The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 171 119 167
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +48
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 14 62 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.34% 1.54% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.48% 6.69% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 57 19
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +51.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,800 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CCNP
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
947 927 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.31% 22.97% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 730 815 752
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 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 20 August 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 20 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 3 £51,000 -
Bolton +2 1 £45,000 +104.54%
Altrincham - 1 - - 1
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 56 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (73.21%) Cisco
3 31 (55.36%) WAN
4 25 (44.64%) LAN
5 19 (33.93%) CCIE
5 19 (33.93%) MPLS
6 18 (32.14%) CCNA
7 17 (30.36%) Firewall
7 17 (30.36%) Wireless
8 16 (28.57%) Juniper
8 16 (28.57%) Ethernet
9 14 (25.00%) CCIP
10 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
10 13 (23.21%) OSPF
11 11 (19.64%) HP
11 11 (19.64%) ITIL
11 11 (19.64%) Internet
12 9 (16.07%) VMware
12 9 (16.07%) CheckPoint
12 9 (16.07%) VPN
12 9 (16.07%) CCDP
12 9 (16.07%) Network Design
12 9 (16.07%) Network Management
13 8 (14.29%) F5
13 8 (14.29%) Security Architecture
13 8 (14.29%) SDH
13 8 (14.29%) Migration
13 8 (14.29%) Blue Coat
13 8 (14.29%) BGP
14 7 (12.50%) Finance

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 6 (10.71%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
1 1 (1.79%) PaaS
1 1 (1.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (55.36%) WAN
2 25 (44.64%) LAN
3 19 (33.93%) MPLS
4 17 (30.36%) Firewall
4 17 (30.36%) Wireless
5 16 (28.57%) Ethernet
6 13 (23.21%) OSPF
7 11 (19.64%) Internet
8 9 (16.07%) VPN
9 8 (14.29%) SDH
9 8 (14.29%) BGP
10 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
10 7 (12.50%) VPLS
10 7 (12.50%) Wireshark
10 7 (12.50%) Multicast
11 6 (10.71%) VLAN
11 6 (10.71%) IPsec
11 6 (10.71%) DSL
12 5 (8.93%) EIGRP
12 5 (8.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) MySQL
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.36%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.36%) Advertising
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Billing
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 6 (10.71%) Analyst
2 6 (10.71%) Architect
2 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Software Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Network Support
4 4 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) IP Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) IP Network Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.57%) Customer Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) WCF
1 5 (8.93%) jQuery
1 5 (8.93%) RESTful
1 5 (8.93%) Ember.js
1 5 (8.93%) SOAP
1 5 (8.93%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) NHibernate
2 1 (1.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) IPTV
2 2 (3.57%) SCADA
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) ITIL
2 9 (16.07%) Network Design
2 9 (16.07%) Network Management
3 8 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 8 (14.29%) Migration
4 6 (10.71%) Network Architecture
4 6 (10.71%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (8.93%) Kanban
5 5 (8.93%) TDD
5 5 (8.93%) Scrum
5 5 (8.93%) Change Management
5 5 (8.93%) CRM
5 5 (8.93%) OOD
5 5 (8.93%) SOA
6 4 (7.14%) Project Management
6 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) PHP
2 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
2 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.93%) C#
2 5 (8.93%) Delphi
2 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (33.93%) CCIE
3 18 (32.14%) CCNA
4 14 (25.00%) CCIP
5 9 (16.07%) CCDP
6 5 (8.93%) MCP
6 5 (8.93%) MCSE
6 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (8.93%) Degree
7 4 (7.14%) MCSA
7 4 (7.14%) CCDA
8 3 (5.36%) CISSP
8 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
8 3 (5.36%) JNCIA
9 2 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (3.57%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.79%) CCSA
10 1 (1.79%) CCSE
10 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) OpenView
1 5 (8.93%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 41 (73.21%) Cisco
2 16 (28.57%) Juniper
3 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
4 11 (19.64%) HP
5 9 (16.07%) VMware
5 9 (16.07%) CheckPoint
6 8 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 8 (14.29%) F5
7 7 (12.50%) Nokia
8 6 (10.71%) Riverbed
8 6 (10.71%) SolarWinds
9 5 (8.93%) Citrix
10 3 (5.36%) Dell
11 2 (3.57%) NetApp
11 2 (3.57%) Symantec
11 2 (3.57%) McAfee
11 2 (3.57%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.79%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.79%) Huawei
12 1 (1.79%) Brocade
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £40500 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
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