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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 50 74 71
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -3
Contract jobs citing CCNP 18 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.15% 0.40% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.17% 1.56% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £385 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +38.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £333 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £437 £301
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £42.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +9.09%
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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
251 256 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.95% 25.45% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 105 59
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £254 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 3
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+247.81% -62.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (73.33%) Cisco
3 18 (60.00%) Firewall
4 15 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (36.67%) CCNA
6 10 (33.33%) F5
7 9 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (30.00%) LAN
7 9 (30.00%) WAN
8 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
9 7 (23.33%) BGP
9 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
9 7 (23.33%) Network Security
10 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
10 6 (20.00%) Juniper
10 6 (20.00%) CCIE
10 6 (20.00%) OSPF
11 5 (16.67%) BIG-IP
11 5 (16.67%) VMware
11 5 (16.67%) 3G
11 5 (16.67%) 2G
11 5 (16.67%) Wireless
11 5 (16.67%) HNC
11 5 (16.67%) HND
11 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
11 5 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
11 5 (16.67%) LTE
11 5 (16.67%) 4G
11 5 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) Firewall
2 15 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (30.00%) LAN
3 9 (30.00%) WAN
4 7 (23.33%) BGP
4 7 (23.33%) Network Security
5 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 6 (20.00%) OSPF
6 5 (16.67%) BIG-IP
6 5 (16.67%) 3G
6 5 (16.67%) 2G
6 5 (16.67%) Wireless
6 5 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (16.67%) LTE
6 5 (16.67%) 4G
6 5 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (13.33%) VoIP
7 4 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MS Access
General
1 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Network Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco Expert
5 3 (10.00%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.67%) RAN Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Cabling Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Protective Monitoring
1 4 (13.33%) Network Architecture
2 2 (6.67%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (3.33%) Network Design
3 1 (3.33%) Project Management
3 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.33%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.33%) SIEM
3 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Perl
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (36.67%) CCNA
3 6 (20.00%) CCIE
4 5 (16.67%) HNC
4 5 (16.67%) HND
4 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (13.33%) JNCIS
5 4 (13.33%) CCDP
6 3 (10.00%) CCIP
7 2 (6.67%) CISSP
8 1 (3.33%) CCSA
8 1 (3.33%) CCSE
8 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco
2 10 (33.33%) F5
3 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
4 6 (20.00%) Juniper
5 5 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (13.33%) Mercator
7 3 (10.00%) Tufin
8 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.33%) BMC
9 1 (3.33%) HP
9 1 (3.33%) Dell
9 1 (3.33%) EMC
9 1 (3.33%) Citrix
9 1 (3.33%) SevOne
9 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
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