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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 136 142 135
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 19 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.62% 0.73% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.32% 2.98% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 13
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £50,000 £58,000
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
820 805 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.66% 24.61% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 573 479 628
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,700 £60,000
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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 - 11 £37,500 - 1
Glasgow +6 5 £60,000 +31.86% 2
Edinburgh -5 3 £30,000 -18.68% 1
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (90.00%) Cisco
3 25 (83.33%) CCNA
4 17 (56.67%) Firewall
5 16 (53.33%) MPLS
6 15 (50.00%) Windows
7 14 (46.67%) VoIP
8 13 (43.33%) Juniper
8 13 (43.33%) Wireless
8 13 (43.33%) Network Design
9 12 (40.00%) SLA
9 12 (40.00%) HP
9 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
10 11 (36.67%) Dell
10 11 (36.67%) Citrix
10 11 (36.67%) Service Delivery
10 11 (36.67%) SonicWALL
10 11 (36.67%) Network Management
10 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
11 8 (26.67%) WAN
12 7 (23.33%) LAN
12 7 (23.33%) BGP
13 6 (20.00%) Degree
13 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 5 (16.67%) CCIE
14 5 (16.67%) OSPF

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) Firewall
2 16 (53.33%) MPLS
3 14 (46.67%) VoIP
4 13 (43.33%) Wireless
5 8 (26.67%) WAN
6 7 (23.33%) LAN
6 7 (23.33%) BGP
7 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (16.67%) OSPF
9 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (10.00%) VPN
9 3 (10.00%) VLAN
9 3 (10.00%) VSAT
9 3 (10.00%) Frame Relay
9 3 (10.00%) IPsec
10 2 (6.67%) SSH
10 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications
10 2 (6.67%) SSL
10 2 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Network Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Network Specialist
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Network Specialist
4 5 (16.67%) Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Network Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Network Design
2 11 (36.67%) Service Delivery
2 11 (36.67%) Network Management
2 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.33%) Cyber Security
5 1 (3.33%) CRM
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Change Management
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (83.33%) CCNA
3 6 (20.00%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) CCIE
5 4 (13.33%) CCDP
6 3 (10.00%) MCP
6 3 (10.00%) HND
6 3 (10.00%) MCSE
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (6.67%) JNCIE
8 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.33%) CCSA
8 1 (3.33%) CCSE
8 1 (3.33%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) Juniper
3 12 (40.00%) HP
4 11 (36.67%) Dell
4 11 (36.67%) Citrix
4 11 (36.67%) SonicWALL
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) VMware
7 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.67%) F5
9 1 (3.33%) Splunk
9 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.33%) Avaya
9 1 (3.33%) EMC
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago