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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 139 133 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing CCNP 135 118 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.34% 1.21% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.16% 4.63% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 62 70
Average daily rate
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£348 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £474 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £31.25 £55.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.18% +139.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £55.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-45.45% +100.00%
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
2618 2549 2105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.02% 26.18% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1400 1268 1024
Average daily rate £375 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 123 130
Average hourly rate £21.55 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.23% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.53 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 17 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

CCNP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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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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 +27 57 £356 +1.78% 17
Hampshire -7 33 £342 -5.65% 13
Buckinghamshire +13 17 £393 -15.13% 4
Surrey +4 15 £343 -6.80% 11
Kent -5 5 £450 +35.84% 3
Oxfordshire -16 4 £320 -4.47% 1
Middlesex +3 2 £313 -34.21%
East Sussex -8 1 - - 1
West Sussex - - - - 2
Home Counties - - - -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 270 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 237 (87.78%) Cisco
3 141 (52.22%) Firewall
4 136 (50.37%) CCNA
5 113 (41.85%) LAN
6 99 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
7 98 (36.30%) WAN
8 89 (32.96%) CheckPoint
9 86 (31.85%) Telecoms
10 80 (29.63%) F5
11 79 (29.26%) Security Cleared
12 76 (28.15%) ITIL
13 68 (25.19%) OSPF
14 63 (23.33%) SC Cleared
15 60 (22.22%) VPN
16 59 (21.85%) Juniper
17 55 (20.37%) MPLS
17 55 (20.37%) BGP
18 48 (17.78%) Network Security
19 41 (15.19%) Cisco Nexus
20 40 (14.81%) Microsoft
20 40 (14.81%) TCP/IP
20 40 (14.81%) Wireless
21 37 (13.70%) CCIE
22 36 (13.33%) VMware
23 34 (12.59%) Network Design
23 34 (12.59%) SLA
24 33 (12.22%) Internet
25 32 (11.85%) EIGRP
25 32 (11.85%) Windows

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.22%) Lync
3 4 (1.48%) IIS
4 2 (0.74%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.37%) Apache
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.37%) FileNet
5 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.59%) MS Office
3 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 141 (52.22%) Firewall
2 113 (41.85%) LAN
3 99 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
4 98 (36.30%) WAN
5 68 (25.19%) OSPF
6 60 (22.22%) VPN
7 55 (20.37%) BGP
7 55 (20.37%) MPLS
8 48 (17.78%) Network Security
9 41 (15.19%) Cisco Nexus
10 40 (14.81%) Wireless
10 40 (14.81%) TCP/IP
11 33 (12.22%) Internet
12 32 (11.85%) EIGRP
13 31 (11.48%) VoIP
14 29 (10.74%) SSL
14 29 (10.74%) RIP
15 27 (10.00%) IPsec
16 24 (8.89%) WLAN
17 23 (8.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.11%) MS Access
2 2 (0.74%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.74%) StarTeam
2 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.37%) Ant
General
1 86 (31.85%) Telecoms
2 10 (3.70%) Finance
3 5 (1.85%) Retail
4 4 (1.48%) Back Office
5 3 (1.11%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.37%) Billing
6 1 (0.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (53.70%) Network Engineer
2 38 (14.07%) IP Engineer
3 37 (13.70%) Security Engineer
4 28 (10.37%) Support Engineer
5 22 (8.15%) Network Support
6 20 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
7 19 (7.04%) Network Support Engineer
7 19 (7.04%) Network Security Engineer
8 17 (6.30%) Design Engineer
9 16 (5.93%) Senior Network Engineer
9 16 (5.93%) Architect
10 15 (5.56%) IP Network Engineer
11 13 (4.81%) Test Engineer
12 12 (4.44%) Analyst
13 11 (4.07%) Consultant
14 10 (3.70%) Network Design Engineer
14 10 (3.70%) Network Specialist
14 10 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 9 (3.33%) Network Consultant
16 7 (2.59%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.11%) XML
1 3 (1.11%) WAP
2 2 (0.74%) HTML
3 1 (0.37%) .NET
3 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.37%) CSS
3 1 (0.37%) JSP
3 1 (0.37%) CGI
3 1 (0.37%) XMPP
3 1 (0.37%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.93%) SecurID
2 14 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.70%) PKI
4 5 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.48%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.11%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.11%) NHS
6 3 (1.11%) Cryptography
7 2 (0.74%) e-Health
8 1 (0.37%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.37%) GIS
8 1 (0.37%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.37%) AVVID
8 1 (0.37%) Tandem
8 1 (0.37%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.37%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.85%) Windows
2 16 (5.93%) Linux
2 16 (5.93%) UNIX
3 12 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.22%) Solaris
6 5 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (28.15%) ITIL
2 34 (12.59%) Network Design
3 30 (11.11%) Validation
4 24 (8.89%) Network Management
5 19 (7.04%) Load Balancing
6 18 (6.67%) Migration
6 18 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 16 (5.93%) eTOM
8 14 (5.19%) Incident Management
9 13 (4.81%) Demand Forecasting
10 12 (4.44%) Test Strategy
10 12 (4.44%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (4.07%) Service Delivery
12 10 (3.70%) Change Management
12 10 (3.70%) Fault Management
13 9 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
14 7 (2.59%) Enterprise Architecture
14 7 (2.59%) CRM
15 6 (2.22%) PRINCE2
16 5 (1.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.59%) SQL
2 4 (1.48%) C
2 4 (1.48%) Perl
3 2 (0.74%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.37%) PHP
4 1 (0.37%) C++
4 1 (0.37%) Java
4 1 (0.37%) Python
4 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 270 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 136 (50.37%) CCNA
3 79 (29.26%) Security Cleared
4 63 (23.33%) SC Cleared
5 37 (13.70%) CCIE
6 31 (11.48%) Degree
7 27 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (9.26%) CCDP
9 24 (8.89%) DV Cleared
10 19 (7.04%) CISSP
11 18 (6.67%) JNCIS
11 18 (6.67%) MCSA
12 17 (6.30%) A+ Certification
12 17 (6.30%) CCSE
12 17 (6.30%) Network+ Certification
13 15 (5.56%) CCSA
14 14 (5.19%) CCIP
15 10 (3.70%) CCSP
16 9 (3.33%) HND
17 8 (2.96%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.59%) SLA
2 22 (8.15%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.22%) QA
4 3 (1.11%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.74%) GPG13
5 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.37%) TickIT
6 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.59%) Firmware
4 5 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.48%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.48%) vSphere
5 4 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.11%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.74%) Squid
7 2 (0.74%) XenApp
8 1 (0.37%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.37%) Snort
8 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.37%) vCloud
8 1 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.37%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (1.85%) Netcool
3 4 (1.48%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (1.11%) OpenView
4 3 (1.11%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.74%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.37%) Nessus
6 1 (0.37%) Nmap
6 1 (0.37%) SCCM
6 1 (0.37%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.37%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.37%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 237 (87.78%) Cisco
2 89 (32.96%) CheckPoint
3 80 (29.63%) F5
4 59 (21.85%) Juniper
5 40 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 36 (13.33%) VMware
7 25 (9.26%) Fortinet
8 18 (6.67%) Blue Coat
9 17 (6.30%) Tufin
10 15 (5.56%) AlgoSec
10 15 (5.56%) HP
10 15 (5.56%) CA
11 13 (4.81%) Citrix
12 9 (3.33%) McAfee
13 8 (2.96%) Nortel
14 6 (2.22%) SolarWinds
15 5 (1.85%) NetApp
15 5 (1.85%) Websense
15 5 (1.85%) Huawei
16 4 (1.48%) Nokia
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