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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 65 41 68
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +27
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 35 124 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.88% 6.03% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.47% 16.96% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 33 96 55
Median salary £55,000 £58,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
413 731 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.94% 35.54% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 272 552 603
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Reading

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 92 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (93.48%) Cisco
3 51 (55.43%) Network Design
4 50 (54.35%) Firewall
5 41 (44.57%) CCIE
6 39 (42.39%) CCNA
7 34 (36.96%) CheckPoint
8 33 (35.87%) Juniper
9 29 (31.52%) F5
9 29 (31.52%) Data Centre
10 27 (29.35%) CCIP
10 27 (29.35%) Wireless
11 26 (28.26%) MPLS
12 25 (27.17%) BGP
12 25 (27.17%) VPN
12 25 (27.17%) Network Monitoring
12 25 (27.17%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (27.17%) Network Architecture
13 24 (26.09%) Cisco IOS
14 22 (23.91%) CCSP
14 22 (23.91%) Network Planning
15 20 (21.74%) Telecoms
15 20 (21.74%) OSPF
16 19 (20.65%) Network Security
17 16 (17.39%) ITIL
17 16 (17.39%) Network Management
18 15 (16.30%) SaaS
18 15 (16.30%) Windows
18 15 (16.30%) Service Delivery
19 14 (15.22%) Finance

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.09%) CMS
2 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Office
2 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.30%) SaaS
2 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (54.35%) Firewall
2 27 (29.35%) Wireless
3 26 (28.26%) MPLS
4 25 (27.17%) BGP
4 25 (27.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 25 (27.17%) VPN
5 24 (26.09%) Cisco IOS
6 20 (21.74%) OSPF
7 19 (20.65%) Network Security
8 14 (15.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 12 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (13.04%) SAN
10 11 (11.96%) Cisco PIX
10 11 (11.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 10 (10.87%) RIP
11 10 (10.87%) WAN
12 9 (9.78%) LAN
13 8 (8.70%) DNS
13 8 (8.70%) TCP/IP
13 8 (8.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 14 (15.22%) Finance
3 5 (5.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 64 (69.57%) Network Engineer
2 27 (29.35%) Cisco Engineer
3 20 (21.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 20 (21.74%) Lead Network Engineer
4 17 (18.48%) Senior Network Engineer
5 16 (17.39%) Support Engineer
6 15 (16.30%) Data Centre Engineer
6 15 (16.30%) Data Network Engineer
7 13 (14.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 13 (14.13%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
7 13 (14.13%) Network Operations Engineer
8 12 (13.04%) Network Support
8 12 (13.04%) Network Support Engineer
9 11 (11.96%) Cisco Support
9 11 (11.96%) NOC Engineer
9 11 (11.96%) Project Engineer
10 10 (10.87%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 10 (10.87%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 9 (9.78%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
11 9 (9.78%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.17%) Social Network
5 1 (1.09%) Fintech
5 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.30%) Windows
2 11 (11.96%) Linux
3 9 (9.78%) Unix
4 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (55.43%) Network Design
2 25 (27.17%) Network Architecture
2 25 (27.17%) Network Monitoring
3 22 (23.91%) Network Planning
4 16 (17.39%) ITIL
4 16 (17.39%) Network Management
5 15 (16.30%) Service Delivery
6 12 (13.04%) Change Control
7 11 (11.96%) Presales
7 11 (11.96%) Validation
8 5 (5.43%) Migration
8 5 (5.43%) Problem Management
9 4 (4.35%) Change Management
9 4 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.26%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.26%) Project Management
11 2 (2.17%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 2 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (2.17%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.17%) Perl
1 2 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 92 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (44.57%) CCIE
3 39 (42.39%) CCNA
4 27 (29.35%) CCIP
5 22 (23.91%) CCSP
6 13 (14.13%) JNCIA
7 10 (10.87%) CCSA
8 7 (7.61%) JNCIP
9 6 (6.52%) Degree
10 4 (4.35%) MCSE
10 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (3.26%) CCVP
11 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
12 2 (2.17%) CCNP Voice
12 2 (2.17%) JNCIS
12 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
13 1 (1.09%) CCSE
13 1 (1.09%) JNCIE
13 1 (1.09%) VCP5
13 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (7.61%) Cisco CME
3 6 (6.52%) FortiGate
4 4 (4.35%) SCCM
5 3 (3.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 86 (93.48%) Cisco
2 34 (36.96%) CheckPoint
3 33 (35.87%) Juniper
4 29 (31.52%) F5
5 12 (13.04%) Palo Alto
6 9 (9.78%) Citrix
7 8 (8.70%) Zeacom
8 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
8 7 (7.61%) Red Box
8 7 (7.61%) Verint
9 4 (4.35%) Huawei
9 4 (4.35%) NetApp
10 3 (3.26%) NetScout
11 2 (2.17%) Dell
11 2 (2.17%) Foundry
11 2 (2.17%) HP
12 1 (1.09%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.09%) Nokia
12 1 (1.09%) VMware