Period
to 20 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 145 182 176
Rank change year-on-year +37 -6 +31
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 26 60 115
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.83% 1.07% 1.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.98% 6.32% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33 52 133
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +4.12% +13.33%
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,675 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,923 £55,000 £66,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +29.23%

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 Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 435 950 1,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.90% 16.91% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 332 719 1,352
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,275 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,462 £70,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing CCNA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Manchester

CCNA
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CCNA in Manchester.

Salary trend for CCNA in Manchester

CCNA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing CCNA in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT jobs citing CCNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (84.62%) Cisco
3 15 (57.69%) Firewall
4 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
6 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (42.31%) Network Security
8 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
9 9 (34.62%) DNS
9 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (34.62%) VoIP
9 9 (34.62%) DHCP
9 9 (34.62%) MCP
9 9 (34.62%) Windows
9 9 (34.62%) SSCP
9 9 (34.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
9 9 (34.62%) Unified Communications
9 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
9 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
10 7 (26.92%) CCNP
11 6 (23.08%) WAN
12 5 (19.23%) ITIL
13 4 (15.38%) VPN
13 4 (15.38%) Juniper

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Azure
2 1 (3.85%) AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) Network Security
3 9 (34.62%) DHCP
3 9 (34.62%) DNS
3 9 (34.62%) Unified Communications
3 9 (34.62%) VoIP
4 6 (23.08%) WAN
5 4 (15.38%) OSPF
5 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 3 (11.54%) BGP
6 3 (11.54%) IPsec
6 3 (11.54%) Wireless
7 2 (7.69%) 802.11
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
7 2 (7.69%) MPLS
7 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
7 2 (7.69%) Skype
7 2 (7.69%) SSL
7 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (11.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Network Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) IT Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Support
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Remote Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
1 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
3 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
3 3 (11.54%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (7.69%) Architecture Roadmap
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Project Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Architectural Design
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Governance
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (34.62%) MCP
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 9 (34.62%) SSCP
4 7 (26.92%) CCNP
5 3 (11.54%) CCIE
5 3 (11.54%) HP AIS
5 3 (11.54%) HP ASE
5 3 (11.54%) HP MASE
5 3 (11.54%) JNCIS
5 3 (11.54%) MCITP
5 3 (11.54%) MCSA
5 3 (11.54%) MCSE
5 3 (11.54%) NCIE
5 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (7.69%) CISSP
6 2 (7.69%) Degree
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
3 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) FortiGate
2 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Juniper
4 3 (11.54%) Brocade
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) F5
5 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto