Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 74 87
Rank change year-on-year +14 +13 -
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 20 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.26% 1.21% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.52% 6.21% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 4
Lancashire median annual salary £30,000 £38,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.08% +23.20% -
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% +17.65%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 210 177 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 23.70% 19.43% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 176 152 200
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,325 £23,200
90th Percentile £49,375 £46,250 £58,075
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Lancashire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Lancashire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Lancashire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Lancashire

CCNP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Lancashire 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
Chorley +14 14 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Nelson - 3 - -
Blackburn - 2 £46,000 -
CCNP
North West

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (85.00%) CCNA
3 12 (60.00%) VMware
4 11 (55.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (45.00%) Firewall
5 9 (45.00%) MPLS
5 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (45.00%) Degree
5 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (45.00%) ITIL
5 9 (45.00%) MCP
5 9 (45.00%) MCSE
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (45.00%) A+ Certification
5 9 (45.00%) Juniper
5 9 (45.00%) BGP
5 9 (45.00%) SCCM
5 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
6 8 (40.00%) MCSA
7 6 (30.00%) JNCIP
7 6 (30.00%) Network Design
7 6 (30.00%) OSPF
7 6 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (30.00%) Network Management
7 6 (30.00%) Network Security
8 5 (25.00%) WAN
9 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
9 3 (15.00%) VPN

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) BGP
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
1 9 (45.00%) MPLS
2 6 (30.00%) Network Security
2 6 (30.00%) OSPF
3 5 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (15.00%) VPN
5 2 (10.00%) LAN
5 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (10.00%) Wireless
5 2 (10.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) IT Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) IT Support
1 9 (45.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Network Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (30.00%) Network Design
3 6 (30.00%) Network Management
3 6 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Security Patching
5 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (85.00%) CCNA
3 9 (45.00%) A+ Certification
3 9 (45.00%) Degree
3 9 (45.00%) MCP
3 9 (45.00%) MCSE
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (40.00%) MCSA
5 6 (30.00%) JNCIP
6 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) Juniper
4 3 (15.00%) F5