The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 169 242 194
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -48
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 1829 1190 1554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.71% 1.17% 1.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.29% 4.40% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1459 998 1351
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +9.20%
CCNP
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29079 27016 30725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.21% 26.58% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 23170 22290 25824
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCNP
Salary Trend in England

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

CCNP Salary Trend in England

CCNP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in England

CCNP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(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
London +103 702 £50,000 +3.62% 77
South East +3 450 £46,193 +0.42% 36
Yorkshire +92 275 £45,000 - 12
East of England +56 158 £46,250 +15.62% 7
West Midlands +45 130 £40,000 - 17
South West -12 65 £47,500 +11.76% 17
North West -37 58 £41,375 +6.77% 19
East Midlands -20 19 £37,500 -16.66% 8
North East -26 3 £70,000 +64.70%
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 3280 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2915 (88.87%) Cisco
3 1817 (55.40%) Firewall
4 1420 (43.29%) CCNA
5 1278 (38.96%) WAN
6 1159 (35.34%) LAN
7 979 (29.85%) Juniper
8 935 (28.51%) MPLS
9 919 (28.02%) CheckPoint
10 872 (26.59%) VPN
11 865 (26.37%) BGP
12 863 (26.31%) Cisco ASA
13 778 (23.72%) OSPF
14 756 (23.05%) Network Security
15 663 (20.21%) CCIE
16 647 (19.73%) VMware
17 610 (18.60%) Windows
18 580 (17.68%) F5
19 518 (15.79%) ITIL
20 503 (15.34%) Wireless
21 494 (15.06%) VoIP
22 493 (15.03%) TCP/IP
23 490 (14.94%) Cisco Nexus
24 474 (14.45%) Microsoft
25 437 (13.32%) Telecoms
26 433 (13.20%) Finance
27 420 (12.80%) Linux
28 407 (12.41%) Load Balancing
29 387 (11.80%) EIGRP
30 374 (11.40%) VMware Infrastructure

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 217 (6.62%) MS Exchange
2 130 (3.96%) Lync
3 105 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 82 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 75 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 56 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 34 (1.04%) IIS
8 32 (0.98%) Apache
9 18 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
10 16 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
11 14 (0.43%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
13 9 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.12%) nginx
14 4 (0.12%) Lotus Domino
14 4 (0.12%) GroupWise
14 4 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.061%) IBM Notes
16 1 (0.030%) SAS
16 1 (0.030%) OpenStack
Applications
1 218 (6.65%) MS Excel
2 85 (2.59%) MS Office
3 82 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.18%) MS Project
5 4 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.091%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.15%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.061%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.030%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 40 (1.22%) Office 365
2 30 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
3 21 (0.64%) SaaS
4 20 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (0.46%) IaaS
6 9 (0.27%) PaaS
7 3 (0.091%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1817 (55.40%) Firewall
2 1278 (38.96%) WAN
3 1159 (35.34%) LAN
4 935 (28.51%) MPLS
5 872 (26.59%) VPN
6 865 (26.37%) BGP
7 863 (26.31%) Cisco ASA
8 778 (23.72%) OSPF
9 756 (23.05%) Network Security
10 503 (15.34%) Wireless
11 494 (15.06%) VoIP
12 493 (15.03%) TCP/IP
13 490 (14.94%) Cisco Nexus
14 387 (11.80%) EIGRP
15 328 (10.00%) DNS
16 273 (8.32%) IPsec
17 260 (7.93%) Cisco IOS
18 234 (7.13%) DHCP
19 231 (7.04%) SSL
20 230 (7.01%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 36 (1.10%) MySQL
3 24 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (0.34%) Informix
6 9 (0.27%) Relational Database
7 8 (0.24%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (0.21%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (0.40%) Metasploit
2 12 (0.37%) JIRA
3 11 (0.34%) Git (software)
3 11 (0.34%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (0.21%) Subversion
5 7 (0.21%) Hudson
6 4 (0.12%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.061%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.030%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 437 (13.32%) Telecoms
2 433 (13.20%) Finance
3 131 (3.99%) Banking
4 81 (2.47%) Retail
5 47 (1.43%) Investment Banking
6 43 (1.31%) Law
7 24 (0.73%) Legal
8 22 (0.67%) Games
9 20 (0.61%) German Language
10 19 (0.58%) French Language
10 19 (0.58%) Back Office
11 15 (0.46%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.43%) Advertising
13 13 (0.40%) Aerospace
14 12 (0.37%) Multimedia
15 11 (0.34%) Electronics
16 10 (0.30%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.27%) Marketing
18 8 (0.24%) Publishing
18 8 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1683 (51.31%) Network Engineer
2 447 (13.63%) Senior Network Engineer
3 318 (9.70%) Consultant
4 286 (8.72%) Security Engineer
5 229 (6.98%) Analyst
6 219 (6.68%) Architect
7 205 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 203 (6.19%) Network Security Engineer
9 192 (5.85%) Cisco Engineer
10 170 (5.18%) Network Consultant
11 161 (4.91%) Network Architect
12 159 (4.85%) Network Analyst
13 158 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 148 (4.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 148 (4.51%) Network Support
15 109 (3.32%) 3rd Line Support
16 92 (2.80%) Network Support Engineer
17 88 (2.68%) Network Specialist
18 81 (2.47%) Pre Sales Consultant
19 68 (2.07%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (1.22%) XMPP
2 31 (0.95%) CSS
3 15 (0.46%) Web Services
4 11 (0.34%) Middleware
4 11 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (0.15%) Ember.js
5 5 (0.15%) VXML
5 5 (0.15%) LAMP
5 5 (0.15%) SOAP
5 5 (0.15%) WCF
5 5 (0.15%) jQuery
5 5 (0.15%) RESTful
6 4 (0.12%) OpenID
6 4 (0.12%) OAuth
6 4 (0.12%) ODBC
6 4 (0.12%) SAML
6 4 (0.12%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.030%) WSH
7 1 (0.030%) .NET
7 1 (0.030%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 196 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (2.29%) Computer Science
3 65 (1.98%) Management Information System
4 62 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
5 41 (1.25%) PKI
6 38 (1.16%) Clustering
7 33 (1.01%) Statistics
8 30 (0.91%) Hedge funds
9 20 (0.61%) SecurID
10 18 (0.55%) GIS
10 18 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
11 17 (0.52%) Cryptography
12 13 (0.40%) FlexPod
12 13 (0.40%) Open Source
13 11 (0.34%) Fat Client
13 11 (0.34%) Smart Meter
13 11 (0.34%) IBM XIV
13 11 (0.34%) Thin Client
13 11 (0.34%) CESG
14 10 (0.30%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 610 (18.60%) Windows
2 420 (12.80%) Linux
3 225 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 140 (4.27%) UNIX
5 120 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 101 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 79 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 69 (2.10%) Solaris
9 63 (1.92%) Windows 7
10 52 (1.59%) CentOS
11 47 (1.43%) Windows XP
12 31 (0.95%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.43%) SUSE
14 8 (0.24%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.24%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.21%) FreeBSD
16 6 (0.18%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
17 4 (0.12%) Android
17 4 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 518 (15.79%) ITIL
2 407 (12.41%) Load Balancing
3 329 (10.03%) Network Design
4 274 (8.35%) Network Management
5 236 (7.20%) Project Management
6 155 (4.73%) Change Management
7 145 (4.42%) Network Monitoring
8 142 (4.33%) Incident Management
9 132 (4.02%) Network Architecture
10 127 (3.87%) Information Security
11 120 (3.66%) Mentoring
12 116 (3.54%) PRINCE2
13 110 (3.35%) Capacity Planning
14 103 (3.14%) E-Commerce
14 103 (3.14%) Disaster Recovery
15 95 (2.90%) Change Control
16 91 (2.77%) Low Latency
17 83 (2.53%) Service Delivery
18 76 (2.32%) Migration
19 74 (2.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (3.26%) SQL
2 106 (3.23%) Perl
3 79 (2.41%) PowerShell
4 61 (1.86%) PHP
5 44 (1.34%) Bash Shell
6 39 (1.19%) Tcl
7 35 (1.07%) Python
8 14 (0.43%) Shell Script
8 14 (0.43%) C
9 13 (0.40%) Ruby
10 12 (0.37%) Java
11 6 (0.18%) C#
11 6 (0.18%) C++
12 5 (0.15%) Delphi
12 5 (0.15%) JavaScript
12 5 (0.15%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.15%) VBScript
12 5 (0.15%) R
13 4 (0.12%) VB
13 4 (0.12%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 3280 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1420 (43.29%) CCNA
3 663 (20.21%) CCIE
4 327 (9.97%) CCDP
5 288 (8.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 245 (7.47%) CCSE
7 241 (7.35%) MCSE
8 231 (7.04%) Degree
9 211 (6.43%) CCSP
10 209 (6.37%) CCSA
11 193 (5.88%) Security Cleared
12 181 (5.52%) CCIP
13 170 (5.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 154 (4.70%) CISSP
15 133 (4.05%) SC Cleared
16 129 (3.93%) MCSA
17 121 (3.69%) JNCIA
18 109 (3.32%) CCDA
19 104 (3.17%) JNCIS
20 88 (2.68%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (4.73%) SLA
2 70 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 41 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (0.55%) GPG13
6 15 (0.46%) QA
7 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.091%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.061%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.030%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.030%) COBIT
System Software
1 374 (11.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 290 (8.84%) Active Directory
3 107 (3.26%) vSphere
4 84 (2.56%) Hyper-V
5 69 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
6 64 (1.95%) VMware ESX
7 36 (1.10%) Firmware
8 31 (0.95%) vCloud
9 30 (0.91%) XenApp
10 27 (0.82%) Snort
11 25 (0.76%) UAG
12 22 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
13 21 (0.64%) ProxySG
14 18 (0.55%) Squid
15 16 (0.49%) Nmap
16 13 (0.40%) Terminal Services
16 13 (0.40%) ISA Server
17 11 (0.34%) XenDesktop
17 11 (0.34%) KVM
18 8 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 145 (4.42%) Cisco CUCM
2 66 (2.01%) CiscoWorks
3 55 (1.68%) Cisco UCCX
4 50 (1.52%) Cacti
5 45 (1.37%) FortiGate
6 39 (1.19%) SolarWinds Orion
7 38 (1.16%) Nagios
8 36 (1.10%) OpenView
9 30 (0.91%) Cisco UCCE
9 30 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
10 28 (0.85%) SCOM
11 23 (0.70%) HP NNM
11 23 (0.70%) Backup Exec
12 17 (0.52%) SCCM
13 15 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
14 14 (0.43%) NetBackup
15 12 (0.37%) Netcool
16 11 (0.34%) Puppet
17 10 (0.30%) SCSM
18 9 (0.27%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 2915 (88.87%) Cisco
2 979 (29.85%) Juniper
3 919 (28.02%) CheckPoint
4 647 (19.73%) VMware
5 580 (17.68%) F5
6 474 (14.45%) Microsoft
7 275 (8.38%) HP
8 199 (6.07%) Citrix
9 185 (5.64%) Blue Coat
10 179 (5.46%) SolarWinds
11 120 (3.66%) Aruba
12 112 (3.41%) Riverbed
13 91 (2.77%) Avaya
14 82 (2.50%) Red Hat
15 80 (2.44%) Fortinet
16 75 (2.29%) NetApp
17 73 (2.23%) Brocade
18 64 (1.95%) Symantec
19 59 (1.80%) Nokia
20 52 (1.59%) Websense
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits+training opportunities
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Intapeople
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - pension + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum basic salary + 5k shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
North London
LA International
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £42000 - £44000 per annum + 3k car allowance, 5k bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita
Salary: Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Etech Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum To £48K + Bens
Posted: Yesterday