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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 185 178 201
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 70 67 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.96% 0.99% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.93% 4.20% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 62 61 53
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £50,000
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
1781 1594 1956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.34% 23.47% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1496 1332 1709
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £50,000 £50,000
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 22 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 -32 43 £40,000 - 4
Cheshire +6 20 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Lancashire -1 1 - -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (72.64%) Cisco
3 66 (62.26%) CCNA
4 59 (55.66%) Firewall
5 33 (31.13%) LAN
6 32 (30.19%) WAN
7 29 (27.36%) Microsoft
8 20 (18.87%) CISSP
8 20 (18.87%) OSPF
9 19 (17.92%) MPLS
10 18 (16.98%) BGP
10 18 (16.98%) A+ Certification
10 18 (16.98%) VPN
10 18 (16.98%) SQL
11 17 (16.04%) Information Security
12 16 (15.09%) Wireless
12 16 (15.09%) MS Office
12 16 (15.09%) Juniper
12 16 (15.09%) Network Security
13 15 (14.15%) SLA
13 15 (14.15%) Finance
14 14 (13.21%) VoIP
15 13 (12.26%) TCP/IP
15 13 (12.26%) Windows
15 13 (12.26%) Telecoms
15 13 (12.26%) ArcSight
15 13 (12.26%) SIEM
15 13 (12.26%) Cyber Security
16 12 (11.32%) IP Telephony
16 12 (11.32%) CCDP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.94%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (15.09%) MS Office
2 10 (9.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 59 (55.66%) Firewall
2 33 (31.13%) LAN
3 32 (30.19%) WAN
4 20 (18.87%) OSPF
5 19 (17.92%) MPLS
6 18 (16.98%) BGP
6 18 (16.98%) VPN
7 16 (15.09%) Wireless
7 16 (15.09%) Network Security
8 14 (13.21%) VoIP
9 13 (12.26%) TCP/IP
10 12 (11.32%) IP Telephony
11 10 (9.43%) HSRP
12 9 (8.49%) VLAN
13 8 (7.55%) PBX
13 8 (7.55%) ISDN
14 7 (6.60%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (6.60%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (5.66%) EIGRP
General
1 15 (14.15%) Finance
2 13 (12.26%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.77%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (51.89%) Network Engineer
2 12 (11.32%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (10.38%) Support Engineer
3 11 (10.38%) Security Engineer
4 9 (8.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) VoIP Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Security Manager
6 6 (5.66%) Senior VoIP Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.72%) Architect
7 5 (4.72%) Consultant
7 5 (4.72%) IP Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Information Security Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Information Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Information Security Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.60%) Tandem
3 5 (4.72%) GIS
3 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.89%) PKI
5 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.26%) Windows
2 9 (8.49%) Linux
2 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (7.55%) UNIX
4 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.89%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.04%) Information Security
2 13 (12.26%) SIEM
2 13 (12.26%) Cyber Security
3 10 (9.43%) Project Management
4 9 (8.49%) Network Design
5 8 (7.55%) ITIL
5 8 (7.55%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (4.72%) Network Management
6 5 (4.72%) Mentoring
6 5 (4.72%) PRINCE2
6 5 (4.72%) Service Management
7 4 (3.77%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.77%) Migration
8 3 (2.83%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.89%) Change Management
9 2 (1.89%) Password Management
9 2 (1.89%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.89%) B2B
9 2 (1.89%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.89%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 106 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (62.26%) CCNA
3 20 (18.87%) CISSP
4 18 (16.98%) A+ Certification
5 12 (11.32%) CCDP
6 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (6.60%) MCITP
8 5 (4.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (4.72%) MCP
8 5 (4.72%) MCSE
9 4 (3.77%) CCDA
9 4 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.83%) JNCIS
10 3 (2.83%) JNCIP
10 3 (2.83%) MCSA
10 3 (2.83%) CCIE
11 2 (1.89%) CCIP
11 2 (1.89%) HNC
11 2 (1.89%) HND
11 2 (1.89%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.15%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.89%) XenApp
4 1 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.94%) UAG
4 1 (0.94%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Cacti
1 2 (1.89%) Zenoss
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 77 (72.64%) Cisco
2 29 (27.36%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.09%) Juniper
4 13 (12.26%) ArcSight
5 10 (9.43%) VMware
6 9 (8.49%) Citrix
7 8 (7.55%) CheckPoint
8 5 (4.72%) Fortinet
8 5 (4.72%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.77%) Aruba
9 4 (3.77%) Redback
10 3 (2.83%) SonicWALL
10 3 (2.83%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.83%) HP
10 3 (2.83%) F5
11 2 (1.89%) Acme Packet
11 2 (1.89%) Sonus
11 2 (1.89%) Dell
11 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.89%) Fujitsu
Crewe, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% bonus + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Basic salary to £70,000 + 20% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago