The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 65 71 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 12 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.57% 1.45% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.50% 5.17% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 6
Average salary £49,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £35,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,750 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CCNP
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
218 271 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 28.61% 28.02% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 187 227 243
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

CCNP
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Oxford region.

CCNP Salary Trend in Oxford

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Oxford

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (84.00%) Cisco
3 15 (60.00%) CCIE
4 13 (52.00%) CCNA
4 13 (52.00%) Firewall
5 10 (40.00%) CCDP
6 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (36.00%) Ethernet
6 9 (36.00%) Windows
6 9 (36.00%) VMware
7 8 (32.00%) Wireless
7 8 (32.00%) LAN
7 8 (32.00%) WAN
7 8 (32.00%) Juniper
7 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (24.00%) MPLS
9 6 (24.00%) OSPF
9 6 (24.00%) BGP
9 6 (24.00%) DNS
9 6 (24.00%) CCIP
9 6 (24.00%) Redback
9 6 (24.00%) Network Design
9 6 (24.00%) JNCIE
9 6 (24.00%) VPLS
10 5 (20.00%) VPN
11 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (16.00%) VLAN
11 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (16.00%) Network Security

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.00%) Lync
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) Ethernet
3 8 (32.00%) LAN
3 8 (32.00%) WAN
3 8 (32.00%) Wireless
4 6 (24.00%) VPLS
4 6 (24.00%) DNS
4 6 (24.00%) MPLS
4 6 (24.00%) OSPF
4 6 (24.00%) BGP
5 5 (20.00%) VPN
6 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (16.00%) VLAN
6 4 (16.00%) Network Security
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.00%) VoIP
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (4.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Architect
1 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Design Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Network Architect
2 6 (24.00%) IP Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Manager
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Network Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Manager
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) CESG
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Network Design
2 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.00%) Line Management
3 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.00%) Coaching
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) Service Management
3 1 (4.00%) Change Management
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (60.00%) CCIE
3 13 (52.00%) CCNA
4 10 (40.00%) CCDP
5 6 (24.00%) CCIP
5 6 (24.00%) JNCIE
6 3 (12.00%) CISSP
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.00%) MCP
7 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (12.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (12.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) Juniper
4 6 (24.00%) Redback
5 3 (12.00%) Sourcefire
5 3 (12.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (12.00%) Symantec
6 2 (8.00%) BT
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) ProCurve