Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 73 108
Rank change year-on-year -45 +35 -11
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 8 65 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.42% 3.35% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% 14.13% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 42 43
Wales median annual salary £37,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.78% -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £35,400 £26,525 £38,750
90th Percentile £58,937 £65,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 353 460 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.34% 23.70% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 251 350 562
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,625
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.39% +4.64%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,925
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Wales

CCNP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Wales

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Wales over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Wales

CCNP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
South Wales -13 5 £37,000 -11.11% 8
West Wales -5 2 £55,242 +22.76%
North Wales +5 1 £36,000 +30.91% 2
CCNP
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Wales region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
4 4 (50.00%) CCDP
4 4 (50.00%) WLAN
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (25.00%) JNCIP
6 2 (25.00%) JNCIE
6 2 (25.00%) Nortel
6 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) CCIE
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (25.00%) Avaya
6 2 (25.00%) Juniper
6 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (25.00%) MPLS
6 2 (25.00%) OSPF
6 2 (25.00%) McAfee
6 2 (25.00%) BGP
6 2 (25.00%) Clearswift
6 2 (25.00%) Technical Leadership

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WLAN
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) CCDP
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) JNCIE
4 2 (25.00%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Clearswift
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) LogRhythm
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
3 2 (25.00%) Nortel
3 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL