Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 56 62
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6 +28
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 44 64 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.05% 3.96% 4.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.62% 18.77% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31 102 66
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £44,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £62,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -1.55%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 323 341 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 29.74% 21.09% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 253 294 535
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,900 £67,500 £62,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% - +1.18%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Bedfordshire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Bedfordshire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Bedfordshire

CCNP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +13 25 £57,500 -2.13%
Luton +13 10 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Dunstable -18 7 £50,000 +3.09% 1
CCNP
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (86.36%) Cisco
3 30 (68.18%) CheckPoint
4 28 (63.64%) WAN
5 27 (61.36%) LAN
6 26 (59.09%) BGP
6 26 (59.09%) OSPF
6 26 (59.09%) Data Centre
7 25 (56.82%) Network Security
8 24 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 23 (52.27%) CCDP
10 21 (47.73%) CCSE
11 20 (45.45%) Firewall
11 20 (45.45%) Spanning Tree
12 19 (43.18%) Presales
13 14 (31.82%) Load Balancing
13 14 (31.82%) Network Design
14 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
15 12 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
16 10 (22.73%) F5
17 9 (20.45%) CCSA
18 8 (18.18%) VMware
18 8 (18.18%) Windows
18 8 (18.18%) Juniper
18 8 (18.18%) CCNA
18 8 (18.18%) Network Management
19 7 (15.91%) Driving Licence
19 7 (15.91%) Palo Alto
19 7 (15.91%) tcpdump

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Office 365
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (63.64%) WAN
2 27 (61.36%) LAN
3 26 (59.09%) BGP
3 26 (59.09%) OSPF
4 25 (56.82%) Network Security
5 24 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 20 (45.45%) Firewall
6 20 (45.45%) Spanning Tree
7 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
8 7 (15.91%) tcpdump
8 7 (15.91%) Wireshark
9 6 (13.64%) DWDM
9 6 (13.64%) EIGRP
9 6 (13.64%) HSRP
9 6 (13.64%) MPLS
9 6 (13.64%) SSL
9 6 (13.64%) VPN
10 5 (11.36%) SAN
11 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (6.82%) VLAN
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Consultant
1 17 (38.64%) Network Consultant
2 16 (36.36%) Network Security Consultant
2 16 (36.36%) Security Consultant
3 13 (29.55%) Check Point Consultant
3 13 (29.55%) Cisco Consultant
3 13 (29.55%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 12 (27.27%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 8 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Network Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Network Specialist
6 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Architect
7 5 (11.36%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Network Architect
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 26 (59.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.91%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.82%) Fintech
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Presales
2 14 (31.82%) Load Balancing
2 14 (31.82%) Network Design
3 12 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
5 8 (18.18%) Network Management
6 6 (13.64%) ITIL
6 6 (13.64%) ITSM
6 6 (13.64%) Proactive Monitoring
6 6 (13.64%) Service Management
7 5 (11.36%) Project Management
8 4 (9.09%) Network Architecture
8 4 (9.09%) SDLC
9 2 (4.55%) High Availability
10 1 (2.27%) Change Control
10 1 (2.27%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (52.27%) CCDP
3 21 (47.73%) CCSE
4 9 (20.45%) CCSA
5 8 (18.18%) CCNA
6 6 (13.64%) Check Point Certification
6 6 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (13.64%) MCP
6 6 (13.64%) MCSE
6 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 38 (86.36%) Cisco
2 30 (68.18%) CheckPoint
3 10 (22.73%) F5
4 8 (18.18%) Juniper
4 8 (18.18%) VMware
5 7 (15.91%) Palo Alto
6 6 (13.64%) HP
7 5 (11.36%) Remedy
8 2 (4.55%) Citrix
8 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.27%) EMC
9 1 (2.27%) FalconStor