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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 193 145 159
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +14
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 41 65 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 1.28% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.46% 4.30% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 56 62
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £51,500
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
1666 1511 2170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.14% 29.66% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1282 1919
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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 -11 18 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Bristol -3 13 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Dorset -13 5 £45,000 +14.64% 1
Devon -15 3 £47,500 +26.66% 8
Gloucestershire -11 2 £37,500 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 98 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (80.61%) Cisco
3 44 (44.90%) CCNA
4 41 (41.84%) Firewall
5 31 (31.63%) LAN
6 30 (30.61%) WAN
7 29 (29.59%) VPN
8 28 (28.57%) VMware
9 23 (23.47%) CheckPoint
9 23 (23.47%) Juniper
9 23 (23.47%) ITIL
10 22 (22.45%) Windows
11 21 (21.43%) IPsec
11 21 (21.43%) Network Design
12 20 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (20.41%) CCIE
13 18 (18.37%) TCP/IP
13 18 (18.37%) Linux
14 16 (16.33%) MPLS
14 16 (16.33%) VoIP
14 16 (16.33%) CCDP
15 15 (15.31%) Security Cleared
16 14 (14.29%) Degree
16 14 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (14.29%) SSL
16 14 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (14.29%) BGP
17 13 (13.27%) MCSE
18 12 (12.24%) Network Management
18 12 (12.24%) Mentoring

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 5 (5.10%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.04%) IIS
4 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.02%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MS Office
1 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 41 (41.84%) Firewall
2 31 (31.63%) LAN
3 30 (30.61%) WAN
4 29 (29.59%) VPN
5 21 (21.43%) IPsec
6 18 (18.37%) TCP/IP
7 16 (16.33%) VoIP
7 16 (16.33%) MPLS
8 14 (14.29%) SSL
8 14 (14.29%) BGP
8 14 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (10.20%) Wireless
10 10 (10.20%) Network Security
10 10 (10.20%) OSPF
10 10 (10.20%) SAN
11 9 (9.18%) NAS
11 9 (9.18%) H.323
12 8 (8.16%) EIGRP
12 8 (8.16%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) MySQL
General
1 10 (10.20%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.10%) Finance
3 4 (4.08%) Retail
4 3 (3.06%) Back Office
5 2 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.35%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (13.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (12.24%) Network Manager
5 8 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Network Design Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Architect
7 6 (6.12%) Design Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Network Specialist
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Design Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Network Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Designer
9 4 (4.08%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Administrator
9 4 (4.08%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) HTML
1 2 (2.04%) XML
2 1 (1.02%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
1 5 (5.10%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (5.10%) PKI
2 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.04%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.02%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.02%) Statistics
4 1 (1.02%) Open Source
4 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.02%) IVR
4 1 (1.02%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.45%) Windows
2 18 (18.37%) Linux
3 8 (8.16%) CentOS
3 8 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.06%) Solaris
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.02%) Debian
7 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.47%) ITIL
2 21 (21.43%) Network Design
3 12 (12.24%) Network Management
3 12 (12.24%) Mentoring
4 8 (8.16%) Time Management
5 7 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 7 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (7.14%) Demand Forecasting
6 6 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (5.10%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.10%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (3.06%) Project Management
9 3 (3.06%) Service Management
9 3 (3.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.04%) Information Security
10 2 (2.04%) Load Balancing
10 2 (2.04%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.04%) Change Management
10 2 (2.04%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.06%) Java
1 3 (3.06%) SQL
2 1 (1.02%) Python
2 1 (1.02%) Perl
2 1 (1.02%) C
2 1 (1.02%) C++
Qualifications
1 98 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (44.90%) CCNA
3 20 (20.41%) CCIE
4 16 (16.33%) CCDP
5 15 (15.31%) Security Cleared
6 14 (14.29%) Degree
6 14 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (13.27%) MCSE
8 10 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (9.18%) CCSP
10 8 (8.16%) SC Cleared
11 5 (5.10%) MCSA
11 5 (5.10%) CCSE
12 4 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (4.08%) CCIP
12 4 (4.08%) CISSP
12 4 (4.08%) JNCIS
12 4 (4.08%) MCTS
13 3 (3.06%) MCITP
13 3 (3.06%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.20%) vSphere
3 9 (9.18%) vCloud
4 5 (5.10%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.06%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.06%) ProxySG
5 3 (3.06%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.02%) XenApp
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (8.16%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (6.12%) Netcool
3 5 (5.10%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.02%) Nagios
4 1 (1.02%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.02%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.02%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.02%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 79 (80.61%) Cisco
2 28 (28.57%) VMware
3 23 (23.47%) CheckPoint
3 23 (23.47%) Juniper
4 10 (10.20%) F5
5 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
6 8 (8.16%) SolarWinds
7 5 (5.10%) Tandberg
7 5 (5.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 4 (4.08%) HP
8 4 (4.08%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.06%) Riverbed
9 3 (3.06%) Citrix
9 3 (3.06%) Avaya
9 3 (3.06%) Nokia
10 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.04%) NetApp
10 2 (2.04%) Polycom
10 2 (2.04%) Verint
11 1 (1.02%) Infoblox
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Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago