Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 200 168
Rank change year-on-year +53 -32 -37
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 201 164 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.13% 1.38% 1.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.35% 4.51% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 137 140 217
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,800 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £69,250 £62,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% -5.00%

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 2,733 3,634 3,519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.96% 30.62% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,890 2,901 2,756
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% -1.15%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Cambridgeshire +108 118 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Hertfordshire -7 54 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Bedfordshire -26 19 £50,000 - 6
Essex +17 6 £59,500 +13.33% 2
Suffolk -3 4 £48,250 +10.29%
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 201 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 184 (91.54%) Cisco
3 154 (76.62%) Firewall
4 102 (50.75%) CCNA
5 90 (44.78%) WAN
6 88 (43.78%) Retail
7 85 (42.29%) LAN
8 82 (40.80%) CheckPoint
9 81 (40.30%) Problem-Solving
10 79 (39.30%) Wireshark
10 79 (39.30%) Network Security
11 78 (38.81%) TCP/IP
12 76 (37.81%) Information Security
13 73 (36.32%) Kalman Filter
13 73 (36.32%) Palo Alto
14 72 (35.82%) Self-Motivation
14 72 (35.82%) Symantec
15 71 (35.32%) Web Filtering
16 69 (34.33%) CCIE
17 62 (30.85%) OSPF
18 61 (30.35%) CCSA
19 59 (29.35%) Network Management
20 58 (28.86%) Microsoft
21 57 (28.36%) VMware
21 57 (28.36%) Wi-Fi
22 52 (25.87%) Juniper
23 50 (24.88%) Microsoft Certification
23 50 (24.88%) MCSE
24 49 (24.38%) CISSP
25 46 (22.89%) SSCP

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 2 (1.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.49%) Office 365
2 4 (1.99%) OpenDNS
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 154 (76.62%) Firewall
2 90 (44.78%) WAN
3 85 (42.29%) LAN
4 79 (39.30%) Network Security
4 79 (39.30%) Wireshark
5 78 (38.81%) TCP/IP
6 62 (30.85%) OSPF
7 57 (28.36%) Wi-Fi
8 46 (22.89%) Ethernet
9 30 (14.93%) Intrusion Detection
9 30 (14.93%) VoIP
10 26 (12.94%) Wireless
11 22 (10.95%) BGP
12 16 (7.96%) DNS
12 16 (7.96%) MPLS
13 15 (7.46%) Internet
13 15 (7.46%) VPN
14 13 (6.47%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (5.97%) DHCP
16 10 (4.98%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.49%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 88 (43.78%) Retail
2 8 (3.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.00%) Banking
4 1 (0.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 84 (41.79%) Network Engineer
2 67 (33.33%) Analyst
3 49 (24.38%) Network Analyst
4 44 (21.89%) Network Security Analyst
4 44 (21.89%) Security Analyst
5 32 (15.92%) Security Engineer
6 21 (10.45%) Architect
6 21 (10.45%) Network Security Engineer
7 20 (9.95%) SOC Engineer
8 19 (9.45%) Senior Network Engineer
9 18 (8.96%) SIEM Analyst
9 18 (8.96%) SIEM Engineer
9 18 (8.96%) SOC Analyst
10 17 (8.46%) IT Architect
10 17 (8.46%) IT Security Architect
10 17 (8.46%) Security Architect
10 17 (8.46%) Service Architect
11 16 (7.96%) Cisco Engineer
12 15 (7.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 12 (5.97%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 72 (35.82%) Self-Motivation
2 43 (21.39%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (21.39%) Data Centre
3 27 (13.43%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 27 (13.43%) Cyberthreat
4 19 (9.45%) Security Operations Centre
5 10 (4.98%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.49%) iSeries
6 3 (1.49%) Replication
7 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) e-Health
8 1 (0.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.46%) Linux
2 12 (5.97%) Windows
3 6 (2.99%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.49%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.49%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.49%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.49%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.00%) Unix
5 2 (1.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (40.30%) Problem-Solving
2 76 (37.81%) Information Security
3 73 (36.32%) Kalman Filter
4 71 (35.32%) Web Filtering
5 59 (29.35%) Network Management
6 46 (22.89%) Security Operations
6 46 (22.89%) SIEM
7 45 (22.39%) Event Correlation
7 45 (22.39%) Risk Management
8 44 (21.89%) Data Loss Prevention
9 29 (14.43%) Cybersecurity
10 28 (13.93%) Analytics
11 27 (13.43%) Computer Forensics
11 27 (13.43%) Cyber Intelligence
11 27 (13.43%) Malware Reverse Engineering
11 27 (13.43%) Reverse Engineering
11 27 (13.43%) Threat Detection
11 27 (13.43%) Threat Intelligence
11 27 (13.43%) Trend Analysis
11 27 (13.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.97%) Python
2 6 (2.99%) C
3 4 (1.99%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.00%) Perl
4 2 (1.00%) SQL
4 2 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 201 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (50.75%) CCNA
3 69 (34.33%) CCIE
4 61 (30.35%) CCSA
5 50 (24.88%) MCSE
5 50 (24.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 49 (24.38%) CISSP
7 46 (22.89%) CCIE Security
7 46 (22.89%) SSCP
7 46 (22.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 45 (22.39%) CCSP
9 44 (21.89%) CSSLP
9 44 (21.89%) GCWN
9 44 (21.89%) ISSAP
9 44 (21.89%) ISSEP
9 44 (21.89%) RHCA
9 44 (21.89%) RHCE
9 44 (21.89%) SANS
9 44 (21.89%) VCAP
9 44 (21.89%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.48%) SLA
2 5 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.00%) GPG13
4 2 (1.00%) NIST 800
4 2 (1.00%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.50%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.98%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.99%) VMware Server
4 3 (1.49%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.00%) vSphere
6 1 (0.50%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 44 (21.89%) Stealthwatch
2 28 (13.93%) RSA Security Analytics
3 7 (3.48%) Cacti
3 7 (3.48%) Nagios
4 3 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.49%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.49%) Observium
4 3 (1.49%) RANCID
5 2 (1.00%) EnCase
5 2 (1.00%) Nexpose
5 2 (1.00%) QRadar
5 2 (1.00%) SCCM
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 184 (91.54%) Cisco
2 82 (40.80%) CheckPoint
3 73 (36.32%) Palo Alto
4 72 (35.82%) Symantec
5 58 (28.86%) Microsoft
6 57 (28.36%) VMware
7 52 (25.87%) Juniper
8 46 (22.89%) SolarWinds
9 44 (21.89%) Red Hat
10 29 (14.43%) Splunk
11 23 (11.44%) Fortinet
12 16 (7.96%) F5
12 16 (7.96%) Meraki
13 13 (6.47%) Huawei
14 6 (2.99%) BroadSoft
15 5 (2.49%) Blue Coat
15 5 (2.49%) BT
15 5 (2.49%) EMC
16 4 (1.99%) Cognizant
16 4 (1.99%) Cylance