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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 60 37 78
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +41
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 40 54 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.27% 5.67% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.99% 14.44% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30 49 11
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,950 £35,800 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
308 374 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.18% 39.29% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 266 312 215
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +10.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,250 £55,000
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 1 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 1 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 -5 19 £37,000 +2.77%
Newport +1 15 £40,000 -3.61% 3
Bridgend -3 6 £45,000 -23.40% 3
CCNP
Wales

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 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 78 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (96.15%) Cisco
3 53 (67.95%) Firewall
4 46 (58.97%) CCNA
5 39 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 38 (48.72%) Cisco ASA
7 34 (43.59%) WAN
8 28 (35.90%) LAN
9 25 (32.05%) Juniper
10 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
11 20 (25.64%) Windows
11 20 (25.64%) Dell
11 20 (25.64%) Wireless
12 18 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (21.79%) SonicWALL
13 17 (21.79%) Cisco PIX
13 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
13 17 (21.79%) Network Management
14 16 (20.51%) Service Delivery
14 16 (20.51%) VLAN
15 15 (19.23%) SLA
15 15 (19.23%) Citrix
15 15 (19.23%) BGP
15 15 (19.23%) VRRP
15 15 (19.23%) Project Management
15 15 (19.23%) VMware
15 15 (19.23%) WatchGuard
15 15 (19.23%) HSRP
16 14 (17.95%) HP
16 14 (17.95%) Blue Coat

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 12 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2000
3 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.85%) Apache
4 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (67.95%) Firewall
2 38 (48.72%) Cisco ASA
3 34 (43.59%) WAN
4 28 (35.90%) LAN
5 20 (25.64%) Wireless
6 18 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (21.79%) Cisco PIX
8 16 (20.51%) VLAN
9 15 (19.23%) VRRP
9 15 (19.23%) BGP
9 15 (19.23%) HSRP
10 12 (15.38%) OSPF
11 11 (14.10%) Network Security
12 10 (12.82%) MPLS
12 10 (12.82%) VoIP
13 9 (11.54%) VPN
14 8 (10.26%) RIP
14 8 (10.26%) EIGRP
15 7 (8.97%) SAN
15 7 (8.97%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.28%) MySQL
General
1 10 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.26%) Finance
3 5 (6.41%) Back Office
4 3 (3.85%) Legal
4 3 (3.85%) Advertising
4 3 (3.85%) Marketing
4 3 (3.85%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 64 (82.05%) Network Engineer
2 28 (35.90%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (21.79%) Project Engineer
4 10 (12.82%) Security Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Escalation Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) Design Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) Installations Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) Network Specialist
9 1 (1.28%) Senior Security Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) Network Design Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) Network Security Specialist
9 1 (1.28%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) EqualLogic
1 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) Windows
2 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
3 10 (12.82%) Linux
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.56%) Android
7 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) Network Management
2 16 (20.51%) Service Delivery
3 15 (19.23%) Project Management
4 13 (16.67%) ITIL
5 10 (12.82%) Network Design
6 6 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (6.41%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.41%) Change Control
8 3 (3.85%) Mobile Marketing
8 3 (3.85%) Low Latency
8 3 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.85%) Line Management
8 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.85%) Network Architecture
9 2 (2.56%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.56%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (2.56%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.28%) AWK
1 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (58.97%) CCNA
3 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
4 13 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (10.26%) JNCIS
7 7 (8.97%) MCITP
7 7 (8.97%) CCSE
7 7 (8.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (8.97%) VCP5
8 5 (6.41%) MCSE
9 4 (5.13%) CCSA
10 3 (3.85%) CCIE
11 1 (1.28%) Degree
11 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Hyper-V
2 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.97%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.41%) ISA Server
5 3 (3.85%) ProxySG
5 3 (3.85%) vSphere
6 2 (2.56%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 75 (96.15%) Cisco
2 39 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 25 (32.05%) Juniper
4 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
5 20 (25.64%) Dell
6 17 (21.79%) SonicWALL
7 15 (19.23%) VMware
7 15 (19.23%) Citrix
7 15 (19.23%) WatchGuard
8 14 (17.95%) Blue Coat
8 14 (17.95%) HP
8 14 (17.95%) F5
9 8 (10.26%) McAfee
10 6 (7.69%) Nokia
11 3 (3.85%) IBM
11 3 (3.85%) Websense
11 3 (3.85%) Mitel
11 3 (3.85%) Lumension
11 3 (3.85%) ProCurve
11 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £250 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £37500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago