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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 133 128 121
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 80 84 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.50% 1.53% 1.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.49% 5.48% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 68 80 75
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £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
1457 1532 1275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.28% 27.85% 26.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1295 1085
Average salary £41,202 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £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 10 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 10 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 +25 40 £37,500 -10.71% 4
Coventry +1 13 £37,000 +37.03% 1
Warwickshire 0 9 £35,000 +2.94% 3
Solihull -2 9 £42,500 +14.86% 1
Worcestershire +6 2 £34,000 -23.59%
Shropshire -4 1 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Staffordshire -17 1 £32,500 -7.14%
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 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.

1 131 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (67.94%) Cisco
3 78 (59.54%) Firewall
4 64 (48.85%) WAN
5 63 (48.09%) Windows
6 58 (44.27%) VMware
7 50 (38.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 49 (37.40%) LAN
9 47 (35.88%) CCNP
10 45 (34.35%) MCSE
11 39 (29.77%) MS Exchange
12 37 (28.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 36 (27.48%) Microsoft
14 35 (26.72%) Active Directory
15 34 (25.95%) HP
16 28 (21.37%) TCP/IP
16 28 (21.37%) Citrix
16 28 (21.37%) SAN
17 27 (20.61%) DNS
17 27 (20.61%) MPLS
18 23 (17.56%) DHCP
19 22 (16.79%) VPN
19 22 (16.79%) vSphere
20 20 (15.27%) VoIP
20 20 (15.27%) OSPF
20 20 (15.27%) VMware ESX
20 20 (15.27%) Disaster Recovery
21 19 (14.50%) NetApp
21 19 (14.50%) Exchange Server 2010
22 18 (13.74%) SLA

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 39 (29.77%) MS Exchange
2 19 (14.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (9.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.05%) IIS
6 2 (1.53%) Apache
6 2 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.53%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.76%) Site Server
7 1 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.76%) Lync
7 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (12.98%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.29%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Office 365
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 78 (59.54%) Firewall
2 64 (48.85%) WAN
3 49 (37.40%) LAN
4 28 (21.37%) TCP/IP
4 28 (21.37%) SAN
5 27 (20.61%) DNS
5 27 (20.61%) MPLS
6 23 (17.56%) DHCP
7 22 (16.79%) VPN
8 20 (15.27%) VoIP
8 20 (15.27%) OSPF
9 17 (12.98%) Wireless
10 15 (11.45%) IP Telephony
11 10 (7.63%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (7.63%) NAS
12 8 (6.11%) NetScaler
12 8 (6.11%) DWDM
12 8 (6.11%) iSCSI
12 8 (6.11%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (6.11%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
General
1 15 (11.45%) Finance
2 14 (10.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.82%) Banking
4 4 (3.05%) Back Office
5 2 (1.53%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.53%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (30.53%) Network Engineer
2 27 (20.61%) Analyst
3 16 (12.21%) Network Analyst
4 15 (11.45%) Support Engineer
4 15 (11.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 14 (10.69%) Senior Network Engineer
6 13 (9.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 12 (9.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (8.40%) Senior Network Analyst
8 11 (8.40%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 11 (8.40%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (7.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (6.87%) Administrator
10 9 (6.87%) Consultant
11 8 (6.11%) Senior Support Engineer
11 8 (6.11%) IT Support
12 6 (4.58%) Senior IT Support
12 6 (4.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (4.58%) IT Administrator
12 6 (4.58%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.63%) Statistics
2 6 (4.58%) Client/Server
2 6 (4.58%) Clustering
3 4 (3.05%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.76%) Replication
4 1 (0.76%) PKI
4 1 (0.76%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 63 (48.09%) Windows
2 37 (28.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (12.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (9.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.16%) Linux
6 5 (3.82%) Windows XP
6 5 (3.82%) SUSE
7 4 (3.05%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.29%) UNIX
9 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.53%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (12.21%) Network Management
3 14 (10.69%) ITIL
4 13 (9.92%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (7.63%) Service Delivery
6 9 (6.87%) Load Balancing
7 8 (6.11%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (5.34%) Fault Management
8 7 (5.34%) Data Protection
9 6 (4.58%) Change Management
9 6 (4.58%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.58%) TOGAF
10 5 (3.82%) Business Continuity
10 5 (3.82%) SIEM
11 4 (3.05%) Migration
12 3 (2.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (2.29%) Risk Management
12 3 (2.29%) Configuration Management
12 3 (2.29%) Project Management
12 3 (2.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.87%) SQL
2 3 (2.29%) Java
2 3 (2.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 131 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (38.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (35.88%) CCNP
4 45 (34.35%) MCSE
5 16 (12.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (9.92%) MCSA
7 12 (9.16%) Citrix Certification
7 12 (9.16%) MCITP
8 11 (8.40%) CCA
9 10 (7.63%) CCIE
9 10 (7.63%) Security Cleared
10 9 (6.87%) MCP
11 8 (6.11%) MCTS
12 7 (5.34%) SC Cleared
13 5 (3.82%) ACSA
13 5 (3.82%) CISSP
14 4 (3.05%) CCIP
14 4 (3.05%) NCDA
15 3 (2.29%) A+ Certification
16 2 (1.53%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.74%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (26.72%) Active Directory
2 22 (16.79%) vSphere
3 20 (15.27%) VMware ESX
4 16 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (10.69%) Hyper-V
5 14 (10.69%) XenApp
6 13 (9.92%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (7.63%) XenDesktop
8 5 (3.82%) XenServer
9 4 (3.05%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.29%) Terminal Server
11 2 (1.53%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.53%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (1.53%) vCloud
12 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.82%) Netcool
2 5 (3.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (3.05%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.53%) SCOM
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.76%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.76%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 89 (67.94%) Cisco
2 58 (44.27%) VMware
3 36 (27.48%) Microsoft
4 34 (25.95%) HP
5 28 (21.37%) Citrix
6 19 (14.50%) NetApp
7 17 (12.98%) CheckPoint
8 14 (10.69%) IBM
8 14 (10.69%) Juniper
9 11 (8.40%) WatchGuard
10 8 (6.11%) EMC
10 8 (6.11%) Nortel
10 8 (6.11%) Mitel
11 7 (5.34%) Siemens
12 6 (4.58%) Dell
13 5 (3.82%) SonicWALL
13 5 (3.82%) Acronis
14 3 (2.29%) F5
14 3 (2.29%) Fortinet
14 3 (2.29%) Blue Coat
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £5.4k Car Allowance + Fuel Card
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ANG2 Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Talent International
Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £31,000 per annum (d.o.e) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago