Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 168 168
Rank change year-on-year +30 0 -79
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 118 106 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.73% 1.47% 1.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.15% 6.84% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 109 86 150
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £37,275
90th Percentile £55,250 £56,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +5.56%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,163 1,549 2,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 17.09% 21.43% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1,311 1,555
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in West Yorkshire

CCNP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for CCNP in West Yorkshire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in West Yorkshire

CCNP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. 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
Leeds -1 61 £42,500 -2.86% 9
Bradford +18 31 £37,500 -13.29% 4
Halifax +18 7 £40,000 -
Wakefield -7 6 £50,000 +33.33% 1
CCNP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 118 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 111 (94.07%) Cisco
3 88 (74.58%) Firewall
4 87 (73.73%) CCNA
5 69 (58.47%) VMware
6 60 (50.85%) ITIL
7 56 (47.46%) Load Balancing
8 55 (46.61%) Wireless
9 51 (43.22%) WAN
10 50 (42.37%) Avaya
11 46 (38.98%) Genesys
11 46 (38.98%) Verint
12 44 (37.29%) CCIE
13 43 (36.44%) Windows
14 38 (32.20%) Finance
14 38 (32.20%) LAN
15 35 (29.66%) F5
15 35 (29.66%) Cisco ASA
16 34 (28.81%) OSPF
17 32 (27.12%) MPLS
18 31 (26.27%) CCDA
19 30 (25.42%) Root Cause Analysis
20 28 (23.73%) Problem Management
21 27 (22.88%) Continuous Improvement
21 27 (22.88%) BGP
22 25 (21.19%) Microsoft
23 24 (20.34%) VoIP
24 23 (19.49%) Data Centre
25 21 (17.80%) Cisco Nexus
26 20 (16.95%) TCP/IP

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (1.69%) CMS
1 2 (1.69%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 88 (74.58%) Firewall
2 55 (46.61%) Wireless
3 51 (43.22%) WAN
4 38 (32.20%) LAN
5 35 (29.66%) Cisco ASA
6 34 (28.81%) OSPF
7 32 (27.12%) MPLS
8 27 (22.88%) BGP
9 24 (20.34%) VoIP
10 21 (17.80%) Cisco Nexus
11 20 (16.95%) TCP/IP
12 18 (15.25%) VLAN
13 16 (13.56%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (12.71%) EIGRP
15 13 (11.02%) Ethernet
16 11 (9.32%) DNS
16 11 (9.32%) VPN
16 11 (9.32%) Wi-Fi
17 10 (8.47%) DHCP
18 9 (7.63%) IPsec
General
1 38 (32.20%) Finance
2 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.69%) Marketing
3 2 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 79 (66.95%) Network Engineer
2 49 (41.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 42 (35.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 31 (26.27%) Network Operations Engineer
4 31 (26.27%) Operations Engineer
5 14 (11.86%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (11.86%) Team Leader
6 11 (9.32%) Network Specialist
6 11 (9.32%) Network Support
7 10 (8.47%) Network Team Leader
8 9 (7.63%) Lead Network Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 8 (6.78%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
9 8 (6.78%) Network Support Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) Support Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Network Operations Specialist
10 6 (5.08%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 6 (5.08%) Senior Network Operations Specialist
10 6 (5.08%) Senior Network Specialist
11 5 (4.24%) Network Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.49%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.93%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (0.85%) CMDB
3 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 43 (36.44%) Windows
2 19 (16.10%) Linux
3 2 (1.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (50.85%) ITIL
2 56 (47.46%) Load Balancing
3 30 (25.42%) Root Cause Analysis
4 28 (23.73%) Problem Management
5 27 (22.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (10.17%) High Availability
6 12 (10.17%) Workload Management
7 10 (8.47%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.63%) Change Management
8 9 (7.63%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.93%) Network Management
9 7 (5.93%) Presales
10 6 (5.08%) Capacity Management
10 6 (5.08%) ITSM
11 3 (2.54%) Data Strategy
11 3 (2.54%) Information Security
11 3 (2.54%) Network Architecture
11 3 (2.54%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (2.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (1.69%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
1 2 (1.69%) Python
2 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 118 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (73.73%) CCNA
3 44 (37.29%) CCIE
4 31 (26.27%) CCDA
5 12 (10.17%) CCIP
5 12 (10.17%) Degree
6 11 (9.32%) CCSP
7 9 (7.63%) SC Cleared
7 9 (7.63%) Security Cleared
8 6 (5.08%) JNCIP
9 5 (4.24%) CCSE
9 5 (4.24%) MCSA
9 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (3.39%) JNCIA
11 3 (2.54%) CEH
11 3 (2.54%) CISM
11 3 (2.54%) CISSP
11 3 (2.54%) SSCP
12 2 (1.69%) CCSA
12 2 (1.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 13 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.63%) vSphere
3 4 (3.39%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.54%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.85%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.69%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.69%) Nagios
2 2 (1.69%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.85%) OpenView
3 1 (0.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 111 (94.07%) Cisco
2 69 (58.47%) VMware
3 50 (42.37%) Avaya
4 46 (38.98%) Genesys
4 46 (38.98%) Verint
5 35 (29.66%) F5
6 25 (21.19%) Microsoft
7 19 (16.10%) Juniper
8 15 (12.71%) Brocade
9 14 (11.86%) SolarWinds
10 11 (9.32%) Dell
11 10 (8.47%) CheckPoint
12 9 (7.63%) Aruba
13 8 (6.78%) HP
13 8 (6.78%) SonicWALL
14 7 (5.93%) Extreme Networks
14 7 (5.93%) Meraki
14 7 (5.93%) Ubiquiti
15 4 (3.39%) Palo Alto
16 3 (2.54%) Fortinet