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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 146 131 143
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 54 71 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.08% 1.40% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.14% 4.85% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 50 66 44
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1304 1465 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.14% 28.83% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1201 970
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +18 15 £33,750 +25.00%
Birmingham -31 13 £35,000 -10.25% 1
Staffordshire -2 11 £24,750 -17.50%
Solihull -3 6 £40,000 +11.11%
Coventry +11 5 £50,000 +85.18%
Worcestershire +2 2 £40,000 +2.56%
Sutton Coldfield +11 1 £22,000 -18.51%
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 -
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England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (68.94%) Cisco
3 63 (47.73%) WAN
4 55 (41.67%) LAN
4 55 (41.67%) Firewall
5 51 (38.64%) CCNP
6 50 (37.88%) Windows
7 48 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 43 (32.58%) VMware
9 40 (30.30%) MS Exchange
10 39 (29.55%) MCSE
11 35 (26.52%) Active Directory
12 32 (24.24%) VPN
13 30 (22.73%) Microsoft
14 28 (21.21%) Wireless
15 25 (18.94%) MPLS
15 25 (18.94%) SLA
16 22 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
17 21 (15.91%) SAN
17 21 (15.91%) TCP/IP
17 21 (15.91%) VoIP
18 20 (15.15%) Linux
18 20 (15.15%) DHCP
18 20 (15.15%) DNS
18 20 (15.15%) OSPF
19 19 (14.39%) Citrix
19 19 (14.39%) ITIL
19 19 (14.39%) Load Balancing
20 18 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
21 17 (12.88%) BGP

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 40 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (9.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.03%) Apache
6 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.52%) IIS
7 2 (1.52%) Lync
8 1 (0.76%) Site Server
8 1 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (9.85%) MS Office
2 11 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (47.73%) WAN
2 55 (41.67%) LAN
2 55 (41.67%) Firewall
3 32 (24.24%) VPN
4 28 (21.21%) Wireless
5 25 (18.94%) MPLS
6 21 (15.91%) TCP/IP
6 21 (15.91%) SAN
6 21 (15.91%) VoIP
7 20 (15.15%) DHCP
7 20 (15.15%) DNS
7 20 (15.15%) OSPF
8 17 (12.88%) BGP
9 13 (9.85%) VLAN
10 11 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (6.06%) ISDN
11 8 (6.06%) IPsec
12 7 (5.30%) IP Telephony
12 7 (5.30%) X.21
12 7 (5.30%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (0.76%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Subversion
1 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 12 (9.09%) Finance
2 7 (5.30%) Retail
3 6 (4.55%) Games
4 4 (3.03%) Law
5 3 (2.27%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Local Government
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (22.73%) Analyst
2 24 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 19 (14.39%) Network Analyst
4 13 (9.85%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (7.58%) Architect
6 10 (7.58%) Network Support
6 10 (7.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 9 (6.82%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (6.06%) Senior Network Analyst
8 8 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (5.30%) NOC Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (5.30%) Administrator
9 7 (5.30%) Technical Architect
9 7 (5.30%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.30%) Systems Support
10 6 (4.55%) Consultant
10 6 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.52%) LAMP
2 1 (0.76%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.61%) Statistics
2 7 (5.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.27%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.52%) Clustering
5 2 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.76%) CESG
6 1 (0.76%) CCTV
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 50 (37.88%) Windows
2 22 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (15.15%) Linux
4 9 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (6.82%) UNIX
5 5 (3.79%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.27%) SUSE
7 3 (2.27%) Debian
8 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.52%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.52%) CentOS
9 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.39%) ITIL
1 19 (14.39%) Load Balancing
2 15 (11.36%) Service Delivery
3 12 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 10 (7.58%) Network Management
6 8 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.30%) Change Management
8 6 (4.55%) Data Protection
8 6 (4.55%) Business Continuity
8 6 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (3.79%) Asset Management
9 5 (3.79%) Network Design
9 5 (3.79%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.03%) PRINCE
10 4 (3.03%) Information Security
10 4 (3.03%) Fault Management
10 4 (3.03%) QMS
10 4 (3.03%) Business Development
11 3 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.06%) SQL
2 3 (2.27%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.52%) Perl
4 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 132 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (38.64%) CCNP
3 48 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (29.55%) MCSE
5 16 (12.12%) MCITP
6 12 (9.09%) MCTS
7 10 (7.58%) MCP
8 9 (6.82%) MCSA
8 9 (6.82%) Security Cleared
9 8 (6.06%) Degree
9 8 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (4.55%) SC Cleared
10 6 (4.55%) CCIE
10 6 (4.55%) CCVP
11 5 (3.79%) A+ Certification
12 4 (3.03%) CCSA
12 4 (3.03%) CCSP
13 3 (2.27%) CCDA
13 3 (2.27%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (18.94%) SLA
2 7 (5.30%) ISO 9001
3 5 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (26.52%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.85%) vSphere
3 10 (7.58%) VMware ESX
4 9 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (5.30%) Terminal Server
6 6 (4.55%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.79%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.52%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.76%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.76%) vCloud
10 1 (0.76%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (6.06%) Netcool
2 7 (5.30%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.27%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.52%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.52%) SCOM
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.76%) SCCM
5 1 (0.76%) Puppet
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 91 (68.94%) Cisco
2 43 (32.58%) VMware
3 30 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 19 (14.39%) Citrix
5 17 (12.88%) CheckPoint
5 17 (12.88%) Juniper
6 10 (7.58%) HP
7 9 (6.82%) F5
8 8 (6.06%) IBM
8 8 (6.06%) NetApp
9 6 (4.55%) Avaya
10 5 (3.79%) Nortel
11 4 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks
11 4 (3.03%) Dell
11 4 (3.03%) EMC
12 3 (2.27%) WatchGuard
12 3 (2.27%) Blue Coat
12 3 (2.27%) Lumension
12 3 (2.27%) Aruba
12 3 (2.27%) Acronis
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 per Annum
Posted: 12 days ago