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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 20 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 9 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.40% 2.94% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.84% 7.02% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
76 114 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 28.68% 41.91% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 48 92 79
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (100.00%) CCNA
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 11 (84.62%) WAN
3 11 (84.62%) Frame Relay
4 10 (76.92%) MPLS
4 10 (76.92%) OSPF
4 10 (76.92%) BGP
5 9 (69.23%) VSAT
5 9 (69.23%) IPsec
5 9 (69.23%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Network Design
7 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
7 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (7.69%) MCSE
7 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
7 1 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (7.69%) Firewall

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) WAN
1 11 (84.62%) Frame Relay
2 10 (76.92%) MPLS
2 10 (76.92%) OSPF
2 10 (76.92%) BGP
3 9 (69.23%) IPsec
3 9 (69.23%) VPN
3 9 (69.23%) VSAT
4 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Senior Network Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Network Engineer
1 10 (76.92%) Senior Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Network Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Analyst
3 8 (61.54%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 8 (61.54%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
3 8 (61.54%) Senior Cisco Analyst
3 8 (61.54%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (61.54%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CCNA
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) VMware