Period
to 18 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 101 115
Rank change year-on-year +5 +14 -36
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 10 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.74% 1.22% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.95% 4.76% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 25
South Wales median annual salary £55,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.03% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £39,750 £31,250 £27,050
90th Percentile £70,000 £48,750 £58,500
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £40,105 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.44% +0.26% -

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 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 253 399 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 18.80% 25.58% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 231 328 577
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,388
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +9.93% -9.03%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,025 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,080 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +0.52% +12.68% -11.25%

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 June 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 June 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 +11 5 £55,000 +15.79% 4
Cardiff +5 5 £52,500 +41.89% 4
CCNP
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) CCIE
3 5 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) Network Design
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (30.00%) Juniper
5 3 (30.00%) SIEM
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
6 2 (20.00%) Presales
6 2 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (20.00%) OWASP
6 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) F5
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless Security
6 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 2 (20.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching

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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Presales Solution Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (30.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) SIEM
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (20.00%) OWASP
3 2 (20.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCIE
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) CISM
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (10.00%) CCDP
5 1 (10.00%) CCVP
5 1 (10.00%) CEH
5 1 (10.00%) CISA
5 1 (10.00%) ISEB
5 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (10.00%) MCSA
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) QRadar
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 3 (30.00%) Juniper
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (10.00%) AlienVault
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
5 1 (10.00%) Meraki
5 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (10.00%) Splunk
5 1 (10.00%) VMware