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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 65 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 41 58 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.99% 4.46% 3.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.49% 12.18% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 30 51 45
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
432 476 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.51% 36.59% 27.04%
Number of salaries quoted 366 382 296
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,500
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 27 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 27 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 -16 39 £40,000 - 2
North Wales -5 2 £46,250 -7.50%
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 81 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (93.83%) Cisco
3 61 (75.31%) Firewall
4 49 (60.49%) CCNA
5 40 (49.38%) Cisco ASA
6 37 (45.68%) Wireless
7 36 (44.44%) CheckPoint
8 28 (34.57%) WAN
9 26 (32.10%) LAN
10 24 (29.63%) Microsoft
11 23 (28.40%) VLAN
11 23 (28.40%) Network Management
12 22 (27.16%) HP
13 21 (25.93%) Dell
14 20 (24.69%) BGP
14 20 (24.69%) SLA
14 20 (24.69%) VRRP
14 20 (24.69%) Cisco Nexus
14 20 (24.69%) HSRP
15 18 (22.22%) Security Cleared
15 18 (22.22%) Service Delivery
15 18 (22.22%) ITIL
15 18 (22.22%) OSPF
16 17 (20.99%) EIGRP
16 17 (20.99%) Windows
16 17 (20.99%) VMware
17 15 (18.52%) Project Management
17 15 (18.52%) WatchGuard
17 15 (18.52%) Cisco PIX
17 15 (18.52%) SC Cleared

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (16.05%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2000
3 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.94%) Lync
5 3 (3.70%) Apache
5 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) PaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 61 (75.31%) Firewall
2 40 (49.38%) Cisco ASA
3 37 (45.68%) Wireless
4 28 (34.57%) WAN
5 26 (32.10%) LAN
6 23 (28.40%) VLAN
7 20 (24.69%) VRRP
7 20 (24.69%) BGP
7 20 (24.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (24.69%) HSRP
8 18 (22.22%) OSPF
9 17 (20.99%) EIGRP
10 15 (18.52%) Cisco PIX
11 14 (17.28%) RIP
12 12 (14.81%) Network Security
13 10 (12.35%) VPN
14 8 (9.88%) iSCSI
15 6 (7.41%) ADSL
15 6 (7.41%) ISDN
15 6 (7.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.47%) Big Data
3 1 (1.23%) MySQL
General
1 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.17%) Back Office
3 2 (2.47%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Legal
3 2 (2.47%) Advertising
3 2 (2.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 66 (81.48%) Network Engineer
2 34 (41.98%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (22.22%) Project Engineer
4 5 (6.17%) Security Engineer
5 4 (4.94%) Lead Network Engineer
6 3 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (2.47%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.47%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.47%) Consultant
8 1 (1.23%) Network Consultant
8 1 (1.23%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (1.23%) Technical Support
8 1 (1.23%) Security Specialist
8 1 (1.23%) Network Specialist
8 1 (1.23%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (1.23%) Network Security Specialist
8 1 (1.23%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) EqualLogic
1 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.94%) Statistics
3 3 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.99%) Windows
2 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (16.05%) Windows 2000 Server
3 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.17%) Linux
5 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.23%) AIX
6 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) Network Management
2 18 (22.22%) ITIL
2 18 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 15 (18.52%) Project Management
4 4 (4.94%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (4.94%) Change Management
5 3 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.47%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.47%) Network Design
6 2 (2.47%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.47%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.47%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.47%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (2.47%) Network Architecture
6 2 (2.47%) Change Control
6 2 (2.47%) Mobile Marketing
6 2 (2.47%) Low Latency
6 2 (2.47%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.47%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.23%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.23%) AWK
1 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 81 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (60.49%) CCNA
3 18 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 15 (18.52%) SC Cleared
5 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (9.88%) MCITP
7 7 (8.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (8.64%) VCP5
8 5 (6.17%) MCSE
9 3 (3.70%) CCIE
9 3 (3.70%) Degree
10 1 (1.23%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.17%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.47%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (2.47%) Firmware
5 1 (1.23%) vSphere
5 1 (1.23%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) OpenView
1 4 (4.94%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (4.94%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 76 (93.83%) Cisco
2 36 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 24 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 22 (27.16%) HP
5 21 (25.93%) Dell
6 17 (20.99%) VMware
7 15 (18.52%) WatchGuard
8 14 (17.28%) SonicWALL
9 13 (16.05%) Citrix
10 10 (12.35%) ProCurve
11 9 (11.11%) Juniper
12 6 (7.41%) Nokia
12 6 (7.41%) F5
13 4 (4.94%) Siemens
13 4 (4.94%) BMC
13 4 (4.94%) Remedy
13 4 (4.94%) Nortel
13 4 (4.94%) 3Com
13 4 (4.94%) Avaya
14 3 (3.70%) Blue Coat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Car allowance,bonus,training
Posted: 6 days ago