Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 88 132
Rank change year-on-year -21 +44 +18
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 42 44 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.57% 2.01% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.73% 9.07% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 39 10 11
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.12% -2.00% +58.73%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,867 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £39,057 £47,500
% change year-on-year +34.42% -17.78% +26.67%

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 733 485 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.37% 22.21% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 502 292 505
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £69,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,174 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.56% +1.59% +2.41%

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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (95.24%) Cisco
3 26 (61.90%) F5
4 25 (59.52%) Firewall
5 22 (52.38%) Wireless
5 22 (52.38%) Presales
6 21 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 19 (45.24%) CCNA
8 18 (42.86%) LAN
8 18 (42.86%) Cisco Wireless
9 17 (40.48%) CCDP
10 13 (30.95%) JNCIP
10 13 (30.95%) Network Security
11 12 (28.57%) VMware
11 12 (28.57%) CheckPoint
11 12 (28.57%) WAN
12 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
13 10 (23.81%) SaaS
13 10 (23.81%) Load Balancing
14 9 (21.43%) PaaS
14 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (21.43%) Unified Communications
14 9 (21.43%) IaaS
14 9 (21.43%) Telepresence
14 9 (21.43%) BGP
15 8 (19.05%) Juniper
16 7 (16.67%) CCIE
17 6 (14.29%) MPLS
17 6 (14.29%) VPN
17 6 (14.29%) VoIP

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 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) SaaS
2 9 (21.43%) IaaS
2 9 (21.43%) PaaS
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (59.52%) Firewall
2 22 (52.38%) Wireless
3 18 (42.86%) Cisco Wireless
3 18 (42.86%) LAN
4 13 (30.95%) Network Security
5 12 (28.57%) WAN
6 9 (21.43%) BGP
6 9 (21.43%) Telepresence
6 9 (21.43%) Unified Communications
7 6 (14.29%) MPLS
7 6 (14.29%) VoIP
7 6 (14.29%) VPN
8 5 (11.90%) BIG-IP
8 5 (11.90%) Ethernet
8 5 (11.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (11.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (9.52%) EIGRP
9 4 (9.52%) Internet
9 4 (9.52%) OSPF
9 4 (9.52%) WLAN
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Back Office
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Architect
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco Architect
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco Network Architect
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 9 (21.43%) Network Architect
3 9 (21.43%) Project Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Network Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Network Support
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (4.76%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) IP Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Unix
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Presales
2 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
3 10 (23.81%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.90%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.76%) Network Design
6 2 (4.76%) Network Management
6 2 (4.76%) Time Management
7 1 (2.38%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (2.38%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (2.38%) Project Management
7 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.38%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.38%) C
1 1 (2.38%) Java
1 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (45.24%) CCNA
3 17 (40.48%) CCDP
4 13 (30.95%) JNCIP
5 7 (16.67%) CCIE
6 4 (9.52%) CCIE Security
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (4.76%) JNCIA
7 2 (4.76%) MCP
7 2 (4.76%) MCSE
7 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.38%) GPEN
8 1 (2.38%) OSCP
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Iperf
Vendors
1 40 (95.24%) Cisco
2 26 (61.90%) F5
3 12 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 12 (28.57%) VMware
4 8 (19.05%) Juniper
5 3 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.76%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.76%) Microsoft