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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 126 144 100
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -44
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 98 55 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.81% 1.12% 2.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.59% 4.25% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 80 39 92
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,612
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,250 £50,000
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
1487 1294 1411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.54% 26.40% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1045 1239
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +38 56 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Solihull +3 14 £39,000 +35.65% 2
Warwickshire +2 10 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Shropshire -5 7 £36,000 -20.00%
Staffordshire +1 6 £48,000 -4.00%
Worcestershire +10 1 - -
Coventry -8 1 £39,500 -22.92% 3
West Bromwich - 1 £58,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 209 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 176 (84.21%) Cisco
3 138 (66.03%) Firewall
4 112 (53.59%) CCNA
5 111 (53.11%) WAN
6 108 (51.67%) LAN
7 83 (39.71%) CheckPoint
8 73 (34.93%) VPN
9 64 (30.62%) OSPF
10 62 (29.67%) BGP
11 61 (29.19%) Juniper
12 53 (25.36%) MPLS
13 52 (24.88%) Network Security
14 44 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
15 42 (20.10%) ITIL
16 41 (19.62%) Linux
17 38 (18.18%) TCP/IP
18 36 (17.22%) VMware
19 35 (16.75%) Cisco ASA
20 34 (16.27%) Load Balancing
20 34 (16.27%) UNIX
21 31 (14.83%) Windows
21 31 (14.83%) CCIE
21 31 (14.83%) HP
22 30 (14.35%) Solaris
22 30 (14.35%) Perl
23 29 (13.88%) Tcl
24 28 (13.40%) Microsoft
25 27 (12.92%) Internet
26 26 (12.44%) Security Cleared

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 10 (4.78%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (8.13%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 138 (66.03%) Firewall
2 111 (53.11%) WAN
3 108 (51.67%) LAN
4 73 (34.93%) VPN
5 64 (30.62%) OSPF
6 62 (29.67%) BGP
7 53 (25.36%) MPLS
8 52 (24.88%) Network Security
9 44 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 38 (18.18%) TCP/IP
11 35 (16.75%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (12.92%) Internet
13 24 (11.48%) DNS
14 22 (10.53%) SAN
15 20 (9.57%) EIGRP
16 18 (8.61%) DHCP
17 15 (7.18%) IPsec
18 14 (6.70%) Junos
19 13 (6.22%) Cisco PIX
20 12 (5.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.48%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (9.09%) Finance
2 14 (6.70%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.35%) Legal
4 4 (1.91%) Law
5 2 (0.96%) Banking
5 2 (0.96%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Back Office
6 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 92 (44.02%) Network Engineer
2 35 (16.75%) Firewall Engineer
3 26 (12.44%) Consultant
4 20 (9.57%) Analyst
5 13 (6.22%) Architect
6 12 (5.74%) Network Analyst
7 11 (5.26%) Network Consultant
7 11 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (4.78%) Security Analyst
8 10 (4.78%) Network Security Analyst
9 9 (4.31%) Implementation Engineer
9 9 (4.31%) Security Engineer
9 9 (4.31%) Senior Network Engineer
9 9 (4.31%) Network Administrator
9 9 (4.31%) Administrator
9 9 (4.31%) Network Security Engineer
10 8 (3.83%) Sales Consultant
10 8 (3.83%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (3.83%) Security Consultant
10 8 (3.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.22%) CSS
2 3 (1.44%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.18%) Clustering
2 8 (3.83%) GIS
3 7 (3.35%) FlexPod
4 6 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.44%) CESG
5 3 (1.44%) Statistics
6 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.62%) Linux
2 34 (16.27%) UNIX
3 31 (14.83%) Windows
4 30 (14.35%) Solaris
5 14 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.48%) CentOS
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (20.10%) ITIL
2 34 (16.27%) Load Balancing
3 23 (11.00%) Network Management
4 17 (8.13%) Incident Management
5 16 (7.66%) Performance Monitoring
6 15 (7.18%) Change Control
6 15 (7.18%) Risk Assessment
7 14 (6.70%) Network Design
7 14 (6.70%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (5.74%) Project Management
9 10 (4.78%) E-Commerce
9 10 (4.78%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.31%) Low Latency
10 9 (4.31%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 8 (3.83%) Information Security
11 8 (3.83%) PRINCE
12 7 (3.35%) Migration
12 7 (3.35%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (3.35%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (3.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.35%) Perl
2 29 (13.88%) Tcl
3 8 (3.83%) VBScript
4 3 (1.44%) C
4 3 (1.44%) SQL
5 1 (0.48%) PHP
5 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 209 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (53.59%) CCNA
3 31 (14.83%) CCIE
4 26 (12.44%) Security Cleared
5 25 (11.96%) CCDP
6 21 (10.05%) CCSA
6 21 (10.05%) Degree
6 21 (10.05%) SC Cleared
7 20 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (8.13%) CCIP
8 17 (8.13%) MCSE
9 13 (6.22%) CCDA
9 13 (6.22%) Check Point Certification
10 11 (5.26%) MCSA
11 9 (4.31%) CCSE
12 8 (3.83%) CISSP
13 6 (2.87%) CCSP
13 6 (2.87%) VTSP
14 5 (2.39%) MCITP
15 4 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.39%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.44%) SLA
4 2 (0.96%) GPG13
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 17 (8.13%) vSphere
2 15 (7.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.31%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.83%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.96%) Snort
5 2 (0.96%) Squid
5 2 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (3.83%) NetBackup
2 6 (2.87%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (2.39%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.91%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.44%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.96%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.96%) Nagios
7 1 (0.48%) Netcool
7 1 (0.48%) SCCM
7 1 (0.48%) Cacti
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 176 (84.21%) Cisco
2 83 (39.71%) CheckPoint
3 61 (29.19%) Juniper
4 36 (17.22%) VMware
5 31 (14.83%) HP
6 28 (13.40%) Microsoft
7 23 (11.00%) Citrix
8 21 (10.05%) Blue Coat
9 16 (7.66%) F5
10 15 (7.18%) Nokia
11 12 (5.74%) Remedy
12 9 (4.31%) EMC
13 8 (3.83%) Dell
13 8 (3.83%) Symantec
13 8 (3.83%) NetApp
14 6 (2.87%) Sourcefire
14 6 (2.87%) IBM
15 5 (2.39%) Fortinet
16 4 (1.91%) SolarWinds
16 4 (1.91%) Oracle
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + 46 days Hols + Great Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago