Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 108 108
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 10 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.56% 1.35% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 5.71% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 27
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +21.79% +4.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £70,000 £51,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 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 380 455 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 21.30% 23.61% 26.17%
Number of salaries quoted 315 287 430
Wales median annual salary £38,650 £41,200 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.19% +3.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £22,975
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,500 £54,080
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.17%

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
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 20 July 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 -9 10 £40,000 -28.89% 3
CCNP
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) CCNA
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) MPLS
5 5 (50.00%) WLAN
5 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) SLA
6 4 (40.00%) CCDP
6 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (40.00%) Network Design
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (30.00%) Ticket Management
7 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
8 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 1 (10.00%) 3G
9 1 (10.00%) Juniper
9 1 (10.00%) CCDA
9 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
9 1 (10.00%) ITIL
9 1 (10.00%) ADSL
9 1 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
9 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 5 (50.00%) WLAN
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (10.00%) 3G
5 1 (10.00%) 4G
5 1 (10.00%) ADSL
5 1 (10.00%) BGP
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (10.00%) NX-OS
5 1 (10.00%) OSPF
5 1 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (10.00%) VXLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) LAN/WAN Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Ticket Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) CCDP
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds