Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 103 119
Rank change year-on-year +24 +16 -15
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 127 87 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.34% 2.34% 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.44% 9.26% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 61 100 64
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +6.38% -1.05%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,700 £31,349
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £68,875
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +3.53%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,110 940 1,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.23% 25.32% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 609 652 880
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £23,725
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,000 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.61% +3.75%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Birmingham

CCNP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP in Birmingham.

Salary trend for CCNP in Birmingham

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 127 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 126 (99.21%) Cisco
3 108 (85.04%) Data Centre
4 100 (78.74%) Juniper
5 96 (75.59%) CheckPoint
6 93 (73.23%) Presales
7 90 (70.87%) Fortinet
8 88 (69.29%) ITIL
9 81 (63.78%) VPN
10 79 (62.20%) F5
11 77 (60.63%) WAN
12 75 (59.06%) Firewall
13 74 (58.27%) OSPF
13 74 (58.27%) Load Balancing
14 71 (55.91%) ITIL V3
15 65 (51.18%) Cisco ASA
16 62 (48.82%) BGP
17 59 (46.46%) LAN
18 57 (44.88%) FWSM
19 56 (44.09%) Cisco Nexus
20 49 (38.58%) MPLS
20 49 (38.58%) CCDP
21 48 (37.80%) Network Security
22 46 (36.22%) SIEM
22 46 (36.22%) Self-Motivation
23 45 (35.43%) Wireless
24 44 (34.65%) DNS
24 44 (34.65%) DHCP
25 42 (33.07%) SNMP
26 40 (31.50%) VLAN

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 22 (17.32%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.11%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (18.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 81 (63.78%) VPN
2 77 (60.63%) WAN
3 75 (59.06%) Firewall
4 74 (58.27%) OSPF
5 65 (51.18%) Cisco ASA
6 62 (48.82%) BGP
7 59 (46.46%) LAN
8 57 (44.88%) FWSM
9 56 (44.09%) Cisco Nexus
10 49 (38.58%) MPLS
11 48 (37.80%) Network Security
12 45 (35.43%) Wireless
13 44 (34.65%) DHCP
13 44 (34.65%) DNS
14 42 (33.07%) SNMP
15 40 (31.50%) VLAN
16 39 (30.71%) Cisco Firepower
16 39 (30.71%) WLAN
17 37 (29.13%) IPsec
18 30 (23.62%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 35 (27.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (1.57%) Finance
1 2 (1.57%) Retail
2 1 (0.79%) Legal
2 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (44.88%) Architect
2 49 (38.58%) Solutions Architect
3 46 (36.22%) Security Architect
3 46 (36.22%) Security Solutions Architect
4 32 (25.20%) Network Engineer
5 26 (20.47%) Network Architect
6 21 (16.54%) Senior Network Engineer
7 20 (15.75%) Network Specialist
7 20 (15.75%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 20 (15.75%) Senior Network Specialist
8 17 (13.39%) Consultant
8 17 (13.39%) Presales Solution Architect
9 16 (12.60%) Cisco Consultant
9 16 (12.60%) Network Security Architect
10 15 (11.81%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 15 (11.81%) Network Consultant
11 8 (6.30%) Information Architect
11 8 (6.30%) Information Security Architect
12 7 (5.51%) Presales Consultant
13 6 (4.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.75%) LDAP
2 3 (2.36%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 108 (85.04%) Data Centre
2 46 (36.22%) Self-Motivation
3 35 (27.56%) PKI
4 30 (23.62%) Cyberthreat
4 30 (23.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 16 (12.60%) FlexPod
6 15 (11.81%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.79%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.66%) Windows
2 10 (7.87%) Linux
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (73.23%) Presales
2 88 (69.29%) ITIL
3 74 (58.27%) Load Balancing
4 71 (55.91%) ITIL V3
5 46 (36.22%) SIEM
6 38 (29.92%) Service Delivery
7 35 (27.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 33 (25.98%) Line Management
9 31 (24.41%) Incident Management
10 30 (23.62%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 30 (23.62%) Project Management
10 30 (23.62%) Software Optimisation
10 30 (23.62%) Vulnerability Management
11 28 (22.05%) Due Diligence
11 28 (22.05%) PRINCE2
11 28 (22.05%) Service Management
12 23 (18.11%) Network Design
13 22 (17.32%) E-Commerce
14 21 (16.54%) Network Monitoring
15 20 (15.75%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 127 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (38.58%) CCDP
3 23 (18.11%) CISSP
4 22 (17.32%) CCNA
4 22 (17.32%) CCSE
4 22 (17.32%) IISP
4 22 (17.32%) ISSAP
4 22 (17.32%) JNCIP
5 20 (15.75%) Degree
5 20 (15.75%) PMI Certification
5 20 (15.75%) PMP
6 17 (13.39%) CCIE
7 6 (4.72%) CCSP
8 5 (3.94%) JNCIS
9 3 (2.36%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (1.57%) CCIP
10 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.79%) CCDA
11 1 (0.79%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (14.17%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 39 (30.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (22.83%) Active Directory
3 16 (12.60%) VMware NSX
4 8 (6.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 37 (29.13%) QRadar
2 16 (12.60%) CASB
2 16 (12.60%) Cisco Prime
3 15 (11.81%) WhatsUp Gold
4 8 (6.30%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 126 (99.21%) Cisco
2 100 (78.74%) Juniper
3 96 (75.59%) CheckPoint
4 90 (70.87%) Fortinet
5 79 (62.20%) F5
6 39 (30.71%) HP
6 39 (30.71%) VMware
7 37 (29.13%) SolarWinds
8 33 (25.98%) Meraki
9 30 (23.62%) Forcepoint
9 30 (23.62%) Tufin
10 23 (18.11%) Microsoft
11 22 (17.32%) IBM
11 22 (17.32%) LogRhythm
11 22 (17.32%) Splunk
12 20 (15.75%) CA
13 17 (13.39%) Aruba
13 17 (13.39%) Infoblox
14 16 (12.60%) Palo Alto
14 16 (12.60%) Riverbed