Period
to 22 September 2017

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 6 months to 22 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 987 1149 1234
Rank change year-on-year +162 +85 +67
Permanent jobs citing CCENT 187 82 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.042% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 185 74 70
UK median annual salary £20,500 £19,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% -26.92% -13.33%
10th Percentile £19,250 £17,000 £15,750
90th Percentile £27,500 £34,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £20,500 £19,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +7.89% -24.00% +11.11%

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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42904 51294 60609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.32% 26.44% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32968 41378 48464
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 6 months to 22 September 2017.

Salary histogram for CCENT in the UK

CCENT
Top 16 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 6 months to 22 September 2017. 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
UK excluding London +157 174 £20,500 +7.89%
England +162 162 £20,500 +7.89% 1
North of England +22 45 £20,500 +5.13%
South East +66 42 £20,500 +7.89%
North West +22 30 £20,500 -14.58%
Midlands +61 29 £20,500 +13.89%
East of England +26 19 £20,500 +10.81%
South West +28 18 £20,500 +5.13%
West Midlands +32 16 £20,500 +7.89%
East Midlands +36 13 £20,500 +13.89%
Scotland +15 13 £20,500 +7.89%
North East +22 10 £20,500 +9.33%
London +26 9 £90,000 +164.71% 1
Wales +13 7 £20,500 +2.50%
Yorkshire +16 5 £20,500 -39.69%
Northern Ireland - 1 £20,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 179 (95.72%) Cisco Certification
2 169 (90.37%) Windows
3 167 (89.30%) Cisco
4 159 (85.03%) Microsoft
5 151 (80.75%) Network+ Certification
6 148 (79.14%) A+ Certification
7 31 (16.58%) CCNA
8 23 (12.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (11.76%) MCSA
10 12 (6.42%) ITIL
10 12 (6.42%) Degree
11 11 (5.88%) Computer Science
11 11 (5.88%) MCITP
12 10 (5.35%) VMware
13 9 (4.81%) Active Directory
13 9 (4.81%) VoIP
14 8 (4.28%) Data Centre
15 7 (3.74%) Unified Communications
15 7 (3.74%) WAN
15 7 (3.74%) MS Exchange
15 7 (3.74%) Telecoms
16 6 (3.21%) Service Management
16 6 (3.21%) Change Management
16 6 (3.21%) Firewall
16 6 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
16 6 (3.21%) SQL
17 5 (2.67%) LAN
17 5 (2.67%) Ethernet
17 5 (2.67%) VPN
17 5 (2.67%) Citrix

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 7 (3.74%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.81%) VoIP
2 7 (3.74%) Unified Communications
2 7 (3.74%) WAN
3 6 (3.21%) Firewall
4 5 (2.67%) BGP
4 5 (2.67%) Ethernet
4 5 (2.67%) ICMP
4 5 (2.67%) LAN
4 5 (2.67%) MPLS
4 5 (2.67%) OSPF
4 5 (2.67%) VLAN
4 5 (2.67%) VPN
5 4 (2.14%) ADSL
5 4 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (2.14%) IPsec
5 4 (2.14%) RIP
5 4 (2.14%) SNMP
5 4 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.07%) DSL
6 2 (1.07%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.07%) Power BI
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (3.74%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.14%) Retail
3 2 (1.07%) Advertising
4 1 (0.53%) Finance
4 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 148 (79.14%) Trainee
2 10 (5.35%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (4.81%) Analyst
4 8 (4.28%) Support Analyst
5 7 (3.74%) Support Engineer
6 5 (2.67%) Architect
6 5 (2.67%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (2.67%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 5 (2.67%) Security Architect
7 4 (2.14%) 1st Line Engineer
7 4 (2.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 4 (2.14%) Network Support
7 4 (2.14%) Network Support Technician
7 4 (2.14%) Network Technician
7 4 (2.14%) Support Technician
8 3 (1.60%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 3 (1.60%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (1.60%) IT Engineer
8 3 (1.60%) Project Manager
9 2 (1.07%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.14%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.28%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.14%) RSA SecurID
4 3 (1.60%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.07%) User Experience
6 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 169 (90.37%) Windows
2 5 (2.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.60%) AIX
4 2 (1.07%) Unix
5 1 (0.53%) Linux
5 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (6.42%) ITIL
2 6 (3.21%) Change Management
2 6 (3.21%) Service Management
3 5 (2.67%) Information Security
3 5 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (2.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (2.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (2.14%) Project Management
4 4 (2.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (1.60%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (1.60%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (1.60%) Mentoring
5 3 (1.60%) Network Architecture
5 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2
5 3 (1.60%) Process Improvement
6 2 (1.07%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.07%) Incident Management
6 2 (1.07%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (0.53%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.21%) SQL
Qualifications
1 179 (95.72%) Cisco Certification
2 151 (80.75%) Network+ Certification
3 148 (79.14%) A+ Certification
4 31 (16.58%) CCNA
5 23 (12.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (11.76%) MCSA
7 12 (6.42%) Degree
8 11 (5.88%) MCITP
9 5 (2.67%) CISM
9 5 (2.67%) CISSP
9 5 (2.67%) GIAC
9 5 (2.67%) GSEC
10 4 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.60%) CCAA
11 3 (1.60%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.60%) MCSE
12 2 (1.07%) PMP
13 1 (0.53%) MCP
13 1 (0.53%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.53%) COBIT
2 1 (0.53%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.53%) NIST 800
2 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.14%) FortiGate
1 4 (2.14%) WhatsUp Gold
1 4 (2.14%) WMI
2 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 167 (89.30%) Cisco
2 159 (85.03%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.35%) VMware
4 5 (2.67%) Citrix
5 4 (2.14%) Brocade
5 4 (2.14%) Oracle
5 4 (2.14%) Progress
5 4 (2.14%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.60%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.60%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.60%) Symantec
7 1 (0.53%) Apple
7 1 (0.53%) Avaya
7 1 (0.53%) CommVault
7 1 (0.53%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.53%) Juniper
7 1 (0.53%) Mitel
7 1 (0.53%) NetApp
7 1 (0.53%) Redback
7 1 (0.53%) SunGard