Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 112 118
Rank change year-on-year -48 +6 -24
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 39 88 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.00% 2.26% 2.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.04% 8.64% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31 79 73
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,900
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +10.81%

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 1,285 1,018 1,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.10% 26.12% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 704 757 911
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -6.59%
10th Percentile £24,913 £25,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,000 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,591 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.17% +1.48% -

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (79.49%) Cisco
3 26 (66.67%) WAN
3 26 (66.67%) Firewall
4 20 (51.28%) Windows
5 19 (48.72%) ITIL
6 18 (46.15%) VMware
6 18 (46.15%) Data Centre
7 17 (43.59%) Service Delivery
7 17 (43.59%) LAN
8 16 (41.03%) HP
8 16 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (38.46%) F5
9 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 15 (38.46%) CCNP
10 14 (35.90%) VPN
11 13 (33.33%) Wireless
12 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
12 12 (30.77%) MPLS
12 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
13 11 (28.21%) Meraki
14 10 (25.64%) Cisco Wireless
14 10 (25.64%) Network Management
14 10 (25.64%) SolarWinds
14 10 (25.64%) Cisco Firepower
14 10 (25.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (25.64%) CheckPoint
14 10 (25.64%) Linux
14 10 (25.64%) 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 2 (5.13%) Apache
1 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (66.67%) Firewall
1 26 (66.67%) WAN
2 17 (43.59%) LAN
3 14 (35.90%) VPN
4 13 (33.33%) Wireless
5 12 (30.77%) MPLS
6 10 (25.64%) Cisco Firepower
6 10 (25.64%) Cisco Wireless
7 9 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (23.08%) OSPF
7 9 (23.08%) VLAN
8 8 (20.51%) Software-Defined Networking
8 8 (20.51%) TACACS
9 5 (12.82%) Internet
9 5 (12.82%) SAN
9 5 (12.82%) SSL
9 5 (12.82%) VoIP
10 4 (10.26%) IPsec
11 3 (7.69%) DNS
11 3 (7.69%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (5.13%) Banking
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Cisco Consultant
1 9 (23.08%) Consultant
1 9 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Network Consultant
3 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Support
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) COM
1 2 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (5.13%) Spring
2 1 (2.56%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 8 (20.51%) Driving Licence
3 6 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.13%) Fintech
5 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.64%) Linux
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) ITIL
2 17 (43.59%) Service Delivery
3 10 (25.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (25.64%) Load Balancing
3 10 (25.64%) Network Management
4 9 (23.08%) Network Architecture
5 8 (20.51%) Presales
6 5 (12.82%) Line Management
6 5 (12.82%) Network Virtualisation
6 5 (12.82%) Project Management
7 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 3 (7.69%) IT Strategy
8 3 (7.69%) Time Management
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.13%) Data Management
9 2 (5.13%) High Availability
9 2 (5.13%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (5.13%) Release Management
9 2 (5.13%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) R
2 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (38.46%) CCNP
3 10 (25.64%) MCSE
3 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (10.26%) MCITP
6 3 (7.69%) CCDA
6 3 (7.69%) CISSP
6 3 (7.69%) Degree
6 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.13%) CIPD
7 2 (5.13%) CISM
7 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.56%) CCDP
8 1 (2.56%) CCIP
8 1 (2.56%) CCSA
8 1 (2.56%) CCSP
8 1 (2.56%) CWNA
8 1 (2.56%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) QRadar
1 8 (20.51%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (5.13%) Nagios
2 2 (5.13%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Cisco
2 18 (46.15%) VMware
3 16 (41.03%) HP
4 15 (38.46%) F5
4 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 11 (28.21%) Meraki
6 10 (25.64%) CheckPoint
6 10 (25.64%) SolarWinds
7 8 (20.51%) Tripwire
8 7 (17.95%) Fortinet
8 7 (17.95%) Juniper
9 6 (15.38%) Huawei
10 5 (12.82%) Brocade
11 2 (5.13%) Capita
11 2 (5.13%) Dell
11 2 (5.13%) Draytek
11 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
11 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
12 1 (2.56%) Nimble Storage
12 1 (2.56%) Ruckus Wireless