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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 69 113 63
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -50
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 60 17 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.60% 0.80% 2.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.60% 2.73% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 53 15 33
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £33,700 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £68,800
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
789 622 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.13% 29.41% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 684 559 391
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 2014.

CCNA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 91 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (79.12%) Cisco
3 61 (67.03%) Firewall
4 52 (57.14%) CCNP
5 46 (50.55%) WAN
6 39 (42.86%) LAN
7 35 (38.46%) HP
8 34 (37.36%) CheckPoint
9 27 (29.67%) Windows
10 23 (25.27%) MPLS
11 21 (23.08%) VPN
12 18 (19.78%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (19.78%) VMware
13 17 (18.68%) IP Telephony
13 17 (18.68%) MCSE
13 17 (18.68%) Network Management
13 17 (18.68%) Performance Monitoring
14 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
14 16 (17.58%) OSPF
14 16 (17.58%) Wireless
15 15 (16.48%) Juniper
16 13 (14.29%) Citrix
16 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (14.29%) Hyper-V
17 12 (13.19%) Telecoms
17 12 (13.19%) TCP/IP
17 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
18 11 (12.09%) DNS
18 11 (12.09%) VoIP
19 10 (10.99%) MS Exchange

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (10.99%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (5.49%) IIS
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.10%) Lync
6 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
2 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.30%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (67.03%) Firewall
2 46 (50.55%) WAN
3 39 (42.86%) LAN
4 23 (25.27%) MPLS
5 21 (23.08%) VPN
6 17 (18.68%) IP Telephony
7 16 (17.58%) OSPF
7 16 (17.58%) Wireless
8 12 (13.19%) TCP/IP
9 11 (12.09%) DNS
9 11 (12.09%) VoIP
10 10 (10.99%) SAN
10 10 (10.99%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (9.89%) Multicast
12 7 (7.69%) DWDM
12 7 (7.69%) WLAN
12 7 (7.69%) Network Security
13 5 (5.49%) DHCP
13 5 (5.49%) Unified Communications
14 4 (4.40%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (13.19%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.40%) Back Office
3 3 (3.30%) Finance
4 2 (2.20%) Banking
4 2 (2.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 13 (14.29%) Consultant
3 12 (13.19%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Data Centre Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Data Network Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Security Specialist
9 3 (3.30%) Network Consultant
9 3 (3.30%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Voice Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Clustering
2 6 (6.59%) Statistics
3 4 (4.40%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.40%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.67%) Windows
2 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.30%) Linux
6 1 (1.10%) UNIX
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.10%) Solaris
6 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.68%) Network Management
1 17 (18.68%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (9.89%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (6.59%) Migration
6 5 (5.49%) Change Management
6 5 (5.49%) SIEM
6 5 (5.49%) Fault Management
6 5 (5.49%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.40%) Time Management
8 3 (3.30%) Project Management
8 3 (3.30%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.30%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (2.20%) Line Management
9 2 (2.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (2.20%) Information Security
9 2 (2.20%) ITIL
10 1 (1.10%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (1.10%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.30%) Java
1 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.20%) SQL
3 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 91 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (57.14%) CCNP
3 18 (19.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (18.68%) MCSE
5 10 (10.99%) CCIE
6 9 (9.89%) CCIP
7 8 (8.79%) CCA
7 8 (8.79%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
8 6 (6.59%) MCITP
9 5 (5.49%) CISSP
9 5 (5.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (5.49%) ACSA
10 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
10 4 (4.40%) Degree
10 4 (4.40%) JNCIA
10 4 (4.40%) JNCIS
10 4 (4.40%) CCSA
10 4 (4.40%) CCSE
10 4 (4.40%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) GPG13
2 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 10 (10.99%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.99%) XenApp
2 10 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.49%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.30%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.30%) XenServer
4 3 (3.30%) VMware Server
5 2 (2.20%) Squid
5 2 (2.20%) Snort
6 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (3.30%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.20%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (2.20%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.20%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.10%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 72 (79.12%) Cisco
2 35 (38.46%) HP
3 34 (37.36%) CheckPoint
4 18 (19.78%) VMware
5 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
6 15 (16.48%) Juniper
7 13 (14.29%) Citrix
8 7 (7.69%) NetApp
9 6 (6.59%) Fortinet
9 6 (6.59%) Blue Coat
10 5 (5.49%) Nortel
10 5 (5.49%) SonicWALL
11 4 (4.40%) Avaya
12 3 (3.30%) WatchGuard
13 2 (2.20%) AVG
13 2 (2.20%) Kaseya
13 2 (2.20%) Kaspersky
13 2 (2.20%) Sourcefire
13 2 (2.20%) Websense
13 2 (2.20%) Sophos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Pension & Health
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £5.4K Car Allowance + Fuel Card
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 7 days ago