Period
to 11 December 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 172 178 148
Rank change year-on-year +6 -30 -33
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 154 158 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.63% 1.58% 2.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.76% 5.65% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 122 119 209
South West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £28,100 £26,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £61,245 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -

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 2,675 2,798 3,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.30% 27.90% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,998 2,041 2,331
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 2019.

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 2019. 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 +1 62 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Wiltshire -18 28 £36,000 +12.50% 3
Bristol +33 25 £34,750 -7.33% 3
Dorset +3 22 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Somerset +7 12 £38,750 -3.13% 1
Devon -13 4 £32,250 -14.00% 3
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 104 (67.53%) Cisco
3 78 (50.65%) Firewall
4 75 (48.70%) Windows
5 66 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 53 (34.42%) MCSE
7 49 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 48 (31.17%) Security Cleared
9 45 (29.22%) VMware
10 44 (28.57%) Linux
10 44 (28.57%) Azure
10 44 (28.57%) Office 365
11 42 (27.27%) Degree
12 41 (26.62%) ITIL
12 41 (26.62%) CCNP
13 40 (25.97%) LAN
14 38 (24.68%) TCP/IP
15 37 (24.03%) Active Directory
16 35 (22.73%) WAN
17 34 (22.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 31 (20.13%) MCSA
19 30 (19.48%) VPN
19 30 (19.48%) Cybersecurity
20 29 (18.83%) C
20 29 (18.83%) Cisco ASA
21 28 (18.18%) PowerShell
22 27 (17.53%) JIRA
22 27 (17.53%) Wireless
23 26 (16.88%) Windows Server
24 25 (16.23%) Problem-Solving

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 20 (12.99%) SharePoint
2 19 (12.34%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (11.04%) Apache Spark
4 16 (10.39%) OpenStack
5 11 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (6.49%) Confluence
6 10 (6.49%) MS Exchange
7 5 (3.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 44 (28.57%) Azure
1 44 (28.57%) Office 365
2 25 (16.23%) AWS
3 16 (10.39%) GCP
3 16 (10.39%) OpenShift
4 9 (5.84%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (4.55%) Azure Stack
5 7 (4.55%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.30%) SaaS
7 1 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (50.65%) Firewall
2 40 (25.97%) LAN
3 38 (24.68%) TCP/IP
4 35 (22.73%) WAN
5 30 (19.48%) VPN
6 29 (18.83%) Cisco ASA
7 27 (17.53%) Wireless
8 25 (16.23%) Network Security
9 19 (12.34%) DNS
10 17 (11.04%) IPsec
11 16 (10.39%) HTTPS
12 12 (7.79%) DHCP
12 12 (7.79%) MPLS
12 12 (7.79%) Skype
13 11 (7.14%) BGP
13 11 (7.14%) OSPF
14 10 (6.49%) Cisco ISE
15 9 (5.84%) Cisco Firepower
15 9 (5.84%) VLAN
16 8 (5.19%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.64%) Big Data
2 15 (9.74%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.95%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.95%) MySQL
3 3 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.65%) Impala
Development Applications
1 27 (17.53%) JIRA
2 17 (11.04%) Bitbucket
2 17 (11.04%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.04%) git-flow
3 10 (6.49%) TestRail
4 7 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 7 (4.55%) Zephyr
5 3 (1.95%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.95%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.65%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 20 (12.99%) Public Sector
2 16 (10.39%) Finance
3 15 (9.74%) Manufacturing
3 15 (9.74%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.84%) Electronics
4 9 (5.84%) Games
4 9 (5.84%) Marketing
4 9 (5.84%) Retail
5 3 (1.95%) Local Government
6 2 (1.30%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Law
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (29.22%) Network Engineer
2 27 (17.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (14.29%) Consultant
4 18 (11.69%) Support Engineer
5 13 (8.44%) Analyst
6 12 (7.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 10 (6.49%) Test Engineer
8 9 (5.84%) C++ Consultant
8 9 (5.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.84%) Software Consultant
8 9 (5.84%) Windows Consultant
9 8 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (5.19%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (5.19%) Technical Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Administrator
10 7 (4.55%) Automation Test Lead
10 7 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Test Automation Consultant
10 7 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.69%) .NET
2 17 (11.04%) Kafka
3 16 (10.39%) AngularJS
3 16 (10.39%) ASP.NET
3 16 (10.39%) GraphQL
3 16 (10.39%) Node.js
3 16 (10.39%) React
3 16 (10.39%) REST
3 16 (10.39%) Spring
3 16 (10.39%) Spring MVC
3 16 (10.39%) Vue.js
4 2 (1.30%) HTML
4 2 (1.30%) JSON
4 2 (1.30%) XMPP
4 2 (1.30%) YAML
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.65%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.94%) Data Centre
2 17 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.44%) PKI
4 12 (7.79%) Cybercrime
5 9 (5.84%) Cyberattack
5 9 (5.84%) Driving Licence
6 8 (5.19%) CESG
7 5 (3.25%) e-Learning
8 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.60%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.30%) iPad
9 2 (1.30%) iPhone
9 2 (1.30%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.65%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.65%) IVR
10 1 (0.65%) Replication
10 1 (0.65%) User Experience
10 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 75 (48.70%) Windows
2 44 (28.57%) Linux
3 26 (16.88%) Windows Server
4 16 (10.39%) Android
4 16 (10.39%) Apple iOS
4 16 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.49%) Mac OS
6 9 (5.84%) Unix
7 6 (3.90%) CentOS
7 6 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.90%) Windows 2000
8 5 (3.25%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.30%) Fedora
9 2 (1.30%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.65%) Debian
10 1 (0.65%) SUSE
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.62%) ITIL
2 34 (22.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 30 (19.48%) Cybersecurity
4 25 (16.23%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (15.58%) Kanban
5 24 (15.58%) Scrum
6 19 (12.34%) Software Engineering
7 17 (11.04%) Ethical Hacking
7 17 (11.04%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (11.04%) Reverse Engineering
7 17 (11.04%) SIEM
8 16 (10.39%) API Design
8 16 (10.39%) MVC
9 13 (8.44%) CRM
9 13 (8.44%) Service Management
9 13 (8.44%) Test Automation
10 12 (7.79%) Configuration Management
10 12 (7.79%) Security Monitoring
11 11 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (7.14%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.83%) C
2 28 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 19 (12.34%) Python
4 16 (10.39%) SQL
5 11 (7.14%) PHP
6 10 (6.49%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.84%) C#
7 9 (5.84%) C++
8 6 (3.90%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.30%) Perl
10 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 154 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (34.42%) MCSE
4 48 (31.17%) Security Cleared
5 42 (27.27%) Degree
6 41 (26.62%) CCNP
7 31 (20.13%) MCSA
8 21 (13.64%) SC Cleared
9 20 (12.99%) CISSP
9 20 (12.99%) DV Cleared
10 19 (12.34%) GIAC
10 19 (12.34%) SANS
11 18 (11.69%) CompTIA Security+
11 18 (11.69%) Linux+ Certification
11 18 (11.69%) Network+ Certification
11 18 (11.69%) SSCP
12 17 (11.04%) MCP
13 11 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (6.49%) CCA
14 10 (6.49%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 10 (6.49%) GDPR
3 6 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.60%) GPG13
5 2 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (24.03%) Active Directory
2 21 (13.64%) Docker
2 21 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (9.74%) Hyper-V
4 13 (8.44%) vSphere
5 7 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (4.55%) XenApp
5 7 (4.55%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.30%) Firmware
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.65%) NFS
8 1 (0.65%) Samba
8 1 (0.65%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (11.04%) Kubernetes
2 11 (7.14%) SCCM
3 8 (5.19%) Ansible
4 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 7 (4.55%) SCOM
4 7 (4.55%) SCOrch
5 6 (3.90%) Stealthwatch
6 5 (3.25%) vCenter Server
7 4 (2.60%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (2.60%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (1.95%) HP ALM
9 2 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.30%) Puppet
10 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.65%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.65%) Oozie
10 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.65%) Salt
Vendors
1 104 (67.53%) Cisco
2 49 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 45 (29.22%) VMware
4 22 (14.29%) Google
5 19 (12.34%) Juniper
6 17 (11.04%) Meraki
7 14 (9.09%) Splunk
8 13 (8.44%) F5
9 12 (7.79%) Citrix
10 10 (6.49%) Atlassian
11 9 (5.84%) SAP
11 9 (5.84%) SolarWinds
12 7 (4.55%) Red Box
13 6 (3.90%) Infoblox
13 6 (3.90%) Micro Focus
13 6 (3.90%) Nortel
13 6 (3.90%) Panasonic
13 6 (3.90%) Red Hat
13 6 (3.90%) Siemens
14 5 (3.25%) Apple