The first table below looks at the demand for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 25 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank - 40 -
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 0 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 3.93% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 18.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
71 101 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.24% 20.87% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 63 95 121
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Lancashire

CCNP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
3 7 (77.78%) CCNA
4 6 (66.67%) VPN
4 6 (66.67%) Firewall
5 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (55.56%) CCIE
6 4 (44.44%) Terminal Services
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (44.44%) Windows
6 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 4 (44.44%) iPhone
7 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 3 (33.33%) LAN
7 3 (33.33%) Project Management
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (22.22%) Juniper
9 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
9 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
9 1 (11.11%) ITIL
9 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 1 (11.11%) XenApp
9 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
9 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) CCIE
4 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
4 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Terminal Services
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper