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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 175 226 208
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -18
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 1718 1237 1466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.74% 1.29% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.33% 4.77% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1459 1006 1213
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
27142 25948 28987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.47% 27.13% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21880 20643 24475
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 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
London +72 677 £50,000 - 85
South East +24 479 £45,500 -4.21% 41
Yorkshire +43 192 £45,000 - 21
East of England +26 135 £47,500 +5.55% 9
North West +39 79 £37,500 -6.25% 19
West Midlands +6 77 £43,000 -4.44% 4
South West -2 74 £44,500 +4.70% 26
North East - 11 £50,000 -
East Midlands -20 6 £38,250 -19.47% 3
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3556 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3197 (89.90%) Cisco
3 2020 (56.81%) Firewall
4 1496 (42.07%) CCNA
5 1346 (37.85%) WAN
6 1210 (34.03%) LAN
7 1086 (30.54%) CheckPoint
8 1074 (30.20%) Juniper
9 1061 (29.84%) MPLS
10 1051 (29.56%) BGP
11 994 (27.95%) VPN
12 978 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
13 931 (26.18%) Network Security
14 913 (25.67%) OSPF
15 694 (19.52%) VMware
16 682 (19.18%) Cisco Nexus
17 677 (19.04%) CCIE
18 660 (18.56%) Wireless
18 660 (18.56%) F5
19 653 (18.36%) ITIL
20 650 (18.28%) Windows
21 569 (16.00%) TCP/IP
22 535 (15.04%) VoIP
23 500 (14.06%) EIGRP
24 484 (13.61%) Microsoft
25 477 (13.41%) Finance
26 466 (13.10%) Linux
27 455 (12.80%) Telecoms
28 435 (12.23%) VMware Infrastructure
29 433 (12.18%) Load Balancing

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 197 (5.54%) MS Exchange
2 151 (4.25%) Lync
3 88 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 69 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 58 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 39 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 22 (0.62%) Apache
8 16 (0.45%) IIS
9 13 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
10 12 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
11 11 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (0.22%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.11%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.11%) nginx
13 4 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.084%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.084%) Node.js
14 3 (0.084%) CMS
15 2 (0.056%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 213 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 113 (3.18%) MS Office
3 102 (2.87%) MS Visio
4 23 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.084%) MS Project
6 2 (0.056%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.028%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
2 32 (0.90%) IaaS
3 23 (0.65%) SaaS
3 23 (0.65%) Office 365
4 19 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.34%) PaaS
6 9 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2020 (56.81%) Firewall
2 1346 (37.85%) WAN
3 1210 (34.03%) LAN
4 1061 (29.84%) MPLS
5 1051 (29.56%) BGP
6 994 (27.95%) VPN
7 978 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
8 931 (26.18%) Network Security
9 913 (25.67%) OSPF
10 682 (19.18%) Cisco Nexus
11 660 (18.56%) Wireless
12 569 (16.00%) TCP/IP
13 535 (15.04%) VoIP
14 500 (14.06%) EIGRP
15 392 (11.02%) DNS
16 327 (9.20%) Cisco IOS
16 327 (9.20%) VLAN
17 284 (7.99%) IPsec
18 280 (7.87%) DHCP
19 264 (7.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (2.28%) SQL Server
2 27 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (0.59%) MySQL
4 12 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (0.28%) Data Mining
7 9 (0.25%) Relational Database
8 8 (0.22%) Informix
9 7 (0.20%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.084%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.084%) Redis
11 1 (0.028%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.028%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.028%) Big Data
11 1 (0.028%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 15 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 12 (0.34%) JIRA
3 11 (0.31%) Jenkins
3 11 (0.31%) Git (software)
3 11 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (0.20%) Subversion
5 5 (0.14%) Metasploit
6 4 (0.11%) Hudson
General
1 477 (13.41%) Finance
2 455 (12.80%) Telecoms
3 144 (4.05%) Banking
4 68 (1.91%) Retail
5 48 (1.35%) Law
6 34 (0.96%) Financial Institution
7 33 (0.93%) Investment Banking
8 32 (0.90%) Games
9 30 (0.84%) Advertising
10 27 (0.76%) Electronics
11 21 (0.59%) Legal
12 19 (0.53%) Marketing
13 18 (0.51%) French Language
14 17 (0.48%) Manufacturing
15 16 (0.45%) Aerospace
16 15 (0.42%) Back Office
17 13 (0.37%) German Language
18 10 (0.28%) Billing
19 7 (0.20%) Military
20 5 (0.14%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 1872 (52.64%) Network Engineer
2 493 (13.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 330 (9.28%) Consultant
4 273 (7.68%) Security Engineer
5 245 (6.89%) Cisco Engineer
6 218 (6.13%) Network Security Engineer
7 213 (5.99%) Analyst
8 199 (5.60%) Support Engineer
9 198 (5.57%) Architect
10 189 (5.31%) Network Consultant
11 167 (4.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 163 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 146 (4.11%) Network Architect
14 141 (3.97%) Network Analyst
15 119 (3.35%) Network Specialist
16 116 (3.26%) Network Support
17 108 (3.04%) 3rd Line Support
18 83 (2.33%) Security Analyst
19 79 (2.22%) Network Support Engineer
20 76 (2.14%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (1.77%) XMPP
2 41 (1.15%) CSS
3 10 (0.28%) Web Services
3 10 (0.28%) LAMP
4 9 (0.25%) Middleware
5 7 (0.20%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (0.11%) VXML
7 3 (0.084%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.056%) XML
8 2 (0.056%) ODBC
8 2 (0.056%) X-Windows
9 1 (0.028%) MDX
9 1 (0.028%) COM
9 1 (0.028%) JSP
9 1 (0.028%) HTML
9 1 (0.028%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 198 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
3 70 (1.97%) Management Information System
4 51 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 43 (1.21%) Clustering
6 39 (1.10%) Hedge funds
7 38 (1.07%) PKI
8 28 (0.79%) Statistics
9 24 (0.67%) GIS
10 23 (0.65%) Open Source
10 23 (0.65%) Fat Client
10 23 (0.65%) Thin Client
11 17 (0.48%) Blackberry
12 16 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
13 14 (0.39%) FlexPod
13 14 (0.39%) Performance Metrics
14 12 (0.34%) Client/Server
14 12 (0.34%) Replication
15 11 (0.31%) IPTV
16 10 (0.28%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 650 (18.28%) Windows
2 466 (13.10%) Linux
3 210 (5.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 144 (4.05%) UNIX
5 123 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 100 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 71 (2.00%) Solaris
8 66 (1.86%) Windows 7
9 46 (1.29%) CentOS
10 43 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 39 (1.10%) Windows XP
12 37 (1.04%) Windows 8
13 27 (0.76%) SUSE
14 14 (0.39%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.25%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.25%) Debian
15 9 (0.25%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.17%) Android
17 5 (0.14%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 653 (18.36%) ITIL
2 433 (12.18%) Load Balancing
3 361 (10.15%) Network Design
4 286 (8.04%) Project Management
5 256 (7.20%) Network Management
6 220 (6.19%) Network Monitoring
7 192 (5.40%) Change Management
8 182 (5.12%) Incident Management
9 164 (4.61%) Migration
10 156 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
11 155 (4.36%) Network Architecture
12 152 (4.27%) Mentoring
13 131 (3.68%) Information Security
14 124 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
15 118 (3.32%) PRINCE2
16 116 (3.26%) Service Delivery
17 107 (3.01%) Change Control
18 102 (2.87%) E-Commerce
19 101 (2.84%) Line Management
20 84 (2.36%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 157 (4.42%) SQL
2 82 (2.31%) Perl
3 71 (2.00%) PowerShell
4 44 (1.24%) PHP
5 38 (1.07%) Python
6 37 (1.04%) Tcl
7 31 (0.87%) Bash Shell
8 17 (0.48%) R
8 17 (0.48%) C
8 17 (0.48%) Shell Script
9 11 (0.31%) VBScript
10 5 (0.14%) Ruby
11 3 (0.084%) Java
12 1 (0.028%) VB
Qualifications
1 3556 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1496 (42.07%) CCNA
3 677 (19.04%) CCIE
4 367 (10.32%) CCDP
5 308 (8.66%) CCSE
6 306 (8.61%) Security Cleared
7 287 (8.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 277 (7.79%) CCSA
9 257 (7.23%) Degree
10 227 (6.38%) MCSE
11 219 (6.16%) SC Cleared
12 193 (5.43%) CCSP
13 169 (4.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 166 (4.67%) CISSP
15 159 (4.47%) CCDA
16 144 (4.05%) MCSA
17 143 (4.02%) CCIP
18 117 (3.29%) JNCIA
19 111 (3.12%) ITIL Certification
20 110 (3.09%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (6.19%) SLA
2 88 (2.47%) PCI DSS
3 58 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 19 (0.53%) GPG13
6 6 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 6 (0.17%) QA
7 2 (0.056%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.056%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.056%) COBIT
8 1 (0.028%) BS25999
8 1 (0.028%) JSP 440
System Software
1 435 (12.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 309 (8.69%) Active Directory
3 121 (3.40%) Hyper-V
4 115 (3.23%) vSphere
5 68 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
6 55 (1.55%) VMware ESX
7 42 (1.18%) Firmware
8 31 (0.87%) XenApp
9 29 (0.82%) vCloud
10 19 (0.53%) XenServer
10 19 (0.53%) Squid
11 18 (0.51%) Terminal Services
12 16 (0.45%) UAG
13 11 (0.31%) ProxySG
14 10 (0.28%) XenDesktop
15 8 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 8 (0.22%) Xen
15 8 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
16 5 (0.14%) VMware Server
17 4 (0.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 212 (5.96%) Cisco CUCM
2 106 (2.98%) Cisco UCCX
3 97 (2.73%) CiscoWorks
4 71 (2.00%) Cisco UCCE
5 65 (1.83%) Cisco Prime
6 62 (1.74%) Nagios
7 54 (1.52%) Cacti
8 53 (1.49%) OpenView
9 45 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
10 36 (1.01%) FortiGate
11 33 (0.93%) SCOM
12 25 (0.70%) HP NNM
13 22 (0.62%) Opsview
14 18 (0.51%) NetBackup
15 17 (0.48%) Cisco LMS
16 13 (0.37%) SCCM
17 11 (0.31%) Graphite
17 11 (0.31%) Netcool
18 9 (0.25%) Nessus
18 9 (0.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3197 (89.90%) Cisco
2 1086 (30.54%) CheckPoint
3 1074 (30.20%) Juniper
4 694 (19.52%) VMware
5 660 (18.56%) F5
6 484 (13.61%) Microsoft
7 336 (9.45%) HP
8 219 (6.16%) SolarWinds
9 203 (5.71%) Citrix
10 173 (4.87%) Blue Coat
11 130 (3.66%) Avaya
12 111 (3.12%) Riverbed
13 97 (2.73%) Aruba
13 97 (2.73%) Fortinet
14 86 (2.42%) Brocade
15 80 (2.25%) Red Hat
16 72 (2.02%) Nokia
17 53 (1.49%) Polycom
17 53 (1.49%) Symantec
18 52 (1.46%) Dell
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warwickshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Please discuss
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
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Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Please discuss
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 15% bonus + 6% pension + healthcare
Posted: 8 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Clevedon, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: Excellent + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 12% shift + overtime + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + £6,600 Car allowance + 12% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £44,000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Great benefits +
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: up to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + pension, healthcare, bonus and more
Posted: Yesterday