The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 72 47 64
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 28 47 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.26% 4.12% 2.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 12.98% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 21
Average salary £35,000 £38,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.49% +10.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
CCNA
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
364 362 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.43% 31.70% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 328 309 253
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 South Wales

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CCNA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

CCNA Salary Trend in South Wales

CCNA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNA across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

CCNA Salary Histogram in South Wales

CCNA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -17 23 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 3 £27,500 -
Caerphilly +10 1 £27,500 -60.71%
Newport -9 1 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Bridgend -11 1 £27,500 +22.22%
CCNA
Wales

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 82 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (87.80%) Cisco
3 50 (60.98%) Microsoft
3 50 (60.98%) Firewall
4 37 (45.12%) ITIL
5 35 (42.68%) MS Excel
5 35 (42.68%) CCNP
6 31 (37.80%) VMware
7 29 (35.37%) Windows
8 23 (28.05%) DHCP
8 23 (28.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (28.05%) Back Office
9 21 (25.61%) CheckPoint
9 21 (25.61%) VRRP
9 21 (25.61%) Linux
10 20 (24.39%) Citrix
10 20 (24.39%) OSPF
10 20 (24.39%) SLA
10 20 (24.39%) BGP
11 19 (23.17%) Degree
11 19 (23.17%) Ethernet
11 19 (23.17%) Broadband
12 17 (20.73%) Internet
12 17 (20.73%) Wireless
12 17 (20.73%) Telecoms
13 16 (19.51%) Active Directory
13 16 (19.51%) Network Management
14 15 (18.29%) LAN
14 15 (18.29%) MS Exchange
14 15 (18.29%) SNMP

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 15 (18.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.54%) Lync
3 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (3.66%) IIS
5 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.22%) Apache
Applications
1 35 (42.68%) MS Excel
2 15 (18.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (8.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (60.98%) Firewall
2 23 (28.05%) DHCP
3 21 (25.61%) VRRP
4 20 (24.39%) OSPF
4 20 (24.39%) BGP
5 19 (23.17%) Ethernet
5 19 (23.17%) Broadband
6 17 (20.73%) Internet
6 17 (20.73%) Wireless
7 15 (18.29%) WAN
7 15 (18.29%) SNMP
7 15 (18.29%) LAN
8 14 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (15.85%) GPON
9 13 (15.85%) 802.11
10 12 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (9.76%) VPN
11 8 (9.76%) DNS
12 7 (8.54%) TCP/IP
13 6 (7.32%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 23 (28.05%) Back Office
2 17 (20.73%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.22%) Finance
3 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (46.34%) Network Engineer
2 17 (20.73%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (18.29%) NOC Engineer
3 15 (18.29%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 12 (14.63%) Technical Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Principal Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Project Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Technical Support
6 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (7.32%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) Team Leader
11 1 (1.22%) Junior
11 1 (1.22%) Analyst
11 1 (1.22%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.85%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.44%) .NET
3 1 (1.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.88%) Statistics
3 4 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.44%) EqualLogic
4 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.37%) Windows
2 21 (25.61%) Linux
3 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.54%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (6.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.12%) ITIL
2 16 (19.51%) Network Management
3 12 (14.63%) Project Management
3 12 (14.63%) Service Delivery
4 8 (9.76%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.10%) Resource Management
5 5 (6.10%) Service Management
5 5 (6.10%) Logistics
6 4 (4.88%) Change Management
7 3 (3.66%) Change Control
7 3 (3.66%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.44%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.22%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.29%) C#
1 15 (18.29%) PHP
2 4 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (42.68%) CCNP
3 23 (28.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (23.17%) Degree
5 14 (17.07%) SC Cleared
5 14 (17.07%) Security Cleared
6 13 (15.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 13 (15.85%) MCSE
7 9 (10.98%) MCSA
7 9 (10.98%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.39%) SLA
2 5 (6.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.66%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.10%) ISA Server
3 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) Tivoli
1 6 (7.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (7.32%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (4.88%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (4.88%) OpenView
2 4 (4.88%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 72 (87.80%) Cisco
2 50 (60.98%) Microsoft
3 31 (37.80%) VMware
4 21 (25.61%) CheckPoint
5 20 (24.39%) Citrix
6 12 (14.63%) HP
7 10 (12.20%) WatchGuard
8 9 (10.98%) SonicWALL
9 7 (8.54%) Dell
10 6 (7.32%) Avaya
11 4 (4.88%) BMC
11 4 (4.88%) Nokia
11 4 (4.88%) Siemens
11 4 (4.88%) Nortel
11 4 (4.88%) F5
11 4 (4.88%) Remedy
11 4 (4.88%) 3Com
11 4 (4.88%) Fortinet
12 3 (3.66%) Veeam
13 2 (2.44%) Dell Compellent