The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 178 177 162
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 67 58 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.07% 1.00% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.40% 3.33% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 61 51 52
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CCNP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1970 1744 1980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.37% 29.94% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1590 1407 1653
Average salary £40,000 £38,370 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.24% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CCNP
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the South West region.

CCNP Salary Trend in the South West

CCNP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram in the South West

CCNP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Wiltshire -7 31 £45,000 - 5
Gloucestershire -4 14 £50,000 +29.03% 3
Devon - 11 £33,500 - 1
Bristol -7 6 £47,500 -5.00% 12
Somerset 0 2 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Dorset -16 2 £35,750 +2.14%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (84.30%) Cisco
3 67 (55.37%) Firewall
4 58 (47.93%) CCNA
5 56 (46.28%) Juniper
6 50 (41.32%) CheckPoint
7 44 (36.36%) VPN
8 39 (32.23%) WAN
9 35 (28.93%) LAN
9 35 (28.93%) Network Security
10 32 (26.45%) IPsec
10 32 (26.45%) Security Cleared
11 30 (24.79%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (23.14%) ITIL
12 28 (23.14%) TCP/IP
13 26 (21.49%) Windows
14 25 (20.66%) VMware
14 25 (20.66%) F5
15 24 (19.83%) Linux
15 24 (19.83%) SSL
15 24 (19.83%) BGP
15 24 (19.83%) SC Cleared
16 23 (19.01%) CCDP
16 23 (19.01%) Network Management
17 22 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (15.70%) CCIE
18 19 (15.70%) SAN
19 18 (14.88%) MPLS
19 18 (14.88%) Network Design
20 17 (14.05%) VoIP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (1.65%) Lync
2 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 67 (55.37%) Firewall
2 44 (36.36%) VPN
3 39 (32.23%) WAN
4 35 (28.93%) LAN
4 35 (28.93%) Network Security
5 32 (26.45%) IPsec
6 30 (24.79%) Cisco ASA
7 28 (23.14%) TCP/IP
8 24 (19.83%) SSL
8 24 (19.83%) BGP
9 19 (15.70%) SAN
10 18 (14.88%) MPLS
11 17 (14.05%) OSPF
11 17 (14.05%) VoIP
12 16 (13.22%) Unified Communications
13 15 (12.40%) NAS
14 14 (11.57%) Wireless
14 14 (11.57%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (9.09%) DNS
15 11 (9.09%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.96%) Finance
3 4 (3.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.65%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 55 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 15 (12.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (9.92%) Designer
4 10 (8.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (8.26%) Network Specialist
4 10 (8.26%) Consultant
5 9 (7.44%) Security Engineer
6 8 (6.61%) Network Consultant
7 6 (4.96%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.13%) Operations Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Security Operations Manager
8 5 (4.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Security Manager
9 4 (3.31%) Security Specialist
9 4 (3.31%) Lead Designer
10 3 (2.48%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (2.48%) Network Designer
10 3 (2.48%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.48%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.44%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.96%) CESG
2 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.13%) PKI
4 4 (3.31%) Statistics
4 4 (3.31%) Open Source
4 4 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.48%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.65%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.65%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.83%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.49%) Windows
2 24 (19.83%) Linux
3 13 (10.74%) CentOS
3 13 (10.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.65%) Android
5 2 (1.65%) Solaris
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.14%) ITIL
2 23 (19.01%) Network Management
3 18 (14.88%) Network Design
4 12 (9.92%) Load Balancing
5 11 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (7.44%) Change Management
7 7 (5.79%) Information Security
7 7 (5.79%) Security Testing
7 7 (5.79%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (5.79%) SIEM
7 7 (5.79%) Cyber Security
7 7 (5.79%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (4.96%) Capacity Management
8 6 (4.96%) Network Architecture
8 6 (4.96%) ITIL V3
8 6 (4.96%) Process Management
9 5 (4.13%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 5 (4.13%) Project Planning
9 5 (4.13%) Security Management
9 5 (4.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 121 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (47.93%) CCNA
3 32 (26.45%) Security Cleared
4 24 (19.83%) SC Cleared
5 23 (19.01%) CCDP
6 19 (15.70%) CCIE
7 14 (11.57%) JNCIS
8 13 (10.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (6.61%) CCSA
12 7 (5.79%) CISSP
12 7 (5.79%) Degree
12 7 (5.79%) MCSA
13 6 (4.96%) MCP
13 6 (4.96%) Check Point Certification
14 5 (4.13%) MCSE
14 5 (4.13%) CCSP
14 5 (4.13%) CHFI
15 4 (3.31%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) SLA
2 7 (5.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (10.74%) vSphere
2 13 (10.74%) vCloud
3 7 (5.79%) Firmware
4 2 (1.65%) Nmap
4 2 (1.65%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.83%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (7.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (3.31%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (2.48%) Netcool
4 2 (1.65%) Nessus
4 2 (1.65%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.65%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 102 (84.30%) Cisco
2 56 (46.28%) Juniper
3 50 (41.32%) CheckPoint
4 25 (20.66%) VMware
4 25 (20.66%) F5
5 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
6 11 (9.09%) Riverbed
6 11 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 10 (8.26%) Barracuda Networks
8 7 (5.79%) Tandberg
9 6 (4.96%) HP
10 5 (4.13%) Nokia
11 4 (3.31%) McAfee
11 4 (3.31%) Sourcefire
11 4 (3.31%) Infoblox
12 3 (2.48%) Brocade
13 2 (1.65%) Mitel
13 2 (1.65%) Blue Coat
13 2 (1.65%) Avaya
13 2 (1.65%) IBM
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Somerset
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