The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 118 118 75
Rank change year-on-year
0 -43
Contract jobs citing CCNP 29 31 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.93% 1.02% 2.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.30% 5.62% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 35
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£350 £291 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.17% +5.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £219 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £391 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.24 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.44% +30.76%
CCNP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
547 552 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.55% 18.19% 19.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 288 207
Average daily rate £363 £350 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 34 41
Average hourly rate £20.22 £21.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.25 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.63 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -9.52%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCNP across the East of England region.

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the East of England region.

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex 0 10 £450 +10.76%
Bedfordshire +7 6 £306 +2.08%
Suffolk +13 4 - -
Cambridgeshire -3 3 £350 +32.07% 2
Hertfordshire -20 2 £600 +116.21% 2
Norfolk - 2 £350 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 77 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (89.61%) Cisco
3 37 (48.05%) Firewall
4 30 (38.96%) F5
5 26 (33.77%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (33.77%) Wireless
6 24 (31.17%) CCIE
6 24 (31.17%) WAN
6 24 (31.17%) Data Centre
7 23 (29.87%) Cisco Nexus
7 23 (29.87%) Juniper
8 22 (28.57%) CCNA
9 21 (27.27%) LAN
9 21 (27.27%) Network Security
10 17 (22.08%) VoIP
10 17 (22.08%) CheckPoint
11 16 (20.78%) Finance
12 13 (16.88%) IP Telephony
12 13 (16.88%) Citrix
12 13 (16.88%) ITIL
13 12 (15.58%) VPN
13 12 (15.58%) MPLS
13 12 (15.58%) BGP
14 10 (12.99%) OSPF
14 10 (12.99%) CCDP
15 7 (9.09%) Network Design
15 7 (9.09%) VMware
15 7 (9.09%) HP
15 7 (9.09%) CCSP
15 7 (9.09%) ISDN

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
1 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (48.05%) Firewall
2 26 (33.77%) Wireless
2 26 (33.77%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (31.17%) WAN
4 23 (29.87%) Cisco Nexus
5 21 (27.27%) Network Security
5 21 (27.27%) LAN
6 17 (22.08%) VoIP
7 13 (16.88%) IP Telephony
8 12 (15.58%) BGP
8 12 (15.58%) VPN
8 12 (15.58%) MPLS
9 10 (12.99%) OSPF
10 7 (9.09%) ISDN
10 7 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
11 6 (7.79%) EIGRP
11 6 (7.79%) NetScaler
12 5 (6.49%) Wireless Security
12 5 (6.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (6.49%) Cisco ISE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (20.78%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.30%) Publishing
3 1 (1.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (41.56%) Network Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) Network Specialist
3 13 (16.88%) Consultant
4 8 (10.39%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Architect
5 7 (9.09%) Network Consultant
5 7 (9.09%) Network Architect
5 7 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Security Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Network Security Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Cisco Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Security Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Network Support
9 3 (3.90%) Administrator
9 3 (3.90%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Network Administrator
9 3 (3.90%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.30%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.17%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.90%) NHS
2 3 (3.90%) Thin Client
2 3 (3.90%) Fat Client
2 3 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.30%) BYOD
3 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.60%) Windows
1 2 (2.60%) Solaris
1 2 (2.60%) Linux
2 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
2 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.88%) ITIL
2 7 (9.09%) Network Design
3 5 (6.49%) Load Balancing
4 4 (5.19%) Network Management
4 4 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (3.90%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (3.90%) Migration
5 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2
5 3 (3.90%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.90%) Change Management
5 3 (3.90%) B2B
5 3 (3.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.60%) Project Management
6 2 (2.60%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.60%) Project Planning
6 2 (2.60%) Security Architecture
6 2 (2.60%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.30%) R
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (31.17%) CCIE
3 22 (28.57%) CCNA
4 10 (12.99%) CCDP
5 7 (9.09%) CCSP
6 5 (6.49%) CCSE
6 5 (6.49%) JNCIP
6 5 (6.49%) HP ASE
7 4 (5.19%) HP MASE
7 4 (5.19%) Degree
7 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.19%) JNCIE
7 4 (5.19%) CCVP
8 2 (2.60%) MCITP
8 2 (2.60%) CCIP
8 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.30%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.30%) MCSE
9 1 (1.30%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) TickIT
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.60%) XenApp
4 1 (1.30%) vSphere
4 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (3.90%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.60%) OPNET
3 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.30%) OpenView
4 1 (1.30%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.30%) RANCID
Vendors
1 69 (89.61%) Cisco
2 30 (38.96%) F5
3 23 (29.87%) Juniper
4 17 (22.08%) CheckPoint
5 13 (16.88%) Citrix
6 7 (9.09%) HP
6 7 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 7 (9.09%) VMware
7 6 (7.79%) Riverbed
8 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.19%) SolarWinds
9 4 (5.19%) MobileIron
10 3 (3.90%) Siemens
11 2 (2.60%) Avaya
11 2 (2.60%) Mitel
11 2 (2.60%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.60%) Sourcefire
11 2 (2.60%) BT
11 2 (2.60%) Infoblox
11 2 (2.60%) EMC