The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South Wales / Bridgend
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 - 10
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 10.00% - 11.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% - 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6 28 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 30.00% 43.08% 60.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 32
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £18,000 £17,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing CCNP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Bridgend

CCNP
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Bridgend

CCNP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) BladeLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CGI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) BladeLogic
1 2 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nortel
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat