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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 92 101 125
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +24
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 24 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.35% 0.94% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.88% 3.52% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 11
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
408 426 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.01% 26.58% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 335 294 394
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £48,700
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +13 7 £42,500 -15.00%
Chester - 6 £66,250 - 1
Wilmslow -1 3 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Crewe - 3 £37,500 -
Macclesfield - 2 £42,500 -
Nantwich - 1 £35,000 - 2
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (63.41%) CCNA
3 22 (53.66%) Cisco
4 20 (48.78%) Firewall
5 17 (41.46%) Network Security
6 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
7 14 (34.15%) LAN
8 13 (31.71%) CISSP
8 13 (31.71%) Information Security
9 12 (29.27%) WAN
10 10 (24.39%) SQL
10 10 (24.39%) A+ Certification
11 9 (21.95%) Juniper
11 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (21.95%) Finance
11 9 (21.95%) Cyber Security
11 9 (21.95%) Network Monitoring
12 8 (19.51%) MS Office
13 7 (17.07%) UNIX
13 7 (17.07%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (14.63%) ArcSight
14 6 (14.63%) SIEM
15 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (12.20%) MCITP
15 5 (12.20%) Migration
15 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (12.20%) Windows
15 5 (12.20%) SLA
15 5 (12.20%) CCIE
16 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (9.76%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Office
2 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (48.78%) Firewall
2 17 (41.46%) Network Security
3 14 (34.15%) LAN
4 12 (29.27%) WAN
5 7 (17.07%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (9.76%) Wireshark
6 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
6 4 (9.76%) DNS
6 4 (9.76%) Wireless
7 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (7.32%) OSPF
7 3 (7.32%) EIGRP
7 3 (7.32%) VPN
8 2 (4.88%) SSL
8 2 (4.88%) DHCP
8 2 (4.88%) HTTP
8 2 (4.88%) WLAN
8 2 (4.88%) ISDN
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Network Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Security Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.32%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) IP Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Security Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Information Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Network Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Network Security Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (7.32%) Open Source
2 3 (7.32%) RMADS
3 2 (4.88%) Tandem
4 1 (2.44%) GIS
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) UNIX
2 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Information Security
2 9 (21.95%) Cyber Security
2 9 (21.95%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (14.63%) SIEM
4 5 (12.20%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Network Management
5 4 (9.76%) Security Management
6 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.88%) Password Management
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL
7 2 (4.88%) B2B
7 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.44%) Release Management
8 1 (2.44%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.44%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (2.44%) Network Design
8 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.44%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (63.41%) CCNA
3 13 (31.71%) CISSP
4 10 (24.39%) A+ Certification
5 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (12.20%) MCITP
6 5 (12.20%) CCIE
7 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
7 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
8 3 (7.32%) MCSE
8 3 (7.32%) MCSA
8 3 (7.32%) JNCIP
9 2 (4.88%) CCIP
9 2 (4.88%) MCP
9 2 (4.88%) CCDP
9 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (4.88%) JNCIS
10 1 (2.44%) CCVP
10 1 (2.44%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) COBIT
2 1 (2.44%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) UAG
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Cisco
2 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.95%) Juniper
4 6 (14.63%) ArcSight
5 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.32%) VMware
6 3 (7.32%) F5
6 3 (7.32%) HP
7 2 (4.88%) Redback
8 1 (2.44%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.44%) Aruba
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix
8 1 (2.44%) Avaya
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 6 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago