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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 133 135 164
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +29
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 27 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 0.77% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.53% 2.92% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 22
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
764 821 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.70% 26.23% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 475 514 639
Median salary £45,000 £42,713 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.35% +4.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,145
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

CCNP Salary Histogram in Scotland

CCNP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +13 15 £53,750 +34.37% 2
Glasgow -11 8 £36,125 -19.72% 2
Dundee - 2 £54,000 -
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (95.08%) Cisco
3 43 (70.49%) Firewall
4 39 (63.93%) Data Centre
5 34 (55.74%) OSPF
5 34 (55.74%) BGP
6 33 (54.10%) CCNA
7 32 (52.46%) CCIE
8 29 (47.54%) WAN
8 29 (47.54%) TCP/IP
9 28 (45.90%) LAN
10 26 (42.62%) Network Design
11 25 (40.98%) MPLS
12 22 (36.07%) CheckPoint
12 22 (36.07%) Finance
13 20 (32.79%) EIGRP
13 20 (32.79%) Juniper
14 18 (29.51%) Wireless
15 17 (27.87%) DNS
15 17 (27.87%) Fortinet
15 17 (27.87%) Cisco IOS
16 15 (24.59%) DHCP
17 14 (22.95%) Load Balancing
17 14 (22.95%) High Availability
18 13 (21.31%) DMVPN
19 12 (19.67%) F5
19 12 (19.67%) Cisco ASA
20 11 (18.03%) Cisco Nexus
21 10 (16.39%) Network Security
21 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (70.49%) Firewall
2 34 (55.74%) BGP
2 34 (55.74%) OSPF
3 29 (47.54%) TCP/IP
3 29 (47.54%) WAN
4 28 (45.90%) LAN
5 25 (40.98%) MPLS
6 20 (32.79%) EIGRP
7 18 (29.51%) Wireless
8 17 (27.87%) Cisco IOS
8 17 (27.87%) DNS
9 15 (24.59%) DHCP
10 13 (21.31%) DMVPN
11 12 (19.67%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (18.03%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (16.39%) Network Security
13 10 (16.39%) SNA
13 10 (16.39%) VoIP
14 9 (14.75%) VLAN
15 8 (13.11%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.92%) Back Office
4 2 (3.28%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Network Engineer
2 18 (29.51%) Consultant
3 14 (22.95%) Data Consultant
3 14 (22.95%) Network Consultant
4 12 (19.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) Architect
6 8 (13.11%) Network Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Check Point Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Cisco Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Firewall Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Network Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Security Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.28%) COM
1 2 (3.28%) CSS
1 2 (3.28%) JSON
1 2 (3.28%) REST
1 2 (3.28%) SOAP
1 2 (3.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (63.93%) Data Centre
2 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.28%) CCTV
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) CentOS
3 2 (3.28%) Debian
3 2 (3.28%) Unix
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Network Design
2 14 (22.95%) High Availability
2 14 (22.95%) Load Balancing
3 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (11.48%) ITIL
4 7 (11.48%) Network Management
5 4 (6.56%) Process Management
6 3 (4.92%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.92%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.92%) Change Management
6 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.92%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.28%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (3.28%) Change Control
7 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.28%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (3.28%) ITIL V2
7 2 (3.28%) Line Management
7 2 (3.28%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.28%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) Python
2 4 (6.56%) Perl
2 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.28%) Ruby
3 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (54.10%) CCNA
3 32 (52.46%) CCIE
4 7 (11.48%) CISSP
4 7 (11.48%) JNCIE
5 4 (6.56%) CCDA
5 4 (6.56%) CCDP
5 4 (6.56%) CCSA
5 4 (6.56%) Degree
6 3 (4.92%) CCSE
7 2 (3.28%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (3.28%) CCSP
7 2 (3.28%) GCIA
7 2 (3.28%) GCIH
7 2 (3.28%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.28%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.28%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) PCI DSS
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.28%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (3.28%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 58 (95.08%) Cisco
2 22 (36.07%) CheckPoint
3 20 (32.79%) Juniper
4 17 (27.87%) Fortinet
5 12 (19.67%) F5
6 4 (6.56%) Avaya
6 4 (6.56%) Blue Coat
6 4 (6.56%) VMware
7 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.28%) Aruba
8 2 (3.28%) Brocade
8 2 (3.28%) CA
8 2 (3.28%) Citrix
8 2 (3.28%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (3.28%) HP
8 2 (3.28%) Motorola
8 2 (3.28%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.28%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.64%) TippingPoint
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