The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 22 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Contract jobs citing CCNP 10 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.57% 1.18% 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.38% 3.92% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.96 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £21.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+110.71% -53.33%
CCNP
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
65 102 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 29.68% 30.09% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 85 60
Median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £37.96 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.07% +40.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £24.78 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £48.23 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 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 Southampton region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 32 (100.00%) LAN
1 32 (100.00%) WAN
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (96.88%) Firewall
3 30 (93.75%) Cisco
3 30 (93.75%) Wireless
4 29 (90.63%) Network Security
4 29 (90.63%) SC Cleared
4 29 (90.63%) Security Cleared
4 29 (90.63%) Palo Alto
5 23 (71.88%) VoIP
6 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
7 19 (59.38%) CCNA
8 18 (56.25%) FortiGate
8 18 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
10 10 (31.25%) AlgoSec
10 10 (31.25%) Tufin
11 9 (28.13%) IP Telephony
11 9 (28.13%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (28.13%) SLA
11 9 (28.13%) Fault Management
12 3 (9.38%) Network Design
13 2 (6.25%) CCDP
14 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
14 1 (3.13%) CCIE
14 1 (3.13%) Juniper
14 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
14 1 (3.13%) Service Management
14 1 (3.13%) Change Management

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) LAN
1 32 (100.00%) WAN
2 31 (96.88%) Firewall
3 30 (93.75%) Wireless
4 29 (90.63%) Network Security
5 23 (71.88%) VoIP
6 18 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (28.13%) IP Telephony
7 9 (28.13%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.13%) BGP
8 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.13%) FTP
8 1 (3.13%) HTTP
8 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
8 1 (3.13%) MPLS
8 1 (3.13%) OSPF
8 1 (3.13%) SMTP
8 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.13%) VLAN
8 1 (3.13%) VPN
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Network Engineer
2 20 (62.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 13 (40.63%) Network Security Engineer
3 13 (40.63%) Security Engineer
4 10 (31.25%) Firewall Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Network Support
6 4 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Design Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Data Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Designer
8 1 (3.13%) Network Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Network Designer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Fault Management
2 3 (9.38%) Network Design
3 1 (3.13%) Change Management
3 1 (3.13%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.13%) Migration
3 1 (3.13%) Network Management
3 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (90.63%) SC Cleared
2 29 (90.63%) Security Cleared
3 19 (59.38%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) CCDP
5 1 (3.13%) CCIE
5 1 (3.13%) CCSE
5 1 (3.13%) CEH
5 1 (3.13%) MCP
5 1 (3.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) Cisco
2 29 (90.63%) Palo Alto
3 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
4 10 (31.25%) AlgoSec
4 10 (31.25%) Tufin
5 1 (3.13%) Brocade
5 1 (3.13%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat