The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 58 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 10 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.63% 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.26% 1.78% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 3
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +52.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £53,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
CCNP
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
108 169 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.62% 23.57% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80 146 157
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £23,575 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

CCNP
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Sheffield region.

CCNP Salary Trend in Sheffield

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (95.00%) Cisco
3 12 (60.00%) Firewall
4 11 (55.00%) VMware
4 11 (55.00%) CCIE
4 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
4 11 (55.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (55.00%) CCDE
4 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
5 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (50.00%) CCSP
5 10 (50.00%) Windows
5 10 (50.00%) Linux
6 9 (45.00%) Symantec
6 9 (45.00%) F5
6 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (40.00%) Salt
8 7 (35.00%) Opsview
8 7 (35.00%) Graphite
8 7 (35.00%) Network Architecture
8 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (35.00%) Information Security
8 7 (35.00%) Internet
8 7 (35.00%) Nagios
9 6 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (30.00%) Subversion
9 6 (30.00%) JIRA
9 6 (30.00%) Git (software)

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (30.00%) CloudStack
2 5 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) Internet
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (15.00%) BGP
4 3 (15.00%) DNS
4 3 (15.00%) OSPF
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (10.00%) MPLS
5 2 (10.00%) VPN
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) Junos
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) NAS
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
6 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Big Data
1 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (25.00%) Informix
1 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (30.00%) JIRA
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Hudson
2 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (25.00%) LAMP
3 2 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (25.00%) IBM XIV
3 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 4 (20.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (15.00%) Clustering
6 2 (10.00%) CLARiiON
7 1 (5.00%) iPad
7 1 (5.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
1 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Information Security
1 7 (35.00%) Network Architecture
1 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (30.00%) High Availability
3 4 (20.00%) Time Management
3 4 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Network Design
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (20.00%) Perl
2 3 (15.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) Ruby
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (55.00%) CCDE
2 11 (55.00%) CCIE
2 11 (55.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (50.00%) CCSP
4 5 (25.00%) CISSP
5 4 (20.00%) CCNA
5 4 (20.00%) CCVP
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (5.00%) CCDA
7 1 (5.00%) CCDP
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (40.00%) Salt
3 7 (35.00%) Graphite
3 7 (35.00%) Nagios
3 7 (35.00%) Opsview
4 6 (30.00%) Puppet
5 5 (25.00%) Ansible
6 4 (20.00%) Cacti
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (15.00%) Grafana
8 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
8 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) F5
3 9 (45.00%) Symantec
4 5 (25.00%) IBM
4 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (20.00%) NetApp
6 3 (15.00%) Juniper
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) Dell
7 2 (10.00%) EMC
7 2 (10.00%) Veritas
8 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft