Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 196 172 252
Rank change year-on-year -24 +80 -86
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 102 175 96
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.18% 1.69% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.28% 8.17% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 106 171 84
Median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £43,400
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £74,625
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +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 1,625 2,142 2,471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.73% 20.71% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,421 1,836 2,201
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +3.60%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CCNP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing CCNP in the City of London over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Salary histogram for CCNP in the City of London

CCNP
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the City of London region over the 6 months to 6 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 2 £58,750 -
CCNP
Central London

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (72.55%) Cisco
3 65 (63.73%) Firewall
4 52 (50.98%) BGP
5 50 (49.02%) OSPF
6 45 (44.12%) TCP/IP
7 43 (42.16%) Juniper
8 34 (33.33%) Wireless
9 33 (32.35%) MPLS
9 33 (32.35%) LAN
9 33 (32.35%) Network Security
10 32 (31.37%) Palo Alto
10 32 (31.37%) WAN
11 30 (29.41%) Finance
12 28 (27.45%) VLAN
12 28 (27.45%) CCNA
13 27 (26.47%) Data Centre
13 27 (26.47%) Load Balancing
13 27 (26.47%) F5
14 24 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
15 23 (22.55%) CCIE
15 23 (22.55%) VoIP
15 23 (22.55%) HP
16 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
17 21 (20.59%) Ethernet
18 20 (19.61%) Network Design
19 19 (18.63%) JNCIA
19 19 (18.63%) CheckPoint
20 18 (17.65%) Internet
20 18 (17.65%) VPN

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 1 (0.98%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (14.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.73%) Azure
2 9 (8.82%) AWS
3 5 (4.90%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 2 (1.96%) Office 365
5 1 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 65 (63.73%) Firewall
2 52 (50.98%) BGP
3 50 (49.02%) OSPF
4 45 (44.12%) TCP/IP
5 34 (33.33%) Wireless
6 33 (32.35%) LAN
6 33 (32.35%) MPLS
6 33 (32.35%) Network Security
7 32 (31.37%) WAN
8 28 (27.45%) VLAN
9 24 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
10 23 (22.55%) VoIP
11 21 (20.59%) Ethernet
12 18 (17.65%) Internet
12 18 (17.65%) VPN
13 17 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (16.67%) GPON
13 17 (16.67%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
14 15 (14.71%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (29.41%) Finance
2 11 (10.78%) Banking
2 11 (10.78%) Financial Institution
3 9 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.92%) Advertising
5 3 (2.94%) Law
5 3 (2.94%) Marketing
5 3 (2.94%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (76.47%) Network Engineer
2 44 (43.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (9.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (8.82%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Analyst
6 6 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Architect
7 5 (4.90%) Lead Network Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Network Architect
8 4 (3.92%) Consultant
8 4 (3.92%) Network Analyst
8 4 (3.92%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Support Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (2.94%) Network Support
9 3 (2.94%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) NOC Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Security Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Services Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (2.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.47%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.96%) User Experience
4 1 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.98%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.82%) Linux
2 8 (7.84%) Windows
3 4 (3.92%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.47%) Load Balancing
2 20 (19.61%) Network Design
3 18 (17.65%) ITIL
4 6 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (4.90%) Decision-Making
5 5 (4.90%) Information Security
5 5 (4.90%) Network Management
5 5 (4.90%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (4.90%) Open Source
6 4 (3.92%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (3.92%) Risk Management
6 4 (3.92%) Statistics
7 3 (2.94%) Critical Thinking
7 3 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (2.94%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.94%) Patch Management
7 3 (2.94%) Presales
7 3 (2.94%) Project Delivery
7 3 (2.94%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
1 2 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 102 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (27.45%) CCNA
3 23 (22.55%) CCIE
4 19 (18.63%) JNCIA
5 16 (15.69%) CCDP
6 15 (14.71%) CCDA
7 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (11.76%) MCSE
9 10 (9.80%) CCSA
9 10 (9.80%) CCSE
10 7 (6.86%) Degree
11 6 (5.88%) CISSP
12 5 (4.90%) CISM
12 5 (4.90%) JNCIP
13 3 (2.94%) CCVP
13 3 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
13 3 (2.94%) JNCIS
13 3 (2.94%) SANS
13 3 (2.94%) SC Cleared
13 3 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) GDPR
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.94%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.96%) Docker
3 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.98%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.98%) vSphere
4 1 (0.98%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.96%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.98%) SCOM
3 1 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.98%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 74 (72.55%) Cisco
2 43 (42.16%) Juniper
3 32 (31.37%) Palo Alto
4 27 (26.47%) F5
5 23 (22.55%) HP
6 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
7 19 (18.63%) CheckPoint
8 17 (16.67%) Huawei
9 13 (12.75%) Meraki
10 11 (10.78%) Aruba
11 9 (8.82%) SolarWinds
12 6 (5.88%) Symantec
13 4 (3.92%) VMware
14 3 (2.94%) Arista
14 3 (2.94%) Blue Coat
14 3 (2.94%) Citrix
14 3 (2.94%) Nokia
15 2 (1.96%) Fortinet
15 2 (1.96%) Infoblox
15 2 (1.96%) Riverbed