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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England / North West
Rank 128 175 179
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +4
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 125 59 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.10% 1.07% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.39% 3.90% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 80 52 63
Median salary £41,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
1331 1514 1724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.41% 27.48% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 1177 1441
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +19 85 £40,000 -15.78% 15
Cheshire +15 17 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Lancashire +4 17 £41,000 +9.33% 1
Merseyside -11 3 £41,250 +26.92%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 208 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 199 (95.67%) Cisco
3 131 (62.98%) Firewall
4 81 (38.94%) WAN
5 76 (36.54%) CCNA
6 75 (36.06%) LAN
7 72 (34.62%) Juniper
8 66 (31.73%) BGP
9 65 (31.25%) Telecoms
10 58 (27.88%) Network Management
11 57 (27.40%) DNS
12 53 (25.48%) MPLS
12 53 (25.48%) Data Centre
13 50 (24.04%) Network Security
14 49 (23.56%) OSPF
15 48 (23.08%) Wireless
16 47 (22.60%) CheckPoint
17 43 (20.67%) ITIL
18 39 (18.75%) Network Design
19 37 (17.79%) Active Directory
20 36 (17.31%) Finance
20 36 (17.31%) Cisco Nexus
21 35 (16.83%) Ethernet
22 33 (15.87%) VPN
22 33 (15.87%) Cisco Wireless
23 32 (15.38%) VoIP
23 32 (15.38%) JNCIP
24 31 (14.90%) CCIE
24 31 (14.90%) Wi-Fi
24 31 (14.90%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (1.92%) IIS
2 3 (1.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (0.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.88%) SaaS
2 4 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 131 (62.98%) Firewall
2 81 (38.94%) WAN
3 75 (36.06%) LAN
4 66 (31.73%) BGP
5 57 (27.40%) DNS
6 53 (25.48%) MPLS
7 50 (24.04%) Network Security
8 49 (23.56%) OSPF
9 48 (23.08%) Wireless
10 36 (17.31%) Cisco Nexus
11 35 (16.83%) Ethernet
12 33 (15.87%) Cisco Wireless
12 33 (15.87%) VPN
13 32 (15.38%) VoIP
14 31 (14.90%) Wi-Fi
15 30 (14.42%) Internet
16 29 (13.94%) TCP/IP
17 23 (11.06%) Broadband
17 23 (11.06%) TACACS
18 21 (10.10%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 65 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 36 (17.31%) Finance
3 19 (9.13%) Retail
4 15 (7.21%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (4.33%) Banking
5 9 (4.33%) Legal
6 4 (1.92%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 114 (54.81%) Network Engineer
2 41 (19.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (13.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 26 (12.50%) Consultant
5 17 (8.17%) Lead Network Engineer
6 16 (7.69%) Network Consultant
7 15 (7.21%) Analyst
7 15 (7.21%) Designer
7 15 (7.21%) Network Analyst
7 15 (7.21%) Network Designer
7 15 (7.21%) Network Manager
7 15 (7.21%) Network Security Consultant
7 15 (7.21%) Security Consultant
8 12 (5.77%) Cisco Analyst
8 12 (5.77%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 12 (5.77%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
8 12 (5.77%) Wireless Engineer
8 12 (5.77%) Wireless Network Engineer
9 11 (5.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (4.81%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.92%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.96%) XMPP
3 1 (0.48%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 53 (25.48%) Data Centre
2 31 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.29%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (4.33%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.33%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.44%) Clustering
7 3 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.96%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.96%) iPad
8 2 (0.96%) IPTV
9 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.48%) IVR
9 1 (0.48%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.48%) Statistics
9 1 (0.48%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.02%) Windows
2 19 (9.13%) Windows Server
3 16 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.81%) Linux
6 5 (2.40%) Unix
7 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (27.88%) Network Management
2 43 (20.67%) ITIL
3 39 (18.75%) Network Design
4 23 (11.06%) High Availability
5 22 (10.58%) Performance Monitoring
6 20 (9.62%) Configuration Management
7 19 (9.13%) Mentoring
8 16 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (7.69%) Service Management
9 14 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (6.73%) Load Balancing
9 14 (6.73%) Migration
9 14 (6.73%) Risk Management
10 13 (6.25%) Network Planning
11 12 (5.77%) Asset Management
11 12 (5.77%) Information Security
12 11 (5.29%) Business Continuity
12 11 (5.29%) Network Architecture
12 11 (5.29%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (4.81%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.10%) SQL
2 13 (6.25%) Perl
2 13 (6.25%) PHP
2 13 (6.25%) Python
3 9 (4.33%) C
Qualifications
1 208 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (36.54%) CCNA
3 32 (15.38%) JNCIP
4 31 (14.90%) CCIE
5 25 (12.02%) Degree
6 17 (8.17%) CCSE
7 15 (7.21%) Security Cleared
8 10 (4.81%) CCSA
8 10 (4.81%) CCSP
8 10 (4.81%) JNCIA
9 9 (4.33%) CISM
9 9 (4.33%) CISSP
9 9 (4.33%) DV Cleared
10 6 (2.88%) BC Cleared
10 6 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.92%) CCDP
11 4 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.44%) MCSA
12 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.96%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.98%) PCI DSS
2 18 (8.65%) SLA
3 9 (4.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 37 (17.79%) Active Directory
2 20 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.92%) Firmware
4 2 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.96%) vSphere
5 1 (0.48%) pfSense
5 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (12.02%) Nagios
2 24 (11.54%) OpenNMS
3 23 (11.06%) Cisco Prime
4 20 (9.62%) Puppet
5 19 (9.13%) Cisco CUCM
5 19 (9.13%) RANCID
5 19 (9.13%) SCCM
6 14 (6.73%) FortiGate
7 9 (4.33%) Cacti
8 7 (3.37%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (2.40%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.48%) Graylog
10 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 199 (95.67%) Cisco
2 72 (34.62%) Juniper
3 47 (22.60%) CheckPoint
4 30 (14.42%) Ericsson
4 30 (14.42%) Huawei
5 26 (12.50%) VMware
6 22 (10.58%) Fortinet
7 20 (9.62%) Brocade
7 20 (9.62%) Foundry
7 20 (9.62%) ZyXEL
8 17 (8.17%) F5
9 15 (7.21%) HP
10 12 (5.77%) SolarWinds
11 10 (4.81%) Riverbed
11 10 (4.81%) Splunk
12 8 (3.85%) Citrix
12 8 (3.85%) SonicWALL
13 6 (2.88%) Microsoft
13 6 (2.88%) WatchGuard
14 5 (2.40%) Aruba
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