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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 95 115 109
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 29 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.66% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.74% 2.34% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 6
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £40,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +25.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,950 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £50,875
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
430 471 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.59% 24.30% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 322 342 335
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Northwich +2 16 £80,000 +272.09% 1
Warrington +16 12 £35,000 - 2
Crewe - 1 £40,000 -
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 37 (88.10%) Cisco
3 33 (78.57%) LAN
4 28 (66.67%) DNS
4 28 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 27 (64.29%) SSL
5 27 (64.29%) DHCP
6 26 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 25 (59.52%) iSCSI
7 25 (59.52%) Network Security
8 23 (54.76%) Firewall
9 20 (47.62%) CCIE
10 18 (42.86%) OSPF
10 18 (42.86%) BGP
11 17 (40.48%) HTTP
11 17 (40.48%) Fibre Channel
12 16 (38.10%) FCoE
12 16 (38.10%) VLAN
12 16 (38.10%) Load Balancing
12 16 (38.10%) Citrix
12 16 (38.10%) E-Commerce
12 16 (38.10%) Hybrid Cloud
13 15 (35.71%) WAN
14 14 (33.33%) CCNA
15 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
16 12 (28.57%) Wireless
16 12 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (26.19%) Cisco PIX
17 11 (26.19%) VPN
17 11 (26.19%) 802.1X

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.38%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (78.57%) LAN
2 28 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 28 (66.67%) DNS
3 27 (64.29%) SSL
3 27 (64.29%) DHCP
4 26 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
5 25 (59.52%) Network Security
5 25 (59.52%) iSCSI
6 23 (54.76%) Firewall
7 18 (42.86%) OSPF
7 18 (42.86%) BGP
8 17 (40.48%) HTTP
8 17 (40.48%) Fibre Channel
9 16 (38.10%) FCoE
9 16 (38.10%) VLAN
10 15 (35.71%) WAN
11 12 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (28.57%) Wireless
12 11 (26.19%) VPN
12 11 (26.19%) Cisco PIX
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Network Engineer
2 22 (52.38%) Network Security Engineer
2 22 (52.38%) Security Engineer
3 21 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 20 (47.62%) Senior Security Engineer
4 20 (47.62%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Security Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Cyber Security Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Security Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Network Security Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) 802.1X
2 3 (7.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (11.90%) Life Science
3 4 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (7.14%) RMADS
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) UNIX
5 1 (2.38%) Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) E-Commerce
1 16 (38.10%) Load Balancing
2 10 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 8 (19.05%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.90%) Service Management
5 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.90%) Service Continuity Management
5 5 (11.90%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (11.90%) Security Patching
6 4 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (9.52%) Open Source
7 3 (7.14%) Cyber Security
8 2 (4.76%) Migration
9 1 (2.38%) Information Security
9 1 (2.38%) Network Design
9 1 (2.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (47.62%) CCIE
3 14 (33.33%) CCNA
4 5 (11.90%) Degree
5 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 4 (9.52%) CISSP
5 4 (9.52%) A+ Certification
5 4 (9.52%) CEH
6 1 (2.38%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.38%) MCITP
6 1 (2.38%) CCSE
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 37 (88.10%) Cisco
2 16 (38.10%) Citrix
3 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
4 7 (16.67%) Juniper
5 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle
7 1 (2.38%) VMware
7 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.38%) IronPort
7 1 (2.38%) Tufin
7 1 (2.38%) Aruba
7 1 (2.38%) Meru Networks
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, certified training, Overtime
Posted: 7 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 14 days ago