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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 228 248 263
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +15
Contract jobs citing CCNP 208 190 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.86% 0.76% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.64% 5.07% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 105 87
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.60% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £244 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.49% +3.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.45 £17.25 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.95 £23.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £23.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -15.45%
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
3685 3747 3772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.30% 14.95% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2409 2384 2255
Average daily rate £425 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 88 140
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +57 79 £351 -9.54% 35
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £413 -
New Malden - 1 - - 3
Orpington - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Harrow - - - - 6
Hayes - - - - 4
Hounslow - - - - 2
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 373 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 332 (89.01%) Cisco
3 222 (59.52%) Firewall
4 129 (34.58%) Juniper
5 126 (33.78%) WAN
6 112 (30.03%) CCNA
7 106 (28.42%) LAN
8 102 (27.35%) BGP
9 100 (26.81%) CheckPoint
10 94 (25.20%) Finance
11 89 (23.86%) VPN
12 86 (23.06%) CCIE
13 84 (22.52%) Cisco ASA
14 81 (21.72%) F5
14 81 (21.72%) EIGRP
15 76 (20.38%) Network Security
16 73 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
17 69 (18.50%) Wireless
17 69 (18.50%) OSPF
18 61 (16.35%) Banking
19 56 (15.01%) VoIP
20 53 (14.21%) ITIL
21 51 (13.67%) Load Balancing
22 45 (12.06%) TCP/IP
23 43 (11.53%) Windows
24 42 (11.26%) VMware
25 41 (10.99%) Network Design
25 41 (10.99%) MPLS
26 40 (10.72%) Cisco IOS
27 39 (10.46%) CCSE

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 12 (3.22%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (1.07%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.54%) Lync
5 2 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.54%) Apache
5 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.41%) MS Office
3 2 (0.54%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 222 (59.52%) Firewall
2 126 (33.78%) WAN
3 106 (28.42%) LAN
4 102 (27.35%) BGP
5 89 (23.86%) VPN
6 84 (22.52%) Cisco ASA
7 81 (21.72%) EIGRP
8 76 (20.38%) Network Security
9 73 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
10 69 (18.50%) Wireless
10 69 (18.50%) OSPF
11 56 (15.01%) VoIP
12 45 (12.06%) TCP/IP
13 41 (10.99%) MPLS
14 40 (10.72%) Cisco IOS
15 34 (9.12%) IPsec
15 34 (9.12%) VLAN
15 34 (9.12%) Multicast
16 33 (8.85%) SNMP
17 30 (8.04%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.34%) MySQL
2 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.07%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.27%) Ant
General
1 94 (25.20%) Finance
2 61 (16.35%) Banking
3 22 (5.90%) Investment Banking
4 20 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.75%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.61%) Retail
7 4 (1.07%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.07%) Games
8 3 (0.80%) Publishing
8 3 (0.80%) International Banking
9 2 (0.54%) Local Government
9 2 (0.54%) German Language
9 2 (0.54%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Legal
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 191 (51.21%) Network Engineer
2 76 (20.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 50 (13.40%) Consultant
3 50 (13.40%) Security Engineer
4 43 (11.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 35 (9.38%) Network Consultant
6 34 (9.12%) Network Security Engineer
7 30 (8.04%) Support Engineer
8 25 (6.70%) Senior Network Engineer
9 21 (5.63%) Architect
9 21 (5.63%) Network Support
10 19 (5.09%) Cisco Support
11 13 (3.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (3.49%) Telephony Engineer
11 13 (3.49%) Cisco Consultant
12 12 (3.22%) Network Support Engineer
12 12 (3.22%) Network Manager
12 12 (3.22%) Security Consultant
13 11 (2.95%) Senior Security Engineer
13 11 (2.95%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.41%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (0.80%) HTML
2 3 (0.80%) XMPP
2 3 (0.80%) HTML5
3 1 (0.27%) WAP
3 1 (0.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.49%) Management Information System
1 13 (3.49%) FlexPod
2 10 (2.68%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.34%) Replication
4 5 (1.34%) SecurID
5 4 (1.07%) Open Source
5 4 (1.07%) Online Games
5 4 (1.07%) NHS
6 3 (0.80%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.54%) PKI
7 2 (0.54%) Wiki
7 2 (0.54%) e-Health
7 2 (0.54%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.27%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.27%) Clustering
8 1 (0.27%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.53%) Windows
2 21 (5.63%) Linux
3 18 (4.83%) UNIX
4 13 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.07%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.54%) SUSE
8 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.27%) VMS
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.27%) AIX
8 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (14.21%) ITIL
2 51 (13.67%) Load Balancing
3 41 (10.99%) Network Design
4 30 (8.04%) Migration
5 26 (6.97%) Network Management
6 23 (6.17%) Change Control
7 20 (5.36%) Network Architecture
8 18 (4.83%) Network Monitoring
9 16 (4.29%) Service Delivery
10 15 (4.02%) Mentoring
11 14 (3.75%) Low Latency
12 12 (3.22%) Problem Management
12 12 (3.22%) Change Management
12 12 (3.22%) PRINCE2
13 10 (2.68%) Vulnerability Management
13 10 (2.68%) Project Management
14 9 (2.41%) E-Commerce
14 9 (2.41%) Service Management
14 9 (2.41%) SIEM
15 8 (2.14%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.95%) Perl
2 5 (1.34%) SQL
2 5 (1.34%) R
3 2 (0.54%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.54%) Ruby
4 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 373 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (30.03%) CCNA
3 86 (23.06%) CCIE
4 39 (10.46%) CCSE
5 37 (9.92%) CCDP
6 34 (9.12%) CCVP
7 26 (6.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (6.70%) CISSP
9 24 (6.43%) MCSE
10 23 (6.17%) JNCIS
11 16 (4.29%) Degree
12 14 (3.75%) MCITP
12 14 (3.75%) CCA
12 14 (3.75%) Citrix Certification
13 13 (3.49%) CCSP
13 13 (3.49%) MCP
13 13 (3.49%) CCSA
14 11 (2.95%) CCDA
14 11 (2.95%) JNCIA
15 10 (2.68%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.22%) SLA
2 4 (1.07%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.07%) COBIT
3 3 (0.80%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.80%) QA
4 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.27%) GPG13
System Software
1 19 (5.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.95%) Snort
4 4 (1.07%) XenApp
4 4 (1.07%) Nmap
4 4 (1.07%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.80%) ProxySG
5 3 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.54%) vSphere
7 1 (0.27%) Squid
7 1 (0.27%) SRDF
7 1 (0.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 30 (8.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 20 (5.36%) Cisco UCCE
3 18 (4.83%) Cisco UCCX
4 9 (2.41%) SolarWinds Orion
4 9 (2.41%) RANCID
5 8 (2.14%) OpenNMS
6 6 (1.61%) CiscoWorks
7 5 (1.34%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (1.07%) Nessus
9 3 (0.80%) OpenView
9 3 (0.80%) WSUS
9 3 (0.80%) Cacti
9 3 (0.80%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.54%) CA Spectrum
10 2 (0.54%) Puppet
10 2 (0.54%) SCCM
11 1 (0.27%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 332 (89.01%) Cisco
2 129 (34.58%) Juniper
3 100 (26.81%) CheckPoint
4 81 (21.72%) F5
5 42 (11.26%) VMware
6 38 (10.19%) Blue Coat
7 37 (9.92%) HP
8 34 (9.12%) Citrix
9 33 (8.85%) Microsoft
10 16 (4.29%) Websense
11 14 (3.75%) SolarWinds
11 14 (3.75%) Aruba
11 14 (3.75%) McAfee
12 13 (3.49%) Riverbed
13 12 (3.22%) ProCurve
13 12 (3.22%) Sourcefire
14 11 (2.95%) Mitel
15 8 (2.14%) Avaya
16 7 (1.88%) Red Hat
16 7 (1.88%) Fortinet
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