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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 77 98
Rank change year-on-year -6 +21  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 17 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.39% 1.60% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.07% 5.94% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 9
Median salary £57,500 £48,085 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.58% +20.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,553 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,617 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

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 335 320 360
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 27.46% 26.94% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 202 179 244
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (66.67%) Cisco
3 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
4 10 (41.67%) Firewall
4 10 (41.67%) Fortinet
5 9 (37.50%) F5
5 9 (37.50%) LAN
6 8 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (29.17%) CCNA
7 7 (29.17%) Network Security
7 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
8 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (25.00%) BGP
8 6 (25.00%) WAN
8 6 (25.00%) Blue Coat
8 6 (25.00%) Network Design
9 5 (20.83%) Retail
9 5 (20.83%) OSPF
9 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
10 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (16.67%) Finance
11 3 (12.50%) CCSE
11 3 (12.50%) BIG-IP
11 3 (12.50%) Wireless
11 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (12.50%) MCP
11 3 (12.50%) Windows
11 3 (12.50%) Linux
11 3 (12.50%) MCSE
11 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications

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 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) LAN
3 8 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (29.17%) Network Security
5 6 (25.00%) BGP
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (25.00%) WAN
6 5 (20.83%) OSPF
7 3 (12.50%) BIG-IP
7 3 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications
7 3 (12.50%) Wireless
8 2 (8.33%) Internet
8 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
8 2 (8.33%) VoIP
9 1 (4.17%) DNS
9 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (4.17%) SMS
9 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Back Office
3 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Network Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Network Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) IT Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Network Design
2 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) SOA
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Coaching
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (29.17%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) CCSE
3 3 (12.50%) MCP
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CCIE
4 2 (8.33%) CCSA
4 2 (8.33%) CCSP
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) Firmware
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
3 10 (41.67%) Fortinet
4 9 (37.50%) F5
5 6 (25.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) Splunk
6 2 (8.33%) VMware
Edinburgh
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, overtime
Posted: 26 days ago