Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 99 72
Rank change year-on-year -16 -27 -16
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 34 63 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.74% 2.48% 3.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.42% 8.26% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 59 104
Reading median annual salary £42,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,000 £40,750 £36,625
90th Percentile £72,750 £65,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% +1.85%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 530 763 1,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 27.07% 30.02% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 421 586 686
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £49,969 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.04% -14.29% +5.00%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Reading

CCNP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Reading

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Reading over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (88.24%) Cisco
3 25 (73.53%) CCNA
4 23 (67.65%) Firewall
5 18 (52.94%) OSPF
6 17 (50.00%) BGP
7 14 (41.18%) MPLS
8 13 (38.24%) WAN
8 13 (38.24%) SNMP
8 13 (38.24%) Network Management
9 10 (29.41%) xDSL
9 10 (29.41%) Tech Ops
9 10 (29.41%) Ethernet
9 10 (29.41%) PPP
9 10 (29.41%) ITIL
9 10 (29.41%) X.21
9 10 (29.41%) DSL
9 10 (29.41%) L2TP
9 10 (29.41%) Change Management
9 10 (29.41%) IPsec
10 9 (26.47%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (23.53%) ITSM
12 7 (20.59%) Wireless
12 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 5 (14.71%) Presales
13 5 (14.71%) Internet
13 5 (14.71%) VPN
13 5 (14.71%) Juniper
14 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
14 4 (11.76%) CWNA

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (67.65%) Firewall
2 18 (52.94%) OSPF
3 17 (50.00%) BGP
4 14 (41.18%) MPLS
5 13 (38.24%) SNMP
5 13 (38.24%) WAN
6 10 (29.41%) DSL
6 10 (29.41%) Ethernet
6 10 (29.41%) IPsec
6 10 (29.41%) L2TP
6 10 (29.41%) PPP
6 10 (29.41%) X.21
6 10 (29.41%) xDSL
7 7 (20.59%) Wireless
8 5 (14.71%) Internet
8 5 (14.71%) VPN
9 3 (8.82%) IGMP
9 3 (8.82%) LAN
9 3 (8.82%) VoIP
9 3 (8.82%) VRRP
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Network Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Network Operations Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) NOC Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) IP Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Security Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Security Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Network Support
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Network Management
2 10 (29.41%) Change Management
2 10 (29.41%) ITIL
2 10 (29.41%) Tech Ops
3 9 (26.47%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (23.53%) ITSM
5 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (14.71%) Presales
7 3 (8.82%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (8.82%) SIEM
8 2 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (5.88%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.94%) Business Development
9 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
9 1 (2.94%) Stress Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (73.53%) CCNA
3 4 (11.76%) CCSA
3 4 (11.76%) CWNA
3 4 (11.76%) Degree
3 4 (11.76%) JNCIA
3 4 (11.76%) JNCIP
3 4 (11.76%) JNCIS
4 3 (8.82%) CISSP
5 2 (5.88%) CCIE
5 2 (5.88%) CCSE
5 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Cisco
2 5 (14.71%) Juniper
3 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.82%) Aruba
4 3 (8.82%) F5
5 2 (5.88%) EMC
5 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) Mitel