The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 66 75
Rank change year-on-year +16 +9  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 12 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.34% 1.15% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.19% 5.03% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 4
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £33,750 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -4.25%  

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 Leicestershire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 91 159 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 17.74% 22.84% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79 118 109
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Leicestershire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Leicestershire

CCNP
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Leicester +14 10 £50,000 -
CCNP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (75.00%) WAN
3 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) CCNA
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (31.25%) CCIE
5 5 (31.25%) VoIP
6 4 (25.00%) MPLS
6 4 (25.00%) OSPF
6 4 (25.00%) LAN
6 4 (25.00%) Juniper
6 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (25.00%) F5
7 2 (12.50%) DMVPN
7 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (12.50%) Line Management
7 2 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (12.50%) Network Security
7 2 (12.50%) VLAN
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (12.50%) Presales
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 2 (12.50%) Email Filtering
7 2 (12.50%) Service Design
7 2 (12.50%) CCVP

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 12 (75.00%) WAN
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (31.25%) VoIP
5 4 (25.00%) LAN
5 4 (25.00%) MPLS
5 4 (25.00%) OSPF
6 2 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (12.50%) BGP
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (12.50%) DMVPN
6 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
6 2 (12.50%) IPsec
6 2 (12.50%) Network Security
6 2 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
6 2 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Network Engineer
2 11 (68.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Telephony Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Email Filtering
1 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (12.50%) Line Management
1 2 (12.50%) Migration
1 2 (12.50%) Network Design
1 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (12.50%) Presales
1 2 (12.50%) Service Design
1 2 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (56.25%) CCNA
3 5 (31.25%) CCIE
4 2 (12.50%) CCDP
4 2 (12.50%) CCVP
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) CCDA
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (25.00%) F5
2 4 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
3 2 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) VMware