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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 127 96 141
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +45
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 110 147 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.92% 2.59% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.25% 9.97% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 97 125 71
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
1518 1474 1509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.55% 25.94% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1178 1247
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,670
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,050 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -51 50 £45,000 -12.62% 2
Staffordshire +2 17 £39,500 -16.84%
Worcestershire +24 13 £47,500 - 1
Coventry +5 13 £43,500 -3.33%
Warwickshire +8 5 £38,000 -13.14%
Shropshire -13 2 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Herefordshire -4 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Walsall - 1 £45,000 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 241 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 230 (95.44%) Cisco
3 165 (68.46%) CCNA
4 148 (61.41%) Firewall
5 132 (54.77%) WAN
6 123 (51.04%) LAN
7 72 (29.88%) Juniper
8 66 (27.39%) VPN
9 64 (26.56%) CCIE
9 64 (26.56%) Data Centre
10 62 (25.73%) Cisco ASA
11 59 (24.48%) VoIP
12 53 (21.99%) MPLS
13 52 (21.58%) OSPF
13 52 (21.58%) Wireless
14 49 (20.33%) BGP
15 41 (17.01%) CheckPoint
16 40 (16.60%) Microsoft
16 40 (16.60%) HP
17 39 (16.18%) Network Security
18 38 (15.77%) Telecoms
19 37 (15.35%) ITIL
19 37 (15.35%) Cisco Nexus
20 36 (14.94%) F5
20 36 (14.94%) Network Design
21 35 (14.52%) Presales
22 32 (13.28%) VLAN
22 32 (13.28%) VMware
23 31 (12.86%) EIGRP
23 31 (12.86%) Palo Alto

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 8 (3.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.24%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (10.37%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.81%) MS Project
3 10 (4.15%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.66%) MS Office
5 2 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 148 (61.41%) Firewall
2 132 (54.77%) WAN
3 123 (51.04%) LAN
4 66 (27.39%) VPN
5 62 (25.73%) Cisco ASA
6 59 (24.48%) VoIP
7 53 (21.99%) MPLS
8 52 (21.58%) OSPF
8 52 (21.58%) Wireless
9 49 (20.33%) BGP
10 39 (16.18%) Network Security
11 37 (15.35%) Cisco Nexus
12 32 (13.28%) VLAN
13 31 (12.86%) EIGRP
14 28 (11.62%) DNS
15 26 (10.79%) Wi-Fi
16 22 (9.13%) VPLS
17 21 (8.71%) TCP/IP
18 19 (7.88%) Cisco Wireless
19 18 (7.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.07%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 38 (15.77%) Telecoms
2 14 (5.81%) Finance
3 4 (1.66%) Banking
4 3 (1.24%) Military
4 3 (1.24%) Retail
5 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 144 (59.75%) Network Engineer
2 44 (18.26%) Analyst
2 44 (18.26%) Senior Network Engineer
3 33 (13.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 31 (12.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 31 (12.86%) Network Analyst
5 29 (12.03%) Network Support
6 17 (7.05%) Consultant
6 17 (7.05%) Network Support Analyst
7 16 (6.64%) Support Analyst
8 15 (6.22%) Security Analyst
8 15 (6.22%) Support Engineer
9 14 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (4.98%) Network Consultant
10 12 (4.98%) Operations Analyst
10 12 (4.98%) Security Operations Analyst
11 11 (4.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 10 (4.15%) Lead Network Engineer
12 10 (4.15%) Senior Network Support
12 10 (4.15%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.83%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 64 (26.56%) Data Centre
2 6 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.24%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.24%) PKI
3 3 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (0.83%) EPoS
4 2 (0.83%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.41%) SCADA
5 1 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.79%) Windows
2 19 (7.88%) Windows Server
3 13 (5.39%) Linux
4 12 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.32%) Unix
5 8 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.07%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.66%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.41%) Debian
9 1 (0.41%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.35%) ITIL
2 36 (14.94%) Network Design
3 35 (14.52%) Presales
4 28 (11.62%) Project Management
5 22 (9.13%) Load Balancing
5 22 (9.13%) Security Operations
6 15 (6.22%) PRINCE2
7 13 (5.39%) Service Management
8 12 (4.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (4.98%) SIEM
9 9 (3.73%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (3.73%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (3.32%) Change Management
10 8 (3.32%) Mentoring
11 7 (2.90%) Data Privacy
11 7 (2.90%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (2.49%) Configuration Management
12 6 (2.49%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (2.49%) High Availability
12 6 (2.49%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 241 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 165 (68.46%) CCNA
3 64 (26.56%) CCIE
4 24 (9.96%) CCDP
5 23 (9.54%) CCDA
5 23 (9.54%) CISSP
6 21 (8.71%) CCSA
6 21 (8.71%) Security Cleared
7 20 (8.30%) SC Cleared
8 17 (7.05%) Degree
9 14 (5.81%) CCNP Voice
9 14 (5.81%) CEH
9 14 (5.81%) CISMP
9 14 (5.81%) MCSE
9 14 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (5.81%) SSCP
10 12 (4.98%) CCIP
11 11 (4.56%) CCVP
12 7 (2.90%) CCSE
13 6 (2.49%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.98%) SLA
2 10 (4.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (11.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.73%) vSphere
4 3 (1.24%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.83%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.41%) pfSense
6 1 (0.41%) XenApp
6 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (9.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (4.15%) Cisco UCCX
3 8 (3.32%) FortiGate
4 4 (1.66%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.24%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.24%) Nagios
6 1 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 230 (95.44%) Cisco
2 72 (29.88%) Juniper
3 41 (17.01%) CheckPoint
4 40 (16.60%) HP
4 40 (16.60%) Microsoft
5 36 (14.94%) F5
6 32 (13.28%) VMware
7 31 (12.86%) Palo Alto
8 18 (7.47%) IBM
8 18 (7.47%) Riverbed
9 15 (6.22%) SolarWinds
10 12 (4.98%) Avaya
10 12 (4.98%) Meraki
11 11 (4.56%) Extreme Networks
11 11 (4.56%) NetApp
12 9 (3.73%) Aruba
12 9 (3.73%) Qualys
13 8 (3.32%) Citrix
13 8 (3.32%) Intel Security
14 6 (2.49%) Fortinet
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
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