Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 52 132
Rank change year-on-year -27 +80 -48
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 29 85 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.19% 4.98% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.06% 18.24% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 29 83 15
Kent median annual salary £49,000 £38,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.95% -24.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,500 £35,127
90th Percentile £49,500 £57,500 £56,900
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +7.53%

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 Kent with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Kent
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 320 466 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 24.13% 27.28% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 293 422 468
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.90% -9.41%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,025 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £53,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Kent

CCNP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Kent

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Kent over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Kent

CCNP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 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
West Malling +12 23 £49,000 -30.00%
Maidstone +19 2 £40,750 -4.12%
Sittingbourne - 2 £45,000 -
Dartford -4 1 £37,500 -
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Kent region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
1 29 (100.00%) CCNA
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (93.10%) Firewall
3 25 (86.21%) VLAN
3 25 (86.21%) VPN
4 24 (82.76%) WAN
4 24 (82.76%) ITIL
4 24 (82.76%) MPLS
4 24 (82.76%) CCIE
5 23 (79.31%) Load Balancing
5 23 (79.31%) CheckPoint
5 23 (79.31%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (79.31%) F5
5 23 (79.31%) Network Monitoring
6 22 (75.86%) SolarWinds
6 22 (75.86%) Change Management
7 21 (72.41%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (27.59%) Palo Alto
9 7 (24.14%) Network Architecture
10 6 (20.69%) IPsec
10 6 (20.69%) BGP
11 5 (17.24%) EIGRP
11 5 (17.24%) OSPF
12 4 (13.79%) VMware
12 4 (13.79%) Windows
12 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
13 3 (10.34%) Driving Licence
13 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (10.34%) HSRP

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (93.10%) Firewall
2 25 (86.21%) VLAN
2 25 (86.21%) VPN
3 24 (82.76%) MPLS
3 24 (82.76%) WAN
4 23 (79.31%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (72.41%) Cisco PIX
6 6 (20.69%) BGP
6 6 (20.69%) IPsec
7 5 (17.24%) EIGRP
7 5 (17.24%) OSPF
8 3 (10.34%) HSRP
8 3 (10.34%) SAN
8 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
8 3 (10.34%) VRRP
9 2 (6.90%) DMVPN
9 2 (6.90%) VoIP
9 2 (6.90%) Wireless
10 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
10 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Network Engineer
2 19 (65.52%) Deployment Engineer
2 19 (65.52%) Network Deployment Engineer
3 16 (55.17%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (55.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 16 (55.17%) WAN Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) ITIL
2 23 (79.31%) Load Balancing
2 23 (79.31%) Network Monitoring
3 22 (75.86%) Change Management
4 7 (24.14%) Network Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Time Management
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Validation
7 1 (3.45%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) CCNA
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (82.76%) CCIE
3 2 (6.90%) CCDA
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) Master's Degree
3 2 (6.90%) MCSA
3 2 (6.90%) MCSE
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCDP
4 1 (3.45%) CCSA
4 1 (3.45%) CCSE
4 1 (3.45%) JNCIE
4 1 (3.45%) JNCIP
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Server
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (79.31%) CheckPoint
2 23 (79.31%) F5
3 22 (75.86%) SolarWinds
4 8 (27.59%) Palo Alto
5 4 (13.79%) VMware
6 2 (6.90%) Avaya
6 2 (6.90%) Dell
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper
6 2 (6.90%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.45%) Apple
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft