Period
to 7 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 7 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > East of England
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 169 183 207
Rank change year-on-year +14 +24 -40
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 78 125 163
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.41% 1.48% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.66% 5.24% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 70 97 158
Median annual salary £54,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.74% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £39,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +2.04%

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 East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,377 2,385 3,790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 24.86% 28.18% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 960 1,652 2,942
Median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% -2.17% +3.37%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in the East of England

CCNP
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CCNP in the East of England.

Salary trend for CCNP in the East of England

CCNP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing CCNP in the East of England over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Salary histogram for CCNP in the East of England

CCNP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 7 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
Hertfordshire +28 25 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Bedfordshire +23 16 £70,000 +47.37%
Essex +9 16 £54,000 -6.09% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 15 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Suffolk -1 4 £55,000 +20.22% 1
Norfolk - 2 £39,750 - 1
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 7 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 East of England region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 78 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (84.62%) Cisco
3 48 (61.54%) Firewall
4 38 (48.72%) CCNA
4 38 (48.72%) WAN
5 31 (39.74%) Palo Alto
6 28 (35.90%) LAN
7 26 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (29.49%) OSPF
8 23 (29.49%) BGP
9 20 (25.64%) MPLS
10 17 (21.79%) Meraki
11 15 (19.23%) CCIE
11 15 (19.23%) TCP/IP
11 15 (19.23%) VPN
12 14 (17.95%) Wireless
12 14 (17.95%) VMware
13 13 (16.67%) CheckPoint
13 13 (16.67%) EIGRP
13 13 (16.67%) ITIL
13 13 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
14 12 (15.38%) Data Centre
14 12 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (15.38%) IPsec
15 11 (14.10%) CCDP
16 10 (12.82%) Linux
16 10 (12.82%) Juniper
16 10 (12.82%) Network Design
17 9 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
17 9 (11.54%) SLA

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (1.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Azure
2 3 (3.85%) GCP
3 2 (2.56%) AWS
3 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.56%) Office 365
3 2 (2.56%) Stackdriver
4 1 (1.28%) Akamai
4 1 (1.28%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 48 (61.54%) Firewall
2 38 (48.72%) WAN
3 28 (35.90%) LAN
4 26 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (29.49%) BGP
5 23 (29.49%) OSPF
6 20 (25.64%) MPLS
7 15 (19.23%) TCP/IP
7 15 (19.23%) VPN
8 14 (17.95%) Wireless
9 13 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
9 13 (16.67%) EIGRP
10 12 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (15.38%) IPsec
11 9 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (10.26%) HSRP
12 8 (10.26%) Wireshark
13 7 (8.97%) Cisco Firepower
13 7 (8.97%) NX-OS
14 6 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 7 (8.97%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.41%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.56%) Local Government
5 1 (1.28%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 16 (20.51%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (17.95%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Network Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Consultant
6 6 (7.69%) Switch Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) Security Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Check Point Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) Cisco Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) Cisco Security Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) Network Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) NOC Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.28%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.28%) Apache NiFi
2 1 (1.28%) HTML
2 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Linux
2 5 (6.41%) Windows
3 4 (5.13%) Unix
4 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) ITIL
2 10 (12.82%) Network Design
3 7 (8.97%) Load Balancing
3 7 (8.97%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (7.69%) Change Management
4 6 (7.69%) Network Management
4 6 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (6.41%) B2B
5 5 (6.41%) DNA
5 5 (6.41%) Presales
6 4 (5.13%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Leadership
7 3 (3.85%) Predictive Analysis
7 3 (3.85%) Security Monitoring
8 2 (2.56%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.56%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (2.56%) DevOps
8 2 (2.56%) Information Security
8 2 (2.56%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) Python
2 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.28%) C
4 1 (1.28%) PHP
4 1 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (48.72%) CCNA
3 15 (19.23%) CCIE
4 11 (14.10%) CCDP
5 6 (7.69%) Degree
5 6 (7.69%) JNCIA
6 5 (6.41%) CCSA
6 5 (6.41%) CCSE
7 4 (5.13%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.28%) CCENT
9 1 (1.28%) CCIE Service Provider
9 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.28%) MCSE
9 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.97%) VMware NSX
2 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Grafana
1 3 (3.85%) Nagios
1 3 (3.85%) ZABBIX
2 2 (2.56%) Ansible
2 2 (2.56%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.28%) Fluentd
3 1 (1.28%) logstash
3 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.28%) Puppet
3 1 (1.28%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.28%) vRealize
Vendors
1 66 (84.62%) Cisco
2 31 (39.74%) Palo Alto
3 17 (21.79%) Meraki
4 14 (17.95%) VMware
5 13 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 10 (12.82%) Juniper
7 8 (10.26%) HP
7 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
8 7 (8.97%) F5
9 6 (7.69%) Fortinet
10 5 (6.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 5 (6.41%) Aruba
11 3 (3.85%) Google
11 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.85%) Splunk
12 2 (2.56%) Blue Coat
12 2 (2.56%) Citrix
12 2 (2.56%) Mellanox
12 2 (2.56%) Zscaler
13 1 (1.28%) Nimble Storage