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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 63 42 83
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +41
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 46 53 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.39% 5.09% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.57% 14.97% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 5
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +12.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
339 354 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.02% 33.97% 21.78%
Number of salaries quoted 288 296 207
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £59,250
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -18 46 £42,500 -8.10% 4
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 86 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (97.67%) Cisco
3 67 (77.91%) Firewall
4 49 (56.98%) CheckPoint
5 44 (51.16%) Juniper
6 43 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 40 (46.51%) CCNA
8 39 (45.35%) WAN
9 33 (38.37%) LAN
10 27 (31.40%) Security Cleared
11 25 (29.07%) Blue Coat
12 24 (27.91%) F5
13 23 (26.74%) SC Cleared
14 22 (25.58%) McAfee
15 20 (23.26%) Telecoms
16 19 (22.09%) Windows
16 19 (22.09%) Cisco PIX
16 19 (22.09%) Network Security
17 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
18 17 (19.77%) SLA
19 16 (18.60%) Wireless
19 16 (18.60%) Cisco Nexus
19 16 (18.60%) Network Management
20 15 (17.44%) Service Delivery
20 15 (17.44%) Network Design
20 15 (17.44%) HP
20 15 (17.44%) BGP
21 14 (16.28%) Dell
21 14 (16.28%) VPN
22 13 (15.12%) ITIL

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (9.30%) MS Exchange
1 8 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.49%) Apache
3 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) Lync
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) MS Office
1 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) PaaS
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 67 (77.91%) Firewall
2 43 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 39 (45.35%) WAN
4 33 (38.37%) LAN
5 19 (22.09%) Cisco PIX
5 19 (22.09%) Network Security
6 16 (18.60%) Wireless
6 16 (18.60%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (17.44%) BGP
8 14 (16.28%) VPN
9 13 (15.12%) MPLS
10 12 (13.95%) OSPF
10 12 (13.95%) VoIP
11 8 (9.30%) VLAN
12 7 (8.14%) HSRP
12 7 (8.14%) iSCSI
12 7 (8.14%) VRRP
13 6 (6.98%) SAN
13 6 (6.98%) EIGRP
13 6 (6.98%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) Big Data
2 3 (3.49%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.16%) MySQL
General
1 20 (23.26%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.63%) Finance
3 6 (6.98%) Legal
4 5 (5.81%) Advertising
5 3 (3.49%) Welsh Language
5 3 (3.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (77.91%) Network Engineer
2 24 (27.91%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (20.93%) Security Engineer
4 15 (17.44%) Network Security Engineer
5 12 (13.95%) Project Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Security Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (3.49%) Escalation Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Firewall Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Telecoms Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Cisco Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Support Engineer
11 1 (1.16%) Network Implementation Engineer
11 1 (1.16%) Implementation Engineer
11 1 (1.16%) Avaya Engineer
11 1 (1.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 1 (1.16%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 1 (1.16%) Architect
11 1 (1.16%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Enterprise Storage
1 7 (8.14%) EqualLogic
2 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.16%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.09%) Windows
2 11 (12.79%) Linux
3 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.14%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (6.98%) Windows XP
5 6 (6.98%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.33%) Android
7 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.60%) Network Management
2 15 (17.44%) Service Delivery
2 15 (17.44%) Network Design
3 13 (15.12%) ITIL
4 8 (9.30%) Incident Management
5 7 (8.14%) Change Control
5 7 (8.14%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.65%) Project Management
7 4 (4.65%) Network Architecture
7 4 (4.65%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (3.49%) Mobile Marketing
8 3 (3.49%) Low Latency
8 3 (3.49%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.49%) Line Management
8 3 (3.49%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.49%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.49%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.16%) AWK
1 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 86 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (46.51%) CCNA
3 27 (31.40%) Security Cleared
4 23 (26.74%) SC Cleared
5 9 (10.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (10.47%) JNCIS
5 9 (10.47%) CCSP
6 8 (9.30%) CCSE
6 8 (9.30%) CCSA
7 7 (8.14%) VCP5
7 7 (8.14%) MCITP
7 7 (8.14%) CCIE
7 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (4.65%) CCDA
9 2 (2.33%) CCDP
9 2 (2.33%) CCIP
9 2 (2.33%) CISSP
9 2 (2.33%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.33%) JNCIE
9 2 (2.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.77%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (12.79%) Hyper-V
2 7 (8.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.65%) ProxySG
4 3 (3.49%) vSphere
4 3 (3.49%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.33%) Firmware
5 2 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 84 (97.67%) Cisco
2 49 (56.98%) CheckPoint
3 44 (51.16%) Juniper
4 25 (29.07%) Blue Coat
5 24 (27.91%) F5
6 22 (25.58%) McAfee
7 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
8 15 (17.44%) HP
9 14 (16.28%) Dell
10 13 (15.12%) VMware
11 11 (12.79%) SonicWALL
12 10 (11.63%) ProCurve
12 10 (11.63%) Citrix
13 6 (6.98%) Nokia
14 4 (4.65%) WatchGuard
15 3 (3.49%) Lumension
15 3 (3.49%) Aruba
15 3 (3.49%) SolarWinds
15 3 (3.49%) Websense
15 3 (3.49%) Mitel
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