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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 183 174 219
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +45
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 48 86 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.86% 1.22% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.22% 4.74% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 42 70 29
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1492 1816 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.79% 25.84% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1165 1494 1340
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,696 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +7 40 £47,500 +26.66% 7
Cheshire +3 3 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Merseyside -5 2 £32,500 -23.52%
Lancashire +12 1 £37,500 +4.16%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (76.79%) Cisco
3 71 (63.39%) LAN
4 62 (55.36%) CCNA
5 47 (41.96%) Firewall
6 44 (39.29%) VLAN
6 44 (39.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 42 (37.50%) BGP
8 41 (36.61%) OSPF
9 40 (35.71%) TCP/IP
10 39 (34.82%) Network Security
11 38 (33.93%) Windows
11 38 (33.93%) CCIE
12 35 (31.25%) DNS
13 34 (30.36%) DHCP
13 34 (30.36%) ITIL
13 34 (30.36%) Load Balancing
14 32 (28.57%) WAN
15 31 (27.68%) SSL
15 31 (27.68%) Microsoft
16 30 (26.79%) iSCSI
17 29 (25.89%) Citrix
17 29 (25.89%) HTTP
18 28 (25.00%) E-Commerce
18 28 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
18 28 (25.00%) FCoE
18 28 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
19 27 (24.11%) VPN
20 24 (21.43%) Juniper
21 21 (18.75%) SQL Server

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (8.04%) SharePoint
1 9 (8.04%) Skype for Business
2 8 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.79%) IIS
5 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (16.96%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (12.50%) Office 365
3 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 71 (63.39%) LAN
2 47 (41.96%) Firewall
3 44 (39.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 44 (39.29%) VLAN
4 42 (37.50%) BGP
5 41 (36.61%) OSPF
6 40 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 39 (34.82%) Network Security
8 35 (31.25%) DNS
9 34 (30.36%) DHCP
10 32 (28.57%) WAN
11 31 (27.68%) SSL
12 30 (26.79%) iSCSI
13 29 (25.89%) HTTP
14 28 (25.00%) FCoE
14 28 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
15 27 (24.11%) VPN
16 18 (16.07%) Internet
17 15 (13.39%) Cisco ASA
18 13 (11.61%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 17 (15.18%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.25%) Back Office
3 4 (3.57%) Finance
3 4 (3.57%) Legal
4 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.89%) Advertising
5 1 (0.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 62 (55.36%) Network Engineer
2 36 (32.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 30 (26.79%) Network Security Engineer
3 30 (26.79%) Security Engineer
3 30 (26.79%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 30 (26.79%) Senior Security Engineer
4 15 (13.39%) Cisco Engineer
5 14 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (11.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 9 (8.04%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 8 (7.14%) Windows Specialist
9 7 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) IT Support
11 5 (4.46%) VoIP Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.25%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.89%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 20 (17.86%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.36%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.79%) Life Science
6 1 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.89%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.93%) Windows
2 17 (15.18%) Windows Server
3 14 (12.50%) Linux
4 13 (11.61%) Windows 10
4 13 (11.61%) Windows 7
4 13 (11.61%) Windows 8
4 13 (11.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (7.14%) AIX
6 7 (6.25%) CentOS
6 7 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (5.36%) Unix
8 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.89%) Android
9 1 (0.89%) Solaris
9 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.36%) ITIL
1 34 (30.36%) Load Balancing
2 28 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (8.04%) Network Design
3 9 (8.04%) PRINCE2
4 7 (6.25%) ITIL V2
4 7 (6.25%) Patch Management
4 7 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (3.57%) Network Management
5 4 (3.57%) Presales
5 4 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.68%) High Availability
6 3 (2.68%) Mentoring
7 2 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (1.79%) Change Management
7 2 (1.79%) Low Latency
7 2 (1.79%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (1.79%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 112 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (55.36%) CCNA
3 38 (33.93%) CCIE
4 14 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (8.04%) MCSE
5 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (7.14%) A+ Certification
7 7 (6.25%) CISSP
7 7 (6.25%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (6.25%) Degree
7 7 (6.25%) HP ASE
7 7 (6.25%) MCITP
7 7 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (6.25%) RHCE
7 7 (6.25%) Security+ Certification
8 6 (5.36%) CCSE
8 6 (5.36%) Check Point Certification
9 5 (4.46%) JNCIP
10 4 (3.57%) HND
10 4 (3.57%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (15.18%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.04%) vSphere
4 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 7 (6.25%) HP SIM
1 7 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (6.25%) WSUS
2 5 (4.46%) FortiGate
3 4 (3.57%) Cacti
3 4 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.79%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 86 (76.79%) Cisco
2 31 (27.68%) Microsoft
3 29 (25.89%) Citrix
4 24 (21.43%) Juniper
5 17 (15.18%) CheckPoint
5 17 (15.18%) VMware
6 16 (14.29%) F5
6 16 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 13 (11.61%) HP
8 9 (8.04%) Dell
9 7 (6.25%) GFI Software
9 7 (6.25%) IBM
9 7 (6.25%) ProCurve
9 7 (6.25%) Red Hat
9 7 (6.25%) Sophos
9 7 (6.25%) Symantec
10 4 (3.57%) BT
10 4 (3.57%) Palo Alto
11 1 (0.89%) Hitachi
11 1 (0.89%) Oracle
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