The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 154 121 109
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -12
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 403 494 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.80% 2.23% 2.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.36% 6.78% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 325 417 506
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7516 7291 7985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.63% 32.88% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5811 5897 6851
Average salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCNP
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -28 127 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Surrey +23 117 £47,500 +4.10% 5
Hampshire -13 65 £42,500 +6.25% 4
West Sussex +20 29 £39,500 -41.48% 1
Kent -9 25 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Buckinghamshire -25 15 £29,000 -37.29% 1
Oxfordshire -2 11 £42,500 -22.72% 3
East Sussex -19 9 £35,000 +5.26%
Middlesex -3 7 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Home Counties +5 2 £35,000 -30.00%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 793 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 726 (91.55%) Cisco
3 450 (56.75%) Firewall
4 418 (52.71%) CCNA
5 287 (36.19%) Juniper
6 273 (34.43%) WAN
7 268 (33.80%) LAN
8 215 (27.11%) Cisco ASA
9 175 (22.07%) CheckPoint
10 174 (21.94%) Microsoft
11 169 (21.31%) Windows
12 161 (20.30%) VPN
13 160 (20.18%) CCIE
14 154 (19.42%) VMware
15 153 (19.29%) F5
16 146 (18.41%) MPLS
17 141 (17.78%) Network Security
18 138 (17.40%) VoIP
19 130 (16.39%) ITIL
20 122 (15.38%) BGP
21 115 (14.50%) Load Balancing
22 114 (14.38%) OSPF
23 112 (14.12%) DNS
24 110 (13.87%) Microsoft Certification
25 109 (13.75%) Telecoms
26 93 (11.73%) HP
27 89 (11.22%) Active Directory
28 88 (11.10%) Security Cleared
29 86 (10.84%) SAN
30 85 (10.72%) VMware Infrastructure

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 56 (7.06%) MS Exchange
2 54 (6.81%) Lync
3 33 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (3.40%) SharePoint
5 25 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 22 (2.77%) IIS
8 12 (1.51%) Office Communications Server
9 9 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (1.13%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.76%) GroupWise
10 6 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.13%) Moodle
12 1 (0.13%) SAS
12 1 (0.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 73 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.03%) MS Office
3 13 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.39%) Office 365
2 4 (0.50%) SaaS
3 3 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.38%) IaaS
4 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 450 (56.75%) Firewall
2 273 (34.43%) WAN
3 268 (33.80%) LAN
4 215 (27.11%) Cisco ASA
5 161 (20.30%) VPN
6 146 (18.41%) MPLS
7 141 (17.78%) Network Security
8 138 (17.40%) VoIP
9 122 (15.38%) BGP
10 114 (14.38%) OSPF
11 112 (14.12%) DNS
12 86 (10.84%) SAN
13 83 (10.47%) Cisco Nexus
14 82 (10.34%) Wireless
14 82 (10.34%) TCP/IP
15 76 (9.58%) IPsec
16 70 (8.83%) VLAN
17 68 (8.58%) DHCP
18 66 (8.32%) Internet
19 65 (8.20%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.01%) MySQL
3 5 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 109 (13.75%) Telecoms
2 50 (6.31%) Finance
3 14 (1.77%) French Language
4 10 (1.26%) Legal
4 10 (1.26%) German Language
5 8 (1.01%) Banking
5 8 (1.01%) Italian Language
6 6 (0.76%) Electronics
6 6 (0.76%) Retail
7 5 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.50%) Military
8 4 (0.50%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.50%) Marketing
8 4 (0.50%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.38%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.25%) Back Office
11 1 (0.13%) Billing
11 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 374 (47.16%) Network Engineer
2 95 (11.98%) Senior Network Engineer
3 84 (10.59%) Consultant
4 74 (9.33%) Security Engineer
5 68 (8.58%) Support Engineer
6 57 (7.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 49 (6.18%) Network Consultant
8 48 (6.05%) Cisco Engineer
9 47 (5.93%) Analyst
10 45 (5.67%) Network Security Engineer
11 44 (5.55%) 3rd Line Support
12 34 (4.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 34 (4.29%) Architect
13 33 (4.16%) Network Support
14 30 (3.78%) Pre Sales Consultant
15 24 (3.03%) Technical Support
15 24 (3.03%) IP Engineer
16 23 (2.90%) Network Support Engineer
17 21 (2.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 21 (2.65%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (0.76%) ODBC
2 4 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.13%) XMPP
3 1 (0.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (2.52%) Statistics
2 17 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (1.26%) Clustering
3 10 (1.26%) Computer Science
4 9 (1.13%) Smartphone
4 9 (1.13%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.13%) Firmware
5 8 (1.01%) Mathematics
6 7 (0.88%) Blackberry
7 6 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (0.76%) iPhone
8 5 (0.63%) HP StorageWorks
9 4 (0.50%) CESG
9 4 (0.50%) PKI
10 3 (0.38%) DTV
10 3 (0.38%) Replication
10 3 (0.38%) NHS
10 3 (0.38%) Biometrics
11 2 (0.25%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 169 (21.31%) Windows
2 81 (10.21%) Linux
3 63 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (5.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (4.41%) UNIX
6 32 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (3.66%) Windows 7
8 23 (2.90%) Windows XP
9 19 (2.40%) Windows 8
10 13 (1.64%) CentOS
11 11 (1.39%) Solaris
12 8 (1.01%) Windows Vista
12 8 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
13 6 (0.76%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.76%) Android
14 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.13%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (16.39%) ITIL
2 115 (14.50%) Load Balancing
3 62 (7.82%) Network Management
4 48 (6.05%) Network Design
5 46 (5.80%) Project Management
6 32 (4.04%) PRINCE2
7 28 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 25 (3.15%) Time Management
9 24 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
10 20 (2.52%) Problem Management
11 19 (2.40%) Information Security
12 18 (2.27%) Migration
12 18 (2.27%) Data Security
13 16 (2.02%) Service Delivery
13 16 (2.02%) Change Management
13 16 (2.02%) Capacity Planning
14 15 (1.89%) Capacity Management
14 15 (1.89%) Network Monitoring
14 15 (1.89%) Network Load Balancing
14 15 (1.89%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (5.17%) SQL
2 16 (2.02%) Perl
3 8 (1.01%) Shell Script
3 8 (1.01%) C
3 8 (1.01%) PowerShell
4 6 (0.76%) Python
5 4 (0.50%) PHP
6 1 (0.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 793 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 418 (52.71%) CCNA
3 160 (20.18%) CCIE
4 110 (13.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 88 (11.10%) Security Cleared
6 81 (10.21%) Degree
7 80 (10.09%) MCSE
8 60 (7.57%) SC Cleared
9 58 (7.31%) CCSE
10 54 (6.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 50 (6.31%) JNCIA
12 47 (5.93%) MCSA
13 45 (5.67%) CCSP
14 44 (5.55%) CCSA
15 42 (5.30%) CISSP
16 40 (5.04%) CCIP
17 38 (4.79%) MCITP
18 37 (4.67%) CCDP
19 33 (4.16%) ITIL Certification
20 29 (3.66%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.43%) SLA
2 17 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.88%) GPG13
5 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.13%) DICOM
System Software
1 89 (11.22%) Active Directory
2 85 (10.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (3.53%) vSphere
4 24 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 24 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
5 22 (2.77%) UAG
5 22 (2.77%) XenApp
6 21 (2.65%) XenDesktop
6 21 (2.65%) Snort
7 19 (2.40%) Hyper-V
8 14 (1.77%) ProxySG
9 10 (1.26%) vCloud
10 9 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.88%) Squid
11 7 (0.88%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.50%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 24 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 23 (2.90%) FortiGate
3 15 (1.89%) SCSM
4 13 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
5 10 (1.26%) Backup Exec
5 10 (1.26%) SCCM
5 10 (1.26%) SCOM
6 9 (1.13%) Foglight
7 8 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
8 6 (0.76%) Nagios
8 6 (0.76%) CiscoWorks
9 3 (0.38%) ARCserve
9 3 (0.38%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.25%) SmokePing
10 2 (0.25%) Netcool
10 2 (0.25%) Nessus
10 2 (0.25%) Cacti
11 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
11 1 (0.13%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 726 (91.55%) Cisco
2 287 (36.19%) Juniper
3 175 (22.07%) CheckPoint
4 174 (21.94%) Microsoft
5 154 (19.42%) VMware
6 153 (19.29%) F5
7 93 (11.73%) HP
8 68 (8.58%) Blue Coat
9 51 (6.43%) Citrix
10 36 (4.54%) McAfee
10 36 (4.54%) Riverbed
11 35 (4.41%) Fortinet
12 30 (3.78%) NetApp
13 27 (3.40%) Websense
13 27 (3.40%) SolarWinds
14 24 (3.03%) Symantec
15 23 (2.90%) Huawei
16 22 (2.77%) ProCurve
17 21 (2.65%) Sourcefire
17 21 (2.65%) Nokia
Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Car Allow + OT
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Car + Benefits
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
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £79000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus, car
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension and bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits and training
Posted: 14 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
Henry Schein
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CapQuest Debt Recovery Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + flexible benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago