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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 49 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 7 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.28% 3.68% 1.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.31% 14.47% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 4
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
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 76 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 36.16% 25.42% 44.80%
Number of salaries quoted 90 72 96
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (95.00%) CCNP
3 15 (75.00%) DNS
4 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
4 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (65.00%) Windows
4 13 (65.00%) VMware
4 13 (65.00%) Internet
4 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (65.00%) Windows 7
5 12 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
5 12 (60.00%) Windows Vista
5 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (60.00%) Network Security
5 12 (60.00%) Terminal Services
5 12 (60.00%) HTTP
5 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (60.00%) MCSE
5 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (60.00%) IIS
5 12 (60.00%) SharePoint
5 12 (60.00%) Windows XP
5 12 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 12 (60.00%) MCP
5 12 (60.00%) CCIP
5 12 (60.00%) VPN
5 12 (60.00%) Microsoft

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (60.00%) IIS
1 12 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 12 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
1 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) DNS
3 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (65.00%) Internet
4 12 (60.00%) VPN
4 12 (60.00%) HTTPS
4 12 (60.00%) SSL
4 12 (60.00%) Network Security
4 12 (60.00%) HTTP
5 7 (35.00%) VLAN
6 6 (30.00%) SAN
7 5 (25.00%) WAN
8 4 (20.00%) LAN
9 3 (15.00%) VoIP
9 3 (15.00%) DHCP
9 3 (15.00%) OSPF
9 3 (15.00%) BGP
10 2 (10.00%) VRRP
11 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Firmware
1 2 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
1 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (65.00%) Windows 7
2 12 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL
1 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (95.00%) CCNP
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (60.00%) CCIP
4 12 (60.00%) MCP
4 12 (60.00%) MCSE
4 12 (60.00%) CCSP
5 7 (35.00%) MCSA
6 1 (5.00%) MCITP
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 7 (35.00%) ISA Server
3 7 (35.00%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (35.00%) UAG
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Dell