The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 151 117
Rank change year-on-year +33 -34  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 85 29 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.18% 0.86% 1.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.32% 3.50% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 62 23 56
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +16.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,750
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 Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 912 829 1113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.40% 24.58% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 692 683 897
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

CCNP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Manchester

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Manchester

CCNP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 14 £40,000 -
Altrincham - 4 £40,000 -
Salford - 3 £30,000 - 1
Wigan - 2 £38,750 -
Oldham - 1 £37,500 - 1
Stockport - 1 £42,500 -
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 156 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 143 (91.67%) Cisco
3 100 (64.10%) Firewall
4 57 (36.54%) WAN
5 55 (35.26%) LAN
6 54 (34.62%) Data Centre
7 49 (31.41%) CCNA
8 47 (30.13%) DNS
9 44 (28.21%) CheckPoint
9 44 (28.21%) Telecoms
10 41 (26.28%) MPLS
10 41 (26.28%) Juniper
11 40 (25.64%) Network Management
12 39 (25.00%) Network Security
12 39 (25.00%) ITIL
12 39 (25.00%) Finance
12 39 (25.00%) Wireless
13 36 (23.08%) Active Directory
13 36 (23.08%) CCIE
13 36 (23.08%) BGP
14 32 (20.51%) Ethernet
14 32 (20.51%) VPN
14 32 (20.51%) Fortinet
15 30 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (18.59%) Network Design
16 29 (18.59%) Windows
16 29 (18.59%) TCP/IP
17 28 (17.95%) Wi-Fi
17 28 (17.95%) PCI DSS
18 26 (16.67%) Degree

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (64.10%) Firewall
2 57 (36.54%) WAN
3 55 (35.26%) LAN
4 47 (30.13%) DNS
5 41 (26.28%) MPLS
6 39 (25.00%) Network Security
6 39 (25.00%) Wireless
7 36 (23.08%) BGP
8 32 (20.51%) Ethernet
8 32 (20.51%) VPN
9 29 (18.59%) TCP/IP
10 28 (17.95%) Wi-Fi
11 25 (16.03%) Internet
12 23 (14.74%) Broadband
12 23 (14.74%) TACACS
13 21 (13.46%) Cisco Nexus
13 21 (13.46%) Cisco Wireless
14 20 (12.82%) OSPF
15 19 (12.18%) DHCP
16 18 (11.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Git (software)
General
1 44 (28.21%) Telecoms
2 39 (25.00%) Finance
3 24 (15.38%) Retail
4 21 (13.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (5.77%) Banking
5 9 (5.77%) Legal
6 3 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 30 (19.23%) Consultant
3 28 (17.95%) Cisco Engineer
4 21 (13.46%) Network Consultant
4 21 (13.46%) Network Security Consultant
4 21 (13.46%) Security Consultant
5 17 (10.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 15 (9.62%) Senior Network Engineer
7 14 (8.97%) Analyst
7 14 (8.97%) Windows Engineer
8 13 (8.33%) Network Analyst
9 12 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (7.05%) Designer
10 11 (7.05%) Network Designer
11 9 (5.77%) Information Assurance Consultant
12 8 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (5.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (4.49%) Cisco Analyst
13 7 (4.49%) Firewall Engineer
14 6 (3.85%) Cisco Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.21%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.64%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 54 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 30 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.77%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.56%) iPad
7 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.64%) IPTV
7 1 (0.64%) IVR
7 1 (0.64%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.64%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.59%) Windows
2 24 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 13 (8.33%) Linux
4 12 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.56%) Unix
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.64%) Network Management
2 39 (25.00%) ITIL
3 29 (18.59%) Network Design
4 25 (16.03%) High Availability
5 18 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 17 (10.90%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (9.62%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (8.33%) Migration
10 12 (7.69%) Change Management
10 12 (7.69%) Risk Management
11 11 (7.05%) Network Planning
12 10 (6.41%) Load Balancing
13 9 (5.77%) Business Development
13 9 (5.77%) Incident Management
13 9 (5.77%) Information Assurance
13 9 (5.77%) Mathematics
13 9 (5.77%) Network Architecture
13 9 (5.77%) Reverse Engineering
13 9 (5.77%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.18%) SQL
2 9 (5.77%) C
3 7 (4.49%) Perl
3 7 (4.49%) PHP
3 7 (4.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 156 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (31.41%) CCNA
3 36 (23.08%) CCIE
4 26 (16.67%) Degree
5 23 (14.74%) CCSE
6 20 (12.82%) JNCIP
7 14 (8.97%) CCSA
8 13 (8.33%) CCSP
9 9 (5.77%) CISM
9 9 (5.77%) CISSP
9 9 (5.77%) DV Cleared
9 9 (5.77%) Security Cleared
10 5 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (2.56%) MCP
11 4 (2.56%) MCSA
11 4 (2.56%) MCSE
11 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.92%) CCDP
12 3 (1.92%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.28%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (17.95%) PCI DSS
2 12 (7.69%) SLA
3 9 (5.77%) Cyber Essentials
3 9 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 36 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.64%) pfSense
3 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (12.82%) Nagios
2 19 (12.18%) OpenNMS
3 18 (11.54%) FortiGate
4 16 (10.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 16 (10.26%) Cisco Prime
5 15 (9.62%) Puppet
5 15 (9.62%) RANCID
5 15 (9.62%) SCCM
6 11 (7.05%) Cacti
7 5 (3.21%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (1.92%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.64%) Graylog
Vendors
1 143 (91.67%) Cisco
2 44 (28.21%) CheckPoint
3 41 (26.28%) Juniper
4 32 (20.51%) Fortinet
5 21 (13.46%) Ericsson
5 21 (13.46%) Huawei
6 20 (12.82%) F5
7 17 (10.90%) VMware
8 14 (8.97%) HP
8 14 (8.97%) Riverbed
9 13 (8.33%) Splunk
10 9 (5.77%) Brocade
10 9 (5.77%) Foundry
10 9 (5.77%) ZyXEL
11 8 (5.13%) Citrix
11 8 (5.13%) Microsoft
12 7 (4.49%) Palo Alto
13 6 (3.85%) SolarWinds
14 5 (3.21%) SonicWALL
15 3 (1.92%) IronPort
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: £75000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
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