Period
to 27 February 2021

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 27 February 2021 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
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 192 181 155
Rank change year-on-year -11 -26 +105
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 33 118 191
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.71% 1.31% 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.71% 7.12% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 34 118 185
Median annual salary £67,500 £66,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.89% +10.42% +4.35%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,125 £46,750
90th Percentile £97,875 £80,750 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%

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 890 1,657 2,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.11% 18.34% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 751 1,455 1,871
Median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +3.45%
10th Percentile £43,750 £30,780 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £68,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.80% +4.17% +4.35%

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 27 February 2021.

Salary histogram for CCNP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2021, 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (63.64%) Cisco
3 17 (51.52%) Firewall
4 13 (39.39%) OSPF
4 13 (39.39%) BGP
4 13 (39.39%) CCIE
4 13 (39.39%) WAN
4 13 (39.39%) Network Security
5 11 (33.33%) CCNA
5 11 (33.33%) LAN
6 9 (27.27%) VPN
6 9 (27.27%) MPLS
6 9 (27.27%) Wireless
6 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (27.27%) AWS
7 8 (24.24%) Multicast
7 8 (24.24%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (24.24%) Finance
7 8 (24.24%) Python
8 7 (21.21%) Linux
8 7 (21.21%) ITIL
8 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
8 7 (21.21%) DNA
8 7 (21.21%) VLAN
8 7 (21.21%) Ansible
8 7 (21.21%) Palo Alto
9 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 6 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (18.18%) SolarWinds

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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) AWS
2 6 (18.18%) Azure
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) Firewall
2 13 (39.39%) BGP
2 13 (39.39%) Network Security
2 13 (39.39%) OSPF
2 13 (39.39%) WAN
3 11 (33.33%) LAN
4 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (27.27%) MPLS
4 9 (27.27%) VPN
4 9 (27.27%) Wireless
5 8 (24.24%) Multicast
6 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
6 7 (21.21%) VLAN
7 6 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (18.18%) DHCP
7 6 (18.18%) DNS
8 5 (15.15%) Cisco Firepower
9 4 (12.12%) Internet
9 4 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (9.09%) Extranet
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Law
3 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.09%) Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
5 2 (6.06%) French Language
5 2 (6.06%) German Language
5 2 (6.06%) Italian Language
5 2 (6.06%) Marketing
5 2 (6.06%) Public Sector
5 2 (6.06%) Spanish Language
6 1 (3.03%) Electronics
6 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Consultant
2 8 (24.24%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Network Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Security Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Switch Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco Support
7 2 (6.06%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) 802.1X
2 2 (6.06%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.03%) JSON
3 1 (3.03%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) Replication
3 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Mac OS
2 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (21.21%) DNA
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
3 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (18.18%) Information Security
3 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (15.15%) Network Design
5 4 (12.12%) Change Control
5 4 (12.12%) Presales
6 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (9.09%) High Availability
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure as Code
6 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Network Management
6 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Python
2 3 (9.09%) PHP
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.09%) R
3 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (39.39%) CCIE
3 11 (33.33%) CCNA
4 6 (18.18%) CISSP
5 5 (15.15%) CISM
5 5 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (12.12%) CCSP
7 3 (9.09%) CCIE Security
7 3 (9.09%) CSSLP
7 3 (9.09%) Degree
7 3 (9.09%) OSCE
7 3 (9.09%) OSWP
7 3 (9.09%) SSCP
8 2 (6.06%) SANS
8 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
8 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
9 1 (3.03%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (3.03%) CCMSE
9 1 (3.03%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (3.03%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) GDPR
1 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (6.06%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (3.03%) NIST
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Ansible
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (9.09%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (9.09%) SCDPM
3 3 (9.09%) Terraform
4 1 (3.03%) Cacti
4 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.03%) Nagios
4 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Cisco
2 7 (21.21%) Palo Alto
3 6 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 5 (15.15%) Fortinet
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.15%) VMware
5 4 (12.12%) Meraki
6 3 (9.09%) Aruba
6 3 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (9.09%) ExtraHop
6 3 (9.09%) F5
6 3 (9.09%) HP
6 3 (9.09%) Juniper
6 3 (9.09%) Radianz
6 3 (9.09%) Synology
7 2 (6.06%) Arista
8 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.03%) Google
8 1 (3.03%) SAP