The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 46 41 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 3 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.87% 2.62% 2.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.41% 8.74% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 13
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CCNP
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
88 103 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 25.51% 30.03% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 74 99 132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

CCNP
Salary Trend in Luton

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Luton

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) CCSE
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
4 3 (27.27%) LogRhythm
5 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) CCSA
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security
6 1 (9.09%) Mitel
6 1 (9.09%) Juniper
6 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) SSL
6 1 (9.09%) CCDP
6 1 (9.09%) PBX

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) Network Security
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
5 1 (9.09%) PBX
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) RIP
5 1 (9.09%) SNMP
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) BGP
5 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Network Security Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Security Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Network Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XMPP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (9.09%) Information Security
1 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (9.09%) Project Management
1 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCSE
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CCSA
4 1 (9.09%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (9.09%) GPG13
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
3 3 (27.27%) LogRhythm
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Mitel
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Websense
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat