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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 84 48 66
Rank change year-on-year -36 +18  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 27 105 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.17% 5.40% 3.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.68% 15.04% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 24 88 54
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £40,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 Reading.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reading
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 404 698 992
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.45% 35.89% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 264 549 572
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +8.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Reading

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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

1 89 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (93.26%) Cisco
3 46 (51.69%) Network Design
4 44 (49.44%) Firewall
5 41 (46.07%) CCNA
6 36 (40.45%) CCIE
7 30 (33.71%) Juniper
8 29 (32.58%) Cisco Nexus
9 27 (30.34%) CheckPoint
10 26 (29.21%) Data Centre
11 24 (26.97%) Network Monitoring
11 24 (26.97%) Network Architecture
11 24 (26.97%) F5
11 24 (26.97%) Wireless
11 24 (26.97%) CCIP
12 22 (24.72%) Cisco IOS
13 21 (23.60%) Network Planning
13 21 (23.60%) CCSP
13 21 (23.60%) VPN
14 20 (22.47%) ITIL
15 18 (20.22%) MPLS
16 17 (19.10%) Telecoms
16 17 (19.10%) BGP
17 16 (17.98%) OSPF
18 15 (16.85%) Network Management
19 14 (15.73%) Finance
19 14 (15.73%) Network Security
19 14 (15.73%) JNCIA
20 13 (14.61%) Windows
21 12 (13.48%) Service Delivery

CCNP
Top Related 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 4 (4.49%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.12%) CMS
2 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Office
2 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) SaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (49.44%) Firewall
2 29 (32.58%) Cisco Nexus
3 24 (26.97%) Wireless
4 22 (24.72%) Cisco IOS
5 21 (23.60%) VPN
6 18 (20.22%) MPLS
7 17 (19.10%) BGP
8 16 (17.98%) OSPF
9 14 (15.73%) Network Security
10 11 (12.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 11 (12.36%) RIP
11 10 (11.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 10 (11.24%) SAN
12 9 (10.11%) Cisco PIX
12 9 (10.11%) WAN
13 8 (8.99%) H.323
13 8 (8.99%) IP Telephony
13 8 (8.99%) LAN
13 8 (8.99%) MGCP
13 8 (8.99%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (19.10%) Telecoms
2 14 (15.73%) Finance
3 3 (3.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 63 (70.79%) Network Engineer
2 31 (34.83%) Cisco Engineer
3 24 (26.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 18 (20.22%) Lead Network Engineer
5 15 (16.85%) Senior Network Engineer
5 15 (16.85%) Support Engineer
6 14 (15.73%) Data Centre Engineer
6 14 (15.73%) Data Network Engineer
7 13 (14.61%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 13 (14.61%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 12 (13.48%) Cloud Engineer
8 12 (13.48%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
8 12 (13.48%) Network Operations Engineer
9 11 (12.36%) Cisco Support
9 11 (12.36%) Network Support
9 11 (12.36%) Network Support Engineer
10 10 (11.24%) NOC Engineer
10 10 (11.24%) Project Engineer
11 9 (10.11%) Monitoring Engineer
11 9 (10.11%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.21%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.25%) Social Network
5 1 (1.12%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) Windows
2 10 (11.24%) Linux
3 9 (10.11%) Unix
4 4 (4.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.69%) Network Design
2 24 (26.97%) Network Architecture
2 24 (26.97%) Network Monitoring
3 21 (23.60%) Network Planning
4 20 (22.47%) ITIL
5 15 (16.85%) Network Management
6 12 (13.48%) Service Delivery
7 11 (12.36%) Change Control
8 10 (11.24%) Validation
9 9 (10.11%) Presales
10 5 (5.62%) Load Balancing
11 4 (4.49%) Change Management
12 3 (3.37%) High Availability
12 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.37%) Migration
12 3 (3.37%) Problem Management
13 2 (2.25%) Capacity Management
13 2 (2.25%) Line Management
13 2 (2.25%) Root Cause Analysis
13 2 (2.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 89 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (46.07%) CCNA
3 36 (40.45%) CCIE
4 24 (26.97%) CCIP
5 21 (23.60%) CCSP
6 14 (15.73%) JNCIA
7 10 (11.24%) CCSA
8 7 (7.87%) Security Cleared
9 5 (5.62%) Degree
9 5 (5.62%) JNCIP
10 4 (4.49%) MCSE
10 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
11 3 (3.37%) CCVP
12 2 (2.25%) CCNP Voice
12 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (1.12%) CCSE
13 1 (1.12%) MCP
13 1 (1.12%) VCP5
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) Cisco UCCX
1 8 (8.99%) FortiGate
2 7 (7.87%) Cisco CME
3 4 (4.49%) SCCM
4 3 (3.37%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 83 (93.26%) Cisco
2 30 (33.71%) Juniper
3 27 (30.34%) CheckPoint
4 24 (26.97%) F5
5 10 (11.24%) Palo Alto
6 9 (10.11%) Citrix
7 8 (8.99%) Zeacom
8 7 (7.87%) Red Box
8 7 (7.87%) Verint
9 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
10 4 (4.49%) NetApp
11 3 (3.37%) HP
11 3 (3.37%) Huawei
12 2 (2.25%) Dell
13 1 (1.12%) Arista
13 1 (1.12%) Blue Coat
13 1 (1.12%) Brocade
13 1 (1.12%) Nokia
13 1 (1.12%) Splunk
13 1 (1.12%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: 3 days ago