The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 39 21
Rank change year-on-year +18 -18  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 10 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 8.00% 3.33% 9.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.13% 12.50% 28.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 18
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,800 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -4.25%  

CCNP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 62 56 88
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 49.60% 26.67% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 57 50 68
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing CCNP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Bedford

CCNP
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP in Bedford.

Salary trend for CCNP in Bedford

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Bedford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (94.44%) WAN
2 17 (94.44%) LAN
3 15 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
4 13 (72.22%) CheckPoint
4 13 (72.22%) CCDP
4 13 (72.22%) Network Security
5 11 (61.11%) CCSE
5 11 (61.11%) OSPF
5 11 (61.11%) BGP
5 11 (61.11%) Spanning Tree
6 10 (55.56%) Network Management
6 10 (55.56%) CCSA
7 9 (50.00%) Wireshark
7 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 9 (50.00%) Presales
7 9 (50.00%) tcpdump
8 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (38.89%) Firewall
9 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
10 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (27.78%) Driving Licence
10 5 (27.78%) Check Point Certification
10 5 (27.78%) DNS
10 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 5 (27.78%) ITIL
11 4 (22.22%) VoIP
11 4 (22.22%) IPv4

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) LAN
1 17 (94.44%) WAN
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (72.22%) Network Security
3 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
4 11 (61.11%) BGP
4 11 (61.11%) OSPF
4 11 (61.11%) Spanning Tree
5 9 (50.00%) tcpdump
5 9 (50.00%) Wireshark
6 7 (38.89%) Firewall
7 5 (27.78%) DNS
8 4 (22.22%) DHCP
8 4 (22.22%) FTP
8 4 (22.22%) IPv4
8 4 (22.22%) VLAN
8 4 (22.22%) VoIP
8 4 (22.22%) VPN
8 4 (22.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Check Point Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Network Operations Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Operations Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Telephony Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (27.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Network Management
2 9 (50.00%) Presales
3 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
6 4 (22.22%) Task Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Network Design
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
8 1 (5.56%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (72.22%) CCDP
3 11 (61.11%) CCSE
4 10 (55.56%) CCSA
5 5 (27.78%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (22.22%) CCIE
7 1 (5.56%) CCIP
7 1 (5.56%) CCNA
7 1 (5.56%) CCSP
7 1 (5.56%) MCP
7 1 (5.56%) MCSA
7 1 (5.56%) MCSE
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) CheckPoint
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
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