Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > North of England
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 165 200
Rank change year-on-year -64 +35 -8
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 281 450 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 1.31% 1.92% 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.70% 8.95% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 242 396 374
North of England median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.04% +3.42%
10th Percentile £21,275 £21,625 £21,825
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
England 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 the North of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4,193 5,029 5,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 19.48% 21.47% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3,242 3,938 4,783
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in the North of England

CCNA
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for CCNA in the North of England

CCNA
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the North of England over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNA in the North of England

CCNA
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the North of England region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
North West +12 182 £40,000 +23.08% 32
Yorkshire -93 86 £37,500 +1.35% 22
North East -16 13 £33,125 +20.45% 11
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 North of England region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 281 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 222 (79.00%) Cisco
3 124 (44.13%) Firewall
4 107 (38.08%) CCNP
5 103 (36.65%) Windows
6 89 (31.67%) ITIL
7 76 (27.05%) WAN
8 74 (26.33%) Microsoft
9 73 (25.98%) Active Directory
10 70 (24.91%) VMware
11 67 (23.84%) Windows Server
12 65 (23.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 62 (22.06%) Cisco ASA
14 61 (21.71%) LAN
15 57 (20.28%) Telecoms
16 55 (19.57%) MPLS
17 52 (18.51%) Wireless
17 52 (18.51%) Fortinet
18 51 (18.15%) Incident Management
19 47 (16.73%) Juniper
19 47 (16.73%) MS Exchange
19 47 (16.73%) Data Centre
19 47 (16.73%) Windows Server 2012
20 45 (16.01%) MCSE
21 40 (14.23%) Network+ Certification
21 40 (14.23%) BGP
21 40 (14.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 39 (13.88%) SAN
22 39 (13.88%) Problem Management
23 37 (13.17%) VMware Infrastructure

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 47 (16.73%) MS Exchange
2 25 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (6.05%) SharePoint
4 12 (4.27%) IIS
5 10 (3.56%) Apache Pig
6 6 (2.14%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.36%) Apache
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.36%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.36%) nginx
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (4.98%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.03%) Office 365
2 16 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.85%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.36%) IaaS
6 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (44.13%) Firewall
2 76 (27.05%) WAN
3 62 (22.06%) Cisco ASA
4 61 (21.71%) LAN
5 55 (19.57%) MPLS
6 52 (18.51%) Wireless
7 40 (14.23%) BGP
8 39 (13.88%) SAN
9 37 (13.17%) DNS
9 37 (13.17%) TCP/IP
10 34 (12.10%) OSPF
11 33 (11.74%) VoIP
11 33 (11.74%) VPN
12 24 (8.54%) Cisco Firepower
12 24 (8.54%) Cisco Nexus
12 24 (8.54%) Network Security
13 23 (8.19%) Wi-Fi
14 20 (7.12%) ADSL
14 20 (7.12%) Ethernet
15 19 (6.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.91%) MySQL
2 11 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.56%) Apache Hive
3 10 (3.56%) Big Data
3 10 (3.56%) Hadoop
4 8 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (2.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (2.85%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.36%) Informix
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.36%) Power BI
6 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (3.56%) Bitbucket
1 10 (3.56%) CodeSonar
1 10 (3.56%) Git (software)
1 10 (3.56%) git-flow
1 10 (3.56%) JIRA
1 10 (3.56%) Robot Framework
1 10 (3.56%) Selenium
General
1 57 (20.28%) Telecoms
2 31 (11.03%) Retail
3 15 (5.34%) Finance
4 5 (1.78%) Marketing
5 4 (1.42%) Legal
6 3 (1.07%) Advertising
6 3 (1.07%) Banking
7 2 (0.71%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 109 (38.79%) Network Engineer
2 49 (17.44%) Cisco Engineer
3 47 (16.73%) Analyst
4 42 (14.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 32 (11.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 31 (11.03%) Service Analyst
7 30 (10.68%) Support Engineer
8 28 (9.96%) Service Desk Analyst
9 26 (9.25%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 24 (8.54%) Senior Network Engineer
11 20 (7.12%) Consultant
12 17 (6.05%) Cisco Consultant
12 17 (6.05%) Cisco Security Consultant
12 17 (6.05%) Security Consultant
12 17 (6.05%) Support Analyst
13 16 (5.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 16 (5.69%) NOC Engineer
14 15 (5.34%) Telecoms Analyst
15 14 (4.98%) Junior
16 13 (4.63%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.91%) .NET
1 11 (3.91%) REST
1 11 (3.91%) SOAP
2 10 (3.56%) .NET Framework
2 10 (3.56%) ASP.NET
2 10 (3.56%) Django
2 10 (3.56%) Java EE
2 10 (3.56%) LAMP
2 10 (3.56%) Node.js
2 10 (3.56%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (3.56%) Spring MVC
2 10 (3.56%) STL
3 1 (0.36%) HTML
3 1 (0.36%) HTML5
3 1 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.73%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.76%) Public Cloud
3 10 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (3.20%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.85%) Driving Licence
5 8 (2.85%) NHS
6 7 (2.49%) EPoS
7 6 (2.14%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.14%) Replication
8 5 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.71%) Fintech
11 2 (0.71%) PKI
12 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.36%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 103 (36.65%) Windows
2 67 (23.84%) Windows Server
3 47 (16.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (10.32%) Linux
5 22 (7.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.91%) Android
6 11 (3.91%) Windows 10
7 10 (3.56%) Apple iOS
7 10 (3.56%) Mac OS X
8 7 (2.49%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.14%) HPUX
9 6 (2.14%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.07%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.71%) CentOS
11 2 (0.71%) Unix
11 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.36%) AIX
12 1 (0.36%) Debian
12 1 (0.36%) Fedora
12 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (31.67%) ITIL
2 51 (18.15%) Incident Management
3 40 (14.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 39 (13.88%) Problem Management
5 34 (12.10%) Service Management
6 30 (10.68%) Change Management
7 29 (10.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 26 (9.25%) Knowledge Management
8 26 (9.25%) Statistics
9 25 (8.90%) Cybersecurity
10 20 (7.12%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (6.41%) Migration
12 17 (6.05%) Information Security
13 16 (5.69%) Network Management
14 15 (5.34%) Load Balancing
15 14 (4.98%) Coaching
16 13 (4.63%) Change Control
16 13 (4.63%) Penetration Testing
16 13 (4.63%) Project Management
17 12 (4.27%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.98%) Python
1 14 (4.98%) SQL
2 13 (4.63%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.27%) C#
3 12 (4.27%) PHP
4 11 (3.91%) C
4 11 (3.91%) C++
4 11 (3.91%) Java
4 11 (3.91%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.56%) Bash Shell
5 10 (3.56%) Objective-C
6 4 (1.42%) Perl
7 2 (0.71%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.36%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.36%) Lisp
8 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 281 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 107 (38.08%) CCNP
3 65 (23.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 45 (16.01%) MCSE
5 40 (14.23%) Network+ Certification
6 30 (10.68%) Degree
7 25 (8.90%) Security Cleared
8 22 (7.83%) MCSA
8 22 (7.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (6.41%) MCP
10 16 (5.69%) CISSP
11 14 (4.98%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (4.63%) CompTIA Security+
13 12 (4.27%) CCIE
14 11 (3.91%) VCP5
15 10 (3.56%) DV Cleared
15 10 (3.56%) GIAC
15 10 (3.56%) Linux+ Certification
15 10 (3.56%) SANS
15 10 (3.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.39%) SLA
2 22 (7.83%) PMO
3 11 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.78%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.42%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (1.42%) GDPR
5 4 (1.42%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.71%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 73 (25.98%) Active Directory
2 37 (13.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (7.47%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.05%) vSphere
5 10 (3.56%) Docker
6 8 (2.85%) XenApp
6 8 (2.85%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.78%) pfSense
8 3 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.36%) Firmware
9 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.36%) vCloud
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (6.05%) FortiGate
1 17 (6.05%) Stealthwatch
2 10 (3.56%) Puppet
2 10 (3.56%) Salt
2 10 (3.56%) SCCM
3 9 (3.20%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (2.49%) AirWatch
5 5 (1.78%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.36%) Iperf
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.36%) Nessus
6 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.36%) TrustSec
6 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 222 (79.00%) Cisco
2 74 (26.33%) Microsoft
3 70 (24.91%) VMware
4 52 (18.51%) Fortinet
5 47 (16.73%) Juniper
6 34 (12.10%) CheckPoint
7 27 (9.61%) Huawei
7 27 (9.61%) Palo Alto
8 26 (9.25%) Citrix
8 26 (9.25%) Meraki
9 17 (6.05%) F5
9 17 (6.05%) IronPort
10 14 (4.98%) HP
11 12 (4.27%) Dell
11 12 (4.27%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.49%) NetApp
12 7 (2.49%) Veeam
13 6 (2.14%) Adobe
13 6 (2.14%) Avaya
14 5 (1.78%) Riverbed