The first table below looks at the demand for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 59 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 58 55 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.36% 4.70% 3.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.10% 17.57% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 31
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
384 313 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.85% 26.73% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 359 259 292
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

CCNP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -16 29 £40,000 +1.26% 1
Luton -13 7 £42,500 -17.07%
Dunstable +2 2 £48,000 -20.00%
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 74 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (98.65%) Cisco
3 60 (81.08%) Firewall
4 47 (63.51%) CCNA
5 43 (58.11%) VPN
6 37 (50.00%) DNS
7 35 (47.30%) LAN
7 35 (47.30%) WAN
8 31 (41.89%) CheckPoint
9 29 (39.19%) IIS
10 27 (36.49%) VMware
10 27 (36.49%) VMware Infrastructure
11 26 (35.14%) Windows
12 25 (33.78%) MCSE
12 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
12 25 (33.78%) Microsoft Certification
13 23 (31.08%) CCSP
13 23 (31.08%) CCIP
13 23 (31.08%) MS Exchange
13 23 (31.08%) MCP
13 23 (31.08%) Network Security
13 23 (31.08%) Exchange Server 2010
14 22 (29.73%) SQL
14 22 (29.73%) SharePoint Server
15 21 (28.38%) Exchange Server 2007
15 21 (28.38%) SQL Server
15 21 (28.38%) SharePoint
16 19 (25.68%) SSL
16 19 (25.68%) CCDP
17 18 (24.32%) MPLS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 29 (39.19%) IIS
2 23 (31.08%) MS Exchange
2 23 (31.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (29.73%) SharePoint Server
4 21 (28.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (28.38%) SharePoint
5 14 (18.92%) Apache
6 4 (5.41%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) MS Office
2 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.92%) SaaS
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 60 (81.08%) Firewall
2 43 (58.11%) VPN
3 37 (50.00%) DNS
4 35 (47.30%) LAN
4 35 (47.30%) WAN
5 23 (31.08%) Network Security
6 19 (25.68%) SSL
7 18 (24.32%) MPLS
7 18 (24.32%) TCP/IP
8 15 (20.27%) Internet
9 13 (17.57%) HTTP
9 13 (17.57%) HTTPS
10 11 (14.86%) OSPF
10 11 (14.86%) BGP
10 11 (14.86%) VLAN
11 10 (13.51%) Wireless
12 7 (9.46%) SAN
13 5 (6.76%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (6.76%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (6.76%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.92%) MySQL
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Network Engineer
2 16 (21.62%) Security Engineer
2 16 (21.62%) Network Security Engineer
3 14 (18.92%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) Analyst
5 9 (12.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Consultant
6 7 (9.46%) Network Consultant
6 7 (9.46%) Architect
6 7 (9.46%) Network Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (8.11%) Technical Design Authority
8 4 (5.41%) Network Security Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Network Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Network Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Security Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Replication
1 4 (5.41%) Firmware
2 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.14%) Windows
2 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (20.27%) Windows Vista
3 15 (20.27%) Windows XP
3 15 (20.27%) Windows 7
3 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) ITIL
2 13 (17.57%) Service Management
2 13 (17.57%) Capacity Management
3 11 (14.86%) Network Management
4 9 (12.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (12.16%) Change Control
5 6 (8.11%) Business Continuity
6 5 (6.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (5.41%) Load Balancing
7 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.41%) Project Management
7 4 (5.41%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.05%) Process Improvement
8 3 (4.05%) Change Management
8 3 (4.05%) Network Design
9 2 (2.70%) PRINCE
10 1 (1.35%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (63.51%) CCNA
3 25 (33.78%) MCSE
3 25 (33.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (31.08%) CCSP
4 23 (31.08%) CCIP
4 23 (31.08%) MCP
5 19 (25.68%) CCDP
6 18 (24.32%) MCSA
7 10 (13.51%) CCSA
8 7 (9.46%) CCDA
9 6 (8.11%) CCSE
10 4 (5.41%) CCIE
11 3 (4.05%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (4.05%) Degree
12 2 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (2.70%) HP AIS
12 2 (2.70%) HP ASE
13 1 (1.35%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (36.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (20.27%) Terminal Services
3 10 (13.51%) Forefront TMG
3 10 (13.51%) UAG
3 10 (13.51%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) Nessus
2 3 (4.05%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 73 (98.65%) Cisco
2 31 (41.89%) CheckPoint
3 27 (36.49%) VMware
4 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
5 14 (18.92%) Oracle
6 7 (9.46%) HP
7 6 (8.11%) Juniper
7 6 (8.11%) F5
8 3 (4.05%) Riverbed
8 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.70%) EMC
9 2 (2.70%) Citrix
9 2 (2.70%) NetApp
10 1 (1.35%) Nokia
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £7K Car Allowance + OT (Up to £20K)
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £5K Car Allow + On-Call + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £51000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 20% on call 1 week in 3 payment
Posted: 21 days ago