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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 181 261 272
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +11
Contract jobs citing CCNP 255 136 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.21% 0.63% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.09% 3.79% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 82 52
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£365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £498 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 11
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.30 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £26.00 £44.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £55.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +40.12%
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
3599 3592 3009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.04% 16.67% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2438 2270 1858
Average daily rate £425 £415 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 74 122
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -2.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.44 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.43 £41.05 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +44 84 £375 - 32
Canary Wharf - 1 £350 -
Greenwich - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hayes - - - - 2
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 473 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 427 (90.27%) Cisco
3 283 (59.83%) Firewall
4 211 (44.61%) BGP
5 163 (34.46%) OSPF
6 160 (33.83%) F5
7 158 (33.40%) CCIE
8 153 (32.35%) Juniper
9 146 (30.87%) CCNA
10 143 (30.23%) CheckPoint
11 132 (27.91%) WAN
12 127 (26.85%) LAN
13 125 (26.43%) Cisco Nexus
14 121 (25.58%) Cisco ASA
15 117 (24.74%) MPLS
16 113 (23.89%) VPN
16 113 (23.89%) Finance
17 110 (23.26%) EIGRP
18 89 (18.82%) Network Security
19 82 (17.34%) TCP/IP
20 79 (16.70%) Banking
21 74 (15.64%) VMware
21 74 (15.64%) Load Balancing
22 66 (13.95%) Multicast
23 64 (13.53%) Blue Coat
24 57 (12.05%) Wireless
25 54 (11.42%) ITIL
25 54 (11.42%) HSRP
26 51 (10.78%) DNS
27 48 (10.15%) Cisco IOS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (1.27%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.06%) Apache
3 5 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.63%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.63%) Lync
6 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.42%) IIS
7 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.21%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 10 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.63%) MS Office
3 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.21%) IaaS
2 1 (0.21%) Office 365
2 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 283 (59.83%) Firewall
2 211 (44.61%) BGP
3 163 (34.46%) OSPF
4 132 (27.91%) WAN
5 127 (26.85%) LAN
6 125 (26.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 121 (25.58%) Cisco ASA
8 117 (24.74%) MPLS
9 113 (23.89%) VPN
10 110 (23.26%) EIGRP
11 89 (18.82%) Network Security
12 82 (17.34%) TCP/IP
13 66 (13.95%) Multicast
14 57 (12.05%) Wireless
15 54 (11.42%) HSRP
16 51 (10.78%) DNS
17 48 (10.15%) Cisco IOS
18 44 (9.30%) SNMP
19 43 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 42 (8.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.27%) MySQL
2 4 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.21%) Ant
2 1 (0.21%) Metasploit
General
1 113 (23.89%) Finance
2 79 (16.70%) Banking
3 37 (7.82%) Investment Banking
4 35 (7.40%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.90%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.48%) Spanish Language
7 4 (0.85%) Retail
7 4 (0.85%) Back Office
7 4 (0.85%) Legal
7 4 (0.85%) Games
8 3 (0.63%) Law
9 2 (0.42%) German Language
9 2 (0.42%) Billing
9 2 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 253 (53.49%) Network Engineer
2 53 (11.21%) Cisco Engineer
3 52 (10.99%) Consultant
4 45 (9.51%) Senior Network Engineer
5 40 (8.46%) Security Engineer
6 32 (6.77%) Network Security Engineer
7 28 (5.92%) Support Engineer
8 26 (5.50%) Architect
9 25 (5.29%) Network Consultant
10 24 (5.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 20 (4.23%) Network Support
12 17 (3.59%) Cisco Support
13 16 (3.38%) Cisco Support Engineer
13 16 (3.38%) Analyst
14 15 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 14 (2.96%) Network Analyst
16 13 (2.75%) Technical Consultant
17 12 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
17 12 (2.54%) Security Consultant
18 11 (2.33%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.85%) XMPP
2 2 (0.42%) CGI
3 1 (0.21%) CSS
3 1 (0.21%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.86%) FlexPod
3 10 (2.11%) Fat Client
3 10 (2.11%) Thin Client
4 7 (1.48%) NHS
4 7 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (1.27%) PKI
6 5 (1.06%) Hedge funds
6 5 (1.06%) Open Source
7 4 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.85%) Handset
8 3 (0.63%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.63%) Replication
8 3 (0.63%) CLARiiON
8 3 (0.63%) IVR
8 3 (0.63%) Interactive TV
8 3 (0.63%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.63%) PDA
8 3 (0.63%) SecurID
8 3 (0.63%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.51%) Windows
2 44 (9.30%) Linux
3 32 (6.77%) UNIX
4 14 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.21%) Solaris
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.21%) SUSE
7 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.21%) CentOS
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (15.64%) Load Balancing
2 54 (11.42%) ITIL
3 40 (8.46%) Network Design
4 36 (7.61%) Low Latency
4 36 (7.61%) E-Commerce
5 28 (5.92%) Network Monitoring
6 26 (5.50%) Change Management
7 25 (5.29%) Network Management
8 23 (4.86%) Service Delivery
9 21 (4.44%) Mentoring
10 19 (4.02%) Incident Management
11 18 (3.81%) Project Management
12 15 (3.17%) Migration
13 11 (2.33%) Service Management
13 11 (2.33%) Network Architecture
14 10 (2.11%) CRM
15 9 (1.90%) ITIL V3
16 8 (1.69%) WAN Optimisation
16 8 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
16 8 (1.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (6.55%) Perl
2 13 (2.75%) Python
3 12 (2.54%) C
4 9 (1.90%) SQL
5 8 (1.69%) R
6 4 (0.85%) Java
7 2 (0.42%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.42%) VB
8 1 (0.21%) Tcl
8 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 473 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 158 (33.40%) CCIE
3 146 (30.87%) CCNA
4 44 (9.30%) CCSE
5 42 (8.88%) CCDP
6 22 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (4.23%) MCSE
8 17 (3.59%) CCSA
9 16 (3.38%) CCSP
10 15 (3.17%) CCVP
10 15 (3.17%) Degree
11 14 (2.96%) CCDA
11 14 (2.96%) CCA
12 13 (2.75%) Security Cleared
13 12 (2.54%) CCIP
13 12 (2.54%) CISSP
14 11 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (2.33%) MCITP
15 10 (2.11%) JNCIP
15 10 (2.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (1.48%) SLA
3 6 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.27%) GPG13
4 2 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 28 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.96%) ProxySG
4 12 (2.54%) Snort
5 10 (2.11%) vSphere
6 6 (1.27%) Squid
7 5 (1.06%) XenApp
7 5 (1.06%) XenServer
8 4 (0.85%) Nmap
9 3 (0.63%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.63%) vCloud
10 2 (0.42%) Xen
10 2 (0.42%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.21%) Firmware
11 1 (0.21%) UAG
Systems Management
1 23 (4.86%) RANCID
2 19 (4.02%) OpenNMS
3 18 (3.81%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
5 10 (2.11%) Cisco UCCE
5 10 (2.11%) Cisco UCCX
5 10 (2.11%) Puppet
6 5 (1.06%) CiscoWorks
7 4 (0.85%) FortiGate
7 4 (0.85%) Nessus
8 3 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.42%) WSUS
9 2 (0.42%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.42%) Cisco LMS
10 1 (0.21%) OpenView
10 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.21%) Foglight
10 1 (0.21%) Cisco IPCC
10 1 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.21%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 427 (90.27%) Cisco
2 160 (33.83%) F5
3 153 (32.35%) Juniper
4 143 (30.23%) CheckPoint
5 74 (15.64%) VMware
6 64 (13.53%) Blue Coat
7 39 (8.25%) Riverbed
7 39 (8.25%) Citrix
8 32 (6.77%) Microsoft
8 32 (6.77%) SolarWinds
9 29 (6.13%) Fortinet
10 25 (5.29%) Infoblox
11 24 (5.07%) HP
12 14 (2.96%) Red Hat
13 13 (2.75%) Sourcefire
14 11 (2.33%) Websense
14 11 (2.33%) EMC
14 11 (2.33%) Imperva
15 9 (1.90%) Remedy
15 9 (1.90%) Brocade
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