Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 179 163
Rank change year-on-year +29 -16 -1
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 231 158 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.17% 1.54% 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.52% 4.93% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 179 127 201
South West median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -11.39%
10th Percentile £31,650 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +2.47%

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 the South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,071 3,207 3,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.80% 31.26% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,177 2,517 3,039
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £46,912
% change year-on-year +8.89% -4.07% +4.25%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in the South West

CCNA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for CCNA in the South West

CCNA
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the South West over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNA in the South West

CCNA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. 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
Wiltshire +36 87 £43,750 +1.74% 4
Bristol -7 50 £38,000 -5.00% 7
Cornwall +4 35 £37,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +27 27 £45,000 - 7
Dorset -27 16 £36,500 +32.73% 2
Somerset +9 15 £38,750 -15.85% 6
Devon +4 1 £25,000 -50.00% 1
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing CCNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 231 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 149 (64.50%) Cisco
3 122 (52.81%) Windows
4 116 (50.22%) ITIL
5 103 (44.59%) Firewall
6 98 (42.42%) Microsoft
7 86 (37.23%) VMware
8 78 (33.77%) Linux
9 75 (32.47%) CCNP
10 70 (30.30%) Security Cleared
11 69 (29.87%) Problem-Solving
12 61 (26.41%) Network Security
12 61 (26.41%) Wireless
13 59 (25.54%) SLA
14 56 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
15 55 (23.81%) DNS
16 54 (23.38%) DHCP
16 54 (23.38%) Microsoft Certification
17 53 (22.94%) Service Management
18 52 (22.51%) LAN
19 50 (21.65%) CISSP
19 50 (21.65%) SolarWinds
19 50 (21.65%) Windows Server
20 49 (21.21%) WAN
21 48 (20.78%) DV Cleared
22 47 (20.35%) TCP/IP
22 47 (20.35%) Active Directory
23 46 (19.91%) Network Monitoring
24 39 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
24 39 (16.88%) vSphere

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 13 (5.63%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.03%) Apache
3 4 (1.73%) Apache Pig
3 4 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.43%) Confluence
5 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.43%) JBoss
5 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (5.63%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.43%) HipChat
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.23%) Office 365
2 9 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.60%) SaaS
4 2 (0.87%) IaaS
4 2 (0.87%) PaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 103 (44.59%) Firewall
2 61 (26.41%) Network Security
2 61 (26.41%) Wireless
3 55 (23.81%) DNS
4 54 (23.38%) DHCP
5 52 (22.51%) LAN
6 49 (21.21%) WAN
7 47 (20.35%) TCP/IP
8 36 (15.58%) HTTP
9 35 (15.15%) VoIP
10 34 (14.72%) SMTP
11 33 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
12 32 (13.85%) DMZ
12 32 (13.85%) FTP
12 32 (13.85%) HTTPS
12 32 (13.85%) X.400
13 31 (13.42%) Cisco Nexus
14 27 (11.69%) Cisco ISE
15 26 (11.26%) NX-OS
15 26 (11.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.19%) MySQL
3 7 (3.03%) Big Data
4 4 (1.73%) Apache Hive
4 4 (1.73%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.43%) Flink
6 1 (0.43%) Infinispan
6 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (15.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 13 (5.63%) JIRA
3 8 (3.46%) Redmine
4 4 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (1.73%) Bitbucket
4 4 (1.73%) CodeSonar
4 4 (1.73%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.73%) git-flow
4 4 (1.73%) Robot Framework
4 4 (1.73%) Selenium
General
1 19 (8.23%) Manufacturing
2 13 (5.63%) Finance
2 13 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.90%) Marketing
4 8 (3.46%) Games
5 7 (3.03%) Retail
6 6 (2.60%) Electronics
7 2 (0.87%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 120 (51.95%) Network Engineer
2 47 (20.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (12.55%) Senior Network Engineer
4 24 (10.39%) Support Engineer
5 21 (9.09%) IT Engineer
6 20 (8.66%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (7.36%) Linux Engineer
8 16 (6.93%) IT Manager
9 15 (6.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 13 (5.63%) Lead Network Engineer
11 13 (5.63%) Network Support
12 12 (5.19%) Customer Communications Manager
12 12 (5.19%) IT Communications Manager
12 12 (5.19%) Network Security Engineer
12 12 (5.19%) Security Engineer
12 12 (5.19%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 12 (5.19%) Senior Security Engineer
13 11 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
14 10 (4.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.76%) LAMP
2 5 (2.16%) Node.js
3 4 (1.73%) .NET
3 4 (1.73%) .NET Framework
3 4 (1.73%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.73%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.73%) Django
3 4 (1.73%) Java EE
3 4 (1.73%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (1.73%) REST
3 4 (1.73%) SOAP
3 4 (1.73%) Spring MVC
3 4 (1.73%) STL
3 4 (1.73%) Web Services
4 2 (0.87%) OpenDaylight
5 1 (0.43%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.43%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.43%) SAML
5 1 (0.43%) Spring
5 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (13.85%) CESG
3 25 (10.82%) User Experience
4 12 (5.19%) Data Centre
5 11 (4.76%) Cyberattack
5 11 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (2.16%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.73%) Life Science
8 3 (1.30%) CCTV
9 2 (0.87%) FMCG
10 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.43%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.43%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.43%) Replication
10 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 122 (52.81%) Windows
2 78 (33.77%) Linux
3 50 (21.65%) Windows Server
4 32 (13.85%) Unix
5 28 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (6.06%) AIX
8 14 (6.06%) CentOS
9 7 (3.03%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.16%) Android
10 5 (2.16%) Windows 10
10 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.73%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.73%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.30%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (50.22%) ITIL
2 69 (29.87%) Problem-Solving
3 56 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
4 53 (22.94%) Service Management
5 46 (19.91%) Network Monitoring
6 35 (15.15%) Coaching
7 33 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
8 32 (13.85%) Virtual Environments
9 30 (12.99%) Incident Management
9 30 (12.99%) Service Delivery
10 29 (12.55%) IT Strategy
10 29 (12.55%) Problem Management
11 27 (11.69%) Change Control
11 27 (11.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 27 (11.69%) Runbook
11 27 (11.69%) TOGAF
12 26 (11.26%) Decision-Making
12 26 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (10.82%) ITSM
13 25 (10.82%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.06%) Bash Shell
1 14 (6.06%) Shell Script
2 13 (5.63%) C
3 12 (5.19%) PHP
4 10 (4.33%) Python
5 8 (3.46%) Korn
5 8 (3.46%) SQL
6 6 (2.60%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.16%) Java
7 5 (2.16%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.73%) C#
8 4 (1.73%) C++
8 4 (1.73%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.30%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 231 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (32.47%) CCNP
3 70 (30.30%) Security Cleared
4 54 (23.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 50 (21.65%) CISSP
6 48 (20.78%) DV Cleared
7 37 (16.02%) SC Cleared
8 35 (15.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 35 (15.15%) MCSE
9 33 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
10 25 (10.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (7.79%) SSCP
12 17 (7.36%) MCSA
13 14 (6.06%) Network+ Certification
14 12 (5.19%) CompTIA Security+
14 12 (5.19%) GIAC
14 12 (5.19%) Linux+ Certification
14 12 (5.19%) SANS
15 10 (4.33%) Citrix Certification
16 9 (3.90%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (25.54%) SLA
2 3 (1.30%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.87%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 47 (20.35%) Active Directory
2 39 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (16.88%) vSphere
3 12 (5.19%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.46%) NFS
4 8 (3.46%) Samba
4 8 (3.46%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (3.46%) VMware NSX
5 7 (3.03%) Docker
6 2 (0.87%) XenApp
7 1 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.43%) Gluster
7 1 (0.43%) iptables
7 1 (0.43%) KVM
7 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 38 (16.45%) Cisco Prime
2 34 (14.72%) Nagios
3 25 (10.82%) Cisco LMS
3 25 (10.82%) Opsview
4 21 (9.09%) Puppet
5 11 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
6 10 (4.33%) Ansible
7 8 (3.46%) vCenter Server
8 6 (2.60%) Cacti
8 6 (2.60%) ZABBIX
9 4 (1.73%) Salt
10 2 (0.87%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.43%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.43%) Check_MK
11 1 (0.43%) Grafana
11 1 (0.43%) Graylog
11 1 (0.43%) Kibana
11 1 (0.43%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 149 (64.50%) Cisco
2 98 (42.42%) Microsoft
3 86 (37.23%) VMware
4 50 (21.65%) SolarWinds
5 32 (13.85%) F5
6 27 (11.69%) Infoblox
7 19 (8.23%) Red Hat
8 18 (7.79%) Juniper
9 13 (5.63%) Citrix
10 12 (5.19%) NetApp
11 11 (4.76%) Clearswift
12 10 (4.33%) EMC
13 9 (3.90%) Meraki
14 6 (2.60%) Dell
14 6 (2.60%) SAP
15 5 (2.16%) HP
16 4 (1.73%) Huawei
16 4 (1.73%) NETGEAR
16 4 (1.73%) Oracle
16 4 (1.73%) SonicWALL