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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 56 100 56
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -44
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 83 27 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.52% 1.30% 3.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.98% 4.60% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 66 23 48
Average salary £51,250 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £34,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £49,500 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
832 587 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.30% 28.17% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 740 527 410
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,728 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 22 October 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 131 (96.32%) Cisco
3 87 (63.97%) Firewall
4 66 (48.53%) CheckPoint
5 62 (45.59%) OSPF
6 61 (44.85%) CCNA
7 60 (44.12%) WAN
8 59 (43.38%) LAN
9 47 (34.56%) BGP
10 46 (33.82%) MPLS
11 35 (25.74%) HP
12 34 (25.00%) Juniper
13 31 (22.79%) Network Security
14 29 (21.32%) VPN
14 29 (21.32%) Linux
15 28 (20.59%) Solaris
15 28 (20.59%) UNIX
15 28 (20.59%) Network Management
16 27 (19.85%) Perl
16 27 (19.85%) Tcl
17 24 (17.65%) CCSA
18 23 (16.91%) TCP/IP
18 23 (16.91%) Cisco Nexus
19 22 (16.18%) Performance Monitoring
19 22 (16.18%) Windows
19 22 (16.18%) VMware
20 20 (14.71%) Microsoft
20 20 (14.71%) CCIE
20 20 (14.71%) CCIP
21 19 (13.97%) Security Cleared

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 13 (9.56%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.94%) IIS
4 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.21%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (11.03%) MS Visio
2 7 (5.15%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.94%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.35%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.68%) Office 365
3 3 (2.21%) IaaS
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 87 (63.97%) Firewall
2 62 (45.59%) OSPF
3 60 (44.12%) WAN
4 59 (43.38%) LAN
5 47 (34.56%) BGP
6 46 (33.82%) MPLS
7 31 (22.79%) Network Security
8 29 (21.32%) VPN
9 23 (16.91%) TCP/IP
9 23 (16.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (13.24%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (12.50%) IP Telephony
11 17 (12.50%) DNS
12 16 (11.76%) VPLS
13 14 (10.29%) Internet
14 13 (9.56%) EIGRP
14 13 (9.56%) Junos
15 11 (8.09%) IPsec
15 11 (8.09%) DHCP
16 10 (7.35%) SAN
General
1 12 (8.82%) Finance
2 10 (7.35%) Legal
3 8 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.94%) Back Office
5 2 (1.47%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.47%) Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 56 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 30 (22.06%) Firewall Engineer
3 25 (18.38%) Consultant
4 18 (13.24%) Analyst
5 12 (8.82%) Network Analyst
5 12 (8.82%) Architect
6 11 (8.09%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (8.09%) Security Analyst
6 11 (8.09%) Security Engineer
6 11 (8.09%) Network Security Analyst
7 10 (7.35%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 10 (7.35%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (7.35%) Network Consultant
8 8 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Sales Consultant
10 6 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (4.41%) Security Consultant
10 6 (4.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.94%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.03%) Clustering
2 6 (4.41%) FlexPod
2 6 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.41%) GIS
3 4 (2.94%) Statistics
4 3 (2.21%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.32%) Linux
2 28 (20.59%) Solaris
2 28 (20.59%) UNIX
3 22 (16.18%) Windows
4 17 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.59%) Network Management
2 22 (16.18%) Performance Monitoring
3 15 (11.03%) Risk Assessment
3 15 (11.03%) Load Balancing
4 10 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (6.62%) E-Commerce
5 9 (6.62%) Low Latency
5 9 (6.62%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 7 (5.15%) Network Design
6 7 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (5.15%) ITIL
7 6 (4.41%) PRINCE
8 5 (3.68%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (2.94%) Fault Management
9 4 (2.94%) Cisco ICM Scripting
9 4 (2.94%) CRM
9 4 (2.94%) Quality Management
9 4 (2.94%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.94%) Change Management
10 3 (2.21%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.85%) Perl
1 27 (19.85%) Tcl
2 2 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 136 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (44.85%) CCNA
3 24 (17.65%) CCSA
4 20 (14.71%) CCIE
4 20 (14.71%) CCIP
5 19 (13.97%) Security Cleared
6 18 (13.24%) SC Cleared
6 18 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (11.76%) MCSE
8 13 (9.56%) Check Point Certification
9 12 (8.82%) Degree
10 11 (8.09%) CCSE
11 10 (7.35%) CCDP
12 9 (6.62%) MCSA
13 7 (5.15%) MCITP
14 6 (4.41%) VTSP
15 3 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (2.21%) CCA
15 3 (2.21%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (2.21%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) SLA
1 5 (3.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.47%) GPG13
2 2 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.35%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.41%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.41%) vSphere
4 2 (1.47%) Squid
4 2 (1.47%) Snort
4 2 (1.47%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.41%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (4.41%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (2.21%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.21%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 131 (96.32%) Cisco
2 66 (48.53%) CheckPoint
3 35 (25.74%) HP
4 34 (25.00%) Juniper
5 22 (16.18%) VMware
6 20 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 16 (11.76%) Blue Coat
8 9 (6.62%) Citrix
9 8 (5.88%) NetApp
10 6 (4.41%) IBM
10 6 (4.41%) EMC
11 5 (3.68%) Sourcefire
12 4 (2.94%) Verint
12 4 (2.94%) SAP
13 3 (2.21%) Nortel
13 3 (2.21%) Fortinet
14 2 (1.47%) Websense
15 1 (0.74%) Mitel
15 1 (0.74%) Siemens
15 1 (0.74%) F5
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £42000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago