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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
UK / Wales
Rank 78 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 16 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.50% 2.05% 3.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.48% 6.86% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 35
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,397 £37,500 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
292 408 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.34% 29.93% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 214 335 251
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Wales

CCNP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 7 £50,000 -
South Wales -1 6 £55,000 +15.78%
Mid Wales - 3 £45,000 -
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (80.49%) Cisco
3 27 (65.85%) CheckPoint
4 26 (63.41%) LAN
5 23 (56.10%) Avaya
5 23 (56.10%) F5
6 22 (53.66%) Firewall
7 21 (51.22%) MPLS
7 21 (51.22%) WAN
8 20 (48.78%) Telecoms
9 19 (46.34%) DNS
10 17 (41.46%) Finance
11 15 (36.59%) OSPF
11 15 (36.59%) Internet
11 15 (36.59%) BGP
11 15 (36.59%) DHCP
11 15 (36.59%) Unified Communications
11 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (31.71%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (31.71%) Banking
12 13 (31.71%) VPN
13 11 (26.83%) CCNA
13 11 (26.83%) SolarWinds
14 10 (24.39%) Intel Security
15 9 (21.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 9 (21.95%) Change Control
15 9 (21.95%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (21.95%) BIG-IP
16 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
16 7 (17.07%) Juniper

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) IaaS
1 3 (7.32%) PaaS
1 3 (7.32%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (63.41%) LAN
2 22 (53.66%) Firewall
3 21 (51.22%) MPLS
3 21 (51.22%) WAN
4 19 (46.34%) DNS
5 15 (36.59%) BGP
5 15 (36.59%) DHCP
5 15 (36.59%) Internet
5 15 (36.59%) OSPF
5 15 (36.59%) Unified Communications
6 13 (31.71%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (31.71%) VPN
7 9 (21.95%) BIG-IP
7 9 (21.95%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (21.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (14.63%) Ethernet
8 6 (14.63%) Network Security
8 6 (14.63%) SNMP
9 5 (12.20%) Junos
10 4 (9.76%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 20 (48.78%) Telecoms
2 17 (41.46%) Finance
3 13 (31.71%) Banking
4 5 (12.20%) Advertising
4 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Architect
2 13 (31.71%) Cisco Architect
2 13 (31.71%) Network Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Network Architect
4 8 (19.51%) Cisco Network Architect
4 8 (19.51%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Telecoms Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Telecoms Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Network Manager
8 3 (7.32%) Network Services Manager
8 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
9 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
1 4 (9.76%) VyOS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Change Control
2 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
2 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
3 6 (14.63%) Migration
4 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.20%) Open Source
4 5 (12.20%) Statistics
5 4 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (9.76%) Change Management
5 4 (9.76%) Coaching
5 4 (9.76%) High Availability
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Network Design
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.88%) ITIL
6 2 (4.88%) Resource Management
6 2 (4.88%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (26.83%) CCNA
3 6 (14.63%) CCDP
3 6 (14.63%) CCNP Voice
3 6 (14.63%) CCVP
3 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
4 5 (12.20%) CCIE
4 5 (12.20%) CCSA
4 5 (12.20%) Degree
4 5 (12.20%) JNCIA
4 5 (12.20%) JNCIS
4 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) MCSA
5 1 (2.44%) MCSE
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) Firmware
2 2 (4.88%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (12.20%) Zenoss
2 2 (4.88%) BladeLogic
2 2 (4.88%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) Cisco
2 27 (65.85%) CheckPoint
3 23 (56.10%) Avaya
3 23 (56.10%) F5
4 11 (26.83%) SolarWinds
5 10 (24.39%) Intel Security
6 7 (17.07%) Juniper
6 7 (17.07%) Nortel
7 5 (12.20%) CA
7 5 (12.20%) Clearswift
7 5 (12.20%) Fortinet
7 5 (12.20%) LogRhythm
7 5 (12.20%) ServiceNow
7 5 (12.20%) VMware
8 4 (9.76%) Brocade
8 4 (9.76%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (9.76%) Sun
8 4 (9.76%) Vyatta
9 3 (7.32%) Blue Coat
9 3 (7.32%) Infoblox