Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 103 88
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15 -22
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 17 28 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.25% 1.47% 2.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.65% 5.59% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 44
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £66,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.85% +65.63% -5.88%
10th Percentile £35,075 £38,750 £32,650
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -5.88%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 301 501 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 22.20% 26.38% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 271 447 623
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,300 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14% -6.67%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in South Wales

CCNP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for CCNP in South Wales

CCNP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in South Wales

CCNP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +8 11 £40,750 -4.12% 1
Cardiff +18 6 £53,750 -20.37% 1
CCNP
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco
3 13 (76.47%) Firewall
4 11 (64.71%) LAN
5 9 (52.94%) WAN
5 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
5 9 (52.94%) BGP
6 7 (41.18%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (41.18%) Network Security
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (41.18%) Unified Communications
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
8 5 (29.41%) VPN
8 5 (29.41%) CCNA
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
8 5 (29.41%) Network Management
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (29.41%) Skype
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (23.53%) SIEM
9 4 (23.53%) WLAN
9 4 (23.53%) OSPF
10 3 (17.65%) Internet
10 3 (17.65%) Dell
10 3 (17.65%) Windows
10 3 (17.65%) Linux
10 3 (17.65%) ITIL

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 11 (64.71%) LAN
3 9 (52.94%) BGP
3 9 (52.94%) WAN
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (41.18%) Network Security
4 7 (41.18%) Unified Communications
4 7 (41.18%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (29.41%) Skype
6 5 (29.41%) VPN
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (23.53%) OSPF
7 4 (23.53%) WLAN
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (17.65%) Internet
9 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
9 2 (11.76%) MPLS
9 2 (11.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Lead Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Security Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Network Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Security Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Security Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) IT Security Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Product Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Support
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) CatOS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Network Management
2 4 (23.53%) SIEM
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.76%) Data Privacy
4 2 (11.76%) Health Informatics
4 2 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (11.76%) Informatics
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (11.76%) OWASP
4 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.76%) SABSA
4 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) CCNA
3 2 (11.76%) CCIE
3 2 (11.76%) CISM
3 2 (11.76%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) COBIT
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
3 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
4 3 (17.65%) Dell
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) Avaya
5 2 (11.76%) EMC
5 2 (11.76%) McAfee
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Splunk
6 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Juniper
6 1 (5.88%) Meraki
6 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto