Period
to 17 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 213 128 19
Rank change year-on-year -85 -109 +216
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 45 31 778
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.70% 1.14% 10.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.51% 7.40% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 411
10th Percentile £35,921 £33,950 £19,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £36,750 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%
75th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £64,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -3.85%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 998 419 1,954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.53% 15.44% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 823 344 1,401
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £20,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
75th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £60,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Yorkshire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CCNP in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for CCNP in Yorkshire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing CCNP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Yorkshire

CCNP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 September 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -73 28 £45,000 -3.23% 2
North Yorkshire -9 7 - -
East Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire -49 4 £60,000 +73.91%
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 45 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (88.89%) Cisco
3 35 (77.78%) Firewall
4 27 (60.00%) WAN
4 27 (60.00%) CCNA
5 21 (46.67%) VPN
6 20 (44.44%) Palo Alto
7 19 (42.22%) LAN
8 17 (37.78%) MPLS
8 17 (37.78%) BGP
9 16 (35.56%) OSPF
10 15 (33.33%) Juniper
11 14 (31.11%) IPsec
12 12 (26.67%) CheckPoint
12 12 (26.67%) VoIP
12 12 (26.67%) Network Design
12 12 (26.67%) Fortinet
13 11 (24.44%) JNCIA
13 11 (24.44%) Meraki
13 11 (24.44%) Internet
13 11 (24.44%) EIGRP
14 10 (22.22%) Firmware
14 10 (22.22%) RIP
14 10 (22.22%) Azure
15 9 (20.00%) F5
16 8 (17.78%) Wireless
16 8 (17.78%) DHCP
16 8 (17.78%) DNS
16 8 (17.78%) ITIL
16 8 (17.78%) Windows

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Azure
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (8.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.44%) AWS
5 1 (2.22%) IaaS
5 1 (2.22%) PaaS
5 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (77.78%) Firewall
2 27 (60.00%) WAN
3 21 (46.67%) VPN
4 19 (42.22%) LAN
5 17 (37.78%) BGP
5 17 (37.78%) MPLS
6 16 (35.56%) OSPF
7 14 (31.11%) IPsec
8 12 (26.67%) VoIP
9 11 (24.44%) EIGRP
9 11 (24.44%) Internet
10 10 (22.22%) RIP
11 8 (17.78%) DHCP
11 8 (17.78%) DNS
11 8 (17.78%) Wireless
12 7 (15.56%) Network Security
12 7 (15.56%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (11.11%) SD-WAN
14 4 (8.89%) Ethernet VPN
14 4 (8.89%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2019
General
1 6 (13.33%) Social Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Influencing Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) IP Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) IP Network Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Juniper Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Network Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) IT Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) IT Operations Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Network Operations Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Network Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.44%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Private Cloud
2 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
1 8 (17.78%) Windows 10
1 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
1 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2019
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Ubuntu
2 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Network Design
2 8 (17.78%) ITIL
3 6 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (8.89%) Logistics
5 3 (6.67%) DNA
5 3 (6.67%) Innovative Thinking
5 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.67%) Project Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) Data Security
6 2 (4.44%) Information Security
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (4.44%) IT Audit
6 2 (4.44%) Presales
6 2 (4.44%) Security Patching
6 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) PHP
1 4 (8.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (60.00%) CCNA
3 11 (24.44%) JNCIA
4 4 (8.89%) JNCIP
4 4 (8.89%) MCSA
4 4 (8.89%) MCSE
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.44%) CITP
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.22%) CCIE
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Firmware
2 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) FreeRADIUS
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 4 (8.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Cisco
2 20 (44.44%) Palo Alto
3 15 (33.33%) Juniper
4 12 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 12 (26.67%) Fortinet
5 11 (24.44%) Meraki
6 9 (20.00%) F5
7 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.89%) Veeam
8 4 (8.89%) Veritas
8 4 (8.89%) VMware
9 2 (4.44%) Zscaler
10 1 (2.22%) Aruba
10 1 (2.22%) Brocade
10 1 (2.22%) Extreme Networks