Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 215 155
Rank change year-on-year +126 -60 +35
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 200 64 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.09% 0.81% 1.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.26% 4.59% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 124 57 155
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1,159 1,394 1,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.93% 17.54% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 874 1,095 1,476
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 11 December 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 11 December 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
North Yorkshire +77 156 £42,500 -15.00% 2
West Yorkshire +20 32 £50,000 +14.29% 12
East Yorkshire - 8 £47,500 -
South Yorkshire +18 3 £42,500 -34.62% 3
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 200 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 162 (81.00%) CCNA
3 154 (77.00%) WAN
4 153 (76.50%) MPLS
5 111 (55.50%) Firewall
6 110 (55.00%) Cisco
7 103 (51.50%) BGP
8 80 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
9 78 (39.00%) VPN
10 73 (36.50%) OSPF
11 72 (36.00%) Fortinet
12 70 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 70 (35.00%) Network Security
12 70 (35.00%) Presales
13 69 (34.50%) FortiGate
14 68 (34.00%) Internet
15 66 (33.00%) Validation
16 64 (32.00%) DNS
16 64 (32.00%) ISO 9001
17 63 (31.50%) Service Delivery
17 63 (31.50%) Product Management
17 63 (31.50%) Palo Alto
18 62 (31.00%) vCloud
19 61 (30.50%) Linux
20 60 (30.00%) Change Control
21 59 (29.50%) NetScaler
22 58 (29.00%) Cisco Nexus
23 57 (28.50%) IPsec
24 56 (28.00%) Python
25 55 (27.50%) Broadband

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 7 (3.50%) IIS
1 7 (3.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.00%) Azure
2 10 (5.00%) Office 365
3 6 (3.00%) SaaS
4 4 (2.00%) AWS
5 1 (0.50%) GCP
5 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 154 (77.00%) WAN
2 153 (76.50%) MPLS
3 111 (55.50%) Firewall
4 103 (51.50%) BGP
5 80 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 78 (39.00%) VPN
7 73 (36.50%) OSPF
8 70 (35.00%) Network Security
9 68 (34.00%) Internet
10 64 (32.00%) DNS
11 59 (29.50%) NetScaler
12 58 (29.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 57 (28.50%) IPsec
14 55 (27.50%) Broadband
15 53 (26.50%) SMTP
16 51 (25.50%) ADSL
16 51 (25.50%) RIP
17 35 (17.50%) LAN
18 22 (11.00%) Wireless
19 19 (9.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.00%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.50%) Fiddler
General
1 44 (22.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.00%) Finance
3 2 (1.00%) Legal
4 1 (0.50%) Games
4 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.50%) Marketing
4 1 (0.50%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 154 (77.00%) Network Engineer
2 54 (27.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 54 (27.00%) Security Engineer
3 51 (25.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 50 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 46 (23.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 43 (21.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 42 (21.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 27 (13.50%) Project Engineer
9 12 (6.00%) Analyst
9 12 (6.00%) Technical Support
10 10 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (4.50%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (4.50%) 2nd Line Technical Support
12 8 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 8 (4.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
12 8 (4.00%) Network Support
12 8 (4.00%) Support Analyst
12 8 (4.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 53 (26.50%) Management Information System
2 15 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.50%) CMDB
5 3 (1.50%) Cyberattack
5 3 (1.50%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.00%) AS400
6 2 (1.00%) Handset
6 2 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 61 (30.50%) Linux
2 55 (27.50%) Unix
3 15 (7.50%) Windows
4 12 (6.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 8 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.50%) Windows 10
8 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (35.00%) Presales
2 66 (33.00%) Validation
3 63 (31.50%) Product Management
3 63 (31.50%) Service Delivery
4 60 (30.00%) Change Control
5 55 (27.50%) Network Management
6 54 (27.00%) Network Design
7 21 (10.50%) ITIL
8 12 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (6.00%) Project Delivery
9 11 (5.50%) Technical Leadership
10 10 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (4.50%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (4.50%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (4.00%) Time Management
13 7 (3.50%) Change Management
13 7 (3.50%) Process Improvement
13 7 (3.50%) Security Monitoring
14 6 (3.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 56 (28.00%) Python
2 53 (26.50%) Bash Shell
2 53 (26.50%) Perl
3 7 (3.50%) SQL
4 4 (2.00%) C
4 4 (2.00%) PHP
5 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 200 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 162 (81.00%) CCNA
3 11 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (5.00%) MCSE
5 9 (4.50%) CCIE
6 7 (3.50%) Degree
7 6 (3.00%) CCDP
7 6 (3.00%) DBS Check
8 4 (2.00%) SANS
9 3 (1.50%) CISM
9 3 (1.50%) CISSP
10 2 (1.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 2 (1.00%) CCSP
10 2 (1.00%) CCVP
10 2 (1.00%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.50%) CCDA
11 1 (0.50%) GIAC
11 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.50%) MCSA
11 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 64 (32.00%) ISO 9001
3 9 (4.50%) SLA
4 5 (2.50%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (1.00%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 62 (31.00%) vCloud
2 11 (5.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.00%) vSphere
4 8 (4.00%) XenApp
5 2 (1.00%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.50%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 69 (34.50%) FortiGate
2 51 (25.50%) Nagios
3 8 (4.00%) SCCM
4 6 (3.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (3.00%) WSUS
5 5 (2.50%) Nessus
6 3 (1.50%) RANCID
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 110 (55.00%) Cisco
2 72 (36.00%) Fortinet
3 63 (31.50%) Palo Alto
4 20 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (9.00%) VMware
6 17 (8.50%) Citrix
7 10 (5.00%) Juniper
8 9 (4.50%) Dell
8 9 (4.50%) Meraki
9 8 (4.00%) HP
9 8 (4.00%) Huawei
9 8 (4.00%) Veeam
10 7 (3.50%) Mitel
10 7 (3.50%) Siemens
11 6 (3.00%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.50%) Brocade
12 3 (1.50%) Draytek
12 3 (1.50%) Ruckus Wireless
13 2 (1.00%) F5
13 2 (1.00%) Sonus