Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 294 215
Rank change year-on-year +19 -79 0
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 804 853 1,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.21% 1.15% 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 5.11% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 685 726 1,059
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £36,625
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £74,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 14,463 16,678 18,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.74% 22.51% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10,790 12,537 14,945
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,152 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.79% +0.28% +1.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +50 192 £65,000 +8.33% 44
West London -13 17 £50,000 - 13
South London -29 16 £46,848 +10.23% 3
East London -15 11 £56,500 +13.80% 6
North London +11 1 £59,000 +62.76%
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 804 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 696 (86.57%) Cisco
3 480 (59.70%) Firewall
4 337 (41.92%) WAN
5 299 (37.19%) CCNA
6 298 (37.06%) CheckPoint
7 276 (34.33%) CCIE
8 258 (32.09%) BGP
9 257 (31.97%) MPLS
10 231 (28.73%) Finance
11 230 (28.61%) Wireless
11 230 (28.61%) OSPF
12 215 (26.74%) Cisco Nexus
13 214 (26.62%) Network Security
14 210 (26.12%) LAN
15 206 (25.62%) Cisco ASA
16 204 (25.37%) F5
17 199 (24.75%) Palo Alto
18 187 (23.26%) Data Centre
19 185 (23.01%) VPN
20 174 (21.64%) Juniper
21 169 (21.02%) Microsoft
22 132 (16.42%) Banking
23 130 (16.17%) Telecoms
24 116 (14.43%) EIGRP
25 115 (14.30%) VMware
26 112 (13.93%) Problem-Solving
27 107 (13.31%) Windows
28 106 (13.18%) IPsec
29 100 (12.44%) TCP/IP

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 37 (4.60%) Skype for Business
2 30 (3.73%) CMS
3 13 (1.62%) OpenStack
4 12 (1.49%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.37%) IIS
6 8 (1.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.50%) Apache
7 4 (0.50%) SAS
8 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.25%) nginx
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (1.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.12%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 62 (7.71%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (6.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (4.60%) Office 365
4 12 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (1.49%) IaaS
5 11 (1.37%) SaaS
6 7 (0.87%) Mimecast
7 6 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.75%) PaaS
8 4 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.50%) Route 53
8 4 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.25%) Serverless
10 1 (0.12%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 480 (59.70%) Firewall
2 337 (41.92%) WAN
3 258 (32.09%) BGP
4 257 (31.97%) MPLS
5 230 (28.61%) OSPF
5 230 (28.61%) Wireless
6 215 (26.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 214 (26.62%) Network Security
8 210 (26.12%) LAN
9 206 (25.62%) Cisco ASA
10 185 (23.01%) VPN
11 116 (14.43%) EIGRP
12 106 (13.18%) IPsec
13 100 (12.44%) TCP/IP
14 90 (11.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 82 (10.20%) Cisco IOS
16 76 (9.45%) VoIP
17 66 (8.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 65 (8.08%) Wi-Fi
19 63 (7.84%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (0.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.37%) MySQL
3 2 (0.25%) Big Data
3 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.12%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.50%) Hudson
2 4 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (0.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.12%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.12%) JIRA
4 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
General
1 231 (28.73%) Finance
2 132 (16.42%) Banking
3 130 (16.17%) Telecoms
4 50 (6.22%) Advertising
5 48 (5.97%) Law
6 42 (5.22%) Legal
7 27 (3.36%) Retail
8 26 (3.23%) French Language
8 26 (3.23%) German Language
8 26 (3.23%) Italian Language
9 16 (1.99%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.49%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.49%) Spanish Language
11 11 (1.37%) Marketing
12 9 (1.12%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.75%) Japanese Language
14 4 (0.50%) Mandarin Language
15 3 (0.37%) Local Government
16 2 (0.25%) Billing
16 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 427 (53.11%) Network Engineer
2 148 (18.41%) Cisco Engineer
3 102 (12.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 100 (12.44%) Security Engineer
5 83 (10.32%) Senior Network Engineer
6 76 (9.45%) Consultant
7 75 (9.33%) Network Security Engineer
8 69 (8.58%) Support Engineer
9 49 (6.09%) Architect
10 42 (5.22%) Analyst
11 41 (5.10%) Network Support
12 39 (4.85%) Network Support Engineer
13 33 (4.10%) Cisco Support
13 33 (4.10%) Network Consultant
14 32 (3.98%) Security Analyst
15 31 (3.86%) Cisco Security Engineer
15 31 (3.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 31 (3.86%) Network Manager
16 30 (3.73%) Cisco Analyst
16 30 (3.73%) Cisco Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (8.46%) 802.1X
2 60 (7.46%) XMPP
3 14 (1.74%) SailPoint
4 6 (0.75%) Web Services
5 4 (0.50%) Middleware
5 4 (0.50%) OAuth
5 4 (0.50%) OpenID
5 4 (0.50%) SAML
6 2 (0.25%) Flash
6 2 (0.25%) JSON
6 2 (0.25%) LDAP
7 1 (0.12%) .NET
7 1 (0.12%) Ajax
7 1 (0.12%) CGI
7 1 (0.12%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.12%) HTML
7 1 (0.12%) Jinja
7 1 (0.12%) LAMP
7 1 (0.12%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.12%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 187 (23.26%) Data Centre
2 84 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.36%) Video Conferencing
4 20 (2.49%) Clustering
5 18 (2.24%) Management Information System
6 15 (1.87%) Hedge funds
7 14 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (1.62%) Fintech
9 12 (1.49%) SCADA
10 9 (1.12%) NHS
11 8 (1.00%) Private Cloud
11 8 (1.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 7 (0.87%) CMDB
12 7 (0.87%) Replication
12 7 (0.87%) Wiki
13 6 (0.75%) PKI
14 5 (0.62%) BBC
14 5 (0.62%) BYOD
14 5 (0.62%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 107 (13.31%) Windows
2 76 (9.45%) Windows Server
3 49 (6.09%) Linux
4 46 (5.72%) Unix
5 18 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.87%) Windows 10
7 7 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.50%) CentOS
8 4 (0.50%) Debian
9 3 (0.37%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.25%) Kali Linux
10 2 (0.25%) SUSE
10 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.12%) Android
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Solaris
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (13.93%) Problem-Solving
2 79 (9.83%) Network Management
3 75 (9.33%) ITIL
4 62 (7.71%) Network Design
5 57 (7.09%) Time Management
6 55 (6.84%) Load Balancing
6 55 (6.84%) Root Cause Analysis
7 52 (6.47%) Presales
8 50 (6.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 43 (5.35%) Computer Science
10 42 (5.22%) Network Monitoring
11 39 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 39 (4.85%) Network Virtualisation
12 38 (4.73%) Cybersecurity
13 37 (4.60%) Mentoring
14 35 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
14 35 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
15 34 (4.23%) Service Delivery
16 31 (3.86%) Information Security
17 30 (3.73%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 68 (8.46%) Python
2 48 (5.97%) Perl
3 35 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 27 (3.36%) Shell Script
5 19 (2.36%) SQL
6 10 (1.24%) Bash Shell
6 10 (1.24%) R
7 5 (0.62%) Ruby
8 4 (0.50%) C
8 4 (0.50%) Java
9 3 (0.37%) PHP
10 2 (0.25%) Tcl
10 2 (0.25%) VB
11 1 (0.12%) AWK
11 1 (0.12%) C#
11 1 (0.12%) sed
11 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 804 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 299 (37.19%) CCNA
3 276 (34.33%) CCIE
4 84 (10.45%) Degree
5 48 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 47 (5.85%) CISSP
7 45 (5.60%) GIAC
8 42 (5.22%) CCVP
8 42 (5.22%) CEH
9 41 (5.10%) MCSE
10 38 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
11 35 (4.35%) CCDP
12 33 (4.10%) JNCIA
13 32 (3.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 26 (3.23%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 26 (3.23%) GSEC
15 24 (2.99%) CCSA
16 22 (2.74%) CISM
16 22 (2.74%) JNCIP
16 22 (2.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (3.36%) SLA
3 26 (3.23%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (1.62%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.62%) PMBOK
5 5 (0.62%) PMO
5 5 (0.62%) QA
6 2 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 85 (10.57%) Active Directory
2 83 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (3.11%) VMware NSX
3 25 (3.11%) vSphere
4 12 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.37%) Firmware
6 9 (1.12%) ProxySG
7 8 (1.00%) VMware Server
8 6 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.62%) Docker
9 5 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.50%) XenApp
11 3 (0.37%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.37%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.37%) XenServer
12 2 (0.25%) vCloud
13 1 (0.12%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.12%) GlusterFS
13 1 (0.12%) KVM
13 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 74 (9.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 45 (5.60%) Cisco UCCX
3 35 (4.35%) Cisco UCCE
4 27 (3.36%) Cisco Prime
5 25 (3.11%) Nagios
6 24 (2.99%) Ansible
7 23 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
8 14 (1.74%) FortiGate
8 14 (1.74%) SCCM
8 14 (1.74%) Stealthwatch
9 13 (1.62%) CASB
9 13 (1.62%) Nessus
9 13 (1.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 13 (1.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 11 (1.37%) vCenter Server
11 7 (0.87%) Puppet
11 7 (0.87%) Single Sign-On
12 6 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
13 5 (0.62%) Cacti
13 5 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 696 (86.57%) Cisco
2 298 (37.06%) CheckPoint
3 204 (25.37%) F5
4 199 (24.75%) Palo Alto
5 174 (21.64%) Juniper
6 169 (21.02%) Microsoft
7 115 (14.30%) VMware
8 79 (9.83%) SolarWinds
9 63 (7.84%) Meraki
10 52 (6.47%) HP
11 48 (5.97%) Dell
12 42 (5.22%) Citrix
13 41 (5.10%) Riverbed
14 40 (4.98%) Fortinet
15 35 (4.35%) Symantec
16 33 (4.10%) Splunk
17 31 (3.86%) Blue Coat
18 27 (3.36%) McAfee
18 27 (3.36%) NetApp
19 24 (2.99%) EMC