Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 128 79
Rank change year-on-year +15 -49 +62
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 36 24 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.41% 0.89% 2.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.92% 3.32% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 19
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £53,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.10% +33.13% -20.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,450 £37,120
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,811
% change year-on-year +5.26% +16.39% -8.29%

CCNP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 608 722 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 23.89% 26.81% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 391 446 344
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.80% -10.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £64,450
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Edinburgh

CCNP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for CCNP in Edinburgh

CCNP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (80.56%) Data Centre
3 28 (77.78%) Firewall
4 22 (61.11%) Network Security
5 18 (50.00%) WAN
6 17 (47.22%) Wireless
6 17 (47.22%) Presales
7 14 (38.89%) F5
7 14 (38.89%) Juniper
8 12 (33.33%) LAN
9 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
9 11 (30.56%) Cisco Wireless
9 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (30.56%) CCDP
9 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
10 9 (25.00%) CCNA
11 8 (22.22%) VMware
11 8 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (22.22%) Wireless Security
12 7 (19.44%) FortiGate
12 7 (19.44%) CCSA
12 7 (19.44%) Blue Coat
12 7 (19.44%) CCSE
12 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (19.44%) CCIE
12 7 (19.44%) Programme Delivery
12 7 (19.44%) CCIE Security
12 7 (19.44%) Zscaler
13 6 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (77.78%) Firewall
2 22 (61.11%) Network Security
3 18 (50.00%) WAN
4 17 (47.22%) Wireless
5 12 (33.33%) LAN
6 11 (30.56%) Cisco Wireless
7 8 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (22.22%) Wireless Security
8 6 (16.67%) IPv4
8 6 (16.67%) MPLS
9 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
10 1 (2.78%) SAN
10 1 (2.78%) Telepresence
10 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Network Engineer
2 12 (33.33%) Architect
2 12 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
2 12 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
2 12 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 11 (30.56%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 11 (30.56%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (27.78%) Firewall Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Project Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Check Point Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Firewall Consultant
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Firewall Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
10 1 (2.78%) Network Technical Architect
10 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 29 (80.56%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Fintech
3 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Presales
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
3 7 (19.44%) Programme Delivery
3 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.11%) Information Security
4 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 4 (11.11%) Network Design
5 1 (2.78%) Server Management
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (30.56%) CCDP
3 9 (25.00%) CCNA
4 7 (19.44%) CCIE
4 7 (19.44%) CCIE Security
4 7 (19.44%) CCSA
4 7 (19.44%) CCSE
5 6 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (16.67%) Degree
6 5 (13.89%) JNCIP
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) FortiGate
2 6 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (38.89%) F5
2 14 (38.89%) Juniper
3 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
4 8 (22.22%) VMware
5 7 (19.44%) Blue Coat
5 7 (19.44%) Zscaler
6 3 (8.33%) Citrix
6 3 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 3 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Palo Alto