The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 93 80 105
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Contract jobs citing CCNP 25 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.21% 1.47% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.12% 4.73% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 7
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£340 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £368 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £23.25 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -13.08%
CCNP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
801 529 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.66% 31.17% 33.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 303 377
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 70
Average hourly rate £27.00 £17.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.82% -47.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -12 8 £340 -2.85% 3
Farnborough - 2 £313 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 - - 2
Eastleigh - - - - 2
Fareham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Andover - - - -
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 58 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (74.14%) Cisco
3 32 (55.17%) Firewall
3 32 (55.17%) Security Cleared
4 31 (53.45%) CCNA
5 28 (48.28%) SC Cleared
6 24 (41.38%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (39.66%) LAN
8 22 (37.93%) WAN
9 21 (36.21%) Windows
10 20 (34.48%) Network Security
11 19 (32.76%) TCP/IP
11 19 (32.76%) CheckPoint
12 18 (31.03%) HP
13 17 (29.31%) OSPF
14 16 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
14 16 (27.59%) Juniper
14 16 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (22.41%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (20.69%) Service Delivery
17 11 (18.97%) Service Management
17 11 (18.97%) Brocade
18 10 (17.24%) VLAN
18 10 (17.24%) QA
18 10 (17.24%) DV Cleared
18 10 (17.24%) SAN
18 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (17.24%) ITIL
19 9 (15.52%) MCSE
19 9 (15.52%) Time Management

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (6.90%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 32 (55.17%) Firewall
2 24 (41.38%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (39.66%) LAN
4 22 (37.93%) WAN
5 20 (34.48%) Network Security
6 19 (32.76%) TCP/IP
7 17 (29.31%) OSPF
8 13 (22.41%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (17.24%) VLAN
9 10 (17.24%) SAN
10 7 (12.07%) EIGRP
11 5 (8.62%) Wireshark
12 4 (6.90%) Internet
12 4 (6.90%) MPLS
12 4 (6.90%) SSL
13 3 (5.17%) IPv6
13 3 (5.17%) VPN
13 3 (5.17%) HTTPS
13 3 (5.17%) BGP
13 3 (5.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (3.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Military
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Network Engineer
2 7 (12.07%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (12.07%) Security Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Network Support
3 6 (10.34%) Design Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Designer
4 4 (6.90%) Designer
5 3 (5.17%) Test Leader
5 3 (5.17%) IP Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Integration Test Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Integration Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Test Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Network Support Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.17%) Network Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) JSP
2 5 (8.62%) HTML
2 5 (8.62%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.45%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.45%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.72%) AVVID
3 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 16 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (13.79%) UNIX
4 7 (12.07%) Linux
5 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.17%) Windows 2000
6 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Service Delivery
2 11 (18.97%) Service Management
3 10 (17.24%) ITIL
4 9 (15.52%) Incident Management
4 9 (15.52%) Time Management
4 9 (15.52%) Network Management
5 6 (10.34%) Network Design
6 5 (8.62%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.90%) Information Security
8 3 (5.17%) Information Security Management
8 3 (5.17%) Security Management
8 3 (5.17%) Workflow
8 3 (5.17%) Validation
8 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.17%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.17%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (5.17%) Budget Control
8 3 (5.17%) Fault Management
8 3 (5.17%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) C
1 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.17%) Perl
2 3 (5.17%) PHP
3 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 58 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (55.17%) Security Cleared
3 31 (53.45%) CCNA
4 28 (48.28%) SC Cleared
5 10 (17.24%) DV Cleared
5 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (15.52%) MCSE
7 7 (12.07%) CCIE
7 7 (12.07%) CCSE
7 7 (12.07%) Degree
8 5 (8.62%) ISTQB
8 5 (8.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (6.90%) VCP5
9 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (5.17%) CCSA
11 2 (3.45%) CCVP
11 2 (3.45%) MCITP
11 2 (3.45%) CCSP
11 2 (3.45%) MCP
11 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) QA
2 3 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.17%) COBIT
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
3 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.72%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.72%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Hyper-V
1 9 (15.52%) vSphere
1 9 (15.52%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.17%) Nmap
3 1 (1.72%) Squid
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.17%) Nessus
3 1 (1.72%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 43 (74.14%) Cisco
2 19 (32.76%) CheckPoint
3 18 (31.03%) HP
4 16 (27.59%) Juniper
5 11 (18.97%) Brocade
6 8 (13.79%) 3PAR
7 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.62%) Oracle
9 4 (6.90%) Intel
9 4 (6.90%) VMware
10 3 (5.17%) McAfee
10 3 (5.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (5.17%) IBM
11 2 (3.45%) Citrix
11 2 (3.45%) Websense
11 2 (3.45%) Nokia
12 1 (1.72%) F5
12 1 (1.72%) ScanSafe
12 1 (1.72%) BT
12 1 (1.72%) Remedy