The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 226 237 243
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing CCNP 226 212 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.02% 0.90% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.84% 5.73% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 151 124
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £28.66 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.24 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-11.58% +6.44%
CCNP
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3867 3700 3790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.47% 15.71% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2611 2433 2444
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 91 112
Median hourly rate £18.50 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.17 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +31.57%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in London

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in London

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in London

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in London

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +26 36 £425 +13.33% 18
Twickenham +4 4 £375 -
Brentford - 3 £195 -
Greenwich - 2 - -
Hillingdon - 2 £388 -
Docklands, London +14 1 - -
Croydon -16 1 £550 +4.76%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £315 -
Hendon - 1 £550 -
Wimbledon - 1 £250 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 434 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 366 (84.33%) Cisco
3 252 (58.06%) Firewall
4 173 (39.86%) CCNA
5 162 (37.33%) WAN
6 156 (35.94%) LAN
7 143 (32.95%) Wireless
8 132 (30.41%) CCIE
9 126 (29.03%) CheckPoint
10 120 (27.65%) Juniper
11 109 (25.12%) Network Security
11 109 (25.12%) Cisco ASA
12 103 (23.73%) MPLS
12 103 (23.73%) Data Centre
13 100 (23.04%) TCP/IP
14 96 (22.12%) BGP
15 89 (20.51%) VPN
16 86 (19.82%) OSPF
17 84 (19.35%) F5
18 82 (18.89%) Finance
19 79 (18.20%) Cisco Nexus
20 67 (15.44%) VoIP
21 60 (13.82%) ITIL
22 59 (13.59%) CCDP
23 52 (11.98%) Network Design
24 51 (11.75%) Palo Alto
25 46 (10.60%) Windows
26 41 (9.45%) Cisco IOS
26 41 (9.45%) Degree
27 40 (9.22%) EIGRP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 8 (1.84%) Apache
1 8 (1.84%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.61%) IIS
2 7 (1.61%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.92%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.46%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.23%) nginx
6 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (3.92%) MS Visio
2 16 (3.69%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (1.61%) PaaS
2 6 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.15%) IaaS
3 5 (1.15%) Office 365
4 4 (0.92%) SaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 252 (58.06%) Firewall
2 162 (37.33%) WAN
3 156 (35.94%) LAN
4 143 (32.95%) Wireless
5 109 (25.12%) Cisco ASA
5 109 (25.12%) Network Security
6 103 (23.73%) MPLS
7 100 (23.04%) TCP/IP
8 96 (22.12%) BGP
9 89 (20.51%) VPN
10 86 (19.82%) OSPF
11 79 (18.20%) Cisco Nexus
12 67 (15.44%) VoIP
13 41 (9.45%) Cisco IOS
14 40 (9.22%) EIGRP
15 39 (8.99%) Cisco Wireless
16 37 (8.53%) DNS
17 31 (7.14%) DHCP
18 30 (6.91%) BIG-IP
19 27 (6.22%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.61%) MySQL
3 3 (0.69%) RDBMS
3 3 (0.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.46%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (1.15%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.46%) Jenkins
General
1 82 (18.89%) Finance
2 34 (7.83%) Banking
3 25 (5.76%) Retail
3 25 (5.76%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.23%) Legal
5 7 (1.61%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.61%) Games
6 5 (1.15%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.92%) German Language
7 4 (0.92%) Publishing
8 3 (0.69%) Law
9 2 (0.46%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.46%) Japanese Language
9 2 (0.46%) Malay Language
9 2 (0.46%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.46%) Marketing
9 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.46%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.46%) Russian Language
9 2 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 294 (67.74%) Network Engineer
2 81 (18.66%) Cisco Engineer
3 73 (16.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 70 (16.13%) Senior Network Engineer
5 58 (13.36%) Network Security Engineer
5 58 (13.36%) Security Engineer
6 40 (9.22%) Architect
7 39 (8.99%) Firewall Engineer
8 29 (6.68%) Network Architect
9 24 (5.53%) VoIP Engineer
10 22 (5.07%) Support Engineer
11 21 (4.84%) Consultant
12 19 (4.38%) Designer
12 19 (4.38%) Network Consultant
13 18 (4.15%) Voice Engineer
14 17 (3.92%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 17 (3.92%) Senior Security Engineer
15 15 (3.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 15 (3.46%) Network Support
16 14 (3.23%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.22%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.61%) LAMP
2 7 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (1.61%) XMPP
3 5 (1.15%) libvirt
4 4 (0.92%) CSS
5 2 (0.46%) ELK Stack
5 2 (0.46%) YAML
6 1 (0.23%) VXML
6 1 (0.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 103 (23.73%) Data Centre
2 29 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.07%) Hedge funds
5 7 (1.61%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (1.38%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.15%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.15%) Statistics
7 5 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.69%) IVR
9 2 (0.46%) Blog
9 2 (0.46%) Clustering
9 2 (0.46%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.46%) RSA SecurID
9 2 (0.46%) SCADA
9 2 (0.46%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.23%) Fintech
10 1 (0.23%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.60%) Windows
2 35 (8.06%) Linux
3 20 (4.61%) Windows Server
4 14 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.07%) Unix
7 8 (1.84%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.38%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.15%) Solaris
11 3 (0.69%) CentOS
11 3 (0.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.69%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.46%) AIX
12 2 (0.46%) Fedora
12 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.46%) SUSE
12 2 (0.46%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (13.82%) ITIL
2 52 (11.98%) Network Design
3 37 (8.53%) Load Balancing
4 36 (8.29%) Change Management
5 32 (7.37%) Network Management
6 30 (6.91%) Network Monitoring
7 27 (6.22%) Project Management
8 26 (5.99%) Migration
9 23 (5.30%) Root Cause Analysis
10 21 (4.84%) Change Control
11 16 (3.69%) High Availability
12 14 (3.23%) E-Commerce
13 13 (3.00%) Mentoring
13 13 (3.00%) Performance Management
14 12 (2.76%) Configuration Management
15 11 (2.53%) Information Security
16 10 (2.30%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (2.30%) DevOps
16 10 (2.30%) Network Architecture
16 10 (2.30%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.53%) Python
2 8 (1.84%) Bash Shell
3 7 (1.61%) SQL
4 6 (1.38%) Shell Script
5 4 (0.92%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.69%) Perl
7 2 (0.46%) C
7 2 (0.46%) Java
7 2 (0.46%) Tcl
8 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.23%) Korn
8 1 (0.23%) PHP
8 1 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 434 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 173 (39.86%) CCNA
3 132 (30.41%) CCIE
4 59 (13.59%) CCDP
5 41 (9.45%) Degree
6 36 (8.29%) Security Cleared
7 32 (7.37%) SC Cleared
8 23 (5.30%) CCSE
9 21 (4.84%) JNCIP
10 12 (2.76%) CCNP Voice
11 11 (2.53%) JNCIE
12 10 (2.30%) JNCIA
12 10 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (2.07%) CCDA
13 9 (2.07%) CCSA
14 8 (1.84%) CISSP
14 8 (1.84%) MCSE
15 7 (1.61%) JNCIS
15 7 (1.61%) RHCA
15 7 (1.61%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.38%) SLA
2 3 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.46%) QA
4 1 (0.23%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 27 (6.22%) Active Directory
2 25 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (1.61%) iptables
4 7 (1.61%) NFS
4 7 (1.61%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.38%) vSphere
6 5 (1.15%) Firmware
6 5 (1.15%) KVM
6 5 (1.15%) XenServer
7 3 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.46%) Ceph
8 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.46%) Snort
8 2 (0.46%) XenApp
9 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (7.60%) FortiGate
2 22 (5.07%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (5.07%) Nagios
3 18 (4.15%) Cisco Prime
4 14 (3.23%) Cacti
4 14 (3.23%) OpenView
5 9 (2.07%) SolarWinds Orion
6 7 (1.61%) HAProxy
7 6 (1.38%) Puppet
8 5 (1.15%) Ansible
8 5 (1.15%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (1.15%) SCCM
8 5 (1.15%) SmokePing
9 4 (0.92%) Cisco CME
9 4 (0.92%) Cisco UCCE
9 4 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.69%) TrustSec
11 2 (0.46%) EnCase
11 2 (0.46%) Terraform
11 2 (0.46%) vMotion
Vendors
1 366 (84.33%) Cisco
2 126 (29.03%) CheckPoint
3 120 (27.65%) Juniper
4 84 (19.35%) F5
5 51 (11.75%) Palo Alto
6 39 (8.99%) VMware
7 37 (8.53%) Microsoft
8 32 (7.37%) SolarWinds
9 31 (7.14%) Aruba
10 27 (6.22%) Fortinet
11 24 (5.53%) NICE Systems
12 23 (5.30%) HP
13 22 (5.07%) Remedy
14 21 (4.84%) Citrix
14 21 (4.84%) Riverbed
15 13 (3.00%) Blue Coat
16 12 (2.76%) Splunk
17 11 (2.53%) Forcepoint
18 8 (1.84%) Dell
19 7 (1.61%) Avaya
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