The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 74 84 65
Rank change year-on-year +10 -19  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 7 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.88% 1.49% 2.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% 4.35% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 23
Median salary £32,500 £42,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.61% -3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Wiltshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 274 368 346
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 34.29% 34.17% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 240 320 232
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Wiltshire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Wiltshire

CCNP
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Chippenham +15 3 £32,500 -31.57%
Swindon +11 3 £41,000 -2.38%
CCNP
South West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (90.00%) Cisco
3 16 (80.00%) Firewall
4 13 (65.00%) CCNA
4 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (55.00%) Windows
6 9 (45.00%) ITIL
7 7 (35.00%) MCSE
7 7 (35.00%) VPN
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (35.00%) VMware
7 7 (35.00%) Dell
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (35.00%) OSPF
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (30.00%) MPLS
8 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (30.00%) WAN
9 5 (25.00%) VoIP
10 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
10 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (20.00%) Juniper
10 4 (20.00%) SSL
10 4 (20.00%) CCIE
10 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
10 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (35.00%) OSPF
3 7 (35.00%) VPN
4 6 (30.00%) MPLS
4 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (30.00%) WAN
5 5 (25.00%) VoIP
6 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 4 (20.00%) SSL
7 3 (15.00%) BGP
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (15.00%) DNS
7 3 (15.00%) DSL
7 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (15.00%) LAN
7 3 (15.00%) Network Security
7 3 (15.00%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Clustering
1 3 (15.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) High Availability
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Network Management
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.00%) Server Building
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (65.00%) CCNA
3 7 (35.00%) MCSE
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (20.00%) CCIE
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (15.00%) CCSP
5 3 (15.00%) MCITP
5 3 (15.00%) MCP
5 3 (15.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.00%) CCDP
6 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Dell
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (20.00%) Juniper
4 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (15.00%) Draytek
5 3 (15.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) ProCurve
5 3 (15.00%) SonicWALL
5 3 (15.00%) Symantec
5 3 (15.00%) Veeam
5 3 (15.00%) Veritas
5 3 (15.00%) WatchGuard
5 3 (15.00%) ZyXEL
6 2 (10.00%) Mitel
7 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.00%) F5
7 1 (5.00%) Riverbed