Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 74 84
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10 +18
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 14 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.33% 1.41% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.60% 5.69% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 5
Merseyside median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -24.00% -1.96%
10th Percentile £35,800 £36,850 £43,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £48,050 £63,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -6.59%

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 Merseyside.

Academic & Professional Certification
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 250 246 302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 23.76% 24.80% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 145 176 197
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,875 £21,800
90th Percentile £59,000 £64,375 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Merseyside

CCNP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Merseyside

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Merseyside over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Merseyside

CCNP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Liverpool 0 12 £50,000 +31.58%
CCNP
North West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Network Security
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) CCNA
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) Network Design
4 4 (28.57%) Network Management
4 4 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (28.57%) Statistics
4 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 3 (21.43%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 3 (21.43%) CCIE
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) Presales
5 3 (21.43%) CCDE
6 2 (14.29%) Logistics
6 2 (14.29%) Aruba
6 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
1 7 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) NX-OS
5 1 (7.14%) SMS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Network Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Network Design
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) Network Management
2 4 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 4 (28.57%) Statistics
3 3 (21.43%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) Logistics
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) CCDE
3 3 (21.43%) CCIE
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) Aruba