The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 75 49 91
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +42
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 58 101 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.51% 4.45% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.03% 11.44% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33 88 38
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +5.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
962 883 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.63% 38.90% 34.77%
Number of salaries quoted 625 708 672
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCNP
Berkshire

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 22 July 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Reading

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 107 (93.04%) Cisco
3 72 (62.61%) Firewall
4 54 (46.96%) Juniper
5 46 (40.00%) F5
6 41 (35.65%) Telecoms
7 39 (33.91%) CCNA
8 38 (33.04%) MPLS
9 37 (32.17%) BGP
10 35 (30.43%) CheckPoint
11 32 (27.83%) OSPF
12 30 (26.09%) VoIP
13 29 (25.22%) CCIE
14 28 (24.35%) WAN
15 27 (23.48%) VPN
16 24 (20.87%) Network Security
16 24 (20.87%) Cisco ASA
17 21 (18.26%) DNS
17 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
17 21 (18.26%) LAN
18 20 (17.39%) SNMP
18 20 (17.39%) Blue Coat
18 20 (17.39%) Security Cleared
18 20 (17.39%) Network Management
19 18 (15.65%) BIG-IP
19 18 (15.65%) Huawei
20 17 (14.78%) IPsec
20 17 (14.78%) SC Cleared
21 16 (13.91%) Internet
21 16 (13.91%) TCP/IP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 8 (6.96%) Lync
2 7 (6.09%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.48%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (3.48%) GroupWise
3 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.61%) IIS
4 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 10 (8.70%) MS Office
2 7 (6.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Office 365
2 3 (2.61%) SaaS
2 3 (2.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (62.61%) Firewall
2 38 (33.04%) MPLS
3 37 (32.17%) BGP
4 32 (27.83%) OSPF
5 30 (26.09%) VoIP
6 28 (24.35%) WAN
7 27 (23.48%) VPN
8 24 (20.87%) Network Security
8 24 (20.87%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (18.26%) DNS
9 21 (18.26%) LAN
10 20 (17.39%) SNMP
11 18 (15.65%) BIG-IP
12 17 (14.78%) IPsec
13 16 (13.91%) Internet
13 16 (13.91%) TCP/IP
14 13 (11.30%) Cisco PIX
14 13 (11.30%) FWSM
14 13 (11.30%) Ethernet
14 13 (11.30%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
General
1 41 (35.65%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.48%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) French Language
2 4 (3.48%) Italian Language
3 3 (2.61%) Spanish Language
3 3 (2.61%) German Language
3 3 (2.61%) Legal
4 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (37.39%) Network Engineer
2 18 (15.65%) IP Engineer
2 18 (15.65%) Security Engineer
3 15 (13.04%) Architect
4 11 (9.57%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.70%) Consultant
5 10 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) NOC Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Network Support
8 5 (4.35%) Senior IP Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Senior Design Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 5 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Network Architect
8 5 (4.35%) Design Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Technical Support
9 4 (3.48%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.48%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.83%) Smartphone
2 4 (3.48%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.48%) iPhone
3 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.17%) UNIX
2 13 (11.30%) Windows
2 13 (11.30%) Linux
3 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.48%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.48%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.48%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (3.48%) Android
5 2 (1.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.39%) Network Management
2 14 (12.17%) ITIL
2 14 (12.17%) Network Design
3 13 (11.30%) Load Balancing
4 10 (8.70%) Change Management
5 8 (6.96%) Validation
5 8 (6.96%) Release Management
6 7 (6.09%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.35%) Capacity Management
8 4 (3.48%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.48%) SIEM
8 4 (3.48%) Software Distribution
8 4 (3.48%) Network Architecture
8 4 (3.48%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.48%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (2.61%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (1.74%) Change Control
10 2 (1.74%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (1.74%) Network Planning
10 2 (1.74%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.57%) Perl
2 10 (8.70%) SQL
3 8 (6.96%) Shell Script
4 6 (5.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 115 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (33.91%) CCNA
3 29 (25.22%) CCIE
4 20 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 17 (14.78%) SC Cleared
6 14 (12.17%) Degree
7 11 (9.57%) JNCIA
7 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (9.57%) MCSE
8 10 (8.70%) CCSA
8 10 (8.70%) CISSP
9 9 (7.83%) CCSE
10 7 (6.09%) MCITP
10 7 (6.09%) Sun Certification
11 5 (4.35%) SCSA
11 5 (4.35%) CCDP
12 4 (3.48%) CCSP
12 4 (3.48%) CCIP
12 4 (3.48%) MCTS
13 3 (2.61%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (7.83%) ProxySG
2 4 (3.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (10.43%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.61%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.61%) ARCserve
3 2 (1.74%) Nagios
3 2 (1.74%) SmokePing
3 2 (1.74%) Cacti
4 1 (0.87%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.87%) Netcool
Vendors
1 107 (93.04%) Cisco
2 54 (46.96%) Juniper
3 46 (40.00%) F5
4 35 (30.43%) CheckPoint
5 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
6 20 (17.39%) Blue Coat
7 18 (15.65%) Huawei
8 15 (13.04%) HP
9 8 (6.96%) Sun
10 7 (6.09%) Fortinet
11 6 (5.22%) Oracle
12 5 (4.35%) McAfee
13 4 (3.48%) Symantec
13 4 (3.48%) Websense
13 4 (3.48%) VMware
13 4 (3.48%) MobileIron
13 4 (3.48%) ProCurve
13 4 (3.48%) SOTI
13 4 (3.48%) TippingPoint
14 3 (2.61%) Riverbed
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £79000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus, car
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago