Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 82 83
Rank change year-on-year +19 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 22 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.48% 0.76% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.43% 4.05% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 12
Lancashire median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -3.08% -
10th Percentile £21,325 £24,050 £28,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £36,200 £36,250
North West median annual salary £31,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -16.00% +7.14% -

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 211 173 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 23.81% 18.70% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 176 149 211
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £21,375 £23,954 £23,250
90th Percentile £48,375 £46,250 £58,000
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Lancashire

CCNA
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for CCNA in Lancashire

CCNA
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Lancashire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Lancashire

CCNA
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +16 14 £30,000 +9.09%
Burnley 0 4 £22,000 -30.16%
Blackburn +4 1 £46,000 +58.62%
Skelmersdale - 1 £30,000 -
CCNA
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (77.27%) CCNP
3 13 (59.09%) MCP
3 13 (59.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (59.09%) VMware
4 12 (54.55%) Firewall
5 10 (45.45%) Network Security
6 9 (40.91%) Degree
6 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
6 9 (40.91%) SCCM
6 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
6 9 (40.91%) ITIL
6 9 (40.91%) MCSE
6 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
6 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (40.91%) A+ Certification
7 8 (36.36%) MCSA
7 8 (36.36%) Network Management
8 7 (31.82%) Network Design
8 7 (31.82%) JNCIP
8 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
8 7 (31.82%) Juniper
8 7 (31.82%) MPLS
8 7 (31.82%) OSPF
8 7 (31.82%) BGP
8 7 (31.82%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (22.73%) Windows
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) Network Security
3 7 (31.82%) BGP
3 7 (31.82%) MPLS
3 7 (31.82%) OSPF
4 4 (18.18%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) SMS
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
5 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless Security
General
1 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) IT Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) IT Support
2 9 (40.91%) IT Support Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Support Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Network Support
6 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) Network Management
4 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
4 7 (31.82%) Network Design
4 7 (31.82%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Security Patching
5 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (77.27%) CCNP
3 13 (59.09%) MCP
4 9 (40.91%) A+ Certification
4 9 (40.91%) Degree
4 9 (40.91%) MCSE
4 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (36.36%) MCSA
6 7 (31.82%) JNCIP
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
1 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
2 4 (18.18%) vSphere
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) Juniper
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft