The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 46 52
Rank change year-on-year +21 +6  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 18 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 8.45% 0.90% 3.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.78% 2.78% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 15
Median salary £41,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% +42.85%  
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 Ipswich.

Academic & Professional Certification
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 91 108 135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 42.72% 32.43% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85 103 130
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £23,300 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

CCNA
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for CCNA in Ipswich

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

1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (95.65%) Firewall
3 19 (82.61%) Telecoms
3 19 (82.61%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (78.26%) VPN
5 17 (73.91%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (65.22%) Cisco
6 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
7 14 (60.87%) Avaya
7 14 (60.87%) VoIP
7 14 (60.87%) Wireless
7 14 (60.87%) BCP
7 14 (60.87%) Load Balancing
7 14 (60.87%) Hyper-V
7 14 (60.87%) Cisco CUCM
7 14 (60.87%) Cisco CME
7 14 (60.87%) Proactive Monitoring
8 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (56.52%) Network Security
8 13 (56.52%) IP Telephony
9 12 (52.17%) IPsec
9 12 (52.17%) Business Continuity
9 12 (52.17%) ADSL
9 12 (52.17%) Broadband
9 12 (52.17%) SSL
9 12 (52.17%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (52.17%) Business Continuity Planning
9 12 (52.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 10 (43.48%) CheckPoint
11 9 (39.13%) Juniper

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (73.91%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (21.74%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (21.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) Firewall
2 18 (78.26%) VPN
3 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
4 14 (60.87%) VoIP
4 14 (60.87%) Wireless
5 13 (56.52%) IP Telephony
5 13 (56.52%) Network Security
6 12 (52.17%) ADSL
6 12 (52.17%) Broadband
6 12 (52.17%) IPsec
6 12 (52.17%) SSL
7 7 (30.43%) Cisco Wireless
7 7 (30.43%) NetScreen
8 5 (21.74%) DNS
8 5 (21.74%) HTTP
8 5 (21.74%) HTTPS
8 5 (21.74%) IMAP
8 5 (21.74%) Internet
8 5 (21.74%) SMTP
9 2 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
General
1 19 (82.61%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Operations Specialist
1 7 (30.43%) Network Specialist
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 5 (21.74%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) IT Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) IT Support
3 5 (21.74%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
1 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Mac OS
2 5 (21.74%) Unix
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (60.87%) BCP
2 14 (60.87%) Load Balancing
2 14 (60.87%) Proactive Monitoring
3 12 (52.17%) Business Continuity
3 12 (52.17%) Business Continuity Planning
3 12 (52.17%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (52.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 7 (30.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
6 5 (21.74%) High Availability
6 5 (21.74%) Presales
6 5 (21.74%) Ticket Management
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
8 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
8 2 (8.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (26.09%) MCP
3 6 (26.09%) MCSA
3 6 (26.09%) MCSE
4 5 (21.74%) A+ Certification
4 5 (21.74%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (13.04%) CCNP
6 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Hyper-V
2 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco CME
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) Avaya
3 10 (43.48%) CheckPoint
4 9 (39.13%) Juniper
4 9 (39.13%) VMware
5 8 (34.78%) Palo Alto
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 5 (21.74%) Google
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle
9 2 (8.70%) arcserve
9 2 (8.70%) Veeam