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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 218 241 257
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +16
Contract jobs citing CCNP 217 202 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.91% 0.84% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.95% 5.38% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 121 101
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 £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Average hourly rate £28.66 £24.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.39% -12.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.29 £45.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.24% +73.07%
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
3649 3754 3738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.39% 15.68% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2404 2404 2357
Average daily rate £430 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £596
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 87 102
Average hourly rate £21.38 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £49.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -12 54 £417 +23.40% 17
Ilford - 5 £400 -
Isleworth - 4 - -
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Croydon -19 2 £525 -
Hammersmith - 2 £400 -
Chessington - 1 £375 -
Hounslow - 1 £400 - 1
Twickenham - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £435 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 424 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 381 (89.86%) Cisco
3 262 (61.79%) Firewall
4 185 (43.63%) WAN
5 162 (38.21%) LAN
6 147 (34.67%) Juniper
7 137 (32.31%) CheckPoint
7 137 (32.31%) BGP
8 131 (30.90%) F5
9 130 (30.66%) Cisco ASA
10 125 (29.48%) CCNA
11 124 (29.25%) OSPF
12 120 (28.30%) Wireless
13 115 (27.12%) MPLS
13 115 (27.12%) VPN
14 108 (25.47%) Network Security
15 99 (23.35%) Data Centre
16 85 (20.05%) Cisco Nexus
17 82 (19.34%) Finance
18 78 (18.40%) EIGRP
19 76 (17.92%) Cisco IOS
20 73 (17.22%) VoIP
20 73 (17.22%) ITIL
21 71 (16.75%) TCP/IP
21 71 (16.75%) CCIE
22 69 (16.27%) Load Balancing
23 68 (16.04%) Windows
24 60 (14.15%) IPsec
25 57 (13.44%) Linux
25 57 (13.44%) VLAN

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (2.12%) CMS
2 7 (1.65%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.65%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.18%) IIS
4 4 (0.94%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.94%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.24%) Lync
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.24%) CloudStack
Applications
1 7 (1.65%) MS Office
1 7 (1.65%) MS Excel
1 7 (1.65%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.89%) SaaS
2 7 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.18%) PaaS
4 4 (0.94%) Office 365
4 4 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 262 (61.79%) Firewall
2 185 (43.63%) WAN
3 162 (38.21%) LAN
4 137 (32.31%) BGP
5 130 (30.66%) Cisco ASA
6 124 (29.25%) OSPF
7 120 (28.30%) Wireless
8 115 (27.12%) MPLS
8 115 (27.12%) VPN
9 108 (25.47%) Network Security
10 85 (20.05%) Cisco Nexus
11 78 (18.40%) EIGRP
12 76 (17.92%) Cisco IOS
13 73 (17.22%) VoIP
14 71 (16.75%) TCP/IP
15 60 (14.15%) IPsec
16 57 (13.44%) VLAN
17 55 (12.97%) DNS
18 49 (11.56%) DHCP
19 43 (10.14%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.65%) Big Data
3 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.94%) MySQL
4 3 (0.71%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.71%) JIRA
3 2 (0.47%) Gerrit
3 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
General
1 82 (19.34%) Finance
2 38 (8.96%) Banking
3 30 (7.08%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.83%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.42%) Spanish Language
6 5 (1.18%) Retail
7 4 (0.94%) Advertising
7 4 (0.94%) Publishing
8 3 (0.71%) Back Office
9 2 (0.47%) Legal
9 2 (0.47%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.47%) Local Government
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 245 (57.78%) Network Engineer
2 48 (11.32%) Cisco Engineer
3 44 (10.38%) Security Engineer
4 39 (9.20%) Consultant
5 36 (8.49%) Senior Network Engineer
6 34 (8.02%) Network Security Engineer
7 30 (7.08%) Voice Engineer
8 27 (6.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 25 (5.90%) Architect
10 18 (4.25%) Security Consultant
11 13 (3.07%) Support Engineer
11 13 (3.07%) Senior Consultant
11 13 (3.07%) Analyst
11 13 (3.07%) Cisco Voice Engineer
12 12 (2.83%) Avaya Engineer
12 12 (2.83%) Network Consultant
12 12 (2.83%) Network Specialist
13 11 (2.59%) Design Engineer
14 10 (2.36%) Network Support
14 10 (2.36%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.19%) 802.1X
2 11 (2.59%) Web Services
3 10 (2.36%) XMPP
4 5 (1.18%) REST
5 3 (0.71%) SOAP
5 3 (0.71%) JSON
5 3 (0.71%) XML
6 2 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.24%) .NET
7 1 (0.24%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 99 (23.35%) Data Centre
2 32 (7.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 20 (4.72%) Video Conferencing
4 18 (4.25%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.36%) PKI
7 9 (2.12%) NHS
8 8 (1.89%) Eurex
9 6 (1.42%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.42%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.18%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.18%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.18%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.94%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.94%) Cryptography
11 4 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.71%) Statistics
12 3 (0.71%) IPTV
12 3 (0.71%) BBC
13 2 (0.47%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 68 (16.04%) Windows
2 57 (13.44%) Linux
3 22 (5.19%) UNIX
4 17 (4.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.42%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.42%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.42%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.94%) Solaris
10 3 (0.71%) SUSE
10 3 (0.71%) Android
10 3 (0.71%) CentOS
10 3 (0.71%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (17.22%) ITIL
2 69 (16.27%) Load Balancing
3 41 (9.67%) Network Design
4 28 (6.60%) Network Monitoring
5 25 (5.90%) Migration
6 23 (5.42%) Network Management
6 23 (5.42%) WAN Optimisation
6 23 (5.42%) DDoS Mitigation
7 19 (4.48%) Project Management
8 17 (4.01%) Service Management
9 14 (3.30%) Service Delivery
10 13 (3.07%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (2.59%) Mentoring
11 11 (2.59%) E-Commerce
11 11 (2.59%) Network Planning
11 11 (2.59%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (2.59%) Business Development
12 10 (2.36%) Kanban
12 10 (2.36%) Change Control
12 10 (2.36%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (4.72%) SQL
2 12 (2.83%) Python
3 8 (1.89%) VB
4 7 (1.65%) Ruby
5 6 (1.42%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.42%) Perl
6 5 (1.18%) C
7 3 (0.71%) Tcl
7 3 (0.71%) VBScript
7 3 (0.71%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.47%) Go
8 2 (0.47%) Lisp
9 1 (0.24%) Java
9 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 424 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 125 (29.48%) CCNA
3 71 (16.75%) CCIE
4 46 (10.85%) Degree
5 25 (5.90%) Security Cleared
6 24 (5.66%) CISSP
7 23 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (5.19%) CCDA
9 20 (4.72%) CCVP
10 19 (4.48%) CCSA
11 18 (4.25%) SC Cleared
12 17 (4.01%) MCSE
12 17 (4.01%) CCIP
13 16 (3.77%) CCSE
14 15 (3.54%) CCDP
15 14 (3.30%) JNCIS
16 13 (3.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 12 (2.83%) MCSA
18 11 (2.59%) JNCIA
19 8 (1.89%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.37%) SLA
2 11 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.71%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) QA
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (4.48%) Active Directory
3 17 (4.01%) vSphere
4 13 (3.07%) ProxySG
5 10 (2.36%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.42%) vCloud
7 4 (0.94%) KVM
7 4 (0.94%) XenApp
7 4 (0.94%) NLBS
8 3 (0.71%) NFS
8 3 (0.71%) Snort
8 3 (0.71%) Xen
8 3 (0.71%) UAG
9 2 (0.47%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.47%) Docker
10 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 35 (8.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 19 (4.48%) RANCID
3 12 (2.83%) Cisco UCCX
4 11 (2.59%) Cisco UCCE
4 11 (2.59%) FortiGate
5 5 (1.18%) NetCrunch
6 4 (0.94%) CiscoWorks
6 4 (0.94%) OPNET
6 4 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.71%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.71%) WSUS
7 3 (0.71%) SCCM
7 3 (0.71%) SCOM
8 2 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.47%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.47%) Nagios
8 2 (0.47%) Puppet
8 2 (0.47%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 381 (89.86%) Cisco
2 147 (34.67%) Juniper
3 137 (32.31%) CheckPoint
4 131 (30.90%) F5
5 52 (12.26%) VMware
6 50 (11.79%) SolarWinds
7 46 (10.85%) Citrix
8 43 (10.14%) Microsoft
9 37 (8.73%) Blue Coat
9 37 (8.73%) Riverbed
10 25 (5.90%) Infoblox
11 20 (4.72%) Avaya
12 19 (4.48%) Fortinet
13 17 (4.01%) HP
13 17 (4.01%) Dell
13 17 (4.01%) Brocade
14 13 (3.07%) Oracle
15 12 (2.83%) Nortel
15 12 (2.83%) Sourcefire
16 11 (2.59%) Tandberg
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