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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 16 54 30
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -24
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 27 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 9.71% 5.97% 7.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.62% 20.57% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 21
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
CCNP
Bedfordshire

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
78 141 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 28.06% 29.01% 31.95%
Number of salaries quoted 59 133 80
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Bedford

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing CCNP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCNP.

1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (84.09%) LAN
3 35 (79.55%) WAN
4 34 (77.27%) Load Balancing
4 34 (77.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 30 (68.18%) Cisco
6 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
7 23 (52.27%) CCDP
7 23 (52.27%) Network Security
8 21 (47.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (47.73%) CCSA
8 21 (47.73%) CheckPoint
9 20 (45.45%) BGP
9 20 (45.45%) CCSE
9 20 (45.45%) Spanning Tree
10 19 (43.18%) Firewall
10 19 (43.18%) OSPF
10 19 (43.18%) MS Visio
11 18 (40.91%) Network Management
12 17 (38.64%) TCP/IP
12 17 (38.64%) Wireless
13 15 (34.09%) VPN
13 15 (34.09%) VLAN
14 14 (31.82%) Riverbed
15 13 (29.55%) SolarWinds
16 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
16 12 (27.27%) CCNA
16 12 (27.27%) Check Point Certification
16 12 (27.27%) WAN Optimisation
17 11 (25.00%) Wireshark

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing CCNP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCNP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 19 (43.18%) MS Visio
2 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (84.09%) LAN
2 35 (79.55%) WAN
3 34 (77.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 23 (52.27%) Network Security
5 20 (45.45%) Spanning Tree
5 20 (45.45%) BGP
6 19 (43.18%) Firewall
6 19 (43.18%) OSPF
7 17 (38.64%) Wireless
7 17 (38.64%) TCP/IP
8 15 (34.09%) VPN
8 15 (34.09%) VLAN
9 11 (25.00%) Wireshark
10 10 (22.73%) tcpdump
11 6 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (13.64%) SAN
12 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (4.55%) VoIP
13 2 (4.55%) 802.11
14 1 (2.27%) Cisco PIX
General
1 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Consultant
2 19 (43.18%) Network Engineer
3 16 (36.36%) Network Consultant
4 11 (25.00%) Security Consultant
4 11 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 8 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Server Support
7 5 (11.36%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Server Support Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Server Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) Load Balancing
2 21 (47.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (40.91%) Network Management
4 12 (27.27%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.55%) Change Control
6 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.55%) Network Design
6 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (52.27%) CCDP
3 21 (47.73%) CCSA
4 20 (45.45%) CCSE
5 12 (27.27%) Check Point Certification
5 12 (27.27%) CCNA
6 1 (2.27%) CCDA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 6 (13.64%) vSphere
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Cisco
2 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 21 (47.73%) CheckPoint
4 14 (31.82%) Riverbed
5 13 (29.55%) SolarWinds
6 8 (18.18%) VMware
7 6 (13.64%) FalconStor
7 6 (13.64%) Oracle
7 6 (13.64%) CommVault
8 3 (6.82%) F5
9 2 (4.55%) Sourcefire
9 2 (4.55%) IronPort
9 2 (4.55%) Citrix
10 1 (2.27%) IBM
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