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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 128 106 155
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +49
Contract jobs citing CCNP 25 86 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.79% 1.67% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.32% 10.79% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 73 31
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.25 £34.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+27.20% -38.18%
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
470 797 1026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.94% 15.50% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 597 686
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 15
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.70 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -21.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £12.60 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.44 £22.00 £38.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 12 February 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 12 February 2016, 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 58 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (91.38%) Cisco
3 28 (48.28%) Firewall
4 26 (44.83%) WAN
5 24 (41.38%) BGP
6 22 (37.93%) LAN
6 22 (37.93%) CCNA
7 20 (34.48%) OSPF
7 20 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (31.03%) Finance
8 18 (31.03%) ITIL
9 16 (27.59%) CheckPoint
10 15 (25.86%) VMware
11 14 (24.14%) Wireless
11 14 (24.14%) EIGRP
11 14 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (22.41%) Network Security
12 13 (22.41%) Juniper
13 12 (20.69%) CCIE
13 12 (20.69%) F5
14 11 (18.97%) VPN
14 11 (18.97%) Data Centre
14 11 (18.97%) Palo Alto
15 10 (17.24%) DNS
15 10 (17.24%) MPLS
15 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
16 9 (15.52%) Cisco IOS
16 9 (15.52%) Riverbed
16 9 (15.52%) DHCP
17 8 (13.79%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (8.62%) IIS
2 4 (6.90%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) SaaS
2 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (48.28%) Firewall
2 26 (44.83%) WAN
3 24 (41.38%) BGP
4 22 (37.93%) LAN
5 20 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
5 20 (34.48%) OSPF
6 14 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (24.14%) EIGRP
6 14 (24.14%) Wireless
7 13 (22.41%) Network Security
8 11 (18.97%) VPN
9 10 (17.24%) DNS
9 10 (17.24%) MPLS
10 9 (15.52%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (15.52%) DHCP
11 6 (10.34%) Cisco ISE
11 6 (10.34%) Cisco Wireless
11 6 (10.34%) DMVPN
11 6 (10.34%) SAN
11 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Big Data
3 2 (3.45%) GIS
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
1 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.45%) Law
4 2 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Network Engineer
2 15 (25.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Network Support
3 7 (12.07%) Voice Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (10.34%) Security Specialist
4 6 (10.34%) Senior IT Support
5 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Consultant
5 5 (8.62%) Network Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Security Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Data Centre Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.45%) XMPP
3 1 (1.72%) .NET
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.72%) WCF
3 1 (1.72%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.17%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.17%) PKI
4 3 (5.17%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.45%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.45%) Statistics
6 1 (1.72%) Clustering
6 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Linux
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) ITIL
2 7 (12.07%) Information Security
2 7 (12.07%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
3 5 (8.62%) Project Management
4 4 (6.90%) Line Management
4 4 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (5.17%) Change Management
5 3 (5.17%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (5.17%) Information Security Management
5 3 (5.17%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.17%) Network Design
5 3 (5.17%) Patch Management
5 3 (5.17%) PRINCE
5 3 (5.17%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (5.17%) Security Management
5 3 (5.17%) Service Management
5 3 (5.17%) TOGAF
5 3 (5.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (5.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) C
1 4 (6.90%) Python
2 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (37.93%) CCNA
3 12 (20.69%) CCIE
4 8 (13.79%) CISSP
5 7 (12.07%) CCNP Voice
6 6 (10.34%) CCDP
6 6 (10.34%) CISM
6 6 (10.34%) MCSE
6 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (8.62%) CCVP
8 4 (6.90%) CCSE
8 4 (6.90%) GIAC
8 4 (6.90%) MCSA
8 4 (6.90%) RHCE
8 4 (6.90%) RHCSA
8 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (5.17%) CCA
9 3 (5.17%) CCEE
9 3 (5.17%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (5.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
2 3 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.17%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.90%) KVM
4 3 (5.17%) XenApp
5 2 (3.45%) Firmware
6 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.72%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.72%) Snort
6 1 (1.72%) UAG
6 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (10.34%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (3.45%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.72%) EnCase
4 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.72%) Iperf
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
4 1 (1.72%) Proventia
4 1 (1.72%) SCCM
4 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (91.38%) Cisco
2 16 (27.59%) CheckPoint
3 15 (25.86%) VMware
4 13 (22.41%) Juniper
5 12 (20.69%) F5
6 11 (18.97%) Palo Alto
7 9 (15.52%) Riverbed
8 8 (13.79%) Citrix
9 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
10 5 (8.62%) Blue Coat
10 5 (8.62%) Infoblox
10 5 (8.62%) SolarWinds
11 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
12 3 (5.17%) Fortinet
12 3 (5.17%) Imperva
12 3 (5.17%) Polycom
13 2 (3.45%) Avaya
13 2 (3.45%) Nortel
13 2 (3.45%) Tandberg
14 1 (1.72%) Alcatel-Lucent
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