The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 46 37 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 10 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.72% 4.48% 6.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.64% 24.07% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 9
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
94 54 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.94% 18.62% 45.96%
Number of salaries quoted 74 52 88
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCNP
Bedfordshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (97.44%) Cisco
3 32 (82.05%) Firewall
4 22 (56.41%) CCNA
5 21 (53.85%) Network Security
6 20 (51.28%) LAN
6 20 (51.28%) WAN
7 19 (48.72%) DNS
8 18 (46.15%) CheckPoint
9 16 (41.03%) VPN
9 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
10 15 (38.46%) CCSP
10 15 (38.46%) CCIP
10 15 (38.46%) TCP/IP
10 15 (38.46%) SSL
10 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
10 15 (38.46%) Windows XP
10 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
10 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
10 15 (38.46%) IIS
10 15 (38.46%) MCP
10 15 (38.46%) Windows
10 15 (38.46%) MCSE
10 15 (38.46%) Terminal Services
10 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (38.46%) Internet
10 15 (38.46%) VMware
10 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
1 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 15 (38.46%) IIS
1 15 (38.46%) SharePoint Server
1 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
1 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (82.05%) Firewall
2 21 (53.85%) Network Security
3 20 (51.28%) LAN
3 20 (51.28%) WAN
4 19 (48.72%) DNS
5 16 (41.03%) VPN
6 15 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 15 (38.46%) SSL
6 15 (38.46%) Internet
7 13 (33.33%) HTTP
7 13 (33.33%) HTTPS
8 11 (28.21%) VLAN
9 6 (15.38%) OSPF
9 6 (15.38%) BGP
9 6 (15.38%) SAN
10 4 (10.26%) DHCP
10 4 (10.26%) VoIP
10 4 (10.26%) VRRP
10 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (5.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Network Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Network Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Security Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Designer
8 1 (2.56%) Security Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Replication
1 3 (7.69%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Windows XP
1 15 (38.46%) Windows
1 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
1 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
1 15 (38.46%) Windows Vista
1 15 (38.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Network Management
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Change Control
3 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.56%) Network Design
4 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (56.41%) CCNA
3 15 (38.46%) CCSP
3 15 (38.46%) CCIP
3 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (38.46%) MCP
3 15 (38.46%) MCSE
4 13 (33.33%) CCDP
5 9 (23.08%) MCSA
6 7 (17.95%) CCSA
7 4 (10.26%) CCSE
8 2 (5.13%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) Terminal Services
1 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (25.64%) Forefront TMG
2 10 (25.64%) UAG
2 10 (25.64%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) Cisco
2 18 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
4 15 (38.46%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) Riverbed
5 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
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Stott & May
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Stott & May
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On call 1 wk in 3 = 20% payment
Posted: 3 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago