Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 62 46
Rank change year-on-year -8 -16 +33
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 26 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.80% 2.83% 3.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.40% 12.03% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 42
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £58,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +13.89% +2.86% -2.78%

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 228 241 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 24.60% 23.51% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 214 190 273
Watford median annual salary £42,500 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.07% +7.89% -5.00%
10th Percentile £25,300 £26,475 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £66,000
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 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (88.46%) Cisco
3 16 (61.54%) CCNA
4 14 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (42.31%) CheckPoint
6 10 (38.46%) VLAN
6 10 (38.46%) Palo Alto
7 9 (34.62%) Firewall
8 8 (30.77%) Juniper
8 8 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (30.77%) Security Architecture
9 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (26.92%) HSRP
9 7 (26.92%) Cisco ISE
9 7 (26.92%) OSPF
9 7 (26.92%) BGP
9 7 (26.92%) VPN
10 6 (23.08%) WAN
10 6 (23.08%) Presales
10 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
11 5 (19.23%) PMO
11 5 (19.23%) LAN
11 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
11 5 (19.23%) Network Security
11 5 (19.23%) Sourcefire
12 4 (15.38%) IPsec
12 4 (15.38%) EIGRP
12 4 (15.38%) Windows
12 4 (15.38%) MCSE
12 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 4 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (38.46%) VLAN
3 9 (34.62%) Firewall
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (26.92%) BGP
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco ISE
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (26.92%) HSRP
5 7 (26.92%) OSPF
5 7 (26.92%) VPN
6 6 (23.08%) WAN
7 5 (19.23%) LAN
7 5 (19.23%) Network Security
8 4 (15.38%) EIGRP
8 4 (15.38%) IPsec
8 4 (15.38%) Skype
8 4 (15.38%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (15.38%) Telepresence
9 3 (11.54%) DNS
9 3 (11.54%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Consultant
2 13 (50.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 11 (42.31%) Network Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco Security Consultant
4 7 (26.92%) Security Consultant
5 6 (23.08%) Network Consultant
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) Unified Communications Consultant
8 3 (11.54%) Collaboration Consultant
8 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) IT Support
8 3 (11.54%) Senior IT Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Senior IT Support
8 3 (11.54%) Senior Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Security Architecture
2 6 (23.08%) Presales
3 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (61.54%) CCNA
3 4 (15.38%) MCSE
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.54%) CCVP
4 3 (11.54%) MCSA
5 1 (3.85%) CCSA
5 1 (3.85%) CCSE
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PMO
2 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (7.69%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Cisco
2 11 (42.31%) CheckPoint
3 10 (38.46%) Palo Alto
4 8 (30.77%) Juniper
5 5 (19.23%) Sourcefire
6 2 (7.69%) IronPort
7 1 (3.85%) Veeam
7 1 (3.85%) VMware