Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 2019 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
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 179 240 165
Rank change year-on-year +61 -75 -9
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 166 103 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.63% 0.95% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.76% 4.15% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 163 89 167
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,500 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 2,140 2,484 2,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.97% 22.96% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,837 2,214 2,349
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £59,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.93% +7.27% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for CCNP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 166 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 150 (90.36%) Firewall
3 143 (86.14%) Cisco
4 109 (65.66%) CheckPoint
5 102 (61.45%) Network Security
6 87 (52.41%) Finance
7 70 (42.17%) CCIE
8 68 (40.96%) CCNA
8 68 (40.96%) WAN
9 62 (37.35%) Windows
10 59 (35.54%) VPN
11 53 (31.93%) Windows Server
12 49 (29.52%) MPLS
12 49 (29.52%) Law
12 49 (29.52%) F5
13 46 (27.71%) Cisco ASA
14 45 (27.11%) OSPF
14 45 (27.11%) Juniper
14 45 (27.11%) BGP
15 43 (25.90%) Cisco Nexus
16 41 (24.70%) Legal
17 40 (24.10%) NetScaler
18 38 (22.89%) LAN
18 38 (22.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 38 (22.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 38 (22.89%) Problem-Solving
19 37 (22.29%) Cisco IOS
20 35 (21.08%) VPLS
20 35 (21.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 34 (20.48%) NX-OS

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 3 (1.81%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (10.84%) Office 365
3 8 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.81%) IaaS
5 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.20%) SaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 150 (90.36%) Firewall
2 102 (61.45%) Network Security
3 68 (40.96%) WAN
4 59 (35.54%) VPN
5 49 (29.52%) MPLS
6 46 (27.71%) Cisco ASA
7 45 (27.11%) BGP
7 45 (27.11%) OSPF
8 43 (25.90%) Cisco Nexus
9 40 (24.10%) NetScaler
10 38 (22.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 38 (22.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 38 (22.89%) LAN
11 37 (22.29%) Cisco IOS
12 35 (21.08%) VPLS
13 34 (20.48%) NX-OS
14 19 (11.45%) Wireless
15 16 (9.64%) EIGRP
16 15 (9.04%) IPsec
17 14 (8.43%) DMVPN
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Hudson
General
1 87 (52.41%) Finance
2 49 (29.52%) Law
3 41 (24.70%) Legal
4 10 (6.02%) Advertising
5 7 (4.22%) Banking
6 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.81%) Marketing
8 1 (0.60%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 84 (50.60%) Network Engineer
2 44 (26.51%) Analyst
3 43 (25.90%) Security Analyst
4 39 (23.49%) Cisco Analyst
4 39 (23.49%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 39 (23.49%) IT Analyst
4 39 (23.49%) IT Security Analyst
5 37 (22.29%) Security Engineer
6 35 (21.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 33 (19.88%) Senior Network Engineer
8 30 (18.07%) Network Security Engineer
9 27 (16.27%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 26 (15.66%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
10 26 (15.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 26 (15.66%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 26 (15.66%) Senior Security Engineer
11 23 (13.86%) Network Analyst
12 22 (13.25%) Network Security Analyst
13 18 (10.84%) Cisco Network Analyst
14 12 (7.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.82%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.60%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.83%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.81%) Replication
4 2 (1.20%) Derivative
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.60%) SCADA
5 1 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 62 (37.35%) Windows
2 53 (31.93%) Windows Server
3 11 (6.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (6.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.01%) Linux
4 5 (3.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.89%) Problem-Solving
2 35 (21.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 23 (13.86%) Information Security
4 13 (7.83%) Network Design
4 13 (7.83%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (6.63%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (6.63%) ITIL
6 9 (5.42%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (5.42%) Load Balancing
6 9 (5.42%) SIEM
6 9 (5.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (4.82%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (4.22%) Network Management
9 6 (3.61%) Data Loss Prevention
9 6 (3.61%) Presales
9 6 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.41%) Change Control
10 4 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (2.41%) Due Diligence
10 4 (2.41%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.22%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.41%) Python
3 3 (1.81%) SQL
4 2 (1.20%) Perl
5 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.60%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 166 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (42.17%) CCIE
3 68 (40.96%) CCNA
4 27 (16.27%) CCIE Security
5 21 (12.65%) CEH
5 21 (12.65%) GIAC
5 21 (12.65%) GSEC
6 17 (10.24%) CISSP
7 11 (6.63%) Degree
7 11 (6.63%) MCSE
7 11 (6.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (6.02%) CESG Certified Professional
9 9 (5.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (4.22%) SSCP
10 7 (4.22%) VCP6
11 5 (3.01%) Security Cleared
12 4 (2.41%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 4 (2.41%) CISM
12 4 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
13 3 (1.81%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.65%) Cyber Essentials
1 21 (12.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.61%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) GDPR
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.22%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (4.22%) vSphere
2 7 (4.22%) XenDesktop
3 4 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.60%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (4.22%) SCCM
1 7 (4.22%) vCenter Server
2 6 (3.61%) CASB
2 6 (3.61%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (3.61%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (3.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (1.81%) Ansible
3 3 (1.81%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.81%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.20%) Nagios
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.60%) Nessus
Vendors
1 143 (86.14%) Cisco
2 109 (65.66%) CheckPoint
3 49 (29.52%) F5
4 45 (27.11%) Juniper
5 30 (18.07%) Palo Alto
6 27 (16.27%) Microsoft
7 17 (10.24%) VMware
8 8 (4.82%) Citrix
8 8 (4.82%) SolarWinds
9 7 (4.22%) Symantec
10 6 (3.61%) Forcepoint
10 6 (3.61%) McAfee
10 6 (3.61%) Qualys
10 6 (3.61%) Splunk
10 6 (3.61%) Trend Micro
10 6 (3.61%) Zscaler
11 5 (3.01%) Riverbed
12 3 (1.81%) Dell
12 3 (1.81%) Meraki
12 3 (1.81%) Ubiquiti