The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 34 29 18
Rank change year-on-year -5 -11  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.89% 0.89% 2.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.64% 1.96% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £30,000 - £21,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

CCNA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast.

Academic & Professional Certification
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 55 51 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 24.44% 45.54% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 21
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing CCNA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Belfast

CCNA
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNA in Belfast.

Salary trend for CCNA in Belfast

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing CCNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Legal
2 3 (75.00%) CCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Tandberg

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (25.00%) TACACS
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (75.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Support
3 1 (25.00%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Tandberg
3 1 (25.00%) VMware