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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 71 89 73
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 25 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.09% 0.42% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.53% 1.79% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 16
Average salary £47,500 £33,163 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.23% -17.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
293 279 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.54% 23.35% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 234 207 277
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +2 8 £57,500 -
Chelmsford -7 4 £33,826 +1.99%
Colchester - 3 £27,500 -
Saffron Walden - 2 £32,250 -
Harlow - 1 £67,500 -
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (81.58%) Cisco
3 20 (52.63%) CCNA
3 20 (52.63%) Firewall
4 18 (47.37%) LAN
5 13 (34.21%) VPN
6 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 12 (31.58%) F5
7 11 (28.95%) WAN
8 10 (26.32%) CCIE
8 10 (26.32%) Degree
8 10 (26.32%) Load Balancing
9 9 (23.68%) SolarWinds
9 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
10 8 (21.05%) ITIL
10 8 (21.05%) Windows
10 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
11 7 (18.42%) WLAN
11 7 (18.42%) Juniper
11 7 (18.42%) Wireless
11 7 (18.42%) Finance
11 7 (18.42%) CCSA
11 7 (18.42%) IP Telephony
12 6 (15.79%) Banking
12 6 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
12 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
12 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
12 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (5.26%) Lync
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 20 (52.63%) Firewall
2 18 (47.37%) LAN
3 13 (34.21%) VPN
4 11 (28.95%) WAN
5 7 (18.42%) WLAN
5 7 (18.42%) Wireless
5 7 (18.42%) IP Telephony
6 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (13.16%) BGP
7 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
7 5 (13.16%) DNS
7 5 (13.16%) NetScreen
7 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (10.53%) Network Security
8 4 (10.53%) VLAN
8 4 (10.53%) OSPF
9 3 (7.89%) MPLS
9 3 (7.89%) EIGRP
10 2 (5.26%) SSL
10 2 (5.26%) DMZ
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
2 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Billing
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Security Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Security Operations Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) LAN Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) IT Operations Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Design Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Design Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Design Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Network Technical Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Network Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Integration
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Load Balancing
2 8 (21.05%) ITIL
3 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (10.53%) SIEM
5 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Time Management
5 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.53%) Information Security
5 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
5 4 (10.53%) Network Design
5 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.53%) Change Management
6 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.26%) Information Assurance
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (52.63%) CCNA
3 10 (26.32%) CCIE
3 10 (26.32%) Degree
4 7 (18.42%) CCSA
5 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
5 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 5 (13.16%) CISSP
6 5 (13.16%) MCP
6 5 (13.16%) CEH
7 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (10.53%) MCTS
7 4 (10.53%) MCITP
7 4 (10.53%) CCDP
7 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
8 2 (5.26%) MCSE
8 2 (5.26%) CCDA
8 2 (5.26%) CCSE
8 2 (5.26%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) UAG
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 31 (81.58%) Cisco
2 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) F5
3 9 (23.68%) SolarWinds
3 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
4 7 (18.42%) Juniper
5 5 (13.16%) Nortel
5 5 (13.16%) Avaya
5 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
5 5 (13.16%) Infoblox
6 4 (10.53%) VMware
6 4 (10.53%) HP
7 3 (7.89%) Siemens
8 2 (5.26%) Motorola
8 2 (5.26%) AirMagnet
8 2 (5.26%) Aruba
8 2 (5.26%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (2.63%) Zeacom
9 1 (2.63%) Sage