The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 115 112 113
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 16 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.81% 0.24% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.46% 0.93% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 22
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +18.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £56,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
CCNP
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
463 430 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.40% 26.27% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 376 343 460
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Cheshire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

CCNP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 11 £62,500 - 6
Wilmslow - 2 - -
Nantwich - 1 £35,000 -
Runcorn - 1 £42,500 -
Warrington - 1 £35,000 -
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 21 (84.00%) CCNA
3 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 10 (40.00%) A+ Certification
4 10 (40.00%) CISSP
5 9 (36.00%) MS Office
5 9 (36.00%) Finance
5 9 (36.00%) Information Security
6 8 (32.00%) Cisco
6 8 (32.00%) ArcSight
6 8 (32.00%) SIEM
7 7 (28.00%) LAN
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (24.00%) VMware
8 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
8 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (20.00%) MCSE
9 5 (20.00%) MCP
9 5 (20.00%) UNIX
9 5 (20.00%) WAN
10 4 (16.00%) Firewall
10 4 (16.00%) Financial Institution
10 4 (16.00%) Tandem
10 4 (16.00%) Network Security
10 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Storage

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Office
2 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
2 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.00%) Firewall
3 4 (16.00%) Network Security
4 3 (12.00%) Wireless
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.00%) WLAN
6 1 (4.00%) HTTP
6 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) DNS
6 1 (4.00%) Internet
6 1 (4.00%) OSPF
6 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (12.00%) Back Office
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Information Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Tandem
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Information Security
2 8 (32.00%) SIEM
3 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
4 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) Release Management
6 1 (4.00%) Password Management
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (84.00%) CCNA
3 10 (40.00%) A+ Certification
3 10 (40.00%) CISSP
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (20.00%) MCSE
6 5 (20.00%) MCP
7 2 (8.00%) MCITP
8 1 (4.00%) CCVP
8 1 (4.00%) CCIP
8 1 (4.00%) CCA
8 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Firmware
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) ArcSight
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Aruba
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Avaya
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
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