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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 65 68 80
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 39 43 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.04% 3.22% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.10% 8.87% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37 36 7
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +15.85%
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
386 485 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.06% 36.36% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 337 421 251
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +6 39 £42,500 -10.52% 8
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 93 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (97.85%) Cisco
3 71 (76.34%) Firewall
4 52 (55.91%) CheckPoint
5 47 (50.54%) Juniper
6 45 (48.39%) WAN
7 44 (47.31%) Cisco ASA
8 43 (46.24%) LAN
9 38 (40.86%) CCNA
10 36 (38.71%) F5
11 28 (30.11%) Blue Coat
11 28 (30.11%) Security Cleared
12 26 (27.96%) SC Cleared
12 26 (27.96%) McAfee
12 26 (27.96%) BGP
13 24 (25.81%) Cisco PIX
14 23 (24.73%) SLA
15 22 (23.66%) Network Design
16 21 (22.58%) VPN
17 20 (21.51%) Windows
18 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
18 19 (20.43%) OSPF
19 17 (18.28%) Network Security
20 16 (17.20%) Cisco Nexus
20 16 (17.20%) MPLS
20 16 (17.20%) Network Management
20 16 (17.20%) ITIL
20 16 (17.20%) Telecoms
21 15 (16.13%) Linux
21 15 (16.13%) Wireless

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (4.30%) Apache
1 4 (4.30%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.15%) Lync
3 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) MS Office
2 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.15%) PaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Office 365
3 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (76.34%) Firewall
2 45 (48.39%) WAN
3 44 (47.31%) Cisco ASA
4 43 (46.24%) LAN
5 26 (27.96%) BGP
6 24 (25.81%) Cisco PIX
7 21 (22.58%) VPN
8 19 (20.43%) OSPF
9 17 (18.28%) Network Security
10 16 (17.20%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (17.20%) MPLS
11 15 (16.13%) Wireless
12 11 (11.83%) EIGRP
12 11 (11.83%) VoIP
13 10 (10.75%) RIP
14 9 (9.68%) IPsec
15 8 (8.60%) HSRP
16 7 (7.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 7 (7.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 7 (7.53%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.15%) Big Data
2 2 (2.15%) MySQL
General
1 16 (17.20%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.60%) Finance
3 7 (7.53%) Legal
3 7 (7.53%) Advertising
4 3 (3.23%) Welsh Language
5 2 (2.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (74.19%) Network Engineer
2 24 (25.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (15.05%) Security Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (7.53%) Escalation Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Project Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Network Support
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Network Specialist
10 2 (2.15%) Telecoms Engineer
10 2 (2.15%) Cisco Support
10 2 (2.15%) Firewall Engineer
11 1 (1.08%) Firewall Support
11 1 (1.08%) Implementation Engineer
11 1 (1.08%) Avaya Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.23%) EqualLogic
1 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.08%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Windows
2 15 (16.13%) Linux
3 9 (9.68%) Windows XP
3 9 (9.68%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (3.23%) UNIX
6 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) Network Design
2 16 (17.20%) Network Management
2 16 (17.20%) ITIL
3 14 (15.05%) Service Delivery
4 12 (12.90%) Load Balancing
5 8 (8.60%) Incident Management
6 6 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.38%) Change Control
7 5 (5.38%) Capacity Management
8 4 (4.30%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.30%) Protective Monitoring
9 3 (3.23%) Line Management
9 3 (3.23%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.23%) Network Architecture
9 3 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
10 2 (2.15%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.15%) Mobile Marketing
10 2 (2.15%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.15%) C
1 2 (2.15%) AWK
1 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 93 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (40.86%) CCNA
3 28 (30.11%) Security Cleared
4 26 (27.96%) SC Cleared
5 14 (15.05%) CCSE
5 14 (15.05%) JNCIS
6 9 (9.68%) CCIE
6 9 (9.68%) CCSP
7 8 (8.60%) CCSA
8 5 (5.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (5.38%) CCIP
9 4 (4.30%) CCDA
10 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (3.23%) MCITP
10 3 (3.23%) Degree
10 3 (3.23%) VCP5
11 2 (2.15%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.15%) JNCIP
11 2 (2.15%) JNCIE
11 2 (2.15%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (24.73%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (7.53%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.38%) VMware ESX
3 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.30%) ProxySG
4 3 (3.23%) vSphere
5 2 (2.15%) Firmware
5 2 (2.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 91 (97.85%) Cisco
2 52 (55.91%) CheckPoint
3 47 (50.54%) Juniper
4 36 (38.71%) F5
5 28 (30.11%) Blue Coat
6 26 (27.96%) McAfee
7 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
8 13 (13.98%) HP
8 13 (13.98%) VMware
9 11 (11.83%) SonicWALL
10 10 (10.75%) ProCurve
11 7 (7.53%) Lumension
11 7 (7.53%) Aruba
11 7 (7.53%) Websense
11 7 (7.53%) Nokia
12 6 (6.45%) Dell
12 6 (6.45%) Citrix
13 4 (4.30%) SolarWinds
14 3 (3.23%) Riverbed
14 3 (3.23%) Mitel
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £250pm car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago