The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 102 129 160
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +31
Contract jobs citing CCNP 153 150 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.98% 1.57% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.76% 5.76% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 107 56
Median daily rate £425 £350 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £45.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-51.28% +11.42%
CCNP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1972 2606 2869
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.54% 27.33% 29.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1209 1536 1428
Median daily rate £400 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 144 140
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +91.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.63 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +31 68 £419 +21.37% 11
Hampshire -14 32 £425 +6.25% 5
Buckinghamshire +23 18 £463 +19.35% 1
Surrey +25 12 £380 +38.18% 8
West Sussex +11 7 £413 +20.00% 1
Oxfordshire -2 6 £350 -17.64%
Middlesex +5 5 £400 -11.11%
Kent -2 2 - - 2
East Sussex - 2 - - 1
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 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 South East region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 313 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 271 (86.58%) Cisco
3 157 (50.16%) CCNA
4 132 (42.17%) Firewall
5 101 (32.27%) LAN
6 98 (31.31%) WAN
7 86 (27.48%) Security Cleared
8 74 (23.64%) Data Centre
9 72 (23.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 72 (23.00%) CCIE
10 70 (22.36%) Cisco ASA
11 68 (21.73%) SC Cleared
12 65 (20.77%) Network Security
13 61 (19.49%) VoIP
14 59 (18.85%) CheckPoint
15 58 (18.53%) OSPF
16 57 (18.21%) ITIL
17 54 (17.25%) BGP
17 54 (17.25%) Juniper
18 49 (15.65%) Telecoms
19 47 (15.02%) VPN
20 46 (14.70%) MPLS
21 43 (13.74%) Wireless
22 42 (13.42%) F5
23 39 (12.46%) VMware
24 35 (11.18%) DNS
25 34 (10.86%) Linux
25 34 (10.86%) Palo Alto
26 32 (10.22%) TCP/IP
27 31 (9.90%) CCDP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (2.88%) Apache
2 7 (2.24%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.60%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.92%) MS Office
3 3 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.24%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.32%) IaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Office 365
2 1 (0.32%) PaaS
2 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 132 (42.17%) Firewall
2 101 (32.27%) LAN
3 98 (31.31%) WAN
4 72 (23.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 70 (22.36%) Cisco ASA
6 65 (20.77%) Network Security
7 61 (19.49%) VoIP
8 58 (18.53%) OSPF
9 54 (17.25%) BGP
10 47 (15.02%) VPN
11 46 (14.70%) MPLS
12 43 (13.74%) Wireless
13 35 (11.18%) DNS
14 32 (10.22%) TCP/IP
15 23 (7.35%) Ethernet
15 23 (7.35%) IPsec
16 22 (7.03%) VLAN
17 21 (6.71%) WLAN
18 20 (6.39%) Internet
18 20 (6.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.56%) MySQL
2 7 (2.24%) MongoDB
2 7 (2.24%) NoSQL
2 7 (2.24%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (2.56%) PHPUnit
1 8 (2.56%) Subversion
2 5 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (1.28%) StarTeam
4 2 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.32%) AppScan
5 1 (0.32%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.32%) GDB
5 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.32%) WinDbg
General
1 49 (15.65%) Telecoms
2 13 (4.15%) Back Office
3 12 (3.83%) Finance
3 12 (3.83%) Retail
4 7 (2.24%) Legal
5 4 (1.28%) Law
6 3 (0.96%) Electronics
6 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.64%) Billing
7 2 (0.64%) Marketing
8 1 (0.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (50.80%) Network Engineer
2 51 (16.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 40 (12.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 37 (11.82%) Security Engineer
5 34 (10.86%) Network Security Engineer
6 27 (8.63%) Architect
7 25 (7.99%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 24 (7.67%) Consultant
9 20 (6.39%) Design Engineer
10 19 (6.07%) Support Engineer
11 18 (5.75%) Administrator
12 17 (5.43%) Firewall Engineer
12 17 (5.43%) Senior Network Engineer
13 16 (5.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 16 (5.11%) Network Support
13 16 (5.11%) Network Support Engineer
14 14 (4.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 12 (3.83%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
15 12 (3.83%) Network Architect
15 12 (3.83%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.88%) jQuery
1 9 (2.88%) XML
2 8 (2.56%) 802.1X
2 8 (2.56%) CakePHP
2 8 (2.56%) LAMP
3 7 (2.24%) JSON
3 7 (2.24%) REST
3 7 (2.24%) SOAP
4 4 (1.28%) XMPP
5 3 (0.96%) Middleware
6 2 (0.64%) CSS
6 2 (0.64%) HTML
7 1 (0.32%) .NET
7 1 (0.32%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.32%) CGI
7 1 (0.32%) Web Services
7 1 (0.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 74 (23.64%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.47%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.19%) Driving Licence
4 8 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.24%) IVR
6 6 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.60%) Cryptography
7 5 (1.60%) EMC VNX
7 5 (1.60%) PKI
8 4 (1.28%) IPTV
9 3 (0.96%) Over-the-Top Content
9 3 (0.96%) STB
9 3 (0.96%) Video on Demand
9 3 (0.96%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.64%) e-Health
10 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.64%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.64%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.64%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.86%) Linux
2 24 (7.67%) Windows
3 17 (5.43%) Unix
4 13 (4.15%) CentOS
4 13 (4.15%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.24%) Solaris
6 7 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.28%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.96%) Android
10 2 (0.64%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.64%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.32%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.32%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.32%) SUSE
11 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (18.21%) ITIL
2 30 (9.58%) Load Balancing
3 29 (9.27%) Network Design
4 21 (6.71%) Migration
5 15 (4.79%) Information Security
6 13 (4.15%) Incident Management
6 13 (4.15%) Network Management
6 13 (4.15%) Project Management
7 12 (3.83%) Change Management
8 11 (3.51%) Capacity Management
8 11 (3.51%) Problem Management
9 10 (3.19%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (3.19%) Fault Management
9 10 (3.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (3.19%) Service Delivery
10 9 (2.88%) Data Protection
10 9 (2.88%) ISMS
10 9 (2.88%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (2.88%) Risk Management
11 8 (2.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.11%) SQL
2 14 (4.47%) Python
3 10 (3.19%) PHP
4 9 (2.88%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.88%) Perl
5 5 (1.60%) Ruby
6 4 (1.28%) C
6 4 (1.28%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.64%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.64%) Java
7 2 (0.64%) VBScript
8 1 (0.32%) C#
8 1 (0.32%) C++
8 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 313 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 157 (50.16%) CCNA
3 86 (27.48%) Security Cleared
4 72 (23.00%) CCIE
5 68 (21.73%) SC Cleared
6 31 (9.90%) CCDP
7 17 (5.43%) CCVP
7 17 (5.43%) DV Cleared
8 16 (5.11%) Degree
9 14 (4.47%) CISSP
10 13 (4.15%) CCSP
10 13 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (3.83%) CISM
12 11 (3.51%) CCIP
13 10 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (2.24%) JNCIA
14 7 (2.24%) JNCIS
14 7 (2.24%) MCSE
15 6 (1.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.39%) QA
2 18 (5.75%) PCI DSS
3 17 (5.43%) SLA
4 11 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (2.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 7 (2.24%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.32%) HIPAA
System Software
1 20 (6.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.47%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (2.56%) vSphere
4 4 (1.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.32%) Firmware
5 1 (0.32%) NFS
5 1 (0.32%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (8.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (5.75%) FortiGate
3 15 (4.79%) Cisco UCCE
4 14 (4.47%) Nagios
5 12 (3.83%) Cisco UCCX
6 11 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (3.51%) Puppet
7 4 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (1.28%) Nessus
7 4 (1.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.32%) Ansible
8 1 (0.32%) Bacula
8 1 (0.32%) Core Impact
8 1 (0.32%) Nmap
8 1 (0.32%) OpenView
8 1 (0.32%) Rsyslog
8 1 (0.32%) SCCM
8 1 (0.32%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 271 (86.58%) Cisco
2 59 (18.85%) CheckPoint
3 54 (17.25%) Juniper
4 42 (13.42%) F5
5 39 (12.46%) VMware
6 34 (10.86%) Palo Alto
7 22 (7.03%) Microsoft
8 20 (6.39%) Huawei
9 16 (5.11%) Nokia
10 15 (4.79%) Ericsson
11 13 (4.15%) Nokia Networks
12 12 (3.83%) EMC
12 12 (3.83%) HP
13 9 (2.88%) Fortinet
14 8 (2.56%) Extreme Networks
15 7 (2.24%) Aruba
15 7 (2.24%) Intel Security
15 7 (2.24%) Red Hat
15 7 (2.24%) SolarWinds
16 6 (1.92%) Riverbed
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