The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 23 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 21 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.98% 1.45% 4.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.80% 5.26% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
CCNP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
118 95 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.62% 27.54% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 99 83 72
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £32,500 £27,625
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

CCNP
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Middlesex

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Middlesex

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (75.00%) Cisco
3 19 (67.86%) VPN
4 17 (60.71%) Firewall
5 16 (57.14%) CCNA
6 13 (46.43%) CheckPoint
6 13 (46.43%) WAN
6 13 (46.43%) LAN
7 11 (39.29%) DNS
8 10 (35.71%) SSL
8 10 (35.71%) VoIP
8 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
8 10 (35.71%) Internet
8 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 10 (35.71%) CCVP
8 10 (35.71%) Cisco UCCX
8 10 (35.71%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (32.14%) IPv4
9 9 (32.14%) OSPF
9 9 (32.14%) BGP
10 8 (28.57%) MPLS
10 8 (28.57%) MS Visio
10 8 (28.57%) SNMP
10 8 (28.57%) IPsec
10 8 (28.57%) HSRP
11 7 (25.00%) Games
11 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
11 7 (25.00%) VLAN
11 7 (25.00%) SMTP
11 7 (25.00%) Windows

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (28.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) VPN
2 17 (60.71%) Firewall
3 13 (46.43%) LAN
3 13 (46.43%) WAN
4 11 (39.29%) DNS
5 10 (35.71%) SSL
5 10 (35.71%) VoIP
5 10 (35.71%) Internet
6 9 (32.14%) OSPF
6 9 (32.14%) BGP
6 9 (32.14%) IPv4
7 8 (28.57%) MPLS
7 8 (28.57%) IPsec
7 8 (28.57%) SNMP
7 8 (28.57%) HSRP
8 7 (25.00%) VLAN
8 7 (25.00%) IPv6
8 7 (25.00%) SMTP
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
General
1 7 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Network Engineer
2 13 (46.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 13 (46.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Administrator
3 10 (35.71%) Cisco Administrator
3 10 (35.71%) Network Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Network Support
5 4 (14.29%) Data Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Voice Network Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Data Network Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Support
6 3 (10.71%) Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) Coaching
4 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Perl
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (57.14%) CCNA
3 10 (35.71%) CCVP
4 3 (10.71%) CCIE
4 3 (10.71%) CCSP
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIS
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco UCCX
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (10.71%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (3.57%) Cacti
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) CheckPoint
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) F5
5 3 (10.71%) Brocade
5 3 (10.71%) Juniper
6 2 (7.14%) Riverbed
6 2 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) EMC
7 1 (3.57%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (3.57%) Meraki