Period
to 19 February 2018

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

Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 993 1120 1234
Rank change year-on-year +127 +114 +39
Permanent jobs citing CCENT 191 59 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.034% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 190 52 65
UK median annual salary £20,500 £20,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -25.93% +20.00%
10th Percentile £19,250 £17,000 £18,250
90th Percentile £28,500 £37,250 £42,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £20,500 £22,250 £22,500
% change year-on-year -7.87% -1.11% -

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 41,466 44,083 58,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.62% 25.42% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32,170 34,886 46,558
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 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
UK excluding London +146 187 £20,500 -7.87% 324
England +115 166 £20,500 -8.89% 314
North of England - 46 £20,500 - 99
South East +37 38 £20,500 -21.15% 66
Midlands +34 33 £20,500 +10.81% 69
North West - 32 £20,500 - 52
South West +8 23 £20,500 -16.33% 29
East of England +19 22 £20,500 -8.89% 35
West Midlands +15 20 £20,500 +2.50% 46
East Midlands +26 13 £20,500 +13.89% 23
Wales +16 12 £20,500 +2.50% 11
Scotland -25 12 £20,500 -51.76% 15
North East - 10 £20,500 - 15
London -10 4 £23,750 +2.15% 16
Yorkshire - 4 £20,500 - 32
Northern Ireland - 1 £20,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing CCENT 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 with a requirement for CCENT.

1 177 (92.67%) Cisco Certification
2 173 (90.58%) Windows
3 165 (86.39%) Cisco
4 157 (82.20%) Microsoft
5 154 (80.63%) Network+ Certification
6 151 (79.06%) A+ Certification
7 29 (15.18%) CCNA
8 23 (12.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (9.95%) MCSA
9 19 (9.95%) VMware
10 17 (8.90%) MS Exchange
11 15 (7.85%) Active Directory
12 14 (7.33%) SQL
13 11 (5.76%) MCSE
14 10 (5.24%) Linux
15 9 (4.71%) MCITP
16 8 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (4.19%) ITIL
17 7 (3.66%) Degree
17 7 (3.66%) Windows Server
18 6 (3.14%) Network Monitoring
18 6 (3.14%) Data Centre
18 6 (3.14%) ITIL V3
18 6 (3.14%) AS400
18 6 (3.14%) MCP
18 6 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
18 6 (3.14%) Firewall
19 5 (2.62%) Shell Script
19 5 (2.62%) Nagios
19 5 (2.62%) SAN

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 17 (8.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.62%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.14%) Firewall
2 5 (2.62%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (2.62%) Network Security
2 5 (2.62%) SAN
3 4 (2.09%) BGP
3 4 (2.09%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (2.09%) VLAN
3 4 (2.09%) Wireless
4 3 (1.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (1.57%) LAN
5 2 (1.05%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.05%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.05%) WAN
6 1 (0.52%) DSL
6 1 (0.52%) ICMP
6 1 (0.52%) L2TP
6 1 (0.52%) MPLS
6 1 (0.52%) OSPF
6 1 (0.52%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.62%) SQL Server
1 5 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (2.62%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.57%) Advertising
3 1 (0.52%) Finance
3 1 (0.52%) German Language
3 1 (0.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 148 (77.49%) Trainee
2 13 (6.81%) Analyst
3 10 (5.24%) Administrator
3 10 (5.24%) Network Engineer
3 10 (5.24%) Support Engineer
4 9 (4.71%) Support Analyst
4 9 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (2.62%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (2.62%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (2.62%) Senior Support Analyst
5 5 (2.62%) Systems Support
6 3 (1.57%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (1.57%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (1.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (1.57%) Desktop Support
6 3 (1.57%) Field Engineer
6 3 (1.57%) Service Analyst
6 3 (1.57%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (1.57%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (1.57%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.14%) AS400
1 6 (3.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.62%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.62%) iSeries
2 5 (2.62%) LPAR
3 1 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (0.52%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 173 (90.58%) Windows
2 10 (5.24%) Linux
3 7 (3.66%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.62%) OS/400
5 3 (1.57%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.57%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (4.19%) ITIL
2 6 (3.14%) ITIL V3
2 6 (3.14%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (2.62%) CRM
4 4 (2.09%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (1.57%) Asset Management
5 3 (1.57%) Break/Fix
5 3 (1.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (1.57%) Hardware Maintenance
5 3 (1.57%) Software Deployment
5 3 (1.57%) Time Management
6 2 (1.05%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (0.52%) Fault Analysis
7 1 (0.52%) Information Management
7 1 (0.52%) Information Security
7 1 (0.52%) Information Security Management
7 1 (0.52%) Network Planning
7 1 (0.52%) SDLC
7 1 (0.52%) Security Management
7 1 (0.52%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.33%) SQL
2 5 (2.62%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.57%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.57%) RPG
Qualifications
1 177 (92.67%) Cisco Certification
2 154 (80.63%) Network+ Certification
3 151 (79.06%) A+ Certification
4 29 (15.18%) CCNA
5 23 (12.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (9.95%) MCSA
7 11 (5.76%) MCSE
8 9 (4.71%) MCITP
9 7 (3.66%) Degree
10 6 (3.14%) MCP
11 3 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (1.57%) MCDST
12 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.52%) CCDA
13 1 (0.52%) CCNP
13 1 (0.52%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.57%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (7.85%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.62%) Nagios
2 2 (1.05%) Opsview
Vendors
1 165 (86.39%) Cisco
2 157 (82.20%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.95%) VMware
4 5 (2.62%) IBM
5 2 (1.05%) F5
5 2 (1.05%) Juniper
5 2 (1.05%) Meraki
6 1 (0.52%) Brocade
6 1 (0.52%) Citrix
6 1 (0.52%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.52%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.52%) Foundry
6 1 (0.52%) Openreach
6 1 (0.52%) Redback
6 1 (0.52%) Riverbed