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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 186 238 195
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -43
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 1689 1179 1653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.58% 1.18% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.85% 4.45% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1020 1458
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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
28894 26483 31787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.09% 26.59% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22754 21918 27002
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +97 629 £52,500 +5.00% 68
South East -16 409 £45,500 -4.21% 38
Yorkshire +69 289 £45,000 +2.27% 14
East of England +62 161 £47,500 +18.75% 15
West Midlands +23 111 £45,000 +12.50% 15
South West -39 53 £46,750 +8.09% 14
North West -57 36 £40,250 +5.92% 12
East Midlands -12 23 £40,000 -20.00% 2
North East -16 2 £70,000 +64.70% 1
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3167 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2815 (88.89%) Cisco
3 1726 (54.50%) Firewall
4 1403 (44.30%) CCNA
5 1205 (38.05%) WAN
6 1074 (33.91%) LAN
7 940 (29.68%) Juniper
8 878 (27.72%) CheckPoint
9 833 (26.30%) MPLS
10 796 (25.13%) Cisco ASA
11 792 (25.01%) BGP
12 757 (23.90%) VPN
13 700 (22.10%) OSPF
14 698 (22.04%) Network Security
15 640 (20.21%) VMware
16 628 (19.83%) CCIE
17 611 (19.29%) Windows
18 573 (18.09%) F5
19 496 (15.66%) ITIL
20 474 (14.97%) Microsoft
21 459 (14.49%) TCP/IP
22 458 (14.46%) VoIP
22 458 (14.46%) Wireless
23 448 (14.15%) Finance
24 410 (12.95%) Linux
25 409 (12.91%) Cisco Nexus
26 403 (12.72%) Telecoms
27 377 (11.90%) Load Balancing
28 371 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
29 364 (11.49%) EIGRP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 220 (6.95%) MS Exchange
2 125 (3.95%) Lync
3 113 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 84 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 78 (2.46%) SharePoint
6 65 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 42 (1.33%) IIS
8 31 (0.98%) Apache
9 21 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
10 19 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (0.44%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
13 8 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
13 8 (0.25%) GroupWise
14 4 (0.13%) SAS
15 3 (0.095%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.095%) nginx
16 1 (0.032%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.032%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 233 (7.36%) MS Excel
2 82 (2.59%) MS Visio
3 74 (2.34%) MS Office
4 6 (0.19%) MS Project
5 5 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.095%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.032%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.16%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.095%) Summit
4 1 (0.032%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 40 (1.26%) Office 365
2 20 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (0.47%) SaaS
4 9 (0.28%) IaaS
5 7 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1726 (54.50%) Firewall
2 1205 (38.05%) WAN
3 1074 (33.91%) LAN
4 833 (26.30%) MPLS
5 796 (25.13%) Cisco ASA
6 792 (25.01%) BGP
7 757 (23.90%) VPN
8 700 (22.10%) OSPF
9 698 (22.04%) Network Security
10 459 (14.49%) TCP/IP
11 458 (14.46%) VoIP
11 458 (14.46%) Wireless
12 409 (12.91%) Cisco Nexus
13 364 (11.49%) EIGRP
14 314 (9.91%) DNS
15 258 (8.15%) IPsec
16 239 (7.55%) Cisco IOS
17 235 (7.42%) SAN
18 225 (7.10%) DHCP
19 211 (6.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (2.87%) SQL Server
2 38 (1.20%) MySQL
3 24 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (0.32%) Informix
5 10 (0.32%) Oracle Database
6 9 (0.28%) Relational Database
6 9 (0.28%) Data Mining
7 8 (0.25%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (0.51%) Metasploit
2 11 (0.35%) JIRA
3 10 (0.32%) Git (software)
3 10 (0.32%) Jenkins
4 7 (0.22%) Hudson
4 7 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (0.22%) Subversion
5 4 (0.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.032%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.032%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 448 (14.15%) Finance
2 403 (12.72%) Telecoms
3 143 (4.52%) Banking
4 81 (2.56%) Retail
5 56 (1.77%) Investment Banking
6 35 (1.11%) Law
7 25 (0.79%) Legal
8 22 (0.69%) Back Office
9 21 (0.66%) Games
10 18 (0.57%) Financial Institution
11 17 (0.54%) French Language
12 16 (0.51%) German Language
13 12 (0.38%) Marketing
13 12 (0.38%) Aerospace
13 12 (0.38%) Multimedia
14 10 (0.32%) Advertising
15 8 (0.25%) Billing
15 8 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.25%) Electronics
15 8 (0.25%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1569 (49.54%) Network Engineer
2 411 (12.98%) Senior Network Engineer
3 296 (9.35%) Consultant
4 276 (8.71%) Security Engineer
5 219 (6.92%) Architect
6 217 (6.85%) Analyst
7 196 (6.19%) Support Engineer
8 186 (5.87%) Network Security Engineer
9 170 (5.37%) Cisco Engineer
10 158 (4.99%) Network Architect
11 154 (4.86%) Network Analyst
12 150 (4.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 145 (4.58%) Network Consultant
13 145 (4.58%) Network Support
14 132 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 94 (2.97%) 3rd Line Support
16 86 (2.72%) Network Support Engineer
16 86 (2.72%) Network Specialist
17 78 (2.46%) Team Leader
18 69 (2.18%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (0.95%) XMPP
2 23 (0.73%) CSS
3 19 (0.60%) Web Services
4 11 (0.35%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (0.28%) SailPoint
5 9 (0.28%) OAuth
5 9 (0.28%) OpenID
5 9 (0.28%) SAML
6 8 (0.25%) Middleware
6 8 (0.25%) ODBC
7 5 (0.16%) WCF
7 5 (0.16%) jQuery
7 5 (0.16%) Ember.js
7 5 (0.16%) RESTful
7 5 (0.16%) VXML
7 5 (0.16%) SOAP
8 3 (0.095%) LAMP
9 2 (0.063%) XML
9 2 (0.063%) HTML
9 2 (0.063%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 182 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (2.81%) Computer Science
3 83 (2.62%) Management Information System
4 66 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
5 47 (1.48%) Clustering
6 39 (1.23%) PKI
7 37 (1.17%) Statistics
8 31 (0.98%) Hedge funds
9 26 (0.82%) Firmware
10 22 (0.69%) Cryptography
11 21 (0.66%) SecurID
12 18 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
13 13 (0.41%) iPhone
13 13 (0.41%) Fat Client
13 13 (0.41%) Thin Client
14 12 (0.38%) Blackberry
14 12 (0.38%) Mathematics
15 11 (0.35%) IPTV
15 11 (0.35%) Smart Meter
15 11 (0.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 611 (19.29%) Windows
2 410 (12.95%) Linux
3 230 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 148 (4.67%) UNIX
5 116 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 109 (3.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 91 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 64 (2.02%) Solaris
9 63 (1.99%) Windows 7
10 47 (1.48%) CentOS
11 41 (1.29%) Windows XP
12 19 (0.60%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.35%) Windows Vista
14 10 (0.32%) FreeBSD
15 9 (0.28%) SUSE
16 8 (0.25%) Android
16 8 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (0.16%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.16%) Ubuntu
18 4 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (15.66%) ITIL
2 377 (11.90%) Load Balancing
3 306 (9.66%) Network Design
4 270 (8.53%) Network Management
5 235 (7.42%) Project Management
6 169 (5.34%) Change Management
7 144 (4.55%) Information Security
8 136 (4.29%) Network Monitoring
9 135 (4.26%) Incident Management
10 119 (3.76%) Mentoring
11 115 (3.63%) PRINCE2
12 114 (3.60%) E-Commerce
13 113 (3.57%) Network Architecture
14 107 (3.38%) Low Latency
15 100 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
16 97 (3.06%) Capacity Planning
17 88 (2.78%) Service Delivery
18 87 (2.75%) Change Control
19 70 (2.21%) Migration
20 61 (1.93%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (3.41%) Perl
2 105 (3.32%) SQL
3 79 (2.49%) PowerShell
4 57 (1.80%) PHP
5 42 (1.33%) Bash Shell
6 36 (1.14%) Python
7 33 (1.04%) Tcl
8 21 (0.66%) Shell Script
8 21 (0.66%) C
9 17 (0.54%) Java
10 15 (0.47%) Ruby
11 7 (0.22%) C++
12 6 (0.19%) C#
13 5 (0.16%) Delphi
13 5 (0.16%) JavaScript
13 5 (0.16%) VB
13 5 (0.16%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.13%) VBScript
14 4 (0.13%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 3167 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1403 (44.30%) CCNA
3 628 (19.83%) CCIE
4 306 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 302 (9.54%) CCDP
6 266 (8.40%) Degree
7 256 (8.08%) CCSE
8 255 (8.05%) MCSE
9 212 (6.69%) CCSA
10 195 (6.16%) CCIP
11 190 (6.00%) CCSP
12 186 (5.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 168 (5.30%) Security Cleared
14 155 (4.89%) CISSP
15 141 (4.45%) MCSA
16 122 (3.85%) JNCIA
17 108 (3.41%) SC Cleared
18 92 (2.90%) MCITP
19 89 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
20 86 (2.72%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (5.18%) SLA
2 65 (2.05%) PCI DSS
3 48 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (0.54%) GPG13
6 14 (0.44%) QA
7 3 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.095%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.063%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.032%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 371 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 285 (9.00%) Active Directory
3 113 (3.57%) vSphere
4 80 (2.53%) Hyper-V
5 71 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
6 69 (2.18%) VMware ESX
7 40 (1.26%) XenApp
8 35 (1.11%) Snort
9 29 (0.92%) vCloud
10 27 (0.85%) UAG
11 22 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
12 20 (0.63%) XenDesktop
12 20 (0.63%) Nmap
13 19 (0.60%) ProxySG
14 17 (0.54%) Squid
14 17 (0.54%) KVM
15 15 (0.47%) Terminal Services
16 12 (0.38%) ISA Server
17 11 (0.35%) XenServer
18 7 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 123 (3.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 44 (1.39%) CiscoWorks
2 44 (1.39%) Cacti
3 40 (1.26%) SolarWinds Orion
4 39 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
5 38 (1.20%) FortiGate
6 35 (1.11%) Nagios
7 34 (1.07%) OpenView
8 33 (1.04%) Cisco Prime
9 27 (0.85%) SCCM
10 26 (0.82%) Backup Exec
11 24 (0.76%) SCOM
11 24 (0.76%) Cisco UCCE
12 21 (0.66%) HP NNM
13 16 (0.51%) Netcool
14 14 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
14 14 (0.44%) SCSM
15 12 (0.38%) NetBackup
16 11 (0.35%) Nessus
17 10 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2815 (88.89%) Cisco
2 940 (29.68%) Juniper
3 878 (27.72%) CheckPoint
4 640 (20.21%) VMware
5 573 (18.09%) F5
6 474 (14.97%) Microsoft
7 264 (8.34%) HP
8 202 (6.38%) Citrix
9 200 (6.32%) Blue Coat
10 176 (5.56%) SolarWinds
11 116 (3.66%) Riverbed
12 115 (3.63%) Aruba
13 89 (2.81%) Avaya
13 89 (2.81%) Red Hat
14 81 (2.56%) NetApp
15 76 (2.40%) Fortinet
16 62 (1.96%) Symantec
17 60 (1.89%) Brocade
18 57 (1.80%) Websense
19 52 (1.64%) Nokia
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Excellent Devel
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: Subject to Experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum + car/allowance + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 21 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago