Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 173 135
Rank change year-on-year +47 -38 -76
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 145 104 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.14% 1.37% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.69% 6.13% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 136 98 181
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £31,750 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,125 £55,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -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 1357 1697 2221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 20.01% 22.41% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1095 1452 1713
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 74 £44,000 -12.00% 7
Bradford +37 35 £37,500 -31.82%
Wakefield +5 7 £35,000 -36.36%
Halifax +20 5 £47,500 +18.75%
Batley - 4 £31,000 -
Castleford - 2 £50,000 -
Pudsey - 1 £47,500 -
CCNP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 145 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 139 (95.86%) Cisco
3 114 (78.62%) Firewall
4 113 (77.93%) CCNA
5 66 (45.52%) VMware
6 63 (43.45%) ITIL
7 61 (42.07%) OSPF
8 58 (40.00%) Load Balancing
9 53 (36.55%) CCIE
10 52 (35.86%) Wireless
10 52 (35.86%) Cisco ASA
11 50 (34.48%) MPLS
12 48 (33.10%) WAN
12 48 (33.10%) BGP
13 43 (29.66%) Avaya
14 41 (28.28%) Genesys
14 41 (28.28%) Microsoft
14 41 (28.28%) Verint
14 41 (28.28%) Cisco Nexus
15 40 (27.59%) LAN
15 40 (27.59%) Finance
16 39 (26.90%) Data Centre
17 36 (24.83%) F5
18 35 (24.14%) Brocade
18 35 (24.14%) Linux
18 35 (24.14%) Juniper
19 33 (22.76%) VLAN
20 30 (20.69%) EIGRP
20 30 (20.69%) Windows
20 30 (20.69%) VoIP

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 5 (3.45%) CMS
2 3 (2.07%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.69%) IIS
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 114 (78.62%) Firewall
2 61 (42.07%) OSPF
3 52 (35.86%) Cisco ASA
3 52 (35.86%) Wireless
4 50 (34.48%) MPLS
5 48 (33.10%) BGP
5 48 (33.10%) WAN
6 41 (28.28%) Cisco Nexus
7 40 (27.59%) LAN
8 33 (22.76%) VLAN
9 30 (20.69%) EIGRP
9 30 (20.69%) TCP/IP
9 30 (20.69%) VoIP
10 28 (19.31%) Cisco IOS
11 26 (17.93%) Ethernet
12 25 (17.24%) Network Security
12 25 (17.24%) VPN
13 18 (12.41%) DNS
14 17 (11.72%) DHCP
15 16 (11.03%) Spanning Tree
General
1 40 (27.59%) Finance
2 7 (4.83%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.38%) Games
3 2 (1.38%) Marketing
3 2 (1.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (51.72%) Network Engineer
2 59 (40.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 46 (31.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 32 (22.07%) Network Operations Engineer
4 32 (22.07%) Operations Engineer
5 18 (12.41%) Team Leader
6 15 (10.34%) Analyst
7 13 (8.97%) Network Team Leader
7 13 (8.97%) Security Analyst
8 12 (8.28%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 12 (8.28%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
8 12 (8.28%) Network Specialist
9 11 (7.59%) Network Analyst
9 11 (7.59%) Network Support
10 9 (6.21%) Network Security Analyst
10 9 (6.21%) Network Support Engineer
10 9 (6.21%) Support Engineer
11 7 (4.83%) Network Operations Specialist
12 6 (4.14%) Cisco Security Analyst
12 6 (4.14%) Firewall Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.38%) CSS
2 1 (0.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.90%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.97%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.76%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.38%) NHS
6 1 (0.69%) Clustering
6 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 35 (24.14%) Linux
2 30 (20.69%) Windows
3 7 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.07%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.38%) Unix
5 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (43.45%) ITIL
2 58 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 29 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 28 (19.31%) Problem Management
5 21 (14.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (14.48%) High Availability
6 16 (11.03%) Mentoring
7 15 (10.34%) Workload Management
8 10 (6.90%) Presales
9 9 (6.21%) Change Management
9 9 (6.21%) Fault Analysis
9 9 (6.21%) ITSM
10 8 (5.52%) Network Management
11 7 (4.83%) Capacity Management
12 6 (4.14%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.14%) Network Design
12 6 (4.14%) Network Monitoring
13 5 (3.45%) ITIL V3
13 5 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
13 5 (3.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.66%) Python
2 4 (2.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.69%) C
3 1 (0.69%) Perl
3 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 145 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 113 (77.93%) CCNA
3 53 (36.55%) CCIE
4 29 (20.00%) CCDA
5 16 (11.03%) CCIP
5 16 (11.03%) Degree
6 15 (10.34%) JNCIP
7 11 (7.59%) CCSP
8 10 (6.90%) SC Cleared
8 10 (6.90%) Security Cleared
9 9 (6.21%) CCSE
9 9 (6.21%) JNCIA
10 8 (5.52%) CEH
10 8 (5.52%) CISM
10 8 (5.52%) CISSP
11 6 (4.14%) CCSA
11 6 (4.14%) JNCIE
12 5 (3.45%) SSCP
13 4 (2.76%) CISA
13 4 (2.76%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.76%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.45%) VMware NSX
4 4 (2.76%) vSphere
5 3 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (4.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (2.76%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.76%) Nagios
2 4 (2.76%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.38%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (1.38%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.69%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 139 (95.86%) Cisco
2 66 (45.52%) VMware
3 43 (29.66%) Avaya
4 41 (28.28%) Genesys
4 41 (28.28%) Microsoft
4 41 (28.28%) Verint
5 36 (24.83%) F5
6 35 (24.14%) Brocade
6 35 (24.14%) Juniper
7 26 (17.93%) CheckPoint
8 22 (15.17%) Dell
9 12 (8.28%) HP
9 12 (8.28%) SonicWALL
10 11 (7.59%) Aruba
10 11 (7.59%) SolarWinds
10 11 (7.59%) Ubiquiti
11 9 (6.21%) Extreme Networks
11 9 (6.21%) Meraki
12 7 (4.83%) Palo Alto
12 7 (4.83%) Red Hat