The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 54 57
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 17 38 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.34% 3.40% 3.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.19% 12.54% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 43
Median salary £36,250 £26,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.79% -24.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,250
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 South Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 185 303 403
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 25.52% 27.13% 32.42%
Number of salaries quoted 152 265 344
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

CCNA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for CCNA in South Wales

CCNA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in South Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNA in South Wales

CCNA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Cardiff -7 11 £34,000 +28.30%
Caerphilly +4 4 £37,500 +44.23%
Newport +10 2 £42,500 -2.85%
CCNA
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Wales region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (72.09%) Windows
3 26 (60.47%) Firewall
3 26 (60.47%) VMware
4 25 (58.14%) Cisco
5 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
6 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
6 17 (39.53%) Active Directory
6 17 (39.53%) ITIL
7 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (37.21%) Hyper-V
8 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (34.88%) MCSE
9 14 (32.56%) Dell
9 14 (32.56%) CCNP
9 14 (32.56%) SAN
9 14 (32.56%) Wireless
9 14 (32.56%) Office 365
10 12 (27.91%) LAN
11 11 (25.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (23.26%) Veeam
12 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (20.93%) SLA
13 9 (20.93%) VPN
14 8 (18.60%) WAN
15 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
15 7 (16.28%) BGP
16 6 (13.95%) EIGRP

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (32.56%) Office 365
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 26 (60.47%) Firewall
2 14 (32.56%) SAN
2 14 (32.56%) Wireless
3 12 (27.91%) LAN
4 9 (20.93%) VPN
5 8 (18.60%) WAN
6 7 (16.28%) BGP
7 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (13.95%) EIGRP
7 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
8 5 (11.63%) DNS
8 5 (11.63%) HSRP
9 4 (9.30%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (9.30%) DHCP
9 4 (9.30%) VRRP
10 3 (6.98%) ADSL
10 3 (6.98%) FWSM
10 3 (6.98%) OSPF
10 3 (6.98%) SNMP
10 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Brand Awareness
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Network Engineer
2 13 (30.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Technical Support
4 7 (16.28%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Support Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Technical Support
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Network Support
7 4 (9.30%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Project Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 1 (2.33%) ADSI
2 1 (2.33%) CGI
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
3 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.95%) Linux
6 4 (9.30%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.65%) Unix
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.30%) High Availability
3 4 (9.30%) Project Management
4 3 (6.98%) Migration
4 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.65%) Network Design
5 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.33%) BCP
6 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.33%) Change Management
6 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.33%) Network Management
6 1 (2.33%) Network Planning
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (2.33%) Presales
6 1 (2.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (34.88%) MCSE
4 14 (32.56%) CCNP
5 11 (25.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (11.63%) CCA
6 5 (11.63%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (6.98%) Degree
7 3 (6.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.65%) MCSA
8 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) Active Directory
2 16 (37.21%) Hyper-V
3 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.65%) vSphere
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) VMware
2 25 (58.14%) Cisco
3 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
4 14 (32.56%) Dell
5 10 (23.26%) Veeam
6 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
7 5 (11.63%) F5
8 4 (9.30%) Apple
9 3 (6.98%) HP
9 3 (6.98%) Juniper
10 2 (4.65%) Aruba
10 2 (4.65%) Citrix
10 2 (4.65%) Fortinet
10 2 (4.65%) Meraki
10 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.33%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
11 1 (2.33%) Remedy
11 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL