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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 76 64 76
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 67 75 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.66% 3.27% 2.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.59% 8.70% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 44 64 53
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,125 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
1017 862 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.44% 37.61% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 628 637 603
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Reading

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 123 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (95.12%) Cisco
3 76 (61.79%) Firewall
4 58 (47.15%) Juniper
5 42 (34.15%) OSPF
5 42 (34.15%) BGP
5 42 (34.15%) F5
6 40 (32.52%) Telecoms
7 38 (30.89%) MPLS
8 37 (30.08%) CheckPoint
9 34 (27.64%) VoIP
9 34 (27.64%) Network Security
10 33 (26.83%) WAN
11 32 (26.02%) CCIE
12 31 (25.20%) LAN
13 29 (23.58%) CCNA
13 29 (23.58%) Mentoring
14 26 (21.14%) Network Management
14 26 (21.14%) SNMP
15 24 (19.51%) DNS
16 23 (18.70%) VPN
17 22 (17.89%) Huawei
18 21 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (17.07%) Blue Coat
19 20 (16.26%) BIG-IP
20 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
20 18 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
21 17 (13.82%) 4G
21 17 (13.82%) FortiGate
21 17 (13.82%) MVNO

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (4.07%) Lync
2 4 (3.25%) GroupWise
2 4 (3.25%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.07%) MS Office
2 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) Office 365
1 3 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (61.79%) Firewall
2 42 (34.15%) OSPF
2 42 (34.15%) BGP
3 38 (30.89%) MPLS
4 34 (27.64%) VoIP
4 34 (27.64%) Network Security
5 33 (26.83%) WAN
6 31 (25.20%) LAN
7 26 (21.14%) SNMP
8 24 (19.51%) DNS
9 23 (18.70%) VPN
10 20 (16.26%) BIG-IP
11 18 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 17 (13.82%) 4G
12 17 (13.82%) MVNO
12 17 (13.82%) 3G
13 16 (13.01%) TCP/IP
13 16 (13.01%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (11.38%) IPsec
15 13 (10.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
General
1 40 (32.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.25%) Finance
2 4 (3.25%) French Language
2 4 (3.25%) Italian Language
3 3 (2.44%) Spanish Language
3 3 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 43 (34.96%) Network Engineer
2 22 (17.89%) Security Engineer
3 20 (16.26%) Architect
4 14 (11.38%) IP Engineer
5 10 (8.13%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (7.32%) Consultant
6 9 (7.32%) Network Designer
6 9 (7.32%) Team Leader
6 9 (7.32%) Designer
7 8 (6.50%) Technical Design Authority
8 7 (5.69%) Network Architect
8 7 (5.69%) NOC Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Network Team Leader
9 6 (4.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 6 (4.88%) Network Manager
9 6 (4.88%) Operations Manager
9 6 (4.88%) Network Operations Manager
10 5 (4.07%) Senior IP Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) Senior Design Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.25%) ODBC
1 4 (3.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.32%) Smartphone
3 5 (4.07%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.25%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.25%) iPhone
5 3 (2.44%) FlexPod
5 3 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.32%) Windows
2 8 (6.50%) Linux
3 7 (5.69%) UNIX
4 4 (3.25%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.25%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (3.25%) Android
4 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.58%) Mentoring
2 26 (21.14%) Network Management
3 17 (13.82%) Network Design
4 10 (8.13%) ITIL
4 10 (8.13%) Load Balancing
5 9 (7.32%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 9 (7.32%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.69%) Validation
7 6 (4.88%) SIEM
8 5 (4.07%) Change Management
8 5 (4.07%) Capacity Management
9 4 (3.25%) Software Distribution
9 4 (3.25%) Line Management
9 4 (3.25%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.25%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (2.44%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.44%) Project Management
11 2 (1.63%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.63%) Migration
11 2 (1.63%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.88%) Shell Script
2 5 (4.07%) SQL
3 4 (3.25%) Python
3 4 (3.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 123 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (26.02%) CCIE
3 29 (23.58%) CCNA
4 16 (13.01%) CCIP
5 12 (9.76%) Security Cleared
6 11 (8.94%) SC Cleared
7 10 (8.13%) MCSE
7 10 (8.13%) CISSP
7 10 (8.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (8.13%) CCSA
7 10 (8.13%) MCITP
8 9 (7.32%) CCSE
8 9 (7.32%) JNCIA
9 8 (6.50%) CCDP
10 7 (5.69%) CCDA
11 6 (4.88%) Degree
12 5 (4.07%) CCSP
13 3 (2.44%) JNCIP
13 3 (2.44%) MCTS
13 3 (2.44%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (8.94%) ProxySG
2 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (13.82%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.63%) SmokePing
2 2 (1.63%) Nagios
2 2 (1.63%) Cacti
3 1 (0.81%) Netcool
Vendors
1 117 (95.12%) Cisco
2 58 (47.15%) Juniper
3 42 (34.15%) F5
4 37 (30.08%) CheckPoint
5 22 (17.89%) Huawei
6 21 (17.07%) Blue Coat
7 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
8 13 (10.57%) HP
9 9 (7.32%) Aruba
10 8 (6.50%) McAfee
11 7 (5.69%) NetApp
12 5 (4.07%) VMware
13 4 (3.25%) Fortinet
13 4 (3.25%) MobileIron
13 4 (3.25%) SOTI
13 4 (3.25%) TippingPoint
13 4 (3.25%) Websense
13 4 (3.25%) Symantec
14 3 (2.44%) IBM
14 3 (2.44%) ProCurve
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 19 days ago