Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 243 183 194
Rank change year-on-year -60 +11 +28
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 193 197 453
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.18% 1.59% 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.42% 6.13% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 158 152 354
10th Percentile £32,850 £31,250 £28,371
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £65,375 £71,125 £65,500
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 4,366 3,215 7,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.65% 25.89% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,563 2,376 5,545
10th Percentile £29,108 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,125 £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 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,950 £75,000 £73,750
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -87 62 £47,500 +15.85% 7
Surrey -12 54 £47,500 -24.00% 7
Thames Valley -47 50 £42,500 -5.56% 15
Buckinghamshire -16 30 £41,750 -4.57% 9
West Sussex +8 19 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Berkshire -46 15 £42,500 -19.05% 5
Kent -21 6 £38,750 -26.19% 4
Oxfordshire -14 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 193 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (58.03%) Cisco
3 101 (52.33%) Firewall
4 81 (41.97%) Microsoft
5 80 (41.45%) VMware
6 77 (39.90%) CCNP
7 67 (34.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 60 (31.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 57 (29.53%) VPN
9 57 (29.53%) Data Centre
10 56 (29.02%) Windows
11 54 (27.98%) WAN
12 49 (25.39%) MCSE
12 49 (25.39%) Azure
13 48 (24.87%) Social Skills
13 48 (24.87%) ITIL
13 48 (24.87%) Active Directory
14 46 (23.83%) BGP
15 42 (21.76%) LAN
15 42 (21.76%) Security Cleared
16 37 (19.17%) Windows Server
16 37 (19.17%) SC Cleared
17 34 (17.62%) TCP/IP
17 34 (17.62%) OSPF
17 34 (17.62%) Microsoft 365
18 33 (17.10%) Degree
19 31 (16.06%) Network Security
19 31 (16.06%) Wireless
19 31 (16.06%) DNS
20 26 (13.47%) DHCP

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 26 (13.47%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.22%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.04%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) Apache
6 1 (0.52%) Confluence
6 1 (0.52%) Jetty
6 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (6.22%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.52%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 49 (25.39%) Azure
2 34 (17.62%) Microsoft 365
3 20 (10.36%) AWS
4 13 (6.74%) IaaS
4 13 (6.74%) PaaS
5 12 (6.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.07%) SaaS
7 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.52%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 101 (52.33%) Firewall
2 57 (29.53%) VPN
3 54 (27.98%) WAN
4 46 (23.83%) BGP
5 42 (21.76%) LAN
6 34 (17.62%) OSPF
6 34 (17.62%) TCP/IP
7 31 (16.06%) DNS
7 31 (16.06%) Network Security
7 31 (16.06%) Wireless
8 26 (13.47%) DHCP
9 23 (11.92%) MPLS
10 22 (11.40%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (10.36%) IPsec
12 19 (9.84%) VLAN
12 19 (9.84%) WLAN
13 16 (8.29%) VoIP
13 16 (8.29%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (7.77%) Internet
15 12 (6.22%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (3.11%) JIRA
General
1 48 (24.87%) Social Skills
2 23 (11.92%) Finance
3 18 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (6.74%) Military
5 9 (4.66%) Presentation Skills
6 8 (4.15%) Legal
7 6 (3.11%) Banking
8 4 (2.07%) Local Government
8 4 (2.07%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.55%) Billing
9 3 (1.55%) Organisational Skills
9 3 (1.55%) Retail
10 2 (1.04%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.52%) Electronics
11 1 (0.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.52%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 100 (51.81%) Network Engineer
2 22 (11.40%) Cisco Engineer
2 22 (11.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 20 (10.36%) Architect
3 20 (10.36%) Support Engineer
4 17 (8.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (8.29%) IT Support
6 14 (7.25%) Analyst
6 14 (7.25%) Consultant
6 14 (7.25%) Security Engineer
6 14 (7.25%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (5.70%) Infrastructure Architect
7 11 (5.70%) IT Engineer
8 10 (5.18%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (4.66%) Network Security Engineer
10 8 (4.15%) Cloud Consultant
11 7 (3.63%) Azure Consultant
11 7 (3.63%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 7 (3.63%) Support Analyst
11 7 (3.63%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.55%) XMPP
2 1 (0.52%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (29.53%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.77%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (5.70%) Private Cloud
3 11 (5.70%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.15%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.11%) NHS
6 5 (2.59%) PKI
7 4 (2.07%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.04%) Fibre Optics
9 2 (1.04%) Legacy Systems
9 2 (1.04%) Life Science
9 2 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.52%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.52%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.52%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.52%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 56 (29.02%) Windows
2 37 (19.17%) Windows Server
3 25 (12.95%) Linux
4 13 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (4.66%) Windows 10
7 7 (3.63%) Android
7 7 (3.63%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (2.07%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.55%) Unix
9 3 (1.55%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.52%) CentOS
10 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.87%) ITIL
2 26 (13.47%) PRINCE2
3 24 (12.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 24 (12.44%) Presales
4 22 (11.40%) Network Design
5 21 (10.88%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (10.36%) Network Monitoring
7 17 (8.81%) ITIL V3
8 16 (8.29%) Project Management
9 15 (7.77%) Cybersecurity
9 15 (7.77%) Information Security
10 13 (6.74%) Incident Management
10 13 (6.74%) Network Management
11 12 (6.22%) DNA
11 12 (6.22%) TOGAF
12 11 (5.70%) Computer Science
12 11 (5.70%) Mentoring
12 11 (5.70%) Network Virtualisation
13 10 (5.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.18%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.33%) SQL
2 7 (3.63%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.04%) C
3 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.52%) C++
4 1 (0.52%) Java
4 1 (0.52%) Python
4 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 193 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (39.90%) CCNP
3 67 (34.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (25.39%) MCSE
5 42 (21.76%) Security Cleared
6 37 (19.17%) SC Cleared
7 33 (17.10%) Degree
8 20 (10.36%) MCP
9 17 (8.81%) MCSA
10 15 (7.77%) DV Cleared
11 11 (5.70%) CCIE
11 11 (5.70%) JNCIA
11 11 (5.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (5.18%) CISSP
13 8 (4.15%) JNCIS
14 7 (3.63%) CompTIA Security+
14 7 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
15 4 (2.07%) CCENT
15 4 (2.07%) CEH
15 4 (2.07%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.22%) SLA
2 6 (3.11%) PMO
3 5 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.59%) NCSC
3 5 (2.59%) NIST
4 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 17025
4 2 (1.04%) QA
5 1 (0.52%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (31.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (24.87%) Active Directory
3 17 (8.81%) Hyper-V
4 16 (8.29%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (7.25%) VMware NSX
6 13 (6.74%) vSphere
7 6 (3.11%) Firmware
7 6 (3.11%) XenApp
8 3 (1.55%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.52%) Docker
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (6.74%) Microsoft Intune
1 13 (6.74%) SCCM
2 6 (3.11%) Ansible
3 4 (2.07%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.07%) CSIRT
4 3 (1.55%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.04%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.52%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.52%) Nessus
6 1 (0.52%) Puppet
6 1 (0.52%) QRadar
6 1 (0.52%) SCSM
6 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.52%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (0.52%) Terraform
6 1 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 112 (58.03%) Cisco
2 81 (41.97%) Microsoft
3 80 (41.45%) VMware
4 22 (11.40%) Meraki
5 21 (10.88%) CheckPoint
5 21 (10.88%) Palo Alto
6 20 (10.36%) Juniper
7 14 (7.25%) SolarWinds
8 12 (6.22%) Citrix
9 9 (4.66%) F5
9 9 (4.66%) McAfee
10 8 (4.15%) Dell
11 6 (3.11%) Blue Coat
11 6 (3.11%) ServiceNow
12 5 (2.59%) HP
12 5 (2.59%) NetApp
12 5 (2.59%) Ruckus Wireless
13 4 (2.07%) Aruba
13 4 (2.07%) Avaya
13 4 (2.07%) WatchGuard