Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 90 99
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 12 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.79% 1.39% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.40% 6.39% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 34
South Wales median annual salary £55,000 £38,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.79% -15.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,000 £30,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £48,750 £68,750
Wales median annual salary £48,750 £37,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +30.00% -14.29% +10.76%

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 273 313 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 17.97% 21.83% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 218 270 553
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -5.41%
10th Percentile £25,350 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,875 £54,080 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +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 21 September 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 21 September 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
Cardiff -16 7 £46,000 +26.03% 3
Newport +17 5 £65,000 +44.44% 3
CCNP
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) WLAN
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (41.67%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (33.33%) CCDP
5 3 (25.00%) McAfee
5 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (25.00%) CCIE
5 3 (25.00%) CCNA
5 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (25.00%) Network Design
5 3 (25.00%) Presales
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (16.67%) F5
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless Security
6 2 (16.67%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Juniper
7 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (8.33%) ISEB

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 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
1 5 (41.67%) Wireless
1 5 (41.67%) WLAN
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless Security
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Firepower
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Presales Solution Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SOC Architect
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design
2 3 (25.00%) Presales
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) SABSA
4 1 (8.33%) Service Design
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCDP
3 3 (25.00%) CCIE
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (8.33%) CCVP
5 1 (8.33%) ISEB
5 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 3 (25.00%) McAfee
5 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 2 (16.67%) F5
5 2 (16.67%) Juniper
6 1 (8.33%) Splunk