The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 57 82 65
Rank change year-on-year +25 -17  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 8 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.24% 0.87% 2.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.61% 3.14% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 23
Median salary £27,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Bedfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 121 223 245
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 18.76% 27.56% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 90 190 201
Median salary £38,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

CCNA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for CCNA in Bedfordshire

CCNA
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Bedfordshire

CCNA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +5 3 £27,000 -22.85%
Luton +2 2 £21,500 -55.89%
CCNA
East of England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (94.44%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) Firewall
4 9 (50.00%) LAN
4 9 (50.00%) WAN
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 6 (33.33%) CCNP
7 4 (22.22%) Wireless
7 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
8 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (16.67%) Network Management
8 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
8 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) MCSA
8 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 3 (16.67%) SLA
8 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (16.67%) CCSA
9 2 (11.11%) Data Security
9 2 (11.11%) Frame Relay
9 2 (11.11%) 3Com
9 2 (11.11%) Replication

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) LAN
2 9 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) Wireless
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (11.11%) ADSL
5 2 (11.11%) BGP
5 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 2 (11.11%) Frame Relay
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 2 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (11.11%) tcpdump
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP
5 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
6 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Network Support
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Network Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 2 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Technology Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) CMDB
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (16.67%) Network Management
3 2 (11.11%) Data Security
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Logistics
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (11.11%) Presales
3 2 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Service Design
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (33.33%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (16.67%) CCSA
4 3 (16.67%) MCSA
5 2 (11.11%) CCSE
5 2 (11.11%) MCP
5 2 (11.11%) MCSE
5 2 (11.11%) VCP6
5 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.56%) CCDP
6 1 (5.56%) CCIE
6 1 (5.56%) CCIP
6 1 (5.56%) CCSP
6 1 (5.56%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.11%) 3Com
4 2 (11.11%) EMC
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) F5