The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 42 33 88
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +55
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 66 67 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.01% 5.28% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.64% 19.09% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 55 65 4
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
422 351 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.02% 27.66% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 328 309 244
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,714 £25,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
CCNP
UK

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -9 64 £40,000 -15.78% 4
North Wales - 1 £50,000 -
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (99.17%) Cisco
3 108 (89.26%) Firewall
4 58 (47.93%) F5
5 57 (47.11%) Juniper
6 50 (41.32%) CheckPoint
7 49 (40.50%) CCNA
8 48 (39.67%) LAN
9 45 (37.19%) WAN
10 44 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
11 41 (33.88%) Security Cleared
12 40 (33.06%) SC Cleared
13 30 (24.79%) VPN
14 29 (23.97%) BGP
15 28 (23.14%) ITIL
16 27 (22.31%) VMware
17 24 (19.83%) Network Design
18 23 (19.01%) HSRP
19 21 (17.36%) MPLS
19 21 (17.36%) SLA
20 20 (16.53%) VMware Infrastructure
20 20 (16.53%) Cisco Nexus
21 18 (14.88%) Microsoft
22 16 (13.22%) HP
22 16 (13.22%) Network Security
23 15 (12.40%) Lync
23 15 (12.40%) SAN
23 15 (12.40%) MS Office
24 14 (11.57%) DHCP
24 14 (11.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 15 (12.40%) Lync
2 12 (9.92%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.31%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.65%) Apache
4 2 (1.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (12.40%) MS Office
2 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 11 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 108 (89.26%) Firewall
2 48 (39.67%) LAN
3 45 (37.19%) WAN
4 44 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 30 (24.79%) VPN
6 29 (23.97%) BGP
7 23 (19.01%) HSRP
8 21 (17.36%) MPLS
9 20 (16.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (13.22%) Network Security
11 15 (12.40%) SAN
12 14 (11.57%) OSPF
12 14 (11.57%) DHCP
13 13 (10.74%) TCP/IP
13 13 (10.74%) VLAN
13 13 (10.74%) Cisco PIX
14 12 (9.92%) VRRP
14 12 (9.92%) IPsec
15 11 (9.09%) SSH
15 11 (9.09%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.65%) MySQL
1 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (9.92%) Advertising
2 10 (8.26%) Finance
3 8 (6.61%) Legal
4 7 (5.79%) Retail
5 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.65%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (62.81%) Network Engineer
2 17 (14.05%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (11.57%) Security Engineer
4 11 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.26%) Project Engineer
6 9 (7.44%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Network Consultant
7 6 (4.96%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Network Support
7 6 (4.96%) Consultant
7 6 (4.96%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Team Leader
7 6 (4.96%) Network Team Leader
7 6 (4.96%) Operations Team Leader
7 6 (4.96%) Network Operations Team Leader
7 6 (4.96%) Escalation Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Senior Network Consultant
8 5 (4.13%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (4.13%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.83%) Firmware
1 1 (0.83%) DTV
1 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
1 1 (0.83%) SecurID
1 1 (0.83%) Statistics
1 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
1 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.74%) Windows
2 9 (7.44%) Linux
3 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.13%) UNIX
4 4 (3.31%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.31%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.65%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.14%) ITIL
2 24 (19.83%) Network Design
3 10 (8.26%) Load Balancing
3 10 (8.26%) Network Management
3 10 (8.26%) Project Management
4 9 (7.44%) Email Migration
5 8 (6.61%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.13%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.48%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.48%) Network Architecture
7 3 (2.48%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.65%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.65%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.65%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (1.65%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (0.83%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (0.83%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.83%) Data Management
9 1 (0.83%) Change Management
9 1 (0.83%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.65%) C
1 2 (1.65%) AWK
1 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 121 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (40.50%) CCNA
3 41 (33.88%) Security Cleared
4 40 (33.06%) SC Cleared
5 14 (11.57%) JNCIS
5 14 (11.57%) CCSE
5 14 (11.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (10.74%) CCIP
7 12 (9.92%) JNCIA
8 11 (9.09%) CCDA
9 8 (6.61%) CCDP
9 8 (6.61%) CISSP
9 8 (6.61%) JNCIE
9 8 (6.61%) CCSA
10 6 (4.96%) Degree
10 6 (4.96%) SAP Certification
11 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (3.31%) CCIE
12 3 (2.48%) MCSE
12 3 (2.48%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.36%) SLA
2 6 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (16.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (11.57%) Hyper-V
3 12 (9.92%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.65%) UAG
5 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.83%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (0.83%) OpenView
Vendors
1 120 (99.17%) Cisco
2 58 (47.93%) F5
3 57 (47.11%) Juniper
4 50 (41.32%) CheckPoint
5 27 (22.31%) VMware
6 18 (14.88%) Microsoft
7 16 (13.22%) HP
8 12 (9.92%) McAfee
8 12 (9.92%) SonicWALL
9 11 (9.09%) SolarWinds
10 10 (8.26%) Dell
11 9 (7.44%) Blue Coat
12 7 (5.79%) Aruba
12 7 (5.79%) WatchGuard
12 7 (5.79%) SAP
12 7 (5.79%) Avaya
13 6 (4.96%) Websense
13 6 (4.96%) TippingPoint
14 4 (3.31%) Fortinet
14 4 (3.31%) Lumension
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Attenda
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago