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 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 17 13 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs citing CCNP 7 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.00% 8.07% 2.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.92% 34.62% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 6
Median daily rate £275 £340 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.26% +4.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £39.00 £36.30
% change year-on-year
-51.28% +7.43%
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
26 52 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 18.57% 23.32% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 35 40
Median daily rate £323 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £38.50 £12.00 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.83% -20.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 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 Slough region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
3 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (41.67%) MPLS
5 5 (41.67%) CCIP
6 4 (33.33%) Juniper
6 4 (33.33%) IPv4
6 4 (33.33%) IPv6
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) ATM
6 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 4 (33.33%) OSPF
6 4 (33.33%) BGP
6 4 (33.33%) Frame Relay
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) IPTV
6 4 (33.33%) VLAN
7 3 (25.00%) IGMP
7 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
7 3 (25.00%) Huawei
7 3 (25.00%) STB
7 3 (25.00%) ICMP
7 3 (25.00%) RSVP
7 3 (25.00%) VRRP
7 3 (25.00%) FTP
7 3 (25.00%) HTTP
7 3 (25.00%) LAN

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) MPLS
3 4 (33.33%) ATM
3 4 (33.33%) BGP
3 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 4 (33.33%) Frame Relay
3 4 (33.33%) IPv4
3 4 (33.33%) IPv6
3 4 (33.33%) OSPF
3 4 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) FTP
4 3 (25.00%) HTTP
4 3 (25.00%) IGMP
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) Multicast
4 3 (25.00%) SNMP
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) VPLS
General
1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Support
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) IPTV
2 3 (25.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (25.00%) STB
2 3 (25.00%) Video on Demand
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (8.33%) FlexPod
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Android
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (8.33%) FreeBSD
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Presales
2 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCNA
3 5 (41.67%) CCIP
4 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (8.33%) CCIE
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) NFS
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Juniper
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Huawei
4 2 (16.67%) Ericsson
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat