The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 17 49 24
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -25
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 8.33% 1.57% 3.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.18% 4.60% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CCNP
Kent

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

Qualifications Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 87 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 20.24% 34.12% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 62 21
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

CCNP
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Maidstone

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 26 (100.00%) Cisco
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (80.77%) CheckPoint
2 21 (80.77%) Firewall
3 20 (76.92%) CCNA
4 17 (65.38%) WAN
5 15 (57.69%) Migration
5 15 (57.69%) LAN
6 14 (53.85%) Linux
6 14 (53.85%) MPLS
6 14 (53.85%) VLAN
6 14 (53.85%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (42.31%) Open Source
7 11 (42.31%) DNS
7 11 (42.31%) DHCP
8 6 (23.08%) CCSE
9 4 (15.38%) F5
9 4 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.54%) CCDA
10 3 (11.54%) CCDP
10 3 (11.54%) VPN
10 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
10 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
10 3 (11.54%) MS Office
10 3 (11.54%) Windows
10 3 (11.54%) Juniper
10 3 (11.54%) McAfee
10 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
10 3 (11.54%) CCSA

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) Firewall
2 17 (65.38%) WAN
3 15 (57.69%) LAN
4 14 (53.85%) MPLS
4 14 (53.85%) VLAN
5 11 (42.31%) DNS
5 11 (42.31%) DHCP
6 4 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (11.54%) VPN
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (7.69%) VoIP
8 2 (7.69%) OSPF
8 2 (7.69%) BGP
8 2 (7.69%) RSVP
8 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (7.69%) Network Security
8 2 (7.69%) DWDM
8 2 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Network Engineer
2 17 (65.38%) Deployment Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Support
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Migration
2 14 (53.85%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (76.92%) CCNA
3 6 (23.08%) CCSE
4 3 (11.54%) CCDA
4 3 (11.54%) CCDP
4 3 (11.54%) CCSA
4 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) CCIE
5 2 (7.69%) CCSP
5 2 (7.69%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (80.77%) CheckPoint
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) F5
4 3 (11.54%) Juniper
4 3 (11.54%) McAfee
4 3 (11.54%) Blue Coat
5 2 (7.69%) SonicWALL
5 2 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 2 (7.69%) Aruba
5 2 (7.69%) Websense
5 2 (7.69%) Lumension