The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 72 106 72
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -34
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 54 22 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.48% 1.03% 2.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.18% 3.32% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 46 20 29
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £33,400 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
CCNA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
752 663 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.53% 31.01% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 650 598 390
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNA across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CCNA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

CCNA Salary Trend in Birmingham

CCNA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

CCNA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CCNA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCNA.

1 80 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (78.75%) Cisco
3 56 (70.00%) Firewall
4 49 (61.25%) CCNP
5 43 (53.75%) WAN
6 36 (45.00%) LAN
7 34 (42.50%) HP
8 29 (36.25%) CheckPoint
9 24 (30.00%) Windows
10 23 (28.75%) MPLS
11 18 (22.50%) Performance Monitoring
12 17 (21.25%) Network Management
12 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (21.25%) VMware
13 16 (20.00%) IP Telephony
14 15 (18.75%) OSPF
14 15 (18.75%) MCSE
14 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
15 14 (17.50%) VPN
15 14 (17.50%) Juniper
15 14 (17.50%) Wireless
16 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2008
17 12 (15.00%) SAN
17 12 (15.00%) Citrix
17 12 (15.00%) TCP/IP
18 11 (13.75%) MS Exchange
18 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
18 11 (13.75%) Hyper-V
19 10 (12.50%) DNS
19 10 (12.50%) Active Directory

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CCNA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (6.25%) IIS
4 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.50%) Apache
5 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.25%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.75%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (70.00%) Firewall
2 43 (53.75%) WAN
3 36 (45.00%) LAN
4 23 (28.75%) MPLS
5 16 (20.00%) IP Telephony
6 15 (18.75%) OSPF
7 14 (17.50%) VPN
7 14 (17.50%) Wireless
8 12 (15.00%) TCP/IP
8 12 (15.00%) SAN
9 10 (12.50%) DNS
10 8 (10.00%) VoIP
10 8 (10.00%) Multicast
11 7 (8.75%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (8.75%) DWDM
12 5 (6.25%) WLAN
12 5 (6.25%) DHCP
13 4 (5.00%) NAS
14 3 (3.75%) Unified Communications
14 3 (3.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.00%) Back Office
3 3 (3.75%) Finance
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 13 (16.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (13.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (13.75%) Consultant
4 10 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.00%) Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) Security Specialist
7 4 (5.00%) Data Centre Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Data Network Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Network Consultant
9 2 (2.50%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Clustering
1 6 (7.50%) Statistics
2 4 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.00%) Windows
2 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.00%) Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 17 (21.25%) Network Management
3 9 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.25%) Change Management
6 5 (6.25%) SIEM
6 5 (6.25%) Fault Management
6 5 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.00%) Migration
8 3 (3.75%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (3.75%) ITIL
8 3 (3.75%) Project Management
8 3 (3.75%) Risk Management
9 2 (2.50%) Information Security
9 2 (2.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (2.50%) Time Management
10 1 (1.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.25%) Email Management
10 1 (1.25%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.75%) Java
1 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.50%) SQL
2 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 80 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (61.25%) CCNP
3 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (18.75%) MCSE
5 10 (12.50%) CCIE
6 8 (10.00%) CCIP
7 7 (8.75%) MCITP
8 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
9 5 (6.25%) CCA
9 5 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (6.25%) CISSP
9 5 (6.25%) MCSA
9 5 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (6.25%) ACSA
10 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
11 3 (3.75%) MCP
12 2 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (2.50%) Degree
13 1 (1.25%) NCDA
13 1 (1.25%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.50%) GPG13
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) Hyper-V
2 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (10.00%) XenApp
5 5 (6.25%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.00%) vSphere
7 3 (3.75%) XenServer
7 3 (3.75%) VMware Server
7 3 (3.75%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.50%) Snort
8 2 (2.50%) Squid
8 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (3.75%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (2.50%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.25%) SCCM
3 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.25%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 63 (78.75%) Cisco
2 34 (42.50%) HP
3 29 (36.25%) CheckPoint
4 17 (21.25%) VMware
5 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 14 (17.50%) Juniper
7 12 (15.00%) Citrix
8 7 (8.75%) NetApp
9 5 (6.25%) SonicWALL
9 5 (6.25%) Nortel
10 3 (3.75%) Fortinet
10 3 (3.75%) WatchGuard
10 3 (3.75%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.50%) Sourcefire
11 2 (2.50%) Sophos
11 2 (2.50%) Websense
11 2 (2.50%) Avaya
11 2 (2.50%) Dell
11 2 (2.50%) Kaspersky
11 2 (2.50%) Kaseya
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