Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 84 117
Rank change year-on-year -61 +33 -19
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 74 149 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.68% 3.33% 2.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.73% 10.75% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 70 126 121
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -1.55%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1100 1386 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.98% 30.97% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 917 1086 1429
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% - +1.18%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Watford -12 25 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hatfield +3 13 £52,500 -4.55% 3
Stevenage +5 8 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -39 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Welwyn Garden City -5 3 - - 1
Cheshunt -1 1 £37,500 -31.82%
Letchworth - 1 - -
CCNP
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 74 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (83.78%) Cisco
3 31 (41.89%) Juniper
4 28 (37.84%) Firewall
4 28 (37.84%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (35.14%) CCNA
5 26 (35.14%) LAN
6 22 (29.73%) CheckPoint
7 21 (28.38%) Citrix
8 20 (27.03%) ITIL
8 20 (27.03%) WAN
8 20 (27.03%) Data Centre
9 19 (25.68%) Wireless
10 16 (21.62%) BGP
10 16 (21.62%) F5
11 15 (20.27%) PMO
12 14 (18.92%) Palo Alto
12 14 (18.92%) Security Cleared
12 14 (18.92%) OSPF
12 14 (18.92%) Blue Coat
13 13 (17.57%) VLAN
13 13 (17.57%) SC Cleared
14 12 (16.22%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (16.22%) Aruba
14 12 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (16.22%) VPN
15 11 (14.86%) DNS
15 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (13.51%) Security Architecture
16 10 (13.51%) CCSA

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 7 (9.46%) Skype for Business
2 4 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.84%) Cisco ASA
1 28 (37.84%) Firewall
2 26 (35.14%) LAN
3 20 (27.03%) WAN
4 19 (25.68%) Wireless
5 16 (21.62%) BGP
6 14 (18.92%) OSPF
7 13 (17.57%) VLAN
8 12 (16.22%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (16.22%) VPN
9 11 (14.86%) DNS
10 10 (13.51%) TACACS
11 9 (12.16%) NetScaler
11 9 (12.16%) Network Security
12 8 (10.81%) DHCP
13 7 (9.46%) Cisco ISE
13 7 (9.46%) MPLS
14 6 (8.11%) Skype
14 6 (8.11%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (4.05%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Consultant
2 21 (28.38%) Cisco Consultant
3 20 (27.03%) Network Engineer
4 12 (16.22%) Network Manager
5 11 (14.86%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 11 (14.86%) IT Manager
5 11 (14.86%) Network Support
5 11 (14.86%) Support Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (10.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (10.81%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) Cisco Security Consultant
8 7 (9.46%) Security Consultant
9 6 (8.11%) Network Consultant
9 6 (8.11%) Senior Cisco Consultant
9 6 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (8.11%) Senior Network Consultant
9 6 (8.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 6 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) 802.1X
1 3 (4.05%) HTML
1 3 (4.05%) XML
2 2 (2.70%) XMPP
3 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.03%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.35%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Linux
2 4 (5.41%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.05%) Unix
4 1 (1.35%) CentOS
4 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) ITIL
2 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (13.51%) Security Architecture
4 9 (12.16%) Line Management
4 9 (12.16%) Load Balancing
4 9 (12.16%) Mentoring
4 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 8 (10.81%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (10.81%) Network Management
6 7 (9.46%) Presales
6 7 (9.46%) Service Design
7 6 (8.11%) Fault Management
7 6 (8.11%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.05%) DevOps
8 3 (4.05%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 3 (4.05%) Network Design
8 3 (4.05%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.05%) The Twelve-Factor App
8 3 (4.05%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 3 (4.05%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.05%) Python
2 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (35.14%) CCNA
3 14 (18.92%) Security Cleared
4 13 (17.57%) SC Cleared
5 10 (13.51%) CCSA
5 10 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (13.51%) MCSE
5 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (9.46%) JNCIS
7 6 (8.11%) CCA
7 6 (8.11%) CCDP
7 6 (8.11%) CCIE
7 6 (8.11%) CCSE
7 6 (8.11%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (6.76%) CCVP
9 3 (4.05%) MCSA
10 2 (2.70%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.35%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.27%) PMO
2 8 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.05%) VMware NSX
3 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (8.11%) Cisco UCCE
2 6 (8.11%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.05%) Puppet
3 3 (4.05%) vCenter Server
3 3 (4.05%) vRealize
4 2 (2.70%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (83.78%) Cisco
2 31 (41.89%) Juniper
3 22 (29.73%) CheckPoint
4 21 (28.38%) Citrix
5 16 (21.62%) F5
6 14 (18.92%) Blue Coat
6 14 (18.92%) Palo Alto
7 12 (16.22%) Aruba
8 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
8 6 (8.11%) VMware
9 5 (6.76%) Sourcefire
10 4 (5.41%) Brocade
10 4 (5.41%) Meraki
11 3 (4.05%) Arista
11 3 (4.05%) Fortinet
11 3 (4.05%) Riverbed
11 3 (4.05%) Tufin
12 2 (2.70%) IronPort
13 1 (1.35%) Fujitsu
13 1 (1.35%) Veeam