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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 209 224 262
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +38
Contract jobs citing CCNP 234 208 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.08% 0.92% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.54% 5.75% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 145 104
Median daily rate £400 £360 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 10
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +86.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £32.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -28.88%
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
3579 3620 3830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.51% 16.00% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2468 2353 2611
Median daily rate £450 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £568 £582
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 96 128
Median hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.72 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 May 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 May 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 +27 34 £388 +5.44% 15
Twickenham +7 5 £400 -
Croydon - 4 £459 -
Harrow - 3 £420 -
Hillingdon - 2 £388 -
Brentford +8 1 £190 -45.71%
Uxbridge - 1 £375 -
Hendon - 1 £550 -
Hammersmith - 1 £350 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 422 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 360 (85.31%) Cisco
3 232 (54.98%) Firewall
4 198 (46.92%) WAN
5 173 (41.00%) LAN
6 166 (39.34%) CCNA
7 130 (30.81%) CCIE
8 129 (30.57%) Wireless
9 113 (26.78%) MPLS
10 106 (25.12%) CheckPoint
11 105 (24.88%) Juniper
12 98 (23.22%) Finance
12 98 (23.22%) Network Security
13 95 (22.51%) Cisco ASA
14 93 (22.04%) BGP
15 86 (20.38%) Data Centre
16 84 (19.91%) VPN
17 83 (19.67%) Cisco Nexus
18 78 (18.48%) TCP/IP
19 76 (18.01%) OSPF
20 72 (17.06%) ITIL
21 65 (15.40%) F5
22 60 (14.22%) VoIP
23 55 (13.03%) CCDP
24 46 (10.90%) EIGRP
25 44 (10.43%) Windows
25 44 (10.43%) Network Design
25 44 (10.43%) Palo Alto
26 41 (9.72%) Microsoft
27 40 (9.48%) Cisco Wireless

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 (1.90%) Apache
2 7 (1.66%) IIS
3 6 (1.42%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.42%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.71%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.24%) nginx
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.24%) Smallworld
5 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (3.08%) MS Visio
2 11 (2.61%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.13%) PaaS
2 7 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.18%) IaaS
4 5 (1.18%) SaaS
5 4 (0.95%) Office 365
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 232 (54.98%) Firewall
2 198 (46.92%) WAN
3 173 (41.00%) LAN
4 129 (30.57%) Wireless
5 113 (26.78%) MPLS
6 98 (23.22%) Network Security
7 95 (22.51%) Cisco ASA
8 93 (22.04%) BGP
9 84 (19.91%) VPN
10 83 (19.67%) Cisco Nexus
11 78 (18.48%) TCP/IP
12 76 (18.01%) OSPF
13 60 (14.22%) VoIP
14 46 (10.90%) EIGRP
15 40 (9.48%) Cisco Wireless
16 39 (9.24%) Cisco IOS
17 38 (9.00%) DNS
18 34 (8.06%) DHCP
19 24 (5.69%) Internet
20 22 (5.21%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.66%) MySQL
3 3 (0.71%) RDBMS
3 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.24%) Big Data
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.24%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 98 (23.22%) Finance
2 38 (9.00%) Telecoms
3 34 (8.06%) Retail
4 28 (6.64%) Banking
5 11 (2.61%) Legal
6 9 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.42%) Games
7 6 (1.42%) Law
7 6 (1.42%) Publishing
8 4 (0.95%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.95%) Marketing
9 2 (0.47%) German Language
9 2 (0.47%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.47%) Japanese Language
9 2 (0.47%) Malay Language
9 2 (0.47%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.47%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.47%) Russian Language
9 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 257 (60.90%) Network Engineer
2 75 (17.77%) Cisco Engineer
3 67 (15.88%) Senior Network Engineer
4 59 (13.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 43 (10.19%) Network Security Engineer
5 43 (10.19%) Security Engineer
6 38 (9.00%) Architect
7 30 (7.11%) Support Engineer
8 27 (6.40%) Network Support
9 26 (6.16%) Network Architect
10 25 (5.92%) Firewall Engineer
11 24 (5.69%) Voice Engineer
12 21 (4.98%) Network Support Engineer
12 21 (4.98%) VoIP Engineer
13 20 (4.74%) Consultant
14 19 (4.50%) Cisco Support
14 19 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 18 (4.27%) Network Consultant
16 17 (4.03%) Designer
16 17 (4.03%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.35%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.42%) LAMP
2 6 (1.42%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (1.42%) XMPP
3 2 (0.47%) CSS
3 2 (0.47%) ELK Stack
3 2 (0.47%) libvirt
3 2 (0.47%) Web Services
3 2 (0.47%) YAML
4 1 (0.24%) .NET
4 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.24%) RFC 2547
4 1 (0.24%) WCF
4 1 (0.24%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 86 (20.38%) Data Centre
2 31 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (1.42%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.42%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.95%) PKI
7 4 (0.95%) Statistics
8 3 (0.71%) BBC
8 3 (0.71%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.47%) Blog
9 2 (0.47%) Clustering
9 2 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.47%) IVR
9 2 (0.47%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.47%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.47%) SCADA
10 1 (0.24%) Equities
10 1 (0.24%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.43%) Windows
2 35 (8.29%) Linux
3 21 (4.98%) Windows Server
4 16 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (2.61%) Unix
7 9 (2.13%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.18%) SUSE
10 4 (0.95%) CentOS
10 4 (0.95%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.95%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.71%) Solaris
11 3 (0.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.47%) AIX
12 2 (0.47%) Fedora
12 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.47%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (17.06%) ITIL
2 44 (10.43%) Network Design
3 36 (8.53%) Change Management
4 34 (8.06%) Network Monitoring
5 32 (7.58%) Load Balancing
6 21 (4.98%) Migration
7 20 (4.74%) Project Management
8 19 (4.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 17 (4.03%) High Availability
9 17 (4.03%) Network Management
10 16 (3.79%) Network Architecture
11 13 (3.08%) Change Control
11 13 (3.08%) Performance Management
12 11 (2.61%) Information Security
13 9 (2.13%) Customer Engagement
13 9 (2.13%) E-Commerce
13 9 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (2.13%) Presales
13 9 (2.13%) Problem Management
13 9 (2.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.08%) SQL
2 10 (2.37%) Python
3 8 (1.90%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.18%) Perl
4 5 (1.18%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.71%) C
5 3 (0.71%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.47%) Java
7 1 (0.24%) C#
7 1 (0.24%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.24%) Korn
7 1 (0.24%) PHP
7 1 (0.24%) Ruby
7 1 (0.24%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 422 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 166 (39.34%) CCNA
3 130 (30.81%) CCIE
4 55 (13.03%) CCDP
5 34 (8.06%) Degree
6 28 (6.64%) JNCIP
7 25 (5.92%) Security Cleared
8 24 (5.69%) SC Cleared
9 19 (4.50%) CCNP Voice
10 11 (2.61%) CCDA
10 11 (2.61%) JNCIA
10 11 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (2.37%) MCSE
12 9 (2.13%) CCSE
13 8 (1.90%) CCSA
13 8 (1.90%) CISSP
13 8 (1.90%) JNCIS
14 7 (1.66%) CCVP
14 7 (1.66%) RHCE
14 7 (1.66%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.21%) SLA
2 4 (0.95%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) COBIT
4 1 (0.24%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.24%) JSP 440
System Software
1 23 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (5.21%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.42%) iptables
4 6 (1.42%) NFS
4 6 (1.42%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.18%) vSphere
6 4 (0.95%) Ceph
6 4 (0.95%) ProxySG
6 4 (0.95%) XenApp
7 3 (0.71%) Firmware
7 3 (0.71%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.47%) KVM
8 2 (0.47%) Snort
8 2 (0.47%) XenServer
9 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 35 (8.29%) FortiGate
2 22 (5.21%) Cisco CUCM
3 16 (3.79%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (1.90%) Cacti
5 7 (1.66%) Cisco UCCX
5 7 (1.66%) Nagios
5 7 (1.66%) SCCM
6 6 (1.42%) Ansible
6 6 (1.42%) HAProxy
7 5 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.95%) QRadar
8 4 (0.95%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.71%) Cisco UCCE
9 3 (0.71%) OpenView
9 3 (0.71%) Puppet
9 3 (0.71%) SmokePing
9 3 (0.71%) TrustSec
10 2 (0.47%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.47%) Terraform
11 1 (0.24%) SCOM
Vendors
1 360 (85.31%) Cisco
2 106 (25.12%) CheckPoint
3 105 (24.88%) Juniper
4 65 (15.40%) F5
5 44 (10.43%) Palo Alto
6 41 (9.72%) Microsoft
7 36 (8.53%) VMware
8 29 (6.87%) SolarWinds
9 26 (6.16%) Fortinet
9 26 (6.16%) Riverbed
10 25 (5.92%) Citrix
11 24 (5.69%) Aruba
12 23 (5.45%) NICE Systems
13 22 (5.21%) Remedy
14 16 (3.79%) HP
15 12 (2.84%) Blue Coat
16 11 (2.61%) Forcepoint
17 10 (2.37%) Dell
18 9 (2.13%) Avaya
18 9 (2.13%) Red Hat
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