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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 111 89 130
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +41
Contract jobs citing CCNP 14 44 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 1.71% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.34% 8.89% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 8
Median daily rate £330 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £240 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-51.28% +11.42%
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
419 495 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.27% 19.19% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 231 286
Median daily rate £325 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £204 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 77 47
Median hourly rate £34.00 £32.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +82.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.32 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.14 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk +2 5 £365 -
Hertfordshire -12 5 £315 -6.66% 1
Essex +3 2 £209 -46.19% 1
Bedfordshire -7 2 £395 +5.33% 2
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 65 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (84.62%) Cisco
3 37 (56.92%) Firewall
4 36 (55.38%) CCNA
5 35 (53.85%) LAN
6 29 (44.62%) WAN
7 27 (41.54%) CheckPoint
8 20 (30.77%) VPN
9 19 (29.23%) Juniper
9 19 (29.23%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (26.15%) Network Security
11 16 (24.62%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (23.08%) Wireless
13 13 (20.00%) F5
13 13 (20.00%) Load Balancing
14 12 (18.46%) OSPF
15 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
16 10 (15.38%) BGP
16 10 (15.38%) Network Management
16 10 (15.38%) Data Centre
17 9 (13.85%) PCI DSS
18 8 (12.31%) Fortinet
18 8 (12.31%) SIEM
18 8 (12.31%) Spanning Tree
18 8 (12.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
18 8 (12.31%) Information Security
19 7 (10.77%) Nessus
19 7 (10.77%) Penetration Testing
19 7 (10.77%) VLAN

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.62%) MS Project
1 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
1 1 (1.54%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 37 (56.92%) Firewall
2 35 (53.85%) LAN
3 29 (44.62%) WAN
4 20 (30.77%) VPN
5 19 (29.23%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (26.15%) Network Security
7 16 (24.62%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (23.08%) Wireless
9 12 (18.46%) OSPF
10 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
11 10 (15.38%) BGP
12 8 (12.31%) Spanning Tree
13 7 (10.77%) DNS
13 7 (10.77%) tcpdump
13 7 (10.77%) VLAN
13 7 (10.77%) Wireshark
14 6 (9.23%) WLAN
15 4 (6.15%) Cisco Wireless
15 4 (6.15%) VoIP
15 4 (6.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.62%) Automotive
2 3 (4.62%) Banking
2 3 (4.62%) Legal
3 2 (3.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
4 1 (1.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 13 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 13 (20.00%) Consultant
3 11 (16.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Information Security Consultant
4 8 (12.31%) Security Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Security Technical Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Technical Security Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Network Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Network Support
7 3 (4.62%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Wireless Network Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) WAN Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.54%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.15%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) NHS
4 2 (3.08%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.08%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (15.38%) Network Management
3 8 (12.31%) Information Security
3 8 (12.31%) SIEM
3 8 (12.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (10.77%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (7.69%) ITIL
5 5 (7.69%) Presales
6 4 (6.15%) Network Design
7 3 (4.62%) Project Management
8 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.08%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.08%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.54%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.54%) Change Control
9 1 (1.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.54%) Fault Management
9 1 (1.54%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.54%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 65 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (55.38%) CCNA
3 7 (10.77%) CISSP
4 6 (9.23%) CCDP
4 6 (9.23%) CCIE
5 5 (7.69%) CCDA
5 5 (7.69%) CCSA
6 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.08%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (3.08%) Degree
7 2 (3.08%) MCSA
7 2 (3.08%) MCSE
7 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.54%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.54%) GSEC
8 1 (1.54%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.54%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) Nessus
2 4 (6.15%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (6.15%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (84.62%) Cisco
2 27 (41.54%) CheckPoint
3 19 (29.23%) Juniper
4 13 (20.00%) F5
5 8 (12.31%) Fortinet
5 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
6 7 (10.77%) ArcSight
6 7 (10.77%) LogLogic
6 7 (10.77%) LogRhythm
6 7 (10.77%) Splunk
7 6 (9.23%) Sourcefire
7 6 (9.23%) VMware
8 5 (7.69%) Meraki
8 5 (7.69%) Tripwire
9 4 (6.15%) IronPort
9 4 (6.15%) Palo Alto
9 4 (6.15%) Ruckus Wireless
10 3 (4.62%) Aruba
10 3 (4.62%) Citrix
10 3 (4.62%) ScanSafe