Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 182 155
Rank change year-on-year +11 -27 +2
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 61 40 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.11% 0.75% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.23% 3.15% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 49
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -16.17%
10th Percentile £33,200 £30,050 £21,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -

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 Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,166 1,268 1,484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.22% 23.67% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 781 769 865
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +6 31 £40,000 -15.79% 7
Glasgow -19 14 £39,000 +11.43% 3
South Lanarkshire - 5 £38,000 -
Stirling - 1 £34,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £46,000 -
CCNA
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (86.89%) Cisco
3 39 (63.93%) CCNP
4 37 (60.66%) Firewall
5 29 (47.54%) LAN
6 25 (40.98%) WAN
6 25 (40.98%) Data Centre
7 20 (32.79%) F5
8 18 (29.51%) Wireless
8 18 (29.51%) CheckPoint
9 15 (24.59%) VMware
9 15 (24.59%) Juniper
10 14 (22.95%) VoIP
11 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (21.31%) Presales
12 12 (19.67%) vCenter Server
12 12 (19.67%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (19.67%) HP
13 11 (18.03%) Unified Communications
13 11 (18.03%) Cisco CUCM
13 11 (18.03%) JNCIP
13 11 (18.03%) Telepresence
14 10 (16.39%) Cloud Computing
14 10 (16.39%) MPLS
14 10 (16.39%) OSPF
15 9 (14.75%) NHS
15 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing
15 9 (14.75%) Network Management
15 9 (14.75%) Retail
15 9 (14.75%) Performance Monitoring

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 (4.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) JBoss
2 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.28%) WildFly
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.92%) Office 365
4 2 (3.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (60.66%) Firewall
2 29 (47.54%) LAN
3 25 (40.98%) WAN
4 18 (29.51%) Wireless
5 14 (22.95%) VoIP
6 11 (18.03%) Telepresence
6 11 (18.03%) Unified Communications
7 10 (16.39%) MPLS
7 10 (16.39%) OSPF
8 7 (11.48%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
10 4 (6.56%) WLAN
11 3 (4.92%) DNS
11 3 (4.92%) VPN
11 3 (4.92%) Wireshark
12 2 (3.28%) DHCP
12 2 (3.28%) Internet
12 2 (3.28%) Network Security
12 2 (3.28%) SAN
12 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) SAP HANA
General
1 9 (14.75%) Retail
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (47.54%) Cisco Engineer
1 29 (47.54%) Network Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Project Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Network Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Mitel Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Cisco Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Cisco Network Architect
8 2 (3.28%) IT Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Network Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) J2EE
2 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.98%) Data Centre
2 9 (14.75%) NHS
3 5 (8.20%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (6.56%) Driving Licence
4 4 (6.56%) PMI
5 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.92%) IVR
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) Presales
2 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing
2 9 (14.75%) Network Management
2 9 (14.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (13.11%) ITIL
4 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
4 4 (6.56%) Project Management
5 3 (4.92%) Fault Analysis
5 3 (4.92%) ITSM
5 3 (4.92%) Proactive Management
5 3 (4.92%) Server Management
5 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.92%) Service Management
6 2 (3.28%) Business Transformation
6 2 (3.28%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.28%) Information Security
6 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (3.28%) ITIL V2
6 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (63.93%) CCNP
3 11 (18.03%) JNCIP
4 4 (6.56%) CCIE
4 4 (6.56%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.28%) Degree
5 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.28%) MCP
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 2 (3.28%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (3.28%) PMP
5 2 (3.28%) VCAP
5 2 (3.28%) VCDX
6 1 (1.64%) CCIE Security
6 1 (1.64%) MCSE
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (19.67%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) vCenter Server
2 11 (18.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 53 (86.89%) Cisco
2 20 (32.79%) F5
3 18 (29.51%) CheckPoint
4 15 (24.59%) Juniper
4 15 (24.59%) VMware
5 12 (19.67%) HP
6 9 (14.75%) Extreme Networks
7 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.56%) Citrix
9 3 (4.92%) Forcepoint
9 3 (4.92%) Mitel
10 2 (3.28%) Oracle
10 2 (3.28%) SAP
11 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto