Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 117 176
Rank change year-on-year -24 +59 +13
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 248 288 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.46% 2.79% 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.38% 8.52% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 204 249 183
South West median annual salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,750 £23,950 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -

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 2,959 3,380 3,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.36% 32.77% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,189 2,652 2,966
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -9 86 £38,000 - 2
Cornwall - 49 £37,000 -
Gloucestershire -4 46 £45,000 -
Bristol -26 39 £37,500 +15.38% 7
Dorset -5 20 £36,500 +32.73% 7
Somerset -22 5 £38,750 +19.23%
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 248 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 164 (66.13%) Cisco
3 112 (45.16%) ITIL
4 109 (43.95%) Windows
5 107 (43.15%) Microsoft
6 85 (34.27%) Firewall
7 84 (33.87%) VMware
8 75 (30.24%) Security Cleared
9 71 (28.63%) CCNP
10 66 (26.61%) Service Management
11 65 (26.21%) LAN
12 63 (25.40%) WAN
13 62 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 61 (24.60%) DV Cleared
15 60 (24.19%) Network Security
15 60 (24.19%) SLA
16 59 (23.79%) Linux
17 55 (22.18%) Wireless
18 52 (20.97%) Root Cause Analysis
19 50 (20.16%) DNS
20 48 (19.35%) DHCP
21 47 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
21 47 (18.95%) Windows Server
22 46 (18.55%) TCP/IP
23 45 (18.15%) CISSP
24 44 (17.74%) VoIP
24 44 (17.74%) SolarWinds
25 42 (16.94%) Analytical Skills
25 42 (16.94%) Active Directory
25 42 (16.94%) Service Delivery

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 11 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.02%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.02%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.40%) Apache
4 1 (0.40%) Confluence
4 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.40%) JBoss
4 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) HipChat
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.66%) Office 365
2 9 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.61%) SaaS
4 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.81%) IaaS
4 2 (0.81%) PaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 85 (34.27%) Firewall
2 65 (26.21%) LAN
3 63 (25.40%) WAN
4 60 (24.19%) Network Security
5 55 (22.18%) Wireless
6 50 (20.16%) DNS
7 48 (19.35%) DHCP
8 46 (18.55%) TCP/IP
9 44 (17.74%) VoIP
10 34 (13.71%) HTTP
11 33 (13.31%) Cisco ISE
12 32 (12.90%) SMTP
13 31 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
14 30 (12.10%) DMZ
14 30 (12.10%) FTP
14 30 (12.10%) X.400
15 25 (10.08%) Cisco ASA
15 25 (10.08%) VLAN
16 24 (9.68%) NX-OS
17 18 (7.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.42%) Big Data
2 6 (2.42%) MySQL
3 5 (2.02%) Apache Hive
3 5 (2.02%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.40%) Flink
5 1 (0.40%) Infinispan
5 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (8.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 15 (6.05%) JIRA
3 10 (4.03%) Redmine
4 4 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (1.61%) Bitbucket
4 4 (1.61%) CodeSonar
4 4 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.61%) git-flow
4 4 (1.61%) Robot Framework
4 4 (1.61%) Selenium
General
1 15 (6.05%) Finance
1 15 (6.05%) Telecoms
2 9 (3.63%) Games
3 7 (2.82%) Marketing
4 6 (2.42%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.61%) Electronics
6 2 (0.81%) Billing
6 2 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 130 (52.42%) Network Engineer
2 45 (18.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (13.31%) Support Engineer
4 25 (10.08%) Analyst
5 24 (9.68%) IT Engineer
6 21 (8.47%) Senior Network Engineer
6 21 (8.47%) Support Analyst
7 18 (7.26%) IT Support
7 18 (7.26%) Lead Network Engineer
8 17 (6.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (6.45%) Network Support
10 15 (6.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 15 (6.05%) 3rd Line Support
11 14 (5.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 14 (5.65%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (5.24%) Network Security Engineer
12 13 (5.24%) Security Engineer
13 11 (4.44%) IT Support Engineer
13 11 (4.44%) Network Support Engineer
14 10 (4.03%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.82%) Java EE
1 7 (2.82%) STL
2 5 (2.02%) LAMP
2 5 (2.02%) Node.js
3 4 (1.61%) .NET
3 4 (1.61%) .NET Framework
3 4 (1.61%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.61%) Django
3 4 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (1.61%) REST
3 4 (1.61%) SOAP
3 4 (1.61%) Spring MVC
4 2 (0.81%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.81%) OpenDaylight
4 2 (0.81%) SAML
4 2 (0.81%) Web Services
5 1 (0.40%) HornetQ
5 1 (0.40%) Kafka
5 1 (0.40%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.40%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.94%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (12.10%) CESG
3 28 (11.29%) User Experience
4 13 (5.24%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.63%) Replication
6 8 (3.23%) Life Science
7 5 (2.02%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.61%) FMCG
9 3 (1.21%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.21%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (0.81%) CCTV
10 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.40%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 109 (43.95%) Windows
2 59 (23.79%) Linux
3 47 (18.95%) Windows Server
4 28 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (10.89%) Unix
6 17 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.42%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.02%) AIX
9 5 (2.02%) Android
9 5 (2.02%) Apple iOS
9 5 (2.02%) CentOS
10 4 (1.61%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.21%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (45.16%) ITIL
2 66 (26.61%) Service Management
3 52 (20.97%) Root Cause Analysis
4 42 (16.94%) Service Delivery
5 40 (16.13%) Coaching
6 39 (15.73%) Virtual Environments
7 37 (14.92%) ITSM
7 37 (14.92%) Problem Management
8 33 (13.31%) Change Control
8 33 (13.31%) Network Monitoring
9 32 (12.90%) IT Strategy
9 32 (12.90%) Runbook
10 30 (12.10%) Continuous Improvement
10 30 (12.10%) Infrastructure Management
11 28 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (11.29%) TOGAF
12 22 (8.87%) Capacity Management
12 22 (8.87%) Incident Management
12 22 (8.87%) Security Patching
13 15 (6.05%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.85%) Bash Shell
2 15 (6.05%) C
3 10 (4.03%) Korn
4 9 (3.63%) Python
5 8 (3.23%) Java
5 8 (3.23%) PHP
5 8 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.82%) C#
6 7 (2.82%) C++
6 7 (2.82%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.82%) Objective-C
7 5 (2.02%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.02%) SQL
8 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.40%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 248 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (30.24%) Security Cleared
3 71 (28.63%) CCNP
4 62 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 61 (24.60%) DV Cleared
6 45 (18.15%) CISSP
7 36 (14.52%) MCSE
8 32 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
8 32 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 30 (12.10%) SC Cleared
10 18 (7.26%) MCSA
11 17 (6.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (6.45%) Network+ Certification
13 15 (6.05%) GIAC
13 15 (6.05%) Linux+ Certification
13 15 (6.05%) SANS
13 15 (6.05%) SSCP
14 14 (5.65%) CompTIA Security+
14 14 (5.65%) Degree
15 10 (4.03%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (24.19%) SLA
2 10 (4.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (16.94%) Active Directory
3 38 (15.32%) vSphere
4 32 (12.90%) Hyper-V
5 20 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (4.03%) NFS
6 10 (4.03%) Samba
6 10 (4.03%) VMware NSX
7 9 (3.63%) Firmware
7 9 (3.63%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (2.42%) Docker
9 1 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.40%) Gluster
9 1 (0.40%) iptables
9 1 (0.40%) KVM
9 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (14.52%) Nagios
2 22 (8.87%) Cisco LMS
2 22 (8.87%) Cisco Prime
2 22 (8.87%) Opsview
3 20 (8.06%) vCenter Server
4 15 (6.05%) Puppet
5 10 (4.03%) Ansible
6 9 (3.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 9 (3.63%) SCDPM
7 4 (1.61%) Salt
8 3 (1.21%) WSUS
9 2 (0.81%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.40%) Cacti
10 1 (0.40%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.40%) Grafana
10 1 (0.40%) Graylog
10 1 (0.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.40%) Kibana
10 1 (0.40%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 164 (66.13%) Cisco
2 107 (43.15%) Microsoft
3 84 (33.87%) VMware
4 44 (17.74%) SolarWinds
5 34 (13.71%) F5
6 32 (12.90%) Infoblox
7 20 (8.06%) Citrix
8 18 (7.26%) Juniper
9 16 (6.45%) Dell
10 15 (6.05%) Meraki
11 14 (5.65%) NetApp
12 10 (4.03%) EMC
13 7 (2.82%) NETGEAR
14 6 (2.42%) HP
14 6 (2.42%) Mitel
15 5 (2.02%) Red Hat
15 5 (2.02%) SonicWALL
16 4 (1.61%) Palo Alto
16 4 (1.61%) Riverbed
16 4 (1.61%) SAP