The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing CCNP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £231
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.25 £34.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+27.20% -38.18%
CCNP
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 82 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 24.30% 22.40% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 67 19
Average daily rate £320 £450 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £295 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £563 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £43.25 £19.25 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.67% -16.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Intel Security
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
4 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) tcpdump
4 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
4 3 (42.86%) CCIE
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) WLAN
4 3 (42.86%) Forcepoint
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) Network Planning
4 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
4 3 (42.86%) WatchGuard
4 3 (42.86%) Polycom
4 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) tcpdump
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
4 3 (42.86%) WLAN
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless Security
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (14.29%) Junos
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security
6 1 (14.29%) NX-OS
6 1 (14.29%) SSL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (42.86%) Network Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) CCIE
4 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) CCDP
5 1 (14.29%) CCSA
5 1 (14.29%) CCSE
5 1 (14.29%) CCSP
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) HIPAA
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Intel Security
2 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
3 3 (42.86%) Forcepoint
3 3 (42.86%) Polycom
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 3 (42.86%) WatchGuard
4 1 (14.29%) 3Com
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia
4 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
4 1 (14.29%) TippingPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Tufin