Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 120 121
Rank change year-on-year -37 +1 -35
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 32 85 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.88% 2.24% 2.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.69% 8.83% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29 72 81
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -9.09%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £58,750 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%

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 1,189 963 1,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.55% 25.38% 30.01%
Number of salaries quoted 690 710 960
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £24,988 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £72,625
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% -

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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (68.75%) Firewall
3 20 (62.50%) Cisco
4 19 (59.38%) WAN
5 17 (53.13%) Windows
6 15 (46.88%) VMware
7 14 (43.75%) ITIL
8 13 (40.63%) CCNP
9 12 (37.50%) LAN
9 12 (37.50%) VPN
9 12 (37.50%) Wireless
9 12 (37.50%) Windows Server
10 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
10 11 (34.38%) MPLS
10 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
11 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
11 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
11 10 (31.25%) HP
11 10 (31.25%) Meraki
11 10 (31.25%) F5
11 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 9 (28.13%) Cisco Firepower
12 9 (28.13%) Cisco Wireless
12 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
12 9 (28.13%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (28.13%) SolarWinds
12 9 (28.13%) Network Management
13 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (25.00%) MCSE

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 4 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (68.75%) Firewall
2 19 (59.38%) WAN
3 12 (37.50%) LAN
3 12 (37.50%) VPN
3 12 (37.50%) Wireless
4 11 (34.38%) MPLS
5 9 (28.13%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (28.13%) Cisco Firepower
5 9 (28.13%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (21.88%) VLAN
7 6 (18.75%) OSPF
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (15.63%) DHCP
8 5 (15.63%) DNS
8 5 (15.63%) Software-Defined Networking
8 5 (15.63%) TACACS
8 5 (15.63%) VoIP
9 4 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (12.50%) VPLS
10 3 (9.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Billing
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Network Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Project Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Network Manager
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.13%) COM
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.25%) Fintech
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.88%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
3 9 (28.13%) Network Management
3 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
4 7 (21.88%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
5 5 (15.63%) Network Architecture
5 5 (15.63%) Time Management
6 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 4 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (12.50%) Release Management
7 3 (9.38%) Availability Management
7 3 (9.38%) Change Management
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.38%) High Availability
7 3 (9.38%) IT Strategy
7 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
7 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) R
2 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (40.63%) CCNP
3 8 (25.00%) MCSE
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (12.50%) CISM
5 4 (12.50%) CISSP
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
6 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.25%) CCDA
7 2 (6.25%) MCITP
8 1 (3.13%) Degree
8 1 (3.13%) RHCE
8 1 (3.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
2 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (3.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) QRadar
1 5 (15.63%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (12.50%) Nagios
2 4 (12.50%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco
2 15 (46.88%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) F5
3 10 (31.25%) HP
3 10 (31.25%) Meraki
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (28.13%) SolarWinds
5 5 (15.63%) Tripwire
6 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 4 (12.50%) Dell
6 4 (12.50%) Juniper
7 2 (6.25%) Draytek
7 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
7 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.25%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.13%) Avaya
8 1 (3.13%) Huawei
8 1 (3.13%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.13%) Veeam