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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 186 146 152
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +6
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 41 64 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 1.26% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.47% 4.26% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 37 56 63
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 £35,500 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £58,500 £51,250
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
1657 1504 2156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.86% 29.70% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1274 1910
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -14 15 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Bristol -6 14 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Dorset -11 5 £45,000 +14.64%
Devon -10 4 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Gloucestershire -13 2 £37,500 -6.25%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 94 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (80.85%) Cisco
3 41 (43.62%) CCNA
4 38 (40.43%) Firewall
5 29 (30.85%) LAN
6 28 (29.79%) WAN
6 28 (29.79%) VPN
7 26 (27.66%) VMware
8 22 (23.40%) ITIL
9 21 (22.34%) Windows
9 21 (22.34%) Juniper
9 21 (22.34%) CheckPoint
10 20 (21.28%) CCIE
10 20 (21.28%) IPsec
10 20 (21.28%) Network Design
11 18 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (19.15%) Linux
12 17 (18.09%) TCP/IP
13 16 (17.02%) MPLS
14 15 (15.96%) VoIP
15 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (14.89%) SSL
15 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
15 14 (14.89%) Degree
16 13 (13.83%) Cisco Nexus
16 13 (13.83%) CCDP
16 13 (13.83%) MCSE
16 13 (13.83%) BGP
17 12 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
18 11 (11.70%) Network Management

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (4.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.13%) IIS
2 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 38 (40.43%) Firewall
2 29 (30.85%) LAN
3 28 (29.79%) WAN
3 28 (29.79%) VPN
4 20 (21.28%) IPsec
5 17 (18.09%) TCP/IP
6 16 (17.02%) MPLS
7 15 (15.96%) VoIP
8 14 (14.89%) SSL
9 13 (13.83%) BGP
9 13 (13.83%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (10.64%) SAN
12 9 (9.57%) OSPF
12 9 (9.57%) NAS
12 9 (9.57%) Network Security
12 9 (9.57%) H.323
13 8 (8.51%) EIGRP
13 8 (8.51%) Wireless
13 8 (8.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) MySQL
General
1 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.32%) Finance
3 4 (4.26%) Retail
4 3 (3.19%) Back Office
5 2 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (35.11%) Network Engineer
2 17 (18.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (12.77%) Network Manager
4 8 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (7.45%) Support Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Architect
6 6 (6.38%) Design Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Network Specialist
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Design Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Network Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Designer
8 4 (4.26%) Administrator
8 4 (4.26%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) HTML
1 2 (2.13%) XML
2 1 (1.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) PKI
1 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
1 5 (5.32%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.13%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.06%) Open Source
4 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.06%) Statistics
4 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.06%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.34%) Windows
2 18 (19.15%) Linux
3 8 (8.51%) CentOS
3 8 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.19%) Solaris
5 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.06%) Debian
7 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) ITIL
2 20 (21.28%) Network Design
3 11 (11.70%) Network Management
4 8 (8.51%) Time Management
5 7 (7.45%) ITIL V3
5 7 (7.45%) Demand Forecasting
6 6 (6.38%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (3.19%) Project Management
9 3 (3.19%) Service Management
9 3 (3.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.13%) Information Security
10 2 (2.13%) Load Balancing
10 2 (2.13%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.13%) Change Management
10 2 (2.13%) CRM
10 2 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.19%) Java
1 3 (3.19%) SQL
2 1 (1.06%) Python
2 1 (1.06%) Perl
2 1 (1.06%) C
2 1 (1.06%) C++
Qualifications
1 94 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (43.62%) CCNA
3 20 (21.28%) CCIE
4 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (14.89%) Degree
4 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
5 13 (13.83%) MCSE
5 13 (13.83%) CCDP
6 10 (10.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (9.57%) CCSP
8 8 (8.51%) SC Cleared
9 5 (5.32%) MCSA
10 4 (4.26%) CCIP
10 4 (4.26%) CISSP
10 4 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (4.26%) CCSE
10 4 (4.26%) JNCIS
10 4 (4.26%) MCTS
11 3 (3.19%) MCITP
11 3 (3.19%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.64%) vSphere
3 9 (9.57%) vCloud
4 4 (4.26%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.19%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.19%) ProxySG
6 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (6.38%) Netcool
3 5 (5.32%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.06%) Nagios
4 1 (1.06%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 76 (80.85%) Cisco
2 26 (27.66%) VMware
3 21 (22.34%) CheckPoint
3 21 (22.34%) Juniper
4 9 (9.57%) F5
5 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.45%) SolarWinds
7 5 (5.32%) Tandberg
7 5 (5.32%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 4 (4.26%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.19%) Riverbed
9 3 (3.19%) Nokia
9 3 (3.19%) Citrix
9 3 (3.19%) Avaya
10 2 (2.13%) HP
10 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.13%) Polycom
10 2 (2.13%) Verint
11 1 (1.06%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.06%) Barracuda Networks
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
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Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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