The first table below looks at the demand for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 18 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 95 63 86
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +23
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 135 224 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.29% 4.21% 2.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.94% 11.81% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 105 193 144
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £35,800 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1945 1897 1978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.06% 35.64% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1340 1719
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Berkshire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

CCNP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Reading -44 58 £46,250 +2.77% 4
Bracknell +17 19 £43,500 +8.75% 1
Slough -21 15 £36,500 -28.78% 5
Maidenhead -5 12 £45,000 -
Newbury -14 2 £52,500 +16.66%
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 252 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 236 (93.65%) Cisco
3 140 (55.56%) Firewall
4 120 (47.62%) CCNA
5 95 (37.70%) Juniper
6 75 (29.76%) Microsoft
7 72 (28.57%) CCIE
8 71 (28.17%) F5
9 70 (27.78%) Telecoms
10 59 (23.41%) VoIP
11 58 (23.02%) MPLS
12 57 (22.62%) Cisco ASA
13 56 (22.22%) WAN
14 55 (21.83%) HP
15 46 (18.25%) LAN
15 46 (18.25%) VPN
15 46 (18.25%) Degree
16 44 (17.46%) ITIL
17 43 (17.06%) BGP
17 43 (17.06%) Network Security
18 39 (15.48%) CheckPoint
18 39 (15.48%) Security Cleared
19 37 (14.68%) Lync
20 36 (14.29%) OSPF
20 36 (14.29%) Wireless
21 34 (13.49%) SC Cleared
22 33 (13.10%) DNS
23 32 (12.70%) VMware
23 32 (12.70%) Blue Coat
24 30 (11.90%) SAN

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 37 (14.68%) Lync
2 12 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
3 9 (3.57%) IIS
4 8 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.17%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.19%) Apache
8 2 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.79%) GroupWise
8 2 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (8.33%) MS Office
2 20 (7.94%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 140 (55.56%) Firewall
2 59 (23.41%) VoIP
3 58 (23.02%) MPLS
4 57 (22.62%) Cisco ASA
5 56 (22.22%) WAN
6 46 (18.25%) LAN
6 46 (18.25%) VPN
7 43 (17.06%) BGP
7 43 (17.06%) Network Security
8 36 (14.29%) OSPF
8 36 (14.29%) Wireless
9 33 (13.10%) DNS
10 30 (11.90%) SAN
10 30 (11.90%) Unified Communications
10 30 (11.90%) Cisco Nexus
11 27 (10.71%) Ethernet
12 26 (10.32%) TCP/IP
12 26 (10.32%) Cisco PIX
13 25 (9.92%) H.323
14 21 (8.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.40%) Big Data
3 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 70 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 13 (5.16%) Back Office
3 10 (3.97%) Retail
4 9 (3.57%) Billing
4 9 (3.57%) Legal
5 5 (1.98%) Marketing
5 5 (1.98%) German Language
6 3 (1.19%) Finance
7 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.79%) French Language
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 105 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 28 (11.11%) Architect
2 28 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 23 (9.13%) Cisco Engineer
3 23 (9.13%) IP Engineer
4 22 (8.73%) Consultant
5 21 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 20 (7.94%) Security Engineer
7 15 (5.95%) Network Architect
8 14 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 13 (5.16%) Technical Support
9 13 (5.16%) Network Security Engineer
9 13 (5.16%) Network Support
9 13 (5.16%) Network Consultant
10 12 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
10 12 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
10 12 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (3.57%) Cisco Specialist
11 9 (3.57%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.79%) CGI
1 2 (0.79%) ODBC
2 1 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.40%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.98%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.19%) Open Source
5 2 (0.79%) iPhone
5 2 (0.79%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.79%) NHS
5 2 (0.79%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.40%) Tandem
6 1 (0.40%) Statistics
6 1 (0.40%) Speech Recognition
6 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.32%) Windows
2 25 (9.92%) Linux
2 25 (9.92%) UNIX
3 10 (3.97%) Windows 7
3 10 (3.97%) Solaris
4 9 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.78%) Windows XP
5 7 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.59%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.19%) CentOS
9 2 (0.79%) Android
9 2 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.79%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.79%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (17.46%) ITIL
2 24 (9.52%) Load Balancing
2 24 (9.52%) Network Design
3 15 (5.95%) Network Architecture
4 14 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (4.37%) Change Management
6 10 (3.97%) Problem Management
7 9 (3.57%) CRM
7 9 (3.57%) Network Management
8 8 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (2.78%) Release Management
10 6 (2.38%) Time Management
11 5 (1.98%) PRINCE2
12 4 (1.59%) SIEM
12 4 (1.59%) Technical Architecture
13 3 (1.19%) Information Security
13 3 (1.19%) Infrastructure Management
14 2 (0.79%) Performance Monitoring
14 2 (0.79%) Network Monitoring
14 2 (0.79%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.54%) SQL
2 12 (4.76%) Perl
3 5 (1.98%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.59%) Python
5 1 (0.40%) Java
Qualifications
1 252 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (47.62%) CCNA
3 72 (28.57%) CCIE
4 46 (18.25%) Degree
5 39 (15.48%) Security Cleared
6 34 (13.49%) SC Cleared
7 28 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (9.92%) CCVP
9 24 (9.52%) CCIP
10 21 (8.33%) CCDP
11 16 (6.35%) JNCIA
12 14 (5.56%) CCSP
12 14 (5.56%) Sun Certification
12 14 (5.56%) SCSA
13 11 (4.37%) MCSE
13 11 (4.37%) MCSA
14 10 (3.97%) CCSE
14 10 (3.97%) MCITP
15 9 (3.57%) CCSA
16 8 (3.17%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.95%) SLA
2 5 (1.98%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.19%) GPG13
4 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.78%) ProxySG
4 5 (1.98%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.59%) vSphere
6 3 (1.19%) Squid
6 3 (1.19%) Snort
7 2 (0.79%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.79%) UAG
7 2 (0.79%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (0.79%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.79%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.40%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (9.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (5.16%) Cisco UCCX
3 8 (3.17%) Cisco UCCE
4 5 (1.98%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (1.98%) Netcool
5 4 (1.59%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.59%) Nagios
5 4 (1.59%) OpenView
5 4 (1.59%) HP NNM
6 3 (1.19%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.19%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.79%) Nessus
8 1 (0.40%) SmokePing
8 1 (0.40%) Cacti
Vendors
1 236 (93.65%) Cisco
2 95 (37.70%) Juniper
3 75 (29.76%) Microsoft
4 71 (28.17%) F5
5 55 (21.83%) HP
6 39 (15.48%) CheckPoint
7 32 (12.70%) VMware
7 32 (12.70%) Blue Coat
8 22 (8.73%) Fortinet
9 19 (7.54%) Sun
10 17 (6.75%) ProCurve
11 15 (5.95%) McAfee
11 15 (5.95%) Oracle
12 14 (5.56%) Riverbed
12 14 (5.56%) Symantec
13 13 (5.16%) Aruba
14 9 (3.57%) Dell
15 7 (2.78%) Websense
15 7 (2.78%) NetApp
15 7 (2.78%) Citrix
Reading, Berkshire
Websense
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + on-call + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago