Period
to 15 September 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 15 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
15 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 159 110
Rank change year-on-year +70 -49 +14
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 68 37 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.50% 0.98% 2.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.24% 2.94% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 51 33 79
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £71,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +3.23%

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 605 1,258 1,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 22.27% 33.34% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 512 703 748
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,575 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -

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 15 September 2019.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 68 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (85.29%) Firewall
3 51 (75.00%) Cisco
4 35 (51.47%) CCNP
5 28 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (39.71%) WAN
7 24 (35.29%) Wireless
7 24 (35.29%) Palo Alto
8 23 (33.82%) Load Balancing
9 22 (32.35%) ITIL
10 21 (30.88%) Data Centre
11 20 (29.41%) Virtual Team
12 19 (27.94%) Avaya
13 17 (25.00%) OSPF
14 16 (23.53%) Project Management
14 16 (23.53%) Mitel
14 16 (23.53%) Mentoring
15 15 (22.06%) Line Management
15 15 (22.06%) F5
16 14 (20.59%) Network Security
16 14 (20.59%) EIGRP
16 14 (20.59%) Windows
17 13 (19.12%) CheckPoint
17 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
18 12 (17.65%) Juniper
18 12 (17.65%) LAN
19 11 (16.18%) Finance
19 11 (16.18%) Windows Server
20 10 (14.71%) Service Delivery
21 9 (13.24%) Microsoft

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 (2.94%) IIS
1 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Office 365
2 5 (7.35%) Azure
3 4 (5.88%) AWS
3 4 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.94%) IaaS
5 2 (2.94%) PaaS
5 2 (2.94%) SaaS
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 58 (85.29%) Firewall
2 28 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
3 27 (39.71%) WAN
4 24 (35.29%) Wireless
5 17 (25.00%) OSPF
6 14 (20.59%) EIGRP
6 14 (20.59%) Network Security
7 12 (17.65%) LAN
8 8 (11.76%) VLAN
8 8 (11.76%) VoIP
9 7 (10.29%) DHCP
9 7 (10.29%) DNS
10 4 (5.88%) MPLS
10 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
10 4 (5.88%) VPN
11 3 (4.41%) BGP
11 3 (4.41%) RSVP
11 3 (4.41%) SAN
11 3 (4.41%) WLAN
12 2 (2.94%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.18%) Finance
3 4 (5.88%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.94%) Billing
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (63.24%) Network Engineer
2 16 (23.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) IT Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Principal Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Lead Network Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Network Team Leader
5 7 (10.29%) Team Leader
6 6 (8.82%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Network Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Provisioning Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Cisco Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Cisco Support
9 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Operations Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.88%) Data Centre
2 20 (29.41%) Virtual Team
3 8 (11.76%) Handset
4 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.82%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.41%) CCTV
6 3 (4.41%) Driving Licence
6 3 (4.41%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (4.41%) User Experience
7 1 (1.47%) EPoS
7 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Windows
2 11 (16.18%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.29%) Linux
4 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.82%) Windows 10
6 4 (5.88%) Unix
6 4 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.41%) HPUX
7 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.41%) Solaris
7 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) Load Balancing
2 22 (32.35%) ITIL
3 16 (23.53%) Mentoring
3 16 (23.53%) Project Management
4 15 (22.06%) Line Management
5 10 (14.71%) Service Delivery
6 9 (13.24%) Capacity Management
6 9 (13.24%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (13.24%) Network Architecture
7 8 (11.76%) Change Control
7 8 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 8 (11.76%) Network Design
7 8 (11.76%) Project Planning
7 8 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (11.76%) Technical Leadership
8 7 (10.29%) Incident Management
9 6 (8.82%) Presales
10 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure as Code
10 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (5.88%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.88%) Java
1 4 (5.88%) Python
1 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (51.47%) CCNP
3 9 (13.24%) CCDA
3 9 (13.24%) CCDP
4 6 (8.82%) MCSE
4 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.88%) RHCE
6 3 (4.41%) DBS Check
6 3 (4.41%) Degree
6 3 (4.41%) HNC
6 3 (4.41%) HND
6 3 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.41%) MCITP
6 3 (4.41%) MCSA
7 1 (1.47%) CCA
7 1 (1.47%) CCIE
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.47%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.47%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.88%) Puppet
1 4 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 51 (75.00%) Cisco
2 24 (35.29%) Palo Alto
3 19 (27.94%) Avaya
4 16 (23.53%) Mitel
5 15 (22.06%) F5
6 13 (19.12%) CheckPoint
7 12 (17.65%) Juniper
8 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
8 9 (13.24%) VMware
9 4 (5.88%) Oracle
10 3 (4.41%) Nokia
10 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.94%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.94%) HP
12 1 (1.47%) CA
12 1 (1.47%) Citrix
12 1 (1.47%) McAfee
12 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds