The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend 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 16 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 6.25% 10.20% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 31.25% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% -23.15%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
CCNP
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Qualifications Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 43.75% 32.65% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 29
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

CCNP
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Bridgend region.

CCNP Salary Trend in Bridgend

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) CCNA
4 6 (60.00%) F5
5 5 (50.00%) Network Security
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (40.00%) Internet
6 4 (40.00%) OSPF
6 4 (40.00%) Remedy
6 4 (40.00%) BMC
6 4 (40.00%) Nokia
6 4 (40.00%) Siemens
6 4 (40.00%) OpenView
6 4 (40.00%) CiscoWorks
6 4 (40.00%) Nortel
6 4 (40.00%) Avaya
6 4 (40.00%) ADSL
6 4 (40.00%) Broadband
6 4 (40.00%) ISDN
6 4 (40.00%) PBX
6 4 (40.00%) WLAN
6 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
6 4 (40.00%) PPP
6 4 (40.00%) RIP
6 4 (40.00%) VPN

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 4 (40.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) FDDI
3 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (40.00%) ADSL
3 4 (40.00%) Broadband
3 4 (40.00%) ISDN
3 4 (40.00%) PBX
3 4 (40.00%) WLAN
3 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (40.00%) PPP
3 4 (40.00%) RIP
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) Internet
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
1 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) OpenView
1 4 (40.00%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (40.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) F5
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (40.00%) Remedy
4 4 (40.00%) BMC
4 4 (40.00%) Nokia
4 4 (40.00%) Siemens
4 4 (40.00%) Nortel
4 4 (40.00%) Avaya
4 4 (40.00%) SonicWALL
4 4 (40.00%) 3Com
5 3 (30.00%) Juniper
6 1 (10.00%) McAfee
6 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat