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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK / Scotland
Rank 125 122 125
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 13 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.56% 1.27% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.42% 4.61% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 21
Median salary £31,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.63% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median 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 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 538 802 842
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 23.20% 27.43% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 334 521 536
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 24 March 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 24 March 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
Edinburgh -3 10 £35,000 +16.66%
Glasgow +10 3 £31,500 -30.00%
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 53 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (84.91%) Cisco
3 32 (60.38%) Firewall
4 27 (50.94%) CCNP
5 19 (35.85%) CheckPoint
6 17 (32.08%) ITIL
7 16 (30.19%) WAN
8 15 (28.30%) LAN
9 14 (26.42%) F5
9 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
10 13 (24.53%) Juniper
10 13 (24.53%) Windows
11 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (18.87%) OSPF
12 10 (18.87%) MCSE
13 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
13 9 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
14 8 (15.09%) Internet
14 8 (15.09%) BGP
14 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
14 8 (15.09%) Wireless
14 8 (15.09%) Network Design
15 7 (13.21%) Degree
15 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
15 7 (13.21%) Linux
15 7 (13.21%) MPLS
16 6 (11.32%) DHCP
16 6 (11.32%) DNS
16 6 (11.32%) VMware

CCNA
Top Related 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 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (60.38%) Firewall
2 16 (30.19%) WAN
3 15 (28.30%) LAN
4 10 (18.87%) OSPF
5 9 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (15.09%) BGP
6 8 (15.09%) Internet
6 8 (15.09%) Wireless
7 7 (13.21%) MPLS
7 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
8 6 (11.32%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (11.32%) DHCP
8 6 (11.32%) DNS
9 5 (9.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (7.55%) DMVPN
10 4 (7.55%) EIGRP
10 4 (7.55%) SNA
10 4 (7.55%) Unified Communications
10 4 (7.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Network Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Consultant
3 8 (15.09%) Network Consultant
4 7 (13.21%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Network Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Data Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) IT Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Systems Support
7 3 (5.66%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) EMC VNX
4 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.77%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.77%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.89%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
3 7 (13.21%) Linux
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.77%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (3.77%) Unix
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) ITIL
2 8 (15.09%) Network Design
3 4 (7.55%) High Availability
3 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
3 4 (7.55%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.77%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.77%) Change Management
5 2 (3.77%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (3.77%) DevOps
5 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (3.77%) IT Strategy
5 2 (3.77%) Kanban
5 2 (3.77%) Migration
5 2 (3.77%) Network Management
6 1 (1.89%) Line Management
6 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) PHP
3 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 53 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (50.94%) CCNP
3 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (18.87%) MCSE
5 7 (13.21%) Degree
6 5 (9.43%) CCIE
7 4 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.66%) MCITP
9 2 (3.77%) CCDA
9 2 (3.77%) CCDP
9 2 (3.77%) HNC
9 2 (3.77%) HND
10 1 (1.89%) CCENT
10 1 (1.89%) CCMSE
10 1 (1.89%) CCSE
10 1 (1.89%) CCSM
10 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.89%) LPIC
10 1 (1.89%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) COBIT
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.66%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.77%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (3.77%) UAG
4 2 (3.77%) vSphere
5 1 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.77%) HAProxy
2 2 (3.77%) Nagios
2 2 (3.77%) vRealize
3 1 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.89%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.89%) WMI
3 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (84.91%) Cisco
2 19 (35.85%) CheckPoint
3 14 (26.42%) F5
4 13 (24.53%) Juniper
5 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.32%) Fortinet
6 6 (11.32%) VMware
7 5 (9.43%) EMC
7 5 (9.43%) Intel Security
8 4 (7.55%) HP
9 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.66%) WatchGuard
10 2 (3.77%) Avaya
10 2 (3.77%) Dell
10 2 (3.77%) EqualLogic
10 2 (3.77%) NetApp
10 2 (3.77%) Samsung
10 2 (3.77%) SonicWALL
10 2 (3.77%) Veeam
10 2 (3.77%) Zerto
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