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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 165 187 156
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -31
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 73 42 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.23% 0.69% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.16% 2.52% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 67 38 55
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1756 1666 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.56% 27.23% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1332 1270
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,650 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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 +27 40 £45,000 - 6
Bristol -13 12 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Dorset +1 6 £35,000 -22.22%
Gloucestershire -13 5 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Somerset - 5 £52,500 -
Devon -4 1 £37,500 -21.05%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 131 (97.76%) Cisco
3 73 (54.48%) Firewall
4 54 (40.30%) CCNA
5 50 (37.31%) WAN
6 46 (34.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 45 (33.58%) Cisco ASA
8 41 (30.60%) LAN
9 40 (29.85%) Data Centre
10 37 (27.61%) Juniper
11 36 (26.87%) VPN
12 34 (25.37%) Security Cleared
13 33 (24.63%) BGP
14 30 (22.39%) TCP/IP
14 30 (22.39%) F5
15 27 (20.15%) EIGRP
15 27 (20.15%) Network Security
16 26 (19.40%) Cisco IOS
16 26 (19.40%) ITIL
16 26 (19.40%) Network Monitoring
17 25 (18.66%) CCIE
18 23 (17.16%) Wireless
19 22 (16.42%) MPLS
20 20 (14.93%) SLA
21 19 (14.18%) CheckPoint
21 19 (14.18%) Linux
22 18 (13.43%) Windows
23 17 (12.69%) SC Cleared
24 16 (11.94%) VMware
24 16 (11.94%) CCDP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (2.24%) SAS
1 3 (2.24%) Lync
2 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MS Office
1 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (54.48%) Firewall
2 50 (37.31%) WAN
3 46 (34.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 45 (33.58%) Cisco ASA
5 41 (30.60%) LAN
6 36 (26.87%) VPN
7 33 (24.63%) BGP
8 30 (22.39%) TCP/IP
9 27 (20.15%) EIGRP
9 27 (20.15%) Network Security
10 26 (19.40%) Cisco IOS
11 23 (17.16%) Wireless
12 22 (16.42%) MPLS
13 14 (10.45%) Internet
13 14 (10.45%) VoIP
14 13 (9.70%) DNS
14 13 (9.70%) OSPF
14 13 (9.70%) Wireshark
14 13 (9.70%) Cisco ISE
15 12 (8.96%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 13 (9.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (3.73%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (7.46%) Finance
1 10 (7.46%) Aerospace
2 5 (3.73%) Military
2 5 (3.73%) Banking
2 5 (3.73%) Multimedia
3 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (46.27%) Network Engineer
2 19 (14.18%) Consultant
3 17 (12.69%) Network Consultant
4 14 (10.45%) Architect
5 12 (8.96%) Network Architect
6 10 (7.46%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (7.46%) Network Support
7 7 (5.22%) Analyst
7 7 (5.22%) Network Analyst
8 6 (4.48%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (4.48%) Security Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Security Architect
9 5 (3.73%) Network Security Architect
10 4 (2.99%) Senior Firewall Engineer
10 4 (2.99%) Firewall Engineer
10 4 (2.99%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (2.99%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 4 (2.99%) Network Specialist
10 4 (2.99%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 4 (2.99%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.75%) COM
1 1 (0.75%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 40 (29.85%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.96%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (7.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.99%) Online Banking
5 4 (2.99%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.18%) Linux
2 18 (13.43%) Windows
3 7 (5.22%) UNIX
4 4 (2.99%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.99%) CentOS
4 4 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.40%) ITIL
1 26 (19.40%) Network Monitoring
2 16 (11.94%) Security Patching
3 15 (11.19%) Load Balancing
4 13 (9.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (9.70%) Capacity Management
4 13 (9.70%) Service Management
4 13 (9.70%) Service Delivery
4 13 (9.70%) Incident Management
5 11 (8.21%) Network Design
6 10 (7.46%) WFM
7 9 (6.72%) Migration
8 6 (4.48%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (4.48%) Network Architecture
9 5 (3.73%) Network Management
9 5 (3.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (2.99%) Information Security
10 4 (2.99%) Change Management
10 4 (2.99%) B2B
10 4 (2.99%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.96%) Perl
1 12 (8.96%) PHP
2 10 (7.46%) Python
3 2 (1.49%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 134 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (40.30%) CCNA
3 34 (25.37%) Security Cleared
4 25 (18.66%) CCIE
5 17 (12.69%) SC Cleared
6 16 (11.94%) CCDP
7 11 (8.21%) Degree
8 5 (3.73%) MCSE
8 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.24%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (2.24%) CCSE
9 3 (2.24%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.24%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.24%) CISSP
9 3 (2.24%) HP ASE
9 3 (2.24%) HP MASE
10 2 (1.49%) CCDA
10 2 (1.49%) MCSA
10 2 (1.49%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.49%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.93%) SLA
2 4 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (9.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.73%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.24%) Snort
4 2 (1.49%) Firmware
5 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (9.70%) Cisco LMS
1 13 (9.70%) Opsview
2 11 (8.21%) Nagios
3 10 (7.46%) Cisco UCCE
3 10 (7.46%) Cisco UCCX
3 10 (7.46%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (7.46%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (2.99%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (2.99%) Puppet
5 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 131 (97.76%) Cisco
2 37 (27.61%) Juniper
3 30 (22.39%) F5
4 19 (14.18%) CheckPoint
5 16 (11.94%) VMware
6 15 (11.19%) Barracuda Networks
7 11 (8.21%) HP
8 10 (7.46%) Intel
8 10 (7.46%) McAfee
8 10 (7.46%) CA
8 10 (7.46%) Microsoft
8 10 (7.46%) Blue Coat
8 10 (7.46%) Nimsoft
8 10 (7.46%) Splunk
8 10 (7.46%) Verint
8 10 (7.46%) Lancope
9 7 (5.22%) ProCurve
9 7 (5.22%) SolarWinds
10 6 (4.48%) IronPort
10 6 (4.48%) Meraki
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