Period
to 27 February 2020

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 27 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 142 162 142
Rank change year-on-year +20 -20 -40
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 75 84 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.54% 1.48% 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.28% 5.27% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 58 61 104
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -8.16% -10.91%
10th Percentile £33,500 £33,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +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 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 1,194 1,593 1,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.51% 28.04% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1,114 1,424
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 27 February 2020.

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 27 February 2020. 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 +7 28 £38,750 -18.42% 3
Bracknell +4 12 £65,000 +44.44%
Slough +33 11 £67,500 -
Newbury +24 7 £45,000 -
Maidenhead +33 4 £51,250 -24.07%
Ascot -10 2 £57,500 +1.51%
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, 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 75 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (93.33%) Cisco
3 48 (64.00%) Juniper
4 47 (62.67%) Firewall
5 41 (54.67%) CCNA
6 34 (45.33%) BGP
7 32 (42.67%) Security Cleared
8 29 (38.67%) Cisco ASA
9 28 (37.33%) WAN
10 27 (36.00%) LAN
11 26 (34.67%) OSPF
12 24 (32.00%) VPN
13 22 (29.33%) MPLS
13 22 (29.33%) Wireless
14 20 (26.67%) SC Cleared
15 16 (21.33%) Network Security
15 16 (21.33%) DNS
15 16 (21.33%) ITIL
15 16 (21.33%) CCDP
16 15 (20.00%) Ethernet
16 15 (20.00%) CheckPoint
17 14 (18.67%) JNCIS
17 14 (18.67%) Telecoms
17 14 (18.67%) Network Management
18 13 (17.33%) Brocade
18 13 (17.33%) Azure
18 13 (17.33%) DHCP
19 12 (16.00%) DAB
20 11 (14.67%) Migration
21 10 (13.33%) SaaS

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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (17.33%) Azure
2 10 (13.33%) SaaS
3 2 (2.67%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (62.67%) Firewall
2 34 (45.33%) BGP
3 29 (38.67%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (37.33%) WAN
5 27 (36.00%) LAN
6 26 (34.67%) OSPF
7 24 (32.00%) VPN
8 22 (29.33%) MPLS
8 22 (29.33%) Wireless
9 16 (21.33%) DNS
9 16 (21.33%) Network Security
10 15 (20.00%) Ethernet
11 13 (17.33%) DHCP
12 12 (16.00%) DAB
13 10 (13.33%) WLAN
14 9 (12.00%) DSL
14 9 (12.00%) IPsec
15 7 (9.33%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (9.33%) VLAN
16 6 (8.00%) Cisco Firepower
General
1 14 (18.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.00%) Retail
3 4 (5.33%) Finance
4 3 (4.00%) Military
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (58.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (16.00%) Architect
3 11 (14.67%) IP Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) IP Network Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) Network Architect
5 9 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) Security Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Network Security Specialist
7 7 (9.33%) Network Specialist
7 7 (9.33%) Security Specialist
8 6 (8.00%) Cisco Architect
8 6 (8.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 6 (8.00%) Cisco Security Specialist
8 6 (8.00%) Cisco Specialist
8 6 (8.00%) Core Network Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) LAN Specialist
8 6 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) WAN Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) Fibre Optics
4 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.67%) NHS
5 1 (1.33%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.33%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) Unix
2 2 (2.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) ITIL
2 14 (18.67%) Network Management
3 11 (14.67%) Migration
4 9 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (10.67%) Change Management
5 8 (10.67%) Network Design
6 6 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (5.33%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (5.33%) Presales
9 3 (4.00%) Fault Management
9 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.00%) ITSM
9 3 (4.00%) Project Delivery
9 3 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.00%) Tech Ops
10 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.67%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.67%) Information Security
10 2 (2.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) PowerShell
1 9 (12.00%) Python
2 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 75 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (54.67%) CCNA
3 32 (42.67%) Security Cleared
4 20 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 16 (21.33%) CCDP
6 14 (18.67%) JNCIS
7 6 (8.00%) CCIE
7 6 (8.00%) CCIP
8 4 (5.33%) JNCIA
9 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.67%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.67%) MCSE
10 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.33%) CCDA
11 1 (1.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 1 (1.33%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (1.33%) GCIA
11 1 (1.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (1.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.33%) Netcool
1 1 (1.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 70 (93.33%) Cisco
2 48 (64.00%) Juniper
3 15 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 13 (17.33%) Brocade
5 10 (13.33%) Huawei
5 10 (13.33%) Palo Alto
6 8 (10.67%) Meraki
7 6 (8.00%) Nortel
8 4 (5.33%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (5.33%) F5
8 4 (5.33%) VMware
9 3 (4.00%) BT
10 2 (2.67%) Ciena
10 2 (2.67%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.67%) HP
10 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.67%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.67%) Sun
11 1 (1.33%) Nokia
11 1 (1.33%) Sophos