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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 129 164
Rank change year-on-year -12 +35  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 90 140 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.75% 2.22% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.11% 9.61% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 82 122 133
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £47,650 £41,680
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1266 1457 2542
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.60% 23.15% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1292 2178
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing CCNP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 168 (91.30%) Cisco
3 139 (75.54%) Firewall
4 73 (39.67%) Juniper
5 72 (39.13%) VPN
6 71 (38.59%) Cisco ASA
7 67 (36.41%) Palo Alto
8 66 (35.87%) Data Centre
9 62 (33.70%) Wireless
10 61 (33.15%) WAN
11 59 (32.07%) CCNA
12 57 (30.98%) Windows
12 57 (30.98%) Finance
13 56 (30.43%) CheckPoint
14 53 (28.80%) Network Security
15 51 (27.72%) BGP
16 50 (27.17%) Microsoft
17 48 (26.09%) Linux
18 47 (25.54%) LAN
18 47 (25.54%) DNS
18 47 (25.54%) Cisco Nexus
19 42 (22.83%) OSPF
20 41 (22.28%) F5
21 37 (20.11%) MPLS
21 37 (20.11%) DHCP
22 33 (17.93%) VMware
23 32 (17.39%) TCP/IP
23 32 (17.39%) CCIE
24 31 (16.85%) Cisco Wireless
25 30 (16.30%) Windows Server

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 6 (3.26%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.63%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.54%) IIS
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (5.43%) Office 365
2 5 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.09%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.54%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 139 (75.54%) Firewall
2 72 (39.13%) VPN
3 71 (38.59%) Cisco ASA
4 62 (33.70%) Wireless
5 61 (33.15%) WAN
6 53 (28.80%) Network Security
7 51 (27.72%) BGP
8 47 (25.54%) Cisco Nexus
8 47 (25.54%) DNS
8 47 (25.54%) LAN
9 42 (22.83%) OSPF
10 37 (20.11%) DHCP
10 37 (20.11%) MPLS
11 32 (17.39%) TCP/IP
12 31 (16.85%) Cisco Wireless
13 29 (15.76%) Cisco ISE
14 25 (13.59%) EIGRP
15 23 (12.50%) VoIP
16 21 (11.41%) Multicast
17 17 (9.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.63%) QlikView
3 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.54%) MySQL
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 57 (30.98%) Finance
2 11 (5.98%) Banking
3 10 (5.43%) Law
3 10 (5.43%) Legal
3 10 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.35%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.63%) Publishing
6 2 (1.09%) Marketing
7 1 (0.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 110 (59.78%) Network Engineer
2 46 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 40 (21.74%) Security Engineer
4 39 (21.20%) Cisco Engineer
5 28 (15.22%) Network Security Engineer
6 27 (14.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 18 (9.78%) Analyst
7 18 (9.78%) Support Engineer
8 14 (7.61%) Firewall Engineer
9 11 (5.98%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 11 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (5.98%) Security Analyst
10 10 (5.43%) Firewall Analyst
10 10 (5.43%) IT Analyst
10 10 (5.43%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 10 (5.43%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 9 (4.89%) Architect
12 8 (4.35%) Cisco Support
12 8 (4.35%) Cisco Support Engineer
12 8 (4.35%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.72%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.17%) CSS
3 2 (1.09%) LAMP
3 2 (1.09%) XMPP
4 1 (0.54%) FFmpeg
4 1 (0.54%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 66 (35.87%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.33%) Linux Command Line
3 14 (7.61%) PKI
4 13 (7.07%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.17%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.17%) FlexPod
6 4 (2.17%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.63%) Clustering
7 3 (1.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.63%) Eurex
8 2 (1.09%) User Experience
9 1 (0.54%) Fintech
9 1 (0.54%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.54%) Replication
9 1 (0.54%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (30.98%) Windows
2 48 (26.09%) Linux
3 30 (16.30%) Windows Server
4 23 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 21 (11.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (10.33%) CentOS
7 12 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (5.98%) Debian
9 9 (4.89%) Kali Linux
10 8 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (2.72%) Windows 7
12 4 (2.17%) Unix
13 2 (1.09%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (15.76%) ITIL
2 21 (11.41%) Load Balancing
2 21 (11.41%) Network Management
3 14 (7.61%) SIEM
3 14 (7.61%) Vulnerability Management
4 13 (7.07%) Capacity Management
4 13 (7.07%) Network Design
4 13 (7.07%) Validation
5 11 (5.98%) Change Management
5 11 (5.98%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 11 (5.98%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 10 (5.43%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (4.89%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (4.89%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.35%) Statistics
9 7 (3.80%) High Availability
9 7 (3.80%) Security Monitoring
9 7 (3.80%) WAN Optimisation
10 6 (3.26%) ITIL V3
10 6 (3.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.89%) PowerShell
2 7 (3.80%) Python
3 5 (2.72%) VBScript
4 2 (1.09%) SQL
5 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.54%) Java
5 1 (0.54%) PHP
5 1 (0.54%) Ruby
5 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 184 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (32.07%) CCNA
3 32 (17.39%) CCIE
4 20 (10.87%) JNCIA
5 19 (10.33%) Degree
6 17 (9.24%) CCDP
7 16 (8.70%) CCSP
8 14 (7.61%) CESG Certified Professional
9 13 (7.07%) JNCIS
10 12 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
11 9 (4.89%) CCSA
12 8 (4.35%) CCVP
12 8 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (3.80%) CCNP Voice
13 7 (3.80%) CCSE
13 7 (3.80%) JNCIP
13 7 (3.80%) MCSE
14 6 (3.26%) CCDA
14 6 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (2.72%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.24%) PCI DSS
2 14 (7.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.63%) SLA
4 2 (1.09%) QA
5 1 (0.54%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (9.78%) Active Directory
3 15 (8.15%) Snort
4 8 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.26%) pfSense
6 4 (2.17%) ProxySG
6 4 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.09%) vSphere
8 1 (0.54%) Firmware
8 1 (0.54%) KVM
8 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.54%) UAG
8 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.54%) Xen
8 1 (0.54%) XenApp
8 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (13.59%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (7.61%) OSSEC
3 12 (6.52%) FortiGate
4 7 (3.80%) SCCM
5 5 (2.72%) Nessus
5 5 (2.72%) QRadar
6 4 (2.17%) Cisco UCCE
7 3 (1.63%) Cacti
7 3 (1.63%) SCOM
8 2 (1.09%) Ansible
8 2 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.54%) HP NNM
9 1 (0.54%) Nagios
9 1 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.54%) TrustSec
9 1 (0.54%) WSUS
9 1 (0.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 168 (91.30%) Cisco
2 73 (39.67%) Juniper
3 67 (36.41%) Palo Alto
4 56 (30.43%) CheckPoint
5 50 (27.17%) Microsoft
6 41 (22.28%) F5
7 33 (17.93%) VMware
8 27 (14.67%) Red Hat
9 23 (12.50%) Citrix
9 23 (12.50%) SolarWinds
10 20 (10.87%) Fortinet
11 18 (9.78%) Sourcefire
12 17 (9.24%) Riverbed
13 16 (8.70%) McAfee
13 16 (8.70%) SonicWALL
14 15 (8.15%) Aruba
14 15 (8.15%) Avaya
15 14 (7.61%) Extreme Networks
15 14 (7.61%) LogRhythm
16 11 (5.98%) WatchGuard
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intec Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £65-75k + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Qube Global Software
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + 5-10% shift allowance
Posted: 9 days ago