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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 37 44 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 51 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.78% 4.41% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.99% 15.14% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 47 51 23
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
319 350 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.90% 29.12% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 281 304 268
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 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
Cardiff -5 17 £46,000 -8.00% 4
Bridgend +20 9 £42,500 -22.72%
Caerphilly +8 4 £36,250 -9.37%
Newport +15 2 £33,000 -1.49%
Torfaen - 2 £40,000 -
CCNP
Wales

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Cisco
1 117 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 106 (90.60%) Firewall
3 59 (50.43%) CheckPoint
3 59 (50.43%) F5
4 57 (48.72%) LAN
5 56 (47.86%) Juniper
6 50 (42.74%) WAN
7 48 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
8 47 (40.17%) CCNA
9 37 (31.62%) SC Cleared
9 37 (31.62%) Security Cleared
10 34 (29.06%) BGP
11 29 (24.79%) SLA
12 26 (22.22%) VPN
12 26 (22.22%) McAfee
13 22 (18.80%) ITIL
13 22 (18.80%) Network Design
14 21 (17.95%) Cisco PIX
14 21 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (17.09%) Blue Coat
16 19 (16.24%) CCSE
16 19 (16.24%) JNCIS
17 18 (15.38%) Windows
17 18 (15.38%) HP
17 18 (15.38%) MPLS
17 18 (15.38%) OSPF
17 18 (15.38%) VMware
17 18 (15.38%) Network Security
17 18 (15.38%) HSRP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 7 (5.98%) SharePoint
1 7 (5.98%) Lync
2 4 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (3.42%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.71%) Apache
4 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (11.11%) MS Office
2 9 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 106 (90.60%) Firewall
2 57 (48.72%) LAN
3 50 (42.74%) WAN
4 48 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
5 34 (29.06%) BGP
6 26 (22.22%) VPN
7 21 (17.95%) Cisco PIX
7 21 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (15.38%) HSRP
8 18 (15.38%) Network Security
8 18 (15.38%) MPLS
8 18 (15.38%) OSPF
9 13 (11.11%) EIGRP
10 11 (9.40%) VRRP
10 11 (9.40%) Wireless
10 11 (9.40%) IPsec
11 10 (8.55%) DHCP
11 10 (8.55%) VoIP
12 9 (7.69%) TCP/IP
12 9 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.71%) MySQL
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 11 (9.40%) Advertising
3 9 (7.69%) Legal
4 6 (5.13%) Retail
4 6 (5.13%) Finance
5 2 (1.71%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 80 (68.38%) Network Engineer
2 21 (17.95%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (11.97%) Security Engineer
4 12 (10.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (10.26%) Support Engineer
5 9 (7.69%) Escalation Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Network Support Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Network Support
7 6 (5.13%) Project Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Network Consultant
8 5 (4.27%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (4.27%) Consultant
8 5 (4.27%) Team Leader
8 5 (4.27%) Operations Team Leader
8 5 (4.27%) Network Operations Team Leader
8 5 (4.27%) Network Team Leader
8 5 (4.27%) Senior Network Consultant
9 3 (2.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.38%) Windows
2 13 (11.11%) Linux
3 8 (6.84%) UNIX
4 7 (5.98%) Windows XP
4 7 (5.98%) Windows 7
5 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.80%) ITIL
1 22 (18.80%) Network Design
2 15 (12.82%) Load Balancing
3 12 (10.26%) Incident Management
4 11 (9.40%) Network Management
5 9 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 8 (6.84%) Capacity Management
7 5 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.42%) Protective Monitoring
9 3 (2.56%) Email Migration
9 3 (2.56%) Project Management
10 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2
10 2 (1.71%) Configuration Management
10 2 (1.71%) Change Control
10 2 (1.71%) Network Load Balancing
10 2 (1.71%) Network Monitoring
11 1 (0.85%) Security Architecture
11 1 (0.85%) Network Architecture
11 1 (0.85%) Analytics
11 1 (0.85%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.56%) C
2 2 (1.71%) AWK
2 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 117 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (40.17%) CCNA
3 37 (31.62%) SC Cleared
3 37 (31.62%) Security Cleared
4 19 (16.24%) JNCIS
4 19 (16.24%) CCSE
5 10 (8.55%) CCIP
5 10 (8.55%) CCDA
5 10 (8.55%) CCSA
6 9 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (6.84%) JNCIA
7 8 (6.84%) CISSP
7 8 (6.84%) Degree
7 8 (6.84%) JNCIE
8 7 (5.98%) CCDP
8 7 (5.98%) CCSP
9 6 (5.13%) CCIE
10 5 (4.27%) SAP Certification
11 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (24.79%) SLA
2 5 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.84%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.13%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (6.84%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 117 (100.00%) Cisco
2 59 (50.43%) CheckPoint
2 59 (50.43%) F5
3 56 (47.86%) Juniper
4 26 (22.22%) McAfee
5 20 (17.09%) Blue Coat
6 18 (15.38%) HP
6 18 (15.38%) VMware
7 16 (13.68%) Microsoft
8 10 (8.55%) SonicWALL
8 10 (8.55%) ProCurve
9 9 (7.69%) Websense
10 8 (6.84%) Aruba
11 7 (5.98%) SolarWinds
11 7 (5.98%) Lumension
11 7 (5.98%) Dell
12 5 (4.27%) SAP
13 4 (3.42%) Avaya
14 3 (2.56%) Citrix
14 3 (2.56%) NetApp
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