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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 175 176 141
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -35
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 81 82 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.20% 1.12% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.99% 4.85% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 66 66 92
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,400
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
1624 1689 1569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.15% 23.01% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1289 1327
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +22 34 £23,000 -42.50% 2
Manchester -20 29 £40,000 +21.21% 9
Merseyside +11 6 £53,750 +22.15% 3
Cumbria -4 6 £16,000 -62.35%
Lancashire +7 4 £32,500 -
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 201 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 139 (69.15%) Cisco
3 83 (41.29%) Windows
4 82 (40.80%) Firewall
5 78 (38.81%) ITIL
6 74 (36.82%) Microsoft
7 71 (35.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 68 (33.83%) LAN
9 67 (33.33%) WAN
9 67 (33.33%) CCNP
9 67 (33.33%) VMware
10 57 (28.36%) MCSE
11 54 (26.87%) DNS
11 54 (26.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 50 (24.88%) Active Directory
13 48 (23.88%) DHCP
14 46 (22.89%) MS Exchange
14 46 (22.89%) Windows Server 2012
15 44 (21.89%) Exchange Server 2010
16 43 (21.39%) Windows 7
17 41 (20.40%) VMware Infrastructure
18 40 (19.90%) VPN
19 38 (18.91%) Juniper
19 38 (18.91%) Exchange Server 2013
20 37 (18.41%) MS Excel
20 37 (18.41%) Finance
21 36 (17.91%) Telecoms
21 36 (17.91%) VoIP
21 36 (17.91%) TCP/IP
22 33 (16.42%) MCTS

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (22.89%) MS Exchange
2 44 (21.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (18.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (9.95%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.48%) Lync
5 9 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (3.98%) IIS
7 7 (3.48%) nginx
7 7 (3.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (2.99%) Apache
9 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (18.41%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.99%) Magento
2 5 (2.49%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.47%) Office 365
2 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 82 (40.80%) Firewall
2 68 (33.83%) LAN
3 67 (33.33%) WAN
4 54 (26.87%) DNS
5 48 (23.88%) DHCP
6 40 (19.90%) VPN
7 36 (17.91%) TCP/IP
7 36 (17.91%) VoIP
8 30 (14.93%) MPLS
9 29 (14.43%) SAN
9 29 (14.43%) Network Security
10 21 (10.45%) Wireless
10 21 (10.45%) VLAN
11 17 (8.46%) Internet
12 15 (7.46%) BGP
13 13 (6.47%) HTTP
14 12 (5.97%) SSL
14 12 (5.97%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (4.98%) NAS
16 9 (4.48%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.99%) MySQL
4 5 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.99%) Metasploit
General
1 37 (18.41%) Finance
2 36 (17.91%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.99%) Legal
4 3 (1.49%) Advertising
5 2 (1.00%) Games
5 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (29.35%) Network Engineer
2 24 (11.94%) Analyst
3 21 (10.45%) Support Engineer
4 19 (9.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (8.96%) Administrator
5 18 (8.96%) Network Security Engineer
5 18 (8.96%) Security Engineer
6 14 (6.97%) Cisco Engineer
7 13 (6.47%) IT Support
8 12 (5.97%) IT Manager
8 12 (5.97%) Senior Network Engineer
9 10 (4.98%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (4.98%) Service Analyst
9 10 (4.98%) IT Support Engineer
9 10 (4.98%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 10 (4.98%) Senior Security Engineer
9 10 (4.98%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 9 (4.48%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 9 (4.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 9 (4.48%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.98%) COM
2 6 (2.99%) LAMP
3 3 (1.49%) JSP
4 2 (1.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.93%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.48%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.99%) FlexPod
4 6 (2.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (2.49%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (2.49%) Replication
6 4 (1.99%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.49%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.49%) RMADS
8 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.50%) IVR
8 1 (0.50%) Tandem
8 1 (0.50%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 83 (41.29%) Windows
2 54 (26.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (22.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (21.39%) Windows 7
5 19 (9.45%) Windows 8
6 12 (5.97%) Linux
6 12 (5.97%) Windows XP
7 8 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (3.98%) UNIX
8 6 (2.99%) Data ONTAP
8 6 (2.99%) CentOS
9 3 (1.49%) NetWare
10 1 (0.50%) AIX
10 1 (0.50%) Solaris
10 1 (0.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (38.81%) ITIL
2 26 (12.94%) PRINCE2
2 26 (12.94%) Project Management
3 18 (8.96%) Mentoring
4 17 (8.46%) Network Design
5 16 (7.96%) Network Monitoring
6 12 (5.97%) Change Management
7 11 (5.47%) Service Delivery
7 11 (5.47%) Cash Management
8 10 (4.98%) Business Continuity
9 9 (4.48%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (3.98%) Information Security
10 8 (3.98%) Time Management
10 8 (3.98%) Load Balancing
11 7 (3.48%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (3.48%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (3.48%) Infrastructure Management
12 6 (2.99%) DDoS Mitigation
12 6 (2.99%) Network Management
13 5 (2.49%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.44%) SQL
2 13 (6.47%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.99%) PHP
4 3 (1.49%) C
5 2 (1.00%) VBScript
5 2 (1.00%) VB
6 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 201 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (35.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (33.33%) CCNP
4 57 (28.36%) MCSE
5 33 (16.42%) MCTS
6 31 (15.42%) MCITP
6 31 (15.42%) Degree
7 28 (13.93%) MCSA
7 28 (13.93%) MCP
8 20 (9.95%) CISSP
9 18 (8.96%) CCIE
10 16 (7.96%) CCENT
11 14 (6.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (6.97%) Security Cleared
11 14 (6.97%) Citrix Certification
12 12 (5.97%) JNCIA
13 11 (5.47%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (4.98%) EMC Certification
14 10 (4.98%) SC Cleared
15 9 (4.48%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.43%) SLA
2 6 (2.99%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.99%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (1.49%) JSP 440
System Software
1 50 (24.88%) Active Directory
2 41 (20.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (13.93%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.97%) vSphere
5 8 (3.98%) XenApp
6 7 (3.48%) ISA Server
6 7 (3.48%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.99%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.49%) XenServer
8 3 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (4.98%) SCCM
1 10 (4.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (4.48%) SCOM
3 5 (2.49%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (2.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (2.49%) SCOrch
4 4 (1.99%) WSUS
5 3 (1.49%) MOM
6 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.50%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.50%) SnapMirror
6 1 (0.50%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 139 (69.15%) Cisco
2 74 (36.82%) Microsoft
3 67 (33.33%) VMware
4 38 (18.91%) Juniper
5 27 (13.43%) HP
6 21 (10.45%) Citrix
7 20 (9.95%) Dell
8 19 (9.45%) CheckPoint
9 18 (8.96%) IBM
10 14 (6.97%) EMC
11 12 (5.97%) NetApp
12 11 (5.47%) BT
12 11 (5.47%) F5
13 9 (4.48%) Blue Coat
14 7 (3.48%) Riverbed
15 6 (2.99%) Avaya
15 6 (2.99%) Rackspace
15 6 (2.99%) Veeam
16 5 (2.49%) Sage
16 5 (2.49%) SolarWinds
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