The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 62 78 44
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -34
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 31 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.12% 1.39% 4.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.16% 4.79% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 36
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
CCNP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
305 313 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.72% 28.90% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 259 283 198
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CCNP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Kent

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Kent

CCNP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 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
Maidstone +12 12 £42,500 -5.55%
Tunbridge Wells +26 2 £50,000 -4.76%
West Malling +1 1 £35,000 +16.66% 3
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 54 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (98.15%) Cisco
3 50 (92.59%) WAN
4 42 (77.78%) Firewall
5 38 (70.37%) LAN
6 33 (61.11%) F5
7 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
7 29 (53.70%) CheckPoint
8 25 (46.30%) Windows
9 21 (38.89%) CCNA
10 20 (37.04%) Juniper
11 19 (35.19%) VMware
11 19 (35.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 18 (33.33%) Riverbed
13 17 (31.48%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (31.48%) CCSE
13 17 (31.48%) JNCIS
13 17 (31.48%) Websense
14 16 (29.63%) BGP
14 16 (29.63%) Linux
14 16 (29.63%) Blue Coat
15 15 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (25.93%) Finance
16 14 (25.93%) MPLS
16 14 (25.93%) VoIP
16 14 (25.93%) Cisco PIX
17 13 (24.07%) Network Security
17 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
17 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
17 13 (24.07%) OSPF

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (12.96%) IIS
3 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (92.59%) WAN
2 42 (77.78%) Firewall
3 38 (70.37%) LAN
4 19 (35.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 17 (31.48%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (29.63%) BGP
7 14 (25.93%) MPLS
7 14 (25.93%) VoIP
7 14 (25.93%) Cisco PIX
8 13 (24.07%) Network Security
8 13 (24.07%) OSPF
9 12 (22.22%) Wireless
10 8 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (12.96%) DHCP
11 7 (12.96%) SNMP
11 7 (12.96%) DNS
12 5 (9.26%) RIP
12 5 (9.26%) BIG-IP
12 5 (9.26%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 19 (35.19%) Security Engineer
3 14 (25.93%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (20.37%) Escalation Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 8 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 7 (12.96%) Security Specialist
7 7 (12.96%) Network Security Specialist
7 7 (12.96%) Network Specialist
7 7 (12.96%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (7.41%) Architect
10 4 (7.41%) Analyst
11 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (5.56%) Network Architect
11 3 (5.56%) Pre Sales Engineer
12 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
12 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Statistics
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Windows
2 16 (29.63%) Linux
3 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
5 8 (14.81%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (16.67%) ITIL
3 8 (14.81%) Network Design
4 7 (12.96%) Load Balancing
4 7 (12.96%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (9.26%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.56%) Time Management
6 3 (5.56%) Network Architecture
6 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.70%) Change Management
7 2 (3.70%) CRM
8 1 (1.85%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.85%) Information Security
8 1 (1.85%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.85%) Network Management
8 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.85%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (38.89%) CCNA
3 17 (31.48%) CCSE
3 17 (31.48%) JNCIS
4 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (16.67%) MCSE
6 6 (11.11%) CCIE
7 5 (9.26%) CCDP
8 3 (5.56%) CCDA
8 3 (5.56%) CCSP
8 3 (5.56%) MCSA
9 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.85%) CCVP
9 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.85%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.52%) XenApp
3 9 (16.67%) vSphere
4 8 (14.81%) XenDesktop
5 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (9.26%) Foglight
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.70%) SCCM
4 2 (3.70%) SCOM
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 53 (98.15%) Cisco
2 33 (61.11%) F5
3 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
3 29 (53.70%) CheckPoint
4 20 (37.04%) Juniper
5 19 (35.19%) VMware
6 18 (33.33%) Riverbed
7 17 (31.48%) Websense
8 16 (29.63%) Blue Coat
9 10 (18.52%) Citrix
10 9 (16.67%) SolarWinds
11 8 (14.81%) Aruba
11 8 (14.81%) SonicWALL
11 8 (14.81%) McAfee
11 8 (14.81%) Lumension
12 7 (12.96%) Mitel
13 3 (5.56%) Brocade
14 2 (3.70%) Veeam
15 1 (1.85%) Mercator
15 1 (1.85%) NetApp
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + on call
Posted: 8 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45450.00 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: 18 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £60000.0000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago