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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 91 112 98
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Contract jobs citing CCNP 41 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.49% 0.94% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.13% 5.71% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 11
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£375 £384 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -6.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £365 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +16.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £24.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +20.00%
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
504 490 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.27% 16.49% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 247 191
Average daily rate £350 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 41 44
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 12 £350 -12.50% 3
Bedfordshire +9 8 £413 -13.15% 3
Cambridgeshire +7 8 £338 +27.35%
Hertfordshire 0 7 £413 +46.01% 4
Suffolk +11 4 £250 +11.11% 1
Norfolk - 4 £325 - 1
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 62 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (87.10%) Cisco
3 26 (41.94%) F5
4 25 (40.32%) Firewall
5 20 (32.26%) Juniper
6 19 (30.65%) CCNA
6 19 (30.65%) Wireless
6 19 (30.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 19 (30.65%) Network Security
6 19 (30.65%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (27.42%) CheckPoint
7 17 (27.42%) WAN
7 17 (27.42%) LAN
8 16 (25.81%) CCIE
9 14 (22.58%) MPLS
9 14 (22.58%) Finance
10 13 (20.97%) VoIP
11 12 (19.35%) BGP
12 10 (16.13%) OSPF
12 10 (16.13%) CCDP
13 9 (14.52%) Citrix
13 9 (14.52%) ITIL
13 9 (14.52%) IP Telephony
14 7 (11.29%) VPN
15 6 (9.68%) HP
15 6 (9.68%) CCSP
15 6 (9.68%) Network Design
15 6 (9.68%) Cisco IPCC
15 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
15 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.32%) Firewall
2 19 (30.65%) Wireless
2 19 (30.65%) Cisco Nexus
2 19 (30.65%) Network Security
2 19 (30.65%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (27.42%) WAN
3 17 (27.42%) LAN
4 14 (22.58%) MPLS
5 13 (20.97%) VoIP
6 12 (19.35%) BGP
7 10 (16.13%) OSPF
8 9 (14.52%) IP Telephony
9 7 (11.29%) VPN
10 5 (8.06%) Cisco IPT
10 5 (8.06%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (8.06%) NetScaler
10 5 (8.06%) EIGRP
11 4 (6.45%) NetScreen
11 4 (6.45%) Internet
11 4 (6.45%) ISDN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Publishing
3 1 (1.61%) Billing
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Network Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Network Specialist
3 10 (16.13%) Consultant
4 7 (11.29%) Network Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Network Consultant
4 7 (11.29%) Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Designer
6 5 (8.06%) Security Consultant
6 5 (8.06%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Security Specialist
7 4 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Network Security Specialist
7 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Network Specialist
8 3 (4.84%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Cisco Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) NHS
1 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
1 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
1 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
1 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Linux
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Solaris
2 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.52%) ITIL
2 6 (9.68%) Network Design
3 5 (8.06%) Network Management
3 5 (8.06%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (4.84%) Change Management
5 3 (4.84%) Migration
6 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.23%) Information Management
6 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.23%) Security Architecture
6 2 (3.23%) User Stories
6 2 (3.23%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.61%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.61%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.61%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) R
Qualifications
1 62 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (30.65%) CCNA
3 16 (25.81%) CCIE
4 10 (16.13%) CCDP
5 6 (9.68%) CCSP
5 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
6 5 (8.06%) JNCIP
6 5 (8.06%) CCSE
7 4 (6.45%) JNCIE
7 4 (6.45%) HP ASE
7 4 (6.45%) HP MASE
7 4 (6.45%) Degree
8 2 (3.23%) CCSA
8 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.61%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.61%) CEH
9 1 (1.61%) CISSP
9 1 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) TickIT
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.61%) RANCID
2 1 (1.61%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.61%) OpenView
Vendors
1 54 (87.10%) Cisco
2 26 (41.94%) F5
3 20 (32.26%) Juniper
4 17 (27.42%) CheckPoint
5 9 (14.52%) Citrix
6 6 (9.68%) HP
6 6 (9.68%) Fortinet
7 5 (8.06%) Riverbed
8 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.84%) VMware
8 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.84%) Siemens
9 2 (3.23%) EMC
9 2 (3.23%) Mitel
9 2 (3.23%) BT
9 2 (3.23%) Avaya
9 2 (3.23%) Aruba
9 2 (3.23%) MobileIron
9 2 (3.23%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.61%) IronPort
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