The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 22 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 11 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.10% 4.09% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.67% 9.70% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 1
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
75 134 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 27.99% 42.14% 36.31%
Number of salaries quoted 55 102 90
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £71,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCNP
Scotland

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 22 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Frame Relay
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
3 10 (83.33%) MPLS
3 10 (83.33%) OSPF
3 10 (83.33%) BGP
4 9 (75.00%) VSAT
4 9 (75.00%) IPsec
4 9 (75.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) MCSE
6 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Frame Relay
1 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) MPLS
2 10 (83.33%) OSPF
2 10 (83.33%) BGP
3 9 (75.00%) VSAT
3 9 (75.00%) IPsec
3 9 (75.00%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) Senior Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) Network Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) Senior Network Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
3 8 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (66.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco Analyst
3 8 (66.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 8 (66.67%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
3 8 (66.67%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) VMware