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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 128 126 109
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 86 80 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.59% 1.44% 1.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.75% 5.13% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 73 75 76
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 £25,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £46,900 £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
1495 1559 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.72% 28.00% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1333 1106
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 31 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 31 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 +39 51 £37,500 -1.96% 5
Coventry +20 16 £38,500 +42.59% 1
Warwickshire -2 5 £27,850 -19.27% 3
Solihull -6 5 £42,500 +14.86%
Staffordshire -26 3 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Worcestershire -5 2 £34,000 -12.82%
Shropshire -4 1 £30,000 -9.09% 1
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (70.07%) Cisco
3 87 (63.50%) Firewall
4 67 (48.91%) WAN
5 61 (44.53%) Windows
6 57 (41.61%) CCNP
6 57 (41.61%) VMware
7 56 (40.88%) LAN
8 47 (34.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 43 (31.39%) HP
10 42 (30.66%) MCSE
11 38 (27.74%) Microsoft
12 37 (27.01%) Windows Server 2008
13 36 (26.28%) MS Exchange
14 32 (23.36%) Citrix
15 31 (22.63%) Active Directory
16 29 (21.17%) TCP/IP
16 29 (21.17%) SAN
16 29 (21.17%) MPLS
17 26 (18.98%) DNS
18 24 (17.52%) CheckPoint
18 24 (17.52%) vSphere
19 22 (16.06%) VMware ESX
19 22 (16.06%) Disaster Recovery
19 22 (16.06%) DHCP
20 20 (14.60%) VPN
21 19 (13.87%) NetApp
21 19 (13.87%) Exchange Server 2010
22 18 (13.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 18 (13.14%) Windows Server 2003

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (26.28%) MS Exchange
2 19 (13.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (9.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.65%) IIS
6 2 (1.46%) Apache
6 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.73%) Site Server
7 1 (0.73%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.73%) Lync
7 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.19%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.84%) Office 365
2 5 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 87 (63.50%) Firewall
2 67 (48.91%) WAN
3 56 (40.88%) LAN
4 29 (21.17%) TCP/IP
4 29 (21.17%) SAN
4 29 (21.17%) MPLS
5 26 (18.98%) DNS
6 22 (16.06%) DHCP
7 20 (14.60%) VPN
8 17 (12.41%) Wireless
8 17 (12.41%) VoIP
9 16 (11.68%) OSPF
10 15 (10.95%) IP Telephony
11 12 (8.76%) NAS
12 11 (8.03%) iSCSI
13 10 (7.30%) NetScaler
13 10 (7.30%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (7.30%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (5.84%) DWDM
15 7 (5.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
General
1 17 (12.41%) Finance
2 16 (11.68%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.11%) Banking
4 4 (2.92%) Back Office
5 2 (1.46%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.46%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.73%) Games
6 1 (0.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (32.85%) Network Engineer
2 25 (18.25%) Analyst
3 16 (11.68%) Network Analyst
3 16 (11.68%) Support Engineer
4 14 (10.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (10.22%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (8.76%) Consultant
5 12 (8.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 11 (8.03%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (8.03%) Senior Network Analyst
6 11 (8.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (8.03%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 10 (7.30%) Senior Support Engineer
7 10 (7.30%) IT Support
7 10 (7.30%) Administrator
8 9 (6.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.84%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (5.84%) Senior IT Support
10 7 (5.11%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.11%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.84%) Statistics
2 7 (5.11%) Clustering
3 6 (4.38%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.92%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.73%) Replication
5 1 (0.73%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.73%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 61 (44.53%) Windows
2 37 (27.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (13.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (10.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (9.49%) Linux
6 5 (3.65%) SUSE
7 4 (2.92%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.19%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.46%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.73%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.06%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (13.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 15 (10.95%) ITIL
3 15 (10.95%) Network Management
4 11 (8.03%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (7.30%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.11%) Data Protection
6 7 (5.11%) Fault Management
7 6 (4.38%) Load Balancing
7 6 (4.38%) Change Management
8 5 (3.65%) Migration
8 5 (3.65%) SIEM
8 5 (3.65%) Business Continuity
9 4 (2.92%) PRINCE2
9 4 (2.92%) Project Management
10 3 (2.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.19%) Risk Management
10 3 (2.19%) TOGAF
10 3 (2.19%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (1.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.30%) SQL
2 3 (2.19%) Java
2 3 (2.19%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.46%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.46%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 137 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (41.61%) CCNP
3 47 (34.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (30.66%) MCSE
5 18 (13.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (10.95%) Citrix Certification
7 14 (10.22%) CCA
8 11 (8.03%) MCSA
8 11 (8.03%) CCIE
8 11 (8.03%) MCITP
9 8 (5.84%) Security Cleared
10 7 (5.11%) MCP
10 7 (5.11%) MCTS
11 6 (4.38%) NCDA
12 5 (3.65%) CCIP
12 5 (3.65%) CISSP
12 5 (3.65%) ACSA
13 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
14 2 (1.46%) CCVP
14 2 (1.46%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.22%) SLA
2 4 (2.92%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.46%) GPG13
3 2 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (22.63%) Active Directory
2 24 (17.52%) vSphere
3 22 (16.06%) VMware ESX
4 17 (12.41%) XenApp
4 17 (12.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (10.95%) Hyper-V
5 15 (10.95%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (9.49%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.65%) XenServer
8 4 (2.92%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.46%) vCloud
9 2 (1.46%) Snort
9 2 (1.46%) Squid
9 2 (1.46%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.73%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.73%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (5.84%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (3.65%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (2.19%) Netcool
4 3 (2.19%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.46%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.73%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 96 (70.07%) Cisco
2 57 (41.61%) VMware
3 43 (31.39%) HP
4 38 (27.74%) Microsoft
5 32 (23.36%) Citrix
6 24 (17.52%) CheckPoint
7 19 (13.87%) NetApp
8 15 (10.95%) Juniper
9 14 (10.22%) IBM
10 11 (8.03%) WatchGuard
11 10 (7.30%) Mitel
12 9 (6.57%) EMC
12 9 (6.57%) Siemens
13 8 (5.84%) Nortel
14 6 (4.38%) Dell
15 5 (3.65%) Acronis
16 4 (2.92%) SonicWALL
17 3 (2.19%) Blue Coat
18 2 (1.46%) MobileIron
18 2 (1.46%) Sourcefire
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £400000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ANG2 Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £31,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 15 days ago