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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 166 197 213
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +16
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 66 53 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.19% 0.83% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.91% 3.43% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 58 45 45
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £57,500 £51,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
1344 1547 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.28% 24.25% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1128 1242 1218
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 29 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Cheshire +54 22 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Merseyside +6 7 £38,000 -24.00% 2
Cumbria - 6 £47,500 -
Lancashire +6 1 £37,500 +15.38% 1
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 113 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (83.19%) Cisco
3 60 (53.10%) CCNA
4 57 (50.44%) LAN
5 55 (48.67%) Firewall
6 54 (47.79%) WAN
7 48 (42.48%) Juniper
8 39 (34.51%) VPN
9 29 (25.66%) ITIL
10 25 (22.12%) BGP
10 25 (22.12%) Network Security
11 24 (21.24%) OSPF
12 21 (18.58%) CCIE
13 20 (17.70%) Telecoms
13 20 (17.70%) VMware
13 20 (17.70%) Security Cleared
14 19 (16.81%) MPLS
15 18 (15.93%) Service Delivery
15 18 (15.93%) Wireless
16 17 (15.04%) CheckPoint
16 17 (15.04%) SC Cleared
16 17 (15.04%) Data Centre
17 16 (14.16%) Windows
18 15 (13.27%) SLA
19 14 (12.39%) VoIP
19 14 (12.39%) Cisco ASA
20 13 (11.50%) VLAN
20 13 (11.50%) JNCIS
20 13 (11.50%) Microsoft
21 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.08%) Skype for Business
2 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (4.42%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Cisco SocialMiner
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.31%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.54%) Office 365
3 3 (2.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (50.44%) LAN
2 55 (48.67%) Firewall
3 54 (47.79%) WAN
4 39 (34.51%) VPN
5 25 (22.12%) BGP
5 25 (22.12%) Network Security
6 24 (21.24%) OSPF
7 19 (16.81%) MPLS
8 18 (15.93%) Wireless
9 14 (12.39%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (12.39%) VoIP
10 13 (11.50%) VLAN
11 12 (10.62%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP
11 12 (10.62%) Unified Communications
12 10 (8.85%) Broadband
13 9 (7.96%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (7.08%) Internet
14 8 (7.08%) VPLS
15 7 (6.19%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.77%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (17.70%) Telecoms
2 12 (10.62%) Finance
3 5 (4.42%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) Electronics
4 1 (0.88%) Legal
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (48.67%) Network Engineer
2 19 (16.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (14.16%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (13.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (8.85%) Team Leader
6 8 (7.08%) Analyst
6 8 (7.08%) Consultant
6 8 (7.08%) Network Manager
7 7 (6.19%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Cisco Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) IT Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Network Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Network Specialist
8 6 (5.31%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Cisco Consultant
9 5 (4.42%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Senior Network Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.96%) 802.1X
2 4 (3.54%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.08%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.19%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.65%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.77%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.16%) Windows
2 11 (9.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (8.85%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.08%) Linux
5 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.42%) AIX
6 5 (4.42%) CentOS
6 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.42%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.54%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.54%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.66%) ITIL
2 18 (15.93%) Service Delivery
3 12 (10.62%) Network Management
3 12 (10.62%) Project Management
4 10 (8.85%) High Availability
5 9 (7.96%) Service Management
6 8 (7.08%) Line Management
6 8 (7.08%) Risk Management
7 7 (6.19%) Network Design
8 6 (5.31%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.31%) Open Source
8 6 (5.31%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (5.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (4.42%) ITIL V2
9 5 (4.42%) Patch Management
9 5 (4.42%) Presales
10 4 (3.54%) Server Virtualisation
11 3 (2.65%) Performance Management
11 3 (2.65%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (2.65%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.19%) SQL
2 2 (1.77%) Perl
2 2 (1.77%) PHP
2 2 (1.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 113 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (53.10%) CCNA
3 21 (18.58%) CCIE
4 20 (17.70%) Security Cleared
5 17 (15.04%) SC Cleared
6 13 (11.50%) JNCIS
7 9 (7.96%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (7.08%) JNCIP
8 8 (7.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (6.19%) CISSP
9 7 (6.19%) MCSE
9 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (5.31%) A+ Certification
10 6 (5.31%) MCITP
11 5 (4.42%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (4.42%) HP ASE
11 5 (4.42%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (4.42%) RHCE
11 5 (4.42%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (3.54%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.27%) SLA
2 3 (2.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (7.08%) vSphere
2 7 (6.19%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.31%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (6.19%) FortiGate
2 5 (4.42%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.42%) HP SIM
2 5 (4.42%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (4.42%) WSUS
3 4 (3.54%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (2.65%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.77%) Cacti
5 2 (1.77%) Nagios
5 2 (1.77%) OpenNMS
5 2 (1.77%) Puppet
5 2 (1.77%) RANCID
5 2 (1.77%) SCCM
5 2 (1.77%) SCOM
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 94 (83.19%) Cisco
2 48 (42.48%) Juniper
3 20 (17.70%) VMware
4 17 (15.04%) CheckPoint
5 13 (11.50%) Microsoft
6 10 (8.85%) Riverbed
7 9 (7.96%) HP
8 8 (7.08%) Citrix
8 8 (7.08%) F5
8 8 (7.08%) SolarWinds
9 7 (6.19%) NETGEAR
9 7 (6.19%) Palo Alto
10 5 (4.42%) Brocade
10 5 (4.42%) Dell
10 5 (4.42%) GFI Software
10 5 (4.42%) IBM
10 5 (4.42%) ProCurve
10 5 (4.42%) Red Hat
10 5 (4.42%) Sophos
10 5 (4.42%) Symantec
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