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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 54 70 54
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 101 83 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.95% 3.34% 4.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.07% 8.98% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 76 50 82
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1114 924 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 43.62% 37.14% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 583 625 574
Average salary £45,000 £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 £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
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 24 December 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Reading

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 167 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 146 (87.43%) Cisco
3 95 (56.89%) Firewall
4 75 (44.91%) Juniper
5 69 (41.32%) MPLS
6 65 (38.92%) Telecoms
7 55 (32.93%) Network Security
8 54 (32.34%) OSPF
9 53 (31.74%) BGP
10 50 (29.94%) F5
11 49 (29.34%) LAN
11 49 (29.34%) CCIE
12 39 (23.35%) VoIP
13 37 (22.16%) Cisco Nexus
14 36 (21.56%) Analytical Skills
15 34 (20.36%) VPN
16 32 (19.16%) CCNA
17 31 (18.56%) CheckPoint
17 31 (18.56%) Network Design
18 30 (17.96%) CCDP
18 30 (17.96%) Mentoring
19 28 (16.77%) WAN
20 26 (15.57%) ATM
21 25 (14.97%) DNS
21 25 (14.97%) HP
21 25 (14.97%) Security Cleared
22 24 (14.37%) Ethernet
22 24 (14.37%) TCP/IP
23 22 (13.17%) IPv6
24 21 (12.57%) JNCIS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (1.20%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (6.59%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 95 (56.89%) Firewall
2 69 (41.32%) MPLS
3 55 (32.93%) Network Security
4 54 (32.34%) OSPF
5 53 (31.74%) BGP
6 49 (29.34%) LAN
7 39 (23.35%) VoIP
8 37 (22.16%) Cisco Nexus
9 34 (20.36%) VPN
10 28 (16.77%) WAN
11 26 (15.57%) ATM
12 25 (14.97%) DNS
13 24 (14.37%) Ethernet
13 24 (14.37%) TCP/IP
14 22 (13.17%) IPv6
15 20 (11.98%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (10.78%) EIGRP
16 18 (10.78%) SNMP
17 16 (9.58%) PPP
18 15 (8.98%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 11 (6.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 65 (38.92%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.20%) Finance
3 2 (1.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (46.11%) Network Engineer
2 28 (16.77%) Security Engineer
3 22 (13.17%) Network Security Engineer
4 21 (12.57%) Architect
5 19 (11.38%) Network Designer
5 19 (11.38%) Designer
6 17 (10.18%) Consultant
7 15 (8.98%) Network Architect
8 13 (7.78%) NOC Engineer
9 12 (7.19%) Technical Design Authority
10 11 (6.59%) Cisco Engineer
11 10 (5.99%) Senior Network Engineer
11 10 (5.99%) Security Designer
12 9 (5.39%) Network Team Leader
12 9 (5.39%) Team Leader
13 7 (4.19%) Network Manager
13 7 (4.19%) Network Consultant
14 6 (3.59%) Pre Sales Consultant
14 6 (3.59%) Security Architect
14 6 (3.59%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.40%) XMPP
2 1 (0.60%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.59%) Economics
3 4 (2.40%) FlexPod
4 3 (1.80%) CESG
4 3 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.20%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.98%) Linux
2 13 (7.78%) UNIX
3 11 (6.59%) Solaris
4 1 (0.60%) Windows
4 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.56%) Network Design
2 30 (17.96%) Mentoring
3 20 (11.98%) Line Management
4 18 (10.78%) Incident Management
5 17 (10.18%) Network Management
6 12 (7.19%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (7.19%) Problem Management
7 11 (6.59%) Project Management
8 10 (5.99%) Network Architecture
9 9 (5.39%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.59%) SWOT Analysis
10 6 (3.59%) ITIL
11 5 (2.99%) Migration
11 5 (2.99%) SIEM
11 5 (2.99%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (1.80%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (1.80%) Information Security
13 2 (1.20%) Validation
13 2 (1.20%) Service Delivery
13 2 (1.20%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.59%) SQL
2 2 (1.20%) Python
2 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.20%) R
2 2 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 167 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (29.34%) CCIE
3 32 (19.16%) CCNA
4 30 (17.96%) CCDP
5 25 (14.97%) Security Cleared
6 21 (12.57%) JNCIS
6 21 (12.57%) SC Cleared
7 20 (11.98%) CCIP
8 16 (9.58%) CCDA
9 13 (7.78%) CISSP
10 11 (6.59%) Sun Certification
10 11 (6.59%) SCSA
10 11 (6.59%) Degree
11 8 (4.79%) CCSP
12 7 (4.19%) JNCIE
13 6 (3.59%) JNCIA
14 4 (2.40%) MCITP
14 4 (2.40%) VTSP
14 4 (2.40%) MCSE
14 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.79%) SLA
2 4 (2.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.19%) ProxySG
3 4 (2.40%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (8.98%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.80%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 146 (87.43%) Cisco
2 75 (44.91%) Juniper
3 50 (29.94%) F5
4 31 (18.56%) CheckPoint
5 25 (14.97%) HP
6 21 (12.57%) Huawei
7 18 (10.78%) Microsoft
8 17 (10.18%) Aruba
9 14 (8.38%) VMware
10 11 (6.59%) Oracle
10 11 (6.59%) Sun
10 11 (6.59%) Veritas
11 10 (5.99%) Blue Coat
12 7 (4.19%) NetApp
12 7 (4.19%) NetScout
13 5 (2.99%) SevOne
13 5 (2.99%) BMC
14 4 (2.40%) IBM
14 4 (2.40%) McAfee
14 4 (2.40%) Sourcefire
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K bonus
Posted: 15 days ago