The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 169 187 198
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +11
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 95 58 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.52% 0.96% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.65% 3.59% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 71 54 64
Median salary £41,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
CCNP
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1429 1617 1843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.81% 26.72% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1115 1209 1546
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CCNP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CCNP Salary Trend in the North West

CCNP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

CCNP Salary Histogram in the North West

CCNP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +44 74 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Lancashire -5 10 £41,750 +39.16% 3
Cheshire -22 6 £45,000 -43.75% 1
Merseyside -12 3 £41,250 +17.02% 1
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 170 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 156 (91.76%) Cisco
3 105 (61.76%) Firewall
4 81 (47.65%) WAN
5 75 (44.12%) CCNA
6 73 (42.94%) LAN
7 56 (32.94%) Juniper
8 52 (30.59%) BGP
9 51 (30.00%) Telecoms
10 48 (28.24%) Wireless
11 46 (27.06%) DNS
12 44 (25.88%) Network Management
13 43 (25.29%) OSPF
14 37 (21.76%) MPLS
15 36 (21.18%) VPN
15 36 (21.18%) Cisco Nexus
16 34 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
17 33 (19.41%) Data Centre
18 32 (18.82%) VoIP
18 32 (18.82%) CheckPoint
19 29 (17.06%) Active Directory
19 29 (17.06%) Network Design
20 28 (16.47%) VMware
21 27 (15.88%) Wi-Fi
21 27 (15.88%) Network Security
22 26 (15.29%) ITIL
22 26 (15.29%) Performance Monitoring
22 26 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
23 25 (14.71%) Internet
24 24 (14.12%) CCIE

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.35%) IIS
2 3 (1.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (1.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Cisco SocialMiner
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.53%) SaaS
2 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 105 (61.76%) Firewall
2 81 (47.65%) WAN
3 73 (42.94%) LAN
4 52 (30.59%) BGP
5 48 (28.24%) Wireless
6 46 (27.06%) DNS
7 43 (25.29%) OSPF
8 37 (21.76%) MPLS
9 36 (21.18%) Cisco Nexus
9 36 (21.18%) VPN
10 34 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
11 32 (18.82%) VoIP
12 27 (15.88%) Network Security
12 27 (15.88%) Wi-Fi
13 25 (14.71%) Internet
14 19 (11.18%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (11.18%) DHCP
14 19 (11.18%) Ethernet
15 17 (10.00%) TCP/IP
16 16 (9.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (7.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.59%) Metasploit
General
1 51 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 20 (11.76%) Finance
3 8 (4.71%) Retail
4 6 (3.53%) Banking
4 6 (3.53%) Legal
5 4 (2.35%) Back Office
5 4 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 104 (61.18%) Network Engineer
2 36 (21.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 28 (16.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (8.82%) Analyst
4 15 (8.82%) Network Analyst
5 14 (8.24%) Cisco Analyst
5 14 (8.24%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 13 (7.65%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 13 (7.65%) Wireless Engineer
6 13 (7.65%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 12 (7.06%) Consultant
7 12 (7.06%) Designer
7 12 (7.06%) Network Designer
8 11 (6.47%) Lead Network Engineer
9 10 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.29%) Network Manager
10 9 (5.29%) Senior Network Engineer
10 9 (5.29%) WAN Engineer
11 8 (4.71%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.35%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.18%) XMPP
3 1 (0.59%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.41%) Data Centre
2 26 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.53%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.53%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (2.35%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.35%) iPad
6 4 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.76%) Clustering
8 2 (1.18%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.18%) IPTV
9 1 (0.59%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.59%) IVR
9 1 (0.59%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.59%) Statistics
9 1 (0.59%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.76%) Windows
2 19 (11.18%) Windows Server
3 18 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (6.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.35%) Unix
7 2 (1.18%) Linux
8 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.88%) Network Management
2 29 (17.06%) Network Design
3 26 (15.29%) ITIL
3 26 (15.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 21 (12.35%) High Availability
5 15 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
5 15 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 13 (7.65%) Asset Management
6 13 (7.65%) Load Balancing
6 13 (7.65%) Migration
7 12 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (6.47%) Information Security
8 11 (6.47%) Risk Management
9 10 (5.88%) Network Architecture
9 10 (5.88%) Network Planning
10 9 (5.29%) Business Continuity
10 9 (5.29%) Mentoring
11 8 (4.71%) Security Management
12 7 (4.12%) Incident Management
12 7 (4.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.06%) Perl
1 12 (7.06%) PHP
1 12 (7.06%) Python
1 12 (7.06%) SQL
2 6 (3.53%) C
Qualifications
1 170 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (44.12%) CCNA
3 24 (14.12%) CCIE
4 20 (11.76%) Degree
5 19 (11.18%) JNCIP
6 11 (6.47%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.53%) CISM
7 6 (3.53%) CISSP
7 6 (3.53%) DV Cleared
7 6 (3.53%) JNCIA
8 4 (2.35%) CCSA
8 4 (2.35%) CCSE
8 4 (2.35%) CCSP
9 3 (1.76%) CCDP
9 3 (1.76%) MCSA
9 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.18%) CCNP Voice
10 2 (1.18%) MCTS
10 2 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.35%) PCI DSS
2 13 (7.65%) SLA
3 6 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.76%) QA
System Software
1 29 (17.06%) Active Directory
2 19 (11.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.35%) Firmware
4 3 (1.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.18%) vSphere
6 1 (0.59%) pfSense
6 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (13.53%) Cisco Prime
2 21 (12.35%) Nagios
3 20 (11.76%) OpenNMS
4 17 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 15 (8.82%) Puppet
6 14 (8.24%) RANCID
6 14 (8.24%) SCCM
7 7 (4.12%) Cacti
7 7 (4.12%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (4.12%) FortiGate
8 5 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (1.18%) SCOM
10 1 (0.59%) Graylog
10 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 156 (91.76%) Cisco
2 56 (32.94%) Juniper
3 32 (18.82%) CheckPoint
4 28 (16.47%) VMware
5 22 (12.94%) Ericsson
5 22 (12.94%) Huawei
6 19 (11.18%) Brocade
6 19 (11.18%) Foundry
6 19 (11.18%) ZyXEL
7 15 (8.82%) SolarWinds
8 12 (7.06%) F5
9 10 (5.88%) Fortinet
10 8 (4.71%) HP
10 8 (4.71%) SonicWALL
11 7 (4.12%) Citrix
12 6 (3.53%) Microsoft
12 6 (3.53%) Riverbed
13 5 (2.94%) NetApp
13 5 (2.94%) Redback
13 5 (2.94%) WatchGuard
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Merseyside
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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