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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 75 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 22 41 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.08% 3.57% 3.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.24% 11.75% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 35
Median salary £67,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
267 349 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.26% 30.43% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 243 300 303
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,103 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cardiff -6 14 £67,500 +58.82%
Newport -14 4 £42,500 +25.00%
Bridgend - 1 - -
CCNP
Wales

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (74.42%) LAN
3 30 (69.77%) CheckPoint
4 26 (60.47%) Cisco
5 25 (58.14%) Avaya
5 25 (58.14%) Finance
6 23 (53.49%) Firewall
7 21 (48.84%) Telecoms
7 21 (48.84%) F5
8 20 (46.51%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (41.86%) MPLS
10 17 (39.53%) Internet
10 17 (39.53%) DNS
10 17 (39.53%) WAN
10 17 (39.53%) DHCP
10 17 (39.53%) Unified Communications
10 17 (39.53%) Banking
11 14 (32.56%) VMware
12 13 (30.23%) CCNA
13 12 (27.91%) BGP
13 12 (27.91%) OSPF
13 12 (27.91%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (25.58%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (25.58%) Brocade
14 11 (25.58%) Network Design
14 11 (25.58%) VPN
15 10 (23.26%) BIG-IP
16 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
16 9 (20.93%) SolarWinds
16 9 (20.93%) Windows

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 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (74.42%) LAN
2 23 (53.49%) Firewall
3 18 (41.86%) MPLS
4 17 (39.53%) DHCP
4 17 (39.53%) DNS
4 17 (39.53%) Internet
4 17 (39.53%) Unified Communications
4 17 (39.53%) WAN
5 12 (27.91%) BGP
5 12 (27.91%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (27.91%) OSPF
6 11 (25.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (25.58%) VPN
7 10 (23.26%) BIG-IP
8 8 (18.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (18.60%) VoIP
9 7 (16.28%) WLAN
10 4 (9.30%) Network Security
11 3 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (6.98%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 25 (58.14%) Finance
2 21 (48.84%) Telecoms
3 17 (39.53%) Banking
4 9 (20.93%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Network Engineer
2 17 (39.53%) Architect
2 17 (39.53%) Cisco Architect
3 10 (23.26%) Cisco Network Architect
3 10 (23.26%) Network Architect
4 7 (16.28%) Telecoms Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) VoIP Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) NetApp Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) VyOS
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.98%) Unix
6 1 (2.33%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Network Design
2 9 (20.93%) ITIL
3 8 (18.60%) High Availability
4 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.30%) Change Control
5 4 (9.30%) Network Management
5 4 (9.30%) Service Management
6 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) Time Management
7 2 (4.65%) People Management
7 2 (4.65%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.33%) Change Management
8 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.33%) Migration
8 1 (2.33%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (2.33%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (30.23%) CCNA
3 8 (18.60%) MCSE
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (16.28%) CCNP Voice
4 7 (16.28%) CCVP
5 5 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
6 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.98%) CCENT
7 3 (6.98%) JNCIP
7 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.33%) MCSA
8 1 (2.33%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Firmware
3 1 (2.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.33%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (69.77%) CheckPoint
2 26 (60.47%) Cisco
3 25 (58.14%) Avaya
4 21 (48.84%) F5
5 14 (32.56%) VMware
6 11 (25.58%) Brocade
7 9 (20.93%) SolarWinds
8 8 (18.60%) Extreme Networks
8 8 (18.60%) Vyatta
9 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
10 4 (9.30%) HP
11 3 (6.98%) Dell
11 3 (6.98%) Fortinet
11 3 (6.98%) Intel Security
12 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
13 1 (2.33%) Aruba
13 1 (2.33%) Citrix
13 1 (2.33%) Juniper
13 1 (2.33%) Nortel
13 1 (2.33%) Remedy