Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 226 231
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5 -8
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 123 116 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.22% 1.11% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.14% 3.38% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 98 98 113
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £25,750 £29,225
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,875 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 the South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,971 3,435 3,649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.35% 32.73% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,204 2,698 2,953
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in the South West

CCNP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for CCNP in the South West

CCNP
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in the South West over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in the South West

CCNP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Cornwall - 43 £55,000 -
Wiltshire +5 41 £45,000 +9.76% 3
Bristol -43 17 £38,000 -15.56% 2
Gloucestershire +26 12 £49,250 +9.44%
Dorset -14 9 £37,500 -37.50% 4
Somerset -15 1 £40,000 +23.08%
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 123 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 115 (93.50%) Cisco
3 73 (59.35%) CCNA
4 58 (47.15%) Service Management
5 57 (46.34%) Wireless
6 54 (43.90%) VMware
7 53 (43.09%) LAN
8 52 (42.28%) SLA
8 52 (42.28%) WAN
9 49 (39.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 41 (33.33%) ITIL
11 40 (32.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 40 (32.52%) TOGAF
12 39 (31.71%) Cisco Nexus
13 37 (30.08%) SolarWinds
14 36 (29.27%) SC Cleared
14 36 (29.27%) DV Cleared
14 36 (29.27%) Security Cleared
15 34 (27.64%) F5
15 34 (27.64%) Change Control
15 34 (27.64%) IT Strategy
15 34 (27.64%) EIGRP
16 33 (26.83%) Windows
17 32 (26.02%) Runbook
17 32 (26.02%) Coaching
17 32 (26.02%) Infoblox
18 31 (25.20%) Active Directory
19 29 (23.58%) Continuous Improvement
19 29 (23.58%) Cisco ISE
20 28 (22.76%) User Experience

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) IaaS
1 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.63%) PaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (46.34%) Wireless
2 53 (43.09%) LAN
3 52 (42.28%) WAN
4 39 (31.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 34 (27.64%) EIGRP
6 29 (23.58%) Cisco ISE
7 28 (22.76%) BGP
8 25 (20.33%) Cisco IOS
9 24 (19.51%) NX-OS
9 24 (19.51%) Wireshark
10 22 (17.89%) Firewall
11 18 (14.63%) VoIP
12 13 (10.57%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (10.57%) Network Security
12 13 (10.57%) Software-Defined Networking
13 11 (8.94%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (8.13%) VPN
15 9 (7.32%) MPLS
16 8 (6.50%) DNS
16 8 (6.50%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (19.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (17.07%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.63%) Advertising
3 2 (1.63%) Legal
3 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Games
4 1 (0.81%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 87 (70.73%) Network Engineer
2 23 (18.70%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (14.63%) Lead Network Engineer
4 14 (11.38%) Architect
5 13 (10.57%) Network Architect
5 13 (10.57%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (9.76%) IT Engineer
7 11 (8.94%) Cisco Engineer
7 11 (8.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 9 (7.32%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) LAN Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) LAN/WAN Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) WAN Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) IT Support
10 5 (4.07%) IT Support Engineer
11 4 (3.25%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.63%) SAML
2 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.76%) User Experience
2 19 (15.45%) Data Centre
3 12 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.25%) FMCG
5 4 (3.25%) Life Science
6 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.63%) CMDB
6 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.83%) Windows
2 14 (11.38%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.07%) Linux
4 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.44%) Unix
6 2 (1.63%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (47.15%) Service Management
2 41 (33.33%) ITIL
3 40 (32.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (32.52%) TOGAF
4 34 (27.64%) Change Control
4 34 (27.64%) IT Strategy
5 32 (26.02%) Coaching
5 32 (26.02%) Runbook
6 29 (23.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 28 (22.76%) ITSM
7 28 (22.76%) Problem Management
7 28 (22.76%) Service Delivery
8 27 (21.95%) Presales
9 26 (21.14%) Capacity Management
9 26 (21.14%) Incident Management
10 25 (20.33%) Network Monitoring
10 25 (20.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 24 (19.51%) Security Patching
12 12 (9.76%) Cryptography
13 5 (4.07%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.14%) Python
2 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 123 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (59.35%) CCNA
3 36 (29.27%) DV Cleared
3 36 (29.27%) SC Cleared
3 36 (29.27%) Security Cleared
4 28 (22.76%) ITIL Certification
5 19 (15.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (6.50%) MCITP
6 8 (6.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (4.88%) CCA
7 6 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (4.07%) MCSE
8 5 (4.07%) VCP5
9 4 (3.25%) CCIE
10 3 (2.44%) JNCIP
10 3 (2.44%) MCSA
11 2 (1.63%) MCTS
12 1 (0.81%) Degree
12 1 (0.81%) IBM Certification
12 1 (0.81%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (42.28%) SLA
2 4 (3.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (39.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (25.20%) Active Directory
3 19 (15.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.81%) vSphere
5 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (21.95%) Nagios
2 24 (19.51%) Cisco LMS
2 24 (19.51%) Opsview
3 3 (2.44%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.63%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.81%) Cacti
5 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.81%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 115 (93.50%) Cisco
2 54 (43.90%) VMware
3 37 (30.08%) SolarWinds
4 34 (27.64%) F5
5 32 (26.02%) Infoblox
6 18 (14.63%) Meraki
7 17 (13.82%) Microsoft
8 7 (5.69%) NETGEAR
9 6 (4.88%) Citrix
9 6 (4.88%) Dell
10 5 (4.07%) CheckPoint
10 5 (4.07%) Juniper
11 4 (3.25%) HP
11 4 (3.25%) SonicWALL
12 3 (2.44%) IBM
12 3 (2.44%) Siemens
13 2 (1.63%) Aruba
13 2 (1.63%) Blue Coat
13 2 (1.63%) IronPort
13 2 (1.63%) Mitel