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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
UK / Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 64 53
Rank change year-on-year -3 -11  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 22 38 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.20% 2.95% 4.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.46% 11.73% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 57
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £26,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,150 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  

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 260 324 452
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 25.95% 25.16% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 209 280 382
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,081 £52,400 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +2 21 £37,500 +38.88%
Mid Wales - 1 - -
CCNA
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (65.31%) Firewall
3 31 (63.27%) Windows
3 31 (63.27%) Cisco
4 26 (53.06%) VMware
5 20 (40.82%) CCNP
5 20 (40.82%) Windows Server
6 17 (34.69%) Active Directory
6 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
6 17 (34.69%) ITIL
7 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (32.65%) Hyper-V
8 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (30.61%) Wireless
8 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (30.61%) MCSE
9 14 (28.57%) Dell
9 14 (28.57%) SAN
9 14 (28.57%) Office 365
10 13 (26.53%) WAN
11 12 (24.49%) LAN
11 12 (24.49%) CheckPoint
11 12 (24.49%) Load Balancing
12 11 (22.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (20.41%) SLA
13 10 (20.41%) Veeam
13 10 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (20.41%) F5
14 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (18.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

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 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) Office 365
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 32 (65.31%) Firewall
2 15 (30.61%) Wireless
3 14 (28.57%) SAN
4 13 (26.53%) WAN
5 12 (24.49%) LAN
6 9 (18.37%) VPN
7 8 (16.33%) BGP
8 6 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (12.24%) DNS
8 6 (12.24%) EIGRP
8 6 (12.24%) HSRP
8 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
9 5 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (10.20%) DHCP
9 5 (10.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (10.20%) Junos
10 4 (8.16%) OSPF
10 4 (8.16%) VRRP
11 3 (6.12%) ADSL
11 3 (6.12%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Brand Awareness
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (32.65%) Network Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Technical Support
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Support Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Technical Support
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Network Support
7 4 (8.16%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) ADSI
2 1 (2.04%) CGI
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 20 (40.82%) Windows Server
3 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.24%) Linux
6 4 (8.16%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.08%) Unix
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) ITIL
2 12 (24.49%) Load Balancing
3 8 (16.33%) Migration
4 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.20%) Open Source
6 4 (8.16%) High Availability
6 4 (8.16%) Project Management
7 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.08%) Network Design
8 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.04%) BCP
9 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.04%) Change Management
9 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.04%) Network Planning
9 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (40.82%) CCNP
3 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (30.61%) MCSE
5 11 (22.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (10.20%) CCA
6 5 (10.20%) CCSA
6 5 (10.20%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (10.20%) JNCIA
6 5 (10.20%) JNCIS
7 3 (6.12%) Degree
7 3 (6.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.08%) MCSA
8 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (34.69%) Active Directory
2 16 (32.65%) Hyper-V
3 10 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.08%) vSphere
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.04%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.04%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.04%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) Cisco
2 26 (53.06%) VMware
3 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
4 14 (28.57%) Dell
5 12 (24.49%) CheckPoint
6 10 (20.41%) F5
6 10 (20.41%) Veeam
7 8 (16.33%) Juniper
8 6 (12.24%) Avaya
8 6 (12.24%) McAfee
8 6 (12.24%) Nortel
9 5 (10.20%) CA
9 5 (10.20%) Clearswift
9 5 (10.20%) LogRhythm
9 5 (10.20%) ServiceNow
10 4 (8.16%) Apple
11 3 (6.12%) HP
12 2 (4.08%) Citrix
12 2 (4.08%) Fortinet
12 2 (4.08%) Red Hat