The first table below looks at the demand for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East Sussex region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 30 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing CCNP 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.37% 0.90% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.70% 4.65% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £25.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+117.82% -8.18%
Qualifications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
46 43 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 15.70% 19.46% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 21
Average daily rate £350 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 2
Average hourly rate £18.44 £22.63 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.50% -1.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) IPsec
2 5 (62.50%) DMVPN
3 4 (50.00%) Network Design
3 4 (50.00%) Network Management
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) BT
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (25.00%) DMZ
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) CCIE
5 2 (25.00%) CCIP
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) IPsec
1 5 (62.50%) DMVPN
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (25.00%) DMZ
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) HSRP
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Design
1 4 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) CCIP
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) BT
2 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba
3 1 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (12.50%) Meraki