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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 129 150 143
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 91 42 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.71% 0.86% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.57% 3.27% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 68 34 50
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1386 1286 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.07% 26.18% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1027 1211
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +15 49 £54,000 +12.50% 2
Warwickshire +2 18 £42,000 +16.66%
Staffordshire -3 6 £28,550 -12.15% 1
Coventry -15 5 £36,750 -33.18% 1
Worcestershire -1 3 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Shropshire -5 3 £59,000 -
Solihull - 2 £40,000 -
Walsall - 2 £34,250 -
Wolverhampton - 2 - -
Dudley - 1 £27,000 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 144 (84.21%) Cisco
3 91 (53.22%) Firewall
4 82 (47.95%) CCNA
5 62 (36.26%) WAN
6 61 (35.67%) LAN
7 48 (28.07%) CheckPoint
8 40 (23.39%) MPLS
8 40 (23.39%) ITIL
9 38 (22.22%) VPN
10 36 (21.05%) OSPF
11 35 (20.47%) Juniper
11 35 (20.47%) BGP
12 32 (18.71%) Wireless
13 30 (17.54%) Telecoms
14 26 (15.20%) Windows
14 26 (15.20%) Network Security
15 25 (14.62%) Cisco ASA
15 25 (14.62%) VoIP
16 24 (14.04%) VMware
17 22 (12.87%) Degree
17 22 (12.87%) TCP/IP
17 22 (12.87%) Service Delivery
18 21 (12.28%) Network Design
19 20 (11.70%) Microsoft
19 20 (11.70%) Cisco Nexus
20 19 (11.11%) VLAN
21 18 (10.53%) F5
22 17 (9.94%) Security Cleared
22 17 (9.94%) DNS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (6.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.75%) Lync
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.92%) MS Office
1 5 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.85%) SAP CRM
2 4 (2.34%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 91 (53.22%) Firewall
2 62 (36.26%) WAN
3 61 (35.67%) LAN
4 40 (23.39%) MPLS
5 38 (22.22%) VPN
6 36 (21.05%) OSPF
7 35 (20.47%) BGP
8 32 (18.71%) Wireless
9 26 (15.20%) Network Security
10 25 (14.62%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (14.62%) VoIP
11 22 (12.87%) TCP/IP
12 20 (11.70%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (11.11%) VLAN
14 17 (9.94%) DNS
15 16 (9.36%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (8.77%) EIGRP
16 15 (8.77%) SAN
17 12 (7.02%) DHCP
17 12 (7.02%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (17.54%) Telecoms
2 17 (9.94%) Finance
3 3 (1.75%) Law
4 2 (1.17%) Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Back Office
5 1 (0.58%) Electronics
5 1 (0.58%) Legal
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (38.01%) Network Engineer
2 22 (12.87%) Consultant
3 18 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 13 (7.60%) Analyst
4 13 (7.60%) Network Consultant
5 11 (6.43%) Network Analyst
5 11 (6.43%) Cisco Specialist
5 11 (6.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
6 9 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
6 9 (5.26%) Architect
7 8 (4.68%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (3.51%) Design Engineer
8 6 (3.51%) Security Consultant
8 6 (3.51%) Network Security Consultant
8 6 (3.51%) Telecoms Engineer
9 5 (2.92%) Network Support
9 5 (2.92%) Network Architect
9 5 (2.92%) Support Engineer
9 5 (2.92%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.26%) VXML
2 1 (0.58%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.85%) Management Information System
1 10 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.09%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (1.75%) GIS
4 2 (1.17%) Handset
5 1 (0.58%) Statistics
5 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.58%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.58%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.20%) Windows
2 13 (7.60%) Linux
3 9 (5.26%) Solaris
4 8 (4.68%) UNIX
5 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.39%) ITIL
2 22 (12.87%) Service Delivery
3 21 (12.28%) Network Design
4 16 (9.36%) Load Balancing
4 16 (9.36%) Configuration Management
5 15 (8.77%) Project Management
6 12 (7.02%) Network Management
7 11 (6.43%) Information Security
7 11 (6.43%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (5.85%) Change Control
8 10 (5.85%) Cisco ICM Scripting
8 10 (5.85%) Quality Management
8 10 (5.85%) CRM
8 10 (5.85%) Network Architecture
9 9 (5.26%) Validation
9 9 (5.26%) Mentoring
10 8 (4.68%) Migration
10 8 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (4.68%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (4.68%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.51%) Perl
2 5 (2.92%) C
2 5 (2.92%) VBScript
2 5 (2.92%) Tcl
3 4 (2.34%) SQL
4 1 (0.58%) PHP
4 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 171 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (47.95%) CCNA
3 22 (12.87%) Degree
4 17 (9.94%) Security Cleared
5 15 (8.77%) CCDP
6 14 (8.19%) CCIP
7 13 (7.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (7.60%) SC Cleared
8 11 (6.43%) CCSE
8 11 (6.43%) MCSE
9 9 (5.26%) CCSA
10 8 (4.68%) CCIE
10 8 (4.68%) JNCIP
11 6 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (2.92%) MCSA
13 4 (2.34%) CCDA
13 4 (2.34%) CCVP
13 4 (2.34%) MCITP
14 3 (1.75%) CSSLP
14 3 (1.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.09%) SLA
3 2 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.85%) vSphere
2 7 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.92%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.17%) Snort
4 2 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (7.02%) Cisco UCCE
1 12 (7.02%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (2.92%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.17%) Nagios
3 2 (1.17%) SCOM
4 1 (0.58%) Cacti
4 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.58%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.58%) SCCM
4 1 (0.58%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 144 (84.21%) Cisco
2 48 (28.07%) CheckPoint
3 35 (20.47%) Juniper
4 24 (14.04%) VMware
5 20 (11.70%) Microsoft
6 18 (10.53%) F5
7 15 (8.77%) Citrix
8 11 (6.43%) SAP
9 10 (5.85%) Verint
9 10 (5.85%) Mitel
10 9 (5.26%) Avaya
10 9 (5.26%) HP
11 7 (4.09%) Dell
11 7 (4.09%) Oracle
11 7 (4.09%) Fortinet
12 6 (3.51%) Blue Coat
12 6 (3.51%) Aruba
12 6 (3.51%) Nokia
13 5 (2.92%) Symantec
13 5 (2.92%) Remedy
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Midlands
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago