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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 121 131 116
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 91 79 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.66% 1.42% 1.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.03% 4.93% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 79 71 79
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,770 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1510 1604 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.63% 28.90% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1389 1122
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,388 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +29 69 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Warwickshire +9 9 £27,850 -25.73% 1
Staffordshire -15 7 £24,000 -35.13% 1
Coventry -5 2 £51,250 -26.78%
Solihull - 2 £38,000 - 2
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 130 (92.20%) Cisco
3 92 (65.25%) Firewall
4 75 (53.19%) WAN
5 74 (52.48%) CCNA
6 69 (48.94%) LAN
7 58 (41.13%) CheckPoint
8 57 (40.43%) MPLS
9 55 (39.01%) OSPF
10 43 (30.50%) BGP
11 41 (29.08%) Juniper
12 36 (25.53%) VPN
13 32 (22.70%) Network Security
14 31 (21.99%) CCIE
15 29 (20.57%) CCIP
15 29 (20.57%) Network Management
16 27 (19.15%) HP
17 26 (18.44%) TCP/IP
17 26 (18.44%) Cisco ASA
18 24 (17.02%) Cisco Nexus
19 22 (15.60%) IP Telephony
20 20 (14.18%) CCSA
21 18 (12.77%) ITIL
21 18 (12.77%) Linux
21 18 (12.77%) Internet
21 18 (12.77%) Load Balancing
21 18 (12.77%) Performance Monitoring
22 17 (12.06%) UNIX
22 17 (12.06%) Telecoms
23 16 (11.35%) EIGRP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (4.96%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (2.84%) IIS
3 3 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.13%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (9.22%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.67%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.55%) Office 365
3 3 (2.13%) IaaS
4 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 92 (65.25%) Firewall
2 75 (53.19%) WAN
3 69 (48.94%) LAN
4 57 (40.43%) MPLS
5 55 (39.01%) OSPF
6 43 (30.50%) BGP
7 36 (25.53%) VPN
8 32 (22.70%) Network Security
9 26 (18.44%) Cisco ASA
9 26 (18.44%) TCP/IP
10 24 (17.02%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (15.60%) IP Telephony
12 18 (12.77%) Internet
13 16 (11.35%) EIGRP
14 15 (10.64%) VPLS
15 14 (9.93%) Wireless
15 14 (9.93%) VoIP
16 11 (7.80%) DNS
16 11 (7.80%) IPsec
17 10 (7.09%) Junos
General
1 17 (12.06%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.51%) Finance
3 10 (7.09%) Legal
4 4 (2.84%) Back Office
5 3 (2.13%) Retail
5 3 (2.13%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.42%) Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 67 (47.52%) Network Engineer
2 20 (14.18%) Consultant
3 17 (12.06%) Firewall Engineer
4 14 (9.93%) Analyst
4 14 (9.93%) Network Analyst
5 13 (9.22%) Senior Network Engineer
6 12 (8.51%) Cisco Engineer
6 12 (8.51%) Security Analyst
6 12 (8.51%) Network Security Analyst
7 11 (7.80%) Network Consultant
7 11 (7.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) Security Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) Architect
8 10 (7.09%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (4.96%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 6 (4.26%) Network Architect
10 6 (4.26%) Implementation Engineer
11 5 (3.55%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
11 5 (3.55%) Network Design Consultant
11 5 (3.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.55%) VXML
2 4 (2.84%) CSS
3 3 (2.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.09%) Clustering
2 6 (4.26%) Statistics
3 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.71%) FlexPod
3 1 (0.71%) PKI
3 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.77%) Linux
2 17 (12.06%) UNIX
3 16 (11.35%) Solaris
4 15 (10.64%) Windows
5 10 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.57%) Network Management
2 18 (12.77%) Performance Monitoring
2 18 (12.77%) Load Balancing
2 18 (12.77%) ITIL
3 13 (9.22%) Network Design
4 10 (7.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (7.09%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (7.09%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (5.67%) Service Delivery
6 7 (4.96%) Change Management
7 6 (4.26%) E-Commerce
7 6 (4.26%) Low Latency
7 6 (4.26%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 6 (4.26%) Fault Management
7 6 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.55%) Network Architecture
8 5 (3.55%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.55%) Cisco ICM Scripting
8 5 (3.55%) Change Control
8 5 (3.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.35%) Perl
1 16 (11.35%) Tcl
2 2 (1.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 141 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (52.48%) CCNA
3 31 (21.99%) CCIE
4 29 (20.57%) CCIP
5 20 (14.18%) CCSA
6 14 (9.93%) Security Cleared
7 10 (7.09%) CCSE
7 10 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (7.09%) Check Point Certification
8 9 (6.38%) Degree
9 8 (5.67%) SC Cleared
10 7 (4.96%) MCSE
10 7 (4.96%) JNCIA
11 6 (4.26%) CCDP
12 5 (3.55%) JNCIE
13 3 (2.13%) MCTS
13 3 (2.13%) MCITP
13 3 (2.13%) CCDA
14 2 (1.42%) CISSP
15 1 (0.71%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) SLA
2 4 (2.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.42%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.84%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.42%) vSphere
4 2 (1.42%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.42%) Snort
4 2 (1.42%) Squid
5 1 (0.71%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (9.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (8.51%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (2.84%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (2.13%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.42%) Netcool
5 2 (1.42%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.71%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 130 (92.20%) Cisco
2 58 (41.13%) CheckPoint
3 41 (29.08%) Juniper
4 27 (19.15%) HP
5 14 (9.93%) VMware
5 14 (9.93%) Blue Coat
6 12 (8.51%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.26%) Citrix
7 6 (4.26%) NetApp
7 6 (4.26%) F5
8 5 (3.55%) Nortel
8 5 (3.55%) SAP
9 4 (2.84%) Nokia
9 4 (2.84%) Remedy
9 4 (2.84%) Verint
9 4 (2.84%) Redback
10 3 (2.13%) Fujitsu
11 2 (1.42%) Websense
11 2 (1.42%) Sourcefire
11 2 (1.42%) Symantec
West Midlands
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 25 days ago