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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 44 75 82
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +7
Contract jobs citing CCNP 68 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.46% 1.73% 1.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.77% 6.72% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 23
Median daily rate £419 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.37% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £435 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-51.28% +11.42%
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
494 655 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.13% 25.82% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 301 318
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 62 12
Median hourly rate £17.06 £30.90 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.78% +81.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £47.50 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +26 40 £394 -3.37% 6
Slough -6 6 £275 -19.26% 2
Windsor +6 5 £550 +83.33%
Bracknell +3 5 £425 -
Maidenhead 0 1 £374 +29.91%
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 103 (82.40%) Cisco
3 73 (58.40%) CCNA
4 48 (38.40%) CCIE
5 41 (32.80%) Telecoms
6 32 (25.60%) Firewall
6 32 (25.60%) Juniper
7 29 (23.20%) ITIL
8 28 (22.40%) LAN
9 22 (17.60%) WAN
10 20 (16.00%) VoIP
10 20 (16.00%) MPLS
10 20 (16.00%) OSPF
10 20 (16.00%) Cisco CUCM
10 20 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 19 (15.20%) WLAN
11 19 (15.20%) Linux
11 19 (15.20%) TCP/IP
11 19 (15.20%) Wireshark
12 18 (14.40%) Huawei
12 18 (14.40%) BGP
13 17 (13.60%) 3G
13 17 (13.60%) Ethernet
13 17 (13.60%) VMware
13 17 (13.60%) Unified Communications
13 17 (13.60%) 4G
14 16 (12.80%) Data Centre
14 16 (12.80%) Migration
15 15 (12.00%) Cisco UCCE
15 15 (12.00%) Ericsson

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 3 (2.40%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.80%) Apache
2 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.80%) IaaS
2 1 (0.80%) PaaS
2 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (25.60%) Firewall
2 28 (22.40%) LAN
3 22 (17.60%) WAN
4 20 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 20 (16.00%) MPLS
4 20 (16.00%) OSPF
4 20 (16.00%) VoIP
5 19 (15.20%) TCP/IP
5 19 (15.20%) Wireshark
5 19 (15.20%) WLAN
6 18 (14.40%) BGP
7 17 (13.60%) 3G
7 17 (13.60%) 4G
7 17 (13.60%) Ethernet
7 17 (13.60%) Unified Communications
8 15 (12.00%) 2G
9 11 (8.80%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (8.80%) VPN
10 9 (7.20%) VLAN
10 9 (7.20%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.80%) AppScan
3 1 (0.80%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.80%) GDB
3 1 (0.80%) WinDbg
General
1 41 (32.80%) Telecoms
2 13 (10.40%) Back Office
3 4 (3.20%) Finance
4 3 (2.40%) Legal
4 3 (2.40%) Retail
5 2 (1.60%) Billing
5 2 (1.60%) Electronics
5 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (37.60%) Network Engineer
2 11 (8.80%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (8.00%) Administrator
3 10 (8.00%) Design Engineer
3 10 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (8.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 9 (7.20%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 7 (5.60%) Architect
6 6 (4.80%) LAN Engineer
6 6 (4.80%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Consultant
7 5 (4.00%) Network Architect
8 4 (3.20%) Cisco Support
8 4 (3.20%) Juniper Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) WLAN Engineer
9 3 (2.40%) Cisco Design Engineer
9 3 (2.40%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.20%) XMPP
2 3 (2.40%) Middleware
3 2 (1.60%) HTML
4 1 (0.80%) .NET
4 1 (0.80%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.80%) CSS
4 1 (0.80%) jQuery
4 1 (0.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.80%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.60%) IVR
3 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.00%) EMC VNX
5 4 (3.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (3.20%) IPTV
5 4 (3.20%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.40%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (2.40%) STB
6 3 (2.40%) Video on Demand
6 3 (2.40%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.60%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.60%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.60%) PKI
7 2 (1.60%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.80%) e-Health
8 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.20%) Linux
2 8 (6.40%) Unix
3 7 (5.60%) Windows
4 5 (4.00%) CentOS
5 3 (2.40%) Android
5 3 (2.40%) Solaris
6 2 (1.60%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.80%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.80%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.20%) ITIL
2 16 (12.80%) Migration
3 8 (6.40%) Load Balancing
4 5 (4.00%) Data Management
4 5 (4.00%) DevOps
4 5 (4.00%) Network Design
4 5 (4.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (4.00%) Project Management
4 5 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (3.20%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (3.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (3.20%) High Availability
5 4 (3.20%) Mentoring
5 4 (3.20%) Network Management
5 4 (3.20%) Performance Engineering
5 4 (3.20%) Presales
6 3 (2.40%) Configuration Management
6 3 (2.40%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.40%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.40%) Python
2 9 (7.20%) Perl
3 5 (4.00%) Ruby
4 4 (3.20%) SQL
5 2 (1.60%) C
5 2 (1.60%) Java
5 2 (1.60%) PHP
6 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.80%) C#
6 1 (0.80%) C++
6 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 125 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (58.40%) CCNA
3 48 (38.40%) CCIE
4 9 (7.20%) CCIP
5 8 (6.40%) CCVP
5 8 (6.40%) Security Cleared
6 7 (5.60%) Degree
7 6 (4.80%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (4.00%) JNCIA
8 5 (4.00%) RHCE
8 5 (4.00%) RHCSA
8 5 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.20%) CCNP Voice
9 4 (3.20%) CISSP
10 3 (2.40%) CCDP
10 3 (2.40%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.60%) SCSA
11 2 (1.60%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (1.60%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
1 3 (2.40%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.80%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.40%) vSphere
3 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.80%) NFS
3 1 (0.80%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.80%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (16.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (12.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 13 (10.40%) Nagios
4 10 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (8.00%) Puppet
5 7 (5.60%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (2.40%) Nessus
6 3 (2.40%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.80%) Core Impact
7 1 (0.80%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.80%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.80%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.80%) Nmap
7 1 (0.80%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 103 (82.40%) Cisco
2 32 (25.60%) Juniper
3 18 (14.40%) Huawei
4 17 (13.60%) VMware
5 15 (12.00%) Ericsson
6 13 (10.40%) Nokia
6 13 (10.40%) Nokia Networks
7 12 (9.60%) EMC
8 11 (8.80%) F5
9 7 (5.60%) CheckPoint
10 6 (4.80%) Extreme Networks
10 6 (4.80%) Microsoft
10 6 (4.80%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.20%) Fortinet
11 4 (3.20%) HP
11 4 (3.20%) Mitel
11 4 (3.20%) Palo Alto
12 3 (2.40%) Citrix
12 3 (2.40%) Oracle
12 3 (2.40%) SolarWinds
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