The first table below looks at the demand for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 155 126 132
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 34 63 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.83% 1.51% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.65% 5.83% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 41
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
931 1081 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.76% 25.92% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 769 924 717
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CCNP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Manchester

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Manchester

CCNP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale -3 3 £41,500 +28.68%
Stockport -5 2 - -
Wigan +4 1 £52,500 +50.00%
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 60 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (83.33%) Cisco
3 33 (55.00%) CCNA
4 31 (51.67%) MPLS
5 26 (43.33%) WAN
6 23 (38.33%) Firewall
7 21 (35.00%) BGP
8 20 (33.33%) CCIE
9 19 (31.67%) LAN
10 17 (28.33%) OSPF
10 17 (28.33%) Internet
10 17 (28.33%) Wireless
11 16 (26.67%) Finance
11 16 (26.67%) Ethernet
12 14 (23.33%) CCIP
12 14 (23.33%) SLA
13 13 (21.67%) Juniper
13 13 (21.67%) Fortinet
14 12 (20.00%) CheckPoint
14 12 (20.00%) HP
14 12 (20.00%) IPsec
15 11 (18.33%) Network Design
15 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
15 11 (18.33%) VPN
15 11 (18.33%) Multicast
16 10 (16.67%) F5
16 10 (16.67%) VMware
17 9 (15.00%) EIGRP
17 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
17 9 (15.00%) Windows

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (5.00%) Lync
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (51.67%) MPLS
2 26 (43.33%) WAN
3 23 (38.33%) Firewall
4 21 (35.00%) BGP
5 19 (31.67%) LAN
6 17 (28.33%) OSPF
6 17 (28.33%) Internet
6 17 (28.33%) Wireless
7 16 (26.67%) Ethernet
8 12 (20.00%) IPsec
9 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
9 11 (18.33%) VPN
9 11 (18.33%) Multicast
10 9 (15.00%) EIGRP
11 8 (13.33%) VLAN
11 8 (13.33%) DSL
11 8 (13.33%) SDH
12 7 (11.67%) Wireshark
13 6 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
13 6 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.67%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Consultant
3 9 (15.00%) Network Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) Cisco Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Architect
7 5 (8.33%) Audio Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Network Specialist
8 4 (6.67%) Wireless Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Network Design Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Network Implementation Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Network Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Network Support
9 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Streaming Video
1 5 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (8.33%) IPTV
2 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.00%) SWIFT
3 2 (3.33%) SCADA
3 2 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) Network Design
2 9 (15.00%) Network Management
3 8 (13.33%) Security Architecture
3 8 (13.33%) ITIL
4 7 (11.67%) Migration
4 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (8.33%) Change Management
7 4 (6.67%) Change Control
8 3 (5.00%) Network Architecture
8 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity Planning
9 2 (3.33%) BCP
9 2 (3.33%) Project Management
9 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.33%) Supplier Management
10 1 (1.67%) Service Management
10 1 (1.67%) ITSM
10 1 (1.67%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) Perl
1 1 (1.67%) PHP
1 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (55.00%) CCNA
3 20 (33.33%) CCIE
4 14 (23.33%) CCIP
5 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (13.33%) MCSE
6 5 (8.33%) CCDP
7 4 (6.67%) MCSA
7 4 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (5.00%) CCDA
8 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.33%) NCDA
9 2 (3.33%) CCEA
9 2 (3.33%) CISSP
9 2 (3.33%) A+ Certification
9 2 (3.33%) CCA
9 2 (3.33%) MCTS
9 2 (3.33%) MCITP
10 1 (1.67%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.67%) XenApp
5 1 (1.67%) XenServer
5 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) CiscoWorks
1 9 (15.00%) OpenView
2 2 (3.33%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) SCOM
2 2 (3.33%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.67%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 50 (83.33%) Cisco
2 13 (21.67%) Juniper
2 13 (21.67%) Fortinet
3 12 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (20.00%) HP
4 10 (16.67%) F5
4 10 (16.67%) VMware
5 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.67%) Blue Coat
7 6 (10.00%) Riverbed
7 6 (10.00%) Nokia
8 5 (8.33%) SolarWinds
9 4 (6.67%) Dell
10 3 (5.00%) NetApp
10 3 (5.00%) Citrix
11 1 (1.67%) Huawei
11 1 (1.67%) McAfee
11 1 (1.67%) Symantec
11 1 (1.67%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.67%) SonicWALL
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,000 per annum + car/allowance + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + On-Call, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,500 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago