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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 88 105 64
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -41
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 33 11 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.80% 0.68% 3.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.53% 2.51% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 40
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,000 £50,500
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
597 439 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.62% 27.30% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 526 389 424
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 23 January 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 107 (92.24%) Cisco
3 71 (61.21%) Firewall
4 55 (47.41%) CheckPoint
5 47 (40.52%) LAN
6 46 (39.66%) WAN
7 44 (37.93%) OSPF
8 40 (34.48%) CCNA
9 38 (32.76%) BGP
10 34 (29.31%) Juniper
11 33 (28.45%) UNIX
12 32 (27.59%) Linux
13 30 (25.86%) Solaris
13 30 (25.86%) Perl
14 29 (25.00%) Tcl
15 24 (20.69%) Network Security
16 23 (19.83%) Security Cleared
16 23 (19.83%) MPLS
16 23 (19.83%) VMware
17 22 (18.97%) VPN
18 21 (18.10%) HP
18 21 (18.10%) SC Cleared
19 20 (17.24%) Windows
20 19 (16.38%) Cisco Nexus
21 18 (15.52%) Microsoft
21 18 (15.52%) CCSA
21 18 (15.52%) Blue Coat
22 16 (13.79%) Load Balancing
23 15 (12.93%) Degree
23 15 (12.93%) Clustering

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 8 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (6.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (12.93%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.31%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (61.21%) Firewall
2 47 (40.52%) LAN
3 46 (39.66%) WAN
4 44 (37.93%) OSPF
5 38 (32.76%) BGP
6 24 (20.69%) Network Security
7 23 (19.83%) MPLS
8 22 (18.97%) VPN
9 19 (16.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (11.21%) DNS
10 13 (11.21%) Junos
11 11 (9.48%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (9.48%) SAN
11 11 (9.48%) Internet
12 10 (8.62%) TCP/IP
12 10 (8.62%) DHCP
13 9 (7.76%) Extranet
14 7 (6.03%) EIGRP
14 7 (6.03%) IPsec
15 6 (5.17%) VPLS
General
1 14 (12.07%) Finance
2 4 (3.45%) Legal
2 4 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.86%) Law
3 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (33.62%) Network Engineer
2 35 (30.17%) Firewall Engineer
3 17 (14.66%) Consultant
4 13 (11.21%) Analyst
5 9 (7.76%) Architect
6 8 (6.90%) Implementation Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) Sales Consultant
6 8 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 7 (6.03%) Security Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Network Consultant
8 6 (5.17%) Security Consultant
9 5 (4.31%) Security Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) Network Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) Network Security Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) Cisco Consultant
10 4 (3.45%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.59%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.93%) Clustering
2 8 (6.90%) GIS
3 6 (5.17%) FlexPod
4 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.59%) CESG
6 1 (0.86%) Statistics
6 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (28.45%) UNIX
2 32 (27.59%) Linux
3 30 (25.86%) Solaris
4 20 (17.24%) Windows
5 12 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.79%) Load Balancing
2 15 (12.93%) Risk Assessment
3 13 (11.21%) Network Management
4 11 (9.48%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (8.62%) E-Commerce
5 10 (8.62%) ITIL
6 9 (7.76%) Low Latency
6 9 (7.76%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 8 (6.90%) PRINCE
8 5 (4.31%) Network Design
9 4 (3.45%) Security Architecture
9 4 (3.45%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.45%) Migration
9 4 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.45%) Information Security
10 3 (2.59%) CRM
10 3 (2.59%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.59%) Quality Management
10 3 (2.59%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.86%) Perl
2 29 (25.00%) Tcl
3 4 (3.45%) C
4 2 (1.72%) SQL
5 1 (0.86%) PHP
5 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 116 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (34.48%) CCNA
3 23 (19.83%) Security Cleared
4 21 (18.10%) SC Cleared
5 18 (15.52%) CCSA
6 15 (12.93%) Degree
6 15 (12.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (12.07%) CCIE
8 13 (11.21%) Check Point Certification
8 13 (11.21%) MCSE
9 11 (9.48%) MCSA
10 10 (8.62%) CCDP
11 9 (7.76%) CCIP
12 6 (5.17%) VTSP
12 6 (5.17%) CCSE
12 6 (5.17%) CISSP
13 4 (3.45%) MCITP
13 4 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (2.59%) CCA
14 3 (2.59%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.59%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.76%) vSphere
3 8 (6.90%) Active Directory
4 6 (5.17%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.31%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.59%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.86%) Nagios
5 1 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.86%) Cacti
Vendors
1 107 (92.24%) Cisco
2 55 (47.41%) CheckPoint
3 34 (29.31%) Juniper
4 23 (19.83%) VMware
5 21 (18.10%) HP
6 18 (15.52%) Microsoft
6 18 (15.52%) Blue Coat
7 13 (11.21%) Citrix
8 8 (6.90%) EMC
9 6 (5.17%) IBM
9 6 (5.17%) NetApp
10 4 (3.45%) F5
10 4 (3.45%) Fortinet
10 4 (3.45%) Sourcefire
11 3 (2.59%) SAP
11 3 (2.59%) Oracle
11 3 (2.59%) Verint
12 1 (0.86%) Nortel
12 1 (0.86%) McAfee
12 1 (0.86%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago