The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank - 61 40
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 0 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.88% 4.41%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.21% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 23
Average salary - £24,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.61%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
CCNA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
74 96 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.35% 16.99% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 62 85 146
Average salary £42,500 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.81% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,375 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNA across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

CCNA
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

CCNA Salary Trend in Lancashire

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing CCNA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCNA.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 12 (80.00%) Citrix
2 12 (80.00%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) Project Management
5 7 (46.67%) iPhone
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (33.33%) CCNP
7 5 (33.33%) WAN
7 5 (33.33%) VPN
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (20.00%) Change Management
8 3 (20.00%) NetApp
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (20.00%) A+ Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Wireless
8 3 (20.00%) Migration
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (20.00%) LAN
8 3 (20.00%) AIX
8 3 (20.00%) Linux
8 3 (20.00%) MCSE

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing CCNA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) SAN
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless
3 3 (20.00%) TETRA
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) IT Support
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) AIX
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (20.00%) A+ Certification
3 3 (20.00%) MCSE
3 3 (20.00%) MCSA
4 2 (13.33%) CCIE
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
2 3 (20.00%) XenServer
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) Citrix
2 12 (80.00%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) NetApp