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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 174 143 179
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +36
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 89 106 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.20% 1.55% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.14% 6.71% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72 99 68
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £45,000 £40,000
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
1731 1579 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.36% 23.03% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1341 1590
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £62,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -28 55 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Cheshire -1 17 £42,500 +17.24% 3
Merseyside +8 5 £35,500 -4.05% 1
Cumbria +8 4 £42,500 -
Lancashire -2 1 £30,000 +22.44% 1
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 177 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (67.80%) Cisco
3 95 (53.67%) Windows
4 90 (50.85%) VMware
5 83 (46.89%) Microsoft
6 82 (46.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 71 (40.11%) Firewall
8 67 (37.85%) Citrix
8 67 (37.85%) ITIL
9 60 (33.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 59 (33.33%) WAN
11 58 (32.77%) LAN
12 57 (32.20%) MCSE
13 56 (31.64%) SAN
14 50 (28.25%) Active Directory
15 49 (27.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 48 (27.12%) CCNP
17 42 (23.73%) Hyper-V
18 40 (22.60%) Windows Server 2008
18 40 (22.60%) MS Exchange
19 38 (21.47%) MS Excel
20 37 (20.90%) Windows Server 2003
21 31 (17.51%) MCSA
22 30 (16.95%) MCITP
23 29 (16.38%) MCP
23 29 (16.38%) Windows Server 2012
24 27 (15.25%) VPN
24 27 (15.25%) Juniper
25 26 (14.69%) SQL Server
26 25 (14.12%) MCTS

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 40 (22.60%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.73%) IIS
2 19 (10.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (5.65%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.26%) Site Server
7 4 (2.26%) TPMS
8 3 (1.69%) CMS
9 2 (1.13%) Apache
9 2 (1.13%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.13%) nginx
9 2 (1.13%) Lync
10 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 38 (21.47%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 71 (40.11%) Firewall
2 59 (33.33%) WAN
3 58 (32.77%) LAN
4 56 (31.64%) SAN
5 27 (15.25%) VPN
6 21 (11.86%) Wireless
7 19 (10.73%) DNS
8 17 (9.60%) OSPF
8 17 (9.60%) iSCSI
9 16 (9.04%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (9.04%) NAS
9 16 (9.04%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (9.04%) VLAN
9 16 (9.04%) DHCP
10 15 (8.47%) MPLS
10 15 (8.47%) Network Security
11 14 (7.91%) BGP
11 14 (7.91%) TCP/IP
12 12 (6.78%) ADSL
12 12 (6.78%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.13%) MySQL
General
1 23 (12.99%) Finance
2 12 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.39%) Banking
4 4 (2.26%) Back Office
5 3 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (25.42%) Network Engineer
2 23 (12.99%) Support Engineer
3 22 (12.43%) Analyst
4 20 (11.30%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (7.91%) Infrastructure Manager
6 13 (7.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (6.78%) Service Analyst
8 10 (5.65%) Field Engineer
8 10 (5.65%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (5.08%) IT Support
10 8 (4.52%) Network Support
11 7 (3.95%) Cisco Engineer
11 7 (3.95%) Network Manager
11 7 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (3.39%) Security Engineer
12 6 (3.39%) Network Support Engineer
12 6 (3.39%) Consultant
12 6 (3.39%) Support Analyst
13 5 (2.82%) Administrator
13 5 (2.82%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.65%) Replication
3 8 (4.52%) iPhone
4 6 (3.39%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.26%) Firmware
5 4 (2.26%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.26%) CMDB
6 3 (1.69%) Tandem
7 2 (1.13%) Clustering
7 2 (1.13%) GIS
8 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 95 (53.67%) Windows
2 40 (22.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (20.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (16.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (11.30%) Windows XP
6 19 (10.73%) Linux
7 14 (7.91%) Windows 7
8 9 (5.08%) Windows 8
8 9 (5.08%) AIX
9 5 (2.82%) Windows 2000
9 5 (2.82%) Windows NT
9 5 (2.82%) zOS
9 5 (2.82%) MVS
9 5 (2.82%) UNIX
10 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (37.85%) ITIL
2 24 (13.56%) Project Management
3 18 (10.17%) Problem Management
4 16 (9.04%) Change Management
5 14 (7.91%) Incident Management
6 13 (7.34%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (6.78%) Service Delivery
7 12 (6.78%) Migration
7 12 (6.78%) Service Management
8 11 (6.21%) Mentoring
9 10 (5.65%) Capacity Management
9 10 (5.65%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (5.08%) Change Control
10 9 (5.08%) Configuration Management
10 9 (5.08%) Business Continuity
10 9 (5.08%) Information Security
11 8 (4.52%) PRINCE2
11 8 (4.52%) Network Management
12 7 (3.95%) SIEM
13 5 (2.82%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.73%) SQL
2 5 (2.82%) C
3 4 (2.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 177 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (46.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (32.20%) MCSE
4 49 (27.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 48 (27.12%) CCNP
6 31 (17.51%) MCSA
7 30 (16.95%) MCITP
8 29 (16.38%) MCP
9 25 (14.12%) MCTS
10 21 (11.86%) CCA
10 21 (11.86%) Citrix Certification
11 14 (7.91%) Degree
12 11 (6.21%) A+ Certification
13 10 (5.65%) VCAP
14 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Certified Architect
15 8 (4.52%) NCDA
15 8 (4.52%) SC Cleared
15 8 (4.52%) Security Cleared
15 8 (4.52%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (3.95%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.86%) SLA
2 2 (1.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (33.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (28.25%) Active Directory
3 42 (23.73%) Hyper-V
4 22 (12.43%) vSphere
5 13 (7.34%) XenDesktop
5 13 (7.34%) XenApp
6 6 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.82%) VMware Server
7 5 (2.82%) NFS
8 4 (2.26%) XenServer
8 4 (2.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.69%) Xen
9 3 (1.69%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (6.78%) Backup Exec
2 8 (4.52%) SCCM
2 8 (4.52%) SCOM
3 5 (2.82%) Tivoli
3 5 (2.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.56%) Nagios
4 1 (0.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 120 (67.80%) Cisco
2 90 (50.85%) VMware
3 83 (46.89%) Microsoft
4 67 (37.85%) Citrix
5 27 (15.25%) Juniper
6 24 (13.56%) HP
7 21 (11.86%) CheckPoint
8 19 (10.73%) NetApp
9 10 (5.65%) Symantec
9 10 (5.65%) McAfee
10 9 (5.08%) Sophos
11 7 (3.95%) ArcSight
12 6 (3.39%) Aruba
13 5 (2.82%) Riverbed
13 5 (2.82%) Fortinet
14 4 (2.26%) Blue Coat
14 4 (2.26%) BT
15 3 (1.69%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.69%) Dell
15 3 (1.69%) EMC
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Carnforth
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum + car/allowance + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LSTM
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
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Salary: £25,000 to £33,000 + car/allow + bens
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + 2K On Call + Excellent Benefits
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