The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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)
England / Midlands
Rank - 21 28
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - 1.82% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.14% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £52,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +44.52%  
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 the Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 11 28 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 42.31% 25.45% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 18
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,200 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

CCNP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for CCNP in the Midlands

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

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 Midlands region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (33.33%) Change Control
5 2 (33.33%) CCSP
6 1 (16.67%) Billing
6 1 (16.67%) XMPP
6 1 (16.67%) VLAN
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) CCNA
6 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) MGCP
6 1 (16.67%) H.323
6 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
6 1 (16.67%) F5
6 1 (16.67%) Network Security
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) CCVP
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) H.323
4 1 (16.67%) MGCP
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) WebEx
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCSP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (16.67%) CCVP
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Red Box