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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 170 209 205
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -4
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 79 29 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.14% 0.45% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.47% 1.83% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 66 29 42
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,850
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
1766 1587 1898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.39% 24.46% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1292 1587
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 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +22 48 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Cheshire +7 24 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Lancashire - 5 £36,000 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (77.21%) Cisco
3 87 (63.97%) CCNA
4 86 (63.24%) Firewall
5 38 (27.94%) LAN
5 38 (27.94%) WAN
6 30 (22.06%) Microsoft
6 30 (22.06%) BGP
7 27 (19.85%) OSPF
7 27 (19.85%) Network Security
8 26 (19.12%) Juniper
9 24 (17.65%) MPLS
9 24 (17.65%) SLA
10 22 (16.18%) VPN
11 20 (14.71%) CISSP
12 19 (13.97%) Wireless
12 19 (13.97%) Finance
13 18 (13.24%) Telecoms
13 18 (13.24%) Information Security
13 18 (13.24%) A+ Certification
13 18 (13.24%) SQL
14 17 (12.50%) CCDP
15 16 (11.76%) CheckPoint
16 15 (11.03%) MS Office
17 14 (10.29%) Windows
17 14 (10.29%) TCP/IP
17 14 (10.29%) VoIP
17 14 (10.29%) IP Telephony
17 14 (10.29%) Network Design
17 14 (10.29%) HSRP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (2.94%) IIS
2 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.21%) Lync
2 3 (2.21%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (11.03%) MS Office
2 7 (5.15%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 86 (63.24%) Firewall
2 38 (27.94%) LAN
2 38 (27.94%) WAN
3 30 (22.06%) BGP
4 27 (19.85%) OSPF
4 27 (19.85%) Network Security
5 24 (17.65%) MPLS
6 22 (16.18%) VPN
7 19 (13.97%) Wireless
8 14 (10.29%) TCP/IP
8 14 (10.29%) VoIP
8 14 (10.29%) IP Telephony
8 14 (10.29%) HSRP
9 13 (9.56%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (7.35%) ISDN
10 10 (7.35%) VLAN
10 10 (7.35%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (6.62%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (6.62%) PBX
12 7 (5.15%) Asterisk PBX
Development Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (13.97%) Finance
2 18 (13.24%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (58.09%) Network Engineer
2 14 (10.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 14 (10.29%) Security Engineer
3 12 (8.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 12 (8.82%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (8.09%) Consultant
5 10 (7.35%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (7.35%) Support Engineer
6 9 (6.62%) VoIP Engineer
7 8 (5.88%) Network Consultant
8 7 (5.15%) Senior VoIP Engineer
8 7 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.15%) Architect
9 6 (4.41%) Analyst
9 6 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (4.41%) IP Engineer
10 5 (3.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (3.68%) Security Manager
10 5 (3.68%) Cisco Consultant
10 5 (3.68%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.74%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.68%) Tandem
2 5 (3.68%) GIS
3 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.94%) PKI
3 4 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.21%) Open Source
4 3 (2.21%) RMADS
5 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.29%) Windows
2 10 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (7.35%) UNIX
2 10 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (6.62%) Linux
4 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.47%) Debian
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.24%) Information Security
2 14 (10.29%) Network Design
3 13 (9.56%) Cyber Security
3 13 (9.56%) ITIL
4 11 (8.09%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (8.09%) SIEM
5 10 (7.35%) Project Management
5 10 (7.35%) Mentoring
6 8 (5.88%) Network Management
7 6 (4.41%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.68%) Change Control
8 5 (3.68%) Service Management
8 5 (3.68%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.68%) Migration
8 5 (3.68%) PRINCE2
9 4 (2.94%) Configuration Management
9 4 (2.94%) Security Management
9 4 (2.94%) Capacity Management
10 3 (2.21%) Time Management
10 3 (2.21%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 136 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (63.97%) CCNA
3 20 (14.71%) CISSP
4 18 (13.24%) A+ Certification
5 17 (12.50%) CCDP
6 12 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (8.82%) CCIE
7 8 (5.88%) MCITP
8 7 (5.15%) Security Cleared
9 6 (4.41%) MCSE
9 6 (4.41%) JNCIP
10 5 (3.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (3.68%) Degree
10 5 (3.68%) SC Cleared
10 5 (3.68%) JNCIS
10 5 (3.68%) CCDA
10 5 (3.68%) MCP
11 4 (2.94%) MCSA
11 4 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.47%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.65%) SLA
2 3 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) COBIT
3 1 (0.74%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.47%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.47%) XenApp
4 1 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.74%) UAG
4 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.74%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) Cacti
1 2 (1.47%) Zenoss
2 1 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.74%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 105 (77.21%) Cisco
2 30 (22.06%) Microsoft
3 26 (19.12%) Juniper
4 16 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 12 (8.82%) Fortinet
6 11 (8.09%) ArcSight
7 10 (7.35%) Citrix
8 9 (6.62%) HP
8 9 (6.62%) VMware
9 7 (5.15%) F5
10 5 (3.68%) Riverbed
10 5 (3.68%) SolarWinds
10 5 (3.68%) Redback
11 4 (2.94%) Blue Coat
12 3 (2.21%) SonicWALL
13 2 (1.47%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.47%) Fujitsu
13 2 (1.47%) Huawei
13 2 (1.47%) Aruba
13 2 (1.47%) Acme Packet
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + £6,600 Car allowance + 12% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + £6,600 Car Allowance + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Negotiable plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Share Options+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + overtime + benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Allegro Networks Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
ao.com
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Negotiable dependent on Experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K bonus
Posted: 24 days ago