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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 57 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 23 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.76% 4.59% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.18% 14.22% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 10
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -27.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,750
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
226 218 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.16% 32.30% 26.05%
Number of salaries quoted 201 189 117
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 3 August 2015.

CCNA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (81.82%) Cisco
3 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 25 (56.82%) MS Excel
5 21 (47.73%) VRRP
6 20 (45.45%) Linux
7 19 (43.18%) Back Office
7 19 (43.18%) Degree
8 18 (40.91%) Firewall
9 17 (38.64%) DHCP
9 17 (38.64%) CCNP
10 16 (36.36%) Windows
10 16 (36.36%) OSPF
10 16 (36.36%) BGP
11 15 (34.09%) Telecoms
11 15 (34.09%) VMware
11 15 (34.09%) MS PowerPoint
11 15 (34.09%) Computer Science
11 15 (34.09%) C#
11 15 (34.09%) PHP
11 15 (34.09%) Ethernet
11 15 (34.09%) SNMP
11 15 (34.09%) Broadband
12 13 (29.55%) GPON
12 13 (29.55%) 802.1X
12 13 (29.55%) ITIL
12 13 (29.55%) 802.11
13 12 (27.27%) Citrix
14 11 (25.00%) HP
14 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.82%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (56.82%) MS Excel
2 15 (34.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) VRRP
2 18 (40.91%) Firewall
3 17 (38.64%) DHCP
4 16 (36.36%) OSPF
4 16 (36.36%) BGP
5 15 (34.09%) Ethernet
5 15 (34.09%) Broadband
5 15 (34.09%) SNMP
6 13 (29.55%) 802.11
6 13 (29.55%) GPON
7 8 (18.18%) Internet
8 6 (13.64%) VLAN
8 6 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (13.64%) HSRP
9 2 (4.55%) Wireless
9 2 (4.55%) DNS
10 1 (2.27%) LAN
10 1 (2.27%) WAN
10 1 (2.27%) RIP
10 1 (2.27%) EIGRP
General
1 19 (43.18%) Back Office
2 15 (34.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 15 (34.09%) NOC Engineer
2 15 (34.09%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Principal Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Project Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Support
8 3 (6.82%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
10 1 (2.27%) Junior
10 1 (2.27%) Junior Network Engineer
10 1 (2.27%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Linux
2 16 (36.36%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) AIX
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.36%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) Project Management
3 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.27%) Resource Management
4 1 (2.27%) Network Management
4 1 (2.27%) Service Management
4 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.27%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) C#
1 15 (34.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (43.18%) Degree
3 17 (38.64%) CCNP
4 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (13.64%) MCSE
7 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 3 (6.82%) MCSA
9 2 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.36%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Tivoli
1 5 (11.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (11.36%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 36 (81.82%) Cisco
2 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.09%) VMware
4 12 (27.27%) Citrix
5 11 (25.00%) HP
6 10 (22.73%) WatchGuard
7 6 (13.64%) CheckPoint
8 5 (11.36%) SonicWALL
8 5 (11.36%) Dell
9 2 (4.55%) Avaya
10 1 (2.27%) ProCurve