The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Kent / Maidstone
Rank 24 17 17
Rank change year-on-year -7 0  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 8 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 7.08% 10.29% 8.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.81% 16.28% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 8
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% +10.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone.

Academic & Professional Certification
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 31 43 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 27.43% 63.24% 21.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 17
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -10.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £23,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone citing CCNP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Maidstone

CCNP
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Maidstone

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (75.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Forcepoint
2 6 (75.00%) Change Management
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (75.00%) CCSE
2 6 (75.00%) Sourcefire
2 6 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Aruba
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 6 (75.00%) SLA
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 6 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Escalation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Change Management
1 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCSE
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Aruba
2 6 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) Forcepoint
2 6 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 6 (75.00%) Sourcefire