Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 206 93
Rank change year-on-year -20 -113 +39
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 393 467 1,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.38% 1.54% 3.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.06% 5.70% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 304 435 998
South East median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £58,000 £63,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 7,765 8,189 10,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.18% 26.98% 31.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5,971 6,660 8,769
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,775 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 19 November 2018.

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 19 November 2018. 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 -26 118 £40,250 +1.58% 13
Hampshire -43 102 £37,500 -6.25% 15
Surrey +43 88 £37,500 -6.25% 18
Berkshire -24 64 £41,250 -2.94% 4
Buckinghamshire +11 42 £43,000 +11.69% 5
West Sussex +8 29 £43,500 +2.35% 1
Kent +1 27 £32,500 -31.58% 1
East Sussex +1 23 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Oxfordshire -3 12 £37,500 +11.94% 4
Middlesex - 5 £31,500 -
Sussex - 1 - -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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.

1 393 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 250 (63.61%) Cisco
3 179 (45.55%) Firewall
4 154 (39.19%) CCNP
5 142 (36.13%) Windows
6 120 (30.53%) VMware
7 113 (28.75%) ITIL
8 105 (26.72%) WAN
9 101 (25.70%) Windows Server
10 96 (24.43%) Wireless
11 92 (23.41%) LAN
12 84 (21.37%) Linux
13 83 (21.12%) Microsoft Certification
14 77 (19.59%) Microsoft
15 76 (19.34%) Active Directory
16 74 (18.83%) MPLS
16 74 (18.83%) Data Centre
17 69 (17.56%) VMware Infrastructure
18 67 (17.05%) Juniper
19 61 (15.52%) VPN
19 61 (15.52%) MCSE
20 59 (15.01%) VLAN
20 59 (15.01%) Microsoft Azure
21 58 (14.76%) BGP
22 53 (13.49%) VoIP
22 53 (13.49%) TCP/IP
23 51 (12.98%) Network Security
24 49 (12.47%) Office 365
25 48 (12.21%) Windows Server 2012
25 48 (12.21%) Problem-Solving

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 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2013
1 23 (5.85%) MS Exchange
2 10 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (1.78%) Skype for Business
5 6 (1.53%) OpenStack
6 5 (1.27%) IIS
7 4 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.02%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.51%) Confluence
9 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (9.92%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.02%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 59 (15.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (12.47%) Office 365
3 38 (9.67%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (3.31%) PaaS
5 7 (1.78%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 6 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.02%) IaaS
7 4 (1.02%) SaaS
8 3 (0.76%) G Suite
9 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 179 (45.55%) Firewall
2 105 (26.72%) WAN
3 96 (24.43%) Wireless
4 92 (23.41%) LAN
5 74 (18.83%) MPLS
6 61 (15.52%) VPN
7 59 (15.01%) VLAN
8 58 (14.76%) BGP
9 53 (13.49%) TCP/IP
9 53 (13.49%) VoIP
10 51 (12.98%) Network Security
11 46 (11.70%) Cisco ASA
12 44 (11.20%) OSPF
13 37 (9.41%) Cisco Nexus
14 34 (8.65%) DNS
14 34 (8.65%) SAN
15 30 (7.63%) DHCP
16 21 (5.34%) Cisco IOS
17 20 (5.09%) Ethernet
17 20 (5.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.27%) MySQL
3 4 (1.02%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.25%) Big Data
5 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (0.51%) JIRA
1 2 (0.51%) Redmine
General
1 28 (7.12%) Finance
2 24 (6.11%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.56%) Banking
4 12 (3.05%) German Language
4 12 (3.05%) Italian Language
5 11 (2.80%) French Language
6 6 (1.53%) Retail
6 6 (1.53%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.02%) Dutch Language
8 3 (0.76%) Legal
8 3 (0.76%) Local Government
9 2 (0.51%) Advertising
9 2 (0.51%) Electronics
9 2 (0.51%) Games
9 2 (0.51%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 170 (43.26%) Network Engineer
2 56 (14.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 49 (12.47%) Support Engineer
4 47 (11.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 34 (8.65%) Analyst
6 28 (7.12%) NOC Engineer
7 26 (6.62%) Security Engineer
8 25 (6.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 24 (6.11%) 3rd Line Support
9 24 (6.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 21 (5.34%) IT Engineer
11 19 (4.83%) Administrator
11 19 (4.83%) Network Security Engineer
12 16 (4.07%) Technical Support
13 15 (3.82%) Senior Network Engineer
14 14 (3.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 14 (3.56%) IT Support
15 13 (3.31%) Operations Engineer
15 13 (3.31%) Project Engineer
15 13 (3.31%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.54%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (1.78%) Visualforce
3 4 (1.02%) LDAP
4 3 (0.76%) HTML
5 1 (0.25%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.25%) ModSecurity
5 1 (0.25%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 74 (18.83%) Data Centre
2 17 (4.33%) Management Information System
2 17 (4.33%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.31%) CMDB
5 11 (2.80%) Driving Licence
5 11 (2.80%) e-Learning
5 11 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (2.29%) BBC
7 8 (2.04%) IVR
8 7 (1.78%) EMC VMAX
8 7 (1.78%) Life Science
9 6 (1.53%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 5 (1.27%) Wiki
11 4 (1.02%) NHS
12 3 (0.76%) CESG
12 3 (0.76%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.76%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 142 (36.13%) Windows
2 101 (25.70%) Windows Server
3 84 (21.37%) Linux
4 48 (12.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (9.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (3.82%) Windows 10
7 10 (2.54%) FreeBSD
7 10 (2.54%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.53%) Unix
9 3 (0.76%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.76%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.51%) VMS
10 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.51%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.25%) SUSE
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (28.75%) ITIL
2 48 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
3 46 (11.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 36 (9.16%) ITIL V3
5 33 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (8.40%) Network Design
6 30 (7.63%) Load Balancing
6 30 (7.63%) Service Management
7 29 (7.38%) Cybersecurity
8 24 (6.11%) Change Management
8 24 (6.11%) Network Monitoring
8 24 (6.11%) Presales
9 22 (5.60%) Incident Management
9 22 (5.60%) Root Cause Analysis
9 22 (5.60%) Service Delivery
10 21 (5.34%) Information Security
11 19 (4.83%) Data Analysis
11 19 (4.83%) ITSM
12 18 (4.58%) Decision-Making
12 18 (4.58%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.09%) SQL
2 13 (3.31%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.29%) C
4 7 (1.78%) Apex Code
4 7 (1.78%) SOQL
4 7 (1.78%) SOSL
5 5 (1.27%) Python
6 4 (1.02%) Perl
7 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 393 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 154 (39.19%) CCNP
3 83 (21.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 61 (15.52%) MCSE
5 47 (11.96%) Degree
6 40 (10.18%) CCIE
7 37 (9.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (8.91%) Security Cleared
9 29 (7.38%) SC Cleared
10 28 (7.12%) MCSA
11 27 (6.87%) MCP
12 24 (6.11%) Network+ Certification
13 21 (5.34%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (4.83%) JNCIA
15 14 (3.56%) CISSP
16 12 (3.05%) CCDP
16 12 (3.05%) CCVP
17 11 (2.80%) A+ Certification
17 11 (2.80%) LPIC
17 11 (2.80%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.67%) SLA
2 22 (5.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.54%) Cyber Essentials
3 10 (2.54%) GDPR
4 8 (2.04%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.02%) PMO
7 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.51%) GPG13
9 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.25%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 76 (19.34%) Active Directory
2 69 (17.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (8.40%) Hyper-V
4 20 (5.09%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (1.78%) VMware NSX
6 4 (1.02%) vSphere
7 3 (0.76%) Snort
7 3 (0.76%) vCloud
7 3 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.76%) XenApp
8 2 (0.51%) Docker
8 2 (0.51%) NFS
8 2 (0.51%) pfSense
8 2 (0.51%) Samba
8 2 (0.51%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.25%) Firmware
9 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (4.83%) Nagios
2 11 (2.80%) Ansible
3 10 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (1.53%) ZABBIX
6 5 (1.27%) SCCM
7 4 (1.02%) vCenter Server
8 3 (0.76%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.76%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.76%) Puppet
8 3 (0.76%) SCOM
8 3 (0.76%) SCSM
8 3 (0.76%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.51%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.51%) EMC VPLEX
10 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.25%) Netcool
10 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.25%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 250 (63.61%) Cisco
2 120 (30.53%) VMware
3 77 (19.59%) Microsoft
4 67 (17.05%) Juniper
5 38 (9.67%) Palo Alto
6 35 (8.91%) HP
7 33 (8.40%) SolarWinds
8 28 (7.12%) F5
9 25 (6.36%) CheckPoint
10 23 (5.85%) Citrix
10 23 (5.85%) Meraki
11 20 (5.09%) Virgin Media
12 18 (4.58%) NetApp
13 16 (4.07%) EMC
14 15 (3.82%) Dell
15 13 (3.31%) SonicWALL
16 12 (3.05%) Fortinet
16 12 (3.05%) Remedy
17 11 (2.80%) 3PAR
17 11 (2.80%) Intel