Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 180 184 134
Rank change year-on-year +4 -50 +8
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 112 142 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.35% 1.41% 2.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.93% 4.98% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 91 92 204
South West median annual salary £37,500 £38,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +0.66% +0.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £23,725
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% - +3.75%

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 2,271 2,852 2,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.31% 28.26% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,683 2,031 2,142
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £69,800 £66,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,196 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.39% +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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 2020. 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
Gloucestershire -9 42 £42,250 -6.11% 6
Dorset +27 19 £37,500 +1.35% 2
Bristol +28 17 £31,250 -16.67% 3
Wiltshire -6 17 £40,000 +25.00%
Somerset +18 13 £40,000 - 2
Devon -9 3 £37,500 - 1
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 90 (80.36%) Cisco
3 61 (54.46%) Windows
4 54 (48.21%) Firewall
4 54 (48.21%) VMware
5 47 (41.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 42 (37.50%) Office 365
7 41 (36.61%) Microsoft
8 38 (33.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 34 (30.36%) MCSE
10 33 (29.46%) PowerShell
11 32 (28.57%) Security Cleared
12 31 (27.68%) Linux
12 31 (27.68%) VPN
13 29 (25.89%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (24.11%) Problem-Solving
15 26 (23.21%) CCNP
16 25 (22.32%) Active Directory
16 25 (22.32%) LAN
17 23 (20.54%) Windows Server
18 21 (18.75%) SharePoint
18 21 (18.75%) ITIL
18 21 (18.75%) Wireless
19 20 (17.86%) Network Security
19 20 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
20 19 (16.96%) C
20 19 (16.96%) WAN
21 18 (16.07%) TCP/IP
21 18 (16.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 17 (15.18%) Azure

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 21 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 16 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (5.36%) Apache Spark
3 6 (5.36%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.46%) Confluence
5 4 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.57%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.89%) Gephi
Cloud Services
1 42 (37.50%) Office 365
2 17 (15.18%) Azure
3 6 (5.36%) SaaS
4 5 (4.46%) Azure Stack
4 5 (4.46%) OneDrive
5 4 (3.57%) AWS
5 4 (3.57%) GCP
5 4 (3.57%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (48.21%) Firewall
2 31 (27.68%) VPN
3 25 (22.32%) LAN
4 21 (18.75%) Wireless
5 20 (17.86%) Network Security
6 19 (16.96%) WAN
7 18 (16.07%) TCP/IP
8 17 (15.18%) IPsec
9 11 (9.82%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (9.82%) Ethernet
9 11 (9.82%) VLAN
10 10 (8.93%) DNS
10 10 (8.93%) MPLS
11 8 (7.14%) BGP
11 8 (7.14%) OSPF
11 8 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (6.25%) DHCP
12 7 (6.25%) NetScaler
13 6 (5.36%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (5.36%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.93%) Big Data
2 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.79%) Apache Hive
3 2 (1.79%) Impala
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (9.82%) JIRA
2 6 (5.36%) Bitbucket
2 6 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.36%) git-flow
3 5 (4.46%) TestRail
3 5 (4.46%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.46%) Zephyr
4 2 (1.79%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 10 (8.93%) Finance
1 10 (8.93%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.14%) Public Sector
3 6 (5.36%) Electronics
3 6 (5.36%) Legal
3 6 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.36%) Marketing
4 3 (2.68%) Games
5 1 (0.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (25.89%) Network Engineer
3 16 (14.29%) Analyst
3 16 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 12 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 12 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 8 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (6.25%) IT Support
6 7 (6.25%) Security Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) Consultant
7 6 (5.36%) Product Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) Products Support Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Junior
8 5 (4.46%) Junior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.36%) .NET
1 6 (5.36%) Kafka
2 4 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.57%) GraphQL
2 4 (3.57%) Node.js
2 4 (3.57%) React
2 4 (3.57%) REST
2 4 (3.57%) Spring
2 4 (3.57%) Spring MVC
2 4 (3.57%) Vue.js
3 2 (1.79%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.79%) HTML
4 1 (0.89%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.89%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 12 (10.71%) PKI
4 7 (6.25%) Cybercrime
5 6 (5.36%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (5.36%) iPad
5 6 (5.36%) iPhone
6 5 (4.46%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.57%) Replication
8 3 (2.68%) Cyberattack
8 3 (2.68%) e-Learning
8 3 (2.68%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (1.79%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.79%) CESG
9 2 (1.79%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 2 (1.79%) FlexPod
9 2 (1.79%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.79%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 1 (0.89%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 61 (54.46%) Windows
2 31 (27.68%) Linux
3 23 (20.54%) Windows Server
4 13 (11.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (8.93%) Windows 10
6 7 (6.25%) Unix
7 6 (5.36%) Mac OS
8 4 (3.57%) Android
8 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.57%) CentOS
8 4 (3.57%) Fedora
8 4 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.57%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.68%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.79%) HPUX
10 2 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.79%) Solaris
10 2 (1.79%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.79%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 27 (24.11%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (18.75%) ITIL
4 20 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (9.82%) Configuration Management
5 11 (9.82%) Kanban
5 11 (9.82%) Scrum
6 10 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (8.93%) Service Management
7 9 (8.04%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (6.25%) Feasibility Study
8 7 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 7 (6.25%) Network Design
8 7 (6.25%) Project Delivery
8 7 (6.25%) Security Monitoring
8 7 (6.25%) SIEM
9 6 (5.36%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (5.36%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (5.36%) Programme Management
9 6 (5.36%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (29.46%) PowerShell
2 19 (16.96%) C
3 11 (9.82%) Python
4 7 (6.25%) SQL
5 6 (5.36%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.46%) PHP
7 3 (2.68%) C#
7 3 (2.68%) C++
8 2 (1.79%) Perl
8 2 (1.79%) R
Qualifications
1 112 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (41.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (30.36%) MCSE
4 32 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 26 (23.21%) CCNP
6 18 (16.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (14.29%) MCSA
7 16 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 14 (12.50%) Degree
8 14 (12.50%) DV Cleared
9 12 (10.71%) CISSP
10 11 (9.82%) Network+ Certification
10 11 (9.82%) SSCP
11 10 (8.93%) CompTIA Security+
11 10 (8.93%) GIAC
11 10 (8.93%) Linux+ Certification
11 10 (8.93%) MCP
11 10 (8.93%) SANS
12 7 (6.25%) CCA
12 7 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 6 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.46%) GDPR
4 4 (3.57%) GPG13
5 3 (2.68%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (25.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (22.32%) Active Directory
3 16 (14.29%) vSphere
4 12 (10.71%) Docker
5 9 (8.04%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (6.25%) XenApp
6 7 (6.25%) XenDesktop
7 6 (5.36%) Hyper-V
8 5 (4.46%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (3.57%) Firmware
9 4 (3.57%) NFS
9 4 (3.57%) Samba
9 4 (3.57%) VirtualBox
9 4 (3.57%) Xen
10 2 (1.79%) Apache Flume
10 2 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Kubernetes
1 8 (7.14%) vCenter Server
2 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (4.46%) SCCM
2 5 (4.46%) SCOM
2 5 (4.46%) SCOrch
3 4 (3.57%) Ansible
3 4 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (3.57%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (3.57%) FortiGate
3 4 (3.57%) Nagios
3 4 (3.57%) OpenNMS
3 4 (3.57%) Puppet
3 4 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (3.57%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.79%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.79%) Oozie
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 90 (80.36%) Cisco
2 54 (48.21%) VMware
3 41 (36.61%) Microsoft
4 16 (14.29%) Meraki
5 14 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 10 (8.93%) Dell
7 9 (8.04%) Citrix
8 8 (7.14%) Juniper
8 8 (7.14%) Veeam
9 7 (6.25%) Apple
9 7 (6.25%) Splunk
10 6 (5.36%) Brocade
10 6 (5.36%) EMC
10 6 (5.36%) NetApp
10 6 (5.36%) SAP
11 5 (4.46%) Atlassian
12 4 (3.57%) Acronis
12 4 (3.57%) Google
12 4 (3.57%) HP
12 4 (3.57%) Red Hat