The first table below looks at the demand for CCNA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 124 127 112
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 80 89 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.52% 1.60% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.49% 5.76% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 68 85 81
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1458 1546 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.70% 27.84% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1183 1321 1125
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCNA
England

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CCNA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

CCNA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CCNA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

CCNA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CCNA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +32 47 £37,500 -3.84% 2
Coventry +19 15 £38,500 +42.59% 1
Solihull -7 6 £42,500 +14.86%
Warwickshire -5 5 £27,850 -19.27% 1
Worcestershire -2 2 £34,000 -12.82%
Shropshire -4 1 £30,000 -11.76% 2
Staffordshire -23 1 £32,500 -5.10% 2
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 133 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (69.17%) Cisco
3 84 (63.16%) Firewall
4 62 (46.62%) WAN
5 61 (45.86%) Windows
6 56 (42.11%) VMware
7 51 (38.35%) LAN
7 51 (38.35%) CCNP
8 47 (35.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 42 (31.58%) MCSE
10 40 (30.08%) HP
11 37 (27.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 36 (27.07%) MS Exchange
12 36 (27.07%) Microsoft
13 32 (24.06%) Active Directory
14 31 (23.31%) Citrix
15 30 (22.56%) TCP/IP
16 29 (21.80%) MPLS
17 26 (19.55%) DNS
17 26 (19.55%) SAN
18 24 (18.05%) vSphere
19 22 (16.54%) DHCP
19 22 (16.54%) VPN
19 22 (16.54%) Disaster Recovery
19 22 (16.54%) VMware ESX
20 20 (15.04%) CheckPoint
21 19 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
22 18 (13.53%) NetApp
22 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2003
22 18 (13.53%) OSPF

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 36 (27.07%) MS Exchange
2 19 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.01%) IIS
6 2 (1.50%) Apache
6 2 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.75%) Site Server
7 1 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.75%) Lync
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (11.28%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.26%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.02%) Office 365
2 3 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.75%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 84 (63.16%) Firewall
2 62 (46.62%) WAN
3 51 (38.35%) LAN
4 30 (22.56%) TCP/IP
5 29 (21.80%) MPLS
6 26 (19.55%) DNS
6 26 (19.55%) SAN
7 22 (16.54%) VPN
7 22 (16.54%) DHCP
8 18 (13.53%) OSPF
9 17 (12.78%) Wireless
9 17 (12.78%) VoIP
10 15 (11.28%) IP Telephony
11 12 (9.02%) NAS
12 10 (7.52%) iSCSI
12 10 (7.52%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (7.52%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (7.52%) NetScaler
13 8 (6.02%) DWDM
14 7 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
General
1 16 (12.03%) Finance
2 15 (11.28%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.51%) Banking
4 4 (3.01%) Back Office
5 2 (1.50%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.75%) Games
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (30.08%) Network Engineer
2 26 (19.55%) Analyst
3 16 (12.03%) Support Engineer
3 16 (12.03%) Network Analyst
4 14 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 13 (9.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 12 (9.02%) Consultant
7 11 (8.27%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (8.27%) Senior Network Analyst
7 11 (8.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 11 (8.27%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 10 (7.52%) IT Support
8 10 (7.52%) Senior Support Engineer
8 10 (7.52%) Administrator
8 10 (7.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) Senior IT Support
10 7 (5.26%) IT Administrator
10 7 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.52%) Statistics
2 7 (5.26%) Clustering
3 6 (4.51%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.01%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.75%) Replication
5 1 (0.75%) PKI
5 1 (0.75%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 61 (45.86%) Windows
2 37 (27.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.02%) Linux
6 5 (3.76%) SUSE
7 4 (3.01%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.26%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.26%) UNIX
9 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.50%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (12.03%) Performance Monitoring
3 14 (10.53%) Network Management
4 13 (9.77%) ITIL
5 12 (9.02%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (7.52%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.26%) Fault Management
7 7 (5.26%) Data Protection
8 6 (4.51%) Load Balancing
8 6 (4.51%) Change Management
9 5 (3.76%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.76%) Migration
9 5 (3.76%) Business Continuity
9 5 (3.76%) SIEM
10 4 (3.01%) TOGAF
11 3 (2.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (2.26%) Risk Management
11 3 (2.26%) Project Management
11 3 (2.26%) Vulnerability Management
12 2 (1.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.77%) SQL
2 3 (2.26%) Java
2 3 (2.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 133 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (38.35%) CCNP
3 47 (35.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (31.58%) MCSE
5 17 (12.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (11.28%) Citrix Certification
7 14 (10.53%) CCA
8 11 (8.27%) MCSA
8 11 (8.27%) CCIE
8 11 (8.27%) MCITP
9 7 (5.26%) Security Cleared
9 7 (5.26%) MCP
9 7 (5.26%) MCTS
10 6 (4.51%) NCDA
11 5 (3.76%) ACSA
11 5 (3.76%) CISSP
11 5 (3.76%) CCIP
12 4 (3.01%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.50%) CCVP
13 2 (1.50%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.78%) SLA
2 3 (2.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.50%) GPG13
3 2 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (24.06%) Active Directory
2 24 (18.05%) vSphere
3 22 (16.54%) VMware ESX
4 17 (12.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (12.78%) XenApp
5 15 (11.28%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (10.53%) Hyper-V
7 12 (9.02%) XenDesktop
8 5 (3.76%) XenServer
9 4 (3.01%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.50%) Snort
10 2 (1.50%) Squid
10 2 (1.50%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.75%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (6.02%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.51%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (3.76%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (3.76%) Netcool
4 2 (1.50%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.50%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.75%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 92 (69.17%) Cisco
2 56 (42.11%) VMware
3 40 (30.08%) HP
4 36 (27.07%) Microsoft
5 31 (23.31%) Citrix
6 20 (15.04%) CheckPoint
7 18 (13.53%) NetApp
8 15 (11.28%) Juniper
9 14 (10.53%) IBM
10 11 (8.27%) WatchGuard
11 10 (7.52%) Mitel
12 9 (6.77%) Siemens
12 9 (6.77%) EMC
13 8 (6.02%) Nortel
14 6 (4.51%) Dell
15 5 (3.76%) Acronis
16 4 (3.01%) SonicWALL
17 3 (2.26%) Blue Coat
18 2 (1.50%) Sourcefire
18 2 (1.50%) Avaya
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £31,000 per annum (d.o.e) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago