Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 91 79
Rank change year-on-year +27 -12 -33
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 14 23 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.71% 1.67% 2.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.14% 6.44% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 38
Cardiff median annual salary £36,500 £27,750 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.53% -27.45% +15.91%
10th Percentile £25,600 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £51,250
South Wales median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% -6.67%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 172 357 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 21.05% 25.85% 26.17%
Number of salaries quoted 149 326 366
Cardiff median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +0.67% +11.19%
10th Percentile £21,900 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,125 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Cardiff

CCNA
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for CCNA in Cardiff

CCNA
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Cardiff over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 9 (64.29%) LAN
4 8 (57.14%) WAN
4 8 (57.14%) Firewall
5 7 (50.00%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) Windows
7 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (35.71%) VPN
7 5 (35.71%) CCNP
7 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (28.57%) SNMP
9 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 3 (21.43%) DNS
9 3 (21.43%) SLA
9 3 (21.43%) DHCP
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) MCSE
9 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
9 3 (21.43%) Migration
9 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
9 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
10 2 (14.29%) CatOS

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (35.71%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) SNMP
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
6 2 (14.29%) BGP
6 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 2 (14.29%) IGRP
6 2 (14.29%) NX-OS
6 2 (14.29%) OSPF
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 1 (7.14%) H.323
7 1 (7.14%) WLAN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Support
3 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (14.29%) iSeries
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) CatOS
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Debian
4 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) BCP
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Network Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Network Segmentation
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) AWK
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (21.43%) MCSE
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) Splunk