The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 10 19 29
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 12 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 12.50% 6.18% 3.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.00% 22.00% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 9
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33%  
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 Middlesex.

Academic & Professional Certification
Middlesex
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 25 50 104
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 26.04% 28.09% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 86
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +19.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £38,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

CCNP
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Middlesex

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (68.42%) Juniper
3 12 (63.16%) VoIP
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco
3 12 (63.16%) Network Design
3 12 (63.16%) Time Management
4 8 (42.11%) CCIE
4 8 (42.11%) WAN
4 8 (42.11%) LAN
4 8 (42.11%) Riverbed
5 7 (36.84%) Project Planning
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (36.84%) Internet
5 7 (36.84%) VPN
6 6 (31.58%) DNS
6 6 (31.58%) SSL
6 6 (31.58%) BGP
6 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
6 6 (31.58%) Firewall
6 6 (31.58%) CCVP
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (26.32%) OSPF
7 5 (26.32%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
8 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (5.26%) MPLS
8 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
8 1 (5.26%) CCIP
8 1 (5.26%) CCNA

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 12 (63.16%) VoIP
2 8 (42.11%) LAN
2 8 (42.11%) WAN
3 7 (36.84%) Internet
3 7 (36.84%) VPN
4 6 (31.58%) BGP
4 6 (31.58%) DNS
4 6 (31.58%) Firewall
4 6 (31.58%) SSL
5 5 (26.32%) OSPF
6 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
6 1 (5.26%) MPLS
6 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.26%) VPLS
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Administrator
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Administrator
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Network Administrator
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Network Administrator
2 6 (31.58%) Voice Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Voice Network Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) VoIP Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Network Design Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) WAN Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Network Design
1 12 (63.16%) Time Management
2 7 (36.84%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Presales
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) CCIE
3 6 (31.58%) CCVP
4 1 (5.26%) CCDA
4 1 (5.26%) CCDP
4 1 (5.26%) CCIP
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Juniper
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco
3 8 (42.11%) Riverbed
4 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
5 5 (26.32%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (5.26%) Ipanema Technologies