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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 76 108 43
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -65
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 53 14 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.56% 0.74% 4.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.23% 2.73% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 49 10 62
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,200 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,250 £50,000
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
733 513 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.39% 27.11% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 660 454 439
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 December 2014.

CCNA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 113 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (76.11%) Cisco
3 74 (65.49%) Firewall
4 52 (46.02%) CCNP
5 45 (39.82%) WAN
6 42 (37.17%) LAN
7 40 (35.40%) CheckPoint
8 31 (27.43%) Windows
9 30 (26.55%) HP
10 27 (23.89%) VMware
11 26 (23.01%) VPN
12 25 (22.12%) MPLS
13 23 (20.35%) Juniper
14 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (18.58%) Citrix
15 21 (18.58%) Microsoft
15 21 (18.58%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (15.93%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (15.93%) MCSE
17 17 (15.04%) Network Security
18 16 (14.16%) Performance Monitoring
19 15 (13.27%) OSPF
19 15 (13.27%) Fortinet
20 14 (12.39%) Blue Coat
20 14 (12.39%) SLA
21 13 (11.50%) Security Cleared
22 12 (10.62%) CCSE
22 12 (10.62%) Intrusion Detection
22 12 (10.62%) JNCIA
22 12 (10.62%) JNCIS

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (6.19%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.77%) Apache
4 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.88%) Lync
5 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.77%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (65.49%) Firewall
2 45 (39.82%) WAN
3 42 (37.17%) LAN
4 26 (23.01%) VPN
5 25 (22.12%) MPLS
6 21 (18.58%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (15.04%) Network Security
8 15 (13.27%) OSPF
9 12 (10.62%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (9.73%) Wireless
11 10 (8.85%) SAN
12 9 (7.96%) VoIP
12 9 (7.96%) TCP/IP
13 8 (7.08%) WLAN
14 7 (6.19%) BGP
14 7 (6.19%) IP Telephony
15 6 (5.31%) DNS
16 5 (4.42%) Internet
16 5 (4.42%) EIGRP
16 5 (4.42%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (7.08%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.19%) Finance
3 2 (1.77%) Banking
3 2 (1.77%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (49.56%) Network Engineer
2 16 (14.16%) Consultant
3 10 (8.85%) Support Engineer
4 6 (5.31%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (5.31%) Architect
4 6 (5.31%) Network Consultant
4 6 (5.31%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (4.42%) Security Engineer
5 5 (4.42%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (4.42%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (3.54%) Security Consultant
6 4 (3.54%) IT Manager
6 4 (3.54%) Analyst
6 4 (3.54%) Network Security Consultant
6 4 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (3.54%) Service Desk Engineer
7 3 (2.65%) Data Network Engineer
7 3 (2.65%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 3 (2.65%) Support Technician
7 3 (2.65%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Clustering
2 4 (3.54%) Mathematics
2 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.65%) Handset
4 2 (1.77%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.43%) Windows
2 11 (9.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (6.19%) Linux
3 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.54%) UNIX
6 2 (1.77%) CentOS
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.88%) Solaris
7 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.16%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (8.85%) Network Management
3 7 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (6.19%) Incident Management
4 6 (5.31%) Migration
5 5 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (4.42%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.42%) Information Security
5 5 (4.42%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (3.54%) Line Management
6 4 (3.54%) SIEM
6 4 (3.54%) Time Management
7 3 (2.65%) Security Architecture
7 3 (2.65%) Change Control
7 3 (2.65%) SABSA
7 3 (2.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (2.65%) Use Case
8 2 (1.77%) Fault Management
8 2 (1.77%) Load Balancing
8 2 (1.77%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.54%) C
2 2 (1.77%) Java
2 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.77%) SQL
2 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 113 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (46.02%) CCNP
3 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (15.93%) MCSE
5 13 (11.50%) Security Cleared
6 12 (10.62%) CCSA
6 12 (10.62%) CCSE
6 12 (10.62%) JNCIA
6 12 (10.62%) JNCIS
7 11 (9.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (8.85%) MCSA
8 10 (8.85%) SC Cleared
9 9 (7.96%) CCIE
10 8 (7.08%) CCA
10 8 (7.08%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (6.19%) CISSP
11 7 (6.19%) CCIP
11 7 (6.19%) Degree
12 5 (4.42%) MCITP
13 4 (3.54%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.39%) SLA
2 2 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.77%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.77%) GPG13
System Software
1 18 (15.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.73%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.85%) Active Directory
4 9 (7.96%) XenApp
5 8 (7.08%) vSphere
6 4 (3.54%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.54%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.77%) Snort
8 2 (1.77%) Squid
8 2 (1.77%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.77%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (2.65%) FortiGate
1 3 (2.65%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.77%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (1.77%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.88%) SCCM
3 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.88%) Foglight
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 86 (76.11%) Cisco
2 40 (35.40%) CheckPoint
3 30 (26.55%) HP
4 27 (23.89%) VMware
5 23 (20.35%) Juniper
6 21 (18.58%) Microsoft
6 21 (18.58%) Citrix
7 15 (13.27%) Fortinet
8 14 (12.39%) Blue Coat
9 4 (3.54%) SonicWALL
9 4 (3.54%) Avaya
9 4 (3.54%) NetApp
10 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.65%) Oracle
11 2 (1.77%) Nortel
11 2 (1.77%) Sophos
11 2 (1.77%) Websense
11 2 (1.77%) Kaspersky
11 2 (1.77%) Kaseya
11 2 (1.77%) AVG
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