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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 108 68 50
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -18
Contract jobs citing CCNP 20 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.23% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.19% 2.20% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Median daily rate £350 £282 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.11% +25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £272 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £292 £235
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £41.29 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-7.96% -8.24%
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
915 227 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 56.13% 27.65% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 122 103
Median daily rate £310 £340 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 23 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.08 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.93% -49.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £15.00 £12.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £30.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +23.69%

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 27 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

CCNP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 June 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 -45 20 £350 +24.11%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (60.71%) CCNA
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (42.86%) MCP
3 12 (42.86%) Oracle
3 12 (42.86%) MCSE
3 12 (42.86%) MCDBA
4 11 (39.29%) LAN
4 11 (39.29%) Management Information System
4 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
4 11 (39.29%) Degree
4 11 (39.29%) User Experience
5 10 (35.71%) ITSM
5 10 (35.71%) ITIL
5 10 (35.71%) Cisco
6 9 (32.14%) OpenView
6 9 (32.14%) Middleware
6 9 (32.14%) Linux
6 9 (32.14%) SAP
6 9 (32.14%) Unix
6 9 (32.14%) Windows
6 9 (32.14%) Firewall
6 9 (32.14%) AS400
6 9 (32.14%) Mainframe
6 9 (32.14%) Tandem
6 9 (32.14%) Network Management
6 9 (32.14%) SAP Security
7 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 8 (28.57%) HP
8 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) LAN
2 9 (32.14%) Firewall
3 6 (21.43%) Wireless
4 5 (17.86%) WAN
4 5 (17.86%) WLAN
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (10.71%) Network Security
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (7.14%) VPN
7 1 (3.57%) 3G
7 1 (3.57%) BGP
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (3.57%) DHCP
7 1 (3.57%) DNS
7 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (3.57%) MPLS
7 1 (3.57%) OSPF
7 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Support Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) IT Support
5 1 (3.57%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Wintel Support
5 1 (3.57%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
1 11 (39.29%) Management Information System
1 11 (39.29%) User Experience
2 9 (32.14%) AS400
2 9 (32.14%) Mainframe
2 9 (32.14%) Tandem
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
1 9 (32.14%) Unix
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) HPUX
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
1 10 (35.71%) ITSM
2 9 (32.14%) Network Management
2 9 (32.14%) SAP Security
3 7 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) People Management
6 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.57%) Case Management
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (60.71%) CCNA
3 12 (42.86%) MCDBA
3 12 (42.86%) MCP
3 12 (42.86%) MCSE
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (39.29%) Degree
5 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) CCIE
8 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (3.57%) CCDP
8 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) OpenView
2 3 (10.71%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.57%) OVSD
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco
3 9 (32.14%) SAP
4 8 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.71%) F5
7 2 (7.14%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.57%) AppSense
8 1 (3.57%) Citrix
8 1 (3.57%) Juniper
8 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.57%) ThinPrint
8 1 (3.57%) VMware