The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 161 127 113
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -14
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 387 434 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.74% 2.00% 2.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.22% 6.27% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 317 364 488
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CCNP
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7410 6925 7895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.33% 31.97% 34.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5641 5581 6763
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CCNP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

CCNP Salary Trend in the South East

CCNP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in the South East

CCNP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
Berkshire -21 127 £45,000 -10.00% 17
Surrey -3 82 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Hampshire -10 70 £42,500 - 12
Kent +2 28 £42,500 -2.85% 2
West Sussex +3 23 £38,250 -46.31%
Buckinghamshire -10 22 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Oxfordshire -3 16 £46,500 -7.00% 3
East Sussex -32 10 £46,250 -2.63%
Middlesex -10 5 £35,000 -17.64%
Home Counties - 2 £35,000 -
M4 Corridor +2 1 £62,500 +38.88%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 779 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 699 (89.73%) Cisco
3 442 (56.74%) Firewall
4 383 (49.17%) CCNA
5 279 (35.82%) Juniper
6 262 (33.63%) WAN
7 243 (31.19%) LAN
8 224 (28.75%) Cisco ASA
9 190 (24.39%) CheckPoint
10 172 (22.08%) CCIE
11 165 (21.18%) Windows
12 164 (21.05%) VMware
13 162 (20.80%) Microsoft
14 159 (20.41%) F5
15 155 (19.90%) MPLS
16 154 (19.77%) Network Security
17 152 (19.51%) VPN
18 130 (16.69%) OSPF
19 129 (16.56%) BGP
20 126 (16.17%) VoIP
21 122 (15.66%) ITIL
22 102 (13.09%) Microsoft Certification
23 100 (12.84%) Load Balancing
24 98 (12.58%) Telecoms
25 96 (12.32%) DNS
26 95 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
27 86 (11.04%) Cisco Nexus
28 85 (10.91%) TCP/IP
29 84 (10.78%) SAN
30 82 (10.53%) HP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 54 (6.93%) MS Exchange
2 46 (5.91%) Lync
3 32 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 23 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (2.18%) IIS
8 12 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
9 9 (1.16%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.90%) Lotus Domino
10 7 (0.90%) GroupWise
11 5 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 68 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.31%) MS Office
3 12 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.03%) Office 365
2 3 (0.39%) IaaS
2 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 442 (56.74%) Firewall
2 262 (33.63%) WAN
3 243 (31.19%) LAN
4 224 (28.75%) Cisco ASA
5 155 (19.90%) MPLS
6 154 (19.77%) Network Security
7 152 (19.51%) VPN
8 130 (16.69%) OSPF
9 129 (16.56%) BGP
10 126 (16.17%) VoIP
11 96 (12.32%) DNS
12 86 (11.04%) Cisco Nexus
13 85 (10.91%) TCP/IP
14 84 (10.78%) SAN
15 76 (9.76%) Wireless
16 73 (9.37%) IPsec
17 70 (8.99%) Cisco PIX
18 53 (6.80%) DHCP
19 51 (6.55%) Internet
20 49 (6.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.03%) MySQL
3 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 98 (12.58%) Telecoms
2 48 (6.16%) Finance
3 14 (1.80%) French Language
4 8 (1.03%) German Language
4 8 (1.03%) Italian Language
4 8 (1.03%) Legal
4 8 (1.03%) Banking
5 6 (0.77%) Electronics
6 5 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.51%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.51%) Military
7 4 (0.51%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.39%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.39%) Marketing
9 2 (0.26%) Billing
10 1 (0.13%) Retail
10 1 (0.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 372 (47.75%) Network Engineer
2 89 (11.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 88 (11.30%) Consultant
4 86 (11.04%) Security Engineer
5 60 (7.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 58 (7.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 58 (7.45%) Support Engineer
7 48 (6.16%) Network Security Engineer
8 47 (6.03%) Network Consultant
8 47 (6.03%) 3rd Line Support
9 45 (5.78%) Architect
10 40 (5.13%) Analyst
10 40 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 31 (3.98%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 25 (3.21%) Network Support
13 24 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 21 (2.70%) NOC Engineer
15 20 (2.57%) IP Engineer
16 19 (2.44%) Operations Engineer
16 19 (2.44%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (0.90%) ODBC
2 4 (0.51%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.26%) XMPP
4 1 (0.13%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (1.93%) Statistics
2 14 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 9 (1.16%) Smartphone
5 8 (1.03%) Clustering
6 7 (0.90%) Blackberry
6 7 (0.90%) iPhone
7 6 (0.77%) Mathematics
8 5 (0.64%) Firmware
9 4 (0.51%) CESG
9 4 (0.51%) PKI
9 4 (0.51%) HP StorageWorks
9 4 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.39%) NHS
10 3 (0.39%) DTV
10 3 (0.39%) Replication
11 2 (0.26%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.26%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.26%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 165 (21.18%) Windows
2 81 (10.40%) Linux
3 59 (7.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (5.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (3.98%) Windows 7
6 28 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (2.95%) UNIX
8 21 (2.70%) Windows XP
9 18 (2.31%) CentOS
10 15 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (1.41%) Windows 8
12 8 (1.03%) Windows Vista
13 7 (0.90%) Android
13 7 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.51%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.26%) Solaris
15 2 (0.26%) SUSE
16 1 (0.13%) Debian
16 1 (0.13%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (15.66%) ITIL
2 100 (12.84%) Load Balancing
3 57 (7.32%) Network Design
4 53 (6.80%) Network Management
5 43 (5.52%) Project Management
6 33 (4.24%) PRINCE2
7 27 (3.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (2.57%) Migration
8 20 (2.57%) Change Management
9 18 (2.31%) Information Security
9 18 (2.31%) Time Management
10 17 (2.18%) Root Cause Analysis
11 16 (2.05%) Network Architecture
11 16 (2.05%) Incident Management
12 15 (1.93%) Data Security
12 15 (1.93%) Network Load Balancing
13 13 (1.67%) Capacity Management
13 13 (1.67%) Change Control
13 13 (1.67%) Service Delivery
14 12 (1.54%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (4.24%) SQL
2 12 (1.54%) Perl
3 9 (1.16%) Shell Script
4 7 (0.90%) Python
5 6 (0.77%) PowerShell
5 6 (0.77%) C
6 4 (0.51%) PHP
7 1 (0.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 779 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 383 (49.17%) CCNA
3 172 (22.08%) CCIE
4 102 (13.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 76 (9.76%) MCSE
6 69 (8.86%) Security Cleared
7 64 (8.22%) CCSE
8 62 (7.96%) Degree
9 54 (6.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 54 (6.93%) CCSP
9 54 (6.93%) CCIP
10 52 (6.68%) JNCIA
10 52 (6.68%) SC Cleared
11 46 (5.91%) CCSA
12 42 (5.39%) CISSP
13 36 (4.62%) MCSA
14 34 (4.36%) ITIL Certification
15 32 (4.11%) CCDP
15 32 (4.11%) MCITP
16 31 (3.98%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.91%) SLA
2 17 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.77%) GPG13
6 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 95 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (10.14%) Active Directory
3 32 (4.11%) vSphere
4 21 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
4 21 (2.70%) XenApp
5 19 (2.44%) UAG
5 19 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 19 (2.44%) Snort
6 18 (2.31%) XenDesktop
7 14 (1.80%) vCloud
8 12 (1.54%) Hyper-V
8 12 (1.54%) ProxySG
9 6 (0.77%) ISA Server
9 6 (0.77%) Squid
9 6 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.51%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.13%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 22 (2.82%) FortiGate
2 20 (2.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 15 (1.93%) SCSM
4 12 (1.54%) SolarWinds Orion
5 8 (1.03%) SCOM
5 8 (1.03%) Cisco UCCX
6 7 (0.90%) SCCM
6 7 (0.90%) Foglight
6 7 (0.90%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.77%) Netcool
8 5 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (0.39%) Nagios
10 2 (0.26%) CiscoWorks
10 2 (0.26%) SmokePing
10 2 (0.26%) Cacti
11 1 (0.13%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
11 1 (0.13%) OpenView
11 1 (0.13%) ARCserve
11 1 (0.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 699 (89.73%) Cisco
2 279 (35.82%) Juniper
3 190 (24.39%) CheckPoint
4 164 (21.05%) VMware
5 162 (20.80%) Microsoft
6 159 (20.41%) F5
7 82 (10.53%) HP
8 65 (8.34%) Blue Coat
9 45 (5.78%) Citrix
10 32 (4.11%) NetApp
10 32 (4.11%) McAfee
11 30 (3.85%) Riverbed
12 28 (3.59%) Websense
13 27 (3.47%) SolarWinds
14 26 (3.34%) Fortinet
15 23 (2.95%) Nokia
16 21 (2.70%) Sourcefire
17 19 (2.44%) Huawei
18 18 (2.31%) ProCurve
18 18 (2.31%) Symantec
Maidstone, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7.5K Shift
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £73,200 to £85,200 per annum Pension + Life Cover + Private Medic
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £27k per year + £4000 shift allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus, car, other benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago