Period
to 20 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 197 156
Rank change year-on-year +32 -41 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 199 146 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.84% 1.42% 2.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.29% 4.52% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 171 135 208
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,300 £24,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,250 £52,875
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 3,164 3,227 3,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.33% 31.30% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,294 2,536 2,848
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +3.85%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £65,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,658
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.55% +3.68%

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 June 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 June 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 +27 84 £40,000 +14.29% 4
Bristol -12 47 £41,250 +3.13% 8
Gloucestershire +38 29 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Somerset +36 21 £40,000 -3.03% 3
Cornwall -9 9 £28,000 - 1
Dorset -37 8 £33,500 -12.42% 2
Devon 0 1 £25,000 -36.31%
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 199 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 128 (64.32%) Cisco
3 101 (50.75%) Windows
4 93 (46.73%) Microsoft
5 92 (46.23%) Firewall
6 91 (45.73%) ITIL
7 89 (44.72%) VMware
8 75 (37.69%) Linux
9 70 (35.18%) Security Cleared
10 68 (34.17%) CCNP
11 50 (25.13%) Network Security
11 50 (25.13%) Network Monitoring
12 49 (24.62%) DV Cleared
12 49 (24.62%) LAN
12 49 (24.62%) WAN
13 46 (23.12%) DHCP
13 46 (23.12%) CISSP
13 46 (23.12%) Microsoft Certification
13 46 (23.12%) Problem-Solving
14 45 (22.61%) Windows Server
14 45 (22.61%) Root Cause Analysis
14 45 (22.61%) Wireless
15 44 (22.11%) VMware Infrastructure
16 43 (21.61%) DNS
17 42 (21.11%) Cisco Prime
18 40 (20.10%) Active Directory
18 40 (20.10%) TCP/IP
19 37 (18.59%) SLA
19 37 (18.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
20 36 (18.09%) SolarWinds

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 9 (4.52%) Apache
2 8 (4.02%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.51%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.51%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (8.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.54%) Office 365
2 14 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.51%) SaaS
5 2 (1.01%) IaaS
5 2 (1.01%) PaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.50%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 92 (46.23%) Firewall
2 50 (25.13%) Network Security
3 49 (24.62%) LAN
3 49 (24.62%) WAN
4 46 (23.12%) DHCP
5 45 (22.61%) Wireless
6 43 (21.61%) DNS
7 40 (20.10%) TCP/IP
8 34 (17.09%) Cisco ASA
9 30 (15.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 28 (14.07%) HTTP
10 28 (14.07%) VoIP
11 24 (12.06%) NX-OS
11 24 (12.06%) SMTP
12 23 (11.56%) DMZ
12 23 (11.56%) FTP
12 23 (11.56%) HTTPS
12 23 (11.56%) X.400
13 21 (10.55%) SAN
14 18 (9.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.05%) MySQL
3 7 (3.52%) Big Data
4 5 (2.51%) Apache Hive
4 5 (2.51%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 37 (18.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 17 (8.54%) JIRA
3 9 (4.52%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.02%) Redmine
5 5 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (2.51%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.51%) CodeSonar
5 5 (2.51%) git-flow
5 5 (2.51%) Robot Framework
5 5 (2.51%) Selenium
General
1 22 (11.06%) Manufacturing
2 10 (5.03%) Retail
3 9 (4.52%) Games
3 9 (4.52%) Marketing
4 8 (4.02%) Finance
4 8 (4.02%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.02%) Electronics
6 3 (1.51%) Law
7 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 87 (43.72%) Network Engineer
2 39 (19.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (11.06%) Support Engineer
4 20 (10.05%) IT Engineer
5 19 (9.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 19 (9.55%) Security Engineer
6 18 (9.05%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (8.04%) Senior Network Engineer
7 16 (8.04%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 16 (8.04%) Senior Security Engineer
8 15 (7.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 14 (7.04%) IT Manager
9 14 (7.04%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (6.53%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (6.53%) Network Support
10 13 (6.53%) Windows Engineer
11 12 (6.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (5.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (5.53%) IT Support
13 10 (5.03%) IT Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.04%) LAMP
2 6 (3.02%) Java EE
2 6 (3.02%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (3.02%) SOAP
2 6 (3.02%) STL
3 5 (2.51%) .NET
3 5 (2.51%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.51%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.51%) Django
3 5 (2.51%) Node.js
3 5 (2.51%) REST
3 5 (2.51%) Spring MVC
4 4 (2.01%) JSON
4 4 (2.01%) RESTful
4 4 (2.01%) Web Services
5 2 (1.01%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.50%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.50%) HTML
6 1 (0.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (11.56%) CESG
3 15 (7.54%) Cyberattack
3 15 (7.54%) Cyberthreat
4 11 (5.53%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.52%) Driving Licence
6 7 (3.52%) User Experience
7 6 (3.02%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.01%) Clustering
9 3 (1.51%) CCTV
10 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.50%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.50%) Replication
11 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 101 (50.75%) Windows
2 75 (37.69%) Linux
3 45 (22.61%) Windows Server
4 33 (16.58%) Unix
5 26 (13.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (10.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (6.53%) AIX
7 13 (6.53%) CentOS
8 11 (5.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (4.52%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.02%) Android
11 5 (2.51%) Apple iOS
11 5 (2.51%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.51%) Windows 10
12 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.01%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (45.73%) ITIL
2 50 (25.13%) Network Monitoring
3 46 (23.12%) Problem-Solving
4 45 (22.61%) Root Cause Analysis
5 33 (16.58%) Service Management
6 29 (14.57%) Incident Management
7 25 (12.56%) Capacity Management
7 25 (12.56%) Security Patching
8 24 (12.06%) Infrastructure Management
8 24 (12.06%) Virtual Environments
9 19 (9.55%) Migration
10 18 (9.05%) Network Design
11 17 (8.54%) Cybersecurity
11 17 (8.54%) Project Management
12 16 (8.04%) Coaching
13 15 (7.54%) Kalman Filter
14 14 (7.04%) Software Engineering
15 13 (6.53%) User Stories
16 12 (6.03%) Service Delivery
17 11 (5.53%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.05%) PHP
2 16 (8.04%) Python
3 15 (7.54%) C
4 14 (7.04%) Bash Shell
5 13 (6.53%) Shell Script
6 9 (4.52%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.02%) Korn
7 8 (4.02%) SQL
8 6 (3.02%) C#
8 6 (3.02%) C++
8 6 (3.02%) Java
8 6 (3.02%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.02%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.51%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.01%) Perl
11 1 (0.50%) Go
11 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 199 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (35.18%) Security Cleared
3 68 (34.17%) CCNP
4 49 (24.62%) DV Cleared
5 46 (23.12%) CISSP
5 46 (23.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (17.09%) SC Cleared
7 33 (16.58%) MCSE
8 27 (13.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 26 (13.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 23 (11.56%) SSCP
11 16 (8.04%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (8.04%) Network+ Certification
12 14 (7.04%) CompTIA Security+
12 14 (7.04%) GIAC
12 14 (7.04%) Linux+ Certification
12 14 (7.04%) MCSA
12 14 (7.04%) SANS
13 13 (6.53%) Citrix Certification
14 9 (4.52%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (18.59%) SLA
2 3 (1.51%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 44 (22.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (20.10%) Active Directory
3 29 (14.57%) vSphere
4 18 (9.05%) Hyper-V
5 13 (6.53%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (6.03%) Docker
7 8 (4.02%) NFS
7 8 (4.02%) Samba
7 8 (4.02%) VMware NSX
8 5 (2.51%) KVM
9 3 (1.51%) Firmware
10 1 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.50%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.50%) XenApp
10 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 42 (21.11%) Cisco Prime
2 32 (16.08%) Nagios
3 25 (12.56%) Cisco LMS
3 25 (12.56%) Opsview
4 24 (12.06%) Puppet
5 15 (7.54%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (5.53%) Ansible
7 10 (5.03%) Cacti
8 9 (4.52%) ZABBIX
9 8 (4.02%) vCenter Server
10 5 (2.51%) Salt
11 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.50%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.50%) SmoothWall
12 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 128 (64.32%) Cisco
2 93 (46.73%) Microsoft
3 89 (44.72%) VMware
4 36 (18.09%) SolarWinds
5 19 (9.55%) Red Hat
6 17 (8.54%) Citrix
7 15 (7.54%) Clearswift
8 13 (6.53%) F5
9 11 (5.53%) EMC
9 11 (5.53%) NetApp
10 9 (4.52%) Meraki
11 7 (3.52%) Infoblox
11 7 (3.52%) Juniper
12 6 (3.02%) HP
12 6 (3.02%) SAP
13 5 (2.51%) Dell
13 5 (2.51%) Huawei
13 5 (2.51%) Oracle
13 5 (2.51%) Veeam
14 3 (1.51%) Palo Alto