The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 47 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing CCNP 11 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.94% 1.63% -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.51% 4.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 0
Median daily rate £375 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £41.29 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-5.54% -8.24%
CCNP
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
169 313 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 29.75% 36.44% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 195 152
Median daily rate £434 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.65% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £185 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 8
Median hourly rate £70.00 £13.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+438.46% -36.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.33 £8.50 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.55 £24.60 £27.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
South Wales +15 9 £375 +3.44% 3
West Wales +8 1 - -
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (65.00%) Firewall
3 12 (60.00%) WAN
4 11 (55.00%) LAN
5 9 (45.00%) CCNA
6 8 (40.00%) VPN
6 8 (40.00%) Wireless
7 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (25.00%) F5
8 5 (25.00%) Internet
9 4 (20.00%) MPLS
9 4 (20.00%) OSPF
9 4 (20.00%) Juniper
9 4 (20.00%) CCIE
9 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
10 3 (15.00%) BGP
10 3 (15.00%) VLAN
10 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
10 3 (15.00%) DNS
10 3 (15.00%) VoIP
10 3 (15.00%) CCDP
11 2 (10.00%) Avaya
11 2 (10.00%) BMC
11 2 (10.00%) CA
11 2 (10.00%) Remedy

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) WAN
3 11 (55.00%) LAN
4 8 (40.00%) VPN
4 8 (40.00%) Wireless
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (25.00%) Internet
7 4 (20.00%) MPLS
7 4 (20.00%) OSPF
8 3 (15.00%) BGP
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) VLAN
8 3 (15.00%) VoIP
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (10.00%) HSRP
9 2 (10.00%) Network Security
9 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Avaya Voice Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Network Deployment Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.00%) Change Control
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.00%) Network Design
2 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCNA
3 4 (20.00%) CCIE
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) CCDP
5 1 (5.00%) CCIP
5 1 (5.00%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (5.00%) CCVP
5 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.00%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) Juniper
5 2 (10.00%) Avaya
5 2 (10.00%) BMC
5 2 (10.00%) CA
5 2 (10.00%) Meraki
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (10.00%) Polycom
5 2 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (5.00%) Aruba
6 1 (5.00%) BT
6 1 (5.00%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (5.00%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.00%) Mitel
6 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam
6 1 (5.00%) VMware