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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 119 147 122
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -25
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 104 59 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.97% 1.15% 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.77% 4.29% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 88 56 75
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
1339 1376 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.38% 26.81% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 1090 1178
Average salary £38,750 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.48% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,883
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 22 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 +14 51 £37,500 - 9
Warwickshire -10 12 £37,500 +7.14%
Staffordshire +9 8 £24,025 -11.01% 2
Worcestershire +5 7 £35,500 -12.88%
Shropshire - 6 £30,000 - 1
Solihull -2 5 £23,000 -45.88% 1
Wolverhampton - 4 £26,000 -
Coventry -11 3 £27,500 -47.61% 2
Walsall - 3 £32,500 -
Dudley - 1 £27,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £35,500 -
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 206 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 160 (77.67%) Cisco
3 122 (59.22%) Firewall
4 82 (39.81%) Windows
5 77 (37.38%) CCNP
6 69 (33.50%) WAN
7 65 (31.55%) LAN
8 59 (28.64%) VMware
9 55 (26.70%) VPN
10 54 (26.21%) Microsoft
11 41 (19.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 40 (19.42%) Cisco ASA
13 39 (18.93%) Windows Server 2008
13 39 (18.93%) Active Directory
13 39 (18.93%) DNS
14 38 (18.45%) Citrix
15 36 (17.48%) Telecoms
16 33 (16.02%) VoIP
16 33 (16.02%) Wireless
17 32 (15.53%) MCSE
18 31 (15.05%) SLA
18 31 (15.05%) CheckPoint
19 29 (14.08%) ITIL
20 28 (13.59%) HP
21 27 (13.11%) TCP/IP
21 27 (13.11%) IP Telephony
21 27 (13.11%) VLAN
22 26 (12.62%) MPLS
23 24 (11.65%) Windows Server 2012
24 23 (11.17%) vSphere

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (11.17%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.43%) Apache
5 4 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (8.25%) MS Office
2 12 (5.83%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 122 (59.22%) Firewall
2 69 (33.50%) WAN
3 65 (31.55%) LAN
4 55 (26.70%) VPN
5 40 (19.42%) Cisco ASA
6 39 (18.93%) DNS
7 33 (16.02%) VoIP
7 33 (16.02%) Wireless
8 27 (13.11%) TCP/IP
8 27 (13.11%) IP Telephony
8 27 (13.11%) VLAN
9 26 (12.62%) MPLS
10 22 (10.68%) OSPF
11 17 (8.25%) BGP
11 17 (8.25%) SAN
12 16 (7.77%) DHCP
13 14 (6.80%) DDNS
13 14 (6.80%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (5.34%) Network Security
15 10 (4.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 36 (17.48%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.34%) Finance
3 4 (1.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.46%) Electronics
4 3 (1.46%) Automotive
5 2 (0.97%) Banking
5 2 (0.97%) Legal
5 2 (0.97%) German Language
6 1 (0.49%) Marketing
6 1 (0.49%) Norwegian Language
6 1 (0.49%) Swedish Language
6 1 (0.49%) Finnish Language
6 1 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 79 (38.35%) Network Engineer
2 29 (14.08%) Support Engineer
3 28 (13.59%) Analyst
4 17 (8.25%) Network Analyst
5 12 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (4.85%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (4.85%) Network Support
7 9 (4.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (3.88%) Cisco Engineer
8 8 (3.88%) Consultant
8 8 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (3.40%) IP Engineer
9 7 (3.40%) Support Technician
9 7 (3.40%) Technical Specialist
10 6 (2.91%) Data Centre Technician
10 6 (2.91%) IT Support
11 5 (2.43%) Support Specialist
11 5 (2.43%) Technical Support
11 5 (2.43%) Help Desk Analyst
11 5 (2.43%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.46%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.40%) Blackberry
1 7 (3.40%) Clustering
1 7 (3.40%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (2.43%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (1.94%) Handset
4 3 (1.46%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.49%) DTV
6 1 (0.49%) GIS
6 1 (0.49%) Statistics
6 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 82 (39.81%) Windows
2 39 (18.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (11.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (10.19%) Linux
5 17 (8.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (4.85%) Windows 8
7 9 (4.37%) Ubuntu
8 7 (3.40%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (2.43%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.43%) Android
9 5 (2.43%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.97%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.97%) CentOS
11 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.49%) UNIX
12 1 (0.49%) Solaris
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.08%) ITIL
2 17 (8.25%) Service Delivery
3 15 (7.28%) Change Control
4 12 (5.83%) Network Design
5 10 (4.85%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (3.88%) Load Balancing
6 8 (3.88%) Project Planning
7 7 (3.40%) Project Management
7 7 (3.40%) Configuration Management
7 7 (3.40%) Incident Management
8 6 (2.91%) Mentoring
9 5 (2.43%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (2.43%) Capacity Management
10 4 (1.94%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (1.94%) TOGAF
10 4 (1.94%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (1.94%) Service Management
11 3 (1.46%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (1.46%) Line Management
11 3 (1.46%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.43%) VBScript
2 4 (1.94%) SQL
3 3 (1.46%) C
4 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 206 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (37.38%) CCNP
3 41 (19.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (15.53%) MCSE
5 22 (10.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (8.74%) MCITP
7 14 (6.80%) MCSA
7 14 (6.80%) Security Cleared
8 10 (4.85%) Degree
8 10 (4.85%) MCTS
9 8 (3.88%) SC Cleared
9 8 (3.88%) CCSE
9 8 (3.88%) CCDP
10 7 (3.40%) CCSA
10 7 (3.40%) JNCIA
11 5 (2.43%) CCENT
12 4 (1.94%) CCA
12 4 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (1.46%) CCDA
14 2 (0.97%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.05%) SLA
2 14 (6.80%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (18.93%) Active Directory
2 23 (11.17%) vSphere
3 20 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.85%) VMware ESX
5 8 (3.88%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.40%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.43%) Terminal Server
7 5 (2.43%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.46%) XenApp
9 2 (0.97%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (3.88%) Nagios
2 4 (1.94%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.46%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.46%) SCCM
4 2 (0.97%) SCOM
4 2 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.49%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.49%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.49%) Ionix
5 1 (0.49%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.49%) Foglight
5 1 (0.49%) WSUS
5 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.49%) Nessus
Vendors
1 160 (77.67%) Cisco
2 59 (28.64%) VMware
3 54 (26.21%) Microsoft
4 38 (18.45%) Citrix
5 31 (15.05%) CheckPoint
6 28 (13.59%) HP
7 23 (11.17%) Juniper
8 12 (5.83%) F5
9 10 (4.85%) Avaya
10 9 (4.37%) SonicWALL
11 8 (3.88%) Brocade
11 8 (3.88%) Mitel
11 8 (3.88%) NetApp
12 6 (2.91%) Dell
12 6 (2.91%) Riverbed
13 5 (2.43%) Symantec
13 5 (2.43%) WatchGuard
14 4 (1.94%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.94%) SAP
14 4 (1.94%) SolarWinds
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 per annum + (+20% bonuses)
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 per annum + (up to 20%)
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Qualification Allowance + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: 34k to 36.50k per year GBP
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago