The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
UK
Rank 162 184 182
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 1589 1906 1887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.92% 1.87% 1.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.75% 6.70% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1601 1546
Median salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
20508 28468 29361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.73% 27.89% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16188 22776 23324
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCNP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP within the UK.

CCNP Salary Trend in the UK

CCNP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 within the UK.

CCNP Salary Histogram in the UK

CCNP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 1526 £50,000 - 127
London +53 614 £55,000 - 58
South East -4 366 £46,250 -7.50% 23
West Midlands +27 146 £45,000 +2.27% 11
North West +57 123 £40,000 -13.51% 14
Berkshire -22 98 £55,000 - 2
East of England -70 95 £45,000 -8.16% 11
Manchester +16 88 £40,000 -15.78% 10
City of London +14 87 £55,000 - 16
East Sussex - 85 £40,000 - 5
Surrey +3 83 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Brighton - 82 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire -13 79 £42,500 -10.52% 4
South West +25 55 £45,000 +14.64% 6
West Yorkshire -12 55 £38,500 -18.94% 4
East Midlands +19 47 £45,000 -
Birmingham +17 45 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Hampshire -14 44 £45,000 -7.69% 3
Hertfordshire -40 37 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Leeds -13 36 £40,000 -20.00%
Reading -23 35 £55,000 -6.38%
Herefordshire - 30 £45,000 - 2
Bedfordshire -11 29 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Northamptonshire +44 27 £45,000 +5.88%
Worcestershire -2 27 £42,500 - 2
Scotland +11 24 £39,780 -16.69%
Watford -8 21 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Cheshire +34 19 £41,250 - 1
Bristol +10 19 £50,000 +17.64% 1
North Yorkshire +2 19 £55,000 +22.22%

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CCNP.

1 3364 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2899 (86.18%) Cisco
3 1926 (57.25%) Firewall
4 1485 (44.14%) CCNA
5 1148 (34.13%) WAN
6 1038 (30.86%) LAN
7 971 (28.86%) Juniper
8 946 (28.12%) BGP
9 918 (27.29%) VPN
10 911 (27.08%) Cisco ASA
11 891 (26.49%) MPLS
12 874 (25.98%) CheckPoint
13 861 (25.59%) OSPF
14 796 (23.66%) Data Centre
15 783 (23.28%) Wireless
16 782 (23.25%) Network Security
17 769 (22.86%) CCIE
18 617 (18.34%) Palo Alto
19 610 (18.13%) Cisco Nexus
20 588 (17.48%) ITIL
21 579 (17.21%) F5
22 550 (16.35%) DNS
23 539 (16.02%) VoIP
24 481 (14.30%) Telecoms
25 475 (14.12%) Finance
26 471 (14.00%) Windows
27 427 (12.69%) VMware
28 410 (12.19%) Network Design
29 407 (12.10%) TCP/IP
30 356 (10.58%) Microsoft

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 87 (2.59%) MS Exchange
2 62 (1.84%) Skype for Business
3 34 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 29 (0.86%) IIS
6 13 (0.39%) OpenStack
7 10 (0.30%) Apache
8 8 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (0.21%) SharePoint
10 6 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.059%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.030%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.030%) CMS
12 1 (0.030%) JBoss
12 1 (0.030%) WildFly
Applications
1 135 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 76 (2.26%) MS Office
3 71 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.51%) MS Project
5 14 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.21%) S-PLUS
7 5 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 3 (0.089%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 2 (0.059%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.030%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.030%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 81 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (1.52%) SaaS
4 50 (1.49%) Office 365
5 33 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (0.48%) PaaS
7 15 (0.45%) IaaS
8 13 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (0.15%) G Suite
11 4 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.089%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.059%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.030%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.030%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.030%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.030%) AWS CloudTrail
14 1 (0.030%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1926 (57.25%) Firewall
2 1148 (34.13%) WAN
3 1038 (30.86%) LAN
4 946 (28.12%) BGP
5 918 (27.29%) VPN
6 911 (27.08%) Cisco ASA
7 891 (26.49%) MPLS
8 861 (25.59%) OSPF
9 783 (23.28%) Wireless
10 782 (23.25%) Network Security
11 610 (18.13%) Cisco Nexus
12 550 (16.35%) DNS
13 539 (16.02%) VoIP
14 407 (12.10%) TCP/IP
15 337 (10.02%) EIGRP
16 336 (9.99%) Cisco IOS
17 323 (9.60%) DHCP
18 322 (9.57%) VLAN
19 234 (6.96%) Cisco Wireless
20 202 (6.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (1.87%) SQL Server
2 22 (0.65%) MySQL
3 13 (0.39%) Big Data
4 12 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (0.24%) MongoDB
6 8 (0.24%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.059%) GIS
9 2 (0.059%) QlikView
9 2 (0.059%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.030%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.030%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 15 (0.45%) Git (software)
3 14 (0.42%) Subversion
4 8 (0.24%) PHPUnit
5 5 (0.15%) WinDbg
6 3 (0.089%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.059%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.059%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.059%) Trac
8 1 (0.030%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.030%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.030%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 481 (14.30%) Telecoms
2 475 (14.12%) Finance
3 183 (5.44%) Banking
4 122 (3.63%) Retail
5 59 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 49 (1.46%) Marketing
7 45 (1.34%) Legal
8 27 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 25 (0.74%) Investment Banking
10 18 (0.54%) Back Office
11 17 (0.51%) Law
12 13 (0.39%) Games
13 11 (0.33%) French Language
13 11 (0.33%) Publishing
14 10 (0.30%) Billing
15 9 (0.27%) Advertising
15 9 (0.27%) Italian Language
15 9 (0.27%) Manufacturing
16 8 (0.24%) Military
17 7 (0.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1803 (53.60%) Network Engineer
2 721 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 541 (16.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 479 (14.24%) Senior Network Engineer
5 318 (9.45%) Consultant
6 309 (9.19%) Security Engineer
7 260 (7.73%) Network Security Engineer
8 255 (7.58%) Support Engineer
9 214 (6.36%) Network Consultant
10 197 (5.86%) Network Support
11 174 (5.17%) Architect
12 173 (5.14%) Analyst
13 159 (4.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 159 (4.73%) Network Support Engineer
14 154 (4.58%) Juniper Engineer
15 145 (4.31%) Senior Cisco Engineer
16 136 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 128 (3.80%) Cisco Security Engineer
18 126 (3.75%) Cisco Support
19 123 (3.66%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (3.12%) 802.1X
2 58 (1.72%) XMPP
3 27 (0.80%) Web Services
4 16 (0.48%) XML
5 13 (0.39%) LAMP
6 11 (0.33%) REST
7 9 (0.27%) HTML
7 9 (0.27%) jQuery
8 8 (0.24%) CakePHP
8 8 (0.24%) JSON
8 8 (0.24%) SOAP
9 6 (0.18%) CSS
9 6 (0.18%) FFmpeg
9 6 (0.18%) Flash
9 6 (0.18%) XSLT
10 5 (0.15%) .NET
11 4 (0.12%) .NET Framework
11 4 (0.12%) FIX Protocol
12 2 (0.059%) CGI
13 1 (0.030%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 796 (23.66%) Data Centre
2 194 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 126 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 67 (1.99%) Driving Licence
5 57 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 47 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 37 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
8 33 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
8 33 (0.98%) Virtual Team
9 31 (0.92%) Clustering
10 24 (0.71%) Fintech
11 23 (0.68%) Hedge funds
11 23 (0.68%) IVR
12 18 (0.54%) iPad
13 17 (0.51%) Security Operations Centre
14 15 (0.45%) RSA SecurID
15 14 (0.42%) Cyber Attack
15 14 (0.42%) Digital Media
15 14 (0.42%) Public Cloud
16 13 (0.39%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 471 (14.00%) Windows
2 324 (9.63%) Linux
3 233 (6.93%) Windows Server
4 126 (3.75%) Unix
5 94 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 93 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 47 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (1.07%) Windows 7
9 18 (0.54%) CentOS
10 16 (0.48%) Windows 10
11 15 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (0.39%) Solaris
12 13 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 13 (0.39%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.33%) Data ONTAP
13 11 (0.33%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.33%) SUSE
13 11 (0.33%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.18%) VyOS
15 5 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 588 (17.48%) ITIL
2 410 (12.19%) Network Design
3 302 (8.98%) Network Management
4 299 (8.89%) Presales
5 278 (8.26%) Load Balancing
6 199 (5.92%) High Availability
7 170 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
8 155 (4.61%) Mentoring
9 147 (4.37%) Network Architecture
10 134 (3.98%) Project Management
11 131 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
12 130 (3.86%) Change Management
13 129 (3.83%) Migration
14 126 (3.75%) Change Control
15 124 (3.69%) Information Security
16 103 (3.06%) Service Delivery
17 94 (2.79%) Kalman Filter
18 93 (2.76%) Time Management
19 92 (2.73%) Business Continuity
20 90 (2.68%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (1.78%) SQL
2 59 (1.75%) Python
3 50 (1.49%) PowerShell
4 40 (1.19%) C
5 32 (0.95%) Perl
6 31 (0.92%) Bash Shell
7 25 (0.74%) Java
7 25 (0.74%) JavaScript
7 25 (0.74%) PHP
8 16 (0.48%) VBScript
9 6 (0.18%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.15%) R
11 4 (0.12%) Tcl
11 4 (0.12%) VB
12 2 (0.059%) C#
12 2 (0.059%) VBA
13 1 (0.030%) Jython
13 1 (0.030%) Lua
13 1 (0.030%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3364 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1485 (44.14%) CCNA
3 769 (22.86%) CCIE
4 311 (9.24%) Degree
5 202 (6.00%) Security Cleared
6 199 (5.92%) CCDP
7 192 (5.71%) CCSA
8 188 (5.59%) JNCIP
9 179 (5.32%) CCSE
10 178 (5.29%) JNCIA
11 174 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 149 (4.43%) CCSP
13 147 (4.37%) CISSP
14 145 (4.31%) MCSE
15 138 (4.10%) SC Cleared
16 135 (4.01%) CCNP Voice
17 114 (3.39%) CCVP
18 111 (3.30%) CCIP
19 105 (3.12%) JNCIS
20 84 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (4.99%) SLA
2 112 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 76 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (0.74%) QA
5 16 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
6 10 (0.30%) PMO
7 8 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.21%) GCP
8 7 (0.21%) JSP 440
9 5 (0.15%) GPG13
10 4 (0.12%) COBIT
11 2 (0.059%) FISMA
System Software
1 269 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 264 (7.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (3.72%) Hyper-V
4 44 (1.31%) Firmware
5 26 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
6 25 (0.74%) XenApp
7 24 (0.71%) ProxySG
8 23 (0.68%) vSphere
9 19 (0.56%) VMware ESX
10 12 (0.36%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.24%) pfSense
11 8 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (0.21%) KVM
12 7 (0.21%) NFS
13 5 (0.15%) iptables
13 5 (0.15%) ISA Server
13 5 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
14 4 (0.12%) Snort
14 4 (0.12%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.089%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 243 (7.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 144 (4.28%) FortiGate
3 139 (4.13%) Cisco UCCX
4 106 (3.15%) Cisco UCCE
5 103 (3.06%) Cisco Prime
6 91 (2.71%) Nagios
7 45 (1.34%) SCCM
8 34 (1.01%) Puppet
9 29 (0.86%) Cisco CME
10 28 (0.83%) Cacti
11 25 (0.74%) OpenNMS
12 18 (0.54%) SCOM
13 17 (0.51%) RANCID
14 15 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
15 13 (0.39%) Backup Exec
15 13 (0.39%) HAProxy
16 12 (0.36%) HP NNM
17 11 (0.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
18 9 (0.27%) WSUS
19 8 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2899 (86.18%) Cisco
2 971 (28.86%) Juniper
3 874 (25.98%) CheckPoint
4 617 (18.34%) Palo Alto
5 579 (17.21%) F5
6 427 (12.69%) VMware
7 356 (10.58%) Microsoft
8 258 (7.67%) Fortinet
9 223 (6.63%) SolarWinds
10 219 (6.51%) Riverbed
11 175 (5.20%) HP
12 149 (4.43%) Avaya
13 132 (3.92%) Citrix
14 101 (3.00%) NetApp
15 95 (2.82%) Meraki
16 89 (2.65%) Extreme Networks
17 84 (2.50%) Aruba
18 78 (2.32%) Brocade
19 67 (1.99%) Splunk
20 65 (1.93%) Blue Coat
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus shift allowance and overtime an
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
HFG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 basic + £6,600 car allowance + 12% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package of up to £55k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Car, Oncall, Training, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Car, Oncall, Training, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Car and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Flexible Worki
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 30% shift allowance, Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Training, Bonus, Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package Up £55k basic + £4k Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago