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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 155 169 124
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -45
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 23 22 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.64% 0.55% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.75% 2.36% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 49
Average salary £43,500 £38,625 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.62% -9.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £29,250 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £48,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
837 931 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.41% 23.19% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 683 735 834
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 30 July 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Manchester

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 90 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (76.67%) Cisco
3 55 (61.11%) Firewall
4 49 (54.44%) CCNA
5 45 (50.00%) MPLS
6 39 (43.33%) BGP
7 34 (37.78%) Data Centre
8 30 (33.33%) WAN
9 23 (25.56%) Juniper
9 23 (25.56%) Network Security
10 22 (24.44%) LAN
11 19 (21.11%) Windows
11 19 (21.11%) Network Design
12 16 (17.78%) SLA
12 16 (17.78%) CCDA
13 14 (15.56%) CCIE
13 14 (15.56%) ITIL
14 13 (14.44%) VoIP
15 12 (13.33%) DHCP
15 12 (13.33%) DNS
15 12 (13.33%) Active Directory
15 12 (13.33%) VMware
15 12 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (12.22%) VPN
17 10 (11.11%) TCP/IP
17 10 (11.11%) OSPF
17 10 (11.11%) CISSP
17 10 (11.11%) Wireless
17 10 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
17 10 (11.11%) JNCIA

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 (3.33%) Lync
2 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (61.11%) Firewall
2 45 (50.00%) MPLS
3 39 (43.33%) BGP
4 30 (33.33%) WAN
5 23 (25.56%) Network Security
6 22 (24.44%) LAN
7 13 (14.44%) VoIP
8 12 (13.33%) DHCP
8 12 (13.33%) DNS
8 12 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (12.22%) VPN
10 10 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (11.11%) Wireless
10 10 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 10 (11.11%) OSPF
11 8 (8.89%) WLAN
12 6 (6.67%) SAN
12 6 (6.67%) Internet
13 5 (5.56%) PSTN
13 5 (5.56%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) MySQL
1 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (5.56%) Retail
2 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 18 (20.00%) Consultant
3 16 (17.78%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (16.67%) Architect
5 11 (12.22%) Network Consultant
6 8 (8.89%) Network Architect
7 7 (7.78%) Security Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 7 (7.78%) Sales Consultant
7 7 (7.78%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Design Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Network Design Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) Network Analyst
9 5 (5.56%) Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 34 (37.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.11%) PKI
3 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.11%) Windows
2 5 (5.56%) Linux
2 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.33%) UNIX
5 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.22%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.11%) Network Design
2 14 (15.56%) ITIL
3 9 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 8 (8.89%) Mentoring
5 6 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.67%) Cash Management
6 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.44%) Change Management
7 4 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.33%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.22%) Business Development
9 2 (2.22%) Migration
9 2 (2.22%) Information Security
9 2 (2.22%) Project Management
9 2 (2.22%) Coaching
9 2 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.11%) Server Monitoring
10 1 (1.11%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.56%) VB
3 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 90 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (54.44%) CCNA
3 16 (17.78%) CCDA
4 14 (15.56%) CCIE
5 10 (11.11%) CISSP
5 10 (11.11%) JNCIA
6 8 (8.89%) Degree
7 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
7 5 (5.56%) JNCIS
7 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (4.44%) MCSA
8 4 (4.44%) CCSE
8 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.33%) MCITP
9 3 (3.33%) CCSP
10 2 (2.22%) MCSE
10 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.11%) HP ASE
11 1 (1.11%) NCDA
11 1 (1.11%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.78%) SLA
2 3 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.33%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.11%) WSUS
1 1 (1.11%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 69 (76.67%) Cisco
2 23 (25.56%) Juniper
3 12 (13.33%) VMware
4 9 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.78%) F5
6 6 (6.67%) Rackspace
6 6 (6.67%) Fortinet
7 3 (3.33%) Websense
7 3 (3.33%) HP
7 3 (3.33%) EMC
7 3 (3.33%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.22%) Avaya
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle
9 1 (1.11%) IBM
9 1 (1.11%) Citrix
9 1 (1.11%) NetApp
9 1 (1.11%) Veeam
9 1 (1.11%) Aruba
9 1 (1.11%) 3PAR
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £33k - £40k basic (DOE)
Posted: 3 days ago