Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 83 81
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -2
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 77 120 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.22% 3.44% 3.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.91% 10.12% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 73 111 130
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,125
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.24% +1.19%
10th Percentile £40,750 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 777 1186 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 32.54% 34.03% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 589 803 1260
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,950 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 77 (100.00%) Cisco
1 77 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (66.23%) Firewall
3 46 (59.74%) Juniper
3 46 (59.74%) MPLS
4 43 (55.84%) OSPF
4 43 (55.84%) BGP
5 38 (49.35%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (38.96%) F5
7 29 (37.66%) WAN
8 25 (32.47%) CheckPoint
9 24 (31.17%) CCIE
9 24 (31.17%) Network Monitoring
10 22 (28.57%) CCNA
11 19 (24.68%) Network Security
12 18 (23.38%) Load Balancing
12 18 (23.38%) Incident Management
13 17 (22.08%) TCP/IP
14 16 (20.78%) tcpdump
14 16 (20.78%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (20.78%) Data Centre
15 15 (19.48%) Palo Alto
15 15 (19.48%) Wireshark
15 15 (19.48%) VPN
15 15 (19.48%) EIGRP
15 15 (19.48%) NetScout
15 15 (19.48%) JNCIA
16 13 (16.88%) IPsec
16 13 (16.88%) VoIP
17 12 (15.58%) ITIL

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 (3.90%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.60%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (66.23%) Firewall
2 46 (59.74%) MPLS
3 43 (55.84%) BGP
3 43 (55.84%) OSPF
4 38 (49.35%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (37.66%) WAN
6 19 (24.68%) Network Security
7 17 (22.08%) TCP/IP
8 16 (20.78%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (20.78%) tcpdump
9 15 (19.48%) EIGRP
9 15 (19.48%) VPN
9 15 (19.48%) Wireshark
10 13 (16.88%) IPsec
10 13 (16.88%) VoIP
11 12 (15.58%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (15.58%) Wireless
12 9 (11.69%) BIG-IP
12 9 (11.69%) IP Telephony
13 8 (10.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
1 1 (1.30%) JMeter
1 1 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (9.09%) Advertising
2 3 (3.90%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 60 (77.92%) Network Engineer
2 29 (37.66%) Cisco Engineer
3 27 (35.06%) Senior Network Engineer
3 27 (35.06%) Support Engineer
4 22 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 20 (25.97%) Network Support
5 20 (25.97%) Network Support Engineer
6 13 (16.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 13 (16.88%) Security Engineer
7 11 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 11 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 9 (11.69%) Security Support Engineer
8 9 (11.69%) Senior Network Support
8 9 (11.69%) Senior Network Support Engineer
8 9 (11.69%) Senior Support Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) Voice Support Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) Implementation Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.79%) Virtual Team
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.60%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Windows
2 6 (7.79%) Unix
3 4 (5.19%) Linux
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) Network Monitoring
2 18 (23.38%) Incident Management
2 18 (23.38%) Load Balancing
3 12 (15.58%) ITIL
4 10 (12.99%) Network Design
5 7 (9.09%) QMS
6 5 (6.49%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.19%) Presales
8 3 (3.90%) Network Architecture
8 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.90%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (2.60%) Project Management
10 1 (1.30%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (1.30%) Information Security
10 1 (1.30%) Risk Management
10 1 (1.30%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.30%) Service Management
10 1 (1.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.39%) Perl
2 5 (6.49%) Python
2 5 (6.49%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.30%) Java
3 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (31.17%) CCIE
3 22 (28.57%) CCNA
4 15 (19.48%) JNCIA
5 10 (12.99%) JNCIS
6 9 (11.69%) JNCIP
7 8 (10.39%) Degree
8 7 (9.09%) CCDP
8 7 (9.09%) CCNP Voice
8 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
10 5 (6.49%) HND
11 4 (5.19%) CCSP
12 3 (3.90%) CCDA
12 3 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (3.90%) JNCIE
13 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
13 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
13 1 (1.30%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.60%) FreeRADIUS
3 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Cisco UCCX
2 8 (10.39%) FortiGate
3 7 (9.09%) Cisco CME
4 6 (7.79%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.30%) Ansible
6 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Cisco
2 46 (59.74%) Juniper
3 30 (38.96%) F5
4 25 (32.47%) CheckPoint
5 15 (19.48%) NetScout
5 15 (19.48%) Palo Alto
6 8 (10.39%) VMware
7 7 (9.09%) Extreme Networks
7 7 (9.09%) Fortinet
7 7 (9.09%) HP
7 7 (9.09%) Red Box
8 5 (6.49%) Arista
9 4 (5.19%) Aruba
9 4 (5.19%) IPFX
9 4 (5.19%) Meraki
9 4 (5.19%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.90%) Avaya
11 2 (2.60%) Citrix
11 2 (2.60%) Dell
11 2 (2.60%) Microsoft