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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 15 49 26
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -23
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 31 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.95% 5.39% 8.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.27% 18.46% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 23
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
81 130 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 28.62% 29.21% 32.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61 124 87
Average salary £45,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
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 26 March 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Bedford

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (82.50%) LAN
3 31 (77.50%) WAN
4 30 (75.00%) Cisco
5 29 (72.50%) Load Balancing
5 29 (72.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 22 (55.00%) CCDP
7 22 (55.00%) Network Security
8 21 (52.50%) CheckPoint
8 21 (52.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (52.50%) CCSA
9 20 (50.00%) BGP
9 20 (50.00%) CCSE
10 19 (47.50%) MS Visio
10 19 (47.50%) OSPF
10 19 (47.50%) Firewall
11 17 (42.50%) Network Management
12 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
13 13 (32.50%) Wireless
14 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
14 12 (30.00%) CCNA
14 12 (30.00%) Check Point Certification
15 11 (27.50%) VPN
15 11 (27.50%) VLAN
15 11 (27.50%) Wireshark
16 10 (25.00%) Riverbed
16 10 (25.00%) tcpdump
17 9 (22.50%) SolarWinds
18 8 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (47.50%) MS Visio
2 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (82.50%) LAN
2 31 (77.50%) WAN
3 29 (72.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (55.00%) Network Security
5 20 (50.00%) BGP
6 19 (47.50%) Firewall
6 19 (47.50%) OSPF
7 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 13 (32.50%) Wireless
9 11 (27.50%) VLAN
9 11 (27.50%) Wireshark
9 11 (27.50%) VPN
10 10 (25.00%) tcpdump
11 6 (15.00%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (15.00%) SAN
12 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (2.50%) VoIP
13 1 (2.50%) 802.11
13 1 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
General
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Consultant
2 16 (40.00%) Network Consultant
3 15 (37.50%) Network Engineer
4 11 (27.50%) Security Consultant
4 11 (27.50%) Network Security Consultant
5 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (15.00%) Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Server Support
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Server Support Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Server Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Server Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Load Balancing
2 21 (52.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (42.50%) Network Management
4 8 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.00%) Change Control
5 2 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Network Design
6 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (55.00%) CCDP
3 21 (52.50%) CCSA
4 20 (50.00%) CCSE
5 12 (30.00%) Check Point Certification
5 12 (30.00%) CCNA
6 1 (2.50%) CCDA
6 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (15.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 30 (75.00%) Cisco
2 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (52.50%) CheckPoint
4 10 (25.00%) Riverbed
5 9 (22.50%) SolarWinds
6 7 (17.50%) VMware
7 6 (15.00%) FalconStor
7 6 (15.00%) Oracle
7 6 (15.00%) CommVault
8 2 (5.00%) F5
9 1 (2.50%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.50%) IronPort
9 1 (2.50%) Citrix
9 1 (2.50%) IBM
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