Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CCENT qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1054 1017 1132
Rank change year-on-year -37 +115 +86
Permanent jobs citing CCENT 50 167 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.034% 0.10% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.42% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 43 167 69
England median annual salary £31,500 £20,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.66% +2.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £21,050 £19,250 £17,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £28,750 £35,100
UK median annual salary £30,000 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year +46.34% +2.50% -11.11%

CCENT is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 35,194 39,950 45,618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.94% 23.93% 26.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25,988 30,940 36,667
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,348 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

CCENT
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CCENT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CCENT in England

CCENT
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for CCENT in England

CCENT
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCENT in England over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for CCENT in England

CCENT
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCENT within the England region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +22 17 £31,500 +53.66% 2
London +50 13 £75,000 -16.67% 4
North of England -11 10 £25,500 +24.39% 2
Midlands -2 6 £22,500 +9.76%
North West -13 5 £21,500 +4.88% 1
West Midlands +25 4 £30,000 +46.34%
Yorkshire +26 3 £25,500 +24.39% 1
South East -30 3 £22,500 +9.76%
South West +3 2 £34,000 +65.85%
North East -4 2 £25,500 +24.39%
CCENT
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing CCENT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for CCENT.

1 35 (70.00%) CCNA
1 35 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (56.00%) Cisco
3 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (36.00%) ITIL
5 16 (32.00%) SLA
5 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
6 12 (24.00%) LAN
7 11 (22.00%) Data Centre
7 11 (22.00%) Linux
7 11 (22.00%) WAN
7 11 (22.00%) Wireless
7 11 (22.00%) SC Cleared
7 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
8 10 (20.00%) Firewall
8 10 (20.00%) Windows
8 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (20.00%) A+ Certification
9 9 (18.00%) Juniper
9 9 (18.00%) CCIE
9 9 (18.00%) Internet
9 9 (18.00%) MCP
9 9 (18.00%) VPN
9 9 (18.00%) F5
10 8 (16.00%) DevOps
10 8 (16.00%) Elastic Stack
10 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
10 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
10 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (16.00%) Degree

CCENT
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (10.00%) Apache
1 5 (10.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) LAN
2 11 (22.00%) WAN
2 11 (22.00%) Wireless
3 10 (20.00%) Firewall
4 9 (18.00%) Internet
4 9 (18.00%) VPN
5 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (14.00%) VoIP
7 6 (12.00%) DHCP
7 6 (12.00%) DNS
8 5 (10.00%) HTTP
8 5 (10.00%) ICMP
8 5 (10.00%) SNMP
8 5 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (6.00%) Ethernet
9 3 (6.00%) IPv6
9 3 (6.00%) MPLS
9 3 (6.00%) Network Security
9 3 (6.00%) PBX
9 3 (6.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (12.00%) Banking
1 6 (12.00%) Retail
2 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Field Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) IT Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Network Support
6 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Network Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (6.00%) Network Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (6.00%) Kafka
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (8.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) AS400
5 1 (2.00%) e-Health
5 1 (2.00%) IPTV
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Linux
2 10 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (12.00%) Mac OS X
4 5 (10.00%) Kali Linux
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) ITIL
2 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.00%) DevOps
2 8 (16.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (14.00%) Service Management
4 6 (12.00%) Information Security
5 5 (10.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 5 (10.00%) Due Diligence
5 5 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (10.00%) Open Source
5 5 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (10.00%) Runbook
5 5 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 5 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
5 5 (10.00%) Security Operations
5 5 (10.00%) SIEM
5 5 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (8.00%) Break/Fix
6 4 (8.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (10.00%) Java
1 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (70.00%) CCNA
1 35 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (22.00%) SC Cleared
2 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (20.00%) A+ Certification
3 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (18.00%) CCIE
4 9 (18.00%) MCP
5 8 (16.00%) Degree
6 7 (14.00%) CCNP
6 7 (14.00%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (12.00%) MCSE
8 5 (10.00%) CEH
8 5 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (10.00%) GCIA
8 5 (10.00%) GCIH
8 5 (10.00%) GSEC
8 5 (10.00%) OSCP
8 5 (10.00%) SSCP
9 4 (8.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (12.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (10.00%) QRadar
4 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.00%) Packer
4 3 (6.00%) Puppet
4 3 (6.00%) Terraform
5 2 (4.00%) SCCM
6 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Cisco
2 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.00%) F5
3 9 (18.00%) Juniper
4 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (14.00%) Fortinet
6 6 (12.00%) BT
6 6 (12.00%) Red Box
7 5 (10.00%) Meraki
7 5 (10.00%) Splunk
8 4 (8.00%) VMware
9 2 (4.00%) Mitel
9 2 (4.00%) NetApp
9 2 (4.00%) Remedy
10 1 (2.00%) Apple
10 1 (2.00%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.00%) Dell
10 1 (2.00%) HP
10 1 (2.00%) Ruckus Wireless
10 1 (2.00%) Sun