The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 105 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -5
Contract jobs citing CCNP 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.60% 0.10% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.49% 0.41% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-51.28% +11.42%
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 North East region.

Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
536 244 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 40.30% 25.26% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 147 168
Median daily rate £350 £348 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £535 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 31 16
Median hourly rate £26.88 £24.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.97% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.59 £12.41 £15.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.05 £45.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the North East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the North East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -29 8 £325 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 7 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 North East region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) CCNA
3 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) ITSM
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) MCP
5 5 (33.33%) Unix
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) MCSE
5 5 (33.33%) MCDBA
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) SAP Security
6 4 (26.67%) Network Management
6 4 (26.67%) User Experience
6 4 (26.67%) Middleware
6 4 (26.67%) SLA
6 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) SAP
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (26.67%) Wireless

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Wireless
4 3 (20.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (6.67%) BGP
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) PBX
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.67%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DTS
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Operations Team Leader
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPT Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Designer
3 1 (6.67%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) AS400
2 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Tandem
2 4 (26.67%) User Experience
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) IVR
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) ITSM
3 4 (26.67%) Network Design
3 4 (26.67%) Network Management
3 4 (26.67%) SAP Security
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Storage Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) CCNA
3 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) MCDBA
5 5 (33.33%) MCP
5 5 (33.33%) MCSE
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) CCDP
6 3 (20.00%) CCIE
6 3 (20.00%) CCSA
7 2 (13.33%) CCIP
7 2 (13.33%) CCSE
7 2 (13.33%) HP ASE
7 2 (13.33%) HP MASE
7 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
7 2 (13.33%) JNCIE
8 1 (6.67%) CCDA
8 1 (6.67%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) OpenView
2 2 (13.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
4 3 (20.00%) Aruba
4 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (20.00%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) Avaya
6 1 (6.67%) Genesys