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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 112 157 181
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +24
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 155 97 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.36% 1.36% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.70% 5.72% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 138 80 71
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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
1781 1695 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 27.14% 23.74% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1325 1508
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £50,000 £52,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +34 84 £40,000 +39.13% 11
Cheshire +29 46 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Lancashire +3 14 £35,250 +20.14%
Merseyside +24 11 £37,500 -46.42% 1
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 243 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 171 (70.37%) Cisco
3 119 (48.97%) Firewall
4 100 (41.15%) CCNP
5 99 (40.74%) WAN
6 97 (39.92%) Windows
7 88 (36.21%) Microsoft
8 80 (32.92%) VMware
9 73 (30.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 73 (30.04%) ITIL
9 73 (30.04%) LAN
10 65 (26.75%) Active Directory
11 61 (25.10%) MS Exchange
12 60 (24.69%) MCSE
13 53 (21.81%) VMware Infrastructure
14 52 (21.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 52 (21.40%) Juniper
15 50 (20.58%) DNS
16 49 (20.16%) SLA
16 49 (20.16%) BGP
17 48 (19.75%) MPLS
17 48 (19.75%) DHCP
18 45 (18.52%) TCP/IP
18 45 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
19 44 (18.11%) Network Security
20 42 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2010
20 42 (17.28%) HP
21 39 (16.05%) VPN
21 39 (16.05%) Windows 7
22 38 (15.64%) Finance

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 61 (25.10%) MS Exchange
2 42 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (9.05%) SharePoint
5 15 (6.17%) Lync
6 13 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (4.53%) IIS
8 10 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.23%) Apache
11 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.41%) SAS
11 1 (0.41%) WordPress
11 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 30 (12.35%) MS Office
3 6 (2.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.41%) Office 365
2 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 119 (48.97%) Firewall
2 99 (40.74%) WAN
3 73 (30.04%) LAN
4 50 (20.58%) DNS
5 49 (20.16%) BGP
6 48 (19.75%) MPLS
6 48 (19.75%) DHCP
7 45 (18.52%) TCP/IP
8 44 (18.11%) Network Security
9 39 (16.05%) VPN
10 36 (14.81%) VoIP
11 35 (14.40%) SAN
12 22 (9.05%) OSPF
13 21 (8.64%) VLAN
13 21 (8.64%) Wireless
14 20 (8.23%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (6.58%) PBX
16 14 (5.76%) ISDN
16 14 (5.76%) SSL
17 13 (5.35%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.41%) MySQL
5 1 (0.41%) MS Access
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.41%) WinDbg
General
1 38 (15.64%) Finance
2 21 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.12%) Retail
4 6 (2.47%) Games
5 4 (1.65%) Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Billing
6 2 (0.82%) Legal
6 2 (0.82%) Advertising
6 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.82%) Back Office
7 1 (0.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 92 (37.86%) Network Engineer
2 27 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 27 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 26 (10.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (10.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 25 (10.29%) Security Engineer
5 18 (7.41%) Analyst
6 15 (6.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 13 (5.35%) Senior Network Engineer
8 12 (4.94%) Consultant
8 12 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (4.53%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (4.12%) IT Manager
10 10 (4.12%) Network Support
11 9 (3.70%) Network Manager
12 8 (3.29%) Architect
12 8 (3.29%) VoIP Engineer
13 7 (2.88%) Cisco Consultant
13 7 (2.88%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.82%) JSP
2 1 (0.41%) ODBC
2 1 (0.41%) WSDL
2 1 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.41%) OLE DB
2 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.41%) .NET
2 1 (0.41%) J2EE
2 1 (0.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.88%) Life Science
4 6 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (2.47%) Open Source
5 5 (2.06%) Replication
6 4 (1.65%) RMADS
6 4 (1.65%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (1.23%) PKI
7 3 (1.23%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.82%) Tandem
9 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.41%) GIS
9 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 97 (39.92%) Windows
2 52 (21.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (16.05%) Windows 7
5 33 (13.58%) Linux
6 24 (9.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (8.23%) Windows 8
8 14 (5.76%) UNIX
9 11 (4.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (4.12%) Windows XP
11 8 (3.29%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.88%) Solaris
13 2 (0.82%) AIX
13 2 (0.82%) HPUX
13 2 (0.82%) Debian
13 2 (0.82%) CentOS
14 1 (0.41%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (30.04%) ITIL
2 30 (12.35%) Project Management
2 30 (12.35%) Mentoring
3 25 (10.29%) Change Management
4 23 (9.47%) Network Design
5 19 (7.82%) PRINCE2
6 14 (5.76%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (5.35%) Information Security
8 12 (4.94%) Cyber Security
9 11 (4.53%) Network Management
10 10 (4.12%) Mobile Device Management
10 10 (4.12%) Operations Management
10 10 (4.12%) Cash Management
11 8 (3.29%) Migration
12 7 (2.88%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (2.88%) Infrastructure Management
13 6 (2.47%) Coaching
13 6 (2.47%) ITIL V2
13 6 (2.47%) Service Delivery
13 6 (2.47%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (15.23%) SQL
2 25 (10.29%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.88%) C
4 5 (2.06%) VB
5 2 (0.82%) PHP
6 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.41%) Java
6 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 243 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (41.15%) CCNP
3 73 (30.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 60 (24.69%) MCSE
5 32 (13.17%) MCITP
6 29 (11.93%) Degree
6 29 (11.93%) CISSP
7 28 (11.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (11.11%) MCTS
8 27 (11.11%) MCSA
8 27 (11.11%) MCP
9 19 (7.82%) JNCIA
10 15 (6.17%) NCDA
11 14 (5.76%) A+ Certification
11 14 (5.76%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (5.76%) Citrix Certification
12 13 (5.35%) CCA
12 13 (5.35%) CCIE
12 13 (5.35%) Security Cleared
13 11 (4.53%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (20.16%) SLA
2 11 (4.53%) ISO 9001
3 7 (2.88%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (0.82%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 65 (26.75%) Active Directory
2 53 (21.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (10.29%) Hyper-V
4 20 (8.23%) vSphere
5 14 (5.76%) XenDesktop
6 10 (4.12%) XenApp
7 7 (2.88%) NFS
7 7 (2.88%) Xen
8 5 (2.06%) XenServer
9 3 (1.23%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (2.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (2.06%) SCCM
1 5 (2.06%) SCOM
2 4 (1.65%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (1.65%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.82%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.82%) WSUS
4 1 (0.41%) MOM
4 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.41%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 171 (70.37%) Cisco
2 88 (36.21%) Microsoft
3 80 (32.92%) VMware
4 52 (21.40%) Juniper
5 42 (17.28%) HP
6 28 (11.52%) Citrix
7 24 (9.88%) Dell
8 21 (8.64%) NetApp
8 21 (8.64%) CheckPoint
9 19 (7.82%) IBM
10 14 (5.76%) Fortinet
11 13 (5.35%) Red Hat
12 8 (3.29%) Blue Coat
13 7 (2.88%) Oracle
14 5 (2.06%) EMC
14 5 (2.06%) CA
14 5 (2.06%) Avaya
14 5 (2.06%) Sage
14 5 (2.06%) McAfee
14 5 (2.06%) Veeam
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + £6K per year car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Negotiable + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: To £50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Corporate benefiits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London or Manchester
JISC
Salary: £29,890-£34,136 or £35,846-£40,687 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
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Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
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Greater Manchester
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