The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CCENT qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 868 900 952
Rank change year-on-year +32 +52  
Permanent jobs citing CCENT 21 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.041% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.096% 0.15% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 29
Median salary £29,250 £19,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £17,500 £15,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,025 £34,500 £30,150
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £19,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +71.05% -26.92%  

CCENT is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21812 26092 30465
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.53% 26.60% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35594 44568 49436
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCENT
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CCENT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CCENT in the UK

CCENT
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CCENT in the UK

CCENT
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCENT over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCENT in the UK

CCENT
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCENT within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 18 £32,500 +64.55% 5
UK excluding London +14 17 £32,500 +71.05% 4
South East +44 9 £30,500 +60.52%
North of England -9 6 £32,500 +66.66% 1
South West -2 2 £27,250 +29.76% 1
London +17 1 £32,500 -4.41% 1

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing CCENT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CCENT.

1 36 (83.72%) Cisco
2 33 (76.74%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (69.77%) CCNA
4 20 (46.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (44.19%) Windows
6 16 (37.21%) ITIL
6 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
6 16 (37.21%) MCSA
7 14 (32.56%) VMware
8 13 (30.23%) Unified Communications
9 10 (23.26%) VLAN
10 9 (20.93%) VoIP
10 9 (20.93%) WAN
10 9 (20.93%) A+ Certification
10 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
10 9 (20.93%) Windows Server
11 8 (18.60%) HP
11 8 (18.60%) MCSE
11 8 (18.60%) Firewall
12 7 (16.28%) Ethernet
12 7 (16.28%) VPN
12 7 (16.28%) LAN
12 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
12 7 (16.28%) MPLS
12 7 (16.28%) OSPF
12 7 (16.28%) BGP
12 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (16.28%) Network Management
12 7 (16.28%) Network Monitoring
13 6 (13.95%) ZyXEL

CCENT
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) Unified Communications
2 10 (23.26%) VLAN
3 9 (20.93%) VoIP
3 9 (20.93%) WAN
4 8 (18.60%) Firewall
5 7 (16.28%) BGP
5 7 (16.28%) Ethernet
5 7 (16.28%) LAN
5 7 (16.28%) MPLS
5 7 (16.28%) OSPF
5 7 (16.28%) VPN
6 6 (13.95%) ADSL
6 6 (13.95%) RIP
6 6 (13.95%) Wireless
7 5 (11.63%) ICMP
8 4 (9.30%) IPsec
8 4 (9.30%) SAN
8 4 (9.30%) SNMP
8 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
8 4 (9.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Power BI
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.30%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) 1st Line Support
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Field Service Technician
4 6 (13.95%) IT Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Network Support
6 4 (9.30%) Network Support Technician
6 4 (9.30%) Network Technician
6 4 (9.30%) Support Technician
7 3 (6.98%) 1st Line Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 3 (6.98%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Support
7 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.30%) Linux
4 3 (6.98%) AIX
4 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.65%) Unix
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) ITIL
2 7 (16.28%) Network Management
2 7 (16.28%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (13.95%) Service Management
4 5 (11.63%) Change Management
4 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.30%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.30%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.98%) ERP
6 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
6 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.98%) Network Architecture
6 3 (6.98%) Open Source
6 3 (6.98%) Presales
6 3 (6.98%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (6.98%) Process Improvement
6 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) C
3 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (76.74%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (69.77%) CCNA
3 20 (46.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (37.21%) MCSA
5 9 (20.93%) A+ Certification
6 8 (18.60%) MCSE
7 6 (13.95%) MCP
8 3 (6.98%) CCAA
8 3 (6.98%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (6.98%) Degree
8 3 (6.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (6.98%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (6.98%) VTSP
9 2 (4.65%) DBS Check
9 2 (4.65%) HNC
9 2 (4.65%) HND
9 2 (4.65%) MCITP
9 2 (4.65%) PMP
9 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
9 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
2 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
1 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.65%) NFS
3 2 (4.65%) XenApp
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) FortiGate
1 4 (9.30%) WhatsUp Gold
1 4 (9.30%) WMI
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Cisco
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
3 14 (32.56%) VMware
4 8 (18.60%) HP
5 6 (13.95%) 3Com
5 6 (13.95%) Brocade
5 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
5 6 (13.95%) Citrix
5 6 (13.95%) Draytek
5 6 (13.95%) NETGEAR
5 6 (13.95%) ZyXEL
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle
6 4 (9.30%) Progress
6 4 (9.30%) ServiceNow
7 3 (6.98%) Juniper
7 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.98%) Symantec
8 2 (4.65%) McAfee
8 2 (4.65%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.33%) EqualLogic
Solihull
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000.0000 - £27000.0000 per annum + 15% Shift Allowance
Posted: 23 days ago