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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 255 240 238
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing CCNP 195 207 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.88% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.82% 5.56% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 143 135
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £265 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £28.66 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.48% +19.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £21.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+110.71% -53.33%
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
4043 3723 3877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.71% 15.91% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2571 2482 2576
Median daily rate £450 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 65 77
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.66 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -2 32 £425 +6.25% 13
New Malden - 5 - -
Uxbridge +1 2 £475 -
Ilford -5 2 - -
Twickenham - 2 £375 - 1
Docklands, London +9 1 - -
Hammersmith +4 1 £425 -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £315 -3.07%
Brentford - 1 £450 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 433 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 364 (84.06%) Cisco
3 248 (57.27%) Firewall
4 186 (42.96%) CCNA
5 137 (31.64%) CheckPoint
6 136 (31.41%) WAN
7 134 (30.95%) CCIE
8 133 (30.72%) Juniper
9 130 (30.02%) Wireless
10 129 (29.79%) LAN
11 117 (27.02%) Network Security
12 116 (26.79%) Cisco ASA
13 99 (22.86%) TCP/IP
14 98 (22.63%) Data Centre
15 96 (22.17%) BGP
16 86 (19.86%) Finance
17 85 (19.63%) OSPF
18 81 (18.71%) MPLS
19 80 (18.48%) F5
20 79 (18.24%) VPN
21 75 (17.32%) Cisco Nexus
22 65 (15.01%) Palo Alto
23 57 (13.16%) Network Design
24 55 (12.70%) VoIP
24 55 (12.70%) Windows
25 54 (12.47%) ITIL
26 53 (12.24%) CCDP
27 44 (10.16%) EIGRP
28 43 (9.93%) Banking
29 42 (9.70%) VMware

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 9 (2.08%) Apache
2 8 (1.85%) OpenStack
3 6 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (1.39%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.15%) IIS
5 3 (0.69%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.46%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.23%) nginx
7 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (4.39%) MS Visio
2 17 (3.93%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.54%) Office 365
3 8 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.62%) SaaS
5 5 (1.15%) PaaS
6 4 (0.92%) IaaS
7 2 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 248 (57.27%) Firewall
2 136 (31.41%) WAN
3 130 (30.02%) Wireless
4 129 (29.79%) LAN
5 117 (27.02%) Network Security
6 116 (26.79%) Cisco ASA
7 99 (22.86%) TCP/IP
8 96 (22.17%) BGP
9 85 (19.63%) OSPF
10 81 (18.71%) MPLS
11 79 (18.24%) VPN
12 75 (17.32%) Cisco Nexus
13 55 (12.70%) VoIP
14 44 (10.16%) EIGRP
15 37 (8.55%) Cisco IOS
16 32 (7.39%) DNS
17 31 (7.16%) DHCP
18 30 (6.93%) Cisco Wireless
19 28 (6.47%) Multicast
19 28 (6.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.85%) MySQL
3 3 (0.69%) RDBMS
3 3 (0.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.46%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.46%) CruiseControl
3 2 (0.46%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.46%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 86 (19.86%) Finance
2 43 (9.93%) Banking
3 28 (6.47%) Telecoms
4 18 (4.16%) Retail
5 13 (3.00%) Legal
6 11 (2.54%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.15%) Advertising
8 4 (0.92%) German Language
8 4 (0.92%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.46%) Billing
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%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.46%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.46%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.23%) Games
10 1 (0.23%) Law
10 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 278 (64.20%) Network Engineer
2 98 (22.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 86 (19.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 63 (14.55%) Security Engineer
5 61 (14.09%) Network Security Engineer
6 56 (12.93%) Senior Network Engineer
7 41 (9.47%) Firewall Engineer
8 37 (8.55%) Architect
9 27 (6.24%) Network Architect
9 27 (6.24%) VoIP Engineer
10 19 (4.39%) Support Engineer
11 17 (3.93%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 17 (3.93%) Senior Security Engineer
12 16 (3.70%) Consultant
12 16 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (3.70%) Voice Engineer
13 15 (3.46%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
13 15 (3.46%) Designer
14 14 (3.23%) Cisco Support
14 14 (3.23%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.93%) 802.1X
2 8 (1.85%) LAMP
2 8 (1.85%) libvirt
2 8 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (1.15%) CSS
3 5 (1.15%) Web Services
4 3 (0.69%) XMPP
5 2 (0.46%) .NET
5 2 (0.46%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.46%) COM
5 2 (0.46%) ELK Stack
5 2 (0.46%) WCF
5 2 (0.46%) WF
6 1 (0.23%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 98 (22.63%) Data Centre
2 29 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.00%) Hedge funds
5 12 (2.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (2.31%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.85%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.85%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.15%) Cryptography
8 5 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.92%) Clustering
9 4 (0.92%) RSA SecurID
10 3 (0.69%) Fintech
10 3 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.69%) MPEG
10 3 (0.69%) Statistics
11 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.46%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.46%) NHS
11 2 (0.46%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 55 (12.70%) Windows
2 39 (9.01%) Linux
3 31 (7.16%) Windows Server
4 15 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.31%) Unix
6 9 (2.08%) Ubuntu
6 9 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.62%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.15%) Solaris
10 4 (0.92%) CentOS
10 4 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.69%) SUSE
11 3 (0.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.46%) Fedora
12 2 (0.46%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.46%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (13.16%) Network Design
2 54 (12.47%) ITIL
3 41 (9.47%) Network Management
4 38 (8.78%) Load Balancing
5 32 (7.39%) Change Management
6 26 (6.00%) Change Control
7 25 (5.77%) Migration
8 21 (4.85%) Network Monitoring
9 19 (4.39%) Project Management
10 16 (3.70%) Information Security
10 16 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (3.46%) Network Architecture
12 13 (3.00%) Configuration Management
13 12 (2.77%) E-Commerce
13 12 (2.77%) Remediation Plan
14 11 (2.54%) Mentoring
14 11 (2.54%) Network Planning
14 11 (2.54%) TOGAF
15 10 (2.31%) Kalman Filter
16 9 (2.08%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.77%) Python
1 12 (2.77%) SQL
2 9 (2.08%) Bash Shell
3 8 (1.85%) Shell Script
4 6 (1.39%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.69%) Perl
6 2 (0.46%) C
6 2 (0.46%) C#
6 2 (0.46%) Java
6 2 (0.46%) Ruby
7 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.23%) Korn
7 1 (0.23%) PHP
7 1 (0.23%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 433 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 186 (42.96%) CCNA
3 134 (30.95%) CCIE
4 53 (12.24%) CCDP
5 37 (8.55%) Security Cleared
6 33 (7.62%) SC Cleared
7 30 (6.93%) CCSE
8 28 (6.47%) Degree
9 24 (5.54%) JNCIP
10 21 (4.85%) CCVP
11 18 (4.16%) CISSP
12 16 (3.70%) JNCIS
13 14 (3.23%) CCSA
14 13 (3.00%) CCDA
15 10 (2.31%) JNCIE
15 10 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (2.08%) JNCIA
17 8 (1.85%) RHCA
17 8 (1.85%) RHCE
17 8 (1.85%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.77%) SLA
2 9 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.92%) COBIT
4 3 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.69%) ISO27002
5 2 (0.46%) QA
6 1 (0.23%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 27 (6.24%) Active Directory
2 26 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.77%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (1.85%) iptables
4 8 (1.85%) KVM
4 8 (1.85%) NFS
4 8 (1.85%) XenServer
5 6 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.39%) vSphere
6 4 (0.92%) Firmware
6 4 (0.92%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.92%) XenApp
7 3 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.46%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.46%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.23%) Snort
9 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (7.62%) FortiGate
2 26 (6.00%) Nagios
3 25 (5.77%) Cisco Prime
4 22 (5.08%) Cisco CUCM
5 15 (3.46%) Cacti
6 14 (3.23%) OpenView
7 12 (2.77%) Cisco UCCX
8 10 (2.31%) Cisco UCCE
9 8 (1.85%) HAProxy
9 8 (1.85%) Puppet
9 8 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
10 6 (1.39%) SmokePing
11 4 (0.92%) EnCase
11 4 (0.92%) SCCM
12 3 (0.69%) Terraform
13 2 (0.46%) Ansible
13 2 (0.46%) Nessus
13 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
13 2 (0.46%) vMotion
13 2 (0.46%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 364 (84.06%) Cisco
2 137 (31.64%) CheckPoint
3 133 (30.72%) Juniper
4 80 (18.48%) F5
5 65 (15.01%) Palo Alto
6 42 (9.70%) VMware
7 37 (8.55%) SolarWinds
8 36 (8.31%) Microsoft
9 34 (7.85%) Fortinet
10 29 (6.70%) Riverbed
11 28 (6.47%) Aruba
12 26 (6.00%) HP
13 17 (3.93%) Blue Coat
14 14 (3.23%) NICE Systems
15 12 (2.77%) Citrix
15 12 (2.77%) Remedy
16 10 (2.31%) Dell
16 10 (2.31%) Splunk
17 9 (2.08%) Forcepoint
18 8 (1.85%) Infoblox
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