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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 68 78 92
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs citing CCNP 59 59 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.34% 2.11% 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.75% 9.15% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 18
Median daily rate £363 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £283 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
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
674 645 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.71% 23.04% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 303 290
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 19
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.88 £17.22 £13.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £39.00 £27.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +7 30 £350 +21.73% 4
Slough +13 5 £351 +23.24% 1
Bracknell -1 3 £340 -
Windsor - 3 £500 -
Maidenhead -2 1 £400 +23.07%
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (97.06%) Cisco
3 49 (48.04%) Firewall
4 39 (38.24%) Cisco ASA
5 32 (31.37%) Juniper
6 28 (27.45%) MPLS
6 28 (27.45%) CCNA
7 27 (26.47%) BGP
7 27 (26.47%) Data Centre
8 26 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (25.49%) LAN
9 25 (24.51%) WAN
10 22 (21.57%) Telecoms
11 21 (20.59%) CheckPoint
12 20 (19.61%) CCIE
12 20 (19.61%) VPN
12 20 (19.61%) F5
13 19 (18.63%) OSPF
13 19 (18.63%) Wireless
14 17 (16.67%) ITIL
15 15 (14.71%) EIGRP
15 15 (14.71%) VMware
15 15 (14.71%) Security Cleared
15 15 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
16 14 (13.73%) Broadband
16 14 (13.73%) Linux
17 12 (11.76%) SC Cleared
17 12 (11.76%) Internet
17 12 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
18 11 (10.78%) Windows

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 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
1 1 (0.98%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS Office
2 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 49 (48.04%) Firewall
2 39 (38.24%) Cisco ASA
3 28 (27.45%) MPLS
4 27 (26.47%) BGP
5 26 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 26 (25.49%) LAN
6 25 (24.51%) WAN
7 20 (19.61%) VPN
8 19 (18.63%) OSPF
8 19 (18.63%) Wireless
9 15 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (14.71%) EIGRP
10 14 (13.73%) Broadband
11 12 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
11 12 (11.76%) Internet
12 11 (10.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 11 (10.78%) IPsec
13 10 (9.80%) Network Security
13 10 (9.80%) WLAN
14 9 (8.82%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (21.57%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.88%) Billing
3 5 (4.90%) Back Office
3 5 (4.90%) Finance
3 5 (4.90%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Advertising
4 1 (0.98%) Legal
4 1 (0.98%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 28 (27.45%) Cisco Engineer
3 22 (21.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 21 (20.59%) Support Engineer
5 13 (12.75%) IP Engineer
5 13 (12.75%) Network Support
5 13 (12.75%) Network Support Engineer
6 10 (9.80%) Cisco Support
7 9 (8.82%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 9 (8.82%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 9 (8.82%) Security Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) IP Security Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.90%) Designer
10 5 (4.90%) FlexPod Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) IP Designer
10 5 (4.90%) Network Designer
10 5 (4.90%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.98%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.98%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.47%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.80%) FlexPod
3 8 (7.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (4.90%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.90%) e-Health
5 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.98%) Eurex
6 1 (0.98%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.73%) Linux
2 11 (10.78%) Windows
3 9 (8.82%) Data ONTAP
4 8 (7.84%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.92%) CentOS
6 3 (2.94%) Unix
7 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.67%) ITIL
2 10 (9.80%) Network Design
3 8 (7.84%) DDoS Mitigation
3 8 (7.84%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 7 (6.86%) Load Balancing
4 7 (6.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (6.86%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.88%) High Availability
5 6 (5.88%) Migration
5 6 (5.88%) Project Management
6 5 (4.90%) CRM
7 4 (3.92%) Change Control
7 4 (3.92%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (2.94%) Data Management
8 3 (2.94%) DevOps
8 3 (2.94%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.94%) Network Management
8 3 (2.94%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.86%) Python
2 4 (3.92%) Ruby
3 3 (2.94%) Perl
4 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 102 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (27.45%) CCNA
3 20 (19.61%) CCIE
4 15 (14.71%) Security Cleared
5 12 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 8 (7.84%) CCSA
6 8 (7.84%) CCSE
6 8 (7.84%) NCDA
7 7 (6.86%) CCDP
7 7 (6.86%) JNCIP
7 7 (6.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (5.88%) CCVP
8 6 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (5.88%) JNCIS
9 5 (4.90%) CISSP
9 5 (4.90%) DV Cleared
10 4 (3.92%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.96%) CCIP
11 2 (1.96%) Degree
12 1 (0.98%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) SLA
2 5 (4.90%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.96%) GLP
3 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.80%) vSphere
2 8 (7.84%) ProxySG
2 8 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.94%) vCloud
4 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) FortiGate
2 6 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (4.90%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (3.92%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (2.94%) Nagios
5 3 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.94%) Puppet
6 1 (0.98%) Amdocs OSS
6 1 (0.98%) vRealize
Vendors
1 99 (97.06%) Cisco
2 32 (31.37%) Juniper
3 21 (20.59%) CheckPoint
4 20 (19.61%) F5
5 15 (14.71%) VMware
6 9 (8.82%) Blue Coat
6 9 (8.82%) NetApp
7 7 (6.86%) EMC
8 5 (4.90%) CA
8 5 (4.90%) Fortinet
8 5 (4.90%) IBM
9 4 (3.92%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.94%) BT
10 3 (2.94%) Huawei
10 3 (2.94%) Nokia
10 3 (2.94%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.96%) Avaya
11 2 (1.96%) Meraki
11 2 (1.96%) Remedy
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