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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 69 87
Rank change year-on-year -11 +18  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 114 156 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.43% 3.50% 3.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.09% 10.81% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 103 138 114
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,150 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

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 943 1443 1814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.41% 32.38% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 726 1106 1223
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +11 64 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Slough +5 12 £47,500 -7.31% 2
Bracknell +10 7 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Newbury -2 5 £55,000 -
Maidenhead 0 3 £65,000 +48.57%
Windsor -9 3 £77,500 +3.33%
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 214 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 193 (90.19%) Cisco
3 148 (69.16%) Firewall
4 105 (49.07%) MPLS
5 89 (41.59%) Juniper
6 81 (37.85%) Cisco ASA
7 67 (31.31%) F5
7 67 (31.31%) BGP
8 64 (29.91%) OSPF
9 60 (28.04%) VPN
10 57 (26.64%) CCIE
11 56 (26.17%) Cisco PIX
12 53 (24.77%) Network Design
13 51 (23.83%) Cisco Nexus
14 49 (22.90%) Palo Alto
15 47 (21.96%) Data Centre
16 46 (21.50%) CCNA
17 36 (16.82%) Wireless
18 34 (15.89%) IPsec
18 34 (15.89%) ITIL
19 33 (15.42%) WAN
20 32 (14.95%) Network Security
21 28 (13.08%) DHCP
21 28 (13.08%) DNS
22 27 (12.62%) HP
23 24 (11.21%) EIGRP
24 23 (10.75%) VMware
25 22 (10.28%) Service Delivery
26 21 (9.81%) VoIP
26 21 (9.81%) Linux

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 12 (5.61%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.47%) IIS
3 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.40%) SaaS
5 2 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.93%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.93%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (0.93%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.93%) G Suite
5 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.93%) Office 365
5 2 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 148 (69.16%) Firewall
2 105 (49.07%) MPLS
3 81 (37.85%) Cisco ASA
4 67 (31.31%) BGP
5 64 (29.91%) OSPF
6 60 (28.04%) VPN
7 56 (26.17%) Cisco PIX
8 51 (23.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 36 (16.82%) Wireless
10 34 (15.89%) IPsec
11 33 (15.42%) WAN
12 32 (14.95%) Network Security
13 28 (13.08%) DHCP
13 28 (13.08%) DNS
14 24 (11.21%) EIGRP
15 21 (9.81%) VoIP
16 20 (9.35%) LAN
17 19 (8.88%) RIP
18 18 (8.41%) TCP/IP
19 16 (7.48%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (5.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 11 (5.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.87%) Big Data
4 2 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (5.14%) WinDbg
2 2 (0.93%) JIRA
2 2 (0.93%) JMeter
2 2 (0.93%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (7.94%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.14%) Back Office
3 5 (2.34%) Finance
4 3 (1.40%) Billing
4 3 (1.40%) Marketing
5 2 (0.93%) Digital Economy
5 2 (0.93%) Electronics
5 2 (0.93%) Legal
5 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 170 (79.44%) Network Engineer
2 59 (27.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 50 (23.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 42 (19.63%) Senior Network Engineer
5 24 (11.21%) Juniper Engineer
6 23 (10.75%) Network Support
6 23 (10.75%) Network Support Engineer
6 23 (10.75%) Support Engineer
7 22 (10.28%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 22 (10.28%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 17 (7.94%) IP Engineer
9 16 (7.48%) Design Engineer
9 16 (7.48%) IP Design Engineer
10 14 (6.54%) Implementation Engineer
10 14 (6.54%) Network Implementation Engineer
10 14 (6.54%) Network Security Engineer
10 14 (6.54%) Security Engineer
11 12 (5.61%) Architect
12 11 (5.14%) Senior Network Support
12 11 (5.14%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.40%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.93%) Web Services
3 1 (0.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (21.96%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.27%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.87%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.40%) FlexPod
5 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.47%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.47%) Fintech
6 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.81%) Linux
2 17 (7.94%) Windows
3 14 (6.54%) Windows Server
4 11 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.67%) Unix
6 3 (1.40%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (24.77%) Network Design
2 34 (15.89%) ITIL
3 22 (10.28%) Service Delivery
4 19 (8.88%) Load Balancing
5 15 (7.01%) Line Management
5 15 (7.01%) Service Management
6 14 (6.54%) Customer Requirements
6 14 (6.54%) High Availability
7 12 (5.61%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (5.14%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (5.14%) Presales
8 11 (5.14%) Project Management
9 8 (3.74%) Network Management
10 7 (3.27%) ITIL V3
10 7 (3.27%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (2.34%) Incident Management
11 5 (2.34%) Problem Management
12 4 (1.87%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (1.87%) Change Management
12 4 (1.87%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.54%) PowerShell
2 13 (6.07%) Perl
3 12 (5.61%) Python
4 11 (5.14%) VBScript
5 9 (4.21%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.93%) Java
7 1 (0.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 214 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (26.64%) CCIE
3 46 (21.50%) CCNA
4 20 (9.35%) JNCIA
5 19 (8.88%) CCSP
5 19 (8.88%) JNCIP
5 19 (8.88%) Security Cleared
6 18 (8.41%) CCDP
6 18 (8.41%) Degree
7 17 (7.94%) CCIP
7 17 (7.94%) CCVP
7 17 (7.94%) JNCIS
8 16 (7.48%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (7.01%) JNCIE
10 13 (6.07%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (6.07%) SC Cleared
11 12 (5.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 12 (5.61%) MCSE
12 9 (4.21%) CCDA
13 7 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (6.07%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.34%) SLA
4 4 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 14 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (6.07%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.14%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.93%) Xen
5 1 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (7.94%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.40%) Ansible
2 3 (1.40%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.93%) Nagios
3 2 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.93%) Puppet
4 1 (0.47%) Cacti
4 1 (0.47%) OpenView
4 1 (0.47%) QRadar
4 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 193 (90.19%) Cisco
2 89 (41.59%) Juniper
3 67 (31.31%) F5
4 49 (22.90%) Palo Alto
5 27 (12.62%) HP
6 23 (10.75%) VMware
7 20 (9.35%) CheckPoint
8 17 (7.94%) Microsoft
9 11 (5.14%) Dell
9 11 (5.14%) Fortinet
10 10 (4.67%) Aruba
11 9 (4.21%) Oracle
12 8 (3.74%) GENBAND
13 6 (2.80%) SolarWinds
14 4 (1.87%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 4 (1.87%) Brocade
14 4 (1.87%) Meraki
14 4 (1.87%) NetScout
15 3 (1.40%) Extreme Networks
15 3 (1.40%) NetApp
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + + Flexible Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago