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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England / South East
Rank 115 108 111
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 397 562 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.66% 2.92% 2.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.57% 9.33% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 354 498 452
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,900 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4150 6022 6632
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.84% 31.24% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3368 4869 5053
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,951 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -16 106 £51,250 -6.81% 6
Surrey -3 100 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East Sussex - 87 £40,750 -
Hampshire -22 40 £52,000 +9.47% 5
Buckinghamshire +1 16 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Oxfordshire +5 15 £52,500 +5.00%
Middlesex +9 12 £47,500 -5.00%
West Sussex - 12 £48,750 -
Kent +4 10 £40,000 -5.88% 1
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 873 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 760 (87.06%) Cisco
3 478 (54.75%) Firewall
4 423 (48.45%) CCNA
5 343 (39.29%) Juniper
6 308 (35.28%) Cisco ASA
7 301 (34.48%) MPLS
8 288 (32.99%) VPN
9 282 (32.30%) WAN
10 256 (29.32%) LAN
11 241 (27.61%) Data Centre
12 240 (27.49%) BGP
13 226 (25.89%) OSPF
14 216 (24.74%) Wireless
15 210 (24.05%) CCIE
16 192 (21.99%) Palo Alto
17 187 (21.42%) F5
18 186 (21.31%) CheckPoint
19 160 (18.33%) VoIP
20 146 (16.72%) DNS
20 146 (16.72%) Cisco Nexus
21 136 (15.58%) Network Security
22 135 (15.46%) ITIL
22 135 (15.46%) Network Design
23 122 (13.97%) Linux
24 121 (13.86%) Windows
25 118 (13.52%) VMware
26 116 (13.29%) VLAN
27 111 (12.71%) Presales
28 108 (12.37%) TCP/IP

CCNP
Top Related 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 (3.44%) MS Exchange
2 15 (1.72%) Skype for Business
3 11 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.46%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.11%) CMS
7 1 (0.11%) IIS
7 1 (0.11%) JBoss
7 1 (0.11%) WildFly
Applications
1 27 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.72%) MS Office
3 7 (0.80%) S-PLUS
4 6 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.69%) MS Project
4 6 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.46%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.37%) SaaS
4 8 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.80%) Office 365
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.23%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (0.23%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.23%) G Suite
6 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 478 (54.75%) Firewall
2 308 (35.28%) Cisco ASA
3 301 (34.48%) MPLS
4 288 (32.99%) VPN
5 282 (32.30%) WAN
6 256 (29.32%) LAN
7 240 (27.49%) BGP
8 226 (25.89%) OSPF
9 216 (24.74%) Wireless
10 160 (18.33%) VoIP
11 146 (16.72%) Cisco Nexus
11 146 (16.72%) DNS
12 136 (15.58%) Network Security
13 116 (13.29%) VLAN
14 108 (12.37%) TCP/IP
15 95 (10.88%) DHCP
16 88 (10.08%) Cisco IOS
17 72 (8.25%) IPsec
18 63 (7.22%) EIGRP
19 61 (6.99%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.34%) Big Data
4 2 (0.23%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.23%) GIS
4 2 (0.23%) MySQL
4 2 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (0.92%) WinDbg
General
1 68 (7.79%) Telecoms
2 63 (7.22%) Finance
3 26 (2.98%) Retail
4 10 (1.15%) Marketing
5 8 (0.92%) Back Office
5 8 (0.92%) Banking
6 3 (0.34%) Electronics
7 2 (0.23%) Legal
8 1 (0.11%) Advertising
8 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 580 (66.44%) Network Engineer
2 221 (25.32%) Cisco Engineer
3 176 (20.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 133 (15.23%) Senior Network Engineer
5 106 (12.14%) Network Support
6 104 (11.91%) Support Engineer
7 93 (10.65%) Network Support Engineer
8 73 (8.36%) Security Engineer
9 72 (8.25%) Juniper Engineer
10 70 (8.02%) Consultant
11 69 (7.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 66 (7.56%) Network Security Engineer
13 57 (6.53%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 53 (6.07%) Firewall Engineer
14 53 (6.07%) Network Consultant
15 52 (5.96%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
16 50 (5.73%) Architect
17 48 (5.50%) Cisco Support
18 44 (5.04%) NOC Engineer
19 42 (4.81%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.60%) Web Services
2 12 (1.37%) HTML
3 9 (1.03%) XML
3 9 (1.03%) XSLT
4 8 (0.92%) 802.1X
4 8 (0.92%) XMPP
5 7 (0.80%) CSS
6 5 (0.57%) REST
7 4 (0.46%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.11%) COM
8 1 (0.11%) HTML5
8 1 (0.11%) JAXB
8 1 (0.11%) jQuery
8 1 (0.11%) JSP
8 1 (0.11%) JSTL
8 1 (0.11%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 241 (27.61%) Data Centre
2 38 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 31 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.32%) Driving Licence
5 18 (2.06%) Linux Command Line
6 14 (1.60%) IVR
7 12 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (1.26%) iPad
9 8 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (0.69%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.57%) iPhone
12 4 (0.46%) Cyber Attack
13 3 (0.34%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.34%) Wiki
14 2 (0.23%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.23%) Social Network
14 2 (0.23%) Virtual Team
15 1 (0.11%) Cyberthreat
15 1 (0.11%) Enterprise Software
15 1 (0.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 122 (13.97%) Linux
2 121 (13.86%) Windows
3 46 (5.27%) Windows Server
4 24 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (2.63%) Unix
6 19 (2.18%) Windows 7
7 17 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.83%) SUSE
9 10 (1.15%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.80%) Data ONTAP
11 6 (0.69%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.57%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.34%) AIX
13 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.23%) Android
14 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.11%) CentOS
15 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (15.46%) ITIL
1 135 (15.46%) Network Design
2 111 (12.71%) Presales
3 77 (8.82%) Load Balancing
4 64 (7.33%) Network Monitoring
5 51 (5.84%) Network Management
6 49 (5.61%) High Availability
7 48 (5.50%) Service Delivery
8 47 (5.38%) Network Architecture
9 29 (3.32%) Problem Management
10 28 (3.21%) Kalman Filter
11 25 (2.86%) Change Management
12 23 (2.63%) Service Management
13 21 (2.41%) Network Planning
14 19 (2.18%) Customer Requirements
14 19 (2.18%) Time Management
15 18 (2.06%) ITIL V3
16 17 (1.95%) DevOps
17 14 (1.60%) Migration
18 13 (1.49%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 25 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 23 (2.63%) Python
3 16 (1.83%) Bash Shell
4 12 (1.37%) Java
5 11 (1.26%) Perl
6 9 (1.03%) VBScript
7 8 (0.92%) SQL
8 6 (0.69%) R
9 1 (0.11%) C
9 1 (0.11%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 873 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 423 (48.45%) CCNA
3 210 (24.05%) CCIE
4 67 (7.67%) JNCIA
5 60 (6.87%) CCDP
5 60 (6.87%) CCSP
6 56 (6.41%) Security Cleared
7 55 (6.30%) CCIP
8 45 (5.15%) Degree
8 45 (5.15%) SC Cleared
9 44 (5.04%) JNCIP
10 42 (4.81%) CCSA
11 36 (4.12%) CCNP Voice
12 32 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 31 (3.55%) JNCIS
14 28 (3.21%) CCDA
14 28 (3.21%) CCVP
15 26 (2.98%) ITIL Certification
15 26 (2.98%) MCSE
16 21 (2.41%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.44%) PCI DSS
2 25 (2.86%) SLA
3 12 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 71 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (6.53%) Active Directory
3 20 (2.29%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.03%) Firmware
5 8 (0.92%) ISA Server
6 6 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.34%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.23%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.23%) Xen
8 2 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 40 (4.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 33 (3.78%) FortiGate
3 25 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
4 15 (1.72%) Ansible
4 15 (1.72%) Nagios
4 15 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.72%) Puppet
5 10 (1.15%) Cisco UCCE
5 10 (1.15%) SCOM
6 8 (0.92%) Cisco CME
7 7 (0.80%) SCCM
8 4 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (0.34%) WSUS
10 2 (0.23%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.23%) QRadar
10 2 (0.23%) TrustSec
11 1 (0.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 760 (87.06%) Cisco
2 343 (39.29%) Juniper
3 192 (21.99%) Palo Alto
4 187 (21.42%) F5
5 186 (21.31%) CheckPoint
6 118 (13.52%) VMware
7 72 (8.25%) Microsoft
8 69 (7.90%) Riverbed
9 55 (6.30%) SolarWinds
10 43 (4.93%) HP
10 43 (4.93%) NetApp
11 42 (4.81%) Fortinet
12 30 (3.44%) Blue Coat
13 28 (3.21%) Meraki
13 28 (3.21%) Nimble Storage
14 27 (3.09%) Brocade
15 21 (2.41%) Avaya
16 20 (2.29%) Citrix
17 19 (2.18%) Aruba
18 17 (1.95%) Red Hat
Leatherhead, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Tangent International
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lennon Wright
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £48k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + up to 25% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Polycom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago