The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 53 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCNP 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.67% - 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% - 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £413 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.30% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -38.18%
CCNP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
108 101 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.15% 13.89% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 57 43
Average daily rate £325 £384 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.30% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £199 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £525 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 13
Average hourly rate £44.50 £12.00 £18.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+270.83% -35.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.74 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £24.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridge - 3 £413 -
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) CCIE
5 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 3 (42.86%) MPLS
5 3 (42.86%) Network Security
6 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) OSPF
6 2 (28.57%) Internet
6 2 (28.57%) BGP
6 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) Juniper
6 2 (28.57%) VoIP
7 1 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) Ethernet

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) ATM
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) NX-OS
5 1 (14.29%) RIP
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Provisioning Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) HNC
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) HIPAA
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Aruba
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Infovista
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Nortel
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) VMware