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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 100 138 132
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -6
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 148 77 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.60% 1.52% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.21% 5.82% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 126 67 44
Average salary £43,250 £45,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% -5.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £34,200 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1450 1324 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.47% 26.17% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1124 929
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +10 42 £42,000 -26.95% 2
Coventry +18 30 £45,000 +22.44% 4
Warwickshire -6 28 £45,000 +15.75% 1
Worcestershire +12 22 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Shropshire +14 7 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Staffordshire +1 5 £26,250 +16.66%
Wolverhampton +6 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Solihull +3 2 £42,500 +7.59%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 279 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 238 (85.30%) Cisco
3 185 (66.31%) CCNA
4 169 (60.57%) Firewall
5 159 (56.99%) WAN
6 148 (53.05%) LAN
7 94 (33.69%) VPN
8 90 (32.26%) Juniper
8 90 (32.26%) Data Centre
9 83 (29.75%) Cisco ASA
10 73 (26.16%) MPLS
11 68 (24.37%) Wireless
12 60 (21.51%) VMware
13 59 (21.15%) HP
13 59 (21.15%) VoIP
14 54 (19.35%) BGP
15 48 (17.20%) Load Balancing
16 46 (16.49%) OSPF
16 46 (16.49%) CheckPoint
17 45 (16.13%) Network Security
18 44 (15.77%) Network Design
19 43 (15.41%) CCIE
20 42 (15.05%) Microsoft
21 40 (14.34%) Windows
22 39 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
23 35 (12.54%) VLAN
23 35 (12.54%) Telecoms
24 33 (11.83%) EIGRP
25 32 (11.47%) Security Cleared
26 30 (10.75%) Windows Server

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (4.66%) BizTalk Server
1 13 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2013
1 13 (4.66%) Moodle
1 13 (4.66%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (4.66%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.89%) Office 365
2 9 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.08%) SaaS
5 2 (0.72%) IaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 169 (60.57%) Firewall
2 159 (56.99%) WAN
3 148 (53.05%) LAN
4 94 (33.69%) VPN
5 83 (29.75%) Cisco ASA
6 73 (26.16%) MPLS
7 68 (24.37%) Wireless
8 59 (21.15%) VoIP
9 54 (19.35%) BGP
10 46 (16.49%) OSPF
11 45 (16.13%) Network Security
12 35 (12.54%) VLAN
13 33 (11.83%) EIGRP
14 27 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
15 26 (9.32%) Cisco Wireless
16 25 (8.96%) ADSL
17 23 (8.24%) DNS
17 23 (8.24%) Ethernet
17 23 (8.24%) Spanning Tree
18 21 (7.53%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (12.54%) Telecoms
2 23 (8.24%) Finance
3 11 (3.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.08%) Billing
4 3 (1.08%) Legal
5 2 (0.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 163 (58.42%) Network Engineer
2 58 (20.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 53 (19.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 45 (16.13%) Network Support
4 45 (16.13%) Senior Network Engineer
5 40 (14.34%) Analyst
6 34 (12.19%) Support Engineer
7 33 (11.83%) Network Analyst
8 30 (10.75%) Network Support Engineer
9 25 (8.96%) Consultant
10 22 (7.89%) Network Consultant
10 22 (7.89%) Network Support Analyst
10 22 (7.89%) Support Analyst
11 16 (5.73%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 15 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support
12 15 (5.38%) Senior IT Support
12 15 (5.38%) Senior Network Support
13 14 (5.02%) Architect
14 13 (4.66%) Cisco Consultant
15 12 (4.30%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 90 (32.26%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.02%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.15%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.43%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.08%) SecurID
7 1 (0.36%) Clustering
7 1 (0.36%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (14.34%) Windows
2 30 (10.75%) Windows Server
3 20 (7.17%) Unix
4 17 (6.09%) Linux
5 15 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.15%) CatOS
7 5 (1.79%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (17.20%) Load Balancing
2 44 (15.77%) Network Design
3 28 (10.04%) Presales
4 24 (8.60%) Network Management
5 14 (5.02%) ITIL
5 14 (5.02%) Project Management
6 13 (4.66%) Fault Management
7 11 (3.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (3.58%) Configuration Management
8 10 (3.58%) Information Security
9 9 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (3.23%) SDLC
10 8 (2.87%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (2.87%) SABSA
10 8 (2.87%) Security Architecture
10 8 (2.87%) Security Hardening
10 8 (2.87%) Security Operations
11 7 (2.51%) Change Control
11 7 (2.51%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (2.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.30%) C
2 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 279 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 185 (66.31%) CCNA
3 43 (15.41%) CCIE
4 32 (11.47%) Security Cleared
5 28 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (8.96%) MCSE
7 24 (8.60%) CCDP
7 24 (8.60%) Degree
8 23 (8.24%) SC Cleared
9 22 (7.89%) CCDA
10 16 (5.73%) CCIP
11 12 (4.30%) CCSA
12 9 (3.23%) CISM
12 9 (3.23%) CISSP
12 9 (3.23%) JNCIP
12 9 (3.23%) SANS
13 8 (2.87%) CSSLP
14 7 (2.51%) MCSA
15 6 (2.15%) CCVP
15 6 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.89%) SLA
2 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (8.96%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.66%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (3.94%) vSphere
5 6 (2.15%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.72%) XenApp
6 2 (0.72%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (6.81%) FortiGate
2 13 (4.66%) HP Data Protector
3 7 (2.51%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (2.51%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.08%) Cacti
4 3 (1.08%) Netcool
4 3 (1.08%) QRadar
4 3 (1.08%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (1.08%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 238 (85.30%) Cisco
2 90 (32.26%) Juniper
3 60 (21.51%) VMware
4 59 (21.15%) HP
5 46 (16.49%) CheckPoint
6 42 (15.05%) Microsoft
7 29 (10.39%) Citrix
8 24 (8.60%) F5
9 23 (8.24%) IBM
10 22 (7.89%) Avaya
10 22 (7.89%) Meraki
11 17 (6.09%) Palo Alto
12 14 (5.02%) Nokia
13 11 (3.94%) NetApp
14 10 (3.58%) Intel Security
14 10 (3.58%) Nortel
14 10 (3.58%) Radware
14 10 (3.58%) Splunk
15 9 (3.23%) SolarWinds
15 9 (3.23%) WatchGuard
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: On-call, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £53000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 3600 on call + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 30% shift allowance, Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive, plus shift allowance and annual bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Telford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Telford
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car & benefits
Posted: 29 days ago