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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 134 145 127
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Contract jobs citing CCNP 32 44 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 0.97% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.75% 6.09% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 46
Median daily rate £425 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+0.28% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £21.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+110.71% -53.33%
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
557 723 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.53% 15.88% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 539 650
Median daily rate £450 £433 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 14
Median hourly rate £16.33 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.25 £26.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +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 1 October 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 1 October 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 62 (92.54%) Cisco
3 43 (64.18%) Firewall
4 29 (43.28%) Finance
5 26 (38.81%) LAN
6 25 (37.31%) WAN
6 25 (37.31%) CheckPoint
7 23 (34.33%) CCNA
8 20 (29.85%) BGP
8 20 (29.85%) TCP/IP
8 20 (29.85%) Network Security
9 19 (28.36%) Data Centre
9 19 (28.36%) Juniper
10 18 (26.87%) Windows
10 18 (26.87%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (23.88%) Network Design
12 15 (22.39%) F5
13 14 (20.90%) MPLS
14 13 (19.40%) ITIL
14 13 (19.40%) VPN
14 13 (19.40%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (17.91%) Banking
15 12 (17.91%) Change Control
15 12 (17.91%) Network Management
15 12 (17.91%) Multicast
15 12 (17.91%) CCIE
15 12 (17.91%) CCDP
15 12 (17.91%) Palo Alto
16 11 (16.42%) Cisco Nexus
17 10 (14.93%) OSPF

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
2 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Office
1 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (64.18%) Firewall
2 26 (38.81%) LAN
3 25 (37.31%) WAN
4 20 (29.85%) BGP
4 20 (29.85%) Network Security
4 20 (29.85%) TCP/IP
5 18 (26.87%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (20.90%) MPLS
7 13 (19.40%) Cisco IOS
7 13 (19.40%) VPN
8 12 (17.91%) Multicast
9 11 (16.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (14.93%) OSPF
11 9 (13.43%) DNS
12 8 (11.94%) DHCP
12 8 (11.94%) Wireless
13 6 (8.96%) IP Telephony
13 6 (8.96%) IPsec
14 5 (7.46%) Cisco ISE
14 5 (7.46%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (43.28%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) Banking
3 9 (13.43%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Games
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Law
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (73.13%) Network Engineer
2 13 (19.40%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Firewall Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Security Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Firewall Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Designer
7 2 (2.99%) Security Designer
7 2 (2.99%) Security Specialist
7 2 (2.99%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Senior Designer
7 2 (2.99%) Senior Network Designer
7 2 (2.99%) Software Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.49%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.36%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.96%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.48%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.99%) Equities
5 2 (2.99%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.99%) SCADA
6 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.99%) Unix
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.49%) CatOS
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Network Design
2 13 (19.40%) ITIL
3 12 (17.91%) Change Control
3 12 (17.91%) Network Management
4 6 (8.96%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.96%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (8.96%) Problem Management
5 5 (7.46%) Change Management
5 5 (7.46%) Information Security
5 5 (7.46%) Project Management
5 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.97%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.97%) Low Latency
6 4 (5.97%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.48%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.48%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.48%) Patch Management
7 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.99%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.48%) Python
2 2 (2.99%) Perl
2 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.49%) Java
3 1 (1.49%) Korn
3 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (34.33%) CCNA
3 12 (17.91%) CCDP
3 12 (17.91%) CCIE
4 6 (8.96%) CCSE
4 6 (8.96%) Degree
5 5 (7.46%) CCSP
5 5 (7.46%) CISSP
6 3 (4.48%) CISM
6 3 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.99%) CCSA
7 2 (2.99%) CCVP
8 1 (1.49%) CCDA
8 1 (1.49%) CISA
8 1 (1.49%) GIAC
8 1 (1.49%) GSEC
8 1 (1.49%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (1.49%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.49%) COBIT
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) MiFID
2 1 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) Firmware
2 3 (4.48%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.49%) Snort
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (4.48%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.49%) EnCase
2 1 (1.49%) Nagios
2 1 (1.49%) OpenView
2 1 (1.49%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 62 (92.54%) Cisco
2 25 (37.31%) CheckPoint
3 19 (28.36%) Juniper
4 15 (22.39%) F5
5 12 (17.91%) Palo Alto
6 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.46%) Fortinet
7 5 (7.46%) VMware
8 4 (5.97%) Blue Coat
8 4 (5.97%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.99%) Aruba
9 2 (2.99%) Avaya
9 2 (2.99%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.49%) Facebook
10 1 (1.49%) Mitel
10 1 (1.49%) NICE Systems
10 1 (1.49%) Polycom
10 1 (1.49%) ScanSafe
10 1 (1.49%) Tandberg
10 1 (1.49%) WatchGuard
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