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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 30 38 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +21
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 66 57 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.99% 5.07% 2.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.44% 19.66% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 61 56 20
Average salary £42,500 £46,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +21.42%
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 £42,500
% 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
358 290 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.52% 25.78% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 315 262 243
Average salary £36,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -4 25 £42,500 -15.00%
Bridgend +16 10 £37,000 -32.72%
Caerphilly +5 5 £37,500 -18.91%
Newport - 2 £33,000 - 2
Torfaen - 2 £40,000 -
Gwent - 1 - -
CCNP
Wales

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Cisco
1 116 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (90.52%) Firewall
3 59 (50.86%) F5
4 58 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 56 (48.28%) Juniper
6 54 (46.55%) LAN
7 48 (41.38%) Cisco ASA
8 47 (40.52%) WAN
9 46 (39.66%) CCNA
10 38 (32.76%) SC Cleared
10 38 (32.76%) Security Cleared
11 33 (28.45%) BGP
12 28 (24.14%) SLA
13 25 (21.55%) VPN
14 24 (20.69%) McAfee
15 21 (18.10%) ITIL
15 21 (18.10%) Network Design
16 20 (17.24%) Blue Coat
16 20 (17.24%) HP
16 20 (17.24%) Cisco PIX
16 20 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
16 20 (17.24%) HSRP
17 19 (16.38%) VMware
17 19 (16.38%) CCSE
17 19 (16.38%) JNCIS
18 17 (14.66%) MPLS
18 17 (14.66%) OSPF
18 17 (14.66%) Windows
18 17 (14.66%) Microsoft

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (8.62%) Lync
2 9 (7.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.72%) Apache
5 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (11.21%) MS Office
2 9 (7.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.90%) Office 365
2 7 (6.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 105 (90.52%) Firewall
2 54 (46.55%) LAN
3 48 (41.38%) Cisco ASA
4 47 (40.52%) WAN
5 33 (28.45%) BGP
6 25 (21.55%) VPN
7 20 (17.24%) Cisco PIX
7 20 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (17.24%) HSRP
8 17 (14.66%) Network Security
8 17 (14.66%) MPLS
8 17 (14.66%) OSPF
9 13 (11.21%) VRRP
10 12 (10.34%) EIGRP
11 11 (9.48%) IPsec
11 11 (9.48%) SAN
11 11 (9.48%) VoIP
12 10 (8.62%) DHCP
12 10 (8.62%) Wireless
13 9 (7.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.72%) MySQL
2 1 (0.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (9.48%) Legal
1 11 (9.48%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.62%) Advertising
3 6 (5.17%) Retail
4 5 (4.31%) Finance
5 2 (1.72%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 78 (67.24%) Network Engineer
2 20 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (12.07%) Security Engineer
4 12 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Escalation Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Project Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Network Support
8 5 (4.31%) Team Leader
8 5 (4.31%) Network Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Operations Team Leader
8 5 (4.31%) Network Operations Team Leader
8 5 (4.31%) Network Team Leader
8 5 (4.31%) Senior Network Consultant
9 3 (2.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.66%) Windows
2 12 (10.34%) Linux
3 7 (6.03%) Windows XP
3 7 (6.03%) Windows 7
3 7 (6.03%) UNIX
4 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.10%) ITIL
1 21 (18.10%) Network Design
2 14 (12.07%) Load Balancing
3 11 (9.48%) Incident Management
4 10 (8.62%) Network Management
5 8 (6.90%) Capacity Management
5 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.31%) Project Management
6 5 (4.31%) Email Migration
7 4 (3.45%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (1.72%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.72%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.72%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (0.86%) Security Architecture
9 1 (0.86%) Migration
9 1 (0.86%) Programme Management
9 1 (0.86%) Analytics
9 1 (0.86%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (0.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.59%) C
2 2 (1.72%) AWK
2 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 116 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (39.66%) CCNA
3 38 (32.76%) SC Cleared
3 38 (32.76%) Security Cleared
4 19 (16.38%) JNCIS
4 19 (16.38%) CCSE
5 11 (9.48%) CCDA
5 11 (9.48%) CCSA
6 10 (8.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (8.62%) CCIP
7 9 (7.76%) CISSP
7 9 (7.76%) JNCIA
7 9 (7.76%) JNCIE
8 8 (6.90%) Degree
9 6 (5.17%) CCDP
9 6 (5.17%) CCSP
10 5 (4.31%) CCIE
10 5 (4.31%) SAP Certification
11 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (24.14%) SLA
2 5 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (8.62%) Hyper-V
2 8 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.59%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.86%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (6.90%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.86%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 116 (100.00%) Cisco
2 59 (50.86%) F5
3 58 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 56 (48.28%) Juniper
5 24 (20.69%) McAfee
6 20 (17.24%) Blue Coat
6 20 (17.24%) HP
7 19 (16.38%) VMware
8 17 (14.66%) Microsoft
9 12 (10.34%) SonicWALL
10 10 (8.62%) ProCurve
11 9 (7.76%) Aruba
11 9 (7.76%) Dell
11 9 (7.76%) Websense
12 7 (6.03%) SolarWinds
12 7 (6.03%) Lumension
13 5 (4.31%) WatchGuard
13 5 (4.31%) SAP
14 4 (3.45%) Avaya
15 3 (2.59%) Citrix
Newport
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
South Wales
Centric Resource
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago