Period
to 20 November 2019

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 November 2019 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 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 171 195
Rank change year-on-year +46 +24 -49
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 153 173 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.25% 1.70% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.17% 5.88% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 134 124 143
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £38,800
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.86% +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 1,872 2,944 3,750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.58% 28.85% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,310 2,057 2,949
East of England median annual salary £45,591 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.31% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,075 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 November 2019.

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 November 2019. 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 +61 65 £52,500 +16.67% 6
Bedfordshire +43 44 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -24 30 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Essex +11 7 £55,000 -7.56% 1
Suffolk +11 6 £60,000 +81.82% 1
Norfolk - 1 £38,000 - 1
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 134 (87.58%) Cisco
3 66 (43.14%) CCNA
4 63 (41.18%) Firewall
4 63 (41.18%) BGP
5 61 (39.87%) LAN
6 60 (39.22%) WAN
7 56 (36.60%) OSPF
8 49 (32.03%) Data Centre
9 45 (29.41%) CheckPoint
10 44 (28.76%) TCP/IP
11 39 (25.49%) Network Security
11 39 (25.49%) Network Management
12 37 (24.18%) Cisco Nexus
12 37 (24.18%) CCDP
13 36 (23.53%) VPN
14 33 (21.57%) Network Design
15 31 (20.26%) Palo Alto
16 28 (18.30%) Degree
17 27 (17.65%) ITIL
17 27 (17.65%) MPLS
18 25 (16.34%) CCSE
18 25 (16.34%) Spanning Tree
19 24 (15.69%) F5
20 23 (15.03%) Microsoft
21 22 (14.38%) CCIE
21 22 (14.38%) Wireless
21 22 (14.38%) Presales
22 21 (13.73%) Juniper
23 20 (13.07%) Wi-Fi

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 5 (3.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.96%) Confluence
3 2 (1.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (8.50%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.88%) Office 365
2 8 (5.23%) Azure
3 4 (2.61%) AWS
3 4 (2.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.96%) AWS CodePipeline
5 2 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.31%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (41.18%) BGP
1 63 (41.18%) Firewall
2 61 (39.87%) LAN
3 60 (39.22%) WAN
4 56 (36.60%) OSPF
5 44 (28.76%) TCP/IP
6 39 (25.49%) Network Security
7 37 (24.18%) Cisco Nexus
8 36 (23.53%) VPN
9 27 (17.65%) MPLS
10 25 (16.34%) Spanning Tree
11 22 (14.38%) Wireless
12 20 (13.07%) Wi-Fi
13 19 (12.42%) DNS
13 19 (12.42%) Internet
14 17 (11.11%) SNMP
15 15 (9.80%) EIGRP
16 14 (9.15%) Cisco ASA
17 12 (7.84%) IPsec
17 12 (7.84%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 10 (6.54%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.58%) Retail
3 4 (2.61%) Banking
4 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Finance
5 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.65%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 65 (42.48%) Network Engineer
2 36 (23.53%) Consultant
3 28 (18.30%) Network Consultant
4 27 (17.65%) Security Consultant
5 25 (16.34%) Network Security Consultant
6 22 (14.38%) Cisco Consultant
6 22 (14.38%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 21 (13.73%) Check Point Consultant
7 21 (13.73%) Cisco Security Consultant
8 20 (13.07%) Senior Network Engineer
9 15 (9.80%) Network Support
10 11 (7.19%) Support Engineer
11 10 (6.54%) Analyst
11 10 (6.54%) Network Analyst
12 9 (5.88%) Architect
13 8 (5.23%) Cisco Engineer
13 8 (5.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 7 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (4.58%) Network Architect
14 7 (4.58%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.96%) 802.1X
1 3 (1.96%) XML
2 1 (0.65%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 49 (32.03%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.84%) Driving Licence
3 7 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.27%) FMCG
5 3 (1.96%) PKI
6 1 (0.65%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.76%) Linux
1 18 (11.76%) Windows
2 10 (6.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (6.54%) Ubuntu
2 10 (6.54%) Windows 10
2 10 (6.54%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.31%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.49%) Network Management
2 33 (21.57%) Network Design
3 27 (17.65%) ITIL
4 22 (14.38%) Presales
5 20 (13.07%) Load Balancing
6 16 (10.46%) Computer Science
7 15 (9.80%) Mentoring
8 14 (9.15%) Project Delivery
9 11 (7.19%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (7.19%) Test Automation
10 10 (6.54%) B2B
11 8 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.23%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (5.23%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 8 (5.23%) Network Architecture
11 8 (5.23%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (5.23%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (5.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.27%) C
2 4 (2.61%) Python
3 3 (1.96%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.96%) Perl
4 2 (1.31%) SQL
Qualifications
1 153 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (43.14%) CCNA
3 37 (24.18%) CCDP
4 28 (18.30%) Degree
5 25 (16.34%) CCSE
6 22 (14.38%) CCIE
7 13 (8.50%) CCSA
7 13 (8.50%) SC Cleared
7 13 (8.50%) Security Cleared
8 12 (7.84%) Check Point Certification
9 11 (7.19%) CCA
9 11 (7.19%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (4.58%) JNCIS
12 6 (3.92%) MCSE
12 6 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (3.27%) CISSP
13 5 (3.27%) VCAP
14 4 (2.61%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.80%) SLA
2 5 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.27%) QA
3 2 (1.31%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.31%) GDPR
3 2 (1.31%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 14 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.58%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.27%) XenApp
4 3 (1.96%) vSphere
5 2 (1.31%) Firmware
5 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.92%) Ansible
3 5 (3.27%) SCCM
4 2 (1.31%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 134 (87.58%) Cisco
2 45 (29.41%) CheckPoint
3 31 (20.26%) Palo Alto
4 24 (15.69%) F5
5 23 (15.03%) Microsoft
6 21 (13.73%) Juniper
7 19 (12.42%) VMware
8 16 (10.46%) Fortinet
8 16 (10.46%) Meraki
9 14 (9.15%) HP
10 10 (6.54%) Dell
10 10 (6.54%) Intel
10 10 (6.54%) Red Hat
11 7 (4.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 7 (4.58%) Citrix
11 7 (4.58%) NetApp
12 6 (3.92%) Blue Coat
12 6 (3.92%) Extreme Networks
12 6 (3.92%) Radware
13 4 (2.61%) Aruba