Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 195 163 188
Rank change year-on-year -32 +25 -25
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 85 156 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.15% 1.62% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.43% 9.12% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 70 137 124
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,950 £32,200 £29,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,750 £54,625
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 1,321 1,710 2,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.90% 17.71% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,036 1,420 1,985
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,450 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 -40 57 £46,250 +15.63% 21
North Yorkshire +9 27 £40,000 -11.11%
South Yorkshire -9 1 £57,500 - 1
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 85 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (94.12%) Cisco
3 55 (64.71%) CCNA
4 52 (61.18%) Firewall
5 47 (55.29%) Juniper
6 44 (51.76%) Cisco ASA
7 43 (50.59%) BGP
8 39 (45.88%) F5
9 37 (43.53%) Network Security
9 37 (43.53%) OSPF
10 34 (40.00%) CheckPoint
11 29 (34.12%) VPN
12 28 (32.94%) VLAN
12 28 (32.94%) Cisco Nexus
12 28 (32.94%) Cisco Firepower
13 27 (31.76%) EIGRP
14 24 (28.24%) CCIE
15 23 (27.06%) WAN
15 23 (27.06%) Palo Alto
16 22 (25.88%) MPLS
17 21 (24.71%) Cisco ISE
18 19 (22.35%) Security Operations
18 19 (22.35%) Security Operations Centre
19 18 (21.18%) ForeScout
19 18 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (21.18%) AirWatch
19 18 (21.18%) Customer Engagement
19 18 (21.18%) SSL
19 18 (21.18%) JNCIS
20 16 (18.82%) ITIL

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 (4.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (3.53%) IIS
2 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (61.18%) Firewall
2 44 (51.76%) Cisco ASA
3 43 (50.59%) BGP
4 37 (43.53%) Network Security
4 37 (43.53%) OSPF
5 29 (34.12%) VPN
6 28 (32.94%) Cisco Firepower
6 28 (32.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 28 (32.94%) VLAN
7 27 (31.76%) EIGRP
8 23 (27.06%) WAN
9 22 (25.88%) MPLS
10 21 (24.71%) Cisco ISE
11 18 (21.18%) SSL
12 16 (18.82%) Cisco IOS
13 15 (17.65%) Wireshark
14 14 (16.47%) VoIP
15 13 (15.29%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (12.94%) LAN
16 11 (12.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.35%) Informix
3 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Legal
2 3 (3.53%) Marketing
2 3 (3.53%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (67.06%) Network Engineer
2 18 (21.18%) Network Support
3 17 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 16 (18.82%) Network Support Engineer
5 13 (15.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 13 (15.29%) Security Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Network Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) Security Analyst
9 6 (7.06%) Network Security Analyst
9 6 (7.06%) Network Specialist
9 6 (7.06%) Project Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) Juniper Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Cisco Support Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Juniper Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) Security Operations Centre
2 18 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (15.29%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.53%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.53%) NHS
5 1 (1.18%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.18%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.18%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.59%) Linux
2 6 (7.06%) Windows
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) Security Operations
2 18 (21.18%) Customer Engagement
3 16 (18.82%) ITIL
4 15 (17.65%) Load Balancing
5 13 (15.29%) Change Management
6 12 (14.12%) Capacity Management
6 12 (14.12%) Technical Leadership
7 10 (11.76%) ITSM
7 10 (11.76%) Network Management
8 8 (9.41%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 7 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (8.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (5.88%) High Availability
11 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 4 (4.71%) Integration Testing
11 4 (4.71%) System Integration Testing
12 3 (3.53%) Cybersecurity
12 3 (3.53%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (3.53%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.18%) Python
1 1 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (64.71%) CCNA
3 24 (28.24%) CCIE
4 18 (21.18%) JNCIS
5 14 (16.47%) SC Cleared
5 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
6 13 (15.29%) CCSE
7 11 (12.94%) JNCIP
8 5 (5.88%) JNCIA
9 4 (4.71%) Degree
9 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (3.53%) MCSE
11 2 (2.35%) CCIE Collaboration
11 2 (2.35%) CCNP Voice
11 2 (2.35%) CCSA
12 1 (1.18%) CCDP
12 1 (1.18%) CCIE Security
12 1 (1.18%) CREST Certified
12 1 (1.18%) MCSA
12 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) PMO
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.59%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.18%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.18%) XenApp
4 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (21.18%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.53%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.35%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.35%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.35%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.35%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (1.18%) Puppet
4 1 (1.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 80 (94.12%) Cisco
2 47 (55.29%) Juniper
3 39 (45.88%) F5
4 34 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 23 (27.06%) Palo Alto
6 18 (21.18%) ForeScout
7 15 (17.65%) Meraki
8 14 (16.47%) Aruba
8 14 (16.47%) HP
9 13 (15.29%) Extreme Networks
10 12 (14.12%) Ubiquiti
11 11 (12.94%) VMware
12 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
13 5 (5.88%) Fortinet
14 4 (4.71%) Citrix
15 2 (2.35%) Brocade
15 2 (2.35%) Dell
15 2 (2.35%) LogRhythm
15 2 (2.35%) NICE Systems
15 2 (2.35%) Red Box