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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 63 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.35% 1.72% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.49% 4.55% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Average salary £45,000 £26,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.81% -41.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £26,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £52,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
156 154 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 30.06% 37.84% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 128 137 113
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 28 January 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Watford

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) VMware
4 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
4 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
5 13 (46.43%) CCNA
6 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (42.86%) MCSE
6 12 (42.86%) MCSA
6 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 11 (39.29%) Firewall
8 10 (35.71%) Project Management
8 10 (35.71%) MPLS
8 10 (35.71%) OSPF
8 10 (35.71%) BGP
9 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
9 9 (32.14%) MCITP
9 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
9 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (32.14%) Office 365
9 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (25.00%) Juniper
12 6 (21.43%) VPN
12 6 (21.43%) Wireless

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (21.43%) Lync
4 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (32.14%) Office 365
2 5 (17.86%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) MPLS
2 10 (35.71%) OSPF
2 10 (35.71%) BGP
3 6 (21.43%) Wireless
3 6 (21.43%) VPN
3 6 (21.43%) Network Security
4 5 (17.86%) EIGRP
4 5 (17.86%) VoIP
4 5 (17.86%) WAN
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (10.71%) RIP
6 3 (10.71%) VPLS
7 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.14%) Multicast
7 2 (7.14%) LAN
8 1 (3.57%) VRRP
8 1 (3.57%) NetScreen
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.71%) Network Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Network Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) UNIX
5 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Project Management
2 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (17.86%) Network Design
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) Network Management
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (46.43%) CCNA
3 12 (42.86%) MCSE
3 12 (42.86%) MCSA
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (32.14%) MCITP
5 3 (10.71%) CCIE
6 2 (7.14%) CCDP
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) JNCIS
7 1 (3.57%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (57.14%) VMware
3 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Juniper
5 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.71%) IBM
5 3 (10.71%) Meraki
6 2 (7.14%) F5
6 2 (7.14%) McAfee
6 2 (7.14%) Sourcefire
6 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.57%) Crossbeam