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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 113 120 108
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 13 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.76% 0.45% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.31% 1.79% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 11
Average salary £40,000 £29,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.45% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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
393 447 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.88% 24.93% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 286 319 329
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 - 9 £35,000 - 1
Chester 0 1 - - 1
Northwich -3 1 £80,000 +272.09%
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 - 2
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (83.33%) Cisco
3 22 (52.38%) Firewall
4 21 (50.00%) Juniper
5 19 (45.24%) CCNA
6 18 (42.86%) LAN
7 17 (40.48%) Service Delivery
8 15 (35.71%) Finance
8 15 (35.71%) MPLS
8 15 (35.71%) WAN
8 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 15 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (33.33%) Network Security
10 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
10 13 (30.95%) OSPF
10 13 (30.95%) BGP
10 13 (30.95%) Management Information System
11 12 (28.57%) Windows
11 12 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (28.57%) 802.1X
12 11 (26.19%) SSL
12 11 (26.19%) Wireless
13 10 (23.81%) VPN
13 10 (23.81%) DNS
13 10 (23.81%) iSCSI
13 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (21.43%) DHCP
14 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
15 8 (19.05%) Migration
15 8 (19.05%) SQL

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) Lync
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.38%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (52.38%) Firewall
2 18 (42.86%) LAN
3 15 (35.71%) WAN
3 15 (35.71%) MPLS
3 15 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (33.33%) Network Security
5 13 (30.95%) OSPF
5 13 (30.95%) BGP
5 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
6 12 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
7 11 (26.19%) Wireless
7 11 (26.19%) SSL
8 10 (23.81%) VPN
8 10 (23.81%) DNS
8 10 (23.81%) iSCSI
9 9 (21.43%) DHCP
10 8 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (16.67%) DMVPN
11 7 (16.67%) NX-OS
11 7 (16.67%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Network Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) Consultant
3 10 (23.81%) Technical Consultant
3 10 (23.81%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Security Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Security Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Security Technical Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Security Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) AWS Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Network Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Cyber Security Specialist
9 1 (2.38%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) 802.1X
2 3 (7.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (7.14%) Life Science
4 3 (7.14%) RMADS
5 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.52%) UNIX
5 3 (7.14%) Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.76%) AIX
6 2 (4.76%) CentOS
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Service Delivery
2 8 (19.05%) Migration
3 7 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
4 6 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (11.90%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (9.52%) Cyber Security
6 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.52%) Open Source
6 4 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (7.14%) Network Design
7 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Network Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) Service Management
7 3 (7.14%) Service Continuity Management
7 3 (7.14%) Security Patching
8 2 (4.76%) ERP
8 2 (4.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (45.24%) CCNA
3 7 (16.67%) CISSP
3 7 (16.67%) A+ Certification
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (11.90%) CCSE
4 5 (11.90%) JNCIP
4 5 (11.90%) CCIE
5 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 4 (9.52%) MCITP
5 4 (9.52%) CEH
6 3 (7.14%) Degree
6 3 (7.14%) MCSE
7 2 (4.76%) RHCE
7 2 (4.76%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.76%) HP ASE
8 1 (2.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) Cisco
2 21 (50.00%) Juniper
3 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 8 (19.05%) Riverbed
5 8 (19.05%) F5
6 7 (16.67%) HP
7 5 (11.90%) Tufin
7 5 (11.90%) IronPort
7 5 (11.90%) Blue Coat
7 5 (11.90%) Fortinet
8 3 (7.14%) SonicWALL
8 3 (7.14%) VMware
8 3 (7.14%) Dell
8 3 (7.14%) Citrix
8 3 (7.14%) Meru Networks
9 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.38%) IBM
10 1 (2.38%) ProCurve
10 1 (2.38%) Aruba
Crewe, Cheshire
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago