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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 30 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 7 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.87% 10.57% 10.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.86% 21.67% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £31,000 £36,851
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £50,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
59 60 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 32.60% 48.78% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 22 12
Average salary £31,000 £34,000 £36,787
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £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 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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -6 7 £42,000 -9.18%
CCNP
West Midlands

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) Network Design
5 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
5 3 (37.50%) Network Management
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (37.50%) CCNA
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) CCDP
6 2 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (25.00%) IPv4
6 2 (25.00%) IPv6
6 2 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) Nokia
6 2 (25.00%) OSPF
6 2 (25.00%) BGP
6 2 (25.00%) DDNS
6 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (25.00%) Mentoring

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) IPv4
3 2 (25.00%) IPv6
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) DDNS
3 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Data Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) CCDP
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (25.00%) Brocade
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Nokia
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet