Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 219 166
Rank change year-on-year -11 -53 +20
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 315 334 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 1.25% 1.38% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.76% 6.28% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 289 299 435
North of England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% -
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,350 £22,000
90th Percentile £52,890 £51,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +3.70%

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 4,662 5,315 6,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 18.55% 21.94% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3,718 4,160 4,942
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,363 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% -3.23% +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 23 April 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 23 April 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 0 162 £37,500 -6.25% 34
Yorkshire -7 130 £37,500 +4.17% 27
North East -30 23 £30,000 +20.00% 5
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 315 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 227 (72.06%) Cisco
3 149 (47.30%) Firewall
4 147 (46.67%) CCNP
5 111 (35.24%) Windows
6 110 (34.92%) VMware
7 99 (31.43%) WAN
8 89 (28.25%) ITIL
9 85 (26.98%) Wireless
10 76 (24.13%) LAN
11 75 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 63 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 56 (17.78%) MPLS
14 55 (17.46%) VPN
15 53 (16.83%) MCSA
16 52 (16.51%) Active Directory
17 51 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
18 50 (15.87%) Windows Server
19 47 (14.92%) Data Centre
19 47 (14.92%) VoIP
20 46 (14.60%) OSPF
21 44 (13.97%) Load Balancing
22 42 (13.33%) Degree
22 42 (13.33%) F5
22 42 (13.33%) TCP/IP
22 42 (13.33%) MCSE
23 41 (13.02%) Linux
23 41 (13.02%) DNS
23 41 (13.02%) Finance
24 40 (12.70%) Problem-Solving

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 28 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.95%) Apache
3 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.32%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.32%) IIS
4 1 (0.32%) JBoss
4 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.90%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 31 (9.84%) Office 365
2 22 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 149 (47.30%) Firewall
2 99 (31.43%) WAN
3 85 (26.98%) Wireless
4 76 (24.13%) LAN
5 56 (17.78%) MPLS
6 55 (17.46%) VPN
7 47 (14.92%) VoIP
8 46 (14.60%) OSPF
9 42 (13.33%) TCP/IP
10 41 (13.02%) DNS
11 39 (12.38%) BGP
11 39 (12.38%) Cisco ASA
12 38 (12.06%) Wi-Fi
13 35 (11.11%) Ethernet
13 35 (11.11%) Network Security
14 32 (10.16%) VLAN
15 29 (9.21%) DHCP
16 24 (7.62%) EIGRP
17 21 (6.67%) IPsec
18 19 (6.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.90%) MySQL
3 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.32%) DTS
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.32%) Power BI
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (13.02%) Finance
2 31 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 28 (8.89%) Retail
4 12 (3.81%) Games
5 7 (2.22%) Marketing
6 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.63%) Advertising
7 2 (0.63%) Automotive
7 2 (0.63%) Law
7 2 (0.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Local Government
8 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 113 (35.87%) Network Engineer
2 54 (17.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 53 (16.83%) Support Engineer
4 51 (16.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 39 (12.38%) Analyst
6 22 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
7 21 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 20 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (5.08%) Network Operations Engineer
9 16 (5.08%) Operations Engineer
10 15 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 15 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 15 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 15 (4.76%) Technical Leader
11 14 (4.44%) Network Support
12 13 (4.13%) IT Support
12 13 (4.13%) Network Support Engineer
13 12 (3.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 12 (3.81%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.90%) .NET
2 5 (1.59%) Software Packaging
3 4 (1.27%) 802.1X
4 3 (0.95%) Flash
4 3 (0.95%) Web Services
5 2 (0.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.92%) Data Centre
2 17 (5.40%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.90%) Replication
6 5 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.59%) NHS
7 4 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.95%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.95%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.63%) Clustering
9 2 (0.63%) EPoS
9 2 (0.63%) FMCG
10 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.32%) CMDB
10 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.32%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.32%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 111 (35.24%) Windows
2 50 (15.87%) Windows Server
3 41 (13.02%) Linux
4 22 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (5.08%) Windows 7
6 13 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.90%) Unix
8 5 (1.59%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.27%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (1.27%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.27%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.95%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.95%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.32%) CentOS
11 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (28.25%) ITIL
2 44 (13.97%) Load Balancing
3 40 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
4 36 (11.43%) Problem Management
5 34 (10.79%) Root Cause Analysis
6 33 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 30 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
8 27 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 27 (8.57%) Service Management
9 21 (6.67%) Network Design
10 20 (6.35%) High Availability
11 19 (6.03%) Web Filtering
12 18 (5.71%) Mentoring
12 18 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
13 16 (5.08%) Incident Management
13 16 (5.08%) Information Security
13 16 (5.08%) Network Management
13 16 (5.08%) Security Patching
14 14 (4.44%) Change Management
15 13 (4.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (9.21%) SQL
2 14 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.54%) C#
4 5 (1.59%) C
4 5 (1.59%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.27%) Python
5 4 (1.27%) Ruby
6 2 (0.63%) PHP
7 1 (0.32%) Java
7 1 (0.32%) Lisp
7 1 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 315 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 147 (46.67%) CCNP
3 75 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (16.83%) MCSA
5 42 (13.33%) Degree
5 42 (13.33%) MCSE
6 32 (10.16%) CCIE
7 27 (8.57%) CCDA
8 23 (7.30%) MCP
9 21 (6.67%) MCITP
10 17 (5.40%) Network+ Certification
11 15 (4.76%) CISSP
12 14 (4.44%) CCENT
13 13 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (3.17%) JNCIP
15 8 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
15 8 (2.54%) SC Cleared
15 8 (2.54%) Security Cleared
16 7 (2.22%) CCSP
16 7 (2.22%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.21%) SLA
2 10 (3.17%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.22%) GDPR
3 7 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) COBIT
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 52 (16.51%) Active Directory
2 51 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (12.38%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.86%) Firmware
5 6 (1.90%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.95%) Snort
6 3 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.63%) vSphere
8 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (3.49%) FortiGate
2 9 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (2.54%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (2.22%) SCCM
5 6 (1.90%) SmoothWall
6 5 (1.59%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.95%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 2 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.32%) OpenView
9 1 (0.32%) WSUS
9 1 (0.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 227 (72.06%) Cisco
2 110 (34.92%) VMware
3 63 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 42 (13.33%) F5
5 35 (11.11%) Avaya
6 33 (10.48%) Juniper
7 32 (10.16%) Genesys
7 32 (10.16%) Verint
8 26 (8.25%) HP
9 24 (7.62%) Fortinet
10 22 (6.98%) CheckPoint
11 21 (6.67%) Citrix
12 14 (4.44%) Meraki
12 14 (4.44%) SolarWinds
13 13 (4.13%) Dell
14 12 (3.81%) Huawei
15 10 (3.17%) Extreme Networks
16 9 (2.86%) Google
16 9 (2.86%) NetApp
17 8 (2.54%) Twitter