The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 36 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 6 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.24% - 3.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.45% - 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Average salary £63,750 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £60,750 - £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CCNP
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Qualifications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
71 85 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 26.49% 33.86% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37 75 40
Average salary £55,000 £38,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +26.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,796 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

CCNP
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Chester region.

CCNP Salary Trend in Chester

CCNP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) A+ Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) ArcSight
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Tandem
4 3 (50.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) GIS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Tandem
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) A+ Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) ArcSight