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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 104 128 153
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +25
Contract jobs citing CCNP 174 140 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.97% 1.46% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.38% 5.62% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 71 68
Median daily rate £375 £338 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £52.50 £41.29 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.14% +3.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.24 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-11.58% +6.44%
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
2357 2493 2396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.67% 26.04% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1398 1469 1173
Median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 109 86
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.61% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.20 £14.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £46.00 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.11% +25.00%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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
Hampshire +54 72 £375 +3.44% 14
Berkshire +6 69 £375 +25.00% 8
Surrey +2 10 £375 +11.11% 9
Oxfordshire +6 8 £294 -6.74% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 7 £525 +27.27% 2
West Sussex -13 5 £398 +6.06%
East Sussex +12 1 £225 -10.00%
Kent +5 1 £325 - 7
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 323 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 284 (87.93%) Cisco
3 152 (47.06%) Firewall
4 129 (39.94%) WAN
5 125 (38.70%) CCNA
6 120 (37.15%) LAN
7 108 (33.44%) Security Cleared
8 99 (30.65%) SC Cleared
9 91 (28.17%) CheckPoint
10 89 (27.55%) Cisco ASA
11 79 (24.46%) Network Security
12 75 (23.22%) Data Centre
13 69 (21.36%) Wireless
14 61 (18.89%) BGP
15 58 (17.96%) Cisco Nexus
16 57 (17.65%) Juniper
17 53 (16.41%) VoIP
18 52 (16.10%) ITIL
19 50 (15.48%) MPLS
19 50 (15.48%) OSPF
20 48 (14.86%) Telecoms
21 47 (14.55%) Linux
22 46 (14.24%) CCIE
23 42 (13.00%) VPN
23 42 (13.00%) Palo Alto
24 41 (12.69%) VMware
25 39 (12.07%) F5
26 38 (11.76%) TCP/IP
27 32 (9.91%) DNS
28 30 (9.29%) FortiGate

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 12 (3.72%) Apache
2 7 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.24%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.62%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.62%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.31%) IIS
6 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.17%) MS Office
3 5 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.93%) PaaS
1 3 (0.93%) SaaS
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 152 (47.06%) Firewall
2 129 (39.94%) WAN
3 120 (37.15%) LAN
4 89 (27.55%) Cisco ASA
5 79 (24.46%) Network Security
6 69 (21.36%) Wireless
7 61 (18.89%) BGP
8 58 (17.96%) Cisco Nexus
9 53 (16.41%) VoIP
10 50 (15.48%) MPLS
10 50 (15.48%) OSPF
11 42 (13.00%) VPN
12 38 (11.76%) TCP/IP
13 32 (9.91%) DNS
14 29 (8.98%) IPsec
15 28 (8.67%) EIGRP
16 22 (6.81%) SNMP
17 21 (6.50%) Ethernet
17 21 (6.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 18 (5.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.41%) MongoDB
1 11 (3.41%) MySQL
1 11 (3.41%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.31%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (3.41%) PHPUnit
1 11 (3.41%) Subversion
2 9 (2.79%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (2.48%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (2.17%) StarTeam
5 4 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (14.86%) Telecoms
2 24 (7.43%) Finance
3 8 (2.48%) Retail
4 7 (2.17%) Back Office
4 7 (2.17%) Billing
5 5 (1.55%) Legal
6 4 (1.24%) Military
7 3 (0.93%) Local Government
8 2 (0.62%) Banking
8 2 (0.62%) Electronics
8 2 (0.62%) Law
8 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.62%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 177 (54.80%) Network Engineer
2 49 (15.17%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 46 (14.24%) Cisco Engineer
4 38 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 36 (11.15%) Support Engineer
6 32 (9.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 28 (8.67%) Architect
7 28 (8.67%) Network Support
7 28 (8.67%) Network Support Engineer
8 26 (8.05%) Network Security Engineer
9 23 (7.12%) Consultant
10 21 (6.50%) Firewall Engineer
10 21 (6.50%) Senior Network Engineer
11 18 (5.57%) Design Engineer
11 18 (5.57%) IP Engineer
12 17 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
13 14 (4.33%) Network Architect
14 13 (4.02%) Designer
15 11 (3.41%) Cisco Support Engineer
15 11 (3.41%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.72%) XML
2 11 (3.41%) CakePHP
2 11 (3.41%) jQuery
2 11 (3.41%) JSON
2 11 (3.41%) LAMP
2 11 (3.41%) REST
2 11 (3.41%) SOAP
3 10 (3.10%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.62%) CSS
5 1 (0.31%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.31%) HTML
5 1 (0.31%) VXML
5 1 (0.31%) XMPP
5 1 (0.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 75 (23.22%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 13 (4.02%) Driving Licence
3 13 (4.02%) FlexPod
4 10 (3.10%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.79%) EMC VNX
6 8 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.17%) e-Health
8 5 (1.55%) VCE vBlock
9 4 (1.24%) PKI
10 3 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.93%) Cryptography
10 3 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.62%) Clustering
11 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.62%) IVR
11 2 (0.62%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.62%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.62%) User Experience
12 1 (0.31%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 47 (14.55%) Linux
2 20 (6.19%) Windows
3 17 (5.26%) CentOS
4 15 (4.64%) Windows Server
5 14 (4.33%) Unix
6 13 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (3.72%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.31%) Solaris
10 1 (0.31%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (16.10%) ITIL
2 26 (8.05%) Load Balancing
3 24 (7.43%) Network Design
4 20 (6.19%) Information Security
5 17 (5.26%) Migration
6 15 (4.64%) Network Management
7 14 (4.33%) Service Delivery
8 13 (4.02%) Data Protection
9 12 (3.72%) Configuration Management
9 12 (3.72%) DDoS Mitigation
9 12 (3.72%) High Availability
10 11 (3.41%) DevOps
10 11 (3.41%) ISMS
10 11 (3.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 11 (3.41%) OO PHP
10 11 (3.41%) Problem Management
10 11 (3.41%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 11 (3.41%) Unit Testing
11 10 (3.10%) Capacity Management
11 10 (3.10%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.57%) Python
2 14 (4.33%) Perl
3 13 (4.02%) SQL
4 12 (3.72%) PHP
5 11 (3.41%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.17%) C
7 4 (1.24%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.24%) Ruby
8 2 (0.62%) Tcl
8 2 (0.62%) VBScript
9 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.31%) Java
9 1 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 323 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 125 (38.70%) CCNA
3 108 (33.44%) Security Cleared
4 99 (30.65%) SC Cleared
5 46 (14.24%) CCIE
6 29 (8.98%) CCDP
7 22 (6.81%) CISSP
8 20 (6.19%) Degree
9 19 (5.88%) CCSE
10 18 (5.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (5.26%) CCSA
12 14 (4.33%) CISM
13 12 (3.72%) CCSP
13 12 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (3.41%) NCDA
14 11 (3.41%) RHCSA
15 10 (3.10%) CCVP
16 9 (2.79%) DV Cleared
16 9 (2.79%) RHCE
17 8 (2.48%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.12%) QA
2 21 (6.50%) PCI DSS
3 19 (5.88%) SLA
4 13 (4.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (2.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (1.55%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.62%) GLP
7 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (7.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (6.81%) vSphere
3 10 (3.10%) ProxySG
4 7 (2.17%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.93%) vCloud
5 3 (0.93%) XenApp
6 2 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.31%) NFS
7 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (9.29%) FortiGate
2 14 (4.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 13 (4.02%) Nagios
3 13 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (4.02%) Puppet
4 9 (2.79%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (1.86%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.62%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.62%) Nessus
7 2 (0.62%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.31%) Amdocs OSS
8 1 (0.31%) Ansible
8 1 (0.31%) Bacula
8 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.31%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.31%) Rsyslog
8 1 (0.31%) vRealize
8 1 (0.31%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 284 (87.93%) Cisco
2 91 (28.17%) CheckPoint
3 57 (17.65%) Juniper
4 42 (13.00%) Palo Alto
5 41 (12.69%) VMware
6 39 (12.07%) F5
7 20 (6.19%) Microsoft
8 15 (4.64%) EMC
9 13 (4.02%) NetApp
10 12 (3.72%) Blue Coat
10 12 (3.72%) HP
11 10 (3.10%) AlgoSec
11 10 (3.10%) Citrix
11 10 (3.10%) Fortinet
11 10 (3.10%) Red Hat
11 10 (3.10%) Tufin
12 9 (2.79%) SolarWinds
13 7 (2.17%) CA
13 7 (2.17%) Huawei
13 7 (2.17%) IBM
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