The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 87 87 144
Rank change year-on-year
0 +57
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 145 149 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.97% 2.84% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.90% 11.62% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 128 128 65
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £32,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,150 £53,500 £59,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1124 1282 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.00% 24.45% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 828 1009 1147
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,780 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CCNP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

CCNP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CCNP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

CCNP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CCNP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -21 35 £52,000 +11.82% 4
Worcestershire +3 33 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Herefordshire - 31 £45,000 -
Coventry +6 20 £45,500 +1.11% 3
Shropshire -8 9 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Staffordshire 0 8 £35,000 +33.33%
Warwickshire -2 4 £35,000 -26.31% 2
West Bromwich +12 2 £36,500 -18.88%
Solihull -10 2 £41,250 -6.25% 1
Wolverhampton +6 1 - -
Dudley - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 - -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 240 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 223 (92.92%) Cisco
3 172 (71.67%) CCNA
4 169 (70.42%) Firewall
5 106 (44.17%) WAN
6 94 (39.17%) LAN
7 89 (37.08%) Network Security
8 62 (25.83%) CCIE
9 55 (22.92%) Data Centre
10 53 (22.08%) VoIP
10 53 (22.08%) Cisco ASA
11 52 (21.67%) VPN
12 47 (19.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 46 (19.17%) Windows
14 45 (18.75%) OSPF
15 41 (17.08%) MPLS
16 40 (16.67%) ITIL
17 38 (15.83%) Wireless
18 37 (15.42%) Load Balancing
18 37 (15.42%) F5
19 36 (15.00%) VLAN
20 35 (14.58%) SIEM
21 34 (14.17%) Project Management
21 34 (14.17%) CheckPoint
21 34 (14.17%) DNS
22 32 (13.33%) Network Design
22 32 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
23 31 (12.92%) DMVPN
23 31 (12.92%) Palo Alto
24 30 (12.50%) BGP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (1.25%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.42%) CMS
2 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.92%) MS Project
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 169 (70.42%) Firewall
2 106 (44.17%) WAN
3 94 (39.17%) LAN
4 89 (37.08%) Network Security
5 53 (22.08%) Cisco ASA
5 53 (22.08%) VoIP
6 52 (21.67%) VPN
7 47 (19.58%) Cisco Nexus
8 45 (18.75%) OSPF
9 41 (17.08%) MPLS
10 38 (15.83%) Wireless
11 36 (15.00%) VLAN
12 34 (14.17%) DNS
13 32 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
14 31 (12.92%) DMVPN
15 30 (12.50%) BGP
16 26 (10.83%) DHCP
17 25 (10.42%) Cisco IOS
18 24 (10.00%) TCP/IP
19 22 (9.17%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.83%) GIS
General
1 27 (11.25%) Telecoms
2 9 (3.75%) Finance
3 2 (0.83%) Banking
3 2 (0.83%) Retail
4 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 129 (53.75%) Network Engineer
2 40 (16.67%) Analyst
2 40 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 38 (15.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 33 (13.75%) Senior Network Engineer
5 20 (8.33%) Security Analyst
6 17 (7.08%) Operations Analyst
6 17 (7.08%) Security Operations Analyst
7 16 (6.67%) Administrator
7 16 (6.67%) Network Administrator
7 16 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
7 16 (6.67%) Security Engineer
8 13 (5.42%) Network Analyst
8 13 (5.42%) Switch Engineer
9 12 (5.00%) Network Support
9 12 (5.00%) Support Engineer
10 11 (4.58%) Architect
10 11 (4.58%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 10 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 10 (4.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.58%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.42%) OAuth
2 1 (0.42%) OpenID
2 1 (0.42%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.42%) SAML
2 1 (0.42%) Web Services
2 1 (0.42%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (22.92%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.75%) Cyber Attack
2 9 (3.75%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.25%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (1.25%) PKI
5 3 (1.25%) Tandem
6 2 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.83%) EPoS
6 2 (0.83%) Online Banking
6 2 (0.83%) SCADA
6 2 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.42%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 46 (19.17%) Windows
2 23 (9.58%) Windows Server
3 17 (7.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (5.00%) Linux
6 9 (3.75%) Unix
7 5 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.25%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.42%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (16.67%) ITIL
2 37 (15.42%) Load Balancing
3 35 (14.58%) SIEM
4 34 (14.17%) Project Management
5 32 (13.33%) Network Design
6 26 (10.83%) Security Operations
7 23 (9.58%) Presales
8 22 (9.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 20 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 20 (8.33%) PRINCE2
10 18 (7.50%) High Availability
11 16 (6.67%) Change Control
11 16 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
12 15 (6.25%) Risk Management
13 14 (5.83%) Information Security
14 12 (5.00%) Service Delivery
15 10 (4.17%) Network Architecture
15 10 (4.17%) Problem Management
15 10 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
16 8 (3.33%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.42%) C
1 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
1 1 (0.42%) SQL
1 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 240 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 172 (71.67%) CCNA
3 62 (25.83%) CCIE
4 30 (12.50%) CISSP
5 26 (10.83%) Security Cleared
6 25 (10.42%) SC Cleared
7 23 (9.58%) CCDA
7 23 (9.58%) CCSA
7 23 (9.58%) CEH
7 23 (9.58%) MCSE
7 23 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (6.67%) SANS
9 15 (6.25%) CCIP
9 15 (6.25%) CISMP
9 15 (6.25%) SSCP
10 14 (5.83%) GCIA
10 14 (5.83%) GCIH
11 12 (5.00%) CCDP
11 12 (5.00%) CCNP Voice
12 10 (4.17%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 15 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.33%) SLA
4 1 (0.42%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.50%) vSphere
3 4 (1.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.25%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.83%) XenApp
5 2 (0.83%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.42%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 11 (4.58%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (3.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (3.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (2.92%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (2.08%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.42%) Nagios
Vendors
1 223 (92.92%) Cisco
2 37 (15.42%) F5
3 34 (14.17%) CheckPoint
4 31 (12.92%) Palo Alto
5 23 (9.58%) Juniper
6 22 (9.17%) Microsoft
7 18 (7.50%) VMware
8 17 (7.08%) Qualys
8 17 (7.08%) SolarWinds
9 16 (6.67%) Avaya
9 16 (6.67%) Meraki
9 16 (6.67%) Riverbed
10 15 (6.25%) Cyberoam
11 10 (4.17%) Fortinet
12 7 (2.92%) Extreme Networks
12 7 (2.92%) Sourcefire
13 6 (2.50%) Aruba
13 6 (2.50%) HP
13 6 (2.50%) Mitel
13 6 (2.50%) NetApp
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 30% shift allowance, Car Allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Standard Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Nettitude
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Pack
Posted: 9 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago