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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 167 156 195
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +39
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 64 104 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.13% 1.58% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.68% 5.78% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 53 71 54
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £65,000 £52,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
1367 1799 1618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.15% 27.31% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1380 1252
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 1 May 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(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 -23 30 £43,750 +6.70% 9
Cheshire +7 13 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Merseyside +18 10 £38,000 -17.83% 1
Cumbria - 6 £47,500 -
Lancashire +4 4 £37,500 -31.81%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (79.66%) Cisco
3 70 (59.32%) CCNA
4 63 (53.39%) LAN
5 57 (48.31%) Firewall
6 52 (44.07%) WAN
7 43 (36.44%) VPN
7 43 (36.44%) Juniper
8 40 (33.90%) ITIL
9 32 (27.12%) Windows
10 29 (24.58%) Microsoft
11 28 (23.73%) BGP
12 27 (22.88%) OSPF
13 26 (22.03%) Network Security
14 24 (20.34%) VLAN
15 23 (19.49%) Data Centre
16 21 (17.80%) VMware
17 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
18 19 (16.10%) CheckPoint
19 18 (15.25%) Cisco Nexus
20 17 (14.41%) Cisco ASA
20 17 (14.41%) MS Excel
20 17 (14.41%) Telecoms
20 17 (14.41%) Windows Server
21 16 (13.56%) Wireless
21 16 (13.56%) MPLS
21 16 (13.56%) Internet
21 16 (13.56%) Active Directory
21 16 (13.56%) CCIE
21 16 (13.56%) Cloud Computing

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 12 (10.17%) Skype for Business
2 9 (7.63%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (5.93%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.93%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.56%) Cloud Computing
1 16 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (11.86%) Office 365
3 3 (2.54%) IaaS
4 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 63 (53.39%) LAN
2 57 (48.31%) Firewall
3 52 (44.07%) WAN
4 43 (36.44%) VPN
5 28 (23.73%) BGP
6 27 (22.88%) OSPF
7 26 (22.03%) Network Security
8 24 (20.34%) VLAN
9 18 (15.25%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (14.41%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (13.56%) Internet
11 16 (13.56%) MPLS
11 16 (13.56%) Wireless
12 15 (12.71%) VoIP
13 14 (11.86%) TCP/IP
14 11 (9.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 11 (9.32%) IPsec
15 10 (8.47%) Unified Communications
16 7 (5.93%) Cisco PIX
16 7 (5.93%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (14.41%) Telecoms
2 11 (9.32%) Finance
3 7 (5.93%) Back Office
4 4 (3.39%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Billing
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (46.61%) Network Engineer
2 14 (11.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (11.02%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (9.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.63%) IT Engineer
6 9 (7.63%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 8 (6.78%) Windows Specialist
8 7 (5.93%) Consultant
8 7 (5.93%) Security Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Team Leader
9 6 (5.08%) Network Manager
9 6 (5.08%) Network Specialist
10 5 (4.24%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Field Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Server Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Windows Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.63%) 802.1X
2 4 (3.39%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.49%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.54%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.54%) VCE vBlock
4 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (27.12%) Windows
2 17 (14.41%) Windows Server
3 14 (11.86%) Windows 8
4 13 (11.02%) Windows 10
4 13 (11.02%) Windows 7
5 12 (10.17%) Linux
6 11 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (5.93%) AIX
7 7 (5.93%) CentOS
7 7 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.54%) Unix
10 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.90%) ITIL
2 13 (11.02%) Server Virtualisation
3 10 (8.47%) Network Management
3 10 (8.47%) Project Management
4 9 (7.63%) Load Balancing
5 8 (6.78%) Network Design
5 8 (6.78%) Service Delivery
5 8 (6.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (5.93%) ITIL V2
6 7 (5.93%) Line Management
6 7 (5.93%) Patch Management
6 7 (5.93%) Risk Management
7 5 (4.24%) Presales
7 5 (4.24%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.24%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (3.39%) High Availability
8 4 (3.39%) Service Management
9 3 (2.54%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.54%) WAN Optimisation
10 2 (1.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.93%) SQL
2 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 118 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (59.32%) CCNA
3 16 (13.56%) CCIE
4 11 (9.32%) JNCIS
4 11 (9.32%) Security Cleared
5 10 (8.47%) MCSE
5 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (8.47%) SC Cleared
5 10 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (7.63%) CISSP
7 8 (6.78%) A+ Certification
7 8 (6.78%) Check Point Certification
7 8 (6.78%) MCITP
8 7 (5.93%) CompTIA Security+
8 7 (5.93%) HP ASE
8 7 (5.93%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (5.93%) JNCIP
8 7 (5.93%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (5.93%) RHCE
8 7 (5.93%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.02%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.47%) vSphere
3 5 (4.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) Backup Exec
1 7 (5.93%) HP SIM
1 7 (5.93%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (5.93%) WSUS
2 6 (5.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (4.24%) FortiGate
4 4 (3.39%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.69%) Cacti
5 2 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.85%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 94 (79.66%) Cisco
2 43 (36.44%) Juniper
3 29 (24.58%) Microsoft
4 21 (17.80%) VMware
5 19 (16.10%) CheckPoint
6 16 (13.56%) SolarWinds
7 15 (12.71%) HP
8 14 (11.86%) F5
9 8 (6.78%) Citrix
9 8 (6.78%) Dell
9 8 (6.78%) Riverbed
10 7 (5.93%) GFI Software
10 7 (5.93%) IBM
10 7 (5.93%) ProCurve
10 7 (5.93%) Red Hat
10 7 (5.93%) Sophos
10 7 (5.93%) Symantec
11 4 (3.39%) NetApp
11 4 (3.39%) Palo Alto
12 3 (2.54%) Hitachi
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