The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 81 78
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 12 19 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.11% 1.45% 2.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.48% 5.76% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 40
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% -10.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Cheshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 219 330 400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 20.18% 25.11% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 145 268 290
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,215 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

CCNA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for CCNA in Cheshire

CCNA
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Cheshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Cheshire

CCNA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 4 £35,000 -
Warrington -1 2 £36,250 +54.25% 1
Chester +5 1 £57,500 +57.53%
Northwich - 1 £21,000 -
CCNA
North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
4 8 (40.00%) CCNP
5 7 (35.00%) Network Security
6 6 (30.00%) Juniper
7 5 (25.00%) WAN
7 5 (25.00%) LAN
7 5 (25.00%) Service Management
7 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 5 (25.00%) Fault Management
7 5 (25.00%) JNCIA
8 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
8 4 (20.00%) VMware
8 4 (20.00%) Information Security
8 4 (20.00%) CISSP
8 4 (20.00%) VoIP
9 3 (15.00%) Windows
9 3 (15.00%) Avaya
9 3 (15.00%) MPLS
9 3 (15.00%) OSPF
9 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) Network Management
10 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
10 2 (10.00%) Security Patching
10 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) G Suite
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) Network Security
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
3 5 (25.00%) WAN
4 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (20.00%) VoIP
5 3 (15.00%) MPLS
5 3 (15.00%) OSPF
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (10.00%) VPLS
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (5.00%) NAS
7 1 (5.00%) SAN
7 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
7 1 (5.00%) VLAN
7 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Security Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Network Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Fault Management
1 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (25.00%) Service Management
2 4 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) Network Management
3 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Security Patching
4 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) CCNP
3 5 (25.00%) JNCIA
4 4 (20.00%) CISSP
5 2 (10.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
6 1 (5.00%) MCITP
6 1 (5.00%) MCP
6 1 (5.00%) MCSE
6 1 (5.00%) NCDA
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) Juniper
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Avaya
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) 3Com
6 1 (5.00%) arcserve
6 1 (5.00%) Draytek
6 1 (5.00%) Google
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.00%) Sophos
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec
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