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

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 64 85
Rank change year-on-year +12 +21  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 63 71 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.79% 3.99% 3.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.67% 11.56% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 58 65 51
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -4.25%  

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 461 614 854
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 35.08% 34.49% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 365 441 579
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £23,579
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 91 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (97.80%) Cisco
3 57 (62.64%) Firewall
4 52 (57.14%) Juniper
5 39 (42.86%) MPLS
6 38 (41.76%) BGP
7 37 (40.66%) OSPF
7 37 (40.66%) F5
7 37 (40.66%) Cisco Nexus
8 35 (38.46%) Cisco PIX
9 30 (32.97%) CCIE
9 30 (32.97%) VPN
10 27 (29.67%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (29.67%) Palo Alto
11 26 (28.57%) Network Design
12 20 (21.98%) CCNA
13 19 (20.88%) Security Cleared
14 18 (19.78%) RIP
15 17 (18.68%) JNCIA
15 17 (18.68%) FortiGate
16 16 (17.58%) WAN
17 15 (16.48%) Load Balancing
18 14 (15.38%) JNCIS
18 14 (15.38%) FWSM
19 13 (14.29%) SC Cleared
19 13 (14.29%) VMware
19 13 (14.29%) IPsec
19 13 (14.29%) Broadband
20 12 (13.19%) Perl
20 12 (13.19%) 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (62.64%) Firewall
2 39 (42.86%) MPLS
3 38 (41.76%) BGP
4 37 (40.66%) Cisco Nexus
4 37 (40.66%) OSPF
5 35 (38.46%) Cisco PIX
6 30 (32.97%) VPN
7 27 (29.67%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (19.78%) RIP
9 16 (17.58%) WAN
10 14 (15.38%) FWSM
11 13 (14.29%) Broadband
11 13 (14.29%) IPsec
12 10 (10.99%) EIGRP
13 9 (9.89%) Ethernet
13 9 (9.89%) IPv4
13 9 (9.89%) L2TP
13 9 (9.89%) PPP
13 9 (9.89%) SSL
13 9 (9.89%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
1 2 (2.20%) JMeter
1 2 (2.20%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.49%) Finance
3 2 (2.20%) Digital Economy
3 2 (2.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Electronics
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 84 (92.31%) Network Engineer
2 45 (49.45%) Cisco Engineer
2 45 (49.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 35 (38.46%) Senior Network Engineer
4 21 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 21 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 17 (18.68%) Juniper Engineer
5 17 (18.68%) Network Support
5 17 (18.68%) Network Support Engineer
5 17 (18.68%) Support Engineer
6 14 (15.38%) Implementation Engineer
6 14 (15.38%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 10 (10.99%) Senior Network Support
7 10 (10.99%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 10 (10.99%) Senior Support Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) IT Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.30%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.10%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.09%) Unix
2 8 (8.79%) Linux
3 5 (5.49%) Windows
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) Network Design
2 15 (16.48%) Load Balancing
3 12 (13.19%) ITIL
3 12 (13.19%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (6.59%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.49%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (4.40%) Change Control
6 4 (4.40%) Project Management
7 3 (3.30%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (3.30%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.30%) Line Management
7 3 (3.30%) Network Management
7 3 (3.30%) Service Management
7 3 (3.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (3.30%) Validation
8 2 (2.20%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.20%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (2.20%) Service Design
8 2 (2.20%) Test Strategy
8 2 (2.20%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.19%) Perl
2 9 (9.89%) Python
2 9 (9.89%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.20%) Java
4 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 91 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (32.97%) CCIE
3 20 (21.98%) CCNA
4 19 (20.88%) Security Cleared
5 17 (18.68%) JNCIA
6 14 (15.38%) JNCIS
7 13 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 8 (8.79%) CCSP
9 4 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (4.40%) Degree
9 4 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (3.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (3.30%) JNCIP
11 2 (2.20%) CCDA
11 2 (2.20%) CCDE
11 2 (2.20%) CCDP
11 2 (2.20%) CCIP
11 2 (2.20%) ISTQB
11 2 (2.20%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (18.68%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.10%) Ansible
Vendors
1 89 (97.80%) Cisco
2 52 (57.14%) Juniper
3 37 (40.66%) F5
4 27 (29.67%) Palo Alto
5 13 (14.29%) VMware
6 12 (13.19%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.49%) Aruba
7 5 (5.49%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.30%) Extreme Networks
8 3 (3.30%) HP
8 3 (3.30%) NetScout
9 2 (2.20%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (1.10%) Arista
10 1 (1.10%) Brocade
10 1 (1.10%) Citrix
10 1 (1.10%) Huawei
10 1 (1.10%) Meraki
10 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.10%) SAP
10 1 (1.10%) Splunk
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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