The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 84 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs citing CCNP 24 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.64% 1.55% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.64% 10.46% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 9
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.24 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-11.58% +6.44%
CCNP
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
249 239 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.05% 14.86% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 149 74
Median daily rate £410 £360 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.01% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £478 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.51 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.99% +6.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.11% +25.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (97.62%) Cisco
3 26 (61.90%) Firewall
4 22 (52.38%) LAN
5 21 (50.00%) WAN
5 21 (50.00%) CCNA
6 16 (38.10%) BGP
7 15 (35.71%) VPN
8 14 (33.33%) Palo Alto
9 13 (30.95%) VMware
10 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (28.57%) MPLS
11 11 (26.19%) CCIE
11 11 (26.19%) Linux
11 11 (26.19%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
12 10 (23.81%) Network Security
12 10 (23.81%) Load Balancing
12 10 (23.81%) EIGRP
12 10 (23.81%) Internet
13 9 (21.43%) OSPF
13 9 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (21.43%) Network Design
14 8 (19.05%) SQL
15 7 (16.67%) Windows
15 7 (16.67%) HP
15 7 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
15 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (16.67%) F5
16 6 (14.29%) High Availability

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (4.76%) Apache
1 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (61.90%) Firewall
2 22 (52.38%) LAN
3 21 (50.00%) WAN
4 16 (38.10%) BGP
5 15 (35.71%) VPN
6 12 (28.57%) MPLS
7 11 (26.19%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (23.81%) EIGRP
8 10 (23.81%) Internet
8 10 (23.81%) Network Security
9 9 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (21.43%) OSPF
10 6 (14.29%) DNS
10 6 (14.29%) VLAN
10 6 (14.29%) WLAN
11 5 (11.90%) FWSM
11 5 (11.90%) SSL
12 4 (9.52%) HSRP
12 4 (9.52%) SAN
12 4 (9.52%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) Informix
3 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.76%) Hudson
1 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
1 2 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (9.52%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Design Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Network Support
6 4 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Network Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco Design Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) LAN Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Network Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Network Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (4.76%) LAMP
1 2 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.90%) Public Cloud
3 4 (9.52%) Clustering
3 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.76%) CLARiiON
5 2 (4.76%) DataPower
5 2 (4.76%) IBM XIV
5 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.38%) IVR
6 1 (2.38%) Symmetrix
6 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Windows
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Load Balancing
2 9 (21.43%) Network Design
3 7 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (14.29%) High Availability
5 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (11.90%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (9.52%) Information Security
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) Change Management
8 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.76%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.76%) Migration
8 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (4.76%) SIEM
9 1 (2.38%) Analytics
9 1 (2.38%) Build Automation
9 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
2 5 (11.90%) Perl
2 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
3 3 (7.14%) PHP
4 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (50.00%) CCNA
3 11 (26.19%) CCIE
4 5 (11.90%) CCDA
4 5 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (9.52%) CCDP
6 3 (7.14%) Degree
6 3 (7.14%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.76%) CCDE
7 2 (4.76%) CCSP
7 2 (4.76%) CISSP
8 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.29%) vCloud
2 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.38%) Docker
4 1 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 3 (7.14%) OPNET
3 2 (4.76%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.76%) Cacti
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.76%) Graphite
3 2 (4.76%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (4.76%) Nagios
3 2 (4.76%) Opsview
3 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.38%) Ansible
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.38%) Puppet
4 1 (2.38%) Salt
4 1 (2.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 41 (97.62%) Cisco
2 14 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 13 (30.95%) VMware
4 7 (16.67%) F5
4 7 (16.67%) HP
5 6 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 5 (11.90%) IBM
6 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.14%) BMC
8 3 (7.14%) Motorola
8 3 (7.14%) TippingPoint
8 3 (7.14%) Veritas
9 2 (4.76%) Blue Coat
9 2 (4.76%) Dell
9 2 (4.76%) EMC
9 2 (4.76%) Juniper
9 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.76%) Splunk