The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 29 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 104 150 172
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +22
Contract jobs citing CCNP 84 51 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.69% 0.85% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.87% 5.14% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 31 12
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£375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -47.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £55.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +42.85%
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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 City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
773 992 826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.59% 16.59% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 671 580
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 31
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.88% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £32.24 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 160 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 145 (90.63%) Cisco
3 107 (66.88%) Firewall
4 84 (52.50%) BGP
5 64 (40.00%) OSPF
6 56 (35.00%) Finance
6 56 (35.00%) CCIE
6 56 (35.00%) F5
7 50 (31.25%) Juniper
8 49 (30.63%) EIGRP
9 48 (30.00%) CheckPoint
10 42 (26.25%) VPN
11 40 (25.00%) Network Security
12 39 (24.38%) TCP/IP
13 34 (21.25%) CCNA
13 34 (21.25%) Cisco Nexus
14 33 (20.63%) Multicast
15 32 (20.00%) LAN
15 32 (20.00%) MPLS
16 31 (19.38%) WAN
17 30 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
17 30 (18.75%) VMware
18 28 (17.50%) Cisco IOS
18 28 (17.50%) DMVPN
18 28 (17.50%) Banking
19 27 (16.88%) HSRP
20 25 (15.63%) Blue Coat
21 22 (13.75%) CCSE
21 22 (13.75%) VPLS
21 22 (13.75%) Citrix

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (3.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.88%) Apache
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (66.88%) Firewall
2 84 (52.50%) BGP
3 64 (40.00%) OSPF
4 49 (30.63%) EIGRP
5 42 (26.25%) VPN
6 40 (25.00%) Network Security
7 39 (24.38%) TCP/IP
8 34 (21.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 33 (20.63%) Multicast
10 32 (20.00%) LAN
10 32 (20.00%) MPLS
11 31 (19.38%) WAN
12 30 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
13 28 (17.50%) Cisco IOS
13 28 (17.50%) DMVPN
14 27 (16.88%) HSRP
15 22 (13.75%) VPLS
16 21 (13.13%) DNS
16 21 (13.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 20 (12.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.50%) MySQL
1 4 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 56 (35.00%) Finance
2 28 (17.50%) Banking
3 9 (5.63%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.13%) Spanish Language
5 4 (2.50%) Back Office
6 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.63%) Billing
7 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 94 (58.75%) Network Engineer
2 31 (19.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 22 (13.75%) Security Engineer
4 17 (10.63%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 16 (10.00%) Cisco Support
6 15 (9.38%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 13 (8.13%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (6.25%) Network Specialist
8 10 (6.25%) Security Specialist
8 10 (6.25%) Network Security Specialist
9 9 (5.63%) Network Support
9 9 (5.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.75%) NOC Engineer
12 5 (3.13%) Senior Security Engineer
12 5 (3.13%) Consultant
12 5 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
13 3 (1.88%) Technical Engineer
13 3 (1.88%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.13%) FlexPod
3 10 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 10 (6.25%) Thin Client
4 4 (2.50%) PKI
5 3 (1.88%) SecurID
5 3 (1.88%) PDA
5 3 (1.88%) Celerra
5 3 (1.88%) Handset
5 3 (1.88%) CLARiiON
5 3 (1.88%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.25%) Replication
6 2 (1.25%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.25%) Interactive TV
6 2 (1.25%) Streaming Media
6 2 (1.25%) IVR
7 1 (0.63%) e-Health
7 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.63%) Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.13%) UNIX
2 20 (12.50%) Linux
3 14 (8.75%) Windows
4 6 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (10.63%) Change Management
1 17 (10.63%) Low Latency
2 15 (9.38%) Load Balancing
3 13 (8.13%) E-Commerce
4 12 (7.50%) Mentoring
4 12 (7.50%) ITIL
5 11 (6.88%) Network Design
6 8 (5.00%) Project Management
7 5 (3.13%) Migration
7 5 (3.13%) Service Management
8 4 (2.50%) Network Management
8 4 (2.50%) Project Planning
8 4 (2.50%) Line Management
8 4 (2.50%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (1.88%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (1.88%) Business Continuity
9 3 (1.88%) Incident Management
9 3 (1.88%) Network Architecture
10 2 (1.25%) Service Delivery
10 2 (1.25%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.00%) Perl
2 9 (5.63%) C
3 4 (2.50%) SQL
4 2 (1.25%) Python
4 2 (1.25%) Java
4 2 (1.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 160 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (35.00%) CCIE
3 34 (21.25%) CCNA
4 22 (13.75%) CCSE
5 8 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (4.38%) MCSE
7 6 (3.75%) CCDP
8 5 (3.13%) CCSA
9 4 (2.50%) CCIP
9 4 (2.50%) Degree
9 4 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.50%) CCVP
10 3 (1.88%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.88%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.88%) MCP
11 2 (1.25%) MCSA
11 2 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.25%) MCITP
12 1 (0.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.13%) ProxySG
3 4 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.50%) vSphere
4 2 (1.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.63%) Snort
5 1 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (8.13%) RANCID
2 12 (7.50%) OpenNMS
3 8 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (3.13%) Cisco UCCE
4 5 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (2.50%) Puppet
6 2 (1.25%) WSUS
7 1 (0.63%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.63%) SCCM
7 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.63%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 145 (90.63%) Cisco
2 56 (35.00%) F5
3 50 (31.25%) Juniper
4 48 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 30 (18.75%) VMware
6 25 (15.63%) Blue Coat
7 22 (13.75%) Citrix
8 11 (6.88%) HP
8 11 (6.88%) Infoblox
8 11 (6.88%) Imperva
9 6 (3.75%) Fortinet
10 5 (3.13%) Sourcefire
10 5 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.13%) Microsoft
11 4 (2.50%) EMC
11 4 (2.50%) Reuters
11 4 (2.50%) Bloomberg
11 4 (2.50%) Riverbed
11 4 (2.50%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.25%) Avaya
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