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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 108 154 169
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +15
Contract jobs citing CCNP 78 46 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.52% 0.79% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.75% 4.48% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 24 15
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £50.00 £29.59
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +68.97%
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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
891 1027 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.35% 17.70% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 675 610
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 39
Average hourly rate £18.70 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.20% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.03 £15.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 134 (90.54%) Cisco
3 95 (64.19%) Firewall
4 76 (51.35%) BGP
5 57 (38.51%) OSPF
5 57 (38.51%) F5
6 56 (37.84%) Finance
7 53 (35.81%) CCIE
8 47 (31.76%) Juniper
9 46 (31.08%) CheckPoint
10 42 (28.38%) EIGRP
11 37 (25.00%) Network Security
12 34 (22.97%) VMware
12 34 (22.97%) VPN
13 33 (22.30%) TCP/IP
13 33 (22.30%) LAN
13 33 (22.30%) WAN
14 32 (21.62%) CCNA
15 31 (20.95%) Cisco ASA
15 31 (20.95%) Multicast
16 29 (19.59%) MPLS
17 27 (18.24%) Cisco IOS
18 26 (17.57%) Banking
18 26 (17.57%) Citrix
19 25 (16.89%) Cisco Nexus
20 24 (16.22%) DMVPN
20 24 (16.22%) Blue Coat
21 22 (14.86%) CCSE
21 22 (14.86%) DNS
21 22 (14.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (4.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.03%) Apache
4 2 (1.35%) IIS
4 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.68%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (2.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 95 (64.19%) Firewall
2 76 (51.35%) BGP
3 57 (38.51%) OSPF
4 42 (28.38%) EIGRP
5 37 (25.00%) Network Security
6 34 (22.97%) VPN
7 33 (22.30%) LAN
7 33 (22.30%) WAN
7 33 (22.30%) TCP/IP
8 31 (20.95%) Cisco ASA
8 31 (20.95%) Multicast
9 29 (19.59%) MPLS
10 27 (18.24%) Cisco IOS
11 25 (16.89%) Cisco Nexus
12 24 (16.22%) DMVPN
13 22 (14.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 22 (14.86%) DNS
14 21 (14.19%) DHCP
14 21 (14.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 20 (13.51%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 56 (37.84%) Finance
2 26 (17.57%) Banking
3 9 (6.08%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.70%) Spanish Language
4 4 (2.70%) Back Office
5 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Games
5 1 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 88 (59.46%) Network Engineer
2 23 (15.54%) Cisco Engineer
3 19 (12.84%) Security Engineer
4 15 (10.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 13 (8.78%) Support Engineer
5 13 (8.78%) Senior Network Engineer
6 12 (8.11%) Cisco Support
6 12 (8.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 11 (7.43%) Network Security Specialist
7 11 (7.43%) Network Specialist
7 11 (7.43%) Security Specialist
8 8 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.05%) Network Support
9 6 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (4.05%) NOC Engineer
10 5 (3.38%) Operations Engineer
10 5 (3.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 4 (2.70%) Senior Security Engineer
12 3 (2.03%) Senior Operations Engineer
12 3 (2.03%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.43%) Thin Client
2 11 (7.43%) Fat Client
3 10 (6.76%) FlexPod
4 4 (2.70%) PKI
5 3 (2.03%) Celerra
5 3 (2.03%) PDA
5 3 (2.03%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.03%) Handset
5 3 (2.03%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.35%) IVR
6 2 (1.35%) Replication
6 2 (1.35%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.35%) Streaming Media
6 2 (1.35%) Interactive TV
6 2 (1.35%) SecurID
7 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.68%) BBC
7 1 (0.68%) e-Health
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.19%) Linux
2 18 (12.16%) UNIX
3 15 (10.14%) Windows
4 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (13.51%) Low Latency
2 15 (10.14%) Load Balancing
3 14 (9.46%) E-Commerce
4 13 (8.78%) Change Management
5 12 (8.11%) Network Design
5 12 (8.11%) Mentoring
6 11 (7.43%) ITIL
7 7 (4.73%) Project Management
7 7 (4.73%) Migration
8 5 (3.38%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.38%) Service Management
8 5 (3.38%) Line Management
9 4 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (2.70%) Project Planning
10 3 (2.03%) Business Continuity
10 3 (2.03%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (1.35%) Network Architecture
11 2 (1.35%) ITIL V3
11 2 (1.35%) WAN Optimisation
11 2 (1.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.78%) Perl
2 9 (6.08%) C
3 4 (2.70%) SQL
4 2 (1.35%) Python
4 2 (1.35%) Objective-C
4 2 (1.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 148 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (35.81%) CCIE
3 32 (21.62%) CCNA
4 22 (14.86%) CCSE
5 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.41%) MCSE
6 5 (3.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.38%) CCSA
7 4 (2.70%) CCIP
8 3 (2.03%) CCDP
8 3 (2.03%) JNCIP
8 3 (2.03%) Degree
9 2 (1.35%) MCITP
9 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.35%) MCSA
9 2 (1.35%) MCP
9 2 (1.35%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.38%) vSphere
2 5 (3.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.38%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.68%) Xen
3 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.68%) UAG
3 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.68%) XenApp
3 1 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (7.43%) RANCID
2 10 (6.76%) OpenNMS
3 6 (4.05%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (2.70%) Puppet
5 2 (1.35%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.35%) SCCM
5 2 (1.35%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.68%) SCOM
6 1 (0.68%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.68%) WSUS
6 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 134 (90.54%) Cisco
2 57 (38.51%) F5
3 47 (31.76%) Juniper
4 46 (31.08%) CheckPoint
5 34 (22.97%) VMware
6 26 (17.57%) Citrix
7 24 (16.22%) Blue Coat
8 12 (8.11%) Infoblox
8 12 (8.11%) Imperva
9 11 (7.43%) HP
10 7 (4.73%) Fortinet
11 6 (4.05%) Microsoft
12 5 (3.38%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.70%) Reuters
13 4 (2.70%) Bloomberg
13 4 (2.70%) EMC
13 4 (2.70%) Riverbed
13 4 (2.70%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.70%) Sourcefire
14 2 (1.35%) Verint
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