The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 21 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing CCNP 9 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.56% 2.64% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.07% 13.79% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 1
Average daily rate £350 £263 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +38.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.30% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -38.18%
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 Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
56 58 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 22.13% 19.14% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 13
Average daily rate £351 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.25 £32.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.07% +160.00%
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 Slough

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Slough

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (95.00%) Cisco
3 16 (80.00%) Wireless
4 13 (65.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 11 (55.00%) Cisco UCCX
6 10 (50.00%) CCVP
6 10 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
7 9 (45.00%) Firewall
8 8 (40.00%) Juniper
9 7 (35.00%) MS Office
9 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (30.00%) SLA
11 5 (25.00%) ITIL
11 5 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
12 4 (20.00%) CCIE
13 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
13 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
13 3 (15.00%) CCNP Voice
14 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
14 2 (10.00%) VLAN
14 2 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
14 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
14 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
14 2 (10.00%) CCNA
14 2 (10.00%) BGP
14 2 (10.00%) Internet
14 2 (10.00%) LAN

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Wireless
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 9 (45.00%) Firewall
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (10.00%) DNS
6 2 (10.00%) Internet
6 2 (10.00%) LAN
6 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.00%) VLAN
7 1 (5.00%) 3G
7 1 (5.00%) DHCP
7 1 (5.00%) DMZ
7 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.00%) PPP
7 1 (5.00%) VoIP
7 1 (5.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco Support
4 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (25.00%) Network Support
6 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 4 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 3 (15.00%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco IPT Engineer
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
9 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Support
9 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Support
9 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
9 1 (5.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
1 5 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
1 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (50.00%) CCVP
3 4 (20.00%) CCIE
4 3 (15.00%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (10.00%) CCNA
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.00%) JNCIE
6 1 (5.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (5.00%) Cacti
4 1 (5.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) Avaya
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft