Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 183 192
Rank change year-on-year -51 +9 -32
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 86 170 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.84% 1.47% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.82% 6.48% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 74 156 245
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £81,138 £68,750 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 2254 2623 4109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.08% 22.75% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 2325 3536
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,450 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 86 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (91.86%) Cisco
3 57 (66.28%) Firewall
4 44 (51.16%) WAN
5 38 (44.19%) Palo Alto
6 37 (43.02%) Finance
7 36 (41.86%) CCIE
7 36 (41.86%) BGP
8 34 (39.53%) LAN
9 30 (34.88%) VPN
9 30 (34.88%) OSPF
9 30 (34.88%) Cisco ASA
10 29 (33.72%) CheckPoint
11 27 (31.40%) MPLS
12 26 (30.23%) Microsoft
13 25 (29.07%) Cisco IOS
13 25 (29.07%) Cisco Nexus
14 22 (25.58%) CCNA
14 22 (25.58%) Load Balancing
14 22 (25.58%) Network Security
15 20 (23.26%) Juniper
15 20 (23.26%) Data Centre
16 19 (22.09%) Wireless
16 19 (22.09%) F5
16 19 (22.09%) SolarWinds
17 18 (20.93%) DNS
18 17 (19.77%) ITIL
18 17 (19.77%) Network Design
18 17 (19.77%) Cisco CUCM
19 16 (18.60%) Unified Communications

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 5 (5.81%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.49%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.65%) SaaS
2 4 (4.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (66.28%) Firewall
2 44 (51.16%) WAN
3 36 (41.86%) BGP
4 34 (39.53%) LAN
5 30 (34.88%) Cisco ASA
5 30 (34.88%) OSPF
5 30 (34.88%) VPN
6 27 (31.40%) MPLS
7 25 (29.07%) Cisco IOS
7 25 (29.07%) Cisco Nexus
8 22 (25.58%) Network Security
9 19 (22.09%) Wireless
10 18 (20.93%) DNS
11 16 (18.60%) DHCP
11 16 (18.60%) Internet
11 16 (18.60%) Unified Communications
12 15 (17.44%) Multicast
13 14 (16.28%) EIGRP
13 14 (16.28%) IPsec
14 13 (15.12%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.16%) Big Data
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (43.02%) Finance
2 14 (16.28%) Banking
3 11 (12.79%) Law
4 9 (10.47%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.81%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.81%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.33%) Advertising
7 1 (1.16%) Electronics
7 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (60.47%) Network Engineer
2 24 (27.91%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (18.60%) Architect
4 13 (15.12%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (13.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Network Architect
7 7 (8.14%) Cisco Architect
7 7 (8.14%) Cisco Network Architect
8 6 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) IP Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) IP Network Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Network Operations Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Network Security Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) NOC Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Security Engineer
11 3 (3.49%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.79%) XMPP
2 7 (8.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Data Centre
2 15 (17.44%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.47%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (8.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.65%) DataPower
7 2 (2.33%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.33%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.16%) Fintech
8 1 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.16%) PKI
8 1 (1.16%) Replication
8 1 (1.16%) User Experience
8 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Windows
2 5 (5.81%) Linux
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.16%) CentOS
4 1 (1.16%) Debian
4 1 (1.16%) Kali Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.16%) Unix
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.58%) Load Balancing
2 17 (19.77%) ITIL
2 17 (19.77%) Network Design
3 13 (15.12%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (13.95%) Network Management
5 9 (10.47%) Change Management
6 7 (8.14%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (8.14%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (6.98%) ITIL V3
7 6 (6.98%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (5.81%) Statistics
9 4 (4.65%) DevOps
9 4 (4.65%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (4.65%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (4.65%) WAN Optimisation
10 3 (3.49%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.49%) High Availability
10 3 (3.49%) Mathematics
10 3 (3.49%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (3.49%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 86 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (41.86%) CCIE
3 22 (25.58%) CCNA
4 15 (17.44%) Degree
5 14 (16.28%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (11.63%) CCDA
6 10 (11.63%) CCSA
7 7 (8.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (6.98%) CCDP
8 6 (6.98%) CCVP
9 5 (5.81%) CCA
9 5 (5.81%) CCIE Collaboration
9 5 (5.81%) CCNP Voice
9 5 (5.81%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (4.65%) CISSP
10 4 (4.65%) JNCIA
11 3 (3.49%) JNCIP
11 3 (3.49%) MCSE
11 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (3.49%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.81%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.16%) pfSense
3 1 (1.16%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.16%) Snort
3 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.16%) vSphere
3 1 (1.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (19.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (5.81%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (5.81%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (4.65%) Cacti
4 2 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.16%) Nagios
5 1 (1.16%) Nessus
5 1 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.16%) OSSEC
5 1 (1.16%) QRadar
5 1 (1.16%) SCCM
5 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (91.86%) Cisco
2 38 (44.19%) Palo Alto
3 29 (33.72%) CheckPoint
4 26 (30.23%) Microsoft
5 20 (23.26%) Juniper
6 19 (22.09%) F5
6 19 (22.09%) SolarWinds
7 14 (16.28%) VMware
8 12 (13.95%) Meraki
9 11 (12.79%) Citrix
10 7 (8.14%) Avaya
11 6 (6.98%) Riverbed
12 5 (5.81%) Red Box
13 4 (4.65%) EMC
13 4 (4.65%) IBM
13 4 (4.65%) Nortel
13 4 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (4.65%) Tandberg
14 3 (3.49%) HP
14 3 (3.49%) Oracle