Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 120 101
Rank change year-on-year +17 -19 -26
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 22 16 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.17% 0.83% 1.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.01% 3.65% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 37
Wales median annual salary £31,000 £37,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.22% +1.37% +21.67%
10th Percentile £27,250 £25,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £44,125 £50,000 £47,500
UK median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +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 Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 366 438 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 19.54% 22.82% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 309 279 415
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,210 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.25% +0.52% +14.29%
10th Percentile £22,700 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Wales

CCNA
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNA in Wales.

Salary trend for CCNA in Wales

CCNA
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Wales over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Wales

CCNA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 August 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
South Wales +5 22 £31,000 -4.62% 9
CCNA
UK

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 Wales region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (63.64%) MCSE
5 13 (59.09%) ITIL
5 13 (59.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (59.09%) SCCM
6 11 (50.00%) Windows
7 10 (45.45%) Cisco
8 8 (36.36%) Advertising
8 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
8 8 (36.36%) Windows 10
9 7 (31.82%) Driving Licence
9 7 (31.82%) iSeries
9 7 (31.82%) AS400
10 6 (27.27%) Veeam
11 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
11 5 (22.73%) Firewall
11 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
11 5 (22.73%) Asset Management
11 5 (22.73%) Supplier Management
11 5 (22.73%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (18.18%) CCNP
12 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
12 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
13 3 (13.64%) MPLS
13 3 (13.64%) SLA
13 3 (13.64%) LAN
13 3 (13.64%) WAN

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) MPLS
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.09%) WLAN
4 1 (4.55%) ADSL
4 1 (4.55%) HSRP
4 1 (4.55%) IPv4
4 1 (4.55%) ISDN
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) Skype
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) VRRP
4 1 (4.55%) VXLAN
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
4 1 (4.55%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2017
General
1 8 (36.36%) Advertising
2 2 (9.09%) Public Sector
3 1 (4.55%) French Language
3 1 (4.55%) German Language
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (31.82%) Desktop Support
1 7 (31.82%) Desktop Support Technician
1 7 (31.82%) Desktop Technician
1 7 (31.82%) Support Technician
2 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Technician
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Technician
4 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) AS400
1 7 (31.82%) Driving Licence
1 7 (31.82%) iSeries
2 5 (22.73%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Fibre Optics
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows 10
2 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Asset Management
2 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
2 5 (22.73%) Supplier Management
3 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (4.55%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security Management
4 1 (4.55%) IT Governance
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.55%) Security Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Storage Management
4 1 (4.55%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (63.64%) MCSE
4 4 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (9.09%) CCDP
5 2 (9.09%) MCSA
6 1 (4.55%) CCDA
6 1 (4.55%) CISMP
6 1 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
6 1 (4.55%) ISEB
6 1 (4.55%) MCP
6 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) SCCM
2 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) Cisco
3 6 (27.27%) Veeam
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.55%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto