Period
to 26 July 2021

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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 159 127 146
Rank change year-on-year -32 +19 +82
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 49 56 145
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.04% 1.74% 1.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.71% 6.52% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26 46 131
10th Percentile £34,375 £42,500 £28,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £48,125 £35,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +15.79% +3.14%
75th Percentile £78,438 £59,688 £62,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £70,625 £65,000
England median annual salary £53,250 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.18% +10.00% -

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 1,321 859 2,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.97% 26.76% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 588 612 1,570
10th Percentile £29,675 £27,500 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,428 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £49,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.50% +10.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 26 July 2021.

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 26 July 2021. 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 -9 29 £77,500 +40.91% 2
Cambridgeshire -31 21 £46,250 -15.91%
Bedfordshire -21 1 - -
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (89.80%) Cisco
3 24 (48.98%) SC Cleared
3 24 (48.98%) Security Cleared
4 23 (46.94%) Firewall
5 21 (42.86%) CCNA
6 18 (36.73%) Network Design
6 18 (36.73%) Data Centre
7 17 (34.69%) Information Security
8 15 (30.61%) Aerospace
8 15 (30.61%) Validation
8 15 (30.61%) Military
8 15 (30.61%) Project Management
8 15 (30.61%) Cryptography
8 15 (30.61%) Information Management
8 15 (30.61%) DV Cleared
9 14 (28.57%) OSPF
9 14 (28.57%) BGP
9 14 (28.57%) Social Skills
10 12 (24.49%) WAN
11 9 (18.37%) ITIL
11 9 (18.37%) MPLS
12 8 (16.33%) CCDP
12 8 (16.33%) Change Management
12 8 (16.33%) IPsec
12 8 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (16.33%) Cisco Firepower
13 7 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
13 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
13 7 (14.29%) LAN

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Azure
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.94%) Firewall
2 14 (28.57%) BGP
2 14 (28.57%) OSPF
3 12 (24.49%) WAN
4 9 (18.37%) MPLS
5 8 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (16.33%) Cisco Firepower
5 8 (16.33%) IPsec
6 7 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
6 7 (14.29%) LAN
7 6 (12.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (12.24%) EIGRP
8 5 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (8.16%) DMZ
9 4 (8.16%) SD-WAN
10 3 (6.12%) Internet
10 3 (6.12%) Network Security
10 3 (6.12%) SNMP
10 3 (6.12%) Software-Defined Networking
10 3 (6.12%) VPN
General
1 15 (30.61%) Aerospace
1 15 (30.61%) Military
2 14 (28.57%) Social Skills
3 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.12%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Network Engineer
2 15 (30.61%) Network Operations Specialist
2 15 (30.61%) Network Specialist
3 8 (16.33%) Architect
4 7 (14.29%) IP Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Integration Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Network Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) WAN Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Engineering Manager
8 1 (2.04%) IT Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Presales Network Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (8.16%) Public Cloud
3 3 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Network Design
2 17 (34.69%) Information Security
3 15 (30.61%) Cryptography
3 15 (30.61%) Information Management
3 15 (30.61%) Project Management
3 15 (30.61%) Validation
4 9 (18.37%) ITIL
5 8 (16.33%) Change Management
6 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.16%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.16%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) WAN Optimisation
9 2 (4.08%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (4.08%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (4.08%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) Security Operations
9 2 (4.08%) SIEM
9 2 (4.08%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) Python
1 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (48.98%) SC Cleared
2 24 (48.98%) Security Cleared
3 21 (42.86%) CCNA
4 15 (30.61%) DV Cleared
5 8 (16.33%) CCDP
6 4 (8.16%) Degree
6 4 (8.16%) HNC
6 4 (8.16%) HND
6 4 (8.16%) JNCIA
7 3 (6.12%) CCIE
7 3 (6.12%) JNCIS
8 2 (4.08%) CEH
8 2 (4.08%) CISSP
8 2 (4.08%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (4.08%) MCSA
8 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) GDPR
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Nessus
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 44 (89.80%) Cisco
2 7 (14.29%) Juniper
3 5 (10.20%) Palo Alto
4 4 (8.16%) Fortinet
5 3 (6.12%) Citrix
5 3 (6.12%) Sophos
6 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.08%) Rapid7
7 1 (2.04%) Aruba
7 1 (2.04%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.04%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Huawei
7 1 (2.04%) Zeacom