The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 42 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 18 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.63% 4.94% 3.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.28% 16.34% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 23
Average salary £39,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £45,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
194 202 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 39.11% 30.24% 37.15%
Number of salaries quoted 172 148 169
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCNP
Berkshire

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 10 July 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Slough

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (83.87%) Cisco
3 22 (70.97%) CCNA
4 15 (48.39%) Firewall
5 13 (41.94%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
6 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
7 9 (29.03%) Juniper
7 9 (29.03%) Windows
8 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
8 8 (25.81%) VPN
8 8 (25.81%) Network Security
9 7 (22.58%) MCITP
9 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (22.58%) MCSA
9 7 (22.58%) VoIP
10 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
11 5 (16.13%) Information Security
11 5 (16.13%) Wireless
11 5 (16.13%) Blue Coat
11 5 (16.13%) Websense
11 5 (16.13%) NetScreen
11 5 (16.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (16.13%) MCSE
11 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
11 5 (16.13%) GPG13
11 5 (16.13%) Cisco PIX

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 5 (16.13%) Lync
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) Firewall
2 13 (41.94%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (25.81%) Network Security
3 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.81%) VPN
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (22.58%) VoIP
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (16.13%) NetScreen
5 5 (16.13%) Wireless
6 4 (12.90%) MPLS
6 4 (12.90%) OSPF
6 4 (12.90%) BGP
7 3 (9.68%) H.323
7 3 (9.68%) ISDN
8 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
9 1 (3.23%) 4G
9 1 (3.23%) LTE
9 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.23%) UMTS
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Consultant
1 8 (25.81%) Network Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Support Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (16.13%) Security Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Network Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Network Security Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Network Support
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Network Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Network Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) NHS
1 3 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.45%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.23%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.68%) UNIX
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Information Security
2 3 (9.68%) Network Design
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (70.97%) CCNA
3 7 (22.58%) MCSA
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (22.58%) MCITP
4 5 (16.13%) MCSE
5 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.45%) CCIE
7 1 (3.23%) CCDA
7 1 (3.23%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
1 5 (16.13%) GPG13
2 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
1 5 (16.13%) Snort
1 5 (16.13%) Squid
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Cisco
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
3 9 (29.03%) Juniper
4 5 (16.13%) Websense
4 5 (16.13%) Blue Coat
4 5 (16.13%) Sourcefire
5 4 (12.90%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) Avaya
7 2 (6.45%) Dell
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix
7 2 (6.45%) ProCurve
7 2 (6.45%) Aerohive Networks