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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 98 95 104
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 16 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.98% 1.06% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.65% 2.69% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 6
Average salary £40,000 £66,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.39% +55.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,600 £51,250
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
603 558 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.95% 39.32% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 435 465 574
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 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 30 January 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (71.43%) Cisco
3 18 (64.29%) Firewall
4 16 (57.14%) BGP
5 12 (42.86%) MPLS
6 11 (39.29%) OSPF
7 9 (32.14%) CCNA
7 9 (32.14%) WAN
7 9 (32.14%) Network Design
7 9 (32.14%) Network Security
8 8 (28.57%) CISSP
8 8 (28.57%) DNS
8 8 (28.57%) Juniper
9 7 (25.00%) VPN
10 6 (21.43%) Ethernet
10 6 (21.43%) LAN
10 6 (21.43%) CCDP
10 6 (21.43%) CCIE
10 6 (21.43%) CCIP
10 6 (21.43%) EIGRP
10 6 (21.43%) Wireless
10 6 (21.43%) Redback
10 6 (21.43%) JNCIE
10 6 (21.43%) VLAN
10 6 (21.43%) VPLS
10 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
11 5 (17.86%) Security Architecture
11 5 (17.86%) Riverbed
11 5 (17.86%) SIEM
11 5 (17.86%) Change Control

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 16 (57.14%) BGP
3 12 (42.86%) MPLS
4 11 (39.29%) OSPF
5 9 (32.14%) WAN
5 9 (32.14%) Network Security
6 8 (28.57%) DNS
7 7 (25.00%) VPN
8 6 (21.43%) Ethernet
8 6 (21.43%) LAN
8 6 (21.43%) EIGRP
8 6 (21.43%) Wireless
8 6 (21.43%) VLAN
8 6 (21.43%) VPLS
9 5 (17.86%) DMVPN
9 5 (17.86%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (14.29%) VoIP
11 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Design Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Security Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Network Architect
2 6 (21.43%) IP Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Network Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Fat Client
1 5 (17.86%) Thin Client
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Network Design
2 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 5 (17.86%) Security Architecture
3 5 (17.86%) SIEM
3 5 (17.86%) Change Control
4 4 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.14%) Change Management
6 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.57%) Network Management
7 1 (3.57%) Coaching
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.57%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (32.14%) CCNA
3 8 (28.57%) CISSP
4 6 (21.43%) CCDP
4 6 (21.43%) CCIE
4 6 (21.43%) CCIP
4 6 (21.43%) JNCIE
5 3 (10.71%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Cacti
1 1 (3.57%) OPNET
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) Juniper
3 6 (21.43%) Redback
4 5 (17.86%) Riverbed
4 5 (17.86%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix
5 4 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.14%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.57%) F5
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Posted: 3 days ago
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