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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 75 101 138
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +37
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 152 148 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.21% 2.55% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.67% 9.76% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 133 126 67
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
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
1036 1517 1303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.88% 26.15% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 782 1179 1101
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 February 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 February 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 +17 45 £50,000 +19.04% 2
Herefordshire - 31 £45,000 - 2
Worcestershire -6 28 £43,750 +2.94% 3
Coventry +1 22 £46,000 +2.22%
Warwickshire +12 7 £41,500 -7.77% 2
Solihull -1 6 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Shropshire -5 6 £35,000 -26.31%
Staffordshire +4 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Wolverhampton +7 1 - -
Dudley - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £38,000 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 247 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 232 (93.93%) Cisco
3 174 (70.45%) CCNA
4 170 (68.83%) Firewall
5 107 (43.32%) WAN
6 94 (38.06%) LAN
7 86 (34.82%) Network Security
8 59 (23.89%) CCIE
9 58 (23.48%) VoIP
10 57 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
10 57 (23.08%) Data Centre
11 54 (21.86%) VPN
12 52 (21.05%) ITIL
13 49 (19.84%) MPLS
13 49 (19.84%) OSPF
14 45 (18.22%) Cisco Nexus
15 43 (17.41%) Load Balancing
16 42 (17.00%) Wireless
17 40 (16.19%) F5
18 39 (15.79%) Windows
19 38 (15.38%) CheckPoint
20 37 (14.98%) Network Design
21 34 (13.77%) VLAN
21 34 (13.77%) Project Management
21 34 (13.77%) BGP
22 33 (13.36%) Telecoms
22 33 (13.36%) Wi-Fi
23 32 (12.96%) DNS
24 30 (12.15%) SIEM
25 29 (11.74%) DMVPN

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 (1.21%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.62%) MS Project
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.40%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 170 (68.83%) Firewall
2 107 (43.32%) WAN
3 94 (38.06%) LAN
4 86 (34.82%) Network Security
5 58 (23.48%) VoIP
6 57 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 54 (21.86%) VPN
8 49 (19.84%) MPLS
8 49 (19.84%) OSPF
9 45 (18.22%) Cisco Nexus
10 42 (17.00%) Wireless
11 34 (13.77%) BGP
11 34 (13.77%) VLAN
12 33 (13.36%) Wi-Fi
13 32 (12.96%) DNS
14 29 (11.74%) DMVPN
15 28 (11.34%) DHCP
16 27 (10.93%) TCP/IP
17 26 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
18 24 (9.72%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.81%) GIS
2 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
General
1 33 (13.36%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.24%) Finance
3 1 (0.40%) Banking
3 1 (0.40%) Local Government
3 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 143 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 49 (19.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 47 (19.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 34 (13.77%) Senior Network Engineer
5 30 (12.15%) Analyst
6 18 (7.29%) Network Security Engineer
6 18 (7.29%) Security Engineer
7 16 (6.48%) Architect
8 15 (6.07%) Network Support
8 15 (6.07%) Support Engineer
9 14 (5.67%) Switch Engineer
10 13 (5.26%) Administrator
10 13 (5.26%) Network Administrator
10 13 (5.26%) Network Architect
10 13 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
10 13 (5.26%) Security Analyst
11 12 (4.86%) Cisco Security Engineer
12 10 (4.05%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
12 10 (4.05%) IP Engineer
12 10 (4.05%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.72%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.81%) XMPP
3 1 (0.40%) OAuth
3 1 (0.40%) OpenID
3 1 (0.40%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.40%) SAML
3 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 57 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.05%) Cyber Attack
3 9 (3.64%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (2.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (2.43%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.02%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.21%) Tandem
7 2 (0.81%) SCADA
8 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.40%) Clustering
8 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.40%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.40%) EPoS
8 1 (0.40%) Handset
8 1 (0.40%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.40%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.79%) Windows
2 18 (7.29%) Windows Server
3 14 (5.67%) Linux
4 13 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.05%) Unix
6 2 (0.81%) VyOS
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (21.05%) ITIL
2 43 (17.41%) Load Balancing
3 37 (14.98%) Network Design
4 34 (13.77%) Project Management
5 30 (12.15%) SIEM
6 21 (8.50%) Change Control
6 21 (8.50%) Presales
7 20 (8.10%) Security Operations
8 18 (7.29%) Mentoring
9 16 (6.48%) PRINCE2
9 16 (6.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 15 (6.07%) High Availability
10 15 (6.07%) Information Security
10 15 (6.07%) Risk Management
11 14 (5.67%) Problem Management
11 14 (5.67%) Service Delivery
12 13 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
12 13 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
13 11 (4.45%) Configuration Management
13 11 (4.45%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.81%) C
2 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.40%) SQL
2 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 247 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 174 (70.45%) CCNA
3 59 (23.89%) CCIE
4 25 (10.12%) CISSP
5 23 (9.31%) CCDA
5 23 (9.31%) SC Cleared
5 23 (9.31%) Security Cleared
6 17 (6.88%) SANS
7 16 (6.48%) CCIP
7 16 (6.48%) CEH
8 15 (6.07%) CCSA
8 15 (6.07%) MCSE
8 15 (6.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (5.67%) GCIA
9 14 (5.67%) GCIH
10 13 (5.26%) CCDP
11 12 (4.86%) CCSP
12 11 (4.45%) JNCIP
13 10 (4.05%) GIAC
13 10 (4.05%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.91%) PCI DSS
2 11 (4.45%) SLA
3 9 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) GPG13
System Software
1 11 (4.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.62%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.81%) pfSense
3 2 (0.81%) vSphere
3 2 (0.81%) XenApp
3 2 (0.81%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (4.05%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (3.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (3.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (3.24%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (2.83%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (2.02%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.62%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (1.21%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.81%) Nagios
8 1 (0.40%) QRadar
Vendors
1 232 (93.93%) Cisco
2 40 (16.19%) F5
3 38 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 28 (11.34%) Palo Alto
5 25 (10.12%) Juniper
6 23 (9.31%) Avaya
7 21 (8.50%) Microsoft
7 21 (8.50%) SolarWinds
8 19 (7.69%) VMware
9 18 (7.29%) Meraki
10 16 (6.48%) Cyberoam
11 14 (5.67%) Fortinet
12 13 (5.26%) Riverbed
13 12 (4.86%) Mitel
14 11 (4.45%) Qualys
15 9 (3.64%) Sourcefire
16 8 (3.24%) NetApp
17 7 (2.83%) Extreme Networks
17 7 (2.83%) Intel Security
18 6 (2.43%) Aruba
West Midlands
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 30% shift allowance, Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + A bag full of bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago