Period
to 17 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 217 173 166
Rank change year-on-year -44 -7 +71
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 247 163 444
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.42% 1.67% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.96% 7.09% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 136 115 351
10th Percentile £22,250 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,500 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +20.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £59,375 £60,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4,976 2,298 6,299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.60% 23.61% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,685 1,668 4,752
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,785 £27,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £34,723
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CCNA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in the South East

CCNA
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CCNA in the South East.

Salary trend for CCNA in the South East

CCNA
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing CCNA in the South East over the 6 months to 17 January 2022.

Salary histogram for CCNA in the South East

CCNA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 January 2022. 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
Thames Valley -15 90 £50,000 +26.58% 11
Hampshire -63 73 £52,750 +27.11% 13
Surrey -34 64 £50,000 -27.27% 7
Berkshire +5 54 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Oxfordshire -7 23 £42,500 +28.79% 1
Buckinghamshire -39 17 £58,750 +67.86% 7
West Sussex +6 5 £85,000 +61.90% 1
East Sussex -23 5 £22,500 -45.21%
Kent -60 5 £65,000 +52.94% 6
Isle of Wight - 4 - -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 247 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 185 (74.90%) Cisco
3 105 (42.51%) Linux
4 98 (39.68%) Wireless
5 88 (35.63%) Network+ Certification
6 87 (35.22%) A+ Certification
7 86 (34.82%) Firewall
8 83 (33.60%) Linux+ Certification
9 63 (25.51%) Social Skills
10 61 (24.70%) CCNP
11 54 (21.86%) Azure
12 48 (19.43%) VPN
12 48 (19.43%) Microsoft 365
13 44 (17.81%) WAN
13 44 (17.81%) VMware
14 43 (17.41%) LAN
15 42 (17.00%) Microsoft
16 41 (16.60%) ITIL
17 36 (14.57%) SLA
18 33 (13.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 31 (12.55%) Microsoft Certification
20 30 (12.15%) Windows
21 29 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
22 28 (11.34%) Active Directory
23 26 (10.53%) MCSE
23 26 (10.53%) DNS
23 26 (10.53%) VLAN
23 26 (10.53%) Palo Alto
24 25 (10.12%) Data Centre
24 25 (10.12%) AWS

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 17 (6.88%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.43%) Apache
3 5 (2.02%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.62%) IIS
5 2 (0.81%) Confluence
5 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.40%) Jetty
6 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.40%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 10 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 54 (21.86%) Azure
2 48 (19.43%) Microsoft 365
3 25 (10.12%) AWS
4 22 (8.91%) IaaS
5 11 (4.45%) SaaS
6 4 (1.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.21%) Mimecast
7 3 (1.21%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.81%) PaaS
9 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 98 (39.68%) Wireless
2 86 (34.82%) Firewall
3 48 (19.43%) VPN
4 44 (17.81%) WAN
5 43 (17.41%) LAN
6 26 (10.53%) DNS
6 26 (10.53%) VLAN
7 25 (10.12%) TCP/IP
8 24 (9.72%) Network Security
9 21 (8.50%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (6.88%) BGP
11 16 (6.48%) DHCP
11 16 (6.48%) OSPF
11 16 (6.48%) Unified Communications
12 14 (5.67%) Internet
12 14 (5.67%) MPLS
13 13 (5.26%) SNMP
13 13 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (4.86%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (4.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.62%) JIRA
General
1 63 (25.51%) Social Skills
2 7 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.83%) Presentation Skills
3 6 (2.43%) Organisational Skills
4 5 (2.02%) Finance
4 5 (2.02%) Military
5 4 (1.62%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.21%) Advertising
6 3 (1.21%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 3 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.81%) Banking
7 2 (0.81%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 86 (34.82%) Network Engineer
2 84 (34.01%) IT Technician
3 83 (33.60%) Network Technician
3 83 (33.60%) Trainee
3 83 (33.60%) Trainee IT Technician
3 83 (33.60%) Trainee Technician
4 30 (12.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (6.88%) Security Engineer
7 15 (6.07%) Analyst
7 15 (6.07%) Senior Network Engineer
8 14 (5.67%) 1st Line Support
9 13 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
9 13 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 12 (4.86%) Network Security Engineer
10 12 (4.86%) Service Desk Support
11 11 (4.45%) Service Analyst
11 11 (4.45%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.45%) Team Leader
11 11 (4.45%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.81%) SAML
2 1 (0.40%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.12%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.10%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (6.07%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.43%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.21%) Internet of Things
6 3 (1.21%) PKI
6 3 (1.21%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (1.21%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (0.81%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.81%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (0.81%) EPoS
7 2 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.81%) Replication
7 2 (0.81%) SCADA
8 1 (0.40%) CESG
8 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.40%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 105 (42.51%) Linux
2 30 (12.15%) Windows
3 20 (8.10%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.62%) Unix
4 4 (1.62%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.81%) CentOS
6 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (16.60%) ITIL
2 33 (13.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 29 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (9.31%) Network Design
5 18 (7.29%) Network Monitoring
6 17 (6.88%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (4.86%) Line Management
7 12 (4.86%) Service Delivery
8 11 (4.45%) Asset Management
8 11 (4.45%) ITSM
8 11 (4.45%) Proactive Monitoring
8 11 (4.45%) Service Management
8 11 (4.45%) Software Testing
9 10 (4.05%) Change Control
9 10 (4.05%) Information Security
10 9 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (3.64%) SIEM
11 8 (3.24%) Incident Management
11 8 (3.24%) Network Management
11 8 (3.24%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.45%) SQL
2 6 (2.43%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.40%) Bash
4 1 (0.40%) C
4 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 247 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (35.63%) Network+ Certification
3 87 (35.22%) A+ Certification
4 83 (33.60%) Linux+ Certification
5 61 (24.70%) CCNP
6 31 (12.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (10.53%) MCSE
8 24 (9.72%) Security Cleared
9 16 (6.48%) Degree
9 16 (6.48%) SC Cleared
9 16 (6.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (4.45%) JNCIA
11 6 (2.43%) CCDP
11 6 (2.43%) CISSP
11 6 (2.43%) CompTIA Security+
11 6 (2.43%) JNCIS
11 6 (2.43%) MCSA
12 5 (2.02%) CCIE
12 5 (2.02%) CCSA
12 5 (2.02%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.57%) SLA
2 13 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.24%) NIST
4 5 (2.02%) GDPR
5 3 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.21%) SOC 2
6 1 (0.40%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.40%) NCSC
6 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 28 (11.34%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.45%) VMware Workstation
4 10 (4.05%) Firmware
5 5 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.02%) vSphere
6 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.40%) Docker
7 1 (0.40%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) Ansible
1 3 (1.21%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (1.21%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (1.21%) vCenter Server
2 2 (0.81%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 2 (0.81%) CSIRT
2 2 (0.81%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.81%) Nessus
2 2 (0.81%) QRadar
2 2 (0.81%) SCCM
2 2 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (0.81%) Terraform
2 2 (0.81%) WSUS
3 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.40%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.40%) Puppet
3 1 (0.40%) SCSM
3 1 (0.40%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 185 (74.90%) Cisco
2 44 (17.81%) VMware
3 42 (17.00%) Microsoft
4 26 (10.53%) Palo Alto
5 21 (8.50%) Juniper
6 18 (7.29%) CheckPoint
7 13 (5.26%) Meraki
7 13 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 12 (4.86%) Veeam
9 11 (4.45%) Barracuda Networks
9 11 (4.45%) Symantec
10 10 (4.05%) Censornet
11 8 (3.24%) HP
12 5 (2.02%) Dell
12 5 (2.02%) EMC
13 4 (1.62%) Citrix
13 4 (1.62%) McAfee
13 4 (1.62%) NetApp
13 4 (1.62%) Zscaler
14 3 (1.21%) Arista