Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 118 115
Rank change year-on-year -84 -3 +59
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 224 387 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.49% 2.44% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.55% 10.66% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 182 348 380
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.84% +1.88% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,775 £26,250 £26,225
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +2.47%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,420 3,632 4,775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 22.77% 22.90% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,367 2,787 3,611
Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,460 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £63,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £46,912
% change year-on-year +8.89% -4.07% +4.25%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in the Midlands

CCNA
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNA in the Midlands.

Salary trend for CCNA in the Midlands

CCNA
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNA in the Midlands

CCNA
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +4 111 £40,000 - 20
West Midlands -109 111 £40,000 -4.76% 19
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 Midlands region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 224 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 164 (73.21%) Cisco
3 143 (63.84%) CCNP
4 125 (55.80%) WAN
5 123 (54.91%) Firewall
6 122 (54.46%) LAN
7 81 (36.16%) ITIL
8 74 (33.04%) Windows
9 72 (32.14%) Active Directory
10 71 (31.70%) VMware
11 69 (30.80%) Wireless
12 55 (24.55%) VMware Infrastructure
12 55 (24.55%) Data Centre
13 54 (24.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 52 (23.21%) Juniper
15 49 (21.88%) Windows Server
16 48 (21.43%) MPLS
17 46 (20.54%) Microsoft
18 44 (19.64%) MCSE
19 40 (17.86%) HP
19 40 (17.86%) CheckPoint
20 38 (16.96%) VPN
20 38 (16.96%) DNS
21 37 (16.52%) MCSA
22 35 (15.63%) VLAN
23 34 (15.18%) Hyper-V
23 34 (15.18%) F5
24 33 (14.73%) VoIP
24 33 (14.73%) SAN
25 32 (14.29%) OSPF

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 21 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.23%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.79%) IIS
3 4 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (11.16%) Office 365
3 8 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.34%) SaaS
5 1 (0.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 125 (55.80%) WAN
2 123 (54.91%) Firewall
3 122 (54.46%) LAN
4 69 (30.80%) Wireless
5 48 (21.43%) MPLS
6 38 (16.96%) DNS
6 38 (16.96%) VPN
7 35 (15.63%) VLAN
8 33 (14.73%) SAN
8 33 (14.73%) VoIP
9 32 (14.29%) OSPF
10 30 (13.39%) DHCP
10 30 (13.39%) WLAN
11 25 (11.16%) Cisco Wireless
12 23 (10.27%) BGP
12 23 (10.27%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (10.27%) Unified Communications
13 22 (9.82%) Internet
14 19 (8.48%) Ethernet
15 18 (8.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (9.38%) Retail
2 18 (8.04%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.70%) Finance
4 14 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.79%) Marketing
6 2 (0.89%) Advertising
6 2 (0.89%) Back Office
6 2 (0.89%) French Language
6 2 (0.89%) German Language
6 2 (0.89%) Polish Language
6 2 (0.89%) Russian Language
6 2 (0.89%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (38.39%) Network Engineer
2 46 (20.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (13.84%) Cisco Engineer
4 28 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 24 (10.71%) IT Engineer
6 16 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 16 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (6.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 15 (6.70%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
9 12 (5.36%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (5.36%) Network Manager
10 11 (4.91%) Consultant
10 11 (4.91%) Network Support
11 10 (4.46%) Analyst
11 10 (4.46%) Voice Engineer
12 9 (4.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 9 (4.02%) Administrator
12 9 (4.02%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.79%) .NET
1 4 (1.79%) Ajax
1 4 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (1.79%) CSS
1 4 (1.79%) Entity Framework
1 4 (1.79%) HTML
1 4 (1.79%) jQuery
1 4 (1.79%) WCF
1 4 (1.79%) Web Services
2 3 (1.34%) LDAP
3 1 (0.45%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 55 (24.55%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.93%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (4.46%) NHS
4 9 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.02%) Driving Licence
5 7 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.68%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.89%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.89%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.45%) AS400
8 1 (0.45%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 74 (33.04%) Windows
2 49 (21.88%) Windows Server
3 26 (11.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (9.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (5.36%) Linux
6 10 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.57%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.79%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.89%) Unix
9 2 (0.89%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (36.16%) ITIL
2 27 (12.05%) Service Delivery
3 22 (9.82%) Network Management
4 19 (8.48%) Network Architecture
5 18 (8.04%) Network Monitoring
5 18 (8.04%) Presales
6 17 (7.59%) Load Balancing
6 17 (7.59%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (5.80%) Change Management
7 13 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (5.80%) Line Management
7 13 (5.80%) PRINCE2
8 12 (5.36%) Network Virtualisation
8 12 (5.36%) Project Management
9 11 (4.91%) Matrix Organization
10 10 (4.46%) ITIL V3
10 10 (4.46%) Matrix Management
11 9 (4.02%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (4.02%) Network Design
11 9 (4.02%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.68%) SQL
2 4 (1.79%) C#
2 4 (1.79%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.79%) PowerShell
2 4 (1.79%) Python
2 4 (1.79%) VB
2 4 (1.79%) VBScript
3 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 224 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 143 (63.84%) CCNP
3 54 (24.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (19.64%) MCSE
5 37 (16.52%) MCSA
6 18 (8.04%) Degree
7 16 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (5.80%) MCP
9 9 (4.02%) CCA
9 9 (4.02%) CISSP
9 9 (4.02%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (4.02%) Computer Science Degree
9 9 (4.02%) MCITP
9 9 (4.02%) VCP5
10 8 (3.57%) Check Point Certification
10 8 (3.57%) JNCIA
11 7 (3.13%) CCIE
12 6 (2.68%) CCDA
12 6 (2.68%) SC Cleared
12 6 (2.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.70%) SLA
2 10 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.13%) PMO
4 3 (1.34%) COBIT
5 1 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.45%) RMADS
System Software
1 72 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 55 (24.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (15.18%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.91%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (4.02%) XenApp
6 8 (3.57%) vSphere
7 7 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.45%) Firmware
8 1 (0.45%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 23 (10.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (7.59%) Cisco UCCX
2 17 (7.59%) SCCM
3 10 (4.46%) Nagios
4 8 (3.57%) Cisco UCCE
5 7 (3.13%) QRadar
5 7 (3.13%) WhatsUp Gold
6 4 (1.79%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.89%) Netcool
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco CME
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 164 (73.21%) Cisco
2 71 (31.70%) VMware
3 52 (23.21%) Juniper
4 46 (20.54%) Microsoft
5 40 (17.86%) CheckPoint
5 40 (17.86%) HP
6 34 (15.18%) F5
7 28 (12.50%) Citrix
8 22 (9.82%) SolarWinds
9 18 (8.04%) Fortinet
10 17 (7.59%) Huawei
11 14 (6.25%) Brocade
12 12 (5.36%) Meraki
13 9 (4.02%) Dell
13 9 (4.02%) Nokia
14 7 (3.13%) Tripwire
15 6 (2.68%) Capita
15 6 (2.68%) Mitel
16 4 (1.79%) Nimsoft
16 4 (1.79%) Sitecore