE
9 36 (0.88%) SCOM
9 36 (0.88%) Ansible
9 36 (0.88%) FortiGate
10 32 (0.79%) Salt
11 27 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
12 25 (0.61%) Cisco LMS
12 25 (0.61%) Opsview
13 24 (0.59%) OpenView
14 20 (0.49%) NetBackup
15 19 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3078 (75.65%) Cisco
2 1223 (30.06%) VMware
3 1198 (29.44%) Microsoft
4 773 (19.00%) Juniper
5 758 (18.63%) CheckPoint
6 559 (13.74%) HP
7 490 (12.04%) Citrix
8 439 (10.79%) F5
9 196 (4.82%) SolarWinds
10 191 (4.69%) Avaya
11 180 (4.42%) Dell
12 170 (4.18%) NetApp
13 141 (3.47%) Fortinet
14 136 (3.34%) Symantec
15 124 (3.05%) Red Hat
16 118 (2.90%) Blue Coat
17 111 (2.73%) IBM
18 105 (2.58%) Riverbed
19 103 (2.53%) Oracle
20 102 (2.51%) McAfee
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Benefits, Training, Development
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £18 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampton, Middlesex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Whitstable, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £29500 - £31500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Excellent package and opportunity
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
Resource Management
Salary: £47000.00 - £470000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Corporate benefiits
Posted: 21 hours ago