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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 156 120
Rank change year-on-year +20 -36  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 96 118 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.87% 1.65% 2.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.51% 6.59% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 83 102 187
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1279 1790 2690
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.95% 25.07% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 1601 2259
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in the City of London

CCNP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 179 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 165 (92.18%) Cisco
3 125 (69.83%) Firewall
4 84 (46.93%) VPN
5 75 (41.90%) Cisco ASA
6 60 (33.52%) Juniper
7 55 (30.73%) Wireless
8 54 (30.17%) Network Security
9 52 (29.05%) CCNA
10 51 (28.49%) Palo Alto
11 50 (27.93%) Finance
12 46 (25.70%) CheckPoint
13 44 (24.58%) Linux
14 43 (24.02%) Data Centre
15 42 (23.46%) BGP
16 41 (22.91%) Windows
17 38 (21.23%) OSPF
18 35 (19.55%) MPLS
19 33 (18.44%) DNS
19 33 (18.44%) Microsoft
20 31 (17.32%) VMware
21 30 (16.76%) Fortinet
21 30 (16.76%) Cisco Wireless
21 30 (16.76%) F5
21 30 (16.76%) Cisco CUCM
22 28 (15.64%) WAN
23 26 (14.53%) DHCP
23 26 (14.53%) Degree
23 26 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
24 25 (13.97%) ITIL

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 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.12%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) MS Office
2 2 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.91%) Office 365
3 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 125 (69.83%) Firewall
2 84 (46.93%) VPN
3 75 (41.90%) Cisco ASA
4 55 (30.73%) Wireless
5 54 (30.17%) Network Security
6 42 (23.46%) BGP
7 38 (21.23%) OSPF
8 35 (19.55%) MPLS
9 33 (18.44%) DNS
10 30 (16.76%) Cisco Wireless
11 28 (15.64%) WAN
12 26 (14.53%) DHCP
13 24 (13.41%) Cisco ISE
14 23 (12.85%) Cisco Nexus
14 23 (12.85%) TCP/IP
15 22 (12.29%) LAN
16 18 (10.06%) VoIP
17 16 (8.94%) SSL
18 15 (8.38%) Spanning Tree
18 15 (8.38%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.68%) QlikView
1 3 (1.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 50 (27.93%) Finance
2 13 (7.26%) Legal
3 12 (6.70%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.47%) Banking
4 8 (4.47%) Publishing
5 6 (3.35%) Marketing
6 2 (1.12%) Law
6 2 (1.12%) Local Government
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 107 (59.78%) Network Engineer
2 46 (25.70%) Cisco Engineer
3 44 (24.58%) Security Engineer
4 33 (18.44%) Senior Network Engineer
5 27 (15.08%) Network Security Engineer
5 27 (15.08%) Support Engineer
6 23 (12.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 18 (10.06%) Cisco Support
7 18 (10.06%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 16 (8.94%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 13 (7.26%) Analyst
9 13 (7.26%) Firewall Engineer
9 13 (7.26%) Juniper Engineer
9 13 (7.26%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 13 (7.26%) Senior Security Engineer
10 12 (6.70%) Security Support Engineer
10 12 (6.70%) Voice Engineer
11 10 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (5.59%) Unified Communications Engineer
12 9 (5.03%) Cisco Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.70%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.68%) XMPP
3 1 (0.56%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 43 (24.02%) Data Centre
2 17 (9.50%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.38%) Virtual Team
4 13 (7.26%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.47%) PKI
7 5 (2.79%) Equities
8 4 (2.23%) Clustering
8 4 (2.23%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.23%) FlexPod
8 4 (2.23%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.68%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.68%) User Experience
10 2 (1.12%) Eurex
10 2 (1.12%) Fintech
11 1 (0.56%) Cyber Attack
11 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.56%) Life Science
11 1 (0.56%) Replication
11 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 44 (24.58%) Linux
2 41 (22.91%) Windows
3 25 (13.97%) Windows Server
4 16 (8.94%) Ubuntu
5 14 (7.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (6.70%) CentOS
7 9 (5.03%) Unix
7 9 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.35%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.23%) Debian
10 3 (1.68%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.68%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.12%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (13.97%) ITIL
2 11 (6.15%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (5.59%) Capacity Management
3 10 (5.59%) Network Management
4 9 (5.03%) Business Continuity
4 9 (5.03%) Mentoring
4 9 (5.03%) Project Management
4 9 (5.03%) Validation
5 8 (4.47%) Change Management
5 8 (4.47%) Logistics
5 8 (4.47%) Network Design
5 8 (4.47%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (4.47%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (3.91%) ITIL V3
6 7 (3.91%) Load Balancing
6 7 (3.91%) Security Monitoring
6 7 (3.91%) SIEM
6 7 (3.91%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (3.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (3.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.15%) PowerShell
2 9 (5.03%) Python
3 5 (2.79%) VBScript
4 3 (1.68%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.12%) SQL
5 2 (1.12%) VB
6 1 (0.56%) Perl
6 1 (0.56%) PHP
6 1 (0.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 179 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (29.05%) CCNA
3 26 (14.53%) Degree
4 16 (8.94%) JNCIA
5 13 (7.26%) JNCIS
6 12 (6.70%) CCDP
6 12 (6.70%) CCIE
7 9 (5.03%) CCSP
7 9 (5.03%) CESG Certified Professional
8 8 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (3.91%) CCNP Voice
9 7 (3.91%) CCSE
9 7 (3.91%) MCSE
10 5 (2.79%) CCVP
10 5 (2.79%) MCSA
10 5 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (2.23%) CISSP
11 4 (2.23%) JNCIP
11 4 (2.23%) Linux+ Certification
11 4 (2.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.82%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.79%) SLA
4 2 (1.12%) QA
5 1 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.94%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.59%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.91%) Snort
5 5 (2.79%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.68%) vSphere
7 2 (1.12%) Firmware
7 2 (1.12%) KVM
8 1 (0.56%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.56%) XenApp
8 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (16.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (8.38%) FortiGate
3 9 (5.03%) Cisco UCCX
4 8 (4.47%) Cisco UCCE
5 7 (3.91%) OSSEC
6 5 (2.79%) Nagios
6 5 (2.79%) SCCM
7 3 (1.68%) SCOM
8 2 (1.12%) Ansible
9 1 (0.56%) Cacti
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.56%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 165 (92.18%) Cisco
2 60 (33.52%) Juniper
3 51 (28.49%) Palo Alto
4 46 (25.70%) CheckPoint
5 33 (18.44%) Microsoft
6 31 (17.32%) VMware
7 30 (16.76%) F5
7 30 (16.76%) Fortinet
8 21 (11.73%) Red Hat
9 19 (10.61%) Citrix
10 16 (8.94%) Aruba
11 14 (7.82%) Avaya
11 14 (7.82%) SonicWALL
12 12 (6.70%) HP
12 12 (6.70%) SolarWinds
13 11 (6.15%) Extreme Networks
13 11 (6.15%) Sourcefire
13 11 (6.15%) WatchGuard
14 10 (5.59%) Riverbed
15 8 (4.47%) Intel Security
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000k+ & comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago