Period
to 20 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 116 101
Rank change year-on-year -80 -15 -17
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 68 157 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.10% 2.49% 2.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.15% 8.69% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 56 155 222
Berkshire median annual salary £48,514 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.79% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,000 £37,500 £40,125
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £71,925
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 1,637 1,806 2,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.59% 28.67% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,151 1,413 2,007
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £78,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 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 November 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 -40 26 £40,257 -29.99% 6
Bracknell -27 23 £45,000 - 3
Slough -4 6 £42,500 -34.62% 1
Newbury +10 4 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Wokingham - 2 £53,750 -
Windsor -8 1 £80,000 +3.23%
Maidenhead -32 1 £65,000 -11.86% 1
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 68 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (86.76%) Cisco
3 36 (52.94%) Firewall
4 28 (41.18%) Network Security
5 27 (39.71%) CCNA
5 27 (39.71%) WAN
6 24 (35.29%) BGP
7 23 (33.82%) OSPF
8 22 (32.35%) CCDP
9 20 (29.41%) MPLS
10 19 (27.94%) CISSP
10 19 (27.94%) LAN
11 18 (26.47%) Juniper
11 18 (26.47%) Wireless
12 17 (25.00%) Presales
13 16 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (23.53%) CheckPoint
13 16 (23.53%) ITIL
14 15 (22.06%) Fortinet
15 14 (20.59%) CEH
15 14 (20.59%) VPN
16 13 (19.12%) SSCP
16 13 (19.12%) GIAC
16 13 (19.12%) Security Architecture
17 12 (17.65%) JNCIP
17 12 (17.65%) SNMP
18 11 (16.18%) ITIL V3
19 10 (14.71%) Palo Alto
19 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
19 10 (14.71%) Degree

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 4 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (52.94%) Firewall
2 28 (41.18%) Network Security
3 27 (39.71%) WAN
4 24 (35.29%) BGP
5 23 (33.82%) OSPF
6 20 (29.41%) MPLS
7 19 (27.94%) LAN
8 18 (26.47%) Wireless
9 16 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (20.59%) VPN
11 12 (17.65%) SNMP
12 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
13 9 (13.24%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (13.24%) DNS
13 9 (13.24%) Ethernet
13 9 (13.24%) IPsec
13 9 (13.24%) WLAN
14 7 (10.29%) Cisco Firepower
14 7 (10.29%) Cisco Wireless
14 7 (10.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) Big Data
General
1 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 45 (66.18%) Network Engineer
2 16 (23.53%) Network Security Engineer
2 16 (23.53%) Security Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Architect
4 8 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Security Architect
5 7 (10.29%) Security Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Network Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Network Security Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) IP Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Network Operations Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Cisco Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Cisco Security Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Cisco Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.47%) LDAP
1 1 (1.47%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (5.88%) NHS
5 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.47%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
1 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) Presales
2 16 (23.53%) ITIL
3 13 (19.12%) Security Architecture
4 11 (16.18%) ITIL V3
5 9 (13.24%) Load Balancing
6 8 (11.76%) SIEM
7 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (10.29%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (8.82%) Migration
8 6 (8.82%) Network Design
8 6 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (7.35%) Change Management
9 5 (7.35%) ITSM
9 5 (7.35%) Network Management
9 5 (7.35%) Tech Ops
10 4 (5.88%) Change Control
10 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.88%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 4 (5.88%) Software Optimisation
10 4 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (39.71%) CCNA
3 22 (32.35%) CCDP
4 19 (27.94%) CISSP
5 14 (20.59%) CEH
6 13 (19.12%) GIAC
6 13 (19.12%) SSCP
7 12 (17.65%) JNCIP
8 10 (14.71%) Degree
9 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
10 5 (7.35%) CCIE
10 5 (7.35%) CCSE
10 5 (7.35%) CCSP
10 5 (7.35%) CWNA
11 4 (5.88%) CCVP
11 4 (5.88%) IISP
11 4 (5.88%) ISSAP
11 4 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (5.88%) JNCIA
11 4 (5.88%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.41%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (5.88%) QRadar
2 3 (4.41%) CASB
3 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.47%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 59 (86.76%) Cisco
2 18 (26.47%) Juniper
3 16 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 15 (22.06%) Fortinet
5 10 (14.71%) Palo Alto
6 8 (11.76%) Aruba
6 8 (11.76%) Meraki
7 7 (10.29%) F5
7 7 (10.29%) SolarWinds
8 5 (7.35%) LogRhythm
9 4 (5.88%) HP
9 4 (5.88%) IBM
9 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.88%) Nokia
9 4 (5.88%) Splunk
9 4 (5.88%) Tufin
9 4 (5.88%) VMware
10 3 (4.41%) Infoblox
10 3 (4.41%) Riverbed
10 3 (4.41%) Sophos