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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 14 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Contract jobs citing CCNP 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.44% 2.71% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.09% 12.28% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £475 £365 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.13% +14.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.94 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-53.08% +25.00%

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
23 57 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 17.04% 22.09% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 33 34
Median daily rate £380 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.80% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 £13.25 £22.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+209.43% -40.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

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 22 February 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CCNA
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) MPLS
4 6 (54.55%) CCIP
5 5 (45.45%) IPv4
5 5 (45.45%) IPv6
5 5 (45.45%) Juniper
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) Ethernet
5 5 (45.45%) ATM
5 5 (45.45%) Frame Relay
5 5 (45.45%) IPTV
6 4 (36.36%) VLAN
6 4 (36.36%) IGMP
6 4 (36.36%) JNCIA
6 4 (36.36%) Huawei
6 4 (36.36%) VPLS
6 4 (36.36%) Video on Demand
6 4 (36.36%) STB
6 4 (36.36%) Middleware
6 4 (36.36%) LAN
6 4 (36.36%) WAN
6 4 (36.36%) FTP
6 4 (36.36%) HTTP
6 4 (36.36%) SNMP
6 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (36.36%) OSPF

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) MPLS
2 5 (45.45%) ATM
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) Ethernet
2 5 (45.45%) Frame Relay
2 5 (45.45%) IPv4
2 5 (45.45%) IPv6
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
3 4 (36.36%) FTP
3 4 (36.36%) HTTP
3 4 (36.36%) ICMP
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) OSPF
3 4 (36.36%) RSVP
3 4 (36.36%) SNMP
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) VPLS
3 4 (36.36%) VRRP
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
General
1 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Support
2 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) IPTV
2 4 (36.36%) Over-the-Top Content
2 4 (36.36%) STB
2 4 (36.36%) Video on Demand
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CCNA
3 6 (54.55%) CCIP
4 4 (36.36%) JNCIA
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Juniper
3 4 (36.36%) Huawei
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Ericsson
6 1 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (9.09%) F5
6 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft