The first table below looks at the demand for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Hampshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 97 87 74
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Contract jobs citing CCNP 23 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.11% 0.98% 1.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.76% 2.85% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 13
Average daily rate
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£347 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £286 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £380 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +35.41%
Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
833 597 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 40.20% 34.47% 30.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 344 254
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 35 71
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £13.35 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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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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
Southampton -10 3 - -
Basingstoke +20 1 - - 1
Fareham - 1 £450 -
Farnborough - 1 £375 - 2
Portsmouth - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 51 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (70.59%) Cisco
3 28 (54.90%) Security Cleared
4 26 (50.98%) CCNA
4 26 (50.98%) Firewall
5 24 (47.06%) SC Cleared
6 21 (41.18%) WAN
7 20 (39.22%) LAN
8 18 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (33.33%) Network Security
10 15 (29.41%) TCP/IP
11 14 (27.45%) Windows
11 14 (27.45%) Juniper
11 14 (27.45%) OSPF
12 13 (25.49%) ITIL
12 13 (25.49%) Network Design
13 12 (23.53%) CheckPoint
14 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (19.61%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (19.61%) HP
16 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (17.65%) Service Management
16 9 (17.65%) Service Delivery
17 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
17 8 (15.69%) SAN
17 8 (15.69%) EIGRP
17 8 (15.69%) MCSE
17 8 (15.69%) Brocade
17 8 (15.69%) Degree

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.98%) Firewall
2 21 (41.18%) WAN
3 20 (39.22%) LAN
4 18 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (33.33%) Network Security
6 15 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 14 (27.45%) OSPF
8 10 (19.61%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (15.69%) EIGRP
9 8 (15.69%) SAN
10 7 (13.73%) VLAN
11 6 (11.76%) MPLS
12 4 (7.84%) BGP
12 4 (7.84%) VPN
13 3 (5.88%) VoIP
13 3 (5.88%) Ethernet
13 3 (5.88%) Internet
13 3 (5.88%) SSL
13 3 (5.88%) IPv6
13 3 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (5.88%) LoadRunner
2 2 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Network Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Design Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Security Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Designer
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Designer
5 4 (7.84%) IP Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) IP Network Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Network Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Network Support
7 2 (3.92%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Network Specialist
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) JSP
2 4 (7.84%) HTML
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.92%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.92%) Cryptography
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) AVVID
3 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.73%) UNIX
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.84%) Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) ITIL
1 13 (25.49%) Network Design
2 9 (17.65%) Service Management
2 9 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 6 (11.76%) Time Management
3 6 (11.76%) Network Management
4 5 (9.80%) Information Security
5 4 (7.84%) Software Testing
6 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.88%) Budget Control
6 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.88%) Information Security Management
6 3 (5.88%) Security Management
7 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.96%) Workflow
8 1 (1.96%) Validation
8 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) C
2 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.88%) Perl
3 3 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (54.90%) Security Cleared
3 26 (50.98%) CCNA
4 24 (47.06%) SC Cleared
5 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (15.69%) MCSE
6 8 (15.69%) Degree
7 6 (11.76%) DV Cleared
7 6 (11.76%) CCIE
8 4 (7.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (7.84%) ISTQB
8 4 (7.84%) VCP5
8 4 (7.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (5.88%) CCSE
9 3 (5.88%) MCITP
9 3 (5.88%) ISEB
9 3 (5.88%) MCP
10 2 (3.92%) HND
11 1 (1.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.88%) COBIT
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
3 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.96%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
1 6 (11.76%) vSphere
1 6 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.96%) Snort
2 1 (1.96%) Nmap
2 1 (1.96%) Squid
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (7.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.96%) Nessus
2 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 36 (70.59%) Cisco
2 14 (27.45%) Juniper
3 12 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 10 (19.61%) HP
5 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
5 8 (15.69%) Brocade
6 7 (13.73%) McAfee
7 5 (9.80%) 3PAR
8 4 (7.84%) VMware
8 4 (7.84%) Oracle
8 4 (7.84%) Intel
9 3 (5.88%) Citrix
9 3 (5.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (5.88%) IBM
10 2 (3.92%) Remedy
10 2 (3.92%) Nokia
11 1 (1.96%) ScanSafe
11 1 (1.96%) Websense
11 1 (1.96%) BT
11 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat