Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 259 285 293
Rank change year-on-year +26 +8 -46
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 688 794 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.26% 1.18% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.32% 5.37% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 562 668 755
London median annual salary £59,375 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +4.35% +5.02%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £79,900 £80,000 £78,250
England median annual salary £51,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.86% +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 10,882 14,789 17,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.96% 21.95% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8,243 11,095 12,705
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.11% +0.91%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 20 November 2019.

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 20 November 2019. 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 -11 145 £57,500 -11.54% 26
West London +54 52 £55,000 +10.00% 15
South London +27 42 £50,000 +8.23% 5
East London +19 11 £47,500 -5.00% 9
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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.

1 688 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 531 (77.18%) Cisco
3 416 (60.47%) Firewall
4 324 (47.09%) WAN
5 319 (46.37%) CCNA
6 313 (45.49%) LAN
7 240 (34.88%) BGP
8 237 (34.45%) MPLS
9 214 (31.10%) OSPF
10 207 (30.09%) Network Security
11 206 (29.94%) VPN
12 205 (29.80%) Data Centre
13 177 (25.73%) Palo Alto
14 169 (24.56%) Wireless
15 164 (23.84%) CCIE
16 151 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
17 150 (21.80%) Finance
18 139 (20.20%) TCP/IP
19 136 (19.77%) Juniper
20 135 (19.62%) Azure
21 128 (18.60%) ITIL
22 124 (18.02%) Network Design
23 123 (17.88%) CheckPoint
24 121 (17.59%) AWS
25 116 (16.86%) IPsec
26 115 (16.72%) Degree
27 110 (15.99%) Windows
28 105 (15.26%) VMware
29 104 (15.12%) F5
30 100 (14.53%) VLAN

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 (5.09%) Skype for Business
2 21 (3.05%) MS Exchange
3 17 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (1.16%) IIS
6 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.15%) Confluence
7 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (3.05%) MS Visio
2 10 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 135 (19.62%) Azure
2 121 (17.59%) AWS
3 30 (4.36%) Office 365
4 15 (2.18%) OpenShift
5 12 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.31%) GCP
7 8 (1.16%) G Suite
8 6 (0.87%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 5 (0.73%) IaaS
10 4 (0.58%) PaaS
10 4 (0.58%) SaaS
11 3 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.15%) GitHub
13 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 416 (60.47%) Firewall
2 324 (47.09%) WAN
3 313 (45.49%) LAN
4 240 (34.88%) BGP
5 237 (34.45%) MPLS
6 214 (31.10%) OSPF
7 207 (30.09%) Network Security
8 206 (29.94%) VPN
9 169 (24.56%) Wireless
10 151 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
11 139 (20.20%) TCP/IP
12 116 (16.86%) IPsec
13 100 (14.53%) VLAN
14 97 (14.10%) Cisco Nexus
15 95 (13.81%) Internet
16 86 (12.50%) VoIP
17 85 (12.35%) WLAN
18 77 (11.19%) Multicast
19 76 (11.05%) DNS
20 74 (10.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.60%) MySQL
1 11 (1.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 40 (5.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 11 (1.60%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.45%) Subversion
4 7 (1.02%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.73%) Fiddler
6 2 (0.29%) JIRA
7 1 (0.15%) Ant
7 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.15%) Maven
7 1 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 150 (21.80%) Finance
2 100 (14.53%) Telecoms
3 57 (8.28%) Banking
4 49 (7.12%) Retail
5 21 (3.05%) Financial Institution
6 20 (2.91%) Public Sector
7 17 (2.47%) Marketing
8 14 (2.03%) French Language
8 14 (2.03%) German Language
8 14 (2.03%) Italian Language
8 14 (2.03%) Law
9 10 (1.45%) Legal
10 7 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.73%) Advertising
11 5 (0.73%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.58%) Local Government
12 4 (0.58%) Mandarin Language
12 4 (0.58%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.44%) Front Office
13 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 385 (55.96%) Network Engineer
2 125 (18.17%) Senior Network Engineer
3 76 (11.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 63 (9.16%) Consultant
5 59 (8.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 50 (7.27%) Network Consultant
6 50 (7.27%) Security Engineer
7 48 (6.98%) Network Security Engineer
8 44 (6.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 41 (5.96%) Architect
10 31 (4.51%) Firewall Engineer
11 30 (4.36%) Network Architect
12 26 (3.78%) Support Engineer
13 23 (3.34%) Voice Engineer
14 22 (3.20%) Network Support
15 20 (2.91%) Analyst
15 20 (2.91%) Network Support Engineer
16 19 (2.76%) Network Specialist
17 18 (2.62%) IP Engineer
18 17 (2.47%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.22%) 802.1X
2 20 (2.91%) XMPP
3 11 (1.60%) Web Services
4 10 (1.45%) LAMP
4 10 (1.45%) LDAP
5 4 (0.58%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (0.44%) .NET
6 3 (0.44%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.44%) OAuth
6 3 (0.44%) OpenID
6 3 (0.44%) SailPoint
6 3 (0.44%) SAML
7 2 (0.29%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.15%) COM
8 1 (0.15%) CSS
8 1 (0.15%) Jinja
8 1 (0.15%) JSON
8 1 (0.15%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 205 (29.80%) Data Centre
2 39 (5.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 34 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (2.76%) Management Information System
5 17 (2.47%) Private Cloud
6 15 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (1.74%) Video\Live Streaming
8 11 (1.60%) CCTV
8 11 (1.60%) Replication
9 10 (1.45%) Clustering
9 10 (1.45%) IPTV
9 10 (1.45%) MPEG
10 6 (0.87%) Hedge funds
10 6 (0.87%) User Experience
11 5 (0.73%) Fibre Optics
11 5 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.73%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.44%) Eurex
12 3 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 110 (15.99%) Windows
2 71 (10.32%) Linux
3 58 (8.43%) Windows Server
4 21 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (2.62%) CentOS
6 18 (2.62%) Ubuntu
7 12 (1.74%) Solaris
8 11 (1.60%) Unix
9 6 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.73%) SUSE
10 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.58%) Debian
11 4 (0.58%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.58%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.44%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (18.60%) ITIL
2 124 (18.02%) Network Design
3 71 (10.32%) Load Balancing
4 65 (9.45%) Network Monitoring
5 60 (8.72%) Problem-Solving
6 57 (8.28%) Cybersecurity
7 56 (8.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 46 (6.69%) Network Management
9 44 (6.40%) Project Delivery
10 43 (6.25%) Service Management
11 39 (5.67%) Migration
11 39 (5.67%) Presales
12 34 (4.94%) DDoS Mitigation
13 32 (4.65%) Change Management
13 32 (4.65%) Computer Science
14 29 (4.22%) Information Security
14 29 (4.22%) TOGAF
15 27 (3.92%) High Availability
16 23 (3.34%) Change Control
16 23 (3.34%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (5.52%) Python
2 21 (3.05%) Bash Shell
3 20 (2.91%) SQL
4 17 (2.47%) PowerShell
5 6 (0.87%) Perl
6 4 (0.58%) R
7 3 (0.44%) PHP
8 2 (0.29%) C
9 1 (0.15%) C++
9 1 (0.15%) Java
9 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.15%) Tcl
9 1 (0.15%) VB
9 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 688 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 319 (46.37%) CCNA
3 164 (23.84%) CCIE
4 115 (16.72%) Degree
5 79 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 72 (10.47%) MCSE
7 41 (5.96%) CCDP
8 39 (5.67%) JNCIP
8 39 (5.67%) MCSA
9 32 (4.65%) CCSE
10 31 (4.51%) CCSA
10 31 (4.51%) JNCIA
11 30 (4.36%) Security Cleared
12 27 (3.92%) SC Cleared
13 23 (3.34%) CISSP
14 22 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
14 22 (3.20%) JNCIS
15 21 (3.05%) SANS
16 18 (2.62%) CCDA
17 15 (2.18%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.67%) SLA
2 8 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials
3 7 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.02%) QA
4 3 (0.44%) GDPR
4 3 (0.44%) PMO
5 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.15%) FISMA
System Software
1 59 (8.58%) Active Directory
2 57 (8.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.62%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.33%) VMware NSX
5 15 (2.18%) Docker
6 14 (2.03%) Firmware
7 10 (1.45%) DRBD
7 10 (1.45%) GlusterFS
7 10 (1.45%) ProxySG
8 9 (1.31%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.16%) XenApp
10 6 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.58%) Xen
13 2 (0.29%) NFS
14 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 36 (5.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 30 (4.36%) FortiGate
3 21 (3.05%) Ansible
4 19 (2.76%) Puppet
5 16 (2.33%) Nagios
6 15 (2.18%) Kubernetes
7 13 (1.89%) Cisco Prime
8 12 (1.74%) Stealthwatch
9 11 (1.60%) SCCM
10 10 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
10 10 (1.45%) Galera Cluster
10 10 (1.45%) ZABBIX
11 9 (1.31%) Cisco CME
11 9 (1.31%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (0.44%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.44%) Cacti
12 3 (0.44%) Iperf
12 3 (0.44%) SCOrch
12 3 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
13 2 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 531 (77.18%) Cisco
2 177 (25.73%) Palo Alto
3 136 (19.77%) Juniper
4 123 (17.88%) CheckPoint
5 105 (15.26%) VMware
6 104 (15.12%) F5
7 93 (13.52%) Microsoft
8 88 (12.79%) Meraki
9 75 (10.90%) SolarWinds
10 55 (7.99%) Fortinet
11 41 (5.96%) Citrix
12 38 (5.52%) Aruba
13 36 (5.23%) HP
14 29 (4.22%) Blue Coat
15 22 (3.20%) Extreme Networks
15 22 (3.20%) Zscaler
16 20 (2.91%) Huawei
17 19 (2.76%) Red Hat
18 17 (2.47%) Arista
19 15 (2.18%) Infoblox