Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 115 116
Rank change year-on-year -32 +1 -23
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 49 68 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.32% 1.84% 1.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.59% 7.27% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 38 53 70
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +21.02% -1.88%
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,900 £28,950
90th Percentile £54,875 £55,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% -2.38% +19.57%

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 1,068 935 1,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 28.79% 25.25% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 585 644 876
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,850 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +8.75% -3.61% +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 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (89.80%) Cisco
3 39 (79.59%) Firewall
4 35 (71.43%) WAN
5 28 (57.14%) LAN
5 28 (57.14%) ITIL
6 26 (53.06%) CheckPoint
7 25 (51.02%) MPLS
7 25 (51.02%) F5
8 24 (48.98%) Wireless
9 23 (46.94%) Data Centre
10 22 (44.90%) CCNP
11 21 (42.86%) Juniper
12 20 (40.82%) Service Delivery
12 20 (40.82%) Cisco Wireless
13 19 (38.78%) Windows
14 18 (36.73%) HP
14 18 (36.73%) SolarWinds
15 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (32.65%) VMware
16 15 (30.61%) Load Balancing
17 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
17 13 (26.53%) WLAN
17 13 (26.53%) Network Architecture
17 13 (26.53%) Fortinet
17 13 (26.53%) Presales
17 13 (26.53%) Self-Motivation
18 12 (24.49%) VPN
19 11 (22.45%) OSPF
19 11 (22.45%) Linux

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 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (79.59%) Firewall
2 35 (71.43%) WAN
3 28 (57.14%) LAN
4 25 (51.02%) MPLS
5 24 (48.98%) Wireless
6 20 (40.82%) Cisco Wireless
7 13 (26.53%) WLAN
8 12 (24.49%) VPN
9 11 (22.45%) OSPF
10 10 (20.41%) TACACS
10 10 (20.41%) VLAN
11 9 (18.37%) Cisco Firepower
11 9 (18.37%) Software-Defined Networking
12 8 (16.33%) Internet
13 7 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (10.20%) SAN
14 5 (10.20%) SSL
15 4 (8.16%) IPsec
15 4 (8.16%) VoIP
16 3 (6.12%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Network Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Consultant
3 11 (22.45%) Cisco Consultant
4 9 (18.37%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 9 (18.37%) Network Consultant
4 9 (18.37%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Support
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) COM
1 2 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.94%) Data Centre
2 13 (26.53%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (18.37%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.08%) Fintech
5 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 11 (22.45%) Linux
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) ITIL
2 20 (40.82%) Service Delivery
3 15 (30.61%) Load Balancing
4 13 (26.53%) Network Architecture
4 13 (26.53%) Presales
5 9 (18.37%) Change Management
5 9 (18.37%) Line Management
5 9 (18.37%) Network Management
5 9 (18.37%) Network Virtualisation
6 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.12%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.08%) Data Management
8 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.08%) IT Strategy
8 2 (4.08%) Release Management
8 2 (4.08%) Service Management
8 2 (4.08%) Use Case
8 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (44.90%) CCNP
3 7 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (14.29%) MCSE
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (12.24%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (10.20%) MCITP
6 4 (8.16%) CCDA
7 2 (4.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (4.08%) CCDP
7 2 (4.08%) CCIP
7 2 (4.08%) CCSA
7 2 (4.08%) CCSP
7 2 (4.08%) CIPD
7 2 (4.08%) CISSP
7 2 (4.08%) Degree
8 1 (2.04%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) QRadar
1 9 (18.37%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 44 (89.80%) Cisco
2 26 (53.06%) CheckPoint
3 25 (51.02%) F5
4 21 (42.86%) Juniper
5 18 (36.73%) HP
5 18 (36.73%) SolarWinds
6 16 (32.65%) VMware
7 13 (26.53%) Fortinet
7 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
8 10 (20.41%) Huawei
8 10 (20.41%) Meraki
9 9 (18.37%) Brocade
9 9 (18.37%) Tripwire
10 3 (6.12%) Capita
11 1 (2.04%) Aerohive Networks
11 1 (2.04%) Aruba
11 1 (2.04%) Mitel
11 1 (2.04%) Palo Alto
11 1 (2.04%) Ruckus Wireless
11 1 (2.04%) WatchGuard