The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 58 67 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 42 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.22% 2.59% 4.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.42% 9.19% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 48
Average salary £33,000 £34,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +38.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £45,000 £42,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
403 370 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.90% 28.20% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 329 324 282
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

CCNA
Salary Trend in Wales

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

CCNA Salary Trend in Wales

CCNA
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNA across the Wales region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

CCNA Salary Histogram in Wales

CCNA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. 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
South Wales +12 41 £33,000 -5.71% 5
North Wales -3 1 - -
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CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 92 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (91.30%) Cisco
3 59 (64.13%) Firewall
4 48 (52.17%) CCNP
5 34 (36.96%) ITIL
5 34 (36.96%) Windows
6 32 (34.78%) VMware
7 31 (33.70%) CheckPoint
8 29 (31.52%) WAN
9 28 (30.43%) LAN
10 25 (27.17%) Microsoft
10 25 (27.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (22.83%) MCSE
12 19 (20.65%) MS Exchange
12 19 (20.65%) Active Directory
12 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (18.48%) MS Excel
15 16 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (17.39%) Hyper-V
15 16 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (16.30%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (16.30%) F5
16 15 (16.30%) Office 365
16 15 (16.30%) SLA
16 15 (16.30%) SAN
16 15 (16.30%) HP
17 14 (15.22%) Internet
17 14 (15.22%) Finance

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 19 (20.65%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (10.87%) Lync
3 10 (10.87%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.52%) Apache
4 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.43%) IIS
6 4 (4.35%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.35%) Site Server
7 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.09%) SAS
9 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (18.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.30%) Office 365
2 2 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 59 (64.13%) Firewall
2 29 (31.52%) WAN
3 28 (30.43%) LAN
4 15 (16.30%) SAN
4 15 (16.30%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (15.22%) Internet
5 14 (15.22%) VoIP
6 13 (14.13%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (13.04%) BGP
7 12 (13.04%) Wireless
8 11 (11.96%) VPN
9 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
9 10 (10.87%) MPLS
10 9 (9.78%) OSPF
10 9 (9.78%) VLAN
11 7 (7.61%) DNS
12 5 (5.43%) DHCP
13 4 (4.35%) IPv4
13 4 (4.35%) IPv6
13 4 (4.35%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (15.22%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Retail
3 3 (3.26%) Advertising
3 3 (3.26%) Welsh Language
3 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Electronics
4 2 (2.17%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (32.61%) Network Engineer
2 18 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Consultant
6 8 (8.70%) Service Desk Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Project Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Team Leader
9 5 (5.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Network Consultant
9 5 (5.43%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (5.43%) Network Operations Team Leader
9 5 (5.43%) Operations Team Leader
9 5 (5.43%) Network Team Leader
9 5 (5.43%) Senior Network Consultant
10 4 (4.35%) Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (4.35%) Sales Consultant
10 4 (4.35%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.17%) Statistics
3 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.09%) Firmware
4 1 (1.09%) DTV
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.96%) Windows
2 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (9.78%) Linux
6 4 (4.35%) Windows 2000
6 4 (4.35%) Solaris
7 2 (2.17%) UNIX
7 2 (2.17%) AIX
7 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.96%) ITIL
2 14 (15.22%) Network Management
3 12 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 11 (11.96%) Project Management
5 8 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 6 (6.52%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.35%) Service Management
7 4 (4.35%) Email Migration
8 3 (3.26%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (3.26%) Change Management
9 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.17%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (2.17%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.17%) Network Design
10 1 (1.09%) Analytics
10 1 (1.09%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.09%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.09%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.09%) Migration
10 1 (1.09%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.78%) SQL
2 2 (2.17%) AWK
2 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 92 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (52.17%) CCNP
3 25 (27.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (22.83%) MCSE
5 16 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (13.04%) Security Cleared
7 11 (11.96%) SC Cleared
8 10 (10.87%) CCENT
9 8 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (8.70%) CCDP
10 7 (7.61%) CCA
10 7 (7.61%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (5.43%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (5.43%) Degree
12 4 (4.35%) MCSD
13 3 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (3.26%) MCSA
14 2 (2.17%) CCIE
14 2 (2.17%) CCSP
14 2 (2.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.30%) SLA
2 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 19 (20.65%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.17%) XenServer
4 1 (1.09%) vSphere
4 1 (1.09%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Tivoli
1 5 (5.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (5.43%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.17%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.09%) OpenView
3 1 (1.09%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.09%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 84 (91.30%) Cisco
2 32 (34.78%) VMware
3 31 (33.70%) CheckPoint
4 25 (27.17%) Microsoft
5 15 (16.30%) HP
5 15 (16.30%) F5
6 10 (10.87%) Citrix
7 9 (9.78%) McAfee
8 8 (8.70%) Dell
9 5 (5.43%) Avaya
9 5 (5.43%) Juniper
10 4 (4.35%) Sun
10 4 (4.35%) Oracle
10 4 (4.35%) WatchGuard
10 4 (4.35%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.17%) Veeam
11 2 (2.17%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.17%) IPFX
11 2 (2.17%) IBM
11 2 (2.17%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits, pension etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Natural Resources Wales
Salary: From £31,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago