The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 124 93 99
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +6
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 16 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.83% 1.52% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.64% 5.00% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 15
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
CCNP
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
607 580 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 31.40% 30.48% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 490 413 465
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

CCNP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Bristol

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Bristol

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (95.92%) Cisco
3 37 (75.51%) Firewall
4 29 (59.18%) Data Centre
5 28 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (51.02%) Juniper
7 24 (48.98%) Cisco Nexus
8 20 (40.82%) TCP/IP
9 19 (38.78%) EIGRP
10 18 (36.73%) OSPF
10 18 (36.73%) CCNA
10 18 (36.73%) F5
11 16 (32.65%) CheckPoint
12 14 (28.57%) CCIE
13 13 (26.53%) BGP
14 12 (24.49%) MPLS
15 11 (22.45%) VPN
15 11 (22.45%) Barracuda Networks
15 11 (22.45%) Cisco PIX
15 11 (22.45%) Network Security
16 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
17 9 (18.37%) Network Design
17 9 (18.37%) WAN
18 8 (16.33%) Linux
18 8 (16.33%) Cisco IOS
19 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
19 7 (14.29%) ITIL
19 7 (14.29%) LAN
19 7 (14.29%) DNS
19 7 (14.29%) Microsoft

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (2.04%) SAS
1 1 (2.04%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 37 (75.51%) Firewall
2 28 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (48.98%) Cisco Nexus
4 20 (40.82%) TCP/IP
5 19 (38.78%) EIGRP
6 18 (36.73%) OSPF
7 13 (26.53%) BGP
8 12 (24.49%) MPLS
9 11 (22.45%) Cisco PIX
9 11 (22.45%) Network Security
9 11 (22.45%) VPN
10 9 (18.37%) WAN
11 8 (16.33%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (14.29%) LAN
12 7 (14.29%) DNS
13 5 (10.20%) Wireless
14 4 (8.16%) TACACS
14 4 (8.16%) SSL
14 4 (8.16%) VLAN
14 4 (8.16%) Junos
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (69.39%) Network Engineer
2 23 (46.94%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Network Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Network Support
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Network Technician
6 2 (4.08%) Network Administrator
7 1 (2.04%) Network Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Network Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Data Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 29 (59.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) PKI
3 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Network Design
2 7 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (8.16%) Security Hardening
4 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.16%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (8.16%) Cyber Security
5 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.08%) Security Patching
6 2 (4.08%) Migration
6 2 (4.08%) Change Control
6 2 (4.08%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (2.04%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) C
1 2 (4.08%) Perl
1 2 (4.08%) PHP
1 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (36.73%) CCNA
3 14 (28.57%) CCIE
4 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
5 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 6 (12.24%) CCDP
7 2 (4.08%) MCSE
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.08%) CCSP
7 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.08%) JNCIA
7 2 (4.08%) JNCIS
7 2 (4.08%) Degree
8 1 (2.04%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.04%) CCDA
8 1 (2.04%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 47 (95.92%) Cisco
2 25 (51.02%) Juniper
3 18 (36.73%) F5
4 16 (32.65%) CheckPoint
5 11 (22.45%) Barracuda Networks
6 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (12.24%) VMware
8 5 (10.20%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.08%) Meraki
9 2 (4.08%) Riverbed
9 2 (4.08%) McAfee
10 1 (2.04%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.04%) ProCurve
10 1 (2.04%) HP
10 1 (2.04%) Dell