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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 164 174 188
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 74 64 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.21% 0.95% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.67% 4.16% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 58 54 50
Average salary £44,500 £40,625 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.53% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,050 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
1585 1539 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.01% 22.78% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1178 1438
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £52,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +25 47 £46,250 +6.93% 7
Cheshire +2 14 £42,500 +30.76% 6
Lancashire -14 6 £33,750 +12.50%
Merseyside +8 3 £50,000 -1.96% 1
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 179 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 145 (81.01%) Cisco
3 100 (55.87%) CCNA
3 100 (55.87%) Firewall
4 69 (38.55%) BGP
5 64 (35.75%) MPLS
6 46 (25.70%) WAN
6 46 (25.70%) Network Security
7 45 (25.14%) Juniper
8 39 (21.79%) LAN
9 34 (18.99%) OSPF
10 32 (17.88%) Windows
10 32 (17.88%) SLA
11 29 (16.20%) CCIE
11 29 (16.20%) Network Design
12 28 (15.64%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (15.64%) Microsoft
13 22 (12.29%) CheckPoint
13 22 (12.29%) Mentoring
14 21 (11.73%) Finance
15 20 (11.17%) VMware
15 20 (11.17%) CISSP
15 20 (11.17%) VPN
15 20 (11.17%) DNS
15 20 (11.17%) ITIL
15 20 (11.17%) Fortinet
16 19 (10.61%) DHCP
16 19 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (10.61%) Service Delivery
16 19 (10.61%) Management Information System

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (4.47%) Lync
1 8 (4.47%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.91%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.23%) nginx
3 4 (2.23%) IIS
3 4 (2.23%) Apache
4 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (3.35%) MS Visio
1 6 (3.35%) MS Office
2 4 (2.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 100 (55.87%) Firewall
2 69 (38.55%) BGP
3 64 (35.75%) MPLS
4 46 (25.70%) WAN
4 46 (25.70%) Network Security
5 39 (21.79%) LAN
6 34 (18.99%) OSPF
7 28 (15.64%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (11.17%) VPN
8 20 (11.17%) DNS
9 19 (10.61%) DHCP
10 18 (10.06%) TCP/IP
10 18 (10.06%) VoIP
11 16 (8.94%) Wireless
11 16 (8.94%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (7.82%) HSRP
13 11 (6.15%) SAN
14 10 (5.59%) SSL
14 10 (5.59%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (5.03%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.35%) MySQL
2 4 (2.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Metasploit
General
1 21 (11.73%) Finance
2 16 (8.94%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.35%) Legal
4 5 (2.79%) Retail
5 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.12%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (50.28%) Network Engineer
2 39 (21.79%) Consultant
3 28 (15.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 18 (10.06%) Network Security Engineer
4 18 (10.06%) Network Consultant
4 18 (10.06%) Cisco Engineer
4 18 (10.06%) Security Engineer
5 15 (8.38%) Architect
6 14 (7.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 11 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.59%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (5.59%) Analyst
9 9 (5.03%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.03%) Network Architect
10 8 (4.47%) Senior Security Engineer
10 8 (4.47%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 8 (4.47%) Sales Consultant
11 7 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.91%) Design Engineer
11 7 (3.91%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.23%) LAMP
2 2 (1.12%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.61%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (3.35%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.79%) Open Source
5 4 (2.23%) RMADS
6 3 (1.68%) PKI
6 3 (1.68%) FlexPod
6 3 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 32 (17.88%) Windows
2 14 (7.82%) Linux
3 13 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (5.03%) UNIX
5 6 (3.35%) CentOS
5 6 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.68%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.68%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.12%) AIX
9 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.20%) Network Design
2 22 (12.29%) Mentoring
3 20 (11.17%) ITIL
4 19 (10.61%) Service Delivery
5 16 (8.94%) Network Monitoring
6 11 (6.15%) Migration
7 9 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (5.03%) DDoS Mitigation
8 8 (4.47%) Cyber Security
8 8 (4.47%) Load Balancing
8 8 (4.47%) Information Security
9 6 (3.35%) Network Architecture
9 6 (3.35%) Cash Management
10 5 (2.79%) Change Management
10 5 (2.79%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.79%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (2.23%) ITIL V3
11 4 (2.23%) Change Control
11 4 (2.23%) Business Development
11 4 (2.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.26%) SQL
2 6 (3.35%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.79%) VB
4 4 (2.23%) PHP
5 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 179 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (55.87%) CCNA
3 29 (16.20%) CCIE
4 20 (11.17%) CISSP
5 19 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (8.94%) CCDA
7 12 (6.70%) Degree
7 12 (6.70%) CCDP
7 12 (6.70%) A+ Certification
8 11 (6.15%) MCITP
8 11 (6.15%) JNCIP
9 10 (5.59%) JNCIA
9 10 (5.59%) JNCIS
9 10 (5.59%) CCSE
9 10 (5.59%) MCSE
10 9 (5.03%) MCSA
10 9 (5.03%) Security Cleared
11 7 (3.91%) SC Cleared
12 4 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.68%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (17.88%) SLA
2 3 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.12%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (9.50%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.23%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.68%) XenApp
4 3 (1.68%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.68%) vSphere
5 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.12%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.23%) WSUS
2 3 (1.68%) SCCM
2 3 (1.68%) SCOM
3 2 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.12%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.56%) Cacti
4 1 (0.56%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.56%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.56%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 145 (81.01%) Cisco
2 45 (25.14%) Juniper
3 28 (15.64%) Microsoft
4 22 (12.29%) CheckPoint
5 20 (11.17%) VMware
5 20 (11.17%) Fortinet
6 15 (8.38%) F5
6 15 (8.38%) HP
7 14 (7.82%) Riverbed
8 10 (5.59%) Citrix
9 9 (5.03%) Blue Coat
10 6 (3.35%) Rackspace
11 5 (2.79%) IBM
11 5 (2.79%) Tufin
11 5 (2.79%) IronPort
12 4 (2.23%) Meraki
12 4 (2.23%) NetApp
12 4 (2.23%) Avaya
13 3 (1.68%) EMC
14 2 (1.12%) Meru Networks
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