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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 130 158 126
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -32
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 88 48 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.67% 0.94% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.57% 3.49% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 68 43 58
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,395 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £52,050 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
1339 1376 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.38% 26.81% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 1090 1178
Average salary £38,750 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.48% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,883
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 May 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 22 May 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 +11 55 £43,500 +8.75% 7
Staffordshire +12 8 £45,275 +39.30%
Warwickshire -8 7 £39,750 +10.41%
Solihull +2 3 £23,000 - 1
Coventry -9 3 £36,750 -30.00%
Walsall - 3 £32,500 -
Shropshire - 3 £59,000 -
Worcestershire -1 1 £50,000 +22.69%
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Dudley - 1 £27,000 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 168 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 147 (87.50%) Cisco
3 94 (55.95%) Firewall
4 77 (45.83%) CCNA
5 52 (30.95%) WAN
6 51 (30.36%) LAN
7 47 (27.98%) CheckPoint
8 46 (27.38%) MPLS
9 41 (24.40%) Juniper
10 39 (23.21%) OSPF
11 37 (22.02%) BGP
12 35 (20.83%) VPN
12 35 (20.83%) ITIL
13 34 (20.24%) Wireless
14 32 (19.05%) Telecoms
15 30 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
16 25 (14.88%) Service Delivery
16 25 (14.88%) VoIP
17 24 (14.29%) Windows
17 24 (14.29%) F5
18 22 (13.10%) Degree
19 21 (12.50%) Network Design
20 20 (11.90%) TCP/IP
21 19 (11.31%) Network Security
22 18 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
22 18 (10.71%) VLAN
22 18 (10.71%) Microsoft
23 17 (10.12%) Wi-Fi
23 17 (10.12%) Load Balancing
24 16 (9.52%) VMware

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (5.36%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.79%) Lync
4 1 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.95%) SAP CRM
2 4 (2.38%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 94 (55.95%) Firewall
2 52 (30.95%) WAN
3 51 (30.36%) LAN
4 46 (27.38%) MPLS
5 39 (23.21%) OSPF
6 37 (22.02%) BGP
7 35 (20.83%) VPN
8 34 (20.24%) Wireless
9 30 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (14.88%) VoIP
11 20 (11.90%) TCP/IP
12 19 (11.31%) Network Security
13 18 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
13 18 (10.71%) VLAN
14 17 (10.12%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (6.55%) DNS
17 10 (5.95%) H.323
17 10 (5.95%) IPsec
17 10 (5.95%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (2.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 15 (8.93%) Finance
3 4 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.38%) Banking
4 3 (1.79%) Automotive
5 2 (1.19%) German Language
6 1 (0.60%) Norwegian Language
6 1 (0.60%) Swedish Language
6 1 (0.60%) Finnish Language
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Electronics
6 1 (0.60%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Law
6 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (36.31%) Network Engineer
2 26 (15.48%) Consultant
3 17 (10.12%) Cisco Engineer
4 13 (7.74%) Network Analyst
4 13 (7.74%) Analyst
5 12 (7.14%) Network Consultant
6 11 (6.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (6.55%) Cisco Specialist
7 8 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
8 7 (4.17%) Implementation Engineer
8 7 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (4.17%) Support Engineer
9 6 (3.57%) Technical Support
9 6 (3.57%) Architect
9 6 (3.57%) Network Support
9 6 (3.57%) Network Architect
9 6 (3.57%) Telecoms Engineer
10 5 (2.98%) Network Security Consultant
10 5 (2.98%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.36%) VXML
2 1 (0.60%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.95%) Management Information System
1 10 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (2.98%) Mobile Computing
3 5 (2.98%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.19%) Handset
5 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.60%) Statistics
5 1 (0.60%) Clustering
5 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.60%) DTV
5 1 (0.60%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.29%) Windows
2 9 (5.36%) Solaris
2 9 (5.36%) Linux
3 6 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.98%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.98%) Android
4 5 (2.98%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (2.98%) UNIX
5 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.83%) ITIL
2 25 (14.88%) Service Delivery
3 21 (12.50%) Network Design
4 17 (10.12%) Load Balancing
5 16 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 11 (6.55%) Network Architecture
6 11 (6.55%) Project Management
6 11 (6.55%) CRM
7 10 (5.95%) Quality Management
7 10 (5.95%) Cisco ICM Scripting
8 9 (5.36%) Network Management
8 9 (5.36%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (5.36%) Validation
9 8 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 8 (4.76%) Change Control
10 7 (4.17%) ITIL V3
10 7 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (4.17%) Information Security
10 7 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.57%) Perl
2 5 (2.98%) Tcl
3 4 (2.38%) SQL
4 2 (1.19%) VBScript
4 2 (1.19%) C
5 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 168 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (45.83%) CCNA
3 22 (13.10%) Degree
4 16 (9.52%) CCIE
4 16 (9.52%) CCIP
5 15 (8.93%) CCDP
6 14 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 11 (6.55%) CCSE
8 10 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (5.95%) CCSA
8 10 (5.95%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.76%) MCSE
9 8 (4.76%) JNCIP
10 7 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (2.98%) CCVP
12 3 (1.79%) MCITP
12 3 (1.79%) MCSA
12 3 (1.79%) CCDA
13 2 (1.19%) CCA
13 2 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.76%) SLA
1 8 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.98%) vSphere
3 4 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.19%) Snort
4 2 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (7.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (1.19%) Nagios
3 2 (1.19%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.19%) SCOM
3 2 (1.19%) Cacti
3 2 (1.19%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 147 (87.50%) Cisco
2 47 (27.98%) CheckPoint
3 41 (24.40%) Juniper
4 24 (14.29%) F5
5 18 (10.71%) Microsoft
6 16 (9.52%) VMware
7 11 (6.55%) SAP
8 10 (5.95%) Citrix
8 10 (5.95%) Verint
9 9 (5.36%) Mitel
9 9 (5.36%) Avaya
10 8 (4.76%) HP
11 7 (4.17%) Fortinet
11 7 (4.17%) Riverbed
12 6 (3.57%) Blue Coat
12 6 (3.57%) Aruba
13 5 (2.98%) WatchGuard
13 5 (2.98%) Sourcefire
13 5 (2.98%) Dell
13 5 (2.98%) NetApp
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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