Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 161 120
Rank change year-on-year -34 -41 +27
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 164 215 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.37% 1.72% 2.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.57% 6.11% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 142 211 290
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -1.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £31,925
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £62,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +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 3,585 3,516 4,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.91% 28.13% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,863 2,758 3,491
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,950 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.39% +1.03% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 -18 84 £51,250 +13.89% 11
Bedfordshire 0 28 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Cambridgeshire -28 27 £45,000 -2.17% 2
Essex +11 14 £52,500 -8.70% 1
Suffolk +11 10 £43,750 +20.69%
Norfolk +17 2 £34,000 -15.00% 1
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 164 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 145 (88.41%) Cisco
3 80 (48.78%) Firewall
4 71 (43.29%) LAN
5 69 (42.07%) WAN
6 64 (39.02%) CCNA
6 64 (39.02%) Cisco ASA
7 57 (34.76%) CheckPoint
8 52 (31.71%) Data Centre
9 48 (29.27%) Juniper
10 45 (27.44%) Network Security
11 44 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
12 41 (25.00%) BGP
13 37 (22.56%) OSPF
14 33 (20.12%) F5
15 32 (19.51%) ITIL
16 30 (18.29%) DNS
16 30 (18.29%) Wireless
17 28 (17.07%) VMware
17 28 (17.07%) VPN
17 28 (17.07%) Palo Alto
18 27 (16.46%) Cisco IOS
19 26 (15.85%) Network Management
20 25 (15.24%) Citrix
21 24 (14.63%) Windows
21 24 (14.63%) Security Cleared
21 24 (14.63%) Security Architecture
22 23 (14.02%) SC Cleared
22 23 (14.02%) Load Balancing
23 20 (12.20%) VoIP

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 11 (6.71%) Skype for Business
2 5 (3.05%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.66%) Akamai
2 6 (3.66%) Office 365
3 3 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 80 (48.78%) Firewall
2 71 (43.29%) LAN
3 69 (42.07%) WAN
4 64 (39.02%) Cisco ASA
5 45 (27.44%) Network Security
6 44 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 41 (25.00%) BGP
8 37 (22.56%) OSPF
9 30 (18.29%) DNS
9 30 (18.29%) Wireless
10 28 (17.07%) VPN
11 27 (16.46%) Cisco IOS
12 20 (12.20%) Internet
12 20 (12.20%) VoIP
13 19 (11.59%) DHCP
13 19 (11.59%) VLAN
14 18 (10.98%) MPLS
15 17 (10.37%) EIGRP
16 15 (9.15%) NetScaler
16 15 (9.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (6.71%) Finance
2 6 (3.66%) Electronics
3 5 (3.05%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (28.66%) Network Engineer
2 30 (18.29%) Consultant
3 27 (16.46%) Cisco Consultant
4 23 (14.02%) Cisco Engineer
5 20 (12.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 17 (10.37%) 3rd Line Support
6 17 (10.37%) Support Engineer
7 16 (9.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 16 (9.76%) Cisco Security Consultant
7 16 (9.76%) IT Manager
7 16 (9.76%) Security Consultant
8 15 (9.15%) Architect
8 15 (9.15%) Network Consultant
9 14 (8.54%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 14 (8.54%) Network Security Consultant
9 14 (8.54%) Network Support
10 12 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (7.32%) Network Architect
10 12 (7.32%) Network Manager
11 9 (5.49%) Unified Communications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.66%) 802.1X
1 6 (3.66%) HTML
1 6 (3.66%) Web Services
1 6 (3.66%) XML
1 6 (3.66%) XMPP
2 1 (0.61%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 52 (31.71%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.27%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (3.66%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.05%) Fintech
5 5 (3.05%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.83%) PKI
7 2 (1.22%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (1.22%) Digital TV
7 2 (1.22%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.22%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.61%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.63%) Windows
2 16 (9.76%) Linux
3 14 (8.54%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.66%) Unix
4 6 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (19.51%) ITIL
2 26 (15.85%) Network Management
3 24 (14.63%) Security Architecture
4 23 (14.02%) Load Balancing
5 17 (10.37%) Network Design
6 16 (9.76%) Presales
7 15 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (8.54%) Mentoring
8 14 (8.54%) Service Delivery
9 12 (7.32%) Line Management
10 11 (6.71%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (6.71%) Network Architecture
10 11 (6.71%) Security Operations
11 10 (6.10%) SIEM
12 9 (5.49%) Data Loss Prevention
12 9 (5.49%) Event Correlation
12 9 (5.49%) Fault Management
12 9 (5.49%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (5.49%) Service Design
12 9 (5.49%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.27%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.05%) Python
3 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 164 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (39.02%) CCNA
3 24 (14.63%) Security Cleared
4 23 (14.02%) SC Cleared
5 20 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (11.59%) MCSE
7 17 (10.37%) CCIE
8 15 (9.15%) CCDP
8 15 (9.15%) CCSE
9 12 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (6.71%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (6.71%) RHCE
11 10 (6.10%) CCSA
11 10 (6.10%) CISSP
11 10 (6.10%) SANS
12 9 (5.49%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 9 (5.49%) CCIE Security
12 9 (5.49%) GCWN
12 9 (5.49%) ISSAP
12 9 (5.49%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.37%) PMO
2 14 (8.54%) SLA
3 2 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (8.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.05%) VMware NSX
4 3 (1.83%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (7.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (5.49%) Cisco UCCE
2 9 (5.49%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (4.27%) Cacti
4 5 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.05%) Puppet
4 5 (3.05%) vCenter Server
4 5 (3.05%) vRealize
5 4 (2.44%) TrustSec
6 3 (1.83%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.22%) RSA Security Analytics
7 2 (1.22%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.22%) Stealthwatch
8 1 (0.61%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 145 (88.41%) Cisco
2 57 (34.76%) CheckPoint
3 48 (29.27%) Juniper
4 33 (20.12%) F5
5 28 (17.07%) Palo Alto
5 28 (17.07%) VMware
6 25 (15.24%) Citrix
7 18 (10.98%) Blue Coat
8 15 (9.15%) Aruba
8 15 (9.15%) Microsoft
9 14 (8.54%) Meraki
10 13 (7.93%) Red Hat
11 8 (4.88%) Fortinet
12 7 (4.27%) Sourcefire
13 6 (3.66%) Arista
13 6 (3.66%) Riverbed
14 5 (3.05%) Brocade
14 5 (3.05%) HP
14 5 (3.05%) Tufin
15 4 (2.44%) Remedy