The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 68 89 96
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 47 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.45% 1.79% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.65% 5.46% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 17
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £42,500 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
614 641 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.06% 32.87% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 537 569 413
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
CCNP
West Midlands

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 11 July 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 68 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (98.53%) Cisco
3 36 (52.94%) MPLS
4 32 (47.06%) CCNA
4 32 (47.06%) WAN
5 31 (45.59%) OSPF
6 30 (44.12%) Firewall
7 27 (39.71%) LAN
8 23 (33.82%) Juniper
9 22 (32.35%) CheckPoint
10 21 (30.88%) CCIE
11 20 (29.41%) HP
12 18 (26.47%) CCIP
12 18 (26.47%) BGP
12 18 (26.47%) Network Management
13 15 (22.06%) IP Telephony
14 13 (19.12%) Performance Monitoring
15 11 (16.18%) TCP/IP
15 11 (16.18%) VPN
16 10 (14.71%) Network Design
16 10 (14.71%) VPLS
17 9 (13.24%) Unified Communications
18 8 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
18 8 (11.76%) Wireless
18 8 (11.76%) MS Exchange
19 7 (10.29%) Windows
19 7 (10.29%) DNS
19 7 (10.29%) EIGRP
19 7 (10.29%) Network Security
19 7 (10.29%) Cisco ASA

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (5.88%) IIS
2 4 (5.88%) Lync
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Office 365
2 3 (4.41%) IaaS
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (52.94%) MPLS
2 32 (47.06%) WAN
3 31 (45.59%) OSPF
4 30 (44.12%) Firewall
5 27 (39.71%) LAN
6 18 (26.47%) BGP
7 15 (22.06%) IP Telephony
8 11 (16.18%) TCP/IP
8 11 (16.18%) VPN
9 10 (14.71%) VPLS
10 9 (13.24%) Unified Communications
11 8 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (11.76%) Wireless
12 7 (10.29%) EIGRP
12 7 (10.29%) Network Security
12 7 (10.29%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (10.29%) DNS
13 6 (8.82%) DWDM
13 6 (8.82%) IPsec
14 5 (7.35%) Multicast
General
1 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.35%) Legal
3 4 (5.88%) Back Office
4 3 (4.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (51.47%) Network Engineer
2 16 (23.53%) Consultant
3 14 (20.59%) Architect
4 13 (19.12%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (16.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 10 (14.71%) Network Consultant
8 7 (10.29%) Network Architect
9 6 (8.82%) Analyst
9 6 (8.82%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 6 (8.82%) Network Analyst
10 5 (7.35%) Security Analyst
10 5 (7.35%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (7.35%) Security Engineer
10 5 (7.35%) Network Security Analyst
11 4 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
11 4 (5.88%) Network Design Consultant
11 4 (5.88%) Cisco Specialist
11 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Statistics
2 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Windows
1 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) Network Management
2 13 (19.12%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (14.71%) Network Design
4 7 (10.29%) Network Architecture
5 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.35%) Change Management
6 5 (7.35%) Fault Management
7 4 (5.88%) CRM
7 4 (5.88%) Quality Management
7 4 (5.88%) Cisco ICM Scripting
8 3 (4.41%) ITIL
8 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.41%) SIEM
8 3 (4.41%) Change Control
8 3 (4.41%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (2.94%) Project Management
10 1 (1.47%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.47%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (1.47%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 68 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (47.06%) CCNA
3 21 (30.88%) CCIE
4 18 (26.47%) CCIP
5 7 (10.29%) JNCIA
6 6 (8.82%) MCSE
6 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (7.35%) CCSA
7 5 (7.35%) CCSE
7 5 (7.35%) JNCIE
8 4 (5.88%) MCTS
8 4 (5.88%) Degree
9 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
9 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
9 3 (4.41%) MCITP
10 1 (1.47%) CCVP
10 1 (1.47%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (7.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.47%) Netcool
Vendors
1 67 (98.53%) Cisco
2 23 (33.82%) Juniper
3 22 (32.35%) CheckPoint
4 20 (29.41%) HP
5 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.82%) F5
6 5 (7.35%) VMware
7 4 (5.88%) Verint
7 4 (5.88%) SAP
7 4 (5.88%) Nortel
7 4 (5.88%) Redback
8 3 (4.41%) Computacenter
8 3 (4.41%) Fortinet
8 3 (4.41%) TippingPoint
8 3 (4.41%) Symantec
8 3 (4.41%) McAfee
8 3 (4.41%) TOWER Software
9 2 (2.94%) NetApp
9 2 (2.94%) Mitel
10 1 (1.47%) Siemens
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago