Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 184 199
Rank change year-on-year -37 +15 -17
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 80 100 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.00% 1.34% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.64% 6.09% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 79 92 55
Manchester median annual salary £32,500 £37,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.91% -5.63% +17.65%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,913 £26,550
90th Percentile £51,250 £48,625 £45,600
North West median annual salary £31,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -16.00% +5.63% -3.40%

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 1723 1642 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.55% 21.98% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1382 1432
Manchester median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.88% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.38% - +5.26%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Manchester

CCNA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for CCNA in Manchester

CCNA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Manchester

CCNA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 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
Stockport +1 12 £37,500 +13.64% 1
Rochdale +12 8 £30,000 -21.05% 3
Altrincham -12 3 £29,500 - 1
Salford -4 2 £31,500 +46.51% 3
CCNA
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 80 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (87.50%) Cisco
3 35 (43.75%) Windows
4 32 (40.00%) Firewall
5 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 30 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (31.25%) CCNP
7 24 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 24 (30.00%) Windows Server
8 23 (28.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 23 (28.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (27.50%) ITIL
10 21 (26.25%) MCSE
10 21 (26.25%) VMware
11 20 (25.00%) Active Directory
12 18 (22.50%) Office 365
13 17 (21.25%) DNS
13 17 (21.25%) SLA
14 15 (18.75%) Windows 10
14 15 (18.75%) Hyper-V
14 15 (18.75%) Windows 7
15 14 (17.50%) WAN
15 14 (17.50%) MPLS
16 13 (16.25%) Juniper
16 13 (16.25%) CheckPoint
16 13 (16.25%) Wireless
17 12 (15.00%) TCP/IP
17 12 (15.00%) VPN
17 12 (15.00%) VoIP
18 11 (13.75%) LAN

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 24 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (28.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.25%) IIS
3 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.25%) nginx
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.50%) Office 365
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (40.00%) Firewall
2 17 (21.25%) DNS
3 14 (17.50%) MPLS
3 14 (17.50%) WAN
4 13 (16.25%) Wireless
5 12 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (15.00%) VoIP
5 12 (15.00%) VPN
6 11 (13.75%) Ethernet
6 11 (13.75%) LAN
6 11 (13.75%) SAN
7 10 (12.50%) Broadband
7 10 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (11.25%) Cisco Wireless
8 9 (11.25%) IP Telephony
8 9 (11.25%) SSL
9 8 (10.00%) DHCP
9 8 (10.00%) Internet
10 7 (8.75%) BGP
10 7 (8.75%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Network Engineer
2 17 (21.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 15 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (16.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (15.00%) Support Engineer
6 10 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (12.50%) IT Engineer
7 9 (11.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Broadband Technician
9 5 (6.25%) Fault Technician
9 5 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Telecoms Technician
10 4 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) .NET
2 1 (1.25%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Data Centre
1 6 (7.50%) Driving Licence
1 6 (7.50%) iPad
2 5 (6.25%) Clustering
2 5 (6.25%) Replication
3 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.50%) CCTV
6 1 (1.25%) IPTV
6 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (43.75%) Windows
2 30 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 15 (18.75%) Windows 10
4 15 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (8.75%) Linux
7 5 (6.25%) Unix
8 1 (1.25%) CentOS
8 1 (1.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) ITIL
2 9 (11.25%) High Availability
2 9 (11.25%) Service Management
3 8 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (7.50%) ITSM
5 5 (6.25%) Change Control
5 5 (6.25%) Fault Management
5 5 (6.25%) IT Audit
5 5 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.00%) Coaching
6 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.00%) Open Source
6 4 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (5.00%) Process Improvement
6 4 (5.00%) Software Licensing
7 3 (3.75%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.75%) SQL
3 3 (3.75%) C
3 3 (3.75%) C#
3 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (31.25%) CCNP
3 23 (28.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (26.25%) MCSE
5 9 (11.25%) MCSA
6 6 (7.50%) CCIE
6 6 (7.50%) MCP
7 5 (6.25%) Degree
7 5 (6.25%) MCITP
8 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.75%) CISSP
9 3 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (3.75%) CREST Certified
9 3 (3.75%) GCIA
9 3 (3.75%) GCIH
9 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification
9 3 (3.75%) PMP
9 3 (3.75%) SANS
10 2 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.25%) SLA
2 8 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.75%) QA
System Software
1 20 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.75%) Snort
5 2 (2.50%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.50%) vSphere
6 1 (1.25%) KVM
6 1 (1.25%) OpenSIPS
6 1 (1.25%) Varnish
6 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (6.25%) FortiGate
3 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (3.75%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 3 (3.75%) TrustSec
5 2 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.25%) cPanel
6 1 (1.25%) Plesk
Vendors
1 70 (87.50%) Cisco
2 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 21 (26.25%) VMware
4 13 (16.25%) CheckPoint
4 13 (16.25%) Juniper
5 6 (7.50%) SolarWinds
6 5 (6.25%) Brocade
6 5 (6.25%) Ericsson
6 5 (6.25%) Foundry
6 5 (6.25%) Redback
6 5 (6.25%) Veeam
7 4 (5.00%) Citrix
8 3 (3.75%) F5
8 3 (3.75%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.75%) McAfee
8 3 (3.75%) NetWitness
8 3 (3.75%) Rockwell
8 3 (3.75%) Sourcefire
8 3 (3.75%) Splunk
8 3 (3.75%) Trend Micro