The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 44 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 6 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.74% 3.63% 1.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.06% 9.88% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 9
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
99 172 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 28.70% 36.75% 47.28%
Number of salaries quoted 87 104 211
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,500 £66,050
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCNP
South East

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) CCIE
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) Network Security
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) UNIX
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) VPN
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) NetApp
5 3 (20.00%) Nokia
5 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (20.00%) OSPF
5 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) Frame Relay
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Replication
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Clustering
5 3 (20.00%) CCVP
5 3 (20.00%) BIG-IP
5 3 (20.00%) VLAN
5 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) Network Security
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
2 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) OSPF
3 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (20.00%) Frame Relay
3 3 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 3 (20.00%) VLAN
3 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) MGCP
5 1 (6.67%) H.323
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Network Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Support
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Change Management
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Network Design
2 1 (6.67%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCIE
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 3 (20.00%) CCVP
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (13.33%) MCSE
5 2 (13.33%) MCSA
6 1 (6.67%) CCSP
6 1 (6.67%) CWNA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) NetApp
3 3 (20.00%) Nokia
3 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat