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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 76 72 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 6 26 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.71% 2.18% 3.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 7.20% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 35
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £37,350 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
228 361 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.01% 30.23% 23.12%
Number of salaries quoted 195 302 234
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend - 3 £45,000 -
Cardiff -2 2 £65,000 +30.00%
CCNP
Wales

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (81.48%) CheckPoint
2 22 (81.48%) Cisco
3 20 (74.07%) LAN
3 20 (74.07%) Telecoms
4 18 (66.67%) Avaya
4 18 (66.67%) F5
5 17 (62.96%) MPLS
5 17 (62.96%) Finance
6 15 (55.56%) Internet
6 15 (55.56%) DHCP
6 15 (55.56%) DNS
6 15 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (55.56%) Unified Communications
7 13 (48.15%) Banking
8 11 (40.74%) BGP
8 11 (40.74%) Firewall
8 11 (40.74%) OSPF
8 11 (40.74%) VPN
8 11 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (37.04%) WAN
10 9 (33.33%) BIG-IP
10 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (22.22%) CCVP
11 6 (22.22%) CCNA
11 6 (22.22%) CCNP Voice
11 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds
11 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
12 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) LAN
2 17 (62.96%) MPLS
3 15 (55.56%) DHCP
3 15 (55.56%) DNS
3 15 (55.56%) Internet
3 15 (55.56%) Unified Communications
4 11 (40.74%) BGP
4 11 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (40.74%) Firewall
4 11 (40.74%) OSPF
4 11 (40.74%) VPN
5 10 (37.04%) WAN
6 9 (33.33%) BIG-IP
6 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (14.81%) VoIP
8 2 (7.41%) ADSL
8 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
8 2 (7.41%) RIP
8 2 (7.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 20 (74.07%) Telecoms
2 17 (62.96%) Finance
3 13 (48.15%) Banking
4 5 (18.52%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Architect
2 13 (48.15%) Cisco Architect
3 9 (33.33%) Network Architect
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco Network Architect
5 7 (25.93%) Network Engineer
6 6 (22.22%) Telecoms Architect
7 4 (14.81%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
1 4 (14.81%) VyOS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Change Control
2 4 (14.81%) High Availability
2 4 (14.81%) Network Design
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.41%) Network Management
3 2 (7.41%) People Management
3 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Statistics
4 1 (3.70%) ERP
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) CCNA
2 6 (22.22%) CCNP Voice
2 6 (22.22%) CCVP
2 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Firmware
2 2 (7.41%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (7.41%) BladeLogic
2 2 (7.41%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) CheckPoint
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco
2 18 (66.67%) Avaya
2 18 (66.67%) F5
3 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 5 (18.52%) Fortinet
4 5 (18.52%) Intel Security
4 5 (18.52%) VMware
5 4 (14.81%) Brocade
5 4 (14.81%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (14.81%) Vyatta
6 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
7 2 (7.41%) Aruba
7 2 (7.41%) BMC
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Juniper
7 2 (7.41%) Nortel
7 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
7 2 (7.41%) Remedy