The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 51 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.74% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.91% 0.94% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
CCNP
Leicestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
103 106 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 25.37% 22.84% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 74 91 75
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £50,540 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

CCNP
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Leicester

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) SIEM
4 2 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) IronPort
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) NEC
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) CCDP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) IronPort
3 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
3 2 (40.00%) NEC
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell