The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 64 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 7 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.18% 0.70% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.74% 2.20% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
122 182 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 20.57% 31.71% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 106 157 135
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCNP
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

CCNP Salary Histogram 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -2 7 £32,500 -18.75%
CCNP
West Midlands

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (57.89%) CCNA
2 11 (57.89%) WAN
3 10 (52.63%) LAN
4 9 (47.37%) Firewall
4 9 (47.37%) BIG-IP
4 9 (47.37%) Load Balancing
4 9 (47.37%) F5
5 6 (31.58%) NetScaler
5 6 (31.58%) Games
5 6 (31.58%) Citrix
5 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) HP
6 5 (26.32%) Change Management
6 5 (26.32%) ProCurve
6 5 (26.32%) WatchGuard
6 5 (26.32%) SonicWALL
7 4 (21.05%) VLAN
7 4 (21.05%) Law
7 4 (21.05%) VPN
8 3 (15.79%) CCIE
8 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
8 3 (15.79%) MPLS
8 3 (15.79%) BGP
8 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (15.79%) Network Security
9 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 11 (57.89%) WAN
2 10 (52.63%) LAN
3 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) BIG-IP
4 6 (31.58%) NetScaler
4 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
5 4 (21.05%) VLAN
5 4 (21.05%) VPN
6 3 (15.79%) MPLS
6 3 (15.79%) BGP
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (15.79%) Network Security
7 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) DWDM
General
1 6 (31.58%) Games
2 4 (21.05%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Platform Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Network Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Load Balancing
2 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Fault Management
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (57.89%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) F5
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) ProCurve
4 5 (26.32%) WatchGuard
4 5 (26.32%) SonicWALL
5 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) Nortel