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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 65 91 82
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -9
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 62 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.93% 1.78% 2.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.56% 5.71% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 35 34
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
724 666 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.20% 31.14% 29.15%
Number of salaries quoted 627 601 420
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,450 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 94 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (98.94%) Cisco
3 58 (61.70%) Firewall
4 48 (51.06%) CCNA
5 46 (48.94%) OSPF
6 45 (47.87%) MPLS
6 45 (47.87%) CheckPoint
7 44 (46.81%) WAN
8 41 (43.62%) LAN
9 32 (34.04%) BGP
10 30 (31.91%) Juniper
11 25 (26.60%) Network Management
12 24 (25.53%) HP
13 22 (23.40%) CCIE
13 22 (23.40%) CCIP
14 20 (21.28%) Network Security
15 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
15 18 (19.15%) VPN
15 18 (19.15%) Performance Monitoring
16 17 (18.09%) IP Telephony
17 16 (17.02%) CCSA
18 14 (14.89%) VPLS
19 13 (13.83%) Cisco ASA
20 12 (12.77%) Cisco Nexus
20 12 (12.77%) UNIX
21 11 (11.70%) Perl
21 11 (11.70%) Solaris
21 11 (11.70%) Linux
21 11 (11.70%) Tcl
21 11 (11.70%) Network Design

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 8 (8.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (4.26%) IIS
2 4 (4.26%) Lync
3 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.06%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.26%) MS Office
3 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (6.38%) Office 365
3 3 (3.19%) IaaS
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (61.70%) Firewall
2 46 (48.94%) OSPF
3 45 (47.87%) MPLS
4 44 (46.81%) WAN
5 41 (43.62%) LAN
6 32 (34.04%) BGP
7 20 (21.28%) Network Security
8 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
8 18 (19.15%) VPN
9 17 (18.09%) IP Telephony
10 14 (14.89%) VPLS
11 13 (13.83%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (12.77%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (10.64%) Wireless
13 10 (10.64%) IPsec
13 10 (10.64%) EIGRP
14 9 (9.57%) DNS
14 9 (9.57%) Internet
15 7 (7.45%) Multicast
15 7 (7.45%) Junos
General
1 9 (9.57%) Telecoms
1 9 (9.57%) Legal
2 8 (8.51%) Finance
3 4 (4.26%) Back Office
4 2 (2.13%) Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 20 (21.28%) Consultant
3 13 (13.83%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (12.77%) Firewall Engineer
5 11 (11.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (11.70%) Network Consultant
6 10 (10.64%) Analyst
6 10 (10.64%) Architect
6 10 (10.64%) Network Analyst
6 10 (10.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) Security Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) Network Security Analyst
7 9 (9.57%) Security Analyst
7 9 (9.57%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 6 (6.38%) Network Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 5 (5.32%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
9 5 (5.32%) Network Design Consultant
10 4 (4.26%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Clustering
2 5 (5.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.77%) UNIX
2 11 (11.70%) Solaris
2 11 (11.70%) Linux
3 9 (9.57%) Windows
3 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.60%) Network Management
2 18 (19.15%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (11.70%) Network Design
4 8 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.45%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (7.45%) Load Balancing
6 5 (5.32%) Fault Management
6 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.32%) Change Management
6 5 (5.32%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (5.32%) Network Architecture
7 4 (4.26%) Cisco ICM Scripting
7 4 (4.26%) CRM
7 4 (4.26%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.26%) Quality Management
7 4 (4.26%) Low Latency
7 4 (4.26%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 2 (2.13%) Information Security
8 2 (2.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.70%) Perl
1 11 (11.70%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 94 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (51.06%) CCNA
3 22 (23.40%) CCIE
3 22 (23.40%) CCIP
4 16 (17.02%) CCSA
5 9 (9.57%) CCSE
6 7 (7.45%) JNCIA
6 7 (7.45%) Check Point Certification
7 6 (6.38%) MCSE
7 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.32%) JNCIE
8 5 (5.32%) SC Cleared
9 4 (4.26%) Degree
9 4 (4.26%) MCTS
10 3 (3.19%) MCITP
11 1 (1.06%) CCVP
11 1 (1.06%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.13%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.13%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.13%) Snort
2 2 (2.13%) Squid
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Cisco UCCE
1 6 (6.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.19%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.06%) Netcool
Vendors
1 93 (98.94%) Cisco
2 45 (47.87%) CheckPoint
3 30 (31.91%) Juniper
4 24 (25.53%) HP
5 9 (9.57%) Blue Coat
6 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.26%) Nortel
7 4 (4.26%) Verint
7 4 (4.26%) VMware
7 4 (4.26%) SAP
7 4 (4.26%) Redback
8 2 (2.13%) Mitel
8 2 (2.13%) Sourcefire
8 2 (2.13%) NetApp
8 2 (2.13%) Websense
9 1 (1.06%) Siemens
9 1 (1.06%) Avaya
9 1 (1.06%) F5
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + life insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 13 days ago