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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 35 63 51
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -12
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 24 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.32% 2.43% 3.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.65% 7.04% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 17
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £57,250 £56,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
136 199 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 30.16% 34.55% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 111 173 135
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,183 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Watford

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 Watford region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 36 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (86.11%) Cisco
3 20 (55.56%) Firewall
4 15 (41.67%) CCNA
5 14 (38.89%) LAN
5 14 (38.89%) WAN
6 13 (36.11%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
7 12 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 11 (30.56%) Network Security
8 11 (30.56%) ITIL
9 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
9 10 (27.78%) VLAN
10 9 (25.00%) PCI DSS
10 9 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (25.00%) VMware
10 9 (25.00%) CCIE
10 9 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
11 8 (22.22%) DMVPN
11 8 (22.22%) VPN
12 7 (19.44%) IPsec
12 7 (19.44%) IP Telephony
12 7 (19.44%) Cisco IPT
12 7 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (19.44%) DMZ
12 7 (19.44%) NetApp
13 6 (16.67%) Linux
13 6 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
14 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (55.56%) Firewall
2 14 (38.89%) LAN
2 14 (38.89%) WAN
3 13 (36.11%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (30.56%) Network Security
5 10 (27.78%) VLAN
6 9 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
7 8 (22.22%) DMVPN
7 8 (22.22%) VPN
8 7 (19.44%) Cisco IPT
8 7 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (19.44%) DMZ
8 7 (19.44%) IP Telephony
8 7 (19.44%) IPsec
9 5 (13.89%) Wireless
10 4 (11.11%) MPLS
10 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (8.33%) BGP
11 3 (8.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Network Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Junior
4 4 (11.11%) Network Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Network Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Technician
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technician
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.33%) Unix
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.11%) Disruptive Innovation
3 4 (11.11%) Migration
3 4 (11.11%) Presales
4 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.56%) Change Management
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.56%) High Availability
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.56%) Network Design
5 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.78%) Data Security
6 1 (2.78%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (41.67%) CCNA
3 9 (25.00%) CCIE
4 4 (11.11%) Degree
5 3 (8.33%) CCVP
6 2 (5.56%) CCDE
6 2 (5.56%) CCDP
6 2 (5.56%) CCNP Voice
6 2 (5.56%) MCSE
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Cisco
2 9 (25.00%) VMware
3 7 (19.44%) NetApp
4 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
4 5 (13.89%) F5
5 4 (11.11%) Juniper
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 3 (8.33%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.56%) Brocade
7 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
7 2 (5.56%) Veeam
8 1 (2.78%) Aruba
8 1 (2.78%) Avaya
8 1 (2.78%) IronPort
8 1 (2.78%) Meraki
8 1 (2.78%) Mitel
8 1 (2.78%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (2.78%) ScanSafe
8 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire