Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 281 228 217
Rank change year-on-year -53 -11 +12
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 870 1138 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.16% 1.50% 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.17% 6.22% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 745 1022 1173
London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +7.84%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,625 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £78,500
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 16842 18300 22763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.42% 24.07% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12580 15190 18572
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.80% +7.00%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
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 23 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -60 119 £60,000 +9.09% 8
West London -31 60 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South London +15 38 £42,500 -10.53% 1
East London +5 26 £55,000 +1.85% 4
North London -5 2 £36,250 -39.58%
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 870 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 734 (84.37%) Cisco
3 533 (61.26%) Firewall
4 363 (41.72%) CCNA
5 349 (40.11%) BGP
6 340 (39.08%) MPLS
7 331 (38.05%) OSPF
8 319 (36.67%) WAN
9 297 (34.14%) CCIE
10 264 (30.34%) Finance
11 260 (29.89%) Network Security
12 249 (28.62%) Juniper
12 249 (28.62%) VPN
13 240 (27.59%) CheckPoint
14 239 (27.47%) Wireless
14 239 (27.47%) Palo Alto
15 233 (26.78%) LAN
16 206 (23.68%) Data Centre
17 194 (22.30%) Cisco ASA
18 185 (21.26%) IPsec
18 185 (21.26%) Cisco Nexus
19 178 (20.46%) EIGRP
20 169 (19.43%) Microsoft
21 160 (18.39%) F5
22 152 (17.47%) DNS
23 151 (17.36%) VoIP
24 149 (17.13%) Windows
24 149 (17.13%) Banking
25 147 (16.90%) Cisco IOS
26 138 (15.86%) Cisco CUCM

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 59 (6.78%) CMS
2 50 (5.75%) Skype for Business
3 38 (4.37%) MS Exchange
4 29 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (1.72%) IIS
7 9 (1.03%) Apache
8 8 (0.92%) SAS
9 5 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.46%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.46%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.11%) CloudStack
Applications
1 29 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 23 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 79 (9.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (8.39%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (4.02%) Office 365
4 22 (2.53%) SaaS
5 21 (2.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 9 (1.03%) G Suite
7 6 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.69%) IaaS
8 5 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.57%) PaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 533 (61.26%) Firewall
2 349 (40.11%) BGP
3 340 (39.08%) MPLS
4 331 (38.05%) OSPF
5 319 (36.67%) WAN
6 260 (29.89%) Network Security
7 249 (28.62%) VPN
8 239 (27.47%) Wireless
9 233 (26.78%) LAN
10 194 (22.30%) Cisco ASA
11 185 (21.26%) Cisco Nexus
11 185 (21.26%) IPsec
12 178 (20.46%) EIGRP
13 152 (17.47%) DNS
14 151 (17.36%) VoIP
15 147 (16.90%) Cisco IOS
16 109 (12.53%) Unified Communications
17 105 (12.07%) TCP/IP
18 100 (11.49%) DHCP
19 91 (10.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.26%) Big Data
2 11 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.23%) MySQL
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (0.46%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.34%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.23%) JIRA
6 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.11%) Subversion
General
1 264 (30.34%) Finance
2 149 (17.13%) Banking
3 96 (11.03%) Telecoms
4 36 (4.14%) Law
5 28 (3.22%) Investment Banking
6 14 (1.61%) Retail
7 12 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.15%) Advertising
8 10 (1.15%) Publishing
9 9 (1.03%) Legal
10 8 (0.92%) French Language
10 8 (0.92%) German Language
10 8 (0.92%) Italian Language
11 7 (0.80%) Games
12 6 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
14 4 (0.46%) Marketing
15 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 443 (50.92%) Network Engineer
2 183 (21.03%) Cisco Engineer
3 162 (18.62%) Senior Network Engineer
4 145 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 80 (9.20%) Analyst
6 66 (7.59%) Network Support
6 66 (7.59%) Support Engineer
7 63 (7.24%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 61 (7.01%) Architect
8 61 (7.01%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 59 (6.78%) Network Analyst
10 58 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
11 56 (6.44%) Security Engineer
12 54 (6.21%) Security Analyst
13 53 (6.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 51 (5.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 49 (5.63%) Network Security Engineer
16 45 (5.17%) Network Security Analyst
17 44 (5.06%) Consultant
18 41 (4.71%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (10.23%) XMPP
2 39 (4.48%) 802.1X
3 11 (1.26%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (0.34%) CSS
5 2 (0.23%) XML
6 1 (0.11%) HTML
6 1 (0.11%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.11%) RFC 2547
6 1 (0.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 206 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 70 (8.05%) Clustering
3 54 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (5.52%) Computer Science
5 42 (4.83%) Video Conferencing
6 24 (2.76%) PKI
7 15 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 14 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.49%) Eurex
10 12 (1.38%) Driving Licence
10 12 (1.38%) iPad
11 11 (1.26%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 9 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (0.80%) DataPower
13 7 (0.80%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.80%) Equities
13 7 (0.80%) Fixed Income
13 7 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (0.80%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.69%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 149 (17.13%) Windows
2 134 (15.40%) Linux
3 72 (8.28%) Windows Server
4 49 (5.63%) Unix
5 36 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (2.07%) Debian
8 15 (1.72%) Solaris
9 13 (1.49%) Windows XP
10 10 (1.15%) Mac OS X
10 10 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (0.92%) CentOS
12 7 (0.80%) SUSE
12 7 (0.80%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.69%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.46%) AIX
14 4 (0.46%) Android
14 4 (0.46%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (14.37%) Network Design
2 113 (12.99%) ITIL
3 68 (7.82%) Network Management
4 63 (7.24%) Load Balancing
5 61 (7.01%) Network Monitoring
6 55 (6.32%) High Availability
7 53 (6.09%) Mentoring
8 44 (5.06%) SIEM
9 41 (4.71%) Change Management
10 40 (4.60%) Line Management
11 38 (4.37%) Migration
12 37 (4.25%) Low Latency
13 36 (4.14%) Time Management
14 35 (4.02%) Statistics
15 34 (3.91%) Penetration Testing
16 33 (3.79%) Cybersecurity
16 33 (3.79%) Information Security
16 33 (3.79%) Service Delivery
17 32 (3.68%) Presales
18 31 (3.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 67 (7.70%) Python
2 49 (5.63%) Perl
3 29 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 14 (1.61%) PowerShell
5 10 (1.15%) Java
6 8 (0.92%) SQL
7 4 (0.46%) Bourne shell
7 4 (0.46%) C-shell
7 4 (0.46%) Korn
7 4 (0.46%) PHP
8 3 (0.34%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.23%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.11%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 870 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 363 (41.72%) CCNA
3 297 (34.14%) CCIE
4 92 (10.57%) CCVP
5 87 (10.00%) CISSP
6 82 (9.43%) JNCIP
7 79 (9.08%) Degree
8 74 (8.51%) CCSA
9 71 (8.16%) CCSE
10 64 (7.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 62 (7.13%) MCSE
12 55 (6.32%) CCNP Voice
13 46 (5.29%) CCDP
14 45 (5.17%) Check Point Certification
15 44 (5.06%) JNCIS
16 35 (4.02%) CISM
17 31 (3.56%) Computer Science Degree
17 31 (3.56%) MCSA
18 29 (3.33%) CCDA
19 28 (3.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.94%) SLA
2 22 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.07%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.49%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (0.80%) PMO
6 5 (0.57%) QA
7 3 (0.34%) GDPR
8 1 (0.11%) GCP
System Software
1 123 (14.14%) Active Directory
2 68 (7.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (6.32%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.30%) vSphere
5 15 (1.72%) XenApp
6 13 (1.49%) VMware NSX
7 11 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.69%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.57%) vCloud
10 3 (0.34%) Firmware
10 3 (0.34%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.34%) Snort
10 3 (0.34%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.23%) iptables
11 2 (0.23%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.11%) Ceph
12 1 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 138 (15.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 107 (12.30%) Cisco UCCX
3 83 (9.54%) Cisco UCCE
4 31 (3.56%) FortiGate
5 27 (3.10%) Cisco Prime
6 24 (2.76%) SolarWinds Orion
7 23 (2.64%) Nagios
8 21 (2.41%) Ansible
9 15 (1.72%) Cacti
10 10 (1.15%) ZABBIX
11 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
11 9 (1.03%) OpenView
11 9 (1.03%) Puppet
12 8 (0.92%) QRadar
13 5 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
14 4 (0.46%) SCCM
14 4 (0.46%) SCOM
15 3 (0.34%) Nessus
15 3 (0.34%) Salt
16 2 (0.23%) SELinux
Vendors
1 734 (84.37%) Cisco
2 249 (28.62%) Juniper
3 240 (27.59%) CheckPoint
4 239 (27.47%) Palo Alto
5 169 (19.43%) Microsoft
6 160 (18.39%) F5
7 106 (12.18%) VMware
8 95 (10.92%) Citrix
9 79 (9.08%) SolarWinds
10 71 (8.16%) Riverbed
11 49 (5.63%) Fortinet
12 40 (4.60%) Meraki
13 33 (3.79%) NICE Systems
14 32 (3.68%) HP
15 27 (3.10%) Aruba
16 24 (2.76%) Dell
17 20 (2.30%) Red Hat
18 19 (2.18%) Avaya
19 18 (2.07%) Sourcefire
19 18 (2.07%) Splunk