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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South East / Kent
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 62 87
Rank change year-on-year 0 +25  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 15 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.28% 2.53% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.62% 8.63% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 15
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -15.00%  
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 Kent.

Academic & Professional Certification
Kent
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 174 278 250
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 26.40% 29.26% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 147 247 208
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 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
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 3 months to 24 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
Maidstone -5 6 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Malling +11 4 £47,500 -36.66% 2
Sittingbourne - 2 £45,000 -
Dartford +5 1 £45,000 -
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (79.17%) CheckPoint
2 19 (79.17%) F5
3 16 (66.67%) WAN
4 15 (62.50%) Firewall
5 14 (58.33%) LAN
5 14 (58.33%) Windows
5 14 (58.33%) Linux
5 14 (58.33%) CCNA
5 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
6 13 (54.17%) Change Management
7 12 (50.00%) ITIL
7 12 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 12 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 11 (45.83%) Palo Alto
8 11 (45.83%) SLA
8 11 (45.83%) Wireless
8 11 (45.83%) Fortinet
9 9 (37.50%) Forcepoint
9 9 (37.50%) IPsec
9 9 (37.50%) Network Security
9 9 (37.50%) Blue Coat
9 9 (37.50%) CCSE
9 9 (37.50%) Sourcefire
9 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
9 9 (37.50%) BGP
9 9 (37.50%) EIGRP
9 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (37.50%) CRM

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:

Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) WAN
2 15 (62.50%) Firewall
3 14 (58.33%) LAN
4 12 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 12 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 11 (45.83%) Wireless
6 9 (37.50%) BGP
6 9 (37.50%) EIGRP
6 9 (37.50%) IPsec
6 9 (37.50%) Network Security
7 7 (29.17%) VPN
8 6 (25.00%) MPLS
9 5 (20.83%) OSPF
9 5 (20.83%) SAN
9 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 5 (20.83%) WLAN
10 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (16.67%) HSRP
10 4 (16.67%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Escalation Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
1 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 9 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Change Management
2 12 (50.00%) ITIL
3 9 (37.50%) CRM
4 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Validation
8 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
8 1 (4.17%) Process Management
8 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (58.33%) CCNA
3 9 (37.50%) CCSE
4 7 (29.17%) CCIE
5 3 (12.50%) CCIE Service Provider
5 3 (12.50%) CCSP
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (8.33%) JNCIS
6 2 (8.33%) Master's Degree
6 2 (8.33%) MCSA
6 2 (8.33%) MCSE
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) SLA
2 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) CheckPoint
2 19 (79.17%) F5
3 11 (45.83%) Fortinet
3 11 (45.83%) Palo Alto
4 9 (37.50%) Aruba
4 9 (37.50%) Blue Coat
4 9 (37.50%) Forcepoint
4 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (37.50%) Sourcefire
5 5 (20.83%) VMware
6 4 (16.67%) SolarWinds
7 3 (12.50%) Brocade
7 3 (12.50%) Juniper
8 2 (8.33%) Dell
8 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago