The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 104 129 100
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 124 79 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.28% 1.59% 2.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.28% 6.10% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 117 55 102
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,270 £25,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
CCNA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1498 1296 1415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.51% 26.12% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1050 1242
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +33 54 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Solihull -4 15 £39,000 +5.40% 2
Warwickshire +3 14 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Coventry -2 14 £36,750 -28.29% 1
Shropshire -4 9 £30,000 +17.64%
Staffordshire -2 7 £36,000 -20.00%
Wolverhampton - 3 £25,000 - 1
Worcestershire +5 2 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Herefordshire -2 1 £40,000 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £31,500 -
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 233 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 164 (70.39%) Cisco
3 154 (66.09%) Firewall
4 115 (49.36%) WAN
5 112 (48.07%) CCNP
6 107 (45.92%) LAN
7 87 (37.34%) VPN
7 87 (37.34%) Windows
8 70 (30.04%) VMware
9 61 (26.18%) CheckPoint
10 58 (24.89%) HP
11 57 (24.46%) Microsoft Certification
12 52 (22.32%) Microsoft
12 52 (22.32%) TCP/IP
13 50 (21.46%) Citrix
14 49 (21.03%) ITIL
14 49 (21.03%) MCSE
15 44 (18.88%) Juniper
16 43 (18.45%) Windows Server 2008
17 42 (18.03%) Cisco ASA
18 38 (16.31%) vSphere
19 37 (15.88%) Network Security
19 37 (15.88%) SAN
19 37 (15.88%) MPLS
20 35 (15.02%) Active Directory
21 34 (14.59%) DNS
22 32 (13.73%) Linux
23 30 (12.88%) VMware Infrastructure
24 28 (12.02%) Windows Server 2003
24 28 (12.02%) Windows Server 2012

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (6.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (2.15%) Apache
3 5 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.86%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.43%) Lync
6 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.44%) MS Office
3 2 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.86%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 154 (66.09%) Firewall
2 115 (49.36%) WAN
3 107 (45.92%) LAN
4 87 (37.34%) VPN
5 52 (22.32%) TCP/IP
6 42 (18.03%) Cisco ASA
7 37 (15.88%) Network Security
7 37 (15.88%) SAN
7 37 (15.88%) MPLS
8 34 (14.59%) DNS
9 25 (10.73%) OSPF
10 24 (10.30%) VoIP
10 24 (10.30%) VLAN
11 22 (9.44%) Internet
12 19 (8.15%) BGP
12 19 (8.15%) DHCP
13 17 (7.30%) IP Telephony
14 16 (6.87%) iSCSI
14 16 (6.87%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (6.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (11.16%) Telecoms
2 25 (10.73%) Finance
3 3 (1.29%) Law
4 2 (0.86%) Banking
4 2 (0.86%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 118 (50.64%) Network Engineer
2 27 (11.59%) Support Engineer
3 19 (8.15%) Consultant
4 17 (7.30%) Analyst
5 11 (4.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (3.86%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (3.86%) Network Administrator
6 9 (3.86%) Administrator
6 9 (3.86%) Senior Support Engineer
7 8 (3.43%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (3.43%) Network Support
7 8 (3.43%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (3.43%) Network Consultant
8 7 (3.00%) Architect
8 7 (3.00%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (3.00%) IT Support
8 7 (3.00%) Senior IT Support
9 6 (2.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (2.58%) IT Administrator
9 6 (2.58%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.15%) CSS
2 3 (1.29%) WAP
2 3 (1.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.43%) Clustering
2 6 (2.58%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.15%) EqualLogic
4 4 (1.72%) Mathematics
4 4 (1.72%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.29%) Handset
5 3 (1.29%) Statistics
6 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.43%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 87 (37.34%) Windows
2 43 (18.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (13.73%) Linux
4 28 (12.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (12.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.86%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.58%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.15%) VMS
7 5 (2.15%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.15%) UNIX
8 3 (1.29%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.86%) CentOS
10 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.03%) ITIL
2 21 (9.01%) Network Monitoring
3 19 (8.15%) Incident Management
4 16 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (6.87%) Performance Monitoring
5 15 (6.44%) Change Control
5 15 (6.44%) Service Delivery
6 14 (6.01%) Load Balancing
7 12 (5.15%) Project Management
8 11 (4.72%) Network Management
9 10 (4.29%) Line Management
10 9 (3.86%) Migration
11 7 (3.00%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (3.00%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (2.58%) PRINCE2
12 6 (2.58%) Network Design
12 6 (2.58%) Information Security
13 5 (2.15%) Security Architecture
13 5 (2.15%) Service Management
13 5 (2.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.86%) VBScript
2 6 (2.58%) SQL
3 4 (1.72%) C
4 3 (1.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.86%) Java
5 2 (0.86%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 233 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (48.07%) CCNP
3 57 (24.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (21.03%) MCSE
5 21 (9.01%) CCIE
5 21 (9.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (8.58%) CCA
6 20 (8.58%) Citrix Certification
7 16 (6.87%) MCSA
7 16 (6.87%) Security Cleared
8 15 (6.44%) MCITP
8 15 (6.44%) Degree
9 13 (5.58%) CCDA
10 12 (5.15%) CCDP
10 12 (5.15%) JNCIA
10 12 (5.15%) JNCIS
10 12 (5.15%) CCSE
10 12 (5.15%) CCSA
11 10 (4.29%) SC Cleared
12 9 (3.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.30%) SLA
2 7 (3.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.86%) GPG13
System Software
1 38 (16.31%) vSphere
2 35 (15.02%) Active Directory
3 30 (12.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (8.58%) Hyper-V
5 15 (6.44%) XenApp
6 11 (4.72%) VMware ESX
7 10 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (4.29%) XenDesktop
8 7 (3.00%) vCloud
9 4 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.86%) Snort
10 2 (0.86%) Squid
11 1 (0.43%) XenServer
11 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (8.15%) Backup Exec
2 14 (6.01%) NetBackup
3 6 (2.58%) SCCM
4 4 (1.72%) Nagios
5 3 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.29%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.29%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.86%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.43%) Foglight
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 164 (70.39%) Cisco
2 70 (30.04%) VMware
3 61 (26.18%) CheckPoint
4 58 (24.89%) HP
5 52 (22.32%) Microsoft
6 50 (21.46%) Citrix
7 44 (18.88%) Juniper
8 24 (10.30%) NetApp
9 23 (9.87%) Symantec
10 15 (6.44%) Fortinet
10 15 (6.44%) Dell
11 14 (6.01%) Blue Coat
12 12 (5.15%) Remedy
12 12 (5.15%) SonicWALL
12 12 (5.15%) IBM
12 12 (5.15%) F5
13 11 (4.72%) Nokia
14 9 (3.86%) EMC
15 8 (3.43%) WatchGuard
16 7 (3.00%) Mitel
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Kidderminster
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Airwave
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago