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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 131 166 175
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +9
Contract jobs citing CCNP 69 42 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.22% 0.62% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.10% 4.06% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 25 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £361 £318
% change year-on-year
-10.03% +13.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £20.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+68.29% -43.05%
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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
852 1035 856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.10% 15.23% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 708 607
Average daily rate £420 £420 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 36
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £41.53 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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.

1 150 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 141 (94.00%) Cisco
3 102 (68.00%) Firewall
4 73 (48.67%) BGP
5 55 (36.67%) OSPF
6 54 (36.00%) Juniper
7 53 (35.33%) EIGRP
8 51 (34.00%) F5
9 49 (32.67%) CheckPoint
10 46 (30.67%) Finance
11 43 (28.67%) VPN
12 39 (26.00%) CCIE
13 38 (25.33%) Cisco Nexus
14 37 (24.67%) TCP/IP
14 37 (24.67%) WAN
15 36 (24.00%) LAN
15 36 (24.00%) CCNA
16 35 (23.33%) Network Security
17 33 (22.00%) Banking
18 29 (19.33%) HSRP
19 28 (18.67%) Multicast
20 27 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
21 21 (14.00%) MPLS
22 19 (12.67%) DMVPN
23 18 (12.00%) VRRP
23 18 (12.00%) Change Management
23 18 (12.00%) SNMP
24 17 (11.33%) PPP
24 17 (11.33%) UNIX
24 17 (11.33%) Blue Coat

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (2.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.33%) Apache
2 2 (1.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (68.00%) Firewall
2 73 (48.67%) BGP
3 55 (36.67%) OSPF
4 53 (35.33%) EIGRP
5 43 (28.67%) VPN
6 38 (25.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 37 (24.67%) TCP/IP
7 37 (24.67%) WAN
8 36 (24.00%) LAN
9 35 (23.33%) Network Security
10 29 (19.33%) HSRP
11 28 (18.67%) Multicast
12 27 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (14.00%) MPLS
14 19 (12.67%) DMVPN
15 18 (12.00%) VRRP
15 18 (12.00%) SNMP
16 17 (11.33%) PPP
17 16 (10.67%) Cisco IOS
18 15 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.33%) MySQL
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (30.67%) Finance
2 33 (22.00%) Banking
3 7 (4.67%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.33%) Spanish Language
5 4 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.33%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.33%) Back Office
7 1 (0.67%) Billing
7 1 (0.67%) Retail
7 1 (0.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 87 (58.00%) Network Engineer
2 51 (34.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 27 (18.00%) Security Engineer
4 25 (16.67%) Cisco Support
5 22 (14.67%) Support Engineer
6 21 (14.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 21 (14.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 20 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 13 (8.67%) Network Support
9 8 (5.33%) Network Support Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (4.67%) Senior Security Engineer
10 7 (4.67%) Telephony Engineer
10 7 (4.67%) Consultant
11 5 (3.33%) NOC Engineer
12 4 (2.67%) Network Analyst
12 4 (2.67%) Analyst
12 4 (2.67%) Network Consultant
13 3 (2.00%) Voice Engineer
13 3 (2.00%) Cisco IPT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.00%) XMPP
2 1 (0.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.33%) FlexPod
2 9 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.67%) SecurID
3 4 (2.67%) PKI
4 2 (1.33%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.33%) IVR
4 2 (1.33%) Replication
4 2 (1.33%) e-Health
4 2 (1.33%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.67%) Celerra
5 1 (0.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.67%) Streaming Media
5 1 (0.67%) PDA
5 1 (0.67%) Interactive TV
5 1 (0.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.67%) Handset
5 1 (0.67%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.33%) UNIX
2 7 (4.67%) Linux
3 6 (4.00%) Windows
4 3 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.00%) Change Management
2 14 (9.33%) ITIL
3 12 (8.00%) Load Balancing
4 9 (6.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (5.33%) Project Management
5 8 (5.33%) Network Design
6 6 (4.00%) Network Management
7 5 (3.33%) Low Latency
7 5 (3.33%) Service Management
7 5 (3.33%) Migration
7 5 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 4 (2.67%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.67%) Project Planning
9 3 (2.00%) Network Architecture
9 3 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (1.33%) PRINCE2
10 2 (1.33%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (1.33%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (1.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.67%) Perl
2 3 (2.00%) SQL
3 2 (1.33%) C
4 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.67%) Python
4 1 (0.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 150 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (26.00%) CCIE
3 36 (24.00%) CCNA
4 16 (10.67%) CCSE
5 12 (8.00%) CCVP
6 7 (4.67%) CCDP
7 6 (4.00%) CCSA
8 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.67%) MCSE
9 4 (2.67%) CCIP
10 3 (2.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.00%) JNCIS
10 3 (2.00%) JNCIP
10 3 (2.00%) Degree
10 3 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.33%) CCSP
11 2 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.33%) MCSA
11 2 (1.33%) MCP
12 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.33%) ProxySG
2 3 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.33%) Snort
3 2 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (9.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (8.67%) RANCID
3 12 (8.00%) OpenNMS
4 11 (7.33%) Cisco UCCE
4 11 (7.33%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.33%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.33%) WSUS
5 2 (1.33%) Puppet
5 2 (1.33%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.67%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 141 (94.00%) Cisco
2 54 (36.00%) Juniper
3 51 (34.00%) F5
4 49 (32.67%) CheckPoint
5 17 (11.33%) Blue Coat
6 12 (8.00%) VMware
7 8 (5.33%) Citrix
8 6 (4.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (4.00%) HP
8 6 (4.00%) Sourcefire
9 5 (3.33%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.00%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.00%) Infoblox
10 3 (2.00%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.33%) IBM
11 2 (1.33%) EMC
11 2 (1.33%) CA
11 2 (1.33%) NetApp
11 2 (1.33%) Nokia
11 2 (1.33%) Avaya
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