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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 114 138 170
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +32
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 133 83 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.14% 1.56% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.74% 5.98% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 113 61 34
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £66,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
CCNP
England

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
1719 1388 1316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.71% 26.07% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1081 1050
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -27 38 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Warwickshire +5 31 £40,500 -3.57%
Coventry +24 27 £44,500 +21.08% 3
Worcestershire +10 18 £50,000 +2.56% 3
Solihull +21 6 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Herefordshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
Staffordshire +4 3 £37,500 +31.34%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 277 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 254 (91.70%) Cisco
3 215 (77.62%) CCNA
4 178 (64.26%) WAN
5 172 (62.09%) LAN
6 163 (58.84%) Firewall
7 111 (40.07%) Juniper
8 92 (33.21%) Data Centre
9 79 (28.52%) Cisco ASA
10 77 (27.80%) VPN
11 75 (27.08%) Wireless
11 75 (27.08%) MPLS
12 74 (26.71%) HP
13 62 (22.38%) Microsoft
13 62 (22.38%) VoIP
14 51 (18.41%) VMware
15 48 (17.33%) OSPF
15 48 (17.33%) BGP
16 46 (16.61%) Presales
17 45 (16.25%) Network Design
17 45 (16.25%) Telecoms
18 43 (15.52%) Active Directory
19 42 (15.16%) DNS
19 42 (15.16%) VLAN
20 40 (14.44%) Network Security
20 40 (14.44%) CheckPoint
21 38 (13.72%) CCDA
22 36 (13.00%) IBM
22 36 (13.00%) Security Cleared
23 34 (12.27%) CCIE

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 4 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (1.44%) Moodle
1 4 (1.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (1.44%) SharePoint
1 4 (1.44%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.44%) MS Project
4 3 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.17%) Office 365
2 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.08%) SaaS
3 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.72%) IaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 178 (64.26%) WAN
2 172 (62.09%) LAN
3 163 (58.84%) Firewall
4 79 (28.52%) Cisco ASA
5 77 (27.80%) VPN
6 75 (27.08%) MPLS
6 75 (27.08%) Wireless
7 62 (22.38%) VoIP
8 48 (17.33%) BGP
8 48 (17.33%) OSPF
9 42 (15.16%) DNS
9 42 (15.16%) VLAN
10 40 (14.44%) Network Security
11 32 (11.55%) ADSL
11 32 (11.55%) Cisco Wireless
12 31 (11.19%) EIGRP
13 28 (10.11%) TCP/IP
14 26 (9.39%) Spanning Tree
15 22 (7.94%) IPsec
15 22 (7.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 45 (16.25%) Telecoms
2 22 (7.94%) Finance
3 10 (3.61%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.44%) Banking
5 3 (1.08%) Retail
6 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 183 (66.06%) Network Engineer
2 57 (20.58%) Senior Network Engineer
3 50 (18.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 46 (16.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 46 (16.61%) Network Support
5 45 (16.25%) Support Engineer
6 42 (15.16%) Analyst
7 35 (12.64%) Network Analyst
7 35 (12.64%) Network Support Engineer
8 28 (10.11%) Consultant
9 27 (9.75%) Network Consultant
10 24 (8.66%) Senior Network Support
11 21 (7.58%) Cisco Consultant
12 20 (7.22%) Cisco Network Consultant
13 19 (6.86%) Network Support Analyst
14 18 (6.50%) Support Analyst
15 17 (6.14%) Senior Network Support Engineer
15 17 (6.14%) Senior Support Engineer
16 13 (4.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 13 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.36%) Web Services
1 1 (0.36%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (33.21%) Data Centre
2 8 (2.89%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.81%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.72%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.36%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.36%) EPoS
7 1 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.36%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.47%) Windows
2 27 (9.75%) Linux
3 25 (9.03%) Windows Server
4 22 (7.94%) Unix
5 9 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.81%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.61%) Presales
2 45 (16.25%) Network Design
3 33 (11.91%) Load Balancing
4 16 (5.78%) Fault Management
5 15 (5.42%) Project Management
6 13 (4.69%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (3.97%) Configuration Management
8 10 (3.61%) ITIL
8 10 (3.61%) Workflow
9 9 (3.25%) Change Control
9 9 (3.25%) Network Management
10 8 (2.89%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (2.53%) Change Management
11 7 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (1.81%) Network Architecture
12 5 (1.81%) PRINCE2
12 5 (1.81%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (1.81%) Service Management
13 4 (1.44%) Mentoring
13 4 (1.44%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 277 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 215 (77.62%) CCNA
3 38 (13.72%) CCDA
4 36 (13.00%) Security Cleared
5 34 (12.27%) CCIE
6 31 (11.19%) CCDP
7 27 (9.75%) SC Cleared
8 18 (6.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (6.14%) Degree
10 15 (5.42%) MCSE
11 8 (2.89%) CCNP Voice
11 8 (2.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (2.53%) CCIP
12 7 (2.53%) MCSA
13 6 (2.17%) CCSA
14 5 (1.81%) JNCIP
15 4 (1.44%) JNCIE
16 3 (1.08%) CCSE
17 2 (0.72%) CEH
17 2 (0.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.58%) SLA
2 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (15.52%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.97%) vSphere
4 4 (1.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.72%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.72%) XenApp
6 2 (0.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (5.05%) FortiGate
2 11 (3.97%) Cisco UCCE
2 11 (3.97%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (1.44%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.72%) Cacti
4 2 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.36%) Nagios
5 1 (0.36%) QRadar
5 1 (0.36%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.36%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 254 (91.70%) Cisco
2 111 (40.07%) Juniper
3 74 (26.71%) HP
4 62 (22.38%) Microsoft
5 51 (18.41%) VMware
6 40 (14.44%) CheckPoint
7 36 (13.00%) IBM
8 31 (11.19%) Avaya
9 27 (9.75%) Meraki
10 22 (7.94%) F5
11 19 (6.86%) NetApp
12 16 (5.78%) Extreme Networks
13 14 (5.05%) Citrix
14 7 (2.53%) Palo Alto
15 5 (1.81%) Aruba
15 5 (1.81%) Nokia
15 5 (1.81%) Radware
15 5 (1.81%) Siemens
15 5 (1.81%) SolarWinds
15 5 (1.81%) Splunk
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Training, Overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Pension, Holidays, Life Assurance, Training Fund
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago