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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 180 241 198
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -43
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 1717 1183 1624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.63% 1.18% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.04% 4.46% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 1014 1431
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
28446 26544 31664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.00% 26.46% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22458 21902 26811
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 £26,500 £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
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 1 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 1 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 +93 634 £51,750 +3.50% 63
South East -4 416 £46,500 -2.10% 51
Yorkshire +88 293 £45,000 - 18
East of England +73 163 £45,000 +12.50% 12
West Midlands +23 114 £45,000 +13.92% 13
South West -15 57 £47,500 +11.76% 16
North West -39 41 £41,375 +6.08% 18
East Midlands -12 22 £40,000 -20.00% 1
North East -17 2 £70,000 +64.70% 1
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 3202 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2848 (88.94%) Cisco
3 1751 (54.68%) Firewall
4 1415 (44.19%) CCNA
5 1218 (38.04%) WAN
6 1085 (33.89%) LAN
7 954 (29.79%) Juniper
8 887 (27.70%) CheckPoint
9 862 (26.92%) MPLS
10 814 (25.42%) BGP
11 808 (25.23%) Cisco ASA
12 785 (24.52%) VPN
13 728 (22.74%) OSPF
14 720 (22.49%) Network Security
15 654 (20.42%) VMware
16 644 (20.11%) CCIE
17 622 (19.43%) Windows
18 576 (17.99%) F5
19 494 (15.43%) ITIL
20 477 (14.90%) Microsoft
21 466 (14.55%) VoIP
21 466 (14.55%) Wireless
22 464 (14.49%) TCP/IP
23 438 (13.68%) Finance
24 431 (13.46%) Cisco Nexus
25 426 (13.30%) Linux
26 413 (12.90%) Telecoms
27 384 (11.99%) Load Balancing
28 380 (11.87%) VMware Infrastructure
29 367 (11.46%) EIGRP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 219 (6.84%) MS Exchange
2 123 (3.84%) Lync
3 110 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 79 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 77 (2.40%) SharePoint
6 59 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 40 (1.25%) IIS
8 34 (1.06%) Apache
9 19 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
10 17 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
11 15 (0.47%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
13 8 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
13 8 (0.25%) GroupWise
14 4 (0.12%) nginx
15 3 (0.094%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.062%) SAS
17 1 (0.031%) IBM Notes
17 1 (0.031%) OpenStack
Applications
1 231 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 80 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 77 (2.40%) MS Office
4 7 (0.22%) MS Project
5 5 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.094%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.031%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.16%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.062%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.062%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 39 (1.22%) Office 365
2 23 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (0.56%) SaaS
5 10 (0.31%) IaaS
6 7 (0.22%) PaaS
7 6 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1751 (54.68%) Firewall
2 1218 (38.04%) WAN
3 1085 (33.89%) LAN
4 862 (26.92%) MPLS
5 814 (25.42%) BGP
6 808 (25.23%) Cisco ASA
7 785 (24.52%) VPN
8 728 (22.74%) OSPF
9 720 (22.49%) Network Security
10 466 (14.55%) VoIP
10 466 (14.55%) Wireless
11 464 (14.49%) TCP/IP
12 431 (13.46%) Cisco Nexus
13 367 (11.46%) EIGRP
14 321 (10.02%) DNS
15 267 (8.34%) IPsec
16 245 (7.65%) Cisco IOS
17 235 (7.34%) SAN
18 231 (7.21%) DHCP
19 219 (6.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (2.87%) SQL Server
2 40 (1.25%) MySQL
3 23 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (0.37%) Informix
5 10 (0.31%) Relational Database
6 9 (0.28%) RDBMS
6 9 (0.28%) Oracle Database
7 8 (0.25%) Data Mining
8 7 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (0.50%) Metasploit
2 13 (0.41%) JIRA
3 12 (0.37%) Git (software)
3 12 (0.37%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.25%) Hudson
4 8 (0.25%) Subversion
5 7 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (0.12%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.031%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.031%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 438 (13.68%) Finance
2 413 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 136 (4.25%) Banking
4 87 (2.72%) Retail
5 51 (1.59%) Investment Banking
6 37 (1.16%) Law
7 26 (0.81%) Legal
8 22 (0.69%) Games
9 20 (0.62%) Back Office
10 19 (0.59%) German Language
11 18 (0.56%) French Language
11 18 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.41%) Advertising
13 12 (0.37%) Aerospace
13 12 (0.37%) Multimedia
14 9 (0.28%) Marketing
15 8 (0.25%) Italian Language
15 8 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.25%) Billing
15 8 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1590 (49.66%) Network Engineer
2 417 (13.02%) Senior Network Engineer
3 305 (9.53%) Consultant
4 283 (8.84%) Security Engineer
5 227 (7.09%) Architect
6 220 (6.87%) Analyst
7 199 (6.21%) Support Engineer
8 191 (5.97%) Network Security Engineer
9 174 (5.43%) Cisco Engineer
10 164 (5.12%) Network Architect
11 158 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 155 (4.84%) Network Analyst
13 151 (4.72%) Network Consultant
14 145 (4.53%) Network Support
15 135 (4.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
16 97 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
17 85 (2.65%) Network Specialist
17 85 (2.65%) Network Support Engineer
18 75 (2.34%) Pre Sales Consultant
19 73 (2.28%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (1.00%) XMPP
2 25 (0.78%) CSS
3 18 (0.56%) Web Services
4 12 (0.37%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (0.31%) Middleware
6 8 (0.25%) OAuth
6 8 (0.25%) SailPoint
6 8 (0.25%) OpenID
6 8 (0.25%) ODBC
6 8 (0.25%) SAML
7 5 (0.16%) VXML
7 5 (0.16%) SOAP
7 5 (0.16%) RESTful
7 5 (0.16%) Ember.js
7 5 (0.16%) jQuery
7 5 (0.16%) WCF
8 3 (0.094%) LAMP
9 2 (0.062%) ServiceStack
9 2 (0.062%) .NET
10 1 (0.031%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 183 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (2.69%) Computer Science
3 82 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 67 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
5 45 (1.41%) Clustering
6 39 (1.22%) PKI
7 35 (1.09%) Statistics
8 32 (1.00%) Hedge funds
9 22 (0.69%) Cryptography
10 21 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
10 21 (0.66%) SecurID
11 14 (0.44%) GIS
12 13 (0.41%) Thin Client
12 13 (0.41%) Fat Client
13 12 (0.37%) iPhone
13 12 (0.37%) IBM XIV
13 12 (0.37%) FlexPod
13 12 (0.37%) Blackberry
14 11 (0.34%) Open Source
14 11 (0.34%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 622 (19.43%) Windows
2 426 (13.30%) Linux
3 231 (7.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 148 (4.62%) UNIX
5 117 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 106 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 93 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 67 (2.09%) Solaris
9 65 (2.03%) Windows 7
10 49 (1.53%) CentOS
11 44 (1.37%) Windows XP
12 21 (0.66%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.34%) SUSE
13 11 (0.34%) Windows Vista
14 10 (0.31%) FreeBSD
15 8 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
15 8 (0.25%) Android
16 6 (0.19%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.16%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 494 (15.43%) ITIL
2 384 (11.99%) Load Balancing
3 310 (9.68%) Network Design
4 263 (8.21%) Network Management
5 238 (7.43%) Project Management
6 165 (5.15%) Change Management
7 142 (4.43%) Information Security
8 140 (4.37%) Network Monitoring
9 139 (4.34%) Incident Management
10 124 (3.87%) Network Architecture
11 118 (3.69%) Mentoring
12 117 (3.65%) PRINCE2
12 117 (3.65%) E-Commerce
13 101 (3.15%) Capacity Planning
14 99 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
15 97 (3.03%) Low Latency
16 90 (2.81%) Service Delivery
17 89 (2.78%) Change Control
18 68 (2.12%) Migration
19 62 (1.94%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 109 (3.40%) Perl
1 109 (3.40%) SQL
2 79 (2.47%) PowerShell
3 60 (1.87%) PHP
4 44 (1.37%) Bash Shell
5 35 (1.09%) Python
5 35 (1.09%) Tcl
6 20 (0.62%) C
7 19 (0.59%) Shell Script
8 16 (0.50%) Ruby
8 16 (0.50%) Java
9 7 (0.22%) C++
10 6 (0.19%) C#
11 5 (0.16%) Delphi
11 5 (0.16%) JavaScript
11 5 (0.16%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.16%) VB
12 4 (0.12%) VBScript
12 4 (0.12%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.031%) R
Qualifications
1 3202 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1415 (44.19%) CCNA
3 644 (20.11%) CCIE
4 309 (9.65%) CCDP
5 304 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 263 (8.21%) Degree
7 257 (8.03%) CCSE
8 252 (7.87%) MCSE
9 216 (6.75%) CCSA
10 198 (6.18%) CCSP
11 193 (6.03%) CCIP
12 186 (5.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 176 (5.50%) Security Cleared
14 157 (4.90%) CISSP
15 138 (4.31%) MCSA
16 123 (3.84%) JNCIA
17 118 (3.69%) SC Cleared
18 96 (3.00%) JNCIS
19 91 (2.84%) MCITP
20 89 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (4.93%) SLA
2 69 (2.15%) PCI DSS
3 47 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (0.53%) GPG13
6 15 (0.47%) QA
7 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.094%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.062%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.031%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 380 (11.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 285 (8.90%) Active Directory
3 114 (3.56%) vSphere
4 77 (2.40%) Hyper-V
5 70 (2.19%) VMware ESX
6 69 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
7 36 (1.12%) XenApp
8 34 (1.06%) Snort
9 30 (0.94%) vCloud
10 29 (0.91%) Firmware
11 26 (0.81%) UAG
12 22 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
13 21 (0.66%) ProxySG
14 20 (0.62%) Nmap
15 17 (0.53%) Squid
16 15 (0.47%) Terminal Services
16 15 (0.47%) KVM
16 15 (0.47%) XenDesktop
17 13 (0.41%) ISA Server
18 12 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 127 (3.97%) Cisco CUCM
2 48 (1.50%) Cacti
3 44 (1.37%) CiscoWorks
4 42 (1.31%) Cisco UCCX
4 42 (1.31%) FortiGate
5 41 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
6 38 (1.19%) Nagios
7 33 (1.03%) OpenView
8 31 (0.97%) Cisco Prime
9 26 (0.81%) Cisco UCCE
10 25 (0.78%) Backup Exec
10 25 (0.78%) SCCM
11 23 (0.72%) SCOM
12 21 (0.66%) HP NNM
13 15 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
14 14 (0.44%) NetBackup
15 13 (0.41%) Netcool
15 13 (0.41%) SCSM
16 12 (0.37%) Puppet
17 11 (0.34%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2848 (88.94%) Cisco
2 954 (29.79%) Juniper
3 887 (27.70%) CheckPoint
4 654 (20.42%) VMware
5 576 (17.99%) F5
6 477 (14.90%) Microsoft
7 271 (8.46%) HP
8 202 (6.31%) Blue Coat
9 200 (6.25%) Citrix
10 178 (5.56%) SolarWinds
11 120 (3.75%) Aruba
12 118 (3.69%) Riverbed
13 93 (2.90%) Red Hat
14 92 (2.87%) Avaya
15 82 (2.56%) Fortinet
16 81 (2.53%) NetApp
17 64 (2.00%) Brocade
18 62 (1.94%) Symantec
19 57 (1.78%) Websense
20 51 (1.59%) Nokia
Newbury, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car & bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
East London
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% car allowance + corporate bene
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum + £5k bonus + £3k car allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £73,200 to £85,200 per annum Pension + Life Cover + Private Medic
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + commission
Posted: 12 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 12 hours ago