Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 170 222 180
Rank change year-on-year +52 -42 -67
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 129 159 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.54% 1.23% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.50% 4.25% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 97 128 171
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.38% -2.08%
10th Percentile £29,700 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £66,625 £67,500
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year +6.00% +3.63% -3.50%

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 2,346 3,745 3,621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.94% 28.98% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,626 2,873 2,757
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £46,056 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.29% +4.67% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £74,125 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -4.26%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire +71 57 £40,500 -10.00% 1
Hertfordshire +1 42 £47,500 -12.44% 2
Bedfordshire -10 16 £47,500 +3.14%
Essex +32 7 £50,000 -6.98% 1
Suffolk +22 7 £45,750 +7.65%
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (90.70%) Cisco
3 88 (68.22%) Firewall
4 80 (62.02%) CCNA
5 58 (44.96%) CheckPoint
6 56 (43.41%) Palo Alto
7 54 (41.86%) WAN
8 52 (40.31%) LAN
9 51 (39.53%) Network Security
10 41 (31.78%) TCP/IP
11 39 (30.23%) OSPF
12 38 (29.46%) Network Management
13 37 (28.68%) CCSA
14 35 (27.13%) Information Security
14 35 (27.13%) Wireshark
14 35 (27.13%) Problem-Solving
15 32 (24.81%) Wireless
16 31 (24.03%) Retail
17 30 (23.26%) Kalman Filter
17 30 (23.26%) Self-Motivation
18 29 (22.48%) Stealthwatch
19 28 (21.71%) Web Filtering
19 28 (21.71%) Data Centre
19 28 (21.71%) Wi-Fi
19 28 (21.71%) Symantec
20 27 (20.93%) CCIE
20 27 (20.93%) Juniper
20 27 (20.93%) Ethernet
20 27 (20.93%) SolarWinds
21 22 (17.05%) CCDP

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 (0.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.20%) Office 365
2 2 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.55%) IaaS
2 2 (1.55%) PaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 88 (68.22%) Firewall
2 54 (41.86%) WAN
3 52 (40.31%) LAN
4 51 (39.53%) Network Security
5 41 (31.78%) TCP/IP
6 39 (30.23%) OSPF
7 35 (27.13%) Wireshark
8 32 (24.81%) Wireless
9 28 (21.71%) Wi-Fi
10 27 (20.93%) Ethernet
11 21 (16.28%) Cisco ASA
12 20 (15.50%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (14.73%) Cisco Wireless
13 19 (14.73%) VPN
14 17 (13.18%) VoIP
15 15 (11.63%) Cisco Firepower
16 13 (10.08%) BGP
17 12 (9.30%) Cisco ISE
18 11 (8.53%) MPLS
19 9 (6.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 31 (24.03%) Retail
2 4 (3.10%) Finance
2 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.55%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (45.74%) Network Engineer
2 26 (20.16%) Analyst
3 25 (19.38%) Network Analyst
3 25 (19.38%) Security Engineer
4 23 (17.83%) Network Security Analyst
4 23 (17.83%) Security Analyst
5 20 (15.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 20 (15.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 17 (13.18%) Consultant
6 17 (13.18%) Network Consultant
7 16 (12.40%) Network Security Engineer
8 12 (9.30%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (8.53%) Cisco Consultant
9 11 (8.53%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 8 (6.20%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) Senior Security Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) Cisco Security Consultant
11 6 (4.65%) Network Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.26%) Self-Motivation
2 28 (21.71%) Data Centre
3 14 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.65%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.88%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 5 (3.88%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (3.10%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.55%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.78%) Blog
8 1 (0.78%) e-Health
8 1 (0.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.63%) Linux
2 8 (6.20%) Windows
3 6 (4.65%) Unix
4 3 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.46%) Network Management
2 35 (27.13%) Information Security
2 35 (27.13%) Problem-Solving
3 30 (23.26%) Kalman Filter
4 28 (21.71%) Web Filtering
5 22 (17.05%) ITIL
6 10 (7.75%) Incident Management
7 9 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (6.98%) Presales
8 8 (6.20%) Change Management
9 7 (5.43%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (5.43%) DNA
9 7 (5.43%) Security Operations
9 7 (5.43%) Service Design
9 7 (5.43%) SIEM
10 6 (4.65%) Change Control
10 6 (4.65%) Event Correlation
11 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
11 5 (3.88%) Reverse Engineering
11 5 (3.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.08%) Python
2 5 (3.88%) SQL
3 4 (3.10%) C
4 2 (1.55%) Perl
4 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 129 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (62.02%) CCNA
3 37 (28.68%) CCSA
4 27 (20.93%) CCIE
5 22 (17.05%) CCDP
6 21 (16.28%) SC Cleared
6 21 (16.28%) Security Cleared
7 10 (7.75%) MCSE
7 10 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (6.20%) CISSP
9 7 (5.43%) SSCP
10 6 (4.65%) CCDA
10 6 (4.65%) CCSE
10 6 (4.65%) CCSP
10 6 (4.65%) Degree
10 6 (4.65%) JNCIP
11 5 (3.88%) ISSAP
11 5 (3.88%) ISSEP
11 5 (3.88%) RHCA
11 5 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.85%) SLA
2 6 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.55%) GPG13
3 2 (1.55%) NIST 800
3 2 (1.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.78%) GDPR
4 1 (0.78%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.10%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.10%) VMware Server
3 3 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.78%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 29 (22.48%) Stealthwatch
2 6 (4.65%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (3.88%) RSA Security Analytics
4 4 (3.10%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.55%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.55%) EnCase
5 2 (1.55%) Nexpose
5 2 (1.55%) QRadar
6 1 (0.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 117 (90.70%) Cisco
2 58 (44.96%) CheckPoint
3 56 (43.41%) Palo Alto
4 28 (21.71%) Symantec
5 27 (20.93%) Juniper
5 27 (20.93%) SolarWinds
6 21 (16.28%) Fortinet
6 21 (16.28%) Huawei
7 18 (13.95%) F5
7 18 (13.95%) VMware
8 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
9 10 (7.75%) Meraki
10 8 (6.20%) Aruba
11 7 (5.43%) Splunk
12 6 (4.65%) BroadSoft
12 6 (4.65%) BT
12 6 (4.65%) IronPort
13 5 (3.88%) Red Hat
13 5 (3.88%) Sophos
13 5 (3.88%) Ubiquiti