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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 64 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing CCNP 57 57 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.51% 2.19% 2.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.96% 8.68% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 31
Median daily rate £375 £295 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.50 £41.29 £59.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.02% -30.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £41.29 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+4.74% -8.24%
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
520 657 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.89% 25.20% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 336 315
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 19
Median hourly rate £15.75 £30.90 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.02% +62.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £21.55 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.39 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +20 32 £375 +15.38% 5
Windsor - 6 £500 -
Slough +1 4 £300 +44.57% 1
Bracknell -3 4 £350 -17.64% 1
Newbury -6 1 - -
Ascot - 1 £413 -
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 119 (93.70%) Cisco
3 49 (38.58%) Firewall
4 43 (33.86%) CCNA
5 42 (33.07%) LAN
6 36 (28.35%) CCIE
6 36 (28.35%) WAN
7 33 (25.98%) Telecoms
8 31 (24.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 30 (23.62%) Cisco ASA
10 29 (22.83%) ITIL
11 27 (21.26%) Data Centre
12 26 (20.47%) BGP
13 25 (19.69%) Linux
14 24 (18.90%) MPLS
15 23 (18.11%) OSPF
15 23 (18.11%) VPN
16 22 (17.32%) Juniper
16 22 (17.32%) vSphere
16 22 (17.32%) VMware
17 21 (16.54%) CheckPoint
18 20 (15.75%) F5
19 19 (14.96%) WLAN
19 19 (14.96%) Network Security
20 18 (14.17%) IPsec
21 16 (12.60%) Ethernet
22 15 (11.81%) DNS
22 15 (11.81%) TCP/IP
22 15 (11.81%) Windows
23 14 (11.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 2 (1.57%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.79%) Apache
2 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
2 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) PaaS
1 3 (2.36%) SaaS
2 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (38.58%) Firewall
2 42 (33.07%) LAN
3 36 (28.35%) WAN
4 31 (24.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 30 (23.62%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (20.47%) BGP
7 24 (18.90%) MPLS
8 23 (18.11%) OSPF
8 23 (18.11%) VPN
9 19 (14.96%) Network Security
9 19 (14.96%) WLAN
10 18 (14.17%) IPsec
11 16 (12.60%) Ethernet
12 15 (11.81%) DNS
12 15 (11.81%) TCP/IP
13 12 (9.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 12 (9.45%) Wireshark
14 11 (8.66%) Cisco PIX
14 11 (8.66%) EIGRP
14 11 (8.66%) FWSM
Development Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.79%) AppScan
3 1 (0.79%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.79%) GDB
3 1 (0.79%) WinDbg
General
1 33 (25.98%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.51%) Billing
2 7 (5.51%) Finance
3 6 (4.72%) Retail
4 4 (3.15%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 64 (50.39%) Network Engineer
2 18 (14.17%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (13.39%) Support Engineer
4 16 (12.60%) Security Engineer
5 12 (9.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (9.45%) Network Support
5 12 (9.45%) Network Support Engineer
6 11 (8.66%) IP Engineer
7 10 (7.87%) IP Security Engineer
8 9 (7.09%) Administrator
8 9 (7.09%) LAN Engineer
8 9 (7.09%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (6.30%) Architect
9 8 (6.30%) Consultant
10 7 (5.51%) Cisco Support
10 7 (5.51%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 7 (5.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.51%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (5.51%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.51%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.15%) XMPP
2 2 (1.57%) HTML
3 1 (0.79%) .NET
3 1 (0.79%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.79%) CSS
3 1 (0.79%) jQuery
3 1 (0.79%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.26%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.24%) FlexPod
3 12 (9.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (7.09%) EMC VNX
5 7 (5.51%) Driving Licence
5 7 (5.51%) e-Health
6 3 (2.36%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.57%) PKI
8 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.79%) Eurex
8 1 (0.79%) IVR
8 1 (0.79%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.69%) Linux
2 15 (11.81%) Windows
3 12 (9.45%) Data ONTAP
4 11 (8.66%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.36%) CentOS
6 2 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.57%) Unix
7 1 (0.79%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.79%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.79%) Solaris
7 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.83%) ITIL
2 12 (9.45%) DDoS Mitigation
2 12 (9.45%) Load Balancing
3 11 (8.66%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 11 (8.66%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 10 (7.87%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 8 (6.30%) Migration
5 8 (6.30%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.51%) DevOps
6 7 (5.51%) High Availability
6 7 (5.51%) Network Management
7 6 (4.72%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.72%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (4.72%) SIEM
8 5 (3.94%) CRM
8 5 (3.94%) Network Design
9 4 (3.15%) Capacity Management
9 4 (3.15%) Data Protection
9 4 (3.15%) Performance Management
9 4 (3.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.45%) Perl
1 12 (9.45%) Python
2 2 (1.57%) C
2 2 (1.57%) Java
2 2 (1.57%) PHP
3 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.79%) C#
3 1 (0.79%) C++
3 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 127 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (33.86%) CCNA
3 36 (28.35%) CCIE
4 14 (11.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (10.24%) Security Cleared
6 11 (8.66%) NCDA
7 10 (7.87%) CCSA
7 10 (7.87%) CCSE
7 10 (7.87%) CISSP
8 9 (7.09%) RHCE
8 9 (7.09%) RHCSA
9 8 (6.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (6.30%) SC Cleared
10 7 (5.51%) CCVP
11 6 (4.72%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (3.15%) CCIP
12 4 (3.15%) Degree
12 4 (3.15%) JNCIS
13 3 (2.36%) JNCIA
13 3 (2.36%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) SLA
2 8 (6.30%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.94%) QA
4 2 (1.57%) GLP
5 1 (0.79%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (17.32%) vSphere
2 10 (7.87%) ProxySG
2 10 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.36%) vCloud
3 3 (2.36%) XenApp
4 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.79%) NFS
4 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (7.87%) Cisco UCCE
1 10 (7.87%) FortiGate
2 9 (7.09%) Nagios
2 9 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (7.09%) Puppet
3 8 (6.30%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.36%) Nessus
5 2 (1.57%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.79%) Core Impact
6 1 (0.79%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.79%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.79%) Nmap
6 1 (0.79%) vRealize
6 1 (0.79%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 119 (93.70%) Cisco
2 22 (17.32%) Juniper
2 22 (17.32%) VMware
3 21 (16.54%) CheckPoint
4 20 (15.75%) F5
5 12 (9.45%) NetApp
6 11 (8.66%) Blue Coat
6 11 (8.66%) EMC
7 9 (7.09%) Citrix
7 9 (7.09%) Fortinet
8 7 (5.51%) CA
8 7 (5.51%) IBM
9 6 (4.72%) Huawei
10 5 (3.94%) Extreme Networks
11 4 (3.15%) HP
11 4 (3.15%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.36%) Microsoft
12 3 (2.36%) Palo Alto
12 3 (2.36%) SolarWinds
12 3 (2.36%) TippingPoint
Slough
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Rate: £274 - £275 per day + competitive
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