The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 12 23 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 7 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.45% 2.73% 2.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 10.00% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 6
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.22%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
CCNP
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 70 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 41.79% 27.34% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17 46 87
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

CCNP
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Aberdeen

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing CCNP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCNP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Quality Management
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) MCTS
2 6 (75.00%) Operations Management
2 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (75.00%) Release Management
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (75.00%) Change Control
2 6 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Dell
4 4 (50.00%) EMC
4 4 (50.00%) CommVault
4 4 (50.00%) NetApp
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Proofpoint

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing CCNP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCNP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WLAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
1 6 (75.00%) Quality Management
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
1 6 (75.00%) Operations Management
1 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (75.00%) Release Management
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL V3
1 6 (75.00%) Change Control
1 6 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) BCP
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MCTS
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) SSCP
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP
5 1 (12.50%) HND
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Dell
3 4 (50.00%) EMC
3 4 (50.00%) CommVault
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Proofpoint
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper