The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 57 42 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 41 51 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.42% 5.07% 2.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.95% 12.62% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 44 28
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,300 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £51,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
CCNP
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
343 404 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.58% 40.16% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 295 341 248
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -0.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CCNP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

CCNP Salary Trend in South Wales

CCNP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in South Wales

CCNP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Cardiff -4 19 £37,000 +1.36% 1
Newport +4 15 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Bridgend +2 7 £30,000 -47.82% 2
CCNP
Wales

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 87 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (96.55%) Cisco
3 60 (68.97%) Firewall
4 52 (59.77%) CCNA
5 44 (50.57%) CheckPoint
5 44 (50.57%) Cisco ASA
6 34 (39.08%) WAN
7 32 (36.78%) Wireless
8 28 (32.18%) LAN
9 26 (29.89%) Microsoft
10 24 (27.59%) Network Management
11 22 (25.29%) Juniper
12 21 (24.14%) Dell
12 21 (24.14%) Cisco Nexus
13 20 (22.99%) Security Cleared
13 20 (22.99%) BGP
13 20 (22.99%) Cisco PIX
14 19 (21.84%) SonicWALL
14 19 (21.84%) VLAN
14 19 (21.84%) Service Delivery
14 19 (21.84%) Windows
15 18 (20.69%) SLA
15 18 (20.69%) VRRP
15 18 (20.69%) HSRP
16 17 (19.54%) HP
16 17 (19.54%) OSPF
17 16 (18.39%) ITIL
17 16 (18.39%) VMware
17 16 (18.39%) SC Cleared
18 15 (17.24%) F5

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2000
3 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.60%) Lync
5 3 (3.45%) Apache
5 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (68.97%) Firewall
2 44 (50.57%) Cisco ASA
3 34 (39.08%) WAN
4 32 (36.78%) Wireless
5 28 (32.18%) LAN
6 21 (24.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (22.99%) Cisco PIX
7 20 (22.99%) BGP
8 19 (21.84%) VLAN
9 18 (20.69%) HSRP
9 18 (20.69%) VRRP
10 17 (19.54%) OSPF
11 15 (17.24%) EIGRP
11 15 (17.24%) Network Security
12 13 (14.94%) RIP
12 13 (14.94%) VPN
13 10 (11.49%) VoIP
14 9 (10.34%) MPLS
15 8 (9.20%) iSCSI
16 7 (8.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (1.15%) MySQL
General
1 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.05%) Finance
3 5 (5.75%) Back Office
4 3 (3.45%) Legal
4 3 (3.45%) Advertising
4 3 (3.45%) Marketing
4 3 (3.45%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 74 (85.06%) Network Engineer
2 34 (39.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (20.69%) Project Engineer
4 10 (11.49%) Security Engineer
5 8 (9.20%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (4.60%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (1.15%) Design Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Installations Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Network Specialist
9 1 (1.15%) Senior Security Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Network Design Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Network Security Specialist
9 1 (1.15%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) EqualLogic
1 8 (9.20%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (4.60%) Statistics
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Windows
2 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (14.94%) Windows 2000 Server
3 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.20%) Linux
3 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.60%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.30%) Android
6 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) Network Management
2 19 (21.84%) Service Delivery
3 16 (18.39%) ITIL
4 15 (17.24%) Project Management
5 7 (8.05%) Network Design
6 6 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.60%) Change Management
8 4 (4.60%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.60%) Change Control
9 3 (3.45%) Mobile Marketing
9 3 (3.45%) Network Architecture
9 3 (3.45%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.45%) Low Latency
9 3 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.45%) Line Management
9 3 (3.45%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.30%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.30%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.15%) AWK
1 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 87 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (59.77%) CCNA
3 20 (22.99%) Security Cleared
4 16 (18.39%) SC Cleared
5 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (9.20%) MCITP
7 7 (8.05%) VCP5
7 7 (8.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (6.90%) JNCIS
9 5 (5.75%) CCSE
9 5 (5.75%) MCSE
10 4 (4.60%) CCSA
11 3 (3.45%) CCIE
12 1 (1.15%) Degree
12 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) Hyper-V
2 9 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.05%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.75%) ISA Server
5 3 (3.45%) ProxySG
5 3 (3.45%) vSphere
6 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.30%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) OpenView
1 4 (4.60%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (4.60%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 84 (96.55%) Cisco
2 44 (50.57%) CheckPoint
3 26 (29.89%) Microsoft
4 22 (25.29%) Juniper
5 21 (24.14%) Dell
6 19 (21.84%) SonicWALL
7 17 (19.54%) HP
8 16 (18.39%) VMware
9 15 (17.24%) F5
9 15 (17.24%) WatchGuard
9 15 (17.24%) Citrix
10 12 (13.79%) Blue Coat
11 10 (11.49%) Nokia
12 6 (6.90%) McAfee
12 6 (6.90%) ProCurve
13 4 (4.60%) Nortel
13 4 (4.60%) 3Com
13 4 (4.60%) Remedy
13 4 (4.60%) Siemens
13 4 (4.60%) BMC
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £225 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 23 days ago