Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 222 244
Rank change year-on-year +2 +22 -4
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 132 117 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.29% 1.07% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.29% 3.26% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 122 104 113
South West median annual salary £45,000 £36,900 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.95% -18.00% -2.17%
10th Percentile £33,750 £25,900 £33,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,750 £55,000
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 3078 3591 3642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.99% 32.84% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2364 2817 2920
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,000 £23,450
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Wiltshire +7 46 £45,000 +38.46%
Cornwall +27 27 £55,000 -
Bristol -23 25 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Gloucestershire +29 17 £45,000 +2.86%
Dorset +10 13 £37,500 -31.82%
Somerset -9 3 £40,000 +23.08%
Devon +6 1 £62,500 +78.57%
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 132 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 123 (93.18%) Cisco
3 73 (55.30%) CCNA
4 72 (54.55%) VMware
5 59 (44.70%) LAN
5 59 (44.70%) WAN
6 58 (43.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 50 (37.88%) Wireless
8 48 (36.36%) SC Cleared
8 48 (36.36%) Security Cleared
9 45 (34.09%) DV Cleared
10 44 (33.33%) Service Management
10 44 (33.33%) Windows
11 42 (31.82%) SLA
11 42 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
12 40 (30.30%) Active Directory
13 35 (26.52%) EIGRP
13 35 (26.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 35 (26.52%) TOGAF
14 31 (23.48%) ITIL
15 30 (22.73%) BGP
15 30 (22.73%) Firewall
15 30 (22.73%) Software-Defined Networking
16 29 (21.97%) Presales
17 28 (21.21%) Finance
18 27 (20.45%) Security Patching
19 26 (19.70%) Network Monitoring
19 26 (19.70%) Capacity Management
19 26 (19.70%) Incident Management
19 26 (19.70%) Nagios

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 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) PaaS
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (44.70%) LAN
1 59 (44.70%) WAN
2 50 (37.88%) Wireless
3 42 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 35 (26.52%) EIGRP
5 30 (22.73%) BGP
5 30 (22.73%) Firewall
5 30 (22.73%) Software-Defined Networking
6 25 (18.94%) Cisco IOS
7 24 (18.18%) NX-OS
7 24 (18.18%) Wireshark
8 23 (17.42%) Network Security
9 20 (15.15%) VoIP
10 19 (14.39%) VPN
11 18 (13.64%) Cisco ISE
12 13 (9.85%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (7.58%) DNS
15 9 (6.82%) DHCP
16 8 (6.06%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.76%) MySQL
1 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 28 (21.21%) Finance
2 3 (2.27%) Advertising
2 3 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.76%) Games
3 1 (0.76%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 81 (61.36%) Network Engineer
2 22 (16.67%) Architect
2 22 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 21 (15.91%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (11.36%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (9.85%) Cisco Engineer
5 13 (9.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 12 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
7 11 (8.33%) Analyst
8 10 (7.58%) Security Analyst
9 8 (6.06%) IT Engineer
10 7 (5.30%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 7 (5.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.55%) Information Analyst
11 6 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
11 6 (4.55%) LAN Engineer
11 6 (4.55%) LAN/WAN Engineer
11 6 (4.55%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.55%) WAN Engineer
12 5 (3.79%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) .NET
1 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.76%) SAML
1 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 21 (15.91%) Management Information System
3 14 (10.61%) User Experience
4 4 (3.03%) FMCG
4 4 (3.03%) Life Science
5 3 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.52%) CMDB
6 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (33.33%) Windows
2 17 (12.88%) Windows Server
3 13 (9.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.79%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.27%) Linux
8 2 (1.52%) Unix
9 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.76%) VMS
9 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (33.33%) Service Management
2 35 (26.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 35 (26.52%) TOGAF
3 31 (23.48%) ITIL
4 29 (21.97%) Presales
5 27 (20.45%) Security Patching
6 26 (19.70%) Capacity Management
6 26 (19.70%) Incident Management
6 26 (19.70%) IT Strategy
6 26 (19.70%) Network Monitoring
7 24 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
8 21 (15.91%) Cryptography
9 20 (15.15%) Change Control
10 18 (13.64%) Coaching
10 18 (13.64%) Runbook
10 18 (13.64%) Service Delivery
11 15 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (10.61%) ITSM
12 14 (10.61%) Problem Management
13 10 (7.58%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.94%) Python
2 7 (5.30%) C
3 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.76%) PHP
3 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 132 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (55.30%) CCNA
3 48 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 48 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 45 (34.09%) DV Cleared
5 19 (14.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (10.61%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (8.33%) CISSP
9 10 (7.58%) SSCP
10 7 (5.30%) CISM
10 7 (5.30%) MCITP
10 7 (5.30%) MCSE
10 7 (5.30%) Network+ Certification
10 7 (5.30%) Novell Certification
10 7 (5.30%) SANS
11 6 (4.55%) CCIE
11 6 (4.55%) Degree
12 5 (3.79%) CCDA
12 5 (3.79%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (31.82%) SLA
2 12 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.03%) Def Stans
4 3 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (43.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (30.30%) Active Directory
3 14 (10.61%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (5.30%) vSphere
6 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (19.70%) Nagios
2 24 (18.18%) Cisco LMS
2 24 (18.18%) Opsview
3 2 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.76%) Cacti
4 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 123 (93.18%) Cisco
2 72 (54.55%) VMware
3 22 (16.67%) F5
4 21 (15.91%) Microsoft
5 20 (15.15%) SolarWinds
6 18 (13.64%) Infoblox
7 14 (10.61%) Meraki
8 11 (8.33%) Dell
9 10 (7.58%) Juniper
10 9 (6.82%) SonicWALL
11 6 (4.55%) CheckPoint
11 6 (4.55%) HP
11 6 (4.55%) NETGEAR
12 4 (3.03%) Citrix
12 4 (3.03%) IBM
13 3 (2.27%) Aruba
14 2 (1.52%) Avaya
14 2 (1.52%) IronPort
14 2 (1.52%) Palo Alto
14 2 (1.52%) Riverbed