Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 145 151
Rank change year-on-year -27 +6 -58
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 28 80 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.69% 1.63% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.40% 8.04% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 83 114
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £48,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.53% -8.49% +17.78%
10th Percentile £30,250 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £55,750 £57,500 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% -8.16% +8.89%

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 Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 637 995 1,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.64% 20.24% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 509 773 1,082
Leeds median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Leeds

CCNP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Leeds

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (85.71%) Cisco
3 21 (75.00%) Firewall
4 13 (46.43%) CCNA
4 13 (46.43%) WAN
5 12 (42.86%) F5
6 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (39.29%) VMware
6 11 (39.29%) MPLS
6 11 (39.29%) BGP
7 10 (35.71%) Wireless
7 10 (35.71%) LAN
7 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
8 9 (32.14%) Network Security
8 9 (32.14%) VLAN
9 8 (28.57%) Juniper
9 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
10 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
10 7 (25.00%) EIGRP
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.00%) Linux
10 7 (25.00%) ITIL
11 6 (21.43%) DHCP
11 6 (21.43%) DNS
11 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
11 6 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (21.43%) PMO
12 5 (17.86%) Cisco Firepower
12 5 (17.86%) High Availability
12 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (10.71%) IIS
1 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) WAN
3 11 (39.29%) BGP
3 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (39.29%) MPLS
4 10 (35.71%) LAN
4 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 10 (35.71%) Wireless
5 9 (32.14%) Network Security
5 9 (32.14%) VLAN
6 7 (25.00%) EIGRP
7 6 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (21.43%) DHCP
7 6 (21.43%) DNS
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco Firepower
8 5 (17.86%) VoIP
9 4 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (14.29%) OSPF
9 4 (14.29%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (14.29%) Marketing
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Network Support
4 4 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Support
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Juniper Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Juniper Support
5 3 (10.71%) Project Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Cyberattack
4 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.57%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (3.57%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (17.86%) High Availability
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) SIEM
4 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) Email Filtering
5 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.14%) Network Design
5 2 (7.14%) Presales
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Security Patching
5 2 (7.14%) Server Management
5 2 (7.14%) Threat Detection
5 2 (7.14%) Web Filtering
6 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (46.43%) CCNA
3 4 (14.29%) Degree
4 3 (10.71%) JNCIA
4 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) CCIE
5 2 (7.14%) CCIP
5 2 (7.14%) CCSP
5 2 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (3.57%) CCDP
6 1 (3.57%) CREST Certified
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) PMO
2 2 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
1 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Cisco
2 12 (42.86%) F5
3 11 (39.29%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) Juniper
5 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.29%) HP
6 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 3 (10.71%) Aruba
7 3 (10.71%) Ubiquiti
8 2 (7.14%) Avaya
8 2 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (7.14%) Brocade
8 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
8 2 (7.14%) Gemalto
8 2 (7.14%) Genesys
8 2 (7.14%) Imperva
8 2 (7.14%) Symantec
8 2 (7.14%) Verint
8 2 (7.14%) WatchGuard