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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 136 155 134
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 20 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.64% 0.46% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.37% 1.99% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 8
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
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
845 854 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.19% 23.09% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 526 562 492
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 £25,589 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Aberdeen - 7 £37,500 -
Glasgow +10 6 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Edinburgh +6 5 £35,750 -31.90% 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (89.74%) Cisco
3 32 (82.05%) CCNA
4 29 (74.36%) Firewall
5 27 (69.23%) MPLS
6 26 (66.67%) Windows
7 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (53.85%) VoIP
9 20 (51.28%) Citrix
9 20 (51.28%) SLA
10 19 (48.72%) HP
10 19 (48.72%) Juniper
10 19 (48.72%) Mentoring
11 18 (46.15%) Network Management
11 18 (46.15%) SonicWALL
11 18 (46.15%) Network Design
11 18 (46.15%) Dell
11 18 (46.15%) Service Delivery
11 18 (46.15%) Wireless
12 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
13 11 (28.21%) WAN
14 10 (25.64%) LAN
15 9 (23.08%) VMware
16 8 (20.51%) BGP
16 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
17 7 (17.95%) ITIL
18 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
18 6 (15.38%) CCIE
18 6 (15.38%) OSPF

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 29 (74.36%) Firewall
2 27 (69.23%) MPLS
3 21 (53.85%) VoIP
4 18 (46.15%) Wireless
5 11 (28.21%) WAN
6 10 (25.64%) LAN
7 8 (20.51%) BGP
8 6 (15.38%) OSPF
9 5 (12.82%) ADSL
9 5 (12.82%) Ethernet
9 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
9 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (10.26%) SHDSL
11 3 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (7.69%) SAN
12 2 (5.13%) VPN
12 2 (5.13%) DNS
12 2 (5.13%) DHCP
12 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Local Government
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Network Specialist
2 10 (25.64%) Senior Network Specialist
3 9 (23.08%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Network Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Field Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Network Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (5.13%) PKI
3 1 (2.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.13%) UNIX
5 2 (5.13%) Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Mentoring
2 18 (46.15%) Service Delivery
2 18 (46.15%) Network Design
2 18 (46.15%) Network Management
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) SIEM
4 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.69%) ITSM
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.13%) CRM
7 1 (2.56%) Service Management
7 1 (2.56%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.56%) Change Management
7 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.56%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (82.05%) CCNA
3 6 (15.38%) CCIE
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (10.26%) Degree
5 4 (10.26%) CCDP
6 3 (7.69%) MCP
6 3 (7.69%) MCSE
6 3 (7.69%) MCSA
7 2 (5.13%) HND
7 2 (5.13%) MCITP
8 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.56%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.56%) CCA
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (51.28%) SLA
2 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.69%) vSphere
4 2 (5.13%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
1 1 (2.56%) SCVMM
1 1 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 35 (89.74%) Cisco
2 20 (51.28%) Citrix
3 19 (48.72%) Juniper
3 19 (48.72%) HP
4 18 (46.15%) Dell
4 18 (46.15%) SonicWALL
5 9 (23.08%) VMware
6 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.26%) Fortinet
7 4 (10.26%) F5
8 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.13%) Symantec
9 2 (5.13%) Avaya
10 1 (2.56%) NetApp
10 1 (2.56%) EMC
10 1 (2.56%) Hyland
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