Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 115 161
Rank change year-on-year -22 +46 +51
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 233 319 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.27% 2.93% 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.59% 8.93% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 215 280 201
South West median annual salary £38,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,850 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,500 £55,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3071 3573 3659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.90% 32.82% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2351 2807 2936
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,125 £23,750 £23,625
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -10 81 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -30 45 £45,000 -
Bristol -7 44 £40,000 +23.08% 4
Cornwall - 37 £37,000 -
Dorset +11 20 £36,500 +32.73% 3
Somerset -23 3 £42,500 +36.00% 1
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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.

1 233 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 157 (67.38%) Cisco
3 105 (45.06%) Windows
4 102 (43.78%) ITIL
5 100 (42.92%) Microsoft
6 85 (36.48%) VMware
7 84 (36.05%) Firewall
8 74 (31.76%) CCNP
9 73 (31.33%) Security Cleared
10 69 (29.61%) LAN
11 68 (29.18%) WAN
12 64 (27.47%) Microsoft Certification
13 61 (26.18%) DV Cleared
14 56 (24.03%) Network Security
15 54 (23.18%) DNS
16 52 (22.32%) DHCP
17 51 (21.89%) Linux
17 51 (21.89%) CISSP
18 48 (20.60%) Windows Server
19 46 (19.74%) Service Management
19 46 (19.74%) TCP/IP
20 43 (18.45%) Wireless
20 43 (18.45%) VMware Infrastructure
21 42 (18.03%) SLA
22 41 (17.60%) MCSE
22 41 (17.60%) Active Directory
23 40 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
24 38 (16.31%) VoIP
25 37 (15.88%) vSphere
26 36 (15.45%) Root Cause Analysis

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 (3.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (2.15%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.72%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.86%) Confluence
5 1 (0.43%) Apache
5 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.43%) JBoss
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.86%) HipChat
1 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.15%) Office 365
2 8 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.15%) SaaS
4 2 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.43%) IaaS
5 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (36.05%) Firewall
2 69 (29.61%) LAN
3 68 (29.18%) WAN
4 56 (24.03%) Network Security
5 54 (23.18%) DNS
6 52 (22.32%) DHCP
7 46 (19.74%) TCP/IP
8 43 (18.45%) Wireless
9 38 (16.31%) VoIP
10 34 (14.59%) HTTP
11 31 (13.30%) SMTP
12 30 (12.88%) FTP
12 30 (12.88%) X.400
13 26 (11.16%) VPN
14 25 (10.73%) Cisco ASA
14 25 (10.73%) Cisco ISE
14 25 (10.73%) Cisco Nexus
15 22 (9.44%) DMZ
16 21 (9.01%) SAN
17 20 (8.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.15%) Big Data
2 5 (2.15%) MySQL
3 4 (1.72%) Apache Hive
3 4 (1.72%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.43%) Flink
5 1 (0.43%) Infinispan
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (6.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 12 (5.15%) JIRA
3 7 (3.00%) Redmine
4 4 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.29%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.29%) CodeSonar
5 3 (1.29%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.29%) git-flow
5 3 (1.29%) Robot Framework
5 3 (1.29%) Selenium
General
1 10 (4.29%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.43%) Finance
3 6 (2.58%) Games
4 5 (2.15%) Advertising
5 3 (1.29%) Marketing
6 2 (0.86%) Billing
7 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 109 (46.78%) Network Engineer
2 51 (21.89%) Analyst
3 30 (12.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (12.45%) Support Analyst
5 24 (10.30%) Support Engineer
6 21 (9.01%) Network Security Engineer
6 21 (9.01%) Security Engineer
7 19 (8.15%) 3rd Line Support
7 19 (8.15%) IT Engineer
8 18 (7.73%) Senior Network Engineer
9 16 (6.87%) IT Support
10 14 (6.01%) Network Support
11 13 (5.58%) Network Analyst
12 12 (5.15%) Cisco Engineer
12 12 (5.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 12 (5.15%) Lead Network Engineer
13 11 (4.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 11 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 11 (4.72%) Security Analyst
13 11 (4.72%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.58%) Java EE
1 6 (2.58%) STL
2 4 (1.72%) .NET
2 4 (1.72%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.72%) LAMP
2 4 (1.72%) Node.js
3 3 (1.29%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.29%) Django
3 3 (1.29%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (1.29%) REST
3 3 (1.29%) SOAP
3 3 (1.29%) Spring MVC
4 2 (0.86%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.86%) OpenDaylight
5 1 (0.43%) HornetQ
5 1 (0.43%) Kafka
5 1 (0.43%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.43%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.43%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (12.88%) CESG
3 18 (7.73%) Data Centre
4 16 (6.87%) User Experience
5 9 (3.86%) Replication
6 8 (3.43%) Life Science
7 7 (3.00%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.72%) FMCG
9 3 (1.29%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.29%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.43%) CCTV
11 1 (0.43%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.43%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 105 (45.06%) Windows
2 51 (21.89%) Linux
3 48 (20.60%) Windows Server
4 34 (14.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (8.15%) Unix
7 17 (7.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (4.72%) Windows 7
9 9 (3.86%) AIX
9 9 (3.86%) CentOS
10 4 (1.72%) Android
10 4 (1.72%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.29%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.29%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.86%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.43%) HPUX
13 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.43%) Solaris
13 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (43.78%) ITIL
2 46 (19.74%) Service Management
3 36 (15.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 35 (15.02%) Service Delivery
5 31 (13.30%) Virtual Environments
6 27 (11.59%) IT Strategy
7 25 (10.73%) Coaching
7 25 (10.73%) ITSM
7 25 (10.73%) Problem Management
8 22 (9.44%) Infrastructure Management
9 21 (9.01%) Change Control
9 21 (9.01%) Cybersecurity
10 20 (8.58%) Network Monitoring
10 20 (8.58%) Runbook
11 18 (7.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (7.30%) Security Patching
13 16 (6.87%) Mentoring
13 16 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (6.87%) TOGAF
14 14 (6.01%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.73%) C
2 12 (5.15%) Bash Shell
3 9 (3.86%) Shell Script
4 8 (3.43%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.00%) Java
5 7 (3.00%) Korn
5 7 (3.00%) PHP
5 7 (3.00%) Python
6 6 (2.58%) C#
6 6 (2.58%) C++
6 6 (2.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.58%) Objective-C
6 6 (2.58%) SQL
7 1 (0.43%) Groovy
7 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 233 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (31.76%) CCNP
3 73 (31.33%) Security Cleared
4 64 (27.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 61 (26.18%) DV Cleared
6 51 (21.89%) CISSP
7 41 (17.60%) MCSE
8 34 (14.59%) SC Cleared
8 34 (14.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 31 (13.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 28 (12.02%) MCSA
11 21 (9.01%) SSCP
12 18 (7.73%) Degree
12 18 (7.73%) Network+ Certification
12 18 (7.73%) SANS
13 16 (6.87%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (4.72%) GIAC
14 11 (4.72%) Linux+ Certification
15 10 (4.29%) CompTIA Security+
15 10 (4.29%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (18.03%) SLA
2 21 (9.01%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.72%) Def Stans
4 3 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (18.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (17.60%) Active Directory
3 37 (15.88%) vSphere
4 28 (12.02%) Hyper-V
5 25 (10.73%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (3.86%) Firmware
6 9 (3.86%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (3.00%) NFS
7 7 (3.00%) Samba
7 7 (3.00%) VMware NSX
8 4 (1.72%) Docker
9 3 (1.29%) XenApp
10 2 (0.86%) KVM
11 1 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.43%) Gluster
11 1 (0.43%) iptables
11 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (10.30%) Nagios
2 17 (7.30%) vCenter Server
3 14 (6.01%) Cisco LMS
3 14 (6.01%) Cisco Prime
3 14 (6.01%) Opsview
4 11 (4.72%) Puppet
5 9 (3.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 9 (3.86%) SCDPM
6 7 (3.00%) Ansible
7 3 (1.29%) Salt
7 3 (1.29%) WSUS
8 2 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.43%) Check_MK
9 1 (0.43%) Grafana
9 1 (0.43%) Graylog
9 1 (0.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.43%) Kibana
9 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.43%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 157 (67.38%) Cisco
2 100 (42.92%) Microsoft
3 85 (36.48%) VMware
4 28 (12.02%) SolarWinds
5 23 (9.87%) Dell
6 21 (9.01%) F5
7 20 (8.58%) Infoblox
8 19 (8.15%) Citrix
9 18 (7.73%) Juniper
10 13 (5.58%) Meraki
11 11 (4.72%) SonicWALL
12 10 (4.29%) Red Hat
13 8 (3.43%) ArcSight
13 8 (3.43%) HP
13 8 (3.43%) NetApp
14 7 (3.00%) EMC
14 7 (3.00%) NETGEAR
15 5 (2.15%) Palo Alto
16 4 (1.72%) Aruba
16 4 (1.72%) Riverbed