Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 104 84
Rank change year-on-year -19 -20 0
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 11 36 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.56% 1.76% 2.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.58% 7.61% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 61
Wales median annual salary £37,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,993 £47,500 £47,500
UK 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 Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 427 473 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 21.64% 23.17% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 287 409 599
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £57,500 £56,900
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -

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 18 September 2018.

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 18 September 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
South Wales -28 7 £37,000 -1.33% 11
West Wales - 3 £47,500 -
North Wales -7 1 £36,000 +30.91%
CCNA
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) DHCP
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) PKI
6 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) WLAN
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 2 (18.18%) MPLS
7 2 (18.18%) OSPF
7 2 (18.18%) BGP
7 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (18.18%) VLAN
7 2 (18.18%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) CCDP
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
8 1 (9.09%) Wireless

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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) WLAN
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) VLAN
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 1 (9.09%) GPON
6 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) NX-OS
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
1 3 (27.27%) PKI
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (9.09%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) CatOS
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Service Design
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) CCDP
5 1 (9.09%) CCDA
5 1 (9.09%) CISA
5 1 (9.09%) Master's Degree
5 1 (9.09%) MCSE
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (9.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) AlienVault
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
4 1 (9.09%) Splunk