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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 28 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.05% - 3.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.58% - 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
76 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 31.15% 24.04% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 53 23 8
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) CCNA
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Fortinet
4 4 (44.44%) F5
4 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 4 (44.44%) McAfee
4 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
7 1 (11.11%) BT
7 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (11.11%) VMware
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
7 1 (11.11%) Network Design
7 1 (11.11%) Brocade
7 1 (11.11%) VLAN
7 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
7 1 (11.11%) Time Management
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) DDNS
3 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) IPv4
3 1 (11.11%) IPv6
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Network Services Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Fortinet
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) McAfee
2 4 (44.44%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) BT
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Brocade
4 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix