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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 62 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 1 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.20% 1.55% 3.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.39% 8.79% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 18
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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
72 91 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.46% 17.60% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 64 84 141
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £23,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -5 1 £32,500 +32.65%
CCNA
North West

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
3 14 (77.78%) Firewall
3 14 (77.78%) Citrix
3 14 (77.78%) SAN
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 10 (55.56%) Windows
5 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
6 8 (44.44%) WAN
7 7 (38.89%) CCNP
7 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
7 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (38.89%) Project Management
7 7 (38.89%) iPhone
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (33.33%) VPN
9 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (22.22%) XenApp
10 4 (22.22%) LAN
10 4 (22.22%) MCSE
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (16.67%) vSphere
11 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (16.67%) A+ Certification
11 3 (16.67%) CCIE
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 3 (16.67%) NetApp
11 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) SAN
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) WAN
3 6 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 3 (16.67%) TETRA
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) IT Support
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Support
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) iPhone
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) AIX
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (22.22%) MCSE
4 3 (16.67%) MCSA
4 3 (16.67%) CCIE
4 3 (16.67%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) XenApp
4 3 (16.67%) XenServer
4 3 (16.67%) vSphere
4 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (5.56%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
3 14 (77.78%) Citrix
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) NetApp
6 2 (11.11%) Juniper
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Intel
7 1 (5.56%) IBM
7 1 (5.56%) Mitel
7 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
7 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds