Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 149 151
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2 -36
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 31 77 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.79% 1.54% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.78% 7.75% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27 80 80
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% -12.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,300 £31,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -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 648 994 1,266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.54% 19.93% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 504 789 1,097
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -2.87%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,700 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
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 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 31 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (83.87%) Cisco
3 19 (61.29%) Firewall
4 16 (51.61%) CCNA
5 15 (48.39%) F5
6 13 (41.94%) Juniper
6 13 (41.94%) BGP
7 11 (35.48%) MPLS
8 10 (32.26%) CheckPoint
8 10 (32.26%) ITIL
8 10 (32.26%) WAN
8 10 (32.26%) VLAN
8 10 (32.26%) Network Security
8 10 (32.26%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (29.03%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
10 8 (25.81%) EIGRP
10 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
11 7 (22.58%) Capacity Management
11 7 (22.58%) OSPF
11 7 (22.58%) Change Management
11 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
11 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
11 7 (22.58%) LAN
11 7 (22.58%) Wireshark
12 6 (19.35%) CCSE
12 6 (19.35%) VMware
12 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
12 6 (19.35%) DHCP

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 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) IaaS
1 1 (3.23%) PaaS
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) Firewall
2 13 (41.94%) BGP
3 11 (35.48%) MPLS
4 10 (32.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (32.26%) Network Security
4 10 (32.26%) VLAN
4 10 (32.26%) WAN
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
6 8 (25.81%) EIGRP
7 7 (22.58%) LAN
7 7 (22.58%) OSPF
7 7 (22.58%) Wireshark
8 6 (19.35%) DHCP
8 6 (19.35%) DNS
8 6 (19.35%) WLAN
9 5 (16.13%) Cisco Firepower
9 5 (16.13%) Wireless
10 4 (12.90%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (12.90%) Marketing
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Network Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Network Support
2 7 (22.58%) Network Support Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Project Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.68%) NHS
5 2 (6.45%) Cyberattack
5 2 (6.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.45%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (3.23%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (3.23%) EMC VNX
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.23%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Capacity Management
2 7 (22.58%) Change Management
3 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (19.35%) SIEM
4 5 (16.13%) Load Balancing
5 4 (12.90%) ITSM
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) Network Design
6 3 (9.68%) Network Management
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (6.45%) Email Filtering
7 2 (6.45%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (6.45%) Information Security
7 2 (6.45%) Presales
7 2 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Security Operations
7 2 (6.45%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (51.61%) CCNA
3 6 (19.35%) CCIE
3 6 (19.35%) CCSE
4 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 4 (12.90%) JNCIP
4 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) JNCIA
6 2 (6.45%) CCSA
6 2 (6.45%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (6.45%) CREST Certified
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.45%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (3.23%) CCDP
7 1 (3.23%) MCSA
7 1 (3.23%) MCSE
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) PMO
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.23%) VMware NSX
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
2 1 (3.23%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Cisco
2 15 (48.39%) F5
3 13 (41.94%) Juniper
4 10 (32.26%) CheckPoint
5 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
6 6 (19.35%) VMware
7 5 (16.13%) Fortinet
7 5 (16.13%) HP
7 5 (16.13%) Meraki
7 5 (16.13%) SolarWinds
8 4 (12.90%) Aruba
8 4 (12.90%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (12.90%) Ubiquiti
9 3 (9.68%) AlienVault
9 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto
10 2 (6.45%) ArcSight
10 2 (6.45%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (6.45%) Gemalto
10 2 (6.45%) LogRhythm
10 2 (6.45%) Splunk