Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 77 141
Rank change year-on-year -51 +64 +17
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 27 60 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.00% 2.57% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.78% 10.83% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 15
Edinburgh median annual salary £51,750 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.38% -20.00% +35.52%
10th Percentile £39,650 £37,120 £38,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +12.50%

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 714 554 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.43% 23.76% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 445 341 596
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £64,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (74.07%) Cisco
3 16 (59.26%) F5
4 15 (55.56%) CheckPoint
5 12 (44.44%) Firewall
6 11 (40.74%) BGP
7 9 (33.33%) LAN
7 9 (33.33%) VMware
7 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 8 (29.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (29.63%) BIG-IP
8 8 (29.63%) Fortinet
9 7 (25.93%) Blue Coat
9 7 (25.93%) Finance
9 7 (25.93%) MCSE
9 7 (25.93%) MCP
9 7 (25.93%) OSPF
9 7 (25.93%) CCNA
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 6 (22.22%) VoIP
11 5 (18.52%) WAN
11 5 (18.52%) Unix
11 5 (18.52%) ITIL
11 5 (18.52%) Linux
11 5 (18.52%) CCDP
11 5 (18.52%) EIGRP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) Firewall
2 11 (40.74%) BGP
3 9 (33.33%) LAN
4 8 (29.63%) BIG-IP
4 8 (29.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (25.93%) OSPF
6 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (22.22%) VoIP
7 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
7 5 (18.52%) Network Security
7 5 (18.52%) WAN
8 4 (14.81%) Internet
8 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (14.81%) VPN
8 4 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
9 3 (11.11%) IPsec
9 3 (11.11%) MPLS
9 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Back Office
3 3 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Network Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Leader
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Security Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Security Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Network Support
5 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
1 5 (18.52%) Unix
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 3 (11.11%) Network Management
3 3 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.41%) Network Design
4 2 (7.41%) SOA
5 1 (3.70%) Data Governance
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.93%) CCNA
2 7 (25.93%) MCP
2 7 (25.93%) MCSE
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (18.52%) CCDP
4 4 (14.81%) CCIE
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (7.41%) JNCIP
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Iperf
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) F5
3 15 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 9 (33.33%) VMware
5 8 (29.63%) Fortinet
6 7 (25.93%) Blue Coat
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.41%) Juniper