Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 95 83
Rank change year-on-year -15 -12 +23
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 158 248 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.48% 2.85% 3.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.73% 9.01% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 156 228 315
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% -5.00% +7.53%

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 1810 2752 3723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.45% 31.68% 33.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1408 2023 2811
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +8.25% +2.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 23 November 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 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
Reading +5 77 £57,500 - 2
Bracknell +34 42 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Newbury -12 9 £55,000 +22.22%
Slough -10 7 £65,000 +26.83%
Windsor +2 3 £77,500 - 2
Maidenhead +8 2 £73,750 +55.26%
Thatcham - 2 £42,500 -
CCNP
South East

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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 158 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 140 (88.61%) Cisco
3 94 (59.49%) Firewall
4 77 (48.73%) MPLS
5 74 (46.84%) Cisco ASA
6 68 (43.04%) BGP
7 66 (41.77%) OSPF
8 61 (38.61%) Juniper
9 51 (32.28%) Network Security
9 51 (32.28%) F5
10 46 (29.11%) Data Centre
11 45 (28.48%) CCIE
12 44 (27.85%) WAN
13 41 (25.95%) CheckPoint
14 39 (24.68%) TCP/IP
15 37 (23.42%) VPN
15 37 (23.42%) CCNA
15 37 (23.42%) Network Design
15 37 (23.42%) Cisco Nexus
16 34 (21.52%) ITIL
17 33 (20.89%) Wireless
17 33 (20.89%) Load Balancing
18 30 (18.99%) IPsec
19 29 (18.35%) Network Monitoring
20 27 (17.09%) CCDP
21 25 (15.82%) VoIP
22 23 (14.56%) HP
22 23 (14.56%) Fortinet
23 22 (13.92%) Time Management
23 22 (13.92%) SolarWinds

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 3 (1.90%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.27%) Apache
2 2 (1.27%) IIS
2 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (59.49%) Firewall
2 77 (48.73%) MPLS
3 74 (46.84%) Cisco ASA
4 68 (43.04%) BGP
5 66 (41.77%) OSPF
6 51 (32.28%) Network Security
7 44 (27.85%) WAN
8 39 (24.68%) TCP/IP
9 37 (23.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 37 (23.42%) VPN
10 33 (20.89%) Wireless
11 30 (18.99%) IPsec
12 25 (15.82%) VoIP
13 22 (13.92%) Ethernet
13 22 (13.92%) SSL
14 20 (12.66%) EIGRP
14 20 (12.66%) VLAN
15 19 (12.03%) LAN
16 17 (10.76%) SNMP
17 16 (10.13%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.63%) JMeter
2 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (9.49%) Billing
2 13 (8.23%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.96%) Finance
4 7 (4.43%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) Digital Economy
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 106 (67.09%) Network Engineer
2 40 (25.32%) Cisco Engineer
3 35 (22.15%) Security Engineer
3 35 (22.15%) Senior Network Engineer
4 29 (18.35%) Network Security Engineer
4 29 (18.35%) Support Engineer
5 27 (17.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 20 (12.66%) Network Support
6 20 (12.66%) Network Support Engineer
7 14 (8.86%) Juniper Engineer
8 12 (7.59%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 12 (7.59%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Architect
9 9 (5.70%) Security Support Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Senior Network Support
9 9 (5.70%) Senior Network Support Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Senior Support Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Voice Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.63%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.63%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 46 (29.11%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.86%) FlexPod
3 7 (4.43%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.43%) Machine to Machine
4 6 (3.80%) Virtual Team
5 5 (3.16%) Clustering
6 4 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.90%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.90%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.63%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.96%) Linux
1 11 (6.96%) Windows
2 8 (5.06%) Unix
3 5 (3.16%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.42%) Network Design
2 34 (21.52%) ITIL
3 33 (20.89%) Load Balancing
4 29 (18.35%) Network Monitoring
5 22 (13.92%) Time Management
6 21 (13.29%) Project Management
7 19 (12.03%) Security Architecture
8 18 (11.39%) Incident Management
8 18 (11.39%) Presales
9 17 (10.76%) Migration
10 15 (9.49%) Mentoring
10 15 (9.49%) Service Delivery
11 14 (8.86%) Application Performance Management
11 14 (8.86%) Converged Infrastructure
11 14 (8.86%) ITIL V3
11 14 (8.86%) Line Management
11 14 (8.86%) Performance Management
11 14 (8.86%) Security Management
11 14 (8.86%) SIEM
12 8 (5.06%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.70%) Perl
1 9 (5.70%) Python
2 5 (3.16%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.53%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 158 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (28.48%) CCIE
3 37 (23.42%) CCNA
4 27 (17.09%) CCDP
5 20 (12.66%) CISSP
6 19 (12.03%) CEH
6 19 (12.03%) GIAC
6 19 (12.03%) SSCP
7 15 (9.49%) Degree
7 15 (9.49%) JNCIA
7 15 (9.49%) JNCIP
8 11 (6.96%) JNCIS
9 10 (6.33%) Security Cleared
10 9 (5.70%) CCNP Voice
10 9 (5.70%) JNCIE
10 9 (5.70%) SC Cleared
11 6 (3.80%) CCIP
12 5 (3.16%) CCSP
12 5 (3.16%) HND
13 4 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.49%) QA
2 10 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (5.06%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.90%) SLA
5 1 (0.63%) GDPR
5 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.53%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.90%) vSphere
4 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (8.86%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (7.59%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (5.70%) Cisco CME
4 8 (5.06%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (5.06%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.90%) Nagios
5 3 (1.90%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.27%) Puppet
6 2 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 140 (88.61%) Cisco
2 61 (38.61%) Juniper
3 51 (32.28%) F5
4 41 (25.95%) CheckPoint
5 23 (14.56%) Fortinet
5 23 (14.56%) HP
6 22 (13.92%) SolarWinds
7 19 (12.03%) Aruba
8 18 (11.39%) Meraki
9 16 (10.13%) Palo Alto
9 16 (10.13%) VMware
10 15 (9.49%) Brocade
10 15 (9.49%) NetScout
11 14 (8.86%) Sourcefire
12 12 (7.59%) GENBAND
12 12 (7.59%) Oracle
13 11 (6.96%) Microsoft
14 9 (5.70%) Red Box
15 8 (5.06%) Splunk
16 7 (4.43%) BT