The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 57 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Contract jobs citing CCNP 72 50 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.02% 2.08% 1.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.43% 10.06% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 22 20
Median daily rate £369 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% -17.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £270 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £411 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.29 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £41.29 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-7.96% -8.24%
CCNP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
690 497 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.98% 20.66% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 213 286
Median daily rate £390 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +7.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £21.55 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.56 £39.00 £26.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCNP across the Berkshire region.

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Berkshire region.

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 40 £350 +21.73% 7
Windsor - 6 £500 - 1
Bracknell -11 3 £319 -8.92% 1
Slough +4 2 £343 +14.16%
Ascot - 1 £413 -
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 123 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (95.12%) Cisco
3 55 (44.72%) Firewall
4 44 (35.77%) CCNA
5 39 (31.71%) WAN
6 37 (30.08%) LAN
7 32 (26.02%) MPLS
8 31 (25.20%) BGP
8 31 (25.20%) Cisco Nexus
9 30 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
9 30 (24.39%) Telecoms
10 28 (22.76%) Juniper
11 27 (21.95%) VPN
11 27 (21.95%) Data Centre
12 26 (21.14%) CCIE
12 26 (21.14%) Linux
13 24 (19.51%) VMware
14 23 (18.70%) OSPF
14 23 (18.70%) CheckPoint
15 22 (17.89%) F5
16 21 (17.07%) vSphere
16 21 (17.07%) ITIL
17 18 (14.63%) Network Security
18 17 (13.82%) IPsec
19 16 (13.01%) Security Cleared
20 15 (12.20%) EIGRP
20 15 (12.20%) Windows
20 15 (12.20%) WLAN
20 15 (12.20%) DNS
21 14 (11.38%) Ethernet

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (1.63%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) PaaS
1 3 (2.44%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 55 (44.72%) Firewall
2 39 (31.71%) WAN
3 37 (30.08%) LAN
4 32 (26.02%) MPLS
5 31 (25.20%) BGP
5 31 (25.20%) Cisco Nexus
6 30 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
7 27 (21.95%) VPN
8 23 (18.70%) OSPF
9 18 (14.63%) Network Security
10 17 (13.82%) IPsec
11 15 (12.20%) DNS
11 15 (12.20%) EIGRP
11 15 (12.20%) WLAN
12 14 (11.38%) Ethernet
13 13 (10.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 13 (10.57%) TCP/IP
14 12 (9.76%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (8.94%) Cisco PIX
15 11 (8.94%) FWSM
Development Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (24.39%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.69%) Finance
3 6 (4.88%) Billing
4 5 (4.07%) Retail
5 4 (3.25%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Advertising
6 1 (0.81%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Military
Job Titles
1 60 (48.78%) Network Engineer
2 23 (18.70%) Cisco Engineer
3 21 (17.07%) Support Engineer
4 16 (13.01%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 15 (12.20%) Security Engineer
6 13 (10.57%) IP Engineer
6 13 (10.57%) Network Support
6 13 (10.57%) Network Support Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) IP Security Engineer
8 9 (7.32%) Cisco Support
8 9 (7.32%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Administrator
9 8 (6.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (6.50%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) LAN Engineer
11 6 (4.88%) Consultant
11 6 (4.88%) Network Designer
11 6 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (4.88%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.81%) VXML
1 1 (0.81%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.57%) FlexPod
3 10 (8.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (6.50%) EMC VNX
5 7 (5.69%) Driving Licence
5 7 (5.69%) e-Health
6 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) Eurex
7 1 (0.81%) IVR
7 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.14%) Linux
2 15 (12.20%) Windows
3 12 (9.76%) Data ONTAP
3 12 (9.76%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.88%) CentOS
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.07%) ITIL
2 11 (8.94%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 11 (8.94%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 10 (8.13%) DDoS Mitigation
3 10 (8.13%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 10 (8.13%) Load Balancing
4 9 (7.32%) DevOps
5 8 (6.50%) High Availability
5 8 (6.50%) Migration
5 8 (6.50%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.69%) Network Design
7 6 (4.88%) Network Management
8 5 (4.07%) CRM
9 4 (3.25%) Data Protection
9 4 (3.25%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.25%) Project Management
9 4 (3.25%) SIEM
10 3 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.44%) Data Management
10 3 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.38%) Python
2 10 (8.13%) Perl
3 4 (3.25%) Ruby
4 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 123 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (35.77%) CCNA
3 26 (21.14%) CCIE
4 16 (13.01%) Security Cleared
5 14 (11.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (8.94%) NCDA
6 11 (8.94%) SC Cleared
7 10 (8.13%) CCSA
7 10 (8.13%) CCSE
8 8 (6.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (6.50%) RHCE
8 8 (6.50%) RHCSA
9 7 (5.69%) CISSP
9 7 (5.69%) JNCIP
10 6 (4.88%) DV Cleared
11 5 (4.07%) CCDP
11 5 (4.07%) JNCIS
12 3 (2.44%) CCA
12 3 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (2.44%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) SLA
2 7 (5.69%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.25%) QA
4 2 (1.63%) GLP
4 2 (1.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (17.07%) vSphere
2 12 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.13%) ProxySG
4 3 (2.44%) vCloud
4 3 (2.44%) XenApp
5 1 (0.81%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (8.94%) Nagios
1 11 (8.94%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (8.94%) Puppet
2 10 (8.13%) FortiGate
3 4 (3.25%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.81%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.81%) vRealize
Vendors
1 117 (95.12%) Cisco
2 28 (22.76%) Juniper
3 24 (19.51%) VMware
4 23 (18.70%) CheckPoint
5 22 (17.89%) F5
6 13 (10.57%) EMC
7 12 (9.76%) NetApp
8 11 (8.94%) Blue Coat
9 8 (6.50%) Fortinet
10 7 (5.69%) CA
10 7 (5.69%) Citrix
10 7 (5.69%) IBM
11 6 (4.88%) Huawei
11 6 (4.88%) Red Hat
12 5 (4.07%) Extreme Networks
13 3 (2.44%) HP
13 3 (2.44%) Palo Alto
13 3 (2.44%) TippingPoint
14 2 (1.63%) BT
14 2 (1.63%) Microsoft
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