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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 131 148 165
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +17
Contract jobs citing CCNP 34 50 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 0.91% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.49% 6.07% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 20
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
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
524 824 1150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.02% 15.01% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 615 809
Median daily rate £460 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 19
Median hourly rate £21.78 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £34.80 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 59 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (91.53%) Cisco
3 35 (59.32%) Firewall
4 24 (40.68%) Finance
4 24 (40.68%) WAN
5 22 (37.29%) LAN
6 21 (35.59%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (33.90%) BGP
8 18 (30.51%) Wireless
9 17 (28.81%) CCNA
9 17 (28.81%) ITIL
10 16 (27.12%) Juniper
11 14 (23.73%) MPLS
12 13 (22.03%) EIGRP
12 13 (22.03%) CCIE
13 12 (20.34%) OSPF
13 12 (20.34%) CheckPoint
13 12 (20.34%) F5
13 12 (20.34%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (18.64%) VPN
15 10 (16.95%) Windows
15 10 (16.95%) Cisco ISE
15 10 (16.95%) Palo Alto
16 9 (15.25%) Cisco Wireless
16 9 (15.25%) 802.1X
16 9 (15.25%) Network Security
16 9 (15.25%) DNS
17 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
17 8 (13.56%) CCDP
17 8 (13.56%) Cisco IOS

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 3 (5.08%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (59.32%) Firewall
2 24 (40.68%) WAN
3 22 (37.29%) LAN
4 21 (35.59%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (33.90%) BGP
6 18 (30.51%) Wireless
7 14 (23.73%) MPLS
8 13 (22.03%) EIGRP
9 12 (20.34%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (20.34%) OSPF
10 11 (18.64%) VPN
11 10 (16.95%) Cisco ISE
12 9 (15.25%) Cisco Wireless
12 9 (15.25%) DNS
12 9 (15.25%) Network Security
13 8 (13.56%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
14 7 (11.86%) DHCP
15 6 (10.17%) Multicast
15 6 (10.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) GIS
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) CruiseControl
1 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (40.68%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Banking
3 5 (8.47%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.08%) Law
6 2 (3.39%) Legal
6 2 (3.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (61.02%) Network Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Network Support
5 6 (10.17%) Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Voice Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (8.47%) Network Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Security Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Security Specialist
6 5 (8.47%) Voice Network Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Network Support
7 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco Support
8 3 (5.08%) Network Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Voice Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.39%) XMPP
3 1 (1.69%) .NET
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.69%) WCF
3 1 (1.69%) WF
3 1 (1.69%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.08%) PKI
3 3 (5.08%) Statistics
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.39%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.39%) SCADA
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.69%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
2 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) Unix
3 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.69%) CatOS
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) ITIL
2 7 (11.86%) Network Design
3 6 (10.17%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (8.47%) WAN Optimisation
5 4 (6.78%) Change Control
5 4 (6.78%) Change Management
5 4 (6.78%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.78%) TOGAF
6 3 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.08%) Information Security
6 3 (5.08%) Low Latency
6 3 (5.08%) Network Management
6 3 (5.08%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.08%) Service Management
6 3 (5.08%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.69%) C#
1 1 (1.69%) Java
1 1 (1.69%) Korn
1 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.69%) Python
1 1 (1.69%) Ruby
1 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (28.81%) CCNA
3 13 (22.03%) CCIE
4 8 (13.56%) CCDP
5 6 (10.17%) CCNP Voice
5 6 (10.17%) Degree
6 4 (6.78%) CISM
6 4 (6.78%) CISSP
7 2 (3.39%) CCA
7 2 (3.39%) CCVP
7 2 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.39%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.39%) MCSA
7 2 (3.39%) MCSE
7 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.69%) CCSE
8 1 (1.69%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.69%) MCDST
8 1 (1.69%) MCITP
8 1 (1.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.69%) Firmware
4 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.69%) Snort
4 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (8.47%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (3.39%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.69%) Ansible
4 1 (1.69%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.69%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 54 (91.53%) Cisco
2 16 (27.12%) Juniper
3 12 (20.34%) CheckPoint
3 12 (20.34%) F5
4 10 (16.95%) Palo Alto
5 7 (11.86%) Riverbed
6 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.17%) VMware
7 5 (8.47%) Citrix
7 5 (8.47%) SolarWinds
8 4 (6.78%) Avaya
8 4 (6.78%) Polycom
9 3 (5.08%) Blue Coat
9 3 (5.08%) Nortel
9 3 (5.08%) Tandberg
10 2 (3.39%) Aruba
10 2 (3.39%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.39%) NICE Systems
11 1 (1.69%) Equitrac
11 1 (1.69%) iManage
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