Period
to 20 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 91 79
Rank change year-on-year -82 -12 +11
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 101 214 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.49% 3.24% 3.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.97% 11.34% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 57 220 293
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £69,150 £65,000 £65,000
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 1,691 1,887 3,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.98% 28.53% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,283 1,425 2,367
Berkshire median annual salary £48,514 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,200 £75,000 £75,775
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

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 July 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 July 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
Bracknell 0 37 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Reading -40 31 £60,000 +6.67% 1
Slough -8 16 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Maidenhead -46 5 £60,000 -7.69%
Newbury -22 3 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Wokingham - 1 £55,000 - 1
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (88.12%) Cisco
3 56 (55.45%) Juniper
4 51 (50.50%) WAN
5 48 (47.52%) CheckPoint
5 48 (47.52%) Network Security
6 45 (44.55%) Cisco ASA
7 44 (43.56%) Data Centre
7 44 (43.56%) Firewall
7 44 (43.56%) ITIL
8 43 (42.57%) Presales
9 42 (41.58%) OSPF
9 42 (41.58%) BGP
9 42 (41.58%) CCDP
10 40 (39.60%) MPLS
11 39 (38.61%) ITIL V3
12 38 (37.62%) Fortinet
13 37 (36.63%) Wireless
14 34 (33.66%) Load Balancing
14 34 (33.66%) SIEM
15 32 (31.68%) CCIE
16 31 (30.69%) LAN
17 30 (29.70%) Cisco Nexus
17 30 (29.70%) VPN
18 29 (28.71%) HP
19 28 (27.72%) WLAN
20 27 (26.73%) Network Design
20 27 (26.73%) Palo Alto
20 27 (26.73%) F5
21 26 (25.74%) CCNA

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 15 (14.85%) IIS
2 3 (2.97%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.97%) SaaS
1 3 (2.97%) SoftLayer
2 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (50.50%) WAN
2 48 (47.52%) Network Security
3 45 (44.55%) Cisco ASA
4 44 (43.56%) Firewall
5 42 (41.58%) BGP
5 42 (41.58%) OSPF
6 40 (39.60%) MPLS
7 37 (36.63%) Wireless
8 31 (30.69%) LAN
9 30 (29.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 30 (29.70%) VPN
10 28 (27.72%) WLAN
11 25 (24.75%) DNS
12 22 (21.78%) Cisco ISE
12 22 (21.78%) SNMP
13 20 (19.80%) Cisco Firepower
14 19 (18.81%) Ethernet
14 19 (18.81%) VLAN
15 18 (17.82%) TCP/IP
16 17 (16.83%) SSL
General
1 3 (2.97%) Finance
1 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.99%) Brand Awareness
2 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (45.54%) Network Engineer
2 34 (33.66%) Architect
3 32 (31.68%) Solutions Architect
4 31 (30.69%) Security Architect
4 31 (30.69%) Security Solutions Architect
5 18 (17.82%) Network Architect
6 17 (16.83%) Presales Solution Architect
7 16 (15.84%) Network Security Architect
8 12 (11.88%) Senior Network Engineer
9 9 (8.91%) Network Security Engineer
9 9 (8.91%) Security Engineer
10 8 (7.92%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (7.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 7 (6.93%) IT Manager
11 7 (6.93%) Network Manager
12 6 (5.94%) Consultant
13 5 (4.95%) Network Consultant
14 4 (3.96%) ITIL Manager
14 4 (3.96%) Network Operations Engineer
14 4 (3.96%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.99%) LDAP
2 1 (0.99%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (43.56%) Data Centre
2 18 (17.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 16 (15.84%) FlexPod
4 15 (14.85%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (6.93%) NHS
6 5 (4.95%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.97%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.95%) Linux
2 4 (3.96%) Windows
3 3 (2.97%) Debian
3 3 (2.97%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (43.56%) ITIL
2 43 (42.57%) Presales
3 39 (38.61%) ITIL V3
4 34 (33.66%) Load Balancing
4 34 (33.66%) SIEM
5 27 (26.73%) Network Design
6 20 (19.80%) Migration
7 16 (15.84%) Application Performance Management
7 16 (15.84%) Converged Infrastructure
7 16 (15.84%) DNA
7 16 (15.84%) Incident Management
7 16 (15.84%) Performance Management
7 16 (15.84%) Security Management
7 16 (15.84%) Value Proposition
8 15 (14.85%) E-Commerce
8 15 (14.85%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 15 (14.85%) Software Optimisation
8 15 (14.85%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (8.91%) Change Control
10 8 (7.92%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.99%) C
1 1 (0.99%) Perl
1 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
1 1 (0.99%) Python
Qualifications
1 101 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (41.58%) CCDP
3 32 (31.68%) CCIE
4 26 (25.74%) CCNA
5 22 (21.78%) CCSE
6 21 (20.79%) JNCIP
7 20 (19.80%) CISSP
8 15 (14.85%) IISP
8 15 (14.85%) ISSAP
9 11 (10.89%) Degree
10 10 (9.90%) CCSP
11 8 (7.92%) CCVP
12 7 (6.93%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (5.94%) SC Cleared
13 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
14 5 (4.95%) CCSA
14 5 (4.95%) JNCIA
15 3 (2.97%) CEH
15 3 (2.97%) GIAC
15 3 (2.97%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.84%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.99%) PMO
3 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (19.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (16.83%) VMware NSX
3 4 (3.96%) vSphere
4 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (17.82%) Cisco Prime
2 16 (15.84%) CASB
3 15 (14.85%) QRadar
4 4 (3.96%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (3.96%) vCenter Server
5 3 (2.97%) FortiGate
5 3 (2.97%) OSSEC
6 1 (0.99%) Cacti
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.99%) Nagios
6 1 (0.99%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 89 (88.12%) Cisco
2 56 (55.45%) Juniper
3 48 (47.52%) CheckPoint
4 38 (37.62%) Fortinet
5 29 (28.71%) HP
6 27 (26.73%) F5
6 27 (26.73%) Palo Alto
7 25 (24.75%) Meraki
8 23 (22.77%) VMware
9 22 (21.78%) SolarWinds
10 21 (20.79%) Aruba
11 19 (18.81%) Sophos
12 16 (15.84%) Forcepoint
12 16 (15.84%) Infoblox
12 16 (15.84%) McAfee
12 16 (15.84%) Riverbed
13 15 (14.85%) IBM
13 15 (14.85%) LogRhythm
13 15 (14.85%) Splunk
13 15 (14.85%) Tufin