The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 84 106 94
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 9 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.67% 0.37% 0.091%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.91% 1.69% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.74% -3.33%
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 Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
309 356 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.92% 22.04% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 191 225 163
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CCNP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCNA
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) VoIP
4 5 (41.67%) MPLS
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) F5
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) BGP
6 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) Symantec
6 3 (25.00%) Juniper
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (25.00%) CCIE
6 3 (25.00%) vSphere
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
7 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
7 2 (16.67%) VPLS
7 2 (16.67%) EMC

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) VoIP
2 5 (41.67%) MPLS
3 3 (25.00%) BGP
3 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) VPLS
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) DWDM
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) SSL
4 2 (16.67%) IPv4
4 2 (16.67%) IPv6
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) RSVP
4 2 (16.67%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (16.67%) MCSA
4 2 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) F5
3 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Symantec
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) Polycom
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya