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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 118 132 150
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +18
Contract jobs citing CCNP 144 141 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.73% 1.43% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.87% 5.32% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 90 71
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 £275 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.96 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.79% -24.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £37.96 £43.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £37.96 £56.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £21.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+107.14% -53.33%
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
2096 2649 2401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.17% 26.83% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1296 1590 1222
Median daily rate £400 £390 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 115 118
Median hourly rate £30.90 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 24 September 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
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 24 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 September 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 +9 47 £368 +19.51% 6
Hampshire +35 44 £400 +6.66% 12
Surrey +27 21 £388 +21.56% 8
Middlesex +9 10 £438 -2.77% 1
Oxfordshire -18 9 £300 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire +2 7 £400 - 4
West Sussex -10 3 £480 +37.21% 1
East Sussex +6 1 £225 -12.62% 1
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 300 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 263 (87.67%) Cisco
3 137 (45.67%) Firewall
4 123 (41.00%) CCNA
5 115 (38.33%) LAN
6 110 (36.67%) WAN
7 81 (27.00%) Security Cleared
8 79 (26.33%) CheckPoint
9 77 (25.67%) Cisco ASA
10 75 (25.00%) Network Security
11 72 (24.00%) SC Cleared
12 68 (22.67%) Data Centre
13 58 (19.33%) CCIE
14 57 (19.00%) Cisco Nexus
15 53 (17.67%) ITIL
16 49 (16.33%) Wireless
17 48 (16.00%) Juniper
18 47 (15.67%) OSPF
18 47 (15.67%) BGP
19 44 (14.67%) VoIP
20 42 (14.00%) Telecoms
21 40 (13.33%) F5
22 39 (13.00%) MPLS
23 38 (12.67%) VPN
23 38 (12.67%) Linux
23 38 (12.67%) VMware
23 38 (12.67%) Palo Alto
24 37 (12.33%) DNS
25 32 (10.67%) TCP/IP
26 29 (9.67%) 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 13 (4.33%) Apache
2 7 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (3.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.33%) MS Office
3 4 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.33%) PaaS
1 4 (1.33%) SaaS
2 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.33%) IaaS
3 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 137 (45.67%) Firewall
2 115 (38.33%) LAN
3 110 (36.67%) WAN
4 77 (25.67%) Cisco ASA
5 75 (25.00%) Network Security
6 57 (19.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 49 (16.33%) Wireless
8 47 (15.67%) BGP
8 47 (15.67%) OSPF
9 44 (14.67%) VoIP
10 39 (13.00%) MPLS
11 38 (12.67%) VPN
12 37 (12.33%) DNS
13 32 (10.67%) TCP/IP
14 23 (7.67%) WLAN
15 22 (7.33%) IPsec
16 19 (6.33%) Internet
17 18 (6.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 17 (5.67%) SNMP
19 16 (5.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.00%) MySQL
2 11 (3.67%) MongoDB
2 11 (3.67%) NoSQL
3 7 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (4.00%) PHPUnit
1 12 (4.00%) Subversion
2 9 (3.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (1.67%) StarTeam
4 2 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.33%) AppScan
5 1 (0.33%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.33%) GDB
5 1 (0.33%) WinDbg
General
1 42 (14.00%) Telecoms
2 18 (6.00%) Finance
3 16 (5.33%) Retail
4 7 (2.33%) Billing
5 6 (2.00%) Back Office
6 4 (1.33%) Law
6 4 (1.33%) Legal
7 2 (0.67%) Banking
7 2 (0.67%) Electronics
7 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.67%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Local Government
8 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 172 (57.33%) Network Engineer
2 48 (16.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 45 (15.00%) Security Engineer
4 39 (13.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 37 (12.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 34 (11.33%) Network Security Engineer
7 25 (8.33%) Architect
7 25 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
8 24 (8.00%) Support Engineer
9 22 (7.33%) Network Support
9 22 (7.33%) Network Support Engineer
10 21 (7.00%) Consultant
11 16 (5.33%) Administrator
12 15 (5.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
12 15 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
13 13 (4.33%) Infrastructure Architect
14 12 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 12 (4.00%) Developer
14 12 (4.00%) PHP Developer
15 11 (3.67%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.33%) jQuery
2 12 (4.00%) CakePHP
2 12 (4.00%) LAMP
2 12 (4.00%) XML
3 11 (3.67%) JSON
3 11 (3.67%) REST
3 11 (3.67%) SOAP
4 7 (2.33%) 802.1X
5 4 (1.33%) XMPP
6 2 (0.67%) CSS
6 2 (0.67%) HTML
7 1 (0.33%) .NET
7 1 (0.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.33%) VXML
7 1 (0.33%) Web Services
7 1 (0.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 68 (22.67%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 10 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.00%) EMC VNX
5 5 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.33%) e-Health
6 4 (1.33%) FlexPod
7 3 (1.00%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.00%) PKI
8 2 (0.67%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.67%) IVR
8 2 (0.67%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.67%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.33%) BBC
9 1 (0.33%) Clustering
9 1 (0.33%) Eurex
9 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.67%) Linux
2 25 (8.33%) Windows
3 20 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 15 (5.00%) Unix
5 14 (4.67%) CentOS
6 13 (4.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.67%) Solaris
9 4 (1.33%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (1.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.33%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.33%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.33%) SUSE
10 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.67%) ITIL
2 27 (9.00%) Load Balancing
3 23 (7.67%) Network Design
4 17 (5.67%) Information Security
5 15 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 13 (4.33%) Migration
6 13 (4.33%) Network Management
6 13 (4.33%) Service Delivery
7 12 (4.00%) OO PHP
7 12 (4.00%) Unit Testing
8 11 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (3.67%) DDoS Mitigation
8 11 (3.67%) Incident Management
8 11 (3.67%) Project Management
9 10 (3.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 10 (3.33%) Problem Management
9 10 (3.33%) Risk Management
9 10 (3.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 9 (3.00%) Fault Management
10 9 (3.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (5.67%) SQL
2 14 (4.67%) PHP
3 13 (4.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (4.00%) Python
5 11 (3.67%) Perl
6 5 (1.67%) C
6 5 (1.67%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.00%) VBScript
8 2 (0.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.67%) Java
9 1 (0.33%) C#
9 1 (0.33%) C++
9 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 300 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 123 (41.00%) CCNA
3 81 (27.00%) Security Cleared
4 72 (24.00%) SC Cleared
5 58 (19.33%) CCIE
6 25 (8.33%) CCDP
7 19 (6.33%) CCVP
7 19 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (6.00%) CISSP
9 17 (5.67%) CCSE
9 17 (5.67%) Degree
10 15 (5.00%) CCSA
10 15 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (4.33%) MCSE
12 11 (3.67%) CISM
12 11 (3.67%) RHCSA
13 10 (3.33%) CCSP
14 9 (3.00%) DV Cleared
14 9 (3.00%) RHCE
15 7 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.67%) QA
2 21 (7.00%) PCI DSS
3 18 (6.00%) SLA
4 10 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (2.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 7 (2.33%) JSP 440
7 3 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.33%) HIPAA
System Software
1 18 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.67%) vSphere
3 11 (3.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (3.00%) ProxySG
5 8 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.00%) XenApp
7 1 (0.33%) Firmware
7 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.33%) NFS
7 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (9.67%) FortiGate
2 15 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (4.33%) Cisco UCCE
4 10 (3.33%) Nagios
4 10 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (3.33%) Puppet
5 7 (2.33%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (1.33%) Nessus
7 4 (1.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.67%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.33%) Ansible
10 1 (0.33%) Bacula
10 1 (0.33%) Core Impact
10 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.33%) Rsyslog
10 1 (0.33%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 263 (87.67%) Cisco
2 79 (26.33%) CheckPoint
3 48 (16.00%) Juniper
4 40 (13.33%) F5
5 38 (12.67%) Palo Alto
5 38 (12.67%) VMware
6 24 (8.00%) Microsoft
7 14 (4.67%) HP
8 12 (4.00%) Fortinet
9 10 (3.33%) AlgoSec
9 10 (3.33%) Blue Coat
9 10 (3.33%) Citrix
9 10 (3.33%) EMC
9 10 (3.33%) Tufin
10 8 (2.67%) Huawei
10 8 (2.67%) SolarWinds
11 7 (2.33%) Riverbed
12 6 (2.00%) Intel Security
12 6 (2.00%) NetApp
12 6 (2.00%) Red Hat
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