The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 51 53 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing CCNP 9 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.46% 1.43% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.82% 6.50% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £325 £285 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £21.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+107.14% -53.33%
CCNP
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
102 123 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.59% 22.04% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 92 49
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Sheffield 0 8 £325 +14.03%
CCNP
Yorkshire

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNA
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (30.77%) F5
7 3 (23.08%) CCIE
8 2 (15.38%) WLAN
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) Wireless
8 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 2 (15.38%) Network Security
8 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
9 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
9 1 (7.69%) Network Management
9 1 (7.69%) Acme Packet
9 1 (7.69%) Change Control
9 1 (7.69%) FWSM
9 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (7.69%) NX-OS
9 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (7.69%) CNE

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) WLAN
5 1 (7.69%) BGP
5 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.69%) DMZ
5 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
5 1 (7.69%) FWSM
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.69%) NetScreen
5 1 (7.69%) OSPF
5 1 (7.69%) PBX
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Change Control
1 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
1 1 (7.69%) Migration
1 1 (7.69%) Network Management
1 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
1 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNA
3 3 (23.08%) CCIE
4 1 (7.69%) CNE
4 1 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Novell Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Acme Packet
5 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.69%) Brocade
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) Novell
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Sourcefire