Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > London
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 467 307 270
Rank change year-on-year -160 -37 +12
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 293 228 671
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.57% 0.93% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.12% 5.07% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 241 179 570
10th Percentile £30,825 £49,500 £41,975
25th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.34% +20.83% -
75th Percentile £82,500 £120,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 - £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - - +2.90%

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 9,389 4,495 9,860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.26% 18.43% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5,655 3,638 7,636
10th Percentile £38,750 £39,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
75th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% 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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -36 44 £65,000 -7.14% 14
West London -60 12 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South London -27 6 £53,750 -2.27% 4
East London - 4 £52,500 - 4
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 293 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 205 (69.97%) Cisco
3 148 (50.51%) Firewall
4 117 (39.93%) MPLS
5 116 (39.59%) WAN
6 114 (38.91%) Data Centre
7 111 (37.88%) BGP
8 108 (36.86%) CCNA
9 103 (35.15%) CCIE
10 85 (29.01%) Social Skills
11 81 (27.65%) OSPF
12 80 (27.30%) VPN
13 73 (24.91%) Palo Alto
14 65 (22.18%) Degree
15 63 (21.50%) Finance
16 62 (21.16%) LAN
17 61 (20.82%) Network Design
18 60 (20.48%) AWS
19 57 (19.45%) Azure
20 55 (18.77%) ITIL
21 52 (17.75%) Telecoms
22 48 (16.38%) Project Management
22 48 (16.38%) Network Security
23 47 (16.04%) SolarWinds
24 45 (15.36%) Cybersecurity
24 45 (15.36%) Wireless
25 44 (15.02%) Wi-Fi
26 43 (14.68%) Juniper
27 41 (13.99%) Windows
27 41 (13.99%) Microsoft

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 3 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (1.02%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (0.68%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.34%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (8.19%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.34%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 60 (20.48%) AWS
2 57 (19.45%) Azure
3 37 (12.63%) Microsoft 365
4 12 (4.10%) GCP
5 7 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (2.39%) IaaS
6 5 (1.71%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (1.71%) Mimecast
7 4 (1.37%) Akamai
7 4 (1.37%) Power Platform
7 4 (1.37%) PowerApps
7 4 (1.37%) SaaS
8 3 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.02%) AWS Direct Connect
8 3 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.02%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 3 (1.02%) PaaS
9 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.34%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.34%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 148 (50.51%) Firewall
2 117 (39.93%) MPLS
3 116 (39.59%) WAN
4 111 (37.88%) BGP
5 81 (27.65%) OSPF
6 80 (27.30%) VPN
7 62 (21.16%) LAN
8 48 (16.38%) Network Security
9 45 (15.36%) Wireless
10 44 (15.02%) Wi-Fi
11 38 (12.97%) SD-WAN
11 38 (12.97%) VLAN
12 35 (11.95%) IP Telephony
12 35 (11.95%) IPsec
13 33 (11.26%) Multicast
14 30 (10.24%) DNS
14 30 (10.24%) TCP/IP
15 27 (9.22%) Cisco Nexus
15 27 (9.22%) VoIP
16 25 (8.53%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.02%) MongoDB
1 3 (1.02%) MySQL
1 3 (1.02%) Redis
2 2 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.34%) GIS
Development Applications
1 16 (5.46%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.05%) JIRA
3 4 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 85 (29.01%) Social Skills
2 63 (21.50%) Finance
3 52 (17.75%) Telecoms
4 24 (8.19%) Banking
5 18 (6.14%) Organisational Skills
6 17 (5.80%) Documentation Skills
6 17 (5.80%) French Language
6 17 (5.80%) German Language
6 17 (5.80%) Italian Language
6 17 (5.80%) Spanish Language
7 16 (5.46%) Portuguese Language
8 15 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.71%) Billing
9 5 (1.71%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.71%) Presentation Skills
10 4 (1.37%) Retail
11 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.68%) Front Office
11 2 (0.68%) Games
11 2 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 142 (48.46%) Network Engineer
2 34 (11.60%) Senior Network Engineer
3 31 (10.58%) Cisco Engineer
4 27 (9.22%) Security Engineer
5 22 (7.51%) Juniper Engineer
5 22 (7.51%) Network Security Engineer
6 21 (7.17%) Architect
7 19 (6.48%) Principal Engineer
8 18 (6.14%) IP Engineer
9 17 (5.80%) Network Architect
10 16 (5.46%) Principal Network Engineer
11 14 (4.78%) Voice Engineer
12 13 (4.44%) NOC Engineer
13 12 (4.10%) Senior Voice Engineer
13 12 (4.10%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (3.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 10 (3.41%) Network Team Leader
15 10 (3.41%) Team Leader
16 9 (3.07%) Consultant
16 9 (3.07%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.46%) JSON
1 16 (5.46%) XML
2 8 (2.73%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.37%) Jinja
3 4 (1.37%) LDAP
3 4 (1.37%) YAML
4 3 (1.02%) Celery
4 3 (1.02%) DOM
4 3 (1.02%) OpenAPI
4 3 (1.02%) REST
4 3 (1.02%) Swagger
5 2 (0.68%) XMPP
6 1 (0.34%) .NET
6 1 (0.34%) J2EE
6 1 (0.34%) Keras
6 1 (0.34%) PyTorch
6 1 (0.34%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 114 (38.91%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.17%) Public Cloud
2 21 (7.17%) User Experience
3 10 (3.41%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (1.71%) Cyber Defence
4 5 (1.71%) Eurex
5 4 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.02%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.02%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.02%) PKI
7 2 (0.68%) Fibre Optics
7 2 (0.68%) Social Media
8 1 (0.34%) DataPower
8 1 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.34%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.34%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.99%) Windows
2 28 (9.56%) Linux
3 24 (8.19%) Windows 10
4 22 (7.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (7.51%) Windows Server 2016
5 18 (6.14%) Mac OS X
6 8 (2.73%) Unix
7 7 (2.39%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.05%) Windows Server 2019
9 5 (1.71%) Solaris
9 5 (1.71%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.02%) CentOS
10 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.68%) SUSE
11 2 (0.68%) VMS
11 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.34%) Debian
12 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.82%) Network Design
2 55 (18.77%) ITIL
3 48 (16.38%) Project Management
4 45 (15.36%) Cybersecurity
5 35 (11.95%) Change Management
6 30 (10.24%) Computer Science
7 28 (9.56%) Migration
7 28 (9.56%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (8.53%) Network Monitoring
9 24 (8.19%) Information Security
10 22 (7.51%) Network Architecture
11 20 (6.83%) Time Management
12 17 (5.80%) Data Loss Prevention
12 17 (5.80%) IT Governance
12 17 (5.80%) Test Automation
13 14 (4.78%) Presales
14 13 (4.44%) Change Control
15 12 (4.10%) Network Management
15 12 (4.10%) Procure-to-Pay
16 10 (3.41%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 34 (11.60%) Python
2 15 (5.12%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.37%) Bash
4 2 (0.68%) C++
5 1 (0.34%) C
5 1 (0.34%) Java
Qualifications
1 293 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 108 (36.86%) CCNA
3 103 (35.15%) CCIE
4 65 (22.18%) Degree
5 23 (7.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (7.85%) JNCIA
6 15 (5.12%) CCIE Service Provider
7 14 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (4.44%) JNCIP
9 12 (4.10%) CCVP
10 11 (3.75%) MCSE
11 9 (3.07%) CCDP
11 9 (3.07%) CISSP
12 8 (2.73%) CCIE Data Center
12 8 (2.73%) CCSP
13 7 (2.39%) CISM
13 7 (2.39%) CWNA
13 7 (2.39%) JNCIS
13 7 (2.39%) MCSA
13 7 (2.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.85%) SLA
2 8 (2.73%) GDPR
3 6 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.02%) NIST
5 2 (0.68%) QA
6 1 (0.34%) GRC
6 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.34%) NCSC
6 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.34%) SOC 2
System Software
1 24 (8.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.39%) vSphere
3 6 (2.05%) VMware NSX
4 4 (1.37%) Docker
5 3 (1.02%) iptables
6 2 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.68%) XenApp
7 1 (0.34%) Firmware
7 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 30 (10.24%) Terraform
2 27 (9.22%) Cisco CUCM
3 24 (8.19%) Ansible
4 21 (7.17%) Nagios
5 10 (3.41%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (2.05%) Puppet
7 5 (1.71%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (1.37%) Icinga
8 4 (1.37%) Kubernetes
8 4 (1.37%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.02%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 3 (1.02%) Avamar
9 3 (1.02%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.02%) Grafana
9 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.02%) Packer
9 3 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (1.02%) vRealize
10 2 (0.68%) Nessus
10 2 (0.68%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 205 (69.97%) Cisco
2 73 (24.91%) Palo Alto
3 47 (16.04%) SolarWinds
4 43 (14.68%) Juniper
5 41 (13.99%) Microsoft
6 35 (11.95%) F5
7 29 (9.90%) CheckPoint
7 29 (9.90%) Fortinet
8 27 (9.22%) Meraki
9 22 (7.51%) Aruba
9 22 (7.51%) VMware
10 19 (6.48%) Nokia
11 15 (5.12%) Speakerbus
12 14 (4.78%) Arista
13 13 (4.44%) Dell
14 12 (4.10%) Citrix
15 8 (2.73%) Red Hat
16 6 (2.05%) Avaya
16 6 (2.05%) HP
16 6 (2.05%) Ruckus Wireless