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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 169 173 128
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -45
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 81 56 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.32% 0.97% 1.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.34% 3.42% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 62 53 77
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £34,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £47,740
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1866 1637 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.40% 28.28% 34.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1422 1337 1653
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 April 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 24 April 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
Bristol +8 34 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Wiltshire +12 29 £40,000 -11.11% 15
Gloucestershire -7 13 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Devon -6 3 £31,500 -27.58%
Dorset -21 1 £42,500 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 139 (90.26%) Cisco
3 91 (59.09%) Firewall
4 66 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 64 (41.56%) CCNA
6 61 (39.61%) Juniper
7 51 (33.12%) CheckPoint
8 41 (26.62%) WAN
9 37 (24.03%) VPN
10 35 (22.73%) LAN
10 35 (22.73%) Wireless
11 34 (22.08%) TCP/IP
12 33 (21.43%) Network Security
12 33 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
13 31 (20.13%) Security Cleared
14 30 (19.48%) Windows
15 28 (18.18%) F5
16 27 (17.53%) SC Cleared
16 27 (17.53%) VMware
17 24 (15.58%) Unified Communications
18 23 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
18 23 (14.94%) Linux
19 22 (14.29%) Microsoft
20 21 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
21 20 (12.99%) Barracuda Networks
21 20 (12.99%) OSPF
21 20 (12.99%) ITIL
21 20 (12.99%) EIGRP
22 19 (12.34%) MPLS
23 18 (11.69%) CCIE

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (2.60%) Lync
2 2 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 91 (59.09%) Firewall
2 66 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 41 (26.62%) WAN
4 37 (24.03%) VPN
5 35 (22.73%) LAN
5 35 (22.73%) Wireless
6 34 (22.08%) TCP/IP
7 33 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 33 (21.43%) Network Security
8 24 (15.58%) Unified Communications
9 21 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
10 20 (12.99%) EIGRP
10 20 (12.99%) OSPF
11 19 (12.34%) MPLS
12 18 (11.69%) DNS
12 18 (11.69%) SSL
13 17 (11.04%) SAN
14 16 (10.39%) IPsec
14 16 (10.39%) VoIP
15 14 (9.09%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (5.19%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.30%) Finance
3 1 (0.65%) Legal
3 1 (0.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (55.19%) Network Engineer
2 29 (18.83%) Consultant
2 29 (18.83%) Senior Network Engineer
3 28 (18.18%) Network Consultant
4 11 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (6.49%) Security Engineer
6 9 (5.84%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.19%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (3.90%) Network Support
8 6 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (3.25%) Designer
9 5 (3.25%) Security Operations Manager
9 5 (3.25%) Operations Manager
9 5 (3.25%) Architect
9 5 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.25%) Security Manager
10 4 (2.60%) Network Architect
10 4 (2.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 3 (1.95%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.95%) XMPP
2 2 (1.30%) COM
3 1 (0.65%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.25%) Management Information System
1 5 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.60%) PKI
2 4 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.30%) Statistics
3 2 (1.30%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.65%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.48%) Windows
2 23 (14.94%) Linux
3 8 (5.19%) CentOS
3 8 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.30%) Android
6 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (12.99%) ITIL
2 17 (11.04%) Technical Architecture
3 16 (10.39%) Load Balancing
4 12 (7.79%) Network Design
5 9 (5.84%) Change Management
5 9 (5.84%) PRINCE2
5 9 (5.84%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (4.55%) Coaching
6 7 (4.55%) Security Testing
6 7 (4.55%) SIEM
7 6 (3.90%) Network Management
7 6 (3.90%) Service Delivery
7 6 (3.90%) Cyber Security
8 5 (3.25%) Security Management
9 4 (2.60%) Migration
9 4 (2.60%) Information Security
9 4 (2.60%) Project Management
9 4 (2.60%) Process Management
9 4 (2.60%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.55%) SQL
2 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.30%) Perl
2 2 (1.30%) PHP
3 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 154 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (41.56%) CCNA
3 31 (20.13%) Security Cleared
4 27 (17.53%) SC Cleared
5 18 (11.69%) CCIE
6 13 (8.44%) CCDP
7 12 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (6.49%) CISSP
9 8 (5.19%) JNCIS
9 8 (5.19%) Degree
10 7 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (4.55%) MCSE
10 7 (4.55%) MCSA
11 6 (3.90%) DV Cleared
12 5 (3.25%) MCP
12 5 (3.25%) JNCIP
12 5 (3.25%) CHFI
12 5 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (3.25%) CCSA
13 4 (2.60%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.25%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.55%) vSphere
2 7 (4.55%) vCloud
3 5 (3.25%) Firmware
4 3 (1.95%) Snort
5 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.30%) Nessus
2 2 (1.30%) Nmap
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (0.65%) Opsview
3 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.65%) Nagios
Vendors
1 139 (90.26%) Cisco
2 61 (39.61%) Juniper
3 51 (33.12%) CheckPoint
4 28 (18.18%) F5
5 27 (17.53%) VMware
6 22 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 20 (12.99%) Barracuda Networks
8 11 (7.14%) HP
9 9 (5.84%) SolarWinds
10 8 (5.19%) Riverbed
11 5 (3.25%) Meraki
12 4 (2.60%) Brocade
12 4 (2.60%) Avaya
12 4 (2.60%) McAfee
12 4 (2.60%) Nokia
13 3 (1.95%) Siemens
13 3 (1.95%) Tripwire
13 3 (1.95%) Sourcefire
13 3 (1.95%) IronPort
13 3 (1.95%) ProCurve
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cornwall
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £37,000 to £42,000 per annum, depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + OT
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Melksham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Westgate IT Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago