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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 101 119 108
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 6 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.44% 0.33% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.05% 0.91% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 12
Average salary £42,500 £31,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.85% -29.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £34,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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
573 661 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.79% 36.58% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 478 487 507
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 3 August 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (88.00%) WAN
3 14 (56.00%) VPN
4 13 (52.00%) MPLS
4 13 (52.00%) WAN Optimisation
5 12 (48.00%) Firewall
5 12 (48.00%) VMware
6 11 (44.00%) BGP
6 11 (44.00%) EIGRP
6 11 (44.00%) LAN
6 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (44.00%) Riverbed
6 11 (44.00%) Data Centre
7 9 (36.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (36.00%) DDoS Mitigation
7 9 (36.00%) SolarWinds
7 9 (36.00%) DMVPN
7 9 (36.00%) SIEM
7 9 (36.00%) Cisco
7 9 (36.00%) Citrix
7 9 (36.00%) CISSP
7 9 (36.00%) Wireless
7 9 (36.00%) VLAN
7 9 (36.00%) Load Balancing
7 9 (36.00%) Network Security
8 8 (32.00%) Security Architecture
9 6 (24.00%) Thin Client
9 6 (24.00%) Fat Client
9 6 (24.00%) Fortinet

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) WAN
2 14 (56.00%) VPN
3 13 (52.00%) MPLS
4 12 (48.00%) Firewall
5 11 (44.00%) BGP
5 11 (44.00%) EIGRP
5 11 (44.00%) LAN
5 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (36.00%) DMVPN
6 9 (36.00%) VLAN
6 9 (36.00%) Network Security
6 9 (36.00%) Wireless
7 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (8.00%) Junos
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (8.00%) OSPF
8 2 (8.00%) Multicast
8 2 (8.00%) IPsec
8 2 (8.00%) IGMP
8 2 (8.00%) ICMP
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Security Specialist
3 6 (24.00%) Network Specialist
3 6 (24.00%) Network Security Specialist
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Junior
6 1 (4.00%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (36.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (24.00%) Thin Client
3 6 (24.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 9 (36.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 9 (36.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (36.00%) SIEM
3 8 (32.00%) Security Architecture
4 6 (24.00%) Network Design
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Coaching
6 2 (8.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (8.00%) Communications Security
6 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Network Management
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (36.00%) CISSP
3 6 (24.00%) CCNA
4 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCSE
4 2 (8.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) MCP
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA
5 1 (4.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Riverbed
3 9 (36.00%) SolarWinds
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) Citrix
4 6 (24.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (12.00%) Juniper
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Nimble Storage