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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 69 105 67
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -38
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 72 15 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.26% 0.74% 3.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.33% 2.74% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 53 13 45
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £56,000 £50,000
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
772 547 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.96% 27.04% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 693 492 434
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 27 November 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 127 (92.70%) Cisco
3 82 (59.85%) Firewall
4 67 (48.91%) CheckPoint
5 61 (44.53%) LAN
5 61 (44.53%) WAN
6 57 (41.61%) CCNA
7 56 (40.88%) OSPF
8 45 (32.85%) BGP
9 40 (29.20%) MPLS
10 37 (27.01%) Juniper
11 33 (24.09%) UNIX
12 32 (23.36%) Network Security
13 31 (22.63%) Linux
14 30 (21.90%) Solaris
15 29 (21.17%) Perl
15 29 (21.17%) HP
15 29 (21.17%) Tcl
16 25 (18.25%) Cisco Nexus
17 24 (17.52%) Network Management
17 24 (17.52%) CCSA
18 22 (16.06%) VMware
18 22 (16.06%) VPN
18 22 (16.06%) Security Cleared
19 21 (15.33%) SC Cleared
19 21 (15.33%) Windows
20 20 (14.60%) Microsoft
21 19 (13.87%) TCP/IP
21 19 (13.87%) Performance Monitoring
22 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 11 (8.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.19%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (10.95%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.65%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.30%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.19%) Office 365
2 3 (2.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (59.85%) Firewall
2 61 (44.53%) LAN
2 61 (44.53%) WAN
3 56 (40.88%) OSPF
4 45 (32.85%) BGP
5 40 (29.20%) MPLS
6 32 (23.36%) Network Security
7 25 (18.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 22 (16.06%) VPN
9 19 (13.87%) TCP/IP
10 17 (12.41%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (10.22%) VPLS
12 13 (9.49%) Junos
12 13 (9.49%) DNS
12 13 (9.49%) Internet
13 12 (8.76%) EIGRP
13 12 (8.76%) IP Telephony
14 11 (8.03%) IPsec
14 11 (8.03%) SAN
15 9 (6.57%) Extranet
General
1 15 (10.95%) Finance
2 10 (7.30%) Legal
3 8 (5.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.46%) Banking
4 2 (1.46%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.73%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (35.77%) Network Engineer
2 33 (24.09%) Firewall Engineer
3 24 (17.52%) Consultant
4 20 (14.60%) Analyst
5 14 (10.22%) Architect
6 12 (8.76%) Network Security Engineer
6 12 (8.76%) Network Analyst
6 12 (8.76%) Security Engineer
7 11 (8.03%) Network Security Analyst
7 11 (8.03%) Security Analyst
8 10 (7.30%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 9 (6.57%) Network Consultant
10 8 (5.84%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (5.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (5.84%) Cisco Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Security Consultant
11 7 (5.11%) Sales Consultant
12 6 (4.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 5 (3.65%) Implementation Engineer
13 5 (3.65%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.92%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) Clustering
2 8 (5.84%) GIS
3 6 (4.38%) FlexPod
3 6 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.19%) CESG
4 3 (2.19%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.09%) UNIX
2 31 (22.63%) Linux
3 30 (21.90%) Solaris
4 21 (15.33%) Windows
5 13 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.52%) Network Management
2 19 (13.87%) Performance Monitoring
3 15 (10.95%) Risk Assessment
3 15 (10.95%) Load Balancing
4 9 (6.57%) E-Commerce
4 9 (6.57%) Low Latency
4 9 (6.57%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 8 (5.84%) PRINCE
5 8 (5.84%) ITIL
6 6 (4.38%) Network Design
7 5 (3.65%) Information Security
7 5 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.65%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (3.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (2.92%) Cisco ICM Scripting
8 4 (2.92%) CRM
8 4 (2.92%) Quality Management
8 4 (2.92%) Incident Management
8 4 (2.92%) Security Architecture
9 3 (2.19%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.17%) Perl
1 29 (21.17%) Tcl
2 3 (2.19%) C
3 2 (1.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 137 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (41.61%) CCNA
3 24 (17.52%) CCSA
4 22 (16.06%) Security Cleared
5 21 (15.33%) SC Cleared
6 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (13.14%) CCIE
7 17 (12.41%) Degree
8 16 (11.68%) MCSE
9 15 (10.95%) CCIP
10 13 (9.49%) Check Point Certification
11 11 (8.03%) CCSE
11 11 (8.03%) MCSA
12 9 (6.57%) CCDP
13 7 (5.11%) MCITP
14 6 (4.38%) CISSP
14 6 (4.38%) VTSP
15 3 (2.19%) CSSLP
15 3 (2.19%) CCA
15 3 (2.19%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.92%) SLA
3 2 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.46%) GPG13
System Software
1 13 (9.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.84%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.84%) vSphere
3 6 (4.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.46%) Snort
4 2 (1.46%) Squid
5 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.38%) Cisco UCCE
1 6 (4.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (2.19%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.19%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 127 (92.70%) Cisco
2 67 (48.91%) CheckPoint
3 37 (27.01%) Juniper
4 29 (21.17%) HP
5 22 (16.06%) VMware
6 20 (14.60%) Microsoft
7 17 (12.41%) Blue Coat
8 13 (9.49%) Citrix
9 8 (5.84%) EMC
10 6 (4.38%) IBM
10 6 (4.38%) NetApp
11 5 (3.65%) Sourcefire
12 4 (2.92%) SAP
12 4 (2.92%) Verint
13 3 (2.19%) Oracle
13 3 (2.19%) Nortel
13 3 (2.19%) Fortinet
14 2 (1.46%) Websense
14 2 (1.46%) Mitel
15 1 (0.73%) Siemens
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