Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 195 157
Rank change year-on-year +26 -38 +1
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 170 175 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.60% 1.50% 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 4.87% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 127 142 225
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 £34,500 £36,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £60,000 £65,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% -3.00%

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 3,055 3,595 3,796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.80% 30.72% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2,150 2,836 3,001
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,600
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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
Cambridgeshire +63 86 £40,000 -4.76% 4
Hertfordshire 0 62 £45,000 -14.29% 7
Bedfordshire -25 13 £50,000 - 4
Essex +6 5 £59,500 +13.33% 3
Suffolk +1 4 £33,000 -26.67% 1
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 170 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 157 (92.35%) Cisco
3 124 (72.94%) Firewall
4 87 (51.18%) CCNA
5 73 (42.94%) Retail
6 68 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 68 (40.00%) CCIE
7 66 (38.82%) VMware
8 61 (35.88%) Problem-Solving
9 60 (35.29%) Information Security
9 60 (35.29%) MCSE
9 60 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 58 (34.12%) Wireshark
11 57 (33.53%) Self-Motivation
12 56 (32.94%) WAN
13 55 (32.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 53 (31.18%) Symantec
15 51 (30.00%) CISSP
16 50 (29.41%) SSCP
16 50 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
17 49 (28.82%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 49 (28.82%) SANS
17 49 (28.82%) Web Filtering
17 49 (28.82%) Security Operations
17 49 (28.82%) Data Loss Prevention
17 49 (28.82%) Event Correlation
17 49 (28.82%) GCWN
17 49 (28.82%) RHCE
17 49 (28.82%) Red Hat
17 49 (28.82%) TCP/IP

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 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.94%) Office 365
2 4 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.35%) OpenDNS
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 124 (72.94%) Firewall
2 58 (34.12%) Wireshark
3 56 (32.94%) WAN
4 49 (28.82%) TCP/IP
5 48 (28.24%) Network Security
6 46 (27.06%) LAN
7 37 (21.76%) OSPF
8 34 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
9 29 (17.06%) Intrusion Detection
10 27 (15.88%) Wireless
11 23 (13.53%) Ethernet
12 22 (12.94%) BGP
12 22 (12.94%) VoIP
13 18 (10.59%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (8.82%) DNS
14 15 (8.82%) SAN
15 14 (8.24%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (8.24%) MPLS
16 13 (7.65%) Cisco IOS
16 13 (7.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (3.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 73 (42.94%) Retail
2 8 (4.71%) Finance
3 6 (3.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (41.76%) Network Engineer
2 54 (31.76%) Analyst
3 29 (17.06%) Security Analyst
4 27 (15.88%) Network Analyst
5 25 (14.71%) SIEM Analyst
6 22 (12.94%) SOC Analyst
7 21 (12.35%) Security Engineer
8 20 (11.76%) Architect
8 20 (11.76%) Network Security Analyst
9 18 (10.59%) SIEM Engineer
9 18 (10.59%) SOC Engineer
10 17 (10.00%) IT Architect
10 17 (10.00%) IT Security Architect
10 17 (10.00%) Security Architect
10 17 (10.00%) Service Architect
11 16 (9.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 15 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (8.82%) Network Security Engineer
13 14 (8.24%) Senior Network Engineer
14 9 (5.29%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.71%) Flash
2 2 (1.18%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.18%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (33.53%) Self-Motivation
2 43 (25.29%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (24.12%) Data Centre
4 32 (18.82%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 23 (13.53%) Cyberthreat
6 17 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 13 (7.65%) Computer Science
8 9 (5.29%) Driving Licence
9 7 (4.12%) iSeries
9 7 (4.12%) Replication
10 5 (2.94%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.59%) NHS
11 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.71%) Windows
2 17 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (4.71%) Windows XP
4 7 (4.12%) Linux
4 7 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.76%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.76%) Unix
6 3 (1.76%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (35.88%) Problem-Solving
2 60 (35.29%) Information Security
3 50 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
4 49 (28.82%) Data Loss Prevention
4 49 (28.82%) Event Correlation
4 49 (28.82%) Security Operations
4 49 (28.82%) SIEM
4 49 (28.82%) Web Filtering
5 48 (28.24%) Risk Management
6 33 (19.41%) Analytics
7 32 (18.82%) Cybersecurity
8 30 (17.65%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 30 (17.65%) Malware Reverse Engineering
8 30 (17.65%) Reverse Engineering
8 30 (17.65%) Threat Intelligence
9 29 (17.06%) Trend Analysis
9 29 (17.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 28 (16.47%) Network Management
11 27 (15.88%) Threat Detection
12 26 (15.29%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.88%) C
2 9 (5.29%) Python
3 8 (4.71%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.71%) SQL
3 8 (4.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 170 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (51.18%) CCNA
3 68 (40.00%) CCIE
4 60 (35.29%) MCSE
4 60 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 55 (32.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 51 (30.00%) CISSP
7 50 (29.41%) SSCP
8 49 (28.82%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 49 (28.82%) CCSP
8 49 (28.82%) CSSLP
8 49 (28.82%) GCWN
8 49 (28.82%) ISSAP
8 49 (28.82%) ISSEP
8 49 (28.82%) RHCA
8 49 (28.82%) RHCE
8 49 (28.82%) SANS
9 48 (28.24%) CCIE Security
10 46 (27.06%) VCAP
10 46 (27.06%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.53%) SLA
2 3 (1.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.18%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 22 (12.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.88%) ProxySG
4 8 (4.71%) vSphere
5 4 (2.35%) XenApp
6 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 33 (19.41%) RSA Security Analytics
2 20 (11.76%) Stealthwatch
3 10 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (5.29%) SCCM
5 8 (4.71%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (4.71%) Nagios
6 7 (4.12%) Cacti
7 3 (1.76%) Observium
7 3 (1.76%) RANCID
8 2 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.59%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.59%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.59%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.59%) SCOM
9 1 (0.59%) Simpana
Vendors
1 157 (92.35%) Cisco
2 68 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 66 (38.82%) VMware
4 53 (31.18%) Symantec
5 49 (28.82%) Red Hat
6 47 (27.65%) Palo Alto
7 46 (27.06%) Juniper
8 44 (25.88%) CheckPoint
9 32 (18.82%) Splunk
10 22 (12.94%) SolarWinds
11 19 (11.18%) F5
12 15 (8.82%) Meraki
13 14 (8.24%) EMC
13 14 (8.24%) Fortinet
14 13 (7.65%) Blue Coat
15 9 (5.29%) CommVault
16 8 (4.71%) HP
17 7 (4.12%) IBM
18 6 (3.53%) Citrix
19 4 (2.35%) Cognizant