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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 74 92 40
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -52
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 46 14 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.52% 0.89% 5.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.72% 3.21% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 43 11 73
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £52,500 £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
596 436 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.62% 27.75% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 527 385 427
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
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 26 January 2015.

CCNA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 85 (79.44%) Cisco
3 69 (64.49%) Firewall
4 40 (37.38%) CCNP
5 39 (36.45%) WAN
6 37 (34.58%) LAN
7 36 (33.64%) CheckPoint
8 34 (31.78%) Windows
9 31 (28.97%) VMware
10 28 (26.17%) VPN
11 25 (23.36%) Microsoft
12 24 (22.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 23 (21.50%) HP
13 23 (21.50%) Citrix
14 22 (20.56%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (19.63%) Cisco ASA
15 21 (19.63%) Juniper
15 21 (19.63%) MPLS
16 20 (18.69%) MCSE
17 19 (17.76%) SLA
18 16 (14.95%) OSPF
18 16 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
18 16 (14.95%) Network Security
19 15 (14.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 14 (13.08%) JNCIA
20 14 (13.08%) vSphere
21 13 (12.15%) Fortinet
21 13 (12.15%) MCSA
22 12 (11.21%) CCSA
22 12 (11.21%) JNCIS

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 5 (4.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.87%) Apache
4 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.93%) Lync
5 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 69 (64.49%) Firewall
2 39 (36.45%) WAN
3 37 (34.58%) LAN
4 28 (26.17%) VPN
5 21 (19.63%) MPLS
5 21 (19.63%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (14.95%) Network Security
6 16 (14.95%) OSPF
7 12 (11.21%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (9.35%) BGP
9 9 (8.41%) Wireless
10 8 (7.48%) SAN
10 8 (7.48%) VoIP
11 7 (6.54%) WLAN
11 7 (6.54%) ADSL
12 6 (5.61%) TCP/IP
12 6 (5.61%) VPLS
13 5 (4.67%) IP Telephony
13 5 (4.67%) Internet
13 5 (4.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (7.48%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (49.53%) Network Engineer
2 13 (12.15%) Support Engineer
3 11 (10.28%) Consultant
4 7 (6.54%) Architect
5 6 (5.61%) Support Technician
6 5 (4.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (4.67%) Network Support
6 5 (4.67%) Security Architect
6 5 (4.67%) Security Engineer
6 5 (4.67%) Data Centre Technician
7 4 (3.74%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Network Consultant
7 4 (3.74%) IT Manager
8 3 (2.80%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (1.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (1.87%) Analyst
9 2 (1.87%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (1.87%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.61%) Clustering
2 5 (4.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.80%) Handset
5 1 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (31.78%) Windows
2 16 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (6.54%) Linux
5 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.74%) UNIX
7 2 (1.87%) CentOS
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.93%) Solaris
8 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (10.28%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (9.35%) Incident Management
3 8 (7.48%) Network Management
4 6 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (4.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.74%) ITIL
6 4 (3.74%) Migration
6 4 (3.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (3.74%) Use Case
6 4 (3.74%) Time Management
6 4 (3.74%) Change Control
6 4 (3.74%) Line Management
7 3 (2.80%) SABSA
7 3 (2.80%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (2.80%) Security Architecture
7 3 (2.80%) Information Security
7 3 (2.80%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.87%) TOGAF
8 2 (1.87%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (1.87%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.74%) C
2 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 107 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (37.38%) CCNP
3 24 (22.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (18.69%) MCSE
5 15 (14.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (13.08%) JNCIA
7 13 (12.15%) MCSA
8 12 (11.21%) CCSA
8 12 (11.21%) CCSE
8 12 (11.21%) JNCIS
9 10 (9.35%) Security Cleared
10 7 (6.54%) Degree
10 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
10 7 (6.54%) CCIE
11 6 (5.61%) CCA
11 6 (5.61%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (3.74%) CISSP
12 4 (3.74%) CCIP
13 3 (2.80%) CISM
13 3 (2.80%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.76%) SLA
2 4 (3.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (20.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (13.08%) vSphere
3 11 (10.28%) Active Directory
4 10 (9.35%) VMware ESX
5 7 (6.54%) Hyper-V
6 6 (5.61%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (4.67%) XenApp
8 2 (1.87%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.87%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.93%) SCCM
2 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.93%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.93%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.93%) Foglight
2 1 (0.93%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 85 (79.44%) Cisco
2 36 (33.64%) CheckPoint
3 31 (28.97%) VMware
4 25 (23.36%) Microsoft
5 23 (21.50%) HP
5 23 (21.50%) Citrix
6 21 (19.63%) Juniper
7 13 (12.15%) Fortinet
8 12 (11.21%) Blue Coat
9 5 (4.67%) Avaya
10 3 (2.80%) Oracle
10 3 (2.80%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.87%) NetApp
11 2 (1.87%) Nortel
11 2 (1.87%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.87%) Kaspersky
11 2 (1.87%) Kaseya
11 2 (1.87%) AVG
11 2 (1.87%) Sophos
12 1 (0.93%) Ruckus Wireless