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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 77 61 83
Rank change year-on-year -16 +22  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 106 193 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.16% 3.90% 3.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.98% 11.92% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 98 160 128
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.81% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Berkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 965 1619 2056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.74% 32.71% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 700 1260 1377
Median salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Reading -28 30 £55,000 - 2
Slough +34 22 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Newbury +19 12 £55,000 -
Bracknell +3 10 £50,000 -4.76%
Windsor -14 2 £77,500 +29.16%
Wokingham 0 1 £37,500 -2.59%
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 211 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 190 (90.05%) Cisco
3 141 (66.82%) Firewall
4 84 (39.81%) MPLS
5 82 (38.86%) Network Design
6 69 (32.70%) Cisco ASA
6 69 (32.70%) CCNA
7 66 (31.28%) CCIE
8 65 (30.81%) Juniper
9 63 (29.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 59 (27.96%) Data Centre
11 58 (27.49%) VPN
12 45 (21.33%) Wireless
13 42 (19.91%) BGP
14 41 (19.43%) F5
15 40 (18.96%) OSPF
16 38 (18.01%) CCIP
17 36 (17.06%) ITIL
18 31 (14.69%) Cisco IOS
19 30 (14.22%) CCSP
20 29 (13.74%) CheckPoint
21 28 (13.27%) WAN
21 28 (13.27%) Network Monitoring
22 27 (12.80%) Windows
22 27 (12.80%) Network Security
23 25 (11.85%) Service Delivery
23 25 (11.85%) LAN
24 24 (11.37%) Telecoms
24 24 (11.37%) Network Architecture
25 23 (10.90%) Palo Alto

CCNP
Top Related 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 13 (6.16%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.95%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.47%) CMS
5 1 (0.47%) IIS
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.42%) MS Office
3 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.69%) SaaS
2 8 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.42%) Office 365
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.95%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (0.95%) CloudFront
4 2 (0.95%) G Suite
4 2 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 141 (66.82%) Firewall
2 84 (39.81%) MPLS
3 69 (32.70%) Cisco ASA
4 63 (29.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 58 (27.49%) VPN
6 45 (21.33%) Wireless
7 42 (19.91%) BGP
8 40 (18.96%) OSPF
9 31 (14.69%) Cisco IOS
10 28 (13.27%) WAN
11 27 (12.80%) Network Security
12 25 (11.85%) LAN
13 21 (9.95%) Cisco PIX
13 21 (9.95%) DNS
14 20 (9.48%) DHCP
14 20 (9.48%) IPsec
14 20 (9.48%) SAN
15 18 (8.53%) VoIP
16 17 (8.06%) EIGRP
17 15 (7.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.95%) MySQL
4 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (3.79%) WinDbg
General
1 24 (11.37%) Telecoms
2 14 (6.64%) Finance
3 8 (3.79%) Back Office
4 3 (1.42%) Marketing
5 2 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 156 (73.93%) Network Engineer
2 47 (22.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 32 (15.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 27 (12.80%) Senior Network Engineer
5 19 (9.00%) Lead Network Engineer
6 18 (8.53%) IP Engineer
7 17 (8.06%) Support Engineer
8 15 (7.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 15 (7.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 14 (6.64%) Architect
9 14 (6.64%) Data Centre Engineer
9 14 (6.64%) Data Network Engineer
9 14 (6.64%) Design Engineer
9 14 (6.64%) IP Design Engineer
10 13 (6.16%) Cisco Design Engineer
10 13 (6.16%) Consultant
10 13 (6.16%) Network Support
10 13 (6.16%) Network Support Engineer
11 12 (5.69%) Cloud Engineer
11 12 (5.69%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.90%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 59 (27.96%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.37%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.42%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.95%) Social Network
5 1 (0.47%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.47%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.80%) Windows
2 21 (9.95%) Linux
3 12 (5.69%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.74%) Unix
5 9 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.32%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (1.90%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (38.86%) Network Design
2 36 (17.06%) ITIL
3 28 (13.27%) Network Monitoring
4 25 (11.85%) Service Delivery
5 24 (11.37%) Network Architecture
6 21 (9.95%) Network Planning
7 19 (9.00%) Network Management
7 19 (9.00%) Presales
8 14 (6.64%) High Availability
9 11 (5.21%) Change Control
10 10 (4.74%) Load Balancing
10 10 (4.74%) Service Management
10 10 (4.74%) Validation
11 9 (4.27%) Customer Requirements
11 9 (4.27%) Line Management
12 8 (3.79%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (3.32%) Change Management
13 7 (3.32%) Risk Assessment
14 6 (2.84%) Problem Management
15 4 (1.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.79%) PowerShell
1 8 (3.79%) VBScript
2 3 (1.42%) Python
3 2 (0.95%) Perl
4 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 211 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (32.70%) CCNA
3 66 (31.28%) CCIE
4 38 (18.01%) CCIP
5 30 (14.22%) CCSP
6 20 (9.48%) JNCIP
7 18 (8.53%) CCDP
7 18 (8.53%) Degree
8 16 (7.58%) CCVP
9 15 (7.11%) JNCIA
9 15 (7.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (6.64%) JNCIE
10 14 (6.64%) MCSE
11 13 (6.16%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (5.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 10 (4.74%) CCSA
13 10 (4.74%) Security Cleared
14 7 (3.32%) NCDA
15 6 (2.84%) SC Cleared
16 4 (1.90%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (5.21%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.42%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.79%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.95%) Xen
5 1 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (4.27%) FortiGate
2 8 (3.79%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (3.32%) Cisco CME
3 7 (3.32%) SCCM
4 3 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.42%) WSUS
5 2 (0.95%) Ansible
5 2 (0.95%) Nagios
5 2 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.95%) Puppet
5 2 (0.95%) QRadar
6 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 190 (90.05%) Cisco
2 65 (30.81%) Juniper
3 41 (19.43%) F5
4 29 (13.74%) CheckPoint
5 23 (10.90%) Palo Alto
6 18 (8.53%) HP
7 16 (7.58%) Microsoft
8 14 (6.64%) VMware
9 11 (5.21%) NetApp
9 11 (5.21%) Oracle
10 10 (4.74%) Dell
10 10 (4.74%) GENBAND
11 9 (4.27%) Citrix
12 8 (3.79%) Zeacom
13 7 (3.32%) Red Box
13 7 (3.32%) Verint
14 6 (2.84%) IBM
15 3 (1.42%) Huawei
15 3 (1.42%) SolarWinds
15 3 (1.42%) Splunk
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lennon Wright
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + up to 25% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Polycom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago