Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 191 221
Rank change year-on-year -109 +30 -21
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 749 1,249 1,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.08% 1.79% 1.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.78% 7.45% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 644 1,070 1,169
London median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.48% -1.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,625 £38,000
90th Percentile £82,013 £73,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +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 15,682 16,755 22,299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.53% 23.98% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12,361 13,597 18,355
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -93 135 £57,500 +4.55% 20
West London -49 46 £50,000 +15.61% 9
East London +1 34 £58,000 +7.41% 6
South London -20 26 £42,500 -19.05% 5
North London +1 2 £36,250 -38.30%
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 749 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 639 (85.31%) Cisco
3 386 (51.54%) Firewall
4 294 (39.25%) CCNA
5 260 (34.71%) BGP
6 259 (34.58%) MPLS
7 257 (34.31%) WAN
8 249 (33.24%) CCIE
9 226 (30.17%) OSPF
10 222 (29.64%) Finance
11 205 (27.37%) Juniper
11 205 (27.37%) Network Security
12 181 (24.17%) Wireless
13 178 (23.77%) LAN
14 168 (22.43%) Cisco ASA
15 166 (22.16%) CheckPoint
16 160 (21.36%) VPN
17 158 (21.09%) F5
18 147 (19.63%) Data Centre
19 144 (19.23%) Palo Alto
20 140 (18.69%) TCP/IP
21 139 (18.56%) VMware
22 135 (18.02%) Cisco Nexus
23 131 (17.49%) Cisco IOS
24 130 (17.36%) DNS
25 123 (16.42%) Microsoft
26 122 (16.29%) IPsec
27 118 (15.75%) EIGRP
28 116 (15.49%) Unified Communications
29 110 (14.69%) 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 52 (6.94%) Skype for Business
2 42 (5.61%) CMS
3 23 (3.07%) MS Exchange
4 15 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (1.20%) Apache
6 5 (0.67%) SAS
7 4 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.53%) IIS
8 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.40%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.13%) CloudStack
Applications
1 20 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (8.41%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (6.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (4.14%) Office 365
4 25 (3.34%) SaaS
5 15 (2.00%) IaaS
6 14 (1.87%) PaaS
7 6 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.13%) G Suite
9 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 386 (51.54%) Firewall
2 260 (34.71%) BGP
3 259 (34.58%) MPLS
4 257 (34.31%) WAN
5 226 (30.17%) OSPF
6 205 (27.37%) Network Security
7 181 (24.17%) Wireless
8 178 (23.77%) LAN
9 168 (22.43%) Cisco ASA
10 160 (21.36%) VPN
11 140 (18.69%) TCP/IP
12 135 (18.02%) Cisco Nexus
13 131 (17.49%) Cisco IOS
14 130 (17.36%) DNS
15 122 (16.29%) IPsec
16 118 (15.75%) EIGRP
17 116 (15.49%) Unified Communications
18 107 (14.29%) DHCP
19 106 (14.15%) VoIP
20 68 (9.08%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (3.87%) Big Data
2 8 (1.07%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (0.27%) Informix
5 2 (0.27%) MySQL
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (1.74%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (0.93%) Metasploit
3 4 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.40%) JIRA
5 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 222 (29.64%) Finance
2 100 (13.35%) Banking
3 94 (12.55%) Telecoms
4 33 (4.41%) Retail
5 26 (3.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 19 (2.54%) Law
7 18 (2.40%) Manufacturing
8 16 (2.14%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.87%) Advertising
10 10 (1.34%) Marketing
11 8 (1.07%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.80%) Legal
13 5 (0.67%) Mandarin Language
13 5 (0.67%) Publishing
14 4 (0.53%) French Language
14 4 (0.53%) German Language
14 4 (0.53%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.40%) Games
16 2 (0.27%) Billing
16 2 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 321 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 107 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 104 (13.89%) Senior Network Engineer
4 88 (11.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 76 (10.15%) Consultant
6 71 (9.48%) Architect
6 71 (9.48%) Support Engineer
7 64 (8.54%) Network Support
8 58 (7.74%) Cisco Consultant
8 58 (7.74%) Network Support Engineer
9 57 (7.61%) Analyst
10 44 (5.87%) Cisco Architect
11 38 (5.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 36 (4.81%) Security Consultant
13 35 (4.67%) Network Analyst
14 34 (4.54%) Solutions Architect
15 32 (4.27%) Cisco Security Consultant
16 31 (4.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
16 31 (4.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 30 (4.01%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (7.48%) XMPP
2 29 (3.87%) 802.1X
3 10 (1.34%) LDAP
4 8 (1.07%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.27%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (0.27%) Web Services
6 1 (0.13%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.13%) CSS
6 1 (0.13%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 147 (19.63%) Data Centre
2 60 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (5.87%) Computer Science
4 42 (5.61%) Clustering
5 22 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (1.47%) PKI
6 11 (1.47%) PMI
7 10 (1.34%) Public Cloud
8 9 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (1.20%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.07%) Eurex
10 7 (0.93%) Cyberattack
10 7 (0.93%) Fintech
10 7 (0.93%) Hedge funds
11 6 (0.80%) Cyber Defence
11 6 (0.80%) Driving Licence
11 6 (0.80%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (0.80%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 5 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (0.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 110 (14.69%) Windows
2 105 (14.02%) Linux
3 56 (7.48%) Windows Server
4 44 (5.87%) Unix
5 20 (2.67%) Debian
5 20 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (2.00%) CentOS
7 13 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.60%) Solaris
9 9 (1.20%) Ubuntu
10 8 (1.07%) Windows 10
11 7 (0.93%) SUSE
12 6 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.67%) Android
13 5 (0.67%) Kali Linux
13 5 (0.67%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.67%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.53%) AIX
14 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.40%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (12.42%) Network Design
2 84 (11.21%) ITIL
3 64 (8.54%) Presales
4 58 (7.74%) Mentoring
5 56 (7.48%) Load Balancing
6 45 (6.01%) Analytics
7 44 (5.87%) Security Architecture
8 39 (5.21%) Network Monitoring
9 37 (4.94%) Cybersecurity
10 33 (4.41%) Service Delivery
10 33 (4.41%) SIEM
11 32 (4.27%) Line Management
12 31 (4.14%) Network Management
13 29 (3.87%) Change Management
14 27 (3.60%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (3.20%) ITIL V3
16 23 (3.07%) Migration
16 23 (3.07%) Network Virtualisation
16 23 (3.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 22 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (10.41%) Python
2 34 (4.54%) Perl
3 29 (3.87%) PowerShell
4 26 (3.47%) Bash Shell
5 13 (1.74%) PHP
6 8 (1.07%) Java
7 6 (0.80%) C
7 6 (0.80%) SQL
8 4 (0.53%) Bourne shell
8 4 (0.53%) C-shell
8 4 (0.53%) Korn
8 4 (0.53%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.40%) C++
9 3 (0.40%) VBScript
10 2 (0.27%) C#
10 2 (0.27%) VBA
11 1 (0.13%) Groovy
11 1 (0.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 749 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 294 (39.25%) CCNA
3 249 (33.24%) CCIE
4 94 (12.55%) Degree
5 74 (9.88%) CCDP
6 71 (9.48%) CCVP
7 67 (8.95%) JNCIP
8 63 (8.41%) CISSP
9 58 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 55 (7.34%) MCSE
11 43 (5.74%) CCSE
12 34 (4.54%) CCSA
13 31 (4.14%) CCDE
13 31 (4.14%) CCNP Voice
13 31 (4.14%) JNCIS
14 30 (4.01%) Computer Science Degree
15 29 (3.87%) MCSA
16 26 (3.47%) Security Cleared
17 25 (3.34%) CCIE Security
18 24 (3.20%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.27%) SLA
2 17 (2.27%) PMO
3 14 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.47%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.80%) COBIT
5 6 (0.80%) GDPR
5 6 (0.80%) QA
6 2 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.13%) GCP
System Software
1 96 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 88 (11.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (4.27%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (2.00%) vSphere
5 15 (2.00%) XenApp
6 12 (1.60%) VMware NSX
6 12 (1.60%) XenDesktop
7 8 (1.07%) KVM
7 8 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.93%) Snort
9 5 (0.67%) XenServer
10 4 (0.53%) Firmware
11 2 (0.27%) iptables
11 2 (0.27%) NFS
11 2 (0.27%) Samba
11 2 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 102 (13.62%) Cisco CUCM
2 69 (9.21%) Cisco UCCX
3 66 (8.81%) Cisco UCCE
4 33 (4.41%) Ansible
5 31 (4.14%) Nagios
6 24 (3.20%) FortiGate
6 24 (3.20%) Puppet
7 20 (2.67%) ZABBIX
8 16 (2.14%) Cacti
9 15 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
10 13 (1.74%) TrustSec
11 11 (1.47%) Terraform
12 9 (1.20%) Salt
13 8 (1.07%) SolarWinds Orion
14 7 (0.93%) Nessus
15 6 (0.80%) SCOM
15 6 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
16 5 (0.67%) OpenView
16 5 (0.67%) QRadar
17 4 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 639 (85.31%) Cisco
2 205 (27.37%) Juniper
3 166 (22.16%) CheckPoint
4 158 (21.09%) F5
5 144 (19.23%) Palo Alto
6 139 (18.56%) VMware
7 123 (16.42%) Microsoft
8 69 (9.21%) SolarWinds
9 64 (8.54%) Citrix
10 47 (6.28%) Meraki
11 45 (6.01%) Riverbed
11 45 (6.01%) Splunk
12 44 (5.87%) Fortinet
13 35 (4.67%) Dell
14 32 (4.27%) HP
15 31 (4.14%) EMC
16 30 (4.01%) Sourcefire
17 27 (3.60%) NetApp
18 25 (3.34%) Red Hat
19 23 (3.07%) Google