Period
to 18 May 2021

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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > South East
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 200 209 203
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 +8
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 198 224 422
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.48% 1.30% 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.11% 5.02% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 132 172 318
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,650 £27,850
25th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £42,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.96% -5.00% -
75th Percentile £59,063 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,875 £69,875 £68,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 3,242 4,463 7,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 24.27% 25.85% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,124 3,325 5,679
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,550
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 18 May 2021.

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 18 May 2021. 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
Hampshire -7 72 £40,000 -2.44% 10
Surrey +18 53 £56,250 -2.17% 4
Thames Valley +8 43 £44,750 -0.56% 15
Buckinghamshire +3 21 £39,000 -10.86% 6
Berkshire +18 18 £47,500 -13.64% 8
West Sussex +4 12 £52,500 +2.44% 2
Kent +5 8 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Oxfordshire +20 4 £39,000 -2.50% 1
East Sussex +15 4 - -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, 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.

1 198 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 103 (52.02%) Microsoft
3 96 (48.48%) Cisco
4 90 (45.45%) Firewall
5 79 (39.90%) VMware
6 77 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 63 (31.82%) CCNP
8 62 (31.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 57 (28.79%) Active Directory
10 52 (26.26%) ITIL
10 52 (26.26%) MCSE
11 50 (25.25%) Windows
12 49 (24.75%) WAN
13 47 (23.74%) Social Skills
14 46 (23.23%) Azure
14 46 (23.23%) Microsoft 365
14 46 (23.23%) VPN
15 45 (22.73%) Data Centre
16 44 (22.22%) Security Cleared
17 41 (20.71%) SC Cleared
18 40 (20.20%) Network Security
19 36 (18.18%) LAN
20 35 (17.68%) Degree
21 33 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
22 32 (16.16%) Windows Server
23 31 (15.66%) BGP
24 30 (15.15%) Palo Alto
24 30 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
25 29 (14.65%) DHCP
26 27 (13.64%) DNS

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 23 (11.62%) SharePoint
2 17 (8.59%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.52%) Apache
6 3 (1.52%) IIS
7 1 (0.51%) Confluence
7 1 (0.51%) Jetty
Applications
1 15 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (23.23%) Azure
1 46 (23.23%) Microsoft 365
2 21 (10.61%) IaaS
3 17 (8.59%) PaaS
4 8 (4.04%) AWS
5 5 (2.53%) SaaS
6 4 (2.02%) Mimecast
7 3 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 90 (45.45%) Firewall
2 49 (24.75%) WAN
3 46 (23.23%) VPN
4 40 (20.20%) Network Security
5 36 (18.18%) LAN
6 31 (15.66%) BGP
7 29 (14.65%) DHCP
8 27 (13.64%) DNS
9 23 (11.62%) Wireless
10 21 (10.61%) TCP/IP
11 18 (9.09%) OSPF
12 17 (8.59%) MPLS
13 16 (8.08%) VoIP
14 14 (7.07%) WLAN
15 13 (6.57%) Internet
15 13 (6.57%) VLAN
16 12 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (6.06%) IPsec
17 10 (5.05%) BIG-IP
17 10 (5.05%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (2.02%) JIRA
General
1 47 (23.74%) Social Skills
2 27 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.58%) Finance
4 10 (5.05%) Legal
5 8 (4.04%) Military
5 8 (4.04%) Presentation Skills
6 5 (2.53%) Banking
7 4 (2.02%) Local Government
7 4 (2.02%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.52%) Billing
9 2 (1.01%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.51%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.51%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 96 (48.48%) Network Engineer
2 45 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 35 (17.68%) IT Support
4 29 (14.65%) IT Engineer
5 27 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
6 26 (13.13%) Network Support
7 25 (12.63%) Network Support Engineer
8 23 (11.62%) Consultant
9 21 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (9.60%) Trainee
11 18 (9.09%) Trainee IT Support
11 18 (9.09%) Trainee Network Engineer
11 18 (9.09%) Trainee Support Engineer
12 14 (7.07%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
13 13 (6.57%) Cloud Consultant
14 12 (6.06%) Analyst
14 12 (6.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
15 11 (5.56%) Azure Consultant
15 11 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
15 11 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.02%) XMPP
2 2 (1.01%) HTML
3 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 45 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 20 (10.10%) Hybrid Cloud
3 17 (8.59%) Private Cloud
3 17 (8.59%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.04%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.53%) Fibre Optics
5 5 (2.53%) Replication
6 4 (2.02%) Clustering
6 4 (2.02%) NHS
7 3 (1.52%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.52%) User Experience
8 1 (0.51%) CCTV
8 1 (0.51%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.51%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (25.25%) Windows
2 32 (16.16%) Windows Server
3 22 (11.11%) Linux
4 13 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.05%) Windows 10
5 10 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.54%) Windows Server 2016
7 6 (3.03%) Android
8 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.52%) Unix
8 3 (1.52%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.51%) CentOS
9 1 (0.51%) Debian
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (26.26%) ITIL
2 33 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 30 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
4 27 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 26 (13.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 22 (11.11%) Presales
7 20 (10.10%) ITIL V3
8 18 (9.09%) Web Development
9 17 (8.59%) Project Management
10 16 (8.08%) Information Security
10 16 (8.08%) Network Design
11 14 (7.07%) Customer Requirements
12 13 (6.57%) Network Virtualisation
13 12 (6.06%) Network Management
13 12 (6.06%) Technology Roadmap
14 11 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (5.56%) Load Balancing
15 9 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
16 8 (4.04%) CRM
16 8 (4.04%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.13%) SQL
2 10 (5.05%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.53%) C
4 3 (1.52%) Python
5 2 (1.01%) C++
5 2 (1.01%) Java
5 2 (1.01%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.01%) PHP
5 2 (1.01%) VB
6 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 198 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (31.82%) CCNP
4 52 (26.26%) MCSE
5 44 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 41 (20.71%) SC Cleared
7 35 (17.68%) Degree
8 23 (11.62%) MCP
9 22 (11.11%) MCSA
9 22 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
10 20 (10.10%) DV Cleared
11 18 (9.09%) CIW
12 17 (8.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (3.54%) CCIE
13 7 (3.54%) CompTIA Security+
14 6 (3.03%) CCENT
14 6 (3.03%) CEH
14 6 (3.03%) CISSP
15 4 (2.02%) JNCIS
16 3 (1.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.58%) SLA
2 7 (3.54%) QA
3 6 (3.03%) PMO
4 4 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.02%) NCSC
4 4 (2.02%) NIST
System Software
1 62 (31.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (28.79%) Active Directory
3 27 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 20 (10.10%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (8.08%) VMware NSX
6 13 (6.57%) Firmware
6 13 (6.57%) vSphere
7 6 (3.03%) XenApp
8 3 (1.52%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (11.11%) SCCM
2 21 (10.61%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.02%) Ansible
3 4 (2.02%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.02%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.51%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 103 (52.02%) Microsoft
2 96 (48.48%) Cisco
3 79 (39.90%) VMware
4 30 (15.15%) Palo Alto
5 20 (10.10%) Oracle
6 17 (8.59%) CheckPoint
7 15 (7.58%) Juniper
8 14 (7.07%) F5
8 14 (7.07%) SolarWinds
9 12 (6.06%) McAfee
10 10 (5.05%) HP
11 9 (4.55%) Blue Coat
11 9 (4.55%) ServiceNow
12 8 (4.04%) Citrix
12 8 (4.04%) Meraki
13 7 (3.54%) Symantec
14 6 (3.03%) Dell
14 6 (3.03%) Sophos
15 5 (2.53%) NetApp
15 5 (2.53%) Veeam