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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 40 69 91
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +22
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 95 65 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.85% 3.05% 1.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.71% 8.87% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 82 56 36
Average salary £52,000 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,950 £38,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
646 733 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.01% 34.41% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 531 635 592
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 158 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 150 (94.94%) Cisco
3 87 (55.06%) CheckPoint
4 81 (51.27%) Firewall
5 68 (43.04%) Juniper
6 66 (41.77%) BGP
7 61 (38.61%) CCNA
8 55 (34.81%) CCIE
8 55 (34.81%) OSPF
9 49 (31.01%) Cisco IOS
10 46 (29.11%) F5
11 41 (25.95%) MPLS
12 40 (25.32%) Data Centre
13 37 (23.42%) LAN
14 32 (20.25%) WAN
14 32 (20.25%) Cisco Nexus
15 31 (19.62%) Network Security
16 27 (17.09%) VPN
17 25 (15.82%) Telecoms
17 25 (15.82%) Finance
18 23 (14.56%) Riverbed
19 22 (13.92%) TCP/IP
20 20 (12.66%) Service Delivery
20 20 (12.66%) VoIP
21 19 (12.03%) McAfee
21 19 (12.03%) GAP Analysis
22 18 (11.39%) HP
23 17 (10.76%) Degree
24 16 (10.13%) Cisco ASA
24 16 (10.13%) Spanning Tree

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (3.16%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.27%) Moodle
2 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Agresso
1 2 (1.27%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 81 (51.27%) Firewall
2 66 (41.77%) BGP
3 55 (34.81%) OSPF
4 49 (31.01%) Cisco IOS
5 41 (25.95%) MPLS
6 37 (23.42%) LAN
7 32 (20.25%) WAN
7 32 (20.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 31 (19.62%) Network Security
9 27 (17.09%) VPN
10 22 (13.92%) TCP/IP
11 20 (12.66%) VoIP
12 16 (10.13%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (10.13%) Spanning Tree
13 13 (8.23%) Internet
14 12 (7.59%) Wireless
15 11 (6.96%) DNS
16 10 (6.33%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (5.70%) EIGRP
17 9 (5.70%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (15.82%) Telecoms
1 25 (15.82%) Finance
2 8 (5.06%) Banking
3 4 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.90%) Automotive
5 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) German Language
6 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 75 (47.47%) Network Engineer
2 21 (13.29%) Consultant
3 19 (12.03%) Architect
4 16 (10.13%) Network Consultant
5 15 (9.49%) Network Architect
6 14 (8.86%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (6.33%) Analyst
8 9 (5.70%) Network Analyst
8 9 (5.70%) Cisco Engineer
9 8 (5.06%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (5.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Network Support
11 6 (3.80%) Security Architect
11 6 (3.80%) Senior Network Consultant
11 6 (3.80%) Network Security Architect
11 6 (3.80%) Technical Specialist
12 5 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.16%) Technical Consultant
12 5 (3.16%) Firewall Engineer
12 5 (3.16%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.63%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.32%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.27%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (1.27%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.27%) Handset
5 1 (0.63%) Clustering
5 1 (0.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.86%) Windows
2 6 (3.80%) Linux
2 6 (3.80%) UNIX
3 5 (3.16%) Solaris
4 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.27%) Android
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (12.66%) Service Delivery
2 19 (12.03%) GAP Analysis
3 15 (9.49%) ITIL
4 11 (6.96%) Network Design
5 9 (5.70%) Load Balancing
5 9 (5.70%) Project Management
6 8 (5.06%) Network Architecture
6 8 (5.06%) Network Management
7 7 (4.43%) Data Analysis
8 6 (3.80%) Change Control
8 6 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (3.16%) Project Planning
9 5 (3.16%) Business Development
9 5 (3.16%) Configuration Management
9 5 (3.16%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (2.53%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.53%) Change Management
10 4 (2.53%) Resource Management
10 4 (2.53%) Fault Management
11 3 (1.90%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.16%) Perl
1 5 (3.16%) Tcl
2 4 (2.53%) C
3 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 158 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (38.61%) CCNA
3 55 (34.81%) CCIE
4 17 (10.76%) Degree
5 16 (10.13%) CCDP
6 15 (9.49%) CCSA
7 12 (7.59%) CCIP
7 12 (7.59%) Security Cleared
8 11 (6.96%) SC Cleared
8 11 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (5.70%) MCSE
10 8 (5.06%) CCSE
11 7 (4.43%) MCSA
12 6 (3.80%) JNCIP
13 5 (3.16%) CCVP
14 4 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (1.27%) CCA
15 2 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
15 2 (1.27%) CCDA
15 2 (1.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.59%) SLA
2 3 (1.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.06%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.53%) VMware ESX
3 4 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.63%) Snort
5 1 (0.63%) vSphere
5 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (1.27%) SCOM
1 2 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (1.27%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 150 (94.94%) Cisco
2 87 (55.06%) CheckPoint
3 68 (43.04%) Juniper
4 46 (29.11%) F5
5 23 (14.56%) Riverbed
6 19 (12.03%) McAfee
7 18 (11.39%) HP
8 16 (10.13%) Microsoft
9 14 (8.86%) VMware
10 9 (5.70%) Verint
11 7 (4.43%) Nokia
12 5 (3.16%) Mitel
12 5 (3.16%) Avaya
13 4 (2.53%) Citrix
13 4 (2.53%) Red Gate
13 4 (2.53%) Barracuda Networks
13 4 (2.53%) Veeam
14 3 (1.90%) SAP
14 3 (1.90%) NetApp
14 3 (1.90%) Sourcefire
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