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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 131 202 179
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -23
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 120 51 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.82% 0.74% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 2.96% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 83 40 49
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £51,150 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1800 1721 1793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 27.24% 24.87% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1410 1360 1449
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +56 74 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Cheshire +29 38 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Lancashire +6 5 £37,000 +15.62%
Merseyside +9 1 £42,500 -16.66% 2
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 190 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 151 (79.47%) Cisco
3 112 (58.95%) Firewall
4 106 (55.79%) CCNA
5 71 (37.37%) BGP
6 60 (31.58%) MPLS
7 48 (25.26%) Network Security
8 47 (24.74%) Juniper
9 42 (22.11%) WAN
10 40 (21.05%) OSPF
11 35 (18.42%) SLA
12 34 (17.89%) LAN
13 30 (15.79%) Microsoft
13 30 (15.79%) Finance
14 27 (14.21%) CISSP
15 26 (13.68%) Network Design
16 24 (12.63%) VPN
17 23 (12.11%) Cisco ASA
18 22 (11.58%) CCIE
18 22 (11.58%) Windows
19 21 (11.05%) CheckPoint
19 21 (11.05%) TCP/IP
19 21 (11.05%) Mentoring
20 20 (10.53%) A+ Certification
20 20 (10.53%) VoIP
20 20 (10.53%) SQL
20 20 (10.53%) Wireless
20 20 (10.53%) Service Delivery
20 20 (10.53%) Fortinet
21 18 (9.47%) Management Information System

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 5 (2.63%) Lync
1 5 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.11%) IIS
3 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (6.84%) MS Office
2 7 (3.68%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.63%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.16%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 112 (58.95%) Firewall
2 71 (37.37%) BGP
3 60 (31.58%) MPLS
4 48 (25.26%) Network Security
5 42 (22.11%) WAN
6 40 (21.05%) OSPF
7 34 (17.89%) LAN
8 24 (12.63%) VPN
9 23 (12.11%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (11.05%) TCP/IP
11 20 (10.53%) VoIP
11 20 (10.53%) Wireless
12 17 (8.95%) HSRP
13 15 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
13 15 (7.89%) ISDN
14 12 (6.32%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (5.79%) IP Telephony
15 11 (5.79%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (5.26%) VLAN
17 9 (4.74%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.05%) MySQL
1 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.11%) Metasploit
General
1 30 (15.79%) Finance
2 17 (8.95%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.63%) Retail
4 3 (1.58%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.05%) Back Office
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (53.16%) Network Engineer
2 39 (20.53%) Consultant
3 24 (12.63%) Senior Network Engineer
4 22 (11.58%) Cisco Engineer
5 20 (10.53%) Security Engineer
6 18 (9.47%) Network Consultant
6 18 (9.47%) Network Security Engineer
7 17 (8.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (5.26%) Architect
8 10 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (4.74%) VoIP Engineer
10 8 (4.21%) Network Architect
10 8 (4.21%) Support Engineer
10 8 (4.21%) IP Engineer
11 7 (3.68%) Cisco Network Consultant
11 7 (3.68%) Sales Consultant
11 7 (3.68%) Security Consultant
11 7 (3.68%) Analyst
11 7 (3.68%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.05%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.47%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.11%) Open Source
3 4 (2.11%) RMADS
3 4 (2.11%) PKI
4 3 (1.58%) Tandem
4 3 (1.58%) GIS
5 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.58%) Windows
2 16 (8.42%) UNIX
3 14 (7.37%) Linux
4 10 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.05%) Debian
7 2 (1.05%) AIX
7 2 (1.05%) CentOS
7 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (13.68%) Network Design
2 21 (11.05%) Mentoring
3 20 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 17 (8.95%) Network Monitoring
5 16 (8.42%) ITIL
5 16 (8.42%) Information Security
6 15 (7.89%) Cyber Security
7 11 (5.79%) Migration
8 6 (3.16%) Project Management
8 6 (3.16%) Change Management
8 6 (3.16%) Problem Management
8 6 (3.16%) Network Architecture
8 6 (3.16%) Network Management
9 5 (2.63%) SIEM
9 5 (2.63%) Change Control
9 5 (2.63%) Load Balancing
9 5 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.11%) Configuration Management
10 4 (2.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.53%) SQL
2 5 (2.63%) VB
2 5 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 190 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 106 (55.79%) CCNA
3 27 (14.21%) CISSP
4 22 (11.58%) CCIE
5 20 (10.53%) A+ Certification
6 16 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (7.89%) CCDA
8 12 (6.32%) CCDP
9 11 (5.79%) JNCIP
9 11 (5.79%) MCITP
10 10 (5.26%) JNCIS
11 9 (4.74%) JNCIA
11 9 (4.74%) CCSE
11 9 (4.74%) MCSE
12 8 (4.21%) Degree
12 8 (4.21%) Security Cleared
13 6 (3.16%) SC Cleared
13 6 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (3.16%) MCSA
14 4 (2.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (18.42%) SLA
2 3 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.05%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (5.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.53%) UAG
3 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) Cacti
1 2 (1.05%) Zenoss
1 2 (1.05%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.53%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 151 (79.47%) Cisco
2 47 (24.74%) Juniper
3 30 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 21 (11.05%) CheckPoint
5 20 (10.53%) Fortinet
6 15 (7.89%) F5
6 15 (7.89%) VMware
7 14 (7.37%) HP
8 11 (5.79%) Riverbed
9 9 (4.74%) Blue Coat
10 8 (4.21%) Citrix
11 5 (2.63%) Redback
11 5 (2.63%) IronPort
11 5 (2.63%) ArcSight
11 5 (2.63%) Tufin
12 4 (2.11%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.58%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.58%) EMC
14 2 (1.05%) Avaya
14 2 (1.05%) Dell
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