The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 33 27 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +55
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 63 67 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.69% 6.16% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.45% 23.02% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 52 65 4
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
361 291 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.61% 26.75% 28.34%
Number of salaries quoted 297 258 215
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCNP
Wales

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 10 July 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 10 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
Cardiff -6 35 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Bridgend +14 4 £36,500 -23.15%
Caerphilly -2 3 £37,500 -31.81%
Gwent - 2 £40,000 -
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
Newport - 1 £37,500 -
CCNP
Wales

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 113 (99.12%) Cisco
3 100 (87.72%) Firewall
4 56 (49.12%) F5
5 51 (44.74%) Juniper
6 49 (42.98%) LAN
7 47 (41.23%) CCNA
8 46 (40.35%) WAN
9 45 (39.47%) CheckPoint
10 40 (35.09%) Cisco ASA
11 38 (33.33%) SC Cleared
11 38 (33.33%) Security Cleared
12 29 (25.44%) VPN
12 29 (25.44%) ITIL
13 28 (24.56%) BGP
14 26 (22.81%) VMware
15 23 (20.18%) HSRP
16 22 (19.30%) Network Design
17 21 (18.42%) Cisco Nexus
18 20 (17.54%) SLA
18 20 (17.54%) MPLS
19 19 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
20 18 (15.79%) Microsoft
21 17 (14.91%) HP
22 16 (14.04%) SAN
22 16 (14.04%) Lync
23 14 (12.28%) Hyper-V
23 14 (12.28%) DHCP
23 14 (12.28%) MS Office
23 14 (12.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 16 (14.04%) Lync
2 12 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.51%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.75%) Apache
4 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (12.28%) MS Office
2 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.65%) Cloud Computing
1 11 (9.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 100 (87.72%) Firewall
2 49 (42.98%) LAN
3 46 (40.35%) WAN
4 40 (35.09%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (25.44%) VPN
6 28 (24.56%) BGP
7 23 (20.18%) HSRP
8 21 (18.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 20 (17.54%) MPLS
10 16 (14.04%) SAN
11 14 (12.28%) DHCP
12 13 (11.40%) OSPF
12 13 (11.40%) TCP/IP
12 13 (11.40%) Cisco PIX
13 12 (10.53%) Network Security
13 12 (10.53%) VRRP
13 12 (10.53%) IPsec
13 12 (10.53%) VLAN
14 11 (9.65%) SSH
14 11 (9.65%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.75%) MySQL
1 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (10.53%) Advertising
2 9 (7.89%) Legal
3 8 (7.02%) Finance
4 6 (5.26%) Retail
5 5 (4.39%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.75%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 71 (62.28%) Network Engineer
2 18 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (9.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (8.77%) Project Engineer
4 10 (8.77%) Security Engineer
5 9 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.02%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Network Support
7 6 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 6 (5.26%) Network Team Leader
7 6 (5.26%) Operations Team Leader
7 6 (5.26%) Network Operations Team Leader
7 6 (5.26%) Escalation Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Senior Network Consultant
8 5 (4.39%) Network Consultant
8 5 (4.39%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (4.39%) Consultant
8 5 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.88%) Statistics
1 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.53%) Windows
2 9 (7.89%) Linux
3 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.39%) UNIX
4 4 (3.51%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.51%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.44%) ITIL
2 22 (19.30%) Network Design
3 10 (8.77%) Load Balancing
3 10 (8.77%) Network Management
4 9 (7.89%) Email Migration
4 9 (7.89%) Project Management
5 7 (6.14%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.39%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.63%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.63%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.63%) Network Architecture
8 2 (1.75%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (1.75%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.75%) Configuration Management
9 1 (0.88%) Change Management
9 1 (0.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.75%) C
1 2 (1.75%) AWK
1 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 114 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (41.23%) CCNA
3 38 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 38 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 14 (12.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (11.40%) CCSE
5 13 (11.40%) JNCIS
6 12 (10.53%) CCIP
7 11 (9.65%) CCDA
8 8 (7.02%) JNCIA
8 8 (7.02%) CISSP
8 8 (7.02%) CCSA
8 8 (7.02%) JNCIE
9 7 (6.14%) CCDP
10 6 (5.26%) SAP Certification
11 5 (4.39%) Degree
12 3 (2.63%) MCITP
12 3 (2.63%) VCP5
12 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (2.63%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.54%) SLA
2 6 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (12.28%) Hyper-V
3 12 (10.53%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.75%) UAG
5 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.88%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (0.88%) OpenView
Vendors
1 113 (99.12%) Cisco
2 56 (49.12%) F5
3 51 (44.74%) Juniper
4 45 (39.47%) CheckPoint
5 26 (22.81%) VMware
6 18 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 17 (14.91%) HP
8 12 (10.53%) McAfee
8 12 (10.53%) SonicWALL
9 11 (9.65%) SolarWinds
10 10 (8.77%) Blue Coat
10 10 (8.77%) Dell
11 8 (7.02%) Aruba
12 7 (6.14%) WatchGuard
13 6 (5.26%) TippingPoint
13 6 (5.26%) Websense
13 6 (5.26%) SAP
14 4 (3.51%) Citrix
14 4 (3.51%) Avaya
14 4 (3.51%) ProCurve
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Stott & May
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £6K Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £38000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago