Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 112 120
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8 +14
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 43 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.63% 1.09% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.35% 4.48% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 43 11 4
Edinburgh median annual salary £44,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.09% +10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £42,500 £42,900
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £59,375
Scotland median annual salary £41,250 £40,561 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.70% -14.61% +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 677 536 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 25.67% 24.36% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 489 308 460
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +7.39%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,450
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,900 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -3.53% -2.30% +2.35%

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for CCNP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 43 (100.00%) Cisco
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (76.74%) Wireless
2 33 (76.74%) Presales
3 30 (69.77%) Data Centre
4 29 (67.44%) Firewall
5 28 (65.12%) CCNA
5 28 (65.12%) F5
6 20 (46.51%) JNCIP
6 20 (46.51%) Cisco Wireless
7 16 (37.21%) Juniper
8 15 (34.88%) LAN
8 15 (34.88%) Network Security
9 13 (30.23%) CCDP
10 10 (23.26%) WAN
10 10 (23.26%) Mentoring
11 9 (20.93%) IaaS
11 9 (20.93%) SaaS
11 9 (20.93%) PaaS
11 9 (20.93%) Unified Communications
11 9 (20.93%) Telepresence
12 7 (16.28%) CCIE Security
12 7 (16.28%) CCIE
12 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
13 5 (11.63%) WLAN
13 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
13 5 (11.63%) VMware
14 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
15 3 (6.98%) Network Design
15 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure

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 9 (20.93%) IaaS
1 9 (20.93%) PaaS
1 9 (20.93%) SaaS
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (76.74%) Wireless
2 29 (67.44%) Firewall
3 20 (46.51%) Cisco Wireless
4 15 (34.88%) LAN
4 15 (34.88%) Network Security
5 10 (23.26%) WAN
6 9 (20.93%) Telepresence
6 9 (20.93%) Unified Communications
7 5 (11.63%) WLAN
8 3 (6.98%) BGP
8 3 (6.98%) MPLS
9 2 (4.65%) ADSL
9 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.65%) VPN
9 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.33%) OSPF
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Network Engineer
2 25 (58.14%) Cisco Engineer
2 25 (58.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 18 (41.86%) Project Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) Architect
4 10 (23.26%) Cisco Architect
4 10 (23.26%) Cisco Network Architect
4 10 (23.26%) Cisco Solutions Architect
4 10 (23.26%) Network Architect
4 10 (23.26%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Firewall Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) IP Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 30 (69.77%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Presales
2 10 (23.26%) Mentoring
3 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.98%) Network Design
6 2 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.65%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.33%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.33%) Information Security
7 1 (2.33%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (2.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.33%) C
1 1 (2.33%) Java
1 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (65.12%) CCNA
3 20 (46.51%) JNCIP
4 13 (30.23%) CCDP
5 7 (16.28%) CCIE
5 7 (16.28%) CCIE Security
6 2 (4.65%) CCSA
6 2 (4.65%) CCSE
6 2 (4.65%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.33%) GPEN
7 1 (2.33%) OSCP
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (65.12%) F5
3 16 (37.21%) Juniper
4 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
5 5 (11.63%) VMware
6 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.65%) Zscaler
7 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto