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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > London
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 560 469 235
Rank change year-on-year -91 -234 +51
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 350 256 350
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.50% 0.55% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.57% 3.06% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 272 200 273
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,258 £41,500
25th Percentile £52,375 £47,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £73,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% -17.81% +21.67%
75th Percentile £72,500 £68,938 £95,000
90th Percentile £87,375 £82,500 £120,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +15.00%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 13,628 8,355 5,205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.45% 18.10% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6,222 5,235 3,953
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,100 £35,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.54% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £100,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - - +10.00%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in London

CCNP
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CCNP in London.

Salary trend for CCNP in London

CCNP
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing CCNP in London over the 6 months to 18 August 2022.

Salary histogram for CCNP in London

CCNP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the London region over the 6 months to 18 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +27 97 £65,000 +8.33% 12
West London -31 8 £55,000 +15.79% 1
South London -35 7 £33,500 -48.46%
North London - 2 £59,500 -
East London - 1 £44,250 - 6
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 350 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 268 (76.57%) Cisco
3 189 (54.00%) Firewall
4 185 (52.86%) WAN
5 163 (46.57%) BGP
6 156 (44.57%) CCIE
7 144 (41.14%) MPLS
8 125 (35.71%) OSPF
9 116 (33.14%) CCNA
10 115 (32.86%) Data Centre
11 112 (32.00%) LAN
12 111 (31.71%) Palo Alto
13 106 (30.29%) VPN
14 98 (28.00%) F5
15 97 (27.71%) Social Skills
16 89 (25.43%) SD-WAN
16 89 (25.43%) Network Security
17 86 (24.57%) Fortinet
18 83 (23.71%) Azure
19 78 (22.29%) AWS
19 78 (22.29%) Cisco ASA
20 76 (21.71%) CheckPoint
21 71 (20.29%) TCP/IP
22 69 (19.71%) Wireless
23 66 (18.86%) ITIL
24 65 (18.57%) Python
24 65 (18.57%) Degree
25 64 (18.29%) Juniper
26 61 (17.43%) Telecoms
27 60 (17.14%) Finance

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (1.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (2.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.43%) SAP GTS
2 4 (1.14%) Fidessa
3 1 (0.29%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 83 (23.71%) Azure
2 78 (22.29%) AWS
3 22 (6.29%) Microsoft 365
4 20 (5.71%) GCP
5 7 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (2.00%) Azure Sentinel
5 7 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (2.00%) GitHub
6 4 (1.14%) Cloudflare
7 3 (0.86%) Azure Storage
7 3 (0.86%) IaaS
8 2 (0.57%) AWS Direct Connect
8 2 (0.57%) Lucidchart
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.29%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.29%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.29%) PaaS
9 1 (0.29%) Rubrik
9 1 (0.29%) SaaS
9 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 189 (54.00%) Firewall
2 185 (52.86%) WAN
3 163 (46.57%) BGP
4 144 (41.14%) MPLS
5 125 (35.71%) OSPF
6 112 (32.00%) LAN
7 106 (30.29%) VPN
8 89 (25.43%) Network Security
8 89 (25.43%) SD-WAN
9 78 (22.29%) Cisco ASA
10 71 (20.29%) TCP/IP
11 69 (19.71%) Wireless
12 52 (14.86%) Wi-Fi
13 48 (13.71%) DNS
14 43 (12.29%) Cisco Nexus
15 39 (11.14%) Internet
16 35 (10.00%) DHCP
17 34 (9.71%) IPsec
18 32 (9.14%) Cisco IOS
19 30 (8.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.71%) NoSQL
2 4 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (0.86%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 6 (1.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (1.71%) Robot Framework
2 5 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (1.14%) JIRA
3 4 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.57%) Artifactory
4 2 (0.57%) GitLab
General
1 97 (27.71%) Social Skills
2 61 (17.43%) Telecoms
3 60 (17.14%) Finance
4 43 (12.29%) Presentation Skills
5 34 (9.71%) Banking
6 16 (4.57%) Documentation Skills
7 10 (2.86%) Influencing Skills
8 9 (2.57%) Organisational Skills
9 8 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (2.00%) French Language
11 6 (1.71%) Spanish Language
12 5 (1.43%) German Language
12 5 (1.43%) Italian Language
12 5 (1.43%) Portuguese Language
13 4 (1.14%) Advertising
14 3 (0.86%) Legal
14 3 (0.86%) Public Sector
14 3 (0.86%) Publishing
14 3 (0.86%) Retail
15 2 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 220 (62.86%) Network Engineer
2 75 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 34 (9.71%) Cisco Engineer
4 25 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 21 (6.00%) Security Engineer
6 20 (5.71%) Architect
7 19 (5.43%) Network Manager
8 18 (5.14%) Network Architect
9 15 (4.29%) Network Security Engineer
10 14 (4.00%) IP Engineer
10 14 (4.00%) Lead Network Engineer
11 13 (3.71%) Juniper Engineer
11 13 (3.71%) Network Operations Engineer
11 13 (3.71%) Operations Engineer
12 12 (3.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (2.86%) Graduate
13 10 (2.86%) Senior Security Engineer
14 9 (2.57%) Analyst
14 9 (2.57%) Principal Engineer
15 8 (2.29%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.00%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.71%) JSON
2 6 (1.71%) REST
2 6 (1.71%) XML
3 2 (0.57%) Django
3 2 (0.57%) Jinja
4 1 (0.29%) LDAP
4 1 (0.29%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 115 (32.86%) Data Centre
2 17 (4.86%) Public Cloud
3 10 (2.86%) User Experience
4 9 (2.57%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.29%) IoT
6 6 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.43%) NHS
8 4 (1.14%) Eurex
9 3 (0.86%) CCTV
9 3 (0.86%) CMDB
9 3 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.86%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.86%) Renewable Energy
10 2 (0.57%) AS400
10 2 (0.57%) iSeries
10 2 (0.57%) IVR
10 2 (0.57%) PKI
10 2 (0.57%) Replication
11 1 (0.29%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.43%) Windows
2 31 (8.86%) Linux
3 14 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (3.71%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.43%) Unix
6 10 (2.86%) Windows Server 2016
7 7 (2.00%) Windows Server 2019
8 6 (1.71%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.14%) Solaris
9 4 (1.14%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.86%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.29%) AIX
11 1 (0.29%) CentOS
11 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (18.86%) ITIL
2 40 (11.43%) Network Design
3 36 (10.29%) Change Management
3 36 (10.29%) Cybersecurity
4 33 (9.43%) Network Virtualisation
5 32 (9.14%) Network Monitoring
6 30 (8.57%) Change Control
7 28 (8.00%) Project Delivery
8 26 (7.43%) Migration
9 25 (7.14%) Agile
10 24 (6.86%) Incident Management
10 24 (6.86%) Project Management
11 23 (6.57%) Network Architecture
12 19 (5.43%) Load Balancing
13 18 (5.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 18 (5.14%) Mentoring
14 17 (4.86%) Root Cause Analysis
14 17 (4.86%) Validation
15 16 (4.57%) Network Management
16 15 (4.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 65 (18.57%) Python
2 17 (4.86%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.29%) Bash
4 7 (2.00%) Perl
4 7 (2.00%) SQL
5 3 (0.86%) Lisp
6 1 (0.29%) C
6 1 (0.29%) C++
6 1 (0.29%) Go
Qualifications
1 350 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 156 (44.57%) CCIE
3 116 (33.14%) CCNA
4 65 (18.57%) Degree
5 35 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 32 (9.14%) JNCIP
7 31 (8.86%) SC Cleared
8 18 (5.14%) JNCIA
9 14 (4.00%) CCDP
9 14 (4.00%) JNCIE
10 13 (3.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (3.43%) AWS Certification
12 11 (3.14%) CISSP
12 11 (3.14%) MCSE
13 10 (2.86%) CCIE Service Provider
14 8 (2.29%) CCIP
14 8 (2.29%) JNCIS
15 7 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (1.71%) CCIE Data Center
16 6 (1.71%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.14%) SLA
2 4 (1.14%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) GDPR
4 1 (0.29%) GRC
4 1 (0.29%) NIST
4 1 (0.29%) NIST 800
System Software
1 45 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (7.71%) VMware NSX
3 26 (7.43%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.00%) Firmware
5 4 (1.14%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.57%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.57%) vSphere
8 1 (0.29%) iptables
8 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 60 (17.14%) Ansible
2 21 (6.00%) Nagios
3 20 (5.71%) FortiGate
4 14 (4.00%) Terraform
5 9 (2.57%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (2.00%) Kubernetes
6 7 (2.00%) SCCM
7 6 (1.71%) Cisco Prime
7 6 (1.71%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (1.43%) TrustSec
9 4 (1.14%) Cacti
10 3 (0.86%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 3 (0.86%) Cisco UCCE
11 1 (0.29%) Autotask
11 1 (0.29%) Avamar
11 1 (0.29%) Forum Sentry
11 1 (0.29%) Stealthwatch
11 1 (0.29%) WhatsUp Gold
11 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 268 (76.57%) Cisco
2 111 (31.71%) Palo Alto
3 98 (28.00%) F5
4 86 (24.57%) Fortinet
5 76 (21.71%) CheckPoint
6 64 (18.29%) Juniper
7 50 (14.29%) VMware
8 47 (13.43%) Meraki
9 43 (12.29%) Citrix
9 43 (12.29%) SolarWinds
10 36 (10.29%) Zscaler
11 34 (9.71%) Microsoft
12 32 (9.14%) Aruba
13 20 (5.71%) Arista
14 17 (4.86%) Riverbed
15 16 (4.57%) Forcepoint
16 14 (4.00%) Nokia
17 12 (3.43%) SAP
18 10 (2.86%) Infoblox
19 9 (2.57%) HP