The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 41 73 53
Rank change year-on-year +32 -20  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 9 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.35% 0.18% 2.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.25% 1.02% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 16
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.78%  
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 Northampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 80 98 148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 20.89% 17.44% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 69 91 135
Median salary £40,000 £49,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.36% +30.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

CCNP
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Northampton

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Northampton region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 17 (100.00%) LAN
1 17 (100.00%) WAN
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (58.82%) CCNA
2 10 (58.82%) Migration
2 10 (58.82%) Wireshark
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (58.82%) SolarWinds
2 10 (58.82%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 10 (58.82%) IT Strategy
3 7 (41.18%) CompTIA Security+
3 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
3 7 (41.18%) SIEM
3 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (41.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 7 (41.18%) VLAN
3 7 (41.18%) SCCM
3 7 (41.18%) Security+ Certification
3 7 (41.18%) Information Security
3 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 7 (41.18%) CISSP
3 7 (41.18%) NetApp
4 6 (35.29%) IIS
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
1 17 (100.00%) LAN
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
1 17 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (58.82%) Wireshark
3 7 (41.18%) VLAN
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (23.53%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Network Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Security Specialist
3 6 (35.29%) Information Security Specialist
3 6 (35.29%) Information Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Cyberthreat
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 10 (58.82%) IT Strategy
1 10 (58.82%) Migration
2 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (41.18%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) SIEM
3 6 (35.29%) B2B
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Matrix Management
3 6 (35.29%) Matrix Organization
3 6 (35.29%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) SEO
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) CCNA
3 7 (41.18%) CISSP
3 7 (41.18%) CompTIA Security+
3 7 (41.18%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
1 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (41.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 7 (41.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) SolarWinds
3 7 (41.18%) NetApp
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Google