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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 126 106 119
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 108 121 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.87% 2.26% 2.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.87% 9.08% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 97 96 97
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +5.55%
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
1573 1332 1562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.21% 24.86% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1086 1305
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -48 38 £45,000 -5.26%
Coventry +8 23 £43,500 +2.35% 1
Staffordshire +1 16 £39,500 +18.79% 1
Worcestershire +23 13 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Warwickshire -12 4 £38,000 -10.58%
Dudley - 2 £36,000 -
West Bromwich - 2 £47,500 -
Walsall +1 1 £45,000 +8.43%
Herefordshire -2 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Shropshire -13 1 £49,000 -2.00% 3
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 234 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 221 (94.44%) Cisco
3 165 (70.51%) Firewall
4 153 (65.38%) CCNA
5 120 (51.28%) WAN
6 114 (48.72%) LAN
7 76 (32.48%) VPN
8 68 (29.06%) CCIE
9 66 (28.21%) VoIP
10 64 (27.35%) Juniper
10 64 (27.35%) Cisco ASA
11 59 (25.21%) Data Centre
12 55 (23.50%) OSPF
13 52 (22.22%) MPLS
14 49 (20.94%) BGP
14 49 (20.94%) CheckPoint
15 48 (20.51%) Wireless
16 42 (17.95%) VLAN
16 42 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
17 41 (17.52%) F5
17 41 (17.52%) Network Security
17 41 (17.52%) ITIL
18 34 (14.53%) Microsoft
18 34 (14.53%) Palo Alto
19 32 (13.68%) EIGRP
20 31 (13.25%) Project Management
20 31 (13.25%) Windows
20 31 (13.25%) Network Design
20 31 (13.25%) Presales
21 30 (12.82%) VMware

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 6 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.71%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (10.68%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.56%) MS Project
3 9 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.85%) MS Office
4 2 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 165 (70.51%) Firewall
2 120 (51.28%) WAN
3 114 (48.72%) LAN
4 76 (32.48%) VPN
5 66 (28.21%) VoIP
6 64 (27.35%) Cisco ASA
7 55 (23.50%) OSPF
8 52 (22.22%) MPLS
9 49 (20.94%) BGP
10 48 (20.51%) Wireless
11 42 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
11 42 (17.95%) VLAN
12 41 (17.52%) Network Security
13 32 (13.68%) EIGRP
14 23 (9.83%) DNS
15 22 (9.40%) Wi-Fi
16 21 (8.97%) VPLS
17 20 (8.55%) Cisco Wireless
17 20 (8.55%) TCP/IP
18 16 (6.84%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.43%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (12.39%) Telecoms
2 11 (4.70%) Finance
3 3 (1.28%) Military
4 1 (0.43%) Back Office
4 1 (0.43%) Banking
4 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 132 (56.41%) Network Engineer
2 49 (20.94%) Analyst
3 43 (18.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 35 (14.96%) Network Analyst
5 27 (11.54%) Network Support
6 24 (10.26%) Cisco Engineer
7 22 (9.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 19 (8.12%) Support Analyst
9 18 (7.69%) Network Support Analyst
10 15 (6.41%) Security Analyst
11 14 (5.98%) Consultant
12 12 (5.13%) Operations Analyst
12 12 (5.13%) Security Operations Analyst
13 11 (4.70%) Cisco Analyst
13 11 (4.70%) Cisco Network Analyst
13 11 (4.70%) Lead Network Engineer
13 11 (4.70%) Telecoms Engineer
14 10 (4.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 9 (3.85%) Cisco Support
15 9 (3.85%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.85%) WAP
2 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 59 (25.21%) Data Centre
2 6 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.56%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.28%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.28%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.28%) PKI
3 3 (1.28%) Tandem
4 1 (0.43%) Clustering
4 1 (0.43%) EPoS
4 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.43%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.43%) SCADA
4 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.25%) Windows
2 23 (9.83%) Windows Server
3 14 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (4.27%) Linux
4 10 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.56%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.71%) Unix
7 4 (1.71%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.43%) Debian
8 1 (0.43%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (17.52%) ITIL
2 31 (13.25%) Network Design
2 31 (13.25%) Presales
2 31 (13.25%) Project Management
3 26 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 22 (9.40%) Security Operations
5 14 (5.98%) PRINCE2
6 12 (5.13%) SIEM
7 11 (4.70%) Service Delivery
8 10 (4.27%) Service Management
9 9 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (3.85%) High Availability
9 9 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (3.42%) Mentoring
10 8 (3.42%) Migration
11 7 (2.99%) Data Privacy
12 6 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (2.56%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (2.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
1 1 (0.43%) SQL
1 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 234 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 153 (65.38%) CCNA
3 68 (29.06%) CCIE
4 29 (12.39%) CCDA
5 23 (9.83%) CISSP
6 22 (9.40%) CCDP
6 22 (9.40%) CCSA
7 16 (6.84%) MCSE
7 16 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (6.84%) Security Cleared
8 15 (6.41%) CCNP Voice
8 15 (6.41%) Degree
8 15 (6.41%) SC Cleared
9 14 (5.98%) CEH
9 14 (5.98%) CISMP
9 14 (5.98%) SSCP
10 12 (5.13%) CCIP
11 11 (4.70%) CCVP
12 8 (3.42%) CCSE
12 8 (3.42%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (4.27%) SLA
2 5 (2.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (8.55%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.27%) vSphere
4 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.28%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.43%) pfSense
5 1 (0.43%) XenApp
5 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (8.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (4.27%) FortiGate
3 7 (2.99%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (1.71%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.28%) Nagios
6 1 (0.43%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 221 (94.44%) Cisco
2 64 (27.35%) Juniper
3 49 (20.94%) CheckPoint
4 41 (17.52%) F5
5 34 (14.53%) Microsoft
5 34 (14.53%) Palo Alto
6 30 (12.82%) VMware
7 26 (11.11%) HP
8 20 (8.55%) Riverbed
9 16 (6.84%) SolarWinds
10 10 (4.27%) Extreme Networks
10 10 (4.27%) IBM
11 9 (3.85%) Citrix
11 9 (3.85%) Fortinet
11 9 (3.85%) Meraki
11 9 (3.85%) Qualys
12 8 (3.42%) Aruba
12 8 (3.42%) Avaya
12 8 (3.42%) Intel Security
12 8 (3.42%) NetApp
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