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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 55 37 78
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +41
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 46 53 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.84% 6.07% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.94% 16.61% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 4
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +21.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £41,000
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
308 319 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.69% 36.54% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 272 270 182
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -7 17 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Newport +5 15 £38,750 -1.89% 2
Torfaen - 6 £48,250 -
Bridgend -5 5 £42,500 -26.08% 1
CCNP
Wales

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 84 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (97.62%) Cisco
3 65 (77.38%) Firewall
4 49 (58.33%) CheckPoint
5 44 (52.38%) Juniper
6 42 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 39 (46.43%) CCNA
8 38 (45.24%) WAN
9 32 (38.10%) LAN
10 27 (32.14%) Security Cleared
11 25 (29.76%) Blue Coat
12 24 (28.57%) F5
13 23 (27.38%) SC Cleared
14 22 (26.19%) McAfee
15 20 (23.81%) Telecoms
16 19 (22.62%) Windows
16 19 (22.62%) Cisco PIX
16 19 (22.62%) Network Security
17 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
18 16 (19.05%) Wireless
18 16 (19.05%) SLA
18 16 (19.05%) Network Management
18 16 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
19 15 (17.86%) HP
19 15 (17.86%) Service Delivery
19 15 (17.86%) Network Design
20 14 (16.67%) Dell
20 14 (16.67%) BGP
21 13 (15.48%) ITIL
21 13 (15.48%) VPN

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.57%) Apache
3 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.19%) Lync
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Office
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.57%) PaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (77.38%) Firewall
2 42 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 38 (45.24%) WAN
4 32 (38.10%) LAN
5 19 (22.62%) Cisco PIX
5 19 (22.62%) Network Security
6 16 (19.05%) Wireless
6 16 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (16.67%) BGP
8 13 (15.48%) VPN
9 12 (14.29%) VoIP
9 12 (14.29%) MPLS
10 10 (11.90%) OSPF
11 7 (8.33%) HSRP
11 7 (8.33%) iSCSI
11 7 (8.33%) VRRP
11 7 (8.33%) VLAN
12 6 (7.14%) SAN
12 6 (7.14%) EIGRP
13 5 (5.95%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) Big Data
2 3 (3.57%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.19%) MySQL
General
1 20 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.71%) Finance
3 6 (7.14%) Legal
4 5 (5.95%) Advertising
5 3 (3.57%) Welsh Language
5 3 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (79.76%) Network Engineer
2 24 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) Security Engineer
4 15 (17.86%) Network Security Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Project Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Security Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.57%) Escalation Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Firewall Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Telecoms Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Support Engineer
10 1 (1.19%) Network Implementation Engineer
10 1 (1.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (1.19%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 1 (1.19%) Implementation Engineer
10 1 (1.19%) Avaya Engineer
10 1 (1.19%) Architect
10 1 (1.19%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
1 7 (8.33%) EqualLogic
2 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.62%) Windows
2 11 (13.10%) Linux
3 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 6 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.38%) Android
7 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.05%) Network Management
2 15 (17.86%) Service Delivery
2 15 (17.86%) Network Design
3 13 (15.48%) ITIL
4 8 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 7 (8.33%) Change Control
5 7 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.76%) Project Management
7 4 (4.76%) Network Architecture
7 4 (4.76%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.57%) Line Management
8 3 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.57%) Mobile Marketing
8 3 (3.57%) Low Latency
8 3 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.38%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.19%) C
1 1 (1.19%) AWK
Qualifications
1 84 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (46.43%) CCNA
3 27 (32.14%) Security Cleared
4 23 (27.38%) SC Cleared
5 9 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (10.71%) JNCIS
6 8 (9.52%) CCSE
6 8 (9.52%) CCSA
6 8 (9.52%) CCSP
7 7 (8.33%) VCP5
7 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (8.33%) MCITP
8 6 (7.14%) CCIE
9 3 (3.57%) CCDA
10 2 (2.38%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.38%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.38%) JNCIE
10 2 (2.38%) CISSP
11 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.19%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (13.10%) Hyper-V
2 7 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.76%) ProxySG
4 3 (3.57%) vSphere
4 3 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 82 (97.62%) Cisco
2 49 (58.33%) CheckPoint
3 44 (52.38%) Juniper
4 25 (29.76%) Blue Coat
5 24 (28.57%) F5
6 22 (26.19%) McAfee
7 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
8 15 (17.86%) HP
9 14 (16.67%) Dell
10 12 (14.29%) VMware
11 11 (13.10%) SonicWALL
12 10 (11.90%) ProCurve
12 10 (11.90%) Citrix
13 6 (7.14%) Nokia
14 4 (4.76%) WatchGuard
15 3 (3.57%) Lumension
15 3 (3.57%) Aruba
15 3 (3.57%) SolarWinds
15 3 (3.57%) IBM
15 3 (3.57%) Websense
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £250pm car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 21 days ago