Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 198 145
Rank change year-on-year -36 -53 +18
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 133 186 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.10% 1.50% 2.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.97% 5.06% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 108 136 273
East of England median annual salary £46,056 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.04% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £36,600 £31,250 £32,900
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,875 £67,000
England median annual salary £50,950 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% - -

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 3,353 3,676 4,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.68% 29.58% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,420 2,786 3,319
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +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 20 July 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 20 July 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 0 74 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Cambridgeshire -2 32 £41,250 -1.79% 4
Essex +15 12 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Bedfordshire -8 12 £46,056 -19.90%
Suffolk -5 3 £37,750 -1.95%
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 133 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 123 (92.48%) Cisco
3 84 (63.16%) CCNA
4 79 (59.40%) Firewall
5 51 (38.35%) WAN
6 46 (34.59%) Juniper
7 44 (33.08%) VMware
8 38 (28.57%) Palo Alto
9 37 (27.82%) LAN
10 36 (27.07%) Microsoft
10 36 (27.07%) Cisco ASA
11 34 (25.56%) Windows
12 33 (24.81%) CCIE
13 31 (23.31%) Data Centre
14 30 (22.56%) Network Security
15 29 (21.80%) Microsoft Certification
15 29 (21.80%) CheckPoint
15 29 (21.80%) MCSE
16 28 (21.05%) Wireless
17 27 (20.30%) Problem-Solving
18 26 (19.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 25 (18.80%) Retail
20 24 (18.05%) Cisco IOS
20 24 (18.05%) MPLS
20 24 (18.05%) Active Directory
20 24 (18.05%) F5
20 24 (18.05%) Windows Server
21 22 (16.54%) VPN
22 21 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
22 21 (15.79%) Analytical Skills

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 3 (2.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (9.77%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.51%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.76%) Office 365
4 2 (1.50%) Akamai
5 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 79 (59.40%) Firewall
2 51 (38.35%) WAN
3 37 (27.82%) LAN
4 36 (27.07%) Cisco ASA
5 30 (22.56%) Network Security
6 28 (21.05%) Wireless
7 24 (18.05%) Cisco IOS
7 24 (18.05%) MPLS
8 22 (16.54%) VPN
9 21 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (15.04%) DNS
11 19 (14.29%) VLAN
12 18 (13.53%) BGP
13 17 (12.78%) TCP/IP
14 16 (12.03%) DHCP
14 16 (12.03%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (11.28%) OSPF
15 15 (11.28%) VoIP
15 15 (11.28%) Wireshark
16 14 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (3.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (18.80%) Retail
2 17 (12.78%) Finance
3 8 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.01%) Electronics
5 2 (1.50%) Military
6 1 (0.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (37.59%) Network Engineer
2 23 (17.29%) Analyst
3 17 (12.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 13 (9.77%) Security Analyst
5 13 (9.77%) Senior Network Engineer
6 11 (8.27%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (8.27%) Operations Analyst
6 11 (8.27%) Security Operations Analyst
7 10 (7.52%) Architect
7 10 (7.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 10 (7.52%) Consultant
7 10 (7.52%) Security Consultant
8 9 (6.77%) Cisco Consultant
8 9 (6.77%) Cisco Security Consultant
8 9 (6.77%) Deployment Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) Network Deployment Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) Security Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) SIEM Analyst
9 8 (6.02%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.77%) Flash
2 6 (4.51%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.50%) HTML
3 2 (1.50%) Web Services
3 2 (1.50%) XML
3 2 (1.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.31%) Data Centre
2 21 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (10.53%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 11 (8.27%) Management Information System
6 8 (6.02%) Computer Science
7 6 (4.51%) Driving Licence
8 4 (3.01%) Digital TV
8 4 (3.01%) iSeries
8 4 (3.01%) Replication
8 4 (3.01%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (3.01%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.50%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.75%) Fintech
10 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.56%) Windows
2 24 (18.05%) Windows Server
3 12 (9.02%) Linux
4 9 (6.77%) Windows XP
5 6 (4.51%) Unix
6 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.75%) Android
8 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.30%) Problem-Solving
2 20 (15.04%) Information Security
3 19 (14.29%) ITIL
4 18 (13.53%) Data Loss Prevention
4 18 (13.53%) Event Correlation
4 18 (13.53%) Load Balancing
4 18 (13.53%) Security Operations
4 18 (13.53%) SIEM
5 17 (12.78%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (12.03%) Kalman Filter
7 14 (10.53%) Analytics
7 14 (10.53%) Computer Security
8 11 (8.27%) Risk Management
8 11 (8.27%) Security Architecture
9 10 (7.52%) Change Control
9 10 (7.52%) Information Management
9 10 (7.52%) Network Management
9 10 (7.52%) Security Management
9 10 (7.52%) Trend Analysis
9 10 (7.52%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.77%) PowerShell
2 11 (8.27%) Python
3 9 (6.77%) C
3 9 (6.77%) VBScript
4 7 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 133 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (63.16%) CCNA
3 33 (24.81%) CCIE
4 29 (21.80%) MCSE
4 29 (21.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (19.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (15.04%) RHCE
7 18 (13.53%) CCSP
7 18 (13.53%) CISSP
7 18 (13.53%) SSCP
8 16 (12.03%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 16 (12.03%) CSSLP
8 16 (12.03%) GCWN
8 16 (12.03%) ISSAP
8 16 (12.03%) ISSEP
8 16 (12.03%) RHCA
8 16 (12.03%) SANS
9 13 (9.77%) Degree
10 12 (9.02%) MCSA
10 12 (9.02%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.53%) SLA
2 5 (3.76%) PMO
3 3 (2.26%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (18.05%) Active Directory
2 20 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.52%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.77%) vSphere
5 8 (6.02%) ProxySG
6 5 (3.76%) XenApp
7 3 (2.26%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (10.53%) RSA Security Analytics
2 10 (7.52%) SCCM
3 8 (6.02%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (4.51%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.26%) Puppet
5 3 (2.26%) vCenter Server
5 3 (2.26%) vRealize
6 2 (1.50%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.75%) Nagios
7 1 (0.75%) SCOM
7 1 (0.75%) Simpana
Vendors
1 123 (92.48%) Cisco
2 46 (34.59%) Juniper
3 44 (33.08%) VMware
4 38 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 36 (27.07%) Microsoft
6 29 (21.80%) CheckPoint
7 24 (18.05%) F5
8 20 (15.04%) Red Hat
9 15 (11.28%) Citrix
10 14 (10.53%) Splunk
10 14 (10.53%) Symantec
11 12 (9.02%) EMC
12 11 (8.27%) Blue Coat
13 10 (7.52%) CommVault
13 10 (7.52%) Fortinet
14 9 (6.77%) HP
15 8 (6.02%) Aruba
15 8 (6.02%) Meraki
16 6 (4.51%) NetApp
17 5 (3.76%) Brocade