The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochdale with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Manchester / Rochdale
Rank 5 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 14 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 33.33% - 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.33% - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £41,000
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 Rochdale.

Academic & Professional Certification
Rochdale
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 24 9 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 57.14% 20.45% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 8
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +19.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Rochdale 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 Rochdale

CCNP
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Rochdale

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Rochdale over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Rochdale

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 23 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 28 (100.00%) DNS
1 28 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (92.86%) Wi-Fi
3 24 (85.71%) Juniper
3 24 (85.71%) Cisco
4 23 (82.14%) Ethernet
4 23 (82.14%) Broadband
4 23 (82.14%) TACACS
4 23 (82.14%) Internet
4 23 (82.14%) PCI DSS
4 23 (82.14%) Network Management
5 19 (67.86%) OpenNMS
5 19 (67.86%) Huawei
5 19 (67.86%) Nagios
5 19 (67.86%) Ericsson
6 16 (57.14%) MPLS
7 15 (53.57%) Configuration Management
7 15 (53.57%) LAN
7 15 (53.57%) SCCM
7 15 (53.57%) RANCID
7 15 (53.57%) Puppet
8 12 (42.86%) JNCIP
8 12 (42.86%) BGP
8 12 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 11 (39.29%) IPv6
9 11 (39.29%) VoIP
9 11 (39.29%) WAN
9 11 (39.29%) Network Design

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale 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:

Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) DNS
1 28 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (92.86%) Wi-Fi
3 23 (82.14%) Broadband
3 23 (82.14%) Ethernet
3 23 (82.14%) Internet
3 23 (82.14%) TACACS
4 16 (57.14%) MPLS
5 15 (53.57%) LAN
6 12 (42.86%) BGP
7 11 (39.29%) Asterisk PBX
7 11 (39.29%) IPv6
7 11 (39.29%) VoIP
7 11 (39.29%) WAN
8 8 (28.57%) MRTG
8 8 (28.57%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Network Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Designer
2 11 (39.29%) Network Designer
3 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Network Support
4 1 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
1 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
1 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Network Management
2 15 (53.57%) Configuration Management
3 11 (39.29%) Network Design
3 11 (39.29%) Network Planning
4 8 (28.57%) Change Management
5 5 (17.86%) ITIL
6 4 (14.29%) Coaching
6 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Perl
1 7 (25.00%) PHP
1 7 (25.00%) Python
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (42.86%) JNCIP
3 5 (17.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (82.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (67.86%) Nagios
1 19 (67.86%) OpenNMS
2 15 (53.57%) Puppet
2 15 (53.57%) RANCID
2 15 (53.57%) SCCM
3 8 (28.57%) Cacti
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Cisco
1 24 (85.71%) Juniper
2 19 (67.86%) Ericsson
2 19 (67.86%) Huawei
3 7 (25.00%) Brocade
3 7 (25.00%) Foundry
3 7 (25.00%) ZyXEL
4 5 (17.86%) SonicWALL
4 5 (17.86%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft