Period
to 23 April 2018

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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > London
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 307 192 225
Rank change year-on-year -115 +33 -14
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 728 1,258 1,336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.04% 1.83% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.59% 7.63% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 609 1,095 1,143
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £39,350
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +5.26%

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 15,861 16,493 21,712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.66% 24.04% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12,319 13,271 18,069
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +6.80%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% -3.23% +3.33%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in London

CCNP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for CCNP in London

CCNP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in London over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

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 23 April 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Central London -82 152 £57,500 +4.55% 29
West London -28 40 £50,000 +11.11% 11
South London -34 26 £47,500 -2.56% 2
East London -6 24 £61,500 +13.89% 7
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 London region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 728 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 633 (86.95%) Cisco
3 371 (50.96%) Firewall
4 299 (41.07%) CCNA
5 259 (35.58%) WAN
6 248 (34.07%) CCIE
7 219 (30.08%) BGP
8 216 (29.67%) MPLS
9 202 (27.75%) F5
10 200 (27.47%) Cisco ASA
11 192 (26.37%) Juniper
12 190 (26.10%) Network Security
13 189 (25.96%) Finance
14 186 (25.55%) Wireless
15 175 (24.04%) OSPF
16 166 (22.80%) CheckPoint
16 166 (22.80%) Data Centre
17 164 (22.53%) VPN
18 162 (22.25%) VMware
19 153 (21.02%) Cisco Nexus
20 151 (20.74%) LAN
21 134 (18.41%) TCP/IP
22 133 (18.27%) Degree
23 123 (16.90%) Palo Alto
24 119 (16.35%) Microsoft
25 105 (14.42%) Python
25 105 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
26 104 (14.29%) DNS
27 98 (13.46%) Cisco IOS
28 97 (13.32%) Windows

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 35 (4.81%) Skype for Business
2 21 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (2.88%) MS Exchange
3 15 (2.06%) CMS
4 11 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (0.69%) Apache
6 4 (0.55%) IIS
7 1 (0.14%) SAS
7 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.10%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (9.34%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (3.43%) Office 365
4 20 (2.75%) SaaS
5 11 (1.51%) IaaS
5 11 (1.51%) PaaS
6 4 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.14%) Akamai
8 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 371 (50.96%) Firewall
2 259 (35.58%) WAN
3 219 (30.08%) BGP
4 216 (29.67%) MPLS
5 200 (27.47%) Cisco ASA
6 190 (26.10%) Network Security
7 186 (25.55%) Wireless
8 175 (24.04%) OSPF
9 164 (22.53%) VPN
10 153 (21.02%) Cisco Nexus
11 151 (20.74%) LAN
12 134 (18.41%) TCP/IP
13 104 (14.29%) DNS
14 98 (13.46%) Cisco IOS
15 94 (12.91%) Unified Communications
16 88 (12.09%) Cisco ISE
17 84 (11.54%) DHCP
18 82 (11.26%) VoIP
19 78 (10.71%) EIGRP
20 76 (10.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (5.91%) Big Data
2 5 (0.69%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.41%) Informix
3 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.41%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (0.27%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 19 (2.61%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (0.96%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.14%) JIRA
4 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 189 (25.96%) Finance
2 71 (9.75%) Telecoms
3 66 (9.07%) Banking
4 47 (6.46%) Retail
5 39 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 34 (4.67%) Manufacturing
7 31 (4.26%) Law
8 22 (3.02%) Advertising
9 10 (1.37%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.24%) Games
10 9 (1.24%) Marketing
11 7 (0.96%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.55%) Legal
12 4 (0.55%) Local Government
13 2 (0.27%) Billing
13 2 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.14%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 316 (43.41%) Network Engineer
2 104 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 91 (12.50%) Consultant
4 80 (10.99%) Senior Network Engineer
5 77 (10.58%) Architect
6 74 (10.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 57 (7.83%) Cisco Consultant
8 56 (7.69%) Analyst
9 55 (7.55%) Support Engineer
10 53 (7.28%) Solutions Architect
11 52 (7.14%) Cisco Architect
12 47 (6.46%) Security Consultant
13 46 (6.32%) Security Engineer
14 45 (6.18%) Network Support
15 39 (5.36%) Network Specialist
15 39 (5.36%) Network Support Engineer
16 38 (5.22%) Security Specialist
17 37 (5.08%) Network Security Specialist
18 36 (4.95%) Network Analyst
19 33 (4.53%) Cisco Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (7.14%) 802.1X
2 23 (3.16%) XMPP
3 8 (1.10%) LDAP
4 7 (0.96%) JSON
5 3 (0.41%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (0.41%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.27%) Web Services
7 1 (0.14%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.14%) CSS
7 1 (0.14%) REST
7 1 (0.14%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 166 (22.80%) Data Centre
2 65 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (8.38%) Computer Science
4 28 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (2.47%) Clustering
5 18 (2.47%) Cybercrime
6 15 (2.06%) Public Cloud
7 14 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
8 13 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 13 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
9 10 (1.37%) PKI
10 9 (1.24%) Cyber Defence
10 9 (1.24%) Hedge funds
10 9 (1.24%) PMI
11 8 (1.10%) BBC
11 8 (1.10%) Equities
11 8 (1.10%) Fintech
11 8 (1.10%) Fixed Income
12 7 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (0.82%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 97 (13.32%) Windows
2 91 (12.50%) Linux
3 56 (7.69%) Unix
4 46 (6.32%) Windows Server
5 20 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.79%) CentOS
8 10 (1.37%) Debian
9 9 (1.24%) Windows 10
10 8 (1.10%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.82%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.55%) Android
13 4 (0.55%) Kali Linux
14 3 (0.41%) Check Point GAiA
14 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.41%) Solaris
14 3 (0.41%) SUSE
15 2 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (12.36%) Network Design
2 88 (12.09%) Presales
3 76 (10.44%) ITIL
4 67 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
5 64 (8.79%) Analytics
6 54 (7.42%) Load Balancing
7 45 (6.18%) Cybersecurity
8 43 (5.91%) Network Monitoring
9 42 (5.77%) Mentoring
9 42 (5.77%) Security Architecture
10 40 (5.49%) Change Management
11 36 (4.95%) Network Management
11 36 (4.95%) SIEM
12 30 (4.12%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 29 (3.98%) Network Architecture
13 29 (3.98%) Security Operations
14 28 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 27 (3.71%) Service Delivery
16 26 (3.57%) Time Management
17 25 (3.43%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 105 (14.42%) Python
2 40 (5.49%) PowerShell
3 27 (3.71%) Bash Shell
4 25 (3.43%) Perl
5 21 (2.88%) C
6 18 (2.47%) C#
6 18 (2.47%) VBA
7 11 (1.51%) PHP
8 10 (1.37%) Java
9 7 (0.96%) Ruby
9 7 (0.96%) SQL
10 4 (0.55%) C++
10 4 (0.55%) Groovy
11 3 (0.41%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.41%) VBScript
12 2 (0.27%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.27%) C-shell
12 2 (0.27%) Korn
Qualifications
1 728 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 299 (41.07%) CCNA
3 248 (34.07%) CCIE
4 133 (18.27%) Degree
5 67 (9.20%) CCDP
6 63 (8.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 54 (7.42%) CISSP
8 48 (6.59%) JNCIP
9 39 (5.36%) CCSE
10 37 (5.08%) CCVP
11 36 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 34 (4.67%) MCSE
13 32 (4.40%) CCIE Security
14 28 (3.85%) CCSA
14 28 (3.85%) JNCIE
14 28 (3.85%) Security Cleared
15 26 (3.57%) CCDE
16 25 (3.43%) JNCIA
17 24 (3.30%) CCIE Routing and Switching
18 23 (3.16%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (2.06%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.92%) PMO
4 13 (1.79%) SLA
5 9 (1.24%) COBIT
5 9 (1.24%) GDPR
6 8 (1.10%) QA
7 4 (0.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 105 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (8.65%) Active Directory
3 31 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
4 25 (3.43%) XenApp
5 20 (2.75%) XenDesktop
6 16 (2.20%) Hyper-V
7 14 (1.92%) Firmware
8 12 (1.65%) XenServer
9 9 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (1.24%) VMware NSX
10 8 (1.10%) KVM
10 8 (1.10%) vSphere
11 7 (0.96%) Snort
12 6 (0.82%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.41%) NFS
13 3 (0.41%) Samba
14 2 (0.27%) iptables
14 2 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 67 (9.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 41 (5.63%) Nagios
3 37 (5.08%) Cisco UCCX
4 34 (4.67%) Cisco UCCE
5 28 (3.85%) Puppet
6 26 (3.57%) Ansible
7 18 (2.47%) Terraform
8 17 (2.34%) FortiGate
8 17 (2.34%) ZABBIX
9 16 (2.20%) Cacti
9 16 (2.20%) Cisco Prime
10 13 (1.79%) TrustSec
11 9 (1.24%) SCOM
11 9 (1.24%) Single Sign-On
12 8 (1.10%) Salt
13 7 (0.96%) Nessus
14 6 (0.82%) Stealthwatch
15 5 (0.69%) Backup Exec
15 5 (0.69%) WSUS
16 4 (0.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 633 (86.95%) Cisco
2 202 (27.75%) F5
3 192 (26.37%) Juniper
4 166 (22.80%) CheckPoint
5 162 (22.25%) VMware
6 123 (16.90%) Palo Alto
7 119 (16.35%) Microsoft
8 79 (10.85%) SolarWinds
9 61 (8.38%) Meraki
10 57 (7.83%) Citrix
11 56 (7.69%) EMC
12 55 (7.55%) NetApp
13 51 (7.01%) Splunk
14 46 (6.32%) Dell
15 42 (5.77%) HP
16 34 (4.67%) Infoblox
17 33 (4.53%) Fortinet
18 32 (4.40%) Blue Coat
19 30 (4.12%) Imperva
20 28 (3.85%) Google