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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 117 114
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 21 46 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.79% 1.62% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.25% 6.01% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 37
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £51,300 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 646 766 837
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 24.40% 27.03% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 406 400 562
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.88% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing CCNA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +13 11 £35,530 -23.59% 1
Edinburgh -14 7 £55,000 +46.66% 1
North Lanarkshire +2 2 £36,750 +33.63%
Aberdeen -8 1 £47,500 +150.00%
CCNA
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing CCNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (55.88%) Cisco
3 16 (47.06%) CCNP
4 13 (38.24%) WAN
4 13 (38.24%) Firewall
5 12 (35.29%) LAN
5 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (32.35%) MCSE
7 9 (26.47%) Windows
7 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
8 8 (23.53%) MPLS
8 8 (23.53%) OSPF
8 8 (23.53%) BGP
8 8 (23.53%) Ethernet
8 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 8 (23.53%) Juniper
8 8 (23.53%) Spanning Tree
9 7 (20.59%) Degree
9 7 (20.59%) Internet
10 6 (17.65%) IPv6
10 6 (17.65%) SONET
10 6 (17.65%) RSVP
10 6 (17.65%) VMware
10 6 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.65%) SDH
10 6 (17.65%) ITIL
10 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (17.65%) VLAN

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 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Firewall
1 13 (38.24%) WAN
2 12 (35.29%) LAN
3 8 (23.53%) BGP
3 8 (23.53%) Ethernet
3 8 (23.53%) MPLS
3 8 (23.53%) OSPF
3 8 (23.53%) Spanning Tree
3 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 7 (20.59%) Internet
5 6 (17.65%) HSRP
5 6 (17.65%) IPv6
5 6 (17.65%) RSVP
5 6 (17.65%) SDH
5 6 (17.65%) SONET
5 6 (17.65%) VLAN
5 6 (17.65%) VPLS
5 6 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.88%) IPv4
6 2 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Back Office
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Network Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) IT Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Network Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Administrator
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Consultant
3 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Data Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Systems Support
3 2 (5.88%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) EMC VNX
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.94%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Unix
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Process Management
2 5 (14.71%) Service Design
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.82%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.88%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Change Control
5 2 (5.88%) CRM
5 2 (5.88%) Fault Management
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Network Management
5 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) SDLC
5 2 (5.88%) SOA
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (47.06%) CCNP
3 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (32.35%) MCSE
5 7 (20.59%) Degree
6 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (14.71%) CCIP
8 3 (8.82%) MCP
9 2 (5.88%) CCDA
9 2 (5.88%) CCDP
9 2 (5.88%) CCIE
10 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
10 1 (2.94%) MCDST
10 1 (2.94%) MCSA
10 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
10 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Firmware
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HAProxy
1 2 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Cisco
2 8 (23.53%) Juniper
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) VMware
4 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.88%) Brocade
5 2 (5.88%) Dell
5 2 (5.88%) EMC
5 2 (5.88%) EqualLogic
5 2 (5.88%) F5
5 2 (5.88%) HP
5 2 (5.88%) McAfee
5 2 (5.88%) SonicWALL
5 2 (5.88%) Sophos
5 2 (5.88%) Veeam
5 2 (5.88%) WatchGuard
5 2 (5.88%) Zerto
6 1 (2.94%) Mitel
6 1 (2.94%) Remedy
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + on call allowance & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago