Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 69 66
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +41
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 21 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.02% 2.22% 2.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.37% 8.94% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 26
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% -20.00% -46.43%
10th Percentile £31,750 £29,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £45,250 £45,500 £52,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +17.19%

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 Merseyside.

Academic & Professional Certification
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 251 246 302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 24.18% 24.77% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 145 174 194
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £21,150
90th Percentile £57,500 £64,625 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +9.38%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Merseyside

CCNA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for CCNA in Merseyside

CCNA
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Merseyside over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Merseyside

CCNA
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Liverpool -4 19 £42,500 +41.67%
Wirral - 2 £29,500 -
CCNA
North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco
3 15 (71.43%) Windows
4 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (52.38%) Firewall
6 10 (47.62%) VMware
6 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
6 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
7 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
7 8 (38.10%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) Finance
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (28.57%) vSphere
9 6 (28.57%) NCDA
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (28.57%) FlexPod
9 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 6 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
9 6 (28.57%) Change Management
9 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (28.57%) NetApp
9 6 (28.57%) HP
9 6 (28.57%) MCSE

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (23.81%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (23.81%) SAN
4 4 (19.05%) NAS
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security
4 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.76%) Intranet
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) NX-OS
6 1 (4.76%) Skype
6 1 (4.76%) SMS
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Administrator
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Server Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Server Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) IT Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (14.29%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
2 6 (28.57%) FlexPod
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 5 (23.81%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Change Management
2 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 3 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Logistics
4 2 (9.52%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
1 4 (19.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (28.57%) MCITP
3 6 (28.57%) MCSA
3 6 (28.57%) MCSE
3 6 (28.57%) NCDA
3 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (23.81%) CCNP
5 1 (4.76%) CCENT
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
3 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (28.57%) vSphere
5 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCVMM
2 4 (19.05%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) SCDPM
2 4 (19.05%) SCOM
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) HP
4 6 (28.57%) NetApp
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) Aruba