Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 188 109 159
Rank change year-on-year -79 +50 -1
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 61 50 101
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.03% 2.04% 1.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.24% 7.10% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 78
10th Percentile £36,450 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £43,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £55,750 £58,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -1.82% - +2.85%

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 1,882 704 1,527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.89% 28.77% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 599 494 1,098
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,075 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £46,173
Median % change year-on-year - +8.29% +2.61%
75th Percentile £62,817 £65,938 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,350 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -49 30 £42,500 -22.73% 2
Hertfordshire -68 19 £55,000 +15.79% 8
Essex -8 4 £57,500 +64.29% 1
Bedfordshire -19 4 £50,500 +26.25% 1
Suffolk - 4 £50,500 -
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (80.33%) Cisco
3 35 (57.38%) CCNA
3 35 (57.38%) Firewall
4 27 (44.26%) Security Cleared
5 26 (42.62%) SC Cleared
6 24 (39.34%) CheckPoint
7 23 (37.70%) SLA
8 21 (34.43%) Palo Alto
9 20 (32.79%) F5
9 20 (32.79%) ITIL
10 19 (31.15%) WAN
10 19 (31.15%) Incident Management
11 18 (29.51%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (27.87%) Fortinet
13 16 (26.23%) Network Security
14 15 (24.59%) SD-WAN
15 14 (22.95%) Data Centre
16 12 (19.67%) MPLS
16 12 (19.67%) OSPF
16 12 (19.67%) BGP
17 11 (18.03%) Social Skills
18 9 (14.75%) Cisco Firepower
18 9 (14.75%) Cryptography
18 9 (14.75%) Network Design
18 9 (14.75%) Data Protection Act
18 9 (14.75%) DV Cleared
18 9 (14.75%) Data Protection
18 9 (14.75%) Juniper
19 8 (13.11%) Project Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) AWS
1 8 (13.11%) Azure
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (3.28%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 2 (3.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (57.38%) Firewall
2 19 (31.15%) WAN
3 18 (29.51%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (26.23%) Network Security
5 15 (24.59%) SD-WAN
6 12 (19.67%) BGP
6 12 (19.67%) MPLS
6 12 (19.67%) OSPF
7 9 (14.75%) Cisco Firepower
8 8 (13.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (9.84%) LAN
9 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
9 6 (9.84%) VPN
10 5 (8.20%) VPLS
11 4 (6.56%) DNS
11 4 (6.56%) DWDM
11 4 (6.56%) GPON
11 4 (6.56%) SDH
11 4 (6.56%) VoIP
11 4 (6.56%) WLAN
General
1 11 (18.03%) Social Skills
2 8 (13.11%) Military
3 7 (11.48%) Aerospace
3 7 (11.48%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.56%) Finance
4 4 (6.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Law
6 1 (1.64%) Legal
6 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.64%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 32 (52.46%) Network Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Network Specialist
5 8 (13.11%) Network Operations Specialist
6 7 (11.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (6.56%) NOC Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Core Network Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) IP Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) IP Network Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Juniper Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Telephony Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Voice Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Data Centre
2 9 (14.75%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (8.20%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (6.56%) Driving Licence
4 4 (6.56%) Life Science
5 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) ITIL
2 19 (31.15%) Incident Management
3 9 (14.75%) Cryptography
3 9 (14.75%) Data Protection
3 9 (14.75%) Network Design
4 8 (13.11%) Project Management
4 8 (13.11%) Validation
5 7 (11.48%) Information Management
5 7 (11.48%) Information Security
6 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (8.20%) Network Management
6 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.20%) Project Delivery
6 5 (8.20%) Value Proposition
7 4 (6.56%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.56%) Presales
7 4 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (4.92%) Change Management
8 3 (4.92%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) Python
2 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (57.38%) CCNA
3 27 (44.26%) Security Cleared
4 26 (42.62%) SC Cleared
5 9 (14.75%) DV Cleared
6 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (6.56%) CCIE
7 4 (6.56%) JNCIP
7 4 (6.56%) MCSE
8 3 (4.92%) Degree
9 2 (3.28%) Novell Certification
10 1 (1.64%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.64%) CCDP
10 1 (1.64%) CCIE Data Center
10 1 (1.64%) CEH
10 1 (1.64%) CISSP
10 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (1.64%) MCSA
10 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (37.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.64%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.28%) Puppet
2 2 (3.28%) Terraform
3 1 (1.64%) Ansible
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.64%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 49 (80.33%) Cisco
2 24 (39.34%) CheckPoint
3 21 (34.43%) Palo Alto
4 20 (32.79%) F5
5 17 (27.87%) Fortinet
6 9 (14.75%) Juniper
7 6 (9.84%) VMware
8 4 (6.56%) Ciena
9 3 (4.92%) Zeacom
10 2 (3.28%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (3.28%) Blue Coat
10 2 (3.28%) Citrix
10 2 (3.28%) Imperva
10 2 (3.28%) Infoblox
10 2 (3.28%) Meraki
10 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.28%) Zscaler
11 1 (1.64%) Dynatrace
11 1 (1.64%) Huawei
11 1 (1.64%) Snow