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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 175 171 136
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -35
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 61 55 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.05% 0.94% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% 3.25% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 43 52 64
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
1707 1690 1716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.43% 28.81% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1362 1484
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £51,400 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +1 25 £40,000 -4.76% 12
Bristol -6 24 £63,750 +59.37% 1
Gloucestershire -9 7 £40,000 +6.66%
Devon -10 2 - -
Dorset - 1 £42,500 - 1
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 130 (90.91%) Cisco
3 86 (60.14%) Firewall
4 61 (42.66%) Cisco ASA
5 59 (41.26%) CCNA
6 50 (34.97%) Juniper
7 44 (30.77%) CheckPoint
8 38 (26.57%) WAN
9 37 (25.87%) VPN
10 35 (24.48%) LAN
11 33 (23.08%) Wireless
11 33 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 32 (22.38%) TCP/IP
13 29 (20.28%) Windows
13 29 (20.28%) Network Security
14 27 (18.88%) VMware
14 27 (18.88%) Security Cleared
15 24 (16.78%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (16.78%) F5
16 22 (15.38%) SC Cleared
17 21 (14.69%) Cisco IOS
17 21 (14.69%) Unified Communications
17 21 (14.69%) EIGRP
18 20 (13.99%) Linux
18 20 (13.99%) ITIL
18 20 (13.99%) OSPF
19 19 (13.29%) MPLS
19 19 (13.29%) Microsoft
20 18 (12.59%) Barracuda Networks
21 17 (11.89%) DNS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.80%) Lync
2 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.10%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 86 (60.14%) Firewall
2 61 (42.66%) Cisco ASA
3 38 (26.57%) WAN
4 37 (25.87%) VPN
5 35 (24.48%) LAN
6 33 (23.08%) Wireless
6 33 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 32 (22.38%) TCP/IP
8 29 (20.28%) Network Security
9 21 (14.69%) Cisco IOS
9 21 (14.69%) Unified Communications
9 21 (14.69%) EIGRP
10 20 (13.99%) OSPF
11 19 (13.29%) MPLS
12 17 (11.89%) DNS
12 17 (11.89%) SSL
13 16 (11.19%) SAN
14 15 (10.49%) BGP
14 15 (10.49%) VoIP
14 15 (10.49%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.70%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.40%) Finance
3 1 (0.70%) Banking
3 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 28 (19.58%) Senior Network Engineer
3 27 (18.88%) Consultant
4 26 (18.18%) Network Consultant
5 11 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (6.29%) Network Support
6 9 (6.29%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.59%) Architect
8 7 (4.90%) Security Engineer
8 7 (4.90%) Network Architect
9 6 (4.20%) Network Security Engineer
9 6 (4.20%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (4.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (3.50%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (2.80%) Operations Manager
11 4 (2.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 4 (2.80%) Security Operations Manager
11 4 (2.80%) Security Manager
12 3 (2.10%) Virtualisation Architect
12 3 (2.10%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.10%) XMPP
2 2 (1.40%) COM
3 1 (0.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.80%) PKI
3 3 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.70%) Statistics
4 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.28%) Windows
2 20 (13.99%) Linux
3 7 (4.90%) CentOS
3 7 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.70%) Android
5 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (13.99%) ITIL
2 15 (10.49%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (9.79%) Load Balancing
4 11 (7.69%) Network Design
5 10 (6.99%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (6.29%) Service Delivery
7 8 (5.59%) PRINCE2
8 7 (4.90%) Cyber Security
8 7 (4.90%) Change Management
8 7 (4.90%) Migration
9 6 (4.20%) Coaching
10 5 (3.50%) Security Testing
10 5 (3.50%) SIEM
10 5 (3.50%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (2.80%) Security Management
11 4 (2.80%) Mentoring
11 4 (2.80%) Customer Engagement
12 3 (2.10%) Supplier Management
12 3 (2.10%) Network Management
12 3 (2.10%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.50%) SQL
2 2 (1.40%) Perl
2 2 (1.40%) PHP
2 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 143 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (41.26%) CCNA
3 27 (18.88%) Security Cleared
4 22 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 15 (10.49%) CCIE
6 13 (9.09%) CCDP
7 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (6.29%) CISSP
9 8 (5.59%) Degree
10 7 (4.90%) JNCIS
11 6 (4.20%) MCSE
11 6 (4.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (4.20%) DV Cleared
12 5 (3.50%) JNCIP
12 5 (3.50%) MCSA
13 4 (2.80%) MCP
13 4 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (2.80%) CHFI
14 3 (2.10%) HP ASE
14 3 (2.10%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.39%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (16.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.20%) vCloud
2 6 (4.20%) vSphere
3 3 (2.10%) Firmware
3 3 (2.10%) Snort
4 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.40%) Cisco LMS
2 2 (1.40%) Opsview
3 1 (0.70%) Puppet
3 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.70%) Nagios
3 1 (0.70%) Nessus
3 1 (0.70%) Nmap
Vendors
1 130 (90.91%) Cisco
2 50 (34.97%) Juniper
3 44 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 27 (18.88%) VMware
5 24 (16.78%) F5
6 19 (13.29%) Microsoft
7 18 (12.59%) Barracuda Networks
8 11 (7.69%) HP
9 7 (4.90%) SolarWinds
10 6 (4.20%) Riverbed
11 5 (3.50%) Meraki
12 4 (2.80%) Nokia
12 4 (2.80%) Avaya
12 4 (2.80%) Brocade
13 3 (2.10%) Trapeze
13 3 (2.10%) ProCurve
13 3 (2.10%) IronPort
13 3 (2.10%) Dell
13 3 (2.10%) Siemens
13 3 (2.10%) McAfee
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