Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 141 101
Rank change year-on-year +40 -40 -4
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 84 67 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.29% 1.61% 2.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.95% 5.87% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 68 78
Birmingham median annual salary £49,000 £52,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.22% +16.11% -15.49%
10th Percentile £30,500 £36,600 £31,175
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,375 £66,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -2.22%

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 939 1,141 1,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.56% 27.45% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 599 757 809
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £22,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £69,200
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +1.25%

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 84 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (91.67%) Cisco
3 56 (66.67%) Juniper
4 52 (61.90%) CheckPoint
5 51 (60.71%) ITIL
5 51 (60.71%) Firewall
5 51 (60.71%) Data Centre
6 49 (58.33%) Presales
6 49 (58.33%) WAN
7 47 (55.95%) LAN
8 42 (50.00%) MPLS
8 42 (50.00%) Fortinet
8 42 (50.00%) Load Balancing
9 40 (47.62%) VPN
10 39 (46.43%) ITIL V3
11 38 (45.24%) F5
12 37 (44.05%) Cisco ASA
12 37 (44.05%) OSPF
13 36 (42.86%) BGP
14 34 (40.48%) SNMP
15 32 (38.10%) Wireless
16 31 (36.90%) DNS
16 31 (36.90%) DHCP
17 28 (33.33%) WLAN
18 27 (32.14%) Active Directory
18 27 (32.14%) Cisco Nexus
19 26 (30.95%) Project Management
19 26 (30.95%) Service Delivery
20 25 (29.76%) Network Design
20 25 (29.76%) CCNA

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 12 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (60.71%) Firewall
2 49 (58.33%) WAN
3 47 (55.95%) LAN
4 42 (50.00%) MPLS
5 40 (47.62%) VPN
6 37 (44.05%) Cisco ASA
6 37 (44.05%) OSPF
7 36 (42.86%) BGP
8 34 (40.48%) SNMP
9 32 (38.10%) Wireless
10 31 (36.90%) DHCP
10 31 (36.90%) DNS
11 28 (33.33%) WLAN
12 27 (32.14%) Cisco Nexus
13 25 (29.76%) Network Security
14 23 (27.38%) IPsec
14 23 (27.38%) VLAN
15 21 (25.00%) FWSM
15 21 (25.00%) TCP/IP
16 20 (23.81%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (7.14%) Billing
2 4 (4.76%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (39.29%) Network Engineer
2 25 (29.76%) Architect
3 16 (19.05%) Security Architect
3 16 (19.05%) Security Solutions Architect
3 16 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (15.48%) Network Architect
4 13 (15.48%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 9 (10.71%) Senior Network Specialist
6 8 (9.52%) Network Specialist
7 6 (7.14%) Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Cisco Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Network Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Network Security Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Presales Solution Architect
10 3 (3.57%) Presales Consultant
10 3 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) LDAP
2 7 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 51 (60.71%) Data Centre
2 16 (19.05%) PKI
3 12 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (11.90%) FlexPod
5 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.76%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.38%) CESG
6 2 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.38%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) mPOS
7 1 (1.19%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (2.38%) Unix
3 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (60.71%) ITIL
2 49 (58.33%) Presales
3 42 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 39 (46.43%) ITIL V3
5 26 (30.95%) Project Management
5 26 (30.95%) Service Delivery
6 25 (29.76%) Network Design
6 25 (29.76%) SIEM
7 23 (27.38%) Line Management
8 17 (20.24%) PRINCE2
8 17 (20.24%) Service Management
9 14 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
10 13 (15.48%) Incident Management
10 13 (15.48%) Network Monitoring
11 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
11 12 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 12 (14.29%) Software Optimisation
12 10 (11.90%) Application Performance Management
12 10 (11.90%) Converged Infrastructure
12 10 (11.90%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 84 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (29.76%) CCNA
3 19 (22.62%) CCIE
4 18 (21.43%) CCDP
5 15 (17.86%) CISSP
6 13 (15.48%) JNCIP
7 12 (14.29%) CCSE
7 12 (14.29%) IISP
7 12 (14.29%) ISSAP
8 9 (10.71%) Degree
8 9 (10.71%) PMI Certification
8 9 (10.71%) PMP
9 4 (4.76%) CCIP
10 3 (3.57%) CCIE Service Provider
10 3 (3.57%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (2.38%) CEH
11 2 (2.38%) CISM
11 2 (2.38%) GCIA
11 2 (2.38%) GCIH
11 2 (2.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.14%) QA
3 5 (5.95%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (3.57%) SLA
5 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 16 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.76%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (20.24%) QRadar
2 10 (11.90%) Cisco Prime
3 8 (9.52%) SCVMM
4 4 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.19%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 77 (91.67%) Cisco
2 56 (66.67%) Juniper
3 52 (61.90%) CheckPoint
4 42 (50.00%) Fortinet
5 38 (45.24%) F5
6 23 (27.38%) HP
7 22 (26.19%) SolarWinds
8 16 (19.05%) VMware
9 15 (17.86%) Brocade
9 15 (17.86%) Meraki
10 13 (15.48%) Aruba
10 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
10 13 (15.48%) Splunk
11 12 (14.29%) Forcepoint
11 12 (14.29%) IBM
11 12 (14.29%) LogRhythm
11 12 (14.29%) Tufin
12 10 (11.90%) CA
13 8 (9.52%) BMC
13 8 (9.52%) Citrix