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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 515 390 244
Rank change year-on-year -125 -146 -30
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 392 238 71
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.50% 0.63% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.37% 3.50% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 281 223 67
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,000 £36,625 £34,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £48,900 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.86% -2.20% -9.09%
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,900 £77,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +8.43%

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

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16,508 6,801 1,435
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 20.98% 18.11% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8,179 4,610 1,118
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.36% - -4.35%
75th Percentile £76,375 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

CCNA
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing CCNA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

CCNA trend for jobs with a WFH option

CCNA
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing CCNA.

CCNA salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

CCNA
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing CCNA over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

CCNA salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, CCNA job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for CCNA.

1 392 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 239 (60.97%) Cisco
3 213 (54.34%) Firewall
4 168 (42.86%) CCNP
5 141 (35.97%) WAN
6 124 (31.63%) LAN
7 114 (29.08%) Windows
8 112 (28.57%) Azure
9 101 (25.77%) Microsoft
10 97 (24.74%) Linux
11 89 (22.70%) VPN
12 82 (20.92%) DNS
13 81 (20.66%) VMware
13 81 (20.66%) Social Skills
14 80 (20.41%) Wireless
14 80 (20.41%) Active Directory
14 80 (20.41%) Microsoft 365
15 78 (19.90%) ITIL
16 76 (19.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 73 (18.62%) VMware Infrastructure
18 70 (17.86%) Windows Server
19 69 (17.60%) Microsoft Certification
20 67 (17.09%) Wi-Fi
21 66 (16.84%) Finance
22 64 (16.33%) Network Security
23 59 (15.05%) Cybersecurity
24 58 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
25 56 (14.29%) DHCP
26 54 (13.78%) VoIP
27 53 (13.52%) AWS

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 21 (5.36%) MS Exchange
2 20 (5.10%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.04%) Apache
4 6 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (1.53%) Jetty
5 5 (1.28%) Confluence
5 5 (1.28%) IIS
6 4 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (4.85%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.81%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 112 (28.57%) Azure
2 80 (20.41%) Microsoft 365
3 53 (13.52%) AWS
4 28 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (2.55%) Google Workspace
7 7 (1.79%) Rubrik
8 6 (1.53%) Apple Pay
9 5 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.28%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (1.28%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (1.28%) Lucidchart
9 5 (1.28%) SaaS
9 5 (1.28%) Serverless
9 5 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (1.02%) GCP
10 4 (1.02%) Nutanix
11 3 (0.77%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 213 (54.34%) Firewall
2 141 (35.97%) WAN
3 124 (31.63%) LAN
4 89 (22.70%) VPN
5 82 (20.92%) DNS
6 80 (20.41%) Wireless
7 67 (17.09%) Wi-Fi
8 64 (16.33%) Network Security
9 56 (14.29%) DHCP
10 54 (13.78%) VoIP
11 52 (13.27%) TCP/IP
12 48 (12.24%) BGP
12 48 (12.24%) MPLS
13 45 (11.48%) Internet
14 40 (10.20%) OSPF
15 34 (8.67%) SD-WAN
15 34 (8.67%) VLAN
16 28 (7.14%) SSL
17 26 (6.63%) IPsec
18 25 (6.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.55%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (1.28%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.02%) MySQL
5 3 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.77%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.26%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.26%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (3.32%) JIRA
2 6 (1.53%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.28%) GitLab
4 2 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 81 (20.66%) Social Skills
2 66 (16.84%) Finance
3 58 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (10.46%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.83%) Documentation Skills
6 12 (3.06%) Public Sector
7 11 (2.81%) Retail
8 10 (2.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 9 (2.30%) Banking
9 9 (2.30%) Organisational Skills
10 8 (2.04%) Legal
10 8 (2.04%) Military
11 7 (1.79%) Presentation Skills
12 6 (1.53%) Advertising
12 6 (1.53%) Marketing
13 4 (1.02%) Law
13 4 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.77%) Aviation
14 3 (0.77%) Back Office
14 3 (0.77%) French Language
Job Titles
1 142 (36.22%) Network Engineer
2 60 (15.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 38 (9.69%) IT Engineer
4 28 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 26 (6.63%) Support Engineer
6 25 (6.38%) Network Manager
7 24 (6.12%) Cisco Engineer
8 23 (5.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 22 (5.61%) Security Engineer
10 21 (5.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 18 (4.59%) Consultant
11 18 (4.59%) Telephony Manager
12 15 (3.83%) IT Support
13 14 (3.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
13 14 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
13 14 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
14 13 (3.32%) Analyst
15 12 (3.06%) IT Support Engineer
15 12 (3.06%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.32%) .NET
2 7 (1.79%) Web Services
3 6 (1.53%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (0.77%) 802.1X
4 3 (0.77%) ARM Templates
5 2 (0.51%) XMPP
6 1 (0.26%) CSS
6 1 (0.26%) HTML
6 1 (0.26%) RFC 2544
6 1 (0.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.18%) Data Centre
2 18 (4.59%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (2.55%) Public Cloud
6 9 (2.30%) Driving Licence
6 9 (2.30%) Replication
7 8 (2.04%) Cyber Defence
8 7 (1.79%) Cyberattack
8 7 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.53%) Cybercrime
9 6 (1.53%) Online Banking
9 6 (1.53%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (1.28%) Raspberry Pi
10 5 (1.28%) SCADA
11 4 (1.02%) BYOD
11 4 (1.02%) CSOC
11 4 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.02%) IVR
11 4 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 114 (29.08%) Windows
2 97 (24.74%) Linux
3 70 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 24 (6.12%) Windows 10
5 23 (5.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (5.61%) Unix
7 13 (3.32%) CentOS
7 13 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (2.55%) Windows Server 2019
9 8 (2.04%) Android
9 8 (2.04%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.04%) Ubuntu
10 7 (1.79%) Windows Server 2016
11 5 (1.28%) Debian
11 5 (1.28%) Solaris
12 4 (1.02%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.51%) AIX
14 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (19.90%) ITIL
2 76 (19.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 59 (15.05%) Cybersecurity
4 41 (10.46%) Information Security
5 40 (10.20%) Agile
6 37 (9.44%) Load Balancing
6 37 (9.44%) Network Management
7 35 (8.93%) Change Management
8 32 (8.16%) Migration
9 31 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
9 31 (7.91%) Project Delivery
10 24 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 24 (6.12%) Matrix Organization
11 21 (5.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 18 (4.59%) DevOps
13 17 (4.34%) Computer Science
13 17 (4.34%) Incident Management
13 17 (4.34%) Network Architecture
13 17 (4.34%) Network Design
13 17 (4.34%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 46 (11.73%) PowerShell
2 41 (10.46%) Python
3 15 (3.83%) Shell Script
3 15 (3.83%) SQL
4 14 (3.57%) Bash
5 5 (1.28%) C++
6 2 (0.51%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.51%) Perl
6 2 (0.51%) PHP
7 1 (0.26%) C
7 1 (0.26%) Go
7 1 (0.26%) Java
7 1 (0.26%) Rust
7 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 392 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 168 (42.86%) CCNP
3 69 (17.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (12.50%) MCSE
5 35 (8.93%) Degree
5 35 (8.93%) Security Cleared
6 31 (7.91%) SC Cleared
7 30 (7.65%) MCSA
8 28 (7.14%) CISSP
9 26 (6.63%) CCIE
9 26 (6.63%) JNCIA
10 25 (6.38%) Network+ Certification
11 22 (5.61%) CEH
12 19 (4.85%) CCDP
12 19 (4.85%) CCSA
12 19 (4.85%) CCSP
12 19 (4.85%) SSCP
13 14 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
13 14 (3.57%) DV Cleared
13 14 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (4.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.83%) GDPR
4 12 (3.06%) NIST
4 12 (3.06%) SLA
5 8 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 7 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 5 (1.28%) PCI DSS
8 4 (1.02%) ISO 31000
8 4 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 4 (1.02%) NCSC
8 4 (1.02%) NIST 800
8 4 (1.02%) QA
9 2 (0.51%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.26%) ITGC
System Software
1 80 (20.41%) Active Directory
2 73 (18.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (7.91%) Hyper-V
4 23 (5.87%) Virtual Desktop
5 19 (4.85%) vSphere
6 14 (3.57%) Firmware
7 12 (3.06%) iptables
7 12 (3.06%) ProxySG
7 12 (3.06%) Snort
8 7 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 5 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (1.28%) XenApp
10 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (1.02%) VMware NSX
11 3 (0.77%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.77%) Docker
12 2 (0.51%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (0.51%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (5.36%) Microsoft Intune
2 20 (5.10%) Cisco CUCM
3 16 (4.08%) Ansible
4 14 (3.57%) Terraform
5 13 (3.32%) Single Sign-On
6 12 (3.06%) FortiGate
7 10 (2.55%) SCCM
8 8 (2.04%) Stealthwatch
9 7 (1.79%) CASB
9 7 (1.79%) Nagios
9 7 (1.79%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.28%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 5 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
10 5 (1.28%) Kubernetes
10 5 (1.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 5 (1.28%) Oracle ZFS
10 5 (1.28%) SCOM
10 5 (1.28%) vCenter Server
10 5 (1.28%) WSUS
11 4 (1.02%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 239 (60.97%) Cisco
2 101 (25.77%) Microsoft
3 81 (20.66%) VMware
4 50 (12.76%) Palo Alto
5 48 (12.24%) Juniper
6 38 (9.69%) Citrix
6 38 (9.69%) Meraki
7 34 (8.67%) CheckPoint
8 27 (6.89%) F5
9 25 (6.38%) Red Hat
10 24 (6.12%) Fortinet
11 23 (5.87%) Aruba
11 23 (5.87%) Veeam
12 21 (5.36%) SolarWinds
13 16 (4.08%) HP
13 16 (4.08%) Oracle
14 14 (3.57%) Blue Coat
15 13 (3.32%) Arista
16 12 (3.06%) ServiceNow
16 12 (3.06%) Veritas