The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 99 82
Rank change year-on-year -1 -17  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 15 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.05% 1.18% 2.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.42% 3.83% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 25
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £57,500 £63,400
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 Oxfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 438 444 390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 30.76% 30.75% 28.14%
Number of salaries quoted 395 370 286
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Oxfordshire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Oxfordshire

CCNP
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Witney - 5 £40,000 -
Abingdon +15 2 £52,500 +5.00%
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (59.38%) Ethernet
3 18 (56.25%) Cisco
4 17 (53.13%) CCIE
5 16 (50.00%) Juniper
5 16 (50.00%) MPLS
5 16 (50.00%) OSPF
5 16 (50.00%) BGP
6 15 (46.88%) DHCP
6 15 (46.88%) VPN
6 15 (46.88%) Windows
6 15 (46.88%) LAN
6 15 (46.88%) Firewall
6 15 (46.88%) Network Security
7 13 (40.63%) CCNA
8 11 (34.38%) VoIP
8 11 (34.38%) WAN
9 10 (31.25%) Wireless
9 10 (31.25%) VLAN
10 9 (28.13%) Degree
10 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
10 9 (28.13%) SCOM
10 9 (28.13%) Polycom
10 9 (28.13%) SolarWinds
10 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (28.13%) Skype for Business
10 9 (28.13%) High Availability
10 9 (28.13%) HSRP
10 9 (28.13%) IPsec

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 9 (28.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
2 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) Ethernet
2 16 (50.00%) BGP
2 16 (50.00%) MPLS
2 16 (50.00%) OSPF
3 15 (46.88%) DHCP
3 15 (46.88%) Firewall
3 15 (46.88%) LAN
3 15 (46.88%) Network Security
3 15 (46.88%) VPN
4 11 (34.38%) VoIP
4 11 (34.38%) WAN
5 10 (31.25%) VLAN
5 10 (31.25%) Wireless
6 9 (28.13%) DNS
6 9 (28.13%) EIGRP
6 9 (28.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (28.13%) IPsec
6 9 (28.13%) Kerberos
6 9 (28.13%) LDAP
6 9 (28.13%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Network Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (34.38%) Network Manager
4 9 (28.13%) Engineering Manager
4 9 (28.13%) Network Engineering Manager
5 6 (18.75%) Network Support
5 6 (18.75%) Network Support Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Field Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
1 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.75%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) High Availability
2 6 (18.75%) Presales
3 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
3 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (3.13%) Customer Requirements
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (53.13%) CCIE
3 13 (40.63%) CCNA
4 9 (28.13%) Degree
5 6 (18.75%) JNCIA
6 3 (9.38%) CCDP
7 1 (3.13%) HP ASE
7 1 (3.13%) HPE ATP
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Nagios
1 9 (28.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Cisco
2 16 (50.00%) Juniper
3 9 (28.13%) Avaya
3 9 (28.13%) Blue Coat
3 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
3 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) Palo Alto
3 9 (28.13%) Polycom
3 9 (28.13%) SolarWinds
4 6 (18.75%) Aruba
4 6 (18.75%) HP
4 6 (18.75%) Meru Networks
4 6 (18.75%) ProCurve
4 6 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (6.25%) Sophos
6 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.13%) Meraki