The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 59 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing CCNP 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.93% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.87% 1.85% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £228 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £32.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+14.84% -28.88%
CCNP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
155 162 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.03% 18.60% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 71 61
Median daily rate £365 £325 £322
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 6
Median hourly rate - £33.85 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +114.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 8 (50.00%) CCNA
3 8 (50.00%) HP
3 8 (50.00%) Network Architecture
4 7 (43.75%) F5
5 5 (31.25%) MPLS
5 5 (31.25%) OSPF
5 5 (31.25%) BGP
5 5 (31.25%) Avaya
5 5 (31.25%) IPsec
5 5 (31.25%) Network Management
5 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Riverbed
6 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (18.75%) CCIE
7 3 (18.75%) Broadband
7 3 (18.75%) Network Security
8 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
8 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
8 2 (12.50%) TippingPoint
8 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
8 2 (12.50%) VoIP
8 2 (12.50%) SNMP
8 2 (12.50%) Juniper
8 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) BGP
2 5 (31.25%) IPsec
2 5 (31.25%) MPLS
2 5 (31.25%) OSPF
3 3 (18.75%) Broadband
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security
4 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (12.50%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) SNMP
4 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) WLAN
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Network Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Network Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Network Architect
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Support
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Network Support
6 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Test Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 5 (31.25%) Network Management
3 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) Presales
5 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) CCIE
5 1 (6.25%) ISEB
5 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (6.25%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) F5
4 5 (31.25%) Avaya
4 5 (31.25%) Riverbed
5 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 2 (12.50%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 2 (12.50%) TippingPoint
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft