Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 107 111
Rank change year-on-year -76 +4 +61
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 250 439 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.65% 2.65% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.52% 10.77% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 200 362 367
Midlands median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,846
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% -0.91% +0.92%
10th Percentile £26,475 £26,025 £25,125
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,000 £50,100
England median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year +1.25% -1.84% +1.88%

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 3,326 4,077 4,534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 21.99% 24.63% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,517 3,009 3,504
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 23 January 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 23 January 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
West Midlands -112 127 £37,500 -3.85% 28
East Midlands -2 112 £33,500 +3.08% 18
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 250 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 191 (76.40%) Cisco
3 138 (55.20%) Firewall
4 131 (52.40%) CCNP
5 103 (41.20%) WAN
6 98 (39.20%) LAN
7 86 (34.40%) VMware
8 85 (34.00%) ITIL
9 84 (33.60%) Windows
10 75 (30.00%) Active Directory
11 74 (29.60%) Wireless
12 65 (26.00%) Microsoft
13 61 (24.40%) Juniper
13 61 (24.40%) Windows Server
14 57 (22.80%) VMware Infrastructure
15 55 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 44 (17.60%) Hyper-V
17 43 (17.20%) MPLS
18 42 (16.80%) SAN
19 41 (16.40%) MCSE
20 40 (16.00%) VoIP
20 40 (16.00%) Data Centre
21 38 (15.20%) HP
22 36 (14.40%) VPN
22 36 (14.40%) SLA
23 34 (13.60%) SQL Server
24 32 (12.80%) WLAN
25 31 (12.40%) MCSA
26 28 (11.20%) DNS
26 28 (11.20%) CheckPoint

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 26 (10.40%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.60%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.80%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (4.80%) IIS
4 3 (1.20%) Apache
4 3 (1.20%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.80%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (4.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (8.40%) Office 365
3 9 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (2.00%) G Suite
5 1 (0.40%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 138 (55.20%) Firewall
2 103 (41.20%) WAN
3 98 (39.20%) LAN
4 74 (29.60%) Wireless
5 43 (17.20%) MPLS
6 42 (16.80%) SAN
7 40 (16.00%) VoIP
8 36 (14.40%) VPN
9 32 (12.80%) WLAN
10 28 (11.20%) DNS
11 27 (10.80%) OSPF
12 26 (10.40%) BGP
13 25 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
14 24 (9.60%) Network Security
15 23 (9.20%) VLAN
16 22 (8.80%) DHCP
17 19 (7.60%) Cisco ASA
17 19 (7.60%) Internet
17 19 (7.60%) Unified Communications
18 18 (7.20%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.80%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (8.40%) Retail
2 19 (7.60%) Finance
2 19 (7.60%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.40%) Back Office
3 11 (4.40%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.80%) Billing
4 2 (0.80%) Marketing
5 1 (0.40%) Banking
5 1 (0.40%) French Language
5 1 (0.40%) German Language
5 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.40%) Legal
5 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.40%) Polish Language
5 1 (0.40%) Russian Language
5 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 87 (34.80%) Network Engineer
2 49 (19.60%) Cisco Engineer
3 42 (16.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 35 (14.00%) Support Engineer
5 26 (10.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 21 (8.40%) Analyst
7 18 (7.20%) Cisco Support
8 16 (6.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 16 (6.40%) IT Engineer
9 15 (6.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 14 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (5.60%) Administrator
11 13 (5.20%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (5.20%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (5.20%) Network Support
12 11 (4.40%) Consultant
13 10 (4.00%) Applications Support
13 10 (4.00%) Network Administrator
13 10 (4.00%) Network Manager
13 10 (4.00%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.80%) .NET
1 12 (4.80%) Ajax
1 12 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web API
1 12 (4.80%) CSS
1 12 (4.80%) Entity Framework
1 12 (4.80%) HTML
1 12 (4.80%) jQuery
1 12 (4.80%) WCF
1 12 (4.80%) Web Services
2 1 (0.40%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.60%) Driving Licence
3 7 (2.80%) Algorithms
3 7 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.40%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.60%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.60%) NHS
6 3 (1.20%) Clustering
6 3 (1.20%) Handset
6 3 (1.20%) iPad
6 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.80%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.40%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.40%) AS400
8 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.40%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 84 (33.60%) Windows
2 61 (24.40%) Windows Server
3 26 (10.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (9.60%) Linux
6 12 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.20%) Windows 8
8 6 (2.40%) Windows 10
8 6 (2.40%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.60%) CentOS
9 4 (1.60%) Unix
10 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (34.00%) ITIL
2 23 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (8.00%) ITIL V3
4 18 (7.20%) Service Delivery
5 17 (6.80%) Customer Requirements
5 17 (6.80%) Network Management
5 17 (6.80%) Project Management
6 16 (6.40%) High Availability
6 16 (6.40%) Network Design
7 15 (6.00%) Line Management
7 15 (6.00%) PRINCE2
8 13 (5.20%) Problem Management
8 13 (5.20%) Supplier Management
9 12 (4.80%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (4.80%) Business Continuity
9 12 (4.80%) Business Continuity Planning
9 12 (4.80%) ITSM
9 12 (4.80%) MVC
9 12 (4.80%) SOA
10 11 (4.40%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.80%) C#
1 12 (4.80%) JavaScript
1 12 (4.80%) VB
1 12 (4.80%) VBScript
2 8 (3.20%) SQL
3 3 (1.20%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.20%) C
3 3 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 250 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 131 (52.40%) CCNP
3 55 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (16.40%) MCSE
5 31 (12.40%) MCSA
6 24 (9.60%) MCP
7 15 (6.00%) SC Cleared
7 15 (6.00%) Security Cleared
7 15 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (4.80%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (4.40%) CASP
9 11 (4.40%) CCA
9 11 (4.40%) Citrix Certification
10 10 (4.00%) Degree
11 9 (3.60%) CCIE
12 8 (3.20%) CCDP
12 8 (3.20%) VCP5
13 7 (2.80%) MCITP
14 6 (2.40%) A+ Certification
15 5 (2.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.40%) SLA
2 11 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.60%) COBIT
4 4 (1.60%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.60%) PMO
5 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 75 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 57 (22.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (17.60%) Hyper-V
4 13 (5.20%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (3.20%) vSphere
6 6 (2.40%) XenApp
7 2 (0.80%) Firmware
8 1 (0.40%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (10.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (5.60%) Cisco UCCX
3 12 (4.80%) BMC PATROL
3 12 (4.80%) SCCM
4 8 (3.20%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (1.60%) Nagios
5 4 (1.60%) SmoothWall
6 3 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.20%) QRadar
6 3 (1.20%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.80%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.80%) Netcool
7 2 (0.80%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco CME
Vendors
1 191 (76.40%) Cisco
2 86 (34.40%) VMware
3 65 (26.00%) Microsoft
4 61 (24.40%) Juniper
5 38 (15.20%) HP
6 28 (11.20%) CheckPoint
7 23 (9.20%) Citrix
7 23 (9.20%) Fortinet
8 20 (8.00%) F5
9 18 (7.20%) Remedy
10 13 (5.20%) Riverbed
11 12 (4.80%) BMC
11 12 (4.80%) Nimsoft
11 12 (4.80%) Sitecore
11 12 (4.80%) SolarWinds
12 11 (4.40%) Brocade
12 11 (4.40%) Motorola
13 10 (4.00%) Huawei
14 7 (2.80%) Dell
15 5 (2.00%) NetApp