The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 59 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.64% 0.79% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% 3.47% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -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 Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
132 144 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.09% 22.78% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85 117 93
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,275
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,250 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

CCNP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Merseyside

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) WSUS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) FCoE
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) FlexPod
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Meraki
2 3 (75.00%) Security Patching
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) FCoE
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) DSL
2 3 (75.00%) H.323
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) FlexPod
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) WSUS
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (75.00%) Meraki
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya