Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > South West
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 198 127
Rank change year-on-year +25 -71 +43
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 175 152 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.67% 1.46% 2.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.66% 4.75% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 159 148 261
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -11.39%
10th Percentile £28,450 £27,525 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £50,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

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 3,090 3,203 3,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.55% 30.82% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,287 2,515 2,823
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,856 £22,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +11 66 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Gloucestershire +30 33 £45,000 - 5
Bristol -6 29 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Somerset +35 22 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Dorset -18 16 £33,000 -22.35% 1
Cornwall +4 8 £29,500 +40.48% 1
Devon +14 1 £42,500 +22.30% 2
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 175 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (66.86%) Cisco
3 95 (54.29%) Windows
4 90 (51.43%) Microsoft
5 82 (46.86%) Firewall
6 75 (42.86%) ITIL
6 75 (42.86%) VMware
7 70 (40.00%) CCNP
8 61 (34.86%) Linux
9 58 (33.14%) Security Cleared
10 44 (25.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 44 (25.14%) LAN
11 43 (24.57%) WAN
11 43 (24.57%) Wireless
12 40 (22.86%) DHCP
13 39 (22.29%) DV Cleared
14 38 (21.71%) VMware Infrastructure
14 38 (21.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 38 (21.71%) CISSP
15 37 (21.14%) Network Monitoring
16 36 (20.57%) Cisco Prime
17 35 (20.00%) MCSE
17 35 (20.00%) SolarWinds
18 34 (19.43%) Windows Server
18 34 (19.43%) DNS
19 32 (18.29%) Problem-Solving
20 31 (17.71%) SSCP
21 30 (17.14%) Active Directory
21 30 (17.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
21 30 (17.14%) Puppet

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 12 (6.86%) Apache
2 10 (5.71%) Apache Pig
2 10 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.57%) IIS
6 1 (0.57%) JBoss
6 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (10.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.57%) CATIA
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.57%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.57%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.57%) Office 365
2 17 (9.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.29%) G Suite
4 4 (2.29%) SaaS
5 1 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.57%) IaaS
5 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (46.86%) Firewall
2 44 (25.14%) LAN
3 43 (24.57%) WAN
3 43 (24.57%) Wireless
4 40 (22.86%) DHCP
5 34 (19.43%) DNS
6 29 (16.57%) Network Security
6 29 (16.57%) TCP/IP
7 25 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (10.86%) Cisco Firepower
9 19 (10.86%) OSPF
9 19 (10.86%) VoIP
10 18 (10.29%) Spanning Tree
10 18 (10.29%) VPN
11 17 (9.71%) HTTP
11 17 (9.71%) Intrusion Detection
11 17 (9.71%) SAN
11 17 (9.71%) Wireshark
12 16 (9.14%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.43%) SQL Server
2 26 (14.86%) MySQL
3 12 (6.86%) Big Data
4 10 (5.71%) Apache Hive
4 10 (5.71%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 30 (17.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 23 (13.14%) JIRA
3 15 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 10 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (5.71%) Bitbucket
4 10 (5.71%) CodeSonar
4 10 (5.71%) git-flow
4 10 (5.71%) Robot Framework
4 10 (5.71%) Selenium
5 8 (4.57%) Redmine
General
1 21 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 12 (6.86%) Retail
3 10 (5.71%) Games
4 6 (3.43%) Marketing
4 6 (3.43%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.86%) Electronics
5 5 (2.86%) Finance
5 5 (2.86%) Law
6 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.57%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 30 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 27 (15.43%) IT Engineer
4 20 (11.43%) Network Security Engineer
4 20 (11.43%) Security Engineer
5 19 (10.86%) Linux Engineer
6 18 (10.29%) Support Engineer
7 17 (9.71%) Senior Network Engineer
7 17 (9.71%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 17 (9.71%) Senior Security Engineer
7 17 (9.71%) Windows Engineer
8 15 (8.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 15 (8.57%) IT Support
9 13 (7.43%) IT Support Engineer
10 12 (6.86%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (6.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 10 (5.71%) Software Engineer
13 9 (5.14%) 3rd Line Support
13 9 (5.14%) C++ Software Engineer
13 9 (5.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.00%) LAMP
2 12 (6.86%) Java EE
2 12 (6.86%) RabbitMQ
2 12 (6.86%) SOAP
2 12 (6.86%) STL
3 11 (6.29%) .NET
4 10 (5.71%) .NET Framework
4 10 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 10 (5.71%) Django
4 10 (5.71%) Node.js
4 10 (5.71%) REST
4 10 (5.71%) Spring MVC
5 5 (2.86%) JSON
5 5 (2.86%) RESTful
6 3 (1.71%) Web Services
7 2 (1.14%) 802.1X
7 2 (1.14%) HTML
8 1 (0.57%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.57%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.14%) Cyberattack
2 16 (9.14%) Cyberthreat
3 14 (8.00%) Driving Licence
4 13 (7.43%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.00%) CESG
6 6 (3.43%) Clustering
6 6 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.71%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.71%) User Experience
8 2 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.57%) CCTV
9 1 (0.57%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.57%) Replication
9 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 95 (54.29%) Windows
2 61 (34.86%) Linux
3 34 (19.43%) Windows Server
4 27 (15.43%) Unix
5 22 (12.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (12.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (6.86%) Windows 8
7 11 (6.29%) Android
7 11 (6.29%) Ubuntu
8 10 (5.71%) Apple iOS
8 10 (5.71%) Mac OS X
9 7 (4.00%) AIX
9 7 (4.00%) CentOS
10 6 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (3.43%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.71%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (42.86%) ITIL
2 38 (21.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 37 (21.14%) Network Monitoring
4 32 (18.29%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (13.14%) Cybersecurity
5 23 (13.14%) Service Management
6 22 (12.57%) Migration
6 22 (12.57%) Network Design
7 21 (12.00%) Incident Management
7 21 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 20 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 18 (10.29%) User Stories
10 17 (9.71%) Capacity Management
10 17 (9.71%) Security Patching
10 17 (9.71%) Virtual Environments
11 16 (9.14%) Kalman Filter
12 13 (7.43%) Coaching
13 12 (6.86%) Multithreading
13 12 (6.86%) Reverse Engineering
13 12 (6.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.86%) PHP
2 22 (12.57%) Python
3 21 (12.00%) C
4 18 (10.29%) Bash Shell
5 14 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 12 (6.86%) C#
6 12 (6.86%) C++
6 12 (6.86%) Java
6 12 (6.86%) JavaScript
6 12 (6.86%) Objective-C
7 8 (4.57%) Korn
8 7 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.43%) SQL
10 4 (2.29%) Perl
11 2 (1.14%) Go
11 2 (1.14%) VB
12 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 175 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (40.00%) CCNP
3 58 (33.14%) Security Cleared
4 44 (25.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (22.29%) DV Cleared
6 38 (21.71%) CISSP
7 35 (20.00%) MCSE
8 31 (17.71%) SSCP
9 22 (12.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (11.43%) CompTIA Security+
10 20 (11.43%) GIAC
10 20 (11.43%) Linux+ Certification
10 20 (11.43%) Network+ Certification
10 20 (11.43%) SANS
11 19 (10.86%) SC Cleared
12 15 (8.57%) MCSA
13 11 (6.29%) Citrix Certification
13 11 (6.29%) LPIC
13 11 (6.29%) MCP
14 8 (4.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.71%) SLA
2 4 (2.29%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (1.14%) COBIT
4 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 38 (21.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (17.14%) Active Directory
3 22 (12.57%) Hyper-V
4 18 (10.29%) vSphere
5 16 (9.14%) Docker
6 14 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (4.57%) NFS
7 8 (4.57%) Samba
7 8 (4.57%) VMware NSX
8 6 (3.43%) KVM
9 3 (1.71%) Firmware
9 3 (1.71%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.71%) XenApp
10 2 (1.14%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.57%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (20.57%) Cisco Prime
2 30 (17.14%) Puppet
3 25 (14.29%) Nagios
4 17 (9.71%) Cisco LMS
4 17 (9.71%) Opsview
5 16 (9.14%) Cisco CUCM
6 14 (8.00%) Cacti
7 11 (6.29%) Ansible
7 11 (6.29%) ZABBIX
8 10 (5.71%) Salt
9 8 (4.57%) vCenter Server
10 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.57%) SCCM
11 1 (0.57%) SmoothWall
11 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 117 (66.86%) Cisco
2 90 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 75 (42.86%) VMware
4 35 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 19 (10.86%) Citrix
6 16 (9.14%) Clearswift
7 14 (8.00%) Red Hat
8 11 (6.29%) EMC
9 10 (5.71%) NetApp
10 9 (5.14%) HP
10 9 (5.14%) Meraki
11 8 (4.57%) Juniper
11 8 (4.57%) Veeam
12 6 (3.43%) Dell
12 6 (3.43%) F5
12 6 (3.43%) Fortinet
12 6 (3.43%) SAP
13 5 (2.86%) Huawei
13 5 (2.86%) Oracle
14 4 (2.29%) Google