Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 185 117
Rank change year-on-year -40 -68 +59
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 146 187 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.18% 1.55% 2.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.34% 5.22% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 117 140 313
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% -5.21% +6.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,200
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 3,362 3,582 4,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.18% 29.68% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,589 2,703 3,317
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -8 78 £51,250 +13.89% 5
Cambridgeshire -17 42 £45,000 +2.27% 2
Bedfordshire -24 12 £46,056 -23.24%
Essex +4 10 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Suffolk +9 4 £42,500 +10.39% 1
Norfolk +12 1 £34,000 +4.62%
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 138 (94.52%) Cisco
3 79 (54.11%) Firewall
4 76 (52.05%) CCNA
5 56 (38.36%) WAN
6 51 (34.93%) VMware
7 45 (30.82%) Network Security
8 44 (30.14%) LAN
9 43 (29.45%) Juniper
10 41 (28.08%) Cisco ASA
11 37 (25.34%) Microsoft
12 35 (23.97%) CCIE
12 35 (23.97%) Windows
12 35 (23.97%) Data Centre
12 35 (23.97%) Palo Alto
13 32 (21.92%) CheckPoint
13 32 (21.92%) Microsoft Certification
14 31 (21.23%) MCSE
15 30 (20.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 29 (19.86%) VPN
17 28 (19.18%) RHCE
17 28 (19.18%) Red Hat
18 26 (17.81%) MPLS
19 25 (17.12%) Wireless
19 25 (17.12%) CISSP
19 25 (17.12%) CCSP
19 25 (17.12%) Security Architecture
19 25 (17.12%) SIEM
19 25 (17.12%) Cybersecurity
19 25 (17.12%) Security Operations

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 (2.05%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.05%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (5.48%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.42%) Akamai
4 3 (2.05%) Office 365
5 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 79 (54.11%) Firewall
2 56 (38.36%) WAN
3 45 (30.82%) Network Security
4 44 (30.14%) LAN
5 41 (28.08%) Cisco ASA
6 29 (19.86%) VPN
7 26 (17.81%) MPLS
8 25 (17.12%) Wireless
9 23 (15.75%) BGP
9 23 (15.75%) Cisco Nexus
9 23 (15.75%) DNS
10 21 (14.38%) Cisco IOS
10 21 (14.38%) Internet
10 21 (14.38%) VLAN
11 18 (12.33%) OSPF
12 17 (11.64%) Wi-Fi
13 16 (10.96%) VoIP
14 15 (10.27%) Wireshark
15 14 (9.59%) DHCP
16 12 (8.22%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (13.70%) Finance
2 18 (12.33%) Retail
3 6 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.42%) Electronics
5 2 (1.37%) Military
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (26.03%) Network Engineer
2 24 (16.44%) Analyst
3 18 (12.33%) Architect
4 17 (11.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (10.27%) Consultant
5 15 (10.27%) Security Analyst
5 15 (10.27%) Senior Network Engineer
6 14 (9.59%) Cisco Consultant
7 13 (8.90%) Operations Analyst
7 13 (8.90%) Security Operations Analyst
8 12 (8.22%) Cisco Engineer
8 12 (8.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 12 (8.22%) Security Consultant
9 11 (7.53%) Cisco Security Consultant
9 11 (7.53%) Network Architect
10 8 (5.48%) Application Security Analyst
10 8 (5.48%) Firewall Analyst
10 8 (5.48%) Network Security Consultant
10 8 (5.48%) NOC Engineer
10 8 (5.48%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.48%) 802.1X
2 7 (4.79%) Web Services
3 6 (4.11%) Flash
4 5 (3.42%) HTML
4 5 (3.42%) XML
4 5 (3.42%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.97%) Data Centre
2 18 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (11.64%) Management Information System
4 15 (10.27%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 15 (10.27%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (6.85%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (4.11%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.42%) Digital TV
7 5 (3.42%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.74%) Fintech
9 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.37%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (1.37%) iSeries
9 2 (1.37%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.37%) Replication
10 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.97%) Windows
2 20 (13.70%) Windows Server
3 19 (13.01%) Linux
4 6 (4.11%) Windows XP
5 5 (3.42%) Unix
6 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.12%) Cybersecurity
1 25 (17.12%) Data Loss Prevention
1 25 (17.12%) Event Correlation
1 25 (17.12%) Problem-Solving
1 25 (17.12%) Security Architecture
1 25 (17.12%) Security Operations
1 25 (17.12%) SIEM
2 20 (13.70%) Kalman Filter
3 19 (13.01%) Computer Security
4 18 (12.33%) Information Security
5 17 (11.64%) ITIL
6 16 (10.96%) Load Balancing
6 16 (10.96%) Risk Management
6 16 (10.96%) Security Management
7 15 (10.27%) Analytics
8 14 (9.59%) Network Management
9 12 (8.22%) Change Control
10 11 (7.53%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.53%) Trend Analysis
10 11 (7.53%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.22%) PowerShell
2 7 (4.79%) Python
3 6 (4.11%) VBScript
4 4 (2.74%) SQL
5 2 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 146 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (52.05%) CCNA
3 35 (23.97%) CCIE
4 32 (21.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (21.23%) MCSE
6 30 (20.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 28 (19.18%) RHCE
8 25 (17.12%) CCSP
8 25 (17.12%) CISSP
9 24 (16.44%) SSCP
10 23 (15.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 23 (15.75%) CSSLP
10 23 (15.75%) GCWN
10 23 (15.75%) ISSAP
10 23 (15.75%) ISSEP
10 23 (15.75%) RHCA
10 23 (15.75%) SANS
11 19 (13.01%) CCIE Security
11 19 (13.01%) VCAP
11 19 (13.01%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.27%) SLA
2 8 (5.48%) PMO
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (12.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.85%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.11%) vSphere
5 5 (3.42%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.37%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (10.27%) RSA Security Analytics
2 6 (4.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (4.11%) SCCM
3 5 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.42%) Puppet
3 5 (3.42%) vCenter Server
3 5 (3.42%) vRealize
4 3 (2.05%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (2.05%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 138 (94.52%) Cisco
2 51 (34.93%) VMware
3 43 (29.45%) Juniper
4 37 (25.34%) Microsoft
5 35 (23.97%) Palo Alto
6 32 (21.92%) CheckPoint
7 28 (19.18%) Red Hat
8 22 (15.07%) F5
9 20 (13.70%) Citrix
10 15 (10.27%) Splunk
10 15 (10.27%) Symantec
11 11 (7.53%) Fortinet
12 10 (6.85%) Aruba
13 8 (5.48%) Blue Coat
14 7 (4.79%) EMC
14 7 (4.79%) Riverbed
15 6 (4.11%) Brocade
15 6 (4.11%) CommVault
15 6 (4.11%) HP
15 6 (4.11%) NetApp