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 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 163 161 156
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 74 63 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.22% 1.17% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.98% 4.05% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 72 59 60
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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
1861 1555 1948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.81% 28.88% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1530 1253 1608
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 30 January 2015.

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 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
Wiltshire -13 34 £45,000 - 2
Bristol -2 14 £40,000 -20.00% 12
Devon - 12 £31,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -1 10 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Somerset +6 3 £34,000 -20.00%
Dorset -24 1 £33,500 -21.17%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (86.33%) Cisco
3 79 (56.83%) Firewall
4 67 (48.20%) CCNA
5 64 (46.04%) Juniper
6 62 (44.60%) CheckPoint
7 49 (35.25%) VPN
8 45 (32.37%) Network Security
9 43 (30.94%) WAN
10 40 (28.78%) Cisco ASA
11 39 (28.06%) LAN
12 35 (25.18%) Security Cleared
13 32 (23.02%) IPsec
14 31 (22.30%) TCP/IP
14 31 (22.30%) Windows
15 29 (20.86%) ITIL
16 28 (20.14%) VMware
17 27 (19.42%) SSL
18 26 (18.71%) Linux
18 26 (18.71%) SC Cleared
19 25 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
19 25 (17.99%) F5
20 22 (15.83%) Cisco Nexus
20 22 (15.83%) BGP
20 22 (15.83%) CCDP
21 21 (15.11%) VoIP
21 21 (15.11%) Network Design
22 20 (14.39%) Network Management
22 20 (14.39%) DNS
22 20 (14.39%) OSPF

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (1.44%) Lync
2 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 79 (56.83%) Firewall
2 49 (35.25%) VPN
3 45 (32.37%) Network Security
4 43 (30.94%) WAN
5 40 (28.78%) Cisco ASA
6 39 (28.06%) LAN
7 32 (23.02%) IPsec
8 31 (22.30%) TCP/IP
9 27 (19.42%) SSL
10 22 (15.83%) Cisco Nexus
10 22 (15.83%) BGP
11 21 (15.11%) VoIP
12 20 (14.39%) DNS
12 20 (14.39%) OSPF
12 20 (14.39%) SAN
12 20 (14.39%) Wireless
13 16 (11.51%) MPLS
13 16 (11.51%) Unified Communications
13 16 (11.51%) NAS
14 15 (10.79%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (7.19%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.60%) Finance
3 4 (2.88%) Retail
4 2 (1.44%) Advertising
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (48.92%) Network Engineer
2 18 (12.95%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (10.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (10.79%) Consultant
4 12 (8.63%) Network Consultant
5 11 (7.91%) Designer
6 10 (7.19%) Network Specialist
6 10 (7.19%) Security Engineer
7 7 (5.04%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Security Operations Manager
9 5 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Security Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Operations Manager
9 5 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (2.88%) Security Specialist
10 4 (2.88%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (2.16%) Senior Designer
11 3 (2.16%) Lead Network Engineer
11 3 (2.16%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.04%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (4.32%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.32%) CESG
3 6 (4.32%) PKI
4 4 (2.88%) Statistics
4 4 (2.88%) Open Source
5 2 (1.44%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.44%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.72%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.72%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.30%) Windows
2 26 (18.71%) Linux
3 13 (9.35%) CentOS
3 13 (9.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.44%) Android
7 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.86%) ITIL
2 21 (15.11%) Network Design
3 20 (14.39%) Network Management
4 15 (10.79%) Load Balancing
5 14 (10.07%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (7.19%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (6.47%) Change Management
8 7 (5.04%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (5.04%) Cyber Security
8 7 (5.04%) ITIL V3
8 7 (5.04%) SIEM
8 7 (5.04%) Network Architecture
8 7 (5.04%) Security Testing
8 7 (5.04%) Information Security
9 6 (4.32%) Process Management
9 6 (4.32%) Capacity Management
10 5 (3.60%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.60%) Coaching
10 5 (3.60%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 5 (3.60%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 139 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (48.20%) CCNA
3 35 (25.18%) Security Cleared
4 26 (18.71%) SC Cleared
5 22 (15.83%) CCDP
6 17 (12.23%) CCIE
7 15 (10.79%) JNCIS
8 13 (9.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (7.91%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (6.47%) CCSA
10 9 (6.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (5.76%) Degree
12 7 (5.04%) MCSA
13 6 (4.32%) Check Point Certification
13 6 (4.32%) CISSP
13 6 (4.32%) MCP
13 6 (4.32%) DV Cleared
14 5 (3.60%) CHFI
15 4 (2.88%) MCSE
15 4 (2.88%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.63%) PCI DSS
2 9 (6.47%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.35%) vCloud
2 13 (9.35%) vSphere
3 7 (5.04%) Firmware
4 2 (1.44%) Nmap
4 2 (1.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.72%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.88%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (2.16%) Netcool
4 2 (1.44%) Nessus
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 120 (86.33%) Cisco
2 64 (46.04%) Juniper
3 62 (44.60%) CheckPoint
4 28 (20.14%) VMware
5 25 (17.99%) F5
6 18 (12.95%) Microsoft
7 12 (8.63%) SolarWinds
8 10 (7.19%) Riverbed
8 10 (7.19%) Barracuda Networks
9 7 (5.04%) HP
10 6 (4.32%) Nokia
11 5 (3.60%) Tandberg
11 5 (3.60%) Sourcefire
12 4 (2.88%) McAfee
12 4 (2.88%) Brocade
12 4 (2.88%) Infoblox
13 2 (1.44%) Avaya
13 2 (1.44%) NetApp
13 2 (1.44%) IBM
13 2 (1.44%) Blue Coat
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Vodafone
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 22 days ago