The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 74 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 11 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.99% 0.91% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.90% 3.15% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 10
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,250 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £54,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
CCNP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
282 317 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 25.38% 28.84% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 204 248 210
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

CCNP
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Essex region.

CCNP Salary Trend in Essex

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Essex

CCNP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Essex 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
Basildon - 5 £55,000 -
Harlow - 2 £40,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £37,500 -
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) VPN
3 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (60.00%) MPLS
3 9 (60.00%) Firewall
4 8 (53.33%) OSPF
4 8 (53.33%) Juniper
5 7 (46.67%) WAN
5 7 (46.67%) LAN
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
5 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds Orion
6 6 (40.00%) F5
6 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
6 6 (40.00%) VLAN
6 6 (40.00%) CCNA
6 6 (40.00%) CCDA
7 5 (33.33%) SAN
7 5 (33.33%) BGP
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (33.33%) CCSP
7 5 (33.33%) FWSM
7 5 (33.33%) Multicast
8 4 (26.67%) Aruba
8 4 (26.67%) Project Management
8 4 (26.67%) Mitel
8 4 (26.67%) Degree
9 3 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (20.00%) Windows

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) VPN
2 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (60.00%) MPLS
2 9 (60.00%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) OSPF
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (46.67%) LAN
4 7 (46.67%) WAN
5 6 (40.00%) VLAN
6 5 (33.33%) FWSM
6 5 (33.33%) Multicast
6 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 5 (33.33%) BGP
7 3 (20.00%) HSRP
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (6.67%) Network Security
8 1 (6.67%) Wireless
8 1 (6.67%) NAS
8 1 (6.67%) Junos
8 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
4 2 (13.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCNA
2 6 (40.00%) CCDA
3 5 (33.33%) CCSP
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) CCIE
6 1 (6.67%) MCP
6 1 (6.67%) MCSE
6 1 (6.67%) CCDP
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Juniper
3 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
4 6 (40.00%) F5
5 4 (26.67%) Aruba
5 4 (26.67%) Mitel
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 1 (6.67%) NETGEAR
7 1 (6.67%) Symantec
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (6.67%) Avaya