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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 198 231 280
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +49
Contract jobs citing CCNP 219 164 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.03% 0.75% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.61% 4.43% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 86 50
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£363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £538 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.20 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £26.50 £38.89
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £50.00 £29.59
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +68.97%
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
3906 3704 3162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.40% 17.04% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2585 2316 1957
Average daily rate £425 £415 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 86 103
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £40.10 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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 +46 78 £375 +0.67% 22
Canary Wharf - 1 £350 -
Greenwich - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - - 2
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Orpington - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 456 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 417 (91.45%) Cisco
3 266 (58.33%) Firewall
4 204 (44.74%) BGP
5 161 (35.31%) F5
6 159 (34.87%) OSPF
7 147 (32.24%) Juniper
8 145 (31.80%) CCNA
9 144 (31.58%) CCIE
9 144 (31.58%) CheckPoint
10 129 (28.29%) WAN
11 124 (27.19%) Cisco ASA
12 122 (26.75%) LAN
13 120 (26.32%) MPLS
14 115 (25.22%) Finance
15 109 (23.90%) Cisco Nexus
16 106 (23.25%) EIGRP
17 102 (22.37%) VPN
18 84 (18.42%) Network Security
19 78 (17.11%) VMware
20 75 (16.45%) TCP/IP
21 73 (16.01%) Banking
22 66 (14.47%) Load Balancing
23 65 (14.25%) Multicast
24 62 (13.60%) Blue Coat
25 56 (12.28%) Wireless
26 54 (11.84%) DNS
27 51 (11.18%) ITIL
28 47 (10.31%) Windows
29 46 (10.09%) DHCP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (2.41%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (1.10%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.88%) Apache
4 4 (0.88%) Lync
5 3 (0.66%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.66%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.66%) IIS
5 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.88%) Office 365
2 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.44%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 266 (58.33%) Firewall
2 204 (44.74%) BGP
3 159 (34.87%) OSPF
4 129 (28.29%) WAN
5 124 (27.19%) Cisco ASA
6 122 (26.75%) LAN
7 120 (26.32%) MPLS
8 109 (23.90%) Cisco Nexus
9 106 (23.25%) EIGRP
10 102 (22.37%) VPN
11 84 (18.42%) Network Security
12 75 (16.45%) TCP/IP
13 65 (14.25%) Multicast
14 56 (12.28%) Wireless
15 54 (11.84%) DNS
16 46 (10.09%) DHCP
16 46 (10.09%) Cisco IOS
17 45 (9.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 42 (9.21%) HSRP
19 40 (8.77%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.10%) MySQL
1 5 (1.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.22%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.22%) Ant
General
1 115 (25.22%) Finance
2 73 (16.01%) Banking
3 38 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 32 (7.02%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.97%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.32%) Spanish Language
7 4 (0.88%) Back Office
7 4 (0.88%) Legal
8 3 (0.66%) Games
8 3 (0.66%) Law
8 3 (0.66%) Retail
9 2 (0.44%) Billing
9 2 (0.44%) German Language
9 2 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 247 (54.17%) Network Engineer
2 46 (10.09%) Consultant
3 45 (9.87%) Cisco Engineer
4 41 (8.99%) Senior Network Engineer
5 30 (6.58%) Security Engineer
6 25 (5.48%) Support Engineer
7 24 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
8 22 (4.82%) Network Consultant
9 21 (4.61%) Architect
10 18 (3.95%) Analyst
10 18 (3.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 17 (3.73%) Network Support
12 16 (3.51%) Network Analyst
13 15 (3.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 15 (3.29%) Voice Engineer
14 13 (2.85%) Cisco Support
14 13 (2.85%) Operations Engineer
14 13 (2.85%) Cisco Support Engineer
15 12 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
15 12 (2.63%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.44%) CGI
1 2 (0.44%) XMPP
2 1 (0.22%) CSS
2 1 (0.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.73%) FlexPod
3 11 (2.41%) Fat Client
3 11 (2.41%) Thin Client
4 8 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (1.54%) NHS
5 7 (1.54%) Hedge funds
6 5 (1.10%) PKI
7 4 (0.88%) IVR
7 4 (0.88%) Handset
8 3 (0.66%) Replication
8 3 (0.66%) CLARiiON
8 3 (0.66%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.66%) Interactive TV
8 3 (0.66%) PDA
8 3 (0.66%) Celerra
8 3 (0.66%) Spread Betting
8 3 (0.66%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.66%) Open Source
9 2 (0.44%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 47 (10.31%) Windows
2 45 (9.87%) Linux
3 28 (6.14%) UNIX
4 14 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.66%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.22%) CentOS
9 1 (0.22%) Solaris
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (14.47%) Load Balancing
2 51 (11.18%) ITIL
3 39 (8.55%) Network Design
3 39 (8.55%) Low Latency
4 37 (8.11%) E-Commerce
5 27 (5.92%) Network Monitoring
6 23 (5.04%) Service Delivery
7 22 (4.82%) Change Management
8 21 (4.61%) Incident Management
8 21 (4.61%) Mentoring
9 20 (4.39%) Network Management
10 16 (3.51%) Project Management
11 13 (2.85%) Migration
12 10 (2.19%) Service Management
12 10 (2.19%) CRM
12 10 (2.19%) ITIL V3
13 9 (1.97%) Information Security
14 8 (1.75%) WAN Optimisation
15 7 (1.54%) Root Cause Analysis
15 7 (1.54%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (5.70%) Perl
2 14 (3.07%) C
3 13 (2.85%) Python
4 9 (1.97%) SQL
5 6 (1.32%) R
6 4 (0.88%) Java
7 2 (0.44%) VB
7 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.22%) Tcl
8 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 456 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 145 (31.80%) CCNA
3 144 (31.58%) CCIE
4 43 (9.43%) CCSE
5 32 (7.02%) CCDP
6 21 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (4.39%) MCSE
8 16 (3.51%) CCSA
9 13 (2.85%) Security Cleared
9 13 (2.85%) CCSP
9 13 (2.85%) CCIP
9 13 (2.85%) CCA
10 11 (2.41%) CCDA
10 11 (2.41%) CCVP
11 10 (2.19%) MCITP
11 10 (2.19%) SC Cleared
12 9 (1.97%) Degree
12 9 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (1.97%) CISSP
12 9 (1.97%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (1.32%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.32%) GPG13
2 6 (1.32%) SLA
3 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 36 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.63%) ProxySG
4 11 (2.41%) vSphere
5 7 (1.54%) XenApp
5 7 (1.54%) XenServer
5 7 (1.54%) Snort
6 6 (1.32%) Squid
7 4 (0.88%) Xen
7 4 (0.88%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.66%) vCloud
9 2 (0.44%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.44%) UAG
10 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.22%) Nmap
10 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (4.17%) RANCID
2 17 (3.73%) Cisco CUCM
3 15 (3.29%) OpenNMS
4 12 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
5 10 (2.19%) SolarWinds Orion
6 9 (1.97%) Puppet
7 6 (1.32%) Cisco UCCE
8 4 (0.88%) CiscoWorks
9 3 (0.66%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.44%) NetCrunch
10 2 (0.44%) SCCM
10 2 (0.44%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.44%) Cisco LMS
11 1 (0.22%) SCOM
11 1 (0.22%) Cacti
11 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.22%) Foglight
11 1 (0.22%) Cisco IPCC
11 1 (0.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 417 (91.45%) Cisco
2 161 (35.31%) F5
3 147 (32.24%) Juniper
4 144 (31.58%) CheckPoint
5 78 (17.11%) VMware
6 62 (13.60%) Blue Coat
7 41 (8.99%) Citrix
8 39 (8.55%) Riverbed
9 35 (7.68%) Microsoft
10 30 (6.58%) SolarWinds
11 28 (6.14%) Infoblox
11 28 (6.14%) Fortinet
12 22 (4.82%) HP
13 12 (2.63%) Imperva
13 12 (2.63%) Red Hat
14 11 (2.41%) EMC
15 10 (2.19%) Sourcefire
15 10 (2.19%) Websense
16 9 (1.97%) Remedy
16 9 (1.97%) Brocade
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Nakama
Rate: From £450 to £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentford
Required IT
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £22.50 - 35.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
BPXNet
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
QA Limited
Rate: £221.25 per week
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago