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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 95 94 120
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 6 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.51% 2.22% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.56% 9.20% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 33 11
Median salary £39,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +5.55%
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
234 402 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.03% 24.12% 23.80%
Number of salaries quoted 193 316 351
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 3 £39,000 -
Warrington +6 2 - -
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (89.66%) Cisco
3 21 (72.41%) CCNA
4 18 (62.07%) LAN
5 17 (58.62%) Firewall
5 17 (58.62%) WAN
6 12 (41.38%) Juniper
7 11 (37.93%) Network Security
8 10 (34.48%) VMware
9 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
9 9 (31.03%) CCIE
10 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
11 7 (24.14%) BGP
11 7 (24.14%) Wireshark
11 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
12 6 (20.69%) Palo Alto
12 6 (20.69%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
12 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
12 6 (20.69%) Metasploit
12 6 (20.69%) Open Source
12 6 (20.69%) Wireless
12 6 (20.69%) VoIP
12 6 (20.69%) ITIL
13 5 (17.24%) Broadband
13 5 (17.24%) VPN
13 5 (17.24%) EIGRP
13 5 (17.24%) Project Management
13 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) LAN
2 17 (58.62%) Firewall
2 17 (58.62%) WAN
3 11 (37.93%) Network Security
4 7 (24.14%) BGP
4 7 (24.14%) Wireshark
5 6 (20.69%) VoIP
5 6 (20.69%) Wireless
6 5 (17.24%) Broadband
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (17.24%) EIGRP
6 5 (17.24%) VPN
7 4 (13.79%) OSPF
8 3 (10.34%) Ethernet
8 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
8 3 (10.34%) WLAN
9 2 (6.90%) ADSL
9 2 (6.90%) DHCP
9 2 (6.90%) DNS
9 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Network Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Network Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Consultant
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco Technical Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) Field Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Customer Support
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.69%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
1 6 (20.69%) Open Source
2 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Network Design
5 2 (6.90%) Network Management
5 2 (6.90%) Presales
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (72.41%) CCNA
3 9 (31.03%) CCIE
4 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (10.34%) JNCIP
6 3 (10.34%) JNCIS
7 2 (6.90%) CCENT
8 1 (3.45%) CCDP
8 1 (3.45%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.34%) Firmware
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) Juniper
3 10 (34.48%) VMware
4 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
5 6 (20.69%) Palo Alto
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.90%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Meraki
6 2 (6.90%) NetApp
6 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.45%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.45%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (3.45%) SAP