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 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 221 236 281
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +45
Contract jobs citing CCNP 209 197 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.89% 0.83% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.73% 5.25% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 126 84
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £507 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Average hourly rate £28.66 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.35% -18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.24 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.44% +30.76%
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
3645 3751 3542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.48% 15.88% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2393 2412 2162
Average daily rate £425 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 113 126
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.34 £15.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £40.40 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 29 July 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
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 29 July 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 +4 59 £375 +15.38% 16
Ilford - 6 £450 -
Isleworth - 4 - -
Croydon -17 2 £525 +133.33%
Twickenham - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Chessington - 1 £375 -
Docklands, London - 1 £435 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £400 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 405 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 365 (90.12%) Cisco
3 244 (60.25%) Firewall
4 172 (42.47%) WAN
5 152 (37.53%) LAN
6 138 (34.07%) Juniper
7 124 (30.62%) CheckPoint
7 124 (30.62%) BGP
8 121 (29.88%) CCNA
9 120 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
10 117 (28.89%) F5
11 111 (27.41%) Wireless
12 109 (26.91%) OSPF
13 107 (26.42%) MPLS
14 105 (25.93%) VPN
15 95 (23.46%) Network Security
16 86 (21.23%) Data Centre
17 80 (19.75%) Finance
18 75 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
19 69 (17.04%) Cisco IOS
20 66 (16.30%) VoIP
20 66 (16.30%) CCIE
21 65 (16.05%) Windows
22 64 (15.80%) EIGRP
23 59 (14.57%) ITIL
24 58 (14.32%) TCP/IP
24 58 (14.32%) Load Balancing
25 56 (13.83%) VMware
26 53 (13.09%) VLAN
27 52 (12.84%) IPsec

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (2.47%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.22%) CMS
3 6 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.99%) OpenStack
4 4 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (0.99%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.74%) IIS
5 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.49%) Lync
6 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.25%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.98%) MS Office
4 4 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (1.73%) SaaS
1 7 (1.73%) Office 365
2 6 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.23%) PaaS
3 5 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 244 (60.25%) Firewall
2 172 (42.47%) WAN
3 152 (37.53%) LAN
4 124 (30.62%) BGP
5 120 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
6 111 (27.41%) Wireless
7 109 (26.91%) OSPF
8 107 (26.42%) MPLS
9 105 (25.93%) VPN
10 95 (23.46%) Network Security
11 75 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
12 69 (17.04%) Cisco IOS
13 66 (16.30%) VoIP
14 64 (15.80%) EIGRP
15 58 (14.32%) TCP/IP
16 53 (13.09%) VLAN
17 52 (12.84%) IPsec
18 45 (11.11%) DNS
19 41 (10.12%) DHCP
20 35 (8.64%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.99%) MySQL
2 4 (0.99%) Big Data
3 3 (0.74%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.74%) JIRA
3 2 (0.49%) Gerrit
3 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.25%) Ant
General
1 80 (19.75%) Finance
2 37 (9.14%) Banking
3 25 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.21%) Investment Banking
5 8 (1.98%) Spanish Language
6 4 (0.99%) Advertising
7 3 (0.74%) Publishing
7 3 (0.74%) Back Office
7 3 (0.74%) Retail
8 2 (0.49%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.49%) Legal
8 2 (0.49%) Local Government
9 1 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 231 (57.04%) Network Engineer
2 45 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 36 (8.89%) Security Engineer
4 35 (8.64%) Senior Network Engineer
5 34 (8.40%) Voice Engineer
6 30 (7.41%) Consultant
7 26 (6.42%) Network Security Engineer
7 26 (6.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 21 (5.19%) Architect
9 16 (3.95%) Analyst
10 15 (3.70%) Support Engineer
10 15 (3.70%) Security Consultant
11 14 (3.46%) Cisco Voice Engineer
12 13 (3.21%) Avaya Engineer
12 13 (3.21%) Senior Consultant
13 12 (2.96%) Network Specialist
14 11 (2.72%) Data Network Engineer
15 10 (2.47%) Network Consultant
15 10 (2.47%) Network Analyst
15 10 (2.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.68%) 802.1X
2 11 (2.72%) Web Services
3 5 (1.23%) XMPP
3 5 (1.23%) REST
4 3 (0.74%) SOAP
4 3 (0.74%) JSON
4 3 (0.74%) XML
5 2 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.25%) .NET
6 1 (0.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 86 (21.23%) Data Centre
2 26 (6.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 21 (5.19%) Video Conferencing
4 16 (3.95%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.22%) NHS
6 9 (2.22%) PKI
7 8 (1.98%) Eurex
8 6 (1.48%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.48%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.48%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.23%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.99%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.99%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.74%) Statistics
11 3 (0.74%) IPTV
11 3 (0.74%) BBC
12 2 (0.49%) Cryptography
12 2 (0.49%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 65 (16.05%) Windows
2 52 (12.84%) Linux
3 17 (4.20%) UNIX
3 17 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (3.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.73%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.48%) Windows 8
6 6 (1.48%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.23%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.99%) Solaris
9 3 (0.74%) SUSE
9 3 (0.74%) Android
9 3 (0.74%) CentOS
10 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (14.57%) ITIL
2 58 (14.32%) Load Balancing
3 39 (9.63%) Network Design
4 25 (6.17%) Network Monitoring
5 21 (5.19%) Migration
6 20 (4.94%) WAN Optimisation
7 19 (4.69%) Network Management
7 19 (4.69%) Project Management
8 18 (4.44%) DDoS Mitigation
9 13 (3.21%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (3.21%) Service Management
9 13 (3.21%) Service Delivery
10 11 (2.72%) E-Commerce
11 10 (2.47%) Network Planning
11 10 (2.47%) Change Control
11 10 (2.47%) Business Development
11 10 (2.47%) Performance Management
12 9 (2.22%) Network Architecture
12 9 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (2.22%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.44%) SQL
2 7 (1.73%) VB
3 6 (1.48%) Python
4 5 (1.23%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.23%) Ruby
5 3 (0.74%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.74%) Perl
5 3 (0.74%) C
6 2 (0.49%) Tcl
6 2 (0.49%) Lisp
6 2 (0.49%) Go
6 2 (0.49%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.49%) VBScript
7 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 405 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 121 (29.88%) CCNA
3 66 (16.30%) CCIE
4 38 (9.38%) Degree
5 26 (6.42%) Security Cleared
6 22 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (5.19%) CISSP
8 19 (4.69%) SC Cleared
9 17 (4.20%) CCSE
9 17 (4.20%) CCDA
10 16 (3.95%) CCDP
10 16 (3.95%) MCSE
10 16 (3.95%) JNCIS
10 16 (3.95%) CCVP
11 15 (3.70%) CCSA
12 13 (3.21%) CCIP
13 11 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (2.72%) JNCIA
14 8 (1.98%) MCSA
15 7 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.93%) SLA
2 11 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) COBIT
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 15 (3.70%) vSphere
4 11 (2.72%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.72%) ProxySG
5 7 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.48%) Xen
6 6 (1.48%) vCloud
7 4 (0.99%) NLBS
7 4 (0.99%) XenApp
8 3 (0.74%) Snort
8 3 (0.74%) NFS
9 2 (0.49%) Docker
9 2 (0.49%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.49%) XenServer
9 2 (0.49%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.25%) UAG
10 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 33 (8.15%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (3.70%) RANCID
3 12 (2.96%) Cisco UCCX
4 8 (1.98%) FortiGate
5 7 (1.73%) Cisco UCCE
6 6 (1.48%) NetCrunch
7 4 (0.99%) CiscoWorks
7 4 (0.99%) OPNET
7 4 (0.99%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (0.74%) WSUS
9 2 (0.49%) Puppet
9 2 (0.49%) Nagios
9 2 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.49%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.49%) Ansible
9 2 (0.49%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.49%) Cisco LMS
9 2 (0.49%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.49%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 365 (90.12%) Cisco
2 138 (34.07%) Juniper
3 124 (30.62%) CheckPoint
4 117 (28.89%) F5
5 56 (13.83%) VMware
6 45 (11.11%) Citrix
7 44 (10.86%) SolarWinds
8 42 (10.37%) Microsoft
9 39 (9.63%) Blue Coat
10 37 (9.14%) Riverbed
11 24 (5.93%) Infoblox
12 20 (4.94%) Avaya
13 19 (4.69%) HP
14 17 (4.20%) Dell
14 17 (4.20%) Brocade
15 15 (3.70%) Fortinet
16 13 (3.21%) Oracle
17 12 (2.96%) Nortel
18 11 (2.72%) Tandberg
19 10 (2.47%) NetApp
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