Period
to 21 April 2018

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 2018 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 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 178 113
Rank change year-on-year -44 -65 +60
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 159 201 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.23% 1.63% 2.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.34% 5.62% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 128 171 330
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -2.08% +6.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £31,177
90th Percentile £66,625 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +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 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 3,660 3,578 4,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.32% 29.04% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,820 2,725 3,359
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% -3.23% +3.33%

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 2018.

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 2018. 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 -13 92 £54,250 +27.65% 5
Cambridgeshire -40 36 £45,000 -3.23% 2
Bedfordshire -17 13 £46,056 -23.24%
Essex 0 11 £53,750 -6.52%
Suffolk +10 7 £42,500 +4.94%
Norfolk +13 1 £34,000 +4.62%
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 145 (91.19%) Cisco
3 81 (50.94%) Firewall
4 76 (47.80%) CCNA
5 66 (41.51%) WAN
6 55 (34.59%) LAN
7 52 (32.70%) Juniper
8 51 (32.08%) Network Security
8 51 (32.08%) Cisco ASA
9 48 (30.19%) VMware
10 41 (25.79%) CheckPoint
11 40 (25.16%) Data Centre
11 40 (25.16%) Palo Alto
12 34 (21.38%) VPN
13 32 (20.13%) CCIE
13 32 (20.13%) Windows
14 30 (18.87%) Wireless
14 30 (18.87%) Security Architecture
15 29 (18.24%) MPLS
16 28 (17.61%) DNS
17 27 (16.98%) Microsoft
17 27 (16.98%) Citrix
17 27 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
17 27 (16.98%) BGP
17 27 (16.98%) Cisco IOS
17 27 (16.98%) F5
18 26 (16.35%) Cisco Nexus
18 26 (16.35%) Internet
18 26 (16.35%) MCSE
19 25 (15.72%) Problem-Solving

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 6 (3.77%) Skype for Business
2 4 (2.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (5.03%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.03%) Akamai
2 8 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.14%) Office 365
4 1 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 81 (50.94%) Firewall
2 66 (41.51%) WAN
3 55 (34.59%) LAN
4 51 (32.08%) Cisco ASA
4 51 (32.08%) Network Security
5 34 (21.38%) VPN
6 30 (18.87%) Wireless
7 29 (18.24%) MPLS
8 28 (17.61%) DNS
9 27 (16.98%) BGP
9 27 (16.98%) Cisco IOS
10 26 (16.35%) Cisco Nexus
10 26 (16.35%) Internet
11 22 (13.84%) OSPF
12 21 (13.21%) VLAN
13 19 (11.95%) DHCP
14 18 (11.32%) VoIP
14 18 (11.32%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (10.69%) Cisco Firepower
16 16 (10.06%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (5.03%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (11.32%) Finance
2 11 (6.92%) Retail
3 6 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.14%) Electronics
5 2 (1.26%) Military
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (25.16%) Network Engineer
2 22 (13.84%) Consultant
3 20 (12.58%) Architect
3 20 (12.58%) Cisco Consultant
4 16 (10.06%) Analyst
5 15 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (9.43%) Security Consultant
5 15 (9.43%) Senior Network Engineer
6 14 (8.81%) Cisco Engineer
6 14 (8.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 14 (8.81%) Cisco Security Consultant
7 13 (8.18%) Network Architect
8 11 (6.92%) Network Consultant
8 11 (6.92%) Network Security Consultant
9 10 (6.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 9 (5.66%) IT Manager
10 9 (5.66%) Security Analyst
11 8 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (5.03%) NOC Engineer
11 8 (5.03%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.92%) 802.1X
2 8 (5.03%) HTML
2 8 (5.03%) Web Services
2 8 (5.03%) XML
3 5 (3.14%) XMPP
4 3 (1.89%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.16%) Data Centre
2 17 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (10.06%) Management Information System
4 12 (7.55%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (6.29%) Security Operations Centre
6 9 (5.66%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 5 (3.14%) Digital TV
7 5 (3.14%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.14%) Public Cloud
7 5 (3.14%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.52%) Fintech
9 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.26%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.13%) Windows
2 24 (15.09%) Linux
3 17 (10.69%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.66%) Unix
5 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.87%) Security Architecture
2 25 (15.72%) Problem-Solving
3 23 (14.47%) ITIL
4 19 (11.95%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (11.95%) Data Loss Prevention
4 19 (11.95%) Event Correlation
4 19 (11.95%) Load Balancing
4 19 (11.95%) Network Management
4 19 (11.95%) Security Operations
4 19 (11.95%) SIEM
5 16 (10.06%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (8.81%) Mentoring
7 13 (8.18%) Computer Security
8 12 (7.55%) Change Control
8 12 (7.55%) Network Design
9 11 (6.92%) Risk Management
9 11 (6.92%) Security Management
10 10 (6.29%) Information Security
10 10 (6.29%) The Twelve-Factor App
10 10 (6.29%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.18%) PowerShell
2 10 (6.29%) Python
3 3 (1.89%) VBScript
4 1 (0.63%) C
4 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 159 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (47.80%) CCNA
3 32 (20.13%) CCIE
4 27 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (16.35%) MCSE
6 24 (15.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (13.84%) RHCE
8 19 (11.95%) CCSP
8 19 (11.95%) CISSP
9 18 (11.32%) SSCP
10 17 (10.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 17 (10.69%) CSSLP
10 17 (10.69%) GCWN
10 17 (10.69%) ISSAP
10 17 (10.69%) ISSEP
10 17 (10.69%) RHCA
10 17 (10.69%) SANS
11 15 (9.43%) CCIE Security
11 15 (9.43%) VCAP
11 15 (9.43%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.43%) PMO
1 15 (9.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (10.06%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.92%) Hyper-V
4 8 (5.03%) VMware NSX
5 3 (1.89%) vSphere
6 2 (1.26%) XenApp
7 1 (0.63%) KVM
7 1 (0.63%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (5.66%) RSA Security Analytics
2 8 (5.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (5.03%) Puppet
2 8 (5.03%) vCenter Server
2 8 (5.03%) vRealize
3 6 (3.77%) Cisco UCCE
3 6 (3.77%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.89%) SCCM
5 1 (0.63%) Cacti
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 145 (91.19%) Cisco
2 52 (32.70%) Juniper
3 48 (30.19%) VMware
4 41 (25.79%) CheckPoint
5 40 (25.16%) Palo Alto
6 27 (16.98%) Citrix
6 27 (16.98%) F5
6 27 (16.98%) Microsoft
7 22 (13.84%) Red Hat
8 17 (10.69%) Aruba
9 14 (8.81%) Fortinet
10 12 (7.55%) Blue Coat
11 10 (6.29%) Meraki
11 10 (6.29%) Riverbed
12 9 (5.66%) Arista
12 9 (5.66%) Splunk
12 9 (5.66%) Symantec
13 8 (5.03%) Zscaler
14 7 (4.40%) Brocade
14 7 (4.40%) Tufin