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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 117 111 112
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 11 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.56% 0.38% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.35% 1.43% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 20
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
468 420 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.99% 26.47% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 356 340 486
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Chester - 7 £63,750 - 2
Runcorn - 2 £40,000 -
Warrington -17 1 £35,000 +45.83% 1
Wilmslow - 1 - -
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (73.91%) CCNA
3 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) Cisco
5 9 (39.13%) VMware
6 8 (34.78%) Finance
6 8 (34.78%) LAN
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (26.09%) Information Security
8 6 (26.09%) A+ Certification
8 6 (26.09%) CISSP
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) MS Office
8 6 (26.09%) WAN
8 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (26.09%) ArcSight
8 6 (26.09%) SIEM
9 5 (21.74%) MCP
9 5 (21.74%) MCSE
9 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
9 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (17.39%) Wireless
10 4 (17.39%) Back Office
10 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (17.39%) UNIX
10 4 (17.39%) SLA
10 4 (17.39%) Firmware
10 4 (17.39%) Citrix
10 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Storage

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) LAN
2 6 (26.09%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (17.39%) Wireless
5 3 (13.04%) Firewall
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security
7 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.35%) WLAN
7 1 (4.35%) HTTP
7 1 (4.35%) VPN
7 1 (4.35%) DNS
7 1 (4.35%) Internet
7 1 (4.35%) OSPF
7 1 (4.35%) BGP
7 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Back Office
3 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Information Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Field Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Firmware
1 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (13.04%) Tandem
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Information Security
1 6 (26.09%) SIEM
2 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.04%) Cyber Security
4 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Password Management
5 1 (4.35%) Validation
5 1 (4.35%) Network Design
5 1 (4.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (73.91%) CCNA
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (26.09%) CISSP
4 6 (26.09%) A+ Certification
5 5 (21.74%) MCP
5 5 (21.74%) MCSE
6 2 (8.70%) CCA
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (8.70%) MCITP
7 1 (4.35%) CCIP
7 1 (4.35%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) vCloud
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) ArcSight
5 4 (17.39%) Citrix
6 3 (13.04%) Aruba
7 2 (8.70%) Dell
8 1 (4.35%) Avaya
8 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
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