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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 69 84 84
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Contract jobs citing CCNP 50 39 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.06% 1.53% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.36% 5.69% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 13
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£313 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £418 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £365 £313
% change year-on-year
-5.47% +16.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
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
534 686 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.02% 26.87% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 289 214
Average daily rate £398 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.90% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £210 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 13
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.62% -18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £13.83 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £20.90 £19.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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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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 -12 14 £314 -3.46% 5
Maidenhead +9 5 £325 - 1
Slough - 4 £293 - 3
Bracknell - 2 £275 - 2
Newbury - 1 - - 2
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (86.32%) Cisco
3 58 (49.57%) Telecoms
4 56 (47.86%) Firewall
4 56 (47.86%) CheckPoint
5 43 (36.75%) OSPF
6 42 (35.90%) Cisco ASA
7 40 (34.19%) Juniper
7 40 (34.19%) CCNA
8 39 (33.33%) BGP
9 36 (30.77%) MPLS
9 36 (30.77%) F5
10 35 (29.91%) Security Cleared
11 34 (29.06%) LAN
12 31 (26.50%) WAN
13 30 (25.64%) SC Cleared
14 29 (24.79%) VPN
15 28 (23.93%) Network Security
16 25 (21.37%) Validation
17 21 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
18 20 (17.09%) JNCIS
18 20 (17.09%) Wireless
18 20 (17.09%) EIGRP
18 20 (17.09%) Internet
18 20 (17.09%) RIP
18 20 (17.09%) ITIL
19 19 (16.24%) CCIE
20 18 (15.38%) Microsoft
20 18 (15.38%) Degree
21 17 (14.53%) VoIP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (3.42%) Lync
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.42%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.42%) MS Office
4 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 56 (47.86%) Firewall
2 43 (36.75%) OSPF
3 42 (35.90%) Cisco ASA
4 39 (33.33%) BGP
5 36 (30.77%) MPLS
6 34 (29.06%) LAN
7 31 (26.50%) WAN
8 29 (24.79%) VPN
9 28 (23.93%) Network Security
10 21 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
11 20 (17.09%) Wireless
11 20 (17.09%) EIGRP
11 20 (17.09%) Internet
11 20 (17.09%) RIP
12 17 (14.53%) VoIP
13 16 (13.68%) IPsec
14 13 (11.11%) Ethernet
14 13 (11.11%) SSL
15 12 (10.26%) WLAN
16 11 (9.40%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Oracle Forms
General
1 58 (49.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.42%) Retail
3 2 (1.71%) Billing
3 2 (1.71%) Finance
4 1 (0.85%) Games
4 1 (0.85%) Back Office
4 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (43.59%) Network Engineer
2 31 (26.50%) IP Engineer
3 13 (11.11%) IP Network Engineer
3 13 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 12 (10.26%) Test Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Design Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) Network Specialist
7 8 (6.84%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Network Security Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Network Design Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Architect
9 6 (5.13%) Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) Network Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Network Design Specialist
11 4 (3.42%) Network Security Specialist
11 4 (3.42%) Security Specialist
11 4 (3.42%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) Technical Consultant
12 3 (2.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.56%) XML
2 2 (1.71%) XMPP
3 1 (0.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.55%) SecurID
3 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.85%) Handset
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.55%) Linux
2 9 (7.69%) UNIX
3 6 (5.13%) Windows
4 4 (3.42%) Solaris
5 1 (0.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.37%) Validation
2 20 (17.09%) ITIL
3 16 (13.68%) Network Design
4 15 (12.82%) Test Strategy
5 11 (9.40%) eTOM
6 9 (7.69%) Migration
7 7 (5.98%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (5.13%) Demand Forecasting
9 5 (4.27%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (3.42%) Protective Monitoring
10 4 (3.42%) Change Management
11 3 (2.56%) CRM
11 3 (2.56%) Service Management
11 3 (2.56%) Service Delivery
11 3 (2.56%) Network Management
11 3 (2.56%) Network Architecture
12 2 (1.71%) Performance Management
12 2 (1.71%) Product Management
12 2 (1.71%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.84%) SQL
2 3 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 117 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (34.19%) CCNA
3 35 (29.91%) Security Cleared
4 30 (25.64%) SC Cleared
5 20 (17.09%) JNCIS
6 19 (16.24%) CCIE
7 18 (15.38%) Degree
8 13 (11.11%) CCDP
9 12 (10.26%) CISSP
10 5 (4.27%) HNC
10 5 (4.27%) HND
10 5 (4.27%) CCDA
10 5 (4.27%) BC Cleared
11 4 (3.42%) SCSA
11 4 (3.42%) CCSE
11 4 (3.42%) CCSA
11 4 (3.42%) CCIP
11 4 (3.42%) Sun Certification
12 2 (1.71%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.71%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.71%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) TrustSec
2 9 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.56%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.56%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.71%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.85%) Iperf
5 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 101 (86.32%) Cisco
2 56 (47.86%) CheckPoint
3 40 (34.19%) Juniper
4 36 (30.77%) F5
5 18 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 14 (11.97%) Fortinet
7 10 (8.55%) CA
8 9 (7.69%) VMware
8 9 (7.69%) AlgoSec
8 9 (7.69%) Tufin
9 6 (5.13%) Huawei
10 5 (4.27%) HP
11 4 (3.42%) Sun
11 4 (3.42%) Veritas
11 4 (3.42%) Mercator
11 4 (3.42%) Oracle
12 3 (2.56%) Nortel
12 3 (2.56%) Citrix
12 3 (2.56%) Blue Coat
13 2 (1.71%) Cramer
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