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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 66 125 137
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +12
Contract jobs citing CCNP 80 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.71% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.06% 1.40% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 5 9
Median daily rate £363 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £535 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £32.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -28.88%
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
992 859 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.63% 27.77% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 501 623
Median daily rate £385 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £545 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 37 56
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.13 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% +8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.63 £18.55 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Wiltshire +22 33 £363 -23.68% 2
Gloucestershire +26 25 £338 -41.30% 3
Dorset 0 9 £375 -
Devon 0 6 £375 -
Somerset +12 2 £310 - 1
Bristol -3 1 £275 -6.77%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 West region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 117 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 104 (88.89%) Cisco
3 82 (70.09%) Security Cleared
4 80 (68.38%) SC Cleared
5 70 (59.83%) WAN
6 66 (56.41%) Firewall
7 48 (41.03%) LAN
8 41 (35.04%) BGP
9 39 (33.33%) Juniper
9 39 (33.33%) VPN
9 39 (33.33%) CCNA
10 36 (30.77%) MPLS
10 36 (30.77%) CheckPoint
11 34 (29.06%) OSPF
11 34 (29.06%) Cisco ASA
12 33 (28.21%) IPsec
13 28 (23.93%) DV Cleared
14 27 (23.08%) Wireless
15 25 (21.37%) Linux
16 24 (20.51%) EIGRP
16 24 (20.51%) Telecoms
17 20 (17.09%) ITIL
18 19 (16.24%) VoIP
18 19 (16.24%) JNCIS
19 17 (14.53%) BT
20 15 (12.82%) Fortinet
20 15 (12.82%) Project Management
21 13 (11.11%) Nortel
21 13 (11.11%) Degree
22 11 (9.40%) Network Security

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.42%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 70 (59.83%) WAN
2 66 (56.41%) Firewall
3 48 (41.03%) LAN
4 41 (35.04%) BGP
5 39 (33.33%) VPN
6 36 (30.77%) MPLS
7 34 (29.06%) Cisco ASA
7 34 (29.06%) OSPF
8 33 (28.21%) IPsec
9 27 (23.08%) Wireless
10 24 (20.51%) EIGRP
11 19 (16.24%) VoIP
12 11 (9.40%) Network Security
13 9 (7.69%) WLAN
14 8 (6.84%) IP Telephony
15 7 (5.98%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (5.98%) DHCP
15 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
16 5 (4.27%) HSRP
16 5 (4.27%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (20.51%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.55%) Finance
3 4 (3.42%) Military
4 3 (2.56%) Billing
5 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (0.85%) Local Government
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (47.86%) Network Engineer
2 29 (24.79%) Designer
3 28 (23.93%) Network Designer
4 22 (18.80%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 16 (13.68%) Field Engineer
5 16 (13.68%) Network Field Engineer
6 11 (9.40%) IP Designer
7 10 (8.55%) Architect
7 10 (8.55%) Cisco Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (5.98%) Network Architect
9 7 (5.98%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (5.98%) Telecoms Architect
10 6 (5.13%) Analyst
11 5 (4.27%) Firewall Engineer
11 5 (4.27%) Network Analyst
11 5 (4.27%) Network Support
12 4 (3.42%) Cisco Design Engineer
12 4 (3.42%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 4 (3.42%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) OCX
2 2 (1.71%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.98%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.13%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.42%) Blog
3 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.42%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.42%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.85%) BYOD
5 1 (0.85%) Handset
5 1 (0.85%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.85%) Informatics
5 1 (0.85%) iPhone
5 1 (0.85%) PKI
5 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.85%) Social Media
5 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.37%) Linux
2 5 (4.27%) Windows
3 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.85%) CatOS
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.09%) ITIL
2 15 (12.82%) Project Management
3 11 (9.40%) SIEM
4 9 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 7 (5.98%) Network Design
6 6 (5.13%) ITIL V3
6 6 (5.13%) MODAF
6 6 (5.13%) Project Planning
6 6 (5.13%) TOGAF
7 5 (4.27%) Change Management
7 5 (4.27%) Migration
7 5 (4.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (4.27%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.27%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (3.42%) Change Control
8 4 (3.42%) Contingency Planning
9 3 (2.56%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.56%) Data Analysis
9 3 (2.56%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 117 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (70.09%) Security Cleared
3 80 (68.38%) SC Cleared
4 39 (33.33%) CCNA
5 28 (23.93%) DV Cleared
6 19 (16.24%) JNCIS
7 13 (11.11%) Degree
8 11 (9.40%) JNCIP
9 10 (8.55%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (6.84%) CCIE
11 4 (3.42%) CISSP
11 4 (3.42%) HND
12 3 (2.56%) CCSA
12 3 (2.56%) CCSE
12 3 (2.56%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (1.71%) MCSE
13 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 6 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.85%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.42%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.71%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) vCloud
4 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) TrustSec
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.85%) vMotion
Vendors
1 104 (88.89%) Cisco
2 39 (33.33%) Juniper
3 36 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 17 (14.53%) BT
5 15 (12.82%) Fortinet
6 13 (11.11%) Nortel
7 11 (9.40%) F5
8 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
8 7 (5.98%) VMware
9 6 (5.13%) Intel Security
9 6 (5.13%) Sourcefire
10 5 (4.27%) Meraki
10 5 (4.27%) Nokia
10 5 (4.27%) Palo Alto
10 5 (4.27%) Polycom
11 4 (3.42%) Blue Coat
11 4 (3.42%) Genesys
11 4 (3.42%) HP
11 4 (3.42%) Siemens
11 4 (3.42%) TippingPoint
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