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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 129 153 151
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Contract jobs citing CCNP 36 60 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.06% 1.01% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.11% 6.94% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 46 30
Median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £274 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £470 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.24 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-11.58% +6.44%
CCNP
London

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
589 864 931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.40% 14.56% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 636 647
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 19
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.98 £18.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.23% -0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £12.50 £12.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.61 £38.43 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +31.94%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 67 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (95.52%) Cisco
3 44 (65.67%) Firewall
4 26 (38.81%) Finance
4 26 (38.81%) LAN
5 24 (35.82%) WAN
6 23 (34.33%) CheckPoint
6 23 (34.33%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (32.84%) BGP
7 22 (32.84%) CCNA
8 18 (26.87%) MPLS
8 18 (26.87%) Juniper
8 18 (26.87%) TCP/IP
9 16 (23.88%) Windows
10 15 (22.39%) ITIL
10 15 (22.39%) Network Security
10 15 (22.39%) F5
10 15 (22.39%) Data Centre
11 14 (20.90%) VPN
11 14 (20.90%) OSPF
12 13 (19.40%) Wireless
12 13 (19.40%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (19.40%) Network Design
13 12 (17.91%) CCIE
13 12 (17.91%) DNS
13 12 (17.91%) Palo Alto
14 11 (16.42%) CCDP
15 10 (14.93%) Banking
15 10 (14.93%) EIGRP
15 10 (14.93%) Change Control

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (2.99%) IIS
1 2 (2.99%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (65.67%) Firewall
2 26 (38.81%) LAN
3 24 (35.82%) WAN
4 23 (34.33%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (32.84%) BGP
6 18 (26.87%) MPLS
6 18 (26.87%) TCP/IP
7 15 (22.39%) Network Security
8 14 (20.90%) OSPF
8 14 (20.90%) VPN
9 13 (19.40%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (19.40%) Wireless
10 12 (17.91%) DNS
11 10 (14.93%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (14.93%) EIGRP
12 9 (13.43%) DHCP
12 9 (13.43%) Multicast
13 7 (10.45%) IP Telephony
14 6 (8.96%) NX-OS
14 6 (8.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (38.81%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.48%) Law
5 3 (4.48%) Legal
5 3 (4.48%) Publishing
6 1 (1.49%) Games
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (71.64%) Network Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Security Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Network Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Data Network Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Network Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Security Designer
7 2 (2.99%) Senior Network Designer
7 2 (2.99%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.48%) XMPP
3 1 (1.49%) Web Services
3 1 (1.49%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.48%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.99%) SCADA
4 2 (2.99%) Statistics
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.49%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.49%) Equities
5 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.99%) Unix
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.49%) CatOS
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) ITIL
2 13 (19.40%) Network Design
3 10 (14.93%) Change Control
3 10 (14.93%) Network Management
4 6 (8.96%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.96%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (7.46%) Change Management
5 5 (7.46%) Problem Management
5 5 (7.46%) Project Management
5 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.97%) Low Latency
6 4 (5.97%) Migration
6 4 (5.97%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.48%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.48%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.48%) Information Security
7 3 (4.48%) Patch Management
7 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) Python
2 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.49%) Java
2 1 (1.49%) Korn
2 1 (1.49%) Perl
2 1 (1.49%) Ruby
2 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (32.84%) CCNA
3 12 (17.91%) CCIE
4 11 (16.42%) CCDP
5 8 (11.94%) Degree
6 6 (8.96%) CCSE
7 5 (7.46%) CCSP
8 4 (5.97%) CISSP
9 3 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.99%) CCNP Voice
10 2 (2.99%) CCSA
10 2 (2.99%) CISM
11 1 (1.49%) CCA
11 1 (1.49%) CCDA
11 1 (1.49%) CCVP
11 1 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.49%) GIAC
11 1 (1.49%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.49%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
11 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) MiFID
1 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) Firmware
2 3 (4.48%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.49%) Snort
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.49%) Ansible
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.49%) EnCase
3 1 (1.49%) Nagios
3 1 (1.49%) OpenView
3 1 (1.49%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 64 (95.52%) Cisco
2 23 (34.33%) CheckPoint
3 18 (26.87%) Juniper
4 15 (22.39%) F5
5 12 (17.91%) Palo Alto
6 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
7 6 (8.96%) VMware
8 4 (5.97%) Blue Coat
8 4 (5.97%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.48%) Avaya
9 3 (4.48%) Citrix
9 3 (4.48%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.99%) Aruba
10 2 (2.99%) NICE Systems
10 2 (2.99%) Nortel
10 2 (2.99%) Polycom
10 2 (2.99%) Tandberg
10 2 (2.99%) WorldPay
11 1 (1.49%) Equitrac
11 1 (1.49%) iManage
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