The first table below looks at the demand for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Southampton region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 42 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing CCNP 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.56% 1.97% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.82% 6.82% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £368 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +25.00%
Qualifications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
71 88 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.00% 28.85% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 66 45
Average daily rate £338 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £129 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 36
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Intel
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) VCP5
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Budget Control
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (16.67%) Nokia
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Designer
1 4 (66.67%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Budget Control
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (66.67%) VCP5
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Intel
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Nokia
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