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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 237 219 208
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Contract jobs citing CCNP 196 227 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.91% 1.01% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.57% 5.95% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 150 174
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 £255 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +185.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £44.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-56.81% +25.71%
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
3521 3817 3925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.40% 16.92% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2291 2535 2729
Median daily rate £458 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 64 67
Median hourly rate £26.99 £22.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.65% +36.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.17 £13.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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 9 December 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
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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 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 -26 13 £416 +7.41% 15
New Malden -4 7 - -
Croydon -16 3 £450 +73.07%
Uxbridge - 2 £475 -
Bromley - 1 £325 -
Chessington - 1 £388 -
Hayes - 1 £365 -
Hammersmith - 1 £425 - 1
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 388 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 330 (85.05%) Cisco
3 212 (54.64%) Firewall
4 166 (42.78%) CCNA
5 131 (33.76%) LAN
6 130 (33.51%) WAN
7 116 (29.90%) Juniper
8 115 (29.64%) CheckPoint
9 108 (27.84%) Wireless
10 103 (26.55%) CCIE
11 99 (25.52%) Network Security
12 87 (22.42%) Cisco ASA
13 86 (22.16%) Finance
14 85 (21.91%) TCP/IP
15 84 (21.65%) BGP
16 82 (21.13%) Data Centre
17 77 (19.85%) OSPF
17 77 (19.85%) VPN
18 62 (15.98%) F5
19 59 (15.21%) MPLS
20 58 (14.95%) Cisco Nexus
21 57 (14.69%) Palo Alto
22 53 (13.66%) Security Cleared
23 52 (13.40%) VMware
24 50 (12.89%) Network Design
25 47 (12.11%) Windows
26 46 (11.86%) SC Cleared
27 44 (11.34%) Microsoft
28 43 (11.08%) VLAN
29 41 (10.57%) EIGRP

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 11 (2.84%) Apache
1 11 (2.84%) OpenStack
2 7 (1.80%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.29%) IIS
5 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.03%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (4.12%) MS Visio
2 14 (3.61%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (4.12%) Office 365
4 12 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.29%) SaaS
6 3 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.26%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.26%) IaaS
7 1 (0.26%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 212 (54.64%) Firewall
2 131 (33.76%) LAN
3 130 (33.51%) WAN
4 108 (27.84%) Wireless
5 99 (25.52%) Network Security
6 87 (22.42%) Cisco ASA
7 85 (21.91%) TCP/IP
8 84 (21.65%) BGP
9 77 (19.85%) OSPF
9 77 (19.85%) VPN
10 59 (15.21%) MPLS
11 58 (14.95%) Cisco Nexus
12 43 (11.08%) VLAN
13 41 (10.57%) EIGRP
14 40 (10.31%) VoIP
15 37 (9.54%) DNS
16 35 (9.02%) DHCP
17 31 (7.99%) Cisco IOS
18 27 (6.96%) IPsec
19 26 (6.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.84%) MySQL
2 5 (1.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.26%) Big Data
4 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (2.58%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.77%) CruiseControl
2 3 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.77%) TeamCity
2 3 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 86 (22.16%) Finance
2 32 (8.25%) Banking
3 22 (5.67%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.35%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.06%) Legal
5 8 (2.06%) Retail
6 6 (1.55%) Advertising
7 3 (0.77%) Billing
7 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.52%) German Language
8 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Games
9 1 (0.26%) Marketing
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 216 (55.67%) Network Engineer
2 90 (23.20%) Cisco Engineer
3 73 (18.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 41 (10.57%) Architect
4 41 (10.57%) Security Engineer
4 41 (10.57%) Senior Network Engineer
5 39 (10.05%) Network Security Engineer
6 32 (8.25%) Network Architect
7 23 (5.93%) Firewall Engineer
8 19 (4.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 16 (4.12%) Consultant
10 15 (3.87%) Analyst
10 15 (3.87%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 15 (3.87%) VoIP Engineer
11 14 (3.61%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
11 14 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (3.61%) Network Security Architect
11 14 (3.61%) Security Architect
11 14 (3.61%) Voice Engineer
12 12 (3.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.70%) 802.1X
2 10 (2.58%) LAMP
2 10 (2.58%) libvirt
2 10 (2.58%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (2.06%) Web Services
4 6 (1.55%) XMPP
5 5 (1.29%) CSS
6 4 (1.03%) .NET
6 4 (1.03%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.77%) COM
7 3 (0.77%) WCF
7 3 (0.77%) WF
8 1 (0.26%) RESTful
8 1 (0.26%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 82 (21.13%) Data Centre
2 21 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 14 (3.61%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.84%) Private Cloud
6 10 (2.58%) Client/Server
6 10 (2.58%) Hedge funds
6 10 (2.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.55%) RSA SecurID
8 5 (1.29%) Cryptography
9 4 (1.03%) Clustering
9 4 (1.03%) MPEG
9 4 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.77%) Fintech
11 2 (0.52%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.52%) Equities
11 2 (0.52%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.52%) IVR
11 2 (0.52%) NHS
11 2 (0.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (12.11%) Windows
2 39 (10.05%) Linux
3 27 (6.96%) Windows Server
4 19 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.06%) Unix
8 7 (1.80%) SUSE
8 7 (1.80%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.29%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.77%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.52%) CentOS
11 2 (0.52%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.52%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.26%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.26%) Solaris
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (12.89%) Network Design
2 40 (10.31%) ITIL
3 38 (9.79%) Load Balancing
3 38 (9.79%) Network Management
4 21 (5.41%) Migration
5 20 (5.15%) Change Management
6 19 (4.90%) Change Control
6 19 (4.90%) Network Architecture
6 19 (4.90%) Network Monitoring
6 19 (4.90%) Project Management
7 17 (4.38%) Information Security
8 16 (4.12%) Configuration Management
9 12 (3.09%) Open Source
9 12 (3.09%) Remediation Plan
10 11 (2.84%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (2.58%) Kernel Tuning
11 10 (2.58%) Mentoring
11 10 (2.58%) Network Planning
11 10 (2.58%) Problem Management
12 9 (2.32%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (3.87%) Python
2 14 (3.61%) SQL
3 10 (2.58%) Bash Shell
4 9 (2.32%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.29%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.77%) C
6 3 (0.77%) C#
6 3 (0.77%) Perl
7 2 (0.52%) Java
8 1 (0.26%) Ruby
8 1 (0.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 388 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 166 (42.78%) CCNA
3 103 (26.55%) CCIE
4 53 (13.66%) Security Cleared
5 46 (11.86%) SC Cleared
6 30 (7.73%) CCDP
7 29 (7.47%) CCVP
8 26 (6.70%) Degree
9 25 (6.44%) JNCIP
9 25 (6.44%) JNCIS
10 22 (5.67%) CCSE
11 19 (4.90%) CCDA
12 18 (4.64%) CCSA
12 18 (4.64%) CISSP
13 15 (3.87%) JNCIA
14 10 (2.58%) RHCA
14 10 (2.58%) RHCE
14 10 (2.58%) RHCSA
15 8 (2.06%) CCNP Voice
15 8 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.09%) SLA
2 10 (2.58%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.03%) COBIT
4 3 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.77%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.26%) HMG Infosec
5 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 33 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (6.70%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (3.61%) KVM
5 12 (3.09%) Hyper-V
5 12 (3.09%) XenServer
6 10 (2.58%) iptables
6 10 (2.58%) NFS
7 8 (2.06%) vSphere
8 4 (1.03%) XenApp
9 3 (0.77%) Firmware
9 3 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.77%) ProxySG
9 3 (0.77%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.26%) Docker
11 1 (0.26%) Squid
11 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (6.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 20 (5.15%) FortiGate
3 19 (4.90%) Nagios
4 18 (4.64%) Cisco UCCX
5 16 (4.12%) Cisco Prime
6 13 (3.35%) Cisco UCCE
6 13 (3.35%) Puppet
7 10 (2.58%) HAProxy
8 9 (2.32%) Cacti
9 8 (2.06%) OpenView
10 6 (1.55%) SolarWinds Orion
11 5 (1.29%) EnCase
12 4 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.77%) Nessus
13 3 (0.77%) SmokePing
13 3 (0.77%) WhatsUp Gold
14 2 (0.52%) Cisco CME
14 2 (0.52%) RSA Archer
14 2 (0.52%) SCCM
15 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 330 (85.05%) Cisco
2 116 (29.90%) Juniper
3 115 (29.64%) CheckPoint
4 62 (15.98%) F5
5 57 (14.69%) Palo Alto
6 52 (13.40%) VMware
7 44 (11.34%) Microsoft
8 32 (8.25%) Fortinet
9 29 (7.47%) SolarWinds
10 28 (7.22%) Aruba
11 27 (6.96%) Riverbed
12 26 (6.70%) Blue Coat
13 24 (6.19%) HP
14 17 (4.38%) Meraki
15 15 (3.87%) Citrix
16 12 (3.09%) Red Box
17 11 (2.84%) Avaya
17 11 (2.84%) Dell
18 10 (2.58%) Red Hat
19 9 (2.32%) Infoblox
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