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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 88 83 97
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 7 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.62% 0.83% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.57% 2.84% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £48,750 £50,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +58.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 272 388 392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 24.16% 29.22% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 158 267 229
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £58,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing CCNP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 35 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (88.57%) Cisco
3 25 (71.43%) Firewall
4 22 (62.86%) CheckPoint
5 18 (51.43%) Data Centre
6 15 (42.86%) CCNA
6 15 (42.86%) Fortinet
7 14 (40.00%) Finance
8 13 (37.14%) Retail
8 13 (37.14%) CCSE
8 13 (37.14%) Network Security
9 12 (34.29%) CCSA
10 10 (28.57%) LAN
10 10 (28.57%) WAN
11 9 (25.71%) CCSP
11 9 (25.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (25.71%) Splunk
11 9 (25.71%) FortiGate
11 9 (25.71%) Network Design
12 8 (22.86%) Wireless
13 7 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (20.00%) F5
14 6 (17.14%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (17.14%) BGP
14 6 (17.14%) OSPF
14 6 (17.14%) DNS
15 5 (14.29%) CCIE
15 5 (14.29%) VoIP
15 5 (14.29%) Linux
15 5 (14.29%) Internet

CCNP
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.71%) IIS
1 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) Firewall
2 13 (37.14%) Network Security
3 10 (28.57%) LAN
3 10 (28.57%) WAN
4 8 (22.86%) Wireless
5 7 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (17.14%) BGP
6 6 (17.14%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (17.14%) DNS
6 6 (17.14%) OSPF
7 5 (14.29%) Internet
7 5 (14.29%) MPLS
7 5 (14.29%) VoIP
8 4 (11.43%) DHCP
8 4 (11.43%) DMVPN
8 4 (11.43%) EIGRP
8 4 (11.43%) IP Telephony
8 4 (11.43%) SNA
8 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
9 3 (8.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Retail
3 9 (25.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Consultant
1 15 (42.86%) Network Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) Network Security Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) Security Consultant
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Network Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Data Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) IT Architect
5 4 (11.43%) IT Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Network Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Network Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) EMC VNX
3 2 (5.71%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.71%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Network Design
2 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (11.43%) High Availability
2 4 (11.43%) Network Architecture
2 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) DevOps
4 2 (5.71%) IT Strategy
4 2 (5.71%) Kanban
5 1 (2.86%) Change Management
5 1 (2.86%) Coaching
5 1 (2.86%) Network Management
5 1 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (42.86%) CCNA
3 13 (37.14%) CCSE
4 12 (34.29%) CCSA
5 9 (25.71%) CCSP
6 5 (14.29%) CCIE
7 3 (8.57%) CCDP
7 3 (8.57%) CCMSE
7 3 (8.57%) CCSM
8 2 (5.71%) MCITP
8 2 (5.71%) MCSE
8 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) ProxySG
2 2 (5.71%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.71%) UAG
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.71%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.71%) vRealize
3 1 (2.86%) Iperf
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) Cisco
2 22 (62.86%) CheckPoint
3 15 (42.86%) Fortinet
4 9 (25.71%) Splunk
5 7 (20.00%) F5
6 4 (11.43%) Blue Coat
7 3 (8.57%) Juniper
7 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.57%) VMware
8 2 (5.71%) EMC
8 2 (5.71%) IBM
8 2 (5.71%) Intel Security
8 2 (5.71%) NetApp
8 2 (5.71%) Samsung
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago