The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 122 132 92
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -40
Contract jobs citing CCNP 11 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.37% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.35% 1.14% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 9
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£475 £314 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.39% +12.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £201 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £374 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £365 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +16.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +20.00%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
813 961 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.25% 32.08% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 610 354
Average daily rate £400 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £478 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 59 37
Average hourly rate £38.25 £33.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.17% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCNP across the South West region.

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the South West region.

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Wiltshire +5 5 £475 +31.03% 12
Bristol +1 2 £295 -
Somerset +17 1 - -
Devon -2 1 - -
Dorset -4 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire -7 1 £575 +76.92%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (94.12%) Cisco
3 23 (67.65%) Firewall
4 21 (61.76%) CCNA
5 18 (52.94%) Juniper
6 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
7 11 (32.35%) WAN
7 11 (32.35%) LAN
8 10 (29.41%) OSPF
8 10 (29.41%) Network Security
9 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
9 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (23.53%) BGP
9 8 (23.53%) MPLS
9 8 (23.53%) VPN
10 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
10 7 (20.59%) H.323
10 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
10 7 (20.59%) Tandberg
10 7 (20.59%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (20.59%) JNCIS
10 7 (20.59%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (17.65%) Network Design
11 6 (17.65%) Wireless
11 6 (17.65%) IPsec
11 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
12 5 (14.71%) Finance
12 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
12 5 (14.71%) VoIP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (67.65%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) WAN
2 11 (32.35%) LAN
3 10 (29.41%) OSPF
3 10 (29.41%) Network Security
4 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (23.53%) BGP
4 8 (23.53%) MPLS
4 8 (23.53%) VPN
5 7 (20.59%) H.323
6 6 (17.65%) Wireless
6 6 (17.65%) IPsec
7 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (14.71%) VoIP
7 5 (14.71%) Ethernet
8 4 (11.76%) IPv4
8 4 (11.76%) IPv6
8 4 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (8.82%) NX-OS
9 3 (8.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Military
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Designer
3 4 (11.76%) Project Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Network Support
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Lead Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Network Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Technician
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Technician
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Network Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (11.76%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.94%) Open Source
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (17.65%) Network Design
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.88%) Network Management
7 1 (2.94%) Change Control
7 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Email Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
7 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) Java
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (61.76%) CCNA
3 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
5 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
5 7 (20.59%) JNCIS
6 3 (8.82%) CCIE
7 1 (2.94%) Degree
7 1 (2.94%) CCSA
7 1 (2.94%) CCVP
7 1 (2.94%) CCSP
7 1 (2.94%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) vSphere
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) XenApp
2 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Cisco
2 18 (52.94%) Juniper
3 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
3 7 (20.59%) Tandberg
4 4 (11.76%) HP
4 4 (11.76%) VMware
4 4 (11.76%) F5
5 3 (8.82%) Meraki
6 2 (5.88%) Remedy
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) Avaya
7 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.94%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.94%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.94%) Brocade
7 1 (2.94%) Wyse
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) SAP
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