Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 79 47
Rank change year-on-year -32 -32 +30
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 39 88 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.55% 3.48% 5.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.01% 10.09% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 81 177
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%

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 649 872 1,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 25.76% 34.45% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 544 609 1,064
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -9.52% +6.06%

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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (84.62%) Cisco
3 20 (51.28%) CCIE
3 20 (51.28%) CCNA
4 18 (46.15%) Firewall
5 16 (41.03%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (38.46%) Juniper
6 15 (38.46%) MPLS
7 14 (35.90%) BGP
8 13 (33.33%) OSPF
9 12 (30.77%) WAN
9 12 (30.77%) Network Design
9 12 (30.77%) F5
10 11 (28.21%) Palo Alto
10 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (28.21%) ITIL
11 10 (25.64%) VPN
11 10 (25.64%) Wireless
12 9 (23.08%) FortiGate
13 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
13 8 (20.51%) Network Security
13 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
13 8 (20.51%) HP
14 7 (17.95%) RIP
14 7 (17.95%) LAN
14 7 (17.95%) Meraki
15 6 (15.38%) Presales
15 6 (15.38%) Degree
15 6 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (15.38%) Cisco PIX

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) Firewall
2 16 (41.03%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (38.46%) MPLS
4 14 (35.90%) BGP
5 13 (33.33%) OSPF
6 12 (30.77%) WAN
7 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (25.64%) VPN
8 10 (25.64%) Wireless
9 8 (20.51%) Network Security
10 7 (17.95%) LAN
10 7 (17.95%) RIP
11 6 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
12 5 (12.82%) NetScaler
12 5 (12.82%) VoIP
12 5 (12.82%) WLAN
13 4 (10.26%) Cisco Firepower
13 4 (10.26%) Ethernet
13 4 (10.26%) IOS XR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Network Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Architect
2 5 (12.82%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) IT Manager
3 4 (10.26%) ITIL Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Network Architect
3 4 (10.26%) Network Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Network Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Core Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Firewall Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Network Design Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Network Technical Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) NHS
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Network Design
2 11 (28.21%) ITIL
3 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
4 6 (15.38%) Presales
5 5 (12.82%) Change Control
5 5 (12.82%) ITSM
5 5 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.26%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.69%) Network Management
7 3 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.13%) Network Architecture
8 2 (5.13%) Prototyping
8 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Workflow
9 1 (2.56%) Stress Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Perl
1 3 (7.69%) Python
2 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (51.28%) CCIE
2 20 (51.28%) CCNA
3 6 (15.38%) Degree
3 6 (15.38%) JNCIA
4 5 (12.82%) CCDP
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (12.82%) JNCIP
5 4 (10.26%) CCDA
5 4 (10.26%) CCSA
5 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
5 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.69%) CCSE
6 3 (7.69%) JNCIE
6 3 (7.69%) JNCIS
7 2 (5.13%) HND
8 1 (2.56%) CCIP
8 1 (2.56%) CCSP
8 1 (2.56%) CISSP
8 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.56%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.13%) Ansible
2 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Cacti
3 1 (2.56%) Nagios
3 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 33 (84.62%) Cisco
2 15 (38.46%) Juniper
3 12 (30.77%) F5
4 11 (28.21%) Palo Alto
5 8 (20.51%) HP
6 7 (17.95%) Meraki
7 5 (12.82%) VMware
8 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
9 3 (7.69%) Arista
9 3 (7.69%) Avaya
9 3 (7.69%) Dell
10 2 (5.13%) Brocade
10 2 (5.13%) EMC
10 2 (5.13%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (5.13%) IBM
11 1 (2.56%) Aruba
11 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.56%) Meru Networks
11 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL