Period
to 17 August 2018

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 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 177 199
Rank change year-on-year -41 +22 +1
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 67 126 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.91% 1.55% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.61% 6.90% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 61 102 63
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +0.57%
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £59,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -4.49%

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 Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,454 1,825 1,719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.86% 22.39% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,139 1,495 1,464
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,750 £67,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - +1.27%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 67 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (86.57%) Cisco
3 40 (59.70%) CCNA
4 36 (53.73%) LAN
5 31 (46.27%) WAN
6 30 (44.78%) Firewall
7 25 (37.31%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (31.34%) Wi-Fi
8 21 (31.34%) Windows
9 20 (29.85%) Wireless
10 19 (28.36%) Network Security
11 17 (25.37%) Fortinet
12 16 (23.88%) Meraki
13 15 (22.39%) Windows Server
14 13 (19.40%) VMware
14 13 (19.40%) Juniper
14 13 (19.40%) Presales
15 12 (17.91%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (17.91%) SAN
15 12 (17.91%) Asset Management
16 11 (16.42%) Cisco IPT
16 11 (16.42%) Incident Management
16 11 (16.42%) Problem Management
16 11 (16.42%) SLA
16 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (16.42%) Change Control
16 11 (16.42%) Palo Alto
17 10 (14.93%) Cisco ISE
17 10 (14.93%) FortiGate
17 10 (14.93%) Problem-Solving

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 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (8.96%) Office 365
2 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 36 (53.73%) LAN
2 31 (46.27%) WAN
3 30 (44.78%) Firewall
4 25 (37.31%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (31.34%) Wi-Fi
6 20 (29.85%) Wireless
7 19 (28.36%) Network Security
8 12 (17.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (17.91%) SAN
9 11 (16.42%) Cisco IPT
10 10 (14.93%) Cisco Firepower
10 10 (14.93%) Cisco ISE
11 9 (13.43%) VoIP
12 8 (11.94%) IPv4
12 8 (11.94%) IPv6
12 8 (11.94%) WLAN
13 6 (8.96%) BGP
13 6 (8.96%) DNS
13 6 (8.96%) MPLS
13 6 (8.96%) VPN
General
1 9 (13.43%) Retail
2 8 (11.94%) Games
3 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.46%) Finance
5 2 (2.99%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Network Engineer
2 16 (23.88%) Consultant
3 15 (22.39%) Cisco Consultant
3 15 (22.39%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 15 (22.39%) Security Consultant
4 11 (16.42%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (14.93%) Architect
6 9 (13.43%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) Cisco Presales Consultant
6 9 (13.43%) Presales Consultant
6 9 (13.43%) Security Presales Consultant
6 9 (13.43%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) LAN Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Presales Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Security Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Security Manager
8 6 (8.96%) Security Architect
8 6 (8.96%) Solutions Consultant
8 6 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
1 6 (8.96%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.34%) Windows
2 15 (22.39%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.45%) Linux
4 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) Presales
2 12 (17.91%) Asset Management
3 11 (16.42%) Change Control
3 11 (16.42%) Incident Management
3 11 (16.42%) Problem Management
4 10 (14.93%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.94%) ITIL
6 8 (11.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (10.45%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (10.45%) Information Security
7 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (8.96%) PQQ
8 6 (8.96%) Product Management
8 6 (8.96%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (8.96%) Time Management
9 5 (7.46%) Decision-Making
9 5 (7.46%) Service Design
9 5 (7.46%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.48%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (59.70%) CCNA
3 10 (14.93%) CCDP
4 8 (11.94%) CISSP
4 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
5 7 (10.45%) CCIE
5 7 (10.45%) CISM
5 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
6 6 (8.96%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (7.46%) MCP
7 5 (7.46%) MCSE
7 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (7.46%) VCP5
7 5 (7.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.99%) Degree
9 1 (1.49%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) SLA
2 6 (8.96%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (13.43%) Firmware
3 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.49%) vCloud
4 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (14.93%) FortiGate
2 9 (13.43%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (11.94%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (8.96%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 58 (86.57%) Cisco
2 17 (25.37%) Fortinet
3 16 (23.88%) Meraki
4 13 (19.40%) Juniper
4 13 (19.40%) VMware
5 11 (16.42%) Palo Alto
6 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
6 9 (13.43%) SolarWinds
7 8 (11.94%) Citrix
7 8 (11.94%) NetApp
8 7 (10.45%) CheckPoint
9 6 (8.96%) IronPort
10 4 (5.97%) F5
11 3 (4.48%) HP
12 2 (2.99%) Arista
12 2 (2.99%) Blue Coat
12 2 (2.99%) Dell
13 1 (1.49%) Extreme Networks
13 1 (1.49%) Google
13 1 (1.49%) Nortel