The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
UK / Scotland
Rank 92 126 134
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +8
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 43 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.91% 0.99% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.85% 3.64% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 20
Median salary £39,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
548 796 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.28% 27.29% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 346 518 592
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CCNP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

CCNP Salary Trend in Scotland

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCNP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Scotland

CCNP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +20 25 £45,778 -2.59%
Glasgow +17 10 £38,000 -22.05%
Renfrewshire - 4 £35,000 -
South Ayrshire - 3 £40,561 -
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 85 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (90.59%) Cisco
3 62 (72.94%) Firewall
4 60 (70.59%) CheckPoint
5 42 (49.41%) Data Centre
6 38 (44.71%) LAN
7 37 (43.53%) Network Security
8 35 (41.18%) CCNA
9 34 (40.00%) Finance
10 33 (38.82%) Fortinet
11 28 (32.94%) WAN
11 28 (32.94%) F5
12 27 (31.76%) Wireless
13 26 (30.59%) MPLS
14 24 (28.24%) FortiGate
15 22 (25.88%) ITIL
16 21 (24.71%) Network Design
16 21 (24.71%) Cisco ASA
17 20 (23.53%) VoIP
18 19 (22.35%) CCIE
18 19 (22.35%) Juniper
19 18 (21.18%) Retail
19 18 (21.18%) CCSE
20 17 (20.00%) CCSA
20 17 (20.00%) BGP
20 17 (20.00%) DNS
21 16 (18.82%) OSPF
21 16 (18.82%) Wi-Fi
22 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
22 15 (17.65%) Cisco IOS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.53%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.35%) IIS
2 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.18%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 62 (72.94%) Firewall
2 38 (44.71%) LAN
3 37 (43.53%) Network Security
4 28 (32.94%) WAN
5 27 (31.76%) Wireless
6 26 (30.59%) MPLS
7 21 (24.71%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (23.53%) VoIP
9 17 (20.00%) BGP
9 17 (20.00%) DNS
10 16 (18.82%) OSPF
10 16 (18.82%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
11 15 (17.65%) Cisco PIX
11 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
12 13 (15.29%) EIGRP
12 13 (15.29%) Internet
13 12 (14.12%) DMVPN
13 12 (14.12%) SNA
13 12 (14.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.18%) MySQL
General
1 34 (40.00%) Finance
2 18 (21.18%) Retail
3 14 (16.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Electronics
5 1 (1.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (40.00%) Consultant
2 30 (35.29%) Network Consultant
3 15 (17.65%) Network Engineer
4 14 (16.47%) Network Security Consultant
4 14 (16.47%) Security Consultant
5 12 (14.12%) Analyst
5 12 (14.12%) Data Consultant
6 10 (11.76%) Network Analyst
6 10 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (11.76%) Senior Network Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Network Specialist
8 6 (7.06%) Team Leader
9 5 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Firewall Specialist
10 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 4 (4.71%) Network Manager
10 4 (4.71%) Support Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) IT Architect
11 3 (3.53%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (49.41%) Data Centre
2 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.35%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.35%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.18%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) Windows
3 2 (2.35%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) ITIL
2 21 (24.71%) Network Design
3 12 (14.12%) High Availability
4 10 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 8 (9.41%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.06%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.88%) DevOps
7 5 (5.88%) Network Management
8 4 (4.71%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.71%) Network Architecture
8 4 (4.71%) Project Management
9 3 (3.53%) Change Control
9 3 (3.53%) Change Management
9 3 (3.53%) Coaching
9 3 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.53%) Converged Infrastructure
9 3 (3.53%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (3.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.35%) SQL
2 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 85 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (41.18%) CCNA
3 19 (22.35%) CCIE
4 18 (21.18%) CCSE
5 17 (20.00%) CCSA
6 14 (16.47%) CCSP
7 5 (5.88%) JNCIE
8 4 (4.71%) MCSE
8 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.53%) CCDP
9 3 (3.53%) CCMSE
9 3 (3.53%) CCSM
10 2 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (2.35%) MCITP
10 2 (2.35%) MCP
10 2 (2.35%) MCSA
10 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.18%) HND
11 1 (1.18%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.18%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) SLA
2 4 (4.71%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.88%) vSphere
2 3 (3.53%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.35%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.35%) UAG
3 2 (2.35%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (28.24%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.35%) Iperf
2 2 (2.35%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.35%) vRealize
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 77 (90.59%) Cisco
2 60 (70.59%) CheckPoint
3 33 (38.82%) Fortinet
4 28 (32.94%) F5
5 19 (22.35%) Juniper
6 14 (16.47%) Splunk
7 10 (11.76%) Aruba
8 9 (10.59%) VMware
9 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
10 4 (4.71%) Blue Coat
11 3 (3.53%) NetApp
12 2 (2.35%) EMC
12 2 (2.35%) HP
12 2 (2.35%) IBM
12 2 (2.35%) Intel Security
12 2 (2.35%) Samsung
13 1 (1.18%) Avaya
13 1 (1.18%) CommVault
13 1 (1.18%) jetNEXUS