The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 30 51 41
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 8 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.28% 1.03% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.11% 3.16% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £31,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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 Solihull region.

Qualifications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
61 95 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 25.00% 32.65% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 54 48 87
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,265 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

CCNP
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Solihull

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Solihull

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 8 (80.00%) CCNA
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 5 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) VoIP
6 4 (40.00%) OSPF
6 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (40.00%) F5
6 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (30.00%) Network Management
7 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (30.00%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (30.00%) PABX
7 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
7 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (30.00%) Android
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (30.00%) Brocade
7 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
7 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
7 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) VoIP
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (30.00%) PABX
4 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) VPN
6 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (10.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Finnish Language
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
2 1 (10.00%) Norwegian Language
2 1 (10.00%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (30.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Network Management
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) CCNA
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Brocade
3 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint