The first table below looks at the demand for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 79 69 73
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 20 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.52% 2.77% 1.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.58% 8.77% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 15
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £62,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
437 399 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.13% 31.59% 31.81%
Number of salaries quoted 328 341 295
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCNP
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CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

CCNP
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (93.33%) Cisco
3 20 (66.67%) CCNA
4 18 (60.00%) LAN
5 17 (56.67%) WAN
5 17 (56.67%) Firewall
6 14 (46.67%) VMware
7 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (36.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (33.33%) ITIL
9 10 (33.33%) Windows
9 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (30.00%) SLA
10 9 (30.00%) MCSA
10 9 (30.00%) Citrix
11 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
11 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
11 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
12 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
12 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
12 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (23.33%) XenApp
12 7 (23.33%) XenDesktop
12 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
12 7 (23.33%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (23.33%) UAG
12 7 (23.33%) DHCP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (23.33%) IIS
3 3 (10.00%) Lync
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) LAN
2 17 (56.67%) WAN
2 17 (56.67%) Firewall
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (23.33%) DHCP
3 7 (23.33%) DNS
3 7 (23.33%) Unified Communications
4 6 (20.00%) Network Security
5 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (13.33%) SAN
6 4 (13.33%) WAAS
7 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.00%) BGP
7 3 (10.00%) FCoE
8 2 (6.67%) FWSM
8 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
8 2 (6.67%) TACACS
8 2 (6.67%) VPN
8 2 (6.67%) Wireless
8 2 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
1 8 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Network Support
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
2 7 (23.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Network Management
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Change Control
5 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
5 2 (6.67%) Fault Management
6 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (66.67%) CCNA
3 11 (36.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (30.00%) MCSA
6 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
6 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (13.33%) CCDA
7 4 (13.33%) CCDP
8 3 (10.00%) MCSE
9 2 (6.67%) CCSE
9 2 (6.67%) HP AIS
9 2 (6.67%) HP ASE
9 2 (6.67%) GPEN
9 2 (6.67%) Degree
9 2 (6.67%) CISSP
9 2 (6.67%) CCIE
9 2 (6.67%) CCSP
9 2 (6.67%) CISM
9 2 (6.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (23.33%) XenApp
2 7 (23.33%) XenDesktop
2 7 (23.33%) Forefront TMG
2 7 (23.33%) UAG
2 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.33%) OpenView
2 1 (3.33%) Netcool
2 1 (3.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco
2 14 (46.67%) VMware
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (30.00%) Citrix
5 7 (23.33%) Symantec
5 7 (23.33%) Remedy
5 7 (23.33%) Websense
6 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 4 (13.33%) Blue Coat
7 4 (13.33%) HP
8 3 (10.00%) Computacenter
9 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
9 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
9 2 (6.67%) F5
9 2 (6.67%) Juniper
10 1 (3.33%) Genesys
10 1 (3.33%) NetApp
10 1 (3.33%) Avaya
10 1 (3.33%) EMC
10 1 (3.33%) Mitel