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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 177 192 230
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +38
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 77 64 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.22% 0.96% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.40% 3.75% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 66 53 34
Median salary £39,500 £50,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.00% +24.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,200 £30,225
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +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
1426 1707 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.56% 25.58% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1307 1376
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +44 62 £38,750 -8.82% 9
Cheshire 0 7 £39,500 -21.00%
Lancashire +16 4 £34,375 +19.56%
Merseyside -18 3 £52,500 +38.15%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 122 (86.52%) Cisco
3 85 (60.28%) Firewall
4 77 (54.61%) WAN
5 69 (48.94%) CCNA
6 62 (43.97%) LAN
7 61 (43.26%) Juniper
8 46 (32.62%) Wireless
9 45 (31.91%) Telecoms
10 39 (27.66%) BGP
10 39 (27.66%) VPN
11 34 (24.11%) OSPF
12 33 (23.40%) Network Management
13 28 (19.86%) Cisco Nexus
13 28 (19.86%) MPLS
13 28 (19.86%) CheckPoint
14 25 (17.73%) Cisco Wireless
15 24 (17.02%) VMware
15 24 (17.02%) DNS
16 23 (16.31%) VoIP
17 22 (15.60%) CCIE
17 22 (15.60%) High Availability
18 21 (14.89%) Data Centre
18 21 (14.89%) Performance Monitoring
19 20 (14.18%) SLA
19 20 (14.18%) ITIL
20 18 (12.77%) Cisco Prime
20 18 (12.77%) Internet
20 18 (12.77%) Wi-Fi
20 18 (12.77%) Service Delivery

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 3 (2.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Cisco SocialMiner
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (60.28%) Firewall
2 77 (54.61%) WAN
3 62 (43.97%) LAN
4 46 (32.62%) Wireless
5 39 (27.66%) BGP
5 39 (27.66%) VPN
6 34 (24.11%) OSPF
7 28 (19.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 28 (19.86%) MPLS
8 25 (17.73%) Cisco Wireless
9 24 (17.02%) DNS
10 23 (16.31%) VoIP
11 18 (12.77%) Internet
11 18 (12.77%) Wi-Fi
12 15 (10.64%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (9.93%) Network Security
14 13 (9.22%) Broadband
15 12 (8.51%) Ethernet
15 12 (8.51%) TCP/IP
16 11 (7.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (5.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.26%) Metasploit
General
1 45 (31.91%) Telecoms
2 11 (7.80%) Finance
3 4 (2.84%) Back Office
3 4 (2.84%) Retail
4 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 81 (57.45%) Network Engineer
2 28 (19.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 24 (17.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 17 (12.06%) Analyst
4 17 (12.06%) Network Analyst
5 16 (11.35%) Cisco Analyst
5 16 (11.35%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 14 (9.93%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (7.80%) Network Manager
7 11 (7.80%) Team Leader
8 10 (7.09%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) Juniper Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) Wireless Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) Wireless Network Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) WAN Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Designer
10 8 (5.67%) Network Designer
10 8 (5.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 7 (4.96%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 6 (4.26%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.09%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.42%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.89%) Data Centre
2 16 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.09%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.84%) iPad
6 3 (2.13%) Clustering
7 2 (1.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.42%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.71%) IPTV
8 1 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.80%) Windows
1 11 (7.80%) Windows Server
2 10 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.84%) Unix
5 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.40%) Network Management
2 22 (15.60%) High Availability
3 21 (14.89%) Performance Monitoring
4 20 (14.18%) ITIL
5 18 (12.77%) Service Delivery
6 17 (12.06%) Network Design
7 11 (7.80%) Load Balancing
8 10 (7.09%) Asset Management
8 10 (7.09%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (7.09%) Migration
8 10 (7.09%) Service Management
9 9 (6.38%) Configuration Management
10 7 (4.96%) Line Management
11 6 (4.26%) Network Planning
11 6 (4.26%) Open Source
11 6 (4.26%) Project Management
12 5 (3.55%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (3.55%) Performance Management
13 4 (2.84%) Data Protection
13 4 (2.84%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.67%) Perl
1 8 (5.67%) PHP
1 8 (5.67%) Python
1 8 (5.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 141 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (48.94%) CCNA
3 22 (15.60%) CCIE
4 16 (11.35%) Security Cleared
5 11 (7.80%) JNCIP
5 11 (7.80%) SC Cleared
6 10 (7.09%) Degree
7 9 (6.38%) JNCIS
8 6 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.55%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.13%) CCDP
10 3 (2.13%) MCSA
10 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.42%) CCENT
11 2 (1.42%) CCNP Voice
11 2 (1.42%) CCSP
11 2 (1.42%) CISSP
11 2 (1.42%) MCTS
11 2 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.71%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.18%) SLA
2 10 (7.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (9.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.26%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.84%) Firmware
5 2 (1.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (12.77%) Cisco Prime
2 14 (9.93%) Nagios
2 14 (9.93%) OpenNMS
3 10 (7.09%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (6.38%) FortiGate
4 9 (6.38%) Puppet
5 8 (5.67%) RANCID
5 8 (5.67%) SCCM
6 2 (1.42%) Cacti
6 2 (1.42%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (1.42%) SCOM
7 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 122 (86.52%) Cisco
2 61 (43.26%) Juniper
3 28 (19.86%) CheckPoint
4 24 (17.02%) VMware
5 15 (10.64%) Huawei
6 14 (9.93%) Brocade
6 14 (9.93%) Ericsson
6 14 (9.93%) Foundry
6 14 (9.93%) ZyXEL
7 13 (9.22%) SolarWinds
8 9 (6.38%) Palo Alto
9 8 (5.67%) Citrix
9 8 (5.67%) F5
9 8 (5.67%) HP
10 7 (4.96%) NETGEAR
11 6 (4.26%) Riverbed
12 5 (3.55%) NetApp
12 5 (3.55%) SonicWALL
13 4 (2.84%) WatchGuard
14 3 (2.13%) Fortinet
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