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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 194 188 155
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -33
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 50 47 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.85% 0.76% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.90% 2.94% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 41 45 60
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,825 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
1727 1601 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.52% 25.97% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1238 1274
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +6 28 £45,000 - 10
Bristol -25 13 £40,000 +2.56%
Somerset - 4 £52,500 -
Gloucestershire -3 2 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Dorset +9 1 £42,500 +49.12% 1
Devon -9 1 £37,500 -21.05%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 128 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (93.75%) Cisco
3 76 (59.38%) Firewall
4 51 (39.84%) CCNA
5 45 (35.16%) Data Centre
6 42 (32.81%) Cisco ASA
7 40 (31.25%) WAN
8 38 (29.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 35 (27.34%) Juniper
10 34 (26.56%) LAN
11 31 (24.22%) Security Cleared
12 29 (22.66%) VPN
13 27 (21.09%) TCP/IP
14 26 (20.31%) ITIL
14 26 (20.31%) Wireless
15 25 (19.53%) BGP
15 25 (19.53%) EIGRP
16 24 (18.75%) F5
17 23 (17.97%) CheckPoint
18 22 (17.19%) Cisco IOS
19 21 (16.41%) Network Security
19 21 (16.41%) CCIE
20 19 (14.84%) MPLS
20 19 (14.84%) Barracuda Networks
21 18 (14.06%) SC Cleared
21 18 (14.06%) VMware
22 16 (12.50%) CCDP
22 16 (12.50%) Windows
23 15 (11.72%) Linux
23 15 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (3.13%) Lync
2 3 (2.34%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.34%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Office
1 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (59.38%) Firewall
2 42 (32.81%) Cisco ASA
3 40 (31.25%) WAN
4 38 (29.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 34 (26.56%) LAN
6 29 (22.66%) VPN
7 27 (21.09%) TCP/IP
8 26 (20.31%) Wireless
9 25 (19.53%) BGP
9 25 (19.53%) EIGRP
10 22 (17.19%) Cisco IOS
11 21 (16.41%) Network Security
12 19 (14.84%) MPLS
13 14 (10.94%) OSPF
13 14 (10.94%) Unified Communications
14 11 (8.59%) Cisco PIX
14 11 (8.59%) VLAN
14 11 (8.59%) VoIP
15 10 (7.81%) Wireshark
16 9 (7.03%) SAN
Development Applications
1 10 (7.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (3.91%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.34%) Finance
3 1 (0.78%) Legal
3 1 (0.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (52.34%) Network Engineer
2 20 (15.63%) Consultant
3 18 (14.06%) Network Consultant
3 18 (14.06%) Senior Network Engineer
4 13 (10.16%) Architect
5 11 (8.59%) Network Architect
6 10 (7.81%) Network Support
7 6 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Administrator
9 4 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Security Architect
9 4 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Network Security Architect
9 4 (3.13%) Senior Firewall Engineer
10 3 (2.34%) Security Engineer
10 3 (2.34%) Network Administrator
10 3 (2.34%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.56%) COM
2 1 (0.78%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 45 (35.16%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.34%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.50%) Windows
2 15 (11.72%) Linux
3 5 (3.91%) CentOS
3 5 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.13%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.31%) ITIL
2 15 (11.72%) Network Monitoring
3 13 (10.16%) Security Patching
3 13 (10.16%) Network Design
4 12 (9.38%) Load Balancing
5 10 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (7.81%) Capacity Management
5 10 (7.81%) Incident Management
5 10 (7.81%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (7.81%) Service Management
6 9 (7.03%) Service Delivery
6 9 (7.03%) Migration
7 5 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.91%) Network Architecture
8 4 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.13%) Cyber Security
9 3 (2.34%) Benchmarking
9 3 (2.34%) Project Management
9 3 (2.34%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.56%) C
1 2 (1.56%) Perl
1 2 (1.56%) PHP
1 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 128 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (39.84%) CCNA
3 31 (24.22%) Security Cleared
4 21 (16.41%) CCIE
5 18 (14.06%) SC Cleared
6 16 (12.50%) CCDP
7 8 (6.25%) Degree
8 7 (5.47%) MCSE
8 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (3.91%) CISSP
10 3 (2.34%) CCSP
10 3 (2.34%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (2.34%) CCSE
10 3 (2.34%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.34%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.34%) JNCIS
10 3 (2.34%) JNCIP
10 3 (2.34%) HP ASE
10 3 (2.34%) HP MASE
11 2 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.16%) SLA
2 4 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.13%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.91%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.34%) Snort
4 2 (1.56%) Firmware
4 2 (1.56%) vSphere
5 1 (0.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (7.81%) Cisco LMS
1 10 (7.81%) Opsview
2 4 (3.13%) Puppet
3 2 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.78%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 120 (93.75%) Cisco
2 35 (27.34%) Juniper
3 24 (18.75%) F5
4 23 (17.97%) CheckPoint
5 19 (14.84%) Barracuda Networks
6 18 (14.06%) VMware
7 12 (9.38%) Microsoft
8 10 (7.81%) HP
9 7 (5.47%) SolarWinds
10 6 (4.69%) Meraki
11 5 (3.91%) ProCurve
12 4 (3.13%) IronPort
12 4 (3.13%) Riverbed
12 4 (3.13%) Dell
12 4 (3.13%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.34%) Siemens
13 3 (2.34%) Tripwire
13 3 (2.34%) Citrix
13 3 (2.34%) Avaya
13 3 (2.34%) Trapeze
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Wiltshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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South West
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
BAE
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £38500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
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