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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK / Wales
Rank 69 74 63
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 31 29 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.81% 2.09% 3.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.33% 7.11% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 32
Median salary £36,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.21% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median 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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 300 408 287
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 27.15% 29.37% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 215 335 241
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing CCNA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +8 26 £35,500 -23.24% 2
West Wales - 5 £40,210 -
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (68.18%) Cisco
3 28 (63.64%) Firewall
3 28 (63.64%) VMware
4 26 (59.09%) Windows
5 18 (40.91%) Windows Server
6 16 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
7 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
8 13 (29.55%) CCNP
8 13 (29.55%) MCSE
8 13 (29.55%) SAN
8 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
9 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (27.27%) Office 365
9 12 (27.27%) F5
9 12 (27.27%) CheckPoint
10 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (22.73%) Avaya
11 10 (22.73%) ITIL
12 9 (20.45%) Wireless
12 9 (20.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (20.45%) Juniper
12 9 (20.45%) Dell
12 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (20.45%) Veeam
13 8 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 8 (18.18%) Intel Security

CCNA
Top Related 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 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.55%) nginx
4 2 (4.55%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Office 365
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.55%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (4.55%) IaaS
5 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (63.64%) Firewall
2 13 (29.55%) SAN
3 9 (20.45%) Wireless
4 8 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (18.18%) LAN
4 8 (18.18%) WAN
5 5 (11.36%) Internet
5 5 (11.36%) Junos
5 5 (11.36%) VoIP
6 4 (9.09%) ADSL
6 4 (9.09%) VPN
7 3 (6.82%) BGP
7 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.82%) EIGRP
7 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.82%) SSL
8 2 (4.55%) HSRP
8 2 (4.55%) MPLS
8 2 (4.55%) OSPF
8 2 (4.55%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Advertising
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Network Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Technical Support
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Support Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Technical Support
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) CGI
1 2 (4.55%) HTML
1 2 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) IVR
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Windows Server
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.09%) Linux
5 4 (9.09%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.55%) VyOS
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 7 (15.91%) Load Balancing
4 6 (13.64%) Migration
5 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.36%) Open Source
6 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.09%) Project Management
7 3 (6.82%) High Availability
7 3 (6.82%) Network Design
8 2 (4.55%) Change Management
8 2 (4.55%) Network Management
8 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.55%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.55%) Statistics
9 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (29.55%) CCNP
2 13 (29.55%) MCSE
2 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (20.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (11.36%) CCA
4 5 (11.36%) CCSA
4 5 (11.36%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (11.36%) JNCIA
4 5 (11.36%) JNCIS
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.55%) CCENT
8 1 (2.27%) CCDA
8 1 (2.27%) Degree
8 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.27%) MCSA
8 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
3 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Zenoss
2 2 (4.55%) BladeLogic
2 2 (4.55%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.27%) SCCM
3 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Cisco
2 28 (63.64%) VMware
3 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
4 12 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 12 (27.27%) F5
5 10 (22.73%) Avaya
6 9 (20.45%) Dell
6 9 (20.45%) Juniper
6 9 (20.45%) Veeam
7 8 (18.18%) Intel Security
8 7 (15.91%) Nortel
9 5 (11.36%) CA
9 5 (11.36%) Citrix
9 5 (11.36%) Clearswift
9 5 (11.36%) LogRhythm
9 5 (11.36%) ServiceNow
10 4 (9.09%) Apple
10 4 (9.09%) HP
10 4 (9.09%) SolarWinds
11 3 (6.82%) Aruba
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Car Allowance/Car, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brecon, Powys
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday