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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 112 134 173
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +39
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 129 94 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.10% 1.76% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.75% 6.87% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 108 75 42
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £28,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
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
1664 1368 1431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.08% 25.69% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1196 1044 1130
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -34 44 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Warwickshire +15 27 £39,000 +7.58%
Coventry +8 16 £45,000 +22.44% 1
Worcestershire - 16 £47,500 - 1
Solihull +17 8 £47,500 +106.52% 1
Herefordshire - 7 £50,000 -
Staffordshire -8 3 £35,000 -22.69%
Wolverhampton -6 2 £36,000 - 1
Shropshire -20 1 £32,500 -30.48% 1
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 285 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 268 (94.04%) Cisco
3 214 (75.09%) CCNA
4 177 (62.11%) WAN
5 173 (60.70%) LAN
6 172 (60.35%) Firewall
7 114 (40.00%) Juniper
8 93 (32.63%) Data Centre
9 76 (26.67%) VPN
10 75 (26.32%) MPLS
10 75 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
11 74 (25.96%) Wireless
12 70 (24.56%) HP
13 67 (23.51%) Microsoft
14 61 (21.40%) OSPF
15 55 (19.30%) BGP
16 54 (18.95%) VoIP
17 50 (17.54%) VMware
17 50 (17.54%) Presales
18 49 (17.19%) Active Directory
19 46 (16.14%) CheckPoint
20 45 (15.79%) Network Design
20 45 (15.79%) Network Security
21 44 (15.44%) DNS
22 43 (15.09%) Telecoms
23 42 (14.74%) CCDA
24 41 (14.39%) CCIE
24 41 (14.39%) VLAN
25 36 (12.63%) Security Cleared
26 35 (12.28%) IBM

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 5 (1.75%) Skype for Business
2 4 (1.40%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.35%) CMS
3 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.35%) Moodle
3 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.21%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.40%) MS Office
3 4 (1.40%) MS Project
4 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.05%) Office 365
1 3 (1.05%) SaaS
2 2 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.70%) IaaS
3 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 177 (62.11%) WAN
2 173 (60.70%) LAN
3 172 (60.35%) Firewall
4 76 (26.67%) VPN
5 75 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
5 75 (26.32%) MPLS
6 74 (25.96%) Wireless
7 61 (21.40%) OSPF
8 55 (19.30%) BGP
9 54 (18.95%) VoIP
10 45 (15.79%) Network Security
11 44 (15.44%) DNS
12 41 (14.39%) VLAN
13 35 (12.28%) TCP/IP
14 33 (11.58%) Cisco Wireless
14 33 (11.58%) EIGRP
15 31 (10.88%) Spanning Tree
16 30 (10.53%) ADSL
17 26 (9.12%) Cisco Nexus
18 24 (8.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (15.09%) Telecoms
2 22 (7.72%) Finance
3 10 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.05%) Banking
4 3 (1.05%) Retail
5 1 (0.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 184 (64.56%) Network Engineer
2 55 (19.30%) Senior Network Engineer
3 51 (17.89%) Network Support
4 49 (17.19%) Analyst
5 48 (16.84%) Cisco Engineer
6 44 (15.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 44 (15.44%) Support Engineer
7 38 (13.33%) Network Analyst
8 35 (12.28%) Network Support Engineer
9 29 (10.18%) Consultant
10 27 (9.47%) Network Consultant
11 24 (8.42%) Senior Network Support
12 23 (8.07%) Network Support Analyst
13 22 (7.72%) Support Analyst
14 21 (7.37%) Cisco Consultant
15 20 (7.02%) Cisco Network Consultant
16 17 (5.96%) Senior Network Support Engineer
16 17 (5.96%) Senior Support Engineer
17 12 (4.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 12 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.70%) WAP
2 1 (0.35%) Web Services
2 1 (0.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 93 (32.63%) Data Centre
2 7 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.46%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (2.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.70%) Driving Licence
4 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.35%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.35%) EPoS
5 1 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.35%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.58%) Windows
2 29 (10.18%) Windows Server
3 28 (9.82%) Linux
4 23 (8.07%) Unix
5 10 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (1.40%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.35%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (17.54%) Presales
2 45 (15.79%) Network Design
3 31 (10.88%) Load Balancing
4 17 (5.96%) ITIL
5 16 (5.61%) Project Management
6 15 (5.26%) Fault Management
7 13 (4.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (4.56%) Security Operations
8 12 (4.21%) Configuration Management
9 11 (3.86%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (3.51%) Workflow
11 9 (3.16%) Change Control
11 9 (3.16%) Change Management
11 9 (3.16%) GAP Analysis
12 8 (2.81%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (2.81%) Service Management
13 7 (2.46%) Network Management
14 6 (2.11%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (2.11%) Service Delivery
14 6 (2.11%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.35%) C
Qualifications
1 285 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 214 (75.09%) CCNA
3 42 (14.74%) CCDA
4 41 (14.39%) CCIE
5 36 (12.63%) Security Cleared
6 35 (12.28%) CCDP
7 27 (9.47%) SC Cleared
8 19 (6.67%) Degree
9 13 (4.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (3.51%) CCSA
10 10 (3.51%) MCSE
11 9 (3.16%) CCIP
11 9 (3.16%) CISSP
12 8 (2.81%) CCNP Voice
13 7 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (2.11%) CEH
14 6 (2.11%) JNCIP
14 6 (2.11%) SSCP
15 5 (1.75%) CISMP
15 5 (1.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.42%) SLA
2 5 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (17.19%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.86%) vSphere
4 6 (2.11%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.05%) XenApp
5 3 (1.05%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.70%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.35%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 11 (3.86%) FortiGate
2 10 (3.51%) Cisco UCCE
2 10 (3.51%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.05%) Nagios
4 2 (0.70%) Cacti
4 2 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.35%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.35%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.35%) QRadar
5 1 (0.35%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 268 (94.04%) Cisco
2 114 (40.00%) Juniper
3 70 (24.56%) HP
4 67 (23.51%) Microsoft
5 50 (17.54%) VMware
6 46 (16.14%) CheckPoint
7 35 (12.28%) IBM
8 31 (10.88%) Avaya
9 27 (9.47%) Meraki
10 25 (8.77%) F5
11 19 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
11 19 (6.67%) NetApp
12 11 (3.86%) Palo Alto
13 9 (3.16%) Citrix
14 8 (2.81%) Intel Security
15 7 (2.46%) Aruba
15 7 (2.46%) SolarWinds
16 5 (1.75%) EMC
16 5 (1.75%) Siemens
17 4 (1.40%) Motorola
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + 46 days holiday, flexible working
Posted: 5 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago