The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 45 60 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -29
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 16 11 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.76% 1.89% 5.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.30% 7.24% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 40
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CCNP
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
172 152 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 29.71% 26.16% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 144 117 216
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

CCNP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Slough

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Slough

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 59 (100.00%) Cisco
1 59 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (71.19%) Juniper
3 40 (67.80%) Network Security
4 39 (66.10%) Cisco ASA
5 38 (64.41%) CheckPoint
6 37 (62.71%) CCIE
6 37 (62.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 23 (38.98%) BGP
8 21 (35.59%) Firewall
8 21 (35.59%) OSPF
9 19 (32.20%) CCSA
9 19 (32.20%) CCSE
9 19 (32.20%) Nokia
9 19 (32.20%) MPLS
9 19 (32.20%) F5
10 15 (25.42%) CCNA
11 13 (22.03%) HP
11 13 (22.03%) Brocade
12 11 (18.64%) VPN
13 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
14 9 (15.25%) Network Design
14 9 (15.25%) WAN
15 8 (13.56%) LAN
16 7 (11.86%) Avaya
16 7 (11.86%) Change Management
16 7 (11.86%) Wireless
17 6 (10.17%) Data Security
17 6 (10.17%) IPsec
17 6 (10.17%) Finance

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (1.69%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (67.80%) Network Security
2 39 (66.10%) Cisco ASA
3 37 (62.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 23 (38.98%) BGP
5 21 (35.59%) Firewall
5 21 (35.59%) OSPF
6 19 (32.20%) MPLS
7 11 (18.64%) VPN
8 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
9 9 (15.25%) WAN
10 8 (13.56%) LAN
11 7 (11.86%) Wireless
12 6 (10.17%) IPsec
12 6 (10.17%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (10.17%) VoIP
12 6 (10.17%) Broadband
12 6 (10.17%) SSL
13 5 (8.47%) VLAN
14 4 (6.78%) IPv6
14 4 (6.78%) Ethernet
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Network Engineer
2 20 (33.90%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Consultant
4 10 (16.95%) Network Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Data Centre Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) IP Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Network Architect
8 2 (3.39%) IP Network Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Network Design Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Senior Network Support
9 1 (1.69%) Senior Network Support Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Cloud Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Network Support
9 1 (1.69%) Senior Support Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Design Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) UNIX
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Debian
2 1 (1.69%) CentOS
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) Network Design
2 7 (11.86%) Change Management
3 6 (10.17%) Data Security
3 6 (10.17%) Project Management
3 6 (10.17%) OpenUP
3 6 (10.17%) Network Management
3 6 (10.17%) Change Control
4 3 (5.08%) Network Architecture
5 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.39%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.39%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.69%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (62.71%) CCIE
3 19 (32.20%) CCSA
3 19 (32.20%) CCSE
4 15 (25.42%) CCNA
5 6 (10.17%) CCSP
5 6 (10.17%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.39%) CCIP
7 1 (1.69%) CCDA
7 1 (1.69%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (10.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Cisco
2 42 (71.19%) Juniper
3 38 (64.41%) CheckPoint
4 19 (32.20%) F5
4 19 (32.20%) Nokia
5 13 (22.03%) Brocade
5 13 (22.03%) HP
6 7 (11.86%) Avaya
7 6 (10.17%) SolarWinds
7 6 (10.17%) ServiceNow
8 4 (6.78%) BT
8 4 (6.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (1.69%) Microsoft