The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 39 73
Rank change year-on-year -10 +34  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 9 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.92% 2.64% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.28% 13.00% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 3
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £43,600
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

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 Sheffield.

Academic & Professional Certification
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 97 100 163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 20.73% 20.28% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 293 220 310
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% -8.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £18,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,750 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Sheffield

CCNP
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Sheffield

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Sheffield over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
3 9 (81.82%) Juniper
3 9 (81.82%) JNCIP
3 9 (81.82%) CCIE
3 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
4 8 (72.73%) Network Design
4 8 (72.73%) CCIP
4 8 (72.73%) MPLS
4 8 (72.73%) JNCIE
5 3 (27.27%) CCNA
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 1 (9.09%) F5
7 1 (9.09%) VCAP
7 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
7 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) CCA
7 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (9.09%) CCEA
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) MCP
7 1 (9.09%) MCSE
7 1 (9.09%) MCSA
7 1 (9.09%) LAN
7 1 (9.09%) WAN
7 1 (9.09%) SLA
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) Design Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) IP Design Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) IP Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCIE
2 9 (81.82%) JNCIP
3 8 (72.73%) CCIP
3 8 (72.73%) JNCIE
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
5 1 (9.09%) CCA
5 1 (9.09%) CCEA
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
5 1 (9.09%) MCP
5 1 (9.09%) MCSA
5 1 (9.09%) MCSE
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (9.09%) VCAP
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft