Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 249 195
Rank change year-on-year +66 -54 -6
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 174 82 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.65% 0.79% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.00% 3.59% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 167 71 144
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £46,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £67,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,175 2,286 2,645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.58% 21.98% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,886 2,039 2,356
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £94,375 £92,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in the City of London

CCNP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for CCNP in the City of London

CCNP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 174 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 147 (84.48%) Cisco
3 132 (75.86%) Firewall
4 92 (52.87%) CheckPoint
5 87 (50.00%) Finance
6 77 (44.25%) CCIE
7 74 (42.53%) Network Security
8 66 (37.93%) WAN
9 62 (35.63%) F5
10 61 (35.06%) BGP
11 60 (34.48%) OSPF
12 49 (28.16%) MPLS
12 49 (28.16%) Cisco ASA
13 47 (27.01%) Microsoft
14 46 (26.44%) Law
15 45 (25.86%) CCNA
16 44 (25.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 42 (24.14%) Palo Alto
17 42 (24.14%) VPN
18 40 (22.99%) Windows
19 39 (22.41%) LAN
19 39 (22.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
20 38 (21.84%) Juniper
21 36 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
22 35 (20.11%) Windows Server
22 35 (20.11%) Legal
23 33 (18.97%) Banking
23 33 (18.97%) TCP/IP
23 33 (18.97%) Cisco IOS
24 32 (18.39%) Advertising

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 11 (6.32%) Skype for Business
2 5 (2.87%) IIS
3 2 (1.15%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.47%) Office 365
2 9 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.72%) IaaS
5 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.15%) SaaS
6 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 132 (75.86%) Firewall
2 74 (42.53%) Network Security
3 66 (37.93%) WAN
4 61 (35.06%) BGP
5 60 (34.48%) OSPF
6 49 (28.16%) Cisco ASA
6 49 (28.16%) MPLS
7 44 (25.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 42 (24.14%) VPN
9 39 (22.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 39 (22.41%) LAN
10 33 (18.97%) Cisco IOS
10 33 (18.97%) TCP/IP
11 32 (18.39%) Cisco Nexus
11 32 (18.39%) NX-OS
12 24 (13.79%) Wireless
13 23 (13.22%) NetScaler
13 23 (13.22%) VPLS
14 20 (11.49%) SNMP
15 19 (10.92%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (1.72%) Hudson
General
1 87 (50.00%) Finance
2 46 (26.44%) Law
3 35 (20.11%) Legal
4 33 (18.97%) Banking
5 32 (18.39%) Advertising
6 24 (13.79%) Telecoms
7 10 (5.75%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.72%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.57%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 90 (51.72%) Network Engineer
2 28 (16.09%) Analyst
2 28 (16.09%) Security Analyst
3 26 (14.94%) Cisco Analyst
3 26 (14.94%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 26 (14.94%) IT Analyst
3 26 (14.94%) IT Security Analyst
3 26 (14.94%) Security Engineer
4 25 (14.37%) Senior Network Engineer
5 21 (12.07%) Support Engineer
6 20 (11.49%) Cisco Engineer
7 16 (9.20%) Network Security Engineer
8 15 (8.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 12 (6.90%) Security Specialist
9 12 (6.90%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 12 (6.90%) Senior Security Engineer
10 11 (6.32%) Network Security Specialist
10 11 (6.32%) Network Specialist
11 10 (5.75%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 10 (5.75%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.09%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.87%) XMPP
3 2 (1.15%) Middleware
4 1 (0.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.52%) Data Centre
2 26 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.45%) Replication
4 4 (2.30%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.72%) Fintech
6 2 (1.15%) IVR
6 2 (1.15%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.57%) BYOD
7 1 (0.57%) CMDB
7 1 (0.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 40 (22.99%) Windows
2 35 (20.11%) Windows Server
3 20 (11.49%) Unix
4 3 (1.72%) Linux
5 2 (1.15%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
2 25 (14.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 24 (13.79%) Time Management
4 18 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 18 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
5 17 (9.77%) Due Diligence
5 17 (9.77%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (8.62%) Fund Management
6 15 (8.62%) Network Design
7 14 (8.05%) Load Balancing
8 12 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 9 (5.17%) Data Loss Prevention
9 9 (5.17%) SIEM
9 9 (5.17%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (4.02%) Decision-Making
11 6 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (3.45%) Hardware Maintenance
11 6 (3.45%) Server Virtualisation
11 6 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.45%) Python
2 5 (2.87%) PowerShell
2 5 (2.87%) SQL
3 2 (1.15%) Perl
4 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 174 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (44.25%) CCIE
3 45 (25.86%) CCNA
4 25 (14.37%) CEH
4 25 (14.37%) GIAC
5 23 (13.22%) Degree
5 23 (13.22%) GSEC
6 17 (9.77%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (8.05%) CISSP
7 14 (8.05%) MCSE
7 14 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (6.32%) CCSA
9 10 (5.75%) JNCIA
10 9 (5.17%) CCIE Security
10 9 (5.17%) JNCIS
10 9 (5.17%) SSCP
11 8 (4.60%) CCDA
11 8 (4.60%) CCSE
12 5 (2.87%) CCSP
12 5 (2.87%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.22%) Cyber Essentials
1 23 (13.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (14.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.57%) Firmware
3 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (5.17%) CASB
1 9 (5.17%) McAfee ePO
1 9 (5.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 9 (5.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (4.02%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.30%) Ansible
4 3 (1.72%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.72%) TrustSec
5 2 (1.15%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.57%) Nagios
6 1 (0.57%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 147 (84.48%) Cisco
2 92 (52.87%) CheckPoint
3 62 (35.63%) F5
4 47 (27.01%) Microsoft
5 42 (24.14%) Palo Alto
6 38 (21.84%) Juniper
7 11 (6.32%) Forcepoint
8 10 (5.75%) Symantec
9 9 (5.17%) Dell
9 9 (5.17%) McAfee
9 9 (5.17%) Splunk
9 9 (5.17%) Trend Micro
9 9 (5.17%) VMware
10 7 (4.02%) Aerohive Networks
10 7 (4.02%) SolarWinds
11 6 (3.45%) HP
12 5 (2.87%) Riverbed
13 3 (1.72%) Infoblox
13 3 (1.72%) Qualys
13 3 (1.72%) Ubiquiti