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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 155 123 209
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +86
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 96 125 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.38% 1.93% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.44% 7.88% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 78 113 39
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1766 1587 1898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.39% 24.46% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1292 1587
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -40 53 £35,000 +18.64% 18
Lancashire +12 17 £31,500 -19.23% 1
Cheshire -10 17 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Merseyside +7 5 £40,500 +17.39% 1
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 195 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 127 (65.13%) Cisco
3 94 (48.21%) Firewall
4 87 (44.62%) CCNP
5 75 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 70 (35.90%) Windows
7 69 (35.38%) WAN
8 68 (34.87%) VMware
9 55 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 54 (27.69%) ITIL
11 53 (27.18%) LAN
12 48 (24.62%) Active Directory
13 46 (23.59%) MCSE
13 46 (23.59%) MS Exchange
14 45 (23.08%) Juniper
15 44 (22.56%) Citrix
15 44 (22.56%) VMware Infrastructure
16 41 (21.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 36 (18.46%) DNS
18 34 (17.44%) DHCP
18 34 (17.44%) Linux
18 34 (17.44%) MPLS
19 33 (16.92%) SAN
20 31 (15.90%) TCP/IP
20 31 (15.90%) VPN
21 30 (15.38%) HP
21 30 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
22 29 (14.87%) Hyper-V
22 29 (14.87%) Windows Server 2012
22 29 (14.87%) SQL

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 46 (23.59%) MS Exchange
2 21 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.21%) SharePoint
4 15 (7.69%) IIS
5 10 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (3.08%) Lync
8 5 (2.56%) Apache
9 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.03%) nginx
9 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.03%) CMS
9 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.51%) SAS
10 1 (0.51%) Site Server
10 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.51%) TPMS
10 1 (0.51%) Moodle
Applications
1 25 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.31%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.54%) Office 365
1 3 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 94 (48.21%) Firewall
2 69 (35.38%) WAN
3 53 (27.18%) LAN
4 36 (18.46%) DNS
5 34 (17.44%) DHCP
5 34 (17.44%) MPLS
6 33 (16.92%) SAN
7 31 (15.90%) TCP/IP
7 31 (15.90%) VPN
8 27 (13.85%) BGP
9 24 (12.31%) OSPF
10 23 (11.79%) Wireless
10 23 (11.79%) Network Security
11 21 (10.77%) VLAN
12 19 (9.74%) VoIP
13 16 (8.21%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (7.69%) ISDN
15 14 (7.18%) RIP
16 13 (6.67%) IP Telephony
16 13 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (11.28%) Finance
2 16 (8.21%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.56%) Games
3 5 (2.56%) Retail
4 4 (2.05%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.03%) Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Billing
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (39.49%) Network Engineer
2 30 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 18 (9.23%) 3rd Line Support
4 15 (7.69%) Network Manager
5 14 (7.18%) Security Engineer
5 14 (7.18%) Cisco Engineer
6 12 (6.15%) Analyst
7 11 (5.64%) Network Security Engineer
7 11 (5.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (5.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (5.13%) Network Support
9 9 (4.62%) Consultant
9 9 (4.62%) VoIP Engineer
9 9 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (4.10%) Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (4.10%) Network Support Engineer
10 8 (4.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 7 (3.59%) Senior VoIP Engineer
11 7 (3.59%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.51%) HTML
1 1 (0.51%) CSS
1 1 (0.51%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.59%) Life Science
4 5 (2.56%) Replication
4 5 (2.56%) GIS
4 5 (2.56%) Tandem
5 4 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.05%) PKI
6 3 (1.54%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.54%) RMADS
6 3 (1.54%) Open Source
7 2 (1.03%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.03%) Clustering
8 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.51%) VLE
8 1 (0.51%) CMDB
8 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.51%) iPhone
8 1 (0.51%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 70 (35.90%) Windows
2 34 (17.44%) Linux
3 30 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (14.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 11 (5.64%) UNIX
8 9 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (4.10%) Windows 8
9 8 (4.10%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.54%) Solaris
10 3 (1.54%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.03%) Debian
11 2 (1.03%) HPUX
12 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.69%) ITIL
2 25 (12.82%) Project Management
3 22 (11.28%) Mentoring
4 20 (10.26%) Information Security
5 18 (9.23%) Change Management
6 13 (6.67%) Cyber Security
7 12 (6.15%) Network Management
8 11 (5.64%) PRINCE2
8 11 (5.64%) Service Management
8 11 (5.64%) SIEM
9 10 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (4.10%) Problem Management
10 8 (4.10%) Change Control
10 8 (4.10%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (3.59%) Incident Management
11 7 (3.59%) Network Design
11 7 (3.59%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (3.08%) Capacity Management
13 5 (2.56%) B2B
13 5 (2.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.87%) SQL
2 11 (5.64%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.10%) C
4 2 (1.03%) Java
4 2 (1.03%) PHP
5 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 195 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (44.62%) CCNP
3 55 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (23.59%) MCSE
5 41 (21.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 25 (12.82%) MCITP
7 24 (12.31%) MCSA
8 22 (11.28%) CISSP
9 19 (9.74%) MCP
10 18 (9.23%) A+ Certification
11 17 (8.72%) CCA
11 17 (8.72%) Citrix Certification
11 17 (8.72%) Security Cleared
12 15 (7.69%) MCTS
13 13 (6.67%) Degree
14 11 (5.64%) SC Cleared
15 10 (5.13%) LPIC
16 9 (4.62%) CCDP
17 8 (4.10%) VCAP
17 8 (4.10%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.33%) SLA
2 8 (4.10%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.54%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.51%) COBIT
5 1 (0.51%) JSP 440
System Software
1 48 (24.62%) Active Directory
2 44 (22.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (14.87%) Hyper-V
4 16 (8.21%) vSphere
5 13 (6.67%) XenDesktop
6 11 (5.64%) XenApp
7 9 (4.62%) NFS
8 7 (3.59%) Xen
9 6 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.03%) XenServer
11 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.51%) Samba
11 1 (0.51%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 5 (2.56%) SCCM
1 5 (2.56%) SCOM
2 3 (1.54%) WSUS
3 2 (1.03%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.51%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 127 (65.13%) Cisco
2 75 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 68 (34.87%) VMware
4 45 (23.08%) Juniper
5 44 (22.56%) Citrix
6 30 (15.38%) HP
7 21 (10.77%) CheckPoint
8 15 (7.69%) NetApp
9 13 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 11 (5.64%) Fortinet
10 11 (5.64%) ArcSight
11 7 (3.59%) Dell
11 7 (3.59%) McAfee
11 7 (3.59%) Blue Coat
12 5 (2.56%) Symantec
12 5 (2.56%) Riverbed
13 4 (2.05%) Redback
13 4 (2.05%) Sophos
14 3 (1.54%) Sun
14 3 (1.54%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + out of hours allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Negotiable plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: Up to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Microsoft Certs / Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + £6K per year car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Share Options+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Atos
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + overtime + benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Xn Hotels Systems
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum + OOH & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago