Period
to 27 January 2020

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 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 162 225 194
Rank change year-on-year +63 -31 -99
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 430 370 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.87% 1.40% 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.93% 4.91% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 340 254 444
South East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,275 £25,325 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,250 £59,625 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +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 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 6,208 7,530 8,126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.99% 28.49% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4,614 5,685 6,523
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNA in the South East.

Salary trend for CCNA in the South East

CCNA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the South East over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

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 27 January 2020. 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 +54 131 £42,500 +13.33% 20
Thames Valley +25 112 £45,000 +20.00% 24
Surrey +20 100 £45,000 +28.57% 14
West Sussex +55 67 £57,000 +14.00% 3
Berkshire +22 60 £50,000 +38.89% 14
Buckinghamshire +21 48 £37,500 -6.25% 5
East Sussex -2 12 £37,500 +30.43% 1
Kent -9 5 £36,500 -2.67% 2
Oxfordshire +4 4 £35,250 -6.00% 5
Middlesex -2 1 £22,000 -56.86%
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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.

1 430 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 312 (72.56%) Cisco
3 241 (56.05%) CCNP
4 188 (43.72%) Firewall
5 142 (33.02%) Windows
6 134 (31.16%) Microsoft
7 128 (29.77%) Data Centre
8 122 (28.37%) Azure
9 118 (27.44%) Juniper
10 115 (26.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 104 (24.19%) WAN
12 91 (21.16%) BGP
13 89 (20.70%) Linux
14 86 (20.00%) LAN
15 85 (19.77%) VMware
16 84 (19.53%) MCSE
17 79 (18.37%) ITIL
18 78 (18.14%) OSPF
19 73 (16.98%) DNS
20 72 (16.74%) Active Directory
21 71 (16.51%) VPN
22 70 (16.28%) TCP/IP
23 69 (16.05%) Windows Server
24 64 (14.88%) Problem-Solving
25 59 (13.72%) Unix
25 59 (13.72%) Security Cleared
26 58 (13.49%) MPLS
26 58 (13.49%) JNCIA
27 56 (13.02%) DHCP
27 56 (13.02%) Network Security

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 29 (6.74%) MS Exchange
2 28 (6.51%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.09%) IIS
4 9 (2.09%) Skype for Business
5 8 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.70%) Confluence
8 2 (0.47%) Apache
9 1 (0.23%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (4.42%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.93%) Adobe Captivate
2 4 (0.93%) Camtasia
2 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 122 (28.37%) Azure
2 48 (11.16%) AWS
3 44 (10.23%) Office 365
4 22 (5.12%) Azure Active Directory
5 16 (3.72%) SaaS
6 12 (2.79%) IaaS
7 5 (1.16%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.93%) PaaS
9 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.23%) Akamai
10 1 (0.23%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 188 (43.72%) Firewall
2 104 (24.19%) WAN
3 91 (21.16%) BGP
4 86 (20.00%) LAN
5 78 (18.14%) OSPF
6 73 (16.98%) DNS
7 71 (16.51%) VPN
8 70 (16.28%) TCP/IP
9 58 (13.49%) MPLS
10 56 (13.02%) DHCP
10 56 (13.02%) Network Security
11 55 (12.79%) Internet
12 49 (11.40%) Cisco ASA
13 40 (9.30%) VLAN
14 39 (9.07%) IPsec
15 37 (8.60%) VoIP
16 28 (6.51%) Ethernet
16 28 (6.51%) Wireless
17 19 (4.42%) SAN
17 19 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (7.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.47%) MySQL
4 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (0.93%) JIRA
2 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (11.16%) Finance
2 34 (7.91%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.79%) Military
4 7 (1.63%) Banking
4 7 (1.63%) Public Sector
5 6 (1.40%) French Language
5 6 (1.40%) Retail
6 5 (1.16%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.93%) Czech Language
7 4 (0.93%) Dutch Language
7 4 (0.93%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.47%) German Language
8 2 (0.47%) Local Government
8 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Electronics
9 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 211 (49.07%) Network Engineer
2 55 (12.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 51 (11.86%) Support Engineer
4 39 (9.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 33 (7.67%) Architect
6 32 (7.44%) Senior Network Engineer
7 28 (6.51%) Security Engineer
8 26 (6.05%) Juniper Engineer
9 23 (5.35%) Network Support
10 22 (5.12%) NOC Engineer
11 21 (4.88%) Consultant
11 21 (4.88%) IT Engineer
12 20 (4.65%) IT Support
12 20 (4.65%) Network Security Engineer
13 19 (4.42%) Network Support Engineer
14 17 (3.95%) Cisco Support
14 17 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 16 (3.72%) Analyst
15 16 (3.72%) Cisco Support Engineer
16 15 (3.49%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.02%) 802.1X
2 3 (0.70%) LDAP
3 1 (0.23%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 128 (29.77%) Data Centre
2 55 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (6.28%) Management Information System
4 22 (5.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 20 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (3.26%) Public Cloud
7 12 (2.79%) PKI
8 8 (1.86%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (1.63%) BBC
10 5 (1.16%) Clustering
11 4 (0.93%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.93%) Video Editing
12 3 (0.70%) CMDB
12 3 (0.70%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.70%) Social Media
13 2 (0.47%) IVR
13 2 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.47%) Over-the-Top Content
13 2 (0.47%) PlayStation
14 1 (0.23%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 142 (33.02%) Windows
2 89 (20.70%) Linux
3 69 (16.05%) Windows Server
4 59 (13.72%) Unix
5 33 (7.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (6.28%) Windows 10
7 17 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.79%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.86%) VMS
10 3 (0.70%) CentOS
10 3 (0.70%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.47%) Fedora
11 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (18.37%) ITIL
2 64 (14.88%) Problem-Solving
3 49 (11.40%) Load Balancing
4 40 (9.30%) Configuration Management
4 40 (9.30%) Network Design
5 33 (7.67%) Information Security
6 32 (7.44%) Network Management
7 30 (6.98%) Mentoring
8 29 (6.74%) Network Monitoring
9 26 (6.05%) PRINCE2
10 25 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (5.58%) Computer Science
11 24 (5.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 23 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
13 22 (5.12%) IT Strategy
13 22 (5.12%) Project Delivery
13 22 (5.12%) TOGAF
14 21 (4.88%) Cybersecurity
14 21 (4.88%) Proactive Management
14 21 (4.88%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 36 (8.37%) SQL
2 21 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.02%) Python
4 12 (2.79%) C
5 5 (1.16%) Perl
6 4 (0.93%) Ada
6 4 (0.93%) C#
6 4 (0.93%) C++
6 4 (0.93%) Java
6 4 (0.93%) PHP
6 4 (0.93%) Ruby
7 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 430 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 241 (56.05%) CCNP
3 115 (26.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 84 (19.53%) MCSE
5 59 (13.72%) Security Cleared
6 58 (13.49%) JNCIA
7 44 (10.23%) SC Cleared
8 42 (9.77%) JNCIS
9 40 (9.30%) Degree
10 38 (8.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 34 (7.91%) CCIE
12 33 (7.67%) MCSA
13 24 (5.58%) CISSP
14 20 (4.65%) DV Cleared
14 20 (4.65%) JNCIE
15 19 (4.42%) MCP
16 18 (4.19%) Computer Science Degree
17 14 (3.26%) CCDP
17 14 (3.26%) Citrix Certification
18 13 (3.02%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.28%) SLA
2 13 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.70%) GDPR
5 2 (0.47%) NCSC
5 2 (0.47%) NIST
5 2 (0.47%) RMADS
6 1 (0.23%) PMO
6 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 72 (16.74%) Active Directory
2 53 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.19%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.72%) XenApp
5 15 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (3.49%) XenDesktop
6 13 (3.02%) Firmware
7 10 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (2.33%) VMware NSX
8 9 (2.09%) vSphere
9 7 (1.63%) Docker
10 5 (1.16%) NFS
11 3 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.47%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (0.47%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 18 (4.19%) SCCM
2 13 (3.02%) Cisco Prime
2 13 (3.02%) SolarWinds Orion
3 11 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (2.09%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (1.86%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (1.63%) Cisco UCCX
6 7 (1.63%) vCenter Server
7 5 (1.16%) SCOM
8 4 (0.93%) Sysprep
8 4 (0.93%) vRealize
9 3 (0.70%) Ansible
9 3 (0.70%) Grafana
9 3 (0.70%) Graylog
9 3 (0.70%) OpenView
9 3 (0.70%) Puppet
9 3 (0.70%) ServiceCenter
10 2 (0.47%) Avamar
10 2 (0.47%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.47%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 312 (72.56%) Cisco
2 134 (31.16%) Microsoft
3 118 (27.44%) Juniper
4 85 (19.77%) VMware
5 55 (12.79%) Citrix
6 49 (11.40%) CheckPoint
6 49 (11.40%) Palo Alto
7 45 (10.47%) HP
8 33 (7.67%) Dell
9 32 (7.44%) Brocade
10 28 (6.51%) SolarWinds
11 25 (5.81%) NetApp
12 22 (5.12%) F5
13 20 (4.65%) Blue Coat
14 18 (4.19%) Nimble Storage
15 15 (3.49%) Barracuda Networks
16 14 (3.26%) Mitel
16 14 (3.26%) Symantec
17 13 (3.02%) Forcepoint
17 13 (3.02%) Meraki