The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 4.80% - 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.68% - 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  

CCNA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 62 56 88
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 49.60% 26.67% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 57 50 68
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing CCNA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Bedford

CCNA
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for CCNA in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing CCNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) Network Management
3 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (75.00%) CCSA
4 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 4 (50.00%) CCSE
4 4 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (50.00%) Driving Licence
4 4 (50.00%) tcpdump
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (50.00%) OSPF
4 4 (50.00%) BGP
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) MCP
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
7 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (12.50%) Android
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) BGP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (50.00%) OSPF
2 4 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Support
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Network Support
2 5 (62.50%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Check Point Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCSA
3 4 (50.00%) CCSE
4 3 (37.50%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) CCIP
6 1 (12.50%) CCNP
6 1 (12.50%) CCSP
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (12.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Apple