The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Slough region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 30 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing CCNP 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.18% 1.70% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.45% 7.27% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £345 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +35.41%
Qualifications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
55 55 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 21.57% 23.40% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 23
Average daily rate £325 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £44.50 £19.00 £200.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.21% -90.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CCNP
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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 25 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) 3G
2 2 (50.00%) GGSN
2 2 (50.00%) SGSN
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) LTE
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (25.00%) TACACS
3 1 (25.00%) Radware
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) 3G
1 2 (50.00%) GGSN
1 2 (50.00%) SGSN
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) TACACS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (25.00%) Nortel Alteon
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) SMS
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCSA
2 1 (25.00%) CCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Nortel
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Radware
2 1 (25.00%) Crossbeam
2 1 (25.00%) F5