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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 132 104
Rank change year-on-year 0 -28  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 57 73 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.62% 1.86% 2.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.61% 8.31% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 68 97
Median salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.06% +8.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £39,850 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -4.25%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 662 878 1058
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 18.84% 22.32% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 511 735 856
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing CCNP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 41 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Bradford -3 4 £55,000 - 3
Wakefield +6 3 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Batley - 2 £29,000 -
Castleford - 1 £50,750 -
CCNP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (85.58%) Cisco
3 71 (68.27%) Firewall
4 46 (44.23%) CCNA
5 36 (34.62%) Data Centre
6 34 (32.69%) WAN
7 31 (29.81%) Microsoft
8 30 (28.85%) ITIL
8 30 (28.85%) VMware
9 29 (27.88%) Juniper
10 28 (26.92%) MPLS
11 27 (25.96%) Linux
12 26 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 25 (24.04%) BGP
14 23 (22.12%) OSPF
14 23 (22.12%) Windows
14 23 (22.12%) High Availability
15 22 (21.15%) CheckPoint
16 21 (20.19%) DHCP
16 21 (20.19%) DNS
17 20 (19.23%) LAN
17 20 (19.23%) VLAN
17 20 (19.23%) F5
18 19 (18.27%) Network Security
18 19 (18.27%) Windows Server
18 19 (18.27%) TCP/IP
19 17 (16.35%) Active Directory
20 15 (14.42%) VPN
20 15 (14.42%) VoIP
20 15 (14.42%) Cisco ASA

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 (4.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 71 (68.27%) Firewall
2 34 (32.69%) WAN
3 28 (26.92%) MPLS
4 25 (24.04%) BGP
5 23 (22.12%) OSPF
6 21 (20.19%) DHCP
6 21 (20.19%) DNS
7 20 (19.23%) LAN
7 20 (19.23%) VLAN
8 19 (18.27%) Network Security
8 19 (18.27%) TCP/IP
9 15 (14.42%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (14.42%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (14.42%) VoIP
9 15 (14.42%) VPN
10 14 (13.46%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (10.58%) Spanning Tree
12 8 (7.69%) Wireless
13 7 (6.73%) Software-Defined Networking
13 7 (6.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (9.62%) Finance
2 9 (8.65%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (35.58%) Network Engineer
2 30 (28.85%) Cisco Engineer
3 22 (21.15%) Senior Network Engineer
4 19 (18.27%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 15 (14.42%) Analyst
5 15 (14.42%) Network Analyst
6 14 (13.46%) Network Security Analyst
6 14 (13.46%) Security Analyst
7 11 (10.58%) Operations Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 9 (8.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
11 7 (6.73%) Designer
11 7 (6.73%) Network Designer
11 7 (6.73%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
12 6 (5.77%) Architect
12 6 (5.77%) Design Engineer
12 6 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (5.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (5.77%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) XMPP
2 4 (3.85%) .NET
2 4 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 36 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.58%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.85%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.96%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.96%) Linux
2 23 (22.12%) Windows
3 19 (18.27%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.96%) Unix
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.85%) ITIL
2 23 (22.12%) High Availability
3 13 (12.50%) Network Design
4 10 (9.62%) Capacity Management
5 9 (8.65%) Load Balancing
5 9 (8.65%) Network Management
6 8 (7.69%) Presales
6 8 (7.69%) Validation
7 6 (5.77%) Business Continuity
7 6 (5.77%) Change Management
7 6 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.77%) E-Commerce
7 6 (5.77%) Time Management
8 5 (4.81%) ITSM
9 3 (2.88%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.88%) Analytics
9 3 (2.88%) Business Analysis
9 3 (2.88%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.88%) PRINCE2
10 2 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 104 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (44.23%) CCNA
3 14 (13.46%) CCIP
4 13 (12.50%) CCIE
5 12 (11.54%) JNCIP
6 8 (7.69%) CCDA
6 8 (7.69%) CCSP
6 8 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (6.73%) MCSA
7 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (5.77%) CCNP Voice
8 6 (5.77%) CCSE
8 6 (5.77%) JNCIE
9 5 (4.81%) CCSA
9 5 (4.81%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.88%) CCVP
10 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.92%) CISM
11 2 (1.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.96%) GDPR
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (16.35%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.85%) vSphere
4 4 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (5.77%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.92%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.96%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.96%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 89 (85.58%) Cisco
2 31 (29.81%) Microsoft
3 30 (28.85%) VMware
4 29 (27.88%) Juniper
5 22 (21.15%) CheckPoint
6 20 (19.23%) F5
7 10 (9.62%) HP
8 9 (8.65%) Red Hat
9 7 (6.73%) Aruba
10 6 (5.77%) Extreme Networks
10 6 (5.77%) Meraki
10 6 (5.77%) NICE Systems
10 6 (5.77%) Ubiquiti
11 5 (4.81%) Citrix
12 4 (3.85%) Brocade
12 4 (3.85%) EMC
13 3 (2.88%) Civica
13 3 (2.88%) SolarWinds
14 2 (1.92%) Avaya
15 1 (0.96%) Genesys
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + On-Call + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 7 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
GCI Network Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago