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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
UK
Rank 158 177 193
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +16
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 1757 1861 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.09% 1.89% 1.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.26% 6.76% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1429 1583 1484
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
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
21275 27519 29284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.27% 27.99% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16764 22024 23422
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 £28,000 £27,823 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +18 1670 £47,500 -5.00% 130
London +41 672 £55,000 - 56
South East +31 441 £45,000 -10.00% 31
West Midlands 0 142 £45,000 +4.04% 13
North West +42 119 £41,000 -13.68% 11
Surrey +64 115 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Berkshire -25 112 £55,000 - 7
East of England -40 107 £50,000 +2.04% 5
City of London +9 89 £55,000 - 14
Manchester +19 81 £40,000 -12.56% 7
Yorkshire 0 77 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Hampshire +9 76 £45,000 -3.48% 6
East Midlands +20 60 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Reading -12 59 £55,000 -8.33% 3
West Yorkshire +27 56 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Bedfordshire +6 52 £55,000 - 1
Scotland +40 49 £39,000 -17.89% 2
South West +23 49 £45,000 +12.50% 5
East Sussex - 46 £40,000 - 5
Brighton - 45 £40,000 - 3
Leeds +19 41 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Hertfordshire -34 38 £47,000 +4.44% 4
Reigate +51 37 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 35 £49,500 +16.47% 1
Birmingham -14 35 £50,000 +9.28% 5
Worcestershire +9 33 £45,000 +5.88%
Herefordshire - 30 £45,000 - 1
Edinburgh +25 28 £45,778 -2.59%
Bedford +14 28 £55,000 -5.98% 1
Milton Keynes +35 27 £42,500 - 1

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 3359 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2925 (87.08%) Cisco
3 1957 (58.26%) Firewall
4 1557 (46.35%) CCNA
5 1215 (36.17%) WAN
6 1130 (33.64%) LAN
7 943 (28.07%) Juniper
7 943 (28.07%) BGP
8 931 (27.72%) VPN
9 902 (26.85%) CheckPoint
10 867 (25.81%) MPLS
11 852 (25.36%) Cisco ASA
12 843 (25.10%) OSPF
13 809 (24.08%) Network Security
14 761 (22.66%) Data Centre
15 742 (22.09%) CCIE
16 723 (21.52%) Wireless
17 612 (18.22%) ITIL
18 584 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
19 576 (17.15%) F5
20 552 (16.43%) DNS
20 552 (16.43%) Palo Alto
21 542 (16.14%) VoIP
22 519 (15.45%) Telecoms
23 505 (15.03%) Finance
24 471 (14.02%) Windows
25 442 (13.16%) TCP/IP
26 408 (12.15%) VMware
26 408 (12.15%) Network Design
27 353 (10.51%) EIGRP

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
1 111 (3.30%) MS Exchange
2 56 (1.67%) Skype for Business
3 49 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (0.98%) IIS
5 19 (0.57%) Apache
6 17 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (0.36%) OpenStack
8 7 (0.21%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.089%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.060%) CMS
10 2 (0.060%) nginx
10 2 (0.060%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 144 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 68 (2.02%) MS Office
3 66 (1.96%) MS Visio
4 26 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (0.60%) MS Project
6 7 (0.21%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.089%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 3 (0.089%) Bankmaster
1 3 (0.089%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 2 (0.060%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.030%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (1.58%) SaaS
4 50 (1.49%) Office 365
5 28 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.30%) PaaS
7 9 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.27%) IaaS
8 7 (0.21%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.12%) G Suite
11 3 (0.089%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1957 (58.26%) Firewall
2 1215 (36.17%) WAN
3 1130 (33.64%) LAN
4 943 (28.07%) BGP
5 931 (27.72%) VPN
6 867 (25.81%) MPLS
7 852 (25.36%) Cisco ASA
8 843 (25.10%) OSPF
9 809 (24.08%) Network Security
10 723 (21.52%) Wireless
11 584 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
12 552 (16.43%) DNS
13 542 (16.14%) VoIP
14 442 (13.16%) TCP/IP
15 353 (10.51%) EIGRP
16 330 (9.82%) Cisco IOS
17 326 (9.71%) VLAN
18 307 (9.14%) DHCP
19 241 (7.17%) Internet
20 197 (5.86%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (1.61%) SQL Server
2 25 (0.74%) MySQL
3 13 (0.39%) MongoDB
3 13 (0.39%) NoSQL
3 13 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (0.33%) Big Data
5 9 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.12%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.089%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.089%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.060%) GIS
10 1 (0.030%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 19 (0.57%) Subversion
2 17 (0.51%) Git (software)
3 13 (0.39%) PHPUnit
4 6 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.12%) WinDbg
6 2 (0.060%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.060%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.060%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.060%) Trac
7 1 (0.030%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.030%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.030%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 519 (15.45%) Telecoms
2 505 (15.03%) Finance
3 210 (6.25%) Banking
4 105 (3.13%) Retail
5 52 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 47 (1.40%) Legal
7 45 (1.34%) Marketing
8 28 (0.83%) Investment Banking
9 24 (0.71%) Games
10 22 (0.65%) Law
11 19 (0.57%) Back Office
12 18 (0.54%) Advertising
13 17 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.45%) Publishing
15 13 (0.39%) Manufacturing
16 11 (0.33%) Billing
16 11 (0.33%) French Language
17 9 (0.27%) Italian Language
18 8 (0.24%) Military
19 7 (0.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1834 (54.60%) Network Engineer
2 671 (19.98%) Cisco Engineer
3 518 (15.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 467 (13.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 293 (8.72%) Security Engineer
6 281 (8.37%) Consultant
7 261 (7.77%) Support Engineer
8 252 (7.50%) Network Security Engineer
9 202 (6.01%) Network Support
10 195 (5.81%) Network Consultant
11 189 (5.63%) Architect
12 188 (5.60%) Analyst
13 160 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 158 (4.70%) Network Support Engineer
15 149 (4.44%) Juniper Engineer
16 136 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 128 (3.81%) Network Analyst
18 127 (3.78%) NOC Engineer
19 122 (3.63%) Cisco Support
20 114 (3.39%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (3.01%) 802.1X
2 59 (1.76%) XMPP
3 24 (0.71%) Web Services
4 17 (0.51%) LAMP
5 16 (0.48%) XML
6 15 (0.45%) REST
7 13 (0.39%) CakePHP
7 13 (0.39%) jQuery
7 13 (0.39%) JSON
7 13 (0.39%) SOAP
8 6 (0.18%) Flash
8 6 (0.18%) HTML
9 5 (0.15%) FFmpeg
9 5 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.089%) CGI
10 3 (0.089%) OAuth
10 3 (0.089%) OpenID
10 3 (0.089%) SailPoint
10 3 (0.089%) SAML
10 3 (0.089%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 761 (22.66%) Data Centre
2 215 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (3.63%) Computer Science
4 70 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 60 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 40 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 38 (1.13%) Virtual Team
8 36 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
9 32 (0.95%) Clustering
10 23 (0.68%) IVR
11 22 (0.65%) Mathematics
11 22 (0.65%) RSA SecurID
12 20 (0.60%) Statistics
13 19 (0.57%) Fintech
14 18 (0.54%) BYOD
15 17 (0.51%) Hedge funds
16 16 (0.48%) iPad
16 16 (0.48%) Security Operations Centre
17 13 (0.39%) Replication
18 12 (0.36%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 471 (14.02%) Windows
2 311 (9.26%) Linux
3 214 (6.37%) Windows Server
4 134 (3.99%) Unix
5 94 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 93 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (0.92%) Windows 7
9 24 (0.71%) CentOS
10 21 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (0.60%) Windows 10
12 15 (0.45%) Mac OS X
12 15 (0.45%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.33%) Solaris
14 10 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
15 8 (0.24%) AIX
15 8 (0.24%) SUSE
15 8 (0.24%) VyOS
16 7 (0.21%) Windows XP
17 6 (0.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 612 (18.22%) ITIL
2 408 (12.15%) Network Design
3 337 (10.03%) Network Management
4 288 (8.57%) Load Balancing
5 239 (7.12%) Presales
6 189 (5.63%) High Availability
7 168 (5.00%) Project Management
8 166 (4.94%) Network Monitoring
9 165 (4.91%) Change Control
10 163 (4.85%) Mentoring
11 156 (4.64%) Change Management
12 148 (4.41%) Network Architecture
13 145 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
14 122 (3.63%) Migration
15 114 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
16 108 (3.22%) Information Security
17 107 (3.19%) Service Delivery
18 95 (2.83%) Business Continuity
19 90 (2.68%) Service Management
20 87 (2.59%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 72 (2.14%) SQL
2 51 (1.52%) Python
3 49 (1.46%) C
4 48 (1.43%) PowerShell
5 41 (1.22%) Perl
6 30 (0.89%) PHP
7 27 (0.80%) Bash Shell
7 27 (0.80%) JavaScript
8 18 (0.54%) Java
9 12 (0.36%) VBScript
10 5 (0.15%) Tcl
10 5 (0.15%) VB
11 2 (0.060%) C#
12 1 (0.030%) Lua
12 1 (0.030%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.030%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.030%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3359 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1557 (46.35%) CCNA
3 742 (22.09%) CCIE
4 281 (8.37%) Degree
5 242 (7.20%) Security Cleared
6 232 (6.91%) CCDP
7 190 (5.66%) CCSA
8 188 (5.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 187 (5.57%) CCSE
10 185 (5.51%) SC Cleared
11 179 (5.33%) JNCIP
12 173 (5.15%) JNCIA
13 147 (4.38%) CISSP
14 146 (4.35%) CCSP
15 141 (4.20%) MCSE
16 125 (3.72%) CCIP
17 124 (3.69%) CCNP Voice
17 124 (3.69%) CCVP
18 114 (3.39%) JNCIS
19 93 (2.77%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (5.92%) SLA
2 112 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 111 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 40 (1.19%) QA
5 12 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.33%) JSP 440
7 7 (0.21%) GPG13
8 6 (0.18%) COBIT
9 4 (0.12%) GCP
10 2 (0.060%) FISMA
11 1 (0.030%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 275 (8.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 266 (7.92%) Active Directory
3 108 (3.22%) Hyper-V
4 65 (1.94%) Firmware
5 45 (1.34%) vSphere
6 32 (0.95%) XenApp
7 28 (0.83%) VMware ESX
8 23 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (0.65%) ProxySG
10 18 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (0.24%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.21%) XenDesktop
13 6 (0.18%) iptables
13 6 (0.18%) KVM
13 6 (0.18%) NFS
13 6 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
14 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.15%) pfSense
14 5 (0.15%) vCloud
15 4 (0.12%) Snort
Systems Management
1 231 (6.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 135 (4.02%) Cisco UCCX
3 105 (3.13%) FortiGate
4 101 (3.01%) Cisco UCCE
5 96 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
6 85 (2.53%) Nagios
7 35 (1.04%) SCCM
8 29 (0.86%) Puppet
9 28 (0.83%) Cisco CME
9 28 (0.83%) OpenNMS
10 23 (0.68%) Cacti
11 20 (0.60%) SCOM
12 17 (0.51%) RANCID
13 15 (0.45%) Backup Exec
14 12 (0.36%) HP NNM
14 12 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
15 11 (0.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 9 (0.27%) WSUS
17 8 (0.24%) HAProxy
17 8 (0.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2925 (87.08%) Cisco
2 943 (28.07%) Juniper
3 902 (26.85%) CheckPoint
4 576 (17.15%) F5
5 552 (16.43%) Palo Alto
6 408 (12.15%) VMware
7 342 (10.18%) Microsoft
8 200 (5.95%) Fortinet
9 190 (5.66%) Riverbed
10 187 (5.57%) SolarWinds
11 172 (5.12%) Avaya
12 161 (4.79%) HP
13 124 (3.69%) Citrix
14 117 (3.48%) Extreme Networks
15 100 (2.98%) NetApp
16 95 (2.83%) Brocade
17 87 (2.59%) Meraki
18 59 (1.76%) Aruba
19 57 (1.70%) Huawei
20 56 (1.67%) Splunk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent pension + holidays
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+15% bonus , health , pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + on-call, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Craigavon, County Armagh
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 40000
Posted: 5 days ago