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 27 February 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 69 116 73
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -43
Contract jobs citing CCNP 68 17 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.37% 0.61% 1.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.62% 2.56% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 20
Average daily rate
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£300 £230 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £184 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £50.00 £29.59
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +68.97%
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
789 664 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.44% 23.88% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 285 170
Average daily rate £390 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £210 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 16
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £167.25 £55.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +19 21 £300 -14.28% 6
Bracknell +7 6 - -
Slough -4 3 £263 +38.15% 2
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Newbury - - - -
Ascot - - - -
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CCNP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCNP.

1 115 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 106 (92.17%) Cisco
3 57 (49.57%) Telecoms
4 53 (46.09%) Firewall
5 52 (45.22%) CCNA
6 51 (44.35%) CheckPoint
7 44 (38.26%) Security Cleared
8 43 (37.39%) Cisco ASA
9 42 (36.52%) F5
9 42 (36.52%) OSPF
10 41 (35.65%) SC Cleared
11 35 (30.43%) Juniper
12 34 (29.57%) VPN
12 34 (29.57%) LAN
13 31 (26.96%) Network Security
13 31 (26.96%) WAN
13 31 (26.96%) MPLS
13 31 (26.96%) BGP
14 30 (26.09%) Internet
15 27 (23.48%) RIP
16 22 (19.13%) Validation
16 22 (19.13%) ITIL
16 22 (19.13%) Fortinet
16 22 (19.13%) Degree
17 20 (17.39%) CCIE
17 20 (17.39%) IPsec
18 19 (16.52%) EIGRP
18 19 (16.52%) Cisco Nexus
19 18 (15.65%) Tufin
19 18 (15.65%) SSL

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CCNP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCNP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.74%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 53 (46.09%) Firewall
2 43 (37.39%) Cisco ASA
3 42 (36.52%) OSPF
4 34 (29.57%) LAN
4 34 (29.57%) VPN
5 31 (26.96%) WAN
5 31 (26.96%) BGP
5 31 (26.96%) MPLS
5 31 (26.96%) Network Security
6 30 (26.09%) Internet
7 27 (23.48%) RIP
8 20 (17.39%) IPsec
9 19 (16.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (16.52%) EIGRP
10 18 (15.65%) SSL
10 18 (15.65%) Wireless
11 17 (14.78%) Ethernet
12 15 (13.04%) WLAN
12 15 (13.04%) Cisco PIX
13 11 (9.57%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.74%) MS Access
General
1 57 (49.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.61%) Retail
3 1 (0.87%) Spanish Language
3 1 (0.87%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (44.35%) Network Engineer
2 32 (27.83%) IP Engineer
3 25 (21.74%) Security Engineer
4 17 (14.78%) Network Security Engineer
4 17 (14.78%) Design Engineer
5 12 (10.43%) IP Network Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Network Design Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Test Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Consultant
7 6 (5.22%) Architect
7 6 (5.22%) Network Specialist
8 5 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Network Design Specialist
9 4 (3.48%) Security Specialist
9 4 (3.48%) Network Consultant
9 4 (3.48%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (3.48%) NOC Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Network Security Specialist
9 4 (3.48%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.35%) WAP
2 2 (1.74%) XML
3 1 (0.87%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.91%) SecurID
2 9 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.87%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.70%) UNIX
2 3 (2.61%) Windows
2 3 (2.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.13%) ITIL
1 22 (19.13%) Validation
2 16 (13.91%) eTOM
3 13 (11.30%) Demand Forecasting
4 12 (10.43%) Risk Assessment
5 11 (9.57%) Migration
6 10 (8.70%) Fault Management
6 10 (8.70%) Test Strategy
7 7 (6.09%) Network Management
8 5 (4.35%) Change Management
8 5 (4.35%) Network Design
9 4 (3.48%) Protective Monitoring
10 3 (2.61%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (2.61%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (2.61%) Network Architecture
10 3 (2.61%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.61%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.61%) Release Management
10 3 (2.61%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.74%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.74%) Perl
1 2 (1.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 115 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (45.22%) CCNA
3 44 (38.26%) Security Cleared
4 41 (35.65%) SC Cleared
5 22 (19.13%) Degree
6 20 (17.39%) CCIE
7 17 (14.78%) CISSP
8 15 (13.04%) CCIP
9 13 (11.30%) JNCIS
10 8 (6.96%) BC Cleared
11 7 (6.09%) CCDP
12 6 (5.22%) CCSP
12 6 (5.22%) CCSA
12 6 (5.22%) CCSE
13 5 (4.35%) HNC
13 5 (4.35%) HND
14 4 (3.48%) VCP4
15 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
15 2 (1.74%) JNCIA
16 1 (0.87%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.04%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.74%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.87%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (4.35%) OpenView
2 5 (4.35%) Netcool
3 2 (1.74%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.74%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.74%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 106 (92.17%) Cisco
2 51 (44.35%) CheckPoint
3 42 (36.52%) F5
4 35 (30.43%) Juniper
5 22 (19.13%) Fortinet
6 18 (15.65%) Tufin
6 18 (15.65%) Microsoft
7 15 (13.04%) AlgoSec
8 14 (12.17%) Nortel
9 13 (11.30%) CA
10 8 (6.96%) VMware
10 8 (6.96%) HP
11 5 (4.35%) Radware
11 5 (4.35%) Crossbeam
12 4 (3.48%) Mercator
13 3 (2.61%) EMC
14 2 (1.74%) Cramer
14 2 (1.74%) Blue Coat
14 2 (1.74%) Huawei
15 1 (0.87%) Infovista
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