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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 90 104 131
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +27
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 35 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.92% 0.99% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.51% 3.59% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 5
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
466 446 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.51% 27.48% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 351 310 318
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £45,600 £50,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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
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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
Knutsford +3 8 - -
Warrington +16 7 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Chester - 5 £65,000 -
Wilmslow +3 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Macclesfield - 1 £42,500 -
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 - 2
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 55 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (69.09%) Cisco
3 27 (49.09%) CCNA
4 23 (41.82%) Juniper
5 22 (40.00%) Firewall
6 21 (38.18%) Network Security
7 19 (34.55%) Finance
8 17 (30.91%) LAN
9 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
10 14 (25.45%) WAN
11 13 (23.64%) OSPF
11 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (23.64%) CISSP
11 13 (23.64%) Service Delivery
12 12 (21.82%) Management Information System
13 11 (20.00%) Migration
13 11 (20.00%) Information Security
13 11 (20.00%) BGP
13 11 (20.00%) F5
14 10 (18.18%) A+ Certification
14 10 (18.18%) SQL
15 9 (16.36%) Windows
15 9 (16.36%) Network Monitoring
15 9 (16.36%) Cyber Security
16 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (14.55%) Riverbed
16 8 (14.55%) Intrusion Detection
16 8 (14.55%) MCITP
16 8 (14.55%) MPLS
16 8 (14.55%) UNIX

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (7.27%) IIS
2 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.64%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.00%) Firewall
2 21 (38.18%) Network Security
3 17 (30.91%) LAN
4 14 (25.45%) WAN
5 13 (23.64%) OSPF
6 11 (20.00%) BGP
7 8 (14.55%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (14.55%) MPLS
8 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
8 7 (12.73%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (10.91%) Wireshark
10 5 (9.09%) EIGRP
10 5 (9.09%) Wireless
11 4 (7.27%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (7.27%) NetScreen
11 4 (7.27%) SSL
11 4 (7.27%) VPN
11 4 (7.27%) DNS
11 4 (7.27%) Cisco ISE
12 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.64%) Back Office
2 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Network Engineer
2 16 (29.09%) Consultant
3 9 (16.36%) Technical Consultant
3 9 (16.36%) Security Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Security Consultant
5 6 (10.91%) Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Security Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.45%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Network Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) IP Network Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Network Security Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Security Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.27%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.45%) Open Source
3 3 (5.45%) RMADS
4 1 (1.82%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (14.55%) UNIX
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (10.91%) Linux
4 2 (3.64%) AIX
4 2 (3.64%) CentOS
4 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Service Delivery
2 11 (20.00%) Migration
2 11 (20.00%) Information Security
3 9 (16.36%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (16.36%) Cyber Security
4 4 (7.27%) Security Management
4 4 (7.27%) ITIL
4 4 (7.27%) Network Management
5 3 (5.45%) ITIL V3
5 3 (5.45%) SIEM
5 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.45%) Network Design
6 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.64%) Password Management
6 2 (3.64%) ERP
6 2 (3.64%) B2B
6 2 (3.64%) ITIL V2
6 2 (3.64%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (49.09%) CCNA
3 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (23.64%) CISSP
4 10 (18.18%) A+ Certification
5 8 (14.55%) MCITP
6 7 (12.73%) JNCIP
7 6 (10.91%) MCSE
8 5 (9.09%) CCIE
8 5 (9.09%) CCSE
9 4 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
9 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
9 4 (7.27%) MCSA
10 2 (3.64%) JNCIS
10 2 (3.64%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (3.64%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (3.64%) RHCE
10 2 (3.64%) CCDP
10 2 (3.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) UAG
3 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.82%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 38 (69.09%) Cisco
2 23 (41.82%) Juniper
3 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
4 11 (20.00%) F5
5 8 (14.55%) Riverbed
6 7 (12.73%) CheckPoint
6 7 (12.73%) HP
7 5 (9.09%) VMware
7 5 (9.09%) Fortinet
8 4 (7.27%) Blue Coat
8 4 (7.27%) IronPort
8 4 (7.27%) Tufin
9 3 (5.45%) ArcSight
9 3 (5.45%) Citrix
10 2 (3.64%) SonicWALL
10 2 (3.64%) Redback
10 2 (3.64%) Dell
10 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.64%) Meru Networks
11 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
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