The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 22 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing CCNP 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.05% 1.83% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.16% 4.49% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £323 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.36% +4.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £21.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+109.30% -23.21%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Qualifications Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
74 89 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 33.33% 40.64% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 9
Average daily rate £350 £315 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +21.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £195 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £413 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £20.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% +24.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCNP across the Bracknell region.

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Bracknell region.

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (94.74%) SC Cleared
2 18 (94.74%) Security Cleared
3 17 (89.47%) CCNA
4 16 (84.21%) Ethernet
4 16 (84.21%) Telecoms
5 15 (78.95%) Cisco
6 14 (73.68%) CCIP
7 13 (68.42%) Juniper
8 12 (63.16%) Nortel
9 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (26.32%) Fault Management
11 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
11 4 (21.05%) Internet
11 4 (21.05%) Degree
11 4 (21.05%) OSPF
11 4 (21.05%) RIP
11 4 (21.05%) VPN
12 2 (10.53%) Firewall
12 2 (10.53%) Wireless
12 2 (10.53%) BGP
12 2 (10.53%) DSL
12 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
12 2 (10.53%) CISSP
12 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
12 2 (10.53%) WAN
12 2 (10.53%) CCSP
12 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
12 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
12 2 (10.53%) SSL

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) Ethernet
2 4 (21.05%) RIP
2 4 (21.05%) VPN
2 4 (21.05%) OSPF
2 4 (21.05%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) MPLS
3 2 (10.53%) IPsec
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security
3 2 (10.53%) xDSL
3 2 (10.53%) BGP
3 2 (10.53%) DSL
3 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
3 2 (10.53%) SSL
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) ADSL
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) SDH
General
1 16 (84.21%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) IP Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Fault Management
2 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) Demand Forecasting
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) eTOM
4 1 (5.26%) MODAF
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (94.74%) SC Cleared
2 18 (94.74%) Security Cleared
3 17 (89.47%) CCNA
4 14 (73.68%) CCIP
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) CISSP
6 2 (10.53%) CCSP
6 2 (10.53%) BC Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) CCIE
7 1 (5.26%) CCDA
7 1 (5.26%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Juniper
3 12 (63.16%) Nortel
4 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
4 2 (10.53%) Tufin
4 2 (10.53%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) AlgoSec
5 1 (5.26%) VMware