The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England / North East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 70 83
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 9 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.58% 2.23% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.70% 7.63% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 3
Median salary £47,000 £33,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.29% -33.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

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 North East.

Academic & Professional Certification
North East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 158 236 208
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 27.82% 29.28% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 134 209 170
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £22,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 North East

CCNP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for CCNP in the North East

CCNP
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in the North East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in the North East

CCNP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Tyne and Wear +8 8 £44,000 +31.34% 1
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North East region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (65.00%) CCNA
3 11 (55.00%) MCP
3 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) Hyper-V
4 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco
5 9 (45.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (30.00%) Firewall
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) Wireless
8 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (10.00%) MCSE
10 2 (10.00%) ISDN
10 2 (10.00%) VoIP
10 2 (10.00%) WLAN
10 2 (10.00%) G Suite
10 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
10 2 (10.00%) DBS Check
10 2 (10.00%) Presales
10 2 (10.00%) XMPP
10 2 (10.00%) Google
10 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
11 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) G Suite
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (10.00%) ISDN
3 2 (10.00%) VoIP
3 2 (10.00%) WLAN
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) VLAN
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Network Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Collaboration Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
6 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
6 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) Break/Fix
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V2
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (65.00%) CCNA
3 11 (55.00%) MCP
4 9 (45.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (10.00%) DBS Check
5 2 (10.00%) MCSE
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
6 1 (5.00%) CCIE
6 1 (5.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Google
3 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft