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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 119 101 124
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 115 119 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.06% 2.35% 2.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.30% 9.89% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 104 94 96
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,925
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £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
1385 1203 1605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.83% 23.73% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 952 1407
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 5 December 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 5 December 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
Worcestershire +14 26 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Coventry +15 24 £44,000 -7.36% 7
Birmingham -36 24 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Herefordshire -2 11 £45,000 -21.73% 3
Staffordshire -10 9 £35,000 +22.59%
Shropshire -7 7 £42,500 +3.65%
Warwickshire -1 4 £35,000 -33.33%
Dudley - 4 £32,000 -
West Bromwich +4 2 £43,750 -2.77%
Walsall +16 1 - -
Wolverhampton +9 1 - -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 222 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 210 (94.59%) Cisco
3 157 (70.72%) Firewall
4 151 (68.02%) CCNA
5 110 (49.55%) WAN
6 94 (42.34%) LAN
7 65 (29.28%) Network Security
8 63 (28.38%) CCIE
8 63 (28.38%) VPN
9 62 (27.93%) Cisco ASA
10 60 (27.03%) VoIP
11 49 (22.07%) Data Centre
12 45 (20.27%) OSPF
13 44 (19.82%) Cisco Nexus
14 40 (18.02%) ITIL
14 40 (18.02%) F5
15 39 (17.57%) CheckPoint
16 38 (17.12%) MPLS
16 38 (17.12%) Project Management
17 37 (16.67%) Wireless
17 37 (16.67%) VLAN
18 36 (16.22%) Palo Alto
19 34 (15.32%) BGP
19 34 (15.32%) Windows
20 32 (14.41%) Load Balancing
21 31 (13.96%) Telecoms
22 30 (13.51%) Juniper
23 26 (11.71%) Presales
24 25 (11.26%) CISSP
24 25 (11.26%) Microsoft

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 4 (1.80%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.35%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.41%) MS Project
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 157 (70.72%) Firewall
2 110 (49.55%) WAN
3 94 (42.34%) LAN
4 65 (29.28%) Network Security
5 63 (28.38%) VPN
6 62 (27.93%) Cisco ASA
7 60 (27.03%) VoIP
8 45 (20.27%) OSPF
9 44 (19.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 38 (17.12%) MPLS
11 37 (16.67%) VLAN
11 37 (16.67%) Wireless
12 34 (15.32%) BGP
13 25 (11.26%) Wi-Fi
14 23 (10.36%) DNS
14 23 (10.36%) EIGRP
15 21 (9.46%) DMVPN
16 20 (9.01%) WLAN
17 17 (7.66%) Cisco IOS
18 15 (6.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.90%) GIS
General
1 31 (13.96%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.05%) Finance
3 3 (1.35%) Military
4 2 (0.90%) Banking
4 2 (0.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 117 (52.70%) Network Engineer
2 43 (19.37%) Analyst
3 34 (15.32%) Senior Network Engineer
4 28 (12.61%) Cisco Engineer
5 25 (11.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 21 (9.46%) Network Analyst
7 19 (8.56%) Security Analyst
8 16 (7.21%) Operations Analyst
8 16 (7.21%) Security Operations Analyst
9 14 (6.31%) Lead Network Engineer
10 13 (5.86%) Administrator
10 13 (5.86%) Network Administrator
10 13 (5.86%) Network Support
11 12 (5.41%) Senior Network Administrator
12 11 (4.95%) Consultant
12 11 (4.95%) Support Analyst
13 10 (4.50%) Telecoms Engineer
14 9 (4.05%) Network Support Analyst
14 9 (4.05%) VoIP Engineer
15 8 (3.60%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.95%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (22.07%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.25%) Cyber Attack
2 5 (2.25%) Driving Licence
3 4 (1.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.35%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.35%) PKI
4 3 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (1.35%) Tandem
5 2 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (0.90%) EPoS
5 2 (0.90%) Online Banking
5 2 (0.90%) SCADA
6 1 (0.45%) Clustering
6 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.32%) Windows
2 22 (9.91%) Windows Server
3 14 (6.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (5.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.15%) Linux
7 6 (2.70%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.90%) Unix
9 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.02%) ITIL
2 38 (17.12%) Project Management
3 32 (14.41%) Load Balancing
4 26 (11.71%) Presales
5 24 (10.81%) Network Design
6 23 (10.36%) SIEM
7 21 (9.46%) PRINCE2
8 19 (8.56%) Security Operations
9 15 (6.76%) High Availability
10 14 (6.31%) Mentoring
10 14 (6.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 13 (5.86%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (4.50%) Service Delivery
13 9 (4.05%) Problem Management
14 7 (3.15%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (3.15%) Data Privacy
14 7 (3.15%) Migration
14 7 (3.15%) Network Architecture
14 7 (3.15%) Service Management
15 6 (2.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (0.45%) SQL
1 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 222 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 151 (68.02%) CCNA
3 63 (28.38%) CCIE
4 25 (11.26%) CISSP
5 23 (10.36%) CCSA
5 23 (10.36%) MCSE
5 23 (10.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (9.91%) CCDA
7 20 (9.01%) Security Cleared
8 19 (8.56%) SC Cleared
9 17 (7.66%) CEH
10 15 (6.76%) CCNP Voice
10 15 (6.76%) CISMP
10 15 (6.76%) SSCP
11 14 (6.31%) CCDP
12 11 (4.95%) CCSP
12 11 (4.95%) CCVP
13 10 (4.50%) CCIP
14 8 (3.60%) CCSE
14 8 (3.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.95%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.15%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.05%) vSphere
3 4 (1.80%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.35%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.45%) XenApp
6 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (6.31%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (4.50%) FortiGate
3 7 (3.15%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (3.15%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (1.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (1.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 210 (94.59%) Cisco
2 40 (18.02%) F5
3 39 (17.57%) CheckPoint
4 36 (16.22%) Palo Alto
5 30 (13.51%) Juniper
6 25 (11.26%) Microsoft
7 24 (10.81%) VMware
8 19 (8.56%) Riverbed
9 15 (6.76%) SolarWinds
10 14 (6.31%) Qualys
11 13 (5.86%) Fortinet
12 11 (4.95%) Meraki
13 10 (4.50%) Citrix
14 9 (4.05%) NetApp
15 8 (3.60%) Cyberoam
16 7 (3.15%) Aruba
16 7 (3.15%) Extreme Networks
17 5 (2.25%) Avaya
17 5 (2.25%) HP
17 5 (2.25%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Pack
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent pension + holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
TDA Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Hereford
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Pack
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Computacenter
Salary: Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago