Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 147 161
Rank change year-on-year +24 +14 -11
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 53 65 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.67% 1.31% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.47% 8.04% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 51 64 61
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - -10.53%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,750 £38,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -5.56%

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 462 808 1,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.53% 16.31% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 388 655 1,035
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,875 £25,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,550
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 53 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (98.11%) Cisco
3 34 (64.15%) CheckPoint
4 32 (60.38%) F5
5 30 (56.60%) Firewall
6 26 (49.06%) CCNA
7 25 (47.17%) Juniper
7 25 (47.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 21 (39.62%) ITIL
9 20 (37.74%) CCIE
9 20 (37.74%) WAN
9 20 (37.74%) CCSE
10 19 (35.85%) Load Balancing
10 19 (35.85%) SC Cleared
10 19 (35.85%) Security Cleared
10 19 (35.85%) Aruba
10 19 (35.85%) MPLS
10 19 (35.85%) BGP
10 19 (35.85%) HP
11 18 (33.96%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (33.96%) Ubiquiti
12 17 (32.08%) Technical Leadership
12 17 (32.08%) Meraki
12 17 (32.08%) Wireshark
13 15 (28.30%) Capacity Management
13 15 (28.30%) Change Management
13 15 (28.30%) Extreme Networks
14 14 (26.42%) OSPF
14 14 (26.42%) VoIP

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 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.77%) IIS
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (56.60%) Firewall
2 25 (47.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 20 (37.74%) WAN
4 19 (35.85%) BGP
4 19 (35.85%) MPLS
5 18 (33.96%) Wi-Fi
6 17 (32.08%) Wireshark
7 14 (26.42%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (26.42%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (26.42%) OSPF
7 14 (26.42%) VoIP
8 12 (22.64%) LAN
8 12 (22.64%) WLAN
9 8 (15.09%) Network Security
9 8 (15.09%) Wireless
10 7 (13.21%) Cisco Firepower
10 7 (13.21%) EIGRP
10 7 (13.21%) NX-OS
10 7 (13.21%) VLAN
11 6 (11.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Legal
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Network Engineer
2 22 (41.51%) Network Support
3 20 (37.74%) Network Support Engineer
3 20 (37.74%) Support Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Network Specialist
6 6 (11.32%) Engineering Specialist
7 5 (9.43%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Cisco Support
7 5 (9.43%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Juniper Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Juniper Support
7 5 (9.43%) Project Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Network Team Leader
9 3 (5.66%) Security Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.66%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.77%) NHS
5 1 (1.89%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.89%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.89%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.89%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) ITIL
2 19 (35.85%) Load Balancing
3 17 (32.08%) Technical Leadership
4 15 (28.30%) Capacity Management
4 15 (28.30%) Change Management
5 12 (22.64%) ITSM
6 10 (18.87%) Network Management
6 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (15.09%) High Availability
8 7 (13.21%) Integration Testing
8 7 (13.21%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (7.55%) Coaching
10 4 (7.55%) Line Management
10 4 (7.55%) Ticket Management
11 3 (5.66%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (5.66%) SIEM
12 2 (3.77%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 53 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (49.06%) CCNA
3 20 (37.74%) CCIE
3 20 (37.74%) CCSE
4 19 (35.85%) SC Cleared
4 19 (35.85%) Security Cleared
5 13 (24.53%) JNCIP
6 8 (15.09%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.77%) CCSA
7 2 (3.77%) Degree
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.89%) CCDP
8 1 (1.89%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.89%) MCSA
8 1 (1.89%) MCSE
8 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) PMO
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.89%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.89%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 52 (98.11%) Cisco
2 34 (64.15%) CheckPoint
3 32 (60.38%) F5
4 25 (47.17%) Juniper
5 19 (35.85%) Aruba
5 19 (35.85%) HP
6 18 (33.96%) Ubiquiti
7 17 (32.08%) Meraki
8 15 (28.30%) Extreme Networks
9 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
9 9 (16.98%) VMware
10 8 (15.09%) Fortinet
11 4 (7.55%) Palo Alto
12 2 (3.77%) ArcSight
12 2 (3.77%) LogRhythm
12 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
12 2 (3.77%) Splunk
13 1 (1.89%) Huawei
13 1 (1.89%) IronPort
13 1 (1.89%) Red Hat