Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 177 192
Rank change year-on-year -59 +15 +12
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 2502 3519 3683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.49% 1.96% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.21% 7.51% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2265 3092 3219
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £61,250
UK median annual 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 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 40296 46875 56319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.03% 26.16% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31197 37885 45230
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,969
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -44 822 £45,000 -5.26% 21
South East -120 470 £40,000 - 16
North of England +29 458 £35,000 -2.78% 22
Midlands -55 268 £37,500 - 14
East of England +21 260 £43,858 +16.95% 6
Yorkshire +70 254 £37,500 - 5
South West -43 230 £38,000 +2.70% 5
North West +2 184 £31,750 -15.33% 13
West Midlands -63 166 £40,000 +6.67% 8
East Midlands -7 91 £33,500 +1.52% 6
North East -13 20 £25,000 +11.11% 4
CCNA
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 England region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 2502 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1728 (69.06%) Cisco
3 1274 (50.92%) Firewall
4 1036 (41.41%) CCNP
5 1009 (40.33%) Windows
6 838 (33.49%) VMware
7 774 (30.94%) WAN
8 763 (30.50%) Microsoft
9 725 (28.98%) ITIL
10 702 (28.06%) LAN
11 678 (27.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 629 (25.14%) Active Directory
13 542 (21.66%) Windows Server
14 517 (20.66%) MCSE
15 499 (19.94%) VMware Infrastructure
16 479 (19.14%) DNS
17 438 (17.51%) VPN
18 423 (16.91%) Linux
19 408 (16.31%) TCP/IP
19 408 (16.31%) Wireless
20 406 (16.23%) Juniper
21 387 (15.47%) Network Security
22 385 (15.39%) Data Centre
23 380 (15.19%) Cisco ASA
24 379 (15.15%) MS Exchange
25 358 (14.31%) MPLS
26 356 (14.23%) CheckPoint
27 354 (14.15%) DHCP
28 339 (13.55%) VoIP
29 313 (12.51%) Hyper-V

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
1 379 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 195 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 89 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 80 (3.20%) IIS
5 63 (2.52%) SharePoint
6 46 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 46 (1.84%) Skype for Business
7 34 (1.36%) Apache
8 19 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (0.60%) Tomcat
11 12 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (0.40%) CMS
12 10 (0.40%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.28%) Apache Pig
13 7 (0.28%) WordPress
14 5 (0.20%) Confluence
14 5 (0.20%) Joomla!
15 3 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 138 (5.52%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 18 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.080%) HipChat
6 1 (0.040%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 12 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (0.40%) WebTrends
3 8 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.24%) Magento
5 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.080%) BASE24
6 2 (0.080%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 260 (10.39%) Office 365
2 205 (8.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 151 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (1.60%) SaaS
5 33 (1.32%) G Suite
6 27 (1.08%) IaaS
7 24 (0.96%) Mimecast
8 17 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (0.64%) PaaS
10 10 (0.40%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.080%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.080%) Route 53
14 1 (0.040%) Catchpoint
14 1 (0.040%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1274 (50.92%) Firewall
2 774 (30.94%) WAN
3 702 (28.06%) LAN
4 479 (19.14%) DNS
5 438 (17.51%) VPN
6 408 (16.31%) TCP/IP
6 408 (16.31%) Wireless
7 387 (15.47%) Network Security
8 380 (15.19%) Cisco ASA
9 358 (14.31%) MPLS
10 354 (14.15%) DHCP
11 339 (13.55%) VoIP
12 296 (11.83%) OSPF
12 296 (11.83%) SAN
13 291 (11.63%) BGP
14 271 (10.83%) VLAN
15 212 (8.47%) Cisco Nexus
16 168 (6.71%) Internet
17 154 (6.16%) EIGRP
18 136 (5.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 54 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (1.32%) MySQL
5 31 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
6 26 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (0.76%) Big Data
8 14 (0.56%) Relational Database
9 12 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (0.32%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.28%) Apache Hive
12 7 (0.28%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.12%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.080%) Blockchain
14 2 (0.080%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.080%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.040%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 31 (1.24%) JIRA
2 16 (0.64%) Metasploit
3 13 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 12 (0.48%) Jenkins
5 11 (0.44%) Redmine
6 10 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (0.36%) Bitbucket
8 7 (0.28%) Git (software)
9 6 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.24%) Burp Suite
9 6 (0.24%) CodeSonar
9 6 (0.24%) git-flow
9 6 (0.24%) Robot Framework
9 6 (0.24%) Selenium
10 4 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.080%) JMeter
11 2 (0.080%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.040%) Rational Rose
12 1 (0.040%) Subversion
General
1 312 (12.47%) Finance
2 174 (6.95%) Telecoms
3 61 (2.44%) Banking
4 51 (2.04%) Retail
5 44 (1.76%) Law
6 31 (1.24%) Back Office
7 30 (1.20%) Games
8 29 (1.16%) Advertising
9 28 (1.12%) Manufacturing
10 26 (1.04%) Legal
11 25 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 24 (0.96%) Electronics
13 23 (0.92%) Marketing
14 16 (0.64%) Investment Banking
15 11 (0.44%) French Language
16 8 (0.32%) German Language
16 8 (0.32%) Italian Language
16 8 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.32%) Publishing
17 6 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 848 (33.89%) Network Engineer
2 352 (14.07%) Analyst
3 336 (13.43%) Cisco Engineer
4 328 (13.11%) Support Engineer
5 291 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 263 (10.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 212 (8.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 153 (6.12%) IT Engineer
8 153 (6.12%) Network Analyst
9 152 (6.08%) Network Support
10 127 (5.08%) Consultant
11 126 (5.04%) Support Analyst
12 125 (5.00%) IT Support
13 120 (4.80%) 3rd Line Support
14 117 (4.68%) Security Engineer
15 110 (4.40%) Security Analyst
16 103 (4.12%) Senior Network Engineer
17 99 (3.96%) Network Support Engineer
18 91 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 91 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (1.16%) Web Services
2 27 (1.08%) CSS
3 26 (1.04%) HTML
4 21 (0.84%) .NET
5 20 (0.80%) 802.1X
6 14 (0.56%) XMPP
7 13 (0.52%) LAMP
8 11 (0.44%) Entity Framework
8 11 (0.44%) Java EE
8 11 (0.44%) STL
9 10 (0.40%) Ajax
9 10 (0.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (0.40%) jQuery
9 10 (0.40%) WCF
10 9 (0.36%) FIX Protocol
11 8 (0.32%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (0.28%) .NET Framework
12 7 (0.28%) ASP.NET
12 7 (0.28%) Node.js
13 6 (0.24%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 385 (15.39%) Data Centre
2 157 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
3 128 (5.12%) Computer Science
4 123 (4.92%) Driving Licence
5 68 (2.72%) Clustering
6 66 (2.64%) Management Information System
7 55 (2.20%) Replication
8 34 (1.36%) iPad
9 30 (1.20%) CESG
10 29 (1.16%) Hedge funds
11 26 (1.04%) User Experience
12 24 (0.96%) PKI
12 24 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
13 18 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
13 18 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
14 15 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
15 14 (0.56%) Client/Server
16 11 (0.44%) CCTV
16 11 (0.44%) Cyberthreat
17 9 (0.36%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1009 (40.33%) Windows
2 542 (21.66%) Windows Server
3 423 (16.91%) Linux
4 306 (12.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 260 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 142 (5.68%) Windows 7
7 102 (4.08%) Unix
8 98 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 89 (3.56%) Windows 10
10 70 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 63 (2.52%) Windows XP
12 60 (2.40%) Windows 8
13 38 (1.52%) CentOS
14 35 (1.40%) Debian
15 31 (1.24%) Mac OS X
16 27 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
17 26 (1.04%) Ubuntu
18 18 (0.72%) Android
19 16 (0.64%) Apple iOS
20 15 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 725 (28.98%) ITIL
2 207 (8.27%) Load Balancing
3 160 (6.39%) Network Monitoring
4 152 (6.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 146 (5.84%) Project Management
6 142 (5.68%) Service Delivery
7 141 (5.64%) Network Management
8 138 (5.52%) Change Management
9 133 (5.32%) Problem Management
10 132 (5.28%) Network Design
11 131 (5.24%) Information Security
12 129 (5.16%) Service Management
13 117 (4.68%) Root Cause Analysis
14 116 (4.64%) High Availability
15 107 (4.28%) Mentoring
16 100 (4.00%) Change Control
17 96 (3.84%) Kalman Filter
17 96 (3.84%) SIEM
18 92 (3.68%) Presales
19 90 (3.60%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 188 (7.51%) SQL
2 128 (5.12%) PowerShell
3 81 (3.24%) Python
4 64 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 55 (2.20%) C
6 44 (1.76%) JavaScript
7 31 (1.24%) VBScript
8 30 (1.20%) C#
8 30 (1.20%) Java
8 30 (1.20%) Perl
9 28 (1.12%) Shell Script
10 22 (0.88%) PHP
11 20 (0.80%) C++
12 17 (0.68%) Korn
12 17 (0.68%) Ruby
13 16 (0.64%) VB
14 11 (0.44%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.24%) C-shell
16 5 (0.20%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.16%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 2502 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1036 (41.41%) CCNP
3 678 (27.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 517 (20.66%) MCSE
5 288 (11.51%) MCSA
6 269 (10.75%) Degree
7 210 (8.39%) MCP
8 196 (7.83%) CCIE
9 187 (7.47%) CISSP
9 187 (7.47%) Security Cleared
10 183 (7.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 126 (5.04%) SC Cleared
12 101 (4.04%) CCSA
13 98 (3.92%) MCITP
14 87 (3.48%) Network+ Certification
15 80 (3.20%) CCDA
15 80 (3.20%) Citrix Certification
16 75 (3.00%) DV Cleared
17 73 (2.92%) CCSE
17 73 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 244 (9.75%) SLA
2 114 (4.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 92 (3.68%) PCI DSS
4 25 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 25 (1.00%) PMO
5 12 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.40%) COBIT
6 10 (0.40%) GDPR
6 10 (0.40%) QA
7 8 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 7 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 5 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 4 (0.16%) Def Stans
12 3 (0.12%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.080%) GPG13
13 2 (0.080%) RMADS
14 1 (0.040%) GCP
14 1 (0.040%) NIST 800
System Software
1 629 (25.14%) Active Directory
2 499 (19.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 313 (12.51%) Hyper-V
4 128 (5.12%) vSphere
5 86 (3.44%) VMware ESXi
6 79 (3.16%) XenApp
7 43 (1.72%) Terminal Services
8 27 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
9 26 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
10 23 (0.92%) VMware NSX
11 22 (0.88%) XenServer
12 19 (0.76%) XenDesktop
13 17 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
14 15 (0.60%) KVM
15 14 (0.56%) Docker
15 14 (0.56%) Firmware
16 11 (0.44%) NFS
16 11 (0.44%) Samba
17 10 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
17 10 (0.40%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 88 (3.52%) SCCM
2 64 (2.56%) Nagios
3 59 (2.36%) Cisco CUCM
4 56 (2.24%) Puppet
5 47 (1.88%) vCenter Server
6 41 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
7 38 (1.52%) Backup Exec
7 38 (1.52%) FortiGate
8 34 (1.36%) Ansible
9 30 (1.20%) Cacti
10 29 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
11 27 (1.08%) ZABBIX
12 25 (1.00%) SCOM
13 24 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
14 20 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
15 18 (0.72%) WSUS
16 13 (0.52%) Cisco LMS
16 13 (0.52%) Opsview
17 12 (0.48%) Salt
17 12 (0.48%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 1728 (69.06%) Cisco
2 838 (33.49%) VMware
3 763 (30.50%) Microsoft
4 406 (16.23%) Juniper
5 356 (14.23%) CheckPoint
6 259 (10.35%) Citrix
7 252 (10.07%) F5
8 209 (8.35%) HP
9 169 (6.75%) SolarWinds
10 163 (6.51%) Palo Alto
11 114 (4.56%) Dell
11 114 (4.56%) Red Hat
12 102 (4.08%) Avaya
13 90 (3.60%) Meraki
14 69 (2.76%) NetApp
15 67 (2.68%) Brocade
16 61 (2.44%) SonicWALL
16 61 (2.44%) Veeam
17 51 (2.04%) Fortinet
17 51 (2.04%) Google