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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 49 48 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 54 55 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.15% 4.16% 2.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.25% 14.59% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 47 54 25
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
379 377 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.11% 28.54% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 308 327 296
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 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 September 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
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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 +4 52 £42,500 -10.52% 4
West Wales +7 1 - -
North Wales - 1 - -
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 123 (100.00%) Cisco
1 123 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 111 (90.24%) Firewall
3 63 (51.22%) F5
4 60 (48.78%) Juniper
5 59 (47.97%) CheckPoint
6 58 (47.15%) LAN
7 51 (41.46%) WAN
8 50 (40.65%) Cisco ASA
9 47 (38.21%) CCNA
10 41 (33.33%) SC Cleared
10 41 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 36 (29.27%) BGP
12 29 (23.58%) SLA
13 27 (21.95%) VPN
14 26 (21.14%) McAfee
15 25 (20.33%) Network Design
16 22 (17.89%) ITIL
17 21 (17.07%) OSPF
17 21 (17.07%) Blue Coat
17 21 (17.07%) Cisco PIX
17 21 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
18 20 (16.26%) MPLS
19 19 (15.45%) HP
19 19 (15.45%) Microsoft
19 19 (15.45%) VMware
19 19 (15.45%) CCSE
19 19 (15.45%) Network Security
19 19 (15.45%) JNCIS
20 18 (14.63%) HSRP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (7.32%) Lync
2 8 (6.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.25%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.63%) Apache
5 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (11.38%) MS Office
2 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 111 (90.24%) Firewall
2 58 (47.15%) LAN
3 51 (41.46%) WAN
4 50 (40.65%) Cisco ASA
5 36 (29.27%) BGP
6 27 (21.95%) VPN
7 21 (17.07%) OSPF
7 21 (17.07%) Cisco PIX
7 21 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
8 20 (16.26%) MPLS
9 19 (15.45%) Network Security
10 18 (14.63%) HSRP
11 13 (10.57%) EIGRP
12 11 (8.94%) VRRP
12 11 (8.94%) Wireless
12 11 (8.94%) IPsec
12 11 (8.94%) VoIP
13 10 (8.13%) DHCP
13 10 (8.13%) Internet
14 9 (7.32%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.63%) MySQL
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (11.38%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.94%) Advertising
3 10 (8.13%) Legal
4 8 (6.50%) Finance
5 6 (4.88%) Retail
6 2 (1.63%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 83 (67.48%) Network Engineer
2 21 (17.07%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (13.82%) Security Engineer
4 13 (10.57%) Network Security Engineer
5 12 (9.76%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.32%) Escalation Engineer
7 8 (6.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (6.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.50%) Network Support Engineer
7 8 (6.50%) Network Support
8 6 (4.88%) Project Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.07%) Network Consultant
9 5 (4.07%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (4.07%) Consultant
9 5 (4.07%) Senior Security Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Network Team Leader
9 5 (4.07%) Senior Network Consultant
9 5 (4.07%) Operations Team Leader
9 5 (4.07%) Network Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.81%) Firmware
2 1 (0.81%) DTV
2 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.81%) Derivative
2 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.63%) Windows
2 12 (9.76%) Linux
3 7 (5.69%) Windows XP
3 7 (5.69%) Windows 7
3 7 (5.69%) UNIX
4 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.33%) Network Design
2 22 (17.89%) ITIL
3 15 (12.20%) Load Balancing
4 12 (9.76%) Incident Management
5 10 (8.13%) Network Management
6 9 (7.32%) Service Delivery
7 8 (6.50%) Capacity Management
8 5 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.25%) Project Management
9 4 (3.25%) Protective Monitoring
10 3 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (2.44%) Email Migration
10 3 (2.44%) Configuration Management
11 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2
11 2 (1.63%) Network Load Balancing
11 2 (1.63%) Change Control
11 2 (1.63%) Programme Management
12 1 (0.81%) Analytics
12 1 (0.81%) Infrastructure Management
12 1 (0.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.44%) C
2 2 (1.63%) AWK
2 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 123 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (38.21%) CCNA
3 41 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 41 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 19 (15.45%) JNCIS
4 19 (15.45%) CCSE
5 13 (10.57%) CCDA
6 12 (9.76%) CCIP
7 10 (8.13%) CCSA
8 9 (7.32%) JNCIA
8 9 (7.32%) Degree
8 9 (7.32%) CCDP
8 9 (7.32%) CCSP
9 8 (6.50%) CCIE
9 8 (6.50%) CISSP
9 8 (6.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (6.50%) JNCIE
10 5 (4.07%) SAP Certification
11 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (23.58%) SLA
2 5 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.07%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.50%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.88%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.81%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (6.50%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.81%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 123 (100.00%) Cisco
2 63 (51.22%) F5
3 60 (48.78%) Juniper
4 59 (47.97%) CheckPoint
5 26 (21.14%) McAfee
6 21 (17.07%) Blue Coat
7 19 (15.45%) VMware
7 19 (15.45%) Microsoft
7 19 (15.45%) HP
8 11 (8.94%) ProCurve
9 10 (8.13%) SonicWALL
10 9 (7.32%) Aruba
10 9 (7.32%) Websense
11 7 (5.69%) Dell
11 7 (5.69%) SolarWinds
11 7 (5.69%) Lumension
12 6 (4.88%) SAP
13 5 (4.07%) Avaya
14 4 (3.25%) Fortinet
15 3 (2.44%) WatchGuard
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