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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 67 87 39
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -48
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 94 58 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.75% 2.33% 5.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.14% 6.30% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 59 46 111
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £31,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £63,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1029 921 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.00% 36.96% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 605 660 534
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 21 April 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Reading

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 183 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 151 (82.51%) Cisco
3 111 (60.66%) Firewall
4 79 (43.17%) MPLS
5 66 (36.07%) BGP
6 63 (34.43%) CCNA
7 60 (32.79%) Telecoms
8 58 (31.69%) F5
9 57 (31.15%) CCIE
10 54 (29.51%) Juniper
10 54 (29.51%) OSPF
11 53 (28.96%) Network Security
12 52 (28.42%) Cisco Nexus
13 45 (24.59%) WAN
14 44 (24.04%) VoIP
15 43 (23.50%) TCP/IP
16 41 (22.40%) Cisco ASA
17 40 (21.86%) LAN
18 39 (21.31%) VPN
19 31 (16.94%) ATM
20 29 (15.85%) PPP
20 29 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
21 27 (14.75%) IPsec
22 26 (14.21%) EIGRP
23 24 (13.11%) Microsoft
23 24 (13.11%) CCSP
23 24 (13.11%) CCDP
23 24 (13.11%) CheckPoint
23 24 (13.11%) DNS
23 24 (13.11%) Ethernet

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 12 (6.56%) Lync
2 2 (1.09%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (13.11%) MS Office
2 19 (10.38%) MS Excel
3 13 (7.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (4.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
1 1 (0.55%) PaaS
1 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (60.66%) Firewall
2 79 (43.17%) MPLS
3 66 (36.07%) BGP
4 54 (29.51%) OSPF
5 53 (28.96%) Network Security
6 52 (28.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 45 (24.59%) WAN
8 44 (24.04%) VoIP
9 43 (23.50%) TCP/IP
10 41 (22.40%) Cisco ASA
11 40 (21.86%) LAN
12 39 (21.31%) VPN
13 31 (16.94%) ATM
14 29 (15.85%) PPP
15 27 (14.75%) IPsec
16 26 (14.21%) EIGRP
17 24 (13.11%) Ethernet
17 24 (13.11%) DNS
18 23 (12.57%) VLAN
19 22 (12.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (6.01%) Oracle Forms
General
1 60 (32.79%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.46%) Marketing
3 8 (4.37%) Banking
4 7 (3.83%) Finance
5 4 (2.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 87 (47.54%) Network Engineer
2 24 (13.11%) Consultant
2 24 (13.11%) Security Engineer
3 18 (9.84%) Cisco Engineer
4 16 (8.74%) Network Security Engineer
5 15 (8.20%) Senior Network Engineer
6 13 (7.10%) Architect
6 13 (7.10%) Network Architect
7 12 (6.56%) NOC Engineer
8 11 (6.01%) Network Consultant
9 10 (5.46%) Team Leader
9 10 (5.46%) Senior Manager
9 10 (5.46%) Network Team Leader
9 10 (5.46%) Marketing Manager
9 10 (5.46%) Voice Engineer
10 8 (4.37%) Designer
10 8 (4.37%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 8 (4.37%) Sales Consultant
10 8 (4.37%) Support Engineer
11 7 (3.83%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.83%) CSS
2 1 (0.55%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.84%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.46%) Open Source
4 9 (4.92%) Statistics
5 6 (3.28%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.09%) Economics
6 2 (1.09%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.48%) Linux
2 18 (9.84%) UNIX
3 11 (6.01%) Solaris
4 4 (2.19%) Windows
5 1 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (10.93%) Load Balancing
2 17 (9.29%) Network Design
3 15 (8.20%) Mentoring
4 14 (7.65%) Line Management
4 14 (7.65%) Network Monitoring
5 13 (7.10%) Project Management
6 10 (5.46%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (4.92%) ITIL
7 9 (4.92%) Change Management
8 8 (4.37%) Migration
8 8 (4.37%) Network Management
9 7 (3.83%) Network Architecture
9 7 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (3.83%) Incident Management
9 7 (3.83%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (3.28%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (3.28%) Information Security
10 6 (3.28%) Database Security
11 5 (2.73%) Problem Management
12 4 (2.19%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.01%) SQL
2 3 (1.64%) Python
2 3 (1.64%) Shell Script
2 3 (1.64%) R
2 3 (1.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 183 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (34.43%) CCNA
3 57 (31.15%) CCIE
4 24 (13.11%) CCSP
4 24 (13.11%) CCDP
4 24 (13.11%) Degree
5 22 (12.02%) Security Cleared
6 18 (9.84%) JNCIS
7 16 (8.74%) JNCIE
7 16 (8.74%) SC Cleared
7 16 (8.74%) CISSP
8 14 (7.65%) CCIP
8 14 (7.65%) JNCIA
9 11 (6.01%) SCSA
9 11 (6.01%) CCSE
9 11 (6.01%) Sun Certification
9 11 (6.01%) CCSA
10 10 (5.46%) CCDA
11 6 (3.28%) CEH
11 6 (3.28%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.83%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.19%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.55%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.73%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.64%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 151 (82.51%) Cisco
2 58 (31.69%) F5
3 54 (29.51%) Juniper
4 24 (13.11%) CheckPoint
4 24 (13.11%) Microsoft
5 17 (9.29%) HP
6 16 (8.74%) VMware
7 12 (6.56%) Oracle
8 11 (6.01%) Veritas
8 11 (6.01%) Sun
9 9 (4.92%) Huawei
10 7 (3.83%) Dell
11 6 (3.28%) Nokia
12 5 (2.73%) Aruba
13 4 (2.19%) Sourcefire
13 4 (2.19%) Intel
13 4 (2.19%) IBM
14 2 (1.09%) Avaya
14 2 (1.09%) Blue Coat
14 2 (1.09%) NetScout
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K commission, car
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three Mobile
Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus, on-call allowance and overtime
Posted: 12 days ago