The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 62 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 42 53 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.07% 4.39% 3.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.66% 11.78% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 39
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
CCNP
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
394 450 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.82% 37.31% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 333 367 294
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

CCNP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Wales

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Wales

CCNP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
South Wales -10 42 £40,000 -11.11% 4
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 87 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (95.40%) Cisco
3 61 (70.11%) Firewall
4 53 (60.92%) CCNA
5 43 (49.43%) Cisco ASA
6 42 (48.28%) CheckPoint
7 35 (40.23%) Wireless
8 33 (37.93%) WAN
9 27 (31.03%) LAN
10 25 (28.74%) Network Management
11 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
12 22 (25.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 21 (24.14%) Dell
13 21 (24.14%) BGP
13 21 (24.14%) VLAN
14 20 (22.99%) Security Cleared
14 20 (22.99%) Service Delivery
14 20 (22.99%) VRRP
14 20 (22.99%) HSRP
15 19 (21.84%) SLA
15 19 (21.84%) HP
16 18 (20.69%) Juniper
16 18 (20.69%) OSPF
16 18 (20.69%) Cisco PIX
17 17 (19.54%) SonicWALL
17 17 (19.54%) SC Cleared
17 17 (19.54%) EIGRP
17 17 (19.54%) ITIL
17 17 (19.54%) Windows
18 16 (18.39%) VMware

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2000
3 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.60%) Lync
5 3 (3.45%) Apache
5 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (70.11%) Firewall
2 43 (49.43%) Cisco ASA
3 35 (40.23%) Wireless
4 33 (37.93%) WAN
5 27 (31.03%) LAN
6 22 (25.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 21 (24.14%) VLAN
7 21 (24.14%) BGP
8 20 (22.99%) VRRP
8 20 (22.99%) HSRP
9 18 (20.69%) Cisco PIX
9 18 (20.69%) OSPF
10 17 (19.54%) EIGRP
11 14 (16.09%) RIP
11 14 (16.09%) Network Security
12 13 (14.94%) VPN
13 10 (11.49%) VoIP
14 9 (10.34%) MPLS
15 8 (9.20%) iSCSI
16 7 (8.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (1.15%) MySQL
General
1 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.90%) Finance
3 5 (5.75%) Back Office
4 3 (3.45%) Advertising
4 3 (3.45%) Marketing
4 3 (3.45%) Welsh Language
5 2 (2.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 75 (86.21%) Network Engineer
2 35 (40.23%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (20.69%) Project Engineer
4 9 (10.34%) Security Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (4.60%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) Lead Network Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Design Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Security Specialist
9 1 (1.15%) Installations Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Network Specialist
9 1 (1.15%) Senior Security Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Network Design Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Network Security Specialist
9 1 (1.15%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) EqualLogic
1 8 (9.20%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (4.60%) Statistics
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.54%) Windows
2 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (14.94%) Windows 2000 Server
3 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.90%) Linux
5 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.30%) Android
5 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.74%) Network Management
2 20 (22.99%) Service Delivery
3 17 (19.54%) ITIL
4 15 (17.24%) Project Management
5 6 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.75%) Network Design
7 4 (4.60%) Change Management
7 4 (4.60%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.60%) Change Control
8 3 (3.45%) Mobile Marketing
8 3 (3.45%) Network Architecture
8 3 (3.45%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.45%) Low Latency
8 3 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.45%) Line Management
8 3 (3.45%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.30%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.30%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.15%) AWK
1 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 87 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (60.92%) CCNA
3 20 (22.99%) Security Cleared
4 17 (19.54%) SC Cleared
5 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (9.20%) MCITP
7 7 (8.05%) VCP5
7 7 (8.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (5.75%) MCSE
9 4 (4.60%) JNCIS
10 3 (3.45%) CCIE
10 3 (3.45%) CCSA
10 3 (3.45%) CCSE
11 2 (2.30%) Degree
12 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.84%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) Hyper-V
2 9 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.05%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.75%) ISA Server
5 3 (3.45%) ProxySG
5 3 (3.45%) vSphere
6 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.30%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) OpenView
1 4 (4.60%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (4.60%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 83 (95.40%) Cisco
2 42 (48.28%) CheckPoint
3 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 21 (24.14%) Dell
5 19 (21.84%) HP
6 18 (20.69%) Juniper
7 17 (19.54%) SonicWALL
8 16 (18.39%) VMware
9 15 (17.24%) WatchGuard
9 15 (17.24%) Citrix
10 12 (13.79%) F5
11 9 (10.34%) Blue Coat
11 9 (10.34%) Nokia
12 8 (9.20%) ProCurve
13 4 (4.60%) Nortel
13 4 (4.60%) Siemens
13 4 (4.60%) BMC
13 4 (4.60%) Remedy
13 4 (4.60%) McAfee
13 4 (4.60%) 3Com
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £225 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago