The first table below looks at the demand for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 79 100 131
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +31
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 64 33 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.58% 1.56% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.05% 5.23% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 54 28 29
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
795 631 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.04% 29.92% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 673 491 667
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

CCNP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Watford +7 29 £50,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead +6 19 £55,000 +34.96% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 2 - -
Stevenage - 2 £46,250 -
Hitchin -7 1 £32,500 -35.00%
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (94.21%) Cisco
3 52 (42.98%) Firewall
4 41 (33.88%) CCNA
5 35 (28.93%) WAN
5 35 (28.93%) Wireless
6 33 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 32 (26.45%) MPLS
8 31 (25.62%) Wi-Fi
8 31 (25.62%) LAN
9 30 (24.79%) VPN
10 29 (23.97%) Network Management
11 28 (23.14%) Network Design
11 28 (23.14%) HP
12 26 (21.49%) VMware
13 25 (20.66%) Juniper
13 25 (20.66%) Microsoft
14 24 (19.83%) Internet
15 23 (19.01%) OSPF
15 23 (19.01%) BGP
16 22 (18.18%) CCIE
16 22 (18.18%) WLAN
17 21 (17.36%) MS Exchange
17 21 (17.36%) MS Excel
18 19 (15.70%) Linux
18 19 (15.70%) TACACS
18 19 (15.70%) VMware ESXi
18 19 (15.70%) Hyper-V
19 18 (14.88%) Intrusion Detection
19 18 (14.88%) Windows

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 21 (17.36%) MS Exchange
2 17 (14.05%) Lync
3 12 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (8.26%) Apache
5 9 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (6.61%) SAS
7 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.65%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (17.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.44%) Office 365
2 2 (1.65%) SaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (42.98%) Firewall
2 35 (28.93%) WAN
2 35 (28.93%) Wireless
3 32 (26.45%) MPLS
4 31 (25.62%) Wi-Fi
4 31 (25.62%) LAN
5 30 (24.79%) VPN
6 24 (19.83%) Internet
7 23 (19.01%) OSPF
7 23 (19.01%) BGP
8 22 (18.18%) WLAN
9 19 (15.70%) TACACS
10 18 (14.88%) Intrusion Detection
11 17 (14.05%) Network Security
11 17 (14.05%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (14.05%) EIGRP
12 16 (13.22%) DNS
13 15 (12.40%) Cisco IOS
14 14 (11.57%) VLAN
14 14 (11.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.09%) MySQL
2 8 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (6.61%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.65%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (43.80%) Network Engineer
2 26 (21.49%) Consultant
3 17 (14.05%) Security Engineer
4 15 (12.40%) Technical Consultant
5 14 (11.57%) Project Engineer
5 14 (11.57%) Technical Engineer
6 9 (7.44%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Wireless Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Architect
8 6 (4.96%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) Network Architect
9 5 (4.13%) Senior Security Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Network Specialist
10 4 (3.31%) Analyst
10 4 (3.31%) Voice Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.48%) Mathematics
2 3 (2.48%) Physics
2 3 (2.48%) Visualisation
2 3 (2.48%) Open Source
3 2 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.65%) Handset
4 1 (0.83%) PKI
4 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.70%) Linux
2 18 (14.88%) Windows
3 3 (2.48%) Solaris
3 3 (2.48%) UNIX
3 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.97%) Network Management
2 28 (23.14%) Network Design
3 16 (13.22%) Time Management
4 9 (7.44%) Migration
5 8 (6.61%) ITIL
6 7 (5.79%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.79%) Load Balancing
7 6 (4.96%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.13%) Project Management
9 4 (3.31%) BCP
9 4 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.31%) Business Continuity
9 4 (3.31%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.31%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (2.48%) Server Monitoring
10 3 (2.48%) Identity Management
10 3 (2.48%) Performance Testing
10 3 (2.48%) SIEM
10 3 (2.48%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (1.65%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.61%) PHP
2 3 (2.48%) SQL
2 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 121 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (33.88%) CCNA
3 22 (18.18%) CCIE
4 15 (12.40%) CCSE
4 15 (12.40%) Degree
5 12 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (9.09%) MCSE
6 11 (9.09%) MCITP
7 10 (8.26%) Security Cleared
8 9 (7.44%) NCDA
8 9 (7.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (6.61%) NCIE
9 8 (6.61%) VCAP
10 5 (4.13%) RHCE
11 3 (2.48%) CCSA
12 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.65%) CCDE
12 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.83%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (15.70%) Hyper-V
1 19 (15.70%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.09%) KVM
4 9 (7.44%) XenApp
4 9 (7.44%) XenDesktop
4 9 (7.44%) vSphere
5 8 (6.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.48%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.48%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (13.22%) SCCM
2 9 (7.44%) SCOM
3 6 (4.96%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (4.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (4.13%) FortiGate
4 5 (4.13%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (2.48%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (2.48%) OpenView
6 2 (1.65%) Nessus
Vendors
1 114 (94.21%) Cisco
2 33 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 28 (23.14%) HP
4 26 (21.49%) VMware
5 25 (20.66%) Juniper
5 25 (20.66%) Microsoft
6 15 (12.40%) F5
7 12 (9.92%) Citrix
8 11 (9.09%) Oracle
8 11 (9.09%) Dell
9 9 (7.44%) IBM
9 9 (7.44%) NetApp
9 9 (7.44%) Aruba
10 8 (6.61%) WatchGuard
10 8 (6.61%) EMC
11 7 (5.79%) Blue Coat
11 7 (5.79%) SolarWinds
12 6 (4.96%) Riverbed
13 4 (3.31%) Fortinet
13 4 (3.31%) Meraki
Hertfordshire
ALFA IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + be - training, pens, health +
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago