Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 120 101
Rank change year-on-year -5 -19 +40
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 26 23 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.02% 0.91% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.50% 3.53% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 17
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +37.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,750 £37,120
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% -

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 578 652 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 22.75% 25.74% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 396 380 419
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,875 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,750 £65,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 26 (100.00%) Cisco
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (88.46%) Data Centre
3 20 (76.92%) Firewall
4 17 (65.38%) F5
5 15 (57.69%) Presales
5 15 (57.69%) Juniper
5 15 (57.69%) Wireless
6 14 (53.85%) CCNA
7 11 (42.31%) JNCIP
8 9 (34.62%) Network Security
9 7 (26.92%) Finance
9 7 (26.92%) WAN
9 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
10 6 (23.08%) CCIE
10 6 (23.08%) CCIE Security
11 5 (19.23%) Zscaler
11 5 (19.23%) Programme Delivery
11 5 (19.23%) FortiGate
11 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (19.23%) VMware
11 5 (19.23%) CCSA
11 5 (19.23%) Blue Coat
11 5 (19.23%) CCSE
12 4 (15.38%) MPLS
12 4 (15.38%) IPv4
12 4 (15.38%) LAN
12 4 (15.38%) Degree
12 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) Firewall
2 15 (57.69%) Wireless
3 9 (34.62%) Network Security
4 7 (26.92%) WAN
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (15.38%) IPv4
6 4 (15.38%) LAN
6 4 (15.38%) MPLS
7 1 (3.85%) SAN
7 1 (3.85%) WLAN
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 14 (53.85%) Cisco Engineer
2 14 (53.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (42.31%) Project Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Check Point Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Firewall Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Network Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Switch Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (88.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Presales
2 5 (19.23%) Programme Delivery
2 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security
4 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) Network Design
5 1 (3.85%) Server Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (53.85%) CCNA
3 11 (42.31%) JNCIP
4 6 (23.08%) CCIE
4 6 (23.08%) CCIE Security
5 5 (19.23%) CCSA
5 5 (19.23%) CCSE
6 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (15.38%) Degree
7 3 (11.54%) CCDP
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) FortiGate
2 4 (15.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (65.38%) F5
3 15 (57.69%) Juniper
4 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
5 5 (19.23%) Blue Coat
5 5 (19.23%) VMware
5 5 (19.23%) Zscaler
6 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto