Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 265 235 187
Rank change year-on-year -30 -48 -11
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 2,043 2,574 3,547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.26% 1.54% 1.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 6.23% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,675 2,346 3,158
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,625 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £61,250
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 38,876 41,291 51,764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.91% 24.70% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29,094 32,210 42,153
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in England

CCNA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for CCNA in England

CCNA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in England over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 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
London -37 717 £48,500 +7.78% 72
South East -49 434 £45,000 +12.50% 33
North of England -15 318 £38,500 +2.67% 36
East of England -37 198 £45,000 +7.14% 31
North West +20 194 £38,500 -1.28% 22
Midlands -56 194 £40,000 -2.44% 36
South West +27 186 £40,000 +5.96% 17
East Midlands +24 106 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Yorkshire -35 106 £38,750 +9.15% 13
West Midlands -81 92 £45,000 +9.76% 26
North East -14 18 £39,000 +6.85% 1
South Coast - 1 - -
CCNA
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 2,043 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1,454 (71.17%) Cisco
3 930 (45.52%) CCNP
4 925 (45.28%) Firewall
5 701 (34.31%) WAN
6 686 (33.58%) Windows
7 636 (31.13%) VMware
8 549 (26.87%) LAN
9 547 (26.77%) Microsoft
10 523 (25.60%) ITIL
11 483 (23.64%) Wireless
12 426 (20.85%) Linux
13 411 (20.12%) Microsoft Certification
13 411 (20.12%) Data Centre
14 401 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
15 385 (18.84%) Active Directory
16 377 (18.45%) MPLS
17 372 (18.21%) Windows Server
18 371 (18.16%) VPN
19 347 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
20 328 (16.05%) F5
21 319 (15.61%) MCSE
22 290 (14.19%) TCP/IP
23 289 (14.15%) Degree
24 280 (13.71%) Finance
25 260 (12.73%) Juniper
26 250 (12.24%) OSPF
27 245 (11.99%) Network Security
28 244 (11.94%) DNS
29 233 (11.40%) SLA

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
1 149 (7.29%) MS Exchange
2 61 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (2.40%) Skype for Business
4 41 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 35 (1.71%) IIS
6 33 (1.62%) Apache Pig
7 26 (1.27%) SharePoint
8 25 (1.22%) Apache
9 17 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
10 16 (0.78%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.24%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.15%) CMS
13 2 (0.098%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.098%) Confluence
13 2 (0.098%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.098%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.098%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.049%) JBoss
14 1 (0.049%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 120 (5.87%) Microsoft Office
2 45 (2.20%) MS Visio
3 25 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.049%) CATIA
6 1 (0.049%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 6 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.098%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.049%) assyst
5 1 (0.049%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.049%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 228 (11.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 213 (10.43%) Office 365
3 174 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (0.73%) SaaS
7 11 (0.54%) IaaS
8 9 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.44%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (0.29%) G Suite
10 6 (0.29%) PaaS
11 5 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.15%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.098%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.049%) Akamai
14 1 (0.049%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.049%) Cloudflare
14 1 (0.049%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 925 (45.28%) Firewall
2 701 (34.31%) WAN
3 549 (26.87%) LAN
4 483 (23.64%) Wireless
5 377 (18.45%) MPLS
6 371 (18.16%) VPN
7 347 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
8 290 (14.19%) TCP/IP
9 250 (12.24%) OSPF
10 245 (11.99%) Network Security
11 244 (11.94%) DNS
12 233 (11.40%) VLAN
13 228 (11.16%) BGP
14 218 (10.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 211 (10.33%) VoIP
16 178 (8.71%) DHCP
17 176 (8.61%) SAN
18 116 (5.68%) Wi-Fi
19 113 (5.53%) Cisco Wireless
20 99 (4.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 79 (3.87%) Big Data
3 58 (2.84%) MySQL
4 33 (1.62%) Apache Hive
4 33 (1.62%) Hadoop
5 11 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (0.39%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.29%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.20%) Cognos Impromptu
9 4 (0.20%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.098%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.098%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.098%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.098%) Power BI
10 2 (0.098%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 50 (2.45%) JIRA
2 42 (2.06%) Git (software)
3 41 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 39 (1.91%) Selenium
4 39 (1.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 31 (1.52%) Bitbucket
5 31 (1.52%) CodeSonar
5 31 (1.52%) git-flow
5 31 (1.52%) Robot Framework
6 14 (0.69%) TeamCity
7 9 (0.44%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.44%) Redmine
8 8 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (0.24%) Metasploit
10 3 (0.15%) Burp Suite
11 2 (0.098%) MSI
11 2 (0.098%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.049%) AppScan
12 1 (0.049%) AutoIt
12 1 (0.049%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 280 (13.71%) Finance
2 196 (9.59%) Telecoms
3 182 (8.91%) Retail
4 95 (4.65%) Banking
5 74 (3.62%) Manufacturing
6 53 (2.59%) German Language
7 51 (2.50%) Italian Language
8 47 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 36 (1.76%) Law
10 29 (1.42%) Advertising
11 28 (1.37%) Games
12 22 (1.08%) French Language
12 22 (1.08%) Marketing
13 18 (0.88%) Back Office
13 18 (0.88%) Investment Banking
14 16 (0.78%) Legal
15 12 (0.59%) Electronics
16 10 (0.49%) Spanish Language
17 6 (0.29%) Billing
18 5 (0.24%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 755 (36.96%) Network Engineer
2 236 (11.55%) Analyst
2 236 (11.55%) Cisco Engineer
3 223 (10.92%) Support Engineer
4 219 (10.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 187 (9.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 142 (6.95%) Security Engineer
7 114 (5.58%) Network Security Engineer
8 112 (5.48%) Senior Network Engineer
9 109 (5.34%) Architect
10 108 (5.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 100 (4.89%) IT Engineer
12 89 (4.36%) Network Support
13 84 (4.11%) Consultant
14 82 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
15 78 (3.82%) IT Support
15 78 (3.82%) Network Analyst
16 75 (3.67%) Technical Architect
17 67 (3.28%) Project Engineer
18 65 (3.18%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (2.10%) LAMP
2 42 (2.06%) .NET
3 35 (1.71%) Java EE
3 35 (1.71%) RabbitMQ
4 34 (1.66%) SOAP
5 33 (1.62%) REST
5 33 (1.62%) STL
6 31 (1.52%) .NET Framework
6 31 (1.52%) ASP.NET
6 31 (1.52%) Django
6 31 (1.52%) Node.js
6 31 (1.52%) Spring MVC
7 22 (1.08%) 802.1X
8 15 (0.73%) Flash
8 15 (0.73%) Web Services
9 12 (0.59%) LDAP
10 7 (0.34%) XMPP
11 5 (0.24%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (0.24%) JSON
11 5 (0.24%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 411 (20.12%) Data Centre
2 133 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
3 106 (5.19%) Self-Motivation
4 92 (4.50%) Computer Science
5 69 (3.38%) Driving Licence
6 67 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 36 (1.76%) Public Cloud
8 34 (1.66%) NHS
8 34 (1.66%) Private Cloud
9 28 (1.37%) EMC VMAX
10 27 (1.32%) Cybercrime
11 26 (1.27%) Fintech
12 23 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
13 21 (1.03%) CESG
13 21 (1.03%) Security Operations Centre
14 20 (0.98%) BBC
15 19 (0.93%) Clustering
16 18 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
16 18 (0.88%) Replication
17 17 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 686 (33.58%) Windows
2 426 (20.85%) Linux
3 372 (18.21%) Windows Server
4 163 (7.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 130 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 87 (4.26%) Unix
7 48 (2.35%) Mac OS X
8 47 (2.30%) Windows 7
9 42 (2.06%) Android
10 41 (2.01%) CentOS
10 41 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 37 (1.81%) Windows 10
12 34 (1.66%) Apple iOS
13 30 (1.47%) Windows XP
14 18 (0.88%) Ubuntu
14 18 (0.88%) Windows 8
15 16 (0.78%) AIX
16 15 (0.73%) Solaris
17 14 (0.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (25.60%) ITIL
2 213 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
3 166 (8.13%) Incident Management
4 163 (7.98%) Cybersecurity
4 163 (7.98%) Network Design
4 163 (7.98%) Network Management
5 146 (7.15%) Presales
6 141 (6.90%) Load Balancing
7 133 (6.51%) Service Management
8 129 (6.31%) Change Management
8 129 (6.31%) Information Security
9 127 (6.22%) Network Monitoring
10 124 (6.07%) Service Delivery
11 115 (5.63%) Problem Management
12 114 (5.58%) Root Cause Analysis
13 96 (4.70%) Kalman Filter
14 93 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
15 90 (4.41%) Security Operations
16 89 (4.36%) Network Architecture
17 81 (3.96%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 127 (6.22%) Python
2 101 (4.94%) C
3 100 (4.89%) PowerShell
4 94 (4.60%) SQL
5 71 (3.48%) Bash Shell
6 61 (2.99%) C#
7 50 (2.45%) PHP
8 45 (2.20%) Java
9 42 (2.06%) JavaScript
10 41 (2.01%) C++
11 33 (1.62%) Objective-C
12 30 (1.47%) Perl
12 30 (1.47%) VBA
13 16 (0.78%) Shell Script
14 12 (0.59%) VBScript
15 9 (0.44%) Korn
15 9 (0.44%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.34%) R
17 6 (0.29%) VB
18 5 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2,043 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 930 (45.52%) CCNP
3 411 (20.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 319 (15.61%) MCSE
5 289 (14.15%) Degree
6 227 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 189 (9.25%) CCIE
8 173 (8.47%) CISSP
9 170 (8.32%) MCSA
10 167 (8.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 120 (5.87%) Network+ Certification
12 106 (5.19%) DV Cleared
13 100 (4.89%) MCP
14 99 (4.85%) SC Cleared
15 80 (3.92%) SANS
16 77 (3.77%) MCITP
17 71 (3.48%) SSCP
18 68 (3.33%) JNCIA
19 67 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
20 66 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 233 (11.40%) SLA
2 70 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (2.06%) PCI DSS
4 41 (2.01%) GDPR
5 22 (1.08%) Cyber Essentials
6 11 (0.54%) PMO
7 7 (0.34%) COBIT
7 7 (0.34%) QA
8 6 (0.29%) GPG13
8 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 5 (0.24%) Government Security Classifications
10 4 (0.20%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.098%) COSO
12 2 (0.098%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.049%) GCP
13 1 (0.049%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.049%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.049%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 401 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 385 (18.84%) Active Directory
3 177 (8.66%) Hyper-V
4 100 (4.89%) vSphere
5 66 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
6 55 (2.69%) XenApp
7 50 (2.45%) Docker
8 29 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
9 23 (1.13%) VMware Server
10 22 (1.08%) Terminal Services
11 20 (0.98%) ProxySG
12 19 (0.93%) vCloud
13 18 (0.88%) Firmware
13 18 (0.88%) XenDesktop
14 14 (0.69%) NFS
14 14 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
15 13 (0.64%) Samba
15 13 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
15 13 (0.64%) VMware NSX
16 9 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 111 (5.43%) Cisco Prime
2 93 (4.55%) Nagios
3 75 (3.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 70 (3.43%) SCCM
5 68 (3.33%) Puppet
6 32 (1.57%) Ansible
6 32 (1.57%) Salt
7 24 (1.17%) QRadar
8 22 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
8 22 (1.08%) SCOM
8 22 (1.08%) Stealthwatch
9 21 (1.03%) Cisco LMS
9 21 (1.03%) Opsview
9 21 (1.03%) WSUS
10 20 (0.98%) FortiGate
11 18 (0.88%) Cacti
12 17 (0.83%) ZABBIX
13 15 (0.73%) vCenter Server
14 13 (0.64%) WhatsUp Gold
15 10 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 1,454 (71.17%) Cisco
2 636 (31.13%) VMware
3 547 (26.77%) Microsoft
4 328 (16.05%) F5
5 260 (12.73%) Juniper
6 228 (11.16%) SolarWinds
7 208 (10.18%) HP
8 204 (9.99%) CheckPoint
9 180 (8.81%) Citrix
10 154 (7.54%) Dell
11 150 (7.34%) NetApp
12 145 (7.10%) Meraki
13 130 (6.36%) EMC
14 123 (6.02%) Palo Alto
15 91 (4.45%) Fortinet
16 85 (4.16%) Splunk
17 69 (3.38%) Red Hat
18 68 (3.33%) Blue Coat
19 57 (2.79%) Avaya
20 55 (2.69%) Huawei