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 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)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 80 81 62
Rank change year-on-year +1 -19  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 6 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.69% 1.30% 3.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.73% 4.36% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 28
Median salary £40,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% +15.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £62,250 £46,000
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 South Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 220 367 285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 25.46% 29.74% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 181 307 245
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 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
Cardiff -1 2 £37,000 -26.00% 1
Bridgend - 2 £45,000 -
Newport +1 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Caerphilly - 1 £40,000 -
CCNP
Wales

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

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 Wales region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco
3 16 (72.73%) CheckPoint
4 14 (63.64%) LAN
4 14 (63.64%) Telecoms
4 14 (63.64%) F5
5 12 (54.55%) Firewall
6 11 (50.00%) MPLS
7 10 (45.45%) Internet
7 10 (45.45%) VPN
7 10 (45.45%) DNS
7 10 (45.45%) DHCP
7 10 (45.45%) Avaya
8 9 (40.91%) WAN
8 9 (40.91%) BGP
8 9 (40.91%) Finance
8 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (40.91%) Unified Communications
9 8 (36.36%) OSPF
9 8 (36.36%) CCNA
10 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (31.82%) Banking
11 6 (27.27%) BIG-IP
12 5 (22.73%) VMware
12 5 (22.73%) Fortinet
12 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
12 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (22.73%) Intel Security
12 5 (22.73%) ITIL

CCNP
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) LAN
2 12 (54.55%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) MPLS
4 10 (45.45%) DHCP
4 10 (45.45%) DNS
4 10 (45.45%) Internet
4 10 (45.45%) VPN
5 9 (40.91%) BGP
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (40.91%) Unified Communications
5 9 (40.91%) WAN
6 8 (36.36%) OSPF
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (27.27%) BIG-IP
9 4 (18.18%) Wireless
10 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
10 3 (13.64%) SSL
10 3 (13.64%) VoIP
11 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
11 2 (9.09%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 9 (40.91%) Finance
3 7 (31.82%) Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Advertising
5 1 (4.55%) Legal
5 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Architect
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco Architect
2 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Network Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Network Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Telecoms Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Project Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Support
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) IVR
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) VyOS
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Change Control
3 3 (13.64%) High Availability
3 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design
4 2 (9.09%) Network Management
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Statistics
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
5 1 (4.55%) People Management
5 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCNA
3 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) CCNP Voice
5 3 (13.64%) CCVP
6 2 (9.09%) MCSA
6 2 (9.09%) MCSE
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.55%) Firmware
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (9.09%) BladeLogic
2 2 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) CheckPoint
3 14 (63.64%) F5
4 10 (45.45%) Avaya
5 5 (22.73%) Fortinet
5 5 (22.73%) Intel Security
5 5 (22.73%) VMware
6 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
7 3 (13.64%) Aruba
7 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
7 3 (13.64%) HP
7 3 (13.64%) Juniper
8 2 (9.09%) BMC
8 2 (9.09%) Brocade
8 2 (9.09%) Citrix
8 2 (9.09%) Dell
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) Nortel
8 2 (9.09%) Remedy
8 2 (9.09%) Vyatta
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