Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 120 125
Rank change year-on-year -25 +5 -46
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 41 81 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.15% 2.13% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.64% 8.30% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40 64 72
Birmingham median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,125 £57,238 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% -3.85% +2.63%

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 1,127 976 1,346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.70% 25.62% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 643 708 875
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -1.16%
10th Percentile £26,050 £26,250 £24,349
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,429 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (65.85%) Cisco
2 27 (65.85%) Firewall
3 19 (46.34%) CCNP
4 14 (34.15%) ITIL
4 14 (34.15%) VoIP
4 14 (34.15%) WAN
4 14 (34.15%) Wireless
5 12 (29.27%) Service Delivery
6 10 (24.39%) Project Management
6 10 (24.39%) Windows
6 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
7 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (21.95%) Load Balancing
7 9 (21.95%) VLAN
7 9 (21.95%) HP
7 9 (21.95%) MPLS
8 8 (19.51%) VMware
8 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
8 8 (19.51%) VPN
8 8 (19.51%) MCSE
8 8 (19.51%) F5
8 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
9 7 (17.07%) Palo Alto
9 7 (17.07%) Meraki
9 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
9 7 (17.07%) SolarWinds

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 (14.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (65.85%) Firewall
2 14 (34.15%) VoIP
2 14 (34.15%) WAN
2 14 (34.15%) Wireless
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (21.95%) MPLS
4 9 (21.95%) VLAN
5 8 (19.51%) VPN
6 7 (17.07%) DHCP
6 7 (17.07%) DNS
6 7 (17.07%) LAN
6 7 (17.07%) Network Security
7 5 (12.20%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (12.20%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (12.20%) Internet
8 4 (9.76%) Cisco Firepower
8 4 (9.76%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (9.76%) VPLS
9 3 (7.32%) ADSL
9 3 (7.32%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (14.63%) Retail
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Billing
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Network Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Security Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Network Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Project Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Network Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Network Support
7 2 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Spring
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
3 6 (14.63%) Handset
4 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
1 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) ITIL
2 12 (29.27%) Service Delivery
3 10 (24.39%) Project Management
4 9 (21.95%) Load Balancing
5 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
6 7 (17.07%) Time Management
7 6 (14.63%) Change Control
7 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
7 6 (14.63%) Project Planning
8 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity
8 5 (12.20%) Change Management
8 5 (12.20%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
8 5 (12.20%) IT Strategy
8 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
8 5 (12.20%) Release Management
9 4 (9.76%) Availability Management
9 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (9.76%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.44%) Python
1 1 (2.44%) R
1 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (46.34%) CCNP
3 8 (19.51%) MCSE
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (17.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (14.63%) CISM
5 6 (14.63%) CISSP
6 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.44%) Degree
8 1 (2.44%) RHCE
8 1 (2.44%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) SLA
2 6 (14.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.44%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (9.76%) Nagios
2 4 (9.76%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Cisco
2 9 (21.95%) HP
3 8 (19.51%) F5
3 8 (19.51%) VMware
4 7 (17.07%) Avaya
4 7 (17.07%) Juniper
4 7 (17.07%) Meraki
4 7 (17.07%) Palo Alto
4 7 (17.07%) SolarWinds
5 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
5 6 (14.63%) Dell
5 6 (14.63%) Mitel
6 4 (9.76%) Fortinet
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.32%) Draytek
7 3 (7.32%) SonicWALL
8 2 (4.88%) Huawei
8 2 (4.88%) McAfee
9 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.44%) Veeam