The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 105 90 115
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 42 53 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.90% 2.14% 1.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.20% 6.65% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 39
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
677 797 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.62% 32.14% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 513 617 611
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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
Hemel Hempstead -23 15 £52,500 -4.54%
Watford +3 8 £44,000 -12.00%
Stevenage - 8 £35,000 -
Letchworth - 3 £47,000 - 1
Royston - 2 £42,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £45,000 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £42,500 -
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 83 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (96.39%) Cisco
3 49 (59.04%) Firewall
4 35 (42.17%) WAN
5 31 (37.35%) LAN
6 27 (32.53%) CCNA
7 26 (31.33%) CheckPoint
8 24 (28.92%) Security Cleared
9 22 (26.51%) Telecoms
10 21 (25.30%) Wireless
10 21 (25.30%) Active Directory
10 21 (25.30%) Juniper
10 21 (25.30%) Windows
10 21 (25.30%) SC Cleared
11 17 (20.48%) VMware
11 17 (20.48%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (20.48%) CCSA
11 17 (20.48%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (19.28%) MPLS
13 15 (18.07%) Microsoft
13 15 (18.07%) VPN
13 15 (18.07%) Asset Management
13 15 (18.07%) Network Security
14 14 (16.87%) IP Telephony
14 14 (16.87%) CCIE
14 14 (16.87%) BGP
15 13 (15.66%) OSPF
15 13 (15.66%) SLA
15 13 (15.66%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (14.46%) Problem Management

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 9 (10.84%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.20%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Office
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 49 (59.04%) Firewall
2 35 (42.17%) WAN
3 31 (37.35%) LAN
4 21 (25.30%) Wireless
5 17 (20.48%) Wi-Fi
5 17 (20.48%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (19.28%) MPLS
7 15 (18.07%) VPN
7 15 (18.07%) Network Security
8 14 (16.87%) IP Telephony
8 14 (16.87%) BGP
9 13 (15.66%) OSPF
9 13 (15.66%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (13.25%) IPsec
11 10 (12.05%) EIGRP
12 9 (10.84%) DNS
12 9 (10.84%) DHCP
13 8 (9.64%) SNMP
13 8 (9.64%) TCP/IP
13 8 (9.64%) SAN
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (26.51%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.82%) Finance
3 3 (3.61%) Law
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (55.42%) Network Engineer
2 18 (21.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (12.05%) Network Consultant
3 10 (12.05%) Consultant
4 9 (10.84%) Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Network Security Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Network Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Security Consultant
8 3 (3.61%) Design Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Architect
8 3 (3.61%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Network Architect
8 3 (3.61%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Statistics
2 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.23%) e-Health
3 5 (6.02%) Clustering
4 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.41%) PKI
6 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.30%) Windows
2 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (7.23%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.61%) Linux
6 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) Asset Management
2 12 (14.46%) Network Design
2 12 (14.46%) Problem Management
3 11 (13.25%) Incident Management
3 11 (13.25%) Change Control
4 9 (10.84%) Change Management
5 7 (8.43%) ITIL
5 7 (8.43%) Load Balancing
6 5 (6.02%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (3.61%) Fault Management
8 2 (2.41%) Time Management
8 2 (2.41%) Network Architecture
8 2 (2.41%) Network Management
8 2 (2.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.20%) CRM
9 1 (1.20%) Project Management
9 1 (1.20%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.20%) High Availability
9 1 (1.20%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.20%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 83 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (32.53%) CCNA
3 24 (28.92%) Security Cleared
4 21 (25.30%) SC Cleared
5 17 (20.48%) CCSA
6 14 (16.87%) CCIE
7 11 (13.25%) MCSE
7 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (10.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (8.43%) JNCIA
9 7 (8.43%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (8.43%) MCITP
10 4 (4.82%) CCSE
10 4 (4.82%) MCSA
11 3 (3.61%) CCDP
12 2 (2.41%) JNCIS
12 2 (2.41%) CCIP
13 1 (1.20%) Degree
13 1 (1.20%) VCP4
13 1 (1.20%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) SLA
2 4 (4.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.20%) BS7799
System Software
1 21 (25.30%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.43%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.23%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) CA Spectrum
1 6 (7.23%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.41%) SCCM
2 2 (2.41%) SCOM
2 2 (2.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 80 (96.39%) Cisco
2 26 (31.33%) CheckPoint
3 21 (25.30%) Juniper
4 17 (20.48%) VMware
5 15 (18.07%) Microsoft
6 10 (12.05%) F5
7 7 (8.43%) HP
7 7 (8.43%) CA
7 7 (8.43%) McAfee
8 6 (7.23%) Sourcefire
9 5 (6.02%) SolarWinds
9 5 (6.02%) 3PAR
10 4 (4.82%) Splunk
10 4 (4.82%) ServiceNow
10 4 (4.82%) LogRhythm
11 3 (3.61%) Meraki
11 3 (3.61%) Brocade
12 2 (2.41%) Crossbeam
12 2 (2.41%) NetApp
12 2 (2.41%) Avaya
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Salary: to £47,000 + Benefits
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