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 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 89 103 116
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Contract jobs citing CCNP 41 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.67% 1.13% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.87% 6.30% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 17
Median daily rate £330 £319 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £488 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £21.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+110.71% -53.33%
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
521 508 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.17% 17.95% 18.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 235 269
Median daily rate £325 £360 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 55 40
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.00 £13.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £37.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Hertfordshire +7 19 £320 -28.88% 4
Bedfordshire +9 18 £330 +10.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +19 2 £195 -35.00%
Suffolk +2 1 - -
Essex 0 1 - -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 62 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (82.26%) Cisco
3 36 (58.06%) Firewall
3 36 (58.06%) CCNA
4 35 (56.45%) LAN
5 30 (48.39%) WAN
6 27 (43.55%) CheckPoint
7 20 (32.26%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (30.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (29.03%) Juniper
10 17 (27.42%) VPN
11 16 (25.81%) F5
11 16 (25.81%) Network Security
11 16 (25.81%) Load Balancing
12 15 (24.19%) Wireless
13 12 (19.35%) OSPF
13 12 (19.35%) Data Centre
14 11 (17.74%) Network Management
14 11 (17.74%) BGP
15 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
16 9 (14.52%) CCIE
16 9 (14.52%) PCI DSS
16 9 (14.52%) Spanning Tree
17 8 (12.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 8 (12.90%) Fortinet
17 8 (12.90%) SIEM
17 8 (12.90%) Information Security
18 7 (11.29%) CISSP
18 7 (11.29%) VMware
18 7 (11.29%) Nessus

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 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.61%) IIS
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Project
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
1 1 (1.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (58.06%) Firewall
2 35 (56.45%) LAN
3 30 (48.39%) WAN
4 20 (32.26%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (30.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (27.42%) VPN
7 16 (25.81%) Network Security
8 15 (24.19%) Wireless
9 12 (19.35%) OSPF
10 11 (17.74%) BGP
11 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
12 9 (14.52%) Spanning Tree
13 7 (11.29%) DNS
13 7 (11.29%) tcpdump
13 7 (11.29%) VLAN
13 7 (11.29%) Wireshark
14 5 (8.06%) Cisco Wireless
14 5 (8.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 5 (8.06%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (6.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.84%) Automotive
2 3 (4.84%) Banking
2 3 (4.84%) Legal
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (61.29%) Network Engineer
2 13 (20.97%) Consultant
3 12 (19.35%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (19.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Information Security Consultant
4 8 (12.90%) Security Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) Wireless Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) LAN Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Network Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Security Technical Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Security Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Network Support
7 3 (4.84%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.61%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.68%) Driving Licence
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) Clustering
5 1 (1.61%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.61%) IVR
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Load Balancing
2 11 (17.74%) Network Management
3 8 (12.90%) Information Security
3 8 (12.90%) SIEM
3 8 (12.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (11.29%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (8.06%) ITIL
6 4 (6.45%) Network Design
6 4 (6.45%) Presales
7 3 (4.84%) Network Architecture
7 3 (4.84%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.84%) Project Management
8 2 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.23%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.23%) Migration
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.61%) Case Management
9 1 (1.61%) Internal Audit
9 1 (1.61%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (58.06%) CCNA
3 9 (14.52%) CCIE
4 7 (11.29%) CCDP
4 7 (11.29%) CISSP
5 6 (9.68%) CCDA
6 5 (8.06%) CCSA
7 2 (3.23%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (3.23%) CWNA
7 2 (3.23%) CWNE
7 2 (3.23%) Degree
7 2 (3.23%) MCP
8 1 (1.61%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.61%) HND
8 1 (1.61%) MCSE
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.61%) RHCE
8 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) Nessus
2 4 (6.45%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (6.45%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (3.23%) SCCM
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (82.26%) Cisco
2 27 (43.55%) CheckPoint
3 18 (29.03%) Juniper
4 16 (25.81%) F5
5 8 (12.90%) Fortinet
6 7 (11.29%) ArcSight
6 7 (11.29%) LogLogic
6 7 (11.29%) LogRhythm
6 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.29%) Splunk
6 7 (11.29%) VMware
7 6 (9.68%) Sourcefire
8 5 (8.06%) IronPort
8 5 (8.06%) Tripwire
9 4 (6.45%) Blue Coat
9 4 (6.45%) Meraki
9 4 (6.45%) Palo Alto
9 4 (6.45%) Ruckus Wireless
10 3 (4.84%) Aruba
10 3 (4.84%) ScanSafe