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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 55 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 107 86 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.08% 3.32% 3.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.68% 9.37% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 81 55 68
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 £42,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £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
1105 918 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.14% 35.43% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 576 630 617
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 25 November 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Reading

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 168 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 152 (90.48%) Cisco
3 97 (57.74%) Firewall
4 72 (42.86%) Juniper
5 70 (41.67%) Telecoms
6 68 (40.48%) MPLS
7 56 (33.33%) OSPF
7 56 (33.33%) Network Security
8 54 (32.14%) BGP
9 51 (30.36%) F5
10 48 (28.57%) LAN
11 46 (27.38%) CCIE
12 41 (24.40%) VoIP
13 37 (22.02%) CheckPoint
14 36 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
15 34 (20.24%) Cisco Nexus
16 33 (19.64%) Mentoring
16 33 (19.64%) VPN
17 30 (17.86%) CCNA
18 29 (17.26%) Network Design
19 27 (16.07%) CCDP
20 26 (15.48%) DNS
20 26 (15.48%) WAN
21 25 (14.88%) TCP/IP
21 25 (14.88%) Huawei
21 25 (14.88%) Network Management
22 24 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
22 24 (14.29%) SNMP
23 23 (13.69%) BIG-IP
24 22 (13.10%) FortiGate

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (2.98%) Lync
2 3 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (6.55%) MS Office
2 8 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.79%) Office 365
1 3 (1.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (57.74%) Firewall
2 68 (40.48%) MPLS
3 56 (33.33%) OSPF
3 56 (33.33%) Network Security
4 54 (32.14%) BGP
5 48 (28.57%) LAN
6 41 (24.40%) VoIP
7 34 (20.24%) Cisco Nexus
8 33 (19.64%) VPN
9 26 (15.48%) DNS
9 26 (15.48%) WAN
10 25 (14.88%) TCP/IP
11 24 (14.29%) SNMP
11 24 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (13.69%) BIG-IP
13 20 (11.90%) IPv6
14 19 (11.31%) Ethernet
14 19 (11.31%) ATM
15 18 (10.71%) 3G
15 18 (10.71%) 4G
Development Applications
1 7 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 70 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.38%) Finance
3 3 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.60%) Banking
4 1 (0.60%) French Language
4 1 (0.60%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 68 (40.48%) Network Engineer
2 30 (17.86%) Security Engineer
3 25 (14.88%) Architect
4 19 (11.31%) Network Designer
4 19 (11.31%) Designer
5 18 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
6 15 (8.93%) Consultant
6 15 (8.93%) Network Architect
7 13 (7.74%) IP Engineer
8 12 (7.14%) Technical Design Authority
9 11 (6.55%) NOC Engineer
9 11 (6.55%) Team Leader
10 10 (5.95%) Security Designer
11 9 (5.36%) Network Manager
11 9 (5.36%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 8 (4.76%) Network Support
12 8 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
12 8 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
12 8 (4.76%) Support Engineer
12 8 (4.76%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.38%) XMPP
2 1 (0.60%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.76%) Smartphone
3 6 (3.57%) Economics
4 4 (2.38%) FlexPod
5 3 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.79%) CESG
6 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.14%) Linux
2 11 (6.55%) UNIX
3 7 (4.17%) Solaris
4 2 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.64%) Mentoring
2 29 (17.26%) Network Design
3 25 (14.88%) Network Management
4 18 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 17 (10.12%) Line Management
6 11 (6.55%) Problem Management
7 10 (5.95%) Network Architecture
7 10 (5.95%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (5.36%) Load Balancing
8 9 (5.36%) Project Management
9 8 (4.76%) Deep Packet Inspection
10 6 (3.57%) ITIL
10 6 (3.57%) Validation
10 6 (3.57%) SWOT Analysis
11 5 (2.98%) Migration
11 5 (2.98%) SIEM
11 5 (2.98%) Capacity Management
12 4 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (1.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (1.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.76%) SQL
2 2 (1.19%) Python
2 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 168 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (27.38%) CCIE
3 30 (17.86%) CCNA
4 27 (16.07%) CCDP
5 20 (11.90%) CCIP
6 19 (11.31%) CISSP
6 19 (11.31%) Security Cleared
7 18 (10.71%) SC Cleared
8 17 (10.12%) JNCIS
9 16 (9.52%) CCDA
10 9 (5.36%) CCSA
10 9 (5.36%) CCSE
11 7 (4.17%) SCSA
11 7 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (4.17%) Sun Certification
11 7 (4.17%) MCSE
11 7 (4.17%) JNCIE
11 7 (4.17%) JNCIA
11 7 (4.17%) MCITP
11 7 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) SLA
2 4 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (7.74%) ProxySG
2 10 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (13.10%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 152 (90.48%) Cisco
2 72 (42.86%) Juniper
3 51 (30.36%) F5
4 37 (22.02%) CheckPoint
5 25 (14.88%) Huawei
6 21 (12.50%) HP
7 18 (10.71%) Microsoft
7 18 (10.71%) Blue Coat
8 17 (10.12%) Aruba
9 12 (7.14%) VMware
10 8 (4.76%) NetApp
10 8 (4.76%) Veritas
10 8 (4.76%) Sun
10 8 (4.76%) Oracle
11 7 (4.17%) NetScout
12 5 (2.98%) SevOne
12 5 (2.98%) BMC
13 4 (2.38%) McAfee
13 4 (2.38%) IBM
13 4 (2.38%) Fortinet
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