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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 116 175 173
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -2
Contract jobs citing CCNP 135 60 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.45% 0.72% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.21% 2.90% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 32 27
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£350 £369 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +18.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £239 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £474 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £56.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £55.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +40.12%
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
2593 2070 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.78% 24.87% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1252 981 714
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 110 125
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -45.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.15 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +57 71 £320 +15.31% 14
Hampshire -22 19 £375 -11.76% 13
Surrey +11 17 £325 -11.56% 8
Buckinghamshire -1 12 £400 -15.78% 1
Kent -2 7 £450 - 1
West Sussex -14 5 £375 -
Oxfordshire -18 3 £320 +1.18% 1
East Sussex -12 1 £400 +23.07% 1
Middlesex - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Sussex - - - -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 243 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 220 (90.53%) Cisco
3 143 (58.85%) Firewall
4 114 (46.91%) CCNA
5 103 (42.39%) LAN
6 102 (41.98%) WAN
7 98 (40.33%) Cisco ASA
8 87 (35.80%) Security Cleared
9 83 (34.16%) CheckPoint
10 75 (30.86%) SC Cleared
11 73 (30.04%) F5
11 73 (30.04%) Telecoms
12 66 (27.16%) OSPF
13 62 (25.51%) ITIL
14 57 (23.46%) Juniper
15 52 (21.40%) MPLS
16 51 (20.99%) VPN
16 51 (20.99%) Network Security
17 46 (18.93%) BGP
18 40 (16.46%) CCIE
19 37 (15.23%) TCP/IP
20 35 (14.40%) Wireless
21 33 (13.58%) Microsoft
22 31 (12.76%) Windows
22 31 (12.76%) EIGRP
23 30 (12.35%) VMware
24 29 (11.93%) Cisco Nexus
25 28 (11.52%) Validation
25 28 (11.52%) RIP
26 27 (11.11%) SSL

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (4.12%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.23%) IIS
3 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.82%) Lync
4 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.41%) Apache
5 1 (0.41%) FileNet
5 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (7.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 143 (58.85%) Firewall
2 103 (42.39%) LAN
3 102 (41.98%) WAN
4 98 (40.33%) Cisco ASA
5 66 (27.16%) OSPF
6 52 (21.40%) MPLS
7 51 (20.99%) VPN
7 51 (20.99%) Network Security
8 46 (18.93%) BGP
9 37 (15.23%) TCP/IP
10 35 (14.40%) Wireless
11 31 (12.76%) EIGRP
12 29 (11.93%) Cisco Nexus
13 28 (11.52%) RIP
14 27 (11.11%) SSL
14 27 (11.11%) Internet
15 24 (9.88%) VoIP
15 24 (9.88%) IPsec
16 23 (9.47%) WLAN
16 23 (9.47%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.82%) MS Access
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Ant
General
1 73 (30.04%) Telecoms
2 7 (2.88%) Finance
3 3 (1.23%) Back Office
3 3 (1.23%) Retail
4 1 (0.41%) Advertising
4 1 (0.41%) Military
4 1 (0.41%) German Language
4 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 122 (50.21%) Network Engineer
2 33 (13.58%) Security Engineer
3 32 (13.17%) IP Engineer
4 24 (9.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 20 (8.23%) Network Security Engineer
6 19 (7.82%) Design Engineer
7 18 (7.41%) Analyst
8 13 (5.35%) Network Support
8 13 (5.35%) Senior Network Engineer
8 13 (5.35%) Architect
9 12 (4.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 12 (4.94%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 11 (4.53%) Network Design Engineer
10 11 (4.53%) Network Analyst
10 11 (4.53%) Test Engineer
10 11 (4.53%) Consultant
11 10 (4.12%) Support Engineer
12 9 (3.70%) IP Network Engineer
13 8 (3.29%) Network Architect
13 8 (3.29%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.47%) WAP
2 3 (1.23%) .NET
2 3 (1.23%) HTML
2 3 (1.23%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.23%) JSP
3 2 (0.82%) XML
4 1 (0.41%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.58%) SecurID
1 16 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.47%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.65%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.65%) PKI
4 4 (1.65%) AVVID
4 4 (1.65%) NHS
5 3 (1.23%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.82%) PMI
7 1 (0.41%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.41%) Tandem
7 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.76%) Windows
2 19 (7.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (6.17%) UNIX
5 14 (5.76%) Linux
6 4 (1.65%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (1.65%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.23%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.23%) Solaris
7 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.51%) ITIL
2 28 (11.52%) Validation
3 25 (10.29%) Network Management
4 24 (9.88%) Fault Management
5 21 (8.64%) Network Design
6 19 (7.82%) Incident Management
7 17 (7.00%) Change Management
8 16 (6.58%) Migration
8 16 (6.58%) eTOM
9 13 (5.35%) Demand Forecasting
9 13 (5.35%) Test Strategy
10 12 (4.94%) Risk Assessment
10 12 (4.94%) Network Architecture
10 12 (4.94%) Load Balancing
11 10 (4.12%) Service Delivery
12 8 (3.29%) Mentoring
13 7 (2.88%) Project Management
14 6 (2.47%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (2.47%) Time Management
14 6 (2.47%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.06%) SQL
2 3 (1.23%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.23%) Perl
3 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.82%) C
4 1 (0.41%) Python
4 1 (0.41%) C++
4 1 (0.41%) Java
4 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 243 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (46.91%) CCNA
3 87 (35.80%) Security Cleared
4 75 (30.86%) SC Cleared
5 40 (16.46%) CCIE
6 26 (10.70%) Degree
7 21 (8.64%) DV Cleared
8 20 (8.23%) CCSE
8 20 (8.23%) CCSA
9 19 (7.82%) CCDP
9 19 (7.82%) CCIP
10 17 (7.00%) CISSP
11 15 (6.17%) JNCIS
12 13 (5.35%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (4.94%) CCVP
14 10 (4.12%) CCSP
15 8 (3.29%) MCSE
15 8 (3.29%) HND
16 7 (2.88%) HNC
17 6 (2.47%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.11%) SLA
2 20 (8.23%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.88%) QA
4 2 (0.82%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.41%) GPG13
System Software
1 13 (5.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (3.29%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.29%) vSphere
5 6 (2.47%) Firmware
6 4 (1.65%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.23%) Nmap
7 3 (1.23%) ProxySG
7 3 (1.23%) XenApp
8 2 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.82%) UAG
9 1 (0.41%) Xen
9 1 (0.41%) Squid
9 1 (0.41%) Snort
9 1 (0.41%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (3.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (2.88%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (2.47%) Netcool
3 6 (2.47%) OpenView
4 5 (2.06%) CiscoWorks
5 4 (1.65%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.23%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.23%) Nessus
6 3 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.82%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.82%) Foglight
7 2 (0.82%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.41%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 220 (90.53%) Cisco
2 83 (34.16%) CheckPoint
3 73 (30.04%) F5
4 57 (23.46%) Juniper
5 33 (13.58%) Microsoft
6 30 (12.35%) VMware
7 25 (10.29%) HP
8 23 (9.47%) Fortinet
9 19 (7.82%) Blue Coat
10 18 (7.41%) Tufin
11 15 (6.17%) AlgoSec
11 15 (6.17%) Citrix
12 14 (5.76%) Nortel
13 13 (5.35%) CA
14 9 (3.70%) Nokia
15 8 (3.29%) SolarWinds
15 8 (3.29%) McAfee
16 7 (2.88%) Websense
17 6 (2.47%) Crossbeam
17 6 (2.47%) Radware
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