Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 121 89
Rank change year-on-year -6 -32 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 59 80 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.62% 1.94% 2.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.34% 7.14% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 43 59 99
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £28,550 £31,250 £24,400
90th Percentile £51,750 £53,000 £53,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.06% -1.25% +6.67%

CCNA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 930 1,121 1,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.51% 27.24% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 589 746 819
Birmingham median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,050 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Birmingham

CCNA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNA in Birmingham.

Salary trend for CCNA in Birmingham

CCNA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing CCNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 59 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (91.53%) Firewall
3 47 (79.66%) Cisco
4 43 (72.88%) WAN
5 36 (61.02%) LAN
6 34 (57.63%) Juniper
7 29 (49.15%) CheckPoint
8 26 (44.07%) ITIL
9 25 (42.37%) MPLS
10 24 (40.68%) CCNP
11 22 (37.29%) Data Centre
12 21 (35.59%) F5
12 21 (35.59%) Windows
12 21 (35.59%) Wireless
13 19 (32.20%) WLAN
14 18 (30.51%) VMware
14 18 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
15 17 (28.81%) Cisco Wireless
16 16 (27.12%) Windows Server
17 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
18 14 (23.73%) SAN
18 14 (23.73%) HP
18 14 (23.73%) Finance
18 14 (23.73%) SolarWinds
18 14 (23.73%) VMware ESXi
19 13 (22.03%) Service Delivery
19 13 (22.03%) Fortinet
19 13 (22.03%) Load Balancing

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.08%) Apache
2 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (91.53%) Firewall
2 43 (72.88%) WAN
3 36 (61.02%) LAN
4 25 (42.37%) MPLS
5 21 (35.59%) Wireless
6 19 (32.20%) WLAN
7 17 (28.81%) Cisco Wireless
8 14 (23.73%) SAN
9 12 (20.34%) IPsec
10 11 (18.64%) SSL
10 11 (18.64%) VoIP
11 8 (13.56%) Internet
11 8 (13.56%) OSPF
12 7 (11.86%) BGP
12 7 (11.86%) VPN
13 5 (8.47%) TACACS
14 4 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (6.78%) EIGRP
14 4 (6.78%) Ethernet
14 4 (6.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) Technical Specialist
4 10 (16.95%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (13.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 8 (13.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Cisco Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Network Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Network Support
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Network Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Network Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) NOC Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Information Specialist
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Clustering
3 3 (5.08%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.08%) Handset
4 2 (3.39%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
5 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.59%) Windows
2 16 (27.12%) Windows Server
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (13.56%) Linux
5 4 (6.78%) CentOS
6 2 (3.39%) Unix
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) ITIL
2 13 (22.03%) Load Balancing
2 13 (22.03%) Service Delivery
3 12 (20.34%) Business Continuity
3 12 (20.34%) Business Continuity Planning
3 12 (20.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (18.64%) Change Management
4 11 (18.64%) Network Design
4 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
5 10 (16.95%) Line Management
5 10 (16.95%) Network Virtualisation
5 10 (16.95%) Project Management
6 9 (15.25%) BCP
6 9 (15.25%) Contingency Planning
6 9 (15.25%) IT Strategy
6 9 (15.25%) Six Sigma
6 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (15.25%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (11.86%) Network Architecture
8 5 (8.47%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
1 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (40.68%) CCNP
3 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (18.64%) MCSE
5 6 (10.17%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (6.78%) MCSA
7 3 (5.08%) CISSP
8 2 (3.39%) CEH
8 2 (3.39%) CISM
8 2 (3.39%) GCIA
8 2 (3.39%) GCIH
8 2 (3.39%) GIAC
8 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.39%) MCITP
8 2 (3.39%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (3.39%) SANS
9 1 (1.69%) CCDA
9 1 (1.69%) CCIP
9 1 (1.69%) CCSA
9 1 (1.69%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (15.25%) COBIT
3 5 (8.47%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
3 14 (23.73%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) QRadar
2 3 (5.08%) vCenter Server
2 3 (5.08%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (3.39%) Netcool
4 1 (1.69%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 47 (79.66%) Cisco
2 34 (57.63%) Juniper
3 29 (49.15%) CheckPoint
4 21 (35.59%) F5
5 18 (30.51%) VMware
6 14 (23.73%) HP
6 14 (23.73%) SolarWinds
7 13 (22.03%) Fortinet
8 11 (18.64%) Huawei
9 10 (16.95%) Brocade
10 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
11 4 (6.78%) Meraki
11 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
12 3 (5.08%) Capita
12 3 (5.08%) Tripwire
13 2 (3.39%) Aerohive Networks
13 2 (3.39%) Aruba
14 1 (1.69%) AlienVault
14 1 (1.69%) Extreme Networks
14 1 (1.69%) Splunk