The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 143 137 147
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 20 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.74% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.36% 2.69% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 9
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
849 893 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.32% 27.71% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 552 527 669
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCNP
UK

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
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 31 July 2014. 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 +9 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Glasgow - 4 £42,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £36,895 -
Fife - 1 £35,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (97.67%) Cisco
3 25 (58.14%) WAN
4 24 (55.81%) BGP
5 23 (53.49%) MPLS
6 22 (51.16%) OSPF
7 16 (37.21%) CCNA
8 15 (34.88%) VPN
8 15 (34.88%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (27.91%) ADSL
9 12 (27.91%) Ethernet
9 12 (27.91%) PPP
9 12 (27.91%) SNMP
9 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
9 12 (27.91%) CHAP
9 12 (27.91%) L2TP
9 12 (27.91%) SHDSL
10 11 (25.58%) Frame Relay
10 11 (25.58%) Firewall
11 9 (20.93%) Project Management
11 9 (20.93%) CheckPoint
11 9 (20.93%) IPsec
11 9 (20.93%) VSAT
12 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
12 5 (11.63%) Internet
12 5 (11.63%) Juniper
12 5 (11.63%) Windows
12 5 (11.63%) CCIE
12 5 (11.63%) Degree
12 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 25 (58.14%) WAN
2 24 (55.81%) BGP
3 23 (53.49%) MPLS
4 22 (51.16%) OSPF
5 15 (34.88%) VPN
5 15 (34.88%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (27.91%) ADSL
6 12 (27.91%) Ethernet
6 12 (27.91%) PPP
6 12 (27.91%) SNMP
6 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
6 12 (27.91%) CHAP
6 12 (27.91%) L2TP
6 12 (27.91%) SHDSL
7 11 (25.58%) Frame Relay
7 11 (25.58%) Firewall
8 9 (20.93%) IPsec
8 9 (20.93%) VSAT
9 5 (11.63%) Internet
9 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (2.33%) Local Government
1 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Network Engineer
2 14 (32.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Network Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Senior Network Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Network Manager
5 8 (18.60%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Cisco Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Network Support
6 3 (6.98%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Project Management
2 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
2 5 (11.63%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (9.30%) Performance Management
4 3 (6.98%) Information Assurance
4 3 (6.98%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.98%) Information Security
5 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.65%) ITIL
6 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (37.21%) CCNA
3 5 (11.63%) CCIE
3 5 (11.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) JNCIE
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 42 (97.67%) Cisco
2 9 (20.93%) CheckPoint
3 5 (11.63%) Juniper
4 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.65%) BMC
6 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.33%) F5
6 1 (2.33%) VMware
Livingston, West Lothian
Candidate Source
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Lothian
Candidate Source
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 6 days ago