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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 172 230 221
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -9
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 1810 1283 1464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.72% 1.25% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.26% 4.67% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1024 1244
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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
28931 27477 30865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.54% 26.87% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23292 21935 26132
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +82 716 £47,500 -2.06% 57
South East +32 503 £45,000 -5.26% 40
Yorkshire +63 212 £45,000 - 9
East of England +31 137 £48,750 +8.33% 16
West Midlands +26 97 £44,500 -1.11% 7
South West +5 70 £45,000 - 20
North West -5 70 £40,000 - 10
East Midlands -24 13 £37,500 -16.66% 1
North East - 9 £50,000 - 1
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3491 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3134 (89.77%) Cisco
3 1961 (56.17%) Firewall
4 1501 (43.00%) CCNA
5 1337 (38.30%) WAN
6 1208 (34.60%) LAN
7 1052 (30.13%) Juniper
8 1048 (30.02%) MPLS
9 1020 (29.22%) CheckPoint
10 1002 (28.70%) VPN
11 999 (28.62%) BGP
12 945 (27.07%) Cisco ASA
13 883 (25.29%) OSPF
14 878 (25.15%) Network Security
15 705 (20.19%) VMware
16 685 (19.62%) CCIE
17 642 (18.39%) Windows
18 641 (18.36%) F5
19 620 (17.76%) ITIL
20 613 (17.56%) Cisco Nexus
21 598 (17.13%) Wireless
22 555 (15.90%) TCP/IP
23 531 (15.21%) VoIP
24 481 (13.78%) Microsoft
25 463 (13.26%) Telecoms
26 461 (13.21%) Finance
27 458 (13.12%) EIGRP
28 451 (12.92%) Linux
29 421 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
30 418 (11.97%) Load Balancing

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 214 (6.13%) MS Exchange
2 136 (3.90%) Lync
3 104 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 73 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 71 (2.03%) SharePoint
6 55 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 29 (0.83%) Apache
8 18 (0.52%) IIS
9 14 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
10 12 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
12 9 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 8 (0.23%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.11%) nginx
15 3 (0.086%) Node.js
15 3 (0.086%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.086%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.057%) Lotus Domino
16 2 (0.057%) SAS
Applications
1 215 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 105 (3.01%) MS Office
3 101 (2.89%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.17%) MS Project
6 3 (0.086%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.029%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (0.086%) SAP CRM
1 3 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.086%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.029%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
2 25 (0.72%) Office 365
3 22 (0.63%) SaaS
4 21 (0.60%) IaaS
5 20 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.23%) PaaS
7 6 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1961 (56.17%) Firewall
2 1337 (38.30%) WAN
3 1208 (34.60%) LAN
4 1048 (30.02%) MPLS
5 1002 (28.70%) VPN
6 999 (28.62%) BGP
7 945 (27.07%) Cisco ASA
8 883 (25.29%) OSPF
9 878 (25.15%) Network Security
10 613 (17.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 598 (17.13%) Wireless
12 555 (15.90%) TCP/IP
13 531 (15.21%) VoIP
14 458 (13.12%) EIGRP
15 347 (9.94%) DNS
16 309 (8.85%) VLAN
17 307 (8.79%) Cisco IOS
18 280 (8.02%) IPsec
19 268 (7.68%) DHCP
20 266 (7.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (2.58%) SQL Server
2 30 (0.86%) MySQL
3 27 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (0.29%) Informix
7 9 (0.26%) Relational Database
8 8 (0.23%) Data Mining
9 7 (0.20%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.086%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.086%) Redis
12 1 (0.029%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (0.34%) JIRA
2 11 (0.32%) Git (software)
2 11 (0.32%) Jenkins
3 10 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 10 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (0.20%) Subversion
5 4 (0.11%) Metasploit
5 4 (0.11%) Hudson
General
1 463 (13.26%) Telecoms
2 461 (13.21%) Finance
3 150 (4.30%) Banking
4 68 (1.95%) Retail
5 52 (1.49%) Law
6 43 (1.23%) Investment Banking
7 25 (0.72%) Advertising
8 24 (0.69%) Games
9 22 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 20 (0.57%) French Language
11 19 (0.54%) Electronics
12 17 (0.49%) Back Office
12 17 (0.49%) Legal
13 16 (0.46%) Aerospace
14 15 (0.43%) German Language
15 14 (0.40%) Manufacturing
16 12 (0.34%) Marketing
17 11 (0.32%) Billing
18 8 (0.23%) Publishing
18 8 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1852 (53.05%) Network Engineer
2 493 (14.12%) Senior Network Engineer
3 327 (9.37%) Consultant
4 286 (8.19%) Security Engineer
5 234 (6.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 229 (6.56%) Analyst
7 222 (6.36%) Network Security Engineer
8 214 (6.13%) Support Engineer
9 200 (5.73%) Architect
10 188 (5.39%) Network Consultant
11 172 (4.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 157 (4.50%) Network Analyst
12 157 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 145 (4.15%) Network Architect
14 129 (3.70%) Network Support
15 110 (3.15%) 3rd Line Support
16 99 (2.84%) Network Specialist
17 92 (2.64%) Network Support Engineer
18 81 (2.32%) Security Analyst
19 79 (2.26%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (1.58%) XMPP
2 39 (1.12%) CSS
3 11 (0.32%) LAMP
4 10 (0.29%) Web Services
5 9 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (0.23%) Middleware
7 3 (0.086%) VXML
7 3 (0.086%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.057%) X-Windows
8 2 (0.057%) XML
8 2 (0.057%) ODBC
9 1 (0.029%) WSH
9 1 (0.029%) CGI
9 1 (0.029%) .NET
9 1 (0.029%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.029%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 203 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (2.03%) Video Conferencing
3 66 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 57 (1.63%) Computer Science
5 45 (1.29%) Clustering
6 40 (1.15%) PKI
7 36 (1.03%) Hedge funds
8 32 (0.92%) Statistics
9 24 (0.69%) GIS
10 18 (0.52%) Enterprise Storage
11 16 (0.46%) Open Source
11 16 (0.46%) Blackberry
12 14 (0.40%) Thin Client
12 14 (0.40%) SecurID
12 14 (0.40%) Fat Client
13 13 (0.37%) FlexPod
14 12 (0.34%) IBM XIV
15 11 (0.32%) Performance Metrics
16 10 (0.29%) IVR
16 10 (0.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 642 (18.39%) Windows
2 451 (12.92%) Linux
3 226 (6.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 136 (3.90%) UNIX
5 134 (3.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 103 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 75 (2.15%) Solaris
8 69 (1.98%) Windows 7
9 57 (1.63%) CentOS
10 52 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 46 (1.32%) Windows XP
12 37 (1.06%) Windows 8
13 27 (0.77%) SUSE
14 14 (0.40%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.26%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.26%) Debian
16 7 (0.20%) Windows Vista
16 7 (0.20%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.17%) Android
18 4 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 620 (17.76%) ITIL
2 418 (11.97%) Load Balancing
3 347 (9.94%) Network Design
4 285 (8.16%) Network Management
5 277 (7.93%) Project Management
6 196 (5.61%) Change Management
7 189 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
8 177 (5.07%) Incident Management
9 151 (4.33%) Network Architecture
10 138 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
11 136 (3.90%) Mentoring
12 134 (3.84%) Migration
13 122 (3.49%) PRINCE2
14 116 (3.32%) Capacity Planning
15 115 (3.29%) Information Security
16 110 (3.15%) Change Control
17 103 (2.95%) E-Commerce
18 96 (2.75%) Service Delivery
19 91 (2.61%) Line Management
20 76 (2.18%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 147 (4.21%) SQL
2 101 (2.89%) Perl
3 82 (2.35%) PowerShell
4 57 (1.63%) PHP
5 43 (1.23%) Tcl
6 36 (1.03%) Bash Shell
6 36 (1.03%) Python
7 17 (0.49%) Shell Script
8 14 (0.40%) C
9 11 (0.32%) R
10 10 (0.29%) VBScript
11 6 (0.17%) Ruby
12 4 (0.11%) Java
13 2 (0.057%) VB
14 1 (0.029%) C#
14 1 (0.029%) C++
Qualifications
1 3491 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1501 (43.00%) CCNA
3 685 (19.62%) CCIE
4 359 (10.28%) CCDP
5 299 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 279 (7.99%) CCSE
7 259 (7.42%) Security Cleared
8 257 (7.36%) CCSA
9 247 (7.08%) MCSE
10 223 (6.39%) Degree
11 208 (5.96%) CCSP
12 189 (5.41%) SC Cleared
13 161 (4.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 159 (4.55%) CCIP
15 156 (4.47%) MCSA
16 149 (4.27%) CCDA
17 141 (4.04%) CISSP
18 132 (3.78%) JNCIA
19 116 (3.32%) ITIL Certification
20 111 (3.18%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (5.76%) SLA
2 74 (2.12%) PCI DSS
3 41 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (0.40%) GPG13
6 7 (0.20%) QA
7 6 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.057%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.057%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.029%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.029%) BS25999
9 1 (0.029%) COBIT
System Software
1 421 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 321 (9.20%) Active Directory
3 118 (3.38%) Hyper-V
4 109 (3.12%) vSphere
5 85 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
6 64 (1.83%) VMware ESX
7 44 (1.26%) Firmware
8 32 (0.92%) vCloud
9 31 (0.89%) XenApp
10 20 (0.57%) Terminal Services
11 17 (0.49%) UAG
12 14 (0.40%) ProxySG
12 14 (0.40%) Squid
13 12 (0.34%) XenServer
13 12 (0.34%) XenDesktop
14 10 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
14 10 (0.29%) KVM
15 9 (0.26%) Xen
15 9 (0.26%) ISA Server
16 8 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 188 (5.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 91 (2.61%) CiscoWorks
3 86 (2.46%) Cisco UCCX
4 55 (1.58%) Cisco UCCE
5 53 (1.52%) Cacti
5 53 (1.52%) Nagios
6 49 (1.40%) Cisco Prime
7 44 (1.26%) OpenView
8 42 (1.20%) FortiGate
9 38 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
10 33 (0.95%) SCOM
11 30 (0.86%) HP NNM
12 21 (0.60%) Backup Exec
13 17 (0.49%) NetBackup
14 16 (0.46%) SCCM
14 16 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
14 16 (0.46%) Opsview
15 12 (0.34%) Netcool
16 11 (0.32%) Cisco LMS
17 10 (0.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3134 (89.77%) Cisco
2 1052 (30.13%) Juniper
3 1020 (29.22%) CheckPoint
4 705 (20.19%) VMware
5 641 (18.36%) F5
6 481 (13.78%) Microsoft
7 320 (9.17%) HP
8 223 (6.39%) SolarWinds
9 209 (5.99%) Citrix
10 166 (4.76%) Blue Coat
11 107 (3.07%) Riverbed
12 106 (3.04%) Aruba
13 102 (2.92%) Avaya
14 85 (2.43%) Red Hat
14 85 (2.43%) Brocade
15 83 (2.38%) Fortinet
16 64 (1.83%) Symantec
17 62 (1.78%) NetApp
17 62 (1.78%) Nokia
18 57 (1.63%) Dell
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42500 per annum + £3,000 on-call + OT + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + 46 days Hols + Great Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ABW Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-37,000 + on-call allowance + exceptional benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Over Time
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits+training opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £5k Travel Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago