The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 184 168
Rank change year-on-year -30 -16  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1334 1819 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.57% 1.82% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.31% 6.72% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 1579 1794
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21127 27066 29810
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.85% 27.15% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16486 21840 23409
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in the UK

CCNA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CCNA in the UK

CCNA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNA in the UK

CCNA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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 -31 1247 £41,000 +2.50% 143
London -6 424 £45,000 -10.00% 41
South East -22 302 £40,000 - 19
East of England -10 121 £42,000 +9.09% 21
West Midlands +7 119 £40,000 - 12
North West -28 98 £37,500 +7.14% 21
Berkshire -24 88 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire -20 74 £39,500 -5.38% 18
Surrey +11 70 £40,000 +6.66% 2
City of London -9 67 £47,250 -7.35% 7
South West -59 65 £40,000 +19.40% 4
Hertfordshire -13 60 £42,500 - 7
Hampshire -26 57 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Manchester -18 54 £34,500 -4.82% 11
Reading +6 48 £30,000 -47.82% 1
West Yorkshire -20 42 £32,500 -27.77% 13
East Midlands +33 41 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Birmingham +5 39 £47,500 +37.68% 3
Wales -6 31 £37,500 +36.36% 4
South Wales +10 30 £37,500 +36.36% 4
Hemel Hempstead +8 28 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Kent +2 28 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Bristol -2 27 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Leeds -9 27 £38,000 -20.00% 7
Warwickshire +19 25 £39,000 -7.14%
Leatherhead +18 25 £39,500 +5.33%
Cardiff -1 21 £36,500 +37.73% 4
North Yorkshire -5 20 £45,000 +28.57% 2
East Sussex +28 19 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Scotland -3 19 £35,530 -16.40% 2

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing CCNA 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 CCNA.

1 2713 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1918 (70.70%) Cisco
3 1385 (51.05%) Firewall
4 1316 (48.51%) CCNP
5 1008 (37.15%) Windows
6 827 (30.48%) WAN
7 752 (27.72%) VMware
8 713 (26.28%) LAN
9 686 (25.29%) Microsoft
10 645 (23.77%) ITIL
11 615 (22.67%) Active Directory
12 592 (21.82%) Windows Server
13 564 (20.79%) Microsoft Certification
14 549 (20.24%) VPN
15 491 (18.10%) Juniper
15 491 (18.10%) Cisco ASA
16 476 (17.55%) Wireless
17 472 (17.40%) DNS
18 467 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
19 439 (16.18%) Data Centre
20 437 (16.11%) Network Security
21 433 (15.96%) Linux
22 418 (15.41%) MCSE
23 405 (14.93%) BGP
24 402 (14.82%) TCP/IP
25 392 (14.45%) MPLS
26 368 (13.56%) OSPF
26 368 (13.56%) VoIP
27 353 (13.01%) CheckPoint
28 351 (12.94%) DHCP

CCNA
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
1 276 (10.17%) MS Exchange
2 136 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 71 (2.62%) Skype for Business
5 60 (2.21%) IIS
6 56 (2.06%) SharePoint
7 30 (1.11%) Apache
8 17 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (0.55%) Tomcat
10 12 (0.44%) IBM Notes
11 11 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (0.29%) Confluence
14 7 (0.26%) nginx
14 7 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.18%) JBoss
17 4 (0.15%) WebLogic
17 4 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 143 (5.27%) Microsoft Office
2 55 (2.03%) MS Visio
3 41 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.074%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.074%) HipChat
6 2 (0.074%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.037%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.15%) Magento
3 2 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.074%) Workfront
4 1 (0.037%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.037%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.037%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.037%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 211 (7.78%) Office 365
2 138 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 97 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 29 (1.07%) SaaS
6 24 (0.88%) IaaS
7 18 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (0.59%) PaaS
9 15 (0.55%) G Suite
10 7 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.11%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.074%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (0.074%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.074%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.074%) Yammer
13 1 (0.037%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.037%) Catchpoint
Communications & Networking
1 1385 (51.05%) Firewall
2 827 (30.48%) WAN
3 713 (26.28%) LAN
4 549 (20.24%) VPN
5 491 (18.10%) Cisco ASA
6 476 (17.55%) Wireless
7 472 (17.40%) DNS
8 437 (16.11%) Network Security
9 405 (14.93%) BGP
10 402 (14.82%) TCP/IP
11 392 (14.45%) MPLS
12 368 (13.56%) OSPF
12 368 (13.56%) VoIP
13 351 (12.94%) DHCP
14 317 (11.68%) VLAN
15 221 (8.15%) Cisco Nexus
16 216 (7.96%) SAN
17 172 (6.34%) Wi-Fi
18 157 (5.79%) Cisco IOS
19 143 (5.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (5.31%) SQL Server
2 37 (1.36%) MySQL
3 27 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (0.41%) Big Data
6 8 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (0.18%) MongoDB
7 5 (0.18%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.18%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.15%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.11%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.11%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.074%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.074%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.074%) Infinispan
10 2 (0.074%) Redis
10 2 (0.074%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (0.74%) JIRA
2 10 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (0.18%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.15%) PHPUnit
5 3 (0.11%) Burp Suite
5 3 (0.11%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.11%) Metasploit
5 3 (0.11%) Redmine
6 2 (0.074%) JMeter
6 2 (0.074%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.074%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.037%) Ant
7 1 (0.037%) Introscope
7 1 (0.037%) Maven
7 1 (0.037%) NUnit
7 1 (0.037%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.037%) QUnit
7 1 (0.037%) Selenium
7 1 (0.037%) Subversion
7 1 (0.037%) TeamCity
General
1 297 (10.95%) Telecoms
2 275 (10.14%) Finance
3 66 (2.43%) Banking
4 62 (2.29%) Retail
5 38 (1.40%) Back Office
6 34 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 30 (1.11%) Legal
8 23 (0.85%) Games
9 22 (0.81%) Marketing
10 20 (0.74%) Electronics
10 20 (0.74%) Military
11 17 (0.63%) Automotive
12 16 (0.59%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.52%) Advertising
13 14 (0.52%) Law
14 12 (0.44%) Billing
14 12 (0.44%) French Language
15 11 (0.41%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.33%) Spanish Language
17 8 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1133 (41.76%) Network Engineer
2 512 (18.87%) Cisco Engineer
3 423 (15.59%) Support Engineer
4 392 (14.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 297 (10.95%) Analyst
6 261 (9.62%) Network Support
7 242 (8.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 192 (7.08%) Network Support Engineer
9 176 (6.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 164 (6.04%) Senior Network Engineer
11 157 (5.79%) Security Engineer
12 146 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support
13 144 (5.31%) Network Analyst
14 142 (5.23%) IT Engineer
15 139 (5.12%) Network Security Engineer
16 128 (4.72%) Support Analyst
17 127 (4.68%) Consultant
18 112 (4.13%) IT Support
19 106 (3.91%) 2nd Line Support
20 101 (3.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (2.03%) 802.1X
2 19 (0.70%) Web Services
2 19 (0.70%) XMPP
3 15 (0.55%) LAMP
4 14 (0.52%) HTML
5 12 (0.44%) CSS
6 10 (0.37%) Regular Expression
6 10 (0.37%) XML
7 8 (0.29%) .NET
8 7 (0.26%) XSLT
9 6 (0.22%) RFC 2547
10 5 (0.18%) FFmpeg
11 4 (0.15%) .NET Framework
11 4 (0.15%) Apache Flex
11 4 (0.15%) LAPP Stack
11 4 (0.15%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (0.15%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (0.15%) Symfony
11 4 (0.15%) ZeroMQ
12 3 (0.11%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 439 (16.18%) Data Centre
2 150 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 98 (3.61%) Computer Science
4 94 (3.46%) Driving Licence
5 68 (2.51%) Management Information System
6 28 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 27 (1.00%) Clustering
7 27 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
8 26 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
9 25 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
10 22 (0.81%) iPad
11 21 (0.77%) IVR
11 21 (0.77%) Replication
12 19 (0.70%) CESG
13 17 (0.63%) Hedge funds
14 15 (0.55%) Client/Server
15 14 (0.52%) Fintech
15 14 (0.52%) PKI
16 13 (0.48%) Security Operations Centre
16 13 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1008 (37.15%) Windows
2 592 (21.82%) Windows Server
3 433 (15.96%) Linux
4 314 (11.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 265 (9.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 136 (5.01%) Unix
6 136 (5.01%) Windows 7
7 127 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 79 (2.91%) Windows 10
9 56 (2.06%) Windows XP
10 42 (1.55%) Windows 8
11 38 (1.40%) CentOS
12 32 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 31 (1.14%) Mac OS X
14 27 (1.00%) Ubuntu
15 19 (0.70%) Android
16 17 (0.63%) SUSE
17 14 (0.52%) Mac OS
18 13 (0.48%) AIX
19 11 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 645 (23.77%) ITIL
2 175 (6.45%) Network Design
3 163 (6.01%) Network Management
4 139 (5.12%) Project Management
5 134 (4.94%) Presales
6 129 (4.75%) Network Monitoring
7 125 (4.61%) High Availability
7 125 (4.61%) Service Delivery
8 122 (4.50%) Load Balancing
9 117 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
9 117 (4.31%) Information Security
10 110 (4.05%) Mentoring
11 97 (3.58%) Service Management
12 96 (3.54%) Migration
13 95 (3.50%) Change Management
14 85 (3.13%) Change Control
15 77 (2.84%) PRINCE2
16 75 (2.76%) Cybersecurity
16 75 (2.76%) Time Management
17 63 (2.32%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 165 (6.08%) SQL
2 83 (3.06%) Python
3 78 (2.88%) PowerShell
4 50 (1.84%) Bash Shell
5 38 (1.40%) Java
5 38 (1.40%) Perl
6 31 (1.14%) Shell Script
7 30 (1.11%) C
8 24 (0.88%) PHP
9 22 (0.81%) JavaScript
10 10 (0.37%) VBScript
11 9 (0.33%) VB
12 8 (0.29%) C++
13 6 (0.22%) Ruby
14 4 (0.15%) VBA
15 3 (0.11%) C#
15 3 (0.11%) Korn
16 2 (0.074%) Lisp
17 1 (0.037%) ABAP
17 1 (0.037%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2713 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1316 (48.51%) CCNP
3 564 (20.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 418 (15.41%) MCSE
5 277 (10.21%) Degree
6 222 (8.18%) MCP
7 213 (7.85%) MCSA
8 212 (7.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 204 (7.52%) Security Cleared
10 203 (7.48%) CCIE
11 172 (6.34%) JNCIA
12 159 (5.86%) CISSP
13 144 (5.31%) SC Cleared
14 88 (3.24%) CCSA
15 86 (3.17%) MCITP
16 75 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
17 72 (2.65%) CCDA
17 72 (2.65%) DV Cleared
18 67 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
19 65 (2.40%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (7.45%) SLA
2 95 (3.50%) PCI DSS
3 71 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (1.03%) QA
5 13 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
6 11 (0.41%) PMO
7 9 (0.33%) GCP
7 9 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.29%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.22%) GPG13
10 3 (0.11%) GDPR
11 1 (0.037%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 27002
System Software
1 615 (22.67%) Active Directory
2 467 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 324 (11.94%) Hyper-V
4 88 (3.24%) vSphere
5 73 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
6 69 (2.54%) XenApp
7 29 (1.07%) XenDesktop
8 27 (1.00%) Terminal Services
9 21 (0.77%) KVM
10 20 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
11 19 (0.70%) Firmware
12 16 (0.59%) ProxySG
12 16 (0.59%) XenServer
13 14 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
14 12 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
15 11 (0.41%) VMware Server
16 8 (0.29%) NFS
16 8 (0.29%) Xen
17 7 (0.26%) ISA Server
17 7 (0.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 178 (6.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 66 (2.43%) Cisco UCCX
3 60 (2.21%) Cisco UCCE
3 60 (2.21%) SCCM
4 55 (2.03%) Cisco Prime
5 35 (1.29%) FortiGate
6 34 (1.25%) Puppet
7 26 (0.96%) Nagios
8 25 (0.92%) Ansible
8 25 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
9 22 (0.81%) Backup Exec
10 19 (0.70%) WSUS
11 18 (0.66%) SCOM
12 14 (0.52%) Cacti
13 13 (0.48%) Cisco CME
13 13 (0.48%) vCenter Server
14 11 (0.41%) Endace
14 11 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
15 10 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 9 (0.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 1918 (70.70%) Cisco
2 752 (27.72%) VMware
3 686 (25.29%) Microsoft
4 491 (18.10%) Juniper
5 353 (13.01%) CheckPoint
6 285 (10.50%) Palo Alto
7 251 (9.25%) F5
8 243 (8.96%) HP
9 230 (8.48%) Citrix
10 130 (4.79%) SolarWinds
11 109 (4.02%) Avaya
12 92 (3.39%) NetApp
12 92 (3.39%) Riverbed
13 90 (3.32%) Fortinet
14 81 (2.99%) Dell
15 79 (2.91%) Aruba
16 77 (2.84%) Meraki
17 73 (2.69%) Red Hat
18 72 (2.65%) SonicWALL
19 46 (1.70%) EMC
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £29800 - £34400 per annum + DOE Pen, DIS, 5w hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woodbridge, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Head Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Truro, Cornwall
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum plus car, bonus, on call and overtim
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus car, bonus, oncall and overtime
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + MORE
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Alfreton, Derbyshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £29,307 to £31,053 per annum (pro-rata if part time)
Posted: Yesterday