The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 34 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.28% 0.89% 3.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.00% 4.35% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Average salary £59,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
CCNP
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
60 23 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.64% 20.54% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 52 11 34
Average salary £30,500 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.20% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Shropshire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Shropshire

CCNP
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -2 2 £59,000 -
Oswestry - 1 £34,500 -
CCNP
West Midlands

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) CCNA
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Network Design
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (20.00%) Brocade
6 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (20.00%) Network Management
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (20.00%) DDNS
6 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) IPv4
6 2 (20.00%) IPv6
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 1 (10.00%) SNMP
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) MS Visio

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (20.00%) DDNS
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) IPv4
3 2 (20.00%) IPv6
4 1 (10.00%) SNMP
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Network Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Services Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCDP
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Brocade
3 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee
4 1 (10.00%) BT
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia
4 1 (10.00%) Fortinet