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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 830 911 932
Rank change year-on-year +81 +21  
Permanent jobs citing CCENT 22 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.037% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 33
Median salary £22,500 £29,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.41% +11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £22,250 £29,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year -23.27% +11.53%  

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 21178 28974 29635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.77% 27.71% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16684 23232 23258
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 £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCENT
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CCENT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCENT in the UK

CCENT
Top 27 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 30 March 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 +60 19 £22,750 -21.55% 2
South East +62 9 £23,000 -5.15% 1
Hampshire +21 5 £35,000 +20.68%
London +65 4 £26,000 +18.18%
Surrey +51 3 £23,000 +17.94% 1
South West +24 3 £33,250 +51.13%
Hook - 3 £35,000 -
Bristol +1 2 £48,500 +120.45%
Leatherhead - 2 £22,000 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £32,000 -
East of England +32 1 £18,000 -37.93%
Yorkshire +27 1 £18,000 -48.57% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 1 £18,000 -37.93%
Cambridge +3 1 £18,000 -37.93%
West Yorkshire - 1 £18,000 - 1
Kent - 1 £18,000 -
Devon - 1 £18,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £18,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £18,000 -
Leeds - 1 £18,000 -
Bromley - 1 £18,000 -
Exeter - 1 £18,000 -
Eastleigh - 1 £22,000 -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Bradford - 1 £18,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £24,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £22,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 50 (92.59%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (90.74%) Cisco
3 44 (81.48%) CCNA
4 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 21 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (31.48%) MCSA
6 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 14 (25.93%) Data Centre
8 13 (24.07%) A+ Certification
9 12 (22.22%) MCSE
9 12 (22.22%) ITIL
10 11 (20.37%) SLA
10 11 (20.37%) HP
10 11 (20.37%) Network Management
11 10 (18.52%) NETGEAR
11 10 (18.52%) MCP
11 10 (18.52%) Windows
11 10 (18.52%) 3Com
11 10 (18.52%) ZyXEL
11 10 (18.52%) Draytek
12 9 (16.67%) VLAN
12 9 (16.67%) Wireless
12 9 (16.67%) Unified Communications
13 8 (14.81%) Firewall
13 8 (14.81%) Degree
14 7 (12.96%) VMware
14 7 (12.96%) CCNP
14 7 (12.96%) LAN
14 7 (12.96%) WAN
14 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared

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 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Unified Communications
1 9 (16.67%) VLAN
1 9 (16.67%) Wireless
2 8 (14.81%) Firewall
3 7 (12.96%) LAN
3 7 (12.96%) WAN
4 6 (11.11%) 2G
4 6 (11.11%) 3G
4 6 (11.11%) 4G
4 6 (11.11%) LTE
4 6 (11.11%) VoIP
5 5 (9.26%) ADSL
5 5 (9.26%) BGP
5 5 (9.26%) Ethernet
5 5 (9.26%) MPLS
5 5 (9.26%) Network Security
5 5 (9.26%) OSPF
5 5 (9.26%) RIP
5 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.56%) Electronics
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Network Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Junior
4 8 (14.81%) Field Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Graduate
6 6 (11.11%) 3G Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) 4G Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Cisco Field Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Field Service Technician
6 6 (11.11%) Junior 3G Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Junior 4G Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Junior Cisco Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Junior Field Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Trainee
7 5 (9.26%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (9.26%) IT Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Network Support
7 5 (9.26%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.85%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.85%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.41%) Linux
4 3 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.85%) Unix
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) ITIL
2 11 (20.37%) Network Management
3 5 (9.26%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
3 5 (9.26%) Time Management
4 4 (7.41%) Capacity Management
4 4 (7.41%) Data Centre Operations
4 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.41%) ITIL V3
4 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.41%) Power Management
4 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.56%) Adaptive Security
5 3 (5.56%) ERP
5 3 (5.56%) Open Source
5 3 (5.56%) Presales
6 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) C
3 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.85%) Perl
3 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (92.59%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (81.48%) CCNA
3 21 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (31.48%) MCSA
5 13 (24.07%) A+ Certification
6 12 (22.22%) MCSE
7 10 (18.52%) MCP
8 8 (14.81%) Degree
9 7 (12.96%) CCNP
9 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
9 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
10 4 (7.41%) HNC
10 4 (7.41%) HND
11 3 (5.56%) VTSP
12 2 (3.70%) CCIE
12 2 (3.70%) DBS Check
13 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
13 1 (1.85%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) NFS
2 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) FortiGate
1 2 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (3.70%) WMI
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (90.74%) Cisco
2 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.37%) HP
4 10 (18.52%) 3Com
4 10 (18.52%) Draytek
4 10 (18.52%) NETGEAR
4 10 (18.52%) ZyXEL
5 7 (12.96%) VMware
6 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.41%) Brocade
8 3 (5.56%) Intel Security
8 3 (5.56%) Juniper
8 3 (5.56%) WatchGuard
9 2 (3.70%) Progress
9 2 (3.70%) SunGard
10 1 (1.85%) Citrix
10 1 (1.85%) ProCurve
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