Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 215 168
Rank change year-on-year +31 -47 -41
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 449 437 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.69% 1.43% 1.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.01% 5.43% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 351 368 542
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,850 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,000 £61,250 £52,450
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 7,477 8,047 8,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.17% 26.41% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5,444 6,335 6,811
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% -4.21%

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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019. 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
Surrey +73 150 £45,000 - 12
Thames Valley +67 128 £45,000 +2.27% 23
Hampshire +7 87 £42,500 -7.10% 30
Buckinghamshire +42 60 £41,250 -8.33% 7
West Sussex +31 55 £56,000 +24.44% 5
Berkshire +7 49 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Oxfordshire +51 15 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Kent -45 15 £40,316 +11.99% 6
Home Counties - 7 £30,000 -
East Sussex -8 4 £45,000 - 6
Middlesex +3 2 £44,000 +39.68%
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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.

1 449 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 331 (73.72%) Cisco
3 230 (51.22%) CCNP
4 217 (48.33%) Firewall
5 150 (33.41%) Windows
6 117 (26.06%) WAN
7 113 (25.17%) Data Centre
8 111 (24.72%) Microsoft
9 109 (24.28%) VMware
10 103 (22.94%) Microsoft Certification
11 97 (21.60%) ITIL
12 96 (21.38%) Cisco ASA
13 91 (20.27%) Juniper
14 88 (19.60%) VPN
15 85 (18.93%) Microsoft Azure
15 85 (18.93%) Windows Server
16 84 (18.71%) LAN
17 80 (17.82%) Linux
17 80 (17.82%) Network Security
18 78 (17.37%) BGP
19 77 (17.15%) MPLS
19 77 (17.15%) Active Directory
20 76 (16.93%) VMware Infrastructure
21 73 (16.26%) CheckPoint
22 71 (15.81%) OSPF
23 70 (15.59%) VLAN
24 69 (15.37%) Problem-Solving
25 66 (14.70%) Wireless
25 66 (14.70%) MCSE
26 64 (14.25%) Palo Alto

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 (5.12%) MS Exchange
2 16 (3.56%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.90%) Skype for Business
4 10 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.67%) Confluence
6 3 (0.67%) IIS
6 3 (0.67%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 85 (18.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (11.80%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (6.01%) Office 365
4 14 (3.12%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (1.11%) SaaS
6 4 (0.89%) G Suite
6 4 (0.89%) PaaS
7 3 (0.67%) GitHub
7 3 (0.67%) IaaS
8 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 217 (48.33%) Firewall
2 117 (26.06%) WAN
3 96 (21.38%) Cisco ASA
4 88 (19.60%) VPN
5 84 (18.71%) LAN
6 80 (17.82%) Network Security
7 78 (17.37%) BGP
8 77 (17.15%) MPLS
9 71 (15.81%) OSPF
10 70 (15.59%) VLAN
11 66 (14.70%) Wireless
12 59 (13.14%) TCP/IP
13 53 (11.80%) DNS
14 37 (8.24%) VoIP
15 35 (7.80%) Cisco Nexus
16 34 (7.57%) DHCP
17 29 (6.46%) Internet
17 29 (6.46%) SAN
18 25 (5.57%) IPsec
19 24 (5.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.89%) MySQL
2 4 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2017
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.22%) Redis
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (1.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.67%) Ant
2 3 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.67%) Maven
3 1 (0.22%) GitLab
3 1 (0.22%) GoCD
General
1 28 (6.24%) Finance
2 14 (3.12%) Banking
3 13 (2.90%) Advertising
4 11 (2.45%) Aerospace
5 8 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.34%) Military
7 5 (1.11%) Games
8 4 (0.89%) Retail
9 3 (0.67%) Electronics
9 3 (0.67%) Law
9 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.45%) Marketing
11 1 (0.22%) Greek Language
11 1 (0.22%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 208 (46.33%) Network Engineer
2 70 (15.59%) Cisco Engineer
3 63 (14.03%) Support Engineer
4 48 (10.69%) Consultant
5 41 (9.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 37 (8.24%) Security Engineer
7 32 (7.13%) NOC Engineer
8 30 (6.68%) IT Engineer
9 25 (5.57%) Network Support
10 24 (5.35%) Architect
11 23 (5.12%) Analyst
11 23 (5.12%) Cisco Support
11 23 (5.12%) Cisco Support Engineer
11 23 (5.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
13 20 (4.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 20 (4.45%) 3rd Line Support
14 19 (4.23%) Network Security Engineer
15 18 (4.01%) Network Operations Engineer
16 17 (3.79%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.34%) Web Services
2 3 (0.67%) WCF
3 2 (0.45%) .NET
3 2 (0.45%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.45%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (0.45%) J2EE
4 1 (0.22%) JSON
4 1 (0.22%) LDAP
4 1 (0.22%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 113 (25.17%) Data Centre
2 27 (6.01%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.45%) Driving Licence
5 18 (4.01%) Public Cloud
6 14 (3.12%) BBC
7 13 (2.90%) e-Learning
7 13 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (2.45%) Clustering
9 9 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 9 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
10 6 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (0.89%) NHS
12 3 (0.67%) Cyber Defence
12 3 (0.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 3 (0.67%) Life Science
12 3 (0.67%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.45%) IPTV
13 2 (0.45%) Over-the-Top Content
13 2 (0.45%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 150 (33.41%) Windows
2 85 (18.93%) Windows Server
3 80 (17.82%) Linux
4 38 (8.46%) Unix
5 20 (4.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (3.34%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.11%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.11%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.22%) Android
10 1 (0.22%) CentOS
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (21.60%) ITIL
2 69 (15.37%) Problem-Solving
3 51 (11.36%) Load Balancing
4 40 (8.91%) Information Security
5 39 (8.69%) Presales
6 36 (8.02%) Network Monitoring
7 35 (7.80%) Incident Management
8 34 (7.57%) Business Continuity
9 32 (7.13%) Configuration Management
9 32 (7.13%) Cybersecurity
9 32 (7.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 31 (6.90%) Network Design
11 29 (6.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 24 (5.35%) Mentoring
13 23 (5.12%) Problem Management
13 23 (5.12%) Service Delivery
14 22 (4.90%) Architectural Design
15 21 (4.68%) Network Management
16 20 (4.45%) Security Patching
17 18 (4.01%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 27 (6.01%) SQL
2 23 (5.12%) PowerShell
3 15 (3.34%) C
4 9 (2.00%) Python
5 6 (1.34%) Perl
6 5 (1.11%) C++
6 5 (1.11%) Java
6 5 (1.11%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.67%) Ada
7 3 (0.67%) C#
7 3 (0.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.67%) PHP
8 2 (0.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 449 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 230 (51.22%) CCNP
3 103 (22.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 66 (14.70%) MCSE
5 58 (12.92%) Security Cleared
6 52 (11.58%) CCIE
7 37 (8.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 36 (8.02%) Degree
9 35 (7.80%) JNCIA
10 34 (7.57%) SC Cleared
11 33 (7.35%) CISSP
12 31 (6.90%) MCP
12 31 (6.90%) MCSA
13 29 (6.46%) A+ Certification
13 29 (6.46%) CCDP
14 21 (4.68%) JNCIS
15 18 (4.01%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (3.79%) JNCIP
17 16 (3.56%) CCSA
17 16 (3.56%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.69%) SLA
2 20 (4.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.23%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.89%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (0.89%) GDPR
5 3 (0.67%) NCSC
5 3 (0.67%) NIST
5 3 (0.67%) RMADS
6 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 77 (17.15%) Active Directory
2 76 (16.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (7.35%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.67%) XenApp
5 9 (2.00%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.34%) VMware NSX
7 4 (0.89%) Firmware
7 4 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.67%) Docker
8 3 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.45%) vSphere
10 1 (0.22%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 20 (4.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (2.00%) Nagios
3 7 (1.56%) Ansible
3 7 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (1.34%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (1.34%) FortiGate
5 5 (1.11%) Puppet
5 5 (1.11%) SCOM
6 4 (0.89%) SCCM
6 4 (0.89%) SCSM
6 4 (0.89%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.67%) Salt
8 2 (0.45%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.45%) Netcool
8 2 (0.45%) Stealthwatch
8 2 (0.45%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.45%) WSUS
9 1 (0.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 331 (73.72%) Cisco
2 111 (24.72%) Microsoft
3 109 (24.28%) VMware
4 91 (20.27%) Juniper
5 73 (16.26%) CheckPoint
6 64 (14.25%) Palo Alto
7 54 (12.03%) Citrix
8 52 (11.58%) NetApp
9 47 (10.47%) Dell
10 45 (10.02%) SolarWinds
11 37 (8.24%) HP
12 25 (5.57%) Virgin Media
13 24 (5.35%) Nimble Storage
14 23 (5.12%) F5
15 18 (4.01%) EMC
15 18 (4.01%) Fortinet
16 16 (3.56%) Aruba
17 14 (3.12%) Rackspace
18 13 (2.90%) Remedy
19 12 (2.67%) Veeam