The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 84 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing CCNP 10 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.49% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.47% 5.11% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £300 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +80.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £32.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+14.84% -28.88%
CCNP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
118 137 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.36% 9.64% 10.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 74 65
Median daily rate £405 £325 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £224 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +102.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCNP across the Edinburgh region.

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Edinburgh region.

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) CCNA
4 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
5 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (50.00%) Finance
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
7 6 (37.50%) LAN
7 6 (37.50%) WAN
8 5 (31.25%) OSPF
8 5 (31.25%) BGP
8 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
8 5 (31.25%) CCIE
8 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (31.25%) VLAN
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (25.00%) Wireless
9 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (18.75%) PPP
10 3 (18.75%) ATM
10 3 (18.75%) ISDN
10 3 (18.75%) Linux
10 3 (18.75%) MPLS
10 3 (18.75%) X.25
10 3 (18.75%) Citrix
10 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
10 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
10 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (18.75%) Network Design
10 3 (18.75%) Network Security

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
2 2 (12.50%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) LAN
2 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) BGP
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
3 5 (31.25%) OSPF
3 5 (31.25%) VLAN
4 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) Wireless
5 3 (18.75%) ATM
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (18.75%) HSRP
5 3 (18.75%) ISDN
5 3 (18.75%) MPLS
5 3 (18.75%) Network Security
5 3 (18.75%) PPP
5 3 (18.75%) X.25
6 2 (12.50%) DMVPN
6 2 (12.50%) VXLAN
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Data Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Network Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) CISSP Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) SIEM Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Audit Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Check Point Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Data Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Firewall Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Network Design
2 3 (18.75%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Kanban
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Security Management
3 2 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 2 (12.50%) SIEM
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (62.50%) CCNA
3 5 (31.25%) CCIE
4 2 (12.50%) CISA
4 2 (12.50%) CISM
4 2 (12.50%) CISSP
4 2 (12.50%) MCP
4 2 (12.50%) MCSE
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.25%) CCDA
5 1 (6.25%) CCSA
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (12.50%) RACF
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
4 2 (12.50%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) VMware