The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 85 83 93
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 10 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.89% 0.90% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.68% 3.07% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -1.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,200 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £31,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CCNA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 272 391 388
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 24.13% 29.27% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 158 269 228
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing CCNA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Edinburgh

CCNA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNA in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for CCNA in Edinburgh

CCNA
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Edinburgh

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (82.35%) Cisco
3 21 (61.76%) Firewall
4 15 (44.12%) CCNP
5 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (35.29%) ITIL
5 12 (35.29%) WAN
6 11 (32.35%) LAN
6 11 (32.35%) Data Centre
7 10 (29.41%) MCSE
7 10 (29.41%) Windows
7 10 (29.41%) CheckPoint
8 8 (23.53%) Wireless
8 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
9 7 (20.59%) OSPF
9 7 (20.59%) BGP
9 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
9 7 (20.59%) Degree
10 6 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.65%) Internet
10 6 (17.65%) MPLS
10 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
10 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (14.71%) Finance
11 5 (14.71%) Intel Security
11 5 (14.71%) DNS
11 5 (14.71%) Linux
11 5 (14.71%) DHCP
11 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (61.76%) Firewall
2 12 (35.29%) WAN
3 11 (32.35%) LAN
4 8 (23.53%) Wireless
5 7 (20.59%) BGP
5 7 (20.59%) OSPF
6 6 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (17.65%) Internet
6 6 (17.65%) MPLS
6 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (14.71%) DHCP
7 5 (14.71%) DNS
8 4 (11.76%) DMVPN
8 4 (11.76%) EIGRP
8 4 (11.76%) SNA
8 4 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (8.82%) IP Telephony
9 3 (8.82%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (8.82%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Consultant
2 6 (17.65%) Network Consultant
2 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Data Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Network Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Support
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.88%) EMC VNX
3 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.71%) Linux
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (5.88%) Unix
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) High Availability
2 4 (11.76%) Network Design
2 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps
4 2 (5.88%) IT Strategy
4 2 (5.88%) Kanban
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (44.12%) CCNP
3 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (29.41%) MCSE
5 7 (20.59%) Degree
6 4 (11.76%) CCIE
7 3 (8.82%) MCITP
8 2 (5.88%) CCDA
8 2 (5.88%) CCDP
8 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.94%) CCMSE
9 1 (2.94%) CCSE
9 1 (2.94%) CCSM
9 1 (2.94%) LPIC
9 1 (2.94%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) UAG
3 2 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Cisco
2 10 (29.41%) CheckPoint
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.71%) F5
4 5 (14.71%) Intel Security
5 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
6 3 (8.82%) Juniper
6 3 (8.82%) SolarWinds
6 3 (8.82%) VMware
6 3 (8.82%) WatchGuard
7 2 (5.88%) EMC
7 2 (5.88%) HP
7 2 (5.88%) IBM
7 2 (5.88%) NetApp
7 2 (5.88%) Samsung
7 2 (5.88%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.94%) Sophos