The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 74 83 93
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 61 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.41% 1.66% 1.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.89% 5.87% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 46 28 15
Average salary £44,250 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -5.55%
CCNP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
560 528 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.27% 28.19% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 424 468 434
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,642 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CCNP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Birmingham

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 92 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (95.65%) Cisco
3 55 (59.78%) Firewall
4 40 (43.48%) CheckPoint
5 38 (41.30%) CCNA
6 31 (33.70%) Juniper
7 25 (27.17%) MPLS
7 25 (27.17%) F5
8 24 (26.09%) LAN
9 23 (25.00%) OSPF
9 23 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 22 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (22.83%) BGP
12 19 (20.65%) WAN
12 19 (20.65%) VPN
12 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
13 16 (17.39%) TCP/IP
14 15 (16.30%) CCIP
15 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
16 13 (14.13%) CCIE
16 13 (14.13%) Wireless
16 13 (14.13%) Network Design
16 13 (14.13%) Degree
16 13 (14.13%) Cisco IOS
17 12 (13.04%) Network Security
17 12 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (13.04%) Finance
17 12 (13.04%) CCDP
18 11 (11.96%) SAP
18 11 (11.96%) Cisco CUCM

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (10.87%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 55 (59.78%) Firewall
2 25 (27.17%) MPLS
3 24 (26.09%) LAN
4 23 (25.00%) OSPF
5 22 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (22.83%) BGP
7 19 (20.65%) WAN
7 19 (20.65%) VPN
8 16 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 13 (14.13%) Wireless
9 13 (14.13%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (13.04%) Network Security
10 12 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (10.87%) Cisco ICM
12 9 (9.78%) H.323
12 9 (9.78%) VLAN
13 8 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (8.70%) DNS
14 7 (7.61%) VoIP
14 7 (7.61%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
2 12 (13.04%) Finance
3 5 (5.43%) Banking
4 4 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.26%) Automotive
6 1 (1.09%) Electronics
6 1 (1.09%) Back Office
6 1 (1.09%) Marketing
6 1 (1.09%) German Language
Job Titles
1 31 (33.70%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.39%) Consultant
3 11 (11.96%) Network Consultant
4 8 (8.70%) Firewall Engineer
4 8 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (7.61%) Cisco Specialist
5 7 (7.61%) Network Architect
5 7 (7.61%) Architect
5 7 (7.61%) Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Network Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Security Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Network Security Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.26%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.26%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (3.26%) Sales Consultant
9 3 (3.26%) Network Support
9 3 (3.26%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.17%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (2.17%) Handset
3 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.09%) DTV
4 1 (1.09%) Clustering
4 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.61%) Linux
1 7 (7.61%) Windows
2 6 (6.52%) UNIX
3 5 (5.43%) Solaris
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.17%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.09%) CentOS
5 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.13%) Network Design
2 10 (10.87%) Load Balancing
2 10 (10.87%) Cisco ICM Scripting
2 10 (10.87%) Quality Management
2 10 (10.87%) ITIL
2 10 (10.87%) CRM
3 9 (9.78%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.52%) Change Control
4 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
5 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce
5 5 (5.43%) Migration
5 5 (5.43%) Network Architecture
5 5 (5.43%) Project Planning
5 5 (5.43%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (4.35%) ITIL V3
6 4 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.26%) Project Management
7 3 (3.26%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (3.26%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.52%) Perl
2 5 (5.43%) Tcl
3 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.09%) C
4 1 (1.09%) PHP
4 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 92 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (41.30%) CCNA
3 15 (16.30%) CCIP
4 13 (14.13%) CCIE
4 13 (14.13%) Degree
5 12 (13.04%) CCDP
6 8 (8.70%) CCSE
7 7 (7.61%) CCSA
8 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
9 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (4.35%) JNCIP
10 4 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
11 3 (3.26%) MCSE
11 3 (3.26%) MCSA
12 2 (2.17%) MCTS
12 2 (2.17%) MCITP
12 2 (2.17%) CCENT
12 2 (2.17%) CCA
12 2 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) SLA
2 4 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.17%) Snort
2 2 (2.17%) vSphere
2 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (11.96%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (11.96%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (2.17%) SCOM
3 1 (1.09%) Nagios
3 1 (1.09%) Cacti
Vendors
1 88 (95.65%) Cisco
2 40 (43.48%) CheckPoint
3 31 (33.70%) Juniper
4 25 (27.17%) F5
5 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
6 11 (11.96%) SAP
7 10 (10.87%) Verint
8 7 (7.61%) Riverbed
9 5 (5.43%) Avaya
9 5 (5.43%) HP
9 5 (5.43%) Mitel
9 5 (5.43%) VMware
9 5 (5.43%) Sourcefire
10 4 (4.35%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.35%) Fortinet
11 3 (3.26%) NetApp
11 3 (3.26%) Citrix
12 2 (2.17%) McAfee
13 1 (1.09%) Dell
13 1 (1.09%) EMC
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 17 days ago