The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 53 30 59
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +29
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 17 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.46% 4.49% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.83% 15.45% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 1
Average salary £31,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
CCNA
South Wales

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

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
157 110 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.72% 29.02% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 141 98 87
Average salary £35,500 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

CCNA
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

CCNA Salary Trend in Cardiff

CCNA
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNA across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

CCNA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (92.31%) Cisco
3 23 (58.97%) Firewall
4 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
4 20 (51.28%) CCNP
4 20 (51.28%) Windows
5 17 (43.59%) VMware
6 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 13 (33.33%) Citrix
8 12 (30.77%) HP
8 12 (30.77%) ITIL
8 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
9 11 (28.21%) WAN
10 10 (25.64%) MCSE
10 10 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (23.08%) WatchGuard
11 9 (23.08%) Project Management
12 8 (20.51%) VRRP
12 8 (20.51%) VoIP
12 8 (20.51%) HSRP
13 7 (17.95%) SonicWALL
13 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (17.95%) VLAN
13 7 (17.95%) Linux
13 7 (17.95%) SQL
13 7 (17.95%) Dell
13 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Office 365
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (58.97%) Firewall
2 11 (28.21%) WAN
3 10 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (20.51%) VRRP
4 8 (20.51%) HSRP
4 8 (20.51%) VoIP
5 7 (17.95%) VLAN
6 6 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (15.38%) Wireless
7 5 (12.82%) MPLS
7 5 (12.82%) LAN
7 5 (12.82%) VPN
8 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
8 4 (10.26%) Internet
9 3 (7.69%) Wireshark
10 2 (5.13%) Network Security
11 1 (2.56%) xDSL
11 1 (2.56%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (2.56%) VPLS
11 1 (2.56%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Welsh Language
3 2 (5.13%) Back Office
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Project Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.13%) Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) IT Support
7 2 (5.13%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.56%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (5.13%) Android
5 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Project Management
3 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.26%) Network Management
5 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.69%) Line Management
5 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.13%) Cyber Security
7 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.56%) Network Design
7 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (51.28%) CCNP
3 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (25.64%) MCSE
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (10.26%) MCITP
7 3 (7.69%) CCENT
8 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
8 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
8 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (2.56%) VCP4
9 1 (2.56%) MCSA
9 1 (2.56%) CCA
9 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.26%) XenServer
2 4 (10.26%) vSphere
3 3 (7.69%) ProxySG
3 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.13%) ISA Server
4 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Tivoli
1 4 (10.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (10.26%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.56%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (2.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 36 (92.31%) Cisco
2 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
3 17 (43.59%) VMware
4 13 (33.33%) Citrix
4 13 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 12 (30.77%) HP
6 9 (23.08%) WatchGuard
7 7 (17.95%) SonicWALL
7 7 (17.95%) Dell
7 7 (17.95%) Juniper
8 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
8 3 (7.69%) Mitel
8 3 (7.69%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.56%) F5
9 1 (2.56%) CA
9 1 (2.56%) Remedy