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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 59 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 1 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.21% 0.54% 2.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.95% 2.22% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 14
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
105 90 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.01% 24.13% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 91 72 127
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 21 August 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
4 7 (70.00%) VoIP
4 7 (70.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) CCIE
6 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (40.00%) Network Design
6 4 (40.00%) Network Planning
6 4 (40.00%) DMVPN
7 3 (30.00%) VPN
7 3 (30.00%) CCNA
8 2 (20.00%) BGP
8 2 (20.00%) Wireless
8 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 1 (10.00%) UNIX
9 1 (10.00%) Linux
9 1 (10.00%) PSTN
9 1 (10.00%) DHCP
9 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 1 (10.00%) DNS
9 1 (10.00%) SLA
9 1 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (10.00%) Juniper
9 1 (10.00%) SAN
9 1 (10.00%) OSPF
9 1 (10.00%) Project Management
9 1 (10.00%) Change Management
9 1 (10.00%) Network Security Management

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) VoIP
3 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (40.00%) DMVPN
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) BGP
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (10.00%) OSPF
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) PSTN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Network Design
1 4 (40.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Creative Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security Management
2 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCIE
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) IronPort
2 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds