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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 118 70 94
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +24
Contract jobs citing CCNP 32 51 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.01% 2.10% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.51% 10.24% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 22
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£341 £255 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.82% -29.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £206 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £314
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +1.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+73.07% +4.00%
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
581 498 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.26% 20.51% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 233 274
Average daily rate £363 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 35 78
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.59 £12.53 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.15 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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
Bedfordshire -9 11 £319 +15.90% 3
Hertfordshire -11 9 £375 +10.29% 9
Cambridgeshire -9 7 £345 +20.00% 2
Essex -7 5 £263 -32.25% 2
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 59 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (93.22%) Cisco
3 34 (57.63%) Firewall
4 23 (38.98%) WAN
4 23 (38.98%) Network Security
5 21 (35.59%) LAN
5 21 (35.59%) CheckPoint
6 17 (28.81%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (27.12%) CCNA
7 16 (27.12%) DNS
8 14 (23.73%) F5
8 14 (23.73%) CCDP
9 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
9 12 (20.34%) BGP
9 12 (20.34%) CCSE
10 11 (18.64%) VMware
10 11 (18.64%) VPN
10 11 (18.64%) Cisco CUCM
11 10 (16.95%) DHCP
11 10 (16.95%) CCSA
11 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
12 9 (15.25%) MS Visio
12 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
12 9 (15.25%) ITIL
13 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
13 8 (13.56%) Juniper
13 8 (13.56%) OSPF
13 8 (13.56%) Wireless
13 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (11.86%) Network Design

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Visio
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 34 (57.63%) Firewall
2 23 (38.98%) WAN
2 23 (38.98%) Network Security
3 21 (35.59%) LAN
4 17 (28.81%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (27.12%) DNS
6 12 (20.34%) BGP
7 11 (18.64%) VPN
8 10 (16.95%) DHCP
9 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
9 8 (13.56%) OSPF
9 8 (13.56%) Wireless
10 7 (11.86%) BIG-IP
11 6 (10.17%) VoIP
11 6 (10.17%) MPLS
11 6 (10.17%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (8.47%) DMVPN
12 5 (8.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (8.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (8.47%) IP Telephony
General
1 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Banking
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Billing
2 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
2 1 (1.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Network Engineer
2 15 (25.42%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) Security Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Network Support
5 6 (10.17%) Cisco Support
6 5 (8.47%) Network Security Specialist
6 5 (8.47%) Security Specialist
6 5 (8.47%) Network Architect
6 5 (8.47%) Network Specialist
6 5 (8.47%) Lead Network Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Network Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Network Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Fat Client
1 5 (8.47%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) ITIL
2 7 (11.86%) Network Design
3 5 (8.47%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (8.47%) Network Management
3 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
4 4 (6.78%) Migration
4 4 (6.78%) Change Management
4 4 (6.78%) Change Control
4 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.08%) Network Architecture
5 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.08%) Data Security
6 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (3.39%) DNA
6 2 (3.39%) Project Management
6 2 (3.39%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.39%) Time Management
7 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.69%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (27.12%) CCNA
3 14 (23.73%) CCDP
4 12 (20.34%) CCSE
5 10 (16.95%) CCSA
5 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.17%) CCIE
7 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
8 4 (6.78%) CCIP
9 3 (5.08%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (3.39%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.69%) BC Cleared
11 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 55 (93.22%) Cisco
2 21 (35.59%) CheckPoint
3 14 (23.73%) F5
4 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
5 11 (18.64%) VMware
6 8 (13.56%) Juniper
7 7 (11.86%) SolarWinds
7 7 (11.86%) Citrix
8 5 (8.47%) Blue Coat
8 5 (8.47%) Infoblox
8 5 (8.47%) Imperva
9 3 (5.08%) Riverbed
9 3 (5.08%) HP
9 3 (5.08%) Dell
9 3 (5.08%) EMC
10 2 (3.39%) Zeacom
10 2 (3.39%) Sophos
10 2 (3.39%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.69%) Intel
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