The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 91 99 80
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 11 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.89% 1.06% 1.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.68% 5.93% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 5
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
299 253 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.17% 17.80% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 206 171 131
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £23,742
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

CCNP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Glasgow

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco
3 13 (86.67%) LAN
3 13 (86.67%) WAN
4 12 (80.00%) Firewall
5 10 (66.67%) ITIL
5 10 (66.67%) CCNA
6 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
6 8 (53.33%) Citrix
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (53.33%) DNS
6 8 (53.33%) Windows
6 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
6 8 (53.33%) VMware
7 7 (46.67%) SCCM
7 7 (46.67%) Back Office
7 7 (46.67%) DHCP
7 7 (46.67%) VPN
7 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
7 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (46.67%) XenApp
7 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (40.00%) vSphere
8 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (40.00%) HP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) LAN
1 13 (86.67%) WAN
2 12 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) DNS
4 7 (46.67%) DHCP
4 7 (46.67%) VPN
5 6 (40.00%) SAN
6 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (33.33%) BGP
6 5 (33.33%) MPLS
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (26.67%) OSPF
7 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
8 3 (20.00%) ADSL
8 3 (20.00%) SHDSL
9 2 (13.33%) Network Security
9 2 (13.33%) Wireless
10 1 (6.67%) Internet
10 1 (6.67%) VoIP
10 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Back Office
2 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Team Leader
1 4 (26.67%) Operations Team Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (20.00%) SIEM
3 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) CCNA
3 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) CCA
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (6.67%) HND
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) XenApp
3 6 (40.00%) vSphere
3 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) SCCM
2 6 (40.00%) SCOM
2 6 (40.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
4 6 (40.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (13.33%) F5
7 1 (6.67%) Avaya
7 1 (6.67%) McAfee
7 1 (6.67%) Hyland