The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 64 121
Rank change year-on-year -60 +57  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 24 84 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.15% 3.65% 1.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.02% 10.71% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 73 44
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 597 784 981
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 28.72% 34.06% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 480 634 790
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing CCNP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Hertfordshire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for CCNP in Hertfordshire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Hertfordshire

CCNP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -9 15 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Rickmansworth +9 5 £42,500 -34.61%
Hatfield -5 2 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Letchworth - 2 - -
CCNP
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 77 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (76.62%) Cisco
3 42 (54.55%) CCNA
4 34 (44.16%) Firewall
4 34 (44.16%) Wireless
5 28 (36.36%) LAN
6 25 (32.47%) CheckPoint
7 24 (31.17%) WAN
8 22 (28.57%) ITIL
9 19 (24.68%) SolarWinds
10 15 (19.48%) CCIE
10 15 (19.48%) MPLS
10 15 (19.48%) Citrix
10 15 (19.48%) Palo Alto
11 14 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
11 14 (18.18%) BGP
12 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
12 12 (15.58%) Skype for Business
12 12 (15.58%) Aruba
13 11 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (14.29%) Meraki
13 11 (14.29%) Juniper
13 11 (14.29%) VPN
13 11 (14.29%) SLA
14 10 (12.99%) Network Monitoring
14 10 (12.99%) F5
14 10 (12.99%) Presales
15 9 (11.69%) Cisco Wireless
15 9 (11.69%) NetScaler
15 9 (11.69%) Migration

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 12 (15.58%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.09%) Office 365
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (44.16%) Firewall
1 34 (44.16%) Wireless
2 28 (36.36%) LAN
3 24 (31.17%) WAN
4 15 (19.48%) MPLS
5 14 (18.18%) BGP
5 14 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
6 11 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (14.29%) VPN
7 9 (11.69%) Cisco Wireless
7 9 (11.69%) NetScaler
8 7 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (9.09%) DWDM
8 7 (9.09%) EIGRP
8 7 (9.09%) Frame Relay
8 7 (9.09%) FWSM
9 6 (7.79%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (7.79%) Network Security
9 6 (7.79%) SAN
9 6 (7.79%) Spanning Tree
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Network Engineer
2 24 (31.17%) Network Support
3 16 (20.78%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (20.78%) Consultant
4 15 (19.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 13 (16.88%) Analyst
5 13 (16.88%) Network Analyst
6 10 (12.99%) Network Support Analyst
6 10 (12.99%) Support Analyst
7 9 (11.69%) Network Support Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) Support Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) Technical Consultant
8 8 (10.39%) Cisco Consultant
8 8 (10.39%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 7 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (9.09%) Cisco Technical Consultant
10 6 (7.79%) Architect
10 6 (7.79%) Cisco Support
10 6 (7.79%) NOC Engineer
10 6 (7.79%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.60%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.30%) Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.57%) ITIL
2 10 (12.99%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (12.99%) Presales
3 9 (11.69%) Migration
4 8 (10.39%) Change Management
4 8 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 7 (9.09%) Network Design
5 7 (9.09%) Release Management
5 7 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (7.79%) Network Management
7 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.90%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.90%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.90%) Project Management
8 3 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.60%) Change Control
9 2 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.60%) ITSM
9 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (54.55%) CCNA
3 15 (19.48%) CCIE
4 9 (11.69%) Degree
5 6 (7.79%) CCA
5 6 (7.79%) CCSE
5 6 (7.79%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (7.79%) MCSE
5 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
6 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.19%) CCDP
7 4 (5.19%) CISSP
7 4 (5.19%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (5.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.60%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.29%) SLA
2 5 (6.49%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.19%) GPG13
3 4 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) XenApp
2 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 59 (76.62%) Cisco
2 25 (32.47%) CheckPoint
3 19 (24.68%) SolarWinds
4 15 (19.48%) Citrix
4 15 (19.48%) Palo Alto
5 12 (15.58%) Aruba
5 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
6 11 (14.29%) Juniper
6 11 (14.29%) Meraki
7 10 (12.99%) F5
8 9 (11.69%) Huawei
8 9 (11.69%) VMware
9 7 (9.09%) Computacenter
9 7 (9.09%) Riverbed
10 4 (5.19%) Brocade
10 4 (5.19%) Nimble Storage
10 4 (5.19%) Sourcefire
11 3 (3.90%) AppSense
11 3 (3.90%) Fortinet
11 3 (3.90%) HP
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50k - £60k + Bens Depending on Exp
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago