The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 53 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 8 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.54% 2.37% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 5.41% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 1
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
CCNP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
144 259 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.64% 43.82% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 104 203 71
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

CCNP
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Watford region.

CCNP Salary Trend in Watford

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Watford

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) BGP
4 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
4 7 (43.75%) MPLS
4 7 (43.75%) OSPF
5 6 (37.50%) Juniper
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Wireless
6 5 (31.25%) CCIE
6 5 (31.25%) CCNA
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 5 (31.25%) Network Security
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (25.00%) Multicast
7 4 (25.00%) VPN
7 4 (25.00%) MCSE
7 4 (25.00%) MCSA
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (25.00%) VoIP
7 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (18.75%) LAN
8 3 (18.75%) RIP
8 3 (18.75%) NetScreen
8 3 (18.75%) Meraki
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (12.50%) Time Management

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) Lync
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) MPLS
2 7 (43.75%) OSPF
2 7 (43.75%) BGP
2 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
3 6 (37.50%) Wireless
4 5 (31.25%) Network Security
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (25.00%) VoIP
5 4 (25.00%) Multicast
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (18.75%) NetScreen
6 3 (18.75%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) RIP
7 2 (12.50%) SNMP
7 2 (12.50%) ATM
7 2 (12.50%) DHCP
7 2 (12.50%) FTP
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
1 2 (12.50%) Time Management
1 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
1 2 (12.50%) Network Management
1 2 (12.50%) Project Management
1 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Network Design
2 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCIE
2 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 4 (25.00%) MCSE
3 4 (25.00%) MCSA
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (12.50%) JNCIS
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) CCSP
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Juniper
3 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (18.75%) Meraki
5 2 (12.50%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) McAfee
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Sourcefire
5 2 (12.50%) Crossbeam
5 2 (12.50%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.25%) Aruba