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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 78 69 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.13% 0.28% 1.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 0.86% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
175 233 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.64% 32.36% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 146 180 101
Average salary £33,500 £33,350 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.44% +2.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £22,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCIE
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 5 (50.00%) IPsec
3 5 (50.00%) DMVPN
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (40.00%) Multicast
4 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (40.00%) CCSP
4 4 (40.00%) Juniper
4 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) Network Design
4 4 (40.00%) VPLS
4 4 (40.00%) JNCIP
4 4 (40.00%) JNCIE
5 3 (30.00%) OSPF
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) BGP
6 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (20.00%) IPv6
6 2 (20.00%) CCNA
6 2 (20.00%) CCDA
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (20.00%) F5
6 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
7 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) MPLS
1 5 (50.00%) IPsec
1 5 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (40.00%) Multicast
2 4 (40.00%) VPLS
2 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
4 2 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (20.00%) IPv6
4 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IP Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IP Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior IP Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Communications Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCIE
3 4 (40.00%) CCSP
3 4 (40.00%) JNCIP
3 4 (40.00%) JNCIE
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) CCDA
5 1 (10.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) Infoblox
4 1 (10.00%) Imperva