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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 151 135 150
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 16 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.43% 0.55% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 2.07% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 7
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,705 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £44,250 £50,000
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
916 820 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.52% 26.50% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 576 518 617
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
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 1 September 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 +13 9 £40,000 -
Glasgow -11 3 - - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £42,197 -
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (97.50%) Cisco
3 22 (55.00%) WAN
3 22 (55.00%) BGP
4 19 (47.50%) MPLS
4 19 (47.50%) OSPF
5 17 (42.50%) CCNA
6 15 (37.50%) VPN
7 13 (32.50%) Firewall
8 12 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (27.50%) Frame Relay
10 10 (25.00%) CheckPoint
11 9 (22.50%) CHAP
11 9 (22.50%) L2TP
11 9 (22.50%) ADSL
11 9 (22.50%) Ethernet
11 9 (22.50%) PPP
11 9 (22.50%) SNMP
11 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
11 9 (22.50%) IPsec
11 9 (22.50%) SHDSL
11 9 (22.50%) VSAT
12 8 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (17.50%) Project Management
14 6 (15.00%) Internet
14 6 (15.00%) Degree
14 6 (15.00%) Network Security
15 5 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
15 5 (12.50%) Windows
15 5 (12.50%) LAN

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (2.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) WAN
1 22 (55.00%) BGP
2 19 (47.50%) MPLS
2 19 (47.50%) OSPF
3 15 (37.50%) VPN
4 13 (32.50%) Firewall
5 12 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (27.50%) Frame Relay
7 9 (22.50%) IPsec
7 9 (22.50%) SHDSL
7 9 (22.50%) VSAT
7 9 (22.50%) CHAP
7 9 (22.50%) L2TP
7 9 (22.50%) ADSL
7 9 (22.50%) Ethernet
7 9 (22.50%) PPP
7 9 (22.50%) SNMP
7 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
8 8 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (15.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (32.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Network Analyst
4 9 (22.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (20.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 8 (20.00%) Cisco Analyst
5 8 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 8 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 8 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 8 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (17.50%) Network Manager
7 4 (10.00%) Security Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) Cisco Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) UNIX
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Project Management
2 5 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (7.50%) Performance Management
3 3 (7.50%) Information Assurance
3 3 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.50%) Information Security
4 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.50%) Network Design
5 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (42.50%) CCNA
3 6 (15.00%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) CCIE
5 1 (2.50%) CCSP
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CCSA
5 1 (2.50%) CCSE
5 1 (2.50%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 39 (97.50%) Cisco
2 10 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.00%) Juniper
4 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.00%) BMC
5 2 (5.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) F5
6 1 (2.50%) Splunk
6 1 (2.50%) VMware
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago