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 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 206 230 294
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +64
Contract jobs citing CCNP 217 184 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.98% 0.79% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.94% 4.74% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 92 41
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£363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £548 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 10
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £28.55
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +75.16%
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
3651 3885 3289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.41% 16.66% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2383 2536 2009
Average daily rate £413 £419 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.55% +4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 107 103
Average hourly rate £20.31 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.68% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

CCNP Hourly Rate Histogram in London

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
City of London +42 73 £394 +6.41% 23
Canary Wharf - 1 £350 -
Brentford - 1 £350 - 1
Bromley - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Orpington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 462 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 424 (91.77%) Cisco
3 272 (58.87%) Firewall
4 179 (38.74%) BGP
5 168 (36.36%) F5
6 165 (35.71%) Juniper
7 155 (33.55%) OSPF
8 148 (32.03%) CCNA
9 142 (30.74%) CheckPoint
10 134 (29.00%) MPLS
11 133 (28.79%) Cisco ASA
12 129 (27.92%) LAN
13 128 (27.71%) WAN
14 125 (27.06%) CCIE
15 107 (23.16%) Finance
16 105 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
17 99 (21.43%) VPN
18 95 (20.56%) Network Security
19 85 (18.40%) EIGRP
20 78 (16.88%) VMware
21 75 (16.23%) Wireless
22 68 (14.72%) Load Balancing
23 67 (14.50%) TCP/IP
24 65 (14.07%) Banking
25 63 (13.64%) Blue Coat
26 58 (12.55%) Multicast
27 56 (12.12%) ITIL
28 52 (11.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
28 52 (11.26%) Cisco IOS
29 51 (11.04%) Linux

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 11 (2.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.87%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.87%) Lync
5 3 (0.65%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.65%) Apache
5 3 (0.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.65%) IIS
6 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (1.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.08%) Office 365
1 5 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.43%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 272 (58.87%) Firewall
2 179 (38.74%) BGP
3 155 (33.55%) OSPF
4 134 (29.00%) MPLS
5 133 (28.79%) Cisco ASA
6 129 (27.92%) LAN
7 128 (27.71%) WAN
8 105 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 99 (21.43%) VPN
10 95 (20.56%) Network Security
11 85 (18.40%) EIGRP
12 75 (16.23%) Wireless
13 67 (14.50%) TCP/IP
14 58 (12.55%) Multicast
15 52 (11.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 52 (11.26%) Cisco IOS
16 51 (11.04%) DNS
17 44 (9.52%) DHCP
18 42 (9.09%) IPsec
19 41 (8.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.52%) MySQL
2 5 (1.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.65%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (0.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.22%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.22%) Ant
2 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 107 (23.16%) Finance
2 65 (14.07%) Banking
3 34 (7.36%) Investment Banking
4 29 (6.28%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.52%) Spanish Language
6 6 (1.30%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.08%) Back Office
8 3 (0.65%) Games
8 3 (0.65%) Legal
8 3 (0.65%) Advertising
8 3 (0.65%) Publishing
8 3 (0.65%) Retail
9 2 (0.43%) Billing
9 2 (0.43%) German Language
10 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 272 (58.87%) Network Engineer
2 50 (10.82%) Cisco Engineer
3 42 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 39 (8.44%) Consultant
5 33 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 28 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 26 (5.63%) Network Security Engineer
8 24 (5.19%) Support Engineer
9 21 (4.55%) Voice Engineer
9 21 (4.55%) Architect
10 16 (3.46%) Network Support
11 15 (3.25%) Analyst
12 14 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (2.81%) Cisco Voice Engineer
13 13 (2.81%) Operations Engineer
13 13 (2.81%) Network Consultant
14 12 (2.60%) Network Specialist
14 12 (2.60%) Network Analyst
14 12 (2.60%) Technical Consultant
15 11 (2.38%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.08%) XMPP
2 4 (0.87%) Web Services
3 3 (0.65%) REST
3 3 (0.65%) JSON
3 3 (0.65%) XML
3 3 (0.65%) SOAP
4 2 (0.43%) CGI
5 1 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (2.38%) Fat Client
3 11 (2.38%) Thin Client
4 10 (2.16%) FlexPod
5 7 (1.52%) Hedge funds
6 5 (1.08%) PKI
7 4 (0.87%) NHS
7 4 (0.87%) IVR
7 4 (0.87%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.87%) Handset
8 3 (0.65%) Eurex
8 3 (0.65%) Spread Betting
8 3 (0.65%) IPTV
8 3 (0.65%) PDA
8 3 (0.65%) Celerra
8 3 (0.65%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.65%) Clustering
8 3 (0.65%) CLARiiON
8 3 (0.65%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 51 (11.04%) Linux
2 45 (9.74%) Windows
3 18 (3.90%) UNIX
4 17 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.08%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.87%) CentOS
7 4 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.65%) Android
8 3 (0.65%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.22%) SUSE
9 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (14.72%) Load Balancing
2 56 (12.12%) ITIL
3 44 (9.52%) Network Design
4 40 (8.66%) Low Latency
5 39 (8.44%) E-Commerce
6 29 (6.28%) Service Delivery
7 24 (5.19%) Network Monitoring
8 20 (4.33%) Incident Management
9 18 (3.90%) Change Management
10 17 (3.68%) Network Management
11 16 (3.46%) Project Management
12 14 (3.03%) Mentoring
13 13 (2.81%) Service Management
14 11 (2.38%) ITIL V3
14 11 (2.38%) Migration
15 10 (2.16%) CRM
16 8 (1.73%) Information Security
17 7 (1.52%) Network Architecture
17 7 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
17 7 (1.52%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (3.90%) Perl
2 14 (3.03%) C
3 13 (2.81%) Python
4 12 (2.60%) SQL
5 4 (0.87%) Java
6 3 (0.65%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.65%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.43%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.43%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.22%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 462 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 148 (32.03%) CCNA
3 125 (27.06%) CCIE
4 37 (8.01%) CCSE
5 29 (6.28%) CCDP
6 23 (4.98%) Degree
7 21 (4.55%) Security Cleared
8 17 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (3.46%) SC Cleared
10 15 (3.25%) MCSE
11 13 (2.81%) CCIP
12 12 (2.60%) CISSP
12 12 (2.60%) CCSA
12 12 (2.60%) JNCIS
13 11 (2.38%) JNCIP
13 11 (2.38%) CCDA
14 9 (1.95%) JNCIA
14 9 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (1.95%) CCVP
15 8 (1.73%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.68%) SLA
2 7 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.08%) GPG13
3 5 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 39 (8.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.81%) ProxySG
4 12 (2.60%) vSphere
5 7 (1.52%) XenServer
6 6 (1.30%) XenApp
7 5 (1.08%) Squid
7 5 (1.08%) Snort
8 4 (0.87%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.87%) Xen
8 4 (0.87%) vCloud
8 4 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.65%) NFS
10 2 (0.43%) UAG
11 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 21 (4.55%) RANCID
3 11 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
4 8 (1.73%) Cisco UCCE
4 8 (1.73%) OpenNMS
4 8 (1.73%) Puppet
5 5 (1.08%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (0.87%) OPNET
6 4 (0.87%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.65%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.43%) Cisco LMS
8 2 (0.43%) NetCrunch
9 1 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.22%) SCCM
9 1 (0.22%) SCOM
9 1 (0.22%) Foglight
9 1 (0.22%) Cisco IPCC
9 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 424 (91.77%) Cisco
2 168 (36.36%) F5
3 165 (35.71%) Juniper
4 142 (30.74%) CheckPoint
5 78 (16.88%) VMware
6 63 (13.64%) Blue Coat
7 50 (10.82%) Citrix
8 38 (8.23%) SolarWinds
9 36 (7.79%) Infoblox
10 33 (7.14%) Riverbed
11 28 (6.06%) Microsoft
11 28 (6.06%) Fortinet
12 21 (4.55%) HP
13 15 (3.25%) Red Hat
14 13 (2.81%) Brocade
15 12 (2.60%) Imperva
16 10 (2.16%) Remedy
16 10 (2.16%) Sourcefire
17 8 (1.73%) BT
18 7 (1.52%) Splunk
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