The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 29 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +2
Contract jobs citing CCNP 39 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.36% 1.37% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.57% 5.06% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 8
Median daily rate £400 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £345 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-51.28% +11.42%
CCNP
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
222 257 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.49% 27.00% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 124 155
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £262 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 35 8
Median hourly rate £43.28 £30.90 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.06% +81.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 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 Reading region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 71 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (81.69%) Cisco
3 43 (60.56%) CCNA
4 38 (53.52%) CCIE
5 23 (32.39%) ITIL
6 22 (30.99%) Juniper
6 22 (30.99%) Telecoms
7 17 (23.94%) 3G
7 17 (23.94%) 4G
8 16 (22.54%) Cisco CUCM
9 15 (21.13%) Cisco UCCE
9 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
9 15 (21.13%) 2G
9 15 (21.13%) Huawei
9 15 (21.13%) Wireshark
10 14 (19.72%) Firewall
10 14 (19.72%) VoIP
11 13 (18.31%) Ericsson
11 13 (18.31%) Nokia
11 13 (18.31%) Back Office
11 13 (18.31%) Nokia Networks
12 12 (16.90%) Unified Communications
12 12 (16.90%) LAN
13 11 (15.49%) WLAN
13 11 (15.49%) WAN
14 10 (14.08%) Migration
15 8 (11.27%) CCVP
16 7 (9.86%) IVR
16 7 (9.86%) Load Balancing
16 7 (9.86%) VPN

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.23%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.23%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) 3G
1 17 (23.94%) 4G
2 15 (21.13%) 2G
2 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
2 15 (21.13%) Wireshark
3 14 (19.72%) Firewall
3 14 (19.72%) VoIP
4 12 (16.90%) LAN
4 12 (16.90%) Unified Communications
5 11 (15.49%) WAN
5 11 (15.49%) WLAN
6 7 (9.86%) VPN
7 6 (8.45%) BGP
7 6 (8.45%) Ethernet
7 6 (8.45%) H.323
7 6 (8.45%) IPsec
7 6 (8.45%) OSPF
7 6 (8.45%) PBX
7 6 (8.45%) PPP
7 6 (8.45%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (30.99%) Telecoms
2 13 (18.31%) Back Office
3 2 (2.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Billing
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Network Engineer
2 8 (11.27%) Design Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) LAN Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) WLAN Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Consultant
6 3 (4.23%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Network Operations Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) VoIP Engineer
8 1 (1.41%) 4G Engineer
8 1 (1.41%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) XMPP
2 1 (1.41%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.41%) CSS
2 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) IVR
2 5 (7.04%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.82%) PKI
6 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Unix
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Solaris
3 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) ITIL
2 10 (14.08%) Migration
3 7 (9.86%) Load Balancing
4 5 (7.04%) Network Design
4 5 (7.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (5.63%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.63%) High Availability
6 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.23%) Network Management
6 3 (4.23%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (2.82%) Budget Control
7 2 (2.82%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.82%) Change Management
7 2 (2.82%) Line Management
7 2 (2.82%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.82%) Process Improvement
7 2 (2.82%) SIEM
8 1 (1.41%) Project Management
8 1 (1.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.23%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) Perl
3 1 (1.41%) Python
3 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (60.56%) CCNA
3 38 (53.52%) CCIE
4 8 (11.27%) CCVP
5 6 (8.45%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.23%) CCNP Voice
6 3 (4.23%) CISSP
7 2 (2.82%) CCIP
7 2 (2.82%) CISM
7 2 (2.82%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (2.82%) CRISC
7 2 (2.82%) Degree
7 2 (2.82%) HNC
7 2 (2.82%) HND
7 2 (2.82%) SCSA
7 2 (2.82%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (2.82%) Sun Certification
8 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.41%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 16 (22.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (21.13%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (9.86%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.82%) Nessus
5 1 (1.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 58 (81.69%) Cisco
2 22 (30.99%) Juniper
3 15 (21.13%) Huawei
4 13 (18.31%) Ericsson
4 13 (18.31%) Nokia
4 13 (18.31%) Nokia Networks
5 7 (9.86%) F5
6 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.63%) Mitel
7 3 (4.23%) Avaya
7 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.23%) Extreme Networks
7 3 (4.23%) HP
8 2 (2.82%) Citrix
8 2 (2.82%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle
8 2 (2.82%) Qualys
8 2 (2.82%) Sun
8 2 (2.82%) Veritas
9 1 (1.41%) Dell