Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 118 138
Rank change year-on-year -59 +20 +30
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 268 444 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.73% 2.46% 2.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.65% 9.57% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 221 355 334
Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £48,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3501 4640 4937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 22.59% 25.76% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2762 3425 3820
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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
West Midlands -59 165 £40,000 +6.67% 9
East Midlands -4 93 £33,500 +1.52% 9
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing CCNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 268 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 195 (72.76%) Cisco
3 166 (61.94%) Firewall
4 134 (50.00%) CCNP
5 120 (44.78%) WAN
6 107 (39.93%) ITIL
7 96 (35.82%) LAN
8 86 (32.09%) Windows
9 85 (31.72%) VMware
10 73 (27.24%) Microsoft
11 65 (24.25%) Wireless
12 61 (22.76%) Juniper
13 58 (21.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 57 (21.27%) Active Directory
15 54 (20.15%) Windows Server
16 48 (17.91%) Data Centre
17 47 (17.54%) HP
17 47 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
18 45 (16.79%) MPLS
19 42 (15.67%) VPN
20 41 (15.30%) MCSE
21 40 (14.93%) SLA
21 40 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
22 39 (14.55%) VoIP
23 35 (13.06%) Network Security
24 34 (12.69%) SAN
25 32 (11.94%) VLAN
26 31 (11.57%) WLAN
26 31 (11.57%) SQL Server
26 31 (11.57%) Degree

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 28 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.48%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.10%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (4.10%) IIS
4 9 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.12%) Apache
5 3 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.75%) Workfront
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (10.07%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (9.33%) Office 365
4 12 (4.48%) G Suite
5 3 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 166 (61.94%) Firewall
2 120 (44.78%) WAN
3 96 (35.82%) LAN
4 65 (24.25%) Wireless
5 45 (16.79%) MPLS
6 42 (15.67%) VPN
7 39 (14.55%) VoIP
8 35 (13.06%) Network Security
9 34 (12.69%) SAN
10 32 (11.94%) VLAN
11 31 (11.57%) WLAN
12 30 (11.19%) DNS
13 25 (9.33%) BGP
13 25 (9.33%) OSPF
14 22 (8.21%) Cisco Wireless
14 22 (8.21%) DHCP
15 21 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
16 20 (7.46%) TCP/IP
17 16 (5.97%) Structured Cabling
18 13 (4.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.10%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.75%) MySQL
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (10.07%) Finance
2 14 (5.22%) Retail
3 11 (4.10%) Back Office
3 11 (4.10%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.24%) Banking
5 5 (1.87%) Marketing
6 3 (1.12%) Billing
6 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 94 (35.07%) Network Engineer
2 48 (17.91%) Cisco Engineer
3 34 (12.69%) Support Engineer
4 32 (11.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 25 (9.33%) Analyst
6 22 (8.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (5.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 15 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support
7 15 (5.60%) Administrator
7 15 (5.60%) Cisco Support
8 13 (4.85%) Consultant
8 13 (4.85%) Network Administrator
9 12 (4.48%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 12 (4.48%) Network Specialist
9 12 (4.48%) Network Support
10 11 (4.10%) Network Analyst
11 10 (3.73%) Applications Support Engineer
11 10 (3.73%) Network Consultant
11 10 (3.73%) Senior Network Engineer
11 10 (3.73%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.10%) .NET
1 11 (4.10%) Ajax
1 11 (4.10%) ASP.NET Web API
1 11 (4.10%) CSS
1 11 (4.10%) Entity Framework
1 11 (4.10%) HTML
1 11 (4.10%) jQuery
1 11 (4.10%) WCF
1 11 (4.10%) Web Services
2 9 (3.36%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.37%) COM
3 1 (0.37%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (17.91%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.34%) Driving Licence
3 14 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.87%) iPad
5 5 (1.87%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.12%) Clustering
6 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.12%) Handset
7 2 (0.75%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.37%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 86 (32.09%) Windows
2 54 (20.15%) Windows Server
3 29 (10.82%) Linux
4 27 (10.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (6.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (4.85%) Windows 8
8 9 (3.36%) Windows 10
9 8 (2.99%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.61%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.87%) Unix
11 5 (1.87%) Windows Vista
12 4 (1.49%) CentOS
12 4 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (39.93%) ITIL
2 23 (8.58%) Network Management
3 22 (8.21%) Service Delivery
4 21 (7.84%) Network Design
4 21 (7.84%) Project Management
5 17 (6.34%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (6.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (6.34%) ITIL V3
5 17 (6.34%) Load Balancing
6 16 (5.97%) High Availability
7 15 (5.60%) Network Architecture
7 15 (5.60%) Presales
7 15 (5.60%) PRINCE2
8 14 (5.22%) Customer Requirements
8 14 (5.22%) Problem Management
8 14 (5.22%) Supplier Management
9 13 (4.85%) Business Continuity
9 13 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (4.48%) Business Continuity Planning
10 12 (4.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.97%) VB
2 11 (4.10%) C#
2 11 (4.10%) JavaScript
2 11 (4.10%) VBScript
3 6 (2.24%) SQL
4 5 (1.87%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.12%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.12%) C
5 3 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 268 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 134 (50.00%) CCNP
3 58 (21.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (15.30%) MCSE
5 31 (11.57%) Degree
6 22 (8.21%) ITIL Certification
6 22 (8.21%) MCP
7 19 (7.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (6.72%) MCSA
9 14 (5.22%) SC Cleared
9 14 (5.22%) Security Cleared
10 13 (4.85%) CCDP
10 13 (4.85%) VCP5
11 11 (4.10%) CASP
12 10 (3.73%) CCDA
13 8 (2.99%) CCIE
14 7 (2.61%) A+ Certification
14 7 (2.61%) CCA
14 7 (2.61%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (14.93%) SLA
2 14 (5.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.36%) COBIT
4 6 (2.24%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.75%) GDPR
7 2 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 57 (21.27%) Active Directory
2 47 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (10.82%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.85%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.87%) vSphere
6 2 (0.75%) Firmware
6 2 (0.75%) Snort
6 2 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.75%) XenApp
7 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (4.10%) BMC PATROL
1 11 (4.10%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (3.36%) SCCM
3 5 (1.87%) AirWatch
3 5 (1.87%) QRadar
4 4 (1.49%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (1.49%) SmoothWall
4 4 (1.49%) vCenter Server
4 4 (1.49%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (1.12%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.75%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.75%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.75%) Netcool
6 2 (0.75%) Snorby
6 2 (0.75%) Suricata
6 2 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 195 (72.76%) Cisco
2 85 (31.72%) VMware
3 73 (27.24%) Microsoft
4 61 (22.76%) Juniper
5 47 (17.54%) HP
6 25 (9.33%) CheckPoint
7 24 (8.96%) F5
8 23 (8.58%) Fortinet
9 19 (7.09%) Remedy
10 18 (6.72%) Citrix
11 16 (5.97%) Motorola
12 14 (5.22%) SolarWinds
13 13 (4.85%) Riverbed
14 12 (4.48%) Google
15 11 (4.10%) BMC
15 11 (4.10%) Nimsoft
15 11 (4.10%) Sitecore
16 10 (3.73%) Palo Alto
17 8 (2.99%) Brocade
17 8 (2.99%) Dell