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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 60 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 14 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.12% 3.37% 2.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.15% 13.33% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 16
Median salary £67,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
153 180 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.15% 25.28% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 145 156 149
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 December 2016.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (84.62%) Cisco
3 20 (76.92%) LAN
4 17 (65.38%) DHCP
4 17 (65.38%) DNS
4 17 (65.38%) Avaya
4 17 (65.38%) CheckPoint
4 17 (65.38%) Internet
4 17 (65.38%) MPLS
4 17 (65.38%) Telecoms
4 17 (65.38%) Finance
4 17 (65.38%) Banking
4 17 (65.38%) Unified Communications
4 17 (65.38%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (50.00%) WAN
6 11 (42.31%) F5
6 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (42.31%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (38.46%) BIG-IP
7 10 (38.46%) BGP
7 10 (38.46%) OSPF
7 10 (38.46%) VPN
8 8 (30.77%) SLA
8 8 (30.77%) Windows
8 8 (30.77%) Firewall
9 7 (26.92%) CCVP
9 7 (26.92%) Cisco UCCE
9 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
9 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
9 7 (26.92%) CCNP Voice

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) LAN
2 17 (65.38%) DHCP
2 17 (65.38%) DNS
2 17 (65.38%) Internet
2 17 (65.38%) MPLS
2 17 (65.38%) Unified Communications
3 13 (50.00%) WAN
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (38.46%) BGP
5 10 (38.46%) BIG-IP
5 10 (38.46%) OSPF
5 10 (38.46%) VPN
6 8 (30.77%) Firewall
7 3 (11.54%) WLAN
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
General
1 17 (65.38%) Banking
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
1 17 (65.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Architect
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco Architect
2 10 (38.46%) Cisco Network Architect
2 10 (38.46%) Network Architect
3 7 (26.92%) Telecoms Architect
4 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Change Control
3 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (3.85%) Service Management
3 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) CCNP Voice
2 7 (26.92%) CCVP
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (15.38%) MCSE
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) NCDA
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco
2 17 (65.38%) Avaya
2 17 (65.38%) CheckPoint
3 11 (42.31%) F5
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 5 (19.23%) VMware
6 3 (11.54%) Dell
6 3 (11.54%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp