Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > North East
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 80 73 78
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5 +22
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 23 9 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.79% 1.12% 1.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.06% 7.03% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 19
10th Percentile £30,500 £35,625 £24,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £41,250 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £55,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -31.82% +69.23% -7.14%
75th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £41,375
90th Percentile " " £43,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +10.47% +7.50%

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 the North East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 254 128 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.78% 15.92% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 209 102 157
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,375 £21,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £27,648
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% -11.11%
75th Percentile £56,750 £55,625 £47,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,850 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing CCNA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in the North East

CCNA
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CCNA in the North East.

Salary trend for CCNA in the North East

CCNA
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing CCNA in the North East over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for CCNA in the North East

CCNA
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the North East region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear -13 16 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Durham - 7 £35,000 - 4
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (86.96%) Cisco
3 18 (78.26%) CCNP
3 18 (78.26%) Firewall
4 17 (73.91%) BGP
5 15 (65.22%) Meraki
6 13 (56.52%) OSPF
7 11 (47.83%) Network Design
7 11 (47.83%) IPsec
7 11 (47.83%) MPLS
7 11 (47.83%) Juniper
7 11 (47.83%) Firmware
7 11 (47.83%) Palo Alto
8 10 (43.48%) JNCIA
8 10 (43.48%) Fortinet
8 10 (43.48%) VoIP
8 10 (43.48%) RIP
8 10 (43.48%) VPN
8 10 (43.48%) Internet
8 10 (43.48%) EIGRP
9 7 (30.43%) LAN
9 7 (30.43%) WLAN
9 7 (30.43%) WAN
10 6 (26.09%) Windows
10 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
10 6 (26.09%) Social Skills
11 5 (21.74%) Wireless
11 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
11 5 (21.74%) DHCP

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Azure
2 1 (4.35%) AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
2 17 (73.91%) BGP
3 13 (56.52%) OSPF
4 11 (47.83%) IPsec
4 11 (47.83%) MPLS
5 10 (43.48%) EIGRP
5 10 (43.48%) Internet
5 10 (43.48%) RIP
5 10 (43.48%) VoIP
5 10 (43.48%) VPN
6 7 (30.43%) LAN
6 7 (30.43%) WAN
6 7 (30.43%) WLAN
7 5 (21.74%) DHCP
7 5 (21.74%) DNS
7 5 (21.74%) Wireless
8 4 (17.39%) IPv4
8 4 (17.39%) IPv6
8 4 (17.39%) VLAN
9 2 (8.70%) SAN
General
1 6 (26.09%) Social Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Network Engineer
2 13 (56.52%) Cisco Engineer
2 13 (56.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (47.83%) Juniper Engineer
4 10 (43.48%) IP Engineer
4 10 (43.48%) IP Network Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) IT Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
7 1 (4.35%) IT Support
7 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Fibre Optics
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
1 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Network Design
2 4 (17.39%) Full Stack Development
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Time Management
3 2 (8.70%) Break/Fix
3 2 (8.70%) Change Management
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Information Management
4 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Logistics
4 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.35%) Operations Management
4 1 (4.35%) People Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (78.26%) CCNP
3 10 (43.48%) JNCIA
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) MCSE
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Firmware
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Cisco
2 15 (65.22%) Meraki
3 11 (47.83%) Juniper
3 11 (47.83%) Palo Alto
4 10 (43.48%) Fortinet
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
6 3 (13.04%) F5
7 2 (8.70%) Dell
7 2 (8.70%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (8.70%) HP
7 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
7 2 (8.70%) Sophos
8 1 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
8 1 (4.35%) SAP
8 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.35%) Veeam
8 1 (4.35%) VMware
8 1 (4.35%) Zscaler