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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 146 178 172
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -6
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 92 70 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.44% 1.00% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.02% 4.44% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 80 65 73
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £22,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1529 1576 1749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.86% 22.60% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1205 1465
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Cheshire +15 38 £23,000 -29.23% 5
Manchester +4 30 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Merseyside - 9 £50,000 - 3
Lancashire -15 8 £32,500 +10.77%
Cumbria - 6 £16,000 - 1
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 255 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 187 (73.33%) Cisco
3 110 (43.14%) Firewall
4 108 (42.35%) Windows
5 103 (40.39%) CCNP
6 94 (36.86%) Microsoft
7 90 (35.29%) ITIL
8 88 (34.51%) WAN
9 85 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 85 (33.33%) VMware
10 80 (31.37%) LAN
11 73 (28.63%) MCSE
12 68 (26.67%) Active Directory
13 65 (25.49%) DNS
14 64 (25.10%) Windows Server 2008
15 60 (23.53%) DHCP
16 58 (22.75%) VMware Infrastructure
17 57 (22.35%) MS Exchange
18 54 (21.18%) Exchange Server 2010
18 54 (21.18%) Windows Server 2012
19 52 (20.39%) Data Centre
20 50 (19.61%) Juniper
21 49 (19.22%) MPLS
22 48 (18.82%) SLA
22 48 (18.82%) Exchange Server 2013
22 48 (18.82%) Windows 7
23 44 (17.25%) HP
23 44 (17.25%) VPN
24 42 (16.47%) MCITP
25 40 (15.69%) MS Excel

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 57 (22.35%) MS Exchange
2 54 (21.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (18.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (9.02%) SharePoint
5 18 (7.06%) Lync
6 13 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (3.92%) IIS
7 10 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (2.75%) nginx
9 6 (2.35%) Apache
10 4 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.39%) WordPress
11 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 30 (11.76%) MS Office
3 6 (2.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.35%) Magento
2 5 (1.96%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.02%) Office 365
2 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.78%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 110 (43.14%) Firewall
2 88 (34.51%) WAN
3 80 (31.37%) LAN
4 65 (25.49%) DNS
5 60 (23.53%) DHCP
6 49 (19.22%) MPLS
7 44 (17.25%) VPN
8 40 (15.69%) SAN
8 40 (15.69%) BGP
9 39 (15.29%) TCP/IP
9 39 (15.29%) Network Security
10 38 (14.90%) VoIP
11 23 (9.02%) VLAN
11 23 (9.02%) Wireless
12 15 (5.88%) SSL
12 15 (5.88%) Internet
13 14 (5.49%) OSPF
13 14 (5.49%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (5.10%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (5.10%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (2.75%) MySQL
3 5 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (2.75%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.39%) WinDbg
General
1 36 (14.12%) Finance
2 31 (12.16%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.75%) Legal
4 5 (1.96%) Retail
5 3 (1.18%) Advertising
6 2 (0.78%) Games
6 2 (0.78%) Banking
6 2 (0.78%) Billing
6 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 91 (35.69%) Network Engineer
2 32 (12.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (12.16%) Cisco Engineer
4 28 (10.98%) Analyst
5 25 (9.80%) Network Security Engineer
5 25 (9.80%) Security Engineer
6 24 (9.41%) Support Engineer
7 18 (7.06%) Administrator
8 17 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 14 (5.49%) Senior Network Engineer
9 14 (5.49%) Consultant
10 13 (5.10%) IT Manager
11 11 (4.31%) Architect
11 11 (4.31%) Service Analyst
12 10 (3.92%) Senior Security Engineer
12 10 (3.92%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 10 (3.92%) IT Support
13 9 (3.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 8 (3.14%) IP Engineer
14 8 (3.14%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.35%) LAMP
2 5 (1.96%) COM
3 4 (1.57%) JSP
4 1 (0.39%) ODBC
4 1 (0.39%) WSDL
4 1 (0.39%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.39%) OLE DB
4 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.39%) .NET
4 1 (0.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (20.39%) Data Centre
2 19 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (3.14%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.75%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.35%) RMADS
7 5 (1.96%) Replication
7 5 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.57%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (1.18%) FlexPod
9 3 (1.18%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.18%) Life Science
10 2 (0.78%) PKI
10 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.39%) Tandem
11 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.39%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 108 (42.35%) Windows
2 64 (25.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (21.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (18.82%) Windows 7
5 21 (8.24%) Windows 8
6 20 (7.84%) Linux
7 18 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (5.49%) Windows XP
9 10 (3.92%) UNIX
10 8 (3.14%) CentOS
11 5 (1.96%) Solaris
12 3 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.18%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.78%) AIX
13 2 (0.78%) NetWare
14 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (35.29%) ITIL
2 28 (10.98%) Project Management
3 25 (9.80%) Network Design
3 25 (9.80%) Mentoring
4 20 (7.84%) Network Monitoring
4 20 (7.84%) PRINCE2
5 18 (7.06%) Change Management
6 11 (4.31%) Cash Management
6 11 (4.31%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (3.92%) Operations Management
7 10 (3.92%) Information Security
8 9 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (3.53%) DDoS Mitigation
9 8 (3.14%) Cyber Security
9 8 (3.14%) Time Management
9 8 (3.14%) Open Source
9 8 (3.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (3.14%) Migration
10 7 (2.75%) Service Delivery
10 7 (2.75%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.33%) SQL
2 23 (9.02%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.75%) C
4 6 (2.35%) PHP
4 6 (2.35%) VB
5 3 (1.18%) VBScript
6 1 (0.39%) Java
6 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 255 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 103 (40.39%) CCNP
3 85 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 73 (28.63%) MCSE
5 42 (16.47%) MCITP
6 36 (14.12%) MCSA
7 34 (13.33%) MCTS
8 31 (12.16%) MCP
9 29 (11.37%) Degree
10 25 (9.80%) CISSP
11 24 (9.41%) CCIE
12 22 (8.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 19 (7.45%) Security Cleared
14 18 (7.06%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (6.27%) Citrix Certification
16 15 (5.88%) JNCIA
17 14 (5.49%) CCENT
18 13 (5.10%) NCDA
18 13 (5.10%) SC Cleared
19 11 (4.31%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (18.82%) SLA
2 12 (4.71%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.35%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.57%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 68 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 58 (22.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 19 (7.45%) vSphere
5 15 (5.88%) XenDesktop
6 12 (4.71%) XenApp
7 5 (1.96%) XenServer
7 5 (1.96%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.57%) Xen
8 4 (1.57%) NFS
8 4 (1.57%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.39%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (3.14%) SCCM
2 7 (2.75%) SCOM
3 5 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.57%) WSUS
5 3 (1.18%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.78%) MOM
6 2 (0.78%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.39%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.39%) HP NNM
7 1 (0.39%) SnapMirror
7 1 (0.39%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 187 (73.33%) Cisco
2 94 (36.86%) Microsoft
3 85 (33.33%) VMware
4 50 (19.61%) Juniper
5 44 (17.25%) HP
6 30 (11.76%) Citrix
7 25 (9.80%) Dell
8 24 (9.41%) IBM
9 23 (9.02%) CheckPoint
10 20 (7.84%) NetApp
11 12 (4.71%) Fortinet
12 11 (4.31%) EMC
13 10 (3.92%) Blue Coat
14 8 (3.14%) F5
15 7 (2.75%) Riverbed
15 7 (2.75%) BT
15 7 (2.75%) Oracle
15 7 (2.75%) Avaya
16 6 (2.35%) Rackspace
16 6 (2.35%) Veeam
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Salary: £55000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: competitive
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