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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 101 112 107
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 5 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.35% 0.44% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 1.15% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,500 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
553 694 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.25% 38.30% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 487 489 474
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 August 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) VPN
3 10 (76.92%) WAN
4 8 (61.54%) LAN
4 8 (61.54%) Riverbed
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (46.15%) WAN Optimisation
5 6 (46.15%) SolarWinds
5 6 (46.15%) Wireless
5 6 (46.15%) VLAN
5 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
6 5 (38.46%) CCNA
7 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 4 (30.77%) MPLS
8 3 (23.08%) Firewall
8 3 (23.08%) Juniper
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL
8 3 (23.08%) VMware
8 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (15.38%) Network Management
9 2 (15.38%) Junos
9 2 (15.38%) Multicast
9 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
9 2 (15.38%) IGMP
9 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (15.38%) Communications Security
9 2 (15.38%) JSP 440
9 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) VPN
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (46.15%) Wireless
4 6 (46.15%) VLAN
5 4 (30.77%) MPLS
6 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) Junos
7 2 (15.38%) Multicast
7 2 (15.38%) IGMP
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (15.38%) IPsec
7 2 (15.38%) VoIP
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) SNMP
7 2 (15.38%) SAN
7 2 (15.38%) OSPF
7 2 (15.38%) BGP
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) WAN Optimisation
1 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Network Management
3 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Communications Security
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
4 1 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Riverbed
2 6 (46.15%) SolarWinds
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Juniper
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Nimble Storage