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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 90 83 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -44
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 56 59 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.45% 2.45% 5.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.80% 5.94% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 99
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £31,750 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £60,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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
824 994 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.11% 41.31% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 565 677 686
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +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 3 July 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Reading

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 131 (85.06%) Cisco
3 103 (66.88%) Firewall
4 68 (44.16%) MPLS
5 65 (42.21%) F5
6 59 (38.31%) BGP
7 58 (37.66%) CCNA
8 51 (33.12%) CCIE
9 47 (30.52%) Cisco Nexus
10 45 (29.22%) OSPF
11 44 (28.57%) TCP/IP
12 43 (27.92%) Telecoms
13 42 (27.27%) Data Centre
13 42 (27.27%) Network Security
13 42 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
14 39 (25.32%) Juniper
15 38 (24.68%) WAN
16 36 (23.38%) VPN
17 34 (22.08%) LAN
18 32 (20.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 31 (20.13%) VoIP
19 31 (20.13%) CheckPoint
20 29 (18.83%) DNS
21 24 (15.58%) Broadband
21 24 (15.58%) IPsec
21 24 (15.58%) Load Balancing
22 22 (14.29%) IPv4
23 21 (13.64%) Degree
24 20 (12.99%) VLAN
24 20 (12.99%) CCSP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (7.14%) Lync
2 2 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (8.44%) MS Office
2 10 (6.49%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) SaaS
1 1 (0.65%) PaaS
1 1 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 103 (66.88%) Firewall
2 68 (44.16%) MPLS
3 59 (38.31%) BGP
4 47 (30.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 45 (29.22%) OSPF
6 44 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 42 (27.27%) Network Security
7 42 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
8 38 (24.68%) WAN
9 36 (23.38%) VPN
10 34 (22.08%) LAN
11 32 (20.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 31 (20.13%) VoIP
13 29 (18.83%) DNS
14 24 (15.58%) Broadband
14 24 (15.58%) IPsec
15 22 (14.29%) IPv4
16 20 (12.99%) VLAN
17 19 (12.34%) Cisco PIX
17 19 (12.34%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.95%) SQL Server
General
1 43 (27.92%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.49%) Marketing
3 7 (4.55%) Banking
3 7 (4.55%) Finance
4 4 (2.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 76 (49.35%) Network Engineer
2 19 (12.34%) Consultant
2 19 (12.34%) Security Engineer
3 18 (11.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (9.09%) Architect
4 14 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 13 (8.44%) Network Architect
6 10 (6.49%) Marketing Manager
6 10 (6.49%) Senior Manager
6 10 (6.49%) Cisco Engineer
7 9 (5.84%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 9 (5.84%) Sales Consultant
8 8 (5.19%) Network Consultant
8 8 (5.19%) Voice Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) Network Operations Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (3.90%) Network Team Leader
9 6 (3.90%) Team Leader
10 5 (3.25%) Security Architect
10 5 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.74%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 19 (12.34%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.14%) Statistics
5 9 (5.84%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.55%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.79%) UNIX
2 11 (7.14%) Linux
3 6 (3.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.58%) Load Balancing
2 19 (12.34%) ITIL
3 16 (10.39%) Network Management
4 15 (9.74%) Network Design
5 14 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (6.49%) Open Source
6 10 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.19%) Project Management
9 7 (4.55%) Change Management
9 7 (4.55%) Migration
10 6 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (3.25%) Line Management
12 4 (2.60%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (2.60%) Security Architecture
12 4 (2.60%) Network Architecture
12 4 (2.60%) Software Deployment
12 4 (2.60%) Database Security
12 4 (2.60%) Information Security
12 4 (2.60%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.39%) Perl
2 8 (5.19%) Python
3 4 (2.60%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 154 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (37.66%) CCNA
3 51 (33.12%) CCIE
4 21 (13.64%) Degree
5 20 (12.99%) CCSP
6 18 (11.69%) CISSP
7 16 (10.39%) CCDP
7 16 (10.39%) CCSA
7 16 (10.39%) CCSE
8 15 (9.74%) JNCIA
9 14 (9.09%) JNCIE
9 14 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 14 (9.09%) CCIP
10 12 (7.79%) SC Cleared
11 8 (5.19%) JNCIS
11 8 (5.19%) Check Point Certification
12 6 (3.90%) CCDA
13 5 (3.25%) JNCIP
14 4 (2.60%) CEH
14 4 (2.60%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.60%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.95%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.65%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (7.79%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.60%) Nagios
3 3 (1.95%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 131 (85.06%) Cisco
2 65 (42.21%) F5
3 39 (25.32%) Juniper
4 31 (20.13%) CheckPoint
5 18 (11.69%) VMware
6 14 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 8 (5.19%) Dell
8 6 (3.90%) Nokia
9 4 (2.60%) Sourcefire
9 4 (2.60%) Intel
9 4 (2.60%) IBM
10 3 (1.95%) HP
10 3 (1.95%) Avaya
11 2 (1.30%) ProCurve
11 2 (1.30%) Blue Coat
12 1 (0.65%) NetScout
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle
12 1 (0.65%) Nortel
Reading, Berkshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 24 days ago