Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 184 143
Rank change year-on-year +34 -41 -61
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 181 154 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.83% 1.38% 2.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.79% 6.09% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 164 144 242
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,725 £30,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 1848 2528 3183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.66% 22.57% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1499 2125 2513
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,050 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Yorkshire

CCNP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for CCNP in Yorkshire

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
West Yorkshire +59 149 £42,500 -5.56% 4
North Yorkshire +21 21 £43,500 +21.09%
South Yorkshire -3 16 £55,000 - 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 181 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 164 (90.61%) Cisco
3 135 (74.59%) CCNA
4 130 (71.82%) Firewall
5 70 (38.67%) VMware
6 67 (37.02%) Wireless
6 67 (37.02%) OSPF
7 65 (35.91%) ITIL
8 61 (33.70%) BGP
8 61 (33.70%) CCIE
9 60 (33.15%) MPLS
10 58 (32.04%) Load Balancing
11 56 (30.94%) WAN
12 53 (29.28%) LAN
12 53 (29.28%) Cisco ASA
13 47 (25.97%) Cisco Nexus
14 44 (24.31%) Data Centre
14 44 (24.31%) Avaya
15 43 (23.76%) Microsoft
16 41 (22.65%) Genesys
16 41 (22.65%) Finance
16 41 (22.65%) Verint
17 39 (21.55%) VPN
18 37 (20.44%) Juniper
19 36 (19.89%) F5
20 35 (19.34%) Brocade
20 35 (19.34%) VLAN
20 35 (19.34%) Linux
21 33 (18.23%) VoIP
21 33 (18.23%) TCP/IP

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 5 (2.76%) CMS
2 3 (1.66%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.55%) IIS
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 130 (71.82%) Firewall
2 67 (37.02%) OSPF
2 67 (37.02%) Wireless
3 61 (33.70%) BGP
4 60 (33.15%) MPLS
5 56 (30.94%) WAN
6 53 (29.28%) Cisco ASA
6 53 (29.28%) LAN
7 47 (25.97%) Cisco Nexus
8 39 (21.55%) VPN
9 35 (19.34%) VLAN
10 33 (18.23%) Network Security
10 33 (18.23%) TCP/IP
10 33 (18.23%) VoIP
11 31 (17.13%) EIGRP
12 28 (15.47%) Cisco IOS
13 26 (14.36%) Ethernet
14 24 (13.26%) DNS
15 18 (9.94%) DHCP
16 17 (9.39%) Spanning Tree
General
1 41 (22.65%) Finance
2 12 (6.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.10%) Games
3 2 (1.10%) Marketing
3 2 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (0.55%) Local Government
4 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 89 (49.17%) Network Engineer
2 73 (40.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 56 (30.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 32 (17.68%) Network Operations Engineer
4 32 (17.68%) Operations Engineer
5 18 (9.94%) Team Leader
6 15 (8.29%) Analyst
6 15 (8.29%) Support Engineer
7 13 (7.18%) Network Specialist
7 13 (7.18%) Network Support
7 13 (7.18%) Network Team Leader
7 13 (7.18%) Security Analyst
8 12 (6.63%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 12 (6.63%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
9 11 (6.08%) Network Analyst
10 10 (5.52%) Consultant
10 10 (5.52%) Network Support Engineer
10 10 (5.52%) Senior Network Engineer
11 9 (4.97%) Network Security Analyst
11 9 (4.97%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.10%) CSS
2 1 (0.55%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (24.31%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.18%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.21%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.21%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.10%) CMDB
5 2 (1.10%) NHS
6 1 (0.55%) Clustering
6 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.55%) iPad
6 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (19.34%) Linux
2 32 (17.68%) Windows
3 7 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.66%) Unix
4 3 (1.66%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (35.91%) ITIL
2 58 (32.04%) Load Balancing
3 29 (16.02%) Problem Management
3 29 (16.02%) Root Cause Analysis
4 22 (12.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (11.60%) High Availability
6 17 (9.39%) Mentoring
7 15 (8.29%) Workload Management
8 14 (7.73%) Network Design
9 12 (6.63%) Presales
10 10 (5.52%) Change Management
10 10 (5.52%) ITSM
11 9 (4.97%) Fault Analysis
11 9 (4.97%) Network Management
12 7 (3.87%) Capacity Management
12 7 (3.87%) Information Security
12 7 (3.87%) Network Monitoring
13 6 (3.31%) E-Commerce
13 6 (3.31%) Network Architecture
14 5 (2.76%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.73%) Python
2 4 (2.21%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.55%) C
3 1 (0.55%) Perl
3 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 181 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 135 (74.59%) CCNA
3 61 (33.70%) CCIE
4 30 (16.57%) CCDA
5 16 (8.84%) CCIP
5 16 (8.84%) Degree
6 15 (8.29%) JNCIP
7 12 (6.63%) Security Cleared
8 11 (6.08%) CCSP
8 11 (6.08%) SC Cleared
9 9 (4.97%) CCSE
9 9 (4.97%) JNCIA
10 8 (4.42%) CEH
10 8 (4.42%) CISM
10 8 (4.42%) CISSP
11 6 (3.31%) CCSA
11 6 (3.31%) JNCIE
12 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (2.76%) SSCP
13 4 (2.21%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (3.31%) SLA
2 4 (2.21%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.55%) GDPR
3 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (13.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.73%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.76%) VMware NSX
3 5 (2.76%) vSphere
4 4 (2.21%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (4.42%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.31%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.21%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.21%) Nagios
3 4 (2.21%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.10%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.10%) SmoothWall
4 2 (1.10%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 164 (90.61%) Cisco
2 70 (38.67%) VMware
3 44 (24.31%) Avaya
4 43 (23.76%) Microsoft
5 41 (22.65%) Genesys
5 41 (22.65%) Verint
6 37 (20.44%) Juniper
7 36 (19.89%) F5
8 35 (19.34%) Brocade
9 26 (14.36%) CheckPoint
10 23 (12.71%) Dell
11 14 (7.73%) HP
12 13 (7.18%) Palo Alto
12 13 (7.18%) SolarWinds
13 12 (6.63%) SonicWALL
14 11 (6.08%) Aruba
14 11 (6.08%) Citrix
14 11 (6.08%) Ubiquiti
15 9 (4.97%) Extreme Networks
15 9 (4.97%) Meraki