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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 133 148 129
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 21 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.44% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.24% 1.90% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 6
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CCNP
UK

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
939 791 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 29.97% 23.12% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 637 510 502
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £27,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCNP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Scotland

CCNP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 12 £37,500 - 1
Glasgow +12 4 £38,750 -18.42% 1
Edinburgh -2 3 £31,500 -7.35% 1
North Lanarkshire +2 1 £45,000 -10.00%
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 36 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (91.67%) Cisco
3 30 (83.33%) CCNA
4 25 (69.44%) Windows
4 25 (69.44%) Firewall
5 24 (66.67%) MPLS
6 20 (55.56%) VoIP
6 20 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (52.78%) SLA
7 19 (52.78%) Citrix
7 19 (52.78%) Juniper
7 19 (52.78%) Network Design
8 18 (50.00%) Wireless
8 18 (50.00%) Service Delivery
8 18 (50.00%) HP
8 18 (50.00%) Dell
8 18 (50.00%) Network Management
8 18 (50.00%) SonicWALL
8 18 (50.00%) Mentoring
9 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
10 9 (25.00%) WAN
10 9 (25.00%) LAN
11 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 8 (22.22%) VMware
12 7 (19.44%) BGP
13 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
14 5 (13.89%) ITIL
14 5 (13.89%) OSPF

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (69.44%) Firewall
2 24 (66.67%) MPLS
3 20 (55.56%) VoIP
4 18 (50.00%) Wireless
5 9 (25.00%) WAN
5 9 (25.00%) LAN
6 7 (19.44%) BGP
7 5 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (13.89%) OSPF
8 4 (11.11%) Ethernet
8 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 4 (11.11%) ADSL
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (8.33%) SHDSL
9 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
10 1 (2.78%) WAAS
10 1 (2.78%) MRTG
10 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.78%) DHCP
General
1 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Network Specialist
2 10 (27.78%) Senior Network Specialist
3 7 (19.44%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Network Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Field Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 20 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Network Design
2 18 (50.00%) Network Management
2 18 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 18 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (8.33%) SIEM
5 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.56%) CRM
5 2 (5.56%) ITSM
6 1 (2.78%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.78%) Change Management
6 1 (2.78%) Service Management
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.78%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (83.33%) CCNA
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (13.89%) Degree
5 4 (11.11%) CCIE
5 4 (11.11%) CCDP
5 4 (11.11%) MCP
5 4 (11.11%) MCSE
6 3 (8.33%) MCSA
6 3 (8.33%) HND
7 2 (5.56%) MCITP
8 1 (2.78%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.78%) CCA
8 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (52.78%) SLA
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) Citrix
2 19 (52.78%) Juniper
3 18 (50.00%) HP
3 18 (50.00%) Dell
3 18 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 8 (22.22%) VMware
4 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.33%) Fortinet
5 3 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.56%) Symantec
6 2 (5.56%) Avaya
7 1 (2.78%) NetApp
7 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.78%) EMC
7 1 (2.78%) Hyland
7 1 (2.78%) F5
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Posted: 5 days ago
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