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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 196 211 236
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +25
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 1665 1762 1607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.69% 1.61% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.35% 5.88% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1397 1302
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
26213 29952 33204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.62% 27.38% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21215 23761 26316
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 27 June 2016 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 27 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 1566 £50,000 - 136
London +14 585 £55,000 - 48
South East -9 455 £47,500 -5.00% 42
Berkshire +8 157 £52,500 +5.00% 11
City of London +50 144 £55,000 -4.34% 12
East of England +26 126 £48,500 +3.19% 12
West Midlands -21 119 £45,000 -5.26% 10
Yorkshire +7 110 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Surrey -4 99 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Hampshire +16 87 £42,500 -15.00% 15
Hertfordshire +45 79 £45,000 -5.26% 8
West Yorkshire -18 71 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Reading +22 70 £60,000 +4.34% 6
North West +30 68 £45,000 +5.88% 6
South West +23 60 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Leeds -25 55 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Scotland +24 45 £47,500 +15.15% 4
Basingstoke +17 43 £37,500 -40.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 43 £50,000 - 3
Birmingham -58 41 £50,000 - 4
Hemel Hempstead +41 36 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Manchester +6 29 £45,000 -5.26% 2
High Wycombe +12 28 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Bedfordshire -4 28 £55,000 +16.40%
East Midlands +11 27 £37,500 +4.16% 3
West Sussex -26 27 £47,500 +1.06% 1
Kent +24 25 £42,500 -15.00% 2
South Yorkshire +32 24 £52,750 +25.59% 2
Cheshire +50 23 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Guildford -2 23 £65,000 +18.18% 1

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 3567 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3206 (89.88%) Cisco
3 2094 (58.70%) Firewall
4 1725 (48.36%) CCNA
5 1409 (39.50%) WAN
6 1189 (33.33%) LAN
7 1159 (32.49%) Cisco ASA
8 1047 (29.35%) Juniper
9 1021 (28.62%) VPN
10 1019 (28.57%) CheckPoint
11 957 (26.83%) BGP
12 913 (25.60%) MPLS
13 885 (24.81%) OSPF
14 862 (24.17%) Network Security
15 842 (23.61%) Wireless
16 825 (23.13%) CCIE
17 798 (22.37%) Data Centre
18 758 (21.25%) Cisco Nexus
19 727 (20.38%) F5
20 666 (18.67%) ITIL
21 586 (16.43%) VMware
22 580 (16.26%) Finance
23 539 (15.11%) VoIP
24 526 (14.75%) TCP/IP
25 503 (14.10%) EIGRP
26 461 (12.92%) Telecoms
27 448 (12.56%) Linux
28 444 (12.45%) Microsoft
29 423 (11.86%) Windows
30 377 (10.57%) Palo Alto

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 99 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 93 (2.61%) Skype for Business
3 46 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (1.12%) SharePoint
5 39 (1.09%) IIS
6 28 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 22 (0.62%) OpenStack
8 20 (0.56%) Apache
9 11 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (0.25%) CloudStack
12 7 (0.20%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.11%) SAS
14 3 (0.084%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.056%) Exchange Server 2003
15 2 (0.056%) SharePoint 2010
16 1 (0.028%) Exchange Server 2000
16 1 (0.028%) JBoss
16 1 (0.028%) Moodle
16 1 (0.028%) WebSphere
Applications
1 184 (5.16%) MS Excel
2 103 (2.89%) MS Visio
3 70 (1.96%) MS Office
4 7 (0.20%) MS Project
5 4 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.028%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 21 (0.59%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 12 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.17%) Bankmaster
4 4 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.028%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 95 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (1.32%) Office 365
4 41 (1.15%) SaaS
5 23 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (0.59%) IaaS
7 10 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.20%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.084%) Yammer
12 1 (0.028%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.028%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2094 (58.70%) Firewall
2 1409 (39.50%) WAN
3 1189 (33.33%) LAN
4 1159 (32.49%) Cisco ASA
5 1021 (28.62%) VPN
6 957 (26.83%) BGP
7 913 (25.60%) MPLS
8 885 (24.81%) OSPF
9 862 (24.17%) Network Security
10 842 (23.61%) Wireless
11 758 (21.25%) Cisco Nexus
12 539 (15.11%) VoIP
13 526 (14.75%) TCP/IP
14 503 (14.10%) EIGRP
15 347 (9.73%) DNS
16 328 (9.20%) Cisco IOS
17 280 (7.85%) VLAN
18 278 (7.79%) Internet
19 255 (7.15%) IPsec
20 240 (6.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (2.05%) SQL Server
2 19 (0.53%) MongoDB
3 17 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (0.39%) Big Data
7 11 (0.31%) Hadoop
8 9 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (0.22%) NoSQL
9 8 (0.22%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.20%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.14%) MySQL
12 4 (0.11%) Couchbase
13 3 (0.084%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.084%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.084%) GIS
14 2 (0.056%) BusinessObjects
15 1 (0.028%) Redis
Development Applications
1 37 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 19 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
3 15 (0.42%) Subversion
4 13 (0.36%) Git (software)
5 10 (0.28%) Metasploit
6 9 (0.25%) Jenkins
7 8 (0.22%) JIRA
8 4 (0.11%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.056%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.056%) Visual Studio
General
1 580 (16.26%) Finance
2 461 (12.92%) Telecoms
3 207 (5.80%) Banking
4 72 (2.02%) Retail
5 47 (1.32%) Games
6 40 (1.12%) Investment Banking
7 35 (0.98%) French Language
7 35 (0.98%) German Language
8 33 (0.93%) Law
9 25 (0.70%) Marketing
10 24 (0.67%) Legal
10 24 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 21 (0.59%) Italian Language
12 19 (0.53%) Back Office
12 19 (0.53%) Financial Institution
12 19 (0.53%) Publishing
13 18 (0.50%) Spanish Language
14 17 (0.48%) Electronics
15 16 (0.45%) Advertising
15 16 (0.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1985 (55.65%) Network Engineer
2 883 (24.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 698 (19.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 557 (15.62%) Senior Network Engineer
5 380 (10.65%) Security Engineer
6 348 (9.76%) Network Security Engineer
7 330 (9.25%) Consultant
8 314 (8.80%) Support Engineer
9 271 (7.60%) Network Support
10 221 (6.20%) Network Support Engineer
11 220 (6.17%) Network Consultant
12 219 (6.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 206 (5.78%) Analyst
14 184 (5.16%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
15 170 (4.77%) Voice Engineer
16 167 (4.68%) Architect
17 147 (4.12%) Network Analyst
18 143 (4.01%) Cisco Consultant
19 142 (3.98%) Cisco Support
20 124 (3.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (3.39%) 802.1X
2 72 (2.02%) XMPP
3 21 (0.59%) Web Services
4 18 (0.50%) CSS
5 12 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (0.31%) ActiveMQ
7 10 (0.28%) COM
7 10 (0.28%) VXML
8 8 (0.22%) JSON
9 6 (0.17%) REST
9 6 (0.17%) SOAP
9 6 (0.17%) XML
10 5 (0.14%) Middleware
10 5 (0.14%) RFC 2547
11 4 (0.11%) CakePHP
11 4 (0.11%) jQuery
11 4 (0.11%) LAMP
11 4 (0.11%) WAP
12 3 (0.084%) .NET
13 1 (0.028%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 798 (22.37%) Data Centre
2 165 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
3 105 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 75 (2.10%) Management Information System
5 73 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
6 67 (1.88%) Computer Science
7 61 (1.71%) Driving Licence
8 48 (1.35%) Virtual Team
9 40 (1.12%) iPad
9 40 (1.12%) RSA SecurID
10 35 (0.98%) Clustering
11 34 (0.95%) PKI
11 34 (0.95%) Private Cloud
11 34 (0.95%) Statistics
12 31 (0.87%) IVR
13 28 (0.78%) Internet of Things
14 26 (0.73%) EMC VNX
15 20 (0.56%) Public Cloud
16 18 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
17 17 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 448 (12.56%) Linux
2 423 (11.86%) Windows
3 200 (5.61%) Windows Server
4 179 (5.02%) Unix
5 94 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 88 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 64 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 53 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 46 (1.29%) CentOS
10 18 (0.50%) Windows 10
11 17 (0.48%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.36%) Ubuntu
13 12 (0.34%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.28%) Debian
15 8 (0.22%) CatOS
15 8 (0.22%) Solaris
16 7 (0.20%) AIX
17 5 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.11%) Android
18 4 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 666 (18.67%) ITIL
2 371 (10.40%) Load Balancing
3 354 (9.92%) Network Design
4 291 (8.16%) Presales
5 286 (8.02%) Network Management
6 272 (7.63%) Network Monitoring
7 211 (5.92%) Project Management
8 201 (5.63%) Change Management
9 183 (5.13%) High Availability
10 165 (4.63%) Service Delivery
11 155 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
12 150 (4.21%) Mentoring
13 136 (3.81%) Network Architecture
14 116 (3.25%) Incident Management
14 116 (3.25%) SIEM
15 112 (3.14%) Migration
16 110 (3.08%) Service Management
17 108 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
18 107 (3.00%) Information Security
19 98 (2.75%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 141 (3.95%) Python
2 111 (3.11%) SQL
3 86 (2.41%) Perl
4 52 (1.46%) C
5 50 (1.40%) Ruby
6 41 (1.15%) Bash Shell
6 41 (1.15%) PowerShell
7 27 (0.76%) Shell Script
8 21 (0.59%) PHP
9 19 (0.53%) Tcl
10 9 (0.25%) VB
11 7 (0.20%) C++
11 7 (0.20%) Java
12 6 (0.17%) VBScript
13 4 (0.11%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.028%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3567 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1725 (48.36%) CCNA
3 825 (23.13%) CCIE
4 300 (8.41%) Security Cleared
5 255 (7.15%) Degree
6 252 (7.06%) CCDP
7 251 (7.04%) CCSE
8 244 (6.84%) CCSA
9 233 (6.53%) CCSP
10 227 (6.36%) SC Cleared
11 221 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 182 (5.10%) JNCIA
13 179 (5.02%) CCNP Voice
14 162 (4.54%) MCSE
15 153 (4.29%) CCDA
16 148 (4.15%) JNCIP
17 145 (4.07%) CISSP
18 136 (3.81%) CCIP
19 135 (3.78%) CCVP
20 132 (3.70%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 291 (8.16%) SLA
2 141 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 78 (2.19%) PCI DSS
4 33 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 23 (0.64%) QA
6 13 (0.36%) HIPAA
7 11 (0.31%) COBIT
8 10 (0.28%) ISO27002
9 7 (0.20%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.084%) JSP 440
11 2 (0.056%) GPG13
11 2 (0.056%) SAS 70
12 1 (0.028%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 331 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 236 (6.62%) Active Directory
3 93 (2.61%) Hyper-V
4 92 (2.58%) vSphere
5 37 (1.04%) XenApp
6 29 (0.81%) Firmware
7 24 (0.67%) VMware ESX
8 21 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (0.45%) Xen
10 14 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
10 14 (0.39%) vCloud
11 13 (0.36%) Terminal Services
11 13 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (0.34%) KVM
13 10 (0.28%) ISA Server
13 10 (0.28%) ProxySG
13 10 (0.28%) XenServer
14 8 (0.22%) NFS
15 7 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
16 6 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 277 (7.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 175 (4.91%) Cisco UCCX
3 111 (3.11%) Cisco UCCE
4 104 (2.92%) Cisco Prime
5 86 (2.41%) FortiGate
6 83 (2.33%) Nagios
7 56 (1.57%) Cacti
8 46 (1.29%) SolarWinds Orion
9 35 (0.98%) Puppet
10 31 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
11 29 (0.81%) OpenView
12 27 (0.76%) Nessus
13 21 (0.59%) SCCM
14 20 (0.56%) Backup Exec
14 20 (0.56%) HP NNM
15 19 (0.53%) Netcool
16 18 (0.50%) Ansible
16 18 (0.50%) OpenNMS
17 17 (0.48%) QRadar
18 15 (0.42%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 3206 (89.88%) Cisco
2 1047 (29.35%) Juniper
3 1019 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 727 (20.38%) F5
5 586 (16.43%) VMware
6 444 (12.45%) Microsoft
7 377 (10.57%) Palo Alto
8 293 (8.21%) HP
9 288 (8.07%) SolarWinds
10 190 (5.33%) Citrix
11 175 (4.91%) Fortinet
12 155 (4.35%) Avaya
13 120 (3.36%) Meraki
14 119 (3.34%) Riverbed
15 117 (3.28%) Blue Coat
16 105 (2.94%) Aruba
17 88 (2.47%) Red Hat
18 69 (1.93%) Splunk
19 59 (1.65%) Red Box
20 58 (1.63%) Dell
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and gd benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West London
CGI
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South Wales
Spring Technology
Salary: company benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £130,000 per annum Salary is approx. 70-130k base + bo
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago