Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 207 183
Rank change year-on-year -12 -24 -16
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 320 380 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 1.35% 1.52% 1.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 7.04% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 275 334 435
North of England median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,575 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £55,000
England 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 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 4,480 5,396 6,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 18.88% 21.59% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3,463 4,190 5,020
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% -4.21% +5.56%

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 18 July 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 18 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
North West +14 195 £38,500 -1.28% 23
Yorkshire -25 107 £38,125 +8.93% 12
North East -16 18 £39,000 +6.85% 1
CCNA
England

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

1 320 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 248 (77.50%) Cisco
3 161 (50.31%) Firewall
4 140 (43.75%) CCNP
5 104 (32.50%) WAN
6 99 (30.94%) Windows
7 88 (27.50%) VMware
8 84 (26.25%) ITIL
9 83 (25.94%) LAN
10 71 (22.19%) Wireless
11 66 (20.63%) Microsoft
11 66 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 63 (19.69%) MPLS
13 59 (18.44%) Active Directory
14 58 (18.13%) OSPF
14 58 (18.13%) Windows Server
15 54 (16.88%) Data Centre
16 51 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
16 51 (15.94%) Cisco ASA
17 49 (15.31%) Telecoms
18 48 (15.00%) Problem Management
19 47 (14.69%) VPN
20 46 (14.38%) TCP/IP
20 46 (14.38%) Network+ Certification
20 46 (14.38%) Incident Management
20 46 (14.38%) Fortinet
21 44 (13.75%) MCSE
21 44 (13.75%) BGP
22 42 (13.13%) Linux
23 41 (12.81%) VoIP

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 25 (7.81%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (2.50%) Apache Pig
3 8 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (0.94%) IIS
4 3 (0.94%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.63%) Apache
5 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.31%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.31%) nginx
6 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (3.44%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.81%) Office 365
2 19 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.19%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.31%) IaaS
5 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 161 (50.31%) Firewall
2 104 (32.50%) WAN
3 83 (25.94%) LAN
4 71 (22.19%) Wireless
5 63 (19.69%) MPLS
6 58 (18.13%) OSPF
7 51 (15.94%) Cisco ASA
8 47 (14.69%) VPN
9 46 (14.38%) TCP/IP
10 44 (13.75%) BGP
11 41 (12.81%) VoIP
12 39 (12.19%) DNS
13 35 (10.94%) Network Security
14 32 (10.00%) SAN
15 29 (9.06%) Cisco Nexus
15 29 (9.06%) Wi-Fi
16 28 (8.75%) Ethernet
17 24 (7.50%) EIGRP
18 22 (6.88%) IPsec
18 22 (6.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.81%) MySQL
3 8 (2.50%) Apache Hive
3 8 (2.50%) Big Data
3 8 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.63%) Power BI
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (2.50%) Bitbucket
1 8 (2.50%) CodeSonar
1 8 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 8 (2.50%) git-flow
1 8 (2.50%) JIRA
1 8 (2.50%) Robot Framework
1 8 (2.50%) Selenium
2 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (15.31%) Telecoms
2 37 (11.56%) Retail
3 21 (6.56%) Finance
4 9 (2.81%) Games
5 5 (1.56%) Advertising
6 3 (0.94%) Banking
6 3 (0.94%) Law
7 2 (0.63%) Automotive
7 2 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 133 (41.56%) Network Engineer
2 52 (16.25%) Analyst
3 51 (15.94%) Cisco Engineer
4 49 (15.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 49 (15.31%) Support Engineer
5 35 (10.94%) Senior Network Engineer
6 33 (10.31%) Service Analyst
7 30 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
8 26 (8.13%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 25 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (6.25%) Telecoms Analyst
11 16 (5.00%) Network Support
12 15 (4.69%) Network Support Engineer
13 14 (4.38%) IT Support
13 14 (4.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 14 (4.38%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
14 13 (4.06%) Support Analyst
15 12 (3.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 12 (3.75%) Team Leader
16 11 (3.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.13%) .NET
2 9 (2.81%) LAMP
2 9 (2.81%) REST
2 9 (2.81%) SOAP
3 8 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 8 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 8 (2.50%) Django
3 8 (2.50%) Java EE
3 8 (2.50%) Node.js
3 8 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (2.50%) Spring MVC
3 8 (2.50%) STL
4 4 (1.25%) Web Services
5 3 (0.94%) Flash
6 1 (0.31%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.88%) Data Centre
2 15 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.44%) Public Cloud
4 10 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.13%) NHS
5 8 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.19%) Replication
7 5 (1.56%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (1.56%) EPoS
8 4 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.94%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.63%) Clustering
10 2 (0.63%) Fintech
10 2 (0.63%) PKI
10 2 (0.63%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.31%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.31%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 99 (30.94%) Windows
2 58 (18.13%) Windows Server
3 42 (13.13%) Linux
4 34 (10.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.50%) Android
6 8 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.50%) Mac OS X
6 8 (2.50%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.56%) Windows 10
8 5 (1.56%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.94%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (0.94%) HPUX
9 3 (0.94%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.63%) Unix
11 1 (0.31%) AIX
11 1 (0.31%) CentOS
11 1 (0.31%) Debian
11 1 (0.31%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (26.25%) ITIL
2 48 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 46 (14.38%) Incident Management
4 39 (12.19%) Service Management
5 37 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
6 34 (10.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 31 (9.69%) Change Management
8 30 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
9 28 (8.75%) Knowledge Management
9 28 (8.75%) Load Balancing
9 28 (8.75%) Network Management
9 28 (8.75%) Statistics
10 27 (8.44%) Kalman Filter
11 24 (7.50%) Information Security
11 24 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
12 20 (6.25%) Mentoring
13 19 (5.94%) Performance Monitoring
14 17 (5.31%) E-Commerce
14 17 (5.31%) Web Filtering
15 16 (5.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.06%) PowerShell
2 12 (3.75%) C
3 11 (3.44%) Python
4 10 (3.13%) C#
5 9 (2.81%) PHP
6 8 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.50%) C++
6 8 (2.50%) Java
6 8 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.50%) Objective-C
6 8 (2.50%) SQL
7 4 (1.25%) Perl
8 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.63%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 320 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 140 (43.75%) CCNP
3 66 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (14.38%) Network+ Certification
5 44 (13.75%) MCSE
6 35 (10.94%) Degree
7 31 (9.69%) MCSA
8 24 (7.50%) Security Cleared
9 23 (7.19%) CISSP
9 23 (7.19%) MCP
9 23 (7.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (5.00%) CCIE
11 12 (3.75%) CCENT
11 12 (3.75%) JNCIP
11 12 (3.75%) MCITP
12 11 (3.44%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (3.13%) CCDA
13 10 (3.13%) CompTIA Security+
13 10 (3.13%) SC Cleared
14 9 (2.81%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.25%) SLA
2 13 (4.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.44%) GDPR
4 6 (1.88%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.94%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.94%) PMO
6 2 (0.63%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.63%) QA
7 1 (0.31%) COBIT
7 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (18.44%) Active Directory
2 51 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (10.31%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.44%) vSphere
5 9 (2.81%) Firmware
6 8 (2.50%) Docker
7 4 (1.25%) pfSense
8 3 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.31%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.31%) vCloud
9 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.31%) XenApp
9 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (4.69%) FortiGate
3 10 (3.13%) SCCM
4 8 (2.50%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (2.50%) Puppet
4 8 (2.50%) Salt
5 6 (1.88%) SmoothWall
6 4 (1.25%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.25%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.63%) Stealthwatch
7 2 (0.63%) WSUS
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.31%) Nessus
8 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.31%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 248 (77.50%) Cisco
2 88 (27.50%) VMware
3 66 (20.63%) Microsoft
4 46 (14.38%) Fortinet
5 38 (11.88%) Juniper
6 33 (10.31%) F5
7 32 (10.00%) HP
8 31 (9.69%) CheckPoint
9 28 (8.75%) Huawei
10 22 (6.88%) Avaya
10 22 (6.88%) SolarWinds
11 19 (5.94%) Dell
11 19 (5.94%) Meraki
12 18 (5.63%) Genesys
12 18 (5.63%) Verint
13 17 (5.31%) Citrix
14 12 (3.75%) Extreme Networks
15 10 (3.13%) Palo Alto
16 9 (2.81%) Riverbed
17 8 (2.50%) NetApp