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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 128 147 119
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -28
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 24 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.81% 0.68% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.18% 2.96% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 20
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
754 879 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.53% 22.94% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 473 573 516
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 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Glasgow +5 13 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Edinburgh +21 9 £40,000 -23.80%
Aberdeen +17 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £40,000 -
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 47 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (87.23%) Cisco
3 39 (82.98%) CCNA
4 34 (72.34%) Firewall
5 30 (63.83%) Windows
6 23 (48.94%) Citrix
6 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (46.81%) MPLS
7 22 (46.81%) WAN
7 22 (46.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (44.68%) Mentoring
9 20 (42.55%) LAN
9 20 (42.55%) HP
10 19 (40.43%) VoIP
11 18 (38.30%) MS Excel
12 17 (36.17%) VMware
13 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
13 16 (34.04%) Juniper
14 15 (31.91%) MS Exchange
14 15 (31.91%) Wireless
15 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
15 14 (29.79%) SLA
16 13 (27.66%) ITIL
17 12 (25.53%) VPN
17 12 (25.53%) Dell
17 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (25.53%) Service Delivery
17 12 (25.53%) Network Design
17 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (25.53%) SonicWALL

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (31.91%) MS Exchange
2 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (17.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) IIS
6 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (38.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (72.34%) Firewall
2 22 (46.81%) MPLS
2 22 (46.81%) WAN
3 20 (42.55%) LAN
4 19 (40.43%) VoIP
5 15 (31.91%) Wireless
6 12 (25.53%) VPN
7 11 (23.40%) SAN
7 11 (23.40%) DNS
8 10 (21.28%) DHCP
9 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
9 9 (19.15%) BGP
10 8 (17.02%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (10.64%) OSPF
11 5 (10.64%) ADSL
12 4 (8.51%) SHDSL
12 4 (8.51%) Ethernet
13 3 (6.38%) EIGRP
13 3 (6.38%) Network Security
14 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (21.28%) Back Office
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.13%) Law
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Network Specialist
2 8 (17.02%) Senior Network Specialist
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Team Leader
3 4 (8.51%) Operations Team Leader
4 3 (6.38%) Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Network Technician
5 2 (4.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.13%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.13%) Architect
6 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Administrator
6 1 (2.13%) Field Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.26%) PKI
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (46.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.26%) UNIX
6 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Mentoring
2 13 (27.66%) ITIL
3 12 (25.53%) Service Delivery
3 12 (25.53%) Network Design
3 12 (25.53%) Network Management
4 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.51%) SIEM
5 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (8.51%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (6.38%) ITSM
6 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.26%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.13%) CRM
8 1 (2.13%) BCP
8 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.13%) Change Management
8 1 (2.13%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (82.98%) CCNA
3 8 (17.02%) Degree
3 8 (17.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.51%) HND
5 4 (8.51%) MCSE
6 3 (6.38%) CCIE
6 3 (6.38%) MCP
6 3 (6.38%) MCSA
7 2 (4.26%) MCITP
8 1 (2.13%) CCSP
8 1 (2.13%) CCA
8 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) SLA
2 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
2 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (23.40%) vSphere
4 9 (19.15%) XenApp
5 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) SCCM
2 8 (17.02%) SCOM
2 8 (17.02%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 41 (87.23%) Cisco
2 23 (48.94%) Citrix
3 20 (42.55%) HP
4 17 (36.17%) VMware
5 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
5 16 (34.04%) Juniper
6 12 (25.53%) Dell
6 12 (25.53%) SonicWALL
7 11 (23.40%) CheckPoint
8 7 (14.89%) F5
9 4 (8.51%) Fortinet
10 3 (6.38%) Symantec
10 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.26%) Avaya
11 2 (4.26%) EMC
12 1 (2.13%) NetApp
12 1 (2.13%) McAfee
12 1 (2.13%) Polycom
12 1 (2.13%) Hyland
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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