The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 49 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 4 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.38% 3.23% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.60% 9.00% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 3
Average salary - £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
CCNA
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
111 100 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 38.28% 35.84% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 88 80 52
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNA across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

CCNA
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

CCNA Salary Trend in Bedford

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing CCNA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCNA.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) CCNP
3 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
4 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) BGP
5 7 (43.75%) CCDP
5 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
5 7 (43.75%) CCSA
5 7 (43.75%) CCSE
5 7 (43.75%) Load Balancing
5 7 (43.75%) Network Security
6 6 (37.50%) Spanning Tree
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (37.50%) OSPF
6 6 (37.50%) LAN
6 6 (37.50%) WAN
7 5 (31.25%) ERP
7 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
7 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 5 (31.25%) MCSE
7 5 (31.25%) VB
7 5 (31.25%) SAP
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (31.25%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (31.25%) SAP Business One
8 4 (25.00%) Replication

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing CCNA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) BGP
2 7 (43.75%) Network Security
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (37.50%) Spanning Tree
3 6 (37.50%) OSPF
3 6 (37.50%) LAN
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) SAN
4 4 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (6.25%) tcpdump
5 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) Network Consultant
4 5 (31.25%) Security Consultant
4 5 (31.25%) Network Security Consultant
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (25.00%) Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Server Support
6 3 (18.75%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Server Support Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Server Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Server Support Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Server Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Data Centre Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (43.75%) Load Balancing
3 5 (31.25%) ERP
4 4 (25.00%) Network Management
5 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) VB
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) CCNP
3 7 (43.75%) CCDP
3 7 (43.75%) CCSA
3 7 (43.75%) CCSE
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (31.25%) Check Point Certification
4 5 (31.25%) MCSE
5 1 (6.25%) CCDA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
4 5 (31.25%) SAP
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) CommVault
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) FalconStor
6 1 (6.25%) F5