The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 133 122
Rank change year-on-year -10 -11  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 328 453 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.27% 2.45% 2.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.01% 7.80% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 280 405 463
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £64,300
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 the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4097 5809 6710
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.32% 31.44% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3339 4687 5153
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

CCNP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for CCNP in the South East

CCNP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in the South East

CCNP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -8 113 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Surrey 0 67 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hampshire -13 53 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Oxfordshire +43 33 £55,000 +94.69% 1
Buckinghamshire -10 29 £67,500 +35.00% 7
Kent 0 15 £44,000 +3.52% 3
East Sussex +20 12 £43,750 -0.56% 1
West Sussex -14 4 £42,000 -11.57%
Middlesex +5 2 £42,500 -5.55% 1
CCNP
England

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

1 723 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 601 (83.13%) Cisco
3 432 (59.75%) Firewall
4 278 (38.45%) Juniper
5 256 (35.41%) MPLS
6 255 (35.27%) Cisco ASA
7 252 (34.85%) CCNA
8 229 (31.67%) BGP
9 219 (30.29%) VPN
10 202 (27.94%) OSPF
11 193 (26.69%) WAN
12 185 (25.59%) CCIE
13 183 (25.31%) Data Centre
14 176 (24.34%) F5
15 163 (22.54%) LAN
16 161 (22.27%) Palo Alto
17 156 (21.58%) Wireless
18 137 (18.95%) CheckPoint
19 119 (16.46%) ITIL
19 119 (16.46%) Network Design
20 112 (15.49%) Cisco Nexus
20 112 (15.49%) Linux
21 105 (14.52%) VMware
21 105 (14.52%) Presales
22 94 (13.00%) Windows
23 91 (12.59%) DNS
24 89 (12.31%) Network Security
25 88 (12.17%) VoIP
26 81 (11.20%) VLAN
27 79 (10.93%) Load Balancing

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 30 (4.15%) MS Exchange
2 13 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (0.41%) JBoss
3 3 (0.41%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.41%) WildFly
4 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.14%) IIS
5 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.38%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.41%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.55%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 42 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.69%) Office 365
4 4 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.55%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.41%) SaaS
6 2 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.28%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (0.28%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.28%) G Suite
6 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 432 (59.75%) Firewall
2 256 (35.41%) MPLS
3 255 (35.27%) Cisco ASA
4 229 (31.67%) BGP
5 219 (30.29%) VPN
6 202 (27.94%) OSPF
7 193 (26.69%) WAN
8 163 (22.54%) LAN
9 156 (21.58%) Wireless
10 112 (15.49%) Cisco Nexus
11 91 (12.59%) DNS
12 89 (12.31%) Network Security
13 88 (12.17%) VoIP
14 81 (11.20%) VLAN
15 74 (10.24%) TCP/IP
16 71 (9.82%) DHCP
17 68 (9.41%) IPsec
18 61 (8.44%) Cisco PIX
19 57 (7.88%) EIGRP
20 48 (6.64%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.07%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 11 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (0.55%) Big Data
5 2 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.28%) MySQL
6 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (1.52%) WinDbg
2 2 (0.28%) JIRA
2 2 (0.28%) JMeter
2 2 (0.28%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 42 (5.81%) Finance
1 42 (5.81%) Telecoms
2 27 (3.73%) Retail
3 11 (1.52%) Back Office
4 7 (0.97%) Marketing
5 6 (0.83%) Electronics
6 5 (0.69%) Law
7 3 (0.41%) Automotive
7 3 (0.41%) Billing
8 2 (0.28%) Digital Economy
8 2 (0.28%) Legal
8 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.14%) Banking
9 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 502 (69.43%) Network Engineer
2 173 (23.93%) Cisco Engineer
3 161 (22.27%) Senior Network Engineer
4 135 (18.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 80 (11.07%) Network Support
6 76 (10.51%) Support Engineer
7 71 (9.82%) Network Support Engineer
8 65 (8.99%) Consultant
9 63 (8.71%) Security Engineer
10 56 (7.75%) Network Security Engineer
11 52 (7.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 51 (7.05%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 49 (6.78%) Network Consultant
14 48 (6.64%) Architect
15 45 (6.22%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
16 44 (6.09%) Juniper Engineer
17 43 (5.95%) Cisco Security Engineer
18 39 (5.39%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
19 36 (4.98%) Network Architect
20 32 (4.43%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.49%) HTML
2 17 (2.35%) Web Services
3 16 (2.21%) CSS
4 14 (1.94%) 802.1X
5 12 (1.66%) REST
6 8 (1.11%) XML
7 7 (0.97%) XSLT
8 5 (0.69%) HTML5
8 5 (0.69%) XMPP
9 4 (0.55%) Apache Flex
10 3 (0.41%) JAXB
10 3 (0.41%) jQuery
10 3 (0.41%) JSP
10 3 (0.41%) JSTL
10 3 (0.41%) POJO
11 2 (0.28%) .NET
12 1 (0.14%) CGI
12 1 (0.14%) COM
12 1 (0.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 183 (25.31%) Data Centre
2 27 (3.73%) Driving Licence
3 23 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (3.04%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.07%) Linux Command Line
6 11 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (0.83%) IVR
8 4 (0.55%) Cyber Attack
8 4 (0.55%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.55%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.41%) Internet of Things
9 3 (0.41%) Machine to Machine
9 3 (0.41%) Wiki
10 2 (0.28%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.28%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.28%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.28%) iPad
10 2 (0.28%) iPhone
10 2 (0.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 112 (15.49%) Linux
2 94 (13.00%) Windows
3 50 (6.92%) Windows Server
4 25 (3.46%) Unix
5 19 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (2.21%) Windows 7
7 15 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.80%) SUSE
9 9 (1.24%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.55%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.41%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.28%) Android
12 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.14%) CentOS
13 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (16.46%) ITIL
1 119 (16.46%) Network Design
2 105 (14.52%) Presales
3 79 (10.93%) Load Balancing
4 42 (5.81%) Network Management
5 41 (5.67%) Service Delivery
6 34 (4.70%) Network Monitoring
7 33 (4.56%) High Availability
8 32 (4.43%) Change Management
9 30 (4.15%) Customer Requirements
10 22 (3.04%) Project Management
10 22 (3.04%) Service Management
11 20 (2.77%) Network Architecture
12 19 (2.63%) Mentoring
13 16 (2.21%) Time Management
14 14 (1.94%) Line Management
15 13 (1.80%) DevOps
15 13 (1.80%) Performance Tuning
15 13 (1.80%) Root Cause Analysis
15 13 (1.80%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 26 (3.60%) PowerShell
2 25 (3.46%) Perl
3 23 (3.18%) Python
4 14 (1.94%) Java
5 12 (1.66%) VBScript
6 11 (1.52%) Bash Shell
7 9 (1.24%) Shell Script
7 9 (1.24%) SQL
8 6 (0.83%) R
9 5 (0.69%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.41%) C
11 2 (0.28%) C#
12 1 (0.14%) Erlang
12 1 (0.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 723 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 252 (34.85%) CCNA
3 185 (25.59%) CCIE
4 50 (6.92%) JNCIA
5 49 (6.78%) Security Cleared
6 47 (6.50%) JNCIP
7 45 (6.22%) CCSP
8 44 (6.09%) CCDP
9 39 (5.39%) JNCIS
10 38 (5.26%) SC Cleared
11 37 (5.12%) CCDA
12 34 (4.70%) CCIP
13 29 (4.01%) Degree
14 26 (3.60%) JNCIE
14 26 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
15 24 (3.32%) CCNP Voice
16 23 (3.18%) MCSE
17 22 (3.04%) CCSA
17 22 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
18 18 (2.49%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.15%) SLA
2 24 (3.32%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.55%) QA
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (6.50%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.52%) ISA Server
4 7 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.41%) XenApp
7 2 (0.28%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.28%) Xen
8 1 (0.14%) Firmware
8 1 (0.14%) NFS
8 1 (0.14%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 48 (6.64%) FortiGate
2 19 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 15 (2.07%) Ansible
3 15 (2.07%) Nagios
4 14 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.94%) Puppet
5 11 (1.52%) SCOM
6 10 (1.38%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (0.41%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.28%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.28%) SCCM
10 1 (0.14%) Cacti
10 1 (0.14%) Cisco IPCC
10 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.14%) OpenView
10 1 (0.14%) Terraform
10 1 (0.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 601 (83.13%) Cisco
2 278 (38.45%) Juniper
3 176 (24.34%) F5
4 161 (22.27%) Palo Alto
5 137 (18.95%) CheckPoint
6 105 (14.52%) VMware
7 71 (9.82%) Microsoft
8 57 (7.88%) HP
9 54 (7.47%) Fortinet
10 42 (5.81%) SolarWinds
11 33 (4.56%) Meraki
12 32 (4.43%) Aruba
13 27 (3.73%) Riverbed
13 27 (3.73%) Sourcefire
14 24 (3.32%) NetApp
15 21 (2.90%) Blue Coat
16 20 (2.77%) Brocade
17 19 (2.63%) Extreme Networks
18 16 (2.21%) Dell
19 14 (1.94%) Citrix
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Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £36000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Thebes IT
Posted: Yesterday
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Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car & Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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RM plc
Salary: £15000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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aap3
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
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Myles Roberts
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + + Flexible Benefits + Bonus
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Atech Support
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
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