The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 100 97 112
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 9 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.52% 0.88% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.42% 2.34% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 7
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,600 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CCNP
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
633 555 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.61% 37.63% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 433 436 616
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

CCNP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Cambridge

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco
3 11 (61.11%) Firewall
4 9 (50.00%) OSPF
4 9 (50.00%) BGP
5 8 (44.44%) DNS
6 7 (38.89%) CCNA
7 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
7 6 (33.33%) CCIE
7 6 (33.33%) CCIP
7 6 (33.33%) CCDP
7 6 (33.33%) Juniper
7 6 (33.33%) MPLS
7 6 (33.33%) Redback
7 6 (33.33%) Network Design
7 6 (33.33%) JNCIE
7 6 (33.33%) VPLS
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (16.67%) LAN
9 3 (16.67%) VoIP
9 3 (16.67%) VPN
9 3 (16.67%) CISSP
9 3 (16.67%) Wireless
9 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
9 3 (16.67%) Information Security
9 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (16.67%) VLAN
9 3 (16.67%) Degree
9 3 (16.67%) Wireshark
9 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) OSPF
2 9 (50.00%) BGP
3 8 (44.44%) DNS
4 6 (33.33%) MPLS
4 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 6 (33.33%) VPLS
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (16.67%) Network Security
6 3 (16.67%) Wireshark
6 3 (16.67%) Wireless
6 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (16.67%) VLAN
6 3 (16.67%) VPN
6 3 (16.67%) LAN
6 3 (16.67%) VoIP
7 2 (11.11%) DHCP
8 1 (5.56%) Internet
8 1 (5.56%) WAN
8 1 (5.56%) Junos
General
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 6 (33.33%) IP Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Network Design
2 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (16.67%) Change Control
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCNA
3 6 (33.33%) CCDP
3 6 (33.33%) CCIE
3 6 (33.33%) CCIP
3 6 (33.33%) JNCIE
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) Juniper
2 6 (33.33%) Redback
3 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL