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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England / North East
Rank 68 73 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing CCNP 25 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.76% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.88% 0.88% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 1
Median daily rate £353 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.75% +11.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-52.94% +25.00%

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
253 226 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 27.96% 25.59% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 151 83
Median daily rate £345 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £251 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £452 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 4 10
Median hourly rate £26.75 £15.13 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.85% -6.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.68 £13.18 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £18.50 £28.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 - 24 £360 -
Durham - 1 £325 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (89.66%) Cisco
3 24 (82.76%) WAN
3 24 (82.76%) Wireless
4 23 (79.31%) Security Cleared
4 23 (79.31%) Riverbed
4 23 (79.31%) F5
4 23 (79.31%) LAN
4 23 (79.31%) HP
5 22 (75.86%) CCIE
5 22 (75.86%) Firewall
5 22 (75.86%) JNCIA
6 21 (72.41%) CCSA
6 21 (72.41%) CheckPoint
6 21 (72.41%) SC Cleared
7 20 (68.97%) FortiGate
7 20 (68.97%) Juniper
7 20 (68.97%) ITSM
7 20 (68.97%) ITIL
7 20 (68.97%) Fortinet
8 19 (65.52%) JNCIE
8 19 (65.52%) CCSE
8 19 (65.52%) CCIP
8 19 (65.52%) CCDP
8 19 (65.52%) Service Management
9 18 (62.07%) Network Design
10 16 (55.17%) BIG-IP
10 16 (55.17%) Aruba
11 13 (44.83%) HP ASE
11 13 (44.83%) HP MASE

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 24 (82.76%) WAN
1 24 (82.76%) Wireless
2 23 (79.31%) LAN
3 22 (75.86%) Firewall
4 16 (55.17%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.45%) MPLS
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) DTS
General
1 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Network Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Network Support
3 3 (10.34%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Network Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) AS400
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Tandem
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Unix
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) ITIL
1 20 (68.97%) ITSM
2 19 (65.52%) Service Management
3 18 (62.07%) Network Design
4 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) High Availability
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (3.45%) Network Management
5 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) SAP Security
5 1 (3.45%) Storage Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (79.31%) Security Cleared
3 22 (75.86%) CCIE
3 22 (75.86%) JNCIA
4 21 (72.41%) CCSA
4 21 (72.41%) SC Cleared
5 19 (65.52%) CCDP
5 19 (65.52%) CCIP
5 19 (65.52%) CCSE
5 19 (65.52%) JNCIE
6 13 (44.83%) HP ASE
6 13 (44.83%) HP MASE
7 11 (37.93%) Degree
8 7 (24.14%) CCNA
9 1 (3.45%) CCDA
9 1 (3.45%) MCDBA
9 1 (3.45%) MCP
9 1 (3.45%) MCSE
9 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (68.97%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 23 (79.31%) F5
2 23 (79.31%) HP
2 23 (79.31%) Riverbed
3 21 (72.41%) CheckPoint
4 20 (68.97%) Fortinet
4 20 (68.97%) Juniper
5 16 (55.17%) Aruba
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) SAP