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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England / South East
Rank 87 126 129
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +3
Contract jobs citing CCNP 171 132 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.36% 1.59% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.58% 5.75% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 91 57
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £251 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £16.75 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +29.41%

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
1993 2295 2606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.46% 27.66% 28.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1197 1352 1263
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 123 119
Median hourly rate £23.19 £45.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.46% +143.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.05 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £60.55 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +35 69 £400 +14.28% 5
Hampshire -7 47 £425 +7.59% 4
Buckinghamshire +22 30 £366 +6.93%
Oxfordshire +1 8 £313 -26.47% 1
Surrey +14 6 £380 +38.18% 7
East Sussex +7 5 - - 3
Kent +1 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £325 - 1
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 South East region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 307 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 274 (89.25%) Cisco
3 157 (51.14%) CCNA
4 130 (42.35%) Firewall
5 99 (32.25%) WAN
5 99 (32.25%) LAN
6 86 (28.01%) Security Cleared
7 85 (27.69%) CCIE
8 71 (23.13%) Data Centre
9 68 (22.15%) Cisco ASA
10 65 (21.17%) Cisco Nexus
10 65 (21.17%) ITIL
10 65 (21.17%) Juniper
11 64 (20.85%) SC Cleared
12 61 (19.87%) Telecoms
13 56 (18.24%) VoIP
14 55 (17.92%) OSPF
15 52 (16.94%) F5
16 51 (16.61%) BGP
17 50 (16.29%) VPN
18 48 (15.64%) MPLS
19 47 (15.31%) CheckPoint
20 43 (14.01%) Network Design
21 41 (13.36%) VMware
22 39 (12.70%) Network Security
23 38 (12.38%) DNS
24 33 (10.75%) CCDP
24 33 (10.75%) Windows
24 33 (10.75%) Cisco CUCM
25 32 (10.42%) Wireless

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 8 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.28%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.95%) IIS
4 4 (1.30%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.33%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (2.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.63%) MS Office
3 3 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.33%) IaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) PaaS
2 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 130 (42.35%) Firewall
2 99 (32.25%) LAN
2 99 (32.25%) WAN
3 68 (22.15%) Cisco ASA
4 65 (21.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 56 (18.24%) VoIP
6 55 (17.92%) OSPF
7 51 (16.61%) BGP
8 50 (16.29%) VPN
9 48 (15.64%) MPLS
10 39 (12.70%) Network Security
11 38 (12.38%) DNS
12 32 (10.42%) Wireless
13 29 (9.45%) Unified Communications
14 27 (8.79%) TCP/IP
15 23 (7.49%) Internet
16 21 (6.84%) DHCP
17 20 (6.51%) Ethernet
18 19 (6.19%) VLAN
19 18 (5.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.30%) Big Data
3 1 (0.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.63%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (1.63%) StarTeam
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.33%) AppScan
3 1 (0.33%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.33%) GDB
3 1 (0.33%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.33%) Subversion
3 1 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.33%) WinDbg
General
1 61 (19.87%) Telecoms
2 14 (4.56%) Back Office
3 12 (3.91%) Retail
4 9 (2.93%) Finance
5 5 (1.63%) Legal
6 3 (0.98%) Billing
7 2 (0.65%) Electronics
7 2 (0.65%) Law
7 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 145 (47.23%) Network Engineer
2 51 (16.61%) Cisco Engineer
3 38 (12.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 35 (11.40%) Architect
5 25 (8.14%) Security Engineer
6 24 (7.82%) Design Engineer
6 24 (7.82%) Network Security Engineer
7 18 (5.86%) Consultant
7 18 (5.86%) Network Architect
7 18 (5.86%) Senior Network Engineer
8 16 (5.21%) Analyst
8 16 (5.21%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 15 (4.89%) Administrator
9 15 (4.89%) Support Engineer
10 14 (4.56%) Network Design Engineer
11 12 (3.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 12 (3.91%) Firewall Engineer
11 12 (3.91%) Network Support
11 12 (3.91%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 12 (3.91%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.95%) 802.1X
1 6 (1.95%) XMPP
2 3 (0.98%) Middleware
3 2 (0.65%) CSS
3 2 (0.65%) jQuery
4 1 (0.33%) .NET
4 1 (0.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.33%) CakePHP
4 1 (0.33%) CGI
4 1 (0.33%) HTML
4 1 (0.33%) LAMP
4 1 (0.33%) Web Services
4 1 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 71 (23.13%) Data Centre
2 10 (3.26%) Computer Science
2 10 (3.26%) Driving Licence
3 9 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.93%) IVR
3 9 (2.93%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.95%) Virtual Team
5 5 (1.63%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.30%) IPTV
6 4 (1.30%) PKI
6 4 (1.30%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (0.98%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (0.98%) STB
7 3 (0.98%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.65%) Clustering
9 1 (0.33%) BBC
9 1 (0.33%) e-Health
9 1 (0.33%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.75%) Windows
2 21 (6.84%) Linux
3 18 (5.86%) Windows Server
4 15 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (3.26%) Unix
5 10 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.61%) CentOS
7 6 (1.95%) Solaris
7 6 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.30%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.30%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.30%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.98%) Android
10 1 (0.33%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (21.17%) ITIL
2 43 (14.01%) Network Design
3 25 (8.14%) Migration
4 24 (7.82%) Load Balancing
5 19 (6.19%) Change Management
6 14 (4.56%) Incident Management
6 14 (4.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (3.58%) Project Management
7 11 (3.58%) Service Management
8 10 (3.26%) High Availability
8 10 (3.26%) ITSM
8 10 (3.26%) Network Management
9 9 (2.93%) Capacity Management
9 9 (2.93%) Service Delivery
10 8 (2.61%) Information Security
10 8 (2.61%) Mentoring
10 8 (2.61%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (2.61%) Problem Management
11 7 (2.28%) Data Management
11 7 (2.28%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.26%) SQL
2 9 (2.93%) PowerShell
2 9 (2.93%) Python
3 7 (2.28%) Ruby
4 6 (1.95%) C
5 2 (0.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.65%) Perl
5 2 (0.65%) PHP
5 2 (0.65%) VBScript
6 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.33%) C#
6 1 (0.33%) C++
6 1 (0.33%) Java
6 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 307 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 157 (51.14%) CCNA
3 86 (28.01%) Security Cleared
4 85 (27.69%) CCIE
5 64 (20.85%) SC Cleared
6 33 (10.75%) CCDP
7 23 (7.49%) CCIP
7 23 (7.49%) DV Cleared
8 22 (7.17%) Degree
8 22 (7.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (6.51%) CCSE
10 19 (6.19%) CCSA
10 19 (6.19%) CCVP
10 19 (6.19%) JNCIA
11 14 (4.56%) MCSA
12 12 (3.91%) HP ASE
13 10 (3.26%) HP MASE
13 10 (3.26%) JNCIE
13 10 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (2.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.89%) SLA
2 12 (3.91%) PCI DSS
3 11 (3.58%) QA
4 4 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.65%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.33%) HIPAA
System Software
1 23 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (6.51%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.91%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.63%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (1.63%) ISA Server
5 5 (1.63%) UAG
6 2 (0.65%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.33%) Firmware
7 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.33%) vSphere
7 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (10.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (5.86%) Cisco UCCE
2 18 (5.86%) Cisco UCCX
3 14 (4.56%) FortiGate
4 11 (3.58%) Nagios
5 7 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (2.28%) Puppet
6 4 (1.30%) Nessus
6 4 (1.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.65%) Cisco CME
7 2 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.33%) Core Impact
8 1 (0.33%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.33%) Nexpose
8 1 (0.33%) OpenView
8 1 (0.33%) SCCM
8 1 (0.33%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.33%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 274 (89.25%) Cisco
2 65 (21.17%) Juniper
3 52 (16.94%) F5
4 47 (15.31%) CheckPoint
5 41 (13.36%) VMware
6 24 (7.82%) HP
7 23 (7.49%) Nokia
8 21 (6.84%) Microsoft
9 20 (6.51%) Huawei
10 18 (5.86%) Aruba
11 17 (5.54%) Fortinet
12 15 (4.89%) Ericsson
12 15 (4.89%) Riverbed
13 13 (4.23%) Nokia Networks
14 12 (3.91%) Palo Alto
15 10 (3.26%) Citrix
16 9 (2.93%) EMC
17 8 (2.61%) Blue Coat
18 7 (2.28%) Forcepoint
18 7 (2.28%) Red Hat
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