Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 97 85
Rank change year-on-year -73 -12 +2
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 99 188 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.52% 3.00% 3.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.81% 10.43% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 69 185 262
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,400 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £48,514 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.97% +5.26% -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 1,705 1,803 2,871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.21% 28.75% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,301 1,401 2,174
Berkshire median annual salary £49,969 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.20% -9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £77,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11% +5.88%

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018. 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 -44 35 £48,514 -15.63% 6
Bracknell -16 30 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Slough -5 15 £42,500 -20.93% 2
Newbury -4 5 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Maidenhead -34 4 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Wokingham - 2 £53,750 -
Windsor -9 1 £80,000 +3.23%
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 99 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (87.88%) Cisco
3 52 (52.53%) Firewall
4 44 (44.44%) WAN
4 44 (44.44%) Juniper
5 41 (41.41%) Network Security
6 36 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
6 36 (36.36%) CheckPoint
7 34 (34.34%) CCDP
7 34 (34.34%) OSPF
7 34 (34.34%) BGP
7 34 (34.34%) CCNA
7 34 (34.34%) Wireless
7 34 (34.34%) Presales
8 32 (32.32%) MPLS
9 31 (31.31%) LAN
10 30 (30.30%) ITIL
10 30 (30.30%) Fortinet
11 29 (29.29%) Data Centre
12 28 (28.28%) ITIL V3
13 24 (24.24%) SIEM
13 24 (24.24%) WLAN
14 23 (23.23%) Load Balancing
15 22 (22.22%) HP
16 21 (21.21%) CCIE
16 21 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
17 20 (20.20%) Meraki
17 20 (20.20%) F5
17 20 (20.20%) VPN
17 20 (20.20%) CISSP

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 9 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.03%) IBM Cloud
2 3 (3.03%) SaaS
2 3 (3.03%) SoftLayer
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (52.53%) Firewall
2 44 (44.44%) WAN
3 41 (41.41%) Network Security
4 36 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 34 (34.34%) BGP
5 34 (34.34%) OSPF
5 34 (34.34%) Wireless
6 32 (32.32%) MPLS
7 31 (31.31%) LAN
8 24 (24.24%) WLAN
9 21 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (20.20%) VPN
11 19 (19.19%) DNS
12 16 (16.16%) SNMP
13 15 (15.15%) Cisco ISE
13 15 (15.15%) TCP/IP
14 14 (14.14%) VLAN
15 13 (13.13%) Cisco Firepower
15 13 (13.13%) Cisco Wireless
15 13 (13.13%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) Big Data
General
1 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.03%) Finance
3 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 57 (57.58%) Network Engineer
2 23 (23.23%) Architect
3 21 (21.21%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (20.20%) Security Architect
4 20 (20.20%) Security Solutions Architect
5 13 (13.13%) Network Architect
5 13 (13.13%) Network Security Engineer
5 13 (13.13%) Security Engineer
6 12 (12.12%) Cisco Engineer
6 12 (12.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 12 (12.12%) Network Security Architect
6 12 (12.12%) Presales Solution Architect
7 11 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Network Manager
9 7 (7.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) IT Manager
9 7 (7.07%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Consultant
11 4 (4.04%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 4 (4.04%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.01%) LDAP
2 1 (1.01%) ModSecurity
2 1 (1.01%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.29%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
3 9 (9.09%) FlexPod
4 8 (8.08%) NHS
5 5 (5.05%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.05%) Windows
2 4 (4.04%) Linux
2 4 (4.04%) Windows Server
2 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.03%) Debian
4 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.34%) Presales
2 30 (30.30%) ITIL
3 28 (28.28%) ITIL V3
4 24 (24.24%) SIEM
5 23 (23.23%) Load Balancing
6 17 (17.17%) Network Design
7 14 (14.14%) Migration
8 11 (11.11%) Application Performance Management
8 11 (11.11%) DNA
8 11 (11.11%) Performance Management
8 11 (11.11%) Security Management
9 10 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 10 (10.10%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
10 9 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
10 9 (9.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 9 (9.09%) Software Optimisation
10 9 (9.09%) Value Proposition
10 9 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.01%) C
1 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 99 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (34.34%) CCDP
2 34 (34.34%) CCNA
3 21 (21.21%) CCIE
4 20 (20.20%) CISSP
5 16 (16.16%) CCSE
6 14 (14.14%) JNCIP
7 11 (11.11%) Degree
8 10 (10.10%) CCSP
9 9 (9.09%) CEH
9 9 (9.09%) IISP
9 9 (9.09%) ISSAP
10 8 (8.08%) CCVP
10 8 (8.08%) GIAC
10 8 (8.08%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (8.08%) SSCP
11 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
12 5 (5.05%) CCSA
12 5 (5.05%) JNCIA
13 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.11%) VMware NSX
3 4 (4.04%) vSphere
4 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (12.12%) Cisco Prime
2 11 (11.11%) CASB
3 9 (9.09%) QRadar
4 4 (4.04%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (4.04%) vCenter Server
5 3 (3.03%) OSSEC
6 1 (1.01%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 87 (87.88%) Cisco
2 44 (44.44%) Juniper
3 36 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 30 (30.30%) Fortinet
5 22 (22.22%) HP
6 20 (20.20%) F5
6 20 (20.20%) Meraki
7 17 (17.17%) Aruba
7 17 (17.17%) SolarWinds
8 16 (16.16%) Palo Alto
8 16 (16.16%) VMware
9 14 (14.14%) Sophos
10 11 (11.11%) Infoblox
10 11 (11.11%) Riverbed
11 10 (10.10%) LogRhythm
12 9 (9.09%) Forcepoint
12 9 (9.09%) IBM
12 9 (9.09%) McAfee
12 9 (9.09%) Splunk
12 9 (9.09%) Tufin