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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 47 51
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 12 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.28% 2.08% 1.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.02% 8.74% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 7
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -20.00%  
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 Merseyside.

Academic & Professional Certification
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 133 103 155
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 25.24% 23.84% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 79 70 106
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 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
Liverpool +1 12 £45,000 +50.00%
CCNA
North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (90.00%) Cisco
3 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (65.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
4 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (55.00%) Firewall
6 10 (50.00%) IIS
7 8 (40.00%) ITIL
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (35.00%) MCSE
8 7 (35.00%) SAN
8 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (35.00%) FlexPod
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
9 6 (30.00%) Virtual Environments
9 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (30.00%) vSphere
9 6 (30.00%) NCDA
9 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (30.00%) MCITP
9 6 (30.00%) Degree
9 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing

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 10 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (25.00%) Apache
3 5 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (25.00%) JBoss
3 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (25.00%) IaaS
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (25.00%) PaaS
1 5 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (35.00%) SAN
3 6 (30.00%) DHCP
3 6 (30.00%) DNS
3 6 (30.00%) VPN
4 4 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.00%) LAN
5 2 (10.00%) NAS
5 2 (10.00%) VoIP
5 2 (10.00%) WAN
5 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (5.00%) DMZ
6 1 (5.00%) IPsec
6 1 (5.00%) ISDN
6 1 (5.00%) PSTN
6 1 (5.00%) SSL
6 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Server Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (35.00%) FlexPod
3 5 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (25.00%) Public Cloud
3 5 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Change Management
2 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (30.00%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 5 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (25.00%) Line Management
3 5 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.00%) Logistics
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (35.00%) MCSE
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) MCITP
4 6 (30.00%) NCDA
4 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (25.00%) CCNP
5 5 (25.00%) EMC Certification
6 2 (10.00%) MCSA
7 1 (5.00%) CCVP
7 1 (5.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (30.00%) vSphere
4 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCDPM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) NetApp
5 5 (25.00%) Citrix
5 5 (25.00%) EMC
5 5 (25.00%) IBM
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) Software AG
6 3 (15.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) Aruba
7 1 (5.00%) Brocade
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) F5
7 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.00%) Meraki
7 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds