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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 92 120 112
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -8
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 19 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.28% 0.33% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.51% 0.83% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 11
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
542 727 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.47% 40.08% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 468 584 622
Average salary £43,900 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.02% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 37 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (75.68%) WAN
3 21 (56.76%) Firewall
4 20 (54.05%) BGP
5 18 (48.65%) WAN Optimisation
6 16 (43.24%) Network Security
6 16 (43.24%) EIGRP
6 16 (43.24%) MPLS
6 16 (43.24%) VPN
7 15 (40.54%) LAN
7 15 (40.54%) Citrix
7 15 (40.54%) CISSP
7 15 (40.54%) Wireless
7 15 (40.54%) DMVPN
7 15 (40.54%) SIEM
7 15 (40.54%) VMware
7 15 (40.54%) VLAN
8 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (37.84%) Riverbed
8 14 (37.84%) Security Architecture
9 13 (35.14%) SolarWinds
9 13 (35.14%) Load Balancing
9 13 (35.14%) Cisco
10 12 (32.43%) Thin Client
10 12 (32.43%) Fat Client
10 12 (32.43%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (27.03%) Fortinet
11 10 (27.03%) Network Design
12 8 (21.62%) CCNA
13 5 (13.51%) OSPF

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 28 (75.68%) WAN
2 21 (56.76%) Firewall
3 20 (54.05%) BGP
4 16 (43.24%) Network Security
4 16 (43.24%) EIGRP
4 16 (43.24%) MPLS
4 16 (43.24%) VPN
5 15 (40.54%) LAN
5 15 (40.54%) Wireless
5 15 (40.54%) DMVPN
5 15 (40.54%) VLAN
6 12 (32.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (13.51%) OSPF
8 4 (10.81%) VoIP
9 3 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (5.41%) Junos
10 2 (5.41%) DHCP
10 2 (5.41%) DNS
10 2 (5.41%) Internet
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Security Specialist
3 9 (24.32%) Network Specialist
3 9 (24.32%) Network Security Specialist
4 8 (21.62%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Network Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Thin Client
1 12 (32.43%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) WAN Optimisation
2 15 (40.54%) SIEM
3 14 (37.84%) Security Architecture
4 13 (35.14%) Load Balancing
5 10 (27.03%) Network Design
6 5 (13.51%) Change Control
6 5 (13.51%) Coaching
7 2 (5.41%) Change Management
7 2 (5.41%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.70%) Project Management
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL
8 1 (2.70%) Network Management
8 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.70%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (40.54%) CISSP
3 8 (21.62%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) CISM
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Nagios
1 1 (2.70%) OPNET
1 1 (2.70%) Cacti
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Citrix
1 15 (40.54%) VMware
2 14 (37.84%) Riverbed
3 13 (35.14%) SolarWinds
3 13 (35.14%) Cisco
4 10 (27.03%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.41%) SonicWALL
5 2 (5.41%) Juniper
6 1 (2.70%) F5
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