The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 32 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCNP 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.40% - 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.63% - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.24 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.44% +30.76%
CCNP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
86 49 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.62% 22.90% 24.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 31 45
Average daily rate £493 £425 £441
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.88% -3.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £855 £500 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £28.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.12% +67.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCNP across the Merseyside region.

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Merseyside region.

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Liverpool - 10 £375 -
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) WAN
4 9 (50.00%) LAN
4 9 (50.00%) Aruba
5 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
6 5 (27.78%) CCIE
6 5 (27.78%) CCDP
6 5 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (27.78%) Network Security
7 4 (22.22%) Network Design
7 4 (22.22%) OSPF
7 4 (22.22%) BGP
7 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
8 3 (16.67%) MS Office
8 3 (16.67%) Wireless
8 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (11.11%) VMware
9 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 2 (11.11%) VPN
10 1 (5.56%) Firewall
10 1 (5.56%) Linux
10 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.56%) VoIP
10 1 (5.56%) HP
10 1 (5.56%) CCVP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) WAN
2 9 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (27.78%) Network Security
3 5 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (22.22%) OSPF
4 4 (22.22%) BGP
4 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
5 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.11%) VPN
7 1 (5.56%) VoIP
7 1 (5.56%) Firewall
7 1 (5.56%) WAAS
7 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (5.56%) DMVPN
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Network Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Designer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (22.22%) Network Design
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.56%) Validation
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CCIE
2 5 (27.78%) CCDP
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) CCVP
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) Aruba
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Brocade
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Meraki