Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 157 140 99
Rank change year-on-year -17 -41 -30
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 83 137 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.48% 2.05% 2.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.27% 7.45% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 64 110 213
Berkshire median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £32,150 £37,500 £40,450
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £78,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.16% -5.00%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,574 1,840 2,346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.99% 27.57% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,096 1,415 1,680
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Berkshire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Berkshire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Berkshire

CCNP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. 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
Reading -9 34 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Bracknell -27 30 £45,000 - 6
Maidenhead -16 7 £48,750 -30.36% 3
Newbury +5 6 £45,000 -14.29%
Slough - 2 - -
Ascot - 1 £56,645 - 1
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 83 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (90.36%) Cisco
3 41 (49.40%) CCNA
4 40 (48.19%) Firewall
5 35 (42.17%) WAN
6 34 (40.96%) BGP
7 33 (39.76%) MPLS
8 29 (34.94%) OSPF
8 29 (34.94%) Network Security
9 24 (28.92%) CISSP
10 23 (27.71%) Juniper
10 23 (27.71%) ITIL
11 22 (26.51%) SNMP
11 22 (26.51%) CCDP
12 20 (24.10%) Ethernet
13 19 (22.89%) Wireless
13 19 (22.89%) Network Management
13 19 (22.89%) Presales
14 18 (21.69%) Change Management
14 18 (21.69%) LAN
15 17 (20.48%) CEH
16 16 (19.28%) GIAC
16 16 (19.28%) SSCP
16 16 (19.28%) Data Centre
16 16 (19.28%) Security Architecture
17 15 (18.07%) Cisco ASA
17 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
17 15 (18.07%) IPsec
17 15 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
18 14 (16.87%) Tech Ops

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (4.82%) IIS
2 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) IaaS
2 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (48.19%) Firewall
2 35 (42.17%) WAN
3 34 (40.96%) BGP
4 33 (39.76%) MPLS
5 29 (34.94%) Network Security
5 29 (34.94%) OSPF
6 22 (26.51%) SNMP
7 20 (24.10%) Ethernet
8 19 (22.89%) Wireless
9 18 (21.69%) LAN
10 15 (18.07%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (18.07%) IPsec
10 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
11 14 (16.87%) DSL
11 14 (16.87%) L2TP
11 14 (16.87%) PPP
11 14 (16.87%) VPN
11 14 (16.87%) X.21
11 14 (16.87%) xDSL
12 9 (10.84%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) Big Data
General
1 11 (13.25%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.23%) Banking
3 5 (6.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (62.65%) Network Engineer
2 17 (20.48%) Network Security Engineer
2 17 (20.48%) Security Engineer
3 10 (12.05%) Network Operations Engineer
3 10 (12.05%) Operations Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Consultant
4 9 (10.84%) NOC Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Architect
5 7 (8.43%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.43%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Security Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Security Consultant
6 6 (7.23%) Security Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.02%) LAN Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Network Security Architect
7 5 (6.02%) Network Support
8 4 (4.82%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.20%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.28%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (4.82%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.61%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.20%) NHS
6 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Windows
1 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.20%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) ITIL
2 19 (22.89%) Network Management
2 19 (22.89%) Presales
3 18 (21.69%) Change Management
4 16 (19.28%) Security Architecture
5 15 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (16.87%) Tech Ops
7 12 (14.46%) Load Balancing
8 10 (12.05%) ITSM
8 10 (12.05%) SIEM
9 8 (9.64%) Network Design
10 6 (7.23%) ITIL V3
11 4 (4.82%) DDoS Mitigation
11 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.82%) Incident Management
11 4 (4.82%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 4 (4.82%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (4.82%) Project Management
11 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.82%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 83 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (49.40%) CCNA
3 24 (28.92%) CISSP
4 22 (26.51%) CCDP
5 17 (20.48%) CEH
6 16 (19.28%) GIAC
6 16 (19.28%) SSCP
7 13 (15.66%) CCIE
8 12 (14.46%) Degree
9 11 (13.25%) JNCIP
10 8 (9.64%) JNCIA
10 8 (9.64%) Security Cleared
11 6 (7.23%) CCSE
11 6 (7.23%) JNCIS
12 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
13 4 (4.82%) CCSA
13 4 (4.82%) CWNA
13 4 (4.82%) IISP
13 4 (4.82%) ISSAP
14 3 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.20%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.41%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) QRadar
2 2 (2.41%) CASB
2 2 (2.41%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.20%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 75 (90.36%) Cisco
2 23 (27.71%) Juniper
3 13 (15.66%) CheckPoint
4 10 (12.05%) F5
4 10 (12.05%) Palo Alto
5 8 (9.64%) Fortinet
6 7 (8.43%) VMware
7 6 (7.23%) Aruba
7 6 (7.23%) SolarWinds
8 5 (6.02%) EMC
8 5 (6.02%) LogRhythm
8 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
9 4 (4.82%) IBM
9 4 (4.82%) Meraki
9 4 (4.82%) Splunk
9 4 (4.82%) Tufin
10 3 (3.61%) Huawei
10 3 (3.61%) Mitel
10 3 (3.61%) Nokia
11 2 (2.41%) Sophos