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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 83 108 126
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +18
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 36 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.10% 0.88% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.55% 3.38% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 4
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -21.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £45,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
377 473 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.98% 25.95% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 267 318 304
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
Warrington +22 8 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Knutsford -7 8 - -
Chester - 5 £52,500 - 1
Wilmslow +4 2 £38,500 +18.46%
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 - 1
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 56 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (75.00%) Cisco
3 28 (50.00%) CCNA
4 26 (46.43%) Juniper
4 26 (46.43%) Firewall
5 23 (41.07%) Network Security
6 18 (32.14%) Finance
7 17 (30.36%) LAN
8 16 (28.57%) WAN
9 14 (25.00%) Service Delivery
10 13 (23.21%) Management Information System
10 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
11 12 (21.43%) CISSP
11 12 (21.43%) OSPF
11 12 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (19.64%) F5
12 11 (19.64%) BGP
13 10 (17.86%) Migration
13 10 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
13 10 (17.86%) CheckPoint
13 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (17.86%) SQL
14 9 (16.07%) Windows
14 9 (16.07%) A+ Certification
14 9 (16.07%) Cyber Security
15 8 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (14.29%) Riverbed
15 8 (14.29%) MPLS
15 8 (14.29%) UNIX
15 8 (14.29%) JNCIP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.57%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Office
2 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (46.43%) Firewall
2 23 (41.07%) Network Security
3 17 (30.36%) LAN
4 16 (28.57%) WAN
5 12 (21.43%) OSPF
6 11 (19.64%) BGP
7 10 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (14.29%) Wireshark
8 8 (14.29%) MPLS
8 8 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
10 5 (8.93%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (8.93%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (8.93%) NetScreen
10 5 (8.93%) Wireless
11 4 (7.14%) VPN
11 4 (7.14%) DNS
11 4 (7.14%) SSL
11 4 (7.14%) EIGRP
12 3 (5.36%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Back Office
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Network Engineer
2 16 (28.57%) Consultant
3 11 (19.64%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Security Engineer
4 10 (17.86%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (10.71%) Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Security Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Security Technical Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) AWS Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Network Specialist
8 3 (5.36%) Security Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Network Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (8.93%) Open Source
4 4 (7.14%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) UNIX
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.93%) Linux
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.57%) AIX
5 2 (3.57%) CentOS
5 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (17.86%) Migration
4 9 (16.07%) Cyber Security
5 8 (14.29%) Information Security
6 5 (8.93%) ITIL
7 4 (7.14%) Security Management
7 4 (7.14%) Network Design
7 4 (7.14%) Network Management
8 3 (5.36%) ITIL V3
8 3 (5.36%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.57%) ERP
9 2 (3.57%) B2B
9 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.57%) Network Architecture
9 2 (3.57%) ITIL V2
10 1 (1.79%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.79%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (50.00%) CCNA
3 12 (21.43%) CISSP
4 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (16.07%) A+ Certification
6 8 (14.29%) JNCIP
7 7 (12.50%) MCITP
7 7 (12.50%) CCIE
8 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
8 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
8 6 (10.71%) CCSE
9 4 (7.14%) MCSE
9 4 (7.14%) MCSA
10 2 (3.57%) RHCE
10 2 (3.57%) CCDP
10 2 (3.57%) CEH
10 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (3.57%) JNCIS
10 2 (3.57%) HP ASE
10 2 (3.57%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.79%) UAG
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.79%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 42 (75.00%) Cisco
2 26 (46.43%) Juniper
3 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
4 11 (19.64%) F5
5 10 (17.86%) CheckPoint
6 8 (14.29%) Riverbed
7 7 (12.50%) HP
8 6 (10.71%) Fortinet
9 5 (8.93%) IronPort
9 5 (8.93%) Blue Coat
9 5 (8.93%) Tufin
10 3 (5.36%) VMware
10 3 (5.36%) Citrix
11 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.57%) Dell
11 2 (3.57%) Redback
11 2 (3.57%) SonicWALL
11 2 (3.57%) Meru Networks
12 1 (1.79%) Oracle
12 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago