Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 195 127
Rank change year-on-year +14 -68 +55
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 44 33 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.82% 0.59% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.78% 2.44% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 58
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £38,625 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.56% +11.96% +6.15%
10th Percentile £25,250 £31,625 £21,700
90th Percentile £51,125 £55,475 £51,975
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 Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,165 1,350 1,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.83% 24.28% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 748 856 759
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,700
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,625 £58,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Scotland

CCNA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for CCNA in Scotland

CCNA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Scotland over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Scotland

CCNA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 12 November 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
Glasgow -1 18 £27,000 -26.81% 1
Edinburgh +6 16 £40,000 -1.84% 1
South Lanarkshire - 5 £38,000 -
North Lanarkshire +4 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £34,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £46,000 -
CCNA
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (79.55%) Cisco
3 23 (52.27%) CCNP
3 23 (52.27%) Firewall
4 13 (29.55%) F5
5 12 (27.27%) LAN
6 11 (25.00%) Wireless
6 11 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 11 (25.00%) Windows
6 11 (25.00%) Juniper
7 10 (22.73%) CheckPoint
7 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (20.45%) HP
8 9 (20.45%) WAN
8 9 (20.45%) Network Security
8 9 (20.45%) Information Security
8 9 (20.45%) Data Centre
9 8 (18.18%) Finance
9 8 (18.18%) VMware
9 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (18.18%) Citrix
10 7 (15.91%) VoIP
10 7 (15.91%) ITIL
10 7 (15.91%) MCP
10 7 (15.91%) MCSA
10 7 (15.91%) Network+ Certification
11 6 (13.64%) CCENT
11 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (13.64%) Google

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.64%) Office 365
3 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (52.27%) Firewall
2 12 (27.27%) LAN
3 11 (25.00%) Wireless
4 9 (20.45%) Network Security
4 9 (20.45%) WAN
5 7 (15.91%) VoIP
6 5 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.09%) DNS
8 3 (6.82%) MPLS
8 3 (6.82%) NetScaler
8 3 (6.82%) OSPF
8 3 (6.82%) SAN
8 3 (6.82%) Telepresence
8 3 (6.82%) Unified Communications
8 3 (6.82%) VLAN
8 3 (6.82%) Wireshark
8 3 (6.82%) WLAN
9 2 (4.55%) BGP
9 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Project Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.82%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Mitel Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco Network Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) IT Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) IT Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Network Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Client/Server
3 5 (11.36%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 4 (9.09%) PMI
5 3 (6.82%) IVR
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) Fintech
6 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (20.45%) Information Security
3 7 (15.91%) ITIL
4 6 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (13.64%) Presales
5 5 (11.36%) Coaching
5 5 (11.36%) Information Security Management
5 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.36%) Security Management
6 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.09%) Network Design
6 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.09%) Project Management
6 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (6.82%) Server Management
8 2 (4.55%) Business Transformation
8 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (4.55%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) C
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (52.27%) CCNP
3 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (15.91%) MCP
4 7 (15.91%) MCSA
4 7 (15.91%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (13.64%) CCENT
6 5 (11.36%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (11.36%) Degree
6 5 (11.36%) JNCIP
7 4 (9.09%) CCIE
7 4 (9.09%) MCSE
7 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
8 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 2 (4.55%) PMP
8 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.27%) MCITP
9 1 (2.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
4 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (6.82%) vCenter Server
2 2 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (79.55%) Cisco
2 13 (29.55%) F5
3 11 (25.00%) Juniper
4 10 (22.73%) CheckPoint
4 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 9 (20.45%) HP
6 8 (18.18%) Citrix
6 8 (18.18%) VMware
7 6 (13.64%) Google
8 3 (6.82%) Fortinet
8 3 (6.82%) Mitel
8 3 (6.82%) Palo Alto
9 2 (4.55%) Forcepoint
10 1 (2.27%) BMC
10 1 (2.27%) Dell
10 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.27%) Sophos
10 1 (2.27%) Symantec
10 1 (2.27%) Veeam
10 1 (2.27%) Veritas