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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 210 164 193
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +29
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 56 75 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.74% 1.12% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.08% 4.84% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 48 64 56
Average salary £40,250 £38,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.87% +9.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,525 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.97%
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
1821 1549 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.21% 23.15% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1487 1316 1571
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -41 31 £40,000 +2.56% 12
Cheshire +2 17 £60,000 +60.00% 6
Merseyside +12 4 £33,000 -34.00%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 85 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (67.06%) Cisco
3 54 (63.53%) CCNA
4 38 (44.71%) LAN
5 36 (42.35%) WAN
6 34 (40.00%) Firewall
7 32 (37.65%) Microsoft
8 18 (21.18%) SQL
9 16 (18.82%) CISSP
10 15 (17.65%) A+ Certification
10 15 (17.65%) VPN
10 15 (17.65%) Wireless
10 15 (17.65%) VMware
11 14 (16.47%) Finance
11 14 (16.47%) MS Office
12 13 (15.29%) Juniper
12 13 (15.29%) Information Security
13 12 (14.12%) Windows
13 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (14.12%) ArcSight
13 12 (14.12%) SIEM
14 11 (12.94%) Network Security
14 11 (12.94%) MS Excel
14 11 (12.94%) Citrix
14 11 (12.94%) MPLS
15 10 (11.76%) OSPF
15 10 (11.76%) MCP
16 9 (10.59%) CCDP
16 9 (10.59%) Cyber Security
17 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 5 (5.88%) Lync
2 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (16.47%) MS Office
2 11 (12.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
1 1 (1.18%) PaaS
1 1 (1.18%) Office 365
1 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (44.71%) LAN
2 36 (42.35%) WAN
3 34 (40.00%) Firewall
4 15 (17.65%) Wireless
4 15 (17.65%) VPN
5 11 (12.94%) MPLS
5 11 (12.94%) Network Security
6 10 (11.76%) OSPF
7 8 (9.41%) Internet
8 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
8 7 (8.24%) VLAN
8 7 (8.24%) VPLS
9 6 (7.06%) IP Telephony
9 6 (7.06%) VoIP
9 6 (7.06%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (5.88%) Ethernet
10 5 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (5.88%) BGP
10 5 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (4.71%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) MySQL
1 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.71%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.35%) Back Office
4 2 (2.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Retail
5 1 (1.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 36 (42.35%) Network Engineer
2 10 (11.76%) Security Engineer
3 7 (8.24%) Support Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 5 (5.88%) Developer
4 5 (5.88%) Analyst
4 5 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (5.88%) Security Manager
5 4 (4.71%) Information Security Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Information Manager
5 4 (4.71%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (4.71%) Network Analyst
5 4 (4.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Architect
6 3 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.53%) Consultant
6 3 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) WCF
1 5 (5.88%) jQuery
1 5 (5.88%) RESTful
1 5 (5.88%) Ember.js
1 5 (5.88%) SOAP
1 5 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (1.18%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Tandem
1 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) GIS
3 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.12%) Windows
2 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (7.06%) UNIX
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.29%) Information Security
2 12 (14.12%) SIEM
3 9 (10.59%) Cyber Security
4 8 (9.41%) ITIL
5 6 (7.06%) Project Management
6 5 (5.88%) Service Management
6 5 (5.88%) OOD
6 5 (5.88%) SOA
6 5 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.88%) CRM
6 5 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.88%) TDD
6 5 (5.88%) Network Design
6 5 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (5.88%) Kanban
6 5 (5.88%) Scrum
7 4 (4.71%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.71%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.53%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.18%) SQL
2 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.88%) C#
2 5 (5.88%) Delphi
2 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 85 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (63.53%) CCNA
3 16 (18.82%) CISSP
4 15 (17.65%) A+ Certification
5 10 (11.76%) MCP
6 9 (10.59%) CCDP
7 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (7.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (5.88%) MCSE
9 5 (5.88%) Degree
9 5 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (4.71%) MCITP
11 3 (3.53%) CCDA
12 2 (2.35%) CCA
12 2 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (2.35%) CCIE
12 2 (2.35%) CCIP
12 2 (2.35%) CCSE
12 2 (2.35%) CCSA
13 1 (1.18%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.35%) XenApp
3 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.35%) Firmware
4 1 (1.18%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 57 (67.06%) Cisco
2 32 (37.65%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.65%) VMware
4 13 (15.29%) Juniper
5 12 (14.12%) ArcSight
6 11 (12.94%) Citrix
7 7 (8.24%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.88%) SonicWALL
9 4 (4.71%) Aruba
9 4 (4.71%) Fortinet
10 3 (3.53%) Symantec
10 3 (3.53%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.35%) F5
11 2 (2.35%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.35%) McAfee
11 2 (2.35%) Dell
11 2 (2.35%) Sun
12 1 (1.18%) HP
12 1 (1.18%) Embarcadero
12 1 (1.18%) NetApp
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance + Training
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Salary: up to 55k - Plus Pension, Benefits and Bonus
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Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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