The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 124 153 185
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +32
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 124 87 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.04% 1.29% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.82% 5.65% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 113 73 57
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £23,000 £20,060
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
CCNA
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1585 1539 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.01% 22.78% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1178 1438
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £52,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CCNA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CCNA Salary Trend in the North West

CCNA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNA across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

CCNA Salary Histogram in the North West

CCNA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Manchester +37 65 £47,500 +48.43% 12
Cheshire +20 41 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Lancashire -18 9 £32,500 +12.38% 3
Merseyside +17 8 £50,000 -28.57% 1
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 228 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 162 (71.05%) Cisco
3 107 (46.93%) Firewall
4 100 (43.86%) CCNP
5 99 (43.42%) Windows
6 87 (38.16%) WAN
6 87 (38.16%) Microsoft
7 81 (35.53%) VMware
8 80 (35.09%) ITIL
9 79 (34.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 74 (32.46%) LAN
11 66 (28.95%) Active Directory
12 65 (28.51%) MCSE
13 57 (25.00%) DNS
14 55 (24.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 54 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
15 54 (23.68%) DHCP
16 53 (23.25%) MS Exchange
17 49 (21.49%) Windows Server 2012
18 48 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
19 45 (19.74%) SLA
20 44 (19.30%) MPLS
21 43 (18.86%) Windows 7
22 41 (17.98%) Network Security
22 41 (17.98%) BGP
22 41 (17.98%) HP
22 41 (17.98%) Juniper
23 40 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2013
24 39 (17.11%) VPN
25 38 (16.67%) VoIP

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 53 (23.25%) MS Exchange
2 48 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 19 (8.33%) Lync
6 12 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (5.26%) IIS
7 9 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.75%) nginx
10 4 (1.75%) Apache
11 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (14.47%) MS Excel
2 27 (11.84%) MS Office
3 6 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Sage 50
2 4 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.21%) Office 365
2 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 107 (46.93%) Firewall
2 87 (38.16%) WAN
3 74 (32.46%) LAN
4 57 (25.00%) DNS
5 54 (23.68%) DHCP
6 44 (19.30%) MPLS
7 41 (17.98%) Network Security
7 41 (17.98%) BGP
8 39 (17.11%) VPN
9 38 (16.67%) VoIP
9 38 (16.67%) SAN
10 32 (14.04%) TCP/IP
11 24 (10.53%) VLAN
12 20 (8.77%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (7.46%) Wireless
14 16 (7.02%) SSL
15 15 (6.58%) PBX
16 13 (5.70%) OSPF
16 13 (5.70%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (4.82%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.19%) MySQL
3 5 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.44%) MS Access
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.44%) WinDbg
General
1 32 (14.04%) Finance
2 21 (9.21%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.07%) Legal
4 5 (2.19%) Retail
5 2 (0.88%) Games
5 2 (0.88%) Back Office
5 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.88%) Banking
5 2 (0.88%) Billing
6 1 (0.44%) Local Government
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (35.53%) Network Engineer
2 27 (11.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 24 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (10.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 23 (10.09%) Security Engineer
5 22 (9.65%) Support Engineer
6 21 (9.21%) Analyst
7 15 (6.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 14 (6.14%) Consultant
9 13 (5.70%) IT Manager
9 13 (5.70%) Senior Network Engineer
10 10 (4.39%) Architect
11 9 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (3.95%) Administrator
11 9 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 8 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (3.51%) Senior Security Engineer
12 8 (3.51%) Senior Network Security Engineer
13 7 (3.07%) Network Consultant
13 7 (3.07%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.75%) LAMP
2 3 (1.32%) COM
3 2 (0.88%) JSP
4 1 (0.44%) .NET
4 1 (0.44%) J2EE
4 1 (0.44%) ODBC
4 1 (0.44%) WSDL
4 1 (0.44%) OLE DB
4 1 (0.44%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (2.63%) Open Source
3 6 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.19%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.19%) Replication
4 5 (2.19%) Life Science
5 4 (1.75%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (1.75%) RMADS
6 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.32%) PKI
6 3 (1.32%) FlexPod
6 3 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.44%) Tandem
7 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 99 (43.42%) Windows
2 55 (24.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (21.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (18.86%) Windows 7
5 24 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 20 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (8.33%) Linux
8 10 (4.39%) Windows XP
9 8 (3.51%) UNIX
10 6 (2.63%) CentOS
11 5 (2.19%) Solaris
12 3 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.88%) AIX
14 1 (0.44%) NetWare
14 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (35.09%) ITIL
2 28 (12.28%) Mentoring
3 24 (10.53%) Network Design
4 18 (7.89%) Change Management
5 17 (7.46%) Project Management
6 16 (7.02%) Network Monitoring
7 15 (6.58%) PRINCE2
8 13 (5.70%) Mobile Device Management
9 11 (4.82%) Cash Management
10 10 (4.39%) Operations Management
11 9 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (3.95%) Information Security
11 9 (3.95%) DDoS Mitigation
12 8 (3.51%) Cyber Security
12 8 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (3.07%) Infrastructure Management
14 6 (2.63%) Coaching
14 6 (2.63%) ITIL V2
14 6 (2.63%) Network Management
14 6 (2.63%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 36 (15.79%) SQL
2 26 (11.40%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.63%) C
4 5 (2.19%) VB
5 4 (1.75%) PHP
6 2 (0.88%) VBScript
7 1 (0.44%) Java
7 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 228 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (43.86%) CCNP
3 79 (34.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 65 (28.51%) MCSE
5 36 (15.79%) MCITP
6 30 (13.16%) MCSA
7 28 (12.28%) Degree
7 28 (12.28%) MCTS
8 25 (10.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (10.96%) MCP
8 25 (10.96%) CISSP
9 18 (7.89%) CCIE
10 15 (6.58%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (6.58%) NCDA
10 15 (6.58%) JNCIA
11 14 (6.14%) Citrix Certification
12 12 (5.26%) A+ Certification
13 11 (4.82%) CCA
13 11 (4.82%) Security Cleared
14 9 (3.95%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (19.74%) SLA
2 12 (5.26%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.63%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (0.88%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 66 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 54 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (11.84%) Hyper-V
4 23 (10.09%) vSphere
5 17 (7.46%) XenDesktop
6 12 (5.26%) XenApp
7 6 (2.63%) Xen
7 6 (2.63%) NFS
8 5 (2.19%) XenServer
9 4 (1.75%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (3.51%) SCCM
1 8 (3.51%) SCOM
2 5 (2.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (2.19%) WSUS
3 4 (1.75%) SCOrch
3 4 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.88%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.44%) MOM
6 1 (0.44%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.44%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 162 (71.05%) Cisco
2 87 (38.16%) Microsoft
3 81 (35.53%) VMware
4 41 (17.98%) HP
4 41 (17.98%) Juniper
5 29 (12.72%) Citrix
6 24 (10.53%) IBM
7 23 (10.09%) Dell
7 23 (10.09%) NetApp
8 20 (8.77%) CheckPoint
9 14 (6.14%) Fortinet
10 7 (3.07%) Oracle
10 7 (3.07%) Avaya
10 7 (3.07%) EMC
10 7 (3.07%) Blue Coat
11 6 (2.63%) Rackspace
11 6 (2.63%) Veeam
12 5 (2.19%) McAfee
12 5 (2.19%) Sage
12 5 (2.19%) CA
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