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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 86 97 99
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 30 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.98% 1.18% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.69% 3.05% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £66,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -39.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £67,600
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
527 622 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.85% 38.59% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 380 453 458
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 February 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (87.50%) Cisco
3 25 (78.13%) CheckPoint
4 23 (71.88%) Firewall
5 22 (68.75%) VMware
6 20 (62.50%) Linux
7 19 (59.38%) ITIL
8 18 (56.25%) F5
8 18 (56.25%) Data Centre
9 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (46.88%) VoIP
10 15 (46.88%) Windows
10 15 (46.88%) DNS
10 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
10 15 (46.88%) Internet
10 15 (46.88%) SAN
11 14 (43.75%) DHCP
11 14 (43.75%) Apache
11 14 (43.75%) IIS
11 14 (43.75%) Load Balancing
12 11 (34.38%) Degree
13 7 (21.88%) CCNA
14 6 (18.75%) CCSA
14 6 (18.75%) CCSE
14 6 (18.75%) Line Management
15 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
17 3 (9.38%) CCIE

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (43.75%) Apache
1 14 (43.75%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (71.88%) Firewall
2 15 (46.88%) DNS
2 15 (46.88%) Internet
2 15 (46.88%) SAN
2 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
2 15 (46.88%) VoIP
3 14 (43.75%) DHCP
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (9.38%) MPLS
5 3 (9.38%) VPN
5 3 (9.38%) WAN
6 2 (6.25%) Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) Ethereal
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security
7 1 (3.13%) SNMP
7 1 (3.13%) tcpdump
7 1 (3.13%) VPLS
7 1 (3.13%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Network Engineer
2 20 (62.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (9.38%) Data Centre Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Data Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Linux Support
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) Network Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.13%) Unix Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) ITIL
2 14 (43.75%) Load Balancing
3 6 (18.75%) Line Management
4 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (6.25%) Network Design
5 2 (6.25%) Network Management
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.13%) CRM
6 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) ERP
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
6 1 (3.13%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.13%) Perl
1 1 (3.13%) PHP
1 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (34.38%) Degree
3 7 (21.88%) CCNA
4 6 (18.75%) CCSA
4 6 (18.75%) CCSE
5 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (9.38%) CCIE
6 3 (9.38%) PhD
7 1 (3.13%) RHCE
7 1 (3.13%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) COBIT
2 1 (3.13%) HIPAA
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Cisco
2 25 (78.13%) CheckPoint
3 22 (68.75%) VMware
4 18 (56.25%) F5
5 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.13%) Aruba
6 1 (3.13%) Avaya
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) EMC
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) Nortel
6 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) Splunk
6 1 (3.13%) Veeam