The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 11 12 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 16 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 11.11% 16.90% 6.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.24% 39.13% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 35 18
Median salary £60,000 £58,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £46,850
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
37 92 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 25.69% 43.19% 21.61%
Number of salaries quoted 31 88 49
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,700 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

CCNP
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Bedford region.

CCNP Salary Trend in Bedford

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Bedford

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing CCNP 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 Bedford region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 42 (100.00%) Cisco
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (92.86%) WAN
3 36 (85.71%) LAN
3 36 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 30 (71.43%) TCP/IP
5 25 (59.52%) CheckPoint
6 24 (57.14%) Network Management
7 22 (52.38%) CCSE
8 21 (50.00%) CCIE
9 19 (45.24%) DNS
9 19 (45.24%) ITIL
9 19 (45.24%) CCSA
9 19 (45.24%) Network Security
10 18 (42.86%) VLAN
10 18 (42.86%) SolarWinds
10 18 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
10 18 (42.86%) Data Centre
10 18 (42.86%) Firewall
10 18 (42.86%) Wireless
10 18 (42.86%) VoIP
10 18 (42.86%) DHCP
10 18 (42.86%) FTP
10 18 (42.86%) IPv4
10 18 (42.86%) VPN
10 18 (42.86%) OSPF
10 18 (42.86%) BGP
11 17 (40.48%) Problem Management
12 15 (35.71%) CCDP
13 12 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) PaaS
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (92.86%) WAN
2 36 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 36 (85.71%) LAN
3 30 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 19 (45.24%) DNS
4 19 (45.24%) Network Security
5 18 (42.86%) BGP
5 18 (42.86%) DHCP
5 18 (42.86%) Firewall
5 18 (42.86%) FTP
5 18 (42.86%) IPv4
5 18 (42.86%) OSPF
5 18 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
5 18 (42.86%) VLAN
5 18 (42.86%) VoIP
5 18 (42.86%) VPN
5 18 (42.86%) Wireless
6 12 (28.57%) tcpdump
6 12 (28.57%) Wireshark
7 6 (14.29%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Consultant
1 13 (30.95%) Network Consultant
2 12 (28.57%) Network Security Consultant
2 12 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Technical Leader
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Network Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Network Operations Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Operations Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Security Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Cisco Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 3 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.14%) iSeries
5 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Network Management
2 19 (45.24%) ITIL
3 17 (40.48%) Problem Management
4 12 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (21.43%) Presales
6 6 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.14%) Data Encryption
7 3 (7.14%) Data Management
7 3 (7.14%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (7.14%) High Availability
7 3 (7.14%) Information Management
7 3 (7.14%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.76%) Project Management
9 1 (2.38%) Change Control
9 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.38%) Service Design
9 1 (2.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (52.38%) CCSE
3 21 (50.00%) CCIE
4 19 (45.24%) CCSA
5 15 (35.71%) CCDP
6 3 (7.14%) CCMSE
6 3 (7.14%) CCSM
6 3 (7.14%) VCAP
6 3 (7.14%) VCDX
6 3 (7.14%) VCP5
6 3 (7.14%) VCP6
6 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.76%) CCNA
8 1 (2.38%) CCIP
8 1 (2.38%) CCSP
8 1 (2.38%) MCP
8 1 (2.38%) MCSA
8 1 (2.38%) MCSE
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (59.52%) CheckPoint
3 18 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 9 (21.43%) F5
5 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (14.29%) CA
7 3 (7.14%) Mitel
7 3 (7.14%) Riverbed
7 3 (7.14%) VMware