Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > South West
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 146 113
Rank change year-on-year -30 -33 +58
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 158 233 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.58% 2.27% 2.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.65% 7.60% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 119 209 274
South West median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2,798 3,066 3,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.90% 29.90% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,041 2,331 2,755
South West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -40 44 £32,000 -15.79% 13
Gloucestershire +9 36 £45,000 - 8
Dorset +2 24 £34,000 -6.85% 9
Bristol -9 18 £37,500 -0.66% 13
Devon - 14 £37,500 - 2
Somerset +32 11 £40,000 - 5
Cornwall -28 3 £29,500 -20.27% 1
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 158 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (60.13%) Windows
3 86 (54.43%) Cisco
4 77 (48.73%) Microsoft
5 70 (44.30%) Firewall
6 65 (41.14%) Security Cleared
7 61 (38.61%) VMware
8 59 (37.34%) ITIL
9 52 (32.91%) Linux
10 50 (31.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 49 (31.01%) CCNP
11 49 (31.01%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 45 (28.48%) DV Cleared
13 40 (25.32%) SSCP
14 38 (24.05%) MCSE
15 37 (23.42%) Cybersecurity
16 35 (22.15%) Office 365
17 31 (19.62%) Bash Shell
17 31 (19.62%) Windows Server
17 31 (19.62%) C
17 31 (19.62%) CISSP
18 30 (18.99%) LAN
19 29 (18.35%) Systems Engineering
20 28 (17.72%) DHCP
20 28 (17.72%) Python
21 27 (17.09%) WAN
21 27 (17.09%) TCP/IP
21 27 (17.09%) Degree
21 27 (17.09%) Puppet
22 26 (16.46%) DNS

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 15 (9.49%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.59%) Apache Pig
3 6 (3.80%) Apache
3 6 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.80%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.90%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.27%) Confluence
7 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.63%) JBoss
7 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.90%) CATIA
1 3 (1.90%) MS Visio
1 3 (1.90%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) SAP R/3
1 3 (1.90%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 35 (22.15%) Office 365
2 11 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.16%) SaaS
5 3 (1.90%) G Suite
5 3 (1.90%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 70 (44.30%) Firewall
2 30 (18.99%) LAN
3 28 (17.72%) DHCP
4 27 (17.09%) TCP/IP
4 27 (17.09%) WAN
5 26 (16.46%) DNS
6 20 (12.66%) Wireless
7 19 (12.03%) Network Security
8 15 (9.49%) Internet
8 15 (9.49%) SAN
9 14 (8.86%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (7.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (7.59%) HTTP
10 12 (7.59%) SSL
11 11 (6.96%) VPN
11 11 (6.96%) WLAN
12 10 (6.33%) NAS
12 10 (6.33%) NetScaler
12 10 (6.33%) SNMP
13 9 (5.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.39%) MySQL
3 14 (8.86%) Big Data
4 12 (7.59%) Apache Hive
4 12 (7.59%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (14.56%) JIRA
2 13 (8.23%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (7.59%) Bitbucket
3 12 (7.59%) CodeSonar
3 12 (7.59%) git-flow
3 12 (7.59%) Robot Framework
3 12 (7.59%) Selenium
4 8 (5.06%) Redmine
5 2 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (6.96%) Games
1 11 (6.96%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.43%) Banking
3 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.16%) Retail
4 3 (1.90%) Electronics
4 3 (1.90%) Finance
4 3 (1.90%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Advertising
5 2 (1.27%) Automotive
5 2 (1.27%) Law
5 2 (1.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (29.75%) Network Engineer
2 40 (25.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (14.56%) Support Engineer
4 20 (12.66%) IT Engineer
5 18 (11.39%) Analyst
6 16 (10.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 15 (9.49%) IT Support
7 15 (9.49%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (8.86%) Windows Engineer
9 13 (8.23%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (7.59%) IT Support Engineer
10 12 (7.59%) Software Engineer
11 11 (6.96%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 11 (6.96%) Security Analyst
11 11 (6.96%) Senior Network Engineer
12 10 (6.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 10 (6.33%) C# Software Engineer
12 10 (6.33%) C++ Software Engineer
12 10 (6.33%) Java Engineer
12 10 (6.33%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.76%) LAMP
2 15 (9.49%) Java EE
2 15 (9.49%) STL
3 13 (8.23%) .NET
3 13 (8.23%) RabbitMQ
3 13 (8.23%) SOAP
4 12 (7.59%) .NET Framework
4 12 (7.59%) ASP.NET
4 12 (7.59%) Django
4 12 (7.59%) Node.js
4 12 (7.59%) REST
4 12 (7.59%) Spring MVC
5 2 (1.27%) Web Services
6 1 (0.63%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.63%) HTML
6 1 (0.63%) JSON
6 1 (0.63%) RESTful
6 1 (0.63%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.63%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.43%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.43%) Private Cloud
2 7 (4.43%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (3.80%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.53%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.90%) Clustering
6 2 (1.27%) CMDB
6 2 (1.27%) Cyberattack
6 2 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 95 (60.13%) Windows
2 52 (32.91%) Linux
3 31 (19.62%) Windows Server
4 20 (12.66%) Windows 8
5 17 (10.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (7.59%) Android
6 12 (7.59%) Apple iOS
6 12 (7.59%) Mac OS X
6 12 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (6.33%) Windows 10
8 8 (5.06%) Unix
9 7 (4.43%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.80%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.27%) CentOS
11 2 (1.27%) Fedora
11 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (37.34%) ITIL
2 49 (31.01%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 37 (23.42%) Cybersecurity
4 29 (18.35%) Systems Engineering
5 23 (14.56%) Software Engineering
5 23 (14.56%) Virtual Environments
6 22 (13.92%) User Stories
7 21 (13.29%) Service Management
8 18 (11.39%) Data Protection
9 17 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (10.76%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (10.76%) Service Delivery
9 17 (10.76%) Test Automation
10 15 (9.49%) Business Continuity
10 15 (9.49%) Ethical Hacking
10 15 (9.49%) Multithreading
10 15 (9.49%) Penetration Testing
10 15 (9.49%) Reverse Engineering
11 14 (8.86%) Incident Management
11 14 (8.86%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 31 (19.62%) Bash Shell
1 31 (19.62%) C
2 28 (17.72%) Python
3 19 (12.03%) PowerShell
4 18 (11.39%) PHP
5 15 (9.49%) C#
5 15 (9.49%) C++
5 15 (9.49%) Java
5 15 (9.49%) Objective-C
6 13 (8.23%) JavaScript
7 8 (5.06%) Korn
8 7 (4.43%) SQL
8 7 (4.43%) Tcl
9 4 (2.53%) Perl
10 3 (1.90%) VB
11 1 (0.63%) Go
11 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 158 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (41.14%) Security Cleared
3 50 (31.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (31.01%) CCNP
5 45 (28.48%) DV Cleared
6 40 (25.32%) SSCP
7 38 (24.05%) MCSE
8 31 (19.62%) CISSP
9 27 (17.09%) Degree
10 25 (15.82%) CompTIA Security+
10 25 (15.82%) GIAC
10 25 (15.82%) Linux+ Certification
10 25 (15.82%) Network+ Certification
10 25 (15.82%) SANS
11 20 (12.66%) MCP
11 20 (12.66%) MCSA
12 19 (12.03%) SC Cleared
13 10 (6.33%) CEH
13 10 (6.33%) NVQ Level 3
14 8 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.33%) GDPR
2 9 (5.70%) SLA
3 4 (2.53%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.90%) Government Security Classifications
4 3 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.27%) COBIT
6 1 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 25 (15.82%) Hyper-V
2 24 (15.19%) Active Directory
3 22 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (10.13%) Docker
5 15 (9.49%) VMware NSX
6 14 (8.86%) vSphere
7 11 (6.96%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (6.33%) NFS
8 10 (6.33%) Samba
8 10 (6.33%) XenApp
9 8 (5.06%) Firmware
9 8 (5.06%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.27%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.27%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.27%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.27%) Xen
11 1 (0.63%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.63%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (17.09%) Puppet
2 13 (8.23%) Ansible
2 13 (8.23%) Nagios
3 12 (7.59%) Salt
4 10 (6.33%) vCenter Server
5 8 (5.06%) Cacti
5 8 (5.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 8 (5.06%) SCDPM
6 7 (4.43%) ArcSight ESM
6 7 (4.43%) ZABBIX
7 5 (3.16%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.27%) Computer Incident Response Team
8 2 (1.27%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.27%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.27%) OpenNMS
8 2 (1.27%) WSUS
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco LMS
9 1 (0.63%) Opsview
Vendors
1 86 (54.43%) Cisco
2 77 (48.73%) Microsoft
3 61 (38.61%) VMware
4 21 (13.29%) Citrix
5 17 (10.76%) SolarWinds
6 13 (8.23%) NetApp
7 11 (6.96%) Juniper
8 10 (6.33%) CheckPoint
8 10 (6.33%) EMC
9 8 (5.06%) F5
9 8 (5.06%) McAfee
10 7 (4.43%) ArcSight
10 7 (4.43%) Blue Coat
10 7 (4.43%) Meraki
11 6 (3.80%) HP
11 6 (3.80%) SAP
11 6 (3.80%) Veeam
12 5 (3.16%) Dell
12 5 (3.16%) Fortinet
12 5 (3.16%) Red Hat