The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 24 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing CCNP 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.42% 0.63% -
As % of the Qualifications category 16.13% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £44.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-56.81% +25.71%
CCNP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31 26 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 21.23% 16.25% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 17
Median daily rate £405 £418 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.99% -7.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £238 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £15.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) VPN
3 10 (71.43%) LAN
3 10 (71.43%) WAN
3 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
4 9 (64.29%) Internet
4 9 (64.29%) VoIP
4 9 (64.29%) SSL
5 8 (57.14%) CCVP
5 8 (57.14%) DNS
5 8 (57.14%) OSPF
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (21.43%) BGP
7 3 (21.43%) SLA
7 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) CCNA
8 2 (14.29%) Dell
8 2 (14.29%) IPsec
8 2 (14.29%) Network Security
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (14.29%) VMware
9 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
9 1 (7.14%) Incident Management

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
1 11 (78.57%) VPN
2 10 (71.43%) LAN
2 10 (71.43%) WAN
3 9 (64.29%) Internet
3 9 (64.29%) SSL
3 9 (64.29%) VoIP
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (57.14%) DNS
4 8 (57.14%) OSPF
5 3 (21.43%) BGP
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (14.29%) IPsec
6 2 (14.29%) Network Security
7 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
7 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
7 1 (7.14%) VLAN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Network Engineer
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 9 (64.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (64.29%) Security Engineer
4 8 (57.14%) Administrator
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco Administrator
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 8 (57.14%) Network Administrator
5 7 (50.00%) Firewall Administrator
5 7 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 7 (50.00%) Network Security Administrator
5 7 (50.00%) Security Administrator
6 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 5 (35.71%) Network Systems Engineer
6 5 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCVP
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) CCDP
4 1 (7.14%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Ciena
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper