The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 48 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 19 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.85% 3.36% 2.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.95% 8.81% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 17
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% -23.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,550 £35,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £45,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
CCNP
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
159 227 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.87% 38.15% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 138 192 134
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

CCNP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Cardiff region.

CCNP Salary Trend in Cardiff

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 36 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (91.67%) Cisco
3 21 (58.33%) CCNA
3 21 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (47.22%) Firewall
5 16 (44.44%) CheckPoint
6 14 (38.89%) Juniper
6 14 (38.89%) VRRP
6 14 (38.89%) Project Management
6 14 (38.89%) WatchGuard
6 14 (38.89%) HSRP
7 13 (36.11%) SonicWALL
8 12 (33.33%) VLAN
8 12 (33.33%) HP
9 10 (27.78%) Dell
10 9 (25.00%) Wireless
10 9 (25.00%) Network Security
11 8 (22.22%) Citrix
11 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 8 (22.22%) VoIP
11 8 (22.22%) WAN
12 7 (19.44%) OSPF
12 7 (19.44%) BGP
12 7 (19.44%) Blue Coat
13 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
13 6 (16.67%) VMware
13 6 (16.67%) MPLS
13 6 (16.67%) VPN
13 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
13 6 (16.67%) F5

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
1 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2000
1 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (47.22%) Firewall
3 14 (38.89%) HSRP
3 14 (38.89%) VRRP
4 12 (33.33%) VLAN
5 9 (25.00%) Wireless
5 9 (25.00%) Network Security
6 8 (22.22%) VoIP
6 8 (22.22%) WAN
7 7 (19.44%) OSPF
7 7 (19.44%) BGP
8 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
8 6 (16.67%) MPLS
8 6 (16.67%) VPN
9 5 (13.89%) RIP
10 4 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (8.33%) Wireshark
11 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
General
1 5 (13.89%) Back Office
1 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Project Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (19.44%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
1 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (13.89%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (5.56%) Android
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Project Management
2 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (8.33%) Line Management
2 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (5.56%) Network Management
3 2 (5.56%) Cyber Security
3 2 (5.56%) Network Design
4 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (58.33%) CCNA
3 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.89%) MCSE
4 5 (13.89%) JNCIS
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (11.11%) CCSA
5 4 (11.11%) CCSE
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) ISA Server
2 3 (8.33%) ProxySG
2 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) Cisco
2 16 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 14 (38.89%) Juniper
3 14 (38.89%) WatchGuard
4 13 (36.11%) SonicWALL
5 12 (33.33%) HP
6 10 (27.78%) Dell
7 8 (22.22%) Citrix
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 7 (19.44%) Blue Coat
9 6 (16.67%) F5
9 6 (16.67%) VMware
10 4 (11.11%) Nokia
11 3 (8.33%) Mitel
11 3 (8.33%) ProCurve
11 3 (8.33%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £225 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 4 days ago