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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 162 156 176
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 94 91 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.28% 1.36% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.46% 5.84% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 75 83 68
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 £25,000 £24,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
1723 1557 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.53% 23.24% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1362 1311 1574
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
Manchester -30 59 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Cheshire 0 16 £57,500 +53.33% 7
Merseyside +13 5 £35,500 +29.09% 1
Cumbria +5 4 £42,500 -
Lancashire -4 1 £30,000 +22.44% 1
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 166 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (63.25%) Cisco
3 81 (48.80%) Windows
3 81 (48.80%) VMware
4 79 (47.59%) Microsoft
5 76 (45.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 64 (38.55%) Citrix
7 62 (37.35%) ITIL
8 61 (36.75%) Firewall
9 57 (34.34%) MCSE
10 55 (33.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 50 (30.12%) SAN
12 49 (29.52%) CCNP
13 48 (28.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 43 (25.90%) Active Directory
15 42 (25.30%) WAN
15 42 (25.30%) LAN
15 42 (25.30%) Hyper-V
16 35 (21.08%) MS Exchange
17 33 (19.88%) MS Excel
17 33 (19.88%) MCITP
18 32 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
18 32 (19.28%) MCSA
19 30 (18.07%) MCP
20 29 (17.47%) Juniper
21 27 (16.27%) Windows Server 2003
22 25 (15.06%) SQL
22 25 (15.06%) Windows Server 2012
23 24 (14.46%) CCA
23 24 (14.46%) Citrix Certification

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 35 (21.08%) MS Exchange
2 17 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (10.24%) IIS
3 13 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (5.42%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.41%) TPMS
7 3 (1.81%) CMS
8 2 (1.20%) Lync
8 2 (1.20%) nginx
8 2 (1.20%) Apache
8 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.20%) Site Server
9 1 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (19.88%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (36.75%) Firewall
2 50 (30.12%) SAN
3 42 (25.30%) WAN
3 42 (25.30%) LAN
4 19 (11.45%) DNS
5 18 (10.84%) VPN
5 18 (10.84%) Wireless
6 17 (10.24%) iSCSI
7 16 (9.64%) DHCP
8 15 (9.04%) NAS
9 14 (8.43%) Network Security
9 14 (8.43%) VLAN
9 14 (8.43%) MPLS
10 13 (7.83%) OSPF
10 13 (7.83%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (7.23%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (6.02%) BGP
12 10 (6.02%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (5.42%) TCP/IP
14 8 (4.82%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.20%) MySQL
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 22 (13.25%) Finance
2 12 (7.23%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.41%) Banking
3 4 (2.41%) Back Office
3 4 (2.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.60%) Marketing
4 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (24.10%) Network Engineer
2 22 (13.25%) Support Engineer
3 18 (10.84%) Analyst
3 18 (10.84%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (8.43%) Infrastructure Manager
5 13 (7.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.23%) Service Analyst
7 10 (6.02%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (5.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (4.82%) Security Engineer
10 7 (4.22%) Network Manager
11 6 (3.61%) IT Support
11 6 (3.61%) Technical Manager
11 6 (3.61%) Consultant
12 5 (3.01%) Field Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) Cisco Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) Storage Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) IP Engineer
13 4 (2.41%) Security Manager
13 4 (2.41%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.60%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.02%) Replication
3 6 (3.61%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (3.61%) Tandem
3 6 (3.61%) iPhone
3 6 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.41%) CMDB
4 4 (2.41%) GIS
5 2 (1.20%) Clustering
6 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.60%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 81 (48.80%) Windows
2 32 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (16.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (15.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (12.05%) Linux
6 15 (9.04%) Windows XP
7 9 (5.42%) AIX
7 9 (5.42%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.61%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.01%) zOS
9 5 (3.01%) MVS
9 5 (3.01%) Windows NT
9 5 (3.01%) UNIX
9 5 (3.01%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.60%) Android
10 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (37.35%) ITIL
2 21 (12.65%) Project Management
3 17 (10.24%) Problem Management
4 14 (8.43%) Service Management
4 14 (8.43%) Change Management
5 13 (7.83%) Information Security
5 13 (7.83%) Incident Management
5 13 (7.83%) Mentoring
6 12 (7.23%) Migration
7 11 (6.63%) SIEM
7 11 (6.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (6.02%) Capacity Management
8 10 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (5.42%) Business Continuity
9 9 (5.42%) Configuration Management
9 9 (5.42%) PRINCE2
9 9 (5.42%) Network Management
10 8 (4.82%) Change Control
11 7 (4.22%) Cyber Security
12 6 (3.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.06%) SQL
2 5 (3.01%) C
3 4 (2.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 166 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (45.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (34.34%) MCSE
4 49 (29.52%) CCNP
5 48 (28.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 33 (19.88%) MCITP
7 32 (19.28%) MCSA
8 30 (18.07%) MCP
9 24 (14.46%) CCA
9 24 (14.46%) Citrix Certification
10 23 (13.86%) MCTS
11 15 (9.04%) A+ Certification
12 14 (8.43%) Degree
13 12 (7.23%) CISSP
14 10 (6.02%) VCAP
15 9 (5.42%) Security Cleared
15 9 (5.42%) Microsoft Certified Architect
16 8 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (4.82%) SC Cleared
17 5 (3.01%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.45%) SLA
2 3 (1.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (33.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (25.90%) Active Directory
3 42 (25.30%) Hyper-V
4 18 (10.84%) vSphere
5 13 (7.83%) XenApp
5 13 (7.83%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.01%) NFS
8 4 (2.41%) XenServer
8 4 (2.41%) Firmware
9 3 (1.81%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.81%) Xen
10 2 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.20%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.60%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (7.83%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.42%) SCCM
2 9 (5.42%) SCOM
3 5 (3.01%) Tivoli
3 5 (3.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.60%) Nagios
4 1 (0.60%) Cacti
Vendors
1 105 (63.25%) Cisco
2 81 (48.80%) VMware
3 79 (47.59%) Microsoft
4 64 (38.55%) Citrix
5 29 (17.47%) Juniper
6 21 (12.65%) HP
7 18 (10.84%) CheckPoint
8 16 (9.64%) NetApp
9 11 (6.63%) McAfee
9 11 (6.63%) Symantec
9 11 (6.63%) ArcSight
10 10 (6.02%) Sophos
11 6 (3.61%) Aruba
12 5 (3.01%) Riverbed
12 5 (3.01%) Fortinet
13 4 (2.41%) Blue Coat
13 4 (2.41%) BT
14 3 (1.81%) Red Hat
14 3 (1.81%) EMC
14 3 (1.81%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33150 - £40950 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
No Risk Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Out of hours + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Carnforth
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago