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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK > England
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 316 318 250
Rank change year-on-year +2 -68 -50
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1,611 798 1,149
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.18% 0.99% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.88% 4.78% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 724 618 947
10th Percentile £30,988 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,063 £32,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%

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 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 32,983 16,683 18,721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.08% 20.69% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15,048 11,260 14,106
10th Percentile £30,915 £31,250 £28,946
25th Percentile £40,853 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,075 £86,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CCNA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in England

CCNA
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CCNA in England.

Salary trend for CCNA in England

CCNA
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing CCNA in England over the 6 months to 20 May 2022.

Salary histogram for CCNA in England

CCNA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the England region over the 6 months to 20 May 2022. 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
Jobs
North of England +106 514 £40,000 -8.83% 24
Midlands +80 309 £45,000 +11.11% 29
London -195 303 £55,000 +4.76% 38
South East -44 245 £50,000 - 22
Yorkshire +99 244 £42,500 +6.25% 9
North West +5 182 £40,000 -15.79% 12
West Midlands +44 176 £45,000 - 18
South West +16 141 £45,000 +4.65% 12
East Midlands +52 133 £43,750 +34.62% 11
East of England -44 112 £45,000 +20.00% 10
North East +40 88 £36,000 +2.86% 3
CCNA
UK

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, IT jobs citing CCNA 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 CCNA.

1 1,611 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1,266 (78.58%) Cisco
3 859 (53.32%) Wireless
4 855 (53.07%) Linux
5 703 (43.64%) Network+ Certification
6 681 (42.27%) A+ Certification
7 658 (40.84%) Linux+ Certification
8 516 (32.03%) Firewall
9 424 (26.32%) CCNP
10 392 (24.33%) WAN
11 317 (19.68%) Windows
12 307 (19.06%) LAN
13 260 (16.14%) Microsoft
14 244 (15.15%) Azure
15 233 (14.46%) ITIL
16 223 (13.84%) Active Directory
17 218 (13.53%) VMware
18 209 (12.97%) Social Skills
19 194 (12.04%) Microsoft 365
20 193 (11.98%) Windows Server
21 191 (11.86%) DNS
22 185 (11.48%) Wi-Fi
23 183 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
24 179 (11.11%) VPN
25 163 (10.12%) Palo Alto
26 162 (10.06%) VMware Infrastructure
27 157 (9.75%) BGP
28 155 (9.62%) Degree
29 146 (9.06%) Network Security
30 145 (9.00%) Juniper

CCNA
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 74 (4.59%) MS Exchange
2 45 (2.79%) SharePoint
3 25 (1.55%) Apache
4 13 (0.81%) IIS
4 13 (0.81%) Jetty
5 6 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.19%) Confluence
7 3 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.19%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.062%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.062%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.062%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 74 (4.59%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (1.24%) MS Visio
3 13 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.062%) Blender
5 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.12%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.062%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.062%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.062%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 244 (15.15%) Azure
2 194 (12.04%) Microsoft 365
3 116 (7.20%) AWS
4 44 (2.73%) Azure Active Directory
5 33 (2.05%) IaaS
6 15 (0.93%) Mimecast
7 14 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 13 (0.81%) Google Workspace
8 13 (0.81%) Rubrik
8 13 (0.81%) SaaS
9 8 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 8 (0.50%) Azure Sentinel
10 7 (0.43%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.37%) Apple Pay
11 6 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.37%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 6 (0.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 859 (53.32%) Wireless
2 516 (32.03%) Firewall
3 392 (24.33%) WAN
4 307 (19.06%) LAN
5 191 (11.86%) DNS
6 185 (11.48%) Wi-Fi
7 179 (11.11%) VPN
8 157 (9.75%) BGP
9 146 (9.06%) Network Security
10 144 (8.94%) TCP/IP
11 142 (8.81%) DHCP
12 133 (8.26%) OSPF
13 125 (7.76%) MPLS
14 106 (6.58%) Cisco ASA
15 105 (6.52%) SD-WAN
16 99 (6.15%) SAN
17 96 (5.96%) VoIP
18 93 (5.77%) Internet
19 92 (5.71%) VLAN
20 74 (4.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (2.92%) SQL Server
2 23 (1.43%) MySQL
3 14 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (0.56%) InfluxDB
6 8 (0.50%) MariaDB
7 6 (0.37%) MongoDB
7 6 (0.37%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.37%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.19%) Redis
9 1 (0.062%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.062%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.062%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.062%) Big Data
9 1 (0.062%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.062%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.062%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.062%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.062%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (0.74%) JIRA
2 6 (0.37%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.19%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.062%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.062%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.062%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (0.062%) CodeSonar
5 1 (0.062%) git-flow
5 1 (0.062%) GitLab
5 1 (0.062%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.062%) Selenium
General
1 209 (12.97%) Social Skills
2 123 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (5.83%) Finance
4 75 (4.66%) Telecoms
5 54 (3.35%) Organisational Skills
6 29 (1.80%) Retail
7 28 (1.74%) Military
8 27 (1.68%) Public Sector
9 22 (1.37%) Documentation Skills
9 22 (1.37%) Legal
10 18 (1.12%) Banking
10 18 (1.12%) Presentation Skills
11 15 (0.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 12 (0.74%) Aerospace
12 12 (0.74%) Law
13 11 (0.68%) Advertising
13 11 (0.68%) Multimedia
14 10 (0.62%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 658 (40.84%) IT Technician
2 657 (40.78%) Network Technician
2 657 (40.78%) Trainee
2 657 (40.78%) Trainee IT Technician
2 657 (40.78%) Trainee Technician
3 400 (24.83%) Network Engineer
4 117 (7.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 73 (4.53%) Cisco Engineer
6 69 (4.28%) Support Engineer
7 66 (4.10%) IT Engineer
8 64 (3.97%) Senior Network Engineer
9 63 (3.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 59 (3.66%) Analyst
11 50 (3.10%) Security Engineer
12 47 (2.92%) Network Security Engineer
13 46 (2.86%) Network Manager
14 40 (2.48%) NOC Engineer
15 38 (2.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 34 (2.11%) Juniper Engineer
17 32 (1.99%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (1.49%) .NET
2 11 (0.68%) 802.1X
3 8 (0.50%) REST
4 5 (0.31%) LAMP
4 5 (0.31%) Middleware
4 5 (0.31%) Web Services
5 3 (0.19%) ARM Templates
5 3 (0.19%) Celery
5 3 (0.19%) CSS
5 3 (0.19%) DOM
5 3 (0.19%) HTML
5 3 (0.19%) Jinja
5 3 (0.19%) JSON
5 3 (0.19%) OpenAPI
5 3 (0.19%) Swagger
5 3 (0.19%) XML
5 3 (0.19%) YAML
6 1 (0.062%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.062%) Node.js
6 1 (0.062%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 142 (8.81%) Data Centre
2 50 (3.10%) Management Information System
3 29 (1.80%) Replication
3 29 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (1.24%) Driving Licence
5 19 (1.18%) IoT
6 17 (1.06%) PKI
7 16 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
7 16 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 15 (0.93%) NHS
8 15 (0.93%) User Experience
9 14 (0.87%) Cyberattack
10 13 (0.81%) EPoS
11 12 (0.74%) Public Cloud
12 11 (0.68%) Algorithms
13 10 (0.62%) IVR
14 9 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
15 8 (0.50%) Fibre Optics
15 8 (0.50%) GPGPU
15 8 (0.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 855 (53.07%) Linux
2 317 (19.68%) Windows
3 193 (11.98%) Windows Server
4 70 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 69 (4.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (3.72%) Unix
7 46 (2.86%) Windows Server 2016
8 45 (2.79%) Windows Server 2019
9 29 (1.80%) Android
9 29 (1.80%) Mac OS X
10 22 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (1.06%) Solaris
12 16 (0.99%) Apple iOS
12 16 (0.99%) CentOS
12 16 (0.99%) Mac OS
13 13 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (0.43%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.43%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.31%) Debian
16 3 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (14.46%) ITIL
2 143 (8.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 117 (7.26%) Cybersecurity
4 112 (6.95%) Problem-Solving
5 85 (5.28%) Information Security
6 77 (4.78%) Change Management
7 75 (4.66%) Project Delivery
8 72 (4.47%) Load Balancing
9 63 (3.91%) Incident Management
10 61 (3.79%) Change Control
10 61 (3.79%) Project Management
11 56 (3.48%) Agile
12 55 (3.41%) Network Management
13 51 (3.17%) Computer Science
14 50 (3.10%) Network Architecture
15 47 (2.92%) Mentoring
15 47 (2.92%) Systems Engineering
16 46 (2.86%) Service Delivery
17 43 (2.67%) ITIL V3
18 41 (2.55%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 84 (5.21%) PowerShell
2 70 (4.35%) Python
3 49 (3.04%) SQL
4 23 (1.43%) Shell Script
5 16 (0.99%) Bash
6 8 (0.50%) C
7 6 (0.37%) C++
7 6 (0.37%) PHP
7 6 (0.37%) VB.NET
8 5 (0.31%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.25%) Perl
10 3 (0.19%) Java
10 3 (0.19%) Ruby
11 1 (0.062%) C#
11 1 (0.062%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.062%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1,611 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 703 (43.64%) Network+ Certification
3 681 (42.27%) A+ Certification
4 658 (40.84%) Linux+ Certification
5 424 (26.32%) CCNP
6 183 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 155 (9.62%) Degree
8 143 (8.88%) Security Cleared
9 142 (8.81%) MCSE
10 105 (6.52%) SC Cleared
11 82 (5.09%) JNCIA
12 61 (3.79%) DV Cleared
13 55 (3.41%) MCP
14 45 (2.79%) MCSA
15 41 (2.55%) CCIE
15 41 (2.55%) CEH
16 33 (2.05%) CISSP
17 28 (1.74%) CCDP
17 28 (1.74%) CompTIA Security+
18 23 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (7.32%) SLA
2 23 (1.43%) GDPR
3 21 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (1.06%) JSP 440
5 16 (0.99%) NIST
6 14 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.56%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
8 8 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 5 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.12%) QA
11 1 (0.062%) NCSC
11 1 (0.062%) PMO
System Software
1 223 (13.84%) Active Directory
2 162 (10.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (2.79%) Hyper-V
4 32 (1.99%) vSphere
5 23 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
5 23 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (1.24%) Docker
7 18 (1.12%) Firmware
8 17 (1.06%) XenApp
9 16 (0.99%) iptables
9 16 (0.99%) Snort
10 15 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (0.87%) ProxySG
12 13 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
13 8 (0.50%) LXC
13 8 (0.50%) VMware NSX
13 8 (0.50%) Xen
14 7 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (0.37%) BitLocker
16 5 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 40 (2.48%) FortiGate
2 38 (2.36%) Microsoft Intune
3 32 (1.99%) Terraform
4 26 (1.61%) Ansible
4 26 (1.61%) Cisco Prime
5 23 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
6 17 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
7 15 (0.93%) ZABBIX
8 13 (0.81%) NetBackup
8 13 (0.81%) vCenter Server
9 12 (0.74%) SCCM
10 11 (0.68%) Endace
11 10 (0.62%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
11 10 (0.62%) Kubernetes
11 10 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
12 9 (0.56%) Grafana
13 8 (0.50%) Graphite
13 8 (0.50%) Graylog
13 8 (0.50%) Kibana
13 8 (0.50%) logstash
Vendors
1 1,266 (78.58%) Cisco
2 260 (16.14%) Microsoft
3 218 (13.53%) VMware
4 163 (10.12%) Palo Alto
5 145 (9.00%) Juniper
6 108 (6.70%) Meraki
7 102 (6.33%) Citrix
8 97 (6.02%) CheckPoint
9 94 (5.83%) SolarWinds
10 93 (5.77%) F5
11 90 (5.59%) Fortinet
12 60 (3.72%) Aruba
13 46 (2.86%) Veeam
14 38 (2.36%) HP
15 35 (2.17%) Apple
16 30 (1.86%) Zscaler
17 29 (1.80%) Infoblox
18 28 (1.74%) Forcepoint
19 25 (1.55%) Dell
19 25 (1.55%) Oracle