Period
to 25 March 2019

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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 111 137 122
Rank change year-on-year +26 -15 -33
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 72 56 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.23% 1.50% 1.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.50% 5.44% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 60 38 59
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% -8.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,800 £28,750 £30,400
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £53,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.50% -4.38% -5.88%

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 960 1,029 1,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.79% 27.58% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 553 616 699
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £77,400 £68,750 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 March 2019.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, 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 72 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (79.17%) Cisco
3 54 (75.00%) Firewall
4 41 (56.94%) ITIL
5 34 (47.22%) CCNP
6 29 (40.28%) Load Balancing
7 27 (37.50%) Wireless
8 25 (34.72%) Palo Alto
9 23 (31.94%) VoIP
10 22 (30.56%) Service Delivery
10 22 (30.56%) VLAN
11 21 (29.17%) Data Centre
12 20 (27.78%) WAN
13 19 (26.39%) Incident Management
14 18 (25.00%) Telecoms
14 18 (25.00%) Avaya
15 17 (23.61%) Finance
15 17 (23.61%) Mentoring
16 16 (22.22%) Change Control
16 16 (22.22%) Handset
16 16 (22.22%) Mitel
16 16 (22.22%) Project Planning
16 16 (22.22%) Configuration Management
17 15 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
18 14 (19.44%) Project Management
18 14 (19.44%) Virtual Team
19 13 (18.06%) VMware
20 12 (16.67%) Network Security
20 12 (16.67%) Fortinet
20 12 (16.67%) CheckPoint

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 6 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (1.39%) IIS
2 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (75.00%) Firewall
2 27 (37.50%) Wireless
3 23 (31.94%) VoIP
4 22 (30.56%) VLAN
5 20 (27.78%) WAN
6 15 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (16.67%) Network Security
8 10 (13.89%) LAN
9 7 (9.72%) DHCP
9 7 (9.72%) DNS
10 6 (8.33%) EIGRP
11 5 (6.94%) OSPF
12 3 (4.17%) MPLS
13 2 (2.78%) Internet
13 2 (2.78%) Junos
13 2 (2.78%) SAN
13 2 (2.78%) Sourcefire
13 2 (2.78%) VPN
13 2 (2.78%) WLAN
14 1 (1.39%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 17 (23.61%) Finance
3 7 (9.72%) Billing
4 6 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (9.72%) Network Manager
3 6 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (6.94%) Analyst
4 5 (6.94%) Consultant
4 5 (6.94%) Network Security Consultant
4 5 (6.94%) Security Consultant
5 4 (5.56%) Network Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Network Consultant
5 4 (5.56%) Network Operations Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Security Engineer
7 2 (2.78%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (2.78%) Cisco Security Consultant
7 2 (2.78%) Operations Manager
7 2 (2.78%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 16 (22.22%) Handset
3 14 (19.44%) Virtual Team
4 10 (13.89%) Management Information System
5 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
1 8 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) ITIL
2 29 (40.28%) Load Balancing
3 22 (30.56%) Service Delivery
4 19 (26.39%) Incident Management
5 17 (23.61%) Mentoring
6 16 (22.22%) Change Control
6 16 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 16 (22.22%) Project Planning
7 14 (19.44%) Project Management
8 12 (16.67%) IT Strategy
9 9 (12.50%) Change Management
9 9 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (11.11%) Problem Management
11 7 (9.72%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (8.33%) Business Continuity
12 6 (8.33%) Line Management
12 6 (8.33%) Service Management
12 6 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) Java
1 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.39%) Python
1 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (47.22%) CCNP
3 8 (11.11%) MCSE
3 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (9.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (8.33%) CISM
5 6 (8.33%) CISSP
6 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.56%) CCDA
8 3 (4.17%) CREST Certified
9 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.39%) CCA
10 1 (1.39%) CCIE
10 1 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.39%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.39%) MCITP
10 1 (1.39%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) SLA
2 8 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.56%) VMware NSX
3 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) Puppet
2 1 (1.39%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 57 (79.17%) Cisco
2 25 (34.72%) Palo Alto
3 18 (25.00%) Avaya
4 16 (22.22%) Mitel
5 13 (18.06%) VMware
6 12 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 12 (16.67%) F5
6 12 (16.67%) Fortinet
7 8 (11.11%) HP
7 8 (11.11%) SolarWinds
8 6 (8.33%) Dell
8 6 (8.33%) Juniper
8 6 (8.33%) McAfee
9 4 (5.56%) Meraki
9 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.39%) Citrix
10 1 (1.39%) Huawei
10 1 (1.39%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle
10 1 (1.39%) Veeam