Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 74 61
Rank change year-on-year +8 -13 +20
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 31 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.29% 2.55% 3.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.74% 11.16% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 35
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £31,000 £40,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -4.26%

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 Watford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Watford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 264 233 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 28.03% 22.87% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 212 209 222
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,586
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £66,125
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Watford

CCNP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Watford

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Watford over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 31 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (93.55%) CCNA
3 28 (90.32%) Cisco
4 24 (77.42%) Firewall
5 18 (58.06%) Load Balancing
6 17 (54.84%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (45.16%) Wireless
8 12 (38.71%) Juniper
8 12 (38.71%) VoIP
8 12 (38.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (35.48%) Palo Alto
9 11 (35.48%) F5
9 11 (35.48%) Retail
10 10 (32.26%) VMware
10 10 (32.26%) Cisco Prime
10 10 (32.26%) Network Security
11 9 (29.03%) Cisco Wireless
11 9 (29.03%) C
11 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
11 9 (29.03%) Windows
11 9 (29.03%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
11 9 (29.03%) Blue Coat
11 9 (29.03%) ProxySG
12 8 (25.81%) WAN
12 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
13 7 (22.58%) Data Privacy
13 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
13 7 (22.58%) Cisco CUCM

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 24 (77.42%) Firewall
2 17 (54.84%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (45.16%) Wireless
4 12 (38.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (38.71%) VoIP
5 10 (32.26%) Network Security
6 9 (29.03%) Cisco Wireless
6 9 (29.03%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (25.81%) WAN
8 7 (22.58%) SAN
9 5 (16.13%) VLAN
10 4 (12.90%) IP Telephony
10 4 (12.90%) LAN
11 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (9.68%) VPN
12 2 (6.45%) BGP
12 2 (6.45%) Cisco Firepower
12 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
12 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
13 1 (3.23%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (35.48%) Retail
2 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Security Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Network Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Cabling Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Voice Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
2 7 (22.58%) iSeries
2 7 (22.58%) Replication
3 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Load Balancing
2 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
3 7 (22.58%) Data Privacy
3 7 (22.58%) Information Security
3 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (22.58%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) CRM
4 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) Network Design
5 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL
6 1 (3.23%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (3.23%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (93.55%) CCNA
3 7 (22.58%) CCDA
3 7 (22.58%) CCDP
4 6 (19.35%) Degree
5 4 (12.90%) CCENT
6 3 (9.68%) CCIE
7 2 (6.45%) CISSP
7 2 (6.45%) MCSA
7 2 (6.45%) MCSE
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (6.45%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (3.23%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (3.23%) CCIE Security
8 1 (3.23%) CCVP
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) ProxySG
2 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Cisco
2 12 (38.71%) Juniper
3 11 (35.48%) F5
3 11 (35.48%) Palo Alto
4 10 (32.26%) VMware
5 9 (29.03%) Blue Coat
6 7 (22.58%) EMC
6 7 (22.58%) IBM
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
7 3 (9.68%) Meraki
7 3 (9.68%) Mitel
7 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (3.23%) NetApp