Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 92 96
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 -34
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 21 49 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.46% 2.24% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.52% 8.10% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 52
South Wales median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,513 £22,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £42,625 £47,500 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £35,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% +7.14% -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 South Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 322 605 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 22.44% 27.66% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 280 550 658
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,475 £21,257
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,775 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,369
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.04% +1.05%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +27 14 £36,500 +31.53% 1
Newport -17 4 £31,000 -31.11%
Torfaen - 2 £24,125 -
Caerphilly 0 1 £32,500 +38.30%
CCNA
Wales

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 South Wales region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (71.43%) Cisco
3 12 (57.14%) LAN
3 12 (57.14%) Firewall
4 11 (52.38%) WAN
5 10 (47.62%) ITIL
6 8 (38.10%) Windows
7 7 (33.33%) VPN
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (33.33%) CCNP
7 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (28.57%) VMware
9 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
9 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 5 (23.81%) MCSE
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
10 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
10 4 (19.05%) Network Security
10 4 (19.05%) Degree
10 4 (19.05%) SNMP
10 4 (19.05%) VoIP
10 4 (19.05%) OSPF
10 4 (19.05%) Dell
10 4 (19.05%) Finance
10 4 (19.05%) BGP
11 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
11 3 (14.29%) Advertising

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
1 12 (57.14%) LAN
2 11 (52.38%) WAN
3 7 (33.33%) VPN
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 4 (19.05%) BGP
5 4 (19.05%) Network Security
5 4 (19.05%) OSPF
5 4 (19.05%) SNMP
5 4 (19.05%) VoIP
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (14.29%) DHCP
6 3 (14.29%) DNS
6 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
6 3 (14.29%) VLAN
7 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
7 2 (9.52%) IGRP
7 2 (9.52%) NX-OS
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Advertising
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) IT Support
3 4 (19.05%) IT Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) IT Technician
4 3 (14.29%) Network Support
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (9.52%) iSeries
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
2 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) CatOS
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) CentOS
5 1 (4.76%) Debian
5 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Health Informatics
2 3 (14.29%) Informatics
2 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design
3 2 (9.52%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) BCP
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Network Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) AWK
1 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (33.33%) CCNP
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (23.81%) MCSE
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (9.52%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
5 4 (19.05%) Dell
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 2 (9.52%) Avaya
7 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 2 (9.52%) EMC
7 2 (9.52%) F5
7 2 (9.52%) Juniper
7 2 (9.52%) Nortel
8 1 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.76%) Splunk