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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 218 224 298
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +74
Contract jobs citing CCNP 198 177 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.89% 0.78% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.67% 4.81% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 104 42
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £365 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +16.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 7
Average hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.35 £22.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +20.00%
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
3495 3681 3252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.77% 16.27% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2260 2532 1932
Average daily rate £413 £413 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 117 130
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 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
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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 +14 50 £360 -7.09% 27
Hounslow - 5 £413 - 1
Ilford - 5 £500 -
New Malden - 4 - - 1
Feltham - 3 £165 -
Bromley +2 1 £173 -23.33%
Enfield - 1 £450 -
Brentford - 1 £350 -
Twickenham - 1 - -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 427 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 388 (90.87%) Cisco
3 261 (61.12%) Firewall
4 181 (42.39%) Juniper
5 155 (36.30%) F5
6 147 (34.43%) BGP
7 141 (33.02%) CheckPoint
8 135 (31.62%) Cisco ASA
9 129 (30.21%) MPLS
10 127 (29.74%) WAN
11 125 (29.27%) CCNA
11 125 (29.27%) OSPF
12 123 (28.81%) LAN
13 113 (26.46%) Finance
14 93 (21.78%) VPN
15 92 (21.55%) CCIE
16 91 (21.31%) Cisco Nexus
17 90 (21.08%) Network Security
18 89 (20.84%) Wireless
19 80 (18.74%) VMware
20 72 (16.86%) EIGRP
21 67 (15.69%) Load Balancing
22 66 (15.46%) Cisco IOS
22 66 (15.46%) Multicast
23 61 (14.29%) Blue Coat
24 60 (14.05%) ITIL
24 60 (14.05%) Citrix
25 56 (13.11%) Banking
26 49 (11.48%) TCP/IP
27 48 (11.24%) DNS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (2.81%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.17%) OpenStack
4 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.94%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.94%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.70%) CMS
5 3 (0.70%) Apache
5 3 (0.70%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.70%) Lync
6 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.23%) IIS
7 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.17%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.70%) MS Office
3 3 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.41%) Office 365
3 5 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.17%) SaaS
4 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.70%) PaaS
6 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 261 (61.12%) Firewall
2 147 (34.43%) BGP
3 135 (31.62%) Cisco ASA
4 129 (30.21%) MPLS
5 127 (29.74%) WAN
6 125 (29.27%) OSPF
7 123 (28.81%) LAN
8 93 (21.78%) VPN
9 91 (21.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 90 (21.08%) Network Security
11 89 (20.84%) Wireless
12 72 (16.86%) EIGRP
13 66 (15.46%) Cisco IOS
13 66 (15.46%) Multicast
14 49 (11.48%) TCP/IP
15 48 (11.24%) DNS
16 45 (10.54%) VoIP
17 44 (10.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 43 (10.07%) IPsec
19 42 (9.84%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.87%) MySQL
2 7 (1.64%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.70%) Big Data
3 3 (0.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.70%) JIRA
2 2 (0.47%) Gerrit
2 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.23%) Ant
3 1 (0.23%) Metasploit
General
1 113 (26.46%) Finance
2 56 (13.11%) Banking
3 31 (7.26%) Investment Banking
4 20 (4.68%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.87%) Spanish Language
6 5 (1.17%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.94%) Publishing
7 4 (0.94%) Back Office
8 3 (0.70%) Advertising
8 3 (0.70%) Games
9 2 (0.47%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Retail
10 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 248 (58.08%) Network Engineer
2 37 (8.67%) Consultant
3 35 (8.20%) Senior Network Engineer
3 35 (8.20%) Cisco Engineer
4 31 (7.26%) Security Engineer
5 25 (5.85%) Network Security Engineer
5 25 (5.85%) Voice Engineer
6 22 (5.15%) Support Engineer
7 20 (4.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 18 (4.22%) Architect
9 14 (3.28%) Network Consultant
9 14 (3.28%) Network Support
10 13 (3.04%) Network Specialist
10 13 (3.04%) Analyst
10 13 (3.04%) Operations Engineer
11 12 (2.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (2.58%) Security Specialist
12 11 (2.58%) Senior Consultant
12 11 (2.58%) Network Security Specialist
13 10 (2.34%) Cisco Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.11%) Web Services
2 5 (1.17%) REST
3 4 (0.94%) XMPP
4 3 (0.70%) XML
4 3 (0.70%) SOAP
4 3 (0.70%) JSON
5 2 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
1 21 (4.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 14 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (2.58%) Thin Client
3 11 (2.58%) Fat Client
4 7 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 7 (1.64%) PKI
4 7 (1.64%) Hedge funds
5 6 (1.41%) NHS
6 5 (1.17%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.17%) Eurex
7 4 (0.94%) Open Source
7 4 (0.94%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.94%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.70%) Handset
8 3 (0.70%) CLARiiON
8 3 (0.70%) PDA
8 3 (0.70%) Spread Betting
8 3 (0.70%) Celerra
8 3 (0.70%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.01%) Windows
1 47 (11.01%) Linux
2 15 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (2.34%) UNIX
4 7 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.41%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.41%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.70%) CentOS
7 3 (0.70%) Android
8 2 (0.47%) Solaris
9 1 (0.23%) SUSE
9 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (15.69%) Load Balancing
2 60 (14.05%) ITIL
3 48 (11.24%) Network Design
4 39 (9.13%) Low Latency
4 39 (9.13%) E-Commerce
5 24 (5.62%) Service Delivery
6 18 (4.22%) Network Management
7 17 (3.98%) Network Monitoring
8 16 (3.75%) Incident Management
8 16 (3.75%) Mentoring
8 16 (3.75%) DDoS Mitigation
9 15 (3.51%) Project Management
10 13 (3.04%) Migration
11 11 (2.58%) Service Management
11 11 (2.58%) WAN Optimisation
12 10 (2.34%) Change Management
12 10 (2.34%) Information Security
13 9 (2.11%) CRM
13 9 (2.11%) Network Planning
13 9 (2.11%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (3.51%) SQL
2 14 (3.28%) C
2 14 (3.28%) Python
3 9 (2.11%) Perl
4 5 (1.17%) Java
5 3 (0.70%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.47%) Go
6 2 (0.47%) Ruby
6 2 (0.47%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.47%) Lisp
6 2 (0.47%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 427 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 125 (29.27%) CCNA
3 92 (21.55%) CCIE
4 29 (6.79%) CCSE
5 28 (6.56%) Degree
6 21 (4.92%) Security Cleared
6 21 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (4.45%) CCDP
8 18 (4.22%) CISSP
9 17 (3.98%) SC Cleared
10 16 (3.75%) MCSE
11 15 (3.51%) JNCIS
12 13 (3.04%) JNCIP
13 12 (2.81%) JNCIA
13 12 (2.81%) CCVP
14 10 (2.34%) CCSA
14 10 (2.34%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (1.64%) CCA
16 7 (1.64%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.15%) SLA
2 8 (1.87%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.94%) GPG13
5 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 45 (10.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (4.45%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.81%) vSphere
4 8 (1.87%) ProxySG
5 7 (1.64%) vCloud
5 7 (1.64%) XenServer
6 6 (1.41%) XenApp
7 5 (1.17%) Snort
7 5 (1.17%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.94%) Squid
9 3 (0.70%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.70%) NFS
9 3 (0.70%) Xen
9 3 (0.70%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.47%) Docker
10 2 (0.47%) UAG
11 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (4.22%) Cisco CUCM
1 18 (4.22%) RANCID
2 10 (2.34%) Cisco UCCX
2 10 (2.34%) FortiGate
3 9 (2.11%) Puppet
4 5 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.94%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (0.94%) OPNET
6 3 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.47%) Ansible
7 2 (0.47%) NetCrunch
7 2 (0.47%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.47%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.23%) Nagios
8 1 (0.23%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.23%) SCCM
8 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 388 (90.87%) Cisco
2 181 (42.39%) Juniper
3 155 (36.30%) F5
4 141 (33.02%) CheckPoint
5 80 (18.74%) VMware
6 61 (14.29%) Blue Coat
7 60 (14.05%) Citrix
8 44 (10.30%) SolarWinds
9 41 (9.60%) Infoblox
10 35 (8.20%) Riverbed
11 30 (7.03%) Microsoft
12 28 (6.56%) HP
13 27 (6.32%) Fortinet
14 19 (4.45%) Brocade
15 12 (2.81%) Imperva
16 11 (2.58%) Dell
16 11 (2.58%) Red Hat
17 10 (2.34%) BT
17 10 (2.34%) Sourcefire
18 8 (1.87%) Avaya
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