Period
to 19 August 2019

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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 96 111
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 +14
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 66 116 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.37% 2.99% 2.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.38% 9.07% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 47 67 106
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £43,267 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £69,250 £58,125
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%

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 636 1,279 1,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 22.85% 32.98% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 508 700 759
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £62,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,545
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.29% +1.36%

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 19 August 2019.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 66 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (96.97%) Cisco
3 53 (80.30%) Firewall
4 42 (63.64%) CCNA
5 40 (60.61%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (50.00%) WAN
7 30 (45.45%) Wireless
8 27 (40.91%) Palo Alto
8 27 (40.91%) Data Centre
9 21 (31.82%) Project Management
9 21 (31.82%) Line Management
10 20 (30.30%) Mentoring
10 20 (30.30%) F5
11 19 (28.79%) Mitel
11 19 (28.79%) Load Balancing
11 19 (28.79%) OSPF
11 19 (28.79%) ITIL
11 19 (28.79%) Avaya
12 18 (27.27%) EIGRP
12 18 (27.27%) Virtual Team
13 14 (21.21%) LAN
14 13 (19.70%) Network Architecture
15 12 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
15 12 (18.18%) Service Delivery
15 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
16 11 (16.67%) Handset
16 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
16 11 (16.67%) VoIP
16 11 (16.67%) CheckPoint
16 11 (16.67%) Change Control

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 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (80.30%) Firewall
2 40 (60.61%) Cisco ASA
3 33 (50.00%) WAN
4 30 (45.45%) Wireless
5 19 (28.79%) OSPF
6 18 (27.27%) EIGRP
7 14 (21.21%) LAN
8 11 (16.67%) VLAN
8 11 (16.67%) VoIP
9 10 (15.15%) VPN
10 9 (13.64%) Network Security
11 7 (10.61%) Cisco Firepower
11 7 (10.61%) MPLS
12 3 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (3.03%) BGP
13 2 (3.03%) IPsec
14 1 (1.52%) DNS
14 1 (1.52%) Internet
14 1 (1.52%) SSL
14 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.64%) Finance
3 5 (7.58%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 43 (65.15%) Network Engineer
2 23 (34.85%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Lead Network Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Principal Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Network Team Leader
4 7 (10.61%) Team Leader
5 6 (9.09%) Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Designer
5 6 (9.09%) Security Designer
6 5 (7.58%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Network Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.52%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Data Centre
2 18 (27.27%) Virtual Team
3 11 (16.67%) Handset
4 6 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (7.58%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (7.58%) Private Cloud
5 5 (7.58%) Public Cloud
5 5 (7.58%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) CESG
6 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.52%) EPoS
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) Line Management
1 21 (31.82%) Project Management
2 20 (30.30%) Mentoring
3 19 (28.79%) ITIL
3 19 (28.79%) Load Balancing
4 13 (19.70%) Network Architecture
5 12 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 11 (16.67%) Change Control
6 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 11 (16.67%) Presales
6 11 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 8 (12.12%) Network Design
8 7 (10.61%) Capacity Management
8 7 (10.61%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (10.61%) Technical Leadership
9 6 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (9.09%) SABSA
9 6 (9.09%) Threat Detection
9 6 (9.09%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 66 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (63.64%) CCNA
3 10 (15.15%) CCDP
4 9 (13.64%) CCDA
4 9 (13.64%) CCIE
5 7 (10.61%) CISSP
6 6 (9.09%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.52%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (1.52%) CCIE Security
8 1 (1.52%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (1.52%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.52%) CISM
8 1 (1.52%) Degree
8 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.52%) PMP
8 1 (1.52%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) GDPR
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) CASB
1 6 (9.09%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 64 (96.97%) Cisco
2 27 (40.91%) Palo Alto
3 20 (30.30%) F5
4 19 (28.79%) Avaya
4 19 (28.79%) Mitel
5 11 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 10 (15.15%) Juniper
7 6 (9.09%) Forcepoint
7 6 (9.09%) ForeScout
7 6 (9.09%) Meraki
7 6 (9.09%) Netskope
7 6 (9.09%) Symantec
8 5 (7.58%) IBM
9 3 (4.55%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.03%) CA
10 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.52%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (1.52%) Hitachi
11 1 (1.52%) VMware