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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 43 65 97
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +32
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 105 61 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.18% 3.06% 1.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.20% 9.19% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 92 55 33
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
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
691 664 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.07% 33.35% 31.44%
Number of salaries quoted 556 583 575
Average salary £47,500 £47,750 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.52% +2.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 152 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 144 (94.74%) Cisco
3 84 (55.26%) CheckPoint
4 78 (51.32%) Firewall
5 66 (43.42%) Juniper
6 61 (40.13%) CCNA
7 58 (38.16%) BGP
8 55 (36.18%) OSPF
9 51 (33.55%) CCIE
10 49 (32.24%) F5
11 43 (28.29%) MPLS
12 42 (27.63%) Cisco IOS
13 36 (23.68%) Data Centre
14 35 (23.03%) LAN
15 30 (19.74%) WAN
15 30 (19.74%) Cisco Nexus
15 30 (19.74%) Network Security
16 24 (15.79%) TCP/IP
16 24 (15.79%) Telecoms
17 22 (14.47%) VPN
17 22 (14.47%) Riverbed
18 21 (13.82%) Finance
19 19 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
19 19 (12.50%) Degree
20 18 (11.84%) Service Delivery
21 17 (11.18%) HP
22 16 (10.53%) CCDP
22 16 (10.53%) CCIP
22 16 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
23 15 (9.87%) Microsoft

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.95%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 78 (51.32%) Firewall
2 58 (38.16%) BGP
3 55 (36.18%) OSPF
4 43 (28.29%) MPLS
5 42 (27.63%) Cisco IOS
6 35 (23.03%) LAN
7 30 (19.74%) WAN
7 30 (19.74%) Network Security
7 30 (19.74%) Cisco Nexus
8 24 (15.79%) TCP/IP
9 22 (14.47%) VPN
10 19 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (9.87%) VoIP
12 13 (8.55%) Spanning Tree
13 11 (7.24%) DNS
13 11 (7.24%) Wireless
14 10 (6.58%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (5.92%) Internet
16 8 (5.26%) VLAN
17 7 (4.61%) IOS XR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 21 (13.82%) Finance
3 8 (5.26%) Banking
4 4 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.97%) Automotive
6 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.32%) Marketing
7 1 (0.66%) German Language
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (43.42%) Network Engineer
2 23 (15.13%) Consultant
3 18 (11.84%) Architect
3 18 (11.84%) Network Consultant
4 14 (9.21%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (9.21%) Network Architect
5 11 (7.24%) Analyst
6 10 (6.58%) Network Analyst
7 9 (5.92%) Cisco Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
9 7 (4.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Security Architect
10 6 (3.95%) Network Support
10 6 (3.95%) Senior Network Consultant
10 6 (3.95%) Implementation Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Network Security Architect
11 5 (3.29%) Firewall Engineer
11 5 (3.29%) Cisco Specialist
11 5 (3.29%) Network Specialist
11 5 (3.29%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.29%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.32%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.32%) Handset
5 1 (0.66%) Clustering
5 1 (0.66%) DTV
5 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.55%) Windows
2 6 (3.95%) Linux
2 6 (3.95%) UNIX
3 5 (3.29%) Solaris
4 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.32%) Android
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (11.84%) Service Delivery
2 16 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
3 15 (9.87%) ITIL
4 12 (7.89%) Network Design
5 10 (6.58%) Load Balancing
6 9 (5.92%) Project Management
7 8 (5.26%) Network Architecture
8 6 (3.95%) Change Control
8 6 (3.95%) CRM
8 6 (3.95%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.95%) Quality Management
8 6 (3.95%) Cisco ICM Scripting
9 5 (3.29%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (3.29%) Network Management
9 5 (3.29%) Project Planning
10 4 (2.63%) Business Development
10 4 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.63%) Mentoring
11 3 (1.97%) Converged Infrastructure
11 3 (1.97%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.29%) Perl
1 5 (3.29%) Tcl
2 2 (1.32%) C
3 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 152 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (40.13%) CCNA
3 51 (33.55%) CCIE
4 19 (12.50%) Degree
5 16 (10.53%) CCIP
5 16 (10.53%) CCDP
6 13 (8.55%) CCSA
7 10 (6.58%) Security Cleared
8 9 (5.92%) SC Cleared
8 9 (5.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (5.92%) CCSE
9 7 (4.61%) MCSE
9 7 (4.61%) MCSA
10 4 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.97%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.97%) CCVP
12 2 (1.32%) CCENT
12 2 (1.32%) MCTS
12 2 (1.32%) MCITP
12 2 (1.32%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.26%) SLA
2 3 (1.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.97%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.32%) Snort
6 1 (0.66%) vSphere
6 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (3.95%) Cisco UCCE
1 6 (3.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.32%) SCOM
3 1 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 144 (94.74%) Cisco
2 84 (55.26%) CheckPoint
3 66 (43.42%) Juniper
4 49 (32.24%) F5
5 22 (14.47%) Riverbed
6 17 (11.18%) HP
7 15 (9.87%) Microsoft
7 15 (9.87%) McAfee
8 10 (6.58%) VMware
9 9 (5.92%) Verint
10 7 (4.61%) SAP
11 5 (3.29%) Mitel
11 5 (3.29%) Avaya
12 4 (2.63%) Sourcefire
12 4 (2.63%) Red Gate
12 4 (2.63%) Barracuda Networks
12 4 (2.63%) Veeam
13 3 (1.97%) Citrix
13 3 (1.97%) NetApp
13 3 (1.97%) Nokia
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 + 12% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago