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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 65 36 82
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +46
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 36 57 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.64% 5.63% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.32% 16.43% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29 49 12
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £60,000 £49,750
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
349 347 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.62% 34.29% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 302 289 231
Average salary £38,400 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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
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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 -36 36 £40,000 -11.11% 6
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 74 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (97.30%) Cisco
3 53 (71.62%) Firewall
4 41 (55.41%) CCNA
5 40 (54.05%) CheckPoint
6 38 (51.35%) WAN
7 36 (48.65%) Cisco ASA
8 32 (43.24%) LAN
9 30 (40.54%) Juniper
10 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
11 19 (25.68%) Windows
11 19 (25.68%) F5
12 18 (24.32%) Security Cleared
12 18 (24.32%) Cisco PIX
13 17 (22.97%) Wireless
13 17 (22.97%) Network Management
13 17 (22.97%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (21.62%) Service Delivery
14 16 (21.62%) Blue Coat
14 16 (21.62%) SLA
14 16 (21.62%) Dell
15 14 (18.92%) Network Security
15 14 (18.92%) SC Cleared
15 14 (18.92%) SonicWALL
15 14 (18.92%) ITIL
16 13 (17.57%) Citrix
16 13 (17.57%) BGP
16 13 (17.57%) Network Design
16 13 (17.57%) VMware
17 12 (16.22%) McAfee

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 10 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.05%) Apache
3 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Office
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) PaaS
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (71.62%) Firewall
2 38 (51.35%) WAN
3 36 (48.65%) Cisco ASA
4 32 (43.24%) LAN
5 18 (24.32%) Cisco PIX
6 17 (22.97%) Wireless
6 17 (22.97%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (18.92%) Network Security
8 13 (17.57%) BGP
9 11 (14.86%) MPLS
9 11 (14.86%) OSPF
9 11 (14.86%) VPN
10 10 (13.51%) VLAN
11 9 (12.16%) HSRP
11 9 (12.16%) VRRP
12 8 (10.81%) VoIP
13 7 (9.46%) iSCSI
14 6 (8.11%) EIGRP
15 5 (6.76%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (6.76%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) Big Data
2 3 (4.05%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.35%) MySQL
General
1 11 (14.86%) Telecoms
2 10 (13.51%) Finance
3 4 (5.41%) Advertising
4 3 (4.05%) Legal
4 3 (4.05%) Back Office
4 3 (4.05%) Marketing
4 3 (4.05%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 60 (81.08%) Network Engineer
2 25 (33.78%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (20.27%) Project Engineer
4 12 (16.22%) Security Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.05%) Escalation Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Network Analyst
9 1 (1.35%) Design Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Security Specialist
9 1 (1.35%) Network Support
9 1 (1.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) EqualLogic
1 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.35%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Windows
2 11 (14.86%) Linux
3 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (13.51%) Windows 2000 Server
4 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.11%) Windows 7
5 6 (8.11%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.70%) Android
7 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) Network Management
2 16 (21.62%) Service Delivery
3 14 (18.92%) ITIL
4 13 (17.57%) Network Design
5 10 (13.51%) Project Management
6 6 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (8.11%) Change Control
6 6 (8.11%) Load Balancing
7 4 (5.41%) Network Architecture
8 3 (4.05%) Mobile Marketing
8 3 (4.05%) Low Latency
8 3 (4.05%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (4.05%) Line Management
8 3 (4.05%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.70%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (2.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.35%) AWK
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (55.41%) CCNA
3 18 (24.32%) Security Cleared
4 14 (18.92%) SC Cleared
5 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (10.81%) JNCIS
7 7 (9.46%) MCITP
7 7 (9.46%) CCSE
7 7 (9.46%) VCP5
8 4 (5.41%) CCIE
8 4 (5.41%) CCSA
9 3 (4.05%) VCP4
9 3 (4.05%) MCSE
10 2 (2.70%) CCSP
11 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.35%) CCDA
11 1 (1.35%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.62%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (13.51%) Hyper-V
2 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.05%) vSphere
3 3 (4.05%) ProxySG
3 3 (4.05%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.70%) Firmware
4 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 72 (97.30%) Cisco
2 40 (54.05%) CheckPoint
3 30 (40.54%) Juniper
4 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
5 19 (25.68%) F5
6 16 (21.62%) Blue Coat
6 16 (21.62%) Dell
7 14 (18.92%) SonicWALL
8 13 (17.57%) Citrix
8 13 (17.57%) VMware
9 12 (16.22%) McAfee
10 10 (13.51%) WatchGuard
10 10 (13.51%) HP
11 6 (8.11%) Nokia
12 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds
12 3 (4.05%) Aruba
12 3 (4.05%) Lumension
12 3 (4.05%) Mitel
12 3 (4.05%) IBM
12 3 (4.05%) Websense
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