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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 70 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing CCNP 49 43 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.25% 1.74% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.63% 6.39% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 22
Median daily rate £375 £308 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +12.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £208 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+0.28% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £21.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+110.71% -53.33%
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
509 673 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.37% 27.18% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 343 296
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £502 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 49 20
Median hourly rate £15.75 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.02% +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.00 £51.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +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 1 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

CCNP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 October 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 +21 24 £375 -5.66% 4
Slough -1 6 £275 +32.28%
Bracknell -7 4 £363 - 2
Newbury +2 1 - - 1
Windsor - 1 £500 -
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (88.70%) Cisco
3 45 (39.13%) CCNA
4 41 (35.65%) LAN
5 40 (34.78%) Firewall
6 38 (33.04%) CCIE
7 35 (30.43%) WAN
8 31 (26.96%) Telecoms
9 26 (22.61%) ITIL
10 23 (20.00%) Juniper
10 23 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (19.13%) Cisco Nexus
12 20 (17.39%) F5
12 20 (17.39%) WLAN
12 20 (17.39%) Linux
13 19 (16.52%) VPN
13 19 (16.52%) MPLS
13 19 (16.52%) OSPF
13 19 (16.52%) BGP
14 18 (15.65%) CheckPoint
14 18 (15.65%) Network Security
15 17 (14.78%) Data Centre
16 16 (13.91%) IPsec
17 15 (13.04%) VMware
17 15 (13.04%) TCP/IP
17 15 (13.04%) Wireshark
18 14 (12.17%) vSphere
19 12 (10.43%) DNS
20 11 (9.57%) Ethernet
20 11 (9.57%) Python

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 (0.87%) Apache
1 1 (0.87%) OpenStack
1 1 (0.87%) Skype for Business
1 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) MS Office
2 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) PaaS
1 4 (3.48%) SaaS
2 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.87%) IaaS
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (35.65%) LAN
2 40 (34.78%) Firewall
3 35 (30.43%) WAN
4 23 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (19.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 20 (17.39%) WLAN
7 19 (16.52%) BGP
7 19 (16.52%) MPLS
7 19 (16.52%) OSPF
7 19 (16.52%) VPN
8 18 (15.65%) Network Security
9 16 (13.91%) IPsec
10 15 (13.04%) TCP/IP
10 15 (13.04%) Wireshark
11 12 (10.43%) DNS
12 11 (9.57%) Ethernet
12 11 (9.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 10 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
13 10 (8.70%) FWSM
13 10 (8.70%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 9 (7.83%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.87%) AppScan
2 1 (0.87%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.87%) GDB
2 1 (0.87%) WinDbg
General
1 31 (26.96%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.96%) Finance
2 8 (6.96%) Retail
3 7 (6.09%) Back Office
3 7 (6.09%) Billing
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Military
Job Titles
1 55 (47.83%) Network Engineer
2 15 (13.04%) Security Engineer
3 11 (9.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (8.70%) LAN Engineer
5 9 (7.83%) Administrator
5 9 (7.83%) Architect
5 9 (7.83%) IP Engineer
5 9 (7.83%) IP Security Engineer
5 9 (7.83%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (6.96%) Support Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) Consultant
7 7 (6.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.09%) Network Architect
7 7 (6.09%) Network Support
7 7 (6.09%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.09%) VMWare Administrator
8 6 (5.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.48%) XMPP
2 2 (1.74%) HTML
3 1 (0.87%) .NET
3 1 (0.87%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.87%) CSS
3 1 (0.87%) jQuery
3 1 (0.87%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.78%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (7.83%) EMC VNX
4 4 (3.48%) FlexPod
4 4 (3.48%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.61%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.61%) e-Health
6 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.74%) PKI
6 2 (1.74%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.87%) Eurex
7 1 (0.87%) IVR
7 1 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.39%) Linux
2 10 (8.70%) Windows
3 7 (6.09%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.48%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (1.74%) CentOS
6 1 (0.87%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.87%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.87%) Solaris
6 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.61%) ITIL
2 11 (9.57%) DDoS Mitigation
3 10 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 10 (8.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 10 (8.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 9 (7.83%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 7 (6.09%) DevOps
5 7 (6.09%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.22%) High Availability
6 6 (5.22%) Migration
6 6 (5.22%) Network Management
6 6 (5.22%) Problem Management
6 6 (5.22%) SIEM
7 5 (4.35%) CRM
7 5 (4.35%) Network Design
7 5 (4.35%) Project Management
7 5 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.48%) Change Control
8 4 (3.48%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.48%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.57%) Perl
1 11 (9.57%) Python
2 2 (1.74%) C
2 2 (1.74%) Java
2 2 (1.74%) PHP
3 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.87%) C#
3 1 (0.87%) C++
3 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.87%) SQL
Qualifications
1 115 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (39.13%) CCNA
3 38 (33.04%) CCIE
4 11 (9.57%) Security Cleared
5 10 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (7.83%) CCSA
6 9 (7.83%) CCSE
6 9 (7.83%) CISSP
6 9 (7.83%) RHCE
6 9 (7.83%) RHCSA
7 7 (6.09%) CCVP
7 7 (6.09%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.22%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (4.35%) Degree
10 4 (3.48%) CCIP
10 4 (3.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (3.48%) NCDA
11 3 (2.61%) CCA
11 3 (2.61%) JNCIP
11 3 (2.61%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) SLA
2 4 (3.48%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.61%) QA
4 1 (0.87%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (12.17%) vSphere
2 9 (7.83%) ProxySG
3 8 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.61%) XenApp
5 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.87%) NFS
5 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (8.70%) Cisco UCCE
2 9 (7.83%) FortiGate
2 9 (7.83%) Nagios
2 9 (7.83%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (7.83%) Puppet
3 8 (6.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.61%) Nessus
4 3 (2.61%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.87%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.87%) Core Impact
5 1 (0.87%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.87%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.87%) Nmap
5 1 (0.87%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 102 (88.70%) Cisco
2 23 (20.00%) Juniper
3 20 (17.39%) F5
4 18 (15.65%) CheckPoint
5 15 (13.04%) VMware
6 10 (8.70%) Blue Coat
6 10 (8.70%) EMC
7 9 (7.83%) Citrix
7 9 (7.83%) Fortinet
7 9 (7.83%) Huawei
8 5 (4.35%) Ericsson
8 5 (4.35%) Extreme Networks
8 5 (4.35%) Nokia
8 5 (4.35%) Nokia Networks
9 4 (3.48%) HP
9 4 (3.48%) NetApp
10 3 (2.61%) CA
10 3 (2.61%) IBM
10 3 (2.61%) Microsoft
10 3 (2.61%) Red Hat
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