The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 213 189 199
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 1448 1529 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.32% 1.50% 1.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.87% 5.52% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1183 1316 1393
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £33,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29737 27676 30969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.15% 27.18% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23485 22525 26770
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCNP
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +1 562 £52,500 +5.00% 56
South East -38 398 £45,000 - 27
Yorkshire +21 218 £42,500 -5.55% 24
East of England -18 100 £47,500 -5.00% 21
West Midlands -30 71 £45,000 +5.88% 11
South West -32 46 £41,000 -3.52% 8
North West -61 30 £37,500 -4.45% 9
East Midlands -26 24 £43,750 -12.50% 3
North East +2 3 £35,500 -11.25%
Midlands +11 1 £45,000 -2.70%
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2854 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2550 (89.35%) Cisco
3 1518 (53.19%) Firewall
4 1310 (45.90%) CCNA
5 1072 (37.56%) WAN
6 968 (33.92%) LAN
7 815 (28.56%) Juniper
8 783 (27.44%) CheckPoint
9 665 (23.30%) MPLS
10 663 (23.23%) Cisco ASA
11 648 (22.70%) VPN
12 641 (22.46%) BGP
13 590 (20.67%) Network Security
14 551 (19.31%) OSPF
15 546 (19.13%) CCIE
16 544 (19.06%) VMware
17 537 (18.82%) Windows
18 508 (17.80%) F5
19 442 (15.49%) Wireless
20 441 (15.45%) ITIL
20 441 (15.45%) Microsoft
21 419 (14.68%) VoIP
22 387 (13.56%) TCP/IP
23 384 (13.45%) Finance
24 380 (13.31%) Telecoms
25 353 (12.37%) Linux
26 336 (11.77%) DNS
27 327 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
28 318 (11.14%) Microsoft Certification
29 287 (10.06%) EIGRP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (7.60%) MS Exchange
2 119 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 115 (4.03%) Lync
4 95 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 90 (3.15%) SharePoint
6 72 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 69 (2.42%) IIS
8 34 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
9 29 (1.02%) Apache
10 23 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (0.49%) Tomcat
12 11 (0.39%) Office Communications Server
13 10 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.32%) SAS
15 7 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (0.21%) GroupWise
16 6 (0.21%) Lotus Domino
17 2 (0.070%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 1 (0.035%) MTS
18 1 (0.035%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 226 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 71 (2.49%) MS Office
3 46 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.14%) MS Project
6 1 (0.035%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.18%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.11%) Summit
4 1 (0.035%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 39 (1.37%) Office 365
2 22 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.60%) SaaS
4 16 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.14%) IaaS
7 2 (0.070%) PaaS
8 1 (0.035%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.035%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.035%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.035%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1518 (53.19%) Firewall
2 1072 (37.56%) WAN
3 968 (33.92%) LAN
4 665 (23.30%) MPLS
5 663 (23.23%) Cisco ASA
6 648 (22.70%) VPN
7 641 (22.46%) BGP
8 590 (20.67%) Network Security
9 551 (19.31%) OSPF
10 442 (15.49%) Wireless
11 419 (14.68%) VoIP
12 387 (13.56%) TCP/IP
13 336 (11.77%) DNS
14 287 (10.06%) EIGRP
15 284 (9.95%) Cisco Nexus
16 268 (9.39%) IPsec
17 246 (8.62%) SAN
18 230 (8.06%) DHCP
19 223 (7.81%) Cisco IOS
20 204 (7.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (3.29%) SQL Server
2 38 (1.33%) MySQL
3 36 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (0.42%) Oracle Database
5 9 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (0.32%) Data Mining
6 8 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (0.21%) Informix
7 6 (0.21%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.18%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.070%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (0.60%) Metasploit
2 7 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.14%) Subversion
3 4 (0.14%) JIRA
3 4 (0.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.14%) Hudson
3 4 (0.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.14%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.035%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 384 (13.45%) Finance
2 380 (13.31%) Telecoms
3 115 (4.03%) Banking
4 68 (2.38%) Retail
5 41 (1.44%) Investment Banking
6 25 (0.88%) Financial Institution
6 25 (0.88%) Legal
7 19 (0.67%) Games
8 17 (0.60%) Back Office
9 14 (0.49%) Law
9 14 (0.49%) French Language
10 13 (0.46%) German Language
10 13 (0.46%) Marketing
10 13 (0.46%) Publishing
11 12 (0.42%) Multimedia
12 10 (0.35%) Advertising
13 8 (0.28%) Electronics
13 8 (0.28%) Italian Language
14 7 (0.25%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.21%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1359 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 369 (12.93%) Senior Network Engineer
3 279 (9.78%) Consultant
4 249 (8.72%) Security Engineer
5 192 (6.73%) Architect
6 189 (6.62%) Support Engineer
7 182 (6.38%) Analyst
8 160 (5.61%) Cisco Engineer
9 155 (5.43%) Network Security Engineer
10 151 (5.29%) Network Support
11 136 (4.77%) Network Architect
11 136 (4.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 131 (4.59%) Network Analyst
13 120 (4.20%) Network Consultant
14 114 (3.99%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 89 (3.12%) Network Support Engineer
16 87 (3.05%) 3rd Line Support
16 87 (3.05%) Network Specialist
17 77 (2.70%) Administrator
18 70 (2.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (0.88%) Web Services
2 20 (0.70%) XMPP
3 9 (0.32%) SAML
3 9 (0.32%) OAuth
3 9 (0.32%) OpenID
3 9 (0.32%) SailPoint
4 8 (0.28%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (0.28%) CSS
5 6 (0.21%) ODBC
6 5 (0.18%) VXML
6 5 (0.18%) SOAP
6 5 (0.18%) RESTful
6 5 (0.18%) WCF
6 5 (0.18%) jQuery
6 5 (0.18%) Ember.js
7 4 (0.14%) Middleware
8 2 (0.070%) LAMP
8 2 (0.070%) XML
8 2 (0.070%) HTML
8 2 (0.070%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 103 (3.61%) Computer Science
2 72 (2.52%) Management Information System
3 64 (2.24%) Video Conferencing
4 43 (1.51%) Statistics
5 31 (1.09%) Clustering
6 30 (1.05%) Hedge funds
7 26 (0.91%) PKI
8 23 (0.81%) Thin Client
8 23 (0.81%) Fat Client
9 22 (0.77%) Firmware
9 22 (0.77%) Cryptography
10 18 (0.63%) SecurID
10 18 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
12 14 (0.49%) Mathematics
13 13 (0.46%) Blackberry
14 12 (0.42%) iPhone
15 11 (0.39%) Smart Meter
16 10 (0.35%) Digital Media
17 9 (0.32%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 537 (18.82%) Windows
2 353 (12.37%) Linux
3 197 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 147 (5.15%) UNIX
5 109 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 105 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 72 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 69 (2.42%) Windows 7
9 50 (1.75%) Windows XP
10 43 (1.51%) Solaris
11 26 (0.91%) CentOS
12 23 (0.81%) Windows Vista
12 23 (0.81%) Windows 8
13 10 (0.35%) FreeBSD
14 8 (0.28%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (0.21%) Android
16 5 (0.18%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.14%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (15.45%) ITIL
2 283 (9.92%) Load Balancing
3 259 (9.07%) Network Design
4 241 (8.44%) Network Management
5 167 (5.85%) Project Management
6 133 (4.66%) Change Management
7 125 (4.38%) Network Monitoring
8 122 (4.27%) Information Security
9 110 (3.85%) Incident Management
10 101 (3.54%) Network Architecture
11 97 (3.40%) E-Commerce
12 90 (3.15%) Capacity Planning
13 86 (3.01%) Disaster Recovery
14 84 (2.94%) PRINCE2
15 82 (2.87%) Low Latency
16 72 (2.52%) Service Delivery
17 68 (2.38%) Time Management
18 62 (2.17%) Problem Management
19 55 (1.93%) Migration
20 54 (1.89%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 108 (3.78%) SQL
2 72 (2.52%) PowerShell
3 70 (2.45%) Perl
4 31 (1.09%) PHP
5 30 (1.05%) Shell Script
6 29 (1.02%) Python
7 27 (0.95%) Bash Shell
7 27 (0.95%) C
8 19 (0.67%) Java
9 12 (0.42%) Ruby
10 8 (0.28%) C++
11 6 (0.21%) C#
12 5 (0.18%) Delphi
12 5 (0.18%) JavaScript
12 5 (0.18%) Tcl
12 5 (0.18%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.14%) VB
13 4 (0.14%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 2854 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1310 (45.90%) CCNA
3 546 (19.13%) CCIE
4 318 (11.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 278 (9.74%) CCSE
6 267 (9.36%) Degree
7 265 (9.29%) MCSE
8 258 (9.04%) CCDP
9 194 (6.80%) CCSA
10 183 (6.41%) CCIP
11 170 (5.96%) Security Cleared
12 169 (5.92%) CCSP
13 152 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 145 (5.08%) CISSP
15 134 (4.70%) MCSA
16 112 (3.92%) JNCIA
17 101 (3.54%) SC Cleared
18 86 (3.01%) MCITP
19 77 (2.70%) CCVP
20 73 (2.56%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (5.15%) SLA
2 54 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 54 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 15 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (0.49%) GPG13
5 11 (0.39%) QA
6 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.035%) DICOM
7 1 (0.035%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 327 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 253 (8.86%) Active Directory
3 90 (3.15%) Hyper-V
4 85 (2.98%) vSphere
5 83 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
6 65 (2.28%) VMware ESX
7 44 (1.54%) XenApp
8 38 (1.33%) Snort
9 37 (1.30%) Forefront TMG
10 34 (1.19%) XenDesktop
11 33 (1.16%) UAG
12 28 (0.98%) KVM
13 26 (0.91%) Terminal Services
14 21 (0.74%) ISA Server
14 21 (0.74%) Nmap
14 21 (0.74%) ProxySG
15 17 (0.60%) vCloud
16 15 (0.53%) Squid
17 11 (0.39%) XenServer
18 10 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 110 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 48 (1.68%) CiscoWorks
3 43 (1.51%) SCCM
4 41 (1.44%) SolarWinds Orion
5 40 (1.40%) OpenView
6 32 (1.12%) Cacti
7 30 (1.05%) FortiGate
7 30 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
8 29 (1.02%) SCOM
8 29 (1.02%) Backup Exec
9 26 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
10 25 (0.88%) Nagios
11 21 (0.74%) Nessus
12 17 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
13 15 (0.53%) SCSM
14 12 (0.42%) HP NNM
14 12 (0.42%) Netcool
15 11 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
16 9 (0.32%) Foglight
17 6 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2550 (89.35%) Cisco
2 815 (28.56%) Juniper
3 783 (27.44%) CheckPoint
4 544 (19.06%) VMware
5 508 (17.80%) F5
6 441 (15.45%) Microsoft
7 263 (9.22%) HP
8 218 (7.64%) Citrix
9 203 (7.11%) Blue Coat
10 141 (4.94%) SolarWinds
11 106 (3.71%) Riverbed
12 86 (3.01%) Aruba
13 82 (2.87%) NetApp
14 80 (2.80%) Fortinet
15 72 (2.52%) Avaya
16 65 (2.28%) Dell
16 65 (2.28%) Red Hat
17 60 (2.10%) Symantec
18 57 (2.00%) Oracle
19 54 (1.89%) Nokia
Watford, Hertfordshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Bonus & Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 20K bonus + car
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 30 Days Holiday
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + car + benefits.
Posted: 23 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £22k - 27k per year + £4,000 shift allowance.
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday