The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 166 114
Rank change year-on-year -3 -52  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 80 72 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.31% 1.25% 2.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.76% 4.93% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 68 65 135
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £22,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £55,000
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 the North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1389 1460 1835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.68% 25.41% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1182 1441
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

CCNA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for CCNA in the North West

CCNA
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the North West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNA in the North West

CCNA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Manchester -18 46 £40,000 - 13
Cheshire -2 12 £37,500 +4.89% 3
Lancashire 0 10 £41,000 +9.33% 1
Merseyside -2 7 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Cumbria - 4 £35,000 -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 North West region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 152 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 118 (77.63%) Cisco
3 95 (62.50%) Firewall
4 78 (51.32%) CCNP
5 53 (34.87%) VMware
6 50 (32.89%) Windows
7 48 (31.58%) LAN
8 44 (28.95%) WAN
9 38 (25.00%) Juniper
10 37 (24.34%) Telecoms
10 37 (24.34%) VMware Infrastructure
11 36 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 36 (23.68%) ITIL
12 35 (23.03%) Active Directory
13 34 (22.37%) Network Security
13 34 (22.37%) Windows Server
14 33 (21.71%) VPN
15 32 (21.05%) Microsoft
15 32 (21.05%) Degree
15 32 (21.05%) Network Management
16 31 (20.39%) Data Centre
17 29 (19.08%) MCSE
17 29 (19.08%) BGP
18 28 (18.42%) VoIP
19 27 (17.76%) Wireless
20 24 (15.79%) MPLS
20 24 (15.79%) OSPF
20 24 (15.79%) DNS
20 24 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
21 23 (15.13%) Mentoring

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 18 (11.84%) IIS
2 17 (11.18%) MS Exchange
3 13 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (4.61%) Apache
6 6 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (3.95%) Confluence
6 6 (3.95%) JBoss
6 6 (3.95%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.32%) nginx
8 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.66%) Zimbra
Applications
1 23 (15.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.61%) SaaS
4 6 (3.95%) IaaS
4 6 (3.95%) PaaS
5 3 (1.97%) Office 365
6 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.66%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 95 (62.50%) Firewall
2 48 (31.58%) LAN
3 44 (28.95%) WAN
4 34 (22.37%) Network Security
5 33 (21.71%) VPN
6 29 (19.08%) BGP
7 28 (18.42%) VoIP
8 27 (17.76%) Wireless
9 24 (15.79%) DNS
9 24 (15.79%) MPLS
9 24 (15.79%) OSPF
10 17 (11.18%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (11.18%) Cisco Wireless
11 16 (10.53%) DHCP
11 16 (10.53%) SSL
12 13 (8.55%) SAN
13 12 (7.89%) TCP/IP
14 11 (7.24%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (5.92%) Cisco ISE
16 7 (4.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.95%) JIRA
2 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.66%) Ant
3 1 (0.66%) Maven
3 1 (0.66%) NUnit
3 1 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.66%) QUnit
3 1 (0.66%) Selenium
3 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (24.34%) Telecoms
2 14 (9.21%) Finance
3 9 (5.92%) Banking
4 7 (4.61%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.66%) Back Office
6 1 (0.66%) Games
6 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (48.68%) Network Engineer
2 38 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 33 (21.71%) Analyst
4 27 (17.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 21 (13.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (10.53%) Lead Network Engineer
7 14 (9.21%) Network Analyst
8 13 (8.55%) Senior Network Engineer
9 12 (7.89%) Support Analyst
10 9 (5.92%) Firewall Engineer
10 9 (5.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 9 (5.92%) Support Engineer
11 8 (5.26%) IT Engineer
12 7 (4.61%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (4.61%) Architect
12 7 (4.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (3.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 6 (3.95%) Cisco Analyst
13 6 (3.95%) Cisco Network Analyst
13 6 (3.95%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.95%) Middleware
2 4 (2.63%) Web Services
3 3 (1.97%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.32%) .NET
5 1 (0.66%) FFmpeg
5 1 (0.66%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.39%) Data Centre
2 19 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (4.61%) FlexPod
5 6 (3.95%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (3.95%) Life Science
5 6 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.95%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.29%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (2.63%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.32%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.32%) Replication
9 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.66%) IPTV
9 1 (0.66%) IVR
9 1 (0.66%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.66%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (32.89%) Windows
2 34 (22.37%) Windows Server
3 24 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (14.47%) Linux
4 22 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (5.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.95%) CentOS
8 5 (3.29%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (2.63%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.97%) Unix
10 3 (1.97%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.97%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.32%) Debian
12 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.68%) ITIL
2 32 (21.05%) Network Management
3 23 (15.13%) Mentoring
4 15 (9.87%) Performance Monitoring
5 14 (9.21%) High Availability
5 14 (9.21%) Migration
5 14 (9.21%) Network Design
5 14 (9.21%) Risk Assessment
6 13 (8.55%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (7.89%) IT Strategy
8 11 (7.24%) Load Balancing
9 10 (6.58%) Line Management
10 9 (5.92%) Change Management
10 9 (5.92%) PRINCE2
11 8 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (5.26%) Information Security
11 8 (5.26%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.61%) DevOps
12 7 (4.61%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (4.61%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.61%) SQL
2 3 (1.97%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.66%) C
3 1 (0.66%) C#
3 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 152 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (51.32%) CCNP
3 36 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (21.05%) Degree
5 29 (19.08%) MCSE
6 14 (9.21%) JNCIP
6 14 (9.21%) MCP
7 13 (8.55%) NCDA
8 12 (7.89%) MCITP
8 12 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (6.58%) JNCIA
10 9 (5.92%) CISSP
11 7 (4.61%) A+ Certification
11 7 (4.61%) SC Cleared
11 7 (4.61%) Security Cleared
12 6 (3.95%) EMC Certification
13 4 (2.63%) CCIE
13 4 (2.63%) MCSA
14 3 (1.97%) DV Cleared
14 3 (1.97%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.82%) SLA
2 8 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (2.63%) QA
5 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (24.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (23.03%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.26%) vSphere
4 6 (3.95%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.32%) KVM
5 2 (1.32%) Varnish
6 1 (0.66%) Firmware
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.66%) pfSense
6 1 (0.66%) Postfix
6 1 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (11.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (9.21%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (3.95%) AirWatch
3 6 (3.95%) Cisco UCCE
3 6 (3.95%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (3.29%) FortiGate
5 4 (2.63%) Cacti
6 2 (1.32%) cPanel
6 2 (1.32%) Nagios
6 2 (1.32%) Plesk
7 1 (0.66%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.66%) Graylog
7 1 (0.66%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.66%) Icinga
7 1 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 118 (77.63%) Cisco
2 53 (34.87%) VMware
3 38 (25.00%) Juniper
4 32 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 14 (9.21%) NetApp
6 10 (6.58%) Avaya
7 9 (5.92%) Fortinet
7 9 (5.92%) Oracle
8 8 (5.26%) Citrix
8 8 (5.26%) Palo Alto
9 7 (4.61%) CheckPoint
10 6 (3.95%) Atlassian
10 6 (3.95%) Dell
10 6 (3.95%) EMC
10 6 (3.95%) HP
10 6 (3.95%) IBM
10 6 (3.95%) Software AG
10 6 (3.95%) SonicWALL
11 5 (3.29%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.29%) Redback
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ITIL certs + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester Le Street, County Durham
ITPS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago