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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 163 224 209
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -15
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 1919 1291 1477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.79% 1.27% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.52% 4.75% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1554 1049 1265
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 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
29450 27172 29659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.49% 26.69% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23705 22107 24968
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,000
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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +76 763 £50,000 +3.09% 75
South East +16 492 £46,000 -3.15% 46
Yorkshire +91 261 £45,000 - 17
East of England +36 156 £47,500 +18.75% 20
West Midlands +63 127 £40,000 -5.88% 6
South West +3 72 £46,000 +8.23% 20
North West -36 59 £42,500 +6.25% 16
East Midlands -25 22 £38,750 -13.88% 4
North East -16 4 £60,000 +47.23% 3
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 3381 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3021 (89.35%) Cisco
3 1890 (55.90%) Firewall
4 1469 (43.45%) CCNA
5 1291 (38.18%) WAN
6 1178 (34.84%) LAN
7 1020 (30.17%) Juniper
8 986 (29.16%) MPLS
9 969 (28.66%) CheckPoint
10 933 (27.60%) VPN
11 924 (27.33%) BGP
12 902 (26.68%) Cisco ASA
13 824 (24.37%) OSPF
14 815 (24.11%) Network Security
15 693 (20.50%) CCIE
16 686 (20.29%) VMware
17 624 (18.46%) Windows
18 588 (17.39%) F5
19 568 (16.80%) ITIL
20 547 (16.18%) Wireless
21 542 (16.03%) Cisco Nexus
22 518 (15.32%) TCP/IP
23 514 (15.20%) VoIP
24 487 (14.40%) Microsoft
25 444 (13.13%) Telecoms
26 439 (12.98%) Finance
27 430 (12.72%) Linux
28 425 (12.57%) Load Balancing
29 413 (12.22%) EIGRP
30 399 (11.80%) VMware Infrastructure

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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
1 221 (6.54%) MS Exchange
2 129 (3.82%) Lync
3 111 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 81 (2.40%) SharePoint
5 78 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 60 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 35 (1.04%) Apache
8 26 (0.77%) IIS
9 14 (0.41%) Tomcat
9 14 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
11 11 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.12%) nginx
14 3 (0.089%) Node.js
14 3 (0.089%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.059%) Lotus Domino
15 2 (0.059%) GroupWise
15 2 (0.059%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 213 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 104 (3.08%) MS Office
3 98 (2.90%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.18%) MS Project
6 3 (0.089%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (0.15%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.089%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.059%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
2 30 (0.89%) Office 365
3 22 (0.65%) SaaS
4 19 (0.56%) IaaS
5 18 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (0.27%) PaaS
7 4 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1890 (55.90%) Firewall
2 1291 (38.18%) WAN
3 1178 (34.84%) LAN
4 986 (29.16%) MPLS
5 933 (27.60%) VPN
6 924 (27.33%) BGP
7 902 (26.68%) Cisco ASA
8 824 (24.37%) OSPF
9 815 (24.11%) Network Security
10 547 (16.18%) Wireless
11 542 (16.03%) Cisco Nexus
12 518 (15.32%) TCP/IP
13 514 (15.20%) VoIP
14 413 (12.22%) EIGRP
15 315 (9.32%) DNS
16 272 (8.04%) Cisco IOS
17 258 (7.63%) IPsec
18 251 (7.42%) SAN
19 250 (7.39%) VLAN
20 241 (7.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (2.69%) SQL Server
2 34 (1.01%) MySQL
3 28 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (0.38%) Informix
5 13 (0.38%) Relational Database
6 10 (0.30%) RDBMS
7 9 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (0.24%) Data Mining
9 7 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.089%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.089%) Redis
11 1 (0.030%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (0.41%) JIRA
2 13 (0.38%) Git (software)
2 13 (0.38%) Jenkins
3 9 (0.27%) Subversion
4 8 (0.24%) Metasploit
5 7 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (0.18%) Hudson
7 5 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.030%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 444 (13.13%) Telecoms
2 439 (12.98%) Finance
3 138 (4.08%) Banking
4 81 (2.40%) Retail
5 53 (1.57%) Law
6 47 (1.39%) Investment Banking
7 29 (0.86%) Games
8 24 (0.71%) Advertising
9 21 (0.62%) Legal
9 21 (0.62%) French Language
10 16 (0.47%) German Language
10 16 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.38%) Back Office
12 12 (0.35%) Electronics
12 12 (0.35%) Aerospace
12 12 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 11 (0.33%) Billing
13 11 (0.33%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.33%) Marketing
14 8 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1767 (52.26%) Network Engineer
2 485 (14.34%) Senior Network Engineer
3 313 (9.26%) Consultant
4 286 (8.46%) Security Engineer
5 239 (7.07%) Analyst
6 218 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 216 (6.39%) Cisco Engineer
8 211 (6.24%) Architect
9 208 (6.15%) Network Security Engineer
10 173 (5.12%) Network Consultant
11 165 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 163 (4.82%) Network Analyst
13 162 (4.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 149 (4.41%) Network Architect
15 138 (4.08%) Network Support
16 114 (3.37%) 3rd Line Support
17 95 (2.81%) Network Support Engineer
18 93 (2.75%) Network Specialist
19 81 (2.40%) Pre Sales Consultant
20 77 (2.28%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (1.30%) XMPP
2 38 (1.12%) CSS
3 13 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (0.33%) Web Services
5 10 (0.30%) Middleware
6 8 (0.24%) LAMP
7 5 (0.15%) VXML
8 3 (0.089%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.059%) XML
9 2 (0.059%) ODBC
10 1 (0.030%) WSH
10 1 (0.030%) SOAP
10 1 (0.030%) .NET
10 1 (0.030%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.030%) X-Windows
10 1 (0.030%) NHibernate
10 1 (0.030%) MDX
10 1 (0.030%) WCF
10 1 (0.030%) jQuery
10 1 (0.030%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 197 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (1.95%) Computer Science
3 61 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
4 56 (1.66%) Management Information System
5 42 (1.24%) Clustering
6 35 (1.04%) PKI
7 34 (1.01%) Hedge funds
8 30 (0.89%) Statistics
9 23 (0.68%) GIS
10 18 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
11 16 (0.47%) SecurID
12 15 (0.44%) Open Source
13 14 (0.41%) IBM XIV
14 13 (0.38%) Blackberry
15 12 (0.35%) Thin Client
15 12 (0.35%) FlexPod
15 12 (0.35%) Fat Client
16 11 (0.33%) Smart Meter
17 9 (0.27%) IVR
17 9 (0.27%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 624 (18.46%) Windows
2 430 (12.72%) Linux
3 224 (6.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 142 (4.20%) UNIX
5 127 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 111 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 72 (2.13%) Solaris
8 69 (2.04%) Windows 7
9 66 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 54 (1.60%) CentOS
11 53 (1.57%) Windows XP
12 39 (1.15%) Windows 8
13 18 (0.53%) SUSE
14 10 (0.30%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.30%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.24%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.18%) Debian
16 6 (0.18%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.12%) FreeBSD
18 3 (0.089%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 568 (16.80%) ITIL
2 425 (12.57%) Load Balancing
3 332 (9.82%) Network Design
4 290 (8.58%) Network Management
5 253 (7.48%) Project Management
6 166 (4.91%) Change Management
7 162 (4.79%) Network Monitoring
8 160 (4.73%) Incident Management
9 146 (4.32%) Network Architecture
10 130 (3.85%) Mentoring
11 123 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 121 (3.58%) PRINCE2
13 113 (3.34%) Information Security
13 113 (3.34%) Capacity Planning
14 104 (3.08%) Migration
15 100 (2.96%) Change Control
16 99 (2.93%) E-Commerce
17 83 (2.45%) Service Delivery
18 81 (2.40%) Line Management
19 76 (2.25%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 125 (3.70%) SQL
2 107 (3.16%) Perl
3 82 (2.43%) PowerShell
4 60 (1.77%) PHP
5 43 (1.27%) Bash Shell
6 41 (1.21%) Tcl
7 36 (1.06%) Python
8 18 (0.53%) Shell Script
9 14 (0.41%) C
10 11 (0.33%) Ruby
11 10 (0.30%) Java
12 7 (0.21%) R
12 7 (0.21%) VBScript
13 3 (0.089%) C++
14 2 (0.059%) C#
14 2 (0.059%) VB
15 1 (0.030%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.030%) Delphi
15 1 (0.030%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3381 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1469 (43.45%) CCNA
3 693 (20.50%) CCIE
4 350 (10.35%) CCDP
5 298 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 271 (8.02%) CCSE
7 248 (7.34%) MCSE
8 240 (7.10%) CCSA
9 216 (6.39%) Security Cleared
10 214 (6.33%) CCSP
11 208 (6.15%) Degree
12 169 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 165 (4.88%) CCIP
14 154 (4.55%) SC Cleared
15 145 (4.29%) CISSP
16 141 (4.17%) MCSA
17 129 (3.82%) CCDA
18 127 (3.76%) JNCIA
19 110 (3.25%) JNCIS
20 97 (2.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (5.00%) SLA
2 60 (1.77%) PCI DSS
3 33 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (0.47%) GPG13
6 10 (0.30%) QA
7 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.089%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.059%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.030%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.030%) COBIT
System Software
1 399 (11.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 314 (9.29%) Active Directory
3 109 (3.22%) vSphere
4 96 (2.84%) Hyper-V
5 71 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
6 66 (1.95%) VMware ESX
7 41 (1.21%) Firmware
8 34 (1.01%) vCloud
9 29 (0.86%) XenApp
10 21 (0.62%) ProxySG
11 19 (0.56%) UAG
12 16 (0.47%) Snort
12 16 (0.47%) Squid
13 15 (0.44%) Terminal Services
14 12 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
15 11 (0.33%) XenDesktop
15 11 (0.33%) Nmap
16 10 (0.30%) ISA Server
16 10 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 10 (0.30%) KVM
Systems Management
1 159 (4.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 86 (2.54%) CiscoWorks
3 71 (2.10%) Cisco UCCX
4 51 (1.51%) FortiGate
5 50 (1.48%) Cacti
6 46 (1.36%) Nagios
6 46 (1.36%) OpenView
7 44 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
8 43 (1.27%) Cisco UCCE
9 34 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
10 32 (0.95%) SCOM
11 28 (0.83%) HP NNM
12 23 (0.68%) Backup Exec
13 19 (0.56%) NetBackup
14 16 (0.47%) SCCM
15 14 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
15 14 (0.41%) Opsview
16 12 (0.35%) Netcool
17 10 (0.30%) Puppet
18 9 (0.27%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 3021 (89.35%) Cisco
2 1020 (30.17%) Juniper
3 969 (28.66%) CheckPoint
4 686 (20.29%) VMware
5 588 (17.39%) F5
6 487 (14.40%) Microsoft
7 300 (8.87%) HP
8 213 (6.30%) Citrix
9 199 (5.89%) SolarWinds
10 181 (5.35%) Blue Coat
11 111 (3.28%) Aruba
12 104 (3.08%) Riverbed
13 93 (2.75%) Avaya
14 83 (2.45%) Brocade
15 82 (2.43%) Fortinet
16 74 (2.19%) Red Hat
17 70 (2.07%) NetApp
18 64 (1.89%) Symantec
19 59 (1.75%) Nokia
20 51 (1.51%) Websense
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 11 hours ago
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £100000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+ bonus+bens
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: to £45000 + on call
Posted: Yesterday