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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 154 119 153
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +34
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 30 67 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.87% 1.86% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.69% 6.45% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 50 25
Average salary £43,750 £41,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.70% -11.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £60,750 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
814 1039 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.49% 28.79% 22.08%
Number of salaries quoted 693 824 720
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 April 2016.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Manchester

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 70 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (74.29%) Cisco
3 50 (71.43%) CCNA
4 44 (62.86%) LAN
5 43 (61.43%) Firewall
6 36 (51.43%) WAN
7 35 (50.00%) VPN
8 33 (47.14%) ITIL
9 30 (42.86%) Juniper
10 26 (37.14%) Windows
11 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
12 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
13 19 (27.14%) BGP
13 19 (27.14%) VLAN
14 18 (25.71%) OSPF
15 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
15 17 (24.29%) Data Centre
16 16 (22.86%) Windows Server
16 16 (22.86%) Cloud Computing
16 16 (22.86%) SolarWinds
16 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (22.86%) Internet
17 15 (21.43%) MPLS
17 15 (21.43%) Active Directory
18 14 (20.00%) CheckPoint
18 14 (20.00%) MS Office
18 14 (20.00%) Office 365
18 14 (20.00%) Network Security
19 13 (18.57%) Windows 7
19 13 (18.57%) Windows 10

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 12 (17.14%) Skype for Business
2 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
2 14 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.86%) Cloud Computing
1 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (20.00%) Office 365
3 3 (4.29%) IaaS
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 44 (62.86%) LAN
2 43 (61.43%) Firewall
3 36 (51.43%) WAN
4 35 (50.00%) VPN
5 19 (27.14%) BGP
5 19 (27.14%) VLAN
6 18 (25.71%) OSPF
7 16 (22.86%) Internet
8 15 (21.43%) MPLS
9 14 (20.00%) Network Security
10 12 (17.14%) Wireless
11 11 (15.71%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (15.71%) IPsec
12 10 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 10 (14.29%) VoIP
13 9 (12.86%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (12.86%) TCP/IP
13 9 (12.86%) Unified Communications
14 6 (8.57%) Cisco PIX
15 5 (7.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 10 (14.29%) Finance
3 7 (10.00%) Back Office
4 4 (5.71%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (48.57%) Network Engineer
2 9 (12.86%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 8 (11.43%) Windows Specialist
4 7 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Consultant
5 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) IT Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Network Specialist
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) XMPP
2 3 (4.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.14%) Windows
2 16 (22.86%) Windows Server
3 13 (18.57%) Windows 10
3 13 (18.57%) Windows 7
3 13 (18.57%) Windows 8
4 12 (17.14%) Linux
5 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.00%) AIX
6 7 (10.00%) CentOS
6 7 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.29%) Unix
9 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) ITIL
2 13 (18.57%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (11.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (10.00%) ITIL V2
4 7 (10.00%) Network Design
4 7 (10.00%) Patch Management
5 4 (5.71%) High Availability
5 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.71%) Network Management
5 4 (5.71%) Presales
5 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.71%) Project Management
5 4 (5.71%) Service Management
6 3 (4.29%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.29%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.86%) Change Management
7 2 (2.86%) Low Latency
7 2 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 70 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (71.43%) CCNA
3 10 (14.29%) CCIE
4 9 (12.86%) CISSP
5 8 (11.43%) MCSE
5 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (10.00%) A+ Certification
6 7 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (10.00%) HP ASE
6 7 (10.00%) MCITP
6 7 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (10.00%) RHCE
6 7 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
6 7 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.71%) CCSA
7 4 (5.71%) CCSE
7 4 (5.71%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (5.71%) Degree
7 4 (5.71%) HND
7 4 (5.71%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (1.43%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 7 (10.00%) HP SIM
1 7 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (10.00%) WSUS
2 4 (5.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (5.71%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.86%) Cacti
3 2 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 52 (74.29%) Cisco
2 30 (42.86%) Juniper
3 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 16 (22.86%) SolarWinds
5 14 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 13 (18.57%) VMware
7 12 (17.14%) F5
7 12 (17.14%) HP
8 8 (11.43%) Dell
9 7 (10.00%) GFI Software
9 7 (10.00%) IBM
9 7 (10.00%) ProCurve
9 7 (10.00%) Red Hat
9 7 (10.00%) Sophos
9 7 (10.00%) Symantec
10 6 (8.57%) Citrix
11 5 (7.14%) Riverbed
12 3 (4.29%) Ipanema Technologies
12 3 (4.29%) Palo Alto
13 2 (2.86%) NETGEAR
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