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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 146 149 141
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 26 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.78% 0.43% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.86% 1.75% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 14
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £36,705 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,750 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
910 912 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.29% 24.66% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 639 572 509
Average salary £42,116 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Edinburgh +3 9 £52,500 +24.41% 1
Aberdeen +8 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Glasgow +1 4 £35,000 - 5
West Dunbartonshire - 4 - -
Fife - 2 £26,000 -
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 48 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (91.67%) Cisco
3 35 (72.92%) CCNA
4 27 (56.25%) Firewall
5 23 (47.92%) Windows
6 22 (45.83%) WAN
7 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
8 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
8 20 (41.67%) LAN
8 20 (41.67%) ITIL
9 19 (39.58%) VPN
10 18 (37.50%) VMware
10 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (35.42%) CheckPoint
12 15 (31.25%) SAN
12 15 (31.25%) DNS
12 15 (31.25%) DHCP
12 15 (31.25%) MS Exchange
13 14 (29.17%) HP
13 14 (29.17%) Citrix
13 14 (29.17%) vSphere
13 14 (29.17%) SCCM
13 14 (29.17%) Back Office
13 14 (29.17%) Mentoring
14 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
15 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 12 (25.00%) HP StoreVirtual
15 12 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (25.00%) SCOM

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 15 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 12 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (56.25%) Firewall
2 22 (45.83%) WAN
3 20 (41.67%) LAN
4 19 (39.58%) VPN
5 15 (31.25%) DNS
5 15 (31.25%) DHCP
5 15 (31.25%) SAN
6 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 5 (10.42%) VoIP
8 5 (10.42%) Wireless
8 5 (10.42%) Network Security
9 4 (8.33%) MPLS
10 3 (6.25%) Internet
10 3 (6.25%) WLAN
10 3 (6.25%) BGP
11 2 (4.17%) EIGRP
11 2 (4.17%) RSVP
11 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (4.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (29.17%) Back Office
2 7 (14.58%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Law
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 8 (16.67%) Operations Team Leader
3 6 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Data Centre Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Data Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Network Technician
7 1 (2.08%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.08%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.08%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
2 12 (25.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) PKI
5 1 (2.08%) Statistics
5 1 (2.08%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) UNIX
4 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) ITIL
2 14 (29.17%) Mentoring
3 12 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.50%) Information Security
4 6 (12.50%) Project Management
4 6 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 6 (12.50%) Operations Management
4 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 6 (12.50%) Release Management
4 6 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 6 (12.50%) Change Control
4 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.25%) Network Architecture
7 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.08%) Change Management
8 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.08%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.08%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (72.92%) CCNA
3 12 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (20.83%) Degree
5 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (16.67%) MCSE
6 6 (12.50%) MCTS
7 5 (10.42%) CCIE
8 3 (6.25%) HND
9 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
9 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
9 2 (4.17%) CISSP
9 2 (4.17%) SSCP
10 1 (2.08%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.17%) vSphere
3 12 (25.00%) XenApp
3 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (29.17%) SCCM
2 12 (25.00%) SCOM
2 12 (25.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 44 (91.67%) Cisco
2 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 18 (37.50%) VMware
4 17 (35.42%) CheckPoint
5 14 (29.17%) HP
5 14 (29.17%) Citrix
6 7 (14.58%) Juniper
7 6 (12.50%) EMC
8 5 (10.42%) CommVault
8 5 (10.42%) F5
9 4 (8.33%) NetApp
9 4 (8.33%) Avaya
9 4 (8.33%) Dell
10 2 (4.17%) 3Com
10 2 (4.17%) Symantec
10 2 (4.17%) Mitel
10 2 (4.17%) Huawei
10 2 (4.17%) Brocade
10 2 (4.17%) Polycom
10 2 (4.17%) Proofpoint
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