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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 93 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 8 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.73% 2.93% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.91% 9.04% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 17
Average salary £48,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,805 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
275 332 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.09% 32.42% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 241 294 293
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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
Maidstone -2 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Chatham - 1 £52,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £52,000 -
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (81.48%) CCNA
3 19 (70.37%) Firewall
4 17 (62.96%) CheckPoint
5 13 (48.15%) LAN
6 12 (44.44%) WAN
7 11 (40.74%) Finance
7 11 (40.74%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (33.33%) MPLS
8 9 (33.33%) DHCP
8 9 (33.33%) DNS
8 9 (33.33%) CCSP
8 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 8 (29.63%) CISSP
9 8 (29.63%) SAP
9 8 (29.63%) ERP
9 8 (29.63%) Law
9 8 (29.63%) Migration
9 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
9 8 (29.63%) Cyber Security
9 8 (29.63%) SIEM
9 8 (29.63%) Big Data
9 8 (29.63%) Analytics
9 8 (29.63%) Open Source
9 8 (29.63%) Information Security
9 8 (29.63%) CEH
9 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
9 8 (29.63%) VLAN
9 8 (29.63%) Degree

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) Firewall
2 13 (48.15%) LAN
3 12 (44.44%) WAN
4 9 (33.33%) DHCP
4 9 (33.33%) DNS
4 9 (33.33%) MPLS
5 8 (29.63%) VLAN
6 6 (22.22%) Internet
7 4 (14.81%) Wireless
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 2 (7.41%) VoIP
9 2 (7.41%) Network Security
10 1 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
10 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (3.70%) VPN
10 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Law
2 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Network Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) ArcSight Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Support
6 2 (7.41%) Network Team Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) jQuery
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.70%) NHS
4 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (29.63%) Open Source
2 8 (29.63%) ERP
2 8 (29.63%) Migration
2 8 (29.63%) Information Security
2 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
2 8 (29.63%) SIEM
2 8 (29.63%) Analytics
2 8 (29.63%) Cyber Security
3 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
3 5 (18.52%) Supplier Management
3 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
3 5 (18.52%) Change Management
3 5 (18.52%) Security Management
3 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.41%) Network Design
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) Java
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
1 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
1 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (81.48%) CCNA
3 9 (33.33%) CCSP
4 8 (29.63%) CEH
4 8 (29.63%) Degree
4 8 (29.63%) CISSP
5 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
6 4 (14.81%) CCSA
6 4 (14.81%) CCSE
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (11.11%) MCSA
7 3 (11.11%) JNCIS
8 2 (7.41%) JNCIP
8 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (3.70%) CCDE
9 1 (3.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
1 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.41%) GPG13
3 2 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Squid
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
1 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.70%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (62.96%) CheckPoint
3 8 (29.63%) SAP
4 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
4 5 (18.52%) TippingPoint
4 5 (18.52%) ArcSight
5 3 (11.11%) Aruba
5 3 (11.11%) F5
5 3 (11.11%) Websense
5 3 (11.11%) Juniper
6 2 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.70%) Lumension
7 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.70%) Avaya
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) McAfee