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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 49 77 93
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +16
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 101 42 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.98% 2.19% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.23% 7.02% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 88 38 23
Average salary £49,250 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.12% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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
663 598 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.66% 31.19% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 524 525 533
Average salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,772 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 30 June 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 135 (95.74%) Cisco
3 79 (56.03%) CheckPoint
4 77 (54.61%) Firewall
5 61 (43.26%) Juniper
6 56 (39.72%) CCNA
7 50 (35.46%) BGP
8 49 (34.75%) OSPF
9 43 (30.50%) CCIE
10 41 (29.08%) F5
11 39 (27.66%) MPLS
12 37 (26.24%) Cisco IOS
13 32 (22.70%) Network Security
14 31 (21.99%) Data Centre
15 30 (21.28%) LAN
16 29 (20.57%) Cisco Nexus
17 25 (17.73%) WAN
18 24 (17.02%) TCP/IP
19 23 (16.31%) VPN
19 23 (16.31%) Finance
20 21 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
21 20 (14.18%) Telecoms
22 19 (13.48%) Degree
23 18 (12.77%) CCIP
24 17 (12.06%) HP
24 17 (12.06%) Riverbed
25 16 (11.35%) Microsoft
25 16 (11.35%) McAfee
25 16 (11.35%) GAP Analysis
26 15 (10.64%) CCDP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (3.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (7.09%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 77 (54.61%) Firewall
2 50 (35.46%) BGP
3 49 (34.75%) OSPF
4 39 (27.66%) MPLS
5 37 (26.24%) Cisco IOS
6 32 (22.70%) Network Security
7 30 (21.28%) LAN
8 29 (20.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 25 (17.73%) WAN
10 24 (17.02%) TCP/IP
11 23 (16.31%) VPN
12 21 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (10.64%) VoIP
14 13 (9.22%) Wireless
14 13 (9.22%) Spanning Tree
15 12 (8.51%) DNS
16 10 (7.09%) Cisco ICM
16 10 (7.09%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (6.38%) Internet
17 9 (6.38%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (16.31%) Finance
2 20 (14.18%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.96%) Banking
4 4 (2.84%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.13%) Automotive
6 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.42%) Marketing
7 1 (0.71%) German Language
7 1 (0.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 54 (38.30%) Network Engineer
2 20 (14.18%) Consultant
3 15 (10.64%) Network Consultant
4 14 (9.93%) Architect
4 14 (9.93%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (8.51%) Network Architect
6 11 (7.80%) Analyst
7 10 (7.09%) Network Analyst
8 8 (5.67%) Cisco Specialist
9 7 (4.96%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (4.26%) Firewall Engineer
10 6 (4.26%) Network Security Architect
10 6 (4.26%) Network Support
10 6 (4.26%) Security Architect
11 5 (3.55%) Network Specialist
11 5 (3.55%) Senior Network Consultant
11 5 (3.55%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (3.55%) Technical Specialist
11 5 (3.55%) Cisco Engineer
12 4 (2.84%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.38%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.99%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.42%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (1.42%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.42%) Handset
5 1 (0.71%) Clustering
5 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.71%) DTV
5 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.22%) Windows
2 6 (4.26%) Linux
2 6 (4.26%) UNIX
3 5 (3.55%) Solaris
4 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.42%) Android
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (11.35%) GAP Analysis
2 14 (9.93%) ITIL
2 14 (9.93%) Service Delivery
3 11 (7.80%) Network Design
4 10 (7.09%) Load Balancing
4 10 (7.09%) Quality Management
4 10 (7.09%) CRM
4 10 (7.09%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 7 (4.96%) Project Management
6 6 (4.26%) Configuration Management
6 6 (4.26%) Network Architecture
6 6 (4.26%) Change Control
7 5 (3.55%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (3.55%) Network Management
7 5 (3.55%) Project Planning
8 4 (2.84%) Migration
8 4 (2.84%) E-Commerce
8 4 (2.84%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.13%) Converged Infrastructure
9 3 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.55%) Perl
1 5 (3.55%) Tcl
2 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 141 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (39.72%) CCNA
3 43 (30.50%) CCIE
4 19 (13.48%) Degree
5 18 (12.77%) CCIP
6 15 (10.64%) CCDP
7 11 (7.80%) CCSA
8 9 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (5.67%) CCSE
10 7 (4.96%) MCSE
10 7 (4.96%) MCSA
11 6 (4.26%) Security Cleared
12 5 (3.55%) SC Cleared
13 4 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (2.13%) CCVP
15 2 (1.42%) CCENT
15 2 (1.42%) JNCIP
15 2 (1.42%) MCTS
15 2 (1.42%) MCITP
15 2 (1.42%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) SLA
2 4 (2.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.84%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.13%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.42%) Snort
6 1 (0.71%) vSphere
6 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (7.80%) Cisco UCCE
1 11 (7.80%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.42%) SCOM
3 1 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 135 (95.74%) Cisco
2 79 (56.03%) CheckPoint
3 61 (43.26%) Juniper
4 41 (29.08%) F5
5 17 (12.06%) Riverbed
5 17 (12.06%) HP
6 16 (11.35%) Microsoft
6 16 (11.35%) McAfee
7 13 (9.22%) Verint
8 11 (7.80%) SAP
9 10 (7.09%) VMware
10 5 (3.55%) Mitel
10 5 (3.55%) Avaya
10 5 (3.55%) Sourcefire
11 4 (2.84%) Red Gate
11 4 (2.84%) Barracuda Networks
11 4 (2.84%) Veeam
12 3 (2.13%) Fortinet
12 3 (2.13%) Citrix
12 3 (2.13%) NetApp
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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SCC
Posted: 21 days ago