The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 67 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 3 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.49% 1.10% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.65% 6.86% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Average salary £37,500 £28,550 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.34% -12.15%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
CCNP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
113 102 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.56% 16.04% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 100 75 104
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Staffordshire region.

CCNP Salary Trend in Staffordshire

CCNP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
Tamworth +5 1 £34,500 +20.84%
Cannock +2 1 £37,500 +10.29%
CCNP
West Midlands

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) VLAN
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) WatchGuard
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) WLAN
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (22.22%) Cacti
6 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) Network Management
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Prime

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) WLAN
6 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Network Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) CISSP Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) CISSP Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate 1st Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Graduate
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
1 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
1 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM
2 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) MCSE
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) CCDA
5 1 (11.11%) CCSA
5 1 (11.11%) CEH
5 1 (11.11%) CISMP
5 1 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (11.11%) MCITP
5 1 (11.11%) MCSA
5 1 (11.11%) SSCP
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cacti
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
1 4 (44.44%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) WatchGuard
3 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Qualys
4 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
4 1 (11.11%) VMware