Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 142 169
Rank change year-on-year -29 +27 +13
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 50 58 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.90% 1.26% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.74% 5.36% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 45 32 33
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £32,000 £25,250 £21,100
90th Percentile £58,750 £48,625 £49,900
UK median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -4.76% +5.00%

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 1,336 1,083 1,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 23.92% 23.51% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 907 692 1,068
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,775 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Edinburgh -24 30 £40,000 +23.08% 4
Glasgow -32 17 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Stirling - 3 £34,000 -
Aberdeen - 2 - -
CCNA
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 50 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (74.00%) Cisco
3 34 (68.00%) CCNP
4 20 (40.00%) F5
5 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (32.00%) Data Centre
5 16 (32.00%) Wireless
5 16 (32.00%) Firewall
5 16 (32.00%) VMware
6 15 (30.00%) JNCIP
7 13 (26.00%) Presales
8 11 (22.00%) Juniper
8 11 (22.00%) ITIL
9 10 (20.00%) Windows
9 10 (20.00%) MCSE
9 10 (20.00%) SAN
9 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 9 (18.00%) Cisco Wireless
10 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (18.00%) MPLS
10 9 (18.00%) BGP
10 9 (18.00%) Citrix
10 9 (18.00%) Ethernet
10 9 (18.00%) VPN
10 9 (18.00%) MCP
10 9 (18.00%) LAN
11 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
11 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery

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 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (16.00%) Office 365
2 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) Firewall
1 16 (32.00%) Wireless
2 10 (20.00%) SAN
3 9 (18.00%) BGP
3 9 (18.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 9 (18.00%) Ethernet
3 9 (18.00%) LAN
3 9 (18.00%) MPLS
3 9 (18.00%) VPN
4 7 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (14.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (10.00%) WAN
5 5 (10.00%) WLAN
6 3 (6.00%) ADSL
6 3 (6.00%) OSPF
7 2 (4.00%) Internet
7 2 (4.00%) IPv6
7 2 (4.00%) RSVP
7 2 (4.00%) SONET
General
1 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Network Engineer
2 22 (44.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 20 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Project Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) IP Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) IP Design Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) IP Network Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Network Design Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Core Network Design Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Core Network Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Design Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Juniper Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) IT Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Presales
2 11 (22.00%) ITIL
3 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (12.00%) Facilities Management
5 6 (12.00%) Network Design
6 3 (6.00%) Service Management
7 2 (4.00%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (4.00%) CRM
7 2 (4.00%) ITSM
7 2 (4.00%) Process Management
7 2 (4.00%) System Testing
8 1 (2.00%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.00%) Proactive Monitoring
8 1 (2.00%) Service Design
8 1 (2.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.00%) C
1 1 (2.00%) Java
1 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (68.00%) CCNP
3 15 (30.00%) JNCIP
4 10 (20.00%) MCSE
4 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (18.00%) MCP
6 6 (12.00%) CCIE
6 6 (12.00%) CCIP
7 4 (8.00%) CCIE Security
8 2 (4.00%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.00%) GPEN
9 1 (2.00%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.00%) MCSA
9 1 (2.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (2.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (4.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 37 (74.00%) Cisco
2 20 (40.00%) F5
3 16 (32.00%) VMware
4 11 (22.00%) Juniper
5 9 (18.00%) Citrix
6 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) Mitel
8 1 (2.00%) Remedy
8 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds