The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 129 125
Rank change year-on-year +16 -4  
Permanent jobs citing CCNA 121 117 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.37% 1.89% 1.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.91% 7.23% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 105 103 102
Median salary £40,500 £38,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.51% +7.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1221 1619 1489
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 23.93% 26.16% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1165 1152
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing CCNA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in the West Midlands

CCNA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for CCNA in the West Midlands

CCNA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNA in the West Midlands

CCNA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +19 52 £41,000 +17.14% 3
Warwickshire +7 17 £35,000 -16.66% 1
Coventry -11 15 £45,000 +4.65%
Staffordshire +20 12 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Worcestershire -1 11 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Shropshire +13 6 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Herefordshire -11 3 £42,500 -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 244 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 197 (80.74%) Cisco
3 171 (70.08%) CCNP
4 164 (67.21%) Firewall
5 104 (42.62%) WAN
6 86 (35.25%) ITIL
7 76 (31.15%) LAN
8 66 (27.05%) Network Security
9 61 (25.00%) Windows
10 59 (24.18%) Cisco ASA
11 56 (22.95%) Wireless
12 53 (21.72%) DNS
13 50 (20.49%) Data Centre
14 47 (19.26%) MPLS
15 44 (18.03%) DHCP
16 43 (17.62%) VMware
17 42 (17.21%) VPN
18 40 (16.39%) Microsoft
18 40 (16.39%) TCP/IP
18 40 (16.39%) Cisco Nexus
19 38 (15.57%) VLAN
20 37 (15.16%) Juniper
20 37 (15.16%) Windows Server
21 32 (13.11%) Degree
22 31 (12.70%) HP
22 31 (12.70%) F5
23 30 (12.30%) CheckPoint
24 29 (11.89%) Microsoft Certification
24 29 (11.89%) Cisco IOS
25 28 (11.48%) BGP

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 10 (4.10%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.46%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (7.38%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.28%) G Suite
4 4 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 164 (67.21%) Firewall
2 104 (42.62%) WAN
3 76 (31.15%) LAN
4 66 (27.05%) Network Security
5 59 (24.18%) Cisco ASA
6 56 (22.95%) Wireless
7 53 (21.72%) DNS
8 47 (19.26%) MPLS
9 44 (18.03%) DHCP
10 42 (17.21%) VPN
11 40 (16.39%) Cisco Nexus
11 40 (16.39%) TCP/IP
12 38 (15.57%) VLAN
13 29 (11.89%) Cisco IOS
14 28 (11.48%) BGP
15 27 (11.07%) OSPF
16 25 (10.25%) WLAN
17 21 (8.61%) Wi-Fi
18 20 (8.20%) DMVPN
18 20 (8.20%) VoIP
General
1 21 (8.61%) Telecoms
2 15 (6.15%) Finance
3 8 (3.28%) Back Office
4 5 (2.05%) Automotive
4 5 (2.05%) Banking
5 4 (1.64%) Marketing
6 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (53.28%) Network Engineer
2 54 (22.13%) Cisco Engineer
3 50 (20.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 34 (13.93%) Support Engineer
5 25 (10.25%) Network Support
6 21 (8.61%) Network Support Engineer
7 17 (6.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 17 (6.97%) Administrator
7 17 (6.97%) Network Administrator
7 17 (6.97%) Senior Network Engineer
8 16 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 16 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 16 (6.56%) Architect
9 15 (6.15%) Switch Engineer
10 14 (5.74%) Analyst
10 14 (5.74%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
10 14 (5.74%) Cisco Support
10 14 (5.74%) Senior Network Support
10 14 (5.74%) Senior Network Support Engineer
11 13 (5.33%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.84%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.82%) .NET
3 1 (0.41%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (20.49%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.97%) Driving Licence
3 10 (4.10%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.46%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.46%) PKI
5 5 (2.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (2.05%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (0.82%) Handset
7 2 (0.82%) Life Science
8 1 (0.41%) Blog
8 1 (0.41%) iPad
8 1 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 61 (25.00%) Windows
2 37 (15.16%) Windows Server
3 19 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (6.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (6.15%) Linux
6 10 (4.10%) Windows 7
6 10 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (3.69%) Windows 10
8 7 (2.87%) Unix
8 7 (2.87%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (2.46%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.64%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.82%) VyOS
12 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (35.25%) ITIL
2 27 (11.07%) Load Balancing
3 26 (10.66%) Project Management
4 24 (9.84%) Change Control
5 23 (9.43%) High Availability
5 23 (9.43%) Network Management
6 22 (9.02%) Network Design
7 18 (7.38%) Mentoring
8 17 (6.97%) Problem Management
9 16 (6.56%) Information Security
9 16 (6.56%) Network Monitoring
9 16 (6.56%) Presales
10 13 (5.33%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (4.92%) Network Architecture
11 12 (4.92%) Project Planning
12 10 (4.10%) Service Delivery
13 9 (3.69%) Change Management
13 9 (3.69%) Network Security Management
13 9 (3.69%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.87%) PowerShell
2 4 (1.64%) C
2 4 (1.64%) VB
3 2 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 244 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 171 (70.08%) CCNP
3 32 (13.11%) Degree
4 29 (11.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (9.84%) MCSE
6 20 (8.20%) CCIE
7 14 (5.74%) CCDA
7 14 (5.74%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (5.33%) CCDP
9 12 (4.92%) Security Cleared
10 11 (4.51%) MCP
11 10 (4.10%) CCSA
11 10 (4.10%) CISSP
11 10 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
11 10 (4.10%) SC Cleared
12 8 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (2.87%) CCSP
13 7 (2.87%) SANS
14 5 (2.05%) GCIA
14 5 (2.05%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.43%) PCI DSS
2 21 (8.61%) SLA
3 5 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 24 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.79%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.28%) Firmware
4 4 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.82%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 18 (7.38%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (4.10%) Cisco UCCE
3 8 (3.28%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (2.05%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (1.64%) AirWatch
5 4 (1.64%) SCCM
6 3 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.82%) Nagios
8 1 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 197 (80.74%) Cisco
2 43 (17.62%) VMware
3 40 (16.39%) Microsoft
4 37 (15.16%) Juniper
5 31 (12.70%) F5
5 31 (12.70%) HP
6 30 (12.30%) CheckPoint
7 28 (11.48%) Palo Alto
8 24 (9.84%) SolarWinds
9 20 (8.20%) Avaya
10 17 (6.97%) Fortinet
11 13 (5.33%) Citrix
11 13 (5.33%) Riverbed
12 12 (4.92%) Motorola
12 12 (4.92%) ProCurve
13 11 (4.51%) Cyberoam
14 10 (4.10%) Mitel
15 9 (3.69%) Aruba
15 9 (3.69%) Meraki
16 8 (3.28%) Google
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + £26,000-£30,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £18,000 - £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Talendrone.com
Salary: 25K - 28K GBP / Year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary plus corporate benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago