The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 92 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -12
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 52 65 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.33% 2.58% 3.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.62% 6.26% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 46 37 66
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,600 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
CCNP
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
785 1038 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.14% 41.26% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 562 653 648
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CCNP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Reading

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Reading

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 119 (86.86%) Cisco
3 94 (68.61%) Firewall
4 65 (47.45%) F5
5 53 (38.69%) CCNA
5 53 (38.69%) MPLS
6 46 (33.58%) CCIE
6 46 (33.58%) BGP
7 44 (32.12%) Telecoms
8 42 (30.66%) Cisco Nexus
9 41 (29.93%) Data Centre
10 38 (27.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 38 (27.74%) OSPF
10 38 (27.74%) Juniper
10 38 (27.74%) LAN
11 37 (27.01%) VPN
12 35 (25.55%) TCP/IP
13 34 (24.82%) CheckPoint
13 34 (24.82%) Cisco ASA
14 31 (22.63%) DNS
15 30 (21.90%) Network Security
16 29 (21.17%) WAN
17 25 (18.25%) Load Balancing
18 24 (17.52%) ITIL
18 24 (17.52%) VMware
19 23 (16.79%) Degree
19 23 (16.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
20 21 (15.33%) Cisco PIX
20 21 (15.33%) Perl
20 21 (15.33%) VoIP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (1.46%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (5.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.46%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.73%) SaaS
1 1 (0.73%) PaaS
1 1 (0.73%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (68.61%) Firewall
2 53 (38.69%) MPLS
3 46 (33.58%) BGP
4 42 (30.66%) Cisco Nexus
5 38 (27.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 38 (27.74%) OSPF
5 38 (27.74%) LAN
6 37 (27.01%) VPN
7 35 (25.55%) TCP/IP
8 34 (24.82%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (22.63%) DNS
10 30 (21.90%) Network Security
11 29 (21.17%) WAN
12 23 (16.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 21 (15.33%) Broadband
13 21 (15.33%) VoIP
13 21 (15.33%) Cisco PIX
14 20 (14.60%) IPv4
14 20 (14.60%) Wireless
14 20 (14.60%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.65%) SQL Server
General
1 44 (32.12%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.84%) Finance
3 6 (4.38%) Marketing
4 3 (2.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (51.82%) Network Engineer
2 24 (17.52%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (10.95%) Consultant
4 13 (9.49%) Architect
4 13 (9.49%) Security Engineer
5 12 (8.76%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Network Architect
7 8 (5.84%) Operations Engineer
7 8 (5.84%) Network Operations Engineer
8 7 (5.11%) Network Consultant
9 6 (4.38%) Sales Consultant
9 6 (4.38%) Senior Manager
9 6 (4.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 6 (4.38%) Marketing Manager
10 5 (3.65%) Cisco Engineer
11 4 (2.92%) Network Team Leader
11 4 (2.92%) Lead Network Engineer
11 4 (2.92%) Team Leader
11 4 (2.92%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (2.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.60%) CSS
2 1 (0.73%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (29.93%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.95%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.03%) Statistics
4 8 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.11%) Smartphone
5 7 (5.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.46%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.30%) UNIX
1 10 (7.30%) Windows
2 7 (5.11%) Linux
3 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.25%) Load Balancing
2 24 (17.52%) ITIL
3 19 (13.87%) Network Management
4 15 (10.95%) Network Design
5 12 (8.76%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (5.84%) Project Management
8 6 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (4.38%) Open Source
9 5 (3.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (2.92%) Network Architecture
10 4 (2.92%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.19%) Line Management
11 3 (2.19%) Test Management
12 2 (1.46%) Release Management
12 2 (1.46%) Migration
12 2 (1.46%) Information Security
12 2 (1.46%) Kalman Filter
12 2 (1.46%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.33%) Perl
2 7 (5.11%) Python
3 3 (2.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 137 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (38.69%) CCNA
3 46 (33.58%) CCIE
4 23 (16.79%) Degree
5 15 (10.95%) SC Cleared
5 15 (10.95%) Security Cleared
6 14 (10.22%) CCIP
6 14 (10.22%) CISSP
6 14 (10.22%) Check Point Certification
6 14 (10.22%) CCSA
6 14 (10.22%) CCSE
7 13 (9.49%) CCDP
8 12 (8.76%) CCSP
9 10 (7.30%) JNCIA
10 8 (5.84%) JNCIE
11 5 (3.65%) MCITP
11 5 (3.65%) JNCIS
11 5 (3.65%) MCSE
11 5 (3.65%) CCVP
11 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.73%) SLA
1 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 20 (14.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.65%) ProxySG
3 4 (2.92%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (11.68%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.38%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.92%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.92%) Nagios
4 2 (1.46%) SCCM
5 1 (0.73%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 119 (86.86%) Cisco
2 65 (47.45%) F5
3 38 (27.74%) Juniper
4 34 (24.82%) CheckPoint
5 24 (17.52%) VMware
6 11 (8.03%) Microsoft
7 8 (5.84%) Dell
7 8 (5.84%) Blue Coat
8 5 (3.65%) HP
9 4 (2.92%) Nokia
9 4 (2.92%) ProCurve
10 3 (2.19%) Verint
10 3 (2.19%) Zeacom
11 2 (1.46%) SevOne
11 2 (1.46%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.46%) BMC
12 1 (0.73%) Oracle
12 1 (0.73%) Nortel
12 1 (0.73%) Avaya
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £33000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car & healthcare package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Arrows Group
Salary: £65000 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago