The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 / Croydon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 44 40
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 3.72% 0.41% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.61% 2.00% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £51,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.42% +35.71%  
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 Croydon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 92 50 67
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 48.94% 20.33% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 67 45 59
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% +58.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,266 £46,750 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

CCNP
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP in Croydon.

Salary trend for CCNP in Croydon

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Croydon over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Croydon

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 Croydon region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco
3 10 (66.67%) VoIP
4 9 (60.00%) OSPF
4 9 (60.00%) Juniper
5 8 (53.33%) EIGRP
6 7 (46.67%) BGP
6 7 (46.67%) Firewall
7 6 (40.00%) CCNA
7 6 (40.00%) Network Security
8 5 (33.33%) WatchGuard
8 5 (33.33%) Network Design
8 5 (33.33%) Wireless
8 5 (33.33%) LAN
8 5 (33.33%) SonicWALL
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
8 5 (33.33%) WAN
8 5 (33.33%) VPN
8 5 (33.33%) NetScreen
9 4 (26.67%) HP
9 4 (26.67%) XMPP
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (20.00%) FabricPath
10 3 (20.00%) F5
10 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (20.00%) FortiGate
10 3 (20.00%) HAProxy

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) VoIP
2 9 (60.00%) OSPF
3 8 (53.33%) EIGRP
4 7 (46.67%) BGP
4 7 (46.67%) Firewall
5 6 (40.00%) Network Security
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (33.33%) LAN
6 5 (33.33%) NetScreen
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) WAN
6 5 (33.33%) Wireless
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (20.00%) FabricPath
8 3 (20.00%) MPLS
8 3 (20.00%) VPLS
9 2 (13.33%) DNS
9 2 (13.33%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Voice Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Voice Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Presales Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Field Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) XMPP
2 1 (6.67%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) CentOS
1 1 (6.67%) CoreOS
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Network Design
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) CCVP
4 2 (13.33%) CCDP
4 2 (13.33%) JNCIP
4 2 (13.33%) JNCIS
5 1 (6.67%) CCSA
5 1 (6.67%) CCSE
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) BIND 9
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
1 1 (6.67%) iptables
1 1 (6.67%) Kamailio
1 1 (6.67%) OpenSIPS
1 1 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (20.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Juniper
3 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 5 (33.33%) WatchGuard
4 4 (26.67%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) F5
5 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
5 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (6.67%) Meraki