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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 26 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 22 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.15% 3.55% 5.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.66% 11.76% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 15
Average salary £45,250 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
93 85 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.44% 30.14% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 74 69 54
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Bedford

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 53 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (86.79%) Data Centre
3 43 (81.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 41 (77.36%) LAN
4 41 (77.36%) WAN
5 40 (75.47%) Cisco
5 40 (75.47%) Load Balancing
6 35 (66.04%) Network Security
7 34 (64.15%) CCDP
8 31 (58.49%) CheckPoint
9 30 (56.60%) CCSA
10 29 (54.72%) CCSE
11 26 (49.06%) BGP
11 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
11 26 (49.06%) Spanning Tree
12 25 (47.17%) OSPF
12 25 (47.17%) Firewall
13 23 (43.40%) Disaster Recovery
14 22 (41.51%) TCP/IP
14 22 (41.51%) Network Management
15 20 (37.74%) MS Visio
16 17 (32.08%) Wireshark
17 16 (30.19%) tcpdump
17 16 (30.19%) Wireless
18 14 (26.42%) Check Point Certification
19 12 (22.64%) VPN
19 12 (22.64%) VLAN
19 12 (22.64%) Riverbed
19 12 (22.64%) SolarWinds
19 12 (22.64%) WAN Optimisation

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 20 (37.74%) MS Visio
2 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (81.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 41 (77.36%) WAN
2 41 (77.36%) LAN
3 35 (66.04%) Network Security
4 26 (49.06%) BGP
4 26 (49.06%) Spanning Tree
5 25 (47.17%) OSPF
5 25 (47.17%) Firewall
6 22 (41.51%) TCP/IP
7 17 (32.08%) Wireshark
8 16 (30.19%) tcpdump
8 16 (30.19%) Wireless
9 12 (22.64%) VLAN
9 12 (22.64%) VPN
10 6 (11.32%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (9.43%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (9.43%) SAN
12 4 (7.55%) 802.11
12 4 (7.55%) VoIP
13 2 (3.77%) Cisco PIX
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Network Engineer
2 23 (43.40%) Consultant
3 20 (37.74%) Network Consultant
4 15 (28.30%) Security Consultant
4 15 (28.30%) Network Security Consultant
5 11 (20.75%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Security Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Support Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Server Support
8 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Server Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Server Support Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 46 (86.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Replication
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Load Balancing
2 23 (43.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (41.51%) Network Management
4 12 (22.64%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (9.43%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.55%) Network Design
6 4 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (7.55%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.77%) Project Management
8 1 (1.89%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.89%) Time Management
8 1 (1.89%) High Availability
8 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (64.15%) CCDP
3 30 (56.60%) CCSA
4 29 (54.72%) CCSE
5 14 (26.42%) Check Point Certification
6 11 (20.75%) CCNA
7 4 (7.55%) CCDA
8 1 (1.89%) CCIE
8 1 (1.89%) CCDE
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.43%) vSphere
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 40 (75.47%) Cisco
2 31 (58.49%) CheckPoint
3 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
4 12 (22.64%) Riverbed
4 12 (22.64%) SolarWinds
5 10 (18.87%) F5
5 10 (18.87%) VMware
6 5 (9.43%) Oracle
6 5 (9.43%) CommVault
6 5 (9.43%) FalconStor
7 4 (7.55%) Citrix
7 4 (7.55%) Sourcefire
7 4 (7.55%) IronPort
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 6,900 car allowance + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago